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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 34 22 60
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 31 53 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.01% 8.55% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.30% 8.80% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 26 50 13
Average salary £28,750 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,150 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,250 £36,900
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
585 602 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.51% 97.10% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 475 524 565
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -9 30 £27,500 -15.38% 1
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 78 (100.00%) PHP
2 54 (69.23%) MySQL
3 49 (62.82%) HTML
4 44 (56.41%) Zend
5 43 (55.13%) OO
6 42 (53.85%) JavaScript
7 41 (52.56%) CSS
8 35 (44.87%) OO PHP
9 33 (42.31%) MVC
10 24 (30.77%) Symfony
11 23 (29.49%) CodeIgniter
11 23 (29.49%) SQL
12 18 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (23.08%) HTML5
13 17 (21.79%) jQuery
14 15 (19.23%) Yii
15 13 (16.67%) TDD
15 13 (16.67%) Linux
16 12 (15.38%) E-Commerce
17 10 (12.82%) Ajax
17 10 (12.82%) Magento
17 10 (12.82%) PHP5
18 9 (11.54%) Progressive Enhancement
18 9 (11.54%) Software Engineering
19 8 (10.26%) Subversion
19 8 (10.26%) Web Development
19 8 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
19 8 (10.26%) OOP
19 8 (10.26%) STL
19 8 (10.26%) C++

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (8.97%) Apache
2 2 (2.56%) WordPress
3 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.28%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (69.23%) MySQL
2 8 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Subversion
2 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.28%) Log4j
3 1 (1.28%) JIRA
3 1 (1.28%) Maven
3 1 (1.28%) Ant
3 1 (1.28%) JUnit
General
1 4 (5.13%) Retail
2 2 (2.56%) Marketing
2 2 (2.56%) Games
3 1 (1.28%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (62.82%) HTML
2 41 (52.56%) CSS
3 24 (30.77%) Symfony
4 23 (29.49%) CodeIgniter
5 18 (23.08%) HTML5
6 17 (21.79%) jQuery
7 15 (19.23%) Yii
8 10 (12.82%) Ajax
9 8 (10.26%) STL
9 8 (10.26%) Zend Framework
10 6 (7.69%) CakePHP
11 5 (6.41%) Laravel
12 3 (3.85%) Web Services
12 3 (3.85%) CSS3
13 2 (2.56%) REST
13 2 (2.56%) SOAP
13 2 (2.56%) XHTML
13 2 (2.56%) LAMP
14 1 (1.28%) Hibernate
14 1 (1.28%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.85%) Open Source
1 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.28%) UNIX
2 1 (1.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (55.13%) OO
2 35 (44.87%) OO PHP
3 33 (42.31%) MVC
4 18 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (16.67%) TDD
6 12 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 9 (11.54%) Progressive Enhancement
7 9 (11.54%) Software Engineering
8 8 (10.26%) Web Development
8 8 (10.26%) OOP
8 8 (10.26%) Refactoring
9 7 (8.97%) Automated Testing
10 6 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.41%) Software Testing
11 5 (6.41%) Migration
12 2 (2.56%) Online Marketing
13 1 (1.28%) Scrum
13 1 (1.28%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) PHP
2 42 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 23 (29.49%) SQL
4 10 (12.82%) PHP5
5 8 (10.26%) C++
6 1 (1.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
1 3 (3.85%) MySQL Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 44 (56.41%) Zend
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle
Liverpool
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