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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 132 105 107
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +2
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 2 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.086% 1.02% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 2.22% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 3
Average salary £25,500 £27,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.42% -21.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £35,900 £41,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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
964 992 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.53% 46.16% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 833 915 651
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 14 (87.50%) Zend
3 12 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (75.00%) HTML
3 12 (75.00%) CSS
4 11 (68.75%) MySQL
4 11 (68.75%) OO
5 9 (56.25%) MVC
5 9 (56.25%) jQuery
6 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (43.75%) Subversion
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 6 (37.50%) IIS
8 6 (37.50%) Apache
8 6 (37.50%) Web Services
8 6 (37.50%) Linux
8 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
8 6 (37.50%) Symfony
8 6 (37.50%) Zend Framework
8 6 (37.50%) Magento
9 5 (31.25%) CSS3
9 5 (31.25%) HTML5
10 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
10 4 (25.00%) OOP
10 4 (25.00%) Python
10 4 (25.00%) Perl
10 4 (25.00%) Java
10 4 (25.00%) C#
10 4 (25.00%) .NET
10 4 (25.00%) Ruby

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (37.50%) IIS
1 6 (37.50%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (43.75%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Junior PHP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 9 (56.25%) jQuery
3 6 (37.50%) Web Services
3 6 (37.50%) Symfony
3 6 (37.50%) Zend Framework
4 5 (31.25%) HTML5
4 5 (31.25%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (12.50%) Laravel
6 2 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (6.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) OO
2 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 4 (25.00%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) PowerHouse
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
5 1 (6.25%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Zend
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
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