Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 101 82
Rank change year-on-year +22 -19 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 6 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.60% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.11% 0.57% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 3
Merseyside median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +50.00% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,625 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £46,000 £27,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%

PHP 5 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 539 706 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 54.28% 53.85% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 406 503 341
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £51,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing PHP 5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in Merseyside

PHP 5
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for PHP 5 in Merseyside

PHP 5
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP 5 in Merseyside over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP 5 in Merseyside

PHP 5
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP 5 within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Liverpool +22 4 £47,500 +26.67%
Southport - 1 £40,000 -
St Helens - 1 £26,000 -
PHP 5
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) PHP 7
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Magento

PHP 5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior MySQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) REST
1 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PHP 7