The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 5 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 5 over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 226 212 219
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 11 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 0.31% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 10
Median salary £36,000 £29,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £29,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+36.66% -11.76%
PHP 5
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
2611 2540 2768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.28% 47.28% 49.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2197 2253 2367
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP 5 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PHP 5
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the West Midlands region.

PHP 5 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PHP 5
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

PHP 5 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

PHP 5
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 5 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 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 -25 4 £60,000 +106.89%
Staffordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £24,000 -
Shropshire -7 1 £25,000 -9.09%
Worcestershire - 1 £36,000 -
PHP 5
England

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing PHP 5 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 5.

1 45 (100.00%) PHP
2 41 (91.11%) Git (software)
3 40 (88.89%) jQuery
3 40 (88.89%) MySQL
4 36 (80.00%) CSS
4 36 (80.00%) HTML
5 35 (77.78%) JavaScript
6 32 (71.11%) MVC
7 31 (68.89%) OO
8 28 (62.22%) LAMP
8 28 (62.22%) Google
9 24 (53.33%) REST
10 21 (46.67%) Unit Testing
11 20 (44.44%) Laravel
12 19 (42.22%) HTML5
12 19 (42.22%) OO PHP
12 19 (42.22%) Linux
13 18 (40.00%) Web Services
13 18 (40.00%) Subversion
13 18 (40.00%) CSS3
13 18 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
14 17 (37.78%) RESTful
14 17 (37.78%) PHPUnit
14 17 (37.78%) Web Development
15 15 (33.33%) Banking
15 15 (33.33%) Finance
15 15 (33.33%) Google Analytics
15 15 (33.33%) beanstalkd
15 15 (33.33%) Analytics
15 15 (33.33%) AdWords

PHP 5
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 11 (24.44%) Apache
2 10 (22.22%) nginx
3 7 (15.56%) Drupal
4 3 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (6.67%) WordPress
5 2 (4.44%) CMS
6 1 (2.22%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (33.33%) AdWords
2 15 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 6 (13.33%) GitHub
4 3 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (88.89%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (91.11%) Git (software)
2 18 (40.00%) Subversion
3 17 (37.78%) PHPUnit
4 2 (4.44%) Phing
5 1 (2.22%) gulp
5 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (33.33%) Banking
1 15 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Marketing
3 6 (13.33%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 45 (100.00%) Developer
2 41 (91.11%) PHP Developer
3 18 (40.00%) MySQL Developer
3 18 (40.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 16 (35.56%) HTML Developer
4 16 (35.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 15 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Graduate
6 6 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Graduate PHP Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Senior MySQL Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Graduate Web Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Magento Developer
10 2 (4.44%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (88.89%) jQuery
2 36 (80.00%) CSS
2 36 (80.00%) HTML
3 28 (62.22%) LAMP
4 24 (53.33%) REST
5 20 (44.44%) Laravel
6 19 (42.22%) HTML5
7 18 (40.00%) CSS3
7 18 (40.00%) Web Services
8 17 (37.78%) RESTful
9 15 (33.33%) beanstalkd
10 11 (24.44%) Symfony
11 10 (22.22%) LEMP Stack
12 9 (20.00%) Zend Framework
13 8 (17.78%) JSON
13 8 (17.78%) XML
14 5 (11.11%) Memcached
15 2 (4.44%) Semantic HTML
16 1 (2.22%) PhoneGap
16 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.44%) User Experience
3 2 (4.44%) W3C
4 1 (2.22%) NHS
4 1 (2.22%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (2.22%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Linux
2 8 (17.78%) Debian
2 8 (17.78%) Ubuntu
3 6 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (71.11%) MVC
2 31 (68.89%) OO
3 21 (46.67%) Unit Testing
4 19 (42.22%) OO PHP
5 17 (37.78%) Web Development
6 15 (33.33%) Analytics
7 11 (24.44%) Open Source
8 10 (22.22%) OOP
9 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
10 6 (13.33%) iOS Development
11 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
12 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (6.67%) Integration Testing
12 3 (6.67%) Open Source Development
12 3 (6.67%) Pay per click
12 3 (6.67%) SEO
13 2 (4.44%) API Integration
13 2 (4.44%) Mobile Application Development
13 2 (4.44%) Performance Optimisation
13 2 (4.44%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) PHP
2 35 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.78%) Java
4 3 (6.67%) Go
4 3 (6.67%) PHP 4
4 3 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) PHP 7
5 1 (2.22%) SQL
5 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.22%) Plesk
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Google
2 10 (22.22%) Zend