Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 130 156 151
Rank change year-on-year +26 -5 +43
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 55 44 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.74% 1.16% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.93% 3.99% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 56 66 32
Birmingham median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +32.35% +58.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £26,825
90th Percentile £46,000 £50,000 £49,125
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.06% -8.33% +20.00%

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 928 1,104 1,187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 29.40% 29.11% 31.15%
Number of salaries quoted 732 892 1,075
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,800 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 19 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Laravel in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 55 (100.00%) PHP
2 47 (85.45%) CSS
3 35 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 34 (61.82%) MySQL
5 25 (45.45%) Web Development
6 22 (40.00%) HTML
7 20 (36.36%) jQuery
8 17 (30.91%) SQL
9 15 (27.27%) CMS
10 14 (25.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (23.64%) Git (software)
11 13 (23.64%) Line Management
11 13 (23.64%) Content Management
11 13 (23.64%) Ruby
11 13 (23.64%) Ruby on Rails
11 13 (23.64%) Joomla!
11 13 (23.64%) Web Services
11 13 (23.64%) NHS
11 13 (23.64%) Back Office
12 12 (21.82%) LAMP
13 11 (20.00%) Management Information System
14 10 (18.18%) Marketing
14 10 (18.18%) Symfony
14 10 (18.18%) MVC
14 10 (18.18%) E-Commerce
15 9 (16.36%) Linux
16 8 (14.55%) User Experience
16 8 (14.55%) React
17 7 (12.73%) Sass

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 15 (27.27%) CMS
2 13 (23.64%) Joomla!
3 3 (5.45%) Drupal
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Magento
2 5 (9.09%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (7.27%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) SaaS
1 5 (9.09%) Sage Pay
2 2 (3.64%) GitHub
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (61.82%) MySQL
2 6 (10.91%) MongoDB
2 6 (10.91%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.91%) Redis
3 4 (7.27%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.91%) Selenium
3 4 (7.27%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.82%) PhpStorm
General
1 13 (23.64%) Back Office
2 10 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (85.45%) Developer
2 26 (47.27%) PHP Developer
3 25 (45.45%) Web Developer
4 12 (21.82%) Senior Developer
5 9 (16.36%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Lead Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Senior PHP Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Systems Tester
6 6 (10.91%) Tester
7 5 (9.09%) Lead Web Developer
7 5 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
7 5 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 5 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (9.09%) SaaS Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Senior MySQL Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Junior
8 3 (5.45%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Drupal Developer
9 2 (3.64%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (85.45%) CSS
2 22 (40.00%) HTML
3 20 (36.36%) jQuery
4 14 (25.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (23.64%) Ruby on Rails
5 13 (23.64%) Web Services
6 12 (21.82%) LAMP
7 10 (18.18%) Symfony
8 8 (14.55%) React
9 7 (12.73%) Sass
10 6 (10.91%) JSON
10 6 (10.91%) Semantic UI
10 6 (10.91%) XML
11 5 (9.09%) HTML5
12 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
13 3 (5.45%) CSS3
13 3 (5.45%) RESTful
13 3 (5.45%) Vue.js
14 2 (3.64%) Node.js
14 2 (3.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) NHS
2 11 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (14.55%) User Experience
4 6 (10.91%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.45%) Life Science
6 2 (3.64%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.82%) Fintech
7 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Android
2 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.82%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Web Development
2 13 (23.64%) Content Management
2 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (23.64%) Line Management
3 10 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 10 (18.18%) MVC
4 7 (12.73%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (12.73%) Front End Development
4 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.91%) Business Development
5 6 (10.91%) OO
5 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
6 5 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (7.27%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.64%) Android Development
9 2 (3.64%) API Integration
9 2 (3.64%) Business Transformation
9 2 (3.64%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) PHP
2 35 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 17 (30.91%) SQL
4 13 (23.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) ISEB
1 6 (10.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) WooCommerce
2 3 (5.45%) Zend
3 1 (1.82%) Adobe
3 1 (1.82%) Red Hat