The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 30 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 261 291 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.22% 8.09% 6.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.98% 16.00% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 221 252 239
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
PHP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2011 1819 2231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.64% 50.56% 55.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1770 1568 1902
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PHP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

PHP Salary Trend in Manchester

PHP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Manchester

PHP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham +2 11 £25,000 -28.57% 3
Rochdale - 9 £60,000 - 1
Oldham -7 6 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Sale +1 5 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Wigan -2 5 £35,000 - 1
Salford +1 4 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Stockport 0 4 £28,750 -12.21% 3
Bury 0 2 £20,000 -20.00% 1
Bolton -8 1 £32,500 -31.57% 4
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for PHP.

1 284 (56.35%) JavaScript
2 275 (54.56%) HTML
3 269 (53.37%) CSS
4 230 (45.63%) MySQL
5 170 (33.73%) jQuery
6 163 (32.34%) Agile Software Development
7 158 (31.35%) Web Development
8 148 (29.37%) Git (software)
9 144 (28.57%) MVC
10 131 (25.99%) Linux
11 124 (24.60%) Java
12 112 (22.22%) HTML5
13 101 (20.04%) OO
14 96 (19.05%) Degree
15 94 (18.65%) Magento
16 91 (18.06%) E-Commerce
17 89 (17.66%) CSS3
18 86 (17.06%) XML
19 83 (16.47%) WordPress
20 79 (15.67%) SQL
21 78 (15.48%) OOP
22 73 (14.48%) TDD
23 71 (14.09%) Web Services
24 70 (13.89%) .NET
25 63 (12.50%) Zend
26 62 (12.30%) C#
27 61 (12.10%) LAMP
28 60 (11.90%) AngularJS
29 58 (11.51%) Responsive Web Design
30 57 (11.31%) Ruby

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 83 (16.47%) WordPress
2 44 (8.73%) Apache
3 32 (6.35%) CMS
4 30 (5.95%) Drupal
5 15 (2.98%) nginx
6 12 (2.38%) SharePoint
7 10 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.79%) Moodle
9 8 (1.59%) GeoServer
10 7 (1.39%) IIS
10 7 (1.39%) Joomla!
11 6 (1.19%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.60%) Confluence
13 3 (0.60%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.40%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 19 (3.77%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.79%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.39%) MS Office
4 4 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 94 (18.65%) Magento
2 7 (1.39%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.60%) OpenCart
4 2 (0.40%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.20%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 13 (2.58%) GitHub
3 10 (1.98%) SaaS
4 6 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.99%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.60%) AdWords
6 3 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.60%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.40%) TestFlight
8 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.20%) iTunes
8 1 (0.20%) Sage Pay
8 1 (0.20%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.97%) Internet
2 18 (3.57%) Network Security
3 17 (3.37%) Firewall
3 17 (3.37%) SSL
4 11 (2.18%) DNS
4 11 (2.18%) Ethernet
5 10 (1.98%) HTTP
5 10 (1.98%) VoIP
6 9 (1.79%) BGP
6 9 (1.79%) Broadband
6 9 (1.79%) IPv6
6 9 (1.79%) OSPF
6 9 (1.79%) SNMP
6 9 (1.79%) TACACS
6 9 (1.79%) VPN
6 9 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (1.59%) Asterisk PBX
7 8 (1.59%) LLU
7 8 (1.59%) VLAN
7 8 (1.59%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (45.63%) MySQL
2 29 (5.75%) Relational Database
3 21 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 20 (3.97%) NoSQL
5 19 (3.77%) Redis
6 16 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (2.78%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.59%) GIS
11 5 (0.99%) MariaDB
12 4 (0.79%) InterSystems Cache
12 4 (0.79%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.40%) LogicBlox
15 1 (0.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 148 (29.37%) Git (software)
2 24 (4.76%) Subversion
3 22 (4.37%) Jenkins
4 20 (3.97%) Grunt
4 20 (3.97%) Mercurial
5 16 (3.17%) PhpStorm
6 11 (2.18%) Visual Studio
7 9 (1.79%) Vagrant
8 8 (1.59%) Ant
8 8 (1.59%) JIRA
8 8 (1.59%) Maven
9 7 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (1.39%) gulp
10 6 (1.19%) Selenium
11 5 (0.99%) PHPUnit
12 4 (0.79%) Phing
13 3 (0.60%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.60%) Gradle
13 3 (0.60%) Jasmine
13 3 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (8.53%) Marketing
2 24 (4.76%) Finance
3 19 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.17%) Games
5 11 (2.18%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.98%) Retail
7 9 (1.79%) Publishing
8 6 (1.19%) Advertising
8 6 (1.19%) Multimedia
9 5 (0.99%) Banking
9 5 (0.99%) Electronics
10 3 (0.60%) Legal
11 2 (0.40%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 392 (77.78%) Developer
2 265 (52.58%) PHP Developer
3 86 (17.06%) Senior Developer
4 84 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 74 (14.68%) JavaScript Developer
6 59 (11.71%) PHP Web Developer
7 53 (10.52%) HTML Developer
8 45 (8.93%) Senior PHP Developer
9 43 (8.53%) Software Developer
10 41 (8.13%) HTML CSS Developer
11 39 (7.74%) Lead Developer
12 36 (7.14%) Magento Developer
13 31 (6.15%) Junior
13 31 (6.15%) MySQL Developer
13 31 (6.15%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 30 (5.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 29 (5.75%) Junior Developer
16 27 (5.36%) Java Developer
17 24 (4.76%) Lead PHP Developer
17 24 (4.76%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (54.56%) HTML
2 269 (53.37%) CSS
3 170 (33.73%) jQuery
4 112 (22.22%) HTML5
5 89 (17.66%) CSS3
6 86 (17.06%) XML
7 71 (14.09%) Web Services
8 70 (13.89%) .NET
9 61 (12.10%) LAMP
10 60 (11.90%) AngularJS
11 56 (11.11%) Laravel
12 50 (9.92%) Ajax
13 48 (9.52%) Node.js
14 36 (7.14%) JSON
14 36 (7.14%) Symfony
15 35 (6.94%) SOAP
16 34 (6.75%) Sass
17 33 (6.55%) CodeIgniter
18 28 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
18 28 (5.56%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.52%) iPad
2 52 (10.32%) Computer Science
3 23 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.57%) Blog
5 17 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (3.17%) Mobile App
7 13 (2.58%) User Experience
8 9 (1.79%) Data Centre
8 9 (1.79%) Replication
9 8 (1.59%) e-Learning
10 7 (1.39%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.19%) Social Media
12 3 (0.60%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.60%) Learning Management System
12 3 (0.60%) NHS
12 3 (0.60%) W3C
13 2 (0.40%) Animation
13 2 (0.40%) Graphic Design
13 2 (0.40%) Mobile Games
13 2 (0.40%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 131 (25.99%) Linux
2 36 (7.14%) Windows
3 10 (1.98%) Unix
4 8 (1.59%) CentOS
4 8 (1.59%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.39%) Android
5 7 (1.39%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.60%) Fedora
8 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (32.34%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (31.35%) Web Development
3 144 (28.57%) MVC
4 101 (20.04%) OO
5 91 (18.06%) E-Commerce
6 78 (15.48%) OOP
7 73 (14.48%) TDD
8 58 (11.51%) Responsive Web Design
9 56 (11.11%) Project Management
9 56 (11.11%) Scrum
10 55 (10.91%) Front End Development
11 51 (10.12%) Unit Testing
12 48 (9.52%) Mentoring
13 37 (7.34%) OO PHP
14 34 (6.75%) Open Source
14 34 (6.75%) Software Engineering
15 33 (6.55%) DevOps
16 31 (6.15%) SDLC
17 19 (3.77%) Business Development
17 19 (3.77%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 284 (56.35%) JavaScript
2 124 (24.60%) Java
3 79 (15.67%) SQL
4 62 (12.30%) C#
5 57 (11.31%) Python
5 57 (11.31%) Ruby
6 41 (8.13%) Perl
7 38 (7.54%) C++
8 26 (5.16%) C
9 20 (3.97%) VB.NET
10 18 (3.57%) Objective-C
11 13 (2.58%) Go
12 10 (1.98%) ActionScript
13 6 (1.19%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.19%) PHP 5
14 5 (0.99%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.79%) CoffeeScript
15 4 (0.79%) Embedded C
15 4 (0.79%) ES6
15 4 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 96 (19.05%) Degree
2 17 (3.37%) CHECK Team Leader
2 17 (3.37%) CREST Certified
2 17 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.38%) Cyber Scheme
3 12 (2.38%) Tigerscheme
4 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (0.79%) ISEB
6 3 (0.60%) CCNP
6 3 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.40%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.20%) HND
8 1 (0.20%) MCSD
8 1 (0.20%) MCSE
8 1 (0.20%) OCP
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.94%) QA
2 9 (1.79%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.79%) Firmware
4 4 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.79%) Varnish
4 4 (0.79%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.20%) Docker
5 1 (0.20%) iptables
5 1 (0.20%) KVM
5 1 (0.20%) oVirt
5 1 (0.20%) Postfix
5 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (4.76%) Puppet
2 10 (1.98%) Nagios
2 10 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.79%) Cacti
3 9 (1.79%) OpenNMS
3 9 (1.79%) RANCID
3 9 (1.79%) SCCM
4 8 (1.59%) SCOM
5 4 (0.79%) Ansible
6 3 (0.60%) Packer
7 1 (0.20%) cPanel
7 1 (0.20%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.20%) SmokePing
7 1 (0.20%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 63 (12.50%) Zend
2 37 (7.34%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.77%) Oracle
4 16 (3.17%) Adobe
5 14 (2.78%) Google
6 13 (2.58%) Cisco
7 12 (2.38%) VMware
8 9 (1.79%) Brocade
8 9 (1.79%) Ericsson
8 9 (1.79%) Foundry
8 9 (1.79%) Huawei
8 9 (1.79%) Juniper
8 9 (1.79%) ZyXEL
9 8 (1.59%) ESRI
9 8 (1.59%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.39%) Remedy
11 4 (0.79%) Apple
11 4 (0.79%) Facebook
11 4 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.79%) Twitter
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexible Working
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday