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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 217 212 219
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 17 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 0.58% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 6
Median salary £25,000 £29,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,479 £43,600 £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -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
2565 2598 2633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.00% 46.76% 48.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2145 2299 2224
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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
Warwickshire +15 5 £24,000 -52.00%
Shropshire -7 5 £25,000 -0.99%
Birmingham -22 3 £45,229 +55.96%
PHP 5
England

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 55 (100.00%) PHP
2 51 (92.73%) MySQL
3 50 (90.91%) jQuery
4 49 (89.09%) Git (software)
5 47 (85.45%) CSS
5 47 (85.45%) HTML
6 46 (83.64%) JavaScript
7 38 (69.09%) OO
8 36 (65.45%) LAMP
9 34 (61.82%) Google
10 32 (58.18%) MVC
10 32 (58.18%) REST
11 29 (52.73%) Linux
12 25 (45.45%) Web Development
13 23 (41.82%) OO PHP
14 19 (34.55%) Laravel
14 19 (34.55%) Open Source
14 19 (34.55%) Symfony
14 19 (34.55%) Apache
15 18 (32.73%) Zend
15 18 (32.73%) Unit Testing
15 18 (32.73%) nginx
15 18 (32.73%) Magento
15 18 (32.73%) LEMP Stack
16 17 (30.91%) Amazon AWS
16 17 (30.91%) Zend Framework
16 17 (30.91%) JSON
16 17 (30.91%) Ubuntu
16 17 (30.91%) Debian
16 17 (30.91%) XML

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 19 (34.55%) Apache
2 18 (32.73%) nginx
3 7 (12.73%) Drupal
4 3 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.64%) CMS
5 2 (3.64%) WordPress
6 1 (1.82%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 18 (32.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.91%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (27.27%) AdWords
2 15 (27.27%) Google Analytics
3 6 (10.91%) GitHub
4 2 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (92.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 49 (89.09%) Git (software)
2 15 (27.27%) PHPUnit
2 15 (27.27%) Subversion
3 1 (1.82%) gulp
General
1 15 (27.27%) Banking
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 11 (20.00%) Marketing
3 10 (18.18%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 54 (98.18%) Developer
2 47 (85.45%) PHP Developer
3 17 (30.91%) JavaScript Developer
4 16 (29.09%) HTML CSS Developer
4 16 (29.09%) HTML Developer
5 15 (27.27%) MySQL Developer
5 15 (27.27%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 14 (25.45%) Web Developer
7 10 (18.18%) Graduate
7 10 (18.18%) Graduate Developer
8 8 (14.55%) PHP Web Developer
9 7 (12.73%) Magento Developer
9 7 (12.73%) PHP Magento Developer
10 6 (10.91%) Graduate Web Developer
11 4 (7.27%) Graduate PHP Developer
12 2 (3.64%) Full Stack Developer
12 2 (3.64%) Java Developer
12 2 (3.64%) Python Developer
12 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
12 2 (3.64%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (90.91%) jQuery
2 47 (85.45%) CSS
2 47 (85.45%) HTML
3 36 (65.45%) LAMP
4 32 (58.18%) REST
5 19 (34.55%) Laravel
5 19 (34.55%) Symfony
6 18 (32.73%) LEMP Stack
7 17 (30.91%) JSON
7 17 (30.91%) XML
7 17 (30.91%) Zend Framework
8 16 (29.09%) CSS3
8 16 (29.09%) HTML5
9 15 (27.27%) beanstalkd
9 15 (27.27%) RESTful
9 15 (27.27%) Web Services
10 2 (3.64%) Memcached
11 1 (1.82%) PhoneGap
11 1 (1.82%) Sass
11 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.82%) NHS
2 1 (1.82%) Oculus Rift
2 1 (1.82%) User Experience
2 1 (1.82%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 29 (52.73%) Linux
2 17 (30.91%) Debian
2 17 (30.91%) Ubuntu
3 10 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (69.09%) OO
2 32 (58.18%) MVC
3 25 (45.45%) Web Development
4 23 (41.82%) OO PHP
5 19 (34.55%) Open Source
6 18 (32.73%) Unit Testing
7 15 (27.27%) Analytics
8 10 (18.18%) iOS Development
9 9 (16.36%) E-Commerce
10 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (12.73%) OOD
10 7 (12.73%) OOP
10 7 (12.73%) Re-Platforming
10 7 (12.73%) Scrum
10 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.64%) API Integration
11 2 (3.64%) Integration Testing
11 2 (3.64%) Open Source Development
11 2 (3.64%) Pay per click
12 1 (1.82%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) PHP
2 46 (83.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.73%) Java
4 2 (3.64%) Go
4 2 (3.64%) PHP 4
4 2 (3.64%) Python
5 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.82%) PHP 7
5 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.82%) Plesk
Vendors
1 34 (61.82%) Google
2 18 (32.73%) Zend
3 1 (1.82%) HubSpot