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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 23 19 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 30 56 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.83% 11.79% 4.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.04% 12.10% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 53 15
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+2.30% +4.00%
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
373 463 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 97.39% 97.47% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 315 406 371
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 26 January 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Liverpool

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 50 (100.00%) PHP
2 46 (92.00%) MySQL
3 40 (80.00%) HTML
4 39 (78.00%) OO
4 39 (78.00%) JavaScript
5 35 (70.00%) OO PHP
6 31 (62.00%) CSS
7 28 (56.00%) MVC
8 25 (50.00%) Zend
9 24 (48.00%) SOAP
10 23 (46.00%) Symfony
11 20 (40.00%) TDD
12 19 (38.00%) Yii
13 18 (36.00%) REST
13 18 (36.00%) Apache
13 18 (36.00%) Linux
13 18 (36.00%) E-Commerce
14 17 (34.00%) jQuery
15 16 (32.00%) Ajax
16 15 (30.00%) Unit Testing
16 15 (30.00%) Finance
17 13 (26.00%) Magento
18 12 (24.00%) OOP
19 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
20 10 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
21 8 (16.00%) Automated Testing
21 8 (16.00%) Retail
21 8 (16.00%) Web Services
22 6 (12.00%) Subversion
22 6 (12.00%) Refactoring

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 18 (36.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (92.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Subversion
1 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 15 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (80.00%) HTML
2 31 (62.00%) CSS
3 24 (48.00%) SOAP
4 23 (46.00%) Symfony
5 19 (38.00%) Yii
6 18 (36.00%) REST
7 17 (34.00%) jQuery
8 16 (32.00%) Ajax
9 10 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
10 8 (16.00%) Web Services
11 4 (8.00%) Zend Framework
11 4 (8.00%) HTML5
12 3 (6.00%) CSS3
13 2 (4.00%) Laravel
13 2 (4.00%) Flask
13 2 (4.00%) Doctrine
13 2 (4.00%) CakePHP
13 2 (4.00%) SQLAlchemy
13 2 (4.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) EPoS
2 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (78.00%) OO
2 35 (70.00%) OO PHP
3 28 (56.00%) MVC
4 20 (40.00%) TDD
5 18 (36.00%) E-Commerce
6 15 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 12 (24.00%) OOP
8 8 (16.00%) Automated Testing
9 6 (12.00%) Refactoring
10 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (4.00%) Web Design
11 2 (4.00%) OOD
11 2 (4.00%) SOA
11 2 (4.00%) Web Development
11 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (2.00%) Progressive Enhancement
12 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
12 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) PHP
2 39 (78.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.00%) SQL
4 2 (4.00%) Python
4 2 (4.00%) PHP5
4 2 (4.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) Zend
2 2 (4.00%) Rackspace
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