The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 8 4 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +34
Permanent jobs citing PHP 70 103 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 13.26% 21.41% 4.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.18% 33.77% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 65 100 24
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,450 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
302 305 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 57.20% 63.41% 61.96%
Number of salaries quoted 271 281 316
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
Merseyside

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

PHP
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

PHP Salary Trend in Liverpool

PHP
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Liverpool

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP.

1 121 (75.63%) MySQL
2 91 (56.88%) HTML
3 81 (50.63%) JavaScript
4 74 (46.25%) Zend
5 66 (41.25%) CSS
6 57 (35.63%) OO
7 54 (33.75%) MVC
8 49 (30.63%) Linux
9 48 (30.00%) SQL
10 44 (27.50%) OO PHP
11 42 (26.25%) E-Commerce
12 36 (22.50%) Magento
13 33 (20.63%) jQuery
14 28 (17.50%) HTML5
15 26 (16.25%) Oracle
16 25 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (15.00%) Web Development
17 24 (15.00%) Symfony
18 23 (14.38%) CodeIgniter
18 23 (14.38%) Java
19 22 (13.75%) UNIX
20 20 (12.50%) Windows
20 20 (12.50%) TDD
21 19 (11.88%) Ajax
22 17 (10.63%) Degree
22 17 (10.63%) Computer Science
23 16 (10.00%) Subversion
23 16 (10.00%) ITIL
23 16 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
23 16 (10.00%) Business Objects

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (9.38%) Liferay
2 13 (8.13%) Apache
3 2 (1.25%) CMS
3 2 (1.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.25%) Drupal
3 2 (1.25%) WordPress
3 2 (1.25%) Node.js
4 1 (0.63%) Jetty
4 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.63%) Moodle
Applications
1 15 (9.38%) FastStats
2 3 (1.88%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 36 (22.50%) Magento
2 2 (1.25%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.63%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.25%) HTTP
1 2 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (75.63%) MySQL
2 16 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 15 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
3 15 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (9.38%) Pentaho
3 15 (9.38%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.88%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (10.00%) Subversion
2 12 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.50%) Maven
3 4 (2.50%) Ant
4 3 (1.88%) Hudson
4 3 (1.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.63%) JIRA
5 1 (0.63%) JUnit
5 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.63%) Log4j
General
1 12 (7.50%) Finance
2 9 (5.63%) Retail
3 3 (1.88%) Marketing
3 3 (1.88%) Online Betting
4 2 (1.25%) Games
5 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 133 (83.13%) Developer
2 87 (54.38%) PHP Developer
3 24 (15.00%) Magento Developer
4 19 (11.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 16 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 16 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 16 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 16 (10.00%) Applications Support
6 13 (8.13%) C++ Developer
6 13 (8.13%) Senior PHP Developer
7 12 (7.50%) Web Developer
8 11 (6.88%) Team Leader
9 5 (3.13%) Development Team Leader
9 5 (3.13%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.13%) PHP Web Developer
10 4 (2.50%) Senior PHP Web Developer
10 4 (2.50%) Web Team Leader
10 4 (2.50%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (2.50%) Lead Developer
11 3 (1.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (56.88%) HTML
2 66 (41.25%) CSS
3 33 (20.63%) jQuery
4 28 (17.50%) HTML5
5 24 (15.00%) Symfony
6 23 (14.38%) CodeIgniter
7 19 (11.88%) Ajax
8 16 (10.00%) Yii
9 15 (9.38%) J2EE
10 13 (8.13%) STL
11 11 (6.88%) Zend Framework
12 10 (6.25%) CSS3
12 10 (6.25%) CakePHP
13 7 (4.38%) Web Services
14 5 (3.13%) XML
14 5 (3.13%) XHTML
14 5 (3.13%) LAMP
14 5 (3.13%) Qt
14 5 (3.13%) Laravel
15 4 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.63%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.88%) Open Source
3 8 (5.00%) EPoS
4 3 (1.88%) W3C
5 2 (1.25%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (30.63%) Linux
2 22 (13.75%) UNIX
3 20 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (35.63%) OO
2 54 (33.75%) MVC
3 44 (27.50%) OO PHP
4 42 (26.25%) E-Commerce
5 25 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (15.00%) Web Development
7 20 (12.50%) TDD
8 16 (10.00%) ITIL
9 15 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (9.38%) Workflow
9 15 (9.38%) Problem Management
9 15 (9.38%) ITIL V2
10 12 (7.50%) Progressive Enhancement
11 11 (6.88%) OOP
11 11 (6.88%) Unit Testing
11 11 (6.88%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.00%) Refactoring
12 8 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (5.00%) Migration
13 7 (4.38%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (50.63%) JavaScript
2 48 (30.00%) SQL
3 23 (14.38%) Java
4 16 (10.00%) C++
5 15 (9.38%) PHP5
6 5 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.13%) C#
7 4 (2.50%) Perl
8 3 (1.88%) Python
9 2 (1.25%) Ruby
9 2 (1.25%) C
10 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (10.63%) Degree
2 8 (5.00%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (9.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 74 (46.25%) Zend
2 26 (16.25%) Oracle
3 16 (10.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.25%) WSO2
5 1 (0.63%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.63%) Facebook
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.63%) Adobe
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