Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
England > West Midlands
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 156 293
Rank change year-on-year -42 +137 -19
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 94 186 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.12% 1.85% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.60% 4.75% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 85 185 46
West Midlands median annual salary £31,000 £32,500 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.62% +11.11% +17.00%
10th Percentile £22,200 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £42,300 £45,000 £43,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

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 2,612 3,916 4,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.99% 39.03% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,191 3,379 3,495
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 12 November 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 12 November 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 -43 25 £40,000 +14.29% 14
Worcestershire +22 17 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Shropshire +11 16 £30,000 -3.23% 3
Staffordshire -8 14 £27,500 +6.80% 19
Coventry +17 7 £32,500 - 1
Solihull +4 5 £36,000 +2.86% 3
Warwickshire +30 1 £24,500 -21.60% 1
Sutton Coldfield -29 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Herefordshire - 1 £21,500 -
Laravel
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 94 (100.00%) PHP
2 77 (81.91%) JavaScript
3 75 (79.79%) CSS
4 68 (72.34%) HTML
5 49 (52.13%) MySQL
6 48 (51.06%) MVC
7 43 (45.74%) Web Development
8 29 (30.85%) Git (software)
9 25 (26.60%) jQuery
9 25 (26.60%) OO
10 24 (25.53%) SQL
11 23 (24.47%) WordPress
11 23 (24.47%) HTML5
12 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (22.34%) OOP
14 20 (21.28%) Linux
14 20 (21.28%) Zend
15 19 (20.21%) React
16 18 (19.15%) CSS3
16 18 (19.15%) Vue.js
16 18 (19.15%) Symfony
17 17 (18.09%) Sass
18 16 (17.02%) Front End Development
18 16 (17.02%) Software Engineering
19 15 (15.96%) OO PHP
19 15 (15.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 14 (14.89%) AngularJS
21 13 (13.83%) TDD
21 13 (13.83%) LAMP
21 13 (13.83%) E-Commerce

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 23 (24.47%) WordPress
2 11 (11.70%) Drupal
3 7 (7.45%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (6.38%) CMS
5 5 (5.32%) Confluence
6 2 (2.13%) Apache
6 2 (2.13%) Joomla!
6 2 (2.13%) Moodle
7 1 (1.06%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (1.06%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Magento
2 1 (1.06%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) GitHub
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.19%) SaaS
2 3 (3.19%) Silverpop
3 2 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.06%) AdWords
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.06%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (1.06%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) Intranet
1 2 (2.13%) Skype
2 1 (1.06%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (52.13%) MySQL
2 10 (10.64%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.51%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.51%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.45%) Redis
5 6 (6.38%) InterSystems Cache
6 5 (5.32%) Big Data
7 1 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (30.85%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.38%) JIRA
3 5 (5.32%) gulp
4 4 (4.26%) Grunt
5 2 (2.13%) Subversion
6 1 (1.06%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.06%) GitLab
6 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.06%) PhantomJS
6 1 (1.06%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.06%) webpack
General
1 8 (8.51%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.38%) Retail
3 4 (4.26%) Marketing
4 2 (2.13%) Automotive
4 2 (2.13%) Finance
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
5 1 (1.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 92 (97.87%) Developer
2 58 (61.70%) PHP Developer
3 23 (24.47%) Web Developer
4 16 (17.02%) Senior Developer
5 13 (13.83%) Software Developer
6 11 (11.70%) PHP Web Developer
7 9 (9.57%) Junior
7 9 (9.57%) Junior Developer
7 9 (9.57%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 9 (9.57%) Senior PHP Developer
8 7 (7.45%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (7.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (7.45%) Senior Web Developer
8 7 (7.45%) WordPress Developer
9 6 (6.38%) PHP WordPress Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (5.32%) Junior PHP Developer
11 4 (4.26%) HTML Developer
12 3 (3.19%) Junior Software Developer
12 3 (3.19%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (79.79%) CSS
2 68 (72.34%) HTML
3 25 (26.60%) jQuery
4 23 (24.47%) HTML5
5 19 (20.21%) React
6 18 (19.15%) CSS3
6 18 (19.15%) Symfony
6 18 (19.15%) Vue.js
7 17 (18.09%) Sass
8 15 (15.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (14.89%) AngularJS
10 13 (13.83%) LAMP
11 8 (8.51%) CodeIgniter
11 8 (8.51%) Node.js
12 7 (7.45%) CakePHP
12 7 (7.45%) Spring
13 6 (6.38%) Semantic UI
14 5 (5.32%) Ajax
14 5 (5.32%) RabbitMQ
15 4 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) User Experience
2 7 (7.45%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.38%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.19%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.13%) Social Media
6 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.06%) Life Science
6 1 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.06%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.28%) Linux
2 1 (1.06%) Android
2 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (51.06%) MVC
2 43 (45.74%) Web Development
3 25 (26.60%) OO
4 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (22.34%) OOP
6 16 (17.02%) Front End Development
6 16 (17.02%) Software Engineering
7 15 (15.96%) OO PHP
8 13 (13.83%) E-Commerce
8 13 (13.83%) TDD
9 10 (10.64%) OOD
10 9 (9.57%) Mentoring
11 8 (8.51%) Analytics
11 8 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (8.51%) SEO
11 8 (8.51%) Translating Business Requirements
11 8 (8.51%) Unit Testing
12 6 (6.38%) Benchmarking
12 6 (6.38%) Business Development
12 6 (6.38%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) PHP
2 77 (81.91%) JavaScript
3 24 (25.53%) SQL
4 3 (3.19%) ES6
4 3 (3.19%) PHP 7
5 2 (2.13%) C#
5 2 (2.13%) ES7
5 2 (2.13%) ES8
5 2 (2.13%) Java
5 2 (2.13%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.06%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (12.77%) Degree
2 6 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (9.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.06%) cPanel
2 1 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (21.28%) Zend
2 6 (6.38%) Google
3 4 (4.26%) Fujitsu
4 3 (3.19%) IBM
4 3 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.06%) Adobe
5 1 (1.06%) Facebook
5 1 (1.06%) Twitter