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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 97 114 139
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 131 103 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.36% 1.89% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 1.99% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 117 102 62
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,700 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +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
5296 5183 4666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.53% 95.10% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4416 4415 3983
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +15 33 £30,000 +20.00% 3
Worcestershire +12 26 £30,000 -4.76% 6
Coventry +10 26 £32,500 +35.41% 3
Birmingham -27 23 £28,000 -6.66% 6
Staffordshire -2 16 £33,750 +12.50% 2
Solihull +8 6 £32,500 +41.30% 4
Sutton Coldfield 0 1 £28,000 -30.43%
Shropshire -7 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 16 September 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
2 195 (84.42%) HTML
3 180 (77.92%) CSS
4 175 (75.76%) MySQL
5 168 (72.73%) JavaScript
6 140 (60.61%) jQuery
7 107 (46.32%) MVC
8 87 (37.66%) PHP5
9 82 (35.50%) HTML5
10 81 (35.06%) OO
11 75 (32.47%) Linux
12 67 (29.00%) Zend
13 57 (24.68%) CSS3
14 54 (23.38%) Git (software)
15 51 (22.08%) CMS
16 50 (21.65%) Subversion
17 47 (20.35%) WordPress
18 44 (19.05%) Apache
19 42 (18.18%) LAMP
20 40 (17.32%) Agile Software Development
20 40 (17.32%) XHTML
21 39 (16.88%) Marketing
22 36 (15.58%) E-Commerce
23 33 (14.29%) OOP
24 32 (13.85%) SQL Server
25 29 (12.55%) SQL
25 29 (12.55%) Drupal
25 29 (12.55%) REST
26 28 (12.12%) Magento
27 27 (11.69%) Yii

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 51 (22.08%) CMS
2 47 (20.35%) WordPress
3 44 (19.05%) Apache
4 29 (12.55%) Drupal
5 7 (3.03%) IIS
5 7 (3.03%) Joomla!
6 6 (2.60%) GlassFish
7 5 (2.16%) Node.js
8 4 (1.73%) ExpressionEngine
9 3 (1.30%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.87%) Moodle
11 1 (0.43%) Liferay
Applications
1 19 (8.23%) Photoshop
2 11 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.60%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 28 (12.12%) Magento
2 1 (0.43%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.06%) DNS
2 7 (3.03%) Internet
3 4 (1.73%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (1.73%) Intranet
3 4 (1.73%) Extranet
4 2 (0.87%) Broadband
4 2 (0.87%) PBX
4 2 (0.87%) VoIP
4 2 (0.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (75.76%) MySQL
2 32 (13.85%) SQL Server
3 11 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.73%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (23.38%) Git (software)
2 50 (21.65%) Subversion
3 8 (3.46%) JIRA
4 6 (2.60%) Phing
4 6 (2.60%) Eclipse
4 6 (2.60%) Ant
5 5 (2.16%) TeamCity
5 5 (2.16%) PHPUnit
6 4 (1.73%) Behat
6 4 (1.73%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.73%) NetBeans
6 4 (1.73%) Zend Studio
7 1 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.43%) Selenium
7 1 (0.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.43%) Hudson
General
1 39 (16.88%) Marketing
2 22 (9.52%) Retail
3 4 (1.73%) Billing
3 4 (1.73%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.87%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (84.42%) HTML
2 180 (77.92%) CSS
3 140 (60.61%) jQuery
4 82 (35.50%) HTML5
5 57 (24.68%) CSS3
6 42 (18.18%) LAMP
7 40 (17.32%) XHTML
8 29 (12.55%) REST
9 27 (11.69%) Yii
9 27 (11.69%) Web Services
10 26 (11.26%) Symfony
11 25 (10.82%) SOAP
12 21 (9.09%) Ajax
12 21 (9.09%) Zend Framework
13 16 (6.93%) Flash
14 14 (6.06%) Backbone.js
15 11 (4.76%) XML
16 10 (4.33%) Sass
16 10 (4.33%) CodeIgniter
17 8 (3.46%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.26%) Open Source
2 13 (5.63%) Social Media
2 13 (5.63%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.76%) W3C
4 8 (3.46%) User Experience
5 4 (1.73%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.73%) Smartphone
6 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.43%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.43%) Blog
7 1 (0.43%) Social Network
7 1 (0.43%) FMCG
7 1 (0.43%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.43%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.43%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 75 (32.47%) Linux
2 20 (8.66%) CentOS
3 13 (5.63%) Fedora
4 10 (4.33%) UNIX
4 10 (4.33%) Windows
5 9 (3.90%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.90%) Android
6 4 (1.73%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (46.32%) MVC
2 81 (35.06%) OO
3 40 (17.32%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (15.58%) E-Commerce
5 33 (14.29%) OOP
6 27 (11.69%) SEO
7 23 (9.96%) OO PHP
8 20 (8.66%) TDD
9 19 (8.23%) Web Development
10 13 (5.63%) CRM
10 13 (5.63%) Mobile Application Development
11 11 (4.76%) Pay per click
11 11 (4.76%) BDD
12 9 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (3.90%) Analytics
13 8 (3.46%) Web Accessibility
14 7 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
14 7 (3.03%) Unit Testing
14 7 (3.03%) Scrum
14 7 (3.03%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 231 (100.00%) PHP
2 168 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 87 (37.66%) PHP5
4 29 (12.55%) SQL
5 17 (7.36%) ActionScript
6 12 (5.19%) ActionScript 3.0
7 11 (4.76%) PHP4
8 7 (3.03%) Java
9 6 (2.60%) C++
10 5 (2.16%) C#
11 3 (1.30%) C
12 2 (0.87%) PowerHouse
13 1 (0.43%) Ruby
13 1 (0.43%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 6 (2.60%) Degree
Vendors
1 67 (29.00%) Zend
2 16 (6.93%) Adobe
2 16 (6.93%) Red Hat
3 11 (4.76%) Google
4 7 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.73%) Facebook
5 4 (1.73%) Oracle
6 1 (0.43%) Sony
6 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.43%) SAP
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