Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Laravel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Laravel over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 120 197
Rank change year-on-year -34 +77 -34
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 33 73 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.94% 1.92% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.17% 5.89% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 26 87 16
Birmingham median annual salary £38,132 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.67% +33.33% +39.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,450 £23,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year - -3.70% +35.00%

Laravel is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,041 1,239 1,355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 29.54% 32.61% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 843 1,043 1,198
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,300 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% +6.67%

Laravel
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Laravel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Laravel in Birmingham

Laravel
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Laravel in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Laravel in Birmingham

Laravel
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Laravel in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Laravel in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Laravel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Laravel.

1 33 (100.00%) PHP
2 29 (87.88%) CSS
3 25 (75.76%) MySQL
4 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
5 18 (54.55%) Web Development
6 16 (48.48%) Software Engineering
6 16 (48.48%) HTML
7 15 (45.45%) MVC
8 14 (42.42%) jQuery
9 11 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (30.30%) CSS3
10 10 (30.30%) User Experience
11 9 (27.27%) Front End Development
11 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
11 9 (27.27%) LAMP
12 8 (24.24%) CMS
12 8 (24.24%) SQL
12 8 (24.24%) OOP
12 8 (24.24%) Business Development
12 8 (24.24%) Semantic UI
12 8 (24.24%) Algorithms
12 8 (24.24%) Redis
12 8 (24.24%) HTML5
12 8 (24.24%) MongoDB
12 8 (24.24%) NoSQL
13 7 (21.21%) Dependency Injection
13 7 (21.21%) Analytics
13 7 (21.21%) Content Management
13 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
13 7 (21.21%) OO

Laravel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 8 (24.24%) CMS
2 6 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (15.15%) Joomla!
4 4 (12.12%) WordPress
5 3 (9.09%) Drupal
6 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) GitHub
2 2 (6.06%) SaaS
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.03%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Intranet
1 2 (6.06%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (75.76%) MySQL
2 8 (24.24%) MongoDB
2 8 (24.24%) NoSQL
2 8 (24.24%) Redis
3 6 (18.18%) InterSystems Cache
3 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) PhpStorm
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 5 (15.15%) Back Office
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (57.58%) PHP Developer
3 18 (54.55%) Web Developer
4 9 (27.27%) Senior Developer
5 8 (24.24%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Lead Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Lead Web Developer
7 5 (15.15%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Digital Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Drupal Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (6.06%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Lead PHP Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (87.88%) CSS
2 16 (48.48%) HTML
3 14 (42.42%) jQuery
4 11 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (30.30%) CSS3
6 9 (27.27%) LAMP
7 8 (24.24%) HTML5
7 8 (24.24%) Semantic UI
8 6 (18.18%) Sass
8 6 (18.18%) Vue.js
9 5 (15.15%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (15.15%) Symfony
9 5 (15.15%) Web Services
10 3 (9.09%) Ajax
11 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
11 1 (3.03%) JSON
11 1 (3.03%) Node.js
11 1 (3.03%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) User Experience
2 8 (24.24%) Algorithms
3 5 (15.15%) NHS
4 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Fintech
5 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Web Development
2 16 (48.48%) Software Engineering
3 15 (45.45%) MVC
4 9 (27.27%) Front End Development
5 8 (24.24%) Business Development
5 8 (24.24%) OOP
6 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (21.21%) Analytics
6 7 (21.21%) Content Management
6 7 (21.21%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (21.21%) OO
6 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
7 6 (18.18%) Benchmarking
7 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 6 (18.18%) Dependency Management
7 6 (18.18%) OO PHP
7 6 (18.18%) Process Management
7 6 (18.18%) Prototyping
7 6 (18.18%) TDD
8 5 (15.15%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 5 (15.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) cPanel
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Zend
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe
2 1 (3.03%) Red Hat