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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 42 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 10 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.94% 5.20% 1.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.54% 12.61% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 3
Average salary £26,250 £28,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -37.77%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
153 111 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 45.00% 41.26% 61.82%
Number of salaries quoted 133 82 110
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Solihull

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 December 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%) JavaScript
2 16 (84.21%) HTML
2 16 (84.21%) CSS
3 10 (52.63%) MySQL
4 8 (42.11%) MVC
5 7 (36.84%) jQuery
5 7 (36.84%) HTML5
6 6 (31.58%) OO
7 5 (26.32%) Linux
7 5 (26.32%) Web Development
7 5 (26.32%) WordPress
8 4 (21.05%) OOP
8 4 (21.05%) SEO
8 4 (21.05%) LAMP
8 4 (21.05%) PHP5
8 4 (21.05%) CSS3
9 3 (15.79%) SQL
9 3 (15.79%) UNIX
9 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.79%) Ajax
9 3 (15.79%) Degree
9 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
9 3 (15.79%) Magento
9 3 (15.79%) User Experience
10 2 (10.53%) .NET
10 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
10 2 (10.53%) Web Services
10 2 (10.53%) XML
10 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
10 2 (10.53%) CMS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (26.32%) WordPress
2 2 (10.53%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Drupal
3 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Grunt
1 1 (5.26%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) Web Developer
2 12 (63.16%) PHP Developer
3 6 (31.58%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior
5 2 (10.53%) Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) Web Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Designer
5 2 (10.53%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) PHP Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Web Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Web Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) HTML
1 16 (84.21%) CSS
2 7 (36.84%) jQuery
2 7 (36.84%) HTML5
3 4 (21.05%) CSS3
3 4 (21.05%) LAMP
4 3 (15.79%) Ajax
5 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 2 (10.53%) XML
5 2 (10.53%) .NET
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
5 2 (10.53%) Backbone.js
5 2 (10.53%) Underscore.js
6 1 (5.26%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.26%) Sass
6 1 (5.26%) Laravel
6 1 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (5.26%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.79%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) MVC
2 6 (31.58%) OO
3 5 (26.32%) Web Development
4 4 (21.05%) SEO
4 4 (21.05%) OOP
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) OO PHP
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) PHP5
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Zend
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