The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 98 107 115
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 118 111 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.19% 2.00% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 2.11% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 109 106 90
Average salary £31,000 £27,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.72% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5095 5252 4656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.63% 94.85% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4265 4398 4061
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
PHP Developer
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Birmingham -25 27 £30,750 +7.89% 5
Worcestershire +14 22 £27,500 -3.50%
Warwickshire +7 21 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Staffordshire +3 15 £31,000 -8.14% 4
Coventry +4 11 £32,500 +32.65% 1
Wolverhampton -2 6 £31,750 -15.33%
Solihull -6 3 £32,500 +35.41%
Shropshire 0 2 £33,750 -3.57%
Sutton Coldfield -6 1 £28,000 -10.40% 1
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 231 (100.00%) PHP
2 178 (77.06%) MySQL
3 164 (71.00%) HTML
4 157 (67.97%) JavaScript
5 154 (66.67%) CSS
6 132 (57.14%) jQuery
7 84 (36.36%) MVC
8 74 (32.03%) OO
9 73 (31.60%) PHP5
9 73 (31.60%) Zend
10 70 (30.30%) Linux
10 70 (30.30%) HTML5
11 58 (25.11%) WordPress
12 51 (22.08%) CMS
13 50 (21.65%) CSS3
14 47 (20.35%) OOP
15 45 (19.48%) LAMP
16 43 (18.61%) Git (software)
17 41 (17.75%) Magento
17 41 (17.75%) Apache
18 40 (17.32%) SQL
18 40 (17.32%) SEO
19 38 (16.45%) XHTML
20 36 (15.58%) E-Commerce
20 36 (15.58%) Web Services
20 36 (15.58%) Subversion
21 35 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
22 29 (12.55%) Marketing
23 28 (12.12%) Drupal
24 27 (11.69%) Symfony

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 58 (25.11%) WordPress
2 51 (22.08%) CMS
3 41 (17.75%) Apache
4 28 (12.12%) Drupal
5 17 (7.36%) Node.js
6 11 (4.76%) Joomla!
7 7 (3.03%) IIS
8 5 (2.16%) Moodle
9 4 (1.73%) ExpressionEngine
9 4 (1.73%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.30%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.43%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (6.93%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 41 (17.75%) Magento
2 4 (1.73%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.43%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.43%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.19%) Amazon SQS
1 12 (5.19%) ElastiCache
1 12 (5.19%) Amazon S3
1 12 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.19%) DNS
2 6 (2.60%) Asterisk PBX
2 6 (2.60%) Broadband
3 5 (2.16%) Intranet
4 4 (1.73%) Internet
4 4 (1.73%) Extranet
4 4 (1.73%) PBX
5 2 (0.87%) VoIP
5 2 (0.87%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (77.06%) MySQL
2 25 (10.82%) SQL Server
3 16 (6.93%) MongoDB
4 12 (5.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (18.61%) Git (software)
2 36 (15.58%) Subversion
3 8 (3.46%) TeamCity
4 6 (2.60%) Eclipse
4 6 (2.60%) NetBeans
4 6 (2.60%) Zend Studio
5 4 (1.73%) PHPUnit
6 3 (1.30%) Ant
6 3 (1.30%) Phing
7 2 (0.87%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.87%) JIRA
8 1 (0.43%) Hudson
8 1 (0.43%) Behat
8 1 (0.43%) PhpStorm
General
1 29 (12.55%) Marketing
2 18 (7.79%) Retail
3 8 (3.46%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.73%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.73%) Billing
5 3 (1.30%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (71.00%) HTML
2 154 (66.67%) CSS
3 132 (57.14%) jQuery
4 70 (30.30%) HTML5
5 50 (21.65%) CSS3
6 45 (19.48%) LAMP
7 38 (16.45%) XHTML
8 36 (15.58%) Web Services
9 27 (11.69%) Symfony
10 26 (11.26%) Zend Framework
11 24 (10.39%) SOAP
11 24 (10.39%) Ajax
11 24 (10.39%) REST
12 22 (9.52%) .NET
13 16 (6.93%) Flash
13 16 (6.93%) CodeIgniter
14 13 (5.63%) XML
14 13 (5.63%) Yii
15 9 (3.90%) Backbone.js
16 8 (3.46%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.52%) Social Media
1 22 (9.52%) Open Source
2 16 (6.93%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.16%) Smartphone
5 4 (1.73%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.73%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.30%) Xbox
7 2 (0.87%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.43%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.43%) Social Network
8 1 (0.43%) FMCG
8 1 (0.43%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 70 (30.30%) Linux
2 14 (6.06%) CentOS
3 10 (4.33%) Windows
4 7 (3.03%) Android
4 7 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.16%) Fedora
6 3 (1.30%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (36.36%) MVC
2 74 (32.03%) OO
3 47 (20.35%) OOP
4 40 (17.32%) SEO
5 36 (15.58%) E-Commerce
6 35 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (10.39%) Web Development
7 24 (10.39%) OO PHP
8 16 (6.93%) Mobile Application Development
9 14 (6.06%) Content Management
10 13 (5.63%) TDD
11 12 (5.19%) CRM
12 10 (4.33%) Pay per click
13 9 (3.90%) Web Design
13 9 (3.90%) Unit Testing
13 9 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (3.90%) Analytics
14 8 (3.46%) Automated Testing
15 7 (3.03%) Customer Engagement
15 7 (3.03%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 231 (100.00%) PHP
2 157 (67.97%) JavaScript
3 73 (31.60%) PHP5
4 40 (17.32%) SQL
5 17 (7.36%) ActionScript
6 12 (5.19%) ActionScript 3.0
7 9 (3.90%) Java
7 9 (3.90%) C#
8 8 (3.46%) C++
9 5 (2.16%) PHP4
9 5 (2.16%) C
10 2 (0.87%) PowerHouse
11 1 (0.43%) Ruby
11 1 (0.43%) VB6
11 1 (0.43%) VBA
11 1 (0.43%) Perl
11 1 (0.43%) VB
11 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.43%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (4.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 73 (31.60%) Zend
2 19 (8.23%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.19%) Adobe
4 10 (4.33%) Google
5 6 (2.60%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.16%) Oracle
7 4 (1.73%) Facebook
8 3 (1.30%) Sony
9 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.43%) SAP
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £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
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rugeley
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Sutton Coldfield
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits inc bonus
Posted: 24 days ago