The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 55 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 7 36 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.27% 7.61% 13.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 7.81% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 35 72
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,600 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
532 461 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 96.55% 97.46% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 427 400 509
Average salary £36,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.94% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Merseyside

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Merseyside

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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 -26 7 £33,500 -10.66% 7
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (84.62%) MySQL
3 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 7 (53.85%) CSS
4 7 (53.85%) HTML5
4 7 (53.85%) CSS3
5 5 (38.46%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
6 4 (30.77%) CRM
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) Symfony
6 4 (30.77%) Zend
7 3 (23.08%) REST
7 3 (23.08%) Yii
7 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
7 3 (23.08%) SOAP
7 3 (23.08%) MVC
8 2 (15.38%) Streaming Media
8 2 (15.38%) Subversion
8 2 (15.38%) Web Services
8 2 (15.38%) Java
8 2 (15.38%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (15.38%) Silex
8 2 (15.38%) Redis
8 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
8 2 (15.38%) Web Development
9 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
9 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
9 1 (7.69%) Magento

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) CSS3
2 7 (53.85%) HTML5
3 5 (38.46%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) Symfony
5 3 (23.08%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) SOAP
5 3 (23.08%) Yii
6 2 (15.38%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (15.38%) Silex
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 1 (7.69%) CakePHP
7 1 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (7.69%) Laravel
7 1 (7.69%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Streaming Media
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) e-Learning
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
5 1 (7.69%) SEO
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) PHP 5
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Zend
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter
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