Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 252 297
Rank change year-on-year +115 +45 -11
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 199 74 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.02% 0.72% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.53% 1.99% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 217 85 34
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +29.63% -14.29%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,800 £19,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £43,750 £40,875
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 3,598 3,722 3,740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 36.50% 36.04% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,964 3,244 3,303
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +64 67 £40,000 +29.03% 5
Staffordshire +33 42 £24,500 -42.35% 10
Shropshire +25 23 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Solihull 0 19 £35,000 -2.78% 2
Warwickshire +16 17 £50,000 +100.00% 1
Worcestershire +15 11 £35,000 +16.67%
Walsall -1 8 £50,000 +17.65%
Halesowen - 5 £32,500 -
Wolverhampton -15 4 £28,250 +13.00%
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £32,500 -
Coventry -5 3 £31,500 +26.00% 2
Stourbridge - 1 £26,000 -
Laravel
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 199 (100.00%) PHP
2 176 (88.44%) JavaScript
3 160 (80.40%) HTML
4 147 (73.87%) CSS
5 133 (66.83%) MySQL
6 99 (49.75%) Web Development
7 82 (41.21%) MVC
8 77 (38.69%) jQuery
9 74 (37.19%) Git (software)
10 72 (36.18%) HTML5
11 68 (34.17%) Symfony
12 49 (24.62%) CodeIgniter
13 48 (24.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 45 (22.61%) Node.js
15 42 (21.11%) E-Commerce
16 41 (20.60%) LAMP
17 39 (19.60%) OO
17 39 (19.60%) Zend
18 37 (18.59%) AngularJS
19 36 (18.09%) Linux
19 36 (18.09%) OOP
20 35 (17.59%) SQL
20 35 (17.59%) OO PHP
21 34 (17.09%) NoSQL
21 34 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
22 29 (14.57%) CMS
22 29 (14.57%) CSS3
22 29 (14.57%) React
23 27 (13.57%) Magento
24 25 (12.56%) RESTful

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 29 (14.57%) CMS
2 21 (10.55%) Apache
3 20 (10.05%) WordPress
4 15 (7.54%) Drupal
5 12 (6.03%) nginx
6 7 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (3.02%) ExpressionEngine
7 6 (3.02%) OpenEdge
8 3 (1.51%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.01%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.50%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (13.57%) Magento
2 7 (3.52%) Shopify
3 2 (1.01%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.50%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.05%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (8.54%) npm
3 8 (4.02%) GitHub
4 7 (3.52%) AdWords
4 7 (3.52%) Google Analytics
5 6 (3.02%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (3.02%) Amazon S3
5 6 (3.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (2.51%) SaaS
7 3 (1.51%) Google App Engine
7 3 (1.51%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.52%) Internet
2 2 (1.01%) SMS
3 1 (0.50%) DNS
3 1 (0.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (66.83%) MySQL
2 34 (17.09%) NoSQL
3 17 (8.54%) MongoDB
4 12 (6.03%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (3.52%) Redis
7 6 (3.02%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (3.02%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.50%) Cognos Impromptu
8 1 (0.50%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 74 (37.19%) Git (software)
2 20 (10.05%) gulp
3 19 (9.55%) PHPUnit
4 13 (6.53%) JUnit
5 11 (5.53%) Vagrant
6 8 (4.02%) Subversion
7 7 (3.52%) GitLab
7 7 (3.52%) Grunt
8 6 (3.02%) PhantomJS
8 6 (3.02%) webpack
9 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.50%) Bower
9 1 (0.50%) git-flow
9 1 (0.50%) jMock
9 1 (0.50%) Mockito
General
1 25 (12.56%) Marketing
2 22 (11.06%) Games
3 15 (7.54%) Telecoms
4 13 (6.53%) Finance
5 9 (4.52%) Advertising
5 9 (4.52%) Manufacturing
6 8 (4.02%) Banking
6 8 (4.02%) Retail
7 6 (3.02%) Electronics
8 5 (2.51%) Back Office
9 3 (1.51%) Local Government
10 2 (1.01%) Automotive
10 2 (1.01%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 199 (100.00%) Developer
2 176 (88.44%) PHP Developer
3 66 (33.17%) Web Developer
4 57 (28.64%) PHP Web Developer
5 45 (22.61%) Full Stack Developer
6 32 (16.08%) JavaScript Developer
6 32 (16.08%) Senior Developer
7 30 (15.08%) HTML Developer
8 28 (14.07%) HTML CSS Developer
9 23 (11.56%) Senior PHP Developer
10 22 (11.06%) Full Stack Web Developer
11 21 (10.55%) PHP Laravel Developer
12 19 (9.55%) MySQL Developer
12 19 (9.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 15 (7.54%) Junior
13 15 (7.54%) Junior Developer
13 15 (7.54%) Junior PHP Developer
13 15 (7.54%) OO PHP Developer
14 14 (7.04%) Senior Web Developer
15 13 (6.53%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (80.40%) HTML
2 147 (73.87%) CSS
3 77 (38.69%) jQuery
4 72 (36.18%) HTML5
5 68 (34.17%) Symfony
6 49 (24.62%) CodeIgniter
7 48 (24.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 45 (22.61%) Node.js
9 41 (20.60%) LAMP
10 37 (18.59%) AngularJS
11 29 (14.57%) CSS3
11 29 (14.57%) React
12 25 (12.56%) RESTful
13 18 (9.05%) CakePHP
13 18 (9.05%) Sass
13 18 (9.05%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 14 (7.04%) Silex
15 12 (6.03%) Web Services
16 11 (5.53%) LEMP Stack
16 11 (5.53%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.56%) Greenfield Project
1 23 (11.56%) User Experience
2 17 (8.54%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.53%) Social Media
4 10 (5.03%) NHS
5 8 (4.02%) BBC
6 6 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.02%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.51%) Online Games
8 2 (1.01%) Social Network
9 1 (0.50%) Blog
9 1 (0.50%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.50%) iPad
9 1 (0.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 36 (18.09%) Linux
2 20 (10.05%) Android
3 19 (9.55%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.02%) Unix
5 1 (0.50%) Debian
5 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (49.75%) Web Development
2 82 (41.21%) MVC
3 42 (21.11%) E-Commerce
4 39 (19.60%) OO
5 36 (18.09%) OOP
6 35 (17.59%) OO PHP
7 34 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (10.05%) Test Automation
9 18 (9.05%) Content Management
9 18 (9.05%) Front End Development
9 18 (9.05%) Scrum
9 18 (9.05%) SDLC
9 18 (9.05%) TDD
9 18 (9.05%) Unit Testing
10 14 (7.04%) API Integration
11 13 (6.53%) Mobile Development
12 12 (6.03%) API Development
12 12 (6.03%) Kanban
12 12 (6.03%) Mobile Application Development
13 11 (5.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 199 (100.00%) PHP
2 176 (88.44%) JavaScript
3 35 (17.59%) SQL
4 20 (10.05%) C
5 17 (8.54%) PHP 7
6 14 (7.04%) Java
7 12 (6.03%) ES6
7 12 (6.03%) Ruby
8 11 (5.53%) T-SQL
9 10 (5.03%) Go
10 9 (4.52%) PHP 5
11 6 (3.02%) OpenEdge ABL
11 6 (3.02%) XPath
12 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.50%) Perl
13 1 (0.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (1.01%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.52%) QA
System Software
1 17 (8.54%) Docker
2 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (8.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (19.60%) Zend
2 24 (12.06%) Google
3 9 (4.52%) Progress
4 6 (3.02%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.02%) Telerik
5 5 (2.51%) Twitter
6 1 (0.50%) Cognos
6 1 (0.50%) IFS
6 1 (0.50%) NEC
6 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.50%) VMware