The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 38 21
Rank change year-on-year +31 -17  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 60 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 15.67% 4.00% 8.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.43% 8.89% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 54 14 33
Median salary £45,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.71% -  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 227 180 210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 59.27% 45.00% 49.88%
Number of salaries quoted 170 141 174
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing PHP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Liverpool

PHP
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for PHP in Liverpool

PHP
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Liverpool over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for PHP.

1 58 (61.70%) JavaScript
2 54 (57.45%) MySQL
3 52 (55.32%) HTML
4 51 (54.26%) CSS
5 44 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (42.55%) Laravel
7 36 (38.30%) MVC
8 33 (35.11%) OO
9 32 (34.04%) HTML5
10 31 (32.98%) CSS3
10 31 (32.98%) Finance
11 25 (26.60%) Node.js
11 25 (26.60%) Symfony
12 24 (25.53%) REST
12 24 (25.53%) TDD
12 24 (25.53%) SOAP
13 20 (21.28%) OOP
14 19 (20.21%) Banking
15 18 (19.15%) AngularJS
15 18 (19.15%) Zend
16 17 (18.09%) jQuery
16 17 (18.09%) Microservices
16 17 (18.09%) Retail
17 16 (17.02%) Magento
18 15 (15.96%) Git (software)
19 14 (14.89%) Front End Development
19 14 (14.89%) OO PHP
19 14 (14.89%) Software Engineering
19 14 (14.89%) LAMP
19 14 (14.89%) SQL

PHP
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 (13.83%) CMS
2 9 (9.57%) Drupal
3 3 (3.19%) WordPress
4 2 (2.13%) Apache
5 1 (1.06%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Magento
2 1 (1.06%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.32%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (5.32%) Amazon S3
2 5 (5.32%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (5.32%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) FTP
2 1 (1.06%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (57.45%) MySQL
2 6 (6.38%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (5.32%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (5.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (15.96%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.77%) Selenium
2 12 (12.77%) Selenium IDE
2 12 (12.77%) WebDriver
3 5 (5.32%) PHPUnit
4 4 (4.26%) Subversion
5 2 (2.13%) Bower
General
1 31 (32.98%) Finance
2 19 (20.21%) Banking
3 17 (18.09%) Retail
4 5 (5.32%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 84 (89.36%) Developer
2 68 (72.34%) PHP Developer
3 14 (14.89%) MySQL Developer
3 14 (14.89%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 12 (12.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (12.77%) Senior Developer
4 12 (12.77%) Senior PHP Developer
5 8 (8.51%) Junior
5 8 (8.51%) Junior Developer
6 6 (6.38%) Agile Developer
6 6 (6.38%) Lead Developer
6 6 (6.38%) Lead PHP Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Junior PHP Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Magento Developer
8 4 (4.26%) PHP Magento Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Drupal Developer
9 3 (3.19%) LAMP Developer
9 3 (3.19%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 3 (3.19%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (55.32%) HTML
2 51 (54.26%) CSS
3 40 (42.55%) Laravel
4 32 (34.04%) HTML5
5 31 (32.98%) CSS3
6 25 (26.60%) Node.js
6 25 (26.60%) Symfony
7 24 (25.53%) REST
7 24 (25.53%) SOAP
8 18 (19.15%) AngularJS
9 17 (18.09%) jQuery
10 14 (14.89%) LAMP
11 13 (13.83%) CakePHP
12 12 (12.77%) Semantic HTML
13 9 (9.57%) RESTful
14 7 (7.45%) .NET
15 5 (5.32%) Silex
15 5 (5.32%) Web Services
16 4 (4.26%) .NET Framework
17 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.83%) User Experience
2 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (5.32%) Hedge funds
5 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.19%) Social Network
7 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.13%) Fintech
7 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.06%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.38%) Linux
2 2 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (38.30%) MVC
3 33 (35.11%) OO
4 24 (25.53%) TDD
5 20 (21.28%) OOP
6 17 (18.09%) Microservices
7 14 (14.89%) Front End Development
7 14 (14.89%) OO PHP
7 14 (14.89%) Software Engineering
8 12 (12.77%) API Development
8 12 (12.77%) Functional Testing
8 12 (12.77%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (12.77%) SOLID
9 11 (11.70%) OOD
10 10 (10.64%) E-Commerce
10 10 (10.64%) Web Development
11 9 (9.57%) Domain-Driven Design
11 9 (9.57%) Open Source
11 9 (9.57%) SDLC
12 6 (6.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (61.70%) JavaScript
2 14 (14.89%) SQL
3 9 (9.57%) PHP 5
4 2 (2.13%) C
4 2 (2.13%) C++
5 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (19.15%) Zend
2 1 (1.06%) Facebook
2 1 (1.06%) Google
2 1 (1.06%) IBM
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft
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