The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 51 38 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 185 241 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.73% 6.42% 4.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.97% 6.77% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 166 220 178
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
PHP Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3719 3562 4180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.04% 94.89% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3219 3110 3712
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Manchester region.

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury +5 13 £39,000 +39.28% 1
Wigan -1 11 £30,000 -17.24% 2
Ashton-under-Lyne - 8 £30,000 -
Salford -6 2 £25,000 -28.57%
Bolton +9 1 - -
Stockport -10 1 £27,500 -21.42% 2
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 370 (100.00%) PHP
2 311 (84.05%) HTML
3 301 (81.35%) CSS
4 288 (77.84%) JavaScript
5 281 (75.95%) MySQL
6 173 (46.76%) jQuery
7 140 (37.84%) MVC
8 134 (36.22%) OO
9 125 (33.78%) OOP
10 106 (28.65%) Linux
11 102 (27.57%) Zend
12 92 (24.86%) E-Commerce
13 91 (24.59%) Git (software)
14 84 (22.70%) HTML5
15 81 (21.89%) CSS3
16 80 (21.62%) SQL
17 78 (21.08%) Magento
17 78 (21.08%) WordPress
18 70 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
19 61 (16.49%) OO PHP
20 60 (16.22%) Symfony
21 58 (15.68%) Subversion
22 57 (15.41%) CMS
23 50 (13.51%) Laravel
23 50 (13.51%) CodeIgniter
24 47 (12.70%) PHP5
25 46 (12.43%) Degree
26 43 (11.62%) Ajax
27 39 (10.54%) LAMP
28 37 (10.00%) Drupal

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 78 (21.08%) WordPress
2 57 (15.41%) CMS
3 37 (10.00%) Drupal
4 27 (7.30%) Apache
5 17 (4.59%) Joomla!
6 13 (3.51%) Node.js
7 5 (1.35%) IIS
8 2 (0.54%) nginx
9 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 8 (2.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (1.08%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.54%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.27%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 78 (21.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.35%) GitHub
2 2 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.51%) Internet
2 12 (3.24%) SSL
3 11 (2.97%) Intranet
3 11 (2.97%) SSH
4 2 (0.54%) FTP
5 1 (0.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (75.95%) MySQL
2 26 (7.03%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.43%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.35%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.81%) Big Data
5 3 (0.81%) Redis
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 91 (24.59%) Git (software)
2 58 (15.68%) Subversion
3 11 (2.97%) Flash Builder
4 8 (2.16%) JIRA
5 7 (1.89%) Selenium
5 7 (1.89%) PHPUnit
6 6 (1.62%) Behat
7 5 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (1.35%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.35%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.08%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.81%) Hudson
10 2 (0.54%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.27%) JUnit
11 1 (0.27%) Maven
11 1 (0.27%) Bower
11 1 (0.27%) Xdebug
11 1 (0.27%) Grunt
11 1 (0.27%) Phing
General
1 28 (7.57%) Finance
2 26 (7.03%) Marketing
3 11 (2.97%) Retail
4 8 (2.16%) Music Industry
4 8 (2.16%) Legal
5 7 (1.89%) Advertising
6 4 (1.08%) Back Office
7 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.27%) Automotive
7 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.27%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 311 (84.05%) HTML
2 301 (81.35%) CSS
3 173 (46.76%) jQuery
4 84 (22.70%) HTML5
5 81 (21.89%) CSS3
6 60 (16.22%) Symfony
7 50 (13.51%) Laravel
7 50 (13.51%) CodeIgniter
8 43 (11.62%) Ajax
9 39 (10.54%) LAMP
10 30 (8.11%) XML
11 27 (7.30%) XHTML
12 25 (6.76%) AngularJS
13 19 (5.14%) SOAP
14 18 (4.86%) REST
15 15 (4.05%) Sass
15 15 (4.05%) Zend Framework
16 14 (3.78%) PhoneGap
17 13 (3.51%) Web Services
18 11 (2.97%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 19 (5.14%) Open Source
3 18 (4.86%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.05%) User Experience
5 13 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.70%) Graphic Design
7 7 (1.89%) Photography
8 6 (1.62%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.35%) Blog
9 5 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.81%) Social Network
10 3 (0.81%) Social Media
11 2 (0.54%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.27%) W3C
12 1 (0.27%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 106 (28.65%) Linux
2 9 (2.43%) Apple iOS
2 9 (2.43%) Android
3 7 (1.89%) UNIX
4 5 (1.35%) Windows
5 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (37.84%) MVC
2 134 (36.22%) OO
3 125 (33.78%) OOP
4 92 (24.86%) E-Commerce
5 70 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (16.49%) OO PHP
7 29 (7.84%) ERP
7 29 (7.84%) CRM
8 23 (6.22%) Web Development
9 21 (5.68%) SEO
10 16 (4.32%) Web Design
11 12 (3.24%) Waterfall
12 10 (2.70%) TDD
12 10 (2.70%) Email Marketing
13 9 (2.43%) Unit Testing
13 9 (2.43%) Time Management
14 7 (1.89%) Scrum
14 7 (1.89%) Mentoring
14 7 (1.89%) Coaching
14 7 (1.89%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 370 (100.00%) PHP
2 288 (77.84%) JavaScript
3 80 (21.62%) SQL
4 47 (12.70%) PHP5
5 15 (4.05%) Perl
6 13 (3.51%) Python
7 12 (3.24%) C#
8 8 (2.16%) Java
9 6 (1.62%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.62%) Ruby
10 3 (0.81%) C
11 1 (0.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 46 (12.43%) Degree
2 2 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.54%) Puppet
1 2 (0.54%) Vagrant
1 2 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.54%) Webmin
2 1 (0.27%) Ansible
2 1 (0.27%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 102 (27.57%) Zend
2 21 (5.68%) Adobe
3 14 (3.78%) Twitter
4 9 (2.43%) Facebook
5 5 (1.35%) New Relic
5 5 (1.35%) Rackspace
6 3 (0.81%) Perforce
7 2 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle
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