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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 30 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 9 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.25% 3.70% 2.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.34% 6.99% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 9
Average salary £30,000 £28,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -12.87%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
142 143 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 51.26% 52.96% 46.28%
Number of salaries quoted 135 127 117
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,265 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Solihull

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 25 (86.21%) HTML
2 23 (79.31%) MySQL
3 21 (72.41%) CSS
4 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
5 14 (48.28%) HTML5
6 12 (41.38%) Web Development
7 10 (34.48%) Laravel
7 10 (34.48%) SQL
7 10 (34.48%) Linux
7 10 (34.48%) MVC
8 9 (31.03%) Degree
8 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
8 9 (31.03%) Zend
8 9 (31.03%) jQuery
9 8 (27.59%) PHP5
9 8 (27.59%) JSON
9 8 (27.59%) RESTful
9 8 (27.59%) OO
9 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
10 7 (24.14%) OOP
10 7 (24.14%) UNIX
10 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
11 6 (20.69%) Backbone.js
11 6 (20.69%) Apache
11 6 (20.69%) Ember.js
11 6 (20.69%) Marionette.js
12 5 (17.24%) API Design
12 5 (17.24%) Windows
12 5 (17.24%) KnockoutJS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 6 (20.69%) Apache
2 4 (13.79%) IIS
2 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.90%) Joomla!
3 2 (6.90%) WordPress
4 1 (3.45%) nginx
4 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.45%) GIMP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
1 4 (13.79%) Internet
1 4 (13.79%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.79%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (13.79%) Grunt
2 4 (13.79%) gulp
3 2 (6.90%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.45%) CMake
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 2 (6.90%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Web Developer
3 10 (34.48%) PHP Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (6.90%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Junior
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.45%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) HTML
2 21 (72.41%) CSS
3 14 (48.28%) HTML5
4 10 (34.48%) Laravel
5 9 (31.03%) jQuery
6 8 (27.59%) RESTful
6 8 (27.59%) JSON
6 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
7 6 (20.69%) Marionette.js
7 6 (20.69%) Backbone.js
7 6 (20.69%) Ember.js
8 5 (17.24%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (13.79%) Sass
10 3 (10.34%) CakePHP
10 3 (10.34%) CSS3
10 3 (10.34%) LAMP
11 2 (6.90%) Symfony
11 2 (6.90%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) UNIX
3 5 (17.24%) Windows
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Debian
5 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Web Development
2 10 (34.48%) MVC
3 8 (27.59%) OO
4 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (24.14%) OOP
5 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.24%) API Design
6 3 (10.34%) TDD
7 2 (6.90%) Validation
7 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (6.90%) OO PHP
8 1 (3.45%) Security Patching
8 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.45%) BDD
8 1 (3.45%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) PHP5
4 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
4 4 (13.79%) VB
5 1 (3.45%) VC++
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (13.79%) XenApp
2 1 (3.45%) KVM
2 1 (3.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Zend
2 4 (13.79%) IBM
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Citrix
2 4 (13.79%) VMware
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull
Just Say Please
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago