The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony 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 Symfony over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symfony
Rank 151 149 185
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +36
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 53 43 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.06% 1.00% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.07% 2.78% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 52 38 18
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +20.68%
Symfony
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1729 1549 2020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.66% 35.86% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1330 1833
Average salary £37,500 £37,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symfony across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Symfony Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Symfony
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symfony across the West Midlands region.

Symfony Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Symfony
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symfony across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Symfony Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Symfony
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 Symfony within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Warwickshire - 24 £52,500 -
Shropshire - 12 £32,500 -
Coventry -25 11 £35,000 - 1
Birmingham -10 4 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £35,000 -
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Symfony 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 Symfony.

1 108 (100.00%) PHP
2 100 (92.59%) HTML
3 87 (80.56%) CSS
4 84 (77.78%) MVC
5 79 (73.15%) JavaScript
6 77 (71.30%) Zend
7 76 (70.37%) jQuery
8 75 (69.44%) OO
9 69 (63.89%) Git (software)
10 63 (58.33%) HTML5
11 61 (56.48%) OO PHP
11 61 (56.48%) MySQL
12 58 (53.70%) Yii
13 56 (51.85%) Subversion
14 53 (49.07%) WordPress
15 52 (48.15%) CSS3
16 48 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
17 44 (40.74%) TDD
18 41 (37.96%) Scrum
19 19 (17.59%) OOP
19 19 (17.59%) BDD
20 18 (16.67%) Laravel
20 18 (16.67%) CMS
20 18 (16.67%) Software Engineering
21 17 (15.74%) E-Commerce
21 17 (15.74%) Open Source
21 17 (15.74%) AngularJS
22 16 (14.81%) PHPUnit
23 15 (13.89%) OOD
24 14 (12.96%) SQL

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Symfony 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 Symfony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 53 (49.07%) WordPress
2 18 (16.67%) CMS
3 11 (10.19%) Joomla!
4 9 (8.33%) concrete5
4 9 (8.33%) Moodle
5 6 (5.56%) Apache
6 5 (4.63%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (56.48%) MySQL
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 69 (63.89%) Git (software)
2 56 (51.85%) Subversion
3 16 (14.81%) PHPUnit
4 14 (12.96%) Behat
5 11 (10.19%) Hudson
6 9 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 9 (8.33%) JIRA
7 5 (4.63%) JUnit
8 2 (1.85%) Grunt
General
1 6 (5.56%) Marketing
2 3 (2.78%) Advertising
3 2 (1.85%) Publishing
4 1 (0.93%) Finance
Job Titles
1 93 (86.11%) Developer
2 45 (41.67%) PHP Developer
3 40 (37.04%) Web Developer
4 17 (15.74%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 15 (13.89%) Software Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Web Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (6.48%) MySQL Developer
7 7 (6.48%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.70%) Applications Developer
8 4 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (3.70%) Web Applications Developer
9 3 (2.78%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (2.78%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (2.78%) Senior PHP Developer
9 3 (2.78%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 2 (1.85%) Graduate Web Developer
10 2 (1.85%) UI Developer
10 2 (1.85%) LAMP Developer
10 2 (1.85%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (92.59%) HTML
2 87 (80.56%) CSS
3 76 (70.37%) jQuery
4 63 (58.33%) HTML5
5 58 (53.70%) Yii
6 52 (48.15%) CSS3
7 18 (16.67%) Laravel
8 17 (15.74%) AngularJS
9 14 (12.96%) LAMP
9 14 (12.96%) KnockoutJS
9 14 (12.96%) Backbone.js
10 13 (12.04%) Ember.js
11 11 (10.19%) RESTful
11 11 (10.19%) .NET
12 9 (8.33%) Flash
13 6 (5.56%) REST
14 5 (4.63%) CakePHP
14 5 (4.63%) Underscore.js
15 4 (3.70%) JSON
16 3 (2.78%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.74%) Open Source
2 10 (9.26%) Social Media
3 9 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (8.33%) iPhone
4 7 (6.48%) New Media
5 4 (3.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.70%) Linux
1 4 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (77.78%) MVC
2 75 (69.44%) OO
3 61 (56.48%) OO PHP
4 48 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (40.74%) TDD
6 41 (37.96%) Scrum
7 19 (17.59%) OOP
7 19 (17.59%) BDD
8 18 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 17 (15.74%) E-Commerce
10 15 (13.89%) OOD
11 9 (8.33%) iOS Development
11 9 (8.33%) Web Application Development
11 9 (8.33%) Refactoring
11 9 (8.33%) Content Management
12 8 (7.41%) Web Development
13 5 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
14 1 (0.93%) CRM
14 1 (0.93%) Web Design
14 1 (0.93%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 108 (100.00%) PHP
2 79 (73.15%) JavaScript
3 14 (12.96%) SQL
4 9 (8.33%) ActionScript 3.0
4 9 (8.33%) PHP5
4 9 (8.33%) ActionScript
5 2 (1.85%) C#
6 1 (0.93%) C++
6 1 (0.93%) Java
6 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (0.93%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (9.26%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 77 (71.30%) Zend
2 1 (0.93%) SAP
2 1 (0.93%) Google
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