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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 154 157 186
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +29
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 63 57 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.14% 1.05% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.29% 2.22% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 61 57 16
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £42,500
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
2756 2562 2572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.71% 47.01% 52.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2345 2277 2265
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +13 21 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Warwickshire +6 17 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Coventry +2 16 £32,500 +25.00% 1
Staffordshire -11 4 £28,750 -14.81%
Birmingham -26 2 £25,500 -7.27%
Shropshire - 1 £24,000 -
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 102 (100.00%) PHP
2 93 (91.18%) MySQL
3 92 (90.20%) HTML
4 86 (84.31%) CSS
5 85 (83.33%) jQuery
6 75 (73.53%) JavaScript
7 62 (60.78%) MVC
8 56 (54.90%) Linux
9 51 (50.00%) HTML5
10 50 (49.02%) OO
11 42 (41.18%) CSS3
12 39 (38.24%) Zend
13 34 (33.33%) Subversion
14 28 (27.45%) Apache
14 28 (27.45%) Git (software)
15 27 (26.47%) XHTML
16 24 (23.53%) LAMP
17 22 (21.57%) Marketing
18 20 (19.61%) CentOS
18 20 (19.61%) Red Hat
18 20 (19.61%) OOP
19 19 (18.63%) SQL Server
20 17 (16.67%) WordPress
21 16 (15.69%) CMS
21 16 (15.69%) Retail
22 14 (13.73%) DNS
22 14 (13.73%) Zend Framework
22 14 (13.73%) Open Source
22 14 (13.73%) OO PHP
23 13 (12.75%) Magento

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (27.45%) Apache
2 17 (16.67%) WordPress
3 16 (15.69%) CMS
4 6 (5.88%) GlassFish
4 6 (5.88%) IIS
5 2 (1.96%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.96%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 1 (0.98%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.94%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (12.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.73%) DNS
2 5 (4.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (91.18%) MySQL
2 19 (18.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (33.33%) Subversion
2 28 (27.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.96%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.98%) Hudson
4 1 (0.98%) Behat
4 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (21.57%) Marketing
2 16 (15.69%) Retail
3 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 95 (93.14%) Developer
2 87 (85.29%) PHP Developer
3 49 (48.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 20 (19.61%) Web Developer
5 16 (15.69%) PHP Web Developer
6 8 (7.84%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Applications Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Web Applications Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Senior PHP Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Junior Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Programmer
9 3 (2.94%) Junior
9 3 (2.94%) Junior PHP Developer
10 2 (1.96%) Trainee Programmer
10 2 (1.96%) Trainee
11 1 (0.98%) PHP Programmer
11 1 (0.98%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (90.20%) HTML
2 86 (84.31%) CSS
3 85 (83.33%) jQuery
4 51 (50.00%) HTML5
5 42 (41.18%) CSS3
6 27 (26.47%) XHTML
7 24 (23.53%) LAMP
8 14 (13.73%) Zend Framework
9 13 (12.75%) SOAP
10 11 (10.78%) Web Services
11 9 (8.82%) XML
11 9 (8.82%) Symfony
12 8 (7.84%) Classic ASP
12 8 (7.84%) Flash
13 7 (6.86%) Ajax
14 6 (5.88%) .NET
14 6 (5.88%) JavaBeans
15 4 (3.92%) Sass
15 4 (3.92%) AngularJS
15 4 (3.92%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) Open Source
2 11 (10.78%) W3C
2 11 (10.78%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.90%) Internet of Things
3 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (54.90%) Linux
2 20 (19.61%) CentOS
3 13 (12.75%) Fedora
4 10 (9.80%) UNIX
5 8 (7.84%) Windows
6 6 (5.88%) Android
6 6 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (60.78%) MVC
2 50 (49.02%) OO
3 20 (19.61%) OOP
4 14 (13.73%) OO PHP
5 12 (11.76%) SEO
5 12 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 11 (10.78%) Pay per click
6 11 (10.78%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (6.86%) Web Accessibility
9 6 (5.88%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.88%) iOS Development
10 4 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (1.96%) Web Design
11 2 (1.96%) TDD
12 1 (0.98%) Scrum
12 1 (0.98%) Content Management
12 1 (0.98%) Software Engineering
12 1 (0.98%) Process Management
12 1 (0.98%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (100.00%) PHP
2 75 (73.53%) JavaScript
3 13 (12.75%) SQL
4 11 (10.78%) PHP4
5 9 (8.82%) ActionScript
6 8 (7.84%) ActionScript 3.0
7 7 (6.86%) Java
8 6 (5.88%) C#
9 4 (3.92%) Ruby
9 4 (3.92%) Python
9 4 (3.92%) Perl
10 2 (1.96%) PowerHouse
10 2 (1.96%) VB
10 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (4.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 39 (38.24%) Zend
2 20 (19.61%) Red Hat
3 11 (10.78%) Google
4 9 (8.82%) Adobe
5 8 (7.84%) Microsoft
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