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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 228 189 216
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +27
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 7 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.53% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 1.12% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 14
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £34,625 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
2704 2415 2756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.90% 47.55% 48.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2265 2152 2489
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -35 4 £30,000 -
Staffordshire -7 3 £45,000 +4.65%
Worcestershire - 1 £36,000 -
PHP 5
England

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 23 (100.00%) PHP
2 19 (82.61%) MVC
2 19 (82.61%) MySQL
3 18 (78.26%) Git (software)
4 17 (73.91%) jQuery
5 16 (69.57%) OO
6 14 (60.87%) CSS
6 14 (60.87%) HTML
7 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
8 11 (47.83%) OOP
9 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
10 9 (39.13%) Web Development
10 9 (39.13%) HTML5
11 8 (34.78%) CSS3
11 8 (34.78%) Laravel
11 8 (34.78%) Google
11 8 (34.78%) Linux
11 8 (34.78%) LAMP
11 8 (34.78%) Java
12 7 (30.43%) Web Services
12 7 (30.43%) Subversion
12 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
12 7 (30.43%) Drupal
12 7 (30.43%) GitHub
13 6 (26.09%) OO PHP
13 6 (26.09%) PHPUnit
13 6 (26.09%) RESTful
13 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (26.09%) Degree
14 5 (21.74%) Computer Science

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 7 (30.43%) Drupal
2 4 (17.39%) WordPress
3 3 (13.04%) Apache
4 2 (8.70%) CMS
4 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (8.70%) nginx
5 1 (4.35%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) GitHub
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (17.39%) AdWords
3 4 (17.39%) Google Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) Git (software)
2 7 (30.43%) Subversion
3 6 (26.09%) PHPUnit
4 2 (8.70%) Phing
5 1 (4.35%) gulp
5 1 (4.35%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (17.39%) Banking
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Billing
2 2 (8.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (91.30%) PHP Developer
3 9 (39.13%) MySQL Developer
3 9 (39.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 5 (21.74%) HTML Developer
5 4 (17.39%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (17.39%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior MySQL Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Junior
8 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Junior PHP Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) jQuery
2 14 (60.87%) CSS
2 14 (60.87%) HTML
3 9 (39.13%) HTML5
4 8 (34.78%) CSS3
4 8 (34.78%) LAMP
4 8 (34.78%) Laravel
5 7 (30.43%) Web Services
6 6 (26.09%) RESTful
7 5 (21.74%) REST
8 4 (17.39%) beanstalkd
8 4 (17.39%) Memcached
9 2 (8.70%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (8.70%) Semantic HTML
9 2 (8.70%) Symfony
10 1 (4.35%) CakePHP
10 1 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (4.35%) SOAP
10 1 (4.35%) XHTML
10 1 (4.35%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.70%) iPad
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) W3C
4 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) MVC
2 16 (69.57%) OO
3 11 (47.83%) OOP
4 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
5 9 (39.13%) Web Development
6 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
7 6 (26.09%) OO PHP
8 4 (17.39%) Analytics
9 3 (13.04%) API Integration
9 3 (13.04%) Open Source
10 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (8.70%) Open Source Development
10 2 (8.70%) Pay per click
10 2 (8.70%) Performance Optimisation
10 2 (8.70%) SEO
11 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (4.35%) B2B
11 1 (4.35%) Domain-Driven Design
11 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) Go
4 2 (8.70%) PHP 4
4 2 (8.70%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) PHP 7
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.35%) Plesk
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Google
2 1 (4.35%) Zend