Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior PHP Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Senior PHP Developer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 173 182
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 19 47 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.49% 1.00% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.04% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 19 47 4
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +26.67%
10th Percentile £32,250 £32,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £49,500 £47,500 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26% -5.00%

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 3700 4515 3845
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.25% 96.37% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2958 3377 3211
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

Senior PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior PHP Developer in Birmingham

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Senior PHP Developer in Birmingham

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior PHP Developer in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior PHP 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 Senior PHP Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
3 17 (89.47%) HTML
4 16 (84.21%) CSS
4 16 (84.21%) MVC
5 15 (78.95%) MySQL
5 15 (78.95%) Laravel
6 14 (73.68%) LAMP
7 13 (68.42%) Web Development
8 12 (63.16%) CodeIgniter
9 11 (57.89%) Linux
10 10 (52.63%) Apache
10 10 (52.63%) Symfony
10 10 (52.63%) Drupal
11 9 (47.37%) Project Management
11 9 (47.37%) Line Management
11 9 (47.37%) Front End Development
12 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
13 4 (21.05%) jQuery
13 4 (21.05%) OO
13 4 (21.05%) TDD
13 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
13 4 (21.05%) OO PHP
14 3 (15.79%) Spring
14 3 (15.79%) JUnit
14 3 (15.79%) Java
14 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
14 3 (15.79%) J2EE
14 3 (15.79%) Advertising
14 3 (15.79%) Spring MVC

Senior PHP 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 10 (52.63%) Apache
1 10 (52.63%) Drupal
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Shopify
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) jMock
2 3 (15.79%) JUnit
2 3 (15.79%) Mockito
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) HTML
2 16 (84.21%) CSS
3 15 (78.95%) Laravel
4 14 (73.68%) LAMP
5 12 (63.16%) CodeIgniter
6 10 (52.63%) Symfony
7 4 (21.05%) jQuery
8 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
8 3 (15.79%) J2EE
8 3 (15.79%) Spring
8 3 (15.79%) Spring MVC
9 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
9 2 (10.53%) CakePHP
9 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (5.26%) CSS3
10 1 (5.26%) HATEOAS
10 1 (5.26%) HTML5
10 1 (5.26%) Node.js
10 1 (5.26%) REST
10 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) MVC
2 13 (68.42%) Web Development
3 9 (47.37%) Front End Development
3 9 (47.37%) Line Management
3 9 (47.37%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
4 4 (21.05%) OO
4 4 (21.05%) OO PHP
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) BDD
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.26%) OOP
6 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) SEO
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) PHP 5
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Zend
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.26%) Facebook
2 1 (5.26%) Google