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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 26 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 28 52 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.53% 10.08% 3.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.91% 10.36% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 47 14
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +0.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £26,900 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
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
405 502 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 94.41% 97.29% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 341 429 319
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 5 March 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Liverpool

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 57 (100.00%) PHP
2 53 (92.98%) MySQL
3 50 (87.72%) HTML
4 49 (85.96%) JavaScript
5 41 (71.93%) OO
6 39 (68.42%) OO PHP
7 36 (63.16%) CSS
8 35 (61.40%) MVC
9 29 (50.88%) Symfony
9 29 (50.88%) Zend
10 24 (42.11%) Yii
10 24 (42.11%) SOAP
11 22 (38.60%) E-Commerce
12 21 (36.84%) TDD
13 20 (35.09%) Finance
14 19 (33.33%) Apache
14 19 (33.33%) Linux
14 19 (33.33%) jQuery
15 18 (31.58%) Unit Testing
15 18 (31.58%) REST
16 17 (29.82%) Ajax
17 16 (28.07%) Magento
18 13 (22.81%) CodeIgniter
18 13 (22.81%) OOP
19 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
20 10 (17.54%) Automated Testing
21 8 (14.04%) Retail
22 6 (10.53%) Subversion
22 6 (10.53%) Web Services
22 6 (10.53%) Refactoring

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 19 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (1.75%) WordPress
2 1 (1.75%) CMS
Business Applications
1 16 (28.07%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (92.98%) MySQL
2 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Subversion
1 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.77%) PHPUnit
General
1 20 (35.09%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (87.72%) HTML
2 36 (63.16%) CSS
3 29 (50.88%) Symfony
4 24 (42.11%) Yii
4 24 (42.11%) SOAP
5 19 (33.33%) jQuery
6 18 (31.58%) REST
7 17 (29.82%) Ajax
8 13 (22.81%) CodeIgniter
9 6 (10.53%) Web Services
10 5 (8.77%) Laravel
10 5 (8.77%) HTML5
10 5 (8.77%) CakePHP
11 4 (7.02%) CSS3
12 2 (3.51%) Zend Framework
12 2 (3.51%) JSON
12 2 (3.51%) SQLAlchemy
12 2 (3.51%) Jinja
12 2 (3.51%) Flask
13 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) EPoS
3 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (71.93%) OO
2 39 (68.42%) OO PHP
3 35 (61.40%) MVC
4 22 (38.60%) E-Commerce
5 21 (36.84%) TDD
6 18 (31.58%) Unit Testing
7 13 (22.81%) OOP
8 10 (17.54%) Automated Testing
9 6 (10.53%) Refactoring
9 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (8.77%) Web Development
10 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (8.77%) OOD
10 5 (8.77%) Web Design
11 2 (3.51%) SOA
12 1 (1.75%) Mentoring
12 1 (1.75%) Progressive Enhancement
12 1 (1.75%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) PHP
2 49 (85.96%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.26%) PHP5
3 3 (5.26%) SQL
4 2 (3.51%) Java
4 2 (3.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (50.88%) Zend
2 2 (3.51%) Rackspace
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