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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 28 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 25 47 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.30% 9.00% 10.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.53% 9.49% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 25 44 46
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
383 495 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.47% 94.83% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 290 424 396
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,168 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Liverpool

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 7 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 49 (100.00%) PHP
2 47 (95.92%) MySQL
3 41 (83.67%) HTML
4 34 (69.39%) JavaScript
5 33 (67.35%) MVC
6 31 (63.27%) Symfony
6 31 (63.27%) Zend
7 29 (59.18%) OO PHP
8 25 (51.02%) OO
9 24 (48.98%) CSS
10 22 (44.90%) Yii
11 18 (36.73%) Finance
12 15 (30.61%) jQuery
13 14 (28.57%) Laravel
14 12 (24.49%) Unit Testing
14 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
14 12 (24.49%) Linux
15 11 (22.45%) CakePHP
16 10 (20.41%) CSS3
16 10 (20.41%) HTML5
16 10 (20.41%) Web Development
17 9 (18.37%) PHPUnit
17 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
18 8 (16.33%) TDD
18 8 (16.33%) OOP
18 8 (16.33%) Magento
18 8 (16.33%) Ajax
19 7 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
19 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
19 7 (14.29%) PHP5

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 6 (12.24%) WordPress
2 5 (10.20%) CMS
3 4 (8.16%) Apache
3 4 (8.16%) Node.js
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Photoshop
2 4 (8.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (95.92%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) PHPUnit
2 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.16%) Subversion
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.12%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Music Industry
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (83.67%) HTML
2 31 (63.27%) Symfony
3 24 (48.98%) CSS
4 22 (44.90%) Yii
5 15 (30.61%) jQuery
6 14 (28.57%) Laravel
7 11 (22.45%) CakePHP
8 10 (20.41%) CSS3
8 10 (20.41%) HTML5
9 8 (16.33%) Ajax
10 7 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
11 6 (12.24%) SOAP
11 6 (12.24%) REST
12 4 (8.16%) Web Services
12 4 (8.16%) LAMP
12 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
13 1 (2.04%) XML
13 1 (2.04%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) EPoS
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (67.35%) MVC
2 29 (59.18%) OO PHP
3 25 (51.02%) OO
4 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
4 12 (24.49%) Unit Testing
5 10 (20.41%) Web Development
6 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (16.33%) TDD
7 8 (16.33%) OOP
8 5 (10.20%) Web Design
8 5 (10.20%) OOD
8 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.20%) Automated Testing
9 4 (8.16%) BDD
9 4 (8.16%) SEO
9 4 (8.16%) Scrum
10 3 (6.12%) Content Management
11 2 (4.08%) Refactoring
12 1 (2.04%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) PHP
2 34 (69.39%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.29%) PHP5
4 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.16%) C++
4 4 (8.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (63.27%) Zend
2 4 (8.16%) Adobe
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