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 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Zend
Rank 43 32 51
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing Zend 14 43 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.86% 6.61% 1.74%
As % of the Vendors category 5.76% 12.39% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 41 8
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £32,150
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
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
243 347 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 49.59% 53.30% 51.09%
Number of salaries quoted 177 297 190
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 5 May 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 -13 14 £36,250 -9.37%
Zend
North West

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) PHP
1 42 (100.00%) MySQL
2 31 (73.81%) Symfony
3 28 (66.67%) HTML
4 26 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 26 (61.90%) MVC
5 24 (57.14%) Yii
6 19 (45.24%) OO PHP
6 19 (45.24%) OO
7 17 (40.48%) E-Commerce
7 17 (40.48%) Finance
8 13 (30.95%) CSS
8 13 (30.95%) Magento
9 9 (21.43%) CodeIgniter
9 9 (21.43%) Web Development
10 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (19.05%) Laravel
11 7 (16.67%) Content Management
12 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
13 5 (11.90%) QA
13 5 (11.90%) CakePHP
13 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
13 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (11.90%) PHPUnit
13 5 (11.90%) Automated Testing
13 5 (11.90%) Web Design
13 5 (11.90%) OOD
14 4 (9.52%) Refactoring
14 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
15 3 (7.14%) Umbraco

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 3 (7.14%) Umbraco
1 3 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.90%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (92.86%) Developer
2 30 (71.43%) PHP Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Magento Developer
4 6 (14.29%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 6 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (73.81%) Symfony
2 28 (66.67%) HTML
3 24 (57.14%) Yii
4 13 (30.95%) CSS
5 9 (21.43%) CodeIgniter
6 8 (19.05%) Laravel
7 5 (11.90%) CakePHP
8 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
8 3 (7.14%) .NET
9 2 (4.76%) SOAP
9 2 (4.76%) Web Services
9 2 (4.76%) Zend Framework
9 2 (4.76%) REST
10 1 (2.38%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Open Source
3 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) MVC
2 19 (45.24%) OO PHP
2 19 (45.24%) OO
3 17 (40.48%) E-Commerce
4 9 (21.43%) Web Development
5 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (16.67%) Content Management
7 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.90%) Automated Testing
7 5 (11.90%) Web Design
7 5 (11.90%) OOD
8 4 (9.52%) Refactoring
9 3 (7.14%) OOP
10 1 (2.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.14%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft