The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 31 28 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs citing PHP 23 34 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.56% 6.87% 14.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.23% 13.65% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 88
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
PHP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
188 249 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 45.41% 50.30% 59.30%
Number of salaries quoted 144 200 357
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,150 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

PHP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

PHP Salary Trend in Merseyside

PHP
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Merseyside

PHP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -4 19 £35,000 - 13
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for PHP.

1 33 (64.71%) JavaScript
1 33 (64.71%) MySQL
2 30 (58.82%) HTML
3 27 (52.94%) CSS
4 23 (45.10%) jQuery
5 19 (37.25%) Linux
6 15 (29.41%) Java
6 15 (29.41%) SQL
6 15 (29.41%) HTML5
7 13 (25.49%) Web Development
8 12 (23.53%) JSON
8 12 (23.53%) E-Commerce
9 11 (21.57%) Subversion
9 11 (21.57%) User Experience
10 10 (19.61%) CSS3
10 10 (19.61%) Ruby
10 10 (19.61%) Symfony
10 10 (19.61%) Web Services
10 10 (19.61%) MVC
11 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
11 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
11 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (15.69%) Apache
12 8 (15.69%) Python
12 8 (15.69%) XML
12 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
12 8 (15.69%) nginx
12 8 (15.69%) REST
13 7 (13.73%) Apple iOS
13 7 (13.73%) Puppet

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.69%) Apache
1 8 (15.69%) nginx
2 4 (7.84%) Node.js
3 1 (1.96%) Drupal
3 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (5.88%) Magento
3 1 (1.96%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) MRTG
2 3 (5.88%) PuTTY
2 3 (5.88%) WinSCP
3 1 (1.96%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) NAS
3 1 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (64.71%) MySQL
2 5 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Subversion
2 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.76%) Cucumber
3 6 (11.76%) JIRA
3 6 (11.76%) Selenium
3 6 (11.76%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.88%) Ant
4 3 (5.88%) JMeter
4 3 (5.88%) Mercurial
4 3 (5.88%) Selenium IDE
4 3 (5.88%) TortoiseSVN
4 3 (5.88%) WATIR
5 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.96%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.96%) Xdebug
General
1 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.73%) Marketing
3 6 (11.76%) Finance
4 5 (9.80%) Electronics
4 5 (9.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.92%) Retail
6 1 (1.96%) Advertising
6 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (64.71%) Developer
2 20 (39.22%) PHP Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Administrator
3 7 (13.73%) Android Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (11.76%) Applications Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Linux Support
5 5 (9.80%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (7.84%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (7.84%) HTML Developer
6 4 (7.84%) IT Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) IT Support
6 4 (7.84%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (7.84%) MySQL Developer
6 4 (7.84%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (7.84%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.88%) PHP Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (58.82%) HTML
2 27 (52.94%) CSS
3 23 (45.10%) jQuery
4 15 (29.41%) HTML5
5 12 (23.53%) JSON
6 10 (19.61%) CSS3
6 10 (19.61%) Symfony
6 10 (19.61%) Web Services
7 8 (15.69%) REST
7 8 (15.69%) XML
8 6 (11.76%) .NET
8 6 (11.76%) Ajax
8 6 (11.76%) SOAP
9 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
9 5 (9.80%) LAPP Stack
10 4 (7.84%) LAMP
10 4 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
11 3 (5.88%) Silex
11 3 (5.88%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) User Experience
2 6 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.84%) iPad
5 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.88%) e-Learning
5 3 (5.88%) Streaming Media
6 2 (3.92%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 19 (37.25%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) Android
2 7 (13.73%) Apple iOS
2 7 (13.73%) Windows
3 6 (11.76%) CentOS
3 6 (11.76%) Debian
4 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.88%) Unix
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Web Development
2 12 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 10 (19.61%) MVC
4 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
5 7 (13.73%) Android Development
6 6 (11.76%) Automated Testing
6 6 (11.76%) Front End Development
6 6 (11.76%) ITIL
6 6 (11.76%) OO
6 6 (11.76%) OOP
7 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.80%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (9.80%) Problem Management
7 5 (9.80%) Programme Management
8 4 (7.84%) CRM
8 4 (7.84%) Data Management
8 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.84%) TDD
9 3 (5.88%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 15 (29.41%) Java
2 15 (29.41%) SQL
3 10 (19.61%) Ruby
4 8 (15.69%) Python
5 7 (13.73%) Bash Shell
5 7 (13.73%) C#
5 7 (13.73%) Objective-C
5 7 (13.73%) Perl
6 4 (7.84%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.96%) C++
7 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 6 (11.76%) Varnish
3 5 (9.80%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Puppet
2 6 (11.76%) Munin
2 6 (11.76%) Nagios
3 5 (9.80%) Zenoss
4 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.96%) Cacti
5 1 (1.96%) Piwik
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Citrix
1 7 (13.73%) VMware
2 6 (11.76%) Cisco
2 6 (11.76%) F5
2 6 (11.76%) HP
3 5 (9.80%) SaltStack
3 5 (9.80%) SAP
3 5 (9.80%) Zend
4 2 (3.92%) Adobe
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.96%) Twitter
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Home Working + Benefits
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + pension + flextime
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Salary: £17000 - £28000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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