Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 167 301
Rank change year-on-year -41 +134 -38
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 89 169 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.03% 1.71% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.27% 4.32% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 85 172 45
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +30.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £38,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -3.75%

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 2,725 3,912 4,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 31.56% 39.51% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,314 3,399 3,445
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 23 September 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 23 September 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
Birmingham -35 22 £35,000 - 5
Staffordshire -10 17 £27,500 -10.57% 5
Worcestershire +23 14 £37,500 +51.52% 4
Coventry +19 11 £32,500 - 1
Shropshire +15 9 £30,000 -14.29% 7
Solihull -11 4 £25,000 -30.56% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £45,000 -
Warwickshire +29 1 £24,500 -18.33% 1
Wolverhampton +4 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Herefordshire - 1 £21,500 - 1
Laravel
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 88 (98.88%) PHP
2 78 (87.64%) JavaScript
3 61 (68.54%) CSS
4 60 (67.42%) HTML
5 47 (52.81%) MySQL
6 36 (40.45%) MVC
7 33 (37.08%) Web Development
8 29 (32.58%) Git (software)
9 27 (30.34%) Linux
9 27 (30.34%) OO
10 26 (29.21%) HTML5
11 24 (26.97%) OO PHP
12 22 (24.72%) React
13 21 (23.60%) WordPress
14 20 (22.47%) Zend
14 20 (22.47%) CodeIgniter
14 20 (22.47%) jQuery
15 19 (21.35%) OOP
15 19 (21.35%) E-Commerce
16 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (20.22%) Symfony
17 17 (19.10%) CSS3
17 17 (19.10%) SQL
17 17 (19.10%) Vue.js
18 16 (17.98%) Software Engineering
18 16 (17.98%) Sass
19 15 (16.85%) Front End Development
20 14 (15.73%) AngularJS
21 13 (14.61%) TDD
21 13 (14.61%) LAMP

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 21 (23.60%) WordPress
2 8 (8.99%) CMS
2 8 (8.99%) Drupal
3 7 (7.87%) Apache
3 7 (7.87%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.25%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.25%) Moodle
5 1 (1.12%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (1.12%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.25%) Silverpop
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.12%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (1.12%) GitHub
3 1 (1.12%) npm
3 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (52.81%) MySQL
2 9 (10.11%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.62%) Big Data
4 4 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.37%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.37%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.25%) Redis
7 1 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (32.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.62%) gulp
3 4 (4.49%) Grunt
4 2 (2.25%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.25%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.12%) GitLab
5 1 (1.12%) JIRA
5 1 (1.12%) PhantomJS
5 1 (1.12%) Subversion
5 1 (1.12%) webpack
General
1 6 (6.74%) Automotive
2 5 (5.62%) Retail
3 3 (3.37%) Advertising
4 2 (2.25%) Finance
4 2 (2.25%) Games
4 2 (2.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (97.75%) Developer
2 62 (69.66%) PHP Developer
3 16 (17.98%) Web Developer
4 15 (16.85%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (15.73%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 11 (12.36%) WordPress Developer
7 10 (11.24%) PHP Web Developer
7 10 (11.24%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 9 (10.11%) Junior
8 9 (10.11%) Junior Developer
9 7 (7.87%) HTML CSS Developer
9 7 (7.87%) HTML Developer
9 7 (7.87%) Junior PHP Developer
10 6 (6.74%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (6.74%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
10 6 (6.74%) Senior Developer
10 6 (6.74%) Software Developer
11 5 (5.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (5.62%) LAMP Developer
11 5 (5.62%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (68.54%) CSS
2 60 (67.42%) HTML
3 26 (29.21%) HTML5
4 22 (24.72%) React
5 20 (22.47%) CodeIgniter
5 20 (22.47%) jQuery
6 18 (20.22%) Symfony
7 17 (19.10%) CSS3
7 17 (19.10%) Vue.js
8 16 (17.98%) Sass
9 14 (15.73%) AngularJS
10 13 (14.61%) CakePHP
10 13 (14.61%) LAMP
11 10 (11.24%) Node.js
12 7 (7.87%) Web Services
12 7 (7.87%) Yii
13 6 (6.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (5.62%) RabbitMQ
15 4 (4.49%) Angular 2
15 4 (4.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
1 6 (6.74%) Social Media
1 6 (6.74%) User Experience
2 4 (4.49%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.25%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.25%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.12%) BBC
5 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.12%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.34%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Android
2 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) MVC
2 33 (37.08%) Web Development
3 27 (30.34%) OO
4 24 (26.97%) OO PHP
5 19 (21.35%) E-Commerce
5 19 (21.35%) OOP
6 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (17.98%) Software Engineering
8 15 (16.85%) Front End Development
9 13 (14.61%) TDD
10 9 (10.11%) SEO
11 8 (8.99%) Mentoring
12 7 (7.87%) Analytics
12 7 (7.87%) Unit Testing
13 6 (6.74%) Benchmarking
13 6 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (6.74%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (6.74%) Dependency Management
13 6 (6.74%) Project Management
13 6 (6.74%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 88 (98.88%) PHP
2 78 (87.64%) JavaScript
3 17 (19.10%) SQL
4 4 (4.49%) Java
5 3 (3.37%) C#
6 2 (2.25%) PHP 7
7 1 (1.12%) ES6
7 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.12%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.12%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) Degree
2 6 (6.74%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.12%) cPanel
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Zend
2 4 (4.49%) Fujitsu
2 4 (4.49%) Google
3 2 (2.25%) IBM
4 1 (1.12%) Adobe
4 1 (1.12%) Facebook
4 1 (1.12%) Twitter