The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for PHP 4 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 4 over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 4
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 237 228
Rank change year-on-year +12 -9  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 4 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.016% 0.017%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.072% 0.038% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +117.39%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £67,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -46.29% +50.00%  

PHP 4 is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2768 2644 2751
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 54.25% 42.73% 47.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2422 2200 2480
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP 4
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing PHP 4 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 4 in the West Midlands

PHP 4
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 4 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for PHP 4 in the West Midlands

PHP 4
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 4 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Staffordshire +15 2 £50,000 -
PHP 4
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing PHP 4 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 PHP 4.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) PHP 5
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Memcached
1 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (100.00%) Go
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes

PHP 4
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 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Web Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Memcached
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Go
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) PHP 5
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google