PHP Jobs in the West Midlands

PHP
England > West Midlands

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 20 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 135 164 96
Rank change year-on-year +29 -68 -55
Permanent jobs citing PHP 111 124 224
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.56% 1.81% 3.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.94% 4.85% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88 62 197
10th Percentile £28,750 £37,500 £29,650
25th Percentile £37,188 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% -4.55% +26.07%
75th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £71,500 - £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +11.11%

All Programming Languages
West Midlands

PHP is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,868 2,559 3,055
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.30% 37.42% 42.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,632 1,286 2,188
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £76,202 £78,750 £82,970
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in the West Midlands

PHP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for PHP in the West Midlands

PHP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

Salary histogram for PHP in the West Midlands

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 PHP within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 April 2024. 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
Jobs
Birmingham -12 41 £48,750 -15.22% 8
Staffordshire -16 17 £50,000 +8.11% 6
Shropshire - 10 £27,500 - 3
Warwickshire +52 9 £40,000 - 4
Worcestershire -16 7 £37,500 -31.82% 4
Solihull +2 5 £50,000 -4.76%
Coventry +19 4 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Halesowen - 2 £60,000 -
Walsall - 1 £50,000 -
PHP
England

PHP
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (23.42%) WordPress
2 10 (9.01%) CMS
3 7 (6.31%) nginx
4 6 (5.41%) Headless CMS
5 4 (3.60%) IIS
6 2 (1.80%) Apache
6 2 (1.80%) Drupal
6 2 (1.80%) Liferay
6 2 (1.80%) Magnolia
6 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Exchange
6 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.90%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Magento
2 4 (3.60%) NetSuite
3 3 (2.70%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.02%) AWS
2 12 (10.81%) SaaS
3 7 (6.31%) npm
4 5 (4.50%) Azure
4 5 (4.50%) GitHub
5 4 (3.60%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.60%) Amazon Kinesis
5 4 (3.60%) Amazon S3
5 4 (3.60%) GitHub Actions
6 3 (2.70%) Figma
6 3 (2.70%) PaaS
7 2 (1.80%) Azure App Service
7 2 (1.80%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 2 (1.80%) Azure DevOps
7 2 (1.80%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.80%) GCP
7 2 (1.80%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (1.80%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.90%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) 2G
1 2 (1.80%) 3G
1 2 (1.80%) 4G
1 2 (1.80%) DHCP
1 2 (1.80%) DNS
1 2 (1.80%) Ethernet
1 2 (1.80%) HTTP
1 2 (1.80%) IPv6
1 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (38.74%) MySQL
2 5 (4.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.60%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (3.60%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.60%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.60%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.80%) DB2
5 2 (1.80%) DTS
5 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.90%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 36 (32.43%) Git
2 6 (5.41%) JIRA
3 5 (4.50%) gulp
3 5 (4.50%) webpack
4 4 (3.60%) Postman
5 2 (1.80%) Bower
5 2 (1.80%) Moq
5 2 (1.80%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.80%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.90%) Grunt
6 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (21.62%) Marketing
2 20 (18.02%) Social Skills
3 10 (9.01%) Finance
4 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.70%) Retail
6 2 (1.80%) Automotive
6 2 (1.80%) Electronics
6 2 (1.80%) iGaming
6 2 (1.80%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.90%) Banking
7 1 (0.90%) French Language
7 1 (0.90%) German Language
7 1 (0.90%) Law
7 1 (0.90%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.90%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 98 (88.29%) Developer
2 60 (54.05%) PHP Developer
3 29 (26.13%) Full Stack Developer
4 26 (23.42%) Web Developer
5 15 (13.51%) PHP Web Developer
6 13 (11.71%) Full Stack PHP Developer
7 9 (8.11%) Lead
8 8 (7.21%) HTML CSS Developer
8 8 (7.21%) HTML Developer
8 8 (7.21%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (7.21%) WordPress Developer
9 7 (6.31%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 7 (6.31%) Junior
9 7 (6.31%) Junior Developer
9 7 (6.31%) Junior PHP Developer
9 7 (6.31%) Senior
10 6 (5.41%) Digital Developer
10 6 (5.41%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.50%) Lead Developer
12 4 (3.60%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (53.15%) HTML
2 58 (52.25%) CSS
3 46 (41.44%) Laravel
4 29 (26.13%) React
5 18 (16.22%) Sass
5 18 (16.22%) Vue
6 17 (15.32%) HTML5
6 17 (15.32%) jQuery
7 15 (13.51%) Node.js
8 10 (9.01%) JSON
8 10 (9.01%) Tailwind CSS
9 8 (7.21%) React Native
10 7 (6.31%) Symfony
11 6 (5.41%) LESS
12 5 (4.50%) .NET
12 5 (4.50%) AngularJS
12 5 (4.50%) GraphQL
12 5 (4.50%) LAMP
12 5 (4.50%) LEMP Stack
12 5 (4.50%) Next.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.60%) Cloud Native
2 4 (3.60%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.70%) BBC
3 3 (2.70%) Photography
3 3 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.80%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.80%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.80%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.90%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.41%) Linux
2 2 (1.80%) Android
2 2 (1.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.33%) Full Stack Development
1 37 (33.33%) Web Development
2 27 (24.32%) Agile
3 23 (20.72%) E-Commerce
4 22 (19.82%) OO
5 21 (18.92%) MVC
6 20 (18.02%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (15.32%) OOP
7 17 (15.32%) Software Engineering
8 14 (12.61%) DevOps
9 13 (11.71%) Project Management
10 12 (10.81%) Front End Development
10 12 (10.81%) User Experience
11 11 (9.91%) Digital Marketing
12 10 (9.01%) CI/CD
12 10 (9.01%) Computer Science
12 10 (9.01%) Infrastructure as Code
13 9 (8.11%) Containerisation
14 8 (7.21%) Collaborative Working
15 7 (6.31%) Clean Code
Programming Languages
1 52 (46.85%) JavaScript
2 19 (17.12%) SQL
3 9 (8.11%) TypeScript
4 8 (7.21%) Java
5 6 (5.41%) Python
6 4 (3.60%) C
6 4 (3.60%) C#
6 4 (3.60%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.70%) Go
8 2 (1.80%) Kotlin
8 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.80%) VB
8 2 (1.80%) XAML
9 1 (0.90%) Bash
9 1 (0.90%) Ruby
9 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (15.32%) Degree
2 8 (7.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.80%) MCSE
3 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) Accessibility
System Software
1 17 (15.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (7.21%) Terraform
2 2 (1.80%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (3.60%) WooCommerce
2 3 (2.70%) Adobe
2 3 (2.70%) Zend
3 2 (1.80%) Apple
3 2 (1.80%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.80%) MuleSoft
3 2 (1.80%) OpenText
3 2 (1.80%) Pega
3 2 (1.80%) Remedy
3 2 (1.80%) SAP
3 2 (1.80%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.90%) Google
4 1 (0.90%) YouTube