Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
England > North West
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 176 254
Rank change year-on-year +37 +78 +32
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 280 224 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.31% 1.71% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.74% 3.82% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 226 223 80
North West median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £22,900
90th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £43,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4,876 5,866 4,618
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.24% 44.74% 39.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4,113 4,894 3,995
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 August 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 20 August 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 +82 223 £40,000 +6.67% 34
Cheshire +13 39 £37,500 -6.25% 13
Merseyside -32 10 £27,500 -38.89% 5
Lancashire +2 7 £32,500 - 5
Laravel
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 268 (95.71%) PHP
2 188 (67.14%) JavaScript
3 174 (62.14%) MySQL
4 168 (60.00%) HTML
5 167 (59.64%) CSS
6 134 (47.86%) MVC
7 117 (41.79%) Symfony
8 109 (38.93%) Git (software)
9 87 (31.07%) Zend
10 75 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
10 75 (26.79%) OO
11 69 (24.64%) jQuery
11 69 (24.64%) React
12 64 (22.86%) Web Development
13 60 (21.43%) OOP
14 58 (20.71%) SQL
15 57 (20.36%) Linux
16 50 (17.86%) OO PHP
16 50 (17.86%) Test Automation
17 48 (17.14%) Node.js
18 46 (16.43%) Java
19 45 (16.07%) WordPress
19 45 (16.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 44 (15.71%) REST
21 43 (15.36%) Advertising
22 42 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
22 42 (15.00%) Mobile App
23 32 (11.43%) AngularJS
24 31 (11.07%) CakePHP
25 30 (10.71%) 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 45 (16.07%) WordPress
2 24 (8.57%) Drupal
3 15 (5.36%) Apache
4 12 (4.29%) CMS
5 5 (1.79%) nginx
6 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.36%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.36%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (1.79%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.07%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.71%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.36%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 24 (8.57%) Magento
2 2 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.36%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.36%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.36%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 42 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (9.29%) GitHub
3 14 (5.00%) SaaS
3 14 (5.00%) Twilio
4 12 (4.29%) DigitalOcean
5 6 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.07%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.71%) npm
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.36%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.36%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.43%) Skype
2 3 (1.07%) SMS
3 1 (0.36%) Internet
3 1 (0.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (62.14%) MySQL
2 28 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 23 (8.21%) MongoDB
4 15 (5.36%) MariaDB
5 6 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.43%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.07%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.71%) Big Data
8 2 (0.71%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 109 (38.93%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.93%) Subversion
3 21 (7.50%) PHPUnit
4 16 (5.71%) gulp
4 16 (5.71%) webpack
5 12 (4.29%) GitLab
6 7 (2.50%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.79%) Selenium
8 4 (1.43%) Grunt
8 4 (1.43%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.07%) git-flow
10 2 (0.71%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.71%) Codeception
10 2 (0.71%) Mocha
10 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.71%) Xcode
11 1 (0.36%) Bazaar
11 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.36%) PhantomJS
General
1 43 (15.36%) Advertising
2 28 (10.00%) Finance
3 21 (7.50%) Games
4 12 (4.29%) Marketing
5 11 (3.93%) Retail
6 7 (2.50%) Legal
7 5 (1.79%) Automotive
8 2 (0.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 278 (99.29%) Developer
2 218 (77.86%) PHP Developer
3 41 (14.64%) Senior Developer
4 31 (11.07%) Senior PHP Developer
5 20 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 19 (6.79%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 18 (6.43%) Backend Developer
7 18 (6.43%) MySQL Developer
7 18 (6.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 17 (6.07%) Software Developer
9 14 (5.00%) Junior
10 13 (4.64%) Junior Developer
11 12 (4.29%) Full Stack Developer
11 12 (4.29%) Junior PHP Developer
11 12 (4.29%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
12 9 (3.21%) PHP Web Developer
13 8 (2.86%) Digital Developer
13 8 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
14 7 (2.50%) Lead Developer
15 6 (2.14%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (60.00%) HTML
2 167 (59.64%) CSS
3 117 (41.79%) Symfony
4 69 (24.64%) jQuery
4 69 (24.64%) React
5 48 (17.14%) Node.js
6 45 (16.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 44 (15.71%) REST
8 32 (11.43%) AngularJS
9 31 (11.07%) CakePHP
10 30 (10.71%) Sass
10 30 (10.71%) Web Services
11 27 (9.64%) Vue.js
12 26 (9.29%) JSON
13 24 (8.57%) CodeIgniter
14 22 (7.86%) Zend Framework
15 21 (7.50%) HTML5
15 21 (7.50%) RabbitMQ
16 19 (6.79%) LAMP
16 19 (6.79%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 23 (8.21%) Linux Command Line
3 17 (6.07%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.50%) Fintech
6 6 (2.14%) User Experience
7 4 (1.43%) Renewable Energy
8 3 (1.07%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.07%) PlayStation
9 2 (0.71%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.36%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.36%) Animation
10 1 (0.36%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.36%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.36%) Photography
10 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 57 (20.36%) Linux
2 27 (9.64%) Unix
3 6 (2.14%) Android
4 5 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.43%) Debian
5 4 (1.43%) Windows
6 3 (1.07%) CentOS
7 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (47.86%) MVC
2 75 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (26.79%) OO
3 64 (22.86%) Web Development
4 60 (21.43%) OOP
5 50 (17.86%) OO PHP
5 50 (17.86%) Test Automation
6 28 (10.00%) API Integration
7 24 (8.57%) E-Commerce
8 23 (8.21%) Open Source
9 21 (7.50%) Collaborative Working
9 21 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
10 20 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (6.79%) Dependency Injection
11 19 (6.79%) Process Improvement
12 18 (6.43%) TDD
13 16 (5.71%) Front End Development
14 15 (5.36%) Task Automation
15 14 (5.00%) Mentoring
16 12 (4.29%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 268 (95.71%) PHP
2 188 (67.14%) JavaScript
3 58 (20.71%) SQL
4 46 (16.43%) Java
5 10 (3.57%) ES6
6 4 (1.43%) PHP 7
7 3 (1.07%) Delphi
8 2 (0.71%) C
8 2 (0.71%) C#
8 2 (0.71%) C++
8 2 (0.71%) Java 8
8 2 (0.71%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.36%) Perl
9 1 (0.36%) Python
9 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (1.07%) Degree
2 1 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 15 (5.36%) Docker
2 2 (0.71%) Firmware
3 1 (0.36%) LXC
3 1 (0.36%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.14%) Puppet
3 3 (1.07%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.36%) Ansible
Vendors
1 87 (31.07%) Zend
2 19 (6.79%) New Relic
3 16 (5.71%) Capita
4 12 (4.29%) IBM
5 8 (2.86%) Google
6 4 (1.43%) Twitter
7 3 (1.07%) Sony
8 2 (0.71%) Adobe
8 2 (0.71%) WooCommerce
8 2 (0.71%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.36%) Optimizely
9 1 (0.36%) PayPal
9 1 (0.36%) Tableau
9 1 (0.36%) WorldPay