The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 20 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 359 401 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.39% 10.64% 9.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.33% 17.91% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 324 325 315
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
1959 2239 2329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 51.23% 59.42% 60.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 1978 2086
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 March 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Manchester

PHP
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 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Wigan - 15 £30,000 - 1
Stockport +1 9 £27,500 -14.72% 1
Bury +1 9 £35,000 +25.00%
Ashton-under-Lyne -3 8 £30,000 -
Altrincham +3 6 £26,500 +0.95% 3
Salford -7 4 £25,000 - 1
Cheadle +11 3 £28,000 -1.75% 1
Bolton +2 3 £33,750 +8.87%
Oldham 0 3 - - 1
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP.

1 550 (77.79%) HTML
2 532 (75.25%) CSS
3 497 (70.30%) JavaScript
4 394 (55.73%) MySQL
5 324 (45.83%) jQuery
6 237 (33.52%) MVC
7 202 (28.57%) OO
8 189 (26.73%) HTML5
9 188 (26.59%) OOP
10 170 (24.05%) Linux
11 157 (22.21%) CSS3
12 151 (21.36%) Git (software)
13 149 (21.07%) SQL
14 142 (20.08%) E-Commerce
14 142 (20.08%) Agile Software Development
15 124 (17.54%) Magento
16 119 (16.83%) .NET
17 115 (16.27%) WordPress
18 110 (15.56%) Zend
19 100 (14.14%) CMS
20 93 (13.15%) C#
21 90 (12.73%) Laravel
22 87 (12.31%) LAMP
23 81 (11.46%) Degree
24 79 (11.17%) Web Development
25 76 (10.75%) Symfony
26 75 (10.61%) AngularJS
26 75 (10.61%) OO PHP
27 74 (10.47%) Web Design
28 73 (10.33%) Java

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 115 (16.27%) WordPress
2 100 (14.14%) CMS
3 71 (10.04%) Apache
4 54 (7.64%) Drupal
5 24 (3.39%) Node.js
5 24 (3.39%) Joomla!
6 23 (3.25%) Umbraco
7 19 (2.69%) IIS
8 11 (1.56%) nginx
9 10 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.99%) Sitefinity
11 5 (0.71%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.57%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.28%) Moodle
13 2 (0.28%) ExpressionEngine
13 2 (0.28%) MODX
14 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.14%) JBoss
14 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (4.81%) Photoshop
2 10 (1.41%) MS Office
3 9 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (1.13%) MS Excel
5 7 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.28%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.14%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 124 (17.54%) Magento
2 2 (0.28%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.28%) Zen Cart
3 1 (0.14%) Shopify
3 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.99%) GitHub
3 3 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.42%) Force.com
3 3 (0.42%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.40%) Internet
2 11 (1.56%) SSH
3 8 (1.13%) IPsec
3 8 (1.13%) SSL
4 7 (0.99%) HTTP
5 6 (0.85%) VPN
5 6 (0.85%) Intranet
6 5 (0.71%) DNS
7 4 (0.57%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.57%) OpenVPN
8 3 (0.42%) DHCP
8 3 (0.42%) Extranet
8 3 (0.42%) SAN
8 3 (0.42%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.14%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.14%) FTP
9 1 (0.14%) Broadband
9 1 (0.14%) SMTP
9 1 (0.14%) SNMP
9 1 (0.14%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 394 (55.73%) MySQL
2 71 (10.04%) SQL Server
3 26 (3.68%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.40%) Big Data
5 11 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (1.41%) MongoDB
7 6 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (0.85%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.71%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.42%) Redis
10 3 (0.42%) SQLite
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.14%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 151 (21.36%) Git (software)
2 59 (8.35%) Subversion
3 18 (2.55%) Visual Studio
4 17 (2.40%) Selenium
5 16 (2.26%) JIRA
6 11 (1.56%) Grunt
6 11 (1.56%) Flash Builder
7 10 (1.41%) Mercurial
8 9 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (1.13%) TeamCity
9 8 (1.13%) Jenkins
9 8 (1.13%) Hudson
9 8 (1.13%) MSBuild
10 7 (0.99%) PHPUnit
11 6 (0.85%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.85%) Jasmine
11 6 (0.85%) Behat
12 5 (0.71%) Bitbucket
12 5 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (0.57%) NUnit
General
1 58 (8.20%) Finance
2 46 (6.51%) Marketing
3 31 (4.38%) Retail
4 15 (2.12%) Games
5 12 (1.70%) Music Industry
6 9 (1.27%) Advertising
7 6 (0.85%) Legal
7 6 (0.85%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.71%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.57%) Back Office
9 4 (0.57%) Local Government
10 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.14%) Banking
10 1 (0.14%) Electronics
10 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 627 (88.68%) Developer
2 372 (52.62%) PHP Developer
3 115 (16.27%) Web Developer
4 75 (10.61%) Senior Developer
5 73 (10.33%) Front-End Developer
6 47 (6.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 45 (6.36%) Senior PHP Developer
7 45 (6.36%) Junior Developer
7 45 (6.36%) Junior
8 42 (5.94%) Magento Developer
9 33 (4.67%) .NET Developer
10 31 (4.38%) Junior PHP Developer
11 28 (3.96%) Software Developer
12 26 (3.68%) PHP Magento Developer
13 25 (3.54%) PHP Web Developer
13 25 (3.54%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 24 (3.39%) Lead Developer
15 18 (2.55%) MySQL Developer
16 15 (2.12%) Front-End Web Developer
17 14 (1.98%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 550 (77.79%) HTML
2 532 (75.25%) CSS
3 324 (45.83%) jQuery
4 189 (26.73%) HTML5
5 157 (22.21%) CSS3
6 119 (16.83%) .NET
7 90 (12.73%) Laravel
8 87 (12.31%) LAMP
9 76 (10.75%) Symfony
10 75 (10.61%) AngularJS
11 68 (9.62%) Ajax
12 66 (9.34%) XML
12 66 (9.34%) CodeIgniter
13 63 (8.91%) Web Services
14 59 (8.35%) ASP.NET
15 49 (6.93%) Backbone.js
16 34 (4.81%) XHTML
17 30 (4.24%) SOAP
17 30 (4.24%) Sass
18 27 (3.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 38 (5.37%) Mobile App
2 34 (4.81%) User Experience
3 29 (4.10%) Computer Science
4 26 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (3.39%) Open Source
6 17 (2.40%) Graphic Design
7 16 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (1.41%) W3C
8 10 (1.41%) Social Network
9 9 (1.27%) Telematics
10 8 (1.13%) Blog
10 8 (1.13%) iPhone
11 7 (0.99%) Cryptography
11 7 (0.99%) PKI
11 7 (0.99%) Photography
12 6 (0.85%) Social Media
12 6 (0.85%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.57%) Performance Metrics
14 1 (0.14%) Embedded Systems
14 1 (0.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 170 (24.05%) Linux
2 49 (6.93%) Android
3 43 (6.08%) Apple iOS
4 35 (4.95%) Windows
5 14 (1.98%) UNIX
6 12 (1.70%) CentOS
7 8 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.85%) Debian
8 6 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.57%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.28%) HPUX
10 2 (0.28%) Solaris
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.14%) openSUSE
11 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (33.52%) MVC
2 202 (28.57%) OO
3 188 (26.59%) OOP
4 142 (20.08%) E-Commerce
4 142 (20.08%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (11.17%) Web Development
6 75 (10.61%) OO PHP
7 74 (10.47%) Web Design
8 48 (6.79%) Responsive Web Design
9 37 (5.23%) CRM
10 36 (5.09%) Scrum
11 31 (4.38%) ERP
12 29 (4.10%) Software Engineering
13 28 (3.96%) TDD
14 27 (3.82%) SEO
15 19 (2.69%) Android Development
16 18 (2.55%) Analytics
16 18 (2.55%) Unit Testing
17 17 (2.40%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (2.40%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 497 (70.30%) JavaScript
2 149 (21.07%) SQL
3 93 (13.15%) C#
4 73 (10.33%) Java
5 46 (6.51%) PHP5
6 41 (5.80%) Python
7 38 (5.37%) Perl
8 34 (4.81%) C++
9 27 (3.82%) Ruby
10 23 (3.25%) Bash Shell
11 18 (2.55%) C
12 7 (0.99%) VB.NET
13 6 (0.85%) VBScript
13 6 (0.85%) VB
14 5 (0.71%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.42%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.42%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.28%) VB6
17 1 (0.14%) Scala
17 1 (0.14%) Ada
Qualifications
1 81 (11.46%) Degree
2 14 (1.98%) VCP4
3 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.28%) CCNA
4 2 (0.28%) MCP
4 2 (0.28%) MCSE
4 2 (0.28%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.84%) QA
2 4 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.42%) Squid
3 2 (0.28%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.14%) Varnish
4 1 (0.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (2.40%) Puppet
2 6 (0.85%) Nagios
2 6 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.57%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.42%) Cacti
5 2 (0.28%) Plesk
6 1 (0.14%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.14%) Ansible
6 1 (0.14%) Webmin
6 1 (0.14%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 110 (15.56%) Zend
2 55 (7.78%) Twitter
3 36 (5.09%) Facebook
4 26 (3.68%) Adobe
5 18 (2.55%) Sitecore
6 16 (2.26%) Microsoft
6 16 (2.26%) Oracle
7 14 (1.98%) Google
8 11 (1.56%) VMware
9 10 (1.41%) Perforce
9 10 (1.41%) Red Hat
10 8 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.71%) Rackspace
11 5 (0.71%) New Relic
12 4 (0.57%) Apple
12 4 (0.57%) EPiServer
12 4 (0.57%) Tableau
13 3 (0.42%) HP
14 2 (0.28%) StorageTek
14 2 (0.28%) Sun
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: 18,000 - 28,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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RMS PR
Salary: £22,000 - £28,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Propel London Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
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Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
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Novus digital recruitment limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000.00 - £55000 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
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Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
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