The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 29 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 271 356 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.93% 8.51% 7.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.49% 13.92% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 232 315 255
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2170 2558 2319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.53% 61.15% 61.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1844 2288 2110
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
North West

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Manchester

PHP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury -2 11 £20,000 - 2
Stockport -3 10 £31,250 +7.75% 3
Wigan +3 8 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Bolton -10 3 £26,000 +18.18% 1
Cheadle - 2 - - 1
Sale +6 1 £20,000 -11.11%
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP.

1 344 (61.65%) HTML
2 340 (60.93%) CSS
3 328 (58.78%) JavaScript
4 304 (54.48%) MySQL
5 193 (34.59%) jQuery
6 163 (29.21%) Linux
7 159 (28.49%) E-Commerce
8 153 (27.42%) MVC
9 148 (26.52%) Magento
10 135 (24.19%) OO
11 120 (21.51%) Zend
12 119 (21.33%) SQL
13 118 (21.15%) Java
14 98 (17.56%) WordPress
15 96 (17.20%) HTML5
16 92 (16.49%) CMS
17 91 (16.31%) OOP
18 76 (13.62%) C#
18 76 (13.62%) CSS3
19 74 (13.26%) Degree
19 74 (13.26%) .NET
20 73 (13.08%) PHP5
21 72 (12.90%) Perl
22 71 (12.72%) Ruby
22 71 (12.72%) Symfony
23 68 (12.19%) Web Development
24 64 (11.47%) SEO
25 63 (11.29%) Marketing
26 59 (10.57%) Apache
27 58 (10.39%) SQL Server

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 98 (17.56%) WordPress
2 92 (16.49%) CMS
3 59 (10.57%) Apache
4 43 (7.71%) Drupal
5 12 (2.15%) OpenStack
6 10 (1.79%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.25%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.08%) Lync
8 6 (1.08%) Apache Pig
8 6 (1.08%) SAS
8 6 (1.08%) IIS
9 5 (0.90%) Facebook Platform
10 4 (0.72%) Node.js
11 3 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.36%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.36%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.36%) nginx
12 2 (0.36%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.36%) Confluence
13 1 (0.18%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 44 (7.89%) Photoshop
2 23 (4.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (2.15%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.08%) SPSS
5 5 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.36%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 148 (26.52%) Magento
2 11 (1.97%) Google Analytics
3 7 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.54%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.18%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (1.25%) SaaS
3 7 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.54%) Route 53
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.18%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.18%) GitHub
8 1 (0.18%) IaaS
8 1 (0.18%) PaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.23%) SSL
2 16 (2.87%) Internet
3 14 (2.51%) HTTP
4 12 (2.15%) DNS
5 8 (1.43%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.43%) VPN
6 7 (1.25%) Intranet
6 7 (1.25%) AMQP
7 4 (0.72%) LDAP
8 3 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.54%) SSH
8 3 (0.54%) NFC
9 2 (0.36%) OpenVPN
9 2 (0.36%) Wireless
9 2 (0.36%) IPsec
9 2 (0.36%) SMTP
9 2 (0.36%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.36%) FTP
9 2 (0.36%) MPLS
9 2 (0.36%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (54.48%) MySQL
2 58 (10.39%) SQL Server
3 22 (3.94%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (2.33%) NoSQL
6 12 (2.15%) Hadoop
7 9 (1.61%) Big Data
8 8 (1.43%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.25%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.08%) Apache Hive
10 6 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.08%) HBase
10 6 (1.08%) Triplestore
10 6 (1.08%) Sqoop
10 6 (1.08%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 56 (10.04%) Git (software)
2 43 (7.71%) Subversion
3 11 (1.97%) Selenium
4 10 (1.79%) Mercurial
4 10 (1.79%) PHPUnit
5 8 (1.43%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.90%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.90%) JIRA
7 4 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.72%) Hudson
7 4 (0.72%) SCons
8 3 (0.54%) Sublime Text
8 3 (0.54%) PhoneGap
8 3 (0.54%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (0.36%) FrontPage
9 2 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.18%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.18%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.18%) Behat
General
1 63 (11.29%) Marketing
2 26 (4.66%) Retail
3 19 (3.41%) Finance
4 12 (2.15%) Back Office
5 11 (1.97%) Banking
6 10 (1.79%) Games
7 9 (1.61%) Advertising
8 6 (1.08%) Legal
9 4 (0.72%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.72%) Automotive
10 2 (0.36%) Publishing
11 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 457 (81.90%) Developer
2 253 (45.34%) PHP Developer
3 125 (22.40%) Web Developer
4 55 (9.86%) Senior Developer
5 54 (9.68%) Magento Developer
6 42 (7.53%) Junior
7 40 (7.17%) Junior Developer
8 39 (6.99%) PHP Web Developer
9 37 (6.63%) Software Developer
10 35 (6.27%) Senior PHP Developer
11 33 (5.91%) PHP Magento Developer
12 29 (5.20%) Front-End Developer
12 29 (5.20%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 22 (3.94%) Junior PHP Developer
13 22 (3.94%) Junior Web Developer
14 21 (3.76%) Administrator
15 20 (3.58%) Software Engineer
15 20 (3.58%) Systems Administrator
15 20 (3.58%) Linux Administrator
15 20 (3.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (61.65%) HTML
2 340 (60.93%) CSS
3 193 (34.59%) jQuery
4 96 (17.20%) HTML5
5 76 (13.62%) CSS3
6 74 (13.26%) .NET
7 71 (12.72%) Symfony
8 52 (9.32%) XML
9 51 (9.14%) LAMP
10 46 (8.24%) XHTML
11 44 (7.89%) CodeIgniter
12 43 (7.71%) Ruby on Rails
13 38 (6.81%) Web Services
14 37 (6.63%) Ajax
15 32 (5.73%) SOAP
16 27 (4.84%) Laravel
17 24 (4.30%) JSON
18 23 (4.12%) ASP.NET
19 22 (3.94%) CakePHP
20 20 (3.58%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.32%) Open Source
2 51 (9.14%) Mobile App
3 41 (7.35%) Computer Science
4 25 (4.48%) Visualisation
5 17 (3.05%) W3C
5 17 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.51%) Social Media
7 11 (1.97%) Digital Media
8 10 (1.79%) Mathematics
8 10 (1.79%) Online Banking
9 9 (1.61%) NHS
9 9 (1.61%) FMCG
9 9 (1.61%) Statistics
10 8 (1.43%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.08%) iPhone
12 5 (0.90%) Blackberry
12 5 (0.90%) Replication
13 3 (0.54%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.54%) Xbox
13 3 (0.54%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 163 (29.21%) Linux
2 36 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 32 (5.73%) Android
4 23 (4.12%) Windows
5 19 (3.41%) UNIX
6 13 (2.33%) CentOS
7 4 (0.72%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.72%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.18%) AIX
9 1 (0.18%) Solaris
9 1 (0.18%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.18%) Fedora
9 1 (0.18%) Debian
9 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (28.49%) E-Commerce
2 153 (27.42%) MVC
3 135 (24.19%) OO
4 91 (16.31%) OOP
5 68 (12.19%) Web Development
6 64 (11.47%) SEO
7 55 (9.86%) OO PHP
8 46 (8.24%) Software Engineering
9 37 (6.63%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (6.63%) Analytics
10 35 (6.27%) Responsive Web Design
11 34 (6.09%) Web Design
12 31 (5.56%) Project Management
12 31 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
13 29 (5.20%) TDD
14 25 (4.48%) ERP
15 24 (4.30%) Scrum
16 23 (4.12%) Unit Testing
16 23 (4.12%) Mobile Application Development
17 20 (3.58%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 328 (58.78%) JavaScript
2 119 (21.33%) SQL
3 118 (21.15%) Java
4 76 (13.62%) C#
5 73 (13.08%) PHP5
6 72 (12.90%) Perl
7 71 (12.72%) Ruby
8 45 (8.06%) Python
9 25 (4.48%) C++
10 21 (3.76%) C
11 15 (2.69%) Bash Shell
12 10 (1.79%) Delphi
13 7 (1.25%) Scala
14 6 (1.08%) PHP4
14 6 (1.08%) R
14 6 (1.08%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.08%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.90%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.54%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.54%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 74 (13.26%) Degree
2 6 (1.08%) CCNP
2 6 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (0.90%) MCP
3 5 (0.90%) RHCE
4 4 (0.72%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.36%) HND
6 1 (0.18%) PhD
6 1 (0.18%) MCSE
6 1 (0.18%) CCIE
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.90%) SLA
1 5 (0.90%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (1.08%) Apache Flume
1 6 (1.08%) Squid
1 6 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.72%) Postfix
2 4 (0.72%) Varnish
3 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (3.41%) Puppet
2 17 (3.05%) Nagios
3 11 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.08%) logstash
5 5 (0.90%) Kibana
6 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.18%) YUM
6 1 (0.18%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.18%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 120 (21.51%) Zend
2 27 (4.84%) Oracle
3 26 (4.66%) Microsoft
4 25 (4.48%) Google
5 21 (3.76%) Adobe
6 15 (2.69%) Twitter
7 14 (2.51%) Facebook
8 9 (1.61%) VMware
9 7 (1.25%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.08%) Perforce
10 6 (1.08%) Sun
11 5 (0.90%) Hitachi
11 5 (0.90%) Sony
11 5 (0.90%) SolarWinds
12 3 (0.54%) Sage
12 3 (0.54%) Cisco
12 3 (0.54%) Intel
12 3 (0.54%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.36%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.36%) Sencha
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + flextime + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £27000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £49000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £30k - £35k basic (depending on expe
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 - £26,000pa
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000-£35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago