The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 29 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 280 351 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.00% 8.54% 7.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.55% 14.07% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 241 312 255
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2231 2495 2327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.76% 60.69% 61.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1899 2224 2114
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
North West

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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 0 12 £20,000 - 2
Stockport -9 11 £29,000 - 3
Wigan +2 8 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Bolton -8 3 £26,000 +18.18%
Cheadle - 2 - -
Sale +8 1 £20,000 -11.11%
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 344 (62.55%) HTML
2 340 (61.82%) CSS
3 327 (59.45%) JavaScript
4 297 (54.00%) MySQL
5 188 (34.18%) jQuery
6 163 (29.64%) Linux
7 159 (28.91%) E-Commerce
8 151 (27.45%) MVC
9 149 (27.09%) Magento
10 136 (24.73%) OO
11 115 (20.91%) Java
12 114 (20.73%) SQL
13 113 (20.55%) Zend
14 100 (18.18%) WordPress
15 95 (17.27%) HTML5
16 91 (16.55%) OOP
17 89 (16.18%) CMS
18 76 (13.82%) CSS3
19 75 (13.64%) Degree
19 75 (13.64%) C#
20 73 (13.27%) .NET
21 71 (12.91%) Perl
22 70 (12.73%) PHP5
23 69 (12.55%) Ruby
24 66 (12.00%) SEO
24 66 (12.00%) Symfony
25 65 (11.82%) Web Development
26 62 (11.27%) Marketing
27 59 (10.73%) Apache
28 58 (10.55%) SQL Server

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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
1 100 (18.18%) WordPress
2 89 (16.18%) CMS
3 59 (10.73%) Apache
4 42 (7.64%) Drupal
5 10 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.82%) OpenStack
6 6 (1.09%) Lync
6 6 (1.09%) SAS
6 6 (1.09%) Apache Pig
6 6 (1.09%) IIS
7 5 (0.91%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.91%) Facebook Platform
8 4 (0.73%) Node.js
9 3 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.36%) nginx
10 2 (0.36%) Confluence
10 2 (0.36%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.36%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.18%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.18%) Joomla!
Applications
1 46 (8.36%) Photoshop
2 23 (4.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (2.18%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.09%) SPSS
5 5 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.36%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 149 (27.09%) Magento
2 12 (2.18%) Google Analytics
3 7 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.73%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.18%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.09%) Amazon EMR
5 5 (0.91%) SaaS
6 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.55%) Route 53
8 2 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.18%) ElastiCache
9 1 (0.18%) GitHub
9 1 (0.18%) IaaS
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.18%) PaaS
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.45%) SSL
2 14 (2.55%) Internet
3 12 (2.18%) HTTP
3 12 (2.18%) DNS
4 8 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.45%) VPN
5 7 (1.27%) Intranet
6 5 (0.91%) AMQP
7 4 (0.73%) LDAP
8 3 (0.55%) NFC
8 3 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.36%) Wireless
9 2 (0.36%) IPsec
9 2 (0.36%) SSH
9 2 (0.36%) MPLS
9 2 (0.36%) PPTP
9 2 (0.36%) SMTP
9 2 (0.36%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.36%) FTP
9 2 (0.36%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (54.00%) MySQL
2 58 (10.55%) SQL Server
3 22 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 18 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (2.36%) NoSQL
6 12 (2.18%) Hadoop
7 9 (1.64%) Big Data
8 8 (1.45%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.27%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.09%) Triplestore
10 6 (1.09%) Sqoop
10 6 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.09%) HBase
10 6 (1.09%) Apache Hive
10 6 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.09%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.18%) Redis
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 55 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 43 (7.82%) Subversion
3 10 (1.82%) Selenium
3 10 (1.82%) Mercurial
4 9 (1.64%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.45%) PHPUnit
6 5 (0.91%) JIRA
6 5 (0.91%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.73%) SCons
7 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.73%) Hudson
8 3 (0.55%) PhoneGap
8 3 (0.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 3 (0.55%) Sublime Text
9 2 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.36%) FrontPage
9 2 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.18%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.18%) WebDriver
General
1 62 (11.27%) Marketing
2 26 (4.73%) Retail
3 18 (3.27%) Finance
4 11 (2.00%) Back Office
4 11 (2.00%) Banking
5 10 (1.82%) Games
6 9 (1.64%) Advertising
7 6 (1.09%) Legal
8 5 (0.91%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.36%) Automotive
9 2 (0.36%) Publishing
10 1 (0.18%) Billing
10 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 454 (82.55%) Developer
2 251 (45.64%) PHP Developer
3 126 (22.91%) Web Developer
4 54 (9.82%) Senior Developer
4 54 (9.82%) Magento Developer
5 42 (7.64%) Junior
6 40 (7.27%) Junior Developer
6 40 (7.27%) PHP Web Developer
7 37 (6.73%) Software Developer
8 36 (6.55%) Senior PHP Developer
9 33 (6.00%) PHP Magento Developer
10 30 (5.45%) Front-End Developer
11 27 (4.91%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 22 (4.00%) Junior PHP Developer
12 22 (4.00%) Junior Web Developer
13 20 (3.64%) Software Engineer
14 19 (3.45%) Administrator
15 18 (3.27%) Systems Administrator
15 18 (3.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 18 (3.27%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (62.55%) HTML
2 340 (61.82%) CSS
3 188 (34.18%) jQuery
4 95 (17.27%) HTML5
5 76 (13.82%) CSS3
6 73 (13.27%) .NET
7 66 (12.00%) Symfony
8 52 (9.45%) LAMP
9 49 (8.91%) XHTML
10 48 (8.73%) XML
11 44 (8.00%) CodeIgniter
12 42 (7.64%) Ruby on Rails
13 37 (6.73%) Web Services
13 37 (6.73%) Ajax
14 31 (5.64%) SOAP
15 27 (4.91%) Laravel
16 24 (4.36%) ASP.NET
17 23 (4.18%) JSON
18 20 (3.64%) CakePHP
19 17 (3.09%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.45%) Mobile App
2 51 (9.27%) Open Source
3 39 (7.09%) Computer Science
4 23 (4.18%) Visualisation
5 17 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (3.09%) W3C
6 14 (2.55%) Social Media
7 10 (1.82%) Digital Media
7 10 (1.82%) Online Banking
7 10 (1.82%) Mathematics
8 9 (1.64%) NHS
8 9 (1.64%) Statistics
8 9 (1.64%) FMCG
9 8 (1.45%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.09%) iPhone
11 5 (0.91%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.55%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.55%) Replication
12 3 (0.55%) Informatics
12 3 (0.55%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 163 (29.64%) Linux
2 36 (6.55%) Apple iOS
3 32 (5.82%) Android
4 24 (4.36%) Windows
5 19 (3.45%) UNIX
6 11 (2.00%) CentOS
7 4 (0.73%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.73%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.18%) Debian
9 1 (0.18%) Fedora
9 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.18%) AIX
9 1 (0.18%) Solaris
9 1 (0.18%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (28.91%) E-Commerce
2 151 (27.45%) MVC
3 136 (24.73%) OO
4 91 (16.55%) OOP
5 66 (12.00%) SEO
6 65 (11.82%) Web Development
7 55 (10.00%) OO PHP
8 45 (8.18%) Software Engineering
9 38 (6.91%) Analytics
10 36 (6.55%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (6.36%) Web Design
12 34 (6.18%) Responsive Web Design
13 31 (5.64%) Project Management
13 31 (5.64%) Digital Marketing
14 28 (5.09%) TDD
15 24 (4.36%) ERP
16 23 (4.18%) Scrum
16 23 (4.18%) Mobile Application Development
17 22 (4.00%) Unit Testing
18 21 (3.82%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 327 (59.45%) JavaScript
2 115 (20.91%) Java
3 114 (20.73%) SQL
4 75 (13.64%) C#
5 71 (12.91%) Perl
6 70 (12.73%) PHP5
7 69 (12.55%) Ruby
8 42 (7.64%) Python
9 25 (4.55%) C++
10 21 (3.82%) C
11 13 (2.36%) Bash Shell
12 10 (1.82%) Delphi
13 7 (1.27%) Scala
13 7 (1.27%) PHP4
14 6 (1.09%) R
14 6 (1.09%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.09%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.91%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.55%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 75 (13.64%) Degree
2 6 (1.09%) CCNP
2 6 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (0.91%) MCP
4 4 (0.73%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.55%) RHCE
6 2 (0.36%) HND
7 1 (0.18%) MCSE
7 1 (0.18%) CCIE
7 1 (0.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.91%) SLA
1 5 (0.91%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.09%) Active Directory
1 6 (1.09%) Squid
1 6 (1.09%) Apache Flume
2 4 (0.73%) Postfix
2 4 (0.73%) Varnish
2 4 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (3.09%) Puppet
2 15 (2.73%) Nagios
3 11 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.73%) logstash
5 3 (0.55%) Kibana
6 2 (0.36%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.18%) YUM
7 1 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.18%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 113 (20.55%) Zend
2 27 (4.91%) Oracle
2 27 (4.91%) Microsoft
3 25 (4.55%) Google
4 21 (3.82%) Adobe
5 15 (2.73%) Twitter
6 14 (2.55%) Facebook
7 7 (1.27%) VMware
7 7 (1.27%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.09%) Sun
8 6 (1.09%) Perforce
9 5 (0.91%) SolarWinds
9 5 (0.91%) Hitachi
9 5 (0.91%) Sony
10 4 (0.73%) Sage
11 3 (0.55%) Intel
11 3 (0.55%) Cisco
11 3 (0.55%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.36%) Sencha
12 2 (0.36%) Atlassian
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