Period
to 4 April 2020

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 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 7
England > Midlands
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 291 357 380
Rank change year-on-year +66 +23 -22
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 25 1 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.26% 0.008% 0.099%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 0.017% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 28 1 15
Median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £32,125 £33,750 £27,800
90th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £37,500
England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% -10.53% +26.67%

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 4,457 5,776 8,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 47.12% 47.80% 53.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3,875 4,439 6,866
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP 7 in the Midlands over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Salary histogram 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 April 2020. 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
East Midlands - 23 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands +52 2 £45,000 +20.00% 2
PHP 7
England

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, 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 25 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (88.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (84.00%) MySQL
4 18 (72.00%) Linux
5 15 (60.00%) OOP
5 15 (60.00%) HTML
6 14 (56.00%) LAMP
6 14 (56.00%) Unit Testing
7 13 (52.00%) Apache
7 13 (52.00%) AngularJS
8 12 (48.00%) Vue.js
9 9 (36.00%) Fintech
9 9 (36.00%) CSS
9 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
10 8 (32.00%) RESTful
10 8 (32.00%) WordPress
10 8 (32.00%) Laravel
11 7 (28.00%) Data Structures
11 7 (28.00%) Algorithms
11 7 (28.00%) AWS
12 6 (24.00%) Web Development
12 6 (24.00%) Finance
12 6 (24.00%) Wireframes
13 5 (20.00%) API Integration
13 5 (20.00%) React
13 5 (20.00%) HTML5
13 5 (20.00%) MariaDB
13 5 (20.00%) PrestaShop
13 5 (20.00%) Selenium
13 5 (20.00%) Symfony

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 13 (52.00%) Apache
2 8 (32.00%) WordPress
3 5 (20.00%) PrestaShop
4 2 (8.00%) CMS
4 2 (8.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) AWS
2 3 (12.00%) GitHub
3 2 (8.00%) npm
4 1 (4.00%) Azure
4 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (84.00%) MySQL
2 5 (20.00%) MariaDB
3 4 (16.00%) Redis
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) JIRA
2 5 (20.00%) Selenium
3 4 (16.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (8.00%) PHPUnit
4 2 (8.00%) Xdebug
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (96.00%) PHP Developer
3 11 (44.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (16.00%) LAMP Developer
5 4 (16.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 2 (8.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 2 (8.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Symfony Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Backend Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Junior
8 1 (4.00%) Junior Backend Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer - Fintech
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) HTML
2 14 (56.00%) LAMP
3 13 (52.00%) AngularJS
4 12 (48.00%) Vue.js
5 9 (36.00%) CSS
6 8 (32.00%) Laravel
6 8 (32.00%) RESTful
7 5 (20.00%) HTML5
7 5 (20.00%) jQuery
7 5 (20.00%) React
7 5 (20.00%) Symfony
8 4 (16.00%) Redux
8 4 (16.00%) Spring
9 3 (12.00%) REST
9 3 (12.00%) Web Services
10 2 (8.00%) JSON
10 2 (8.00%) SOAP
10 2 (8.00%) XHTML
10 2 (8.00%) XML
10 2 (8.00%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Algorithms
1 7 (28.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Android
3 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) OOP
2 14 (56.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (36.00%) Fintech
4 6 (24.00%) Web Development
4 6 (24.00%) Wireframes
5 5 (20.00%) API Integration
6 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (16.00%) SEO
7 3 (12.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (12.00%) Ergonomics
8 2 (8.00%) Android Development
8 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
8 2 (8.00%) Microservices
8 2 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (8.00%) Project Delivery
8 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (8.00%) Refactoring
8 2 (8.00%) SDLC
8 2 (8.00%) TDD
9 1 (4.00%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (88.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) PHP 5
4 4 (16.00%) ES6
5 3 (12.00%) Python
6 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.00%) Java
7 1 (4.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Spotify
2 1 (4.00%) Zend