Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for PHP 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 7 over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 7
England > Midlands
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 306 197 318
Rank change year-on-year -109 +121 +48
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 21 20 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.20% 0.42% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.78% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 18
10th Percentile " £29,500 £32,125
25th Percentile £62,500 £40,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £45,000 £38,750
Median % change year-on-year +44.44% +16.13% -13.89%
75th Percentile £67,500 £49,375 £45,000
90th Percentile " £50,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -3.00% +13.64% -7.37%

PHP 7 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 the Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,782 2,556 5,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 44.73% 53.52% 46.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3,692 2,159 4,672
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +8.24% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +8.49% +0.95%

PHP 7
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing PHP 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 7 in the Midlands

PHP 7
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP 7 in the Midlands.

Salary trend for PHP 7 in the Midlands

PHP 7
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP 7 within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -89 17 £65,000 +36.84% 7
East Midlands -67 4 - - 2
PHP 7
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT jobs citing PHP 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for PHP 7.

1 21 (100.00%) PHP
1 21 (100.00%) MySQL
2 20 (95.24%) REST
3 16 (76.19%) Confluence
3 16 (76.19%) Machine Learning
3 16 (76.19%) Bitbucket
3 16 (76.19%) JIRA
3 16 (76.19%) Atlassian
3 16 (76.19%) OOP
3 16 (76.19%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (76.19%) Algorithms
3 16 (76.19%) Creative Thinking
3 16 (76.19%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (61.90%) Linux
5 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 12 (57.14%) Symfony
5 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
6 9 (42.86%) Laravel
6 9 (42.86%) Social Skills
7 8 (38.10%) Accessibility
7 8 (38.10%) React
7 8 (38.10%) Mobile First
7 8 (38.10%) Vue.js
7 8 (38.10%) Predictive Analysis
7 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
7 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (38.10%) Data Structures
7 8 (38.10%) Predictive Modelling
7 8 (38.10%) NoSQL

PHP 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 16 (76.19%) Confluence
1 16 (76.19%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) MySQL
2 8 (38.10%) Data Mining
2 8 (38.10%) Hadoop
2 8 (38.10%) NoSQL
2 8 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Bitbucket
1 16 (76.19%) JIRA
2 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 8 (38.10%) ERwin
4 4 (19.05%) PHPUnit
4 4 (19.05%) Selenium
General
1 9 (42.86%) Social Skills
2 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (38.10%) Games
3 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 4 (19.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
1 12 (57.14%) PHP Developer
1 12 (57.14%) Senior Developer
1 12 (57.14%) Senior PHP Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Administrator
2 8 (38.10%) DBA
3 1 (4.76%) Site Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) REST
2 12 (57.14%) Symfony
3 9 (42.86%) Laravel
4 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
4 8 (38.10%) jQuery
4 8 (38.10%) React
4 8 (38.10%) Vue.js
4 8 (38.10%) Web Services
5 4 (19.05%) Ajax
5 4 (19.05%) Behat
5 4 (19.05%) CSS
5 4 (19.05%) Doctrine
5 4 (19.05%) HTML
5 4 (19.05%) HTML5
5 4 (19.05%) JSON
5 4 (19.05%) LESS
5 4 (19.05%) RESTful
5 4 (19.05%) Sass
6 1 (4.76%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 16 (76.19%) Algorithms
2 8 (38.10%) Data Structures
2 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) Solaris
2 8 (38.10%) Unix
2 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.76%) Debian
4 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Creative Thinking
1 16 (76.19%) Machine Learning
1 16 (76.19%) OOP
1 16 (76.19%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
2 8 (38.10%) Data Visualisation
2 8 (38.10%) ETL
2 8 (38.10%) Mathematics
2 8 (38.10%) Mobile First
2 8 (38.10%) Predictive Analysis
2 8 (38.10%) Predictive Modelling
2 8 (38.10%) UML
2 8 (38.10%) Visualisation
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Clean Code
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) MVC
4 4 (19.05%) OO
4 4 (19.05%) OO PHP
4 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) Java
3 8 (38.10%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) Accessibility
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) GlusterFS
1 1 (4.76%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
1 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Atlassian
2 8 (38.10%) Zend
3 1 (4.76%) New Relic