The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP 5
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 51 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.25% 0.23% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.44% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £47,500 £33,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.79% -12.98%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%

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
225 228 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 56.39% 53.15% 56.78%
Number of salaries quoted 185 180 207
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP 5 Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

PHP 5
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the Liverpool region.

PHP 5 Salary Trend in Liverpool

PHP 5
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing PHP 5 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 5.

1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Behat
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO

PHP 5
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Behat
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Laravel
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL