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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 99 106 136
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 124 109 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.24% 1.96% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 2.07% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 113 107 62
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,750 £24,200
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%
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
5285 5270 4524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.47% 94.78% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4384 4466 3887
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 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +13 27 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Worcestershire +17 26 £27,500 -9.83% 2
Coventry +14 20 £32,500 +35.41% 1
Birmingham -26 20 £28,000 -6.66% 8
Staffordshire 0 14 £30,000 -4.00% 5
Wolverhampton +2 5 £28,500 -24.00%
Solihull -4 4 £31,250 +35.86% 1
Sutton Coldfield -2 1 £28,000 -30.43%
Shropshire -9 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 227 (100.00%) PHP
2 174 (76.65%) MySQL
3 171 (75.33%) HTML
4 158 (69.60%) JavaScript
4 158 (69.60%) CSS
5 139 (61.23%) jQuery
6 95 (41.85%) MVC
7 79 (34.80%) Linux
7 79 (34.80%) PHP5
8 75 (33.04%) OO
9 66 (29.07%) Zend
10 65 (28.63%) HTML5
11 48 (21.15%) CSS3
11 48 (21.15%) Git (software)
12 47 (20.70%) WordPress
12 47 (20.70%) CMS
13 45 (19.82%) LAMP
14 44 (19.38%) Apache
14 44 (19.38%) OOP
14 44 (19.38%) Subversion
15 41 (18.06%) XHTML
16 40 (17.62%) SQL
17 38 (16.74%) SEO
18 36 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
19 35 (15.42%) Web Services
20 34 (14.98%) Marketing
21 32 (14.10%) E-Commerce
21 32 (14.10%) Magento
22 28 (12.33%) SOAP
23 26 (11.45%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 47 (20.70%) WordPress
1 47 (20.70%) CMS
2 44 (19.38%) Apache
3 26 (11.45%) Drupal
4 17 (7.49%) Node.js
5 8 (3.52%) Joomla!
6 7 (3.08%) IIS
7 6 (2.64%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.76%) Moodle
8 4 (1.76%) ExpressionEngine
9 3 (1.32%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.44%) nginx
10 1 (0.44%) Liferay
Applications
1 18 (7.93%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 32 (14.10%) Magento
2 3 (1.32%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.44%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.29%) Amazon SQS
1 12 (5.29%) Amazon S3
1 12 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (5.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 12 (5.29%) ElastiCache
2 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.17%) DNS
2 4 (1.76%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (1.76%) Intranet
2 4 (1.76%) Internet
2 4 (1.76%) Extranet
3 3 (1.32%) Broadband
4 2 (0.88%) PBX
4 2 (0.88%) VoIP
4 2 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (76.65%) MySQL
2 26 (11.45%) SQL Server
3 16 (7.05%) MongoDB
4 12 (5.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (3.52%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 48 (21.15%) Git (software)
2 44 (19.38%) Subversion
3 8 (3.52%) TeamCity
4 6 (2.64%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.20%) Ant
5 5 (2.20%) Phing
6 4 (1.76%) PHPUnit
6 4 (1.76%) Zend Studio
6 4 (1.76%) JIRA
6 4 (1.76%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.44%) Selenium
7 1 (0.44%) Hudson
7 1 (0.44%) Behat
7 1 (0.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (14.98%) Marketing
2 19 (8.37%) Retail
3 5 (2.20%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.76%) Billing
5 2 (0.88%) Games
6 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (75.33%) HTML
2 158 (69.60%) CSS
3 139 (61.23%) jQuery
4 65 (28.63%) HTML5
5 48 (21.15%) CSS3
6 45 (19.82%) LAMP
7 41 (18.06%) XHTML
8 35 (15.42%) Web Services
9 28 (12.33%) SOAP
10 26 (11.45%) Symfony
10 26 (11.45%) REST
11 25 (11.01%) Zend Framework
12 23 (10.13%) Ajax
13 21 (9.25%) .NET
14 18 (7.93%) Yii
15 16 (7.05%) Flash
16 15 (6.61%) XML
17 13 (5.73%) Backbone.js
18 12 (5.29%) CodeIgniter
19 9 (3.96%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.13%) Open Source
2 22 (9.69%) Social Media
3 14 (6.17%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.76%) Digital Media
4 4 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.76%) Smartphone
5 2 (0.88%) W3C
6 1 (0.44%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.44%) Blog
6 1 (0.44%) Social Network
6 1 (0.44%) FMCG
6 1 (0.44%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.44%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 79 (34.80%) Linux
2 18 (7.93%) CentOS
3 10 (4.41%) Fedora
3 10 (4.41%) Windows
4 7 (3.08%) UNIX
5 6 (2.64%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.64%) Android
6 3 (1.32%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (41.85%) MVC
2 75 (33.04%) OO
3 44 (19.38%) OOP
4 38 (16.74%) SEO
5 36 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (14.10%) E-Commerce
7 22 (9.69%) OO PHP
8 16 (7.05%) Web Development
8 16 (7.05%) TDD
9 14 (6.17%) Mobile Application Development
10 12 (5.29%) CRM
11 11 (4.85%) Pay per click
12 9 (3.96%) Automated Testing
12 9 (3.96%) Unit Testing
12 9 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (3.96%) Analytics
13 7 (3.08%) Content Management
13 7 (3.08%) Customer Engagement
14 6 (2.64%) iOS Development
14 6 (2.64%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 227 (100.00%) PHP
2 158 (69.60%) JavaScript
3 79 (34.80%) PHP5
4 40 (17.62%) SQL
5 17 (7.49%) ActionScript
6 12 (5.29%) ActionScript 3.0
7 10 (4.41%) Java
8 9 (3.96%) PHP4
9 8 (3.52%) C#
9 8 (3.52%) C++
10 3 (1.32%) C
11 2 (0.88%) PowerHouse
12 1 (0.44%) Ruby
12 1 (0.44%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 11 (4.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 66 (29.07%) Zend
2 19 (8.37%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.61%) Adobe
4 13 (5.73%) Red Hat
5 11 (4.85%) Google
6 4 (1.76%) Facebook
6 4 (1.76%) Oracle
7 1 (0.44%) Sony
7 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Staffordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
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Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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