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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 23 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 335 271 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.83% 7.03% 7.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.41% 14.25% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 299 246 249
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.46%
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
2174 1902 2279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 57.32% 49.33% 56.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1915 1678 1952
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Stockport +3 16 £35,000 - 2
Wigan +7 13 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Altrincham +13 10 £25,000 -17.35% 6
Sale 0 10 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Rochdale - 9 £60,000 - 2
Oldham +3 8 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Salford -5 4 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Bury - 3 £32,500 - 4
Bolton -14 1 £32,500 +18.18% 1
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 312 (54.74%) HTML
2 310 (54.39%) JavaScript
3 307 (53.86%) CSS
4 281 (49.30%) MySQL
5 192 (33.68%) jQuery
6 186 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
7 171 (30.00%) Git (software)
8 168 (29.47%) MVC
9 159 (27.89%) Linux
9 159 (27.89%) Web Development
10 121 (21.23%) Java
11 114 (20.00%) HTML5
12 111 (19.47%) OOP
13 105 (18.42%) E-Commerce
14 102 (17.89%) OO
15 101 (17.72%) WordPress
16 97 (17.02%) CSS3
16 97 (17.02%) Magento
17 89 (15.61%) SQL
18 86 (15.09%) TDD
19 79 (13.86%) LAMP
20 78 (13.68%) Scrum
20 78 (13.68%) XML
21 76 (13.33%) Laravel
22 74 (12.98%) Degree
23 71 (12.46%) Web Services
24 69 (12.11%) Front End Development
25 65 (11.40%) iPad
26 63 (11.05%) Symfony
26 63 (11.05%) Zend

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
1 101 (17.72%) WordPress
2 55 (9.65%) Apache
3 40 (7.02%) CMS
4 27 (4.74%) Drupal
5 16 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (1.75%) nginx
7 9 (1.58%) Joomla!
8 7 (1.23%) IIS
9 6 (1.05%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.05%) Moodle
10 5 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (0.88%) Apache Spark
10 5 (0.88%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.70%) GeoServer
12 2 (0.35%) ExpressionEngine
12 2 (0.35%) JBoss
12 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.18%) Confluence
13 1 (0.18%) Magnolia
13 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (2.81%) Photoshop
2 12 (2.11%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.23%) MS Office
4 4 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 97 (17.02%) Magento
2 6 (1.05%) OpenCart
2 6 (1.05%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.70%) osCommerce
4 2 (0.35%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.93%) GitHub
3 10 (1.75%) SaaS
4 6 (1.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (0.88%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.70%) AdWords
6 4 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.53%) TestFlight
8 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.18%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.18%) iTunes
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.18%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.56%) Firewall
1 26 (4.56%) Internet
2 20 (3.51%) DNS
3 16 (2.81%) Ethernet
3 16 (2.81%) VoIP
4 14 (2.46%) Asterisk PBX
4 14 (2.46%) Broadband
4 14 (2.46%) IPv6
4 14 (2.46%) TACACS
4 14 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
5 13 (2.28%) Network Security
6 10 (1.75%) VPN
7 9 (1.58%) BGP
7 9 (1.58%) OSPF
7 9 (1.58%) SNMP
7 9 (1.58%) SSL
8 8 (1.40%) Junos
8 8 (1.40%) LLU
8 8 (1.40%) VLAN
8 8 (1.40%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (49.30%) MySQL
2 33 (5.79%) Relational Database
3 32 (5.61%) MongoDB
3 32 (5.61%) NoSQL
4 25 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (2.98%) Redis
6 16 (2.81%) SQL Server
7 12 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (1.93%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.40%) Big Data
10 5 (0.88%) InterSystems Cache
10 5 (0.88%) MariaDB
10 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.70%) GIS
11 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.18%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 171 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 27 (4.74%) Subversion
3 23 (4.04%) Jenkins
4 22 (3.86%) Grunt
5 13 (2.28%) Visual Studio
6 12 (2.11%) JIRA
7 10 (1.75%) Bitbucket
8 9 (1.58%) Ant
8 9 (1.58%) gulp
8 9 (1.58%) Maven
8 9 (1.58%) Mercurial
9 7 (1.23%) PHPUnit
10 6 (1.05%) PhpStorm
11 5 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.88%) Jasmine
12 4 (0.70%) Broccoli
12 4 (0.70%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.70%) Gradle
12 4 (0.70%) JSHint
13 3 (0.53%) Phing
General
1 58 (10.18%) Marketing
2 26 (4.56%) Telecoms
3 21 (3.68%) Retail
4 14 (2.46%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.93%) Games
6 10 (1.75%) Advertising
6 10 (1.75%) Finance
7 7 (1.23%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.05%) Electronics
8 6 (1.05%) Publishing
9 3 (0.53%) Legal
10 2 (0.35%) Law
11 1 (0.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 431 (75.61%) Developer
2 296 (51.93%) PHP Developer
3 90 (15.79%) Senior Developer
3 90 (15.79%) Web Developer
4 71 (12.46%) JavaScript Developer
5 55 (9.65%) Lead Developer
6 54 (9.47%) PHP Web Developer
7 50 (8.77%) Senior PHP Developer
8 45 (7.89%) HTML Developer
9 42 (7.37%) HTML CSS Developer
10 38 (6.67%) Lead PHP Developer
11 35 (6.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 30 (5.26%) Junior
13 29 (5.09%) Junior Developer
14 27 (4.74%) Software Developer
15 25 (4.39%) Magento Developer
16 23 (4.04%) Senior JavaScript Developer
17 22 (3.86%) Java Developer
18 20 (3.51%) Consultant
18 20 (3.51%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (54.74%) HTML
2 307 (53.86%) CSS
3 192 (33.68%) jQuery
4 114 (20.00%) HTML5
5 97 (17.02%) CSS3
6 79 (13.86%) LAMP
7 78 (13.68%) XML
8 76 (13.33%) Laravel
9 71 (12.46%) Web Services
10 63 (11.05%) Symfony
11 61 (10.70%) AngularJS
12 56 (9.82%) Node.js
13 55 (9.65%) .NET
14 46 (8.07%) Sass
15 42 (7.37%) Ajax
16 39 (6.84%) CodeIgniter
17 37 (6.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 32 (5.61%) RESTful
19 28 (4.91%) REST
20 26 (4.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 65 (11.40%) iPad
2 45 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 30 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 28 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (3.86%) User Experience
6 17 (2.98%) Blog
7 11 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.58%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.40%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.23%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.23%) e-Learning
10 7 (1.23%) W3C
11 6 (1.05%) Mobile Games
12 5 (0.88%) Clustering
12 5 (0.88%) Graphic Design
12 5 (0.88%) iPhone
12 5 (0.88%) Replication
13 4 (0.70%) Social Media
14 3 (0.53%) Learning Management System
14 3 (0.53%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 159 (27.89%) Linux
2 34 (5.96%) Windows
3 22 (3.86%) Unix
4 13 (2.28%) Windows Server
5 12 (2.11%) CentOS
5 12 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.40%) Android
6 8 (1.40%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.05%) Solaris
8 5 (0.88%) Fedora
9 4 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (0.53%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.35%) Debian
12 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (29.47%) MVC
3 159 (27.89%) Web Development
4 111 (19.47%) OOP
5 105 (18.42%) E-Commerce
6 102 (17.89%) OO
7 86 (15.09%) TDD
8 78 (13.68%) Scrum
9 69 (12.11%) Front End Development
10 62 (10.88%) Unit Testing
11 49 (8.60%) DevOps
12 48 (8.42%) Mentoring
13 45 (7.89%) OO PHP
14 41 (7.19%) Software Engineering
15 40 (7.02%) SDLC
16 39 (6.84%) Responsive Web Design
17 36 (6.32%) Open Source
17 36 (6.32%) Project Management
18 30 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
19 26 (4.56%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 310 (54.39%) JavaScript
2 121 (21.23%) Java
3 89 (15.61%) SQL
4 59 (10.35%) C#
5 58 (10.18%) Perl
6 53 (9.30%) Python
7 51 (8.95%) Ruby
8 30 (5.26%) C++
9 14 (2.46%) C
9 14 (2.46%) VB.NET
10 13 (2.28%) Objective-C
11 12 (2.11%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.58%) Go
13 7 (1.23%) ES6
14 6 (1.05%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.05%) PHP 5
15 5 (0.88%) ActionScript
15 5 (0.88%) Embedded C
15 5 (0.88%) VB
16 4 (0.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 74 (12.98%) Degree
2 12 (2.11%) CHECK Team Leader
2 12 (2.11%) CREST Certified
2 12 (2.11%) Cyber Scheme
2 12 (2.11%) Security Cleared
2 12 (2.11%) Tigerscheme
3 8 (1.40%) CCNP
3 8 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (0.70%) RHCSA
6 2 (0.35%) ISEB
6 2 (0.35%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.35%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.18%) MCSD
7 1 (0.18%) MCSE
7 1 (0.18%) OCP
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.21%) QA
2 15 (2.63%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (4.39%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.98%) Virtual Machines
2 17 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.75%) Varnish
4 5 (0.88%) Firmware
5 4 (0.70%) Docker
5 4 (0.70%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (0.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (0.53%) iptables
7 2 (0.35%) KVM
8 1 (0.18%) Gluster
8 1 (0.18%) oVirt
8 1 (0.18%) Postfix
8 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (5.96%) Puppet
2 17 (2.98%) Nagios
3 14 (2.46%) OpenNMS
3 14 (2.46%) RANCID
3 14 (2.46%) SCCM
4 10 (1.75%) Cacti
5 9 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.40%) SCOM
7 4 (0.70%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (0.70%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (0.35%) Ansible
8 2 (0.35%) cPanel
8 2 (0.35%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.18%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.18%) Check_MK
9 1 (0.18%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.18%) Graylog
9 1 (0.18%) Packer
9 1 (0.18%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 63 (11.05%) Zend
2 36 (6.32%) Microsoft
3 22 (3.86%) Cisco
4 20 (3.51%) VMware
5 19 (3.33%) Google
6 17 (2.98%) Red Hat
7 16 (2.81%) Oracle
8 14 (2.46%) Brocade
8 14 (2.46%) Ericsson
8 14 (2.46%) Foundry
8 14 (2.46%) Huawei
8 14 (2.46%) Juniper
8 14 (2.46%) ZyXEL
9 12 (2.11%) Adobe
10 8 (1.40%) Remedy
10 8 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.05%) Facebook
12 5 (0.88%) Apple
13 4 (0.70%) Hitachi
13 4 (0.70%) Veritas
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits inc shares
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + plus flexi hours, 23 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + flexible working hours and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + flexible working, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Innovative Technology
Salary: £30K-£45K p/a DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago