The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 166 121 95
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -26
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 26 57 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 1.53% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.19% 2.48% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26 56 103
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
PHP5
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
2184 2301 2685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 52.11% 61.92% 62.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1929 2056 2465
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PHP5
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Manchester region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Manchester

PHP5
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in Manchester

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 64 (100.00%) PHP
2 56 (87.50%) HTML
2 56 (87.50%) CSS
3 46 (71.88%) MySQL
4 41 (64.06%) JavaScript
4 41 (64.06%) OO
5 36 (56.25%) Linux
6 29 (45.31%) MVC
7 28 (43.75%) jQuery
7 28 (43.75%) Magento
7 28 (43.75%) Git (software)
8 27 (42.19%) E-Commerce
8 27 (42.19%) HTML5
8 27 (42.19%) CSS3
9 26 (40.63%) Subversion
10 25 (39.06%) OOP
10 25 (39.06%) OO PHP
11 20 (31.25%) Zend
12 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (28.13%) WordPress
13 17 (26.56%) Degree
13 17 (26.56%) Computer Science
13 17 (26.56%) Symfony
14 16 (25.00%) Perl
15 15 (23.44%) CodeIgniter
16 14 (21.88%) CMS
16 14 (21.88%) LAMP
17 13 (20.31%) Web Design
17 13 (20.31%) Laravel
18 12 (18.75%) XHTML

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (28.13%) WordPress
2 14 (21.88%) CMS
3 7 (10.94%) Joomla!
3 7 (10.94%) Apache
4 2 (3.13%) Drupal
5 1 (1.56%) Node.js
5 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (7.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (43.75%) Magento
2 5 (7.81%) Sage 200
2 5 (7.81%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) SSH
2 4 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (71.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 26 (40.63%) Subversion
3 7 (10.94%) JIRA
General
1 10 (15.63%) Retail
2 7 (10.94%) Advertising
3 3 (4.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 64 (100.00%) Developer
2 54 (84.38%) PHP Developer
3 18 (28.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 13 (20.31%) Web Developer
5 11 (17.19%) Junior
5 11 (17.19%) Junior Developer
6 10 (15.63%) Junior PHP Developer
6 10 (15.63%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (10.94%) Senior PHP Developer
7 7 (10.94%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 7 (10.94%) Senior Developer
8 6 (9.38%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 5 (7.81%) UI Programmer
9 5 (7.81%) UI Developer
9 5 (7.81%) LAMP Developer
9 5 (7.81%) MySQL Developer
9 5 (7.81%) PHP Web Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 3 (4.69%) Magento Developer
12 2 (3.13%) Senior Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (87.50%) HTML
1 56 (87.50%) CSS
2 28 (43.75%) jQuery
3 27 (42.19%) HTML5
3 27 (42.19%) CSS3
4 17 (26.56%) Symfony
5 15 (23.44%) CodeIgniter
6 14 (21.88%) LAMP
7 13 (20.31%) Laravel
8 12 (18.75%) XHTML
9 7 (10.94%) Ajax
10 5 (7.81%) Zend Framework
10 5 (7.81%) PhoneGap
10 5 (7.81%) Yii
11 1 (1.56%) REST
11 1 (1.56%) RESTful
11 1 (1.56%) SOAP
11 1 (1.56%) Web Services
11 1 (1.56%) .NET
11 1 (1.56%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.94%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.94%) Photography
3 5 (7.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (56.25%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) Android
2 6 (9.38%) Apple iOS
2 6 (9.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (64.06%) OO
2 29 (45.31%) MVC
3 27 (42.19%) E-Commerce
4 25 (39.06%) OOP
4 25 (39.06%) OO PHP
5 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (20.31%) Web Design
7 7 (10.94%) Time Management
8 6 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (9.38%) Android Development
8 6 (9.38%) iOS Development
9 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.81%) Analytics
9 5 (7.81%) SEO
9 5 (7.81%) Scrum
9 5 (7.81%) Service Delivery
10 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.25%) Coaching
11 1 (1.56%) Project Management
11 1 (1.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) PHP
2 41 (64.06%) JavaScript
3 16 (25.00%) Perl
4 9 (14.06%) SQL
5 8 (12.50%) C#
5 8 (12.50%) Java
6 7 (10.94%) Python
6 7 (10.94%) Ruby
7 6 (9.38%) Bash Shell
8 5 (7.81%) PHP4
9 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) Zend
2 7 (10.94%) Adobe
3 5 (7.81%) Sage
3 5 (7.81%) Google
Salford, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago