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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 92 79 89
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 137 124 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.73% 2.97% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 3.14% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 132 122 111
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £38,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
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
4778 3948 4589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.12% 94.56% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4117 3223 3942
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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
Birmingham -15 45 £27,500 -8.33% 22
Warwickshire -2 26 £34,000 +21.42% 3
Coventry -8 20 £35,000 +12.00% 1
Shropshire -6 12 £32,500 +14.03% 2
Staffordshire -22 11 £40,000 +29.03% 4
Sutton Coldfield - 6 £40,000 -
Solihull +4 5 £28,500 -18.57% 1
Worcestershire -18 4 £35,000 +42.85% 1
Wolverhampton -1 3 £36,000 +2.85% 2
Dudley - 1 - -
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 305 (100.00%) PHP
2 258 (84.59%) HTML
3 225 (73.77%) CSS
4 220 (72.13%) MySQL
5 218 (71.48%) JavaScript
6 194 (63.61%) jQuery
7 162 (53.11%) MVC
8 138 (45.25%) OO
9 107 (35.08%) HTML5
10 96 (31.48%) Linux
11 82 (26.89%) PHP5
12 77 (25.25%) OO PHP
13 70 (22.95%) CSS3
14 66 (21.64%) Git (software)
15 60 (19.67%) OOP
15 60 (19.67%) SQL
16 58 (19.02%) Zend
17 53 (17.38%) LAMP
18 51 (16.72%) Symfony
19 49 (16.07%) CMS
20 46 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
20 46 (15.08%) E-Commerce
20 46 (15.08%) Yii
21 43 (14.10%) Drupal
22 40 (13.11%) Apache
22 40 (13.11%) Web Development
23 39 (12.79%) SQL Server
24 38 (12.46%) Ajax
25 35 (11.48%) Subversion
26 33 (10.82%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 49 (16.07%) CMS
2 43 (14.10%) Drupal
3 40 (13.11%) Apache
4 32 (10.49%) WordPress
5 15 (4.92%) Moodle
6 12 (3.93%) Joomla!
7 9 (2.95%) concrete5
8 4 (1.31%) Node.js
9 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.33%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.31%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.33%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (3.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.98%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.56%) Internet
2 3 (0.98%) DNS
3 2 (0.66%) Intranet
3 2 (0.66%) VoIP
4 1 (0.33%) HTTP
4 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.33%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (72.13%) MySQL
2 39 (12.79%) SQL Server
3 11 (3.61%) MongoDB
4 8 (2.62%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.97%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.31%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.31%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.31%) Impala
7 4 (1.31%) Big Data
7 4 (1.31%) HBase
7 4 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.66%) Redis
8 2 (0.66%) MariaDB
8 2 (0.66%) SQLite
9 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 66 (21.64%) Git (software)
2 35 (11.48%) Subversion
3 12 (3.93%) JIRA
4 10 (3.28%) PHPUnit
5 9 (2.95%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.64%) Behat
7 3 (0.98%) Zend Studio
7 3 (0.98%) NetBeans
7 3 (0.98%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.66%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.66%) JUnit
8 2 (0.66%) Trac
8 2 (0.66%) PEAR
9 1 (0.33%) Hudson
9 1 (0.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.33%) Phing
9 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.33%) Ant
General
1 32 (10.49%) Marketing
2 11 (3.61%) Retail
2 11 (3.61%) Finance
2 11 (3.61%) Advertising
3 7 (2.30%) Back Office
4 6 (1.97%) Law
5 5 (1.64%) Games
6 3 (0.98%) Publishing
6 3 (0.98%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.33%) Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (84.59%) HTML
2 225 (73.77%) CSS
3 194 (63.61%) jQuery
4 107 (35.08%) HTML5
5 70 (22.95%) CSS3
6 53 (17.38%) LAMP
7 51 (16.72%) Symfony
8 46 (15.08%) Yii
9 38 (12.46%) Ajax
10 33 (10.82%) REST
11 29 (9.51%) .NET
11 29 (9.51%) Laravel
12 21 (6.89%) Web Services
13 19 (6.23%) XHTML
14 18 (5.90%) AngularJS
15 13 (4.26%) Flash
16 10 (3.28%) XML
17 9 (2.95%) iOS SDK
17 9 (2.95%) JSON
17 9 (2.95%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.49%) User Experience
2 28 (9.18%) Open Source
3 16 (5.25%) W3C
4 9 (2.95%) iPhone
5 7 (2.30%) New Media
5 7 (2.30%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.30%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.64%) Social Media
7 4 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (0.98%) Social Network
8 3 (0.98%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.98%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.66%) Derivative
9 2 (0.66%) Animation
9 2 (0.66%) Clustering
10 1 (0.33%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.33%) Motion Graphics
10 1 (0.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 96 (31.48%) Linux
2 25 (8.20%) UNIX
3 21 (6.89%) CentOS
4 15 (4.92%) Fedora
5 14 (4.59%) Apple iOS
6 13 (4.26%) Android
7 7 (2.30%) Windows
8 6 (1.97%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.31%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.66%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (53.11%) MVC
2 138 (45.25%) OO
3 77 (25.25%) OO PHP
4 60 (19.67%) OOP
5 46 (15.08%) E-Commerce
5 46 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (13.11%) Web Development
7 18 (5.90%) Scrum
8 17 (5.57%) Web Application Development
9 16 (5.25%) UX Design
9 16 (5.25%) TDD
10 14 (4.59%) Content Management
10 14 (4.59%) Workflow
11 12 (3.93%) OOD
11 12 (3.93%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (3.93%) iOS Development
12 11 (3.61%) Web Accessibility
12 11 (3.61%) Software Engineering
12 11 (3.61%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (3.28%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 305 (100.00%) PHP
2 218 (71.48%) JavaScript
3 82 (26.89%) PHP5
4 60 (19.67%) SQL
5 20 (6.56%) C#
6 19 (6.23%) PHP4
7 18 (5.90%) Java
8 13 (4.26%) ActionScript 3.0
8 13 (4.26%) ActionScript
9 10 (3.28%) Python
10 9 (2.95%) VB
11 8 (2.62%) C++
11 8 (2.62%) Perl
12 5 (1.64%) VBScript
13 4 (1.31%) C
13 4 (1.31%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.98%) Ruby
15 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.66%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (3.61%) Degree
2 5 (1.64%) VCP4
3 1 (0.33%) HND
3 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (1.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (1.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (4.59%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 58 (19.02%) Zend
2 19 (6.23%) Red Hat
3 13 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.64%) Adobe
5 4 (1.31%) Progress
5 4 (1.31%) Mitel
5 4 (1.31%) Twitter
5 4 (1.31%) Cloudera
6 3 (0.98%) Oracle
7 1 (0.33%) SAP
7 1 (0.33%) Macromedia
7 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.33%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
Stafford, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Pension , bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum PLUS Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, relaxed environment
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum plus team bonus !
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 £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago