The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 21 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 14 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.83% 4.98% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 11.86% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 6
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,300 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £29,550 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
PHP
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 Solihull region.

Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
77 118 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 32.08% 41.99% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 71 105 92
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

PHP
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

PHP Salary Trend in Solihull

PHP
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Solihull

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing PHP 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 PHP.

1 22 (84.62%) HTML
1 22 (84.62%) CSS
2 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 15 (57.69%) Web Development
4 12 (46.15%) SaaS
5 11 (42.31%) HTML5
6 10 (38.46%) MySQL
6 10 (38.46%) OO
7 9 (34.62%) OOP
7 9 (34.62%) MVC
7 9 (34.62%) LAMP
7 9 (34.62%) Web Design
7 9 (34.62%) CSS3
7 9 (34.62%) User Experience
8 7 (26.92%) Linked Data
8 7 (26.92%) jQuery
8 7 (26.92%) Linux
8 7 (26.92%) Java
9 6 (23.08%) Apache
9 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (19.23%) SQL
10 5 (19.23%) Web Services
10 5 (19.23%) PHPUnit
10 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
11 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
11 4 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (15.38%) TDD
11 4 (15.38%) Semantic Web
11 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
11 4 (15.38%) Degree

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing PHP 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 PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) Apache
2 4 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (11.54%) Apache Solr
4 2 (7.69%) CMS
5 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) MySQL
2 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) PHPUnit
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) WebDriver
4 2 (7.69%) gulp
4 2 (7.69%) Subversion
4 2 (7.69%) Xdebug
5 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.54%) Local Government
2 1 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 18 (69.23%) PHP Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 4 (15.38%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) LAMP Developer
5 3 (11.54%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (11.54%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 3 (11.54%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) CSS
1 22 (84.62%) HTML
2 11 (42.31%) HTML5
3 9 (34.62%) CSS3
3 9 (34.62%) LAMP
4 7 (26.92%) jQuery
5 5 (19.23%) Web Services
6 3 (11.54%) Ajax
6 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
6 3 (11.54%) JDBC
6 3 (11.54%) Lucene
6 3 (11.54%) ODBC
7 2 (7.69%) Laravel
7 2 (7.69%) RESTful
7 2 (7.69%) Semantic UI
7 2 (7.69%) Symfony
8 1 (3.85%) .NET
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) User Experience
2 7 (26.92%) Linked Data
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) Semantic Web
4 1 (3.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Solaris
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Web Development
2 10 (38.46%) OO
3 9 (34.62%) MVC
3 9 (34.62%) OOP
3 9 (34.62%) Web Design
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 4 (15.38%) TDD
6 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.54%) OO PHP
6 3 (11.54%) SDLC
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) Content Management
7 2 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (7.69%) Dependency Management
7 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.69%) Open Source
7 2 (7.69%) SOA
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 7 (26.92%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Ruby
4 3 (11.54%) SPARQL
5 2 (7.69%) C
5 2 (7.69%) C++
5 2 (7.69%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Apple
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
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