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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 186 162 176
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 36 50 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 0.93% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.29% 1.86% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 32
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
2790 2683 2642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.96% 49.66% 49.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2509 2322 2336
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 £25,500 £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 July 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 July 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 -9 12 £37,500 +50.00% 2
Staffordshire +5 6 £35,500 +18.33%
Solihull - 4 £29,250 - 1
Shropshire - 4 £25,250 - 2
Worcestershire -12 3 £32,500 +25.00% 1
Warwickshire -17 3 £50,000 +63.93%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £27,500 -
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 66 (100.00%) PHP
2 57 (86.36%) HTML
3 56 (84.85%) CSS
4 55 (83.33%) MySQL
5 51 (77.27%) JavaScript
6 40 (60.61%) OO
7 38 (57.58%) Linux
8 35 (53.03%) HTML5
9 29 (43.94%) jQuery
10 27 (40.91%) OOP
11 25 (37.88%) Zend
12 22 (33.33%) Git (software)
13 16 (24.24%) Web Development
13 16 (24.24%) Laravel
14 15 (22.73%) CSS3
15 14 (21.21%) Symfony
15 14 (21.21%) MVC
16 12 (18.18%) UNIX
16 12 (18.18%) Adobe
17 11 (16.67%) Degree
17 11 (16.67%) Apache
17 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
18 10 (15.15%) SQL
18 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce
18 10 (15.15%) CMS
18 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (15.15%) Marketing
18 10 (15.15%) Web Application Development
19 9 (13.64%) ActionScript 3.0
19 9 (13.64%) Ajax

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (16.67%) Apache
2 10 (15.15%) CMS
3 6 (9.09%) WordPress
4 4 (6.06%) Joomla!
5 3 (4.55%) Drupal
5 3 (4.55%) nginx
6 2 (3.03%) concrete5
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Photoshop
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.55%) Fireworks
1 3 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) DNS
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (83.33%) MySQL
2 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.58%) Subversion
3 3 (4.55%) Bugzilla
3 3 (4.55%) Trac
3 3 (4.55%) PEAR
3 3 (4.55%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.52%) Hudson
General
1 10 (15.15%) Marketing
2 3 (4.55%) Retail
2 3 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 57 (86.36%) Developer
2 44 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 18 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 14 (21.21%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 12 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Head of Development
7 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Junior
7 5 (7.58%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Applications Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Web Applications Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Graduate
9 3 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.55%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Graduate Software Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Junior PHP Developer
11 1 (1.52%) UI Developer
11 1 (1.52%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (86.36%) HTML
2 56 (84.85%) CSS
3 35 (53.03%) HTML5
4 29 (43.94%) jQuery
5 16 (24.24%) Laravel
6 15 (22.73%) CSS3
7 14 (21.21%) Symfony
8 9 (13.64%) Ajax
8 9 (13.64%) XML
8 9 (13.64%) Flash
9 8 (12.12%) Web Services
9 8 (12.12%) LAMP
9 8 (12.12%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (7.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (6.06%) CakePHP
11 4 (6.06%) Classic ASP
11 4 (6.06%) JSON
11 4 (6.06%) RESTful
11 4 (6.06%) XHTML
12 3 (4.55%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.58%) W3C
3 4 (6.06%) User Experience
4 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.55%) Motion Graphics
5 2 (3.03%) New Media
5 2 (3.03%) iPhone
6 1 (1.52%) Social Media
6 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.52%) FMCG
6 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 38 (57.58%) Linux
2 12 (18.18%) UNIX
3 6 (9.09%) Ubuntu
4 4 (6.06%) Windows
5 1 (1.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (60.61%) OO
2 27 (40.91%) OOP
3 16 (24.24%) Web Development
4 14 (21.21%) MVC
5 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce
5 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (15.15%) Web Application Development
6 8 (12.12%) Web Design
7 6 (9.09%) OO PHP
8 5 (7.58%) Content Management
9 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (6.06%) Mobile First
9 4 (6.06%) Scrum
9 4 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (6.06%) SEO
10 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.55%) Web Accessibility
10 3 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (3.03%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) PHP
2 51 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.15%) SQL
4 9 (13.64%) ActionScript
4 9 (13.64%) ActionScript 3.0
5 3 (4.55%) C#
5 3 (4.55%) Java
6 1 (1.52%) Ruby
6 1 (1.52%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 25 (37.88%) Zend
2 12 (18.18%) Adobe
3 3 (4.55%) Macromedia
4 2 (3.03%) Facebook
4 2 (3.03%) HubSpot
5 1 (1.52%) Twitter
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