The table below looks at the statistics for PHP4 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP4 over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 4
Rank 186 176 180
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing PHP4 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.027% 0.027%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.045% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £32,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-12.30% +20.37%
PHP4
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
2263 2223 2373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 56.22% 60.29% 63.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1940 1965 2173
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% -

PHP4
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP4 across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP4 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PHP4
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP4 across the Manchester region.

PHP4 Salary Trend in Manchester

PHP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing PHP4 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 PHP4.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) XHTML
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) PHP5
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) Magento
2 5 (62.50%) SEO
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Web Design
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 5 (62.50%) Sage
2 5 (62.50%) Photoshop
2 5 (62.50%) Google Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) Sage 200
2 5 (62.50%) Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) Google
3 3 (37.50%) Symfony
3 3 (37.50%) Zend
3 3 (37.50%) CakePHP
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) Mercurial
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) Subversion
3 3 (37.50%) MVC

PHP4
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing PHP4 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 PHP4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Magento
2 5 (62.50%) Google Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Mercurial
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) UI Programmer
2 5 (62.50%) UI Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) XHTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) Symfony
2 3 (37.50%) CakePHP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (62.50%) SEO
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Web Design
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) OOP
3 3 (37.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) PHP5
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Sage
1 5 (62.50%) Google
2 3 (37.50%) Zend