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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 140 135 117
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 7 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 0.098% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 0.23% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 9
Median salary £21,000 £28,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +14.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
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
805 879 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.05% 42.88% 38.87%
Number of salaries quoted 661 779 654
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,758 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 2016.

PHP 5 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 34 (100.00%) PHP
2 32 (94.12%) MySQL
3 31 (91.18%) CSS
3 31 (91.18%) HTML
3 31 (91.18%) JavaScript
4 29 (85.29%) LAMP
4 29 (85.29%) jQuery
5 28 (82.35%) nginx
5 28 (82.35%) Apache
5 28 (82.35%) Linux
5 28 (82.35%) LEMP Stack
6 27 (79.41%) Web Development
7 25 (73.53%) Google
7 25 (73.53%) Symfony
7 25 (73.53%) Zend
7 25 (73.53%) Git (software)
7 25 (73.53%) Open Source
8 24 (70.59%) Magento
8 24 (70.59%) REST
8 24 (70.59%) Zend Framework
8 24 (70.59%) JSON
8 24 (70.59%) Ubuntu
8 24 (70.59%) XML
8 24 (70.59%) Debian
9 15 (44.12%) E-Commerce
10 14 (41.18%) OOD
10 14 (41.18%) OO
10 14 (41.18%) Scrum
10 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (32.35%) Games

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 28 (82.35%) Apache
1 28 (82.35%) nginx
2 5 (14.71%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.88%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 24 (70.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (94.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (73.53%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (32.35%) Games
2 2 (5.88%) Billing
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
2 24 (70.59%) PHP Developer
3 22 (64.71%) Web Developer
4 16 (47.06%) PHP Web Developer
5 14 (41.18%) Magento Developer
5 14 (41.18%) PHP Magento Developer
6 10 (29.41%) Graduate
6 10 (29.41%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (17.65%) Graduate Web Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Graduate PHP Developer
9 3 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
10 2 (5.88%) HTML Developer
10 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
10 2 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
11 1 (2.94%) Full Stack Developer
11 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
11 1 (2.94%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 1 (2.94%) Python Developer
11 1 (2.94%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (91.18%) CSS
1 31 (91.18%) HTML
2 29 (85.29%) jQuery
2 29 (85.29%) LAMP
3 28 (82.35%) LEMP Stack
4 25 (73.53%) Symfony
5 24 (70.59%) JSON
5 24 (70.59%) REST
5 24 (70.59%) XML
5 24 (70.59%) Zend Framework
6 4 (11.76%) Ajax
7 2 (5.88%) Laravel
8 1 (2.94%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) iPad
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Oculus Rift
3 1 (2.94%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Linux
2 24 (70.59%) Debian
2 24 (70.59%) Ubuntu
3 10 (29.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Web Development
2 25 (73.53%) Open Source
3 15 (44.12%) E-Commerce
4 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (41.18%) OO
4 14 (41.18%) OOD
4 14 (41.18%) Scrum
5 10 (29.41%) iOS Development
5 10 (29.41%) OO PHP
5 10 (29.41%) Re-Platforming
6 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (8.82%) OOP
7 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.88%) API Integration
8 2 (5.88%) Coaching
8 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.88%) MVC
8 2 (5.88%) Web Design
9 1 (2.94%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (91.18%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.94%) Go
4 1 (2.94%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) PHP 4
4 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Google
1 25 (73.53%) Zend
2 2 (5.88%) HubSpot