Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Laravel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Laravel over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 178 315
Rank change year-on-year -29 +137 -43
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 96 157 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.03% 1.56% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.04% 4.01% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 90 163 38
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +27.27% -
10th Percentile £22,425 £22,500 £23,200
90th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £43,625
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Laravel is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,155 3,913 4,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 33.74% 38.91% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2,652 3,441 3,627
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Laravel
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Laravel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Laravel in the West Midlands

Laravel
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Laravel in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Laravel in the West Midlands

Laravel
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Laravel in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Laravel in the West Midlands

Laravel
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Laravel within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. 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
Staffordshire +4 27 £25,000 -33.33% 6
Birmingham -36 26 £35,000 +2.94% 6
Shropshire +28 11 £30,000 +15.38% 1
Coventry +6 10 £32,500 - 3
Solihull -25 9 £35,000 -2.78% 2
Worcestershire +17 2 £37,500 +31.58% 7
Warwickshire +16 2 £24,750 -17.50% 5
Wolverhampton -10 2 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £45,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £21,500 -
Laravel
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT jobs citing Laravel 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Laravel.

1 95 (98.96%) PHP
2 78 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 63 (65.63%) HTML
4 62 (64.58%) CSS
5 52 (54.17%) MySQL
6 42 (43.75%) MVC
7 38 (39.58%) Web Development
8 31 (32.29%) E-Commerce
9 30 (31.25%) CodeIgniter
10 28 (29.17%) Zend
11 27 (28.13%) jQuery
12 26 (27.08%) Symfony
12 26 (27.08%) OO
13 24 (25.00%) Linux
13 24 (25.00%) HTML5
14 22 (22.92%) WordPress
14 22 (22.92%) Git (software)
15 21 (21.88%) OO PHP
16 17 (17.71%) CakePHP
16 17 (17.71%) LAMP
17 16 (16.67%) React
17 16 (16.67%) Front End Development
18 14 (14.58%) AngularJS
19 13 (13.54%) CSS3
19 13 (13.54%) CMS
19 13 (13.54%) Software Engineering
19 13 (13.54%) Greenfield Project
20 12 (12.50%) Web Services
20 12 (12.50%) SQL
20 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

Laravel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 22 (22.92%) WordPress
2 13 (13.54%) CMS
3 7 (7.29%) Apache
3 7 (7.29%) Drupal
4 3 (3.13%) nginx
5 2 (2.08%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (1.04%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (10.42%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Magento
2 2 (2.08%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (2.08%) Shopify
3 1 (1.04%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.08%) AdWords
2 2 (2.08%) DigitalOcean
2 2 (2.08%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.08%) MailChimp
3 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) Internet
2 2 (2.08%) DNS
2 2 (2.08%) Extranet
3 1 (1.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (54.17%) MySQL
2 6 (6.25%) Big Data
3 5 (5.21%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.17%) Redis
5 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.08%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.04%) MySQL Workbench
7 1 (1.04%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 22 (22.92%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.17%) Bitbucket
3 3 (3.13%) gulp
3 3 (3.13%) PHPUnit
3 3 (3.13%) Subversion
4 2 (2.08%) Grunt
4 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.04%) git-flow
General
1 8 (8.33%) Automotive
2 6 (6.25%) Games
3 5 (5.21%) Advertising
3 5 (5.21%) Marketing
3 5 (5.21%) Retail
4 4 (4.17%) Finance
5 3 (3.13%) Banking
6 2 (2.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 95 (98.96%) Developer
2 80 (83.33%) PHP Developer
3 22 (22.92%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 15 (15.63%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (13.54%) Web Developer
6 12 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
6 12 (12.50%) WordPress Developer
7 11 (11.46%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 9 (9.38%) HTML CSS Developer
8 9 (9.38%) HTML Developer
8 9 (9.38%) Junior
8 9 (9.38%) Junior Developer
9 8 (8.33%) E-Commerce Developer
9 8 (8.33%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
9 8 (8.33%) Junior PHP Developer
10 7 (7.29%) MySQL Developer
10 7 (7.29%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
10 7 (7.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 7 (7.29%) Senior Developer
11 6 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (65.63%) HTML
2 62 (64.58%) CSS
3 30 (31.25%) CodeIgniter
4 27 (28.13%) jQuery
5 26 (27.08%) Symfony
6 24 (25.00%) HTML5
7 17 (17.71%) CakePHP
7 17 (17.71%) LAMP
8 16 (16.67%) React
9 14 (14.58%) AngularJS
10 13 (13.54%) CSS3
11 12 (12.50%) Web Services
12 11 (11.46%) Yii
13 8 (8.33%) Node.js
13 8 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (7.29%) RESTful
15 6 (6.25%) Sass
15 6 (6.25%) Vue.js
16 5 (5.21%) Doctrine
17 4 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (7.29%) Social Media
3 6 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.17%) User Experience
5 3 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.08%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.08%) BBC
6 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.08%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (2.08%) Mac OS
2 2 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (43.75%) MVC
2 38 (39.58%) Web Development
3 31 (32.29%) E-Commerce
4 26 (27.08%) OO
5 21 (21.88%) OO PHP
6 16 (16.67%) Front End Development
7 13 (13.54%) Software Engineering
8 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (11.46%) SEO
10 10 (10.42%) OOP
11 7 (7.29%) Pay per click
11 7 (7.29%) Project Management
12 5 (5.21%) Microservices
12 5 (5.21%) TDD
13 4 (4.17%) Open Source
13 4 (4.17%) SDLC
14 3 (3.13%) Mentoring
14 3 (3.13%) Mobile Development
14 3 (3.13%) Problem-Solving
14 3 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 95 (98.96%) PHP
2 78 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 12 (12.50%) SQL
4 5 (5.21%) Java
5 3 (3.13%) PHP 5
6 2 (2.08%) C#
7 1 (1.04%) ES6
Qualifications
1 4 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) cPanel
1 2 (2.08%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 28 (29.17%) Zend
2 6 (6.25%) Google
3 2 (2.08%) Twitter
4 1 (1.04%) Adobe
4 1 (1.04%) Facebook
4 1 (1.04%) IFS
4 1 (1.04%) Sitecore