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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 90 77 61
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 186 218 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.89% 3.09% 3.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 3.26% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 166 191 276
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
6130 6688 7157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.28% 94.84% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4988 5421 6129
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,200 £55,000
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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 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
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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 -8 110 £34,000 +11.47% 23
Lancashire -5 28 £29,500 -1.66% 6
Merseyside -5 26 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Cheshire -12 21 £33,750 -3.57% 11
Cumbria -7 1 £21,500 -14.00%
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

1 456 (100.00%) PHP
2 355 (77.85%) HTML
3 315 (69.08%) CSS
4 313 (68.64%) MySQL
5 305 (66.89%) JavaScript
6 197 (43.20%) jQuery
7 177 (38.82%) OO
8 160 (35.09%) MVC
9 147 (32.24%) OOP
10 139 (30.48%) Linux
11 118 (25.88%) Zend
12 102 (22.37%) Symfony
13 90 (19.74%) Magento
13 90 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
13 90 (19.74%) Web Development
14 89 (19.52%) Git (software)
15 86 (18.86%) HTML5
16 85 (18.64%) WordPress
17 77 (16.89%) OO PHP
18 76 (16.67%) Finance
19 75 (16.45%) E-Commerce
19 75 (16.45%) Laravel
20 69 (15.13%) Ajax
21 63 (13.82%) LAMP
21 63 (13.82%) CSS3
22 62 (13.60%) AngularJS
23 61 (13.38%) Apache
24 55 (12.06%) CMS
25 50 (10.96%) Marketing
26 43 (9.43%) User Experience

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 85 (18.64%) WordPress
2 61 (13.38%) Apache
3 55 (12.06%) CMS
4 37 (8.11%) Drupal
5 18 (3.95%) Node.js
6 10 (2.19%) nginx
7 7 (1.54%) Joomla!
8 4 (0.88%) SilverStripe
8 4 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.66%) concrete5
10 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.22%) Moodle
Applications
1 12 (2.63%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.44%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 90 (19.74%) Magento
2 4 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.75%) GitHub
2 6 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.32%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.73%) Internet
2 11 (2.41%) Wireless
3 6 (1.32%) SSH
3 6 (1.32%) SSL
4 4 (0.88%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.66%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (0.44%) SMS
7 1 (0.22%) Intranet
7 1 (0.22%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (68.64%) MySQL
2 22 (4.82%) SQL Server
3 21 (4.61%) Big Data
4 16 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (3.07%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.85%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.44%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.44%) Redis
9 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 89 (19.52%) Git (software)
2 23 (5.04%) Subversion
3 17 (3.73%) PHPUnit
4 15 (3.29%) Grunt
5 10 (2.19%) PhpStorm
5 10 (2.19%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.54%) Hudson
6 7 (1.54%) Selenium
6 7 (1.54%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.10%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.44%) Behat
10 1 (0.22%) Phing
10 1 (0.22%) Bower
10 1 (0.22%) Xdebug
10 1 (0.22%) gulp
10 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.22%) Zend Studio
General
1 76 (16.67%) Finance
2 50 (10.96%) Marketing
3 18 (3.95%) Retail
4 11 (2.41%) Financial Institution
5 7 (1.54%) Back Office
5 7 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.54%) Games
6 6 (1.32%) Advertising
6 6 (1.32%) Music Industry
7 4 (0.88%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.44%) Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.22%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (77.85%) HTML
2 315 (69.08%) CSS
3 197 (43.20%) jQuery
4 102 (22.37%) Symfony
5 86 (18.86%) HTML5
6 75 (16.45%) Laravel
7 69 (15.13%) Ajax
8 63 (13.82%) LAMP
8 63 (13.82%) CSS3
9 62 (13.60%) AngularJS
10 41 (8.99%) CakePHP
11 38 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
11 38 (8.33%) XHTML
12 37 (8.11%) XML
13 35 (7.68%) Yii
14 29 (6.36%) REST
15 23 (5.04%) Web Services
15 23 (5.04%) Sass
16 22 (4.82%) SOAP
17 21 (4.61%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.43%) User Experience
2 17 (3.73%) W3C
3 12 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.41%) Social Media
5 8 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.54%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.88%) Data Integration
7 4 (0.88%) Animation
7 4 (0.88%) Video Editing
8 3 (0.66%) New Media
9 2 (0.44%) EPoS
9 2 (0.44%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.22%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.22%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.22%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.22%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.22%) Replication
10 1 (0.22%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 139 (30.48%) Linux
2 9 (1.97%) Windows
3 5 (1.10%) Mac OS X
3 5 (1.10%) Ubuntu
3 5 (1.10%) Android
3 5 (1.10%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.88%) CentOS
5 3 (0.66%) UNIX
6 1 (0.22%) Debian
6 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (38.82%) OO
2 160 (35.09%) MVC
3 147 (32.24%) OOP
4 90 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (19.74%) Web Development
5 77 (16.89%) OO PHP
6 75 (16.45%) E-Commerce
7 42 (9.21%) TDD
8 34 (7.46%) SEO
9 30 (6.58%) Unit Testing
10 28 (6.14%) Scrum
11 26 (5.70%) Analytics
12 25 (5.48%) Web Design
13 18 (3.95%) Digital Marketing
14 17 (3.73%) Content Management
15 16 (3.51%) Pay per click
16 15 (3.29%) SDLC
17 14 (3.07%) Web Marketing
18 13 (2.85%) BDD
19 12 (2.63%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 456 (100.00%) PHP
2 305 (66.89%) JavaScript
3 42 (9.21%) SQL
4 36 (7.89%) PHP5
5 12 (2.63%) Java
5 12 (2.63%) Perl
5 12 (2.63%) C
6 10 (2.19%) C#
7 7 (1.54%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.10%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.10%) Ruby
8 5 (1.10%) Python
9 4 (0.88%) C++
10 1 (0.22%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 28 (6.14%) Degree
2 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (1.10%) Vagrant
1 5 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.22%) Ansible
2 1 (0.22%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 118 (25.88%) Zend
2 23 (5.04%) Salesforce.com
3 20 (4.39%) Perforce
4 11 (2.41%) Adobe
5 10 (2.19%) Google
6 4 (0.88%) Facebook
6 4 (0.88%) Twitter
6 4 (0.88%) Red Hat
6 4 (0.88%) Oracle
6 4 (0.88%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.44%) Apple
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wilmslow
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £22000 - £28000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Up to £35k+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Vision Support Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Based on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago