The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Programmer
Rank 201 191 197
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Programmer 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.060% 0.023% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.025% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -18.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,000 £32,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-7.85% +14.75%
PHP Programmer
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
4776 4080 4588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.73% 94.44% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4200 3386 3986
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
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 Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Programmer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PHP Programmer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Programmer across the West Midlands region.

PHP Programmer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PHP Programmer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Programmer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

PHP Programmer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

PHP Programmer
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 Programmer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Worcestershire - 2 £33,750 -
Coventry - 1 £47,500 -
PHP Programmer
England

PHP Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited PHP Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 16 (76.19%) CSS
3 16 (76.19%) jQuery
4 15 (71.43%) HTML
4 15 (71.43%) MySQL
5 14 (66.67%) HTML5
6 11 (52.38%) CSS3
7 9 (42.86%) OO
8 7 (33.33%) Ajax
8 7 (33.33%) OOP
9 6 (28.57%) MVC
9 6 (28.57%) LAMP
10 5 (23.81%) XML
10 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
10 5 (23.81%) OO PHP
10 5 (23.81%) Android
11 4 (19.05%) Time Management
11 4 (19.05%) Android SDK
11 4 (19.05%) iOS SDK
11 4 (19.05%) VBScript
11 4 (19.05%) .NET
11 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
11 4 (19.05%) C#
11 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
11 4 (19.05%) Web Development
11 4 (19.05%) Degree
12 3 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited PHP Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) WordPress
2 2 (9.52%) Node.js
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) Joomla!
2 2 (9.52%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) GitHub
1 2 (9.52%) Trello
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) MySQL
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
1 2 (9.52%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) CSS
1 16 (76.19%) jQuery
2 15 (71.43%) HTML
3 14 (66.67%) HTML5
4 11 (52.38%) CSS3
5 7 (33.33%) Ajax
6 6 (28.57%) LAMP
7 5 (23.81%) XML
8 4 (19.05%) Android SDK
8 4 (19.05%) iOS SDK
8 4 (19.05%) .NET
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
9 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
10 2 (9.52%) ExpressJS
11 1 (4.76%) Grails
11 1 (4.76%) JSON
11 1 (4.76%) POCO
11 1 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.52%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
1 5 (23.81%) Android
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) OO
2 7 (33.33%) OOP
3 6 (28.57%) MVC
4 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 5 (23.81%) OO PHP
5 4 (19.05%) Time Management
5 4 (19.05%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) SEO
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) CRM
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) VBScript
3 4 (19.05%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) VB
5 2 (9.52%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) Perl
5 2 (9.52%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) PHP5
6 1 (4.76%) VC++
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Adobe
1 3 (14.29%) Twitter
2 2 (9.52%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft