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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 24 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 428 314 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.10% 5.36% 5.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.11% 11.36% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 386 285 284
Median salary £31,000 £31,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,383 £47,500 £39,400
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
2657 2765 2643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.11% 47.18% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2208 2450 2276
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,075
10% offered a salary of more than £53,324 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 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 July 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 +31 171 £31,500 -2.32% 23
Warwickshire +1 72 £27,500 -21.42% 14
Worcestershire +28 45 £31,000 +3.33% 8
Coventry +18 39 £27,500 +3.77% 3
Shropshire -1 29 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Staffordshire -13 28 £31,000 -4.61% 6
Herefordshire +8 26 £27,500 -47.61% 2
Solihull +11 15 £32,500 +8.33%
Wolverhampton -8 7 £22,500 -25.00% 3
Sutton Coldfield -5 3 £35,000 +27.27% 1
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 567 (76.83%) JavaScript
2 516 (69.92%) HTML
3 501 (67.89%) CSS
4 449 (60.84%) MySQL
5 393 (53.25%) jQuery
6 265 (35.91%) Web Development
7 237 (32.11%) HTML5
8 236 (31.98%) MVC
9 182 (24.66%) Git (software)
10 173 (23.44%) Linux
11 170 (23.04%) OO
12 167 (22.63%) E-Commerce
13 158 (21.41%) LAMP
14 143 (19.38%) SQL
15 130 (17.62%) CSS3
16 118 (15.99%) Marketing
17 115 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
18 113 (15.31%) Java
19 112 (15.18%) Zend
20 106 (14.36%) AngularJS
20 106 (14.36%) CMS
21 102 (13.82%) Web Design
22 100 (13.55%) Symfony
23 99 (13.41%) User Experience
24 95 (12.87%) Open Source
25 92 (12.47%) Front End Development
26 91 (12.33%) REST
27 90 (12.20%) Magento
28 88 (11.92%) Degree
28 88 (11.92%) OOP

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
1 106 (14.36%) CMS
2 84 (11.38%) Apache
3 81 (10.98%) WordPress
4 51 (6.91%) nginx
5 50 (6.78%) Drupal
6 28 (3.79%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (1.36%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.22%) Umbraco
9 6 (0.81%) ColdFusion
9 6 (0.81%) Kentico
9 6 (0.81%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.68%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.41%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.41%) SilverStripe
11 3 (0.41%) Tornado
12 2 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.27%) IIS
12 2 (0.27%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.27%) Moodle
13 1 (0.14%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 79 (10.70%) Photoshop
2 51 (6.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 27 (3.66%) MS Excel
4 13 (1.76%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (1.63%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.54%) MS Office
7 3 (0.41%) UXPin
8 2 (0.27%) Blender
Business Applications
1 90 (12.20%) Magento
2 2 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.27%) Shopify
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 46 (6.23%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (4.74%) SaaS
3 32 (4.34%) GitHub
3 32 (4.34%) Google Analytics
4 20 (2.71%) AdWords
5 19 (2.57%) Amazon EC2
6 15 (2.03%) IaaS
6 15 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (1.63%) PaaS
8 7 (0.95%) CloudFront
9 5 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 3 (0.41%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.27%) Sage Pay
13 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (5.01%) Internet
2 27 (3.66%) HTTP
3 20 (2.71%) Intranet
4 7 (0.95%) VoIP
5 6 (0.81%) RTP
6 5 (0.68%) Asterisk PBX
6 5 (0.68%) DNS
7 3 (0.41%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.27%) DHCP
9 1 (0.14%) Broadband
9 1 (0.14%) SMTP
9 1 (0.14%) SSH
9 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 449 (60.84%) MySQL
2 40 (5.42%) SQL Server
3 33 (4.47%) MongoDB
4 30 (4.07%) Relational Database
5 28 (3.79%) SQLite
6 11 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (1.22%) Big Data
8 6 (0.81%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.68%) Redis
10 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.14%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.14%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 182 (24.66%) Git (software)
2 58 (7.86%) Subversion
3 51 (6.91%) Grunt
3 51 (6.91%) gulp
4 43 (5.83%) PHPUnit
5 23 (3.12%) Jasmine
6 19 (2.57%) Mocha
7 18 (2.44%) Protractor
7 18 (2.44%) webpack
8 16 (2.17%) Babel
8 16 (2.17%) Vagrant
9 11 (1.49%) Eclipse
10 9 (1.22%) Visual Studio
11 7 (0.95%) Bower
12 6 (0.81%) JIRA
13 5 (0.68%) Bitbucket
13 5 (0.68%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.68%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.54%) Maven
15 3 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 118 (15.99%) Marketing
2 56 (7.59%) Manufacturing
3 39 (5.28%) Finance
4 31 (4.20%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.52%) Advertising
5 26 (3.52%) Electronics
6 21 (2.85%) Games
7 16 (2.17%) Banking
8 12 (1.63%) Billing
9 8 (1.08%) Back Office
10 4 (0.54%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.54%) Retail
11 3 (0.41%) Publishing
12 2 (0.27%) Local Government
12 2 (0.27%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 617 (83.60%) Developer
2 373 (50.54%) PHP Developer
3 222 (30.08%) JavaScript Developer
4 196 (26.56%) HTML Developer
5 186 (25.20%) HTML CSS Developer
6 163 (22.09%) MySQL Developer
7 147 (19.92%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 131 (17.75%) Web Developer
9 107 (14.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 92 (12.47%) Senior Developer
11 62 (8.40%) Senior PHP Developer
12 60 (8.13%) PHP Web Developer
13 58 (7.86%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 45 (6.10%) Junior
15 43 (5.83%) Junior Developer
16 40 (5.42%) Software Developer
17 34 (4.61%) Magento Developer
18 32 (4.34%) Graduate
18 32 (4.34%) Lead Developer
18 32 (4.34%) Senior MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 516 (69.92%) HTML
2 501 (67.89%) CSS
3 393 (53.25%) jQuery
4 237 (32.11%) HTML5
5 158 (21.41%) LAMP
6 130 (17.62%) CSS3
7 106 (14.36%) AngularJS
8 100 (13.55%) Symfony
9 91 (12.33%) REST
10 77 (10.43%) RESTful
10 77 (10.43%) XML
11 74 (10.03%) .NET
12 65 (8.81%) JSON
13 61 (8.27%) Node.js
14 58 (7.86%) Zend Framework
15 57 (7.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 52 (7.05%) Sass
17 51 (6.91%) Web Services
18 50 (6.78%) LEMP Stack
19 47 (6.37%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 99 (13.41%) User Experience
2 63 (8.54%) Computer Science
3 42 (5.69%) Social Media
4 27 (3.66%) Mobile App
5 26 (3.52%) Graphic Design
6 21 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (2.85%) iPhone
7 15 (2.03%) iPad
8 12 (1.63%) Data Centre
8 12 (1.63%) Public Cloud
8 12 (1.63%) Web 2.0
9 11 (1.49%) W3C
10 9 (1.22%) Photography
11 8 (1.08%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.81%) Linked Data
13 5 (0.68%) e-Learning
13 5 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.68%) EPoS
13 5 (0.68%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.68%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 173 (23.44%) Linux
2 31 (4.20%) Apple iOS
3 28 (3.79%) Ubuntu
3 28 (3.79%) Windows
4 26 (3.52%) Android
5 25 (3.39%) Debian
6 12 (1.63%) Windows Server
7 10 (1.36%) Unix
8 7 (0.95%) CentOS
9 6 (0.81%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.27%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.14%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.14%) Solaris
12 1 (0.14%) VMS
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (35.91%) Web Development
2 236 (31.98%) MVC
3 170 (23.04%) OO
4 167 (22.63%) E-Commerce
5 115 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
6 102 (13.82%) Web Design
7 95 (12.87%) Open Source
8 92 (12.47%) Front End Development
9 88 (11.92%) OOP
10 86 (11.65%) OO PHP
11 61 (8.27%) TDD
12 58 (7.86%) SEO
13 50 (6.78%) Scrum
14 47 (6.37%) Unit Testing
15 45 (6.10%) Software Engineering
16 42 (5.69%) Responsive Web Design
17 40 (5.42%) SDLC
18 37 (5.01%) Analytics
18 37 (5.01%) Workflow
19 36 (4.88%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 567 (76.83%) JavaScript
2 143 (19.38%) SQL
3 113 (15.31%) Java
4 75 (10.16%) C#
5 66 (8.94%) PHP 5
6 31 (4.20%) Python
6 31 (4.20%) Ruby
7 26 (3.52%) C++
8 24 (3.25%) VB.NET
9 20 (2.71%) ES6
10 10 (1.36%) C
10 10 (1.36%) Perl
11 9 (1.22%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.22%) VB
12 8 (1.08%) Go
13 7 (0.95%) Apex Code
14 6 (0.81%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.68%) VB6
15 5 (0.68%) VBA
15 5 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 88 (11.92%) Degree
2 5 (0.68%) DBS Check
3 2 (0.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.27%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.37%) QA
2 5 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (2.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (0.81%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.81%) OpenSIPS
5 5 (0.68%) Docker
6 3 (0.41%) Firmware
6 3 (0.41%) Kamailio
7 2 (0.27%) KVM
7 2 (0.27%) Samba
7 2 (0.27%) Varnish
7 2 (0.27%) Xen
8 1 (0.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 19 (2.57%) cPanel
2 12 (1.63%) Puppet
2 12 (1.63%) SCVMM
2 12 (1.63%) vRealize
3 9 (1.22%) Ansible
4 7 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.54%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.41%) Nagios
7 2 (0.27%) Salt
8 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 112 (15.18%) Zend
2 75 (10.16%) Adobe
3 68 (9.21%) Google
4 21 (2.85%) Salesforce.com
4 21 (2.85%) VMware
5 11 (1.49%) Oracle
6 9 (1.22%) New Relic
7 8 (1.08%) Microsoft
8 6 (0.81%) Apple
8 6 (0.81%) NetSuite
8 6 (0.81%) Red Hat
8 6 (0.81%) Veeam
9 5 (0.68%) Cisco
9 5 (0.68%) Twitter
10 4 (0.54%) Facebook
10 4 (0.54%) Macromedia
10 4 (0.54%) Sage
11 3 (0.41%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.27%) HubSpot
12 2 (0.27%) PayPal
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26041.00 - £34876.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
University of Worcester
Salary: From £25,023 to £30,738 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £25000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Stratospherec
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39924.00 - £42742.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago