Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
England > West Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 284 271
Rank change year-on-year +143 -13 +37
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 207 42 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.05% 0.38% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.35% 1.06% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 224 44 38
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £31,479 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.24% +25.92% -20.63%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £39,125
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +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 3866 3950 3671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 38.24% 35.32% 34.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3296 3380 3274
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017. 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 +76 74 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Staffordshire +47 49 £25,500 -40.00% 1
Shropshire +18 23 £31,000 +7.83% 2
Warwickshire - 16 £50,000 - 1
Worcestershire +4 11 £35,000 -2.78% 1
Solihull - 10 £35,000 -
Walsall +7 8 £50,000 +17.65%
Halesowen - 7 £32,500 -
Coventry +5 4 £31,500 +5.00%
Wolverhampton -4 4 £28,250 +25.56% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £32,500 - 1
Stourbridge - 1 £26,000 -
Laravel
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Laravel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Laravel.

1 207 (100.00%) PHP
2 186 (89.86%) JavaScript
3 171 (82.61%) HTML
4 165 (79.71%) CSS
5 159 (76.81%) MySQL
6 100 (48.31%) Web Development
7 85 (41.06%) MVC
7 85 (41.06%) Git (software)
8 84 (40.58%) jQuery
9 77 (37.20%) HTML5
10 72 (34.78%) Symfony
11 64 (30.92%) CodeIgniter
12 60 (28.99%) LAMP
13 55 (26.57%) OO
14 53 (25.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 52 (25.12%) OO PHP
16 49 (23.67%) Node.js
17 45 (21.74%) Zend
18 43 (20.77%) E-Commerce
19 42 (20.29%) OOP
19 42 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
20 41 (19.81%) Linux
20 41 (19.81%) NoSQL
21 40 (19.32%) AngularJS
22 35 (16.91%) CSS3
22 35 (16.91%) React
23 33 (15.94%) SQL
24 32 (15.46%) Games
25 29 (14.01%) CMS
26 28 (13.53%) Apache

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 (14.01%) CMS
2 28 (13.53%) Apache
3 18 (8.70%) Drupal
4 15 (7.25%) nginx
4 15 (7.25%) WordPress
5 11 (5.31%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.42%) ExpressionEngine
7 4 (1.93%) OpenEdge
8 2 (0.97%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.97%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.97%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (11.11%) Magento
2 7 (3.38%) Shopify
3 4 (1.93%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.48%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 27 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (8.70%) npm
3 12 (5.80%) GitHub
4 10 (4.83%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (4.83%) Amazon S3
4 10 (4.83%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 8 (3.86%) AdWords
5 8 (3.86%) Google Analytics
6 4 (1.93%) SaaS
7 2 (0.97%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.86%) Internet
2 4 (1.93%) DNS
3 2 (0.97%) SMS
4 1 (0.48%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (76.81%) MySQL
2 41 (19.81%) NoSQL
3 21 (10.14%) MongoDB
4 16 (7.73%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.31%) SQL Server
6 10 (4.83%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (3.86%) Redis
8 7 (3.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.45%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 85 (41.06%) Git (software)
2 21 (10.14%) gulp
3 20 (9.66%) PHPUnit
4 16 (7.73%) JUnit
5 11 (5.31%) GitLab
6 10 (4.83%) PhantomJS
6 10 (4.83%) webpack
7 9 (4.35%) Subversion
8 8 (3.86%) Vagrant
9 6 (2.90%) Grunt
10 4 (1.93%) jMock
10 4 (1.93%) Mockito
11 1 (0.48%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.48%) Bower
General
1 32 (15.46%) Games
2 21 (10.14%) Marketing
3 20 (9.66%) Telecoms
4 13 (6.28%) Finance
5 12 (5.80%) Manufacturing
6 11 (5.31%) Advertising
7 10 (4.83%) Back Office
7 10 (4.83%) Electronics
8 9 (4.35%) Banking
9 7 (3.38%) Retail
10 1 (0.48%) Automotive
10 1 (0.48%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 207 (100.00%) Developer
2 188 (90.82%) PHP Developer
3 68 (32.85%) Web Developer
4 58 (28.02%) PHP Web Developer
5 47 (22.71%) Full Stack Developer
6 36 (17.39%) JavaScript Developer
7 35 (16.91%) HTML Developer
8 31 (14.98%) HTML CSS Developer
8 31 (14.98%) Senior Developer
9 25 (12.08%) Senior PHP Developer
10 23 (11.11%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 22 (10.63%) Junior
11 22 (10.63%) Junior Developer
11 22 (10.63%) Junior PHP Developer
12 19 (9.18%) Full Stack Web Developer
12 19 (9.18%) MySQL Developer
12 19 (9.18%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 17 (8.21%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
13 17 (8.21%) OO PHP Developer
14 14 (6.76%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (82.61%) HTML
2 165 (79.71%) CSS
3 84 (40.58%) jQuery
4 77 (37.20%) HTML5
5 72 (34.78%) Symfony
6 64 (30.92%) CodeIgniter
7 60 (28.99%) LAMP
8 53 (25.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 49 (23.67%) Node.js
10 40 (19.32%) AngularJS
11 35 (16.91%) CSS3
11 35 (16.91%) React
12 27 (13.04%) CakePHP
12 27 (13.04%) RESTful
13 23 (11.11%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 21 (10.14%) Sass
15 17 (8.21%) Web Services
16 15 (7.25%) LEMP Stack
17 14 (6.76%) Silex
18 12 (5.80%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.63%) User Experience
2 15 (7.25%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (7.25%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.31%) BBC
4 10 (4.83%) Online Games
5 8 (3.86%) Social Media
6 7 (3.38%) NHS
7 4 (1.93%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.93%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.93%) Social Network
8 3 (1.45%) iPad
9 1 (0.48%) Blog
9 1 (0.48%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 41 (19.81%) Linux
2 23 (11.11%) Android
2 23 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.45%) Unix
4 1 (0.48%) Debian
4 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (48.31%) Web Development
2 85 (41.06%) MVC
3 55 (26.57%) OO
4 52 (25.12%) OO PHP
5 43 (20.77%) E-Commerce
6 42 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (20.29%) OOP
7 23 (11.11%) SDLC
8 21 (10.14%) API Integration
8 21 (10.14%) Test Automation
9 20 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (9.66%) Content Management
9 20 (9.66%) Scrum
10 19 (9.18%) Front End Development
11 18 (8.70%) TDD
12 16 (7.73%) Mobile Development
12 16 (7.73%) Unit Testing
13 13 (6.28%) Project Management
14 12 (5.80%) Kanban
14 12 (5.80%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 207 (100.00%) PHP
2 186 (89.86%) JavaScript
3 33 (15.94%) SQL
4 20 (9.66%) C
5 18 (8.70%) Java
5 18 (8.70%) PHP 7
6 14 (6.76%) Ruby
7 10 (4.83%) XPath
8 9 (4.35%) ES6
8 9 (4.35%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.86%) PHP 5
10 7 (3.38%) Go
11 4 (1.93%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.93%) OpenEdge ABL
12 2 (0.97%) Perl
12 2 (0.97%) Python
13 1 (0.48%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.86%) QA
System Software
1 18 (8.70%) Docker
2 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (8.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (21.74%) Zend
2 25 (12.08%) Google
3 9 (4.35%) Progress
4 4 (1.93%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.93%) Telerik
4 4 (1.93%) Twitter
5 1 (0.48%) Cognos
5 1 (0.48%) Facebook
5 1 (0.48%) NEC
5 1 (0.48%) VMware