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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 41 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 13 32 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.02% 5.40% 6.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.15% 5.72% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 41
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
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
413 559 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 96.05% 94.27% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 328 459 521
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 4 September 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 -2 13 £35,000 +20.68% 5
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) PHP
1 34 (100.00%) MySQL
2 27 (79.41%) HTML
3 23 (67.65%) Symfony
3 23 (67.65%) Zend
4 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
5 20 (58.82%) MVC
6 19 (55.88%) Yii
7 18 (52.94%) OO PHP
8 15 (44.12%) CSS
9 14 (41.18%) OO
9 14 (41.18%) jQuery
10 13 (38.24%) HTML5
10 13 (38.24%) CSS3
10 13 (38.24%) Laravel
10 13 (38.24%) Finance
11 10 (29.41%) CakePHP
12 8 (23.53%) Linux
13 7 (20.59%) OOP
13 7 (20.59%) Marketing
13 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
14 6 (17.65%) PHP5
15 5 (14.71%) Web Development
15 5 (14.71%) WordPress
15 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
15 5 (14.71%) Photoshop
16 4 (11.76%) SOAP
16 4 (11.76%) Web Services
16 4 (11.76%) C++
16 4 (11.76%) Java

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 5 (14.71%) WordPress
2 4 (11.76%) CMS
2 4 (11.76%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Photoshop
2 4 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) PHPUnit
2 4 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Marketing
3 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.88%) Music Industry
5 1 (2.94%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) HTML
2 23 (67.65%) Symfony
3 19 (55.88%) Yii
4 15 (44.12%) CSS
5 14 (41.18%) jQuery
6 13 (38.24%) HTML5
6 13 (38.24%) CSS3
6 13 (38.24%) Laravel
7 10 (29.41%) CakePHP
8 4 (11.76%) SOAP
8 4 (11.76%) Web Services
8 4 (11.76%) LAMP
8 4 (11.76%) Ajax
8 4 (11.76%) REST
8 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.94%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) MVC
2 18 (52.94%) OO PHP
3 14 (41.18%) OO
4 7 (20.59%) OOP
5 5 (14.71%) Web Development
6 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.76%) BDD
6 4 (11.76%) SEO
6 4 (11.76%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.76%) TDD
7 3 (8.82%) Content Management
7 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.65%) PHP5
4 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.76%) C++
4 4 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Zend
2 4 (11.76%) Adobe
Liverpool, Merseyside
Valia Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum DOE plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
RMI International
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago