The table below looks at the statistics for OO PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO PHP over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
Rank 171 167 190
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +23
Permanent jobs citing OO PHP 55 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.96% 0.71% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.90% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 51 36 8
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,250 £31,900
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
OO PHP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4641 4099 3580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.90% 78.56% 75.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3981 3480 3038
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OO PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO PHP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO PHP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OO PHP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO PHP across the West Midlands region.

OO PHP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

OO PHP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO PHP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

OO PHP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

OO PHP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO PHP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +21 45 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Birmingham -11 9 £30,000 +25.00% 1
Shropshire - 1 £24,000 -
OO PHP
England

OO PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing OO 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 OO PHP.

1 64 (100.00%) PHP
1 64 (100.00%) OO
2 62 (96.88%) HTML
3 60 (93.75%) CSS
4 55 (85.94%) jQuery
5 53 (82.81%) JavaScript
6 52 (81.25%) MVC
7 44 (68.75%) MySQL
8 37 (57.81%) Zend
9 34 (53.13%) TDD
10 33 (51.56%) HTML5
11 32 (50.00%) Git (software)
11 32 (50.00%) Scrum
12 30 (46.88%) Symfony
13 29 (45.31%) WordPress
13 29 (45.31%) CSS3
14 28 (43.75%) Yii
14 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (42.19%) Subversion
16 26 (40.63%) Linux
17 20 (31.25%) PHP5
18 19 (29.69%) BDD
19 17 (26.56%) Apache
20 16 (25.00%) UNIX
20 16 (25.00%) PHP4
20 16 (25.00%) Open Source
21 15 (23.44%) PHPUnit
21 15 (23.44%) Behat
21 15 (23.44%) Software Engineering
22 12 (18.75%) Jenkins

OO PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing OO 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 OO PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (45.31%) WordPress
2 17 (26.56%) Apache
3 10 (15.63%) CMS
4 2 (3.13%) Moodle
5 1 (1.56%) nginx
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (68.75%) MySQL
2 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 27 (42.19%) Subversion
3 15 (23.44%) PHPUnit
3 15 (23.44%) Behat
4 12 (18.75%) Jenkins
5 9 (14.06%) Hudson
6 7 (10.94%) JIRA
7 3 (4.69%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 53 (82.81%) Developer
2 36 (56.25%) PHP Developer
3 18 (28.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 17 (26.56%) Web Developer
5 11 (17.19%) Software Engineer
6 8 (12.50%) Junior
6 8 (12.50%) Junior Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Junior Web Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Web Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Junior PHP Programmer
9 3 (4.69%) Junior PHP Developer
9 3 (4.69%) PHP Programmer
9 3 (4.69%) Web Programmer
9 3 (4.69%) Junior Programmer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Programmer
9 3 (4.69%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 2 (3.13%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (96.88%) HTML
2 60 (93.75%) CSS
3 55 (85.94%) jQuery
4 33 (51.56%) HTML5
5 30 (46.88%) Symfony
6 29 (45.31%) CSS3
7 28 (43.75%) Yii
8 10 (15.63%) Zend Framework
8 10 (15.63%) RESTful
9 3 (4.69%) Ajax
9 3 (4.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Open Source
2 8 (12.50%) Social Media
3 6 (9.38%) Blog
4 5 (7.81%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (40.63%) Linux
2 16 (25.00%) UNIX
3 9 (14.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) OO
2 52 (81.25%) MVC
3 34 (53.13%) TDD
4 32 (50.00%) Scrum
5 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (29.69%) BDD
7 15 (23.44%) Software Engineering
8 10 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
10 7 (10.94%) OOD
11 6 (9.38%) OOP
12 5 (7.81%) SEO
12 5 (7.81%) Integration Testing
13 3 (4.69%) Customer Engagement
14 2 (3.13%) Refactoring
15 1 (1.56%) Web Development
15 1 (1.56%) Content Management
15 1 (1.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) PHP
2 53 (82.81%) JavaScript
3 20 (31.25%) PHP5
4 16 (25.00%) PHP4
5 2 (3.13%) SQL
6 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 37 (57.81%) Zend
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