Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Symfony skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Symfony over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symfony
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 263 233 244
Rank change year-on-year -30 +11 0
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 44 99 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.98% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% 2.51% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 41 91 90
West Midlands median annual salary £29,000 £31,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.45% +3.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £19,750 £23,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £40,000 £48,000
England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% -5.56% -

Symfony is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,177 3,941 4,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 33.78% 38.90% 34.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2,673 3,465 3,607
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £59,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Symfony
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Symfony as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Symfony in the West Midlands

Symfony
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Symfony in the West Midlands

Symfony
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Symfony in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Symfony in the West Midlands

Symfony
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 Symfony within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -1 23 £33,000 -2.94% 1
Staffordshire +9 11 £25,000 +1.01% 1
Solihull -2 5 £35,500 -1.39% 1
Worcestershire +20 1 £26,000 -25.71% 1
Coventry -3 1 - - 1
Symfony
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing Symfony also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 44 (100.00%) PHP
2 35 (79.55%) JavaScript
3 31 (70.45%) HTML
4 26 (59.09%) MySQL
4 26 (59.09%) Laravel
5 25 (56.82%) CSS
6 20 (45.45%) Zend
7 17 (38.64%) CodeIgniter
8 16 (36.36%) Git (software)
9 15 (34.09%) Software Engineering
10 13 (29.55%) jQuery
11 12 (27.27%) MVC
11 12 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
12 11 (25.00%) Yii
12 11 (25.00%) Docker
12 11 (25.00%) Linux
13 10 (22.73%) SQL
13 10 (22.73%) CakePHP
13 10 (22.73%) OO PHP
14 9 (20.45%) REST
14 9 (20.45%) AngularJS
15 8 (18.18%) Sass
15 8 (18.18%) HTML5
15 8 (18.18%) Varnish
15 8 (18.18%) Doctrine
15 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (18.18%) MuleSoft
15 8 (18.18%) nginx
15 8 (18.18%) RESTful
15 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS

Symfony
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 8 (18.18%) CMS
1 8 (18.18%) nginx
2 5 (11.36%) Apache
3 2 (4.55%) Drupal
3 2 (4.55%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (59.09%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (4.55%) Local Government
2 1 (2.27%) Back Office
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (79.55%) Developer
2 33 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce Developer
3 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Junior
3 8 (18.18%) Junior Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Junior PHP Developer
4 5 (11.36%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 3 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (6.82%) LAMP Developer
5 3 (6.82%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (6.82%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 3 (6.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) AWS Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (70.45%) HTML
2 26 (59.09%) Laravel
3 25 (56.82%) CSS
4 17 (38.64%) CodeIgniter
5 13 (29.55%) jQuery
6 11 (25.00%) Yii
7 10 (22.73%) CakePHP
8 9 (20.45%) AngularJS
8 9 (20.45%) REST
9 8 (18.18%) Doctrine
9 8 (18.18%) HTML5
9 8 (18.18%) JSON
9 8 (18.18%) RESTful
9 8 (18.18%) Sass
10 7 (15.91%) LAMP
11 2 (4.55%) Phalcon
11 2 (4.55%) React
11 2 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (2.27%) FuelPHP
12 1 (2.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.55%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Software Engineering
2 12 (27.27%) MVC
3 10 (22.73%) OO PHP
4 8 (18.18%) Content Management
4 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 8 (18.18%) OO
4 8 (18.18%) OOP
4 8 (18.18%) PLM
5 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.64%) Web Development
6 5 (11.36%) Project Management
7 3 (6.82%) Microservices
7 3 (6.82%) Open Source
8 2 (4.55%) Mobile Development
8 2 (4.55%) SDLC
8 2 (4.55%) TDD
9 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.27%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (2.27%) Scrum
9 1 (2.27%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) PHP
2 35 (79.55%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.73%) SQL
4 1 (2.27%) C++
4 1 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Docker
2 8 (18.18%) Varnish
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Zend
2 8 (18.18%) MuleSoft
2 8 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.55%) Google
3 2 (4.55%) Twitter