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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 71 90 58
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 119 104 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.58% 2.61% 4.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.76% 2.76% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 97 83 179
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,022 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.60% +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
3161 3773 3993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.21% 94.75% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2592 3106 3468
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Altrincham +15 16 £40,000 +23.07%
Salford +9 5 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Bolton +8 5 £25,000 -24.24%
Bury +1 2 £25,000 +25.00% 2
Oldham +3 1 £33,000 -5.71%
Sale - 1 £30,500 - 2
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 321 (100.00%) PHP
2 253 (78.82%) HTML
3 242 (75.39%) CSS
4 235 (73.21%) JavaScript
5 213 (66.36%) MySQL
6 136 (42.37%) jQuery
7 126 (39.25%) OO
8 110 (34.27%) OOP
9 108 (33.64%) MVC
10 100 (31.15%) Linux
11 83 (25.86%) Zend
12 74 (23.05%) Git (software)
13 71 (22.12%) Symfony
14 67 (20.87%) Laravel
15 64 (19.94%) Agile Software Development
16 61 (19.00%) Magento
17 57 (17.76%) E-Commerce
18 52 (16.20%) Web Development
18 52 (16.20%) AngularJS
19 51 (15.89%) HTML5
20 49 (15.26%) Finance
21 44 (13.71%) LAMP
21 44 (13.71%) CSS3
21 44 (13.71%) WordPress
22 41 (12.77%) Apache
22 41 (12.77%) SQL
23 39 (12.15%) Ajax
24 37 (11.53%) XHTML
25 36 (11.21%) OO PHP
26 35 (10.90%) User Experience

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 44 (13.71%) WordPress
2 41 (12.77%) Apache
3 35 (10.90%) CMS
4 24 (7.48%) Drupal
5 6 (1.87%) Node.js
6 5 (1.56%) Joomla!
7 4 (1.25%) nginx
8 2 (0.62%) SilverStripe
9 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 61 (19.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.56%) GitHub
2 2 (0.62%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.61%) Internet
2 5 (1.56%) SSL
3 2 (0.62%) SSH
4 1 (0.31%) Extranet
4 1 (0.31%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (66.36%) MySQL
2 15 (4.67%) Big Data
3 13 (4.05%) SQL Server
4 10 (3.12%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.18%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.87%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.93%) Redis
9 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 74 (23.05%) Git (software)
2 16 (4.98%) Subversion
3 10 (3.12%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.80%) Grunt
5 8 (2.49%) Hudson
6 7 (2.18%) TeamCity
6 7 (2.18%) Mercurial
6 7 (2.18%) Selenium
7 5 (1.56%) PhpStorm
7 5 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.93%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.62%) JIRA
10 1 (0.31%) Flash Builder
10 1 (0.31%) Phing
10 1 (0.31%) Behat
10 1 (0.31%) Bower
10 1 (0.31%) Xdebug
10 1 (0.31%) Maven
10 1 (0.31%) Zend Studio
10 1 (0.31%) JUnit
General
1 49 (15.26%) Finance
2 29 (9.03%) Marketing
3 6 (1.87%) Advertising
3 6 (1.87%) Games
4 5 (1.56%) Music Industry
5 3 (0.93%) Retail
5 3 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (78.82%) HTML
2 242 (75.39%) CSS
3 136 (42.37%) jQuery
4 71 (22.12%) Symfony
5 67 (20.87%) Laravel
6 52 (16.20%) AngularJS
7 51 (15.89%) HTML5
8 44 (13.71%) LAMP
8 44 (13.71%) CSS3
9 39 (12.15%) Ajax
10 37 (11.53%) XHTML
11 24 (7.48%) XML
12 22 (6.85%) CodeIgniter
12 22 (6.85%) Zend Framework
13 18 (5.61%) Sass
13 18 (5.61%) CakePHP
14 13 (4.05%) RESTful
15 12 (3.74%) SOAP
16 10 (3.12%) Web Services
16 10 (3.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.90%) User Experience
2 16 (4.98%) W3C
3 5 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.25%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (0.93%) Data Structures
5 3 (0.93%) Social Network
6 2 (0.62%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.62%) Social Media
7 1 (0.31%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.31%) Photography
7 1 (0.31%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.31%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 100 (31.15%) Linux
2 4 (1.25%) Windows
2 4 (1.25%) Ubuntu
3 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
3 2 (0.62%) Debian
3 2 (0.62%) CentOS
4 1 (0.31%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (39.25%) OO
2 110 (34.27%) OOP
3 108 (33.64%) MVC
4 64 (19.94%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (17.76%) E-Commerce
6 52 (16.20%) Web Development
7 36 (11.21%) OO PHP
8 23 (7.17%) TDD
9 21 (6.54%) Web Design
10 18 (5.61%) Scrum
10 18 (5.61%) SEO
11 16 (4.98%) Analytics
12 14 (4.36%) Web Marketing
12 14 (4.36%) SDLC
13 11 (3.43%) ERP
14 10 (3.12%) BDD
15 8 (2.49%) Unit Testing
16 7 (2.18%) System Testing
16 7 (2.18%) Open Source
16 7 (2.18%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 321 (100.00%) PHP
2 235 (73.21%) JavaScript
3 41 (12.77%) SQL
4 23 (7.17%) PHP5
5 10 (3.12%) C
5 10 (3.12%) C#
6 5 (1.56%) Perl
7 4 (1.25%) Java
8 3 (0.93%) Ruby
8 3 (0.93%) Python
9 1 (0.31%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (7.79%) Degree
2 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.31%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (1.56%) Vagrant
1 5 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.31%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.31%) Puppet
2 1 (0.31%) Ansible
Vendors
1 83 (25.86%) Zend
2 22 (6.85%) Salesforce.com
3 14 (4.36%) Perforce
4 5 (1.56%) Facebook
4 5 (1.56%) Twitter
5 4 (1.25%) Adobe
6 2 (0.62%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.62%) Apple
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle
6 2 (0.62%) Google
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stockport
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Great Training + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent package available
Posted: 5 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £3000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
GLM Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 DOE plus perks and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
e-Recruiter
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bury
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Wigan
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 12 days ago
Stockport
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
EPSN Workforce UK Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £57,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Parker Sandford Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £22,000 per annum Dependant on experience
Posted: 16 days ago