The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 55 49 61
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 4 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.80% 3.80% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.49% 5.71% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 4
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% +1.56%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
PHP5
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
269 403 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 54.02% 66.50% 61.40%
Number of salaries quoted 226 361 294
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

PHP5
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Merseyside region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Merseyside

PHP5
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP5 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 2 March 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 -6 3 £38,500 +18.46% 1
St Helens - 1 £30,000 -
PHP5
North West

PHP5
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing PHP5 also 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 that cited PHP5.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Symfony
3 2 (50.00%) Zend
3 2 (50.00%) Zend Framework
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Yii
4 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (25.00%) WordPress
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) XML

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing PHP5 also 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 that cited PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Symfony
2 2 (50.00%) Zend Framework
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Yii
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Zend
Liverpool
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 17 days ago