The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for PHP 5 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 48 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.75% 1.03% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.32% 1.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  

PHP 5 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 228 203 222
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 57.00% 52.05% 51.87%
Number of salaries quoted 174 153 181
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in Liverpool

PHP 5
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 in Liverpool.

Salary trend for PHP 5 in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing PHP 5 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 5.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) Zend
3 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Yii

PHP 5
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) Yii
2 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Zend
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago