The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 42 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 14 57 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.36% 13.67% 17.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.51% 23.17% 26.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 46 86
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
215 246 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 51.56% 58.99% 68.08%
Number of salaries quoted 169 208 323
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Liverpool

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 14 (60.87%) MySQL
2 11 (47.83%) HTML
3 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 10 (43.48%) CSS
3 10 (43.48%) HTML5
3 10 (43.48%) CSS3
4 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
5 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
5 7 (30.43%) Puppet
6 6 (26.09%) Web Development
6 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 5 (21.74%) jQuery
7 5 (21.74%) nginx
7 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
8 4 (17.39%) API Development
8 4 (17.39%) Release Management
8 4 (17.39%) Drupal
8 4 (17.39%) Varnish
8 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
8 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (17.39%) DevOps
8 4 (17.39%) Apache
8 4 (17.39%) Python
8 4 (17.39%) CRM
8 4 (17.39%) Windows
8 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
8 4 (17.39%) Content Management
8 4 (17.39%) Ruby
8 4 (17.39%) CMS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (21.74%) nginx
2 4 (17.39%) Apache
2 4 (17.39%) CMS
2 4 (17.39%) Drupal
3 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (13.04%) Redis
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.35%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) PHP Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Web Developer
4 4 (17.39%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (17.39%) HTML Developer
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (17.39%) MySQL Developer
4 4 (17.39%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (17.39%) PHP Web Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) IT Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) IT Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) IT Support
5 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Linux Support
5 3 (13.04%) Senior IT Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) HTML
2 10 (43.48%) CSS
2 10 (43.48%) CSS3
2 10 (43.48%) HTML5
3 5 (21.74%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (13.04%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (13.04%) REST
4 3 (13.04%) Symfony
4 3 (13.04%) Web Services
5 2 (8.70%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (8.70%) SOAP
5 2 (8.70%) Yii
6 1 (4.35%) Laravel
6 1 (4.35%) LESS
6 1 (4.35%) Memcached
6 1 (4.35%) Sass
6 1 (4.35%) Silex
6 1 (4.35%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.04%) Streaming Media
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) e-Learning
4 1 (4.35%) iPad
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) CentOS
3 3 (13.04%) Debian
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Android
4 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Web Development
4 4 (17.39%) API Development
4 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
4 4 (17.39%) Content Management
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (17.39%) CRM
4 4 (17.39%) DevOps
4 4 (17.39%) Release Management
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) MVC
5 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.70%) Open Source
6 2 (8.70%) SEO
7 1 (4.35%) Logistics
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) Python
2 4 (17.39%) Ruby
3 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.04%) Perl
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.35%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Varnish
2 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.04%) Squid
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Puppet
2 3 (13.04%) Munin
2 3 (13.04%) Nagios
2 3 (13.04%) Zenoss
3 1 (4.35%) Piwik
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco
1 3 (13.04%) Citrix
1 3 (13.04%) F5
1 3 (13.04%) HP
1 3 (13.04%) SaltStack
1 3 (13.04%) VMware
1 3 (13.04%) Zend
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter
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