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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 13 4 41
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +37
Permanent jobs citing PHP 66 106 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.60% 21.68% 4.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 34.53% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 61 103 23
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £46,000 £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
297 307 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 56.68% 62.78% 62.41%
Number of salaries quoted 265 284 315
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
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 30 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Liverpool

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 117 (75.00%) MySQL
2 90 (57.69%) HTML
3 80 (51.28%) JavaScript
4 71 (45.51%) Zend
5 66 (42.31%) CSS
6 58 (37.18%) OO
7 55 (35.26%) MVC
8 48 (30.77%) Linux
9 46 (29.49%) SQL
10 45 (28.85%) OO PHP
11 41 (26.28%) E-Commerce
12 35 (22.44%) Magento
13 33 (21.15%) jQuery
14 28 (17.95%) HTML5
15 24 (15.38%) Oracle
15 24 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (15.38%) Symfony
16 23 (14.74%) Web Development
16 23 (14.74%) CodeIgniter
17 21 (13.46%) Java
18 20 (12.82%) UNIX
18 20 (12.82%) Ajax
18 20 (12.82%) TDD
19 18 (11.54%) Windows
20 16 (10.26%) C++
20 16 (10.26%) Subversion
20 16 (10.26%) Yii
21 15 (9.62%) Computer Science
21 15 (9.62%) Degree
21 15 (9.62%) PostgreSQL

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 14 (8.97%) Apache
1 14 (8.97%) Liferay
2 2 (1.28%) Drupal
2 2 (1.28%) WordPress
2 2 (1.28%) Node.js
3 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.64%) CMS
3 1 (0.64%) Jetty
3 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (8.97%) FastStats
2 3 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 35 (22.44%) Magento
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.64%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.28%) Internet
1 2 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (75.00%) MySQL
2 15 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.62%) Crystal Reports
3 14 (8.97%) Oracle Reports
3 14 (8.97%) Pentaho
3 14 (8.97%) Oracle Database
3 14 (8.97%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (10.26%) Subversion
2 12 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.56%) Maven
3 4 (2.56%) Ant
4 3 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.92%) Hudson
5 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.64%) JUnit
5 1 (0.64%) JIRA
5 1 (0.64%) Log4j
General
1 11 (7.05%) Finance
2 10 (6.41%) Retail
3 3 (1.92%) Marketing
3 3 (1.92%) Online Betting
4 2 (1.28%) Games
5 1 (0.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 129 (82.69%) Developer
2 86 (55.13%) PHP Developer
3 23 (14.74%) Magento Developer
4 19 (12.18%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 15 (9.62%) Applications Support Engineer
5 15 (9.62%) Senior Developer
5 15 (9.62%) Support Engineer
5 15 (9.62%) Applications Support
6 13 (8.33%) C++ Developer
7 12 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 12 (7.69%) Team Leader
7 12 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
8 5 (3.21%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (3.21%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (2.56%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (2.56%) Java Developer
9 4 (2.56%) Lead Developer
9 4 (2.56%) Web Team Leader
9 4 (2.56%) Senior PHP Web Developer
10 3 (1.92%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (57.69%) HTML
2 66 (42.31%) CSS
3 33 (21.15%) jQuery
4 28 (17.95%) HTML5
5 24 (15.38%) Symfony
6 23 (14.74%) CodeIgniter
7 20 (12.82%) Ajax
8 16 (10.26%) Yii
9 14 (8.97%) J2EE
10 13 (8.33%) STL
11 10 (6.41%) Zend Framework
11 10 (6.41%) CSS3
11 10 (6.41%) CakePHP
12 6 (3.85%) Web Services
13 5 (3.21%) XHTML
13 5 (3.21%) LAMP
13 5 (3.21%) Qt
13 5 (3.21%) Laravel
14 4 (2.56%) REST
14 4 (2.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.62%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.41%) Open Source
3 9 (5.77%) EPoS
4 3 (1.92%) W3C
5 2 (1.28%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 48 (30.77%) Linux
2 20 (12.82%) UNIX
3 18 (11.54%) Windows
4 1 (0.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (37.18%) OO
2 55 (35.26%) MVC
3 45 (28.85%) OO PHP
4 41 (26.28%) E-Commerce
5 24 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (14.74%) Web Development
7 20 (12.82%) TDD
8 15 (9.62%) ITIL
9 14 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (8.97%) Workflow
9 14 (8.97%) Problem Management
9 14 (8.97%) ITIL V2
10 12 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 12 (7.69%) Progressive Enhancement
11 11 (7.05%) Software Engineering
11 11 (7.05%) OOP
12 8 (5.13%) Refactoring
12 8 (5.13%) Migration
12 8 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (4.49%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (51.28%) JavaScript
2 46 (29.49%) SQL
3 21 (13.46%) Java
4 16 (10.26%) C++
5 14 (8.97%) PHP5
6 4 (2.56%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.56%) C#
6 4 (2.56%) Perl
7 3 (1.92%) Python
8 2 (1.28%) Ruby
9 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.64%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (9.62%) Degree
2 7 (4.49%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.21%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.28%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (8.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 71 (45.51%) Zend
2 24 (15.38%) Oracle
3 15 (9.62%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.64%) Adobe
4 1 (0.64%) WSO2
4 1 (0.64%) Facebook
4 1 (0.64%) EPiServer
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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