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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 55 63 99
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 177 130 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.39% 3.43% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.61% 3.64% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 160 123 92
Average salary £32,250 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,600 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
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
3839 3569 3717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.24% 94.22% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3182 3106 3273
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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
Bury +5 22 £27,000 - 2
Wigan 0 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Bolton - 4 £21,500 - 1
Stockport +1 1 £29,000 -12.12%
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 281 (100.00%) PHP
2 233 (82.92%) HTML
3 229 (81.49%) CSS
4 220 (78.29%) JavaScript
5 200 (71.17%) MySQL
6 118 (41.99%) jQuery
7 97 (34.52%) E-Commerce
7 97 (34.52%) MVC
8 91 (32.38%) OO
9 89 (31.67%) Zend
10 87 (30.96%) WordPress
11 85 (30.25%) Magento
12 76 (27.05%) Linux
13 75 (26.69%) OOP
14 63 (22.42%) OO PHP
15 62 (22.06%) HTML5
16 61 (21.71%) CMS
17 60 (21.35%) SQL
18 58 (20.64%) Symfony
19 57 (20.28%) CSS3
20 56 (19.93%) Agile Software Development
21 49 (17.44%) PHP5
22 46 (16.37%) SEO
23 44 (15.66%) CodeIgniter
23 44 (15.66%) Git (software)
24 42 (14.95%) Degree
25 34 (12.10%) Subversion
26 29 (10.32%) Marketing
27 28 (9.96%) XHTML
28 27 (9.61%) Apache

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 87 (30.96%) WordPress
2 61 (21.71%) CMS
3 27 (9.61%) Apache
4 22 (7.83%) Drupal
5 5 (1.78%) IIS
5 5 (1.78%) Facebook Platform
6 3 (1.07%) Node.js
7 2 (0.71%) nginx
7 2 (0.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (5.34%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.42%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.36%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 85 (30.25%) Magento
2 7 (2.49%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.36%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.98%) SSL
2 13 (4.63%) Intranet
3 4 (1.42%) Internet
4 3 (1.07%) SSH
4 3 (1.07%) FTP
5 1 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (71.17%) MySQL
2 27 (9.61%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.49%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.07%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 44 (15.66%) Git (software)
2 34 (12.10%) Subversion
3 5 (1.78%) Selenium
4 3 (1.07%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.71%) PHPUnit
5 2 (0.71%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.71%) Behat
5 2 (0.71%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.36%) JIRA
6 1 (0.36%) Phing
6 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (10.32%) Marketing
2 10 (3.56%) Banking
3 7 (2.49%) Finance
4 5 (1.78%) Legal
5 4 (1.42%) Advertising
6 3 (1.07%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.36%) Retail
7 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.36%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (82.92%) HTML
2 229 (81.49%) CSS
3 118 (41.99%) jQuery
4 62 (22.06%) HTML5
5 58 (20.64%) Symfony
6 57 (20.28%) CSS3
7 44 (15.66%) CodeIgniter
8 28 (9.96%) XHTML
9 27 (9.61%) Laravel
10 20 (7.12%) Ajax
11 19 (6.76%) LAMP
12 18 (6.41%) SOAP
13 15 (5.34%) XML
13 15 (5.34%) Sass
14 14 (4.98%) CakePHP
15 13 (4.63%) PhoneGap
16 12 (4.27%) Yii
16 12 (4.27%) Corona SDK
17 9 (3.20%) JSON
18 6 (2.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.83%) Computer Science
1 22 (7.83%) Open Source
2 11 (3.91%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.56%) Online Banking
4 9 (3.20%) Graphic Design
4 9 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.49%) W3C
5 7 (2.49%) FMCG
6 6 (2.14%) User Experience
7 5 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.42%) Social Media
8 4 (1.42%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.07%) Blog
9 3 (1.07%) iPhone
10 2 (0.71%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.71%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.36%) Statistics
11 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.36%) Telematics
11 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 76 (27.05%) Linux
2 22 (7.83%) Apple iOS
3 18 (6.41%) Android
4 7 (2.49%) Windows
5 2 (0.71%) UNIX
6 1 (0.36%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (34.52%) E-Commerce
1 97 (34.52%) MVC
2 91 (32.38%) OO
3 75 (26.69%) OOP
4 63 (22.42%) OO PHP
5 56 (19.93%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (16.37%) SEO
7 24 (8.54%) Web Development
8 18 (6.41%) CRM
8 18 (6.41%) Email Marketing
9 17 (6.05%) ERP
10 11 (3.91%) Unit Testing
10 11 (3.91%) Analytics
10 11 (3.91%) Waterfall
11 10 (3.56%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (3.56%) Pay per click
12 9 (3.20%) Mentoring
13 8 (2.85%) Mobile Application Development
13 8 (2.85%) Automated Testing
14 6 (2.14%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 281 (100.00%) PHP
2 220 (78.29%) JavaScript
3 60 (21.35%) SQL
4 49 (17.44%) PHP5
5 12 (4.27%) Perl
6 9 (3.20%) Java
6 9 (3.20%) C#
7 7 (2.49%) Ruby
7 7 (2.49%) Python
8 3 (1.07%) PowerHouse
9 2 (0.71%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.36%) C++
10 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (14.95%) Degree
2 3 (1.07%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 89 (31.67%) Zend
2 17 (6.05%) Google
3 11 (3.91%) Twitter
4 9 (3.20%) Adobe
5 8 (2.85%) Facebook
6 3 (1.07%) Intel
7 2 (0.71%) New Relic
7 2 (0.71%) Rackspace
7 2 (0.71%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle
8 1 (0.36%) Percona
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