The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 194 149 171
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +22
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 31 66 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.53% 1.22% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 2.51% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 55 44
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
PHP5
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
2768 2626 2638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.27% 48.63% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2450 2264 2338
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,175 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PHP5
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the West Midlands region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PHP5
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP5 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

PHP5
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP5 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -6 12 £30,000 +20.00% 3
Warwickshire -22 4 £45,000 +57.89% 3
Shropshire - 4 £25,250 -
Worcestershire -16 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Solihull - 2 £29,250 -
Staffordshire -1 1 £36,000 +20.00%
Coventry -23 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £27,500 -
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing PHP5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP5.

1 69 (100.00%) PHP
2 60 (86.96%) HTML
3 59 (85.51%) MySQL
4 58 (84.06%) CSS
5 54 (78.26%) JavaScript
6 41 (59.42%) OO
6 41 (59.42%) Linux
7 39 (56.52%) HTML5
8 36 (52.17%) jQuery
9 28 (40.58%) OOP
10 26 (37.68%) Zend
11 23 (33.33%) Git (software)
12 20 (28.99%) CSS3
13 17 (24.64%) Laravel
14 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
14 16 (23.19%) Web Development
15 14 (20.29%) Symfony
15 14 (20.29%) SQL
15 14 (20.29%) MVC
16 12 (17.39%) UNIX
17 11 (15.94%) Apache
17 11 (15.94%) Adobe
17 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (15.94%) Marketing
17 11 (15.94%) Degree
18 9 (13.04%) Ajax
18 9 (13.04%) W3C
19 8 (11.59%) Web Services
19 8 (11.59%) CMS
19 8 (11.59%) Computer Science

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing PHP5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.94%) Apache
2 8 (11.59%) CMS
3 4 (5.80%) WordPress
4 3 (4.35%) nginx
5 2 (2.90%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.90%) Drupal
6 1 (1.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) DNS
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (85.51%) MySQL
2 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.25%) Subversion
3 3 (4.35%) Bugzilla
3 3 (4.35%) Trac
3 3 (4.35%) PEAR
3 3 (4.35%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.45%) Hudson
General
1 11 (15.94%) Marketing
2 7 (10.14%) Retail
3 3 (4.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 60 (86.96%) Developer
2 49 (71.01%) PHP Developer
3 24 (34.78%) Web Developer
4 18 (26.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 17 (24.64%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Head of Development
7 4 (5.80%) Web Applications Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (4.35%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Junior
9 2 (2.90%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Junior PHP Developer
10 1 (1.45%) UI Developer
10 1 (1.45%) Senior PHP Developer
10 1 (1.45%) Graduate Developer
10 1 (1.45%) Technical Leader
10 1 (1.45%) Graduate
10 1 (1.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (86.96%) HTML
2 58 (84.06%) CSS
3 39 (56.52%) HTML5
4 36 (52.17%) jQuery
5 20 (28.99%) CSS3
6 17 (24.64%) Laravel
7 14 (20.29%) Symfony
8 9 (13.04%) Ajax
9 8 (11.59%) Web Services
9 8 (11.59%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (10.14%) XML
10 7 (10.14%) LAMP
11 6 (8.70%) Flash
11 6 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (7.25%) Classic ASP
12 5 (7.25%) CakePHP
12 5 (7.25%) RESTful
13 4 (5.80%) JSON
13 4 (5.80%) XHTML
14 3 (4.35%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) W3C
2 8 (11.59%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.90%) User Experience
5 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.45%) Social Media
5 1 (1.45%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (59.42%) Linux
2 12 (17.39%) UNIX
3 6 (8.70%) Ubuntu
4 5 (7.25%) Windows
5 1 (1.45%) Debian
5 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (59.42%) OO
2 28 (40.58%) OOP
3 16 (23.19%) Web Development
4 14 (20.29%) MVC
5 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.59%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (11.59%) Web Application Development
7 7 (10.14%) Web Accessibility
8 6 (8.70%) Web Design
8 6 (8.70%) OO PHP
8 6 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.80%) Scrum
10 4 (5.80%) Mobile First
10 4 (5.80%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (4.35%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.35%) TDD
12 2 (2.90%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (2.90%) SEO
12 2 (2.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) PHP
2 54 (78.26%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.29%) SQL
4 6 (8.70%) ActionScript
4 6 (8.70%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (1.45%) Java
5 1 (1.45%) Ruby
5 1 (1.45%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (37.68%) Zend
2 11 (15.94%) Adobe
3 2 (2.90%) Facebook
3 2 (2.90%) HubSpot
4 1 (1.45%) Twitter
4 1 (1.45%) Macromedia
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