The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 119 116 108
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 6 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.29% 0.21% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 0.69% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Symfony
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
580 580 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.75% 30.56% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 548 524 506
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symfony across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Symfony Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Symfony
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symfony across the Birmingham region.

Symfony Salary Trend in Birmingham

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Symfony 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 Symfony.

1 36 (100.00%) PHP
2 35 (97.22%) MySQL
3 34 (94.44%) HTML
3 34 (94.44%) JavaScript
4 33 (91.67%) CSS
5 32 (88.89%) Zend
6 29 (80.56%) Backbone.js
7 27 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
7 27 (75.00%) Ember.js
7 27 (75.00%) AngularJS
8 15 (41.67%) jQuery
8 15 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (38.89%) OOP
9 14 (38.89%) Apache
9 14 (38.89%) REST
9 14 (38.89%) Underscore.js
10 12 (33.33%) SQL
10 12 (33.33%) OOD
10 12 (33.33%) Subversion
10 12 (33.33%) Ubuntu
10 12 (33.33%) Web Development
10 12 (33.33%) JSON
10 12 (33.33%) Open Source
10 12 (33.33%) SaaS
10 12 (33.33%) Algorithms
11 5 (13.89%) MVC
12 4 (11.11%) Linux
12 4 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
12 4 (11.11%) Drupal
12 4 (11.11%) Laravel

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Symfony 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 Symfony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (38.89%) Apache
2 4 (11.11%) Drupal
3 2 (5.56%) CMS
4 1 (2.78%) WordPress
4 1 (2.78%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 12 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (97.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.56%) Publishing
1 2 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (41.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 14 (38.89%) Web Developer
4 12 (33.33%) Applications Developer
4 12 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
5 7 (19.44%) PHP Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Senior Applications Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Senior Web Applications Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Graduate
6 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Graduate Web Developer
7 4 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
7 4 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (5.56%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (94.44%) HTML
2 33 (91.67%) CSS
3 29 (80.56%) Backbone.js
4 27 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
4 27 (75.00%) Ember.js
4 27 (75.00%) AngularJS
5 15 (41.67%) jQuery
6 14 (38.89%) Underscore.js
6 14 (38.89%) REST
7 12 (33.33%) JSON
8 4 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
8 4 (11.11%) Laravel
9 3 (8.33%) HTML5
9 3 (8.33%) LAMP
10 2 (5.56%) XHTML
10 2 (5.56%) Yii
10 2 (5.56%) CSS3
11 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (2.78%) FuelPHP
11 1 (2.78%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 12 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) OOP
2 12 (33.33%) OOD
2 12 (33.33%) Web Development
3 5 (13.89%) MVC
4 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) PHP
2 34 (94.44%) JavaScript
3 12 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) PHP5
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) Zend
2 1 (2.78%) SAP