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 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
England / West Midlands
Rank 55 124 70
Rank change year-on-year +69 -54  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 211 124 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.53% 2.04% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.68% 2.11% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 205 124 181
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £23,075
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £48,750
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 4511 5864 4839
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.84% 96.35% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3721 4773 4129
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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 March 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 March 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 +44 78 £32,500 - 12
Warwickshire +43 32 £31,000 -24.39% 5
Staffordshire +17 32 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Worcestershire +16 28 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Solihull +11 24 £29,000 -27.50% 5
Shropshire +3 12 £26,000 -28.27%
Herefordshire - 10 £37,500 -
Wolverhampton +11 7 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Coventry +7 5 £31,000 +3.33% 3
Walsall - 1 £37,500 -
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 March 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.

1 404 (100.00%) PHP
2 327 (80.94%) MySQL
3 311 (76.98%) CSS
4 299 (74.01%) JavaScript
4 299 (74.01%) HTML
5 255 (63.12%) jQuery
6 162 (40.10%) HTML5
7 156 (38.61%) Web Development
8 154 (38.12%) MVC
9 122 (30.20%) OO
10 120 (29.70%) Git (software)
11 117 (28.96%) Linux
12 110 (27.23%) LAMP
13 107 (26.49%) OOP
14 91 (22.52%) E-Commerce
15 79 (19.55%) Laravel
16 78 (19.31%) Marketing
17 75 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
18 70 (17.33%) WordPress
18 70 (17.33%) CSS3
19 57 (14.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 56 (13.86%) AngularJS
21 53 (13.12%) OO PHP
22 47 (11.63%) Ajax
23 46 (11.39%) Web Services
23 46 (11.39%) SQL
24 45 (11.14%) Degree
24 45 (11.14%) Zend
25 41 (10.15%) Java
26 40 (9.90%) RESTful

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 70 (17.33%) WordPress
2 37 (9.16%) Apache
3 36 (8.91%) CMS
4 34 (8.42%) nginx
5 33 (8.17%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (2.23%) Drupal
7 8 (1.98%) lighttpd
8 7 (1.73%) MS Exchange
9 6 (1.49%) ColdFusion
10 3 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.50%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.50%) Moodle
12 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (3.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (2.23%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (2.23%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 36 (8.91%) Magento
2 7 (1.73%) NetSuite
3 5 (1.24%) Shopify
4 2 (0.50%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 31 (7.67%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (6.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 22 (5.45%) GitHub
4 17 (4.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (3.47%) Google Compute Engine
5 14 (3.47%) Heroku
6 12 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (2.97%) Amazon S3
6 12 (2.97%) SaaS
7 9 (2.23%) Google Analytics
8 8 (1.98%) AdWords
9 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.25%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.25%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.45%) ATM
2 14 (3.47%) Internet
3 6 (1.49%) Intranet
4 5 (1.24%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.74%) HTTP
5 3 (0.74%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 327 (80.94%) MySQL
2 35 (8.66%) NoSQL
3 26 (6.44%) Redis
4 25 (6.19%) MongoDB
5 23 (5.69%) SQL Server
6 19 (4.70%) Relational Database
7 18 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (2.97%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.74%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.50%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 120 (29.70%) Git (software)
2 33 (8.17%) Subversion
3 25 (6.19%) PHPUnit
4 22 (5.45%) gulp
4 22 (5.45%) Jenkins
5 18 (4.46%) webpack
6 13 (3.22%) GitLab
7 11 (2.72%) PhantomJS
8 10 (2.48%) Vagrant
9 9 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (1.98%) Xdebug
11 5 (1.24%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.74%) Grunt
13 2 (0.50%) Bower
13 2 (0.50%) Hudson
13 2 (0.50%) JIRA
13 2 (0.50%) WebDriver
14 1 (0.25%) CocoaPods
14 1 (0.25%) Gradle
General
1 78 (19.31%) Marketing
2 27 (6.68%) Retail
3 21 (5.20%) Finance
4 19 (4.70%) Banking
4 19 (4.70%) Games
5 14 (3.47%) Publishing
6 12 (2.97%) Electronics
7 11 (2.72%) Automotive
7 11 (2.72%) Back Office
7 11 (2.72%) Music Industry
8 9 (2.23%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.24%) Advertising
9 5 (1.24%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.50%) Billing
10 2 (0.50%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 311 (76.98%) CSS
2 299 (74.01%) HTML
3 255 (63.12%) jQuery
4 162 (40.10%) HTML5
5 110 (27.23%) LAMP
6 79 (19.55%) Laravel
7 70 (17.33%) CSS3
8 57 (14.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 56 (13.86%) AngularJS
10 47 (11.63%) Ajax
11 46 (11.39%) Web Services
12 40 (9.90%) RESTful
13 39 (9.65%) JSON
13 39 (9.65%) XML
14 36 (8.91%) Sass
14 36 (8.91%) SOAP
14 36 (8.91%) Symfony
15 34 (8.42%) CodeIgniter
16 32 (7.92%) React
17 30 (7.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.41%) Mobile App
2 20 (4.95%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.46%) User Experience
4 14 (3.47%) Linux Command Line
5 13 (3.22%) Social Media
6 11 (2.72%) Mobile Games
6 11 (2.72%) Online Games
7 9 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (1.98%) e-Learning
9 7 (1.73%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.73%) EPoS
9 7 (1.73%) iPad
10 6 (1.49%) W3C
11 3 (0.74%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.74%) Social Network
12 2 (0.50%) NHS
13 1 (0.25%) BBC
13 1 (0.25%) Replication
13 1 (0.25%) Video Editing
13 1 (0.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 117 (28.96%) Linux
2 23 (5.69%) Android
3 22 (5.45%) Apple iOS
4 18 (4.46%) Windows
5 14 (3.47%) Ubuntu
6 10 (2.48%) Unix
7 8 (1.98%) Debian
8 7 (1.73%) Mac OS
8 7 (1.73%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (38.61%) Web Development
2 154 (38.12%) MVC
3 122 (30.20%) OO
4 107 (26.49%) OOP
5 91 (22.52%) E-Commerce
6 75 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (13.12%) OO PHP
8 37 (9.16%) Web Design
9 31 (7.67%) Scrum
10 29 (7.18%) API Integration
10 29 (7.18%) Software Engineering
11 28 (6.93%) Open Source
12 24 (5.94%) Analytics
12 24 (5.94%) Content Management
12 24 (5.94%) High Availability
13 22 (5.45%) Digital Marketing
13 22 (5.45%) Front End Development
14 21 (5.20%) SEO
15 19 (4.70%) Responsive Web Design
16 18 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 404 (100.00%) PHP
2 299 (74.01%) JavaScript
3 46 (11.39%) SQL
4 41 (10.15%) Java
5 19 (4.70%) PHP 7
6 14 (3.47%) Ruby
7 11 (2.72%) XPath
8 10 (2.48%) C#
9 9 (2.23%) Python
10 8 (1.98%) C
11 7 (1.73%) PHP 5
12 6 (1.49%) C++
13 5 (1.24%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.24%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.74%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.25%) Go
15 1 (0.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 45 (11.14%) Degree
2 4 (0.99%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 15 (3.71%) Docker
2 7 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.48%) Ansible
3 2 (0.50%) cPanel
3 2 (0.50%) Plesk
3 2 (0.50%) Puppet
4 1 (0.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 45 (11.14%) Zend
2 27 (6.68%) Google
3 20 (4.95%) Adobe
4 12 (2.97%) Twitter
5 8 (1.98%) Red Hat
6 7 (1.73%) Apple
6 7 (1.73%) Microsoft
6 7 (1.73%) Veeam
6 7 (1.73%) VMware
7 3 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.50%) Blackboard
8 2 (0.50%) Facebook
8 2 (0.50%) SAP
9 1 (0.25%) PayPal
9 1 (0.25%) Sage
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £25k - 45k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham
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Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + additional benefits
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Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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