The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 29 47 30
Rank change year-on-year +18 -17  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 23 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 5.76% 2.30% 6.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.17% 2.32% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 27
Median salary £41,250 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.45% +10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,550 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £56,500 £41,000
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 373 388 400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 93.48% 98.98% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 294 310 319
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £25,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Liverpool

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 34 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (64.71%) MySQL
3 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (41.18%) HTML
4 14 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (38.24%) Microservices
5 13 (38.24%) Node.js
5 13 (38.24%) CSS
5 13 (38.24%) OOP
6 12 (35.29%) LAMP
7 11 (32.35%) MVC
7 11 (32.35%) Magento
8 10 (29.41%) Symfony
8 10 (29.41%) jQuery
8 10 (29.41%) Laravel
9 9 (26.47%) SDLC
9 9 (26.47%) SOLID
9 9 (26.47%) Open Source
9 9 (26.47%) Domain-Driven Design
9 9 (26.47%) RESTful
9 9 (26.47%) TDD
9 9 (26.47%) OO
10 8 (23.53%) Web Development
11 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
12 6 (17.65%) Drupal
12 6 (17.65%) Retail
12 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
12 6 (17.65%) Linux
12 6 (17.65%) CMS

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (17.65%) CMS
1 6 (17.65%) Drupal
2 3 (8.82%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Magento
2 1 (2.94%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (64.71%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
1 6 (17.65%) Retail
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
2 5 (14.71%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) HTML
2 13 (38.24%) CSS
2 13 (38.24%) Node.js
3 12 (35.29%) LAMP
4 10 (29.41%) jQuery
4 10 (29.41%) Laravel
4 10 (29.41%) Symfony
5 9 (26.47%) RESTful
6 4 (11.76%) .NET
6 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.88%) CakePHP
8 2 (5.88%) HTML5
8 2 (5.88%) REST
8 2 (5.88%) SOAP
8 2 (5.88%) Web Services
8 2 (5.88%) WebSockets
9 1 (2.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Hedge funds
3 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) CentOS
2 2 (5.88%) Debian
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) Microservices
2 13 (38.24%) OOP
3 11 (32.35%) MVC
4 9 (26.47%) Domain-Driven Design
4 9 (26.47%) OO
4 9 (26.47%) Open Source
4 9 (26.47%) SDLC
4 9 (26.47%) SOLID
4 9 (26.47%) TDD
5 8 (23.53%) Web Development
6 6 (17.65%) OOD
6 6 (17.65%) Project Management
6 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (11.76%) Scrum
8 4 (11.76%) Web Application Development
9 3 (8.82%) Data Analytics
9 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.82%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.88%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) Perl
3 2 (5.88%) PHP 5
4 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Zend
2 1 (2.94%) Facebook
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