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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 99 104 106
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 145 118 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.48% 2.19% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.66% 2.30% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 139 109 109
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,200 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
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
5449 5121 5278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.05% 94.83% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4497 4288 4433
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Warwickshire +8 49 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Birmingham -2 30 £30,000 -2.43% 6
Staffordshire +20 27 £35,000 +12.90% 2
Coventry -15 11 £25,000 -23.07% 3
Shropshire +2 8 £26,000 -22.96% 2
Worcestershire -19 6 £32,500 +18.18%
Solihull +16 3 £27,500 -15.38%
Wolverhampton -8 2 £33,750 +6.29% 1
Sutton Coldfield -1 1 £27,500 -1.78%
Dudley - 1 £42,500 -
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 332 (100.00%) PHP
2 278 (83.73%) CSS
3 275 (82.83%) HTML
4 262 (78.92%) MySQL
5 231 (69.58%) JavaScript
6 210 (63.25%) jQuery
7 149 (44.88%) MVC
8 133 (40.06%) OO
9 125 (37.65%) Linux
10 112 (33.73%) HTML5
11 90 (27.11%) OOP
12 84 (25.30%) Zend
13 75 (22.59%) Git (software)
14 74 (22.29%) CSS3
15 71 (21.39%) Apache
16 68 (20.48%) OO PHP
17 63 (18.98%) Web Development
18 62 (18.67%) LAMP
19 56 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
20 54 (16.27%) Symfony
20 54 (16.27%) Laravel
21 51 (15.36%) SQL
22 49 (14.76%) PHP5
23 44 (13.25%) CMS
24 42 (12.65%) Ajax
25 40 (12.05%) SQL Server
26 39 (11.75%) Marketing
27 36 (10.84%) AngularJS
28 32 (9.64%) Yii
29 31 (9.34%) WordPress

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 71 (21.39%) Apache
2 44 (13.25%) CMS
3 31 (9.34%) WordPress
4 11 (3.31%) Node.js
5 10 (3.01%) Drupal
6 7 (2.11%) IIS
7 5 (1.51%) Moodle
8 4 (1.20%) Joomla!
8 4 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.90%) nginx
10 1 (0.30%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 12 (3.61%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.30%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (3.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.51%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.11%) Internet
2 6 (1.81%) VoIP
3 5 (1.51%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (78.92%) MySQL
2 40 (12.05%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.01%) MongoDB
4 6 (1.81%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.51%) Big Data
5 5 (1.51%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.60%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.60%) CouchDB
7 2 (0.60%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.60%) HBase
7 2 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.60%) Impala
8 1 (0.30%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.30%) DB2
8 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 75 (22.59%) Git (software)
2 22 (6.63%) Subversion
3 15 (4.52%) PHPUnit
4 6 (1.81%) JIRA
5 5 (1.51%) Behat
6 3 (0.90%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.90%) Hudson
6 3 (0.90%) PEAR
6 3 (0.90%) Trac
7 2 (0.60%) Grunt
7 2 (0.60%) Yeoman
7 2 (0.60%) Bower
7 2 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.60%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.30%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.30%) Selenium
8 1 (0.30%) Zend Studio
8 1 (0.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 39 (11.75%) Marketing
2 11 (3.31%) Games
3 8 (2.41%) Finance
4 7 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.11%) Retail
5 6 (1.81%) Back Office
6 2 (0.60%) Law
7 1 (0.30%) Legal
7 1 (0.30%) Publishing
7 1 (0.30%) Banking
7 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (83.73%) CSS
2 275 (82.83%) HTML
3 210 (63.25%) jQuery
4 112 (33.73%) HTML5
5 74 (22.29%) CSS3
6 62 (18.67%) LAMP
7 54 (16.27%) Symfony
7 54 (16.27%) Laravel
8 42 (12.65%) Ajax
9 36 (10.84%) AngularJS
10 32 (9.64%) Yii
11 26 (7.83%) CakePHP
11 26 (7.83%) Web Services
11 26 (7.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 25 (7.53%) .NET
13 22 (6.63%) RESTful
13 22 (6.63%) REST
14 20 (6.02%) CodeIgniter
15 15 (4.52%) KnockoutJS
16 14 (4.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.72%) Computer Science
2 13 (3.92%) Social Media
3 12 (3.61%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.31%) W3C
4 11 (3.31%) User Experience
5 8 (2.41%) Social Network
6 7 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.81%) Clustering
8 4 (1.20%) NHS
8 4 (1.20%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.30%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.30%) Online Games
9 1 (0.30%) iPhone
9 1 (0.30%) Motion Graphics
9 1 (0.30%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.30%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 125 (37.65%) Linux
2 26 (7.83%) UNIX
3 12 (3.61%) Windows
4 10 (3.01%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.90%) CentOS
5 3 (0.90%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.60%) Android
7 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.30%) Solaris
7 1 (0.30%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (44.88%) MVC
2 133 (40.06%) OO
3 90 (27.11%) OOP
4 68 (20.48%) OO PHP
5 63 (18.98%) Web Development
6 56 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (9.34%) Project Management
7 31 (9.34%) Responsive Web Design
8 29 (8.73%) E-Commerce
9 26 (7.83%) Digital Marketing
9 26 (7.83%) Unit Testing
10 25 (7.53%) Web Design
11 22 (6.63%) SEO
12 20 (6.02%) TDD
13 18 (5.42%) Software Engineering
14 12 (3.61%) Web Application Development
15 11 (3.31%) Mentoring
15 11 (3.31%) Waterfall
15 11 (3.31%) Workflow
16 9 (2.71%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 332 (100.00%) PHP
2 231 (69.58%) JavaScript
3 51 (15.36%) SQL
4 49 (14.76%) PHP5
5 25 (7.53%) C#
6 23 (6.93%) Java
7 11 (3.31%) VBScript
8 10 (3.01%) VB
8 10 (3.01%) ActionScript
9 9 (2.71%) Python
10 6 (1.81%) ActionScript 3.0
10 6 (1.81%) C
10 6 (1.81%) Ruby
11 4 (1.20%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.20%) Perl
12 3 (0.90%) C++
13 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.30%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.30%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 17 (5.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.81%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (0.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.20%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 84 (25.30%) Zend
2 18 (5.42%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.31%) Adobe
4 5 (1.51%) Twitter
4 5 (1.51%) Rackspace
5 3 (0.90%) Red Hat
5 3 (0.90%) Apple
5 3 (0.90%) Google
6 2 (0.60%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.30%) HubSpot
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle
7 1 (0.30%) Sencha
7 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.30%) Macromedia
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £500000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leominster, Herefordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Shropshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £29,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago