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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 129 123 117
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 11 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.47% 0.099% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.48% 0.23% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 7
Median salary £21,000 £28,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +14.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -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
741 858 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.68% 42.67% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 614 763 662
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 June 2016.

PHP 5 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 42 (100.00%) PHP
2 41 (97.62%) MySQL
3 38 (90.48%) CSS
3 38 (90.48%) HTML
3 38 (90.48%) JavaScript
4 36 (85.71%) LAMP
4 36 (85.71%) jQuery
5 35 (83.33%) Linux
5 35 (83.33%) Apache
6 34 (80.95%) nginx
6 34 (80.95%) LEMP Stack
7 31 (73.81%) Web Development
8 29 (69.05%) Symfony
8 29 (69.05%) Zend
8 29 (69.05%) Git (software)
8 29 (69.05%) Debian
9 28 (66.67%) XML
9 28 (66.67%) Magento
9 28 (66.67%) Open Source
9 28 (66.67%) Zend Framework
9 28 (66.67%) JSON
9 28 (66.67%) Google
9 28 (66.67%) Ubuntu
9 28 (66.67%) REST
10 19 (45.24%) E-Commerce
11 18 (42.86%) OOD
11 18 (42.86%) Scrum
11 18 (42.86%) OO
11 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (30.95%) 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 35 (83.33%) Apache
2 34 (80.95%) nginx
3 6 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.76%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (66.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (97.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (69.05%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) PhpStorm
General
1 13 (30.95%) Games
2 4 (9.52%) Billing
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (85.71%) Developer
2 29 (69.05%) PHP Developer
3 26 (61.90%) Web Developer
4 20 (47.62%) PHP Web Developer
5 18 (42.86%) Magento Developer
5 18 (42.86%) PHP Magento Developer
6 10 (23.81%) Graduate
6 10 (23.81%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Graduate Web Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Graduate PHP Developer
9 3 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
10 2 (4.76%) HTML Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
11 1 (2.38%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 1 (2.38%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (90.48%) CSS
1 38 (90.48%) HTML
2 36 (85.71%) jQuery
2 36 (85.71%) LAMP
3 34 (80.95%) LEMP Stack
4 29 (69.05%) Symfony
5 28 (66.67%) JSON
5 28 (66.67%) REST
5 28 (66.67%) XML
5 28 (66.67%) Zend Framework
6 7 (16.67%) Ajax
7 3 (7.14%) Laravel
8 1 (2.38%) CSS3
8 1 (2.38%) HTML5
8 1 (2.38%) LESS
8 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) iPad
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) Oculus Rift
3 1 (2.38%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 35 (83.33%) Linux
2 29 (69.05%) Debian
3 28 (66.67%) Ubuntu
4 10 (23.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Web Development
2 28 (66.67%) Open Source
3 19 (45.24%) E-Commerce
4 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (42.86%) OO
4 18 (42.86%) OOD
4 18 (42.86%) Scrum
5 10 (23.81%) iOS Development
5 10 (23.81%) OO PHP
5 10 (23.81%) Re-Platforming
6 8 (19.05%) Performance Optimisation
7 6 (14.29%) Data Protection
8 5 (11.90%) OOP
8 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
9 4 (9.52%) API Integration
9 4 (9.52%) MVC
10 2 (4.76%) Coaching
10 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (4.76%) Web Design
11 1 (2.38%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) PHP
2 38 (90.48%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Zend
2 28 (66.67%) Google
3 2 (4.76%) HubSpot
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat