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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 198 194 173
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 29 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% 0.76% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 11
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
2416 2377 2149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 43.23% 48.09% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2089 2134 1843
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP 5 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +19 28 £30,000 +39.53% 2
Staffordshire -7 1 £45,000 +12.50%
PHP 5
England

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing PHP 5 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 PHP 5.

1 49 (100.00%) PHP
1 49 (100.00%) MySQL
2 36 (73.47%) CSS
2 36 (73.47%) HTML
2 36 (73.47%) JavaScript
3 35 (71.43%) Linux
3 35 (71.43%) Apache
3 35 (71.43%) LAMP
3 35 (71.43%) jQuery
4 33 (67.35%) nginx
4 33 (67.35%) LEMP Stack
5 31 (63.27%) Git (software)
6 30 (61.22%) Performance Optimisation
6 30 (61.22%) Google
6 30 (61.22%) Debian
7 29 (59.18%) OO
7 29 (59.18%) Scrum
7 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (59.18%) E-Commerce
7 29 (59.18%) OOD
7 29 (59.18%) XML
7 29 (59.18%) Ubuntu
7 29 (59.18%) Web Development
7 29 (59.18%) Symfony
7 29 (59.18%) Zend
7 29 (59.18%) Zend Framework
7 29 (59.18%) Open Source
7 29 (59.18%) JSON
7 29 (59.18%) Magento
7 29 (59.18%) REST

PHP 5
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing PHP 5 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 PHP 5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (71.43%) Apache
2 33 (67.35%) nginx
3 3 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.04%) Drupal
4 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (59.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (63.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.04%) JIRA
2 1 (2.04%) Phing
2 1 (2.04%) PhpStorm
2 1 (2.04%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 13 (26.53%) Billing
1 13 (26.53%) Games
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (93.88%) Developer
2 45 (91.84%) PHP Developer
3 30 (61.22%) PHP Web Developer
3 30 (61.22%) Web Developer
4 22 (44.90%) Magento Developer
4 22 (44.90%) PHP Magento Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Graduate
5 7 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Graduate PHP Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Graduate Web Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Billing Developer
7 2 (4.08%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (4.08%) HTML Developer
7 2 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.08%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (4.08%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (73.47%) CSS
1 36 (73.47%) HTML
2 35 (71.43%) jQuery
2 35 (71.43%) LAMP
3 33 (67.35%) LEMP Stack
4 29 (59.18%) JSON
4 29 (59.18%) REST
4 29 (59.18%) Symfony
4 29 (59.18%) XML
4 29 (59.18%) Zend Framework
5 4 (8.16%) Ajax
6 3 (6.12%) HTML5
7 2 (4.08%) CSS3
7 2 (4.08%) Web Services
8 1 (2.04%) Laravel
8 1 (2.04%) LESS
8 1 (2.04%) Memcached
8 1 (2.04%) RESTful
8 1 (2.04%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) User Experience
2 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.04%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 35 (71.43%) Linux
2 30 (61.22%) Debian
3 29 (59.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) Performance Optimisation
2 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (59.18%) E-Commerce
2 29 (59.18%) OO
2 29 (59.18%) OOD
2 29 (59.18%) Open Source
2 29 (59.18%) Scrum
2 29 (59.18%) Web Development
3 15 (30.61%) MVC
3 15 (30.61%) Unit Testing
4 14 (28.57%) OOP
5 13 (26.53%) API Integration
6 7 (14.29%) Web Application Development
7 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.04%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.04%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.04%) Project Management
8 1 (2.04%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) PHP
2 36 (73.47%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 30 (61.22%) Google
2 29 (59.18%) Zend
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe
3 1 (2.04%) HubSpot
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
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