The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 52 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 19 21 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.37% 7.05% 10.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.42% 13.29% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 37
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £58,000 £41,100
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
PHP
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
296 158 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 52.48% 53.02% 57.00%
Number of salaries quoted 180 133 199
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Liverpool

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for PHP.

1 29 (80.56%) JavaScript
2 21 (58.33%) SQL
3 20 (55.56%) HTML
3 20 (55.56%) MySQL
3 20 (55.56%) CSS
3 20 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 17 (47.22%) Linux
5 13 (36.11%) AngularJS
6 12 (33.33%) Laravel
7 11 (30.56%) MVC
7 11 (30.56%) Python
7 11 (30.56%) C#
8 10 (27.78%) Perl
8 10 (27.78%) Subversion
8 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
9 9 (25.00%) JSON
9 9 (25.00%) OO
10 8 (22.22%) Apache
10 8 (22.22%) Nagios
10 8 (22.22%) Windows
10 8 (22.22%) Java
10 8 (22.22%) XML
10 8 (22.22%) HTML5
10 8 (22.22%) Munin
10 8 (22.22%) nginx
10 8 (22.22%) OO PHP
11 7 (19.44%) Fintech
11 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
11 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
11 7 (19.44%) Varnish

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.22%) Apache
1 8 (22.22%) nginx
2 5 (13.89%) WordPress
3 4 (11.11%) Drupal
4 3 (8.33%) CMS
5 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Magento
2 3 (8.33%) OpenCart
2 3 (8.33%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) MailChimp
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) MySQL
2 6 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 10 (27.78%) Subversion
3 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
4 4 (11.11%) PHPUnit
5 3 (8.33%) Bazaar
5 3 (8.33%) Mercurial
5 3 (8.33%) PhantomJS
6 2 (5.56%) gulp
7 1 (2.78%) Xdebug
General
1 2 (5.56%) Advertising
1 2 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) PHP Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Administrator
4 8 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (19.44%) Applications Support
5 7 (19.44%) Linux Support
5 7 (19.44%) MySQL Developer
5 7 (19.44%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Magento Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Systems Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (11.11%) PHP Magento Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 3 (8.33%) HTML Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Designer
9 2 (5.56%) LAMP Developer
9 2 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Web Designer
9 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) CSS
1 20 (55.56%) HTML
2 13 (36.11%) AngularJS
3 12 (33.33%) Laravel
4 9 (25.00%) JSON
5 8 (22.22%) HTML5
5 8 (22.22%) XML
6 7 (19.44%) jQuery
6 7 (19.44%) REST
6 7 (19.44%) SOAP
7 6 (16.67%) CSS3
7 6 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
7 6 (16.67%) Symfony
8 4 (11.11%) .NET
9 3 (8.33%) Behat
9 3 (8.33%) CakePHP
9 3 (8.33%) MooTools
9 3 (8.33%) Node.js
10 2 (5.56%) Sass
10 2 (5.56%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Fintech
2 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.33%) iPad
3 3 (8.33%) User Experience
4 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) Windows
3 7 (19.44%) CentOS
3 7 (19.44%) Debian
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
4 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) MVC
2 9 (25.00%) OO
3 8 (22.22%) OO PHP
4 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
4 7 (19.44%) Web Development
5 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.11%) Business Development
6 4 (11.11%) OOP
7 3 (8.33%) Change Management
7 3 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (5.56%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (5.56%) ITIL
8 2 (5.56%) SEO
8 2 (5.56%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.78%) Issue Tracking
9 1 (2.78%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (2.78%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) JavaScript
2 21 (58.33%) SQL
3 11 (30.56%) C#
3 11 (30.56%) Python
4 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
4 10 (27.78%) Perl
5 8 (22.22%) Java
6 6 (16.67%) C++
7 5 (13.89%) PHP 5
8 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
9 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Varnish
2 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Munin
1 8 (22.22%) Nagios
2 7 (19.44%) Backup Exec
2 7 (19.44%) Cacti
2 7 (19.44%) Puppet
3 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.78%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Zend
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco
2 2 (5.56%) Citrix
2 2 (5.56%) F5
2 2 (5.56%) HP
2 2 (5.56%) Pardot
2 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.78%) SaltStack
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