Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a PHP Web Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP Web Developer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 177 147
Rank change year-on-year +36 -30 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 43 22 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.17% 0.53% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 0.55% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 43 23 42
Birmingham median annual salary £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £25,700 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £39,750 £36,700
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +4.84% +3.33% -7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3,556 4,026 3,937
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.68% 97.01% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2,651 3,080 3,257
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,900 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PHP Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured PHP Web Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Web Developer in Birmingham

PHP Web Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for PHP Web Developer in Birmingham

PHP Web Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Web Developer in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP Web Developer in Birmingham

PHP Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, PHP Web Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring PHP Web Developer in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) HTML
1 43 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 43 (100.00%) PHP
1 43 (100.00%) CSS
1 43 (100.00%) Web Development
2 37 (86.05%) MySQL
3 27 (62.79%) MVC
4 26 (60.47%) Laravel
5 24 (55.81%) Symfony
6 23 (53.49%) Mobile App
6 23 (53.49%) Mobile Application Development
7 22 (51.16%) Linux
8 21 (48.84%) Front End Development
9 16 (37.21%) jQuery
10 14 (32.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 14 (32.56%) AngularJS
10 14 (32.56%) HTML5
10 14 (32.56%) CMS
11 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (30.23%) Content Management
11 13 (30.23%) SQL
11 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
12 12 (27.91%) Drupal
12 12 (27.91%) Test Automation
12 12 (27.91%) RESTful
12 12 (27.91%) NoSQL
12 12 (27.91%) Apple iOS
12 12 (27.91%) Kanban
12 12 (27.91%) WordPress
12 12 (27.91%) Android

PHP Web Developer Skill Set
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 14 (32.56%) CMS
2 12 (27.91%) Drupal
2 12 (27.91%) WordPress
3 11 (25.58%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
1 1 (2.33%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (86.05%) MySQL
2 12 (27.91%) NoSQL
2 12 (27.91%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
2 12 (27.91%) JUnit
2 12 (27.91%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.65%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) Grunt
4 1 (2.33%) gulp
General
1 3 (6.98%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) CSS
1 43 (100.00%) HTML
2 26 (60.47%) Laravel
3 24 (55.81%) Symfony
4 16 (37.21%) jQuery
5 14 (32.56%) AngularJS
5 14 (32.56%) HTML5
5 14 (32.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (27.91%) Node.js
6 12 (27.91%) RESTful
6 12 (27.91%) Silex
7 11 (25.58%) CakePHP
7 11 (25.58%) Ember.js
7 11 (25.58%) LAMP
7 11 (25.58%) LESS
7 11 (25.58%) Sass
8 10 (23.26%) CodeIgniter
9 3 (6.98%) XML
10 1 (2.33%) Ajax
10 1 (2.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (53.49%) Mobile App
2 11 (25.58%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.65%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Linux
2 12 (27.91%) Android
2 12 (27.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Web Development
2 27 (62.79%) MVC
3 23 (53.49%) Mobile Application Development
4 21 (48.84%) Front End Development
5 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (30.23%) Content Management
6 12 (27.91%) Kanban
6 12 (27.91%) Scrum
6 12 (27.91%) TDD
6 12 (27.91%) Test Automation
7 11 (25.58%) Web Application Development
8 10 (23.26%) Line Management
8 10 (23.26%) Project Management
9 3 (6.98%) Time Management
10 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (4.65%) Mobile Development
11 1 (2.33%) Adaptive Web Design
11 1 (2.33%) Digital Analytics
11 1 (2.33%) Innovative Thinking
11 1 (2.33%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 43 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (30.23%) SQL
3 12 (27.91%) C
4 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Zend