The table below looks at the statistics for Magento skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Magento
Rank 57 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Magento 2 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.39% 2.65% 2.00%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.88% 35.42% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 11
Average salary £22,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.30% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £40,400 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.41%
Magento
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Business Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
41 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.04% 7.49% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 29 39 36
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Magento across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Magento Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Magento
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Magento Salary Trend in Merseyside

Magento
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -5 2 £22,000 -32.30%
Magento
North West

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Magento 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 Magento.

1 19 (100.00%) PHP
1 19 (100.00%) MySQL
2 17 (89.47%) E-Commerce
3 13 (68.42%) CSS
3 13 (68.42%) HTML
3 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
4 10 (52.63%) Unit Testing
5 8 (42.11%) jQuery
5 8 (42.11%) MVC
5 8 (42.11%) Web Development
5 8 (42.11%) Zend
6 7 (36.84%) REST
7 6 (31.58%) OO PHP
7 6 (31.58%) Symfony
7 6 (31.58%) Ajax
7 6 (31.58%) TDD
7 6 (31.58%) Linux
7 6 (31.58%) OO
7 6 (31.58%) Apache
8 5 (26.32%) OOD
8 5 (26.32%) SOAP
8 5 (26.32%) Web Design
8 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
8 5 (26.32%) CodeIgniter
8 5 (26.32%) CakePHP
8 5 (26.32%) QA
8 5 (26.32%) PHPUnit
8 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (26.32%) Laravel

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Magento 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 Magento. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) PHP Developer
3 5 (26.32%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 5 (26.32%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Web Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Magento Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) HTML
1 13 (68.42%) CSS
2 8 (42.11%) jQuery
3 7 (36.84%) REST
4 6 (31.58%) Ajax
4 6 (31.58%) Symfony
5 5 (26.32%) CodeIgniter
5 5 (26.32%) CakePHP
5 5 (26.32%) Laravel
5 5 (26.32%) SOAP
6 2 (10.53%) Sass
6 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) EPoS
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Android
2 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) E-Commerce
2 10 (52.63%) Unit Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Web Development
3 8 (42.11%) MVC
4 6 (31.58%) OO
4 6 (31.58%) TDD
4 6 (31.58%) OO PHP
5 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (26.32%) OOD
5 5 (26.32%) Web Design
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) OOP
7 3 (15.79%) Content Management
8 2 (10.53%) Android Development
8 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
8 2 (10.53%) SEO
9 1 (5.26%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Zend