The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Zend products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Zend over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Zend Technologies Ltd.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend
Rank 50 42 70
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +28
Permanent jobs citing Zend 10 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.75% 4.10% 0.99%
As % of the Vendors category 4.12% 7.72% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 5
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Zend
North West

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

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
243 337 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.63% 53.15% 51.40%
Number of salaries quoted 203 300 299
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £35,805
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Zend
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Zend Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Zend
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Zend Salary Trend in Merseyside

Zend
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Zend across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Zend Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Zend
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Zend within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 September 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 -2 10 £34,000 +4.61%
Zend
North West

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Zend 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 Zend.

1 43 (100.00%) PHP
2 38 (88.37%) MySQL
3 24 (55.81%) OO
4 23 (53.49%) HTML
5 21 (48.84%) Symfony
6 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
7 17 (39.53%) OO PHP
8 16 (37.21%) MVC
8 16 (37.21%) CodeIgniter
8 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (34.88%) Magento
9 15 (34.88%) CSS
10 13 (30.23%) SQL
11 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
11 12 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (23.26%) PHP5
12 10 (23.26%) Zend Framework
13 8 (18.60%) Yii
14 7 (16.28%) TDD
15 6 (13.95%) OOP
16 5 (11.63%) Automated Testing
16 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
16 5 (11.63%) Refactoring
16 5 (11.63%) CakePHP
16 5 (11.63%) HTML5
16 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
16 5 (11.63%) Web Services
16 5 (11.63%) Laravel
17 4 (9.30%) VirtualBox
17 4 (9.30%) jQuery

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Zend 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 Zend. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.33%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (88.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Subversion
2 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Ant
3 1 (2.33%) JUnit
3 1 (2.33%) Log4j
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
1 2 (4.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (100.00%) Developer
2 37 (86.05%) PHP Developer
3 12 (27.91%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Magento Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.98%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 2 (4.65%) PHP Magento Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Lead PHP Developer
7 1 (2.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (53.49%) HTML
2 21 (48.84%) Symfony
3 16 (37.21%) CodeIgniter
4 15 (34.88%) CSS
5 10 (23.26%) Zend Framework
6 8 (18.60%) Yii
7 5 (11.63%) Laravel
7 5 (11.63%) CakePHP
7 5 (11.63%) HTML5
7 5 (11.63%) Web Services
8 4 (9.30%) jQuery
9 2 (4.65%) LAMP
9 2 (4.65%) Ajax
10 1 (2.33%) JSTL
10 1 (2.33%) Dojo
10 1 (2.33%) Apache Axis
10 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
10 1 (2.33%) Spring
10 1 (2.33%) XML
10 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Open Source
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) UNIX
2 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) OO
2 17 (39.53%) OO PHP
3 16 (37.21%) MVC
3 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
5 7 (16.28%) TDD
6 6 (13.95%) OOP
7 5 (11.63%) Refactoring
7 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.63%) Automated Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Migration
9 1 (2.33%) Scrum
9 1 (2.33%) Web Development
9 1 (2.33%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) PHP
2 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.23%) SQL
4 10 (23.26%) PHP5
5 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL Certification
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle