The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP Developer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 66 80
Rank change year-on-year 0 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 194 229 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.77% 3.67% 3.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.89% 3.81% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 178 224 184
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4990 6014 5559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.93% 96.35% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4222 4731 4633
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in the West Midlands

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in the West Midlands

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in the West Midlands

PHP Developer
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 PHP Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -17 57 £32,500 +5.69% 7
Staffordshire +49 55 £33,500 +8.06% 7
Warwickshire +6 26 £31,000 +3.33% 5
Solihull -3 14 £33,000 +1.53% 1
Coventry -15 12 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Worcestershire -18 12 £30,000 +4.34% 8
Herefordshire -14 5 £27,000 -10.00%
Halesowen - 5 £26,500 - 2
Wolverhampton +12 4 £27,500 -1.78%
Walsall - 2 £36,250 -
Shropshire -10 1 £30,000 +20.00% 3
Dudley - 1 £22,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £42,500 -
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 405 (100.00%) PHP
2 330 (81.48%) MySQL
3 314 (77.53%) JavaScript
4 284 (70.12%) CSS
5 279 (68.89%) HTML
6 205 (50.62%) jQuery
7 187 (46.17%) Web Development
8 148 (36.54%) MVC
9 136 (33.58%) Git (software)
10 119 (29.38%) Laravel
11 116 (28.64%) Linux
12 114 (28.15%) E-Commerce
13 113 (27.90%) LAMP
13 113 (27.90%) HTML5
14 93 (22.96%) OOP
15 89 (21.98%) AngularJS
16 84 (20.74%) OO
17 67 (16.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 64 (15.80%) Magento
19 57 (14.07%) Agile Software Development
20 55 (13.58%) WordPress
21 53 (13.09%) React
22 52 (12.84%) Marketing
23 51 (12.59%) CSS3
24 50 (12.35%) CodeIgniter
25 49 (12.10%) NoSQL
25 49 (12.10%) API Integration
26 46 (11.36%) OO PHP
27 45 (11.11%) gulp
27 45 (11.11%) Elasticsearch

PHP Developer Skill Set
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 55 (13.58%) WordPress
2 45 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 40 (9.88%) Apache
4 34 (8.40%) CMS
4 34 (8.40%) nginx
5 15 (3.70%) Drupal
6 11 (2.72%) Joomla!
7 3 (0.74%) Moodle
7 3 (0.74%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 10 (2.47%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (2.47%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 64 (15.80%) Magento
2 10 (2.47%) OpenCart
3 4 (0.99%) Shopify
4 3 (0.74%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.25%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.25%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 37 (9.14%) GitHub
2 28 (6.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 25 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (5.19%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (5.19%) Amazon S3
5 11 (2.72%) Google Analytics
6 10 (2.47%) SaaS
7 7 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (1.73%) Google Compute Engine
7 7 (1.73%) Heroku
8 4 (0.99%) AdWords
9 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.25%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.70%) Internet
2 2 (0.49%) DNS
2 2 (0.49%) Intranet
3 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 330 (81.48%) MySQL
2 49 (12.10%) NoSQL
3 32 (7.90%) MongoDB
4 21 (5.19%) Amazon RDS
5 18 (4.44%) Redis
6 17 (4.20%) SQL Server
7 14 (3.46%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.48%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.49%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 136 (33.58%) Git (software)
2 45 (11.11%) gulp
3 33 (8.15%) webpack
4 28 (6.91%) GitLab
5 23 (5.68%) PHPUnit
6 21 (5.19%) Subversion
7 20 (4.94%) PhantomJS
8 19 (4.69%) Jenkins
9 12 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (2.72%) Vagrant
11 8 (1.98%) Xdebug
12 4 (0.99%) Grunt
13 2 (0.49%) Mercurial
14 1 (0.25%) Bower
14 1 (0.25%) Dreamweaver
14 1 (0.25%) WebDriver
General
1 52 (12.84%) Marketing
2 34 (8.40%) Electronics
3 33 (8.15%) Retail
4 31 (7.65%) Automotive
5 15 (3.70%) Games
6 13 (3.21%) Back Office
6 13 (3.21%) Manufacturing
6 13 (3.21%) Music Industry
7 11 (2.72%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.73%) Publishing
9 5 (1.23%) Advertising
9 5 (1.23%) Finance
10 4 (0.99%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (70.12%) CSS
2 279 (68.89%) HTML
3 205 (50.62%) jQuery
4 119 (29.38%) Laravel
5 113 (27.90%) HTML5
5 113 (27.90%) LAMP
6 89 (21.98%) AngularJS
7 67 (16.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 53 (13.09%) React
9 51 (12.59%) CSS3
10 50 (12.35%) CodeIgniter
11 45 (11.11%) Symfony
12 42 (10.37%) Backbone.js
13 39 (9.63%) PhoneGap
14 37 (9.14%) Sass
15 36 (8.89%) SOAP
16 35 (8.64%) REST
17 34 (8.40%) LEMP Stack
18 32 (7.90%) Vue.js
19 29 (7.16%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.12%) Mobile App
2 26 (6.42%) Data Structures
3 16 (3.95%) Linux Command Line
4 15 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.21%) Online Games
6 11 (2.72%) Mobile Games
6 11 (2.72%) User Experience
7 7 (1.73%) Social Media
8 6 (1.48%) BBC
9 5 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (0.99%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (0.99%) iPad
11 3 (0.74%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.49%) W3C
13 1 (0.25%) EPoS
13 1 (0.25%) Graphic Design
13 1 (0.25%) Learning Management System
13 1 (0.25%) Replication
13 1 (0.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 116 (28.64%) Linux
2 32 (7.90%) Android
2 32 (7.90%) Apple iOS
3 23 (5.68%) Windows
4 14 (3.46%) Unix
5 8 (1.98%) Debian
6 7 (1.73%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.99%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.74%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (46.17%) Web Development
2 148 (36.54%) MVC
3 114 (28.15%) E-Commerce
4 93 (22.96%) OOP
5 84 (20.74%) OO
6 57 (14.07%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (12.10%) API Integration
8 46 (11.36%) OO PHP
9 30 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
10 27 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 27 (6.67%) Web Design
11 25 (6.17%) Android Development
11 25 (6.17%) iOS Development
11 25 (6.17%) Open Source
11 25 (6.17%) SEO
12 22 (5.43%) Front End Development
13 21 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (5.19%) Software Engineering
14 19 (4.69%) Analytics
15 17 (4.20%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 405 (100.00%) PHP
2 314 (77.53%) JavaScript
3 40 (9.88%) SQL
4 38 (9.38%) PHP 7
5 30 (7.41%) Java
6 20 (4.94%) XPath
7 16 (3.95%) C
8 12 (2.96%) PHP 5
9 7 (1.73%) Ruby
10 5 (1.23%) Python
11 3 (0.74%) Apex Code
11 3 (0.74%) C#
11 3 (0.74%) C++
12 2 (0.49%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (10.37%) Degree
2 8 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.48%) QA
System Software
1 21 (5.19%) Docker
2 3 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (2.72%) Ansible
3 2 (0.49%) cPanel
Vendors
1 41 (10.12%) Zend
2 26 (6.42%) Apple
3 20 (4.94%) Google
4 9 (2.22%) Adobe
5 8 (1.98%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.23%) Twitter
7 4 (0.99%) Microsoft
8 3 (0.74%) Facebook
8 3 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.74%) Telerik
8 3 (0.74%) Veeam
8 3 (0.74%) VMware
9 2 (0.49%) Blackboard
10 1 (0.25%) PayPal
10 1 (0.25%) Sage
Cannock, Staffordshire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus / equity
Posted: 12 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits 2 days remote working, 28 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Remote working available, Excellen
Posted: Yesterday
Cradley Heath, West Midlands (County)
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £38000 per annum + Early finish Friday + more!
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: To £25,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Pearson Frank
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £28k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + great pension and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £23k - 30k per year + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum £30,000 - £35,000 + benefits (inc flexi work
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago