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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 178 170 176
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 35 29 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.66% 0.59% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 1.21% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 28
Average salary £32,000 £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £21,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +4.61%
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
2631 2400 2424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.69% 48.63% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2359 2060 2107
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
Solihull - 10 £28,500 - 1
Birmingham -9 7 £37,500 +74.41% 5
Staffordshire -2 6 £36,250 -19.44% 2
Warwickshire -7 5 £32,000 +30.61% 1
Shropshire -7 3 £21,000 -30.00%
Coventry -15 2 £22,250 -31.53%
Wolverhampton - 1 £35,000 -
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 82 (100.00%) PHP
2 76 (92.68%) MySQL
3 72 (87.80%) CSS
3 72 (87.80%) HTML
4 64 (78.05%) JavaScript
5 49 (59.76%) OO
6 46 (56.10%) jQuery
7 45 (54.88%) Linux
8 41 (50.00%) HTML5
9 35 (42.68%) MVC
10 29 (35.37%) Git (software)
11 28 (34.15%) OOP
12 23 (28.05%) Zend
13 22 (26.83%) UNIX
14 21 (25.61%) Web Development
15 18 (21.95%) Laravel
16 17 (20.73%) CSS3
16 17 (20.73%) LAMP
17 16 (19.51%) Ajax
17 16 (19.51%) Symfony
17 16 (19.51%) WordPress
18 15 (18.29%) ActionScript 3.0
18 15 (18.29%) Flash
18 15 (18.29%) ActionScript
18 15 (18.29%) OO PHP
19 14 (17.07%) Apache
19 14 (17.07%) CMS
19 14 (17.07%) Degree
20 13 (15.85%) Computer Science
20 13 (15.85%) iOS Development

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 16 (19.51%) WordPress
2 14 (17.07%) Apache
2 14 (17.07%) CMS
3 11 (13.41%) Joomla!
4 9 (10.98%) concrete5
5 3 (3.66%) Drupal
6 2 (2.44%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.66%) Fireworks
1 3 (3.66%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) SaaS
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) HTTP
1 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.66%) DNS
2 1 (1.22%) LAN
2 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (92.68%) MySQL
2 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.88%) SQLite
4 2 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (35.37%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.41%) Subversion
3 4 (4.88%) Bugzilla
4 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.66%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.66%) PEAR
4 3 (3.66%) PHPUnit
4 3 (3.66%) Trac
5 1 (1.22%) MSI
General
1 12 (14.63%) Marketing
2 4 (4.88%) Advertising
3 3 (3.66%) Retail
4 2 (2.44%) Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Finance
5 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (95.12%) Developer
2 61 (74.39%) PHP Developer
3 22 (26.83%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 16 (19.51%) Web Developer
5 9 (10.98%) PHP Web Developer
6 7 (8.54%) Junior
6 7 (8.54%) Junior Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.88%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Head of Development
9 3 (3.66%) Senior PHP Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Web Applications Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (87.80%) HTML
1 72 (87.80%) CSS
2 46 (56.10%) jQuery
3 41 (50.00%) HTML5
4 18 (21.95%) Laravel
5 17 (20.73%) CSS3
5 17 (20.73%) LAMP
6 16 (19.51%) Ajax
6 16 (19.51%) Symfony
7 15 (18.29%) Flash
8 12 (14.63%) XHTML
9 11 (13.41%) .NET
10 9 (10.98%) XML
11 6 (7.32%) JSON
12 4 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (3.66%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (3.66%) POCO
13 3 (3.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 3 (3.66%) Zend Framework
13 3 (3.66%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.98%) iPhone
3 7 (8.54%) Open Source
3 7 (8.54%) New Media
3 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.32%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.66%) User Experience
5 3 (3.66%) Motion Graphics
6 2 (2.44%) W3C
7 1 (1.22%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.22%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 45 (54.88%) Linux
2 22 (26.83%) UNIX
3 7 (8.54%) CentOS
3 7 (8.54%) Fedora
4 5 (6.10%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.88%) Android
5 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (59.76%) OO
2 35 (42.68%) MVC
3 28 (34.15%) OOP
4 21 (25.61%) Web Development
5 15 (18.29%) OO PHP
6 13 (15.85%) iOS Development
7 12 (14.63%) Web Application Development
7 12 (14.63%) Content Management
7 12 (14.63%) E-Commerce
8 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (7.32%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.88%) Android Development
10 4 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.88%) Project Management
11 3 (3.66%) SEO
11 3 (3.66%) Scrum
11 3 (3.66%) Web Design
11 3 (3.66%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (3.66%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) PHP
2 64 (78.05%) JavaScript
3 15 (18.29%) ActionScript
3 15 (18.29%) ActionScript 3.0
4 10 (12.20%) PHP4
4 10 (12.20%) SQL
5 4 (4.88%) C#
6 3 (3.66%) C++
6 3 (3.66%) Java
6 3 (3.66%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 23 (28.05%) Zend
2 7 (8.54%) Adobe
2 7 (8.54%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.88%) Twitter
4 3 (3.66%) Macromedia
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.44%) HubSpot
5 2 (2.44%) Facebook
6 1 (1.22%) Perforce
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience.
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago