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 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 Developer
Rank 76 106 110
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 188 111 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.52% 2.24% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.68% 2.35% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 177 109 88
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +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
5105 4728 4731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.47% 95.42% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4346 3959 3946
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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
Birmingham +8 60 £27,500 -8.33% 5
Warwickshire +23 44 £32,500 +27.45% 7
Staffordshire +1 32 £37,500 +20.96% 1
Solihull +8 11 £28,500 -15.55% 2
Coventry -17 7 £25,000 -33.33% 3
Wolverhampton +16 6 £35,000 -3.44% 1
Worcestershire -5 6 £31,000 +34.78% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 5 £40,000 -
Shropshire -12 1 £26,500 -11.66% 1
Dudley - 1 - -
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

1 317 (100.00%) PHP
2 257 (81.07%) HTML
3 240 (75.71%) MySQL
3 240 (75.71%) CSS
4 209 (65.93%) jQuery
5 208 (65.62%) JavaScript
6 162 (51.10%) MVC
7 144 (45.43%) OO
8 115 (36.28%) Linux
9 90 (28.39%) HTML5
10 78 (24.61%) Git (software)
11 77 (24.29%) OO PHP
12 71 (22.40%) OOP
13 69 (21.77%) LAMP
14 66 (20.82%) SQL
15 63 (19.87%) Apache
16 60 (18.93%) PHP5
17 59 (18.61%) Symfony
18 56 (17.67%) Zend
19 53 (16.72%) Ajax
20 52 (16.40%) CSS3
21 50 (15.77%) Laravel
22 49 (15.46%) Web Development
23 43 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
24 39 (12.30%) SQL Server
25 37 (11.67%) Yii
26 36 (11.36%) CMS
27 35 (11.04%) Subversion
28 34 (10.73%) WordPress
29 32 (10.09%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 63 (19.87%) Apache
2 36 (11.36%) CMS
3 34 (10.73%) WordPress
4 26 (8.20%) Drupal
5 16 (5.05%) Moodle
6 13 (4.10%) Joomla!
7 9 (2.84%) Node.js
7 9 (2.84%) concrete5
8 7 (2.21%) IIS
9 3 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.32%) nginx
10 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.32%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 8 (2.52%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (3.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.36%) Internet
2 6 (1.89%) VoIP
3 4 (1.26%) DNS
4 1 (0.32%) 4G
4 1 (0.32%) HTTP
4 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (75.71%) MySQL
2 39 (12.30%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.84%) MongoDB
4 8 (2.52%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.21%) Big Data
5 7 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.26%) Impala
7 4 (1.26%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.26%) HBase
7 4 (1.26%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.26%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.95%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.63%) SQLite
10 1 (0.32%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.32%) DB2
10 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 78 (24.61%) Git (software)
2 35 (11.04%) Subversion
3 15 (4.73%) PHPUnit
4 8 (2.52%) JIRA
5 5 (1.58%) Behat
6 4 (1.26%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.95%) PEAR
7 3 (0.95%) Trac
7 3 (0.95%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.63%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.63%) JUnit
8 2 (0.63%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.63%) Zend Studio
9 1 (0.32%) Hudson
9 1 (0.32%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.32%) Bower
9 1 (0.32%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.32%) Grunt
9 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (8.83%) Marketing
2 11 (3.47%) Games
3 9 (2.84%) Finance
4 8 (2.52%) Back Office
5 7 (2.21%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.21%) Law
5 7 (2.21%) Advertising
6 2 (0.63%) Retail
7 1 (0.32%) Banking
7 1 (0.32%) Publishing
7 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (81.07%) HTML
2 240 (75.71%) CSS
3 209 (65.93%) jQuery
4 90 (28.39%) HTML5
5 69 (21.77%) LAMP
6 59 (18.61%) Symfony
7 53 (16.72%) Ajax
8 52 (16.40%) CSS3
9 50 (15.77%) Laravel
10 37 (11.67%) Yii
11 32 (10.09%) .NET
12 28 (8.83%) REST
13 26 (8.20%) AngularJS
14 22 (6.94%) Web Services
15 14 (4.42%) Flash
15 14 (4.42%) KnockoutJS
16 13 (4.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (4.10%) JSON
17 12 (3.79%) JSF
18 11 (3.47%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.89%) User Experience
2 12 (3.79%) Open Source
2 12 (3.79%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.15%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.84%) Social Network
4 9 (2.84%) iPhone
5 7 (2.21%) New Media
6 6 (1.89%) Clustering
7 4 (1.26%) NHS
7 4 (1.26%) W3C
7 4 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (0.95%) Social Media
8 3 (0.95%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.63%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.63%) Derivative
9 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.32%) Motion Graphics
10 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 115 (36.28%) Linux
2 30 (9.46%) UNIX
3 13 (4.10%) Windows
4 11 (3.47%) CentOS
5 7 (2.21%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.89%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.89%) Fedora
7 5 (1.58%) Android
8 3 (0.95%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.63%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (51.10%) MVC
2 144 (45.43%) OO
3 77 (24.29%) OO PHP
4 71 (22.40%) OOP
5 49 (15.46%) Web Development
6 43 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (8.52%) E-Commerce
8 21 (6.62%) Web Application Development
9 18 (5.68%) Workflow
10 16 (5.05%) Project Management
11 15 (4.73%) Mentoring
12 14 (4.42%) OOD
12 14 (4.42%) Content Management
13 12 (3.79%) Scrum
13 12 (3.79%) iOS Development
14 11 (3.47%) Digital Marketing
14 11 (3.47%) Unit Testing
14 11 (3.47%) TDD
14 11 (3.47%) Software Engineering
14 11 (3.47%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 317 (100.00%) PHP
2 208 (65.62%) JavaScript
3 66 (20.82%) SQL
4 60 (18.93%) PHP5
5 30 (9.46%) C#
6 24 (7.57%) Java
7 15 (4.73%) VB
8 14 (4.42%) ActionScript
8 14 (4.42%) ActionScript 3.0
9 12 (3.79%) VBScript
10 10 (3.15%) Python
11 9 (2.84%) PHP4
12 7 (2.21%) Perl
12 7 (2.21%) C++
12 7 (2.21%) C
13 5 (1.58%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.95%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.95%) Ruby
15 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (3.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.26%) Docker
1 4 (1.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 15 (4.73%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (17.67%) Zend
2 25 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.47%) Red Hat
4 8 (2.52%) Twitter
5 6 (1.89%) Adobe
6 4 (1.26%) Cloudera
7 3 (0.95%) Mitel
7 3 (0.95%) Progress
7 3 (0.95%) Apple
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle
9 1 (0.32%) Sencha
9 1 (0.32%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.32%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.32%) HubSpot
9 1 (0.32%) Google
9 1 (0.32%) Macromedia
9 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
West Midlands
Stem Graduates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, private medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + gym, childcare, pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rugby
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 10 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Wolverhampton
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience.
Posted: 17 days ago