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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 149 157 172
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +15
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 69 54 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.25% 0.97% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.53% 2.06% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 62 54 25
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £35,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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
2731 2616 2509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.33% 47.05% 52.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2313 2340 2216
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
Worcestershire +12 19 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Warwickshire +11 15 £27,500 +10.00%
Coventry +11 14 £32,500 +36.84%
Birmingham -11 8 £28,500 +3.63% 1
Staffordshire -6 6 £30,000 -11.11%
Shropshire - 1 £24,000 -
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 94 (100.00%) PHP
2 87 (92.55%) MySQL
3 83 (88.30%) HTML
4 77 (81.91%) CSS
5 74 (78.72%) jQuery
6 67 (71.28%) JavaScript
7 60 (63.83%) MVC
8 53 (56.38%) Linux
9 51 (54.26%) OO
10 46 (48.94%) HTML5
11 41 (43.62%) Zend
12 37 (39.36%) CSS3
13 32 (34.04%) Subversion
14 28 (29.79%) Apache
15 26 (27.66%) XHTML
15 26 (27.66%) LAMP
15 26 (27.66%) Git (software)
16 24 (25.53%) OOP
17 19 (20.21%) Marketing
18 17 (18.09%) Zend Framework
18 17 (18.09%) CentOS
18 17 (18.09%) WordPress
18 17 (18.09%) Red Hat
19 16 (17.02%) CMS
20 15 (15.96%) Magento
21 14 (14.89%) OO PHP
21 14 (14.89%) DNS
22 13 (13.83%) SOAP
22 13 (13.83%) Retail
23 12 (12.77%) Open Source

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 28 (29.79%) Apache
2 17 (18.09%) WordPress
3 16 (17.02%) CMS
4 6 (6.38%) GlassFish
4 6 (6.38%) IIS
5 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.13%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 2 (2.13%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 15 (15.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.89%) DNS
2 5 (5.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (92.55%) MySQL
2 10 (10.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (34.04%) Subversion
2 26 (27.66%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.13%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.06%) Behat
4 1 (1.06%) Hudson
General
1 19 (20.21%) Marketing
2 13 (13.83%) Retail
3 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 87 (92.55%) Developer
2 79 (84.04%) PHP Developer
3 44 (46.81%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 17 (18.09%) Web Developer
5 13 (13.83%) PHP Web Developer
6 8 (8.51%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 6 (6.38%) Applications Developer
7 6 (6.38%) Web Applications Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Senior PHP Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Programmer
9 3 (3.19%) Junior
9 3 (3.19%) Junior PHP Developer
10 2 (2.13%) Trainee Programmer
10 2 (2.13%) Trainee
11 1 (1.06%) Graduate
11 1 (1.06%) Graduate Developer
11 1 (1.06%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.06%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (88.30%) HTML
2 77 (81.91%) CSS
3 74 (78.72%) jQuery
4 46 (48.94%) HTML5
5 37 (39.36%) CSS3
6 26 (27.66%) XHTML
6 26 (27.66%) LAMP
7 17 (18.09%) Zend Framework
8 13 (13.83%) SOAP
9 11 (11.70%) Web Services
9 11 (11.70%) XML
9 11 (11.70%) Symfony
10 8 (8.51%) Ajax
10 8 (8.51%) Classic ASP
10 8 (8.51%) Flash
11 6 (6.38%) JavaBeans
11 6 (6.38%) .NET
12 4 (4.26%) Yii
12 4 (4.26%) Backbone.js
12 4 (4.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Open Source
2 11 (11.70%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.32%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.13%) Social Media
5 2 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 53 (56.38%) Linux
2 17 (18.09%) CentOS
3 10 (10.64%) Fedora
4 8 (8.51%) Windows
5 7 (7.45%) UNIX
6 6 (6.38%) Android
6 6 (6.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (63.83%) MVC
2 51 (54.26%) OO
3 24 (25.53%) OOP
4 14 (14.89%) OO PHP
5 12 (12.77%) SEO
5 12 (12.77%) E-Commerce
6 11 (11.70%) Pay per click
6 11 (11.70%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (6.38%) Unit Testing
7 6 (6.38%) iOS Development
8 4 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.19%) Content Management
9 3 (3.19%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (2.13%) Web Accessibility
10 2 (2.13%) Web Design
10 2 (2.13%) TDD
11 1 (1.06%) Scrum
11 1 (1.06%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.06%) Project Management
11 1 (1.06%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) PHP
2 67 (71.28%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.57%) ActionScript
3 9 (9.57%) PHP4
4 8 (8.51%) ActionScript 3.0
4 8 (8.51%) Java
5 6 (6.38%) SQL
5 6 (6.38%) C#
6 4 (4.26%) Ruby
6 4 (4.26%) Perl
6 4 (4.26%) Python
7 2 (2.13%) PowerHouse
7 2 (2.13%) VB
7 2 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (7.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 41 (43.62%) Zend
2 17 (18.09%) Red Hat
3 11 (11.70%) Google
4 9 (9.57%) Adobe
5 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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