The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 23 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 24 39 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.47% 7.44% 10.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.70% 7.77% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 47
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
PHP Developer
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
358 502 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.50% 95.80% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 282 433 419
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Liverpool region.

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Liverpool

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Liverpool

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 41 (100.00%) PHP
2 40 (97.56%) MySQL
3 33 (80.49%) HTML
4 28 (68.29%) JavaScript
5 27 (65.85%) MVC
5 27 (65.85%) Symfony
5 27 (65.85%) Zend
6 24 (58.54%) OO PHP
7 21 (51.22%) Yii
8 20 (48.78%) OO
9 17 (41.46%) CSS
9 17 (41.46%) Finance
10 14 (34.15%) jQuery
11 13 (31.71%) Laravel
12 11 (26.83%) CSS3
12 11 (26.83%) HTML5
13 10 (24.39%) CakePHP
13 10 (24.39%) Linux
14 8 (19.51%) OOP
15 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
15 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
15 7 (17.07%) Web Development
15 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
16 6 (14.63%) PHPUnit
16 6 (14.63%) Ajax
16 6 (14.63%) PHP5
16 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (14.63%) TDD
17 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
17 5 (12.20%) SOAP

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.20%) WordPress
2 4 (9.76%) CMS
2 4 (9.76%) Node.js
3 2 (4.88%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Photoshop
2 4 (9.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (97.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.63%) PHPUnit
3 4 (9.76%) Subversion
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Music Industry
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (80.49%) HTML
2 27 (65.85%) Symfony
3 21 (51.22%) Yii
4 17 (41.46%) CSS
5 14 (34.15%) jQuery
6 13 (31.71%) Laravel
7 11 (26.83%) CSS3
7 11 (26.83%) HTML5
8 10 (24.39%) CakePHP
9 6 (14.63%) Ajax
10 5 (12.20%) SOAP
10 5 (12.20%) REST
11 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
11 4 (9.76%) Web Services
11 4 (9.76%) LAMP
12 2 (4.88%) CodeIgniter
13 1 (2.44%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) EPoS
1 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) MVC
2 24 (58.54%) OO PHP
3 20 (48.78%) OO
4 8 (19.51%) OOP
5 7 (17.07%) Web Development
5 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
5 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
6 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (14.63%) TDD
7 4 (9.76%) BDD
7 4 (9.76%) SEO
7 4 (9.76%) Scrum
8 3 (7.32%) Content Management
9 2 (4.88%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.88%) Web Design
9 2 (4.88%) OOD
10 1 (2.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) PHP
2 28 (68.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.63%) PHP5
4 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
4 4 (9.76%) C++
4 4 (9.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) Zend
2 4 (9.76%) Adobe
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