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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 27 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 15 30 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.53% 6.54% 9.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.70% 6.77% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 44
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
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
319 443 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.37% 96.51% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 256 370 397
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Liverpool

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (100.00%) PHP
1 34 (100.00%) MySQL
2 27 (79.41%) HTML
3 23 (67.65%) Symfony
3 23 (67.65%) Zend
4 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
5 20 (58.82%) MVC
6 19 (55.88%) Yii
7 18 (52.94%) OO PHP
8 15 (44.12%) CSS
9 14 (41.18%) OO
9 14 (41.18%) jQuery
10 13 (38.24%) HTML5
10 13 (38.24%) CSS3
10 13 (38.24%) Laravel
10 13 (38.24%) Finance
11 10 (29.41%) CakePHP
12 8 (23.53%) Linux
13 7 (20.59%) OOP
13 7 (20.59%) Marketing
13 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
14 6 (17.65%) PHP5
15 5 (14.71%) Web Development
15 5 (14.71%) WordPress
15 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
15 5 (14.71%) Photoshop
16 4 (11.76%) SOAP
16 4 (11.76%) Web Services
16 4 (11.76%) C++
16 4 (11.76%) Java

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (14.71%) WordPress
2 4 (11.76%) CMS
2 4 (11.76%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Photoshop
2 4 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) PHPUnit
2 4 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Marketing
3 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.88%) Music Industry
5 1 (2.94%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) HTML
2 23 (67.65%) Symfony
3 19 (55.88%) Yii
4 15 (44.12%) CSS
5 14 (41.18%) jQuery
6 13 (38.24%) HTML5
6 13 (38.24%) CSS3
6 13 (38.24%) Laravel
7 10 (29.41%) CakePHP
8 4 (11.76%) SOAP
8 4 (11.76%) Web Services
8 4 (11.76%) LAMP
8 4 (11.76%) Ajax
8 4 (11.76%) REST
8 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.94%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) MVC
2 18 (52.94%) OO PHP
3 14 (41.18%) OO
4 7 (20.59%) OOP
5 5 (14.71%) Web Development
6 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.76%) BDD
6 4 (11.76%) SEO
6 4 (11.76%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.76%) TDD
7 3 (8.82%) Content Management
7 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.65%) PHP5
4 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.76%) C++
4 4 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Zend
2 4 (11.76%) Adobe
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