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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 124 103 106
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 8 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.45% 0.59% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 1.48% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 14
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -19.35%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
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
769 745 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.94% 39.78% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 683 662 701
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
3 10 (76.92%) OOP
4 9 (69.23%) OO
5 8 (61.54%) Zend
6 7 (53.85%) MySQL
7 6 (46.15%) CSS
7 6 (46.15%) HTML
7 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
7 6 (46.15%) Apache
7 6 (46.15%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (38.46%) Symfony
8 5 (38.46%) Degree
9 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
9 4 (30.77%) XML
9 4 (30.77%) Ajax
9 4 (30.77%) CakePHP
9 4 (30.77%) jQuery
10 3 (23.08%) PEAR
10 3 (23.08%) PHPUnit
10 3 (23.08%) JSON
10 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
10 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
10 3 (23.08%) Trac
10 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (23.08%) Bugzilla
10 3 (23.08%) Scrum
11 2 (15.38%) LAMP
11 2 (15.38%) Computer Science

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (46.15%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) PEAR
1 3 (23.08%) PHPUnit
1 3 (23.08%) Trac
1 3 (23.08%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Head of Development
3 5 (38.46%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 5 (38.46%) PHP Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 2 (15.38%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (15.38%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (38.46%) Symfony
3 4 (30.77%) XML
3 4 (30.77%) Ajax
3 4 (30.77%) CakePHP
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) LAMP
6 1 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (7.69%) Yii
6 1 (7.69%) Smarty
6 1 (7.69%) Laravel
6 1 (7.69%) WML
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) FMCG
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) OOP
2 9 (69.23%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
4 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP4
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Zend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience.
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience
Posted: 11 days ago