The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP 5
North West / Manchester
Rank 179 162 195
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +33
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 10 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.29% 0.026%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.59% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 1
Median salary £39,500 £41,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.81% +31.74%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
2206 1536 1986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 60.45% 48.87% 51.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1937 1329 1776
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP 5 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PHP 5
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the Manchester region.

PHP 5 Salary Trend in Manchester

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing PHP 5 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 5.

1 15 (100.00%) PHP
1 15 (100.00%) MySQL
2 14 (93.33%) Linux
3 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (66.67%) Symfony
4 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 9 (60.00%) Zend
5 9 (60.00%) Scrum
5 9 (60.00%) HTML
5 9 (60.00%) CSS
6 7 (46.67%) OO
6 7 (46.67%) LAMP
7 6 (40.00%) Apache
7 6 (40.00%) Web Development
7 6 (40.00%) Laravel
8 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
8 5 (33.33%) WordPress
8 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 5 (33.33%) MVC
8 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 5 (33.33%) OOP
8 5 (33.33%) Subversion
9 4 (26.67%) XML
9 4 (26.67%) Magento
9 4 (26.67%) iPad
9 4 (26.67%) jQuery
10 3 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (13.33%) Games
11 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
11 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing

PHP 5
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 6 (40.00%) Apache
2 5 (33.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
1 15 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) PHP Zend Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Symfony
2 9 (60.00%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) LAMP
4 6 (40.00%) Laravel
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (6.67%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) PlayStation
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Scrum
3 7 (46.67%) OO
4 6 (40.00%) Web Development
5 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 5 (33.33%) MVC
5 5 (33.33%) OOP
6 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Creative Marketing
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 1 (6.67%) TDD
7 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Zend