Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 215 278
Rank change year-on-year +73 +63 +55
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 290 163 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.19% 1.31% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.94% 3.12% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 285 150 78
North West median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,125 £43,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -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 5865 5217 5166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.38% 41.81% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4880 4547 4440
North West 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 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 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
Manchester +34 187 £37,500 +15.38% 11
Merseyside +59 69 £50,000 +42.86%
Cheshire -15 23 £38,750 -8.82% 2
Lancashire -8 11 £32,500 +4.84%
Laravel
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Laravel 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 North West region with a requirement for Laravel.

1 285 (98.28%) PHP
2 184 (63.45%) JavaScript
3 180 (62.07%) HTML
4 177 (61.03%) CSS
5 175 (60.34%) MySQL
6 142 (48.97%) MVC
7 140 (48.28%) Symfony
8 132 (45.52%) Zend
9 92 (31.72%) jQuery
10 81 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
11 76 (26.21%) Git (software)
12 74 (25.52%) HTML5
13 72 (24.83%) E-Commerce
14 66 (22.76%) TDD
15 64 (22.07%) REST
16 62 (21.38%) OOP
17 61 (21.03%) CakePHP
18 58 (20.00%) OO
19 55 (18.97%) Finance
20 53 (18.28%) Retail
21 52 (17.93%) CSS3
21 52 (17.93%) Amazon AWS
22 51 (17.59%) AngularJS
23 49 (16.90%) Software Engineering
24 47 (16.21%) SQL
25 46 (15.86%) Linux
25 46 (15.86%) Node.js
26 45 (15.52%) SOAP
27 42 (14.48%) Web Development
28 39 (13.45%) Web Services

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 30 (10.34%) WordPress
2 18 (6.21%) Apache
2 18 (6.21%) Drupal
3 17 (5.86%) CMS
4 4 (1.38%) nginx
5 3 (1.03%) concrete5
5 3 (1.03%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.69%) Confluence
7 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.34%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 6 (2.07%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.03%) GIMP
3 2 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.34%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 35 (12.07%) Magento
2 6 (2.07%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.69%) OpenCart
3 2 (0.69%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 52 (17.93%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (7.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.86%) AWS Lambda
3 17 (5.86%) Serverless
4 12 (4.14%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (4.14%) Amazon S3
4 12 (4.14%) Amazon SQS
5 9 (3.10%) GitHub
6 4 (1.38%) SaaS
7 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.34%) Sage Pay
7 1 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.79%) HTTP
2 2 (0.69%) Internet
2 2 (0.69%) PBX
3 1 (0.34%) Intranet
3 1 (0.34%) SMS
3 1 (0.34%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (60.34%) MySQL
2 15 (5.17%) NoSQL
3 13 (4.48%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 12 (4.14%) Amazon RDS
5 11 (3.79%) Big Data
6 6 (2.07%) MariaDB
6 6 (2.07%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.07%) Redis
7 5 (1.72%) phpMyAdmin
7 5 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.38%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 76 (26.21%) Git (software)
2 35 (12.07%) Selenium
2 35 (12.07%) Selenium IDE
2 35 (12.07%) WebDriver
3 25 (8.62%) Subversion
4 22 (7.59%) PHPUnit
5 10 (3.45%) gulp
6 9 (3.10%) Grunt
7 8 (2.76%) JIRA
8 6 (2.07%) Vagrant
9 5 (1.72%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.03%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.69%) Bazaar
11 2 (0.69%) PhantomJS
11 2 (0.69%) PhpStorm
11 2 (0.69%) Xdebug
12 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.34%) webpack
General
1 55 (18.97%) Finance
2 53 (18.28%) Retail
3 35 (12.07%) Banking
4 20 (6.90%) Marketing
5 17 (5.86%) Advertising
6 2 (0.69%) Games
6 2 (0.69%) Legal
6 2 (0.69%) Publishing
7 1 (0.34%) Back Office
7 1 (0.34%) Law
7 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 271 (93.45%) Developer
2 225 (77.59%) PHP Developer
3 50 (17.24%) Senior Developer
4 46 (15.86%) Senior PHP Developer
5 44 (15.17%) MySQL Developer
5 44 (15.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 27 (9.31%) Agile Developer
7 23 (7.93%) Cloud Developer
8 18 (6.21%) Lead Developer
9 17 (5.86%) Lead PHP Developer
10 15 (5.17%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 13 (4.48%) Magento Developer
12 12 (4.14%) Full Stack Developer
13 11 (3.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 11 (3.79%) Web Developer
14 7 (2.41%) JavaScript Developer
14 7 (2.41%) LAMP Developer
14 7 (2.41%) PHP Symfony Developer
14 7 (2.41%) PHP Web Developer
14 7 (2.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (62.07%) HTML
2 177 (61.03%) CSS
3 140 (48.28%) Symfony
4 92 (31.72%) jQuery
5 74 (25.52%) HTML5
6 64 (22.07%) REST
7 61 (21.03%) CakePHP
8 52 (17.93%) CSS3
9 51 (17.59%) AngularJS
10 46 (15.86%) Node.js
11 45 (15.52%) SOAP
12 39 (13.45%) Web Services
13 29 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
14 28 (9.66%) Ajax
15 27 (9.31%) LAMP
16 25 (8.62%) Sass
17 17 (5.86%) React
17 17 (5.86%) XML
18 16 (5.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 13 (4.48%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.86%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.07%) iPad
4 5 (1.72%) Fintech
4 5 (1.72%) User Experience
5 4 (1.38%) Digital Signage
6 3 (1.03%) Social Media
7 2 (0.69%) Animation
7 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.69%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.69%) Photography
7 2 (0.69%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.34%) Clustering
8 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (15.86%) Linux
2 10 (3.45%) Unix
3 9 (3.10%) Android
3 9 (3.10%) Ubuntu
4 7 (2.41%) Debian
5 4 (1.38%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.69%) CentOS
7 1 (0.34%) Windows
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (48.97%) MVC
2 81 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (24.83%) E-Commerce
4 66 (22.76%) TDD
5 62 (21.38%) OOP
6 58 (20.00%) OO
7 49 (16.90%) Software Engineering
8 42 (14.48%) Web Development
9 36 (12.41%) API Development
10 35 (12.07%) Functional Testing
11 27 (9.31%) DevOps
11 27 (9.31%) Microservices
11 27 (9.31%) Migration
12 26 (8.97%) Re-Platforming
13 23 (7.93%) Front End Development
13 23 (7.93%) OO PHP
14 16 (5.52%) Scrum
14 16 (5.52%) Test Automation
15 13 (4.48%) OOD
16 12 (4.14%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 285 (98.28%) PHP
2 184 (63.45%) JavaScript
3 47 (16.21%) SQL
4 16 (5.52%) Java
5 8 (2.76%) Bash Shell
6 7 (2.41%) PHP 5
6 7 (2.41%) PHP 7
7 5 (1.72%) C
7 5 (1.72%) Perl
7 5 (1.72%) Python
8 2 (0.69%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.34%) C++
9 1 (0.34%) ES6
9 1 (0.34%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (2.41%) Degree
2 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 19 (6.55%) Docker
2 2 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.34%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (1.38%) Puppet
2 3 (1.03%) Ansible
3 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.34%) Salt
Vendors
1 132 (45.52%) Zend
2 8 (2.76%) Google
3 6 (2.07%) Twitter
4 5 (1.72%) Adobe
4 5 (1.72%) Apple
5 3 (1.03%) Capita
6 2 (0.69%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.34%) Perforce
7 1 (0.34%) Sony