Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for PHP 5 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 5 over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 209 173
Rank change year-on-year +26 -36 +20
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 8 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.21% 0.19% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 0.48% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 19
Birmingham median annual salary £25,000 £32,729 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.62% +9.10% +20.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,400 £25,000
90th Percentile £39,000 £65,000 £35,000
West Midlands median annual salary £31,000 £25,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +24.00% -16.67% -

PHP 5 is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1902 1880 1747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 49.11% 39.50% 44.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1654 1569 1577
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing PHP 5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in Birmingham

PHP 5
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 in Birmingham.

Salary trend for PHP 5 in Birmingham

PHP 5
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP 5 in Birmingham over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP 5 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing PHP 5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) Laravel
2 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (37.50%) API Integration
4 3 (37.50%) WordPress
4 3 (37.50%) Sass
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) Grunt
5 2 (25.00%) WooCommerce
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) LAMP
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) Learning Management System
5 2 (25.00%) Moodle
6 1 (12.50%) Confluence
6 1 (12.50%) JIRA
6 1 (12.50%) Atlassian

PHP 5
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 (37.50%) WordPress
2 2 (25.00%) Moodle
3 1 (12.50%) CMS
3 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Grunt
3 1 (12.50%) gulp
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
1 5 (62.50%) Laravel
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) Sass
3 3 (37.50%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) LAMP
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) Angular 2
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) HATEOAS
5 1 (12.50%) Node.js
5 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
5 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Learning Management System
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) API Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) B2B
3 1 (12.50%) B2C
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Service Design
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) WooCommerce
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian