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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 29 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 379 277 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.71% 5.45% 6.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.02% 11.47% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 354 261 320
Median salary £35,000 £30,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.82% -5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
PHP
England

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
2704 2415 2756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.90% 47.55% 48.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2265 2152 2489
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 December 2016.

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 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -18 114 £35,000 +12.90% 11
Staffordshire +21 75 £40,000 +40.35% 13
Warwickshire +15 65 £37,500 +25.00% 13
Worcestershire +16 42 £34,000 +4.61% 9
Coventry +3 24 £34,938 +16.45% 1
Shropshire +9 21 £38,750 +14.81% 6
Herefordshire - 17 £30,000 -
Solihull -7 9 £38,500 +10.00% 5
Walsall +14 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Wolverhampton +2 4 £26,250 -15.32% 2
Stourbridge - 1 £40,000 -
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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.

1 576 (75.39%) JavaScript
2 545 (71.34%) HTML
3 536 (70.16%) CSS
4 470 (61.52%) MySQL
5 352 (46.07%) jQuery
6 285 (37.30%) HTML5
7 246 (32.20%) MVC
8 193 (25.26%) Web Development
9 190 (24.87%) Git (software)
10 161 (21.07%) OO
11 156 (20.42%) LAMP
12 152 (19.90%) Linux
13 151 (19.76%) Agile Software Development
14 148 (19.37%) AngularJS
15 144 (18.85%) Java
16 142 (18.59%) SQL
17 133 (17.41%) CSS3
18 132 (17.28%) E-Commerce
19 125 (16.36%) OOP
20 124 (16.23%) Marketing
21 110 (14.40%) Sass
22 104 (13.61%) RESTful
23 102 (13.35%) .NET
24 94 (12.30%) WordPress
25 84 (10.99%) CMS
26 83 (10.86%) C#
27 82 (10.73%) Open Source
27 82 (10.73%) Front End Development
28 81 (10.60%) Degree
29 79 (10.34%) Node.js

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 94 (12.30%) WordPress
2 84 (10.99%) CMS
3 61 (7.98%) Apache
4 35 (4.58%) nginx
5 34 (4.45%) Elasticsearch
6 24 (3.14%) Drupal
7 21 (2.75%) ColdFusion
8 14 (1.83%) lighttpd
9 12 (1.57%) MS Exchange
10 10 (1.31%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.92%) JBoss
12 6 (0.79%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.65%) IIS
13 5 (0.65%) Moodle
13 5 (0.65%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.52%) Joomla!
14 4 (0.52%) Tornado
15 3 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 3 (0.39%) Apache Solr
15 3 (0.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (4.71%) Photoshop
2 23 (3.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 15 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.92%) Fireworks
4 7 (0.92%) MS Excel
5 3 (0.39%) Blender
6 2 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 76 (9.95%) Magento
2 7 (0.92%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.65%) Shopify
4 1 (0.13%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 49 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (4.32%) SaaS
3 30 (3.93%) GitHub
4 17 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (1.70%) Google Analytics
5 13 (1.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (1.57%) IaaS
7 11 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (1.44%) PaaS
8 7 (0.92%) Sage Pay
9 6 (0.79%) AdWords
10 4 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (0.52%) Google Compute Engine
10 4 (0.52%) Heroku
11 3 (0.39%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.26%) Office 365
13 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.13%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.19%) ATM
2 23 (3.01%) HTTP
3 22 (2.88%) Internet
4 13 (1.70%) Intranet
5 9 (1.18%) DNS
6 7 (0.92%) DHCP
7 4 (0.52%) Firewall
7 4 (0.52%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.39%) tcpdump
8 3 (0.39%) VPN
9 2 (0.26%) SAN
9 2 (0.26%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.26%) VoIP
10 1 (0.13%) Broadband
10 1 (0.13%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.13%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 470 (61.52%) MySQL
2 62 (8.12%) MongoDB
3 50 (6.54%) SQL Server
4 41 (5.37%) Relational Database
5 32 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (2.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (2.09%) Redis
8 9 (1.18%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.05%) MS Access
10 5 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (0.39%) Big Data
11 3 (0.39%) CouchDB
11 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.26%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 190 (24.87%) Git (software)
2 60 (7.85%) Subversion
3 59 (7.72%) gulp
4 58 (7.59%) Grunt
5 51 (6.68%) PHPUnit
6 38 (4.97%) Mocha
7 35 (4.58%) Jasmine
8 27 (3.53%) Protractor
9 25 (3.27%) Jenkins
9 25 (3.27%) Vagrant
10 15 (1.96%) Selenium
11 14 (1.83%) Visual Studio
12 12 (1.57%) Bower
13 9 (1.18%) Karma Test Runner
13 9 (1.18%) Mercurial
14 8 (1.05%) JIRA
14 8 (1.05%) JSUnit
14 8 (1.05%) Xcode
15 7 (0.92%) Babel
15 7 (0.92%) CruiseControl
General
1 124 (16.23%) Marketing
2 38 (4.97%) Finance
3 36 (4.71%) Games
4 33 (4.32%) Retail
5 25 (3.27%) Manufacturing
6 21 (2.75%) Electronics
7 20 (2.62%) Advertising
8 18 (2.36%) Banking
9 16 (2.09%) Publishing
10 15 (1.96%) Telecoms
11 12 (1.57%) Billing
12 11 (1.44%) Automotive
12 11 (1.44%) Music Industry
13 5 (0.65%) Back Office
14 3 (0.39%) Arabic Language
14 3 (0.39%) French Language
14 3 (0.39%) Portuguese Language
14 3 (0.39%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.26%) Brand Awareness
15 2 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 642 (84.03%) Developer
2 407 (53.27%) PHP Developer
3 240 (31.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 216 (28.27%) HTML Developer
5 200 (26.18%) HTML CSS Developer
6 180 (23.56%) MySQL Developer
7 175 (22.91%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 108 (14.14%) Senior Developer
9 95 (12.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 91 (11.91%) Web Developer
11 75 (9.82%) Junior
12 73 (9.55%) Senior PHP Developer
13 70 (9.16%) Junior Developer
14 67 (8.77%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 54 (7.07%) Lead Developer
16 52 (6.81%) Angular Developer
17 47 (6.15%) Senior MySQL Developer
18 45 (5.89%) PHP Web Developer
19 38 (4.97%) Lead PHP Developer
20 37 (4.84%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 545 (71.34%) HTML
2 536 (70.16%) CSS
3 352 (46.07%) jQuery
4 285 (37.30%) HTML5
5 156 (20.42%) LAMP
6 148 (19.37%) AngularJS
7 133 (17.41%) CSS3
8 110 (14.40%) Sass
9 104 (13.61%) RESTful
10 102 (13.35%) .NET
11 79 (10.34%) Node.js
12 70 (9.16%) Web Services
13 66 (8.64%) Ajax
14 56 (7.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 55 (7.20%) REST
16 51 (6.68%) ASP.NET
16 51 (6.68%) Symfony
17 44 (5.76%) LESS
18 43 (5.63%) Zend Framework
19 42 (5.50%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 65 (8.51%) Computer Science
1 65 (8.51%) User Experience
2 40 (5.24%) Social Media
3 28 (3.66%) Mobile App
4 19 (2.49%) iPad
5 18 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (1.57%) Data Centre
6 12 (1.57%) N-Tier
7 11 (1.44%) Public Cloud
8 10 (1.31%) Graphic Design
8 10 (1.31%) W3C
9 9 (1.18%) e-Learning
10 8 (1.05%) iPhone
10 8 (1.05%) NHS
11 5 (0.65%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.65%) EPoS
11 5 (0.65%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.65%) Mobile Games
11 5 (0.65%) Online Games
11 5 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 152 (19.90%) Linux
2 36 (4.71%) Apple iOS
3 34 (4.45%) Windows
4 33 (4.32%) Android
5 20 (2.62%) Unix
6 15 (1.96%) Windows Server
7 9 (1.18%) Mac OS
8 6 (0.79%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.79%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.39%) Solaris
10 3 (0.39%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.13%) CentOS
12 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.13%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (32.20%) MVC
2 193 (25.26%) Web Development
3 161 (21.07%) OO
4 151 (19.76%) Agile Software Development
5 132 (17.28%) E-Commerce
6 125 (16.36%) OOP
7 82 (10.73%) Front End Development
7 82 (10.73%) Open Source
8 79 (10.34%) Web Design
9 58 (7.59%) TDD
10 50 (6.54%) High Availability
10 50 (6.54%) Scrum
11 49 (6.41%) SDLC
11 49 (6.41%) Software Engineering
12 44 (5.76%) Content Management
12 44 (5.76%) OO PHP
13 42 (5.50%) SEO
14 39 (5.10%) Unit Testing
15 37 (4.84%) Project Management
16 35 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 576 (75.39%) JavaScript
2 144 (18.85%) Java
3 142 (18.59%) SQL
4 83 (10.86%) C#
5 62 (8.12%) Python
6 27 (3.53%) Ruby
7 24 (3.14%) C++
8 23 (3.01%) PHP 5
9 21 (2.75%) C
9 21 (2.75%) Go
10 17 (2.23%) VB.NET
11 16 (2.09%) ES6
12 15 (1.96%) Bash Shell
13 12 (1.57%) Objective-C
14 11 (1.44%) Perl
15 10 (1.31%) Scala
15 10 (1.31%) T-SQL
16 5 (0.65%) Apex Code
16 5 (0.65%) TypeScript
16 5 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 81 (10.60%) Degree
2 4 (0.52%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.26%) CCNA
3 2 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.26%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.13%) CSQA
4 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.23%) QA
2 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.13%) MISRA
2 1 (0.13%) SLA
2 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 21 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (1.18%) Docker
4 7 (0.92%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.52%) Squid
6 2 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.13%) Ceph
7 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.13%) KVM
7 1 (0.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 34 (4.45%) Ansible
2 18 (2.36%) Puppet
3 11 (1.44%) SCVMM
3 11 (1.44%) vRealize
4 10 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (1.05%) cPanel
6 6 (0.79%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.39%) Plesk
8 2 (0.26%) Graphite
8 2 (0.26%) SCCM
9 1 (0.13%) Grafana
9 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.13%) Icinga
9 1 (0.13%) Kibana
9 1 (0.13%) logstash
9 1 (0.13%) Nagios
9 1 (0.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 75 (9.82%) Zend
2 40 (5.24%) Adobe
3 30 (3.93%) Google
4 23 (3.01%) VMware
5 15 (1.96%) Microsoft
5 15 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (1.70%) Twitter
7 9 (1.18%) NetSuite
7 9 (1.18%) Veeam
8 8 (1.05%) Sage
9 7 (0.92%) PayPal
10 5 (0.65%) Apple
11 4 (0.52%) Macromedia
11 4 (0.52%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.52%) SAP
12 3 (0.39%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.39%) Facebook
12 3 (0.39%) Oracle
13 2 (0.26%) Cisco
13 2 (0.26%) Percona
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Telford, Shropshire
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Great Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Many benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £32k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £24500 - £25500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago