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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 35 28 50
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Permanent jobs citing PHP 364 387 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.96% 7.17% 4.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.02% 14.74% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 339 360 254
Median salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,850 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,655 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
2596 2626 2675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.51% 48.63% 49.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2190 2363 2321
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,700 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -14 116 £30,250 +10.00% 27
Warwickshire -16 58 £30,000 -14.59% 12
Worcestershire +23 53 £27,500 -15.38% 4
Staffordshire -13 43 £31,000 -13.88% 4
Coventry +10 30 £30,000 +20.00% 4
Shropshire +7 26 £30,000 +14.28% 7
Herefordshire +13 18 £27,500 -47.61% 1
Solihull +9 18 £33,000 +15.78% 4
Wolverhampton -11 2 £28,000 -15.47% 2
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 469 (76.63%) JavaScript
2 422 (68.95%) HTML
3 404 (66.01%) CSS
4 380 (62.09%) MySQL
5 315 (51.47%) jQuery
6 285 (46.57%) Web Development
7 184 (30.07%) HTML5
8 169 (27.61%) Linux
8 169 (27.61%) MVC
9 158 (25.82%) LAMP
10 156 (25.49%) Git (software)
11 143 (23.37%) E-Commerce
12 136 (22.22%) OO
13 131 (21.41%) Agile Software Development
14 118 (19.28%) CSS3
15 105 (17.16%) Symfony
16 104 (16.99%) REST
17 100 (16.34%) Apache
18 98 (16.01%) SQL
19 96 (15.69%) Zend
19 96 (15.69%) Marketing
20 94 (15.36%) XML
21 90 (14.71%) Java
22 85 (13.89%) Degree
22 85 (13.89%) CMS
23 84 (13.73%) Magento
24 78 (12.75%) JSON
25 77 (12.58%) Open Source
26 76 (12.42%) Web Design
27 75 (12.25%) Google

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
1 100 (16.34%) Apache
2 85 (13.89%) CMS
3 66 (10.78%) WordPress
4 63 (10.29%) nginx
5 44 (7.19%) Drupal
6 32 (5.23%) Node.js
7 21 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (1.80%) Tomcat
9 8 (1.31%) Apache Solr
9 8 (1.31%) ColdFusion
10 7 (1.14%) Umbraco
11 6 (0.98%) Kentico
12 4 (0.65%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.49%) IIS
14 2 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.33%) SharePoint
15 1 (0.16%) Facebook Platform
15 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 57 (9.31%) Photoshop
2 34 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 27 (4.41%) MS Excel
4 10 (1.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (1.14%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.65%) MS Office
7 2 (0.33%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 84 (13.73%) Magento
2 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.33%) Shopify
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 44 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (4.25%) SaaS
3 25 (4.08%) GitHub
4 21 (3.43%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (3.27%) Google Analytics
6 17 (2.78%) CloudFront
7 15 (2.45%) AdWords
8 8 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (0.98%) IaaS
10 4 (0.65%) PaaS
11 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.16%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.16%) Office 365
12 1 (0.16%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 43 (7.03%) Internet
2 23 (3.76%) HTTP
3 16 (2.61%) Intranet
4 10 (1.63%) DNS
5 7 (1.14%) Asterisk PBX
5 7 (1.14%) VoIP
6 6 (0.98%) DHCP
6 6 (0.98%) RTP
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.16%) Firewall
7 1 (0.16%) FTP
7 1 (0.16%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.16%) PBX
7 1 (0.16%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.16%) SMTP
7 1 (0.16%) SSH
7 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 380 (62.09%) MySQL
2 44 (7.19%) SQL Server
3 28 (4.58%) SQLite
4 27 (4.41%) Relational Database
5 22 (3.59%) MongoDB
6 8 (1.31%) Big Data
7 5 (0.82%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.33%) Redis
9 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.16%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.16%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.16%) QlikView
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 156 (25.49%) Git (software)
2 34 (5.56%) Subversion
3 26 (4.25%) gulp
4 24 (3.92%) PHPUnit
5 19 (3.10%) Grunt
6 13 (2.12%) webpack
7 11 (1.80%) Babel
7 11 (1.80%) Eclipse
8 10 (1.63%) TeamCity
9 6 (0.98%) Vagrant
9 6 (0.98%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.65%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (0.49%) JIRA
12 2 (0.33%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.33%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.33%) Mocha
12 2 (0.33%) Phing
12 2 (0.33%) Protractor
12 2 (0.33%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.33%) Xcode
General
1 96 (15.69%) Marketing
2 34 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 33 (5.39%) Finance
4 22 (3.59%) Games
5 20 (3.27%) Telecoms
6 18 (2.94%) Advertising
7 13 (2.12%) Banking
8 12 (1.96%) Electronics
9 10 (1.63%) Back Office
10 7 (1.14%) Billing
11 6 (0.98%) Local Government
12 5 (0.82%) Retail
13 4 (0.65%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.49%) Arabic Language
14 3 (0.49%) French Language
14 3 (0.49%) Portuguese Language
14 3 (0.49%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.16%) Automotive
15 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 494 (80.72%) Developer
2 307 (50.16%) PHP Developer
3 153 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 131 (21.41%) JavaScript Developer
5 111 (18.14%) HTML Developer
6 109 (17.81%) HTML CSS Developer
7 101 (16.50%) MySQL Developer
8 90 (14.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 80 (13.07%) PHP Web Developer
10 68 (11.11%) Senior Developer
11 62 (10.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 47 (7.68%) Senior PHP Developer
13 35 (5.72%) Magento Developer
14 34 (5.56%) Software Developer
15 30 (4.90%) Senior JavaScript Developer
16 29 (4.74%) Graduate
16 29 (4.74%) PHP Magento Developer
17 28 (4.58%) Lead Developer
18 25 (4.08%) Graduate Developer
19 22 (3.59%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 422 (68.95%) HTML
2 404 (66.01%) CSS
3 315 (51.47%) jQuery
4 184 (30.07%) HTML5
5 158 (25.82%) LAMP
6 118 (19.28%) CSS3
7 105 (17.16%) Symfony
8 104 (16.99%) REST
9 94 (15.36%) XML
10 78 (12.75%) JSON
11 75 (12.25%) AngularJS
12 66 (10.78%) Web Services
13 62 (10.13%) .NET
13 62 (10.13%) LEMP Stack
14 47 (7.68%) RESTful
15 45 (7.35%) SOAP
15 45 (7.35%) Zend Framework
16 38 (6.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 37 (6.05%) ASP.NET
18 31 (5.07%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 72 (11.76%) User Experience
2 51 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 28 (4.58%) Social Media
4 27 (4.41%) Mobile App
5 17 (2.78%) Graphic Design
6 12 (1.96%) iPhone
7 10 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (1.63%) Linked Data
7 10 (1.63%) W3C
8 9 (1.47%) Photography
9 7 (1.14%) Semantic Web
9 7 (1.14%) Web 2.0
10 6 (0.98%) EPoS
10 6 (0.98%) iPad
10 6 (0.98%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.82%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.65%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.65%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 169 (27.61%) Linux
2 39 (6.37%) Ubuntu
3 37 (6.05%) Debian
4 31 (5.07%) Apple iOS
5 23 (3.76%) Windows
6 21 (3.43%) Android
7 11 (1.80%) Unix
8 10 (1.63%) CentOS
9 5 (0.82%) Solaris
10 4 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.65%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.33%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (46.57%) Web Development
2 169 (27.61%) MVC
3 143 (23.37%) E-Commerce
4 136 (22.22%) OO
5 131 (21.41%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (12.58%) Open Source
7 76 (12.42%) Web Design
8 74 (12.09%) OOP
9 66 (10.78%) Scrum
10 62 (10.13%) Front End Development
10 62 (10.13%) OO PHP
11 52 (8.50%) TDD
12 39 (6.37%) Responsive Web Design
13 38 (6.21%) SEO
14 37 (6.05%) Software Engineering
14 37 (6.05%) Workflow
15 36 (5.88%) Unit Testing
16 35 (5.72%) Data Protection
16 35 (5.72%) Performance Optimisation
17 34 (5.56%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 469 (76.63%) JavaScript
2 98 (16.01%) SQL
3 90 (14.71%) Java
4 70 (11.44%) PHP 5
5 68 (11.11%) C#
6 37 (6.05%) Ruby
7 28 (4.58%) VB.NET
8 25 (4.08%) Python
9 24 (3.92%) C++
10 16 (2.61%) Perl
11 14 (2.29%) C
12 13 (2.12%) ES6
13 9 (1.47%) VB
14 8 (1.31%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.98%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.82%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.82%) SPARQL
16 5 (0.82%) VB6
16 5 (0.82%) VBScript
17 4 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 85 (13.89%) Degree
2 6 (0.98%) DBS Check
3 2 (0.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.16%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.54%) QA
2 5 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.98%) OpenSIPS
2 6 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.49%) Firmware
3 3 (0.49%) Kamailio
3 3 (0.49%) Squid
3 3 (0.49%) Xen
4 2 (0.33%) KVM
4 2 (0.33%) Samba
4 2 (0.33%) Varnish
5 1 (0.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (2.12%) Puppet
2 11 (1.80%) cPanel
3 8 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.65%) Ansible
4 4 (0.65%) Nagios
4 4 (0.65%) SCVMM
4 4 (0.65%) vRealize
5 2 (0.33%) Salt
6 1 (0.16%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 96 (15.69%) Zend
2 75 (12.25%) Google
3 51 (8.33%) Adobe
4 19 (3.10%) New Relic
5 11 (1.80%) Oracle
6 10 (1.63%) Microsoft
7 8 (1.31%) Apple
7 8 (1.31%) Cisco
7 8 (1.31%) Red Hat
7 8 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.14%) Twitter
9 6 (0.98%) VMware
10 3 (0.49%) Facebook
10 3 (0.49%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.33%) HubSpot
11 2 (0.33%) Sage
12 1 (0.16%) Juniper
12 1 (0.16%) Pegasus
12 1 (0.16%) RedDot
12 1 (0.16%) Remedy
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28k to 32k
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + company car, health care, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 to 27,000
Posted: 3 days ago