Period
to 9 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Symfony skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Symfony over the 6 months to 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symfony
England > North West
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 219 275 208
Rank change year-on-year +56 -67 +32
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 100 79 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.04% 0.70% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.56% 1.82% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 97 68 168
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -4.46% +12.14%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £28,600
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

Symfony 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 3,901 4,352 5,775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.50% 38.39% 44.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3,159 3,643 4,811
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Symfony
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Symfony as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Symfony in the North West

Symfony
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symfony in the North West.

Salary trend for Symfony in the North West

Symfony
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Symfony in the North West over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Symfony in the North West

Symfony
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 Symfony within the North West region over the 6 months to 9 December 2019. 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 +64 83 £40,000 +6.67% 26
Lancashire -5 9 £40,000 +6.67% 4
Cheshire +18 7 £30,000 -27.27% 1
Merseyside -2 1 £53,321 +61.58% 2
Symfony
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, IT jobs citing Symfony 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 Symfony.

1 99 (99.00%) PHP
2 83 (83.00%) Laravel
3 66 (66.00%) MySQL
4 60 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 48 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (39.00%) Git (software)
7 38 (38.00%) Zend
8 30 (30.00%) HTML
9 27 (27.00%) CSS
10 24 (24.00%) Linux
10 24 (24.00%) MVC
11 22 (22.00%) jQuery
12 21 (21.00%) React
13 20 (20.00%) Drupal
14 19 (19.00%) CodeIgniter
14 19 (19.00%) CakePHP
14 19 (19.00%) AngularJS
15 17 (17.00%) OOP
16 16 (16.00%) OO
16 16 (16.00%) Web Development
17 15 (15.00%) WordPress
18 14 (14.00%) OO PHP
18 14 (14.00%) Vue.js
19 13 (13.00%) Workflow
19 13 (13.00%) Unix
19 13 (13.00%) RESTful
20 11 (11.00%) Front End Development
20 11 (11.00%) API Integration
20 11 (11.00%) Microservices
20 11 (11.00%) Fintech

Symfony
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 (20.00%) Drupal
2 15 (15.00%) WordPress
3 10 (10.00%) CMS
4 1 (1.00%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (10.00%) CiviCRM
2 9 (9.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) GitHub
2 5 (5.00%) AWS
3 1 (1.00%) Azure
3 1 (1.00%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.00%) GCP
3 1 (1.00%) npm
3 1 (1.00%) SaaS
3 1 (1.00%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) SMS
1 3 (3.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (66.00%) MySQL
2 9 (9.00%) Blockchain
3 8 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.00%) GIS
7 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (39.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.00%) Mercurial
3 7 (7.00%) PHPUnit
4 5 (5.00%) Bitbucket
4 5 (5.00%) GitLab
4 5 (5.00%) Vagrant
4 5 (5.00%) webpack
5 1 (1.00%) Codeception
5 1 (1.00%) JIRA
5 1 (1.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (7.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.00%) Games
2 6 (6.00%) Retail
3 5 (5.00%) Automotive
3 5 (5.00%) Back Office
3 5 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (2.00%) Electronics
5 1 (1.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 99 (99.00%) Developer
2 87 (87.00%) PHP Developer
3 34 (34.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 18 (18.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 18 (18.00%) Symfony Developer
5 17 (17.00%) Drupal Developer
6 14 (14.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 12 (12.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 11 (11.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 10 (10.00%) Senior Developer
10 9 (9.00%) AWS Developer
10 9 (9.00%) Blockchain Developer
11 8 (8.00%) Senior PHP Developer
12 7 (7.00%) Web Developer
13 4 (4.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
14 3 (3.00%) Backend Developer
14 3 (3.00%) Junior
14 3 (3.00%) Junior Developer
14 3 (3.00%) PHP Web Developer
15 2 (2.00%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (83.00%) Laravel
2 30 (30.00%) HTML
3 27 (27.00%) CSS
4 22 (22.00%) jQuery
5 21 (21.00%) React
6 19 (19.00%) AngularJS
6 19 (19.00%) CakePHP
6 19 (19.00%) CodeIgniter
7 14 (14.00%) Vue.js
8 13 (13.00%) RESTful
9 9 (9.00%) REST
9 9 (9.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (8.00%) Sass
11 7 (7.00%) HTML5
12 6 (6.00%) LAMP
13 5 (5.00%) CSS3
13 5 (5.00%) Web Services
14 4 (4.00%) React Native
14 4 (4.00%) Yii
15 3 (3.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
2 9 (9.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.00%) New Media
3 3 (3.00%) User Experience
4 2 (2.00%) NHS
4 2 (2.00%) Xbox
5 1 (1.00%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.00%) Linux
2 13 (13.00%) Unix
3 8 (8.00%) Android
3 8 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.00%) MVC
3 17 (17.00%) OOP
4 16 (16.00%) OO
4 16 (16.00%) Web Development
5 14 (14.00%) OO PHP
6 13 (13.00%) Workflow
7 11 (11.00%) API Integration
7 11 (11.00%) Fintech
7 11 (11.00%) Front End Development
7 11 (11.00%) Microservices
8 10 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (10.00%) Kanban
8 10 (10.00%) Server Management
9 5 (5.00%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (4.00%) API Design
10 4 (4.00%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.00%) TDD
10 4 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 99 (99.00%) PHP
2 60 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.00%) PHP 5
3 2 (2.00%) SQL
4 1 (1.00%) ES6
4 1 (1.00%) Java
4 1 (1.00%) PHP 7
4 1 (1.00%) Ruby
4 1 (1.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (1.00%) Degree
1 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (9.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (10.00%) Ansible
2 5 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (38.00%) Zend
2 11 (11.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.00%) Marketo
4 1 (1.00%) New Relic
4 1 (1.00%) Pardot