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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 32 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 289 413 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.14% 10.07% 8.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.55% 16.47% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 224 370 285
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2303 2508 2255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 56.91% 61.13% 60.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2011 2234 2082
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +2 18 £32,000 +14.28% 1
Bury +1 14 £28,000 -13.84% 1
Altrincham +5 8 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Oldham -1 7 £35,000 +55.55%
Salford -11 4 £26,500 -18.46% 4
Cheadle - 3 £28,500 -
Bolton -29 1 £31,000 +40.90% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £30,000 - 1
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 483 (62.73%) MySQL
2 471 (61.17%) HTML
3 459 (59.61%) CSS
4 433 (56.23%) JavaScript
5 257 (33.38%) jQuery
6 223 (28.96%) MVC
7 205 (26.62%) Zend
8 194 (25.19%) OO
9 184 (23.90%) Linux
10 169 (21.95%) E-Commerce
11 165 (21.43%) SQL
12 146 (18.96%) HTML5
13 140 (18.18%) Magento
14 123 (15.97%) Drupal
15 122 (15.84%) Java
16 106 (13.77%) CSS3
17 102 (13.25%) PHP5
18 100 (12.99%) Git (software)
18 100 (12.99%) Symfony
19 94 (12.21%) CMS
20 92 (11.95%) Web Development
21 90 (11.69%) Marketing
22 89 (11.56%) LAMP
23 88 (11.43%) OOP
24 85 (11.04%) WordPress
25 83 (10.78%) Subversion
26 77 (10.00%) XML
27 75 (9.74%) CodeIgniter
27 75 (9.74%) Degree
27 75 (9.74%) Ruby

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 123 (15.97%) Drupal
2 94 (12.21%) CMS
3 85 (11.04%) WordPress
4 57 (7.40%) Apache
5 17 (2.21%) OpenStack
6 10 (1.30%) Node.js
7 9 (1.17%) SharePoint
8 7 (0.91%) IIS
8 7 (0.91%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.78%) Joomla!
10 4 (0.52%) Lync
11 2 (0.26%) nginx
12 1 (0.13%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.13%) SugarCRM
12 1 (0.13%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.13%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.13%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.13%) SAS
Applications
1 47 (6.10%) Photoshop
2 30 (3.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (1.04%) MS Excel
4 3 (0.39%) Maple
4 3 (0.39%) MS Office
5 1 (0.13%) SPSS
5 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 140 (18.18%) Magento
2 4 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.52%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.39%) Agresso
4 1 (0.13%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (0.78%) SaaS
3 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.13%) GitHub
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 53 (6.88%) HTTP
2 17 (2.21%) SSL
3 15 (1.95%) Internet
4 9 (1.17%) DNS
5 8 (1.04%) AMQP
6 7 (0.91%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.52%) Intranet
8 4 (0.52%) NFC
9 3 (0.39%) Wireless
10 2 (0.26%) Firewall
10 2 (0.26%) LDAP
10 2 (0.26%) LAN
10 2 (0.26%) WLAN
10 2 (0.26%) 802.11
11 1 (0.13%) Wireless Security
11 1 (0.13%) Modbus
11 1 (0.13%) SAN
11 1 (0.13%) DHCP
11 1 (0.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 483 (62.73%) MySQL
2 46 (5.97%) SQL Server
3 18 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (1.95%) MongoDB
5 13 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.04%) Big Data
7 6 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (0.78%) Ingres
8 4 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.39%) Redis
9 3 (0.39%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.26%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.13%) HBase
11 1 (0.13%) Sqoop
11 1 (0.13%) Triplestore
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 100 (12.99%) Git (software)
2 83 (10.78%) Subversion
3 31 (4.03%) PHPUnit
4 19 (2.47%) Selenium
5 13 (1.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 6 (0.78%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.65%) JIRA
8 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (0.52%) Hudson
8 4 (0.52%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.52%) SCons
9 3 (0.39%) Sublime Text
10 2 (0.26%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.13%) Behat
11 1 (0.13%) PhoneGap
11 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.13%) NetBeans
General
1 90 (11.69%) Marketing
2 24 (3.12%) Finance
2 24 (3.12%) Retail
3 23 (2.99%) Back Office
4 20 (2.60%) Advertising
5 16 (2.08%) Games
6 7 (0.91%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.78%) Automotive
8 5 (0.65%) French Language
8 5 (0.65%) German Language
9 4 (0.52%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.39%) Electronics
10 3 (0.39%) Billing
11 2 (0.26%) Legal
12 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 650 (84.42%) Developer
2 368 (47.79%) PHP Developer
3 156 (20.26%) Web Developer
4 76 (9.87%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 65 (8.44%) Senior Developer
6 59 (7.66%) Drupal Developer
7 54 (7.01%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 38 (4.94%) Senior PHP Developer
8 38 (4.94%) Front-End Developer
8 38 (4.94%) Software Developer
9 37 (4.81%) PHP Web Developer
10 33 (4.29%) Junior
11 31 (4.03%) Junior Developer
12 29 (3.77%) PHP Magento Developer
13 26 (3.38%) Lead Developer
14 22 (2.86%) Programmer
15 19 (2.47%) Senior Web Developer
16 18 (2.34%) Lead PHP Developer
16 18 (2.34%) Team Leader
17 17 (2.21%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 471 (61.17%) HTML
2 459 (59.61%) CSS
3 257 (33.38%) jQuery
4 146 (18.96%) HTML5
5 106 (13.77%) CSS3
6 100 (12.99%) Symfony
7 89 (11.56%) LAMP
8 77 (10.00%) XML
9 75 (9.74%) CodeIgniter
10 72 (9.35%) .NET
11 66 (8.57%) Ajax
12 59 (7.66%) Zend Framework
13 57 (7.40%) Web Services
14 42 (5.45%) JSON
14 42 (5.45%) Ruby on Rails
15 30 (3.90%) XHTML
16 29 (3.77%) CakePHP
17 28 (3.64%) RESTful
18 23 (2.99%) EDI
19 22 (2.86%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 65 (8.44%) Open Source
2 51 (6.62%) Computer Science
2 51 (6.62%) Mobile App
3 42 (5.45%) Visualisation
4 30 (3.90%) Social Media
5 20 (2.60%) W3C
6 17 (2.21%) Digital Media
7 9 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.04%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.04%) Statistics
9 7 (0.91%) Smartphone
9 7 (0.91%) Augmented Reality
10 6 (0.78%) NHS
11 5 (0.65%) Replication
12 4 (0.52%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.52%) Taxonomies
12 4 (0.52%) iPhone
13 3 (0.39%) FMCG
13 3 (0.39%) Xbox
13 3 (0.39%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 184 (23.90%) Linux
2 47 (6.10%) Apple iOS
3 38 (4.94%) Android
4 31 (4.03%) UNIX
5 29 (3.77%) Windows
6 19 (2.47%) CentOS
7 6 (0.78%) Debian
7 6 (0.78%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.52%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.26%) Solaris
10 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.26%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.13%) VMS
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.13%) AIX
11 1 (0.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (28.96%) MVC
2 194 (25.19%) OO
3 169 (21.95%) E-Commerce
4 92 (11.95%) Web Development
5 88 (11.43%) OOP
6 64 (8.31%) OO PHP
7 57 (7.40%) TDD
8 52 (6.75%) Software Engineering
8 52 (6.75%) Scrum
9 51 (6.62%) SEO
10 48 (6.23%) Digital Marketing
11 47 (6.10%) Responsive Web Design
12 44 (5.71%) Project Management
13 43 (5.58%) Agile Software Development
14 42 (5.45%) Web Design
15 25 (3.25%) ERP
15 25 (3.25%) iOS Development
15 25 (3.25%) Unit Testing
16 23 (2.99%) BDD
17 22 (2.86%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 433 (56.23%) JavaScript
2 165 (21.43%) SQL
3 122 (15.84%) Java
4 102 (13.25%) PHP5
5 75 (9.74%) Ruby
6 71 (9.22%) C#
7 60 (7.79%) Perl
8 48 (6.23%) Python
9 27 (3.51%) C
10 19 (2.47%) C++
11 18 (2.34%) Bash Shell
12 11 (1.43%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.30%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.04%) Delphi
15 6 (0.78%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.65%) Scala
17 4 (0.52%) VB
18 3 (0.39%) PowerShell
18 3 (0.39%) VB6
19 2 (0.26%) VC++
Qualifications
1 75 (9.74%) Degree
2 10 (1.30%) RHCE
3 6 (0.78%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.39%) PMP
4 3 (0.39%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.39%) APMG
5 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.13%) CCIE
5 1 (0.13%) CCNP
5 1 (0.13%) MCSE
5 1 (0.13%) PhD
5 1 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.04%) QA
2 3 (0.39%) WCAG
3 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.39%) Hyper-V
1 3 (0.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.13%) Xen
3 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.13%) Samba
3 1 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (1.56%) Nagios
1 12 (1.56%) Puppet
2 9 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.78%) CFEngine
4 4 (0.52%) Plesk
5 2 (0.26%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.13%) SCOM
6 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 205 (26.62%) Zend
2 30 (3.90%) Adobe
3 20 (2.60%) Facebook
3 20 (2.60%) Oracle
4 19 (2.47%) Microsoft
5 16 (2.08%) Twitter
6 12 (1.56%) Google
7 11 (1.43%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.04%) VMware
9 7 (0.91%) Sun
10 6 (0.78%) Appcelerator
10 6 (0.78%) SolarWinds
11 5 (0.65%) Sony
12 4 (0.52%) Perforce
12 4 (0.52%) Cisco
12 4 (0.52%) NetApp
12 4 (0.52%) Dell
13 3 (0.39%) 3PAR
13 3 (0.39%) F5
13 3 (0.39%) Juniper
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Salary: Band 6 £25,783 - £34,530 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Salary: Band 7 £30,764 - £40,558 pa
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £28,000 to £31,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 - 25,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum + Holidays + Employee Discount
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Duval Associates Ltd
Salary: £28,000 to £34,000 + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Duval Associates Ltd
Salary: £25,0000 + bonus + progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The SmartList
Salary: Competitive salary depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Bright Future Software
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 - dependent on experience
Posted: 11 days ago