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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 139 122 139
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% 0.27% 0.086%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 0.60% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Median salary £60,000 £29,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+106.89% +13.72%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+36.66% -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
978 830 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.21% 44.01% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 802 751 838
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 25 September 2016.

PHP 5 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (80.00%) jQuery
2 12 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (73.33%) Open Source
3 11 (73.33%) Google
3 11 (73.33%) Web Development
3 11 (73.33%) Symfony
3 11 (73.33%) MySQL
3 11 (73.33%) LAMP
4 10 (66.67%) Linux
4 10 (66.67%) Zend
5 9 (60.00%) Zend Framework
5 9 (60.00%) JSON
5 9 (60.00%) Ubuntu
5 9 (60.00%) Magento
5 9 (60.00%) REST
5 9 (60.00%) nginx
5 9 (60.00%) XML
5 9 (60.00%) Apache
5 9 (60.00%) Debian
5 9 (60.00%) LEMP Stack
6 6 (40.00%) iOS Development
6 6 (40.00%) Games
6 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
6 6 (40.00%) Degree
6 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (26.67%) OO

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 9 (60.00%) Apache
1 9 (60.00%) nginx
2 2 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (13.33%) WordPress
3 1 (6.67%) Drupal
3 1 (6.67%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) gulp
General
1 6 (40.00%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (80.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Graduate
3 6 (40.00%) Graduate Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Web Developer
5 4 (26.67%) Graduate PHP Developer
6 3 (20.00%) Magento Developer
6 3 (20.00%) PHP Magento Developer
6 3 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Graduate Web Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
8 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (6.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Python Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) CSS
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
1 12 (80.00%) jQuery
2 11 (73.33%) LAMP
2 11 (73.33%) Symfony
3 9 (60.00%) JSON
3 9 (60.00%) LEMP Stack
3 9 (60.00%) REST
3 9 (60.00%) XML
3 9 (60.00%) Zend Framework
4 4 (26.67%) Laravel
5 2 (13.33%) Memcached
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) PhoneGap
6 1 (6.67%) Sass
6 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Oculus Rift
2 1 (6.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Debian
2 9 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Open Source
1 11 (73.33%) Web Development
2 6 (40.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (26.67%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 3 (20.00%) OOD
4 3 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (13.33%) API Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) OOP
5 2 (13.33%) Open Source Development
5 2 (13.33%) Pay per click
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) B2B
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Go
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) PHP 4
3 2 (13.33%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (6.67%) Plesk
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Google
2 10 (66.67%) Zend