The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP Developer
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 51 27
Rank change year-on-year +40 -24  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 48 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 12.73% 1.71% 6.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.83% 1.75% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 44 7 25
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 347 400 388
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 92.04% 97.56% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 258 321 283
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Liverpool

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Liverpool.

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Liverpool

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Liverpool over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Liverpool

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 71 (100.00%) PHP
2 48 (67.61%) MySQL
3 40 (56.34%) JavaScript
3 40 (56.34%) Laravel
4 37 (52.11%) MVC
5 34 (47.89%) HTML
5 34 (47.89%) CSS
6 28 (39.44%) Finance
7 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (36.62%) TDD
9 23 (32.39%) SOAP
9 23 (32.39%) Symfony
9 23 (32.39%) REST
10 21 (29.58%) OO
11 20 (28.17%) OOP
12 19 (26.76%) Banking
12 19 (26.76%) Zend
12 19 (26.76%) HTML5
12 19 (26.76%) CSS3
13 17 (23.94%) Microservices
13 17 (23.94%) Retail
14 15 (21.13%) CakePHP
14 15 (21.13%) Git (software)
15 14 (19.72%) Selenium
15 14 (19.72%) WebDriver
15 14 (19.72%) jQuery
15 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
15 14 (19.72%) Node.js
15 14 (19.72%) Functional Testing
15 14 (19.72%) API Development

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 13 (18.31%) CMS
2 10 (14.08%) Drupal
3 1 (1.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.04%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (7.04%) Amazon S3
2 5 (7.04%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (7.04%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (67.61%) MySQL
2 6 (8.45%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (7.04%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Git (software)
2 14 (19.72%) Selenium
2 14 (19.72%) Selenium IDE
2 14 (19.72%) WebDriver
3 5 (7.04%) PHPUnit
4 4 (5.63%) Subversion
5 2 (2.82%) Bower
General
1 28 (39.44%) Finance
2 19 (26.76%) Banking
3 17 (23.94%) Retail
4 5 (7.04%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (56.34%) Laravel
2 34 (47.89%) CSS
2 34 (47.89%) HTML
3 23 (32.39%) REST
3 23 (32.39%) SOAP
3 23 (32.39%) Symfony
4 19 (26.76%) CSS3
4 19 (26.76%) HTML5
5 15 (21.13%) CakePHP
6 14 (19.72%) jQuery
6 14 (19.72%) Node.js
7 10 (14.08%) LAMP
8 9 (12.68%) RESTful
9 7 (9.86%) AngularJS
10 5 (7.04%) Silex
10 5 (7.04%) Web Services
11 4 (5.63%) .NET
11 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
12 1 (1.41%) CodeIgniter
12 1 (1.41%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) Hedge funds
3 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.23%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.41%) Blog
5 1 (1.41%) Fintech
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.11%) MVC
2 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (36.62%) TDD
4 21 (29.58%) OO
5 20 (28.17%) OOP
6 17 (23.94%) Microservices
7 14 (19.72%) API Development
7 14 (19.72%) Functional Testing
7 14 (19.72%) OO PHP
7 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
8 12 (16.90%) SOLID
9 11 (15.49%) OOD
10 9 (12.68%) Domain-Driven Design
10 9 (12.68%) Open Source
10 9 (12.68%) SDLC
11 6 (8.45%) Project Management
11 6 (8.45%) Web Development
12 5 (7.04%) E-Commerce
12 5 (7.04%) Requirements Analysis
13 3 (4.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) PHP
2 40 (56.34%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.68%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Zend
2 1 (1.41%) Facebook
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