Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 183 320
Rank change year-on-year +6 +137 -61
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 135 139 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.44% 1.43% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.20% 3.80% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 154 150 30
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% +5.26%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £46,375
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% 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 3,213 3,658 4,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 34.28% 37.59% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,619 3,225 3,487
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £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 20 May 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 20 May 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 -1 44 £45,000 +32.35% 9
Staffordshire +17 37 £25,000 -39.39% 13
Shropshire +23 17 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Solihull -17 15 £35,000 -2.78% 2
Warwickshire +16 10 £50,000 +81.82% 2
Walsall +3 7 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Coventry -9 7 £32,500 - 2
Wolverhampton -20 4 £29,000 -10.77%
Worcestershire +26 3 £35,000 +16.67% 2
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £35,000 -
Laravel
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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.

1 134 (99.26%) PHP
2 109 (80.74%) JavaScript
3 92 (68.15%) HTML
4 84 (62.22%) CSS
5 72 (53.33%) MySQL
6 68 (50.37%) Web Development
7 51 (37.78%) MVC
8 39 (28.89%) Symfony
9 37 (27.41%) jQuery
10 36 (26.67%) CodeIgniter
10 36 (26.67%) E-Commerce
11 35 (25.93%) Zend
12 32 (23.70%) HTML5
13 27 (20.00%) Linux
14 26 (19.26%) OO
14 26 (19.26%) Git (software)
15 25 (18.52%) OOP
16 20 (14.81%) CMS
16 20 (14.81%) OO PHP
17 19 (14.07%) React
17 19 (14.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (14.07%) Greenfield Project
17 19 (14.07%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (14.07%) SQL
17 19 (14.07%) CakePHP
18 18 (13.33%) WordPress
18 18 (13.33%) LAMP
19 17 (12.59%) Front End Development
19 17 (12.59%) AngularJS
19 17 (12.59%) Node.js

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 20 (14.81%) CMS
2 18 (13.33%) WordPress
3 10 (7.41%) Apache
4 6 (4.44%) OpenEdge
5 5 (3.70%) Drupal
6 3 (2.22%) ExpressionEngine
6 3 (2.22%) nginx
7 1 (0.74%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (10.37%) Magento
2 4 (2.96%) Shopify
3 2 (1.48%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.74%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.93%) npm
2 3 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.22%) Google App Engine
2 3 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.48%) AdWords
3 2 (1.48%) DigitalOcean
3 2 (1.48%) GitHub
3 2 (1.48%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.48%) MailChimp
3 2 (1.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.96%) Internet
2 2 (1.48%) DNS
3 1 (0.74%) Extranet
3 1 (0.74%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (53.33%) MySQL
2 11 (8.15%) NoSQL
3 9 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.96%) Big Data
5 4 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.22%) Redis
7 1 (0.74%) Cognos Impromptu
7 1 (0.74%) MySQL Workbench
7 1 (0.74%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 26 (19.26%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.19%) Vagrant
3 6 (4.44%) PHPUnit
4 5 (3.70%) gulp
5 3 (2.22%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.22%) Grunt
5 3 (2.22%) JUnit
5 3 (2.22%) Subversion
6 1 (0.74%) git-flow
6 1 (0.74%) GitLab
6 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (10.37%) Marketing
2 11 (8.15%) Games
3 10 (7.41%) Advertising
4 7 (5.19%) Automotive
5 5 (3.70%) Finance
5 5 (3.70%) Retail
6 3 (2.22%) Banking
6 3 (2.22%) Local Government
6 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.74%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 134 (99.26%) Developer
2 111 (82.22%) PHP Developer
3 33 (24.44%) Web Developer
4 27 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 20 (14.81%) Senior Developer
6 16 (11.85%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 15 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
8 14 (10.37%) Full Stack Developer
9 13 (9.63%) Senior PHP Developer
10 10 (7.41%) E-Commerce Developer
10 10 (7.41%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
10 10 (7.41%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 10 (7.41%) HTML CSS Developer
10 10 (7.41%) HTML Developer
11 8 (5.93%) Junior
11 8 (5.93%) Junior Developer
11 8 (5.93%) PHP WordPress Developer
11 8 (5.93%) WordPress Developer
12 7 (5.19%) Junior PHP Developer
12 7 (5.19%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (68.15%) HTML
2 84 (62.22%) CSS
3 39 (28.89%) Symfony
4 37 (27.41%) jQuery
5 36 (26.67%) CodeIgniter
6 32 (23.70%) HTML5
7 19 (14.07%) CakePHP
7 19 (14.07%) React
7 19 (14.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 18 (13.33%) LAMP
9 17 (12.59%) AngularJS
9 17 (12.59%) Node.js
10 12 (8.89%) Yii
11 11 (8.15%) CSS3
12 9 (6.67%) RESTful
12 9 (6.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 9 (6.67%) Web Services
13 7 (5.19%) .NET
13 7 (5.19%) Doctrine
13 7 (5.19%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.07%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (9.63%) Social Media
2 13 (9.63%) User Experience
3 10 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.19%) NHS
5 5 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.96%) BBC
7 3 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.48%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.48%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.74%) Blog
9 1 (0.74%) iPad
9 1 (0.74%) iPhone
9 1 (0.74%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (2.96%) Android
2 4 (2.96%) Unix
3 3 (2.22%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (50.37%) Web Development
2 51 (37.78%) MVC
3 36 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 26 (19.26%) OO
5 25 (18.52%) OOP
6 20 (14.81%) OO PHP
7 19 (14.07%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (12.59%) Front End Development
9 16 (11.85%) SEO
10 12 (8.89%) Software Engineering
11 9 (6.67%) Project Management
11 9 (6.67%) TDD
11 9 (6.67%) Unit Testing
12 8 (5.93%) API Development
13 7 (5.19%) Content Management
13 7 (5.19%) Open Source
13 7 (5.19%) Scrum
14 6 (4.44%) Mentoring
14 6 (4.44%) Microservices
14 6 (4.44%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 134 (99.26%) PHP
2 109 (80.74%) JavaScript
3 19 (14.07%) SQL
4 9 (6.67%) ES6
4 9 (6.67%) Java
5 8 (5.93%) PHP 7
6 7 (5.19%) Go
6 7 (5.19%) Ruby
6 7 (5.19%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.44%) OpenEdge ABL
8 4 (2.96%) PHP 5
9 3 (2.22%) C
10 1 (0.74%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (1.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.48%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.48%) cPanel
3 1 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 35 (25.93%) Zend
2 11 (8.15%) Google
3 6 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.44%) Progress
3 6 (4.44%) Telerik
4 2 (1.48%) IFS
5 1 (0.74%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.74%) Twitter