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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 24 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 300 285 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.14% 7.42% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.59% 15.15% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 262 265 235
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
2056 1881 2258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.76% 48.97% 55.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1812 1660 1910
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 August 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 August 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
Rochdale - 12 £60,000 - 2
Stockport 0 10 £35,000 - 4
Wigan +4 9 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Sale -1 9 £45,000 +20.00%
Altrincham +1 6 £25,000 -21.87% 2
Oldham -2 6 £30,625 -31.94% 1
Salford -2 6 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Bury +1 2 £20,000 -20.00%
Bolton -4 1 £32,500 -31.57% 6
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 285 (53.98%) HTML
1 285 (53.98%) JavaScript
2 283 (53.60%) CSS
3 251 (47.54%) MySQL
4 179 (33.90%) jQuery
5 175 (33.14%) Agile Software Development
6 154 (29.17%) Web Development
7 153 (28.98%) Git (software)
8 151 (28.60%) MVC
9 143 (27.08%) Linux
10 130 (24.62%) Java
11 115 (21.78%) HTML5
12 101 (19.13%) E-Commerce
13 99 (18.75%) Magento
14 98 (18.56%) OO
15 97 (18.37%) CSS3
16 95 (17.99%) OOP
17 88 (16.67%) Degree
18 87 (16.48%) WordPress
19 84 (15.91%) XML
20 77 (14.58%) TDD
21 76 (14.39%) SQL
22 73 (13.83%) Web Services
23 71 (13.45%) LAMP
24 65 (12.31%) .NET
25 64 (12.12%) Scrum
25 64 (12.12%) Front End Development
26 63 (11.93%) C#
27 60 (11.36%) Laravel
28 59 (11.17%) 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 87 (16.48%) WordPress
2 46 (8.71%) Apache
3 41 (7.77%) CMS
4 33 (6.25%) Drupal
5 14 (2.65%) nginx
6 13 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (1.89%) SharePoint
8 9 (1.70%) Joomla!
9 7 (1.33%) GeoServer
9 7 (1.33%) IIS
9 7 (1.33%) Moodle
10 6 (1.14%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.57%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.57%) Confluence
12 3 (0.57%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.38%) ExpressionEngine
14 1 (0.19%) JBoss
14 1 (0.19%) Magnolia
14 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (2.84%) Photoshop
2 12 (2.27%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.33%) MS Office
4 4 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 99 (18.75%) Magento
2 7 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (1.14%) OpenCart
4 4 (0.76%) osCommerce
5 2 (0.38%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.63%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 11 (2.08%) GitHub
4 10 (1.89%) SaaS
5 7 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.14%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.76%) AdWords
8 3 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.57%) CloudFront
8 3 (0.57%) TestFlight
9 2 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.19%) iTunes
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (0.19%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.73%) Internet
2 20 (3.79%) Firewall
3 17 (3.22%) DNS
3 17 (3.22%) Network Security
4 15 (2.84%) SSL
5 14 (2.65%) Ethernet
6 13 (2.46%) VoIP
7 12 (2.27%) Broadband
7 12 (2.27%) IPv6
7 12 (2.27%) TACACS
7 12 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (2.08%) Asterisk PBX
9 10 (1.89%) HTTP
9 10 (1.89%) VPN
10 9 (1.70%) BGP
10 9 (1.70%) OSPF
10 9 (1.70%) SNMP
11 8 (1.52%) Junos
11 8 (1.52%) MRTG
11 8 (1.52%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (47.54%) MySQL
2 28 (5.30%) Relational Database
3 27 (5.11%) NoSQL
4 23 (4.36%) MongoDB
5 20 (3.79%) Redis
6 19 (3.60%) SQL Server
7 18 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.33%) GIS
10 7 (1.33%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.95%) InterSystems Cache
11 5 (0.95%) MariaDB
12 4 (0.76%) Big Data
13 3 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.19%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 153 (28.98%) Git (software)
2 25 (4.73%) Subversion
3 22 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 20 (3.79%) Grunt
5 14 (2.65%) Mercurial
6 11 (2.08%) JIRA
6 11 (2.08%) PhpStorm
6 11 (2.08%) Visual Studio
7 9 (1.70%) Ant
7 9 (1.70%) Maven
8 8 (1.52%) gulp
9 7 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (0.95%) Bitbucket
10 5 (0.95%) PHPUnit
10 5 (0.95%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.76%) Gradle
11 4 (0.76%) Jasmine
11 4 (0.76%) Phing
11 4 (0.76%) Selenium
12 3 (0.57%) Hudson
General
1 51 (9.66%) Marketing
2 24 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.22%) Retail
4 14 (2.65%) Finance
4 14 (2.65%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.27%) Games
6 8 (1.52%) Advertising
7 7 (1.33%) Multimedia
8 5 (0.95%) Electronics
8 5 (0.95%) Publishing
9 4 (0.76%) Banking
10 3 (0.57%) Legal
11 2 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 400 (75.76%) Developer
2 267 (50.57%) PHP Developer
3 89 (16.86%) Senior Developer
4 80 (15.15%) Web Developer
5 61 (11.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 50 (9.47%) PHP Web Developer
7 48 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
8 45 (8.52%) Lead Developer
9 41 (7.77%) HTML Developer
10 38 (7.20%) HTML CSS Developer
11 35 (6.63%) Software Developer
12 33 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 30 (5.68%) Java Developer
13 30 (5.68%) Junior
13 30 (5.68%) Lead PHP Developer
13 30 (5.68%) Magento Developer
14 28 (5.30%) Junior Developer
15 23 (4.36%) Consultant
16 21 (3.98%) PHP Magento Developer
17 19 (3.60%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (53.98%) HTML
2 283 (53.60%) CSS
3 179 (33.90%) jQuery
4 115 (21.78%) HTML5
5 97 (18.37%) CSS3
6 84 (15.91%) XML
7 73 (13.83%) Web Services
8 71 (13.45%) LAMP
9 65 (12.31%) .NET
10 60 (11.36%) Laravel
11 57 (10.80%) AngularJS
12 53 (10.04%) Node.js
13 46 (8.71%) Ajax
13 46 (8.71%) Symfony
14 37 (7.01%) CodeIgniter
14 37 (7.01%) Sass
15 33 (6.25%) JSON
16 31 (5.87%) RESTful
16 31 (5.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 29 (5.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.98%) iPad
2 51 (9.66%) Computer Science
3 27 (5.11%) Mobile App
4 25 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (3.60%) Blog
6 17 (3.22%) User Experience
7 11 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.70%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.52%) e-Learning
9 8 (1.52%) Replication
10 6 (1.14%) W3C
11 5 (0.95%) Social Media
12 4 (0.76%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.76%) Clustering
12 4 (0.76%) Graphic Design
12 4 (0.76%) iPhone
12 4 (0.76%) Mobile Games
13 3 (0.57%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.57%) Learning Management System
13 3 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 143 (27.08%) Linux
2 36 (6.82%) Windows
3 19 (3.60%) Unix
4 10 (1.89%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.70%) CentOS
5 9 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.52%) Android
6 8 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.76%) Solaris
8 3 (0.57%) Fedora
8 3 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.19%) Debian
9 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (33.14%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (29.17%) Web Development
3 151 (28.60%) MVC
4 101 (19.13%) E-Commerce
5 98 (18.56%) OO
6 95 (17.99%) OOP
7 77 (14.58%) TDD
8 64 (12.12%) Front End Development
8 64 (12.12%) Scrum
9 57 (10.80%) Unit Testing
10 51 (9.66%) Mentoring
11 50 (9.47%) Project Management
12 43 (8.14%) Responsive Web Design
13 42 (7.95%) Software Engineering
14 39 (7.39%) DevOps
14 39 (7.39%) OO PHP
15 38 (7.20%) SDLC
16 37 (7.01%) Open Source
17 22 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
18 19 (3.60%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 285 (53.98%) JavaScript
2 130 (24.62%) Java
3 76 (14.39%) SQL
4 63 (11.93%) C#
5 55 (10.42%) Python
5 55 (10.42%) Ruby
6 50 (9.47%) Perl
7 35 (6.63%) C++
8 20 (3.79%) C
9 19 (3.60%) VB.NET
10 17 (3.22%) Objective-C
11 13 (2.46%) Go
12 10 (1.89%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.70%) ActionScript
14 6 (1.14%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.14%) ES6
14 6 (1.14%) PHP 5
15 4 (0.76%) Groovy
15 4 (0.76%) VB
15 4 (0.76%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 88 (16.67%) Degree
2 16 (3.03%) CHECK Team Leader
2 16 (3.03%) CREST Certified
2 16 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.27%) Cyber Scheme
3 12 (2.27%) Tigerscheme
4 6 (1.14%) CCNP
4 6 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.76%) ISEB
7 3 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.57%) RHCSA
8 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.38%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.19%) MCSD
9 1 (0.19%) MCSE
9 1 (0.19%) OCP
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.25%) QA
2 12 (2.27%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (3.98%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (1.33%) Varnish
5 4 (0.76%) Firmware
5 4 (0.76%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.57%) Docker
6 3 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.38%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.19%) iptables
8 1 (0.19%) KVM
8 1 (0.19%) oVirt
8 1 (0.19%) Postfix
8 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (5.68%) Puppet
2 13 (2.46%) Nagios
3 12 (2.27%) OpenNMS
3 12 (2.27%) RANCID
3 12 (2.27%) SCCM
4 9 (1.70%) Cacti
5 8 (1.52%) SCOM
6 7 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.76%) Ansible
8 3 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.57%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.57%) Packer
8 3 (0.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.19%) cPanel
9 1 (0.19%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.19%) SmokePing
9 1 (0.19%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 59 (11.17%) Zend
2 38 (7.20%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.79%) Oracle
4 17 (3.22%) Cisco
4 17 (3.22%) Google
5 15 (2.84%) VMware
6 12 (2.27%) Adobe
6 12 (2.27%) Brocade
6 12 (2.27%) Ericsson
6 12 (2.27%) Foundry
6 12 (2.27%) Huawei
6 12 (2.27%) Juniper
6 12 (2.27%) Red Hat
6 12 (2.27%) ZyXEL
7 8 (1.52%) Remedy
8 7 (1.33%) ESRI
8 7 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (0.95%) Facebook
10 4 (0.76%) Apple
11 3 (0.57%) Veritas
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + flexi hours
Posted: 3 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £33000.00 per annum + 18% pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + flexible working, pension, healthcare
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus+ Flexible working
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Pension / Healthcare / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: £27,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus scheme, share options, pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: Highly competitive salary & benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago