The median annual salary for a Senior PHP Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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

Senior PHP Developer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 226 218
Rank change year-on-year +55 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 51 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.04% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.35% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 48 21 8
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +18.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% -8.88%  

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 4769 6008 5163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 97.21% 96.25% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4019 4796 4379
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior PHP Developer in the West Midlands

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Senior PHP Developer in the West Midlands

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior PHP Developer in the West Midlands

Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 April 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 +34 24 £40,000 +5.26% 3
Solihull - 13 £36,000 - 1
Warwickshire +22 6 £31,000 -24.39%
Coventry - 6 £45,000 - 1
Staffordshire +7 3 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Walsall - 1 £37,500 -
Senior PHP Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) PHP
2 57 (89.06%) JavaScript
3 56 (87.50%) HTML
4 55 (85.94%) CSS
5 47 (73.44%) MySQL
6 39 (60.94%) Web Development
7 35 (54.69%) MVC
8 30 (46.88%) Git (software)
9 29 (45.31%) HTML5
10 28 (43.75%) Linux
11 27 (42.19%) Laravel
12 26 (40.63%) MongoDB
12 26 (40.63%) LAMP
13 25 (39.06%) Elasticsearch
14 24 (37.50%) NoSQL
14 24 (37.50%) nginx
14 24 (37.50%) LEMP Stack
15 23 (35.94%) AngularJS
15 23 (35.94%) OOP
16 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (28.13%) Amazon RDS
17 18 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
17 18 (28.13%) Docker
17 18 (28.13%) CodeIgniter
17 18 (28.13%) Amazon EC2
17 18 (28.13%) Amazon S3
17 18 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
17 18 (28.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 18 (28.13%) webpack
17 18 (28.13%) gulp

Senior 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 25 (39.06%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (37.50%) nginx
3 17 (26.56%) Apache
4 9 (14.06%) CMS
5 6 (9.38%) WordPress
6 1 (1.56%) Drupal
6 1 (1.56%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Magento
2 1 (1.56%) osCommerce
2 1 (1.56%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 18 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (28.13%) Amazon EC2
1 18 (28.13%) Amazon S3
1 18 (28.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 13 (20.31%) GitHub
3 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (73.44%) MySQL
2 26 (40.63%) MongoDB
3 24 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 18 (28.13%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (4.69%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (46.88%) Git (software)
2 18 (28.13%) gulp
2 18 (28.13%) webpack
3 17 (26.56%) PhantomJS
4 13 (20.31%) GitLab
5 7 (10.94%) Jenkins
5 7 (10.94%) PHPUnit
5 7 (10.94%) Vagrant
6 5 (7.81%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.94%) Music Industry
2 5 (7.81%) Electronics
2 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (87.50%) HTML
2 55 (85.94%) CSS
3 29 (45.31%) HTML5
4 27 (42.19%) Laravel
5 26 (40.63%) LAMP
6 24 (37.50%) LEMP Stack
7 23 (35.94%) AngularJS
8 18 (28.13%) CodeIgniter
9 17 (26.56%) React
9 17 (26.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (25.00%) .NET
11 15 (23.44%) jQuery
11 15 (23.44%) REST
11 15 (23.44%) SOAP
11 15 (23.44%) Vue.js
12 14 (21.88%) Apache Cordova
12 14 (21.88%) Backbone.js
12 14 (21.88%) PhoneGap
13 12 (18.75%) Symfony
14 9 (14.06%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.81%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.13%) EPoS
3 2 (3.13%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.75%) Linux
2 14 (21.88%) Android
2 14 (21.88%) Apple iOS
3 11 (17.19%) Unix
3 11 (17.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.94%) Web Development
2 35 (54.69%) MVC
3 23 (35.94%) OOP
4 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (23.44%) API Integration
5 15 (23.44%) E-Commerce
6 14 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (21.88%) Mobile Application Development
7 13 (20.31%) Android Development
7 13 (20.31%) iOS Development
7 13 (20.31%) Workflow
8 11 (17.19%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (10.94%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (10.94%) Project Management
10 6 (9.38%) Scrum
10 6 (9.38%) TDD
11 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.81%) Content Management
11 5 (7.81%) OO
12 4 (6.25%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) PHP
2 57 (89.06%) JavaScript
3 17 (26.56%) XPath
4 15 (23.44%) PHP 7
5 14 (21.88%) Java
6 12 (18.75%) C
6 12 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (4.69%) Python
8 2 (3.13%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.56%) C#
9 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (28.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (10.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Zend
2 1 (1.56%) Adobe
2 1 (1.56%) Google
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
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