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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 42 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.20% - 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.50% - 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
PHP 5
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
160 209 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 47.90% 48.27% 59.51%
Number of salaries quoted 120 165 314
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing PHP 5 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 5.

1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) Symfony
2 3 (75.00%) Zend
2 3 (75.00%) Zend Framework
2 3 (75.00%) iPad
2 3 (75.00%) Yii
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Refactoring
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Laravel
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter
3 1 (25.00%) Xdebug
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Umbraco

PHP 5
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing PHP 5 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 5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
1 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Xdebug
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Symfony
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Yii
2 3 (75.00%) Zend Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Zend
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter