The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 43 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.44% 2.42% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.98% 5.26% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 1
Average salary £28,500 £28,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
117 114 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 40.77% 45.97% 56.77%
Number of salaries quoted 89 100 65
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,300 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PHP
West Midlands

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 18 (94.74%) CSS
3 14 (73.68%) SQL
4 12 (63.16%) Perl
4 12 (63.16%) Java
4 12 (63.16%) Linux
5 11 (57.89%) Sybase
5 11 (57.89%) CRM
5 11 (57.89%) RDBMS
5 11 (57.89%) SLA
5 11 (57.89%) Sage
5 11 (57.89%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (57.89%) C
5 11 (57.89%) C++
5 11 (57.89%) ITIL
5 11 (57.89%) UNIX
5 11 (57.89%) Windows
5 11 (57.89%) Solaris
5 11 (57.89%) Shell Script
5 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
6 8 (42.11%) MySQL
7 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
7 7 (36.84%) Progress
7 7 (36.84%) Degree
8 4 (21.05%) jQuery
8 4 (21.05%) Time Management
9 3 (15.79%) CodeIgniter
9 3 (15.79%) Capita
9 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
10 2 (10.53%) Eclipse

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (5.26%) WordPress
1 1 (5.26%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) RDBMS
1 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
2 8 (42.11%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
1 2 (10.53%) Flash Builder
General
1 1 (5.26%) Games
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 10 (52.63%) Support Analyst
3 8 (42.11%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) PHP Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Developer
6 1 (5.26%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 18 (94.74%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (10.53%) Flash
5 2 (10.53%) XML
5 2 (10.53%) LAMP
5 2 (10.53%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) Adobe AIR
6 1 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) UNIX
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) CRM
1 11 (57.89%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Time Management
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) Game Development
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) Perl
2 12 (63.16%) Java
3 11 (57.89%) C
3 11 (57.89%) C++
3 11 (57.89%) Shell Script
4 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) ActionScript
5 2 (10.53%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Sybase
1 11 (57.89%) Sage
1 11 (57.89%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (36.84%) Progress
3 3 (15.79%) Capita
4 2 (10.53%) Adobe