Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
England > North West
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 244 293
Rank change year-on-year +87 +49 +44
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 248 106 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.90% 0.89% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 2.16% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 245 97 61
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 £21,600 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £43,750 £42,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +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 5704 4900 5304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 43.79% 41.02% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4730 4223 4536
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 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +42 142 £37,500 +15.38% 14
Merseyside +54 69 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Cheshire -14 21 £40,000 +3.23% 2
Lancashire 0 16 £32,500 +4.84%
Laravel
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 245 (98.79%) PHP
2 168 (67.74%) JavaScript
3 161 (64.92%) HTML
4 156 (62.90%) CSS
5 152 (61.29%) MySQL
6 129 (52.02%) Symfony
7 110 (44.35%) Zend
8 103 (41.53%) MVC
9 77 (31.05%) jQuery
10 75 (30.24%) HTML5
11 72 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
12 69 (27.82%) TDD
13 63 (25.40%) OO
14 57 (22.98%) CakePHP
14 57 (22.98%) Git (software)
15 54 (21.77%) REST
16 51 (20.56%) CSS3
16 51 (20.56%) OOP
17 48 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
18 47 (18.95%) Node.js
18 47 (18.95%) E-Commerce
18 47 (18.95%) Finance
19 42 (16.94%) SQL
20 41 (16.53%) AngularJS
21 36 (14.52%) Software Engineering
22 35 (14.11%) Linux
23 34 (13.71%) SOAP
23 34 (13.71%) API Development
24 32 (12.90%) Web Services
24 32 (12.90%) Retail

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 20 (8.06%) WordPress
2 15 (6.05%) Drupal
3 14 (5.65%) Apache
4 8 (3.23%) CMS
5 5 (2.02%) nginx
6 2 (0.81%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.81%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.40%) concrete5
7 1 (0.40%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.21%) GIMP
3 2 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 22 (8.87%) Magento
2 6 (2.42%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 48 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.85%) AWS Lambda
2 17 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (4.84%) Amazon S3
3 12 (4.84%) Amazon SQS
4 9 (3.63%) SaaS
5 6 (2.42%) GitHub
6 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.40%) npm
6 1 (0.40%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.40%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.05%) HTTP
2 2 (0.81%) PBX
3 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (61.29%) MySQL
2 16 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 14 (5.65%) Big Data
4 12 (4.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 12 (4.84%) Amazon RDS
4 12 (4.84%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.02%) Redis
6 4 (1.61%) MariaDB
6 4 (1.61%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.81%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.81%) phpMyAdmin
8 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.40%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 57 (22.98%) Git (software)
2 29 (11.69%) Selenium
2 29 (11.69%) Selenium IDE
2 29 (11.69%) WebDriver
3 18 (7.26%) PHPUnit
4 13 (5.24%) Subversion
5 8 (3.23%) JIRA
6 6 (2.42%) Vagrant
7 5 (2.02%) Bitbucket
7 5 (2.02%) gulp
8 4 (1.61%) Grunt
9 2 (0.81%) Xdebug
10 1 (0.40%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.40%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.40%) PhpStorm
10 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.40%) Xcode
General
1 47 (18.95%) Finance
2 32 (12.90%) Retail
3 29 (11.69%) Banking
4 25 (10.08%) Marketing
5 13 (5.24%) Advertising
6 2 (0.81%) Publishing
7 1 (0.40%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 236 (95.16%) Developer
2 194 (78.23%) PHP Developer
3 50 (20.16%) Senior Developer
3 50 (20.16%) Senior PHP Developer
4 36 (14.52%) MySQL Developer
4 36 (14.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 20 (8.06%) Agile Developer
6 18 (7.26%) Lead Developer
7 17 (6.85%) Cloud Developer
7 17 (6.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 13 (5.24%) JavaScript Developer
8 13 (5.24%) Lead PHP Developer
9 11 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
10 9 (3.63%) LAMP Developer
11 7 (2.82%) Junior
11 7 (2.82%) Junior Developer
11 7 (2.82%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 7 (2.82%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 7 (2.82%) Symfony Developer
11 7 (2.82%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (64.92%) HTML
2 156 (62.90%) CSS
3 129 (52.02%) Symfony
4 77 (31.05%) jQuery
5 75 (30.24%) HTML5
6 57 (22.98%) CakePHP
7 54 (21.77%) REST
8 51 (20.56%) CSS3
9 47 (18.95%) Node.js
10 41 (16.53%) AngularJS
11 34 (13.71%) SOAP
12 32 (12.90%) Web Services
13 27 (10.89%) LAMP
14 26 (10.48%) Sass
15 25 (10.08%) Ajax
16 23 (9.27%) React
17 22 (8.87%) CodeIgniter
18 13 (5.24%) .NET
19 12 (4.84%) Silex
20 11 (4.44%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.45%) User Experience
2 8 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.42%) iPad
5 4 (1.61%) Digital Signage
5 4 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.61%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.21%) Fintech
7 2 (0.81%) Clustering
7 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.11%) Linux
2 9 (3.63%) Unix
3 5 (2.02%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.81%) Android
5 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.40%) Windows
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (41.53%) MVC
2 72 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (27.82%) TDD
4 63 (25.40%) OO
5 51 (20.56%) OOP
6 47 (18.95%) E-Commerce
7 36 (14.52%) Software Engineering
8 34 (13.71%) API Development
9 29 (11.69%) Functional Testing
9 29 (11.69%) Microservices
9 29 (11.69%) Web Development
10 21 (8.47%) Front End Development
10 21 (8.47%) Migration
11 20 (8.06%) DevOps
11 20 (8.06%) OO PHP
11 20 (8.06%) Re-Platforming
12 18 (7.26%) Test Automation
13 16 (6.45%) OOD
14 15 (6.05%) Scrum
15 13 (5.24%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 245 (98.79%) PHP
2 168 (67.74%) JavaScript
3 42 (16.94%) SQL
4 12 (4.84%) Java
5 11 (4.44%) PHP 5
6 6 (2.42%) C
7 5 (2.02%) PHP 7
8 4 (1.61%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.61%) ES6
9 2 (0.81%) C++
9 2 (0.81%) Python
10 1 (0.40%) C#
10 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.40%) Perl
10 1 (0.40%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (2.02%) Degree
2 1 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 17 (6.85%) Docker
2 2 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.40%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.21%) Ansible
1 3 (1.21%) Puppet
2 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.40%) Salt
Vendors
1 110 (44.35%) Zend
2 3 (1.21%) Adobe
3 1 (0.40%) Google
3 1 (0.40%) Perforce
3 1 (0.40%) Xamarin