Period
to 22 May 2018

The median annual salary for a PHP Web Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 131 163
Rank change year-on-year -46 +32 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 23 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.62% 1.30% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 1.34% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 23 48 37
Birmingham median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,200 £26,250
90th Percentile £46,000 £45,000 £36,250
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -10.45%

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 3,609 3,594 4,319
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.96% 97.19% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,603 2,896 3,377
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% -0.62% +0.63%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 23 (100.00%) PHP
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
1 23 (100.00%) Web Development
2 19 (82.61%) MySQL
3 14 (60.87%) Linux
4 13 (56.52%) WordPress
5 9 (39.13%) Apache
5 9 (39.13%) MVC
5 9 (39.13%) LAMP
6 8 (34.78%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (34.78%) Mobile App
6 8 (34.78%) Mobile Application Development
6 8 (34.78%) User Experience
7 6 (26.09%) Front End Development
7 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
8 5 (21.74%) Web Application Development
8 5 (21.74%) Sass
8 5 (21.74%) LESS
8 5 (21.74%) Ember.js
8 5 (21.74%) Laravel
8 5 (21.74%) CakePHP
8 5 (21.74%) jQuery
8 5 (21.74%) Content Management
8 5 (21.74%) CMS
8 5 (21.74%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (17.39%) Symfony
9 4 (17.39%) HTML5
10 3 (13.04%) NoSQL

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 13 (56.52%) WordPress
2 9 (39.13%) Apache
3 5 (21.74%) CMS
4 1 (4.35%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.04%) JUnit
1 3 (13.04%) PHPUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
1 23 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (39.13%) LAMP
3 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
4 5 (21.74%) CakePHP
4 5 (21.74%) Ember.js
4 5 (21.74%) jQuery
4 5 (21.74%) Laravel
4 5 (21.74%) LESS
4 5 (21.74%) Sass
5 4 (17.39%) HTML5
5 4 (17.39%) Symfony
6 3 (13.04%) Node.js
6 3 (13.04%) RESTful
6 3 (13.04%) Silex
6 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (13.04%) XML
7 1 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (4.35%) CSS3
7 1 (4.35%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Mobile App
1 8 (34.78%) User Experience
2 5 (21.74%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Android
2 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Web Development
2 9 (39.13%) MVC
3 8 (34.78%) Mobile Application Development
3 8 (34.78%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (26.09%) Front End Development
5 5 (21.74%) Content Management
5 5 (21.74%) Web Application Development
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) Kanban
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) TDD
6 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.04%) Time Management
7 1 (4.35%) Line Management
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 23 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (13.04%) C
2 3 (13.04%) SQL