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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 95 120 134
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 148 88 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.57% 1.65% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 1.73% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 131 83 63
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £37,700 £34,700
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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
5472 5089 4432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.20% 95.69% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4699 4349 3805
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 24 October 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 October 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 +29 46 £30,750 +23.00% 3
Coventry +4 29 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Worcestershire +8 24 £30,000 -7.69%
Birmingham -19 24 £29,000 +7.40% 9
Staffordshire +3 22 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Solihull +3 5 £30,000 +30.43% 3
Shropshire 0 1 £30,500 +16.19% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £37,000 - 2
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 266 (100.00%) PHP
2 235 (88.35%) HTML
3 216 (81.20%) CSS
4 205 (77.07%) MySQL
5 204 (76.69%) JavaScript
6 177 (66.54%) jQuery
7 131 (49.25%) MVC
8 103 (38.72%) PHP5
9 102 (38.35%) HTML5
10 101 (37.97%) OO
11 89 (33.46%) Linux
12 72 (27.07%) Zend
12 72 (27.07%) CSS3
13 54 (20.30%) Subversion
14 53 (19.92%) CMS
15 50 (18.80%) Git (software)
16 44 (16.54%) LAMP
16 44 (16.54%) Marketing
17 43 (16.17%) Apache
18 42 (15.79%) E-Commerce
18 42 (15.79%) WordPress
19 41 (15.41%) XHTML
19 41 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
20 38 (14.29%) Yii
21 37 (13.91%) OO PHP
22 34 (12.78%) Open Source
22 34 (12.78%) Drupal
22 34 (12.78%) SQL Server
23 32 (12.03%) SQL
23 32 (12.03%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 53 (19.92%) CMS
2 43 (16.17%) Apache
3 42 (15.79%) WordPress
4 34 (12.78%) Drupal
5 8 (3.01%) Joomla!
6 7 (2.63%) IIS
7 6 (2.26%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.75%) Moodle
8 2 (0.75%) Node.js
9 1 (0.38%) nginx
9 1 (0.38%) Liferay
Applications
1 17 (6.39%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.51%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 27 (10.15%) Magento
2 1 (0.38%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.26%) DNS
2 12 (4.51%) Internet
3 3 (1.13%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (0.75%) Intranet
4 2 (0.75%) Broadband
4 2 (0.75%) VoIP
5 1 (0.38%) HTTP
5 1 (0.38%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (77.07%) MySQL
2 34 (12.78%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.75%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.75%) Redis
5 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 54 (20.30%) Subversion
2 50 (18.80%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.76%) JIRA
4 7 (2.63%) PHPUnit
5 6 (2.26%) Ant
5 6 (2.26%) Eclipse
5 6 (2.26%) Behat
5 6 (2.26%) Phing
5 6 (2.26%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.50%) Zend Studio
6 4 (1.50%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.38%) Hudson
7 1 (0.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.38%) Selenium
General
1 44 (16.54%) Marketing
2 25 (9.40%) Retail
3 3 (1.13%) Finance
3 3 (1.13%) Advertising
4 2 (0.75%) Publishing
4 2 (0.75%) Games
4 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (88.35%) HTML
2 216 (81.20%) CSS
3 177 (66.54%) jQuery
4 102 (38.35%) HTML5
5 72 (27.07%) CSS3
6 44 (16.54%) LAMP
7 41 (15.41%) XHTML
8 38 (14.29%) Yii
9 32 (12.03%) Web Services
10 25 (9.40%) REST
11 24 (9.02%) Ajax
12 23 (8.65%) Symfony
13 21 (7.89%) Zend Framework
14 17 (6.39%) SOAP
15 15 (5.64%) Backbone.js
16 11 (4.14%) Sass
16 11 (4.14%) Flash
16 11 (4.14%) XML
17 9 (3.38%) iOS SDK
17 9 (3.38%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.78%) Open Source
2 17 (6.39%) W3C
2 17 (6.39%) User Experience
3 13 (4.89%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.51%) Social Media
5 11 (4.14%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.50%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.75%) Animation
8 2 (0.75%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.38%) Xbox
9 1 (0.38%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.38%) Blog
9 1 (0.38%) FMCG
9 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.38%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 89 (33.46%) Linux
2 25 (9.40%) CentOS
3 18 (6.77%) Fedora
4 16 (6.02%) UNIX
5 15 (5.64%) Android
5 15 (5.64%) Apple iOS
6 11 (4.14%) Windows
7 4 (1.50%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.75%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (49.25%) MVC
2 101 (37.97%) OO
3 42 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 41 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (13.91%) OO PHP
6 32 (12.03%) OOP
7 29 (10.90%) Web Development
8 25 (9.40%) SEO
9 16 (6.02%) TDD
10 14 (5.26%) Web Accessibility
11 13 (4.89%) BDD
11 13 (4.89%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (4.89%) Mobile Application Development
12 12 (4.51%) UX Design
13 11 (4.14%) Pay per click
14 10 (3.76%) CRM
15 9 (3.38%) Scrum
16 8 (3.01%) Digital Marketing
17 7 (2.63%) Unit Testing
18 6 (2.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 266 (100.00%) PHP
2 204 (76.69%) JavaScript
3 103 (38.72%) PHP5
4 32 (12.03%) SQL
5 17 (6.39%) PHP4
6 12 (4.51%) ActionScript
7 8 (3.01%) ActionScript 3.0
8 2 (0.75%) PowerHouse
8 2 (0.75%) Java
8 2 (0.75%) C
8 2 (0.75%) C#
9 1 (0.38%) C++
9 1 (0.38%) Ruby
9 1 (0.38%) VB
9 1 (0.38%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 7 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.38%) HND
Vendors
1 72 (27.07%) Zend
2 21 (7.89%) Red Hat
3 16 (6.02%) Adobe
4 11 (4.14%) Google
5 8 (3.01%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.50%) Oracle
7 3 (1.13%) Facebook
8 1 (0.38%) SAP
8 1 (0.38%) Progress
8 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.38%) Sony
8 1 (0.38%) Mitel
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum Flexible holiday structure
Posted: 11 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + good benefits, great role!
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, flexi, Gym etc
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
Posted: 7 days ago