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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 197 211 209
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 42 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.17% 0.060%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 0.34% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 42 9 3
Median salary £32,500 £32,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,400 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £36,400 £35,400
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
2644 2677 2436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.62% 50.27% 48.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2272 2402 2099
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Birmingham +8 27 £32,500 +41.30% 2
Shropshire - 7 £25,000 - 1
Staffordshire +8 3 £42,500 +21.42%
PHP 5
England

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 73 (100.00%) PHP
2 71 (97.26%) MySQL
3 65 (89.04%) CSS
3 65 (89.04%) HTML
4 64 (87.67%) JavaScript
5 61 (83.56%) jQuery
6 58 (79.45%) LAMP
7 55 (75.34%) Git (software)
8 54 (73.97%) Linux
9 50 (68.49%) Apache
9 50 (68.49%) Google
10 48 (65.75%) nginx
10 48 (65.75%) LEMP Stack
11 46 (63.01%) REST
12 44 (60.27%) Web Development
12 44 (60.27%) OO
13 40 (54.79%) Debian
13 40 (54.79%) Open Source
13 40 (54.79%) Magento
14 39 (53.42%) JSON
14 39 (53.42%) Ubuntu
14 39 (53.42%) Symfony
14 39 (53.42%) Zend
14 39 (53.42%) Zend Framework
14 39 (53.42%) XML
15 34 (46.58%) E-Commerce
16 32 (43.84%) OOD
16 32 (43.84%) Scrum
16 32 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (34.25%) Performance Optimisation

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 50 (68.49%) Apache
2 48 (65.75%) nginx
3 7 (9.59%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.11%) Drupal
5 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 40 (54.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.59%) AdWords
2 7 (9.59%) GitHub
2 7 (9.59%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (97.26%) MySQL
2 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 55 (75.34%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.70%) PHPUnit
2 10 (13.70%) Subversion
3 3 (4.11%) Phing
4 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.37%) JIRA
4 1 (1.37%) PhpStorm
General
1 14 (19.18%) Games
2 7 (9.59%) Banking
2 7 (9.59%) Billing
2 7 (9.59%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (91.78%) Developer
2 59 (80.82%) PHP Developer
3 41 (56.16%) Web Developer
4 35 (47.95%) PHP Web Developer
5 28 (38.36%) Magento Developer
5 28 (38.36%) PHP Magento Developer
6 12 (16.44%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (15.07%) Graduate
7 11 (15.07%) Graduate Developer
7 11 (15.07%) HTML CSS Developer
7 11 (15.07%) HTML Developer
8 10 (13.70%) Graduate Web Developer
9 9 (12.33%) MySQL Developer
9 9 (12.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Graduate PHP Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Senior PHP Developer
12 2 (2.74%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 1 (1.37%) Full Stack Developer
13 1 (1.37%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (89.04%) CSS
1 65 (89.04%) HTML
2 61 (83.56%) jQuery
3 58 (79.45%) LAMP
4 48 (65.75%) LEMP Stack
5 46 (63.01%) REST
6 39 (53.42%) JSON
6 39 (53.42%) Symfony
6 39 (53.42%) XML
6 39 (53.42%) Zend Framework
7 12 (16.44%) HTML5
8 11 (15.07%) CSS3
8 11 (15.07%) Web Services
9 10 (13.70%) RESTful
10 9 (12.33%) Laravel
11 7 (9.59%) Ajax
11 7 (9.59%) beanstalkd
12 4 (5.48%) Memcached
13 3 (4.11%) Semantic HTML
14 1 (1.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) User Experience
2 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.11%) W3C
4 1 (1.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 54 (73.97%) Linux
2 40 (54.79%) Debian
3 39 (53.42%) Ubuntu
4 7 (9.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (60.27%) OO
1 44 (60.27%) Web Development
2 40 (54.79%) Open Source
3 34 (46.58%) E-Commerce
4 32 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (43.84%) OOD
4 32 (43.84%) Scrum
5 25 (34.25%) Performance Optimisation
6 21 (28.77%) MVC
7 19 (26.03%) Unit Testing
8 18 (24.66%) OO PHP
9 11 (15.07%) OOP
10 10 (13.70%) Re-Platforming
11 7 (9.59%) Analytics
11 7 (9.59%) API Integration
11 7 (9.59%) iOS Development
12 6 (8.22%) Data Protection
13 4 (5.48%) SEO
13 4 (5.48%) Web Application Development
14 3 (4.11%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) PHP
2 64 (87.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.22%) Bash Shell
3 6 (8.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.37%) Go
4 1 (1.37%) Java
4 1 (1.37%) PHP 4
4 1 (1.37%) Python
4 1 (1.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 50 (68.49%) Google
2 39 (53.42%) Zend
3 3 (4.11%) HubSpot
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe
4 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £20,000 - £22,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
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