The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 86 72 97
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 147 161 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.68% 3.23% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 3.40% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 140 150 108
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £38,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
PHP Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5230 4731 4579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.00% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4639 3998 4018
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

PHP Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

PHP Developer
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 PHP Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +17 42 £31,500 +11.50% 5
Birmingham -19 27 £31,500 +14.54% 7
Coventry -20 25 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Staffordshire -3 16 £35,000 +66.66% 1
Shropshire +4 11 £31,500 +14.54% 2
Worcestershire 0 11 £30,000 -
Solihull - 8 £28,750 - 2
Wolverhampton 0 6 £33,750 -20.58% 2
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 280 (100.00%) PHP
2 250 (89.29%) HTML
3 226 (80.71%) CSS
4 212 (75.71%) JavaScript
5 205 (73.21%) MySQL
6 193 (68.93%) jQuery
7 162 (57.86%) MVC
8 123 (43.93%) OO
9 109 (38.93%) PHP5
10 102 (36.43%) HTML5
11 99 (35.36%) Linux
12 69 (24.64%) CSS3
13 64 (22.86%) Zend
14 60 (21.43%) OO PHP
15 54 (19.29%) Git (software)
16 48 (17.14%) OOP
17 47 (16.79%) Subversion
18 45 (16.07%) CMS
18 45 (16.07%) E-Commerce
19 44 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
19 44 (15.71%) Yii
20 41 (14.64%) LAMP
20 41 (14.64%) Marketing
21 37 (13.21%) Web Development
21 37 (13.21%) XHTML
21 37 (13.21%) SQL Server
21 37 (13.21%) Open Source
22 36 (12.86%) Drupal
22 36 (12.86%) SQL
23 34 (12.14%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (16.07%) CMS
2 36 (12.86%) Drupal
3 34 (12.14%) Apache
4 28 (10.00%) WordPress
5 8 (2.86%) Joomla!
6 6 (2.14%) GlassFish
7 5 (1.79%) concrete5
8 3 (1.07%) Moodle
9 1 (0.36%) Node.js
9 1 (0.36%) IIS
9 1 (0.36%) nginx
9 1 (0.36%) Liferay
9 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (6.07%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (2.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (5.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.07%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.00%) Internet
2 11 (3.93%) DNS
3 2 (0.71%) Intranet
3 2 (0.71%) HTTP
4 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (73.21%) MySQL
2 37 (13.21%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.21%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.14%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.71%) SQLite
6 2 (0.71%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.71%) Redis
7 1 (0.36%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (19.29%) Git (software)
2 47 (16.79%) Subversion
3 9 (3.21%) JIRA
4 6 (2.14%) Ant
4 6 (2.14%) PHPUnit
4 6 (2.14%) Phing
5 5 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.79%) Behat
6 3 (1.07%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.36%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.36%) Selenium
7 1 (0.36%) Zend Studio
7 1 (0.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 41 (14.64%) Marketing
2 16 (5.71%) Retail
3 11 (3.93%) Advertising
4 6 (2.14%) Finance
5 4 (1.43%) Law
6 2 (0.71%) Publishing
6 2 (0.71%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (89.29%) HTML
2 226 (80.71%) CSS
3 193 (68.93%) jQuery
4 102 (36.43%) HTML5
5 69 (24.64%) CSS3
6 44 (15.71%) Yii
7 41 (14.64%) LAMP
8 37 (13.21%) XHTML
9 33 (11.79%) Ajax
9 33 (11.79%) Symfony
10 28 (10.00%) REST
11 24 (8.57%) Web Services
12 18 (6.43%) Laravel
13 17 (6.07%) .NET
13 17 (6.07%) SOAP
14 15 (5.36%) Backbone.js
15 12 (4.29%) Zend Framework
16 11 (3.93%) Sass
17 10 (3.57%) Flash
17 10 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.21%) Open Source
2 24 (8.57%) User Experience
3 17 (6.07%) W3C
4 10 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.79%) Social Media
5 5 (1.79%) iPhone
6 4 (1.43%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.07%) New Media
7 3 (1.07%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.07%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.71%) Animation
9 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.36%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.36%) Derivative
9 1 (0.36%) Blog
9 1 (0.36%) EPoS
9 1 (0.36%) Xbox
9 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 99 (35.36%) Linux
2 29 (10.36%) CentOS
3 27 (9.64%) UNIX
4 25 (8.93%) Fedora
5 20 (7.14%) Apple iOS
6 19 (6.79%) Android
7 9 (3.21%) Windows
8 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.43%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.43%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.36%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (57.86%) MVC
2 123 (43.93%) OO
3 60 (21.43%) OO PHP
4 48 (17.14%) OOP
5 45 (16.07%) E-Commerce
6 44 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (13.21%) Web Development
8 16 (5.71%) TDD
9 14 (5.00%) iOS Development
9 14 (5.00%) UX Design
9 14 (5.00%) Web Accessibility
10 13 (4.64%) SEO
10 13 (4.64%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (4.29%) BDD
12 11 (3.93%) Scrum
13 10 (3.57%) Web Application Development
14 7 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (2.50%) Software Engineering
14 7 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
14 7 (2.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 280 (100.00%) PHP
2 212 (75.71%) JavaScript
3 109 (38.93%) PHP5
4 36 (12.86%) SQL
5 26 (9.29%) PHP4
6 10 (3.57%) ActionScript 3.0
6 10 (3.57%) ActionScript
7 7 (2.50%) C#
8 4 (1.43%) C++
8 4 (1.43%) Java
8 4 (1.43%) VB
9 2 (0.71%) Perl
9 2 (0.71%) Python
9 2 (0.71%) C
9 2 (0.71%) Ruby
10 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.36%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.36%) HND
Systems Management
1 6 (2.14%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 64 (22.86%) Zend
2 27 (9.64%) Red Hat
3 13 (4.64%) Adobe
4 7 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.43%) Progress
5 4 (1.43%) Mitel
5 4 (1.43%) Google
6 3 (1.07%) Twitter
7 1 (0.36%) Sony
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle
7 1 (0.36%) SAP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shropshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus paid on projects
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bens and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 30000-35000 Per Annum 25 days holiday, free parking, pension scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Rugby
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago