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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 44 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.59% 2.68% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.20% 5.74% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 3
Average salary £28,500 £25,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
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
119 122 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 37.78% 46.74% 54.92%
Number of salaries quoted 97 81 94
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (88.24%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) HTML
3 12 (70.59%) HTML5
4 11 (64.71%) MySQL
5 9 (52.94%) Linux
5 9 (52.94%) PHP5
6 8 (47.06%) Web Development
6 8 (47.06%) OO
6 8 (47.06%) UNIX
7 7 (41.18%) Zend
8 6 (35.29%) OOP
9 5 (29.41%) MVC
9 5 (29.41%) Laravel
10 4 (23.53%) CSS3
10 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
10 4 (23.53%) Degree
10 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
10 4 (23.53%) SQL
11 3 (17.65%) Subversion
11 3 (17.65%) Symfony
11 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
12 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
12 2 (11.76%) jQuery
12 2 (11.76%) WordPress
12 2 (11.76%) CMS
12 2 (11.76%) LAMP
12 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
13 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
13 1 (5.88%) .NET

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (11.76%) WordPress
1 2 (11.76%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Grunt
3 1 (5.88%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) PHP Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Web Developer
4 5 (29.41%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Web Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Web Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) CSS
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 12 (70.59%) HTML5
3 5 (29.41%) Laravel
4 4 (23.53%) CSS3
5 3 (17.65%) Symfony
6 2 (11.76%) jQuery
6 2 (11.76%) LAMP
7 1 (5.88%) .NET
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.88%) Web Services
7 1 (5.88%) XML
7 1 (5.88%) Ajax
7 1 (5.88%) RESTful
7 1 (5.88%) Smarty
7 1 (5.88%) Zend Framework
7 1 (5.88%) JSON
7 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (5.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) UNIX
3 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Web Development
1 8 (47.06%) OO
2 6 (35.29%) OOP
3 5 (29.41%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) PHP5
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Zend
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Half
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago