The first table below looks at the demand for Magento skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Magento over the 3 months to 28 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 of the Business Applications category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Magento
Rank 126 199 171
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -28
Permanent jobs citing Magento 131 49 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.83% 0.68% 1.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 18.96% 6.75% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 105 42 74
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £23,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
Business Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
691 726 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.67% 10.02% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 551 604 626
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £59,850
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Magento
England

Magento
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Magento across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Magento Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Magento
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Magento Salary Trend in the North West

Magento
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Magento across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Magento Salary Histogram in the North West

Magento
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Magento within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Manchester +61 95 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Cheshire -5 16 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Merseyside -4 13 £32,500 +12.06% 1
Lancashire +1 7 £24,000 -17.24% 4
Magento
England

Magento
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Magento 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 Magento.

1 220 (88.00%) PHP
2 177 (70.80%) HTML
3 168 (67.20%) CSS
4 162 (64.80%) E-Commerce
5 145 (58.00%) MySQL
6 142 (56.80%) JavaScript
7 101 (40.40%) WordPress
8 89 (35.60%) jQuery
9 87 (34.80%) Zend
10 69 (27.60%) MVC
11 62 (24.80%) Marketing
12 61 (24.40%) CMS
12 61 (24.40%) HTML5
13 60 (24.00%) OO
14 51 (20.40%) OOP
15 48 (19.20%) SEO
16 47 (18.80%) Degree
17 46 (18.40%) Drupal
18 44 (17.60%) Linux
19 40 (16.00%) PHP5
20 37 (14.80%) SQL
21 36 (14.40%) CSS3
22 33 (13.20%) Photoshop
23 32 (12.80%) XHTML
24 31 (12.40%) Computer Science
25 30 (12.00%) Web Development
26 28 (11.20%) Retail
27 26 (10.40%) Pay per click
28 25 (10.00%) Subversion
28 25 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design

Magento
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Magento 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 Magento. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 101 (40.40%) WordPress
2 61 (24.40%) CMS
3 46 (18.40%) Drupal
4 7 (2.80%) Apache
5 5 (2.00%) ExpressionEngine
5 5 (2.00%) Facebook Platform
6 4 (1.60%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.60%) Sitefinity
6 4 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.20%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.80%) Node.js
Applications
1 33 (13.20%) Photoshop
2 20 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.40%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.40%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.60%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.80%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.40%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.60%) SSL
2 3 (1.20%) HTTP
2 3 (1.20%) DNS
3 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (58.00%) MySQL
2 22 (8.80%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (10.00%) Subversion
2 21 (8.40%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.40%) Mercurial
4 3 (1.20%) Sublime Text
5 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.40%) JIRA
General
1 62 (24.80%) Marketing
2 28 (11.20%) Retail
3 24 (9.60%) Finance
4 7 (2.80%) Games
5 4 (1.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 215 (86.00%) Developer
2 115 (46.00%) PHP Developer
3 84 (33.60%) Magento Developer
4 49 (19.60%) Web Developer
5 39 (15.60%) PHP Magento Developer
6 29 (11.60%) Front-End Developer
7 21 (8.40%) Senior Developer
8 16 (6.40%) E-Commerce Manager
9 14 (5.60%) PHP Web Developer
10 11 (4.40%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 10 (4.00%) Front-End Web Developer
11 10 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
12 7 (2.80%) Senior Magento Developer
12 7 (2.80%) Software Developer
12 7 (2.80%) Project Manager
13 6 (2.40%) Web Designer
13 6 (2.40%) Senior Web Developer
13 6 (2.40%) Lead Developer
13 6 (2.40%) PHP Drupal Developer
13 6 (2.40%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (70.80%) HTML
2 168 (67.20%) CSS
3 89 (35.60%) jQuery
4 61 (24.40%) HTML5
5 36 (14.40%) CSS3
6 32 (12.80%) XHTML
7 16 (6.40%) Symfony
7 16 (6.40%) .NET
8 15 (6.00%) Ajax
9 14 (5.60%) SOAP
10 12 (4.80%) CodeIgniter
10 12 (4.80%) CakePHP
11 9 (3.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (2.80%) REST
12 7 (2.80%) LAMP
13 6 (2.40%) Zend Framework
13 6 (2.40%) XML
13 6 (2.40%) Sass
14 5 (2.00%) Laravel
15 4 (1.60%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.40%) Computer Science
2 16 (6.40%) Open Source
3 11 (4.40%) Social Media
4 7 (2.80%) W3C
5 4 (1.60%) NHS
6 3 (1.20%) Xbox
6 3 (1.20%) iPhone
6 3 (1.20%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.80%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.80%) Blog
8 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.40%) EPoS
8 1 (0.40%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 44 (17.60%) Linux
2 14 (5.60%) Apple iOS
3 10 (4.00%) Android
4 9 (3.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (64.80%) E-Commerce
2 69 (27.60%) MVC
3 60 (24.00%) OO
4 51 (20.40%) OOP
5 48 (19.20%) SEO
6 30 (12.00%) Web Development
7 26 (10.40%) Pay per click
8 25 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 25 (10.00%) OO PHP
9 24 (9.60%) Content Management
10 23 (9.20%) Online Marketing
11 21 (8.40%) Analytics
12 17 (6.80%) Web Design
12 17 (6.80%) Web Analytics
12 17 (6.80%) Digital Marketing
13 16 (6.40%) Strategic Planning
13 16 (6.40%) Project Management
14 14 (5.60%) Customer Engagement
14 14 (5.60%) Enterprise Content Management
15 7 (2.80%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 220 (88.00%) PHP
2 142 (56.80%) JavaScript
3 40 (16.00%) PHP5
4 37 (14.80%) SQL
5 19 (7.60%) Java
6 16 (6.40%) C#
7 12 (4.80%) Perl
7 12 (4.80%) Python
7 12 (4.80%) Ruby
8 7 (2.80%) PHP4
9 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 47 (18.80%) Degree
2 6 (2.40%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.80%) MySQL Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 87 (34.80%) Zend
2 15 (6.00%) Adobe
2 15 (6.00%) Oracle
3 9 (3.60%) Sitecore
4 6 (2.40%) Google
4 6 (2.40%) Facebook
4 6 (2.40%) Twitter
5 4 (1.60%) Sun
5 4 (1.60%) Sage
5 4 (1.60%) F5
6 3 (1.20%) Intel
6 3 (1.20%) Sony
7 1 (0.40%) Tealeaf
7 1 (0.40%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.40%) SAP
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft
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