Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Laravel PHP Framework
England > North West
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 179 260
Rank change year-on-year +44 +81 +8
Permanent jobs citing Laravel 309 213 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.42% 1.72% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.41% 4.06% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 268 215 84
North West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £43,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 5,716 5,250 4,591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.67% 42.42% 38.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4,796 4,582 3,972
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 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +46 225 £37,500 +7.14% 32
Cheshire -28 43 £32,500 -23.53% 17
Merseyside +39 27 £50,000 +49.25% 1
Lancashire -10 13 £28,500 -12.31% 4
Laravel
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 300 (97.09%) PHP
2 203 (65.70%) MySQL
3 199 (64.40%) HTML
4 189 (61.17%) CSS
5 185 (59.87%) JavaScript
6 174 (56.31%) MVC
7 116 (37.54%) Symfony
8 109 (35.28%) jQuery
9 98 (31.72%) Zend
10 97 (31.39%) Git (software)
11 96 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
12 80 (25.89%) E-Commerce
13 78 (25.24%) Linux
14 73 (23.62%) OOP
15 56 (18.12%) REST
16 55 (17.80%) Magento
16 55 (17.80%) Web Development
17 52 (16.83%) OO
18 51 (16.50%) HTML5
19 50 (16.18%) SQL
20 47 (15.21%) Amazon AWS
20 47 (15.21%) AngularJS
21 42 (13.59%) Web Services
22 39 (12.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 39 (12.62%) LAMP
23 38 (12.30%) CakePHP
24 35 (11.33%) CSS3
25 33 (10.68%) Front End Development
25 33 (10.68%) Retail
26 32 (10.36%) Software Engineering

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 31 (10.03%) WordPress
2 24 (7.77%) Apache
3 20 (6.47%) CMS
4 13 (4.21%) Drupal
5 12 (3.88%) nginx
6 3 (0.97%) concrete5
6 3 (0.97%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.65%) Confluence
7 2 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.65%) Moodle
8 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.32%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 4 (1.29%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.65%) GIMP
3 1 (0.32%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 55 (17.80%) Magento
2 2 (0.65%) OpenCart
2 2 (0.65%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 47 (15.21%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (8.09%) GitHub
3 17 (5.50%) DigitalOcean
4 16 (5.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (4.53%) SaaS
6 4 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.29%) Google App Engine
6 4 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.65%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.65%) Serverless
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.29%) SMS
2 3 (0.97%) Internet
3 1 (0.32%) Intranet
3 1 (0.32%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (65.70%) MySQL
2 25 (8.09%) SQL Server
3 23 (7.44%) MongoDB
4 6 (1.94%) phpMyAdmin
4 6 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.29%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.97%) MariaDB
6 3 (0.97%) Redis
6 3 (0.97%) SQLite
7 2 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.65%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 97 (31.39%) Git (software)
2 29 (9.39%) Subversion
3 24 (7.77%) PHPUnit
4 14 (4.53%) Selenium
5 13 (4.21%) Selenium IDE
5 13 (4.21%) WebDriver
6 12 (3.88%) gulp
7 9 (2.91%) Grunt
8 8 (2.59%) Mercurial
9 7 (2.27%) Vagrant
10 5 (1.62%) JIRA
11 2 (0.65%) Bazaar
11 2 (0.65%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.65%) PhantomJS
11 2 (0.65%) PhpStorm
12 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.32%) GitLab
12 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.32%) webpack
General
1 33 (10.68%) Retail
2 23 (7.44%) Advertising
3 22 (7.12%) Finance
4 18 (5.83%) Marketing
5 13 (4.21%) Banking
6 10 (3.24%) Legal
7 3 (0.97%) Law
8 2 (0.65%) Automotive
8 2 (0.65%) Games
8 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 297 (96.12%) Developer
2 231 (74.76%) PHP Developer
3 40 (12.94%) MySQL Developer
3 40 (12.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 37 (11.97%) Senior Developer
5 33 (10.68%) Magento Developer
6 26 (8.41%) Senior PHP Developer
7 25 (8.09%) Web Developer
8 22 (7.12%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 17 (5.50%) MongoDB Developer
10 15 (4.85%) Cloud Developer
10 15 (4.85%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
11 13 (4.21%) Agile Developer
11 13 (4.21%) Software Developer
12 12 (3.88%) Full Stack Developer
12 12 (3.88%) Lead Developer
12 12 (3.88%) Lead PHP Developer
13 10 (3.24%) PHP Web Developer
14 8 (2.59%) Digital Developer
15 7 (2.27%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (64.40%) HTML
2 189 (61.17%) CSS
3 116 (37.54%) Symfony
4 109 (35.28%) jQuery
5 56 (18.12%) REST
6 51 (16.50%) HTML5
7 47 (15.21%) AngularJS
8 42 (13.59%) Web Services
9 39 (12.62%) LAMP
9 39 (12.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 38 (12.30%) CakePHP
11 35 (11.33%) CSS3
12 31 (10.03%) Sass
13 30 (9.71%) CodeIgniter
14 28 (9.06%) Node.js
14 28 (9.06%) SOAP
14 28 (9.06%) XML
15 25 (8.09%) Ajax
15 25 (8.09%) React
16 23 (7.44%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.74%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (7.12%) Mobile App
3 21 (6.80%) Linux Command Line
4 13 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.27%) User Experience
6 5 (1.62%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.62%) Social Media
6 5 (1.62%) Wiki
7 4 (1.29%) Graphic Design
8 3 (0.97%) Animation
8 3 (0.97%) Fintech
8 3 (0.97%) Photography
8 3 (0.97%) Renewable Energy
9 2 (0.65%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.65%) PlayStation
9 2 (0.65%) VLE
10 1 (0.32%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.32%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 78 (25.24%) Linux
2 30 (9.71%) Unix
3 17 (5.50%) Debian
4 11 (3.56%) Android
5 9 (2.91%) Ubuntu
6 7 (2.27%) Windows
7 6 (1.94%) CentOS
8 4 (1.29%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (56.31%) MVC
2 96 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (25.89%) E-Commerce
4 73 (23.62%) OOP
5 55 (17.80%) Web Development
6 52 (16.83%) OO
7 33 (10.68%) Front End Development
8 32 (10.36%) Software Engineering
9 31 (10.03%) TDD
10 27 (8.74%) DevOps
11 25 (8.09%) OO PHP
12 24 (7.77%) Test Automation
13 22 (7.12%) Collaborative Working
13 22 (7.12%) Mentoring
14 19 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (5.83%) Project Management
16 17 (5.50%) Dependency Injection
16 17 (5.50%) Process Improvement
16 17 (5.50%) Scrum
17 16 (5.18%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 300 (97.09%) PHP
2 185 (59.87%) JavaScript
3 50 (16.18%) SQL
4 21 (6.80%) Java
5 9 (2.91%) PHP 7
6 5 (1.62%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.62%) Perl
7 3 (0.97%) C
7 3 (0.97%) PHP 5
7 3 (0.97%) Python
7 3 (0.97%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.65%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (7.44%) Degree
2 3 (0.97%) HND
System Software
1 17 (5.50%) Docker
2 2 (0.65%) LXC
3 1 (0.32%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (1.29%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 98 (31.72%) Zend
2 19 (6.15%) Google
3 17 (5.50%) New Relic
4 7 (2.27%) Apple
5 6 (1.94%) Adobe
5 6 (1.94%) Twitter
6 5 (1.62%) Capita
7 2 (0.65%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.32%) HP
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.32%) Sony