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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 73 116 115
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 179 106 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.32% 1.96% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.49% 2.07% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 169 101 85
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,022 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.60% +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
5125 5131 4879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.96% 95.00% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4293 4334 4050
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £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 28 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 28 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
Warwickshire +32 52 £32,500 +18.18% 6
Birmingham -4 48 £27,500 -8.33% 6
Staffordshire +21 34 £36,000 +16.12% 2
Coventry -5 10 £26,250 -30.00% 2
Solihull +16 9 £28,500 -12.30% 1
Wolverhampton +17 5 £33,750 -6.89% 2
Worcestershire -7 4 £28,500 +3.63% 1
Shropshire -7 2 £26,250 -12.50% 2
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £27,500 -
Dudley - 1 £42,500 - 1
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 320 (100.00%) PHP
2 257 (80.31%) HTML
3 244 (76.25%) CSS
4 240 (75.00%) MySQL
5 210 (65.63%) JavaScript
6 206 (64.38%) jQuery
7 154 (48.13%) MVC
8 139 (43.44%) OO
9 110 (34.38%) Linux
10 91 (28.44%) HTML5
11 79 (24.69%) Git (software)
12 78 (24.38%) OO PHP
13 72 (22.50%) OOP
14 70 (21.88%) LAMP
15 68 (21.25%) Symfony
16 66 (20.63%) SQL
17 65 (20.31%) Zend
18 64 (20.00%) Apache
19 55 (17.19%) Laravel
20 54 (16.88%) CSS3
21 50 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
22 47 (14.69%) Web Development
23 46 (14.38%) Ajax
24 44 (13.75%) PHP5
25 37 (11.56%) Yii
26 36 (11.25%) SQL Server
27 34 (10.63%) C#
27 34 (10.63%) AngularJS
28 33 (10.31%) CMS
29 32 (10.00%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 64 (20.00%) Apache
2 33 (10.31%) CMS
3 29 (9.06%) WordPress
4 17 (5.31%) Drupal
5 15 (4.69%) Moodle
6 12 (3.75%) Joomla!
7 10 (3.13%) Node.js
8 8 (2.50%) concrete5
9 7 (2.19%) IIS
10 3 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.31%) nginx
11 1 (0.31%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 11 (3.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (3.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) SaaS
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.38%) Internet
2 6 (1.88%) VoIP
3 2 (0.63%) DNS
4 1 (0.31%) Skype
4 1 (0.31%) 4G
4 1 (0.31%) HTTP
4 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (75.00%) MySQL
2 36 (11.25%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 9 (2.81%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.19%) Big Data
5 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.88%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.25%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.25%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.25%) HBase
8 4 (1.25%) Impala
9 3 (0.94%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.63%) SQLite
11 1 (0.31%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.31%) DB2
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 79 (24.69%) Git (software)
2 32 (10.00%) Subversion
3 15 (4.69%) PHPUnit
4 8 (2.50%) JIRA
5 5 (1.56%) Behat
6 4 (1.25%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.94%) Trac
7 3 (0.94%) PEAR
7 3 (0.94%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.63%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.63%) JUnit
8 2 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.63%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.63%) Zend Studio
9 1 (0.31%) Grunt
9 1 (0.31%) Bower
9 1 (0.31%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.31%) Hudson
9 1 (0.31%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.31%) Selenium
General
1 24 (7.50%) Marketing
2 12 (3.75%) Games
3 9 (2.81%) Finance
4 8 (2.50%) Back Office
5 7 (2.19%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.88%) Law
7 1 (0.31%) Legal
7 1 (0.31%) Advertising
7 1 (0.31%) Publishing
7 1 (0.31%) Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Retail
7 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (80.31%) HTML
2 244 (76.25%) CSS
3 206 (64.38%) jQuery
4 91 (28.44%) HTML5
5 70 (21.88%) LAMP
6 68 (21.25%) Symfony
7 55 (17.19%) Laravel
8 54 (16.88%) CSS3
9 46 (14.38%) Ajax
10 37 (11.56%) Yii
11 34 (10.63%) AngularJS
12 31 (9.69%) .NET
13 25 (7.81%) Web Services
13 25 (7.81%) REST
14 18 (5.63%) RESTful
15 16 (5.00%) CakePHP
15 16 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
16 13 (4.06%) JSF
17 12 (3.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.63%) User Experience
2 15 (4.69%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.81%) Social Network
5 8 (2.50%) iPhone
6 7 (2.19%) New Media
6 7 (2.19%) Social Media
6 7 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.88%) Clustering
8 4 (1.25%) NHS
8 4 (1.25%) W3C
9 2 (0.63%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.63%) Derivative
9 2 (0.63%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.63%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.63%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.31%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.31%) Linked Data
10 1 (0.31%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 110 (34.38%) Linux
2 27 (8.44%) UNIX
3 9 (2.81%) Windows
4 8 (2.50%) Ubuntu
5 6 (1.88%) CentOS
6 5 (1.56%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.25%) Android
8 2 (0.63%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.31%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (48.13%) MVC
2 139 (43.44%) OO
3 78 (24.38%) OO PHP
4 72 (22.50%) OOP
5 50 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (14.69%) Web Development
7 31 (9.69%) E-Commerce
8 20 (6.25%) Project Management
9 19 (5.94%) Web Application Development
10 17 (5.31%) Workflow
11 16 (5.00%) Unit Testing
11 16 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 15 (4.69%) Software Engineering
12 15 (4.69%) TDD
12 15 (4.69%) Web Design
13 13 (4.06%) Digital Marketing
13 13 (4.06%) OOD
13 13 (4.06%) Content Management
14 12 (3.75%) SEO
14 12 (3.75%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 320 (100.00%) PHP
2 210 (65.63%) JavaScript
3 66 (20.63%) SQL
4 44 (13.75%) PHP5
5 34 (10.63%) C#
6 25 (7.81%) Java
7 13 (4.06%) VBScript
7 13 (4.06%) VB
8 11 (3.44%) ActionScript 3.0
8 11 (3.44%) ActionScript
9 9 (2.81%) Python
10 7 (2.19%) C
11 6 (1.88%) C++
11 6 (1.88%) Perl
12 5 (1.56%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.94%) PHP4
13 3 (0.94%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.94%) Ruby
14 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (4.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.88%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (4.06%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.25%) Puppet
2 4 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (20.31%) Zend
2 24 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.19%) Twitter
4 6 (1.88%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.25%) Adobe
5 4 (1.25%) Cloudera
6 3 (0.94%) Apple
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle
7 2 (0.63%) Google
8 1 (0.31%) HubSpot
8 1 (0.31%) Sencha
8 1 (0.31%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.31%) Mitel
8 1 (0.31%) Progress
8 1 (0.31%) Macromedia
8 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, great projects!
Posted: 10 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £300000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, private medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £270000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Guestline Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience.
Posted: 10 days ago
Dudley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + flexi hrs
Posted: 13 days ago