The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 Job Titles advertised for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 25 48 64
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 56 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.37% 2.25% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.72% 2.31% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 53 11 13
Average salary £34,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £33,100
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
642 476 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.96% 97.54% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 558 401 557
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
PHP Developer
North West

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +19 50 £32,500 +4.83% 5
Prescot - 1 £35,000 -
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 120 (100.00%) PHP
2 115 (95.83%) MySQL
3 82 (68.33%) CSS
4 81 (67.50%) HTML
5 77 (64.17%) MVC
6 73 (60.83%) Zend
7 70 (58.33%) JavaScript
8 68 (56.67%) OO
9 50 (41.67%) OO PHP
10 45 (37.50%) jQuery
10 45 (37.50%) TDD
11 44 (36.67%) Symfony
12 39 (32.50%) PHP5
13 37 (30.83%) OOP
14 30 (25.00%) Ajax
15 25 (20.83%) Automated Testing
16 24 (20.00%) E-Commerce
17 19 (15.83%) Unit Testing
17 19 (15.83%) Apache
18 18 (15.00%) Yii
19 17 (14.17%) REST
19 17 (14.17%) SOAP
19 17 (14.17%) EPoS
20 15 (12.50%) Finance
20 15 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
20 15 (12.50%) HTML5
21 14 (11.67%) CodeIgniter
21 14 (11.67%) CakePHP
21 14 (11.67%) SQL
22 13 (10.83%) CSS3

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (15.83%) Apache
2 5 (4.17%) Node.js
3 3 (2.50%) CMS
4 1 (0.83%) Jetty
4 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 12 (10.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (95.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Subversion
2 6 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.83%) Maven
3 1 (0.83%) JIRA
3 1 (0.83%) Ant
3 1 (0.83%) JUnit
3 1 (0.83%) Log4j
General
1 15 (12.50%) Finance
2 11 (9.17%) Retail
3 5 (4.17%) Music Industry
4 3 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (68.33%) CSS
2 81 (67.50%) HTML
3 45 (37.50%) jQuery
4 44 (36.67%) Symfony
5 30 (25.00%) Ajax
6 18 (15.00%) Yii
7 17 (14.17%) REST
7 17 (14.17%) SOAP
8 15 (12.50%) HTML5
9 14 (11.67%) CodeIgniter
9 14 (11.67%) CakePHP
10 13 (10.83%) CSS3
11 8 (6.67%) XHTML
11 8 (6.67%) LAMP
12 6 (5.00%) Web Services
12 6 (5.00%) Zend Framework
13 5 (4.17%) AngularJS
14 2 (1.67%) XML
15 1 (0.83%) XSLT
15 1 (0.83%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.17%) EPoS
2 7 (5.83%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.83%) Open Source
3 5 (4.17%) W3C
3 5 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.50%) Social Media
5 1 (0.83%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.17%) Linux
2 1 (0.83%) UNIX
2 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (64.17%) MVC
2 68 (56.67%) OO
3 50 (41.67%) OO PHP
4 45 (37.50%) TDD
5 37 (30.83%) OOP
6 25 (20.83%) Automated Testing
7 24 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 19 (15.83%) Unit Testing
9 15 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (8.33%) Web Development
11 6 (5.00%) Refactoring
11 6 (5.00%) Progressive Enhancement
12 5 (4.17%) User Stories
12 5 (4.17%) Information Architecture
12 5 (4.17%) Validation
13 4 (3.33%) Migration
14 3 (2.50%) Web Design
14 3 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
14 3 (2.50%) Content Management
15 1 (0.83%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 120 (100.00%) PHP
2 70 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 39 (32.50%) PHP5
4 14 (11.67%) SQL
5 1 (0.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (5.83%) Degree
1 7 (5.83%) MySQL Certification
Vendors
1 73 (60.83%) Zend
2 4 (3.33%) Oracle
3 3 (2.50%) Adobe
3 3 (2.50%) Facebook
4 1 (0.83%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.83%) Google
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