Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Symfony skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Symfony over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symfony
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 213 224
Rank change year-on-year +30 +11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 113 70 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.45% 0.95% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.11% 2.19% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 109 66 47
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.94% -1.43% +9.38%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £49,625 £42,500
North West median annual salary £38,500 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.07% -3.57% +6.87%

Symfony 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 Manchester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3628 3193 2987
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 46.62% 43.36% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3055 2804 2621
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Symfony
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Symfony as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Symfony in Manchester

Symfony
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Symfony in Manchester

Symfony
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Symfony in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Symfony in Manchester

Symfony
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symfony within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. 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
Bolton +15 6 £43,500 +24.29%
Wigan -15 5 £41,000 +36.67%
Stockport -27 2 £35,000 +7.69% 7
Altrincham - 2 £45,000 -
Bury - 2 £52,500 -
Oldham - 1 £40,000 -
Symfony
North West

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing Symfony 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Symfony.

1 112 (99.12%) PHP
2 79 (69.91%) JavaScript
3 76 (67.26%) Laravel
4 71 (62.83%) HTML
5 68 (60.18%) Zend
6 67 (59.29%) MySQL
6 67 (59.29%) CSS
7 45 (39.82%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (38.05%) OOP
9 42 (37.17%) MVC
9 42 (37.17%) jQuery
10 41 (36.28%) E-Commerce
11 36 (31.86%) Linux
12 30 (26.55%) Amazon AWS
12 30 (26.55%) DevOps
13 25 (22.12%) OO
14 23 (20.35%) Retail
14 23 (20.35%) HTML5
14 23 (20.35%) Git (software)
15 21 (18.58%) Web Development
15 21 (18.58%) Microsoft Azure
15 21 (18.58%) Migration
15 21 (18.58%) LAMP
15 21 (18.58%) SQL
15 21 (18.58%) Re-Platforming
16 20 (17.70%) Apache
17 19 (16.81%) Web Services
18 17 (15.04%) TDD
18 17 (15.04%) CSS3
18 17 (15.04%) Data Protection

Symfony
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 20 (17.70%) Apache
2 8 (7.08%) WordPress
3 5 (4.42%) nginx
4 1 (0.88%) CMS
4 1 (0.88%) Confluence
4 1 (0.88%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 11 (9.73%) Magento
2 5 (4.42%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 30 (26.55%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (18.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.42%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (4.42%) Serverless
4 2 (1.77%) GitHub
4 2 (1.77%) SaaS
5 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.88%) npm
5 1 (0.88%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.88%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (59.29%) MySQL
2 7 (6.19%) Redis
3 4 (3.54%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.77%) Big Data
4 2 (1.77%) MariaDB
4 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.88%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (20.35%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.96%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.08%) JIRA
4 7 (6.19%) PHPUnit
5 4 (3.54%) Bitbucket
5 4 (3.54%) Vagrant
6 3 (2.65%) Subversion
7 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.88%) Chocolatey
7 1 (0.88%) git-flow
7 1 (0.88%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.88%) webpack
General
1 23 (20.35%) Retail
2 7 (6.19%) Marketing
3 4 (3.54%) Advertising
3 4 (3.54%) Finance
4 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 109 (96.46%) Developer
2 93 (82.30%) PHP Developer
3 30 (26.55%) Senior Developer
4 29 (25.66%) Senior PHP Developer
5 21 (18.58%) Cloud Developer
6 15 (13.27%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 15 (13.27%) Symfony Developer
7 10 (8.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (8.85%) Lead Developer
8 9 (7.96%) Lead PHP Developer
9 6 (5.31%) Magento Developer
10 4 (3.54%) Applications Developer
10 4 (3.54%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.54%) MySQL Developer
10 4 (3.54%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 3 (2.65%) Digital Developer
11 3 (2.65%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (2.65%) LAMP Developer
11 3 (2.65%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 3 (2.65%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (67.26%) Laravel
2 71 (62.83%) HTML
3 67 (59.29%) CSS
4 42 (37.17%) jQuery
5 23 (20.35%) HTML5
6 21 (18.58%) LAMP
7 19 (16.81%) Web Services
8 17 (15.04%) CSS3
9 15 (13.27%) Sass
10 14 (12.39%) CakePHP
11 13 (11.50%) XML
12 12 (10.62%) Yii
13 11 (9.73%) AngularJS
13 11 (9.73%) JSON
14 10 (8.85%) React
15 9 (7.96%) CodeIgniter
16 8 (7.08%) Node.js
16 8 (7.08%) XHTML
17 7 (6.19%) Memcached
18 6 (5.31%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.73%) iPad
2 9 (7.96%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.54%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.54%) Digital Signage
4 4 (3.54%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.54%) User Experience
5 2 (1.77%) Clustering
5 2 (1.77%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.88%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.88%) PlayStation
6 1 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.86%) Linux
2 9 (7.96%) Windows
3 8 (7.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (39.82%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (38.05%) OOP
3 42 (37.17%) MVC
4 41 (36.28%) E-Commerce
5 30 (26.55%) DevOps
6 25 (22.12%) OO
7 21 (18.58%) Migration
7 21 (18.58%) Re-Platforming
7 21 (18.58%) Web Development
8 17 (15.04%) Data Protection
8 17 (15.04%) TDD
9 14 (12.39%) Front End Development
10 11 (9.73%) Mentoring
11 8 (7.08%) Test Automation
12 7 (6.19%) BDD
12 7 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (6.19%) Scrum
13 6 (5.31%) Microservices
13 6 (5.31%) OO PHP
13 6 (5.31%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 112 (99.12%) PHP
2 79 (69.91%) JavaScript
3 21 (18.58%) SQL
4 3 (2.65%) PHP 5
5 2 (1.77%) ES6
5 2 (1.77%) PHP 7
5 2 (1.77%) Python
5 2 (1.77%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.88%) C
6 1 (0.88%) Go
6 1 (0.88%) Java
6 1 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (2.65%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.65%) Docker
2 2 (1.77%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (6.19%) Puppet
2 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 68 (60.18%) Zend
2 3 (2.65%) Google
3 2 (1.77%) New Relic
4 1 (0.88%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.88%) Capita
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle
4 1 (0.88%) PayPal
4 1 (0.88%) Sony