The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 62 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 1 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.19% 0.42% 2.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 0.75% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 17
Average salary £33,500 £38,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.98% +24.19%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
PHP 5
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
285 268 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 53.37% 55.95% 66.50%
Number of salaries quoted 226 225 366
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP 5 Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

PHP 5
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the Merseyside region.

PHP 5 Salary Trend in Merseyside

PHP 5
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 5 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 -3 1 £33,500 -12.98% 2
PHP 5
North West

PHP 5
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing PHP 5 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 PHP 5.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) Yii
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter

PHP 5
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing PHP 5 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 PHP 5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Yii
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter
1 1 (100.00%) Zend