Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for OO PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO PHP over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented PHP (OO PHP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 255 289 268
Rank change year-on-year +34 -21 -23
Permanent jobs citing OO PHP 68 50 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.67% 0.44% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.49% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 59 42 55
West Midlands median annual salary £31,000 £29,250 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.98% +2.63% -18.57%
10th Percentile £22,400 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £38,750
England median annual salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% -4.38% +14.29%

OO PHP is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9052 10159 9516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.76% 89.15% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7329 7943 7843
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

OO PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing OO PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for OO PHP in the West Midlands

OO PHP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO PHP in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for OO PHP in the West Midlands

OO PHP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO PHP in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OO PHP in the West Midlands

OO PHP
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 OO PHP within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Staffordshire +19 22 £24,500 -20.97%
Birmingham +23 19 £42,500 +49.12% 1
Halesowen - 13 £32,500 - 1
Shropshire -5 8 £31,000 +24.00%
Worcestershire -9 2 £24,250 -15.65%
Wednesbury - 2 £37,500 - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £27,500 -
Coventry - 1 £32,500 -
OO PHP
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing OO PHP 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 OO PHP.

1 68 (100.00%) PHP
1 68 (100.00%) OO
2 62 (91.18%) MySQL
2 62 (91.18%) JavaScript
3 58 (85.29%) HTML
4 55 (80.88%) CSS
5 54 (79.41%) Laravel
6 37 (54.41%) HTML5
7 35 (51.47%) Web Development
8 34 (50.00%) jQuery
9 30 (44.12%) LAMP
10 28 (41.18%) Git (software)
11 24 (35.29%) CSS3
11 24 (35.29%) Games
12 23 (33.82%) MVC
13 20 (29.41%) Node.js
14 19 (27.94%) NoSQL
14 19 (27.94%) SDLC
15 18 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (26.47%) Symfony
15 18 (26.47%) Zend
16 17 (25.00%) AngularJS
17 16 (23.53%) React
17 16 (23.53%) Online Games
17 16 (23.53%) Back Office
17 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
17 16 (23.53%) API Integration
18 14 (20.59%) BBC
18 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (19.12%) Web Services

OO PHP
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 10 (14.71%) WordPress
2 9 (13.24%) CMS
3 2 (2.94%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.47%) Confluence
4 1 (1.47%) Drupal
4 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (16.18%) Magento
2 6 (8.82%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.47%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) AdWords
1 8 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (11.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (91.18%) MySQL
2 19 (27.94%) NoSQL
3 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 8 (11.76%) Redis
5 2 (2.94%) Big Data
5 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.47%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 11 (16.18%) Subversion
3 8 (11.76%) PHPUnit
4 3 (4.41%) Grunt
4 3 (4.41%) gulp
5 1 (1.47%) Bower
5 1 (1.47%) JIRA
5 1 (1.47%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (35.29%) Games
2 16 (23.53%) Back Office
3 11 (16.18%) Marketing
4 10 (14.71%) Telecoms
5 9 (13.24%) Banking
6 8 (11.76%) Finance
7 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.47%) Advertising
8 1 (1.47%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 68 (100.00%) Developer
2 62 (91.18%) PHP Developer
3 19 (27.94%) Web Developer
4 18 (26.47%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
4 18 (26.47%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 17 (25.00%) OO PHP Developer
6 16 (23.53%) PHP Web Developer
7 10 (14.71%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (14.71%) MySQL Developer
7 10 (14.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 10 (14.71%) Senior Developer
8 9 (13.24%) Full Stack Developer
9 7 (10.29%) HTML Developer
9 7 (10.29%) Junior
9 7 (10.29%) Junior Developer
9 7 (10.29%) Junior PHP Developer
9 7 (10.29%) Senior PHP Developer
10 4 (5.88%) CMS Developer
11 3 (4.41%) PHP WordPress Developer
11 3 (4.41%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (85.29%) HTML
2 55 (80.88%) CSS
3 54 (79.41%) Laravel
4 37 (54.41%) HTML5
5 34 (50.00%) jQuery
6 30 (44.12%) LAMP
7 24 (35.29%) CSS3
8 20 (29.41%) Node.js
9 18 (26.47%) Symfony
10 17 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 16 (23.53%) React
12 13 (19.12%) CodeIgniter
12 13 (19.12%) Sass
12 13 (19.12%) Web Services
13 11 (16.18%) CakePHP
14 8 (11.76%) beanstalkd
14 8 (11.76%) RESTful
15 7 (10.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 4 (5.88%) LESS
17 3 (4.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Online Games
2 14 (20.59%) BBC
3 5 (7.35%) User Experience
4 4 (5.88%) Social Network
5 3 (4.41%) Mobile Games
6 2 (2.94%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.94%) FMCG
7 1 (1.47%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.47%) Social Media
7 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (100.00%) OO
2 35 (51.47%) Web Development
3 23 (33.82%) MVC
4 19 (27.94%) SDLC
5 18 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (23.53%) API Integration
7 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (14.71%) Analytics
9 9 (13.24%) Test Automation
9 9 (13.24%) Unit Testing
10 8 (11.76%) Internet Marketing
11 6 (8.82%) OOP
12 5 (7.35%) Collaborative Working
12 5 (7.35%) E-Commerce
12 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
13 4 (5.88%) Data Analysis
13 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
14 2 (2.94%) Android Development
14 2 (2.94%) Business Analytics
14 2 (2.94%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) PHP
2 62 (91.18%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.24%) PHP 5
4 4 (5.88%) SQL
5 3 (4.41%) Java
6 2 (2.94%) C
6 2 (2.94%) C++
7 1 (1.47%) C#
7 1 (1.47%) PHP 7
7 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) Zend
2 8 (11.76%) Google
3 1 (1.47%) Atlassian