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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 29 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing PHP 242 307 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.98% 8.40% 6.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.09% 15.70% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 203 266 216
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,750 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
1849 1956 2281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 53.33% 53.52% 56.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1589 1704 1975
Median salary £41,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 +23 14 £47,500 +75.92% 4
Salford +8 5 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Altrincham -4 5 £22,500 -25.00% 8
Bolton +14 4 £30,000 +15.38% 1
Sale - 3 £35,000 -
Wigan +11 2 £32,500 - 1
Cheadle -2 2 £35,000 +25.00% 1
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 298 (57.53%) JavaScript
2 275 (53.09%) HTML
3 269 (51.93%) CSS
4 227 (43.82%) MySQL
5 194 (37.45%) jQuery
6 184 (35.52%) Web Development
7 183 (35.33%) Git (software)
8 181 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
9 151 (29.15%) Linux
10 140 (27.03%) OO
11 135 (26.06%) Java
12 128 (24.71%) HTML5
13 117 (22.59%) E-Commerce
14 107 (20.66%) XML
15 96 (18.53%) CSS3
16 95 (18.34%) MVC
17 94 (18.15%) Magento
18 85 (16.41%) Degree
19 83 (16.02%) WordPress
20 82 (15.83%) LAMP
21 81 (15.64%) Python
22 80 (15.44%) .NET
23 75 (14.48%) Zend
24 72 (13.90%) OOP
24 72 (13.90%) Ajax
25 71 (13.71%) C#
25 71 (13.71%) AngularJS
26 68 (13.13%) Scrum
27 67 (12.93%) SQL
28 66 (12.74%) Project Management

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 83 (16.02%) WordPress
2 58 (11.20%) Apache
3 48 (9.27%) Node.js
4 34 (6.56%) CMS
5 30 (5.79%) Drupal
6 20 (3.86%) nginx
7 16 (3.09%) SharePoint
8 12 (2.32%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (1.93%) IIS
10 8 (1.54%) Confluence
10 8 (1.54%) GeoServer
10 8 (1.54%) Moodle
10 8 (1.54%) OpenStack
11 6 (1.16%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.97%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.97%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.58%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.19%) JBoss
14 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (4.05%) Photoshop
2 10 (1.93%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.19%) InDesign
4 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 94 (18.15%) Magento
2 7 (1.35%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (1.16%) OpenCart
4 4 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.70%) GitHub
3 12 (2.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 6 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (0.97%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.77%) CloudFront
6 4 (0.77%) SaaS
7 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.19%) Sage Pay
7 1 (0.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.47%) Internet
2 17 (3.28%) Network Security
3 16 (3.09%) SSL
4 9 (1.74%) HTTP
5 5 (0.97%) SAN
5 5 (0.97%) SSH
6 4 (0.77%) DNS
6 4 (0.77%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.77%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.77%) LAN
6 4 (0.77%) VPN
7 3 (0.58%) Broadband
7 3 (0.58%) IPv6
8 2 (0.39%) LDAP
9 1 (0.19%) AMQP
9 1 (0.19%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.19%) OSPF
9 1 (0.19%) SMTP
9 1 (0.19%) VoIP
9 1 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (43.82%) MySQL
2 37 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 31 (5.98%) SQL Server
4 24 (4.63%) Redis
5 18 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (3.28%) NoSQL
7 13 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.54%) GIS
11 6 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (0.97%) Big Data
13 4 (0.77%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.58%) LogicBlox
15 2 (0.39%) Hadoop
16 1 (0.19%) MariaDB
16 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
16 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 183 (35.33%) Git (software)
2 35 (6.76%) Mercurial
3 29 (5.60%) PhpStorm
4 26 (5.02%) Grunt
5 24 (4.63%) Jenkins
6 21 (4.05%) Subversion
7 18 (3.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 18 (3.47%) JIRA
8 12 (2.32%) Visual Studio
9 11 (2.12%) gulp
10 10 (1.93%) Selenium
10 10 (1.93%) Vagrant
11 8 (1.54%) Jasmine
12 7 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (1.16%) PHPUnit
14 4 (0.77%) Bower
14 4 (0.77%) Cucumber
15 3 (0.58%) Phing
16 2 (0.39%) WebDriver
17 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 45 (8.69%) Finance
2 32 (6.18%) Marketing
3 20 (3.86%) Games
4 14 (2.70%) Retail
5 9 (1.74%) Banking
6 5 (0.97%) Publishing
7 4 (0.77%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.58%) Legal
8 3 (0.58%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.39%) Back Office
9 2 (0.39%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 401 (77.41%) Developer
2 262 (50.58%) PHP Developer
3 99 (19.11%) Web Developer
4 82 (15.83%) Senior Developer
5 68 (13.13%) JavaScript Developer
6 60 (11.58%) Senior PHP Developer
7 58 (11.20%) HTML Developer
8 56 (10.81%) Magento Developer
9 55 (10.62%) PHP Web Developer
10 44 (8.49%) MySQL Developer
10 44 (8.49%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 43 (8.30%) HTML CSS Developer
12 42 (8.11%) Software Developer
13 37 (7.14%) PHP Magento Developer
14 36 (6.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 35 (6.76%) Senior Magento Developer
16 26 (5.02%) Junior
17 25 (4.83%) Lead Developer
18 24 (4.63%) Java Developer
19 23 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (53.09%) HTML
2 269 (51.93%) CSS
3 194 (37.45%) jQuery
4 128 (24.71%) HTML5
5 107 (20.66%) XML
6 96 (18.53%) CSS3
7 82 (15.83%) LAMP
8 80 (15.44%) .NET
9 72 (13.90%) Ajax
10 71 (13.71%) AngularJS
11 64 (12.36%) Web Services
12 55 (10.62%) SOAP
13 51 (9.85%) Laravel
14 49 (9.46%) Symfony
15 42 (8.11%) JSON
16 36 (6.95%) Ruby on Rails
17 35 (6.76%) Zend Framework
18 31 (5.98%) REST
19 29 (5.60%) Sass
19 29 (5.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.30%) Computer Science
2 31 (5.98%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (5.60%) iPad
4 27 (5.21%) User Experience
5 20 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (3.28%) Blog
6 17 (3.28%) Mobile App
7 10 (1.93%) e-Learning
7 10 (1.93%) Replication
8 5 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (0.97%) Social Media
9 4 (0.77%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.77%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.58%) Animation
10 3 (0.58%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.58%) Physics
10 3 (0.58%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.58%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.39%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 151 (29.15%) Linux
2 32 (6.18%) Windows
3 14 (2.70%) CentOS
4 10 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.54%) Android
6 6 (1.16%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.97%) Debian
8 3 (0.58%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.58%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.39%) Unix
9 2 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (35.52%) Web Development
2 181 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (27.03%) OO
4 117 (22.59%) E-Commerce
5 95 (18.34%) MVC
6 72 (13.90%) OOP
7 68 (13.13%) Scrum
8 66 (12.74%) Project Management
9 55 (10.62%) Responsive Web Design
10 52 (10.04%) Front End Development
11 46 (8.88%) DevOps
12 45 (8.69%) Unit Testing
13 44 (8.49%) TDD
14 39 (7.53%) Open Source
15 36 (6.95%) OO PHP
16 34 (6.56%) Mentoring
17 32 (6.18%) Line Management
18 31 (5.98%) Software Engineering
19 21 (4.05%) OOD
20 19 (3.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 298 (57.53%) JavaScript
2 135 (26.06%) Java
3 81 (15.64%) Python
4 71 (13.71%) C#
5 67 (12.93%) SQL
6 61 (11.78%) Ruby
7 52 (10.04%) C++
8 39 (7.53%) Perl
9 29 (5.60%) C
10 20 (3.86%) VB.NET
11 19 (3.67%) Bash Shell
12 18 (3.47%) Objective-C
13 16 (3.09%) Go
14 12 (2.32%) PHP 5
15 9 (1.74%) ActionScript
16 8 (1.54%) CoffeeScript
17 5 (0.97%) Scala
18 3 (0.58%) ES6
18 3 (0.58%) PowerShell
18 3 (0.58%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 85 (16.41%) Degree
2 17 (3.28%) CHECK Team Leader
2 17 (3.28%) CREST Certified
2 17 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.97%) Cyber Scheme
3 5 (0.97%) ISEB
3 5 (0.97%) Tigerscheme
4 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.58%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.19%) HND
6 1 (0.19%) MCSD
6 1 (0.19%) MCSE
6 1 (0.19%) OCP
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.37%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.16%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.77%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.39%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.39%) Varnish
5 1 (0.19%) Docker
5 1 (0.19%) KVM
5 1 (0.19%) NDS
5 1 (0.19%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (0.19%) oVirt
5 1 (0.19%) pfSense
5 1 (0.19%) Postfix
5 1 (0.19%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.19%) UAG
5 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (5.41%) Puppet
2 13 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.54%) Ansible
4 5 (0.97%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (0.58%) Packer
5 3 (0.58%) SCOM
6 1 (0.19%) cPanel
6 1 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.19%) Nagios
6 1 (0.19%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 75 (14.48%) Zend
2 40 (7.72%) Microsoft
3 22 (4.25%) Oracle
4 17 (3.28%) SaltStack
5 12 (2.32%) Google
5 12 (2.32%) Red Hat
6 10 (1.93%) Facebook
6 10 (1.93%) Twitter
7 8 (1.54%) Adobe
7 8 (1.54%) ESRI
7 8 (1.54%) VMware
8 6 (1.16%) New Relic
9 5 (0.97%) Perforce
10 3 (0.58%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.58%) Remedy
10 3 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.39%) Apple
12 1 (0.19%) EMC
12 1 (0.19%) NetIQ
12 1 (0.19%) Sage
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cornucopia IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Code IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: 35k - 40k + 5k oncall and overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum with additional shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum + Amazing benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £32000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago