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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 35 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 15 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.30% 1.82% 2.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.90% 4.39% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 7
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% +14.03%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £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
126 114 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 44.52% 41.61% 45.96%
Number of salaries quoted 114 88 97
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 May 2015, 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 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (95.45%) CSS
2 21 (95.45%) HTML
3 19 (86.36%) MySQL
4 15 (68.18%) HTML5
5 14 (63.64%) PHP5
5 14 (63.64%) Web Development
5 14 (63.64%) UNIX
5 14 (63.64%) Linux
6 13 (59.09%) OO
7 12 (54.55%) Zend
7 12 (54.55%) Laravel
8 11 (50.00%) OOP
9 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
10 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
10 7 (31.82%) SQL
10 7 (31.82%) Degree
11 6 (27.27%) MVC
12 5 (22.73%) JSON
12 5 (22.73%) Symfony
12 5 (22.73%) RESTful
13 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
13 3 (13.64%) Backbone.js
13 3 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (13.64%) Grunt
13 3 (13.64%) Subversion
14 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
14 2 (9.09%) Advertising
14 2 (9.09%) CMS
14 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 2 (9.09%) CMS
1 2 (9.09%) Joomla!
1 2 (9.09%) WordPress
2 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Grunt
2 3 (13.64%) Subversion
3 2 (9.09%) PHPUnit
4 1 (4.55%) Yeoman
General
1 2 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) PHP Developer
3 11 (50.00%) Web Developer
4 5 (22.73%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (13.64%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Junior Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Junior
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Web Designer
6 2 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior Web Designer
6 2 (9.09%) Designer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior Designer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) CSS
1 21 (95.45%) HTML
2 15 (68.18%) HTML5
3 12 (54.55%) Laravel
4 5 (22.73%) JSON
4 5 (22.73%) Symfony
4 5 (22.73%) RESTful
5 3 (13.64%) Backbone.js
5 3 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (9.09%) Sass
6 2 (9.09%) Ember.js
6 2 (9.09%) Yii
6 2 (9.09%) CSS3
6 2 (9.09%) CakePHP
6 2 (9.09%) jQuery
6 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.09%) Marionette.js
7 1 (4.55%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (4.55%) Smarty
7 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) UNIX
1 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Web Development
2 13 (59.09%) OO
3 11 (50.00%) OOP
4 6 (27.27%) MVC
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (9.09%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (63.64%) PHP5
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Zend
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Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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