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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 68 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 244 256 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.46% 3.52% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.63% 3.69% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 207 242 234
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6726 6941 6853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.47% 95.38% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5434 5830 6070
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -29 119 £32,000 +6.66% 4
Cheshire +31 53 £35,000 +11.11% 3
Merseyside +21 49 £32,500 +8.33% 4
Lancashire +15 21 £30,000 +20.00% 1
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 616 (100.00%) PHP
2 512 (83.12%) MySQL
3 407 (66.07%) CSS
4 392 (63.64%) HTML
5 375 (60.88%) JavaScript
6 264 (42.86%) Zend
7 262 (42.53%) OO
8 257 (41.72%) MVC
9 255 (41.40%) jQuery
10 161 (26.14%) OO PHP
11 156 (25.32%) E-Commerce
12 155 (25.16%) PHP5
13 147 (23.86%) Linux
14 129 (20.94%) Symfony
14 129 (20.94%) SQL
15 123 (19.97%) OOP
16 115 (18.67%) Git (software)
17 110 (17.86%) Subversion
18 108 (17.53%) Magento
19 100 (16.23%) TDD
20 96 (15.58%) CMS
21 89 (14.45%) CodeIgniter
22 88 (14.29%) HTML5
23 86 (13.96%) Web Development
24 84 (13.64%) Marketing
24 84 (13.64%) LAMP
25 79 (12.82%) Zend Framework
26 77 (12.50%) Ajax
26 77 (12.50%) XML
27 76 (12.34%) Drupal

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 96 (15.58%) CMS
2 76 (12.34%) Drupal
3 49 (7.95%) Apache
4 22 (3.57%) WordPress
5 11 (1.79%) Apache Solr
6 10 (1.62%) Node.js
7 6 (0.97%) Joomla!
8 4 (0.65%) IIS
9 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.16%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.16%) nginx
9 1 (0.16%) Jetty
9 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (3.73%) Photoshop
2 13 (2.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 108 (17.53%) Magento
2 4 (0.65%) osCommerce
3 3 (0.49%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 41 (6.66%) HTTP
2 11 (1.79%) SSL
3 4 (0.65%) NFC
4 3 (0.49%) AMQP
5 2 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 512 (83.12%) MySQL
2 26 (4.22%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 8 (1.30%) Big Data
5 6 (0.97%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.49%) Redis
7 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 115 (18.67%) Git (software)
2 110 (17.86%) Subversion
3 43 (6.98%) PHPUnit
4 15 (2.44%) Selenium
5 12 (1.95%) JIRA
6 8 (1.30%) Eclipse
6 8 (1.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.32%) Phing
9 1 (0.16%) Ant
9 1 (0.16%) JUnit
9 1 (0.16%) Maven
9 1 (0.16%) Log4j
General
1 84 (13.64%) Marketing
2 24 (3.90%) Retail
2 24 (3.90%) Finance
3 19 (3.08%) Back Office
4 8 (1.30%) Games
5 6 (0.97%) Automotive
6 5 (0.81%) Music Industry
7 3 (0.49%) Advertising
8 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 407 (66.07%) CSS
2 392 (63.64%) HTML
3 255 (41.40%) jQuery
4 129 (20.94%) Symfony
5 89 (14.45%) CodeIgniter
6 88 (14.29%) HTML5
7 84 (13.64%) LAMP
8 79 (12.82%) Zend Framework
9 77 (12.50%) Ajax
9 77 (12.50%) XML
10 70 (11.36%) CSS3
11 59 (9.58%) XHTML
12 48 (7.79%) REST
13 47 (7.63%) CakePHP
14 42 (6.82%) JSON
14 42 (6.82%) Yii
15 32 (5.19%) Web Services
16 31 (5.03%) SOAP
17 18 (2.92%) EDI
18 17 (2.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.33%) Open Source
2 27 (4.38%) Computer Science
2 27 (4.38%) Visualisation
3 18 (2.92%) Mobile App
4 17 (2.76%) W3C
5 16 (2.60%) EPoS
6 13 (2.11%) Xbox
7 12 (1.95%) Mathematics
7 12 (1.95%) Social Media
8 11 (1.79%) Digital Media
9 7 (1.14%) Augmented Reality
10 3 (0.49%) FMCG
10 3 (0.49%) Statistics
11 2 (0.32%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.32%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.16%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.16%) Blog
12 1 (0.16%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.16%) Photography
12 1 (0.16%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 147 (23.86%) Linux
2 20 (3.25%) Apple iOS
3 17 (2.76%) UNIX
4 12 (1.95%) Android
5 4 (0.65%) Windows
6 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (42.53%) OO
2 257 (41.72%) MVC
3 161 (26.14%) OO PHP
4 156 (25.32%) E-Commerce
5 123 (19.97%) OOP
6 100 (16.23%) TDD
7 86 (13.96%) Web Development
8 55 (8.93%) Scrum
9 48 (7.79%) Unit Testing
10 39 (6.33%) Web Design
11 36 (5.84%) Automated Testing
12 31 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (4.87%) B2B
14 29 (4.71%) Software Engineering
15 24 (3.90%) Digital Marketing
16 21 (3.41%) Project Management
17 20 (3.25%) UML
18 19 (3.08%) Online Marketing
18 19 (3.08%) SEO
19 18 (2.92%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 616 (100.00%) PHP
2 375 (60.88%) JavaScript
3 155 (25.16%) PHP5
4 129 (20.94%) SQL
5 33 (5.36%) C#
6 18 (2.92%) Java
7 13 (2.11%) Ruby
7 13 (2.11%) Perl
8 12 (1.95%) Bash Shell
8 12 (1.95%) Shell Script
9 9 (1.46%) Python
9 9 (1.46%) C++
10 6 (0.97%) PHP4
11 2 (0.32%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.32%) XQuery
11 2 (0.32%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.16%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (4.87%) Degree
2 7 (1.14%) MySQL Certification
3 2 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.14%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 264 (42.86%) Zend
2 20 (3.25%) Adobe
3 14 (2.27%) Facebook
4 9 (1.46%) Google
5 6 (0.97%) Twitter
6 5 (0.81%) Appcelerator
7 4 (0.65%) Sony
7 4 (0.65%) Oracle
7 4 (0.65%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.32%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.16%) Percona
9 1 (0.16%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.16%) Apple
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