The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 144 122 131
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.12% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 0.36% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Median salary £45,229 £29,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.96% +8.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,413 £29,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,046 £33,000 £33,050
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
PHP 5
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
923 842 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 38.17% 43.90% 40.57%
Number of salaries quoted 745 763 744
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,350 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP 5 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PHP 5
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the Birmingham region.

PHP 5 Salary Trend in Birmingham

PHP 5
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

PHP 5 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing PHP 5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 24 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 22 (91.67%) HTML
2 22 (91.67%) CSS
3 21 (87.50%) MySQL
3 21 (87.50%) jQuery
4 20 (83.33%) Web Development
4 20 (83.33%) LAMP
5 19 (79.17%) Linux
5 19 (79.17%) Symfony
5 19 (79.17%) Git (software)
6 18 (75.00%) nginx
6 18 (75.00%) Zend
6 18 (75.00%) Google
6 18 (75.00%) Apache
6 18 (75.00%) Open Source
6 18 (75.00%) LEMP Stack
7 17 (70.83%) REST
7 17 (70.83%) Debian
7 17 (70.83%) XML
7 17 (70.83%) Ubuntu
7 17 (70.83%) JSON
7 17 (70.83%) Zend Framework
7 17 (70.83%) Magento
8 10 (41.67%) Games
8 10 (41.67%) Computer Science
8 10 (41.67%) Degree
8 10 (41.67%) Apple iOS
8 10 (41.67%) iOS Development
9 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce

PHP 5
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (75.00%) Apache
1 18 (75.00%) nginx
2 2 (8.33%) CMS
2 2 (8.33%) Drupal
2 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.33%) WordPress
3 1 (4.17%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 17 (70.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) GitHub
1 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (87.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (79.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) gulp
General
1 10 (41.67%) Games
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 17 (70.83%) PHP Developer
3 14 (58.33%) Web Developer
4 10 (41.67%) Graduate
4 10 (41.67%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
6 7 (29.17%) Magento Developer
6 7 (29.17%) PHP Magento Developer
7 6 (25.00%) Graduate Web Developer
8 4 (16.67%) Graduate PHP Developer
9 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 2 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
10 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
10 1 (4.17%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Python Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) CSS
1 22 (91.67%) HTML
2 21 (87.50%) jQuery
3 20 (83.33%) LAMP
4 19 (79.17%) Symfony
5 18 (75.00%) LEMP Stack
6 17 (70.83%) JSON
6 17 (70.83%) REST
6 17 (70.83%) XML
6 17 (70.83%) Zend Framework
7 4 (16.67%) Laravel
8 1 (4.17%) Ajax
8 1 (4.17%) CSS3
8 1 (4.17%) HTML5
8 1 (4.17%) Memcached
8 1 (4.17%) PhoneGap
8 1 (4.17%) Sass
8 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) Oculus Rift
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Linux
2 17 (70.83%) Debian
2 17 (70.83%) Ubuntu
3 10 (41.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Web Development
2 18 (75.00%) Open Source
3 10 (41.67%) iOS Development
4 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 8 (33.33%) OO
5 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (29.17%) OO PHP
5 7 (29.17%) OOD
5 7 (29.17%) Re-Platforming
5 7 (29.17%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) MVC
7 2 (8.33%) API Integration
7 2 (8.33%) OOP
7 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Coaching
8 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Open Source Development
8 1 (4.17%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) Go
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) PHP 4
3 1 (4.17%) PHP 7
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.17%) Plesk
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Google
1 18 (75.00%) Zend
2 1 (4.17%) HubSpot