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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
North West / Manchester
Rank 22 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 356 258 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.71% 8.09% 9.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.09% 16.53% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 301 220 346
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,200 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
2212 1561 2022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 60.32% 48.96% 51.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1935 1353 1812
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Oldham +3 35 £21,750 -35.55% 2
Altrincham -5 18 £45,000 +45.16%
Bury -2 15 £36,000 +10.76% 3
Wigan -12 10 £26,000 -25.71% 1
Stockport -13 10 £28,000 -41.05% 3
Salford - 6 £40,000 -
Rochdale -13 5 £51,000 +45.71%
Bolton -18 5 £23,500 -14.54% 1
Sale -2 4 £23,000 -34.28%
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 415 (60.67%) HTML
2 398 (58.19%) CSS
3 394 (57.60%) JavaScript
4 358 (52.34%) MySQL
5 264 (38.60%) jQuery
6 250 (36.55%) Agile Software Development
7 223 (32.60%) Git (software)
8 214 (31.29%) MVC
9 178 (26.02%) Web Development
10 150 (21.93%) Laravel
11 148 (21.64%) HTML5
12 147 (21.49%) OO
13 146 (21.35%) OOP
14 144 (21.05%) Linux
15 116 (16.96%) iPad
16 113 (16.52%) WordPress
16 113 (16.52%) E-Commerce
17 105 (15.35%) SQL
17 105 (15.35%) Java
18 104 (15.20%) Scrum
19 98 (14.33%) LAMP
19 98 (14.33%) CSS3
20 95 (13.89%) Magento
21 87 (12.72%) AngularJS
22 86 (12.57%) Node.js
23 84 (12.28%) Degree
24 83 (12.13%) Software Engineering
25 78 (11.40%) Symfony
26 75 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
27 73 (10.67%) Front End Development

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
1 113 (16.52%) WordPress
2 48 (7.02%) CMS
3 43 (6.29%) Apache
4 21 (3.07%) Drupal
5 18 (2.63%) nginx
6 13 (1.90%) Apache Spark
7 11 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.73%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.73%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.58%) Joomla!
9 4 (0.58%) SilverStripe
10 2 (0.29%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.29%) ExpressionEngine
10 2 (0.29%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.15%) concrete5
11 1 (0.15%) Confluence
11 1 (0.15%) Facebook Platform
11 1 (0.15%) JBoss
11 1 (0.15%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (2.92%) Photoshop
2 13 (1.90%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.17%) MS Office
4 7 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 95 (13.89%) Magento
2 5 (0.73%) OpenCart
3 4 (0.58%) osCommerce
3 4 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.15%) Shopify
5 1 (0.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 75 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (4.09%) GitHub
3 13 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.46%) Amazon S3
5 7 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.58%) Sage Pay
7 3 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.44%) Google Play
8 2 (0.29%) Firebase
8 2 (0.29%) TestFlight
9 1 (0.15%) AdWords
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.15%) Heroku
9 1 (0.15%) IaaS
9 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.15%) PaaS
9 1 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.82%) Internet
2 32 (4.68%) DNS
3 21 (3.07%) Firewall
4 14 (2.05%) Asterisk PBX
4 14 (2.05%) VoIP
5 13 (1.90%) Broadband
5 13 (1.90%) Ethernet
5 13 (1.90%) IPv6
5 13 (1.90%) TACACS
5 13 (1.90%) WAN
5 13 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (1.02%) HTTP
7 6 (0.88%) SMTP
8 5 (0.73%) FTP
8 5 (0.73%) LDAP
8 5 (0.73%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.58%) SAN
10 3 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 358 (52.34%) MySQL
2 49 (7.16%) NoSQL
3 32 (4.68%) Relational Database
4 27 (3.95%) SQL Server
5 25 (3.65%) MongoDB
6 23 (3.36%) RDBMS
7 21 (3.07%) Big Data
7 21 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.02%) Redis
9 6 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (0.88%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.73%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.58%) CouchDB
11 4 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.58%) GIS
11 4 (0.58%) Power BI
12 2 (0.29%) QlikView
13 1 (0.15%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 223 (32.60%) Git (software)
2 33 (4.82%) Subversion
3 25 (3.65%) JIRA
4 22 (3.22%) Jenkins
5 15 (2.19%) Bitbucket
6 14 (2.05%) Vagrant
7 13 (1.90%) gulp
7 13 (1.90%) Visual Studio
8 11 (1.61%) Grunt
9 8 (1.17%) git-flow
9 8 (1.17%) Selenium
10 7 (1.02%) Maven
10 7 (1.02%) PHPUnit
11 6 (0.88%) Travis CI
12 5 (0.73%) CircleCI
12 5 (0.73%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.73%) Gradle
12 5 (0.73%) Mercurial
13 4 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.58%) HP UFT
General
1 62 (9.06%) Marketing
2 61 (8.92%) Retail
3 18 (2.63%) Advertising
4 16 (2.34%) Games
4 16 (2.34%) Manufacturing
5 13 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.75%) Electronics
7 10 (1.46%) Finance
8 8 (1.17%) Publishing
9 6 (0.88%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.73%) Legal
11 2 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 499 (72.95%) Developer
2 343 (50.15%) PHP Developer
3 117 (17.11%) Web Developer
4 83 (12.13%) Senior Developer
5 66 (9.65%) Senior PHP Developer
6 63 (9.21%) PHP Web Developer
7 61 (8.92%) Lead Developer
8 52 (7.60%) JavaScript Developer
9 50 (7.31%) Lead PHP Developer
10 46 (6.73%) Architect
11 43 (6.29%) Junior
12 41 (5.99%) Junior Developer
13 39 (5.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 38 (5.56%) Software Developer
15 35 (5.12%) HTML CSS Developer
15 35 (5.12%) HTML Developer
16 31 (4.53%) Junior PHP Developer
16 31 (4.53%) Technical Architect
17 28 (4.09%) PHP Laravel Developer
18 27 (3.95%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 415 (60.67%) HTML
2 398 (58.19%) CSS
3 264 (38.60%) jQuery
4 150 (21.93%) Laravel
5 148 (21.64%) HTML5
6 98 (14.33%) CSS3
6 98 (14.33%) LAMP
7 87 (12.72%) AngularJS
8 86 (12.57%) Node.js
9 78 (11.40%) Symfony
10 72 (10.53%) Web Services
11 65 (9.50%) Ajax
12 64 (9.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 63 (9.21%) XML
14 58 (8.48%) Sass
15 53 (7.75%) .NET
16 36 (5.26%) REST
17 34 (4.97%) CodeIgniter
18 21 (3.07%) ASP.NET
18 21 (3.07%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 116 (16.96%) iPad
2 60 (8.77%) Computer Science
3 59 (8.63%) User Experience
4 54 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (5.85%) Mobile App
6 27 (3.95%) Algorithms
7 23 (3.36%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.46%) Clustering
9 9 (1.32%) iPhone
10 8 (1.17%) W3C
11 7 (1.02%) Blog
12 6 (0.88%) Digital Media
12 6 (0.88%) Mobile Games
12 6 (0.88%) New Media
12 6 (0.88%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.73%) Device Driver
13 5 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.73%) Graphic Design
13 5 (0.73%) Social Network
14 4 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 144 (21.05%) Linux
2 19 (2.78%) Unix
3 17 (2.49%) Windows
4 16 (2.34%) CentOS
5 14 (2.05%) Ubuntu
6 12 (1.75%) Android
7 10 (1.46%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.32%) Embedded Linux
8 9 (1.32%) Windows Server
9 8 (1.17%) Debian
10 7 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.88%) Solaris
12 4 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.44%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.29%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (36.55%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (31.29%) MVC
3 178 (26.02%) Web Development
4 147 (21.49%) OO
5 146 (21.35%) OOP
6 113 (16.52%) E-Commerce
7 104 (15.20%) Scrum
8 83 (12.13%) Software Engineering
9 73 (10.67%) Front End Development
10 69 (10.09%) TDD
11 63 (9.21%) OO PHP
12 55 (8.04%) Continuous Integration
13 53 (7.75%) DevOps
13 53 (7.75%) Unit Testing
14 42 (6.14%) Open Source
15 41 (5.99%) Kanban
16 39 (5.70%) Mentoring
17 37 (5.41%) Automated Testing
18 29 (4.24%) Presales
18 29 (4.24%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 394 (57.60%) JavaScript
2 105 (15.35%) Java
2 105 (15.35%) SQL
3 62 (9.06%) Python
4 59 (8.63%) C#
5 57 (8.33%) Perl
6 47 (6.87%) Ruby
7 27 (3.95%) C++
8 21 (3.07%) C
9 19 (2.78%) Embedded C
10 15 (2.19%) PHP 5
11 11 (1.61%) Shell Script
11 11 (1.61%) VB
12 10 (1.46%) Embedded C++
13 9 (1.32%) VB.NET
14 8 (1.17%) XQuery
15 5 (0.73%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.73%) ES6
15 5 (0.73%) VB6
16 4 (0.58%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (12.28%) Degree
2 13 (1.90%) CCNP
2 13 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (1.61%) HNC
3 11 (1.61%) HND
4 4 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (0.58%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.09%) QA
2 14 (2.05%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.15%) GCP
System Software
1 18 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.05%) Firmware
3 12 (1.75%) Varnish
4 10 (1.46%) Docker
4 10 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.73%) Postfix
6 5 (0.73%) qmail
7 4 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (0.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (0.44%) KVM
9 2 (0.29%) iptables
9 2 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.29%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.15%) Gluster
10 1 (0.15%) oVirt
10 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (4.97%) Puppet
2 20 (2.92%) Nagios
3 16 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (1.90%) OpenNMS
4 13 (1.90%) RANCID
4 13 (1.90%) SCCM
5 5 (0.73%) cPanel
6 4 (0.58%) Ansible
6 4 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (0.58%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (0.29%) Capistrano
7 2 (0.29%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.15%) Cacti
8 1 (0.15%) Check_MK
8 1 (0.15%) Graylog
8 1 (0.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.15%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.15%) Terraform
8 1 (0.15%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 68 (9.94%) Zend
2 25 (3.65%) Google
3 18 (2.63%) Cisco
4 16 (2.34%) Microsoft
5 14 (2.05%) VMware
6 13 (1.90%) Brocade
6 13 (1.90%) Ericsson
6 13 (1.90%) Foundry
6 13 (1.90%) Huawei
6 13 (1.90%) Juniper
6 13 (1.90%) ZyXEL
7 12 (1.75%) Red Hat
8 10 (1.46%) Facebook
8 10 (1.46%) Oracle
9 7 (1.02%) IBM
10 6 (0.88%) Adobe
10 6 (0.88%) Apple
10 6 (0.88%) Twitter
11 5 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.58%) Veritas
Manchester, Lancashire
ISR Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
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Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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Stockport, Cheshire
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Posted: 15 hours ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Wigan
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Salary: £40000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benifits
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Bolton, Lancashire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Company Benefits
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Greater Manchester
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Nigel Frank International
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus!
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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