Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
England > North West
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 178 255
Rank change year-on-year +51 +77 +8
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 302 202 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.47% 1.63% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.58% 3.75% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 255 202 65
North West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -5.80%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £21,600
90th Percentile £48,750 £48,750 £42,950
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -

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 5,415 5,387 4,226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.27% 43.55% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4,537 4,619 3,661
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 24 May 2018.

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 24 May 2018. 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 +55 227 £40,000 +14.29% 43
Cheshire +1 51 £37,500 -11.76% 10
Lancashire -8 12 £30,000 -4.76% 7
Merseyside -4 10 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Laravel
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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.

1 297 (98.34%) PHP
2 194 (64.24%) MySQL
3 181 (59.93%) JavaScript
4 173 (57.28%) HTML
5 167 (55.30%) CSS
6 148 (49.01%) MVC
7 118 (39.07%) Symfony
8 111 (36.75%) Git (software)
9 90 (29.80%) Agile Software Development
10 85 (28.15%) Zend
11 82 (27.15%) jQuery
12 81 (26.82%) Linux
13 67 (22.19%) OO
14 62 (20.53%) Web Development
15 58 (19.21%) OOP
15 58 (19.21%) React
16 55 (18.21%) Amazon AWS
16 55 (18.21%) SQL
17 54 (17.88%) Test Automation
18 51 (16.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 50 (16.56%) REST
20 46 (15.23%) Magento
21 41 (13.58%) Web Services
22 40 (13.25%) AngularJS
23 39 (12.91%) Mobile App
23 39 (12.91%) WordPress
23 39 (12.91%) E-Commerce
24 37 (12.25%) Unix
24 37 (12.25%) CakePHP
24 37 (12.25%) 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 39 (12.91%) WordPress
2 26 (8.61%) Drupal
3 22 (7.28%) Apache
4 17 (5.63%) CMS
5 13 (4.30%) nginx
6 3 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.99%) Moodle
7 1 (0.33%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (2.32%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.99%) Fireworks
2 3 (0.99%) GIMP
3 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.33%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 46 (15.23%) Magento
2 2 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.33%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.33%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 55 (18.21%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (8.94%) GitHub
3 26 (8.61%) SaaS
4 21 (6.95%) DigitalOcean
5 12 (3.97%) Twilio
6 8 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (2.32%) Google App Engine
7 7 (2.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.66%) npm
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.33%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.33%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.66%) SMS
2 2 (0.66%) Internet
2 2 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (64.24%) MySQL
2 34 (11.26%) SQL Server
3 24 (7.95%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.32%) Data Mining
4 4 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.99%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.99%) Redis
6 2 (0.66%) Big Data
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.33%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.33%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 111 (36.75%) Git (software)
2 22 (7.28%) PHPUnit
3 17 (5.63%) Subversion
4 8 (2.65%) Mercurial
5 7 (2.32%) Vagrant
6 5 (1.66%) gulp
6 5 (1.66%) Selenium
7 4 (1.32%) Grunt
7 4 (1.32%) webpack
8 2 (0.66%) Android Studio
8 2 (0.66%) Codeception
8 2 (0.66%) GitLab
8 2 (0.66%) Mocha
8 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.66%) Xcode
9 1 (0.33%) Bazaar
9 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.33%) PhantomJS
9 1 (0.33%) PhpStorm
General
1 34 (11.26%) Advertising
2 22 (7.28%) Finance
3 19 (6.29%) Marketing
3 19 (6.29%) Retail
4 10 (3.31%) Legal
5 6 (1.99%) Games
6 4 (1.32%) Automotive
7 2 (0.66%) Law
7 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 297 (98.34%) Developer
2 234 (77.48%) PHP Developer
3 47 (15.56%) Senior Developer
4 34 (11.26%) Senior PHP Developer
5 27 (8.94%) MySQL Developer
5 27 (8.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 27 (8.94%) Software Developer
6 23 (7.62%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 23 (7.62%) Web Developer
7 22 (7.28%) Magento Developer
8 20 (6.62%) MongoDB Developer
9 19 (6.29%) Backend Developer
10 16 (5.30%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
11 12 (3.97%) Junior
12 11 (3.64%) Junior Developer
13 10 (3.31%) Junior PHP Developer
14 7 (2.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 7 (2.32%) JavaScript Developer
14 7 (2.32%) PHP Magento Developer
14 7 (2.32%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (57.28%) HTML
2 167 (55.30%) CSS
3 118 (39.07%) Symfony
4 82 (27.15%) jQuery
5 58 (19.21%) React
6 51 (16.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 50 (16.56%) REST
8 41 (13.58%) Web Services
9 40 (13.25%) AngularJS
10 37 (12.25%) CakePHP
11 32 (10.60%) Node.js
12 30 (9.93%) LAMP
13 27 (8.94%) RabbitMQ
14 26 (8.61%) CodeIgniter
14 26 (8.61%) HTML5
15 25 (8.28%) JSON
15 25 (8.28%) XML
16 23 (7.62%) Sass
17 21 (6.95%) XHTML
18 20 (6.62%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.91%) Mobile App
2 27 (8.94%) Linux Command Line
3 22 (7.28%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (4.64%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.32%) Renewable Energy
7 6 (1.99%) User Experience
8 5 (1.66%) Wiki
9 4 (1.32%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.99%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.66%) Animation
11 2 (0.66%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.66%) Photography
11 2 (0.66%) PlayStation
11 2 (0.66%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.66%) Social Media
11 2 (0.66%) VLE
12 1 (0.33%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 81 (26.82%) Linux
2 37 (12.25%) Unix
3 14 (4.64%) Debian
4 10 (3.31%) Windows
5 7 (2.32%) CentOS
6 6 (1.99%) Android
7 4 (1.32%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (49.01%) MVC
2 90 (29.80%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (22.19%) OO
4 62 (20.53%) Web Development
5 58 (19.21%) OOP
6 54 (17.88%) Test Automation
7 39 (12.91%) E-Commerce
8 37 (12.25%) OO PHP
9 26 (8.61%) Front End Development
9 26 (8.61%) Open Source
10 22 (7.28%) Collaborative Working
10 22 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (7.28%) DevOps
11 21 (6.95%) Dependency Injection
11 21 (6.95%) Process Improvement
11 21 (6.95%) Software Engineering
12 20 (6.62%) Mentoring
13 19 (6.29%) TDD
14 16 (5.30%) Scrum
15 14 (4.64%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 297 (98.34%) PHP
2 181 (59.93%) JavaScript
3 55 (18.21%) SQL
4 35 (11.59%) Java
5 9 (2.98%) ES6
6 7 (2.32%) PHP 7
7 3 (0.99%) Delphi
7 3 (0.99%) TypeScript
8 2 (0.66%) C
8 2 (0.66%) C#
8 2 (0.66%) C++
8 2 (0.66%) Java 8
8 2 (0.66%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.66%) PHP 5
8 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.33%) Perl
9 1 (0.33%) Python
9 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (4.64%) Degree
2 3 (0.99%) HND
System Software
1 26 (8.61%) Docker
2 3 (0.99%) LXC
3 2 (0.66%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (2.32%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.99%) Puppet
3 5 (1.66%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 85 (28.15%) Zend
2 21 (6.95%) New Relic
3 15 (4.97%) Google
4 8 (2.65%) Capita
5 4 (1.32%) Adobe
6 3 (0.99%) Twitter
7 2 (0.66%) WooCommerce
7 2 (0.66%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.33%) Apple
8 1 (0.33%) HP
8 1 (0.33%) IBM
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.33%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.33%) PayPal
8 1 (0.33%) Tableau
8 1 (0.33%) WorldPay