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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
North West / Manchester
Rank 20 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 376 277 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.92% 8.33% 9.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.52% 16.55% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 309 237 346
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
2276 1674 1983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 60.07% 50.36% 50.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1960 1440 1785
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 £28,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +4 54 £33,000 -2.22% 4
Altrincham -1 16 £30,000 -3.22% 3
Bury 0 15 £36,000 +10.76% 3
Stockport -17 10 £28,000 -53.33% 1
Wigan -7 9 £32,500 -5.79% 3
Bolton -17 6 £23,500 -21.66% 1
Sale -3 4 £23,000 -34.28%
Rochdale -8 4 £53,000 +51.42%
Salford -2 2 £42,500 +36.00% 1
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 438 (61.43%) HTML
2 410 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 385 (54.00%) CSS
4 359 (50.35%) MySQL
5 271 (38.01%) Agile Software Development
6 265 (37.17%) jQuery
7 236 (33.10%) MVC
8 221 (31.00%) Git (software)
9 176 (24.68%) Web Development
10 166 (23.28%) OO
11 155 (21.74%) Laravel
12 154 (21.60%) Linux
13 152 (21.32%) HTML5
14 136 (19.07%) OOP
15 124 (17.39%) E-Commerce
15 124 (17.39%) iPad
16 119 (16.69%) Degree
16 119 (16.69%) Java
17 110 (15.43%) SQL
18 108 (15.15%) WordPress
19 100 (14.03%) Software Engineering
19 100 (14.03%) AngularJS
20 99 (13.88%) Scrum
21 98 (13.74%) LAMP
22 89 (12.48%) Node.js
22 89 (12.48%) Magento
23 79 (11.08%) CSS3
24 76 (10.66%) Amazon AWS
25 75 (10.52%) Ajax
26 74 (10.38%) .NET

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
1 108 (15.15%) WordPress
2 42 (5.89%) Apache
3 38 (5.33%) CMS
4 24 (3.37%) nginx
5 12 (1.68%) Drupal
6 11 (1.54%) Apache Spark
7 10 (1.40%) SharePoint
8 9 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (0.98%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.56%) SilverStripe
11 3 (0.42%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.28%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.28%) IIS
12 2 (0.28%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.14%) concrete5
13 1 (0.14%) Confluence
13 1 (0.14%) ExpressionEngine
13 1 (0.14%) JBoss
13 1 (0.14%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (3.51%) Photoshop
2 10 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (1.40%) MS Excel
3 7 (0.98%) MS Office
4 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.14%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 89 (12.48%) Magento
2 5 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.14%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.14%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 76 (10.66%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.79%) GitHub
3 16 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.54%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.70%) Sage Pay
7 3 (0.42%) Google Play
8 2 (0.28%) Firebase
9 1 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.14%) Heroku
9 1 (0.14%) IaaS
9 1 (0.14%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.14%) PaaS
9 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.77%) Internet
2 31 (4.35%) DNS
3 17 (2.38%) Firewall
4 15 (2.10%) HTTP
5 11 (1.54%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.54%) VoIP
6 10 (1.40%) Asterisk PBX
7 9 (1.26%) Broadband
7 9 (1.26%) Ethernet
7 9 (1.26%) IPv6
7 9 (1.26%) SMTP
7 9 (1.26%) TACACS
7 9 (1.26%) WAN
7 9 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.70%) FTP
9 3 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.42%) SAN
10 2 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.28%) LAN
10 2 (0.28%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 359 (50.35%) MySQL
2 51 (7.15%) NoSQL
3 33 (4.63%) SQL Server
4 30 (4.21%) Relational Database
5 26 (3.65%) RDBMS
6 25 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (2.52%) Big Data
7 18 (2.52%) MongoDB
8 6 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (0.84%) Oracle Database
8 6 (0.84%) Redis
8 6 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.70%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.56%) CouchDB
10 4 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.56%) GIS
10 4 (0.56%) Power BI
11 2 (0.28%) QlikView
11 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 221 (31.00%) Git (software)
2 28 (3.93%) JIRA
3 27 (3.79%) Visual Studio
4 26 (3.65%) Subversion
5 23 (3.23%) Jenkins
6 16 (2.24%) Vagrant
7 11 (1.54%) gulp
8 10 (1.40%) Bitbucket
9 9 (1.26%) Selenium
10 8 (1.12%) Grunt
10 8 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (0.98%) git-flow
11 7 (0.98%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.84%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.84%) PHPUnit
12 6 (0.84%) Travis CI
13 5 (0.70%) CircleCI
13 5 (0.70%) HP UFT
13 5 (0.70%) Maven
14 4 (0.56%) Codeship
General
1 68 (9.54%) Retail
2 51 (7.15%) Marketing
3 23 (3.23%) Electronics
4 19 (2.66%) Advertising
4 19 (2.66%) Games
4 19 (2.66%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.54%) Finance
6 6 (0.84%) Multimedia
6 6 (0.84%) Publishing
6 6 (0.84%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.70%) Banking
8 4 (0.56%) Legal
9 1 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 502 (70.41%) Developer
2 336 (47.12%) PHP Developer
3 113 (15.85%) Web Developer
4 84 (11.78%) Senior Developer
5 69 (9.68%) Senior PHP Developer
6 62 (8.70%) Lead Developer
7 61 (8.56%) PHP Web Developer
8 51 (7.15%) Architect
9 50 (7.01%) JavaScript Developer
9 50 (7.01%) Lead PHP Developer
10 49 (6.87%) Software Developer
11 39 (5.47%) Junior
12 38 (5.33%) Junior Developer
13 37 (5.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 34 (4.77%) Technical Architect
15 33 (4.63%) Junior PHP Developer
15 33 (4.63%) PHP Laravel Developer
15 33 (4.63%) Software Engineer
16 31 (4.35%) Team Leader
17 30 (4.21%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 438 (61.43%) HTML
2 385 (54.00%) CSS
3 265 (37.17%) jQuery
4 155 (21.74%) Laravel
5 152 (21.32%) HTML5
6 100 (14.03%) AngularJS
7 98 (13.74%) LAMP
8 89 (12.48%) Node.js
9 79 (11.08%) CSS3
10 75 (10.52%) Ajax
11 74 (10.38%) .NET
12 73 (10.24%) Symfony
13 65 (9.12%) Web Services
14 55 (7.71%) Sass
14 55 (7.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 54 (7.57%) XML
16 40 (5.61%) REST
17 24 (3.37%) ASP.NET
18 23 (3.23%) SOAP
18 23 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 124 (17.39%) iPad
2 74 (10.38%) User Experience
3 71 (9.96%) Computer Science
4 63 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (5.33%) Algorithms
6 35 (4.91%) Mobile App
7 26 (3.65%) Data Structures
8 11 (1.54%) Device Driver
9 10 (1.40%) Clustering
10 9 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
11 7 (0.98%) Blog
12 6 (0.84%) Digital Media
12 6 (0.84%) iPhone
12 6 (0.84%) New Media
12 6 (0.84%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.84%) Social Media
13 5 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.70%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.56%) Social Network
14 4 (0.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 154 (21.60%) Linux
2 24 (3.37%) Windows
3 23 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
4 18 (2.52%) CentOS
5 16 (2.24%) Android
5 16 (2.24%) Ubuntu
6 15 (2.10%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.68%) Unix
8 10 (1.40%) Debian
9 9 (1.26%) Mac OS X
9 9 (1.26%) Windows Server
10 5 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.56%) Solaris
12 2 (0.28%) Fedora
12 2 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (38.01%) Agile Software Development
2 236 (33.10%) MVC
3 176 (24.68%) Web Development
4 166 (23.28%) OO
5 136 (19.07%) OOP
6 124 (17.39%) E-Commerce
7 100 (14.03%) Software Engineering
8 99 (13.88%) Scrum
9 74 (10.38%) OO PHP
10 69 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
11 67 (9.40%) Front End Development
12 60 (8.42%) TDD
13 53 (7.43%) DevOps
14 52 (7.29%) Unit Testing
15 43 (6.03%) Kanban
16 42 (5.89%) Automated Testing
16 42 (5.89%) Open Source
16 42 (5.89%) Validation
17 37 (5.19%) Mentoring
18 33 (4.63%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 410 (57.50%) JavaScript
2 119 (16.69%) Java
3 110 (15.43%) SQL
4 66 (9.26%) C#
5 57 (7.99%) Python
6 52 (7.29%) C++
7 49 (6.87%) Perl
8 41 (5.75%) C
9 40 (5.61%) Ruby
10 38 (5.33%) Embedded C
11 22 (3.09%) Embedded C++
12 19 (2.66%) VB
13 11 (1.54%) PHP 5
14 9 (1.26%) VB.NET
14 9 (1.26%) VB6
15 7 (0.98%) XQuery
16 6 (0.84%) Bash Shell
16 6 (0.84%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.56%) ANSI SQL
18 3 (0.42%) Go
Qualifications
1 119 (16.69%) Degree
2 16 (2.24%) HNC
2 16 (2.24%) HND
3 9 (1.26%) CCNP
3 9 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.28%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.05%) QA
2 10 (1.40%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) GCP
System Software
1 25 (3.51%) Firmware
2 12 (1.68%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.68%) Varnish
3 10 (1.40%) Docker
4 7 (0.98%) Postfix
4 7 (0.98%) qmail
4 7 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.42%) KVM
7 2 (0.28%) iptables
7 2 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.28%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.14%) Gluster
8 1 (0.14%) oVirt
8 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (4.07%) Puppet
2 18 (2.52%) Nagios
3 17 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.26%) OpenNMS
4 9 (1.26%) RANCID
4 9 (1.26%) SCCM
5 6 (0.84%) Ansible
6 5 (0.70%) cPanel
7 2 (0.28%) Capistrano
7 2 (0.28%) Cobbler
7 2 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.28%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.14%) Cacti
8 1 (0.14%) Check_MK
8 1 (0.14%) Graylog
8 1 (0.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.14%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.14%) Terraform
8 1 (0.14%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 64 (8.98%) Zend
2 17 (2.38%) Google
2 17 (2.38%) Microsoft
3 13 (1.82%) Oracle
3 13 (1.82%) VMware
4 12 (1.68%) Cisco
5 9 (1.26%) Brocade
5 9 (1.26%) Ericsson
5 9 (1.26%) Foundry
5 9 (1.26%) Huawei
5 9 (1.26%) Juniper
5 9 (1.26%) Red Hat
5 9 (1.26%) ZyXEL
6 7 (0.98%) Adobe
6 7 (0.98%) Facebook
6 7 (0.98%) IBM
7 6 (0.84%) Twitter
8 4 (0.56%) Apple
9 2 (0.28%) Hitachi
9 2 (0.28%) Veritas
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 Per Annum 28K-30K+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Exclusive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago