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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 36 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 14 32 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.11% 7.98% 14.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.86% 15.53% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 76
Median salary £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £26,250 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,500 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
158 206 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 46.33% 51.37% 57.22%
Number of salaries quoted 116 163 284
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 May 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Liverpool

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 20 (62.50%) MySQL
2 18 (56.25%) HTML
3 15 (46.88%) Linux
4 14 (43.75%) SQL
4 14 (43.75%) CSS
5 12 (37.50%) MVC
5 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (28.13%) Web Services
7 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
7 9 (28.13%) Symfony
8 8 (25.00%) nginx
8 8 (25.00%) REST
9 7 (21.88%) HTML5
9 7 (21.88%) Subversion
9 7 (21.88%) Web Development
9 7 (21.88%) Apache
9 7 (21.88%) Python
10 6 (18.75%) VMware
10 6 (18.75%) Debian
10 6 (18.75%) OO
10 6 (18.75%) Nagios
10 6 (18.75%) Cisco
10 6 (18.75%) Windows
10 6 (18.75%) HP
10 6 (18.75%) Citrix
10 6 (18.75%) ITIL
10 6 (18.75%) SOAP
10 6 (18.75%) Perl

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 (25.00%) nginx
2 7 (21.88%) Apache
3 2 (6.25%) WordPress
4 1 (3.13%) Drupal
4 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (3.13%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.38%) Redis
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.88%) Subversion
3 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
3 3 (9.38%) JIRA
3 3 (9.38%) Mercurial
3 3 (9.38%) Selenium
3 3 (9.38%) Selenium IDE
3 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.13%) gulp
4 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.13%) Xdebug
General
1 3 (9.38%) Marketing
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) PHP Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Administrator
3 7 (21.88%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Linux Support
5 4 (12.50%) IT Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) IT Support
6 3 (9.38%) Automation Tester
6 3 (9.38%) AWS Developer
6 3 (9.38%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) AWS Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Symfony Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) HTML
2 14 (43.75%) CSS
3 9 (28.13%) Symfony
3 9 (28.13%) Web Services
4 8 (25.00%) REST
5 7 (21.88%) HTML5
6 6 (18.75%) jQuery
6 6 (18.75%) SOAP
7 5 (15.63%) CSS3
7 5 (15.63%) LAPP Stack
7 5 (15.63%) Laravel
8 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
8 3 (9.38%) LAMP
8 3 (9.38%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (9.38%) Silex
8 3 (9.38%) Yii
8 3 (9.38%) Zend Framework
9 2 (6.25%) .NET
9 2 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.50%) iPad
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) e-Learning
3 3 (9.38%) Streaming Media
4 2 (6.25%) Credit Risk
4 2 (6.25%) Fintech
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) CentOS
2 6 (18.75%) Debian
2 6 (18.75%) Windows
3 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
4 4 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) MVC
2 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
4 7 (21.88%) Web Development
5 6 (18.75%) ITIL
5 6 (18.75%) OO
6 5 (15.63%) OOP
6 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
7 3 (9.38%) BDD
7 3 (9.38%) Logistics
7 3 (9.38%) Open Source
7 3 (9.38%) Project Management
7 3 (9.38%) Refactoring
7 3 (9.38%) SEO
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.38%) TDD
7 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) Python
4 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 6 (18.75%) Java
4 6 (18.75%) Perl
4 6 (18.75%) Ruby
5 5 (15.63%) PHP 5
6 3 (9.38%) C#
7 1 (3.13%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
1 6 (18.75%) Varnish
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.63%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Munin
1 6 (18.75%) Nagios
1 6 (18.75%) Puppet
2 5 (15.63%) Zenoss
3 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.13%) Cacti
3 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) Piwik
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Cisco
1 6 (18.75%) Citrix
1 6 (18.75%) F5
1 6 (18.75%) HP
1 6 (18.75%) VMware
2 5 (15.63%) SaltStack
3 4 (12.50%) Zend
4 2 (6.25%) Adobe
5 1 (3.13%) Pardot
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) Twitter
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £37000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Home Working + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 32k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago