Period
to 17 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Laravel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Laravel over the 6 months to 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 128 150
Rank change year-on-year -18 +22 -
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 41 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.22% 0.74% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.92% 1.83% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 14
Cheshire median annual salary £31,250 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.47% +41.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £45,875 £47,500 £45,125
North West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

Laravel is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,403 875 1,102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 41.71% 40.51% 38.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,084 790 973
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £23,100
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Laravel
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Laravel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Laravel in Cheshire

Laravel
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Laravel in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Laravel in Cheshire

Laravel
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Laravel in Cheshire over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Laravel in Cheshire

Laravel
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Laravel within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +2 8 £45,000 +80.00%
Northwich - 6 £35,000 - 3
Alderley Edge - 3 £29,000 -
Chester -20 2 £35,000 -17.65% 12
Knutsford - 2 £35,000 -
Macclesfield -6 1 £32,500 +12.07%
Crewe -6 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Wilmslow - 1 - -
Laravel
North West

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, IT jobs citing Laravel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Laravel.

1 40 (97.56%) PHP
2 37 (90.24%) MySQL
3 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (73.17%) HTML
5 29 (70.73%) JavaScript
6 28 (68.29%) CSS
7 26 (63.41%) MVC
8 22 (53.66%) OO
8 22 (53.66%) REST
9 20 (48.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 20 (48.78%) Linux
9 20 (48.78%) SQL
9 20 (48.78%) jQuery
10 19 (46.34%) Amazon AWS
11 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
11 18 (43.90%) Web Services
11 18 (43.90%) Linux Command Line
12 17 (41.46%) Unix
12 17 (41.46%) PHPUnit
12 17 (41.46%) MongoDB
12 17 (41.46%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (39.02%) Dependency Injection
13 16 (39.02%) RabbitMQ
13 16 (39.02%) Test Automation
13 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
13 16 (39.02%) DigitalOcean
13 16 (39.02%) New Relic
13 16 (39.02%) Process Improvement
13 16 (39.02%) GitHub
13 16 (39.02%) Collaborative Working

Laravel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 19 (46.34%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (39.02%) DigitalOcean
2 16 (39.02%) GitHub
3 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (90.24%) MySQL
2 17 (41.46%) MongoDB
3 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
2 17 (41.46%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.88%) JIRA
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (4.88%) Automotive
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (97.56%) Developer
2 38 (92.68%) PHP Developer
3 17 (41.46%) MySQL Developer
3 17 (41.46%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 16 (39.02%) MongoDB Developer
5 11 (26.83%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 6 (14.63%) Software Developer
7 4 (9.76%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 3 (7.32%) HTML Developer
9 2 (4.88%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (4.88%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Symfony Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 1 (2.44%) OO PHP Developer
10 1 (2.44%) PHP Zend Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (73.17%) HTML
2 28 (68.29%) CSS
3 22 (53.66%) REST
4 20 (48.78%) jQuery
4 20 (48.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 18 (43.90%) Web Services
6 16 (39.02%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (17.07%) Symfony
8 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
8 4 (9.76%) CodeIgniter
8 4 (9.76%) React
9 3 (7.32%) Sass
9 3 (7.32%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 3 (7.32%) XML
10 2 (4.88%) Ajax
10 2 (4.88%) HTML5
10 2 (4.88%) JSON
10 2 (4.88%) React Native
11 1 (2.44%) Doctrine
11 1 (2.44%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Linux
2 17 (41.46%) Unix
3 2 (4.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.44%) Android
4 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (63.41%) MVC
3 22 (53.66%) OO
4 17 (41.46%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (39.02%) Collaborative Working
5 16 (39.02%) Dependency Injection
5 16 (39.02%) Process Improvement
5 16 (39.02%) Test Automation
6 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
7 6 (14.63%) DevOps
7 6 (14.63%) OOP
8 4 (9.76%) OO PHP
9 3 (7.32%) Scrum
9 3 (7.32%) TDD
9 3 (7.32%) Web Development
10 2 (4.88%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (4.88%) Microservices
10 2 (4.88%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.44%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) PHP
2 29 (70.73%) JavaScript
3 20 (48.78%) SQL
4 3 (7.32%) PHP 7
5 2 (4.88%) PHP 5
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) New Relic
2 6 (14.63%) Zend
3 1 (2.44%) Atlassian