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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 19 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 342 267 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.16% 7.57% 8.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.40% 15.28% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 313 224 311
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
2221 1747 2248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 59.46% 49.52% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1992 1507 1970
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +7 21 £45,000 +45.16% 1
Stockport +14 20 £32,500 -26.13% 3
Wigan -5 13 £26,000 -25.71%
Bury +3 10 £36,000 +10.76% 1
Oldham +3 5 £33,000 +1.53% 6
Rochdale -14 5 £51,000 +45.71% 1
Salford - 4 £35,800 - 1
Bolton -14 3 £35,000 +40.00%
Sale -2 1 £23,000 -42.50%
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 391 (59.88%) HTML
2 383 (58.65%) CSS
3 368 (56.36%) JavaScript
4 337 (51.61%) MySQL
5 254 (38.90%) jQuery
6 227 (34.76%) Agile Software Development
7 221 (33.84%) Git (software)
8 206 (31.55%) MVC
9 186 (28.48%) Web Development
10 149 (22.82%) OOP
11 148 (22.66%) Linux
12 139 (21.29%) HTML5
13 134 (20.52%) Laravel
13 134 (20.52%) WordPress
14 130 (19.91%) OO
15 115 (17.61%) Java
16 108 (16.54%) CSS3
17 104 (15.93%) SQL
17 104 (15.93%) E-Commerce
18 102 (15.62%) Scrum
19 96 (14.70%) Magento
20 88 (13.48%) iPad
21 83 (12.71%) Symfony
21 83 (12.71%) LAMP
21 83 (12.71%) TDD
22 80 (12.25%) Web Services
23 78 (11.94%) Zend
24 74 (11.33%) Marketing
25 72 (11.03%) Front End Development
26 71 (10.87%) AngularJS

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
1 134 (20.52%) WordPress
2 56 (8.58%) CMS
3 50 (7.66%) Apache
4 18 (2.76%) Drupal
5 17 (2.60%) nginx
6 13 (1.99%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (0.61%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.46%) IIS
9 3 (0.46%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.46%) SilverStripe
10 2 (0.31%) ExpressionEngine
10 2 (0.31%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.15%) concrete5
11 1 (0.15%) Facebook Platform
11 1 (0.15%) Magnolia
11 1 (0.15%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 18 (2.76%) Photoshop
2 11 (1.68%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.07%) MS Office
4 6 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 96 (14.70%) Magento
2 7 (1.07%) OpenCart
3 4 (0.61%) osCommerce
4 3 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.31%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 70 (10.72%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (4.13%) GitHub
3 8 (1.23%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.61%) AdWords
4 4 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.61%) SaaS
5 3 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.46%) Google Play
5 3 (0.46%) Sage Pay
5 3 (0.46%) TestFlight
6 2 (0.31%) Firebase
6 2 (0.31%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.15%) IaaS
7 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.36%) Internet
2 31 (4.75%) DNS
3 25 (3.83%) Firewall
4 17 (2.60%) VoIP
5 16 (2.45%) Asterisk PBX
5 16 (2.45%) Broadband
5 16 (2.45%) Ethernet
5 16 (2.45%) IPv6
5 16 (2.45%) TACACS
5 16 (2.45%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (1.53%) WAN
7 7 (1.07%) VPN
8 6 (0.92%) BGP
8 6 (0.92%) Junos
8 6 (0.92%) LLU
8 6 (0.92%) MRTG
8 6 (0.92%) OSPF
8 6 (0.92%) SNMP
8 6 (0.92%) VLAN
8 6 (0.92%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 337 (51.61%) MySQL
2 54 (8.27%) NoSQL
3 33 (5.05%) MongoDB
4 32 (4.90%) Relational Database
5 26 (3.98%) SQL Server
6 21 (3.22%) Big Data
6 21 (3.22%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (3.22%) RDBMS
7 10 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.23%) Redis
9 6 (0.92%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.77%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.77%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (0.61%) CouchDB
11 4 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.46%) GIS
13 2 (0.31%) Power BI
13 2 (0.31%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 221 (33.84%) Git (software)
2 36 (5.51%) Subversion
3 25 (3.83%) Jenkins
4 20 (3.06%) Grunt
5 19 (2.91%) JIRA
6 14 (2.14%) Bitbucket
7 13 (1.99%) gulp
8 12 (1.84%) Maven
9 10 (1.53%) Vagrant
9 10 (1.53%) Visual Studio
10 8 (1.23%) Ant
10 8 (1.23%) git-flow
10 8 (1.23%) Selenium
11 7 (1.07%) PHPUnit
12 6 (0.92%) Gradle
12 6 (0.92%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.92%) Travis CI
13 5 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (0.77%) CircleCI
13 5 (0.77%) Cucumber
General
1 74 (11.33%) Marketing
2 43 (6.58%) Retail
3 23 (3.52%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.45%) Games
5 15 (2.30%) Advertising
6 11 (1.68%) Finance
6 11 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.53%) Publishing
8 7 (1.07%) Legal
8 7 (1.07%) Multimedia
9 6 (0.92%) Electronics
10 3 (0.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 482 (73.81%) Developer
2 334 (51.15%) PHP Developer
3 117 (17.92%) Web Developer
4 79 (12.10%) Senior Developer
5 68 (10.41%) Lead Developer
6 61 (9.34%) PHP Web Developer
7 57 (8.73%) JavaScript Developer
8 52 (7.96%) Senior PHP Developer
9 46 (7.04%) Lead PHP Developer
10 41 (6.28%) HTML CSS Developer
10 41 (6.28%) HTML Developer
11 38 (5.82%) Architect
11 38 (5.82%) Junior
12 36 (5.51%) Junior Developer
13 33 (5.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 26 (3.98%) Junior PHP Developer
14 26 (3.98%) Technical Architect
15 25 (3.83%) Software Engineer
16 23 (3.52%) Software Developer
17 22 (3.37%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 391 (59.88%) HTML
2 383 (58.65%) CSS
3 254 (38.90%) jQuery
4 139 (21.29%) HTML5
5 134 (20.52%) Laravel
6 108 (16.54%) CSS3
7 83 (12.71%) LAMP
7 83 (12.71%) Symfony
8 80 (12.25%) Web Services
9 71 (10.87%) AngularJS
9 71 (10.87%) Node.js
10 70 (10.72%) XML
11 64 (9.80%) Sass
12 59 (9.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 54 (8.27%) Ajax
14 47 (7.20%) CodeIgniter
15 43 (6.58%) .NET
16 32 (4.90%) REST
17 24 (3.68%) Backbone.js
17 24 (3.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 88 (13.48%) iPad
2 44 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (6.58%) Mobile App
4 40 (6.13%) User Experience
5 38 (5.82%) Computer Science
6 18 (2.76%) Algorithms
6 18 (2.76%) Data Structures
7 9 (1.38%) Clustering
8 8 (1.23%) Digital Media
8 8 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.23%) iPhone
8 8 (1.23%) W3C
9 7 (1.07%) Blog
9 7 (1.07%) Mobile Games
9 7 (1.07%) N-Tier
10 6 (0.92%) Data Centre
10 6 (0.92%) Graphic Design
10 6 (0.92%) New Media
11 5 (0.77%) Social Media
11 5 (0.77%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 148 (22.66%) Linux
2 23 (3.52%) Unix
3 19 (2.91%) Windows
4 17 (2.60%) CentOS
5 14 (2.14%) Ubuntu
6 11 (1.68%) Android
6 11 (1.68%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.23%) Debian
7 8 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.07%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.92%) Solaris
10 4 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.46%) Fedora
12 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (34.76%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (31.55%) MVC
3 186 (28.48%) Web Development
4 149 (22.82%) OOP
5 130 (19.91%) OO
6 104 (15.93%) E-Commerce
7 102 (15.62%) Scrum
8 83 (12.71%) TDD
9 72 (11.03%) Front End Development
10 61 (9.34%) Software Engineering
11 56 (8.58%) DevOps
12 50 (7.66%) Continuous Integration
13 49 (7.50%) Open Source
13 49 (7.50%) Unit Testing
14 47 (7.20%) OO PHP
15 38 (5.82%) Kanban
16 36 (5.51%) Mentoring
17 32 (4.90%) Automated Testing
18 30 (4.59%) SDLC
19 26 (3.98%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 368 (56.36%) JavaScript
2 115 (17.61%) Java
3 104 (15.93%) SQL
4 62 (9.49%) Python
5 58 (8.88%) Perl
6 55 (8.42%) C#
7 48 (7.35%) Ruby
8 16 (2.45%) C++
9 15 (2.30%) PHP 5
9 15 (2.30%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.23%) C
10 8 (1.23%) XQuery
11 6 (0.92%) ES6
11 6 (0.92%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.77%) Embedded C
12 5 (0.77%) Scala
12 5 (0.77%) VB
13 4 (0.61%) ANSI SQL
13 4 (0.61%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.61%) Go
Qualifications
1 55 (8.42%) Degree
2 11 (1.68%) CCNP
2 11 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (0.61%) RHCSA
4 3 (0.46%) HNC
4 3 (0.46%) HND
5 2 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.31%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (0.15%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.15%) Cyber Scheme
6 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.15%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.76%) QA
2 17 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.15%) GCP
System Software
1 24 (3.68%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (1.68%) Varnish
3 11 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.92%) Docker
5 5 (0.77%) Postfix
5 5 (0.77%) qmail
6 4 (0.61%) Firmware
6 4 (0.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (0.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.31%) iptables
7 2 (0.31%) KVM
7 2 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.15%) Gluster
8 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (5.05%) Puppet
2 23 (3.52%) Nagios
3 16 (2.45%) OpenNMS
3 16 (2.45%) RANCID
3 16 (2.45%) SCCM
4 11 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.07%) Cacti
6 6 (0.92%) cPanel
6 6 (0.92%) SCOM
7 4 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (0.61%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (0.31%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.15%) Ansible
9 1 (0.15%) Check_MK
9 1 (0.15%) Graylog
9 1 (0.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.15%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 78 (11.94%) Zend
2 29 (4.44%) Google
3 22 (3.37%) Cisco
3 22 (3.37%) Microsoft
4 16 (2.45%) Brocade
4 16 (2.45%) Ericsson
4 16 (2.45%) Foundry
4 16 (2.45%) Huawei
4 16 (2.45%) Juniper
4 16 (2.45%) ZyXEL
5 14 (2.14%) Red Hat
6 13 (1.99%) Adobe
6 13 (1.99%) VMware
7 11 (1.68%) Facebook
8 10 (1.53%) Oracle
9 6 (0.92%) Apple
9 6 (0.92%) IBM
9 6 (0.92%) Twitter
10 5 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.61%) Veritas
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Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Training & Progression
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Unlimited Opportunity
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £6000 - £600000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Digital Gurus
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Competitive
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Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30,000 per annum Circa
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Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
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Innovative Technology Limited
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
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