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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 185 176 168
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 31 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.60% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.19% 1.22% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 31
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £38,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
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
2599 2629 2505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.46% 49.52% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2345 2291 2186
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015. 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 -11 8 £40,000 +60.00% 4
Staffordshire +14 7 £36,000 +5.88%
Solihull - 7 £28,500 -
Warwickshire -6 5 £32,500 +30.00%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £27,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £35,000 -
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 58 (100.00%) PHP
2 48 (82.76%) HTML
2 48 (82.76%) MySQL
2 48 (82.76%) CSS
3 45 (77.59%) JavaScript
4 35 (60.34%) OO
5 33 (56.90%) Linux
6 31 (53.45%) HTML5
7 24 (41.38%) OOP
8 21 (36.21%) Laravel
8 21 (36.21%) jQuery
8 21 (36.21%) Git (software)
8 21 (36.21%) Zend
9 17 (29.31%) MVC
10 16 (27.59%) Symfony
11 14 (24.14%) LAMP
12 13 (22.41%) Web Development
13 12 (20.69%) ActionScript 3.0
13 12 (20.69%) CSS3
13 12 (20.69%) UNIX
13 12 (20.69%) Flash
13 12 (20.69%) ActionScript
14 11 (18.97%) Degree
14 11 (18.97%) WordPress
14 11 (18.97%) Ajax
15 10 (17.24%) Content Management
15 10 (17.24%) Web Application Development
15 10 (17.24%) Apache
15 10 (17.24%) E-Commerce
16 9 (15.52%) Joomla!

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 11 (18.97%) WordPress
2 10 (17.24%) Apache
3 9 (15.52%) Joomla!
4 7 (12.07%) CMS
4 7 (12.07%) concrete5
5 3 (5.17%) Drupal
6 2 (3.45%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Fireworks
1 3 (5.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (5.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (82.76%) MySQL
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.45%) SQLite
3 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (36.21%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.62%) Subversion
3 3 (5.17%) Trac
3 3 (5.17%) Bugzilla
3 3 (5.17%) PEAR
3 3 (5.17%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.90%) Marketing
2 3 (5.17%) Advertising
3 2 (3.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (87.93%) Developer
2 37 (63.79%) PHP Developer
3 12 (20.69%) Web Developer
4 9 (15.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Head of Development
5 6 (10.34%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Junior
6 5 (8.62%) Junior Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Web Applications Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Applications Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.17%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Graduate
8 3 (5.17%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Junior Software Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Junior PHP Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (82.76%) HTML
1 48 (82.76%) CSS
2 31 (53.45%) HTML5
3 21 (36.21%) Laravel
3 21 (36.21%) jQuery
4 16 (27.59%) Symfony
5 14 (24.14%) LAMP
6 12 (20.69%) CSS3
6 12 (20.69%) Flash
7 11 (18.97%) Ajax
8 8 (13.79%) XML
8 8 (13.79%) .NET
9 6 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (6.90%) JSON
10 4 (6.90%) CakePHP
11 3 (5.17%) DHTML
11 3 (5.17%) XHTML
11 3 (5.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (3.45%) Zend Framework
12 2 (3.45%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.07%) New Media
2 7 (12.07%) iPhone
3 4 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.90%) User Experience
3 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.17%) Motion Graphics
5 2 (3.45%) W3C
6 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.72%) FMCG
6 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 33 (56.90%) Linux
2 12 (20.69%) UNIX
3 5 (8.62%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.45%) Windows
5 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (60.34%) OO
2 24 (41.38%) OOP
3 17 (29.31%) MVC
4 13 (22.41%) Web Development
5 10 (17.24%) Content Management
5 10 (17.24%) Web Application Development
5 10 (17.24%) E-Commerce
6 9 (15.52%) OO PHP
7 8 (13.79%) iOS Development
8 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.90%) Project Management
10 3 (5.17%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (5.17%) SEO
10 3 (5.17%) Scrum
10 3 (5.17%) Web Design
11 2 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
12 1 (1.72%) Android Development
12 1 (1.72%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) PHP
2 45 (77.59%) JavaScript
3 12 (20.69%) ActionScript 3.0
3 12 (20.69%) ActionScript
4 5 (8.62%) SQL
5 3 (5.17%) Java
5 3 (5.17%) C#
6 2 (3.45%) PHP4
7 1 (1.72%) C++
7 1 (1.72%) VC++
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Zend
2 6 (10.34%) Adobe
3 3 (5.17%) Macromedia
3 3 (5.17%) Twitter
4 2 (3.45%) Facebook
4 2 (3.45%) HubSpot
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
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