The first table below looks at the demand for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 86 61 100
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 210 286 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.94% 3.95% 2.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.11% 4.16% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 182 271 170
Average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6762 6872 7206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.77% 94.81% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5477 5884 6339
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PHP Developer Salary Trend in the North West

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

PHP Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Manchester -9 134 £31,500 +5.00% 26
Merseyside -11 39 £31,250 -3.84% 2
Cheshire -37 20 £30,000 - 7
Lancashire -8 14 £30,000 +27.65% 5
Cumbria - 3 £30,500 -
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 462 (100.00%) PHP
2 356 (77.06%) HTML
3 348 (75.32%) CSS
4 340 (73.59%) MySQL
5 329 (71.21%) JavaScript
6 185 (40.04%) OO
7 168 (36.36%) jQuery
8 158 (34.20%) MVC
9 145 (31.39%) Zend
10 136 (29.44%) OO PHP
11 132 (28.57%) Linux
12 124 (26.84%) E-Commerce
13 114 (24.68%) Magento
14 104 (22.51%) SQL
15 103 (22.29%) PHP5
16 94 (20.35%) HTML5
17 93 (20.13%) CMS
18 87 (18.83%) OOP
19 79 (17.10%) Symfony
20 74 (16.02%) Subversion
21 72 (15.58%) Web Development
22 71 (15.37%) CodeIgniter
23 69 (14.94%) Marketing
23 69 (14.94%) Git (software)
23 69 (14.94%) XHTML
24 67 (14.50%) LAMP
25 64 (13.85%) XML
26 63 (13.64%) CSS3
27 62 (13.42%) WordPress
28 45 (9.74%) JSON

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 93 (20.13%) CMS
2 62 (13.42%) WordPress
3 42 (9.09%) Apache
4 27 (5.84%) Drupal
5 7 (1.52%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.08%) IIS
6 5 (1.08%) Facebook Platform
7 4 (0.87%) Node.js
8 2 (0.43%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.43%) nginx
9 1 (0.22%) Jetty
9 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.22%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 27 (5.84%) Photoshop
2 11 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 114 (24.68%) Magento
2 7 (1.52%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.87%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.60%) SSL
2 5 (1.08%) HTTP
2 5 (1.08%) Internet
3 3 (0.65%) Intranet
3 3 (0.65%) SSH
3 3 (0.65%) NFC
4 2 (0.43%) FTP
4 2 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.22%) OSPF
5 1 (0.22%) BGP
5 1 (0.22%) DNS
5 1 (0.22%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.22%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 340 (73.59%) MySQL
2 30 (6.49%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (2.16%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 74 (16.02%) Subversion
2 69 (14.94%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.38%) JIRA
4 9 (1.95%) Selenium
5 3 (0.65%) Mercurial
5 3 (0.65%) PhoneGap
6 2 (0.43%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.43%) Phing
6 2 (0.43%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.22%) Log4j
7 1 (0.22%) Maven
7 1 (0.22%) Ant
7 1 (0.22%) JUnit
General
1 69 (14.94%) Marketing
2 19 (4.11%) Retail
3 17 (3.68%) Finance
4 10 (2.16%) Banking
5 9 (1.95%) Back Office
6 4 (0.87%) Advertising
6 4 (0.87%) Games
7 3 (0.65%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.22%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (77.06%) HTML
2 348 (75.32%) CSS
3 168 (36.36%) jQuery
4 94 (20.35%) HTML5
5 79 (17.10%) Symfony
6 71 (15.37%) CodeIgniter
7 69 (14.94%) XHTML
8 67 (14.50%) LAMP
9 64 (13.85%) XML
10 63 (13.64%) CSS3
11 45 (9.74%) JSON
12 41 (8.87%) Ajax
13 37 (8.01%) REST
14 30 (6.49%) Laravel
15 27 (5.84%) SOAP
16 26 (5.63%) Zend Framework
17 25 (5.41%) CakePHP
18 24 (5.19%) Yii
19 11 (2.38%) Web Services
20 8 (1.73%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.01%) Open Source
2 27 (5.84%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.90%) Mobile App
4 11 (2.38%) W3C
5 10 (2.16%) Online Banking
6 9 (1.95%) Xbox
6 9 (1.95%) Social Media
7 7 (1.52%) FMCG
7 7 (1.52%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.08%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.08%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.65%) Statistics
9 3 (0.65%) iPhone
10 2 (0.43%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.43%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.43%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.22%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.22%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.22%) Telematics
11 1 (0.22%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 132 (28.57%) Linux
2 18 (3.90%) Apple iOS
3 14 (3.03%) Android
3 14 (3.03%) UNIX
4 7 (1.52%) Windows
5 1 (0.22%) Solaris
5 1 (0.22%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (40.04%) OO
2 158 (34.20%) MVC
3 136 (29.44%) OO PHP
4 124 (26.84%) E-Commerce
5 87 (18.83%) OOP
6 72 (15.58%) Web Development
7 43 (9.31%) SEO
8 39 (8.44%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (8.01%) Web Design
10 29 (6.28%) TDD
11 28 (6.06%) Unit Testing
12 21 (4.55%) Automated Testing
13 20 (4.33%) Online Marketing
14 18 (3.90%) ERP
15 17 (3.68%) Digital Marketing
16 15 (3.25%) Project Management
17 14 (3.03%) Responsive Web Design
18 13 (2.81%) Analytics
19 12 (2.60%) Software Engineering
20 11 (2.38%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 462 (100.00%) PHP
2 329 (71.21%) JavaScript
3 104 (22.51%) SQL
4 103 (22.29%) PHP5
5 25 (5.41%) C#
6 17 (3.68%) Perl
7 15 (3.25%) Java
8 12 (2.60%) Python
9 11 (2.38%) C++
9 11 (2.38%) Ruby
10 4 (0.87%) PHP4
11 3 (0.65%) PowerHouse
12 2 (0.43%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (8.66%) Degree
2 7 (1.52%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.30%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.43%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 145 (31.39%) Zend
2 18 (3.90%) Google
2 18 (3.90%) Adobe
3 10 (2.16%) Facebook
3 10 (2.16%) Twitter
4 7 (1.52%) Oracle
5 4 (0.87%) Microsoft
5 4 (0.87%) Sony
5 4 (0.87%) F5
6 3 (0.65%) Intel
7 2 (0.43%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.22%) Percona
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