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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 171 149 123
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -26
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 12 39 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.97% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 1.70% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 65
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,700 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +4.61%
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
1962 2298 2507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 53.10% 56.99% 61.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1712 2007 2233
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 21 April 2015.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in Manchester

PHP5
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP5 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
Altrincham - 6 £30,000 -
Bolton - 1 £33,500 -
PHP5
North West

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (91.18%) HTML
2 31 (91.18%) CSS
3 26 (76.47%) OO
4 25 (73.53%) Git (software)
5 24 (70.59%) JavaScript
6 19 (55.88%) MySQL
7 16 (47.06%) Laravel
8 15 (44.12%) Linux
8 15 (44.12%) jQuery
9 14 (41.18%) HTML5
9 14 (41.18%) OOP
9 14 (41.18%) CMS
9 14 (41.18%) CSS3
10 13 (38.24%) MVC
10 13 (38.24%) E-Commerce
11 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (35.29%) OO PHP
12 11 (32.35%) Subversion
12 11 (32.35%) Magento
13 10 (29.41%) Zend
14 9 (26.47%) CodeIgniter
14 9 (26.47%) Perl
14 9 (26.47%) AngularJS
15 8 (23.53%) Time Management
15 8 (23.53%) Degree
16 7 (20.59%) Photography
16 7 (20.59%) JIRA
16 7 (20.59%) Joomla!
16 7 (20.59%) SSH

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 14 (41.18%) CMS
2 7 (20.59%) Joomla!
2 7 (20.59%) WordPress
3 1 (2.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) SSH
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) Extranet
3 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) MySQL
2 6 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (73.53%) Git (software)
2 11 (32.35%) Subversion
3 7 (20.59%) JIRA
4 5 (14.71%) PhpStorm
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
1 7 (20.59%) Advertising
2 5 (14.71%) Games
3 4 (11.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) Developer
2 31 (91.18%) PHP Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Junior PHP Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Junior
3 12 (35.29%) Junior Developer
4 8 (23.53%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 7 (20.59%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 4 (11.76%) OO PHP Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.94%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (91.18%) HTML
1 31 (91.18%) CSS
2 16 (47.06%) Laravel
3 15 (44.12%) jQuery
4 14 (41.18%) HTML5
4 14 (41.18%) CSS3
5 9 (26.47%) AngularJS
5 9 (26.47%) CodeIgniter
6 7 (20.59%) XHTML
6 7 (20.59%) LAMP
7 6 (17.65%) RESTful
8 5 (14.71%) Symfony
8 5 (14.71%) Zend Framework
9 2 (5.88%) Ajax
10 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (2.94%) CakePHP
10 1 (2.94%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Photography
1 7 (20.59%) User Experience
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) OO
2 14 (41.18%) OOP
3 13 (38.24%) MVC
3 13 (38.24%) E-Commerce
4 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (35.29%) OO PHP
5 8 (23.53%) Time Management
6 7 (20.59%) Web Design
7 6 (17.65%) Scrum
8 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.88%) Web Development
9 2 (5.88%) Coaching
9 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.94%) TDD
10 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.94%) ERP
10 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 9 (26.47%) Perl
4 6 (17.65%) C#
4 6 (17.65%) Java
4 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 6 (17.65%) Python
4 6 (17.65%) Ruby
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Zend
2 7 (20.59%) Adobe
3 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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