Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symfony
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 255 214 273
Rank change year-on-year -41 +59 -8
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 39 113 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.45% 1.14% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.46% 2.90% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 36 112 59
West Midlands median annual salary £29,000 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% -4.76% -16.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £42,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -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 2,667 3,899 4,087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 31.10% 39.46% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,262 3,372 3,459
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -10 20 £40,000 +14.29% 11
Staffordshire +10 6 £25,000 - 4
Worcestershire +3 5 £27,500 -3.51% 3
Coventry +10 1 - - 1
Solihull -3 1 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Warwickshire -4 1 - - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £30,000 - 1
Symfony
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 36 (92.31%) PHP
2 32 (82.05%) JavaScript
3 29 (74.36%) HTML
4 28 (71.79%) CSS
5 18 (46.15%) Laravel
6 16 (41.03%) Zend
7 15 (38.46%) Docker
8 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
9 13 (33.33%) MVC
10 12 (30.77%) MySQL
11 11 (28.21%) Software Engineering
12 10 (25.64%) REST
13 9 (23.08%) Sass
13 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (23.08%) CodeIgniter
14 8 (20.51%) Content Management
14 8 (20.51%) JSON
14 8 (20.51%) CMS
14 8 (20.51%) PLM
14 8 (20.51%) SQL
14 8 (20.51%) HTTP
14 8 (20.51%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (20.51%) nginx
14 8 (20.51%) RESTful
14 8 (20.51%) Varnish
14 8 (20.51%) React
14 8 (20.51%) MuleSoft
15 7 (17.95%) HTML5
15 7 (17.95%) Drupal

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 (20.51%) CMS
1 8 (20.51%) nginx
2 7 (17.95%) Drupal
3 6 (15.38%) WordPress
4 3 (7.69%) Apache
4 3 (7.69%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) GitHub
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Redis
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.26%) JIRA
2 4 (10.26%) Selenium
3 3 (7.69%) CircleCI
3 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.69%) JBehave
3 3 (7.69%) JUnit
3 3 (7.69%) PHPUnit
3 3 (7.69%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) Mocha
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.56%) Advertising
1 1 (2.56%) Automotive
1 1 (2.56%) Back Office
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (74.36%) Developer
2 22 (56.41%) PHP Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Junior
3 4 (10.26%) Junior Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Junior PHP Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Android Developer
4 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce Developer
4 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Android Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) AWS Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 2 (5.13%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (5.13%) QA Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (74.36%) HTML
2 28 (71.79%) CSS
3 18 (46.15%) Laravel
4 10 (25.64%) REST
5 9 (23.08%) CodeIgniter
5 9 (23.08%) Sass
6 8 (20.51%) JSON
6 8 (20.51%) React
6 8 (20.51%) RESTful
7 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
7 7 (17.95%) HTML5
7 7 (17.95%) jQuery
8 6 (15.38%) CakePHP
9 5 (12.82%) CSS3
9 5 (12.82%) Node.js
9 5 (12.82%) Yii
10 4 (10.26%) LAMP
11 3 (7.69%) Backbone.js
11 3 (7.69%) GraphQL
11 3 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Android
2 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) MVC
2 11 (28.21%) Software Engineering
3 8 (20.51%) Content Management
3 8 (20.51%) PLM
4 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.95%) OO
5 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.82%) OO PHP
5 5 (12.82%) Open Source
5 5 (12.82%) Web Development
6 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
7 3 (7.69%) Android Development
7 3 (7.69%) BDD
7 3 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.69%) Microservices
7 3 (7.69%) OOP
7 3 (7.69%) Project Management
7 3 (7.69%) SDLC
7 3 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 36 (92.31%) PHP
2 32 (82.05%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.51%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) Python
5 2 (5.13%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 15 (38.46%) Docker
2 8 (20.51%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Zend
2 8 (20.51%) MuleSoft
2 8 (20.51%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (7.69%) Apple
4 2 (5.13%) Google
5 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) Twitter