The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior PHP Developer
Rank 66 54 73
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 1 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.16% 2.07% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 2.13% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 3
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
609 610 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.31% 97.29% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 508 530 590
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior PHP Developer
North West

Senior PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer in the job title across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Senior PHP Developer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -8 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Senior PHP Developer
North West

Senior PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) PHP
1 12 (100.00%) MySQL
2 10 (83.33%) Web Development
3 8 (66.67%) Zend
4 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (50.00%) MySQL Certification
4 6 (50.00%) Degree
4 6 (50.00%) Open Source
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (16.67%) SOAP
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) LAMP
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) REST
6 2 (16.67%) Symfony
7 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
7 1 (8.33%) Yii
7 1 (8.33%) Ajax
7 1 (8.33%) JSTL
7 1 (8.33%) JIRA
7 1 (8.33%) Magento
7 1 (8.33%) Dojo
7 1 (8.33%) Apache Axis
7 1 (8.33%) GWT
7 1 (8.33%) PHP5
7 1 (8.33%) jQuery
7 1 (8.33%) Jetty
7 1 (8.33%) Log4j

Senior PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Jetty
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Log4j
1 1 (8.33%) Ant
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) SOAP
2 2 (16.67%) LAMP
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) Symfony
3 1 (8.33%) Yii
3 1 (8.33%) Ajax
3 1 (8.33%) JSTL
3 1 (8.33%) Dojo
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Axis
3 1 (8.33%) GWT
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) Flash
3 1 (8.33%) JAXB
3 1 (8.33%) Struts
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Web Development
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP5
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL Certification
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Zend