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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 102 124 107
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -17
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 26 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.26% 0.055% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.22% 0.13% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 4
Average salary £30,000 £21,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% -25.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,500 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
808 784 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.07% 43.34% 47.70%
Number of salaries quoted 715 730 641
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016.

PHP 5 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PHP 5 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 PHP 5.

1 47 (100.00%) PHP
1 47 (100.00%) MySQL
2 34 (72.34%) CSS
2 34 (72.34%) HTML
2 34 (72.34%) JavaScript
3 33 (70.21%) Linux
3 33 (70.21%) Apache
3 33 (70.21%) LAMP
3 33 (70.21%) jQuery
4 32 (68.09%) nginx
4 32 (68.09%) LEMP Stack
5 30 (63.83%) Git (software)
5 30 (63.83%) Debian
6 29 (61.70%) Scrum
6 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (61.70%) OO
6 29 (61.70%) E-Commerce
6 29 (61.70%) OOD
6 29 (61.70%) XML
6 29 (61.70%) REST
6 29 (61.70%) Open Source
6 29 (61.70%) Magento
6 29 (61.70%) Symfony
6 29 (61.70%) Zend
6 29 (61.70%) Zend Framework
6 29 (61.70%) Google
6 29 (61.70%) Ubuntu
6 29 (61.70%) Web Development
6 29 (61.70%) JSON
6 29 (61.70%) Performance Optimisation

PHP 5
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PHP 5 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 PHP 5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (70.21%) Apache
2 32 (68.09%) nginx
3 3 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.13%) Drupal
4 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (61.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.66%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (63.83%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) PhpStorm
General
1 13 (27.66%) Billing
1 13 (27.66%) Games
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (93.62%) Developer
2 43 (91.49%) PHP Developer
3 29 (61.70%) PHP Web Developer
3 29 (61.70%) Web Developer
4 22 (46.81%) Magento Developer
4 22 (46.81%) PHP Magento Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Graduate
5 7 (14.89%) Graduate Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Graduate PHP Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Graduate Web Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Billing Developer
7 1 (2.13%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (2.13%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.13%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.13%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (72.34%) CSS
1 34 (72.34%) HTML
2 33 (70.21%) jQuery
2 33 (70.21%) LAMP
3 32 (68.09%) LEMP Stack
4 29 (61.70%) JSON
4 29 (61.70%) REST
4 29 (61.70%) Symfony
4 29 (61.70%) XML
4 29 (61.70%) Zend Framework
5 4 (8.51%) Ajax
6 2 (4.26%) HTML5
7 1 (2.13%) CSS3
7 1 (2.13%) Laravel
7 1 (2.13%) LESS
7 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (70.21%) Linux
2 30 (63.83%) Debian
3 29 (61.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (61.70%) E-Commerce
1 29 (61.70%) OO
1 29 (61.70%) OOD
1 29 (61.70%) Open Source
1 29 (61.70%) Performance Optimisation
1 29 (61.70%) Scrum
1 29 (61.70%) Web Development
2 14 (29.79%) Unit Testing
3 13 (27.66%) API Integration
3 13 (27.66%) MVC
3 13 (27.66%) OOP
4 7 (14.89%) Web Application Development
5 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.13%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (2.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) PHP
2 34 (72.34%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 29 (61.70%) Google
1 29 (61.70%) Zend
2 1 (2.13%) Adobe
2 1 (2.13%) HubSpot
2 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
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