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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zend
Rank 46 45 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Zend 17 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.82% 3.85% 1.12%
As % of the Vendors category 6.34% 7.44% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 6
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 £29,200 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
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
268 336 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 44.44% 51.69% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 225 302 309
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 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 19 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 +5 17 £34,000 +4.61%
Zend
North West

Zend
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 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 48 (100.00%) PHP
2 43 (89.58%) MySQL
3 26 (54.17%) OO
4 25 (52.08%) HTML
5 22 (45.83%) Symfony
6 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
7 19 (39.58%) OO PHP
8 18 (37.50%) CodeIgniter
9 17 (35.42%) Magento
9 17 (35.42%) MVC
9 17 (35.42%) CSS
10 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (29.17%) E-Commerce
12 13 (27.08%) SQL
12 13 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (20.83%) Yii
13 10 (20.83%) PHP5
13 10 (20.83%) Zend Framework
14 8 (16.67%) TDD
15 6 (12.50%) OOP
15 6 (12.50%) Refactoring
15 6 (12.50%) jQuery
16 5 (10.42%) CakePHP
16 5 (10.42%) Degree
16 5 (10.42%) HTML5
16 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
16 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
16 5 (10.42%) Automated Testing
16 5 (10.42%) Software Testing
16 5 (10.42%) Subversion

Zend
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 3 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.08%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (89.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Subversion
2 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) Maven
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
3 1 (2.08%) Ant
3 1 (2.08%) JUnit
3 1 (2.08%) Log4j
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (100.00%) Developer
2 40 (83.33%) PHP Developer
3 13 (27.08%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Magento Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.25%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 2 (4.17%) PHP Magento Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Lead PHP Developer
7 1 (2.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (52.08%) HTML
2 22 (45.83%) Symfony
3 18 (37.50%) CodeIgniter
4 17 (35.42%) CSS
5 10 (20.83%) Zend Framework
5 10 (20.83%) Yii
6 6 (12.50%) jQuery
7 5 (10.42%) HTML5
7 5 (10.42%) CakePHP
7 5 (10.42%) Laravel
7 5 (10.42%) Web Services
8 3 (6.25%) Ajax
9 2 (4.17%) LAMP
10 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
10 1 (2.08%) Spring
10 1 (2.08%) JSTL
10 1 (2.08%) Dojo
10 1 (2.08%) Apache Axis
10 1 (2.08%) XML
10 1 (2.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Open Source
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) UNIX
2 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) OO
2 19 (39.58%) OO PHP
3 17 (35.42%) MVC
4 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (29.17%) E-Commerce
6 8 (16.67%) TDD
7 6 (12.50%) OOP
7 6 (12.50%) Refactoring
8 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.42%) Automated Testing
8 5 (10.42%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.25%) Migration
10 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.08%) Web Application Development
11 1 (2.08%) Scrum
11 1 (2.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 13 (27.08%) SQL
4 10 (20.83%) PHP5
5 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) MySQL Certification
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle