Period
to 21 February 2019

The median annual salary for a PHP Web Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 183 147 174
Rank change year-on-year -36 +27 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 6 43 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.18% 1.17% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 1.21% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 43 24
Birmingham median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +12.90% +3.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £37,500 £45,000 £39,625
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.84% +3.33%

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 3,155 3,558 4,058
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.39% 96.76% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,258 2,641 3,108
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,900
90th Percentile £76,250 £68,750 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Laravel
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Symfony
3 3 (50.00%) Drupal
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Zend
4 2 (33.33%) Android Development
4 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (16.67%) React
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) WordPress
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
5 1 (16.67%) Magento
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

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 3 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Laravel
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) Symfony
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) React
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Android Development
3 2 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Zend