Period
to 22 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Laravel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Laravel over the 6 months to 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 188 144
Rank change year-on-year +95 -44 +64
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 304 197 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.08% 1.68% 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.67% 4.41% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 287 149 289
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -3.90% +18.46%
10th Percentile £27,200 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Laravel 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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,963 4,469 5,879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.19% 38.03% 44.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3,200 3,744 4,890
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Laravel
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Laravel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Laravel in the North West

Laravel
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Laravel in the North West.

Salary trend for Laravel in the North West

Laravel
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Laravel in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Laravel in the North West

Laravel
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Laravel within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 November 2019. 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
Manchester +78 231 £42,500 +17.24% 44
Cheshire +26 41 £29,750 -25.63% 21
Lancashire +9 29 £35,000 -6.67% 11
Merseyside -11 3 £37,500 +25.00% 6
Laravel
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2019, IT jobs citing Laravel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Laravel.

1 300 (98.68%) PHP
2 183 (60.20%) JavaScript
3 171 (56.25%) HTML
4 168 (55.26%) CSS
5 148 (48.68%) MySQL
6 143 (47.04%) MVC
7 135 (44.41%) Agile Software Development
8 106 (34.87%) TDD
9 102 (33.55%) OO
10 92 (30.26%) Git (software)
11 88 (28.95%) Symfony
12 75 (24.67%) Greenfield Project
13 64 (21.05%) Vue.js
13 64 (21.05%) BDD
14 63 (20.72%) Linux
15 57 (18.75%) OOP
16 55 (18.09%) Web Services
17 53 (17.43%) AWS
18 48 (15.79%) React
19 45 (14.80%) Docker
20 44 (14.47%) GitHub
21 43 (14.14%) Web Development
22 37 (12.17%) Node.js
23 36 (11.84%) Front End Development
24 35 (11.51%) JIRA
25 34 (11.18%) AngularJS
26 33 (10.86%) Zend
26 33 (10.86%) E-Commerce
27 31 (10.20%) LAMP
28 30 (9.87%) OO PHP

Laravel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 25 (8.22%) CMS
2 23 (7.57%) WordPress
3 9 (2.96%) Drupal
4 3 (0.99%) Apache
4 3 (0.99%) nginx
5 2 (0.66%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (6.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 53 (17.43%) AWS
2 44 (14.47%) GitHub
3 8 (2.63%) Asana
4 3 (0.99%) npm
4 3 (0.99%) SaaS
4 3 (0.99%) Sage Pay
5 2 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.66%) Serverless
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.33%) GCP
6 1 (0.33%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.64%) DNS
2 4 (1.32%) SSH
3 2 (0.66%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (48.68%) MySQL
2 13 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (2.96%) Blockchain
3 9 (2.96%) NoSQL
4 7 (2.30%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.32%) Big Data
5 4 (1.32%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.33%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 92 (30.26%) Git (software)
2 35 (11.51%) JIRA
3 22 (7.24%) GitLab
3 22 (7.24%) PHPUnit
4 19 (6.25%) Vagrant
4 19 (6.25%) webpack
5 18 (5.92%) Bitbucket
6 7 (2.30%) Subversion
7 6 (1.97%) git-flow
8 5 (1.64%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.64%) Selenium
9 3 (0.99%) Codeception
10 2 (0.66%) JUnit
11 1 (0.33%) gulp
11 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (7.89%) Marketing
2 13 (4.28%) Retail
3 9 (2.96%) Games
4 7 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.64%) Automotive
5 5 (1.64%) Back Office
6 3 (0.99%) Finance
7 2 (0.66%) Electronics
7 2 (0.66%) Legal
7 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 296 (97.37%) Developer
2 230 (75.66%) PHP Developer
3 47 (15.46%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 31 (10.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 26 (8.55%) Full Stack Developer
6 24 (7.89%) Senior Developer
7 23 (7.57%) Senior PHP Developer
8 20 (6.58%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 20 (6.58%) Symfony Developer
8 20 (6.58%) Web Developer
9 19 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
10 14 (4.61%) Backend Developer
11 12 (3.95%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
11 12 (3.95%) PHP Web Developer
12 10 (3.29%) Junior
12 10 (3.29%) Junior Developer
13 9 (2.96%) AWS Developer
13 9 (2.96%) Blockchain Developer
14 7 (2.30%) Drupal Developer
14 7 (2.30%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (56.25%) HTML
2 168 (55.26%) CSS
3 88 (28.95%) Symfony
4 64 (21.05%) Vue.js
5 55 (18.09%) Web Services
6 48 (15.79%) React
7 37 (12.17%) Node.js
8 34 (11.18%) AngularJS
9 31 (10.20%) LAMP
10 29 (9.54%) jQuery
11 26 (8.55%) CakePHP
11 26 (8.55%) CodeIgniter
11 26 (8.55%) HTML5
12 22 (7.24%) RESTful
13 21 (6.91%) LEMP Stack
14 18 (5.92%) CSS3
15 17 (5.59%) Sass
16 14 (4.61%) REST
17 11 (3.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 8 (2.63%) Tailwind CSS
Miscellaneous
1 75 (24.67%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (3.62%) Mobile App
3 6 (1.97%) User Experience
4 4 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (0.99%) New Media
6 2 (0.66%) Marketing Technology
6 2 (0.66%) NHS
6 2 (0.66%) Xbox
7 1 (0.33%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 63 (20.72%) Linux
2 9 (2.96%) Mac OS
3 5 (1.64%) Android
3 5 (1.64%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.32%) CentOS
4 4 (1.32%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (47.04%) MVC
2 135 (44.41%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (34.87%) TDD
4 102 (33.55%) OO
5 64 (21.05%) BDD
6 57 (18.75%) OOP
7 43 (14.14%) Web Development
8 36 (11.84%) Front End Development
9 33 (10.86%) E-Commerce
10 30 (9.87%) OO PHP
11 24 (7.89%) DevOps
12 22 (7.24%) Unit Testing
13 18 (5.92%) Migration
14 16 (5.26%) Microservices
14 16 (5.26%) SOLID
15 12 (3.95%) Test Automation
16 11 (3.62%) Fintech
17 10 (3.29%) Scrum
18 9 (2.96%) API Integration
19 8 (2.63%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 300 (98.68%) PHP
2 183 (60.20%) JavaScript
3 15 (4.93%) PHP 7
4 10 (3.29%) SQL
5 6 (1.97%) PHP 5
6 2 (0.66%) ES6
7 1 (0.33%) Perl
7 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (0.66%) Degree
2 1 (0.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 45 (14.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (3.29%) Ansible
3 9 (2.96%) Kubernetes
4 8 (2.63%) Terraform
5 2 (0.66%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 33 (10.86%) Zend
2 25 (8.22%) Atlassian
3 9 (2.96%) Marketo
3 9 (2.96%) Pardot
3 9 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (0.99%) Google
4 3 (0.99%) Microsoft
4 3 (0.99%) Xero
5 1 (0.33%) Apple
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle