The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior PHP Developer
Rank - 55 72
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 0 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 2.13% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.19% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 2
Average salary - £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.79%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Senior 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
598 593 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.32% 97.05% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 487 517 565
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 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) Web Development
3 5 (55.56%) Zend
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (44.44%) MySQL Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) LAMP
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) Ant
6 1 (11.11%) JUnit
6 1 (11.11%) JDBC
6 1 (11.11%) JSP
6 1 (11.11%) Servlets
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) Struts
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) XSLT
6 1 (11.11%) UNIX
6 1 (11.11%) Solaris
6 1 (11.11%) Apache
6 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 1 (11.11%) Flash

Senior PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Log4j
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) JSTL
2 1 (11.11%) Dojo
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Axis
2 1 (11.11%) Symfony
2 1 (11.11%) GWT
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) JDBC
2 1 (11.11%) JSP
2 1 (11.11%) Servlets
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Struts
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
1 4 (44.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Zend