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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 33 32 61
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 31 40 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.14% 6.15% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.47% 6.39% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 27 39 11
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
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
567 626 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.03% 96.31% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 471 548 560
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +1 29 £32,500 - 1
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 76 (100.00%) PHP
2 49 (64.47%) MySQL
3 47 (61.84%) HTML
4 44 (57.89%) OO
5 40 (52.63%) JavaScript
5 40 (52.63%) Zend
6 39 (51.32%) CSS
7 34 (44.74%) OO PHP
8 31 (40.79%) MVC
9 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (30.26%) SQL
11 22 (28.95%) Symfony
12 18 (23.68%) CodeIgniter
12 18 (23.68%) HTML5
13 15 (19.74%) jQuery
13 15 (19.74%) Linux
14 14 (18.42%) TDD
15 13 (17.11%) E-Commerce
15 13 (17.11%) Magento
16 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (13.16%) PHP5
17 10 (13.16%) Yii
17 10 (13.16%) Zend Framework
18 9 (11.84%) Progressive Enhancement
18 9 (11.84%) Software Engineering
18 9 (11.84%) Ajax
19 8 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
19 8 (10.53%) OOP
19 8 (10.53%) Apache
19 8 (10.53%) STL

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (10.53%) Apache
2 3 (3.95%) WordPress
3 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.32%) Drupal
3 1 (1.32%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (64.47%) MySQL
2 8 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Subversion
2 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.32%) Maven
3 1 (1.32%) JIRA
3 1 (1.32%) Ant
3 1 (1.32%) JUnit
3 1 (1.32%) Log4j
General
1 4 (5.26%) Retail
2 2 (2.63%) Marketing
2 2 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (1.32%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (61.84%) HTML
2 39 (51.32%) CSS
3 22 (28.95%) Symfony
4 18 (23.68%) CodeIgniter
4 18 (23.68%) HTML5
5 15 (19.74%) jQuery
6 10 (13.16%) Zend Framework
6 10 (13.16%) Yii
7 9 (11.84%) Ajax
8 8 (10.53%) STL
9 7 (9.21%) Web Services
10 6 (7.89%) REST
10 6 (7.89%) SOAP
10 6 (7.89%) CakePHP
11 5 (6.58%) Laravel
12 3 (3.95%) CSS3
13 2 (2.63%) LAMP
13 2 (2.63%) XHTML
14 1 (1.32%) JAXB
14 1 (1.32%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.32%) EPoS
2 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.32%) Open Source
2 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.74%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) Android
2 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.32%) UNIX
2 1 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.89%) OO
2 34 (44.74%) OO PHP
3 31 (40.79%) MVC
4 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (18.42%) TDD
6 13 (17.11%) E-Commerce
7 9 (11.84%) Software Engineering
7 9 (11.84%) Progressive Enhancement
8 8 (10.53%) OOP
9 7 (9.21%) Automated Testing
10 6 (7.89%) Web Development
10 6 (7.89%) Refactoring
10 6 (7.89%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.58%) Software Testing
12 3 (3.95%) Migration
13 2 (2.63%) Online Marketing
14 1 (1.32%) Web Application Development
14 1 (1.32%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) PHP
2 40 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 23 (30.26%) SQL
4 10 (13.16%) PHP5
5 8 (10.53%) C++
6 1 (1.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.32%) Degree
1 1 (1.32%) MySQL Certification
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 40 (52.63%) Zend
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle
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