The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
England / West Midlands
Rank 27 55 31
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -24
Permanent jobs citing PHP 332 250 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.06% 4.22% 6.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.15% 9.67% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 308 244 311
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2192 2586 2461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.60% 43.62% 48.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1893 2223 2191
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PHP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

PHP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PHP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

PHP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

PHP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +18 110 £35,000 +7.64% 16
Staffordshire +13 57 £40,000 +23.07% 7
Worcestershire +20 53 £31,250 -3.84% 10
Warwickshire +46 52 £32,500 - 11
Solihull +11 31 £36,000 -6.49% 9
Herefordshire - 30 £30,000 -
Shropshire +12 24 £30,000 -25.00% 5
Coventry -12 6 £37,000 +5.71% 3
Walsall - 5 £42,500 -
Wolverhampton 0 3 £26,000 -11.11% 1
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for PHP.

1 508 (72.99%) JavaScript
2 502 (72.13%) HTML
3 494 (70.98%) CSS
4 431 (61.93%) MySQL
5 336 (48.28%) jQuery
6 276 (39.66%) HTML5
7 215 (30.89%) Web Development
8 201 (28.88%) MVC
9 173 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
10 172 (24.71%) Git (software)
11 161 (23.13%) Linux
12 155 (22.27%) OO
13 154 (22.13%) LAMP
14 133 (19.11%) OOP
15 130 (18.68%) Marketing
16 126 (18.10%) CSS3
17 122 (17.53%) AngularJS
18 113 (16.24%) E-Commerce
19 112 (16.09%) Java
20 104 (14.94%) Sass
21 102 (14.66%) SQL
22 96 (13.79%) Web Services
23 90 (12.93%) .NET
24 84 (12.07%) WordPress
25 81 (11.64%) Ajax
26 76 (10.92%) Laravel
27 70 (10.06%) C#
28 69 (9.91%) XML
28 69 (9.91%) Degree
29 66 (9.48%) JSON

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 84 (12.07%) WordPress
2 65 (9.34%) Apache
3 60 (8.62%) CMS
4 45 (6.47%) nginx
5 40 (5.75%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (3.30%) ColdFusion
7 16 (2.30%) Drupal
8 12 (1.72%) lighttpd
8 12 (1.72%) Tomcat
9 11 (1.58%) MS Exchange
10 8 (1.15%) JBoss
11 7 (1.01%) GlassFish
12 6 (0.86%) IIS
13 4 (0.57%) Moodle
14 3 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (0.43%) Umbraco
15 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
15 2 (0.29%) Jetty
15 2 (0.29%) Joomla!
15 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (3.30%) Photoshop
2 13 (1.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 13 (1.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (0.86%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.29%) MS Office
5 1 (0.14%) Blender
Business Applications
1 52 (7.47%) Magento
2 9 (1.29%) NetSuite
3 7 (1.01%) Shopify
4 2 (0.29%) OpenCart
4 2 (0.29%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 49 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (4.45%) SaaS
3 27 (3.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 27 (3.88%) GitHub
4 23 (3.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 15 (2.16%) Google Compute Engine
5 15 (2.16%) Heroku
6 12 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (1.72%) Amazon S3
7 10 (1.44%) Google Analytics
8 9 (1.29%) AdWords
9 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.29%) Office 365
12 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.14%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.14%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.31%) ATM
2 23 (3.30%) Internet
3 12 (1.72%) Intranet
4 11 (1.58%) HTTP
5 9 (1.29%) DNS
6 6 (0.86%) DHCP
7 4 (0.57%) Firewall
8 3 (0.43%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.43%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.43%) tcpdump
8 3 (0.43%) VPN
9 2 (0.29%) SAN
10 1 (0.14%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.14%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (0.14%) SSH
10 1 (0.14%) VoIP
10 1 (0.14%) Wireless
10 1 (0.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 431 (61.93%) MySQL
2 59 (8.48%) SQL Server
3 56 (8.05%) MongoDB
4 40 (5.75%) Relational Database
5 37 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
6 34 (4.89%) NoSQL
7 27 (3.88%) Redis
8 19 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (1.15%) GIS
10 8 (1.15%) MS Access
11 7 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (0.72%) QlikView
13 3 (0.43%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.29%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
15 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 172 (24.71%) Git (software)
2 58 (8.33%) Subversion
3 54 (7.76%) gulp
4 43 (6.18%) PHPUnit
5 38 (5.46%) Grunt
6 32 (4.60%) Jenkins
7 25 (3.59%) Mocha
8 21 (3.02%) Xcode
9 20 (2.87%) webpack
10 19 (2.73%) Jasmine
11 15 (2.16%) Selenium
12 14 (2.01%) JSUnit
13 13 (1.87%) Vagrant
14 11 (1.58%) GitLab
14 11 (1.58%) Visual Studio
15 10 (1.44%) PhantomJS
16 9 (1.29%) Mercurial
16 9 (1.29%) Protractor
17 8 (1.15%) Karma Test Runner
18 7 (1.01%) PhpStorm
General
1 130 (18.68%) Marketing
2 35 (5.03%) Finance
2 35 (5.03%) Games
3 29 (4.17%) Retail
4 26 (3.74%) Publishing
5 19 (2.73%) Advertising
5 19 (2.73%) Banking
6 12 (1.72%) Electronics
7 11 (1.58%) Automotive
7 11 (1.58%) Music Industry
8 10 (1.44%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.15%) Back Office
10 7 (1.01%) Billing
11 4 (0.57%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.43%) Arabic Language
12 3 (0.43%) French Language
12 3 (0.43%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (0.43%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.29%) Legal
13 2 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 597 (85.78%) Developer
2 397 (57.04%) PHP Developer
3 163 (23.42%) JavaScript Developer
4 142 (20.40%) HTML Developer
5 134 (19.25%) MySQL Developer
6 133 (19.11%) HTML CSS Developer
6 133 (19.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 109 (15.66%) Web Developer
8 97 (13.94%) Senior Developer
9 66 (9.48%) Junior
10 62 (8.91%) Junior Developer
10 62 (8.91%) Senior PHP Developer
11 56 (8.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 56 (8.05%) PHP Web Developer
12 45 (6.47%) Lead Developer
13 40 (5.75%) Full Stack Developer
14 37 (5.32%) LAMP Developer
14 37 (5.32%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 37 (5.32%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 34 (4.89%) Senior MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 502 (72.13%) HTML
2 494 (70.98%) CSS
3 336 (48.28%) jQuery
4 276 (39.66%) HTML5
5 154 (22.13%) LAMP
6 126 (18.10%) CSS3
7 122 (17.53%) AngularJS
8 104 (14.94%) Sass
9 96 (13.79%) Web Services
10 90 (12.93%) .NET
11 81 (11.64%) Ajax
12 76 (10.92%) Laravel
13 69 (9.91%) XML
14 66 (9.48%) JSON
14 66 (9.48%) RESTful
14 66 (9.48%) SOAP
15 65 (9.34%) REST
16 63 (9.05%) Node.js
17 61 (8.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 54 (7.76%) React
Miscellaneous
1 52 (7.47%) Mobile App
1 52 (7.47%) User Experience
2 39 (5.60%) Computer Science
3 38 (5.46%) Social Media
4 19 (2.73%) Linux Command Line
5 18 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (1.44%) e-Learning
6 10 (1.44%) W3C
7 9 (1.29%) iPad
8 8 (1.15%) EPoS
8 8 (1.15%) Mobile Games
8 8 (1.15%) Online Games
9 7 (1.01%) Animation
9 7 (1.01%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.72%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.72%) NHS
11 3 (0.43%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.43%) Social Network
12 2 (0.29%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 161 (23.13%) Linux
2 55 (7.90%) Apple iOS
3 42 (6.03%) Android
4 36 (5.17%) Windows
5 19 (2.73%) Unix
6 17 (2.44%) Ubuntu
7 11 (1.58%) Windows Server
8 8 (1.15%) Debian
8 8 (1.15%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.86%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.43%) Solaris
10 3 (0.43%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.29%) CentOS
11 2 (0.29%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (30.89%) Web Development
2 201 (28.88%) MVC
3 173 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
4 155 (22.27%) OO
5 133 (19.11%) OOP
6 113 (16.24%) E-Commerce
7 61 (8.76%) Scrum
7 61 (8.76%) Web Design
8 60 (8.62%) Software Engineering
9 56 (8.05%) Front End Development
10 53 (7.61%) Open Source
11 49 (7.04%) OO PHP
12 48 (6.90%) TDD
13 47 (6.75%) High Availability
14 41 (5.89%) iOS Development
15 38 (5.46%) Unit Testing
16 36 (5.17%) SEO
17 35 (5.03%) Content Management
17 35 (5.03%) Digital Marketing
18 34 (4.89%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 508 (72.99%) JavaScript
2 112 (16.09%) Java
3 102 (14.66%) SQL
4 70 (10.06%) C#
5 49 (7.04%) Python
6 28 (4.02%) Ruby
7 23 (3.30%) Objective-C
8 21 (3.02%) C
9 16 (2.30%) C++
10 13 (1.87%) VB.NET
11 12 (1.72%) Bash Shell
11 12 (1.72%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.58%) Go
12 11 (1.58%) PHP 7
13 10 (1.44%) ES6
13 10 (1.44%) XPath
14 9 (1.29%) PHP 5
14 9 (1.29%) Scala
15 6 (0.86%) Perl
16 5 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 69 (9.91%) Degree
2 5 (0.72%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.29%) CCNA
3 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.29%) CSQA
3 2 (0.29%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.01%) QA
2 2 (0.29%) IEC 61508
2 2 (0.29%) MISRA
2 2 (0.29%) SLA
3 1 (0.14%) WAI
System Software
1 21 (3.02%) Docker
2 8 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.01%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.43%) Squid
5 2 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.14%) Ceph
6 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.14%) KVM
6 1 (0.14%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 29 (4.17%) Ansible
2 21 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (2.73%) Puppet
4 3 (0.43%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.29%) cPanel
5 2 (0.29%) Graphite
5 2 (0.29%) Plesk
5 2 (0.29%) Salt
5 2 (0.29%) SCCM
6 1 (0.14%) Grafana
6 1 (0.14%) Icinga
6 1 (0.14%) Kibana
6 1 (0.14%) logstash
6 1 (0.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 61 (8.76%) Zend
2 41 (5.89%) Google
3 28 (4.02%) Adobe
4 26 (3.74%) Microsoft
5 19 (2.73%) Twitter
6 13 (1.87%) Red Hat
7 10 (1.44%) VMware
8 8 (1.15%) Veeam
9 5 (0.72%) Apple
10 4 (0.57%) Facebook
10 4 (0.57%) SAP
11 3 (0.43%) IBM
11 3 (0.43%) Oracle
11 3 (0.43%) Sage
11 3 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.29%) Blackboard
12 2 (0.29%) Cisco
12 2 (0.29%) Epicor
12 2 (0.29%) Sybase
12 2 (0.29%) T-Plan
Stafford, Staffordshire
ISL
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
ISL
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Great benefits, training and flexi
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Flexi time, fun days out, exceptio
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
ISL
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Parking
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: c£20,000 (dependent on experience) plus company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + flexible hours, pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + lots of benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
ISL
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £23k - 30k per year + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
247 Jobline
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago