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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 31 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 240 267 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.86% 7.94% 6.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.13% 15.13% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 198 231 215
Median salary £35,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1978 1765 2203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 56.51% 52.50% 55.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1729 1543 1880
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +4 12 £25,000 -37.50% 3
Stockport +14 7 £22,500 -25.00%
Salford +5 7 £35,000 -22.22%
Rochdale +7 5 £60,000 +110.52%
Wigan +1 3 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Sale 0 2 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Oldham -7 2 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Bury -4 1 £20,000 -20.00% 3
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 276 (55.87%) JavaScript
2 256 (51.82%) HTML
3 248 (50.20%) CSS
4 211 (42.71%) MySQL
5 169 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
6 164 (33.20%) jQuery
7 157 (31.78%) Web Development
8 138 (27.94%) Linux
9 137 (27.73%) Git (software)
10 129 (26.11%) Java
11 122 (24.70%) MVC
12 116 (23.48%) OO
13 107 (21.66%) HTML5
14 104 (21.05%) E-Commerce
15 90 (18.22%) XML
15 90 (18.22%) Magento
16 89 (18.02%) Degree
17 84 (17.00%) CSS3
18 76 (15.38%) .NET
19 74 (14.98%) WordPress
20 72 (14.57%) SQL
20 72 (14.57%) OOP
21 65 (13.16%) C#
22 63 (12.75%) Web Services
22 63 (12.75%) Python
22 63 (12.75%) TDD
23 62 (12.55%) Scrum
24 61 (12.35%) Ruby
24 61 (12.35%) AngularJS
25 59 (11.94%) LAMP

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 74 (14.98%) WordPress
2 48 (9.72%) Apache
3 31 (6.28%) Drupal
4 29 (5.87%) CMS
5 18 (3.64%) nginx
6 13 (2.63%) SharePoint
7 10 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.82%) Moodle
9 8 (1.62%) GeoServer
10 7 (1.42%) IIS
11 6 (1.21%) Apache Solr
11 6 (1.21%) Confluence
11 6 (1.21%) Joomla!
11 6 (1.21%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.81%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (3.24%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (1.42%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.81%) MS Office
3 4 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 90 (18.22%) Magento
2 7 (1.42%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.20%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.83%) GitHub
3 13 (2.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 10 (2.02%) SaaS
5 6 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.01%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (1.01%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (1.01%) CloudFront
6 5 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.20%) AdWords
7 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.20%) iTunes
7 1 (0.20%) Sage Pay
7 1 (0.20%) TestFlight
7 1 (0.20%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.85%) SSL
2 17 (3.44%) Network Security
3 16 (3.24%) Internet
4 14 (2.83%) Firewall
5 9 (1.82%) HTTP
6 7 (1.42%) DNS
6 7 (1.42%) Ethernet
7 6 (1.21%) BGP
7 6 (1.21%) LAN
7 6 (1.21%) OSPF
7 6 (1.21%) SNMP
7 6 (1.21%) VoIP
7 6 (1.21%) VPN
8 5 (1.01%) Broadband
8 5 (1.01%) IPv6
8 5 (1.01%) LLU
8 5 (1.01%) TACACS
8 5 (1.01%) VLAN
8 5 (1.01%) VRRP
8 5 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (42.71%) MySQL
2 31 (6.28%) Relational Database
3 23 (4.66%) SQL Server
4 21 (4.25%) Redis
5 15 (3.04%) NoSQL
6 14 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.02%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.62%) GIS
11 6 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.01%) MariaDB
13 2 (0.40%) Big Data
13 2 (0.40%) InterSystems Cache
13 2 (0.40%) LogicBlox
13 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 137 (27.73%) Git (software)
2 24 (4.86%) Jenkins
2 24 (4.86%) Mercurial
2 24 (4.86%) Subversion
3 21 (4.25%) Grunt
3 21 (4.25%) PhpStorm
4 13 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (2.02%) Vagrant
6 9 (1.82%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.62%) gulp
7 8 (1.62%) JIRA
8 7 (1.42%) PHPUnit
8 7 (1.42%) Selenium
9 5 (1.01%) Ant
9 5 (1.01%) Phing
10 4 (0.81%) Bower
10 4 (0.81%) Maven
10 4 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.61%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.61%) Jasmine
General
1 35 (7.09%) Marketing
2 27 (5.47%) Finance
3 15 (3.04%) Games
4 11 (2.23%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.02%) Retail
6 7 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.21%) Banking
7 6 (1.21%) Publishing
8 4 (0.81%) Advertising
8 4 (0.81%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.61%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 388 (78.54%) Developer
2 259 (52.43%) PHP Developer
3 78 (15.79%) Web Developer
4 76 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 73 (14.78%) JavaScript Developer
6 56 (11.34%) HTML Developer
7 53 (10.73%) PHP Web Developer
8 47 (9.51%) Magento Developer
9 46 (9.31%) Software Developer
10 42 (8.50%) HTML CSS Developer
10 42 (8.50%) Senior PHP Developer
11 41 (8.30%) Lead Developer
12 33 (6.68%) MySQL Developer
12 33 (6.68%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 32 (6.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 30 (6.07%) PHP Magento Developer
15 28 (5.67%) Senior Magento Developer
16 27 (5.47%) Junior
17 26 (5.26%) Java Developer
17 26 (5.26%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (51.82%) HTML
2 248 (50.20%) CSS
3 164 (33.20%) jQuery
4 107 (21.66%) HTML5
5 90 (18.22%) XML
6 84 (17.00%) CSS3
7 76 (15.38%) .NET
8 63 (12.75%) Web Services
9 61 (12.35%) AngularJS
10 59 (11.94%) LAMP
11 54 (10.93%) Ajax
12 51 (10.32%) Laravel
13 41 (8.30%) SOAP
14 40 (8.10%) Node.js
15 38 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
16 37 (7.49%) JSON
16 37 (7.49%) Symfony
17 31 (6.28%) Sass
18 29 (5.87%) Zend Framework
19 26 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.72%) iPad
2 47 (9.51%) Computer Science
3 32 (6.48%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (4.45%) User Experience
6 18 (3.64%) Blog
7 10 (2.02%) Smartphone
8 9 (1.82%) Replication
9 8 (1.62%) e-Learning
9 8 (1.62%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.21%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.81%) Social Media
12 3 (0.61%) Animation
12 3 (0.61%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.61%) Learning Management System
12 3 (0.61%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 2 (0.40%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.40%) NHS
13 2 (0.40%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 138 (27.94%) Linux
2 38 (7.69%) Windows
3 13 (2.63%) CentOS
4 9 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.42%) Android
5 7 (1.42%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.42%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.01%) Unix
7 3 (0.61%) Fedora
8 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (31.78%) Web Development
3 122 (24.70%) MVC
4 116 (23.48%) OO
5 104 (21.05%) E-Commerce
6 72 (14.57%) OOP
7 63 (12.75%) TDD
8 62 (12.55%) Scrum
9 59 (11.94%) Project Management
10 55 (11.13%) Responsive Web Design
11 53 (10.73%) Unit Testing
12 43 (8.70%) Front End Development
12 43 (8.70%) Mentoring
13 39 (7.89%) DevOps
14 36 (7.29%) OO PHP
15 31 (6.28%) Open Source
16 28 (5.67%) Software Engineering
17 26 (5.26%) SDLC
18 22 (4.45%) Line Management
19 17 (3.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 276 (55.87%) JavaScript
2 129 (26.11%) Java
3 72 (14.57%) SQL
4 65 (13.16%) C#
5 63 (12.75%) Python
6 61 (12.35%) Ruby
7 46 (9.31%) C++
8 45 (9.11%) Perl
9 30 (6.07%) C
10 19 (3.85%) VB.NET
11 18 (3.64%) Objective-C
12 12 (2.43%) Go
13 10 (2.02%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.82%) ActionScript
15 6 (1.21%) CoffeeScript
16 5 (1.01%) PHP 5
17 3 (0.61%) ES6
17 3 (0.61%) Scala
17 3 (0.61%) XQuery
18 2 (0.40%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 89 (18.02%) Degree
2 17 (3.44%) CHECK Team Leader
2 17 (3.44%) CREST Certified
2 17 (3.44%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.43%) Cyber Scheme
3 12 (2.43%) Tigerscheme
4 5 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.81%) ISEB
5 4 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.40%) CCNP
6 2 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.40%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.40%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.20%) HND
7 1 (0.20%) MCSD
7 1 (0.20%) MCSE
7 1 (0.20%) OCP
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.28%) QA
2 5 (1.01%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (2.23%) Active Directory
1 11 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.01%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.81%) Varnish
4 4 (0.81%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.40%) Firmware
6 1 (0.20%) Docker
6 1 (0.20%) iptables
6 1 (0.20%) KVM
6 1 (0.20%) oVirt
6 1 (0.20%) Postfix
6 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (5.26%) Puppet
2 12 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.42%) Ansible
4 6 (1.21%) Cacti
4 6 (1.21%) Nagios
5 5 (1.01%) OpenNMS
5 5 (1.01%) RANCID
5 5 (1.01%) SCCM
5 5 (1.01%) SCOM
6 4 (0.81%) Packer
7 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.20%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.20%) SmokePing
8 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.20%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 57 (11.54%) Zend
2 32 (6.48%) Microsoft
3 21 (4.25%) Oracle
4 12 (2.43%) VMware
5 10 (2.02%) Adobe
5 10 (2.02%) Red Hat
5 10 (2.02%) SaltStack
6 9 (1.82%) Cisco
7 8 (1.62%) ESRI
8 7 (1.42%) Facebook
8 7 (1.42%) Google
8 7 (1.42%) Remedy
8 7 (1.42%) Twitter
9 6 (1.21%) New Relic
10 5 (1.01%) Brocade
10 5 (1.01%) Ericsson
10 5 (1.01%) Foundry
10 5 (1.01%) Huawei
10 5 (1.01%) Juniper
10 5 (1.01%) ZyXEL
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Computer People
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
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Chassam Contract
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus+ Flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £31000.00 per annum + fantastic benefits & pension
Posted: 2 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Pension / Healthcare / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, share options, flexi hours
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits inc shares
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £28000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + Attractive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday