The first table below looks at the demand for Symfony 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 Symfony over the 3 months to 25 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 189 186 229
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +43
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 56 59 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.79% 0.81% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% 1.71% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 53 55 8
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £29,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3134 3446 3523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.04% 47.48% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2638 3070 3239
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Symfony
England

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symfony across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Symfony Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Symfony
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Symfony Salary Trend in the North West

Symfony
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symfony across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Symfony Salary Histogram in the North West

Symfony
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 Symfony within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 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 +1 31 £32,500 -0.76% 6
Merseyside -13 15 £35,000 +7.69%
Cheshire -1 9 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Lancashire -4 1 £32,500 +6.55% 1
Symfony
England

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Symfony 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 Symfony.

1 105 (92.11%) PHP
2 83 (72.81%) CSS
3 81 (71.05%) HTML
4 80 (70.18%) JavaScript
5 78 (68.42%) MySQL
6 68 (59.65%) jQuery
7 62 (54.39%) Zend
7 62 (54.39%) MVC
8 55 (48.25%) OO
9 46 (40.35%) Git (software)
10 38 (33.33%) Linux
11 37 (32.46%) OO PHP
12 34 (29.82%) CodeIgniter
13 31 (27.19%) PHP5
14 27 (23.68%) HTML5
14 27 (23.68%) OOP
14 27 (23.68%) Automated Testing
15 25 (21.93%) TDD
16 24 (21.05%) Apache
17 22 (19.30%) Laravel
18 21 (18.42%) E-Commerce
19 20 (17.54%) SQL
20 18 (15.79%) CakePHP
20 18 (15.79%) Marketing
21 17 (14.91%) CSS3
22 16 (14.04%) Magento
23 14 (12.28%) Software Engineering
24 13 (11.40%) Subversion
25 12 (10.53%) Finance
25 12 (10.53%) Agile Software Development

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Symfony 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 Symfony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (21.05%) Apache
2 11 (9.65%) Apache Solr
3 5 (4.39%) CMS
3 5 (4.39%) WordPress
4 4 (3.51%) Drupal
5 2 (1.75%) nginx
6 1 (0.88%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.88%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 16 (14.04%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.02%) HTTP
2 5 (4.39%) Internet
2 5 (4.39%) AMQP
3 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (68.42%) MySQL
2 6 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (40.35%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.40%) Subversion
3 11 (9.65%) JIRA
4 9 (7.89%) Selenium
4 9 (7.89%) Bower
5 6 (5.26%) Mercurial
6 5 (4.39%) PHPUnit
General
1 18 (15.79%) Marketing
2 12 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (1.75%) Games
3 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Back Office
4 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 106 (92.98%) Developer
2 78 (68.42%) PHP Developer
3 18 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 14 (12.28%) Senior PHP Developer
5 12 (10.53%) Web Developer
5 12 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
6 10 (8.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 9 (7.89%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 8 (7.02%) Lead Developer
9 6 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.51%) Lead PHP Developer
11 4 (3.51%) Development Manager
11 4 (3.51%) Development Team Manager
12 3 (2.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 3 (2.63%) Magento Developer
12 3 (2.63%) Web Applications Developer
12 3 (2.63%) Applications Developer
13 2 (1.75%) Senior Web Developer
13 2 (1.75%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (72.81%) CSS
2 81 (71.05%) HTML
3 68 (59.65%) jQuery
4 34 (29.82%) CodeIgniter
5 27 (23.68%) HTML5
6 22 (19.30%) Laravel
7 18 (15.79%) CakePHP
8 17 (14.91%) CSS3
9 12 (10.53%) Yii
10 11 (9.65%) XHTML
11 10 (8.77%) Google Maps API
11 10 (8.77%) AngularJS
11 10 (8.77%) Sass
11 10 (8.77%) LESS
12 9 (7.89%) Backbone.js
12 9 (7.89%) LAMP
12 9 (7.89%) Zend Framework
13 8 (7.02%) SOAP
14 7 (6.14%) RESTful
15 6 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.53%) Open Source
2 11 (9.65%) Xbox
3 9 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.89%) Visualisation
3 9 (7.89%) W3C
4 8 (7.02%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.51%) Statistics
5 4 (3.51%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.75%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.88%) Social Media
7 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 38 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
2 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (54.39%) MVC
2 55 (48.25%) OO
3 37 (32.46%) OO PHP
4 27 (23.68%) OOP
4 27 (23.68%) Automated Testing
5 25 (21.93%) TDD
6 21 (18.42%) E-Commerce
7 14 (12.28%) Software Engineering
8 12 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (9.65%) Project Management
10 10 (8.77%) Unit Testing
10 10 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (7.02%) Refactoring
11 8 (7.02%) Scrum
12 7 (6.14%) Digital Marketing
13 6 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
13 6 (5.26%) SEO
14 5 (4.39%) Migration
14 5 (4.39%) Software Testing
14 5 (4.39%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 105 (92.11%) PHP
2 80 (70.18%) JavaScript
3 31 (27.19%) PHP5
4 20 (17.54%) SQL
5 6 (5.26%) Java
6 3 (2.63%) PowerHouse
6 3 (2.63%) PHP4
7 1 (0.88%) Ruby
7 1 (0.88%) Python
7 1 (0.88%) C#
7 1 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (3.51%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) MySQL Certification
Vendors
1 62 (54.39%) Zend
2 10 (8.77%) Google
3 8 (7.02%) Oracle
4 1 (0.88%) Percona
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