Period
to 20 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 211 281
Rank change year-on-year +70 +70 +49
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 294 160 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.22% 1.30% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.98% 3.11% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 289 148 77
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 £46,250 £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 5898 5137 5133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.51% 41.78% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4906 4476 4412
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 £25,500
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 20 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 20 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 +52 193 £37,500 +15.38% 14
Merseyside +61 68 £50,000 +42.86%
Cheshire -17 22 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Lancashire -9 11 £32,500 +4.84% 1
Laravel
England

For the 6 months to 20 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.

1 289 (98.30%) PHP
2 186 (63.27%) JavaScript
3 179 (60.88%) MySQL
4 178 (60.54%) HTML
5 175 (59.52%) CSS
6 145 (49.32%) Symfony
7 143 (48.64%) MVC
8 131 (44.56%) Zend
9 92 (31.29%) jQuery
10 81 (27.55%) Agile Software Development
11 80 (27.21%) Git (software)
12 78 (26.53%) E-Commerce
13 73 (24.83%) HTML5
14 68 (23.13%) OOP
15 63 (21.43%) TDD
16 61 (20.75%) REST
17 59 (20.07%) CakePHP
18 57 (19.39%) OO
19 55 (18.71%) Retail
20 53 (18.03%) Finance
20 53 (18.03%) AngularJS
21 52 (17.69%) Amazon AWS
22 50 (17.01%) CSS3
23 49 (16.67%) Node.js
24 48 (16.33%) Software Engineering
25 46 (15.65%) SQL
26 45 (15.31%) Linux
27 43 (14.63%) SOAP
28 42 (14.29%) Web Development
29 38 (12.93%) 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 (10.20%) WordPress
2 18 (6.12%) Apache
2 18 (6.12%) Drupal
3 17 (5.78%) CMS
4 4 (1.36%) nginx
5 3 (1.02%) concrete5
5 3 (1.02%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.68%) Confluence
7 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.34%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 6 (2.04%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.02%) GIMP
3 2 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.34%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 37 (12.59%) Magento
2 6 (2.04%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.68%) OpenCart
3 2 (0.68%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 52 (17.69%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.78%) AWS Lambda
3 17 (5.78%) Serverless
4 12 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (4.08%) Amazon S3
4 12 (4.08%) Amazon SQS
5 9 (3.06%) GitHub
6 4 (1.36%) 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 10 (3.40%) HTTP
2 2 (0.68%) Internet
2 2 (0.68%) PBX
3 1 (0.34%) Intranet
3 1 (0.34%) SMS
3 1 (0.34%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (60.88%) MySQL
2 15 (5.10%) NoSQL
3 13 (4.42%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 12 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
5 10 (3.40%) Big Data
6 6 (2.04%) MariaDB
6 6 (2.04%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.04%) Redis
7 5 (1.70%) phpMyAdmin
7 5 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.36%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.02%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 80 (27.21%) Git (software)
2 33 (11.22%) Selenium
2 33 (11.22%) Selenium IDE
2 33 (11.22%) WebDriver
3 25 (8.50%) Subversion
4 22 (7.48%) PHPUnit
5 10 (3.40%) gulp
6 9 (3.06%) Grunt
7 8 (2.72%) JIRA
8 5 (1.70%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.70%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.02%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.68%) Bazaar
10 2 (0.68%) PhantomJS
10 2 (0.68%) PhpStorm
10 2 (0.68%) Xdebug
11 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.34%) webpack
General
1 55 (18.71%) Retail
2 53 (18.03%) Finance
3 33 (11.22%) Banking
4 22 (7.48%) Marketing
5 18 (6.12%) Advertising
6 2 (0.68%) Games
6 2 (0.68%) Legal
6 2 (0.68%) Publishing
7 1 (0.34%) Back Office
7 1 (0.34%) Law
7 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 274 (93.20%) Developer
2 226 (76.87%) PHP Developer
3 49 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 45 (15.31%) Senior PHP Developer
5 42 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
5 42 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 26 (8.84%) Agile Developer
7 24 (8.16%) Cloud Developer
8 17 (5.78%) Lead Developer
9 16 (5.44%) Lead PHP Developer
10 15 (5.10%) Magento Developer
10 15 (5.10%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 12 (4.08%) Full Stack Developer
11 12 (4.08%) Web Developer
12 11 (3.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 8 (2.72%) Software Engineer
14 7 (2.38%) Applications Developer
14 7 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
14 7 (2.38%) LAMP Developer
14 7 (2.38%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (60.54%) HTML
2 175 (59.52%) CSS
3 145 (49.32%) Symfony
4 92 (31.29%) jQuery
5 73 (24.83%) HTML5
6 61 (20.75%) REST
7 59 (20.07%) CakePHP
8 53 (18.03%) AngularJS
9 50 (17.01%) CSS3
10 49 (16.67%) Node.js
11 43 (14.63%) SOAP
12 38 (12.93%) Web Services
13 29 (9.86%) CodeIgniter
14 28 (9.52%) Ajax
15 27 (9.18%) LAMP
16 24 (8.16%) Sass
17 19 (6.46%) React
18 17 (5.78%) XML
19 16 (5.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 13 (4.42%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.80%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (3.74%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.04%) iPad
4 6 (2.04%) User Experience
5 4 (1.36%) Digital Signage
5 4 (1.36%) Fintech
6 3 (1.02%) Social Media
7 2 (0.68%) Animation
7 2 (0.68%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.68%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.68%) Photography
7 2 (0.68%) 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 45 (15.31%) Linux
2 10 (3.40%) Android
2 10 (3.40%) Unix
3 9 (3.06%) Ubuntu
4 7 (2.38%) Debian
5 4 (1.36%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.68%) CentOS
7 1 (0.34%) Windows
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (48.64%) MVC
2 81 (27.55%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (26.53%) E-Commerce
4 68 (23.13%) OOP
5 63 (21.43%) TDD
6 57 (19.39%) OO
7 48 (16.33%) Software Engineering
8 42 (14.29%) Web Development
9 34 (11.56%) API Development
10 33 (11.22%) Functional Testing
11 28 (9.52%) DevOps
11 28 (9.52%) Migration
12 27 (9.18%) Front End Development
12 27 (9.18%) Re-Platforming
13 25 (8.50%) Microservices
14 22 (7.48%) OO PHP
15 15 (5.10%) Scrum
15 15 (5.10%) Test Automation
16 13 (4.42%) OOD
17 12 (4.08%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 289 (98.30%) PHP
2 186 (63.27%) JavaScript
3 46 (15.65%) SQL
4 17 (5.78%) Java
5 8 (2.72%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.04%) PHP 5
6 6 (2.04%) PHP 7
7 5 (1.70%) C
7 5 (1.70%) Perl
7 5 (1.70%) Python
8 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.34%) C++
9 1 (0.34%) ES6
9 1 (0.34%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (3.74%) Degree
2 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 19 (6.46%) Docker
2 2 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.34%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (1.36%) Puppet
2 3 (1.02%) Ansible
3 1 (0.34%) Salt
Vendors
1 131 (44.56%) Zend
2 11 (3.74%) Google
3 6 (2.04%) Apple
3 6 (2.04%) Twitter
4 5 (1.70%) Adobe
5 3 (1.02%) Capita
6 2 (0.68%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.34%) Perforce
7 1 (0.34%) Sony