The first table below looks at the demand for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 60 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 8 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.35% 1.85% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 3.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 0
Average salary £33,250 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
368 221 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 62.27% 58.47% 62.30%
Number of salaries quoted 341 199 272
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PHP5
Merseyside

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

PHP5
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Liverpool region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Liverpool

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 42 (100.00%) PHP
2 40 (95.24%) MySQL
3 38 (90.48%) MVC
4 33 (78.57%) Symfony
4 33 (78.57%) Zend
5 24 (57.14%) HTML
5 24 (57.14%) CSS
6 21 (50.00%) OOP
7 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
8 18 (42.86%) OO
9 17 (40.48%) EPoS
9 17 (40.48%) TDD
9 17 (40.48%) Automated Testing
9 17 (40.48%) OO PHP
10 16 (38.10%) REST
10 16 (38.10%) SOAP
11 15 (35.71%) Finance
12 8 (19.05%) SQL
12 8 (19.05%) jQuery
13 6 (14.29%) Yii
14 5 (11.90%) Ajax
15 4 (9.52%) CakePHP
16 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
17 2 (4.76%) Web Services
17 2 (4.76%) XML
17 2 (4.76%) Magento
17 2 (4.76%) HTML5
18 1 (2.38%) C#
18 1 (2.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
18 1 (2.38%) Moodle

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) Moodle
1 1 (2.38%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (95.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (100.00%) Developer
2 39 (92.86%) PHP Developer
3 22 (52.38%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 17 (40.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (9.52%) PHP Zend Developer
7 2 (4.76%) CakePHP Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (78.57%) Symfony
2 24 (57.14%) HTML
2 24 (57.14%) CSS
3 16 (38.10%) REST
3 16 (38.10%) SOAP
4 8 (19.05%) jQuery
5 6 (14.29%) Yii
6 5 (11.90%) Ajax
7 4 (9.52%) CakePHP
8 2 (4.76%) Web Services
8 2 (4.76%) XML
8 2 (4.76%) HTML5
9 1 (2.38%) .NET
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.38%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (2.38%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) EPoS
2 1 (2.38%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) MVC
2 21 (50.00%) OOP
3 18 (42.86%) OO
4 17 (40.48%) TDD
4 17 (40.48%) Automated Testing
4 17 (40.48%) OO PHP
5 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.38%) Service Management
6 1 (2.38%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.05%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) C#
4 1 (2.38%) PHP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 33 (78.57%) Zend