The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 28 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 290 302 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.11% 8.24% 7.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.62% 13.66% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 254 276 250
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
2298 2211 2359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 56.38% 60.34% 63.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1976 1952 2154
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 28 £27,000 -40.00% 4
Wigan +4 8 £40,000 +70.21%
Stockport -10 7 £24,000 -17.24% 3
Bolton +8 6 £21,500 -28.33%
Cheadle - 3 - - 1
Oldham -4 1 £45,000 +38.46%
Rochdale - 1 £35,000 -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 - -
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 374 (67.75%) HTML
2 362 (65.58%) CSS
3 354 (64.13%) JavaScript
4 295 (53.44%) MySQL
5 190 (34.42%) jQuery
6 169 (30.62%) E-Commerce
7 166 (30.07%) Linux
8 150 (27.17%) MVC
9 138 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 137 (24.82%) OO
11 130 (23.55%) Magento
12 120 (21.74%) WordPress
13 116 (21.01%) OOP
14 115 (20.83%) SQL
14 115 (20.83%) Zend
15 102 (18.48%) HTML5
16 97 (17.57%) Java
17 95 (17.21%) CSS3
18 89 (16.12%) CMS
19 87 (15.76%) Degree
20 74 (13.41%) OO PHP
20 74 (13.41%) .NET
21 73 (13.22%) Git (software)
22 70 (12.68%) Symfony
23 68 (12.32%) PHP5
24 65 (11.78%) SQL Server
24 65 (11.78%) SEO
25 63 (11.41%) C#
26 62 (11.23%) Apache
27 49 (8.88%) CodeIgniter

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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
1 120 (21.74%) WordPress
2 89 (16.12%) CMS
3 62 (11.23%) Apache
4 45 (8.15%) Drupal
5 12 (2.17%) IIS
6 10 (1.81%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.63%) Umbraco
8 7 (1.27%) nginx
8 7 (1.27%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.09%) Node.js
10 5 (0.91%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.91%) SAS
10 5 (0.91%) Facebook Platform
10 5 (0.91%) Apache Pig
10 5 (0.91%) Lync
11 4 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.36%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.36%) MODX
12 2 (0.36%) Confluence
12 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 38 (6.88%) Photoshop
2 15 (2.72%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.91%) SPSS
5 2 (0.36%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.36%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 130 (23.55%) Magento
2 13 (2.36%) Google Analytics
3 7 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.91%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.18%) Zen Cart
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.18%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.91%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (0.72%) GitHub
5 3 (0.54%) Route 53
5 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.36%) SaaS
6 2 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.18%) ElastiCache
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.18%) IaaS
7 1 (0.18%) PaaS
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.80%) SSL
2 18 (3.26%) Internet
3 17 (3.08%) Intranet
4 9 (1.63%) DNS
5 8 (1.45%) VPN
6 7 (1.27%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.72%) LDAP
7 4 (0.72%) FTP
7 4 (0.72%) SSH
8 2 (0.36%) OpenVPN
8 2 (0.36%) IPsec
8 2 (0.36%) MPLS
8 2 (0.36%) PPTP
8 2 (0.36%) SMTP
8 2 (0.36%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.18%) HTTP
9 1 (0.18%) Wireless
9 1 (0.18%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (53.44%) MySQL
2 65 (11.78%) SQL Server
3 19 (3.44%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (2.36%) Hadoop
6 12 (2.17%) NoSQL
7 11 (1.99%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.45%) Big Data
9 5 (0.91%) HBase
9 5 (0.91%) Triplestore
9 5 (0.91%) Sqoop
9 5 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (0.91%) Apache Hive
9 5 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.91%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.91%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.36%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.18%) Redis
11 1 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 73 (13.22%) Git (software)
2 48 (8.70%) Subversion
3 10 (1.81%) JIRA
3 10 (1.81%) Mercurial
4 8 (1.45%) Visual Studio
5 7 (1.27%) Selenium
6 6 (1.09%) PHPUnit
7 5 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.91%) NUnit
8 4 (0.72%) MSTest
8 4 (0.72%) Behat
8 4 (0.72%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.54%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.54%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.36%) Ant
10 2 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.36%) TestDirector
10 2 (0.36%) FrontPage
10 2 (0.36%) Grunt
General
1 41 (7.43%) Marketing
2 26 (4.71%) Retail
3 18 (3.26%) Finance
4 12 (2.17%) Legal
5 11 (1.99%) Banking
6 7 (1.27%) Games
6 7 (1.27%) Back Office
7 5 (0.91%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.91%) Advertising
8 3 (0.54%) Automotive
9 2 (0.36%) Publishing
10 1 (0.18%) Law
10 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 470 (85.14%) Developer
2 297 (53.80%) PHP Developer
3 97 (17.57%) Web Developer
4 52 (9.42%) Magento Developer
5 49 (8.88%) Junior
6 48 (8.70%) Junior Developer
7 47 (8.51%) Senior Developer
8 45 (8.15%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 36 (6.52%) PHP Magento Developer
10 34 (6.16%) Senior PHP Developer
11 33 (5.98%) PHP Web Developer
12 30 (5.43%) Junior PHP Developer
13 29 (5.25%) Front-End Developer
14 27 (4.89%) Software Developer
15 24 (4.35%) Lead Developer
16 21 (3.80%) WordPress Developer
17 19 (3.44%) Java Developer
18 17 (3.08%) Software Engineer
19 16 (2.90%) .NET Developer
19 16 (2.90%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 374 (67.75%) HTML
2 362 (65.58%) CSS
3 190 (34.42%) jQuery
4 102 (18.48%) HTML5
5 95 (17.21%) CSS3
6 74 (13.41%) .NET
7 70 (12.68%) Symfony
8 49 (8.88%) CodeIgniter
9 46 (8.33%) XHTML
10 45 (8.15%) LAMP
11 37 (6.70%) SOAP
12 36 (6.52%) ASP.NET
13 35 (6.34%) Ajax
14 32 (5.80%) Web Services
14 32 (5.80%) XML
15 31 (5.62%) Laravel
16 25 (4.53%) Ruby on Rails
17 21 (3.80%) CakePHP
18 17 (3.08%) AngularJS
19 16 (2.90%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.07%) Open Source
2 35 (6.34%) Mobile App
3 34 (6.16%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (3.99%) User Experience
7 11 (1.99%) Graphic Design
8 10 (1.81%) Online Banking
9 9 (1.63%) FMCG
9 9 (1.63%) Visualisation
10 8 (1.45%) Informatics
10 8 (1.45%) NHS
10 8 (1.45%) W3C
11 7 (1.27%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.27%) Social Media
12 6 (1.09%) Blog
13 5 (0.91%) iPhone
13 5 (0.91%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.72%) Statistics
15 3 (0.54%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 166 (30.07%) Linux
2 37 (6.70%) Apple iOS
3 31 (5.62%) Android
4 22 (3.99%) Windows
5 11 (1.99%) UNIX
6 8 (1.45%) CentOS
7 5 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.54%) Debian
9 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.18%) Fedora
10 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.18%) AIX
10 1 (0.18%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (30.62%) E-Commerce
2 150 (27.17%) MVC
3 138 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 137 (24.82%) OO
5 116 (21.01%) OOP
6 74 (13.41%) OO PHP
7 65 (11.78%) SEO
8 47 (8.51%) Web Development
9 36 (6.52%) Web Design
10 35 (6.34%) CRM
11 32 (5.80%) Scrum
11 32 (5.80%) Software Engineering
12 31 (5.62%) Analytics
13 30 (5.43%) ERP
14 24 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
15 23 (4.17%) Project Management
16 21 (3.80%) Email Marketing
16 21 (3.80%) Unit Testing
17 18 (3.26%) Web Application Development
18 16 (2.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 354 (64.13%) JavaScript
2 115 (20.83%) SQL
3 97 (17.57%) Java
4 68 (12.32%) PHP5
5 63 (11.41%) C#
6 48 (8.70%) Perl
7 42 (7.61%) Ruby
8 29 (5.25%) Python
9 17 (3.08%) C++
10 16 (2.90%) Bash Shell
11 13 (2.36%) T-SQL
12 10 (1.81%) C
13 9 (1.63%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.45%) PHP4
15 5 (0.91%) Delphi
15 5 (0.91%) Scala
15 5 (0.91%) R
16 4 (0.72%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.54%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.54%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 87 (15.76%) Degree
2 5 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (0.91%) MCP
2 5 (0.91%) CCNP
3 4 (0.72%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.36%) HND
5 2 (0.36%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.18%) ISEB
6 1 (0.18%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.91%) SLA
2 3 (0.54%) QA
3 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (1.09%) Squid
2 5 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.91%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.72%) Postfix
3 4 (0.72%) Varnish
4 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (3.62%) Puppet
2 12 (2.17%) Nagios
3 11 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.09%) Capistrano
5 4 (0.72%) Icinga
6 2 (0.36%) logstash
6 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.18%) YUM
7 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.18%) Kibana
Vendors
1 115 (20.83%) Zend
2 28 (5.07%) Microsoft
3 27 (4.89%) Google
4 22 (3.99%) Oracle
5 19 (3.44%) Twitter
6 14 (2.54%) Facebook
7 13 (2.36%) Adobe
8 9 (1.63%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.09%) VMware
9 6 (1.09%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.91%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.91%) Rackspace
10 5 (0.91%) Sage
10 5 (0.91%) Hitachi
11 4 (0.72%) Apple
11 4 (0.72%) New Relic
11 4 (0.72%) SolarWinds
12 3 (0.54%) Percona
12 3 (0.54%) Perforce
12 3 (0.54%) Intel
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Smartebusiness
Salary: Extremely competitive (with reviews every 6 months) and a full career
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000+ per annum depending on experien
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000-£35,000 PA, depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Share options
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Anonymous
Salary: £30,000, negotiable depending on experience.
Posted: 5 days ago