Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PHP Web Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 206 145
Rank change year-on-year +55 -61 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 40 16 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.03% 0.34% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.35% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 40 16 41
Birmingham median annual salary £35,000 £31,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.24% +5.83% +17.65%
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £42,038 £40,000
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%

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 3740 4551 3818
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.40% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2992 3402 3191
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017, PHP Web Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring PHP Web Developer in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) HTML
1 40 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 40 (100.00%) PHP
1 40 (100.00%) CSS
1 40 (100.00%) Web Development
2 36 (90.00%) MySQL
3 30 (75.00%) Laravel
4 25 (62.50%) Symfony
5 23 (57.50%) MVC
6 20 (50.00%) jQuery
7 19 (47.50%) Linux
8 18 (45.00%) Mobile App
8 18 (45.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 17 (42.50%) Front End Development
10 16 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (40.00%) HTML5
11 15 (37.50%) NoSQL
11 15 (37.50%) LAMP
11 15 (37.50%) Drupal
12 14 (35.00%) SQL
12 14 (35.00%) Node.js
12 14 (35.00%) AngularJS
13 13 (32.50%) CMS
13 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
13 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (27.50%) TDD
14 11 (27.50%) Content Management
14 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
14 11 (27.50%) RESTful
14 11 (27.50%) 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 15 (37.50%) Drupal
2 13 (32.50%) CMS
3 11 (27.50%) Apache
4 8 (20.00%) WordPress
5 1 (2.50%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) WebTrends
2 1 (2.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (90.00%) MySQL
2 15 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.00%) Big Data
6 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
2 11 (27.50%) JUnit
2 11 (27.50%) PHPUnit
3 2 (5.00%) Grunt
3 2 (5.00%) gulp
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (15.00%) Marketing
2 3 (7.50%) Back Office
2 3 (7.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) CSS
1 40 (100.00%) HTML
2 30 (75.00%) Laravel
3 25 (62.50%) Symfony
4 20 (50.00%) jQuery
5 16 (40.00%) HTML5
5 16 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (37.50%) LAMP
7 14 (35.00%) AngularJS
7 14 (35.00%) Node.js
8 11 (27.50%) CodeIgniter
8 11 (27.50%) RESTful
8 11 (27.50%) Silex
9 7 (17.50%) CakePHP
9 7 (17.50%) Ember.js
9 7 (17.50%) LESS
9 7 (17.50%) Sass
10 3 (7.50%) CSS3
10 3 (7.50%) React
11 2 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (17.50%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (7.50%) Online Games
4 2 (5.00%) Credit Risk
4 2 (5.00%) FMCG
5 1 (2.50%) BBC
5 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) Android
2 11 (27.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Web Development
2 23 (57.50%) MVC
3 18 (45.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 17 (42.50%) Front End Development
5 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (27.50%) Content Management
6 11 (27.50%) Kanban
6 11 (27.50%) Scrum
6 11 (27.50%) TDD
6 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
7 10 (25.00%) Line Management
7 10 (25.00%) Project Management
8 7 (17.50%) Web Application Development
9 6 (15.00%) OO
9 6 (15.00%) OO PHP
10 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (12.50%) Mobile Development
11 4 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (7.50%) API Integration
13 2 (5.00%) Digital Analytics
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 40 (100.00%) PHP
2 14 (35.00%) SQL
3 11 (27.50%) C
4 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Zend