Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
England > North West
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 152 220
Rank change year-on-year -21 +68 +63
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 213 276 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.82% 2.16% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.80% 4.90% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 160 269 123
North West median annual salary £36,250 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.38% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £44,550
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

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 4,436 5,636 5,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 37.95% 44.20% 41.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3,737 4,664 4,379
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,400 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +7 158 £37,500 - 49
Cheshire +15 29 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Merseyside -33 18 £28,000 -44.00% 6
Lancashire +3 8 £32,500 - 4
Laravel
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 200 (93.90%) PHP
2 144 (67.61%) HTML
3 142 (66.67%) CSS
4 141 (66.20%) JavaScript
5 128 (60.09%) MySQL
6 112 (52.58%) MVC
7 84 (39.44%) Symfony
8 82 (38.50%) Git (software)
9 63 (29.58%) jQuery
10 60 (28.17%) OO
11 57 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
12 56 (26.29%) Zend
13 45 (21.13%) Web Development
13 45 (21.13%) OOP
13 45 (21.13%) React
14 42 (19.72%) SQL
15 37 (17.37%) Linux
15 37 (17.37%) OO PHP
16 36 (16.90%) Node.js
17 35 (16.43%) REST
18 32 (15.02%) Java
19 31 (14.55%) Sass
19 31 (14.55%) AngularJS
19 31 (14.55%) Vue.js
20 30 (14.08%) API Integration
20 30 (14.08%) Advertising
21 28 (13.15%) Subversion
21 28 (13.15%) WordPress
22 27 (12.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 27 (12.68%) GitHub

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 28 (13.15%) WordPress
2 15 (7.04%) Drupal
3 6 (2.82%) CMS
4 5 (2.35%) Apache
5 3 (1.41%) nginx
6 1 (0.47%) Confluence
6 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (1.41%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.94%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.47%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (5.63%) Magento
2 1 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.68%) GitHub
2 24 (11.27%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.76%) DigitalOcean
4 5 (2.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.88%) SaaS
6 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (1.41%) Twilio
7 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.47%) G Suite
7 1 (0.47%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.47%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.35%) Skype
2 2 (0.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (60.09%) MySQL
2 23 (10.80%) MongoDB
3 19 (8.92%) SQL Server
4 18 (8.45%) MariaDB
5 5 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.88%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.94%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 82 (38.50%) Git (software)
2 28 (13.15%) Subversion
3 25 (11.74%) PHPUnit
4 17 (7.98%) webpack
5 14 (6.57%) gulp
6 13 (6.10%) GitLab
7 5 (2.35%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.88%) git-flow
8 4 (1.88%) Grunt
9 2 (0.94%) Hudson
9 2 (0.94%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.47%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.47%) Bower
10 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 30 (14.08%) Advertising
2 19 (8.92%) Games
3 15 (7.04%) Finance
4 9 (4.23%) Retail
5 6 (2.82%) Legal
6 4 (1.88%) Automotive
7 2 (0.94%) Banking
7 2 (0.94%) Marketing
8 1 (0.47%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 212 (99.53%) Developer
2 161 (75.59%) PHP Developer
3 22 (10.33%) Senior Developer
4 19 (8.92%) Web Developer
5 18 (8.45%) Backend Developer
6 12 (5.63%) MySQL Developer
6 12 (5.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 11 (5.16%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (5.16%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 11 (5.16%) Senior PHP Developer
8 10 (4.69%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
8 10 (4.69%) PHP Web Developer
9 8 (3.76%) Lead Developer
10 7 (3.29%) Junior
10 7 (3.29%) Junior Developer
11 6 (2.82%) Digital Developer
11 6 (2.82%) Junior PHP Developer
11 6 (2.82%) Lead PHP Developer
12 5 (2.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (2.35%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (67.61%) HTML
2 142 (66.67%) CSS
3 84 (39.44%) Symfony
4 63 (29.58%) jQuery
5 45 (21.13%) React
6 36 (16.90%) Node.js
7 35 (16.43%) REST
8 31 (14.55%) AngularJS
8 31 (14.55%) Sass
8 31 (14.55%) Vue.js
9 27 (12.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 22 (10.33%) HTML5
11 21 (9.86%) Web Services
12 19 (8.92%) CSS3
13 18 (8.45%) RabbitMQ
14 16 (7.51%) CakePHP
15 15 (7.04%) Ajax
15 15 (7.04%) CodeIgniter
16 14 (6.57%) LAMP
16 14 (6.57%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.33%) Mobile App
2 19 (8.92%) Linux Command Line
3 11 (5.16%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (3.76%) Fintech
4 8 (3.76%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.35%) User Experience
6 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.94%) PlayStation
6 2 (0.94%) Smartphone
6 2 (0.94%) Xbox
7 1 (0.47%) Animation
7 1 (0.47%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.47%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (17.37%) Linux
2 19 (8.92%) Unix
3 2 (0.94%) Android
3 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.47%) Windows
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (52.58%) MVC
2 60 (28.17%) OO
3 57 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (21.13%) OOP
4 45 (21.13%) Web Development
5 37 (17.37%) OO PHP
6 30 (14.08%) API Integration
7 25 (11.74%) Test Automation
8 20 (9.39%) Collaborative Working
8 20 (9.39%) E-Commerce
9 19 (8.92%) Responsive Web Design
10 18 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (8.45%) Dependency Injection
10 18 (8.45%) Process Improvement
10 18 (8.45%) Task Automation
10 18 (8.45%) TDD
11 14 (6.57%) Mentoring
12 10 (4.69%) Open Source
13 9 (4.23%) API Development
13 9 (4.23%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 200 (93.90%) PHP
2 141 (66.20%) JavaScript
3 42 (19.72%) SQL
4 32 (15.02%) Java
5 3 (1.41%) ES6
5 3 (1.41%) PHP 7
6 2 (0.94%) Delphi
6 2 (0.94%) Java 8
6 2 (0.94%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.47%) ES7
Qualifications
1 1 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (0.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.47%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (2.82%) Docker
2 1 (0.47%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (1.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.47%) Ansible
2 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (26.29%) Zend
2 18 (8.45%) New Relic
3 12 (5.63%) IBM
4 8 (3.76%) Google
5 5 (2.35%) Twitter
6 3 (1.41%) Sony
7 2 (0.94%) Adobe
8 1 (0.47%) Facebook
8 1 (0.47%) PayPal
8 1 (0.47%) WorldPay