The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 120 110 112
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 11 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.55% 0.50% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.28% 1.25% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 18
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £24,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £40,000 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
PHP5
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
862 797 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.72% 39.59% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 771 707 892
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PHP5
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Birmingham region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Birmingham

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PHP5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP5.

1 22 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 16 (72.73%) MySQL
3 15 (68.18%) CSS
3 15 (68.18%) HTML
4 14 (63.64%) Linux
4 14 (63.64%) jQuery
5 11 (50.00%) OOP
6 10 (45.45%) OO
7 9 (40.91%) Zend
7 9 (40.91%) HTML5
7 9 (40.91%) CSS3
8 8 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (36.36%) SQL
9 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
9 7 (31.82%) Apache
9 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
9 7 (31.82%) W3C
9 7 (31.82%) Retail
9 7 (31.82%) Web Accessibility
9 7 (31.82%) Symfony
10 6 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (27.27%) XML
11 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
11 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (22.73%) Degree
12 4 (18.18%) JSON
12 4 (18.18%) CakePHP
12 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
12 4 (18.18%) Ajax

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PHP5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Drupal
2 1 (4.55%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) MySQL
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Bugzilla
1 3 (13.64%) PEAR
1 3 (13.64%) PHPUnit
1 3 (13.64%) Trac
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Hudson
General
1 7 (31.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) PHP Developer
3 12 (54.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 10 (45.45%) Web Developer
5 9 (40.91%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (27.27%) Head of Development
7 2 (9.09%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Graduate
8 1 (4.55%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Linux Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) CSS
1 15 (68.18%) HTML
2 14 (63.64%) jQuery
3 9 (40.91%) HTML5
3 9 (40.91%) CSS3
4 7 (31.82%) Symfony
5 6 (27.27%) XML
5 6 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (18.18%) CakePHP
6 4 (18.18%) Ajax
6 4 (18.18%) JSON
7 2 (9.09%) XHTML
7 2 (9.09%) LAMP
7 2 (9.09%) Laravel
8 1 (4.55%) Yii
8 1 (4.55%) REST
8 1 (4.55%) Zend Framework
8 1 (4.55%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (4.55%) RESTful
8 1 (4.55%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) W3C
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Social Media
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Debian
2 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) OOP
2 10 (45.45%) OO
3 8 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (31.82%) Web Accessibility
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
6 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) OO PHP
7 3 (13.64%) Web Development
8 2 (9.09%) Project Management
8 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.55%) OOD
9 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (4.55%) CRM
9 1 (4.55%) MVC
9 1 (4.55%) SEO
9 1 (4.55%) Web Design
9 1 (4.55%) Logistics
9 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Zend
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