The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 69 69 114
Rank change year-on-year
0 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 257 231 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.48% 3.40% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.68% 3.62% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 234 220 152
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +8.33%
PHP Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6990 6379 7134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.66% 93.92% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5772 5486 6099
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +19 177 £31,500 +5.00% 33
Cheshire -38 30 £29,000 -3.33% 4
Merseyside -3 28 £32,500 - 3
Lancashire +4 18 £30,000 +20.00% 10
Cumbria - 3 £30,500 -
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 472 (100.00%) PHP
2 377 (79.87%) HTML
3 361 (76.48%) CSS
4 346 (73.31%) MySQL
5 338 (71.61%) JavaScript
6 189 (40.04%) OO
7 171 (36.23%) jQuery
8 150 (31.78%) Zend
9 143 (30.30%) E-Commerce
9 143 (30.30%) MVC
10 140 (29.66%) OO PHP
11 131 (27.75%) Magento
12 130 (27.54%) Linux
13 111 (23.52%) HTML5
14 106 (22.46%) WordPress
14 106 (22.46%) SQL
15 105 (22.25%) OOP
16 99 (20.97%) PHP5
17 88 (18.64%) CMS
18 87 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
19 84 (17.80%) CSS3
20 83 (17.58%) Symfony
21 70 (14.83%) Git (software)
22 69 (14.62%) CodeIgniter
23 64 (13.56%) Marketing
23 64 (13.56%) Subversion
24 57 (12.08%) XHTML
25 54 (11.44%) LAMP
25 54 (11.44%) Ajax
26 53 (11.23%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 106 (22.46%) WordPress
2 88 (18.64%) CMS
3 43 (9.11%) Apache
4 35 (7.42%) Drupal
5 6 (1.27%) IIS
6 5 (1.06%) Facebook Platform
7 3 (0.64%) Node.js
8 2 (0.42%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.42%) nginx
9 1 (0.21%) Jetty
9 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (3.81%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.27%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 131 (27.75%) Magento
2 7 (1.48%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.85%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.97%) SSL
2 13 (2.75%) Intranet
3 8 (1.69%) Internet
4 4 (0.85%) SSH
5 3 (0.64%) FTP
6 1 (0.21%) HTTP
6 1 (0.21%) DNS
6 1 (0.21%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.21%) WinSCP
6 1 (0.21%) OSPF
6 1 (0.21%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (73.31%) MySQL
2 32 (6.78%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (1.48%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 70 (14.83%) Git (software)
2 64 (13.56%) Subversion
3 6 (1.27%) PHPUnit
4 5 (1.06%) JIRA
4 5 (1.06%) Selenium
5 3 (0.64%) Mercurial
5 3 (0.64%) Behat
5 3 (0.64%) Jasmine
5 3 (0.64%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.42%) Phing
6 2 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.42%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.21%) Ant
7 1 (0.21%) JUnit
7 1 (0.21%) Log4j
7 1 (0.21%) Maven
7 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
General
1 64 (13.56%) Marketing
2 16 (3.39%) Finance
3 14 (2.97%) Retail
4 10 (2.12%) Banking
5 6 (1.27%) Back Office
6 5 (1.06%) Legal
7 4 (0.85%) Advertising
7 4 (0.85%) Games
8 3 (0.64%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.21%) Automotive
9 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.21%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (79.87%) HTML
2 361 (76.48%) CSS
3 171 (36.23%) jQuery
4 111 (23.52%) HTML5
5 84 (17.80%) CSS3
6 83 (17.58%) Symfony
7 69 (14.62%) CodeIgniter
8 57 (12.08%) XHTML
9 54 (11.44%) LAMP
9 54 (11.44%) Ajax
10 36 (7.63%) XML
10 36 (7.63%) Laravel
11 28 (5.93%) REST
11 28 (5.93%) Zend Framework
12 27 (5.72%) SOAP
13 26 (5.51%) JSON
14 22 (4.66%) Yii
15 20 (4.24%) CakePHP
16 16 (3.39%) Sass
17 14 (2.97%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.57%) Open Source
2 28 (5.93%) Computer Science
3 23 (4.87%) Mobile App
4 21 (4.45%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.12%) Online Banking
5 10 (2.12%) Graphic Design
6 9 (1.91%) User Experience
7 7 (1.48%) FMCG
7 7 (1.48%) W3C
8 6 (1.27%) Social Media
9 5 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.06%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.85%) Blog
11 3 (0.64%) iPhone
12 2 (0.42%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.21%) Telematics
13 1 (0.21%) Online Games
13 1 (0.21%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.21%) Web 2.0
13 1 (0.21%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 130 (27.54%) Linux
2 25 (5.30%) Apple iOS
3 21 (4.45%) Android
4 12 (2.54%) UNIX
5 8 (1.69%) Windows
6 1 (0.21%) Solaris
6 1 (0.21%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (40.04%) OO
2 143 (30.30%) E-Commerce
2 143 (30.30%) MVC
3 140 (29.66%) OO PHP
4 105 (22.25%) OOP
5 87 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (10.38%) SEO
7 47 (9.96%) Web Development
8 22 (4.66%) TDD
9 21 (4.45%) Web Design
10 20 (4.24%) CRM
11 19 (4.03%) ERP
11 19 (4.03%) Unit Testing
12 18 (3.81%) Email Marketing
13 16 (3.39%) Digital Marketing
14 15 (3.18%) Automated Testing
15 12 (2.54%) Refactoring
15 12 (2.54%) Waterfall
16 11 (2.33%) Responsive Web Design
16 11 (2.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 472 (100.00%) PHP
2 338 (71.61%) JavaScript
3 106 (22.46%) SQL
4 99 (20.97%) PHP5
5 17 (3.60%) Perl
6 11 (2.33%) C++
6 11 (2.33%) Java
7 10 (2.12%) Python
8 8 (1.69%) C#
9 6 (1.27%) Ruby
10 3 (0.64%) PowerHouse
11 2 (0.42%) PHP4
11 2 (0.42%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.42%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.21%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 53 (11.23%) Degree
2 6 (1.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.21%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.48%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (0.85%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 150 (31.78%) Zend
2 19 (4.03%) Google
3 13 (2.75%) Adobe
4 12 (2.54%) Twitter
5 9 (1.91%) Facebook
6 5 (1.06%) F5
6 5 (1.06%) Oracle
7 3 (0.64%) Microsoft
7 3 (0.64%) Intel
7 3 (0.64%) Rackspace
7 3 (0.64%) New Relic
8 1 (0.21%) Percona
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