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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 27 34 46
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 417 358 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.77% 6.20% 5.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.75% 12.93% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 376 330 254
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
2648 2769 2670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.99% 47.98% 49.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2194 2491 2322
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 £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +18 150 £30,000 -3.22% 17
Warwickshire -7 66 £27,500 -21.42% 8
Worcestershire +26 51 £27,500 -15.38% 4
Coventry +20 42 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Staffordshire -17 37 £31,000 -11.42% 4
Shropshire +5 33 £30,000 +20.00% 9
Herefordshire +8 29 £27,500 -47.61% 2
Solihull +10 18 £32,500 +14.03% 3
Wolverhampton -9 2 £21,000 -30.00% 1
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 549 (77.32%) JavaScript
2 496 (69.86%) HTML
3 480 (67.61%) CSS
4 442 (62.25%) MySQL
5 374 (52.68%) jQuery
6 286 (40.28%) Web Development
7 231 (32.54%) HTML5
8 220 (30.99%) MVC
9 186 (26.20%) Linux
10 181 (25.49%) Git (software)
11 168 (23.66%) OO
12 166 (23.38%) E-Commerce
13 165 (23.24%) LAMP
14 130 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
15 129 (18.17%) CSS3
16 122 (17.18%) SQL
17 117 (16.48%) Marketing
18 114 (16.06%) Symfony
19 111 (15.63%) Zend
20 108 (15.21%) CMS
21 101 (14.23%) Web Design
22 100 (14.08%) User Experience
23 98 (13.80%) AngularJS
24 97 (13.66%) REST
25 96 (13.52%) Java
26 95 (13.38%) Apache
27 92 (12.96%) Degree
28 90 (12.68%) Open Source
29 89 (12.54%) OOP
30 87 (12.25%) XML

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
1 108 (15.21%) CMS
2 95 (13.38%) Apache
3 78 (10.99%) WordPress
4 55 (7.75%) nginx
5 49 (6.90%) Drupal
6 26 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (1.41%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.27%) ColdFusion
9 8 (1.13%) Umbraco
10 7 (0.99%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.85%) Kentico
12 3 (0.42%) IIS
12 3 (0.42%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.42%) SilverStripe
13 2 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.28%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.28%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.14%) Facebook Platform
14 1 (0.14%) Mule
14 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 75 (10.56%) Photoshop
2 48 (6.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 27 (3.80%) MS Excel
4 11 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (1.27%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.56%) MS Office
7 3 (0.42%) UXPin
8 1 (0.14%) Blender
Business Applications
1 87 (12.25%) Magento
2 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.28%) Shopify
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.14%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 47 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (4.65%) SaaS
3 30 (4.23%) Google Analytics
4 27 (3.80%) GitHub
5 20 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (2.68%) AdWords
7 12 (1.69%) CloudFront
8 11 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (1.41%) IaaS
10 8 (1.13%) PaaS
11 3 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 3 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.14%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.14%) Office 365
12 1 (0.14%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 45 (6.34%) Internet
2 23 (3.24%) HTTP
3 19 (2.68%) Intranet
4 9 (1.27%) DNS
5 6 (0.85%) Asterisk PBX
5 6 (0.85%) RTP
5 6 (0.85%) VoIP
6 5 (0.70%) DHCP
7 1 (0.14%) FTP
7 1 (0.14%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.14%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.14%) SMTP
7 1 (0.14%) SSH
7 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 442 (62.25%) MySQL
2 42 (5.92%) SQL Server
3 31 (4.37%) Relational Database
4 30 (4.23%) MongoDB
5 28 (3.94%) SQLite
6 12 (1.69%) Big Data
7 6 (0.85%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.28%) Redis
10 1 (0.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.14%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 181 (25.49%) Git (software)
2 51 (7.18%) Subversion
3 44 (6.20%) gulp
4 40 (5.63%) Grunt
5 34 (4.79%) PHPUnit
6 18 (2.54%) webpack
7 17 (2.39%) Jasmine
8 16 (2.25%) Babel
9 12 (1.69%) Mocha
9 12 (1.69%) Protractor
10 11 (1.55%) Eclipse
11 8 (1.13%) TeamCity
11 8 (1.13%) Visual Studio
12 6 (0.85%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.42%) Bower
13 3 (0.42%) JIRA
13 3 (0.42%) Karma Test Runner
13 3 (0.42%) Maven
14 2 (0.28%) Mercurial
14 2 (0.28%) Xcode
General
1 117 (16.48%) Marketing
2 52 (7.32%) Manufacturing
3 34 (4.79%) Finance
4 30 (4.23%) Telecoms
5 25 (3.52%) Advertising
6 24 (3.38%) Electronics
7 19 (2.68%) Games
8 15 (2.11%) Banking
9 10 (1.41%) Back Office
10 8 (1.13%) Billing
11 6 (0.85%) Local Government
11 6 (0.85%) Retail
12 4 (0.56%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.28%) Arabic Language
13 2 (0.28%) French Language
13 2 (0.28%) Portuguese Language
13 2 (0.28%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.14%) Automotive
14 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 584 (82.25%) Developer
2 364 (51.27%) PHP Developer
3 198 (27.89%) JavaScript Developer
4 173 (24.37%) HTML Developer
5 166 (23.38%) HTML CSS Developer
6 150 (21.13%) MySQL Developer
7 140 (19.72%) Web Developer
8 135 (19.01%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 97 (13.66%) Senior Developer
10 96 (13.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 70 (9.86%) PHP Web Developer
12 66 (9.30%) Senior PHP Developer
13 52 (7.32%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 35 (4.93%) Lead Developer
14 35 (4.93%) Software Developer
15 34 (4.79%) Junior
16 33 (4.65%) Junior Developer
16 33 (4.65%) Magento Developer
17 31 (4.37%) Graduate
18 29 (4.08%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 496 (69.86%) HTML
2 480 (67.61%) CSS
3 374 (52.68%) jQuery
4 231 (32.54%) HTML5
5 165 (23.24%) LAMP
6 129 (18.17%) CSS3
7 114 (16.06%) Symfony
8 98 (13.80%) AngularJS
9 97 (13.66%) REST
10 87 (12.25%) XML
11 72 (10.14%) JSON
12 68 (9.58%) RESTful
13 65 (9.15%) Web Services
14 62 (8.73%) .NET
15 54 (7.61%) LEMP Stack
16 51 (7.18%) Node.js
16 51 (7.18%) Zend Framework
17 50 (7.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 40 (5.63%) Sass
19 38 (5.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 100 (14.08%) User Experience
2 62 (8.73%) Computer Science
3 38 (5.35%) Social Media
4 30 (4.23%) Mobile App
5 24 (3.38%) Graphic Design
6 21 (2.96%) iPhone
7 17 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (1.55%) Web 2.0
9 10 (1.41%) iPad
9 10 (1.41%) W3C
10 9 (1.27%) Linked Data
10 9 (1.27%) Photography
11 8 (1.13%) Data Centre
11 8 (1.13%) Public Cloud
12 7 (0.99%) Mathematics
13 6 (0.85%) EPoS
13 6 (0.85%) Semantic Web
14 5 (0.70%) Artificial Intelligence
14 5 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (0.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 186 (26.20%) Linux
2 33 (4.65%) Apple iOS
2 33 (4.65%) Ubuntu
3 31 (4.37%) Debian
4 26 (3.66%) Windows
5 23 (3.24%) Android
6 12 (1.69%) Unix
7 8 (1.13%) CentOS
8 7 (0.99%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.56%) Solaris
10 3 (0.42%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.28%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.14%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.14%) VMS
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (40.28%) Web Development
2 220 (30.99%) MVC
3 168 (23.66%) OO
4 166 (23.38%) E-Commerce
5 130 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
6 101 (14.23%) Web Design
7 90 (12.68%) Open Source
8 89 (12.54%) OOP
9 84 (11.83%) OO PHP
10 82 (11.55%) Front End Development
11 62 (8.73%) TDD
12 60 (8.45%) Scrum
13 50 (7.04%) SEO
14 47 (6.62%) Unit Testing
15 46 (6.48%) Software Engineering
16 43 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
17 41 (5.77%) Workflow
18 37 (5.21%) Automated Testing
19 35 (4.93%) Analytics
19 35 (4.93%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 549 (77.32%) JavaScript
2 122 (17.18%) SQL
3 96 (13.52%) Java
4 72 (10.14%) PHP 5
5 69 (9.72%) C#
6 36 (5.07%) Ruby
7 27 (3.80%) Python
8 25 (3.52%) C++
9 23 (3.24%) VB.NET
10 18 (2.54%) ES6
11 14 (1.97%) Perl
12 12 (1.69%) C
13 9 (1.27%) VB
14 8 (1.13%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.85%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.70%) Apex Code
16 5 (0.70%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.70%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.70%) VB6
16 5 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 92 (12.96%) Degree
2 6 (0.85%) DBS Check
3 2 (0.28%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.28%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.14%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.76%) QA
2 5 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
3 8 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.99%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.85%) OpenSIPS
6 3 (0.42%) Firmware
6 3 (0.42%) Kamailio
7 2 (0.28%) Docker
7 2 (0.28%) KVM
7 2 (0.28%) Samba
7 2 (0.28%) Squid
7 2 (0.28%) Varnish
7 2 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (1.97%) cPanel
2 13 (1.83%) Puppet
3 8 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.13%) SCVMM
3 8 (1.13%) vRealize
4 4 (0.56%) Ansible
5 3 (0.42%) Nagios
6 2 (0.28%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.28%) Salt
7 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 111 (15.63%) Zend
2 73 (10.28%) Google
3 70 (9.86%) Adobe
4 14 (1.97%) New Relic
5 13 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (1.83%) VMware
6 11 (1.55%) Oracle
7 10 (1.41%) Apple
7 10 (1.41%) Microsoft
8 7 (0.99%) Cisco
8 7 (0.99%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.56%) Twitter
10 3 (0.42%) Facebook
10 3 (0.42%) Macromedia
10 3 (0.42%) NetSuite
10 3 (0.42%) Veeam
11 2 (0.28%) HubSpot
11 2 (0.28%) Sage
11 2 (0.28%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.14%) SendGrid
Worcestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Solihull
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Nettitude
Salary: benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 27k per year + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum equity, pension, gym membership
Posted: Yesterday
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39129.00 - £43041.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
HBS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago