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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 47 44 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 306 368 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.50% 5.56% 4.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.74% 5.84% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 274 341 301
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
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
6459 6300 7627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.94% 95.17% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5521 5297 6628
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 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 29 January 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
Manchester -13 185 £34,000 +13.33% 35
Cheshire 0 47 £38,000 +8.57% 10
Lancashire +17 46 £29,500 -1.66% 11
Merseyside -10 32 £36,000 +10.76% 7
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 578 (100.00%) PHP
2 475 (82.18%) HTML
3 445 (76.99%) MySQL
3 445 (76.99%) CSS
4 420 (72.66%) JavaScript
5 292 (50.52%) jQuery
6 242 (41.87%) OO
7 227 (39.27%) MVC
8 193 (33.39%) OOP
9 173 (29.93%) Zend
10 172 (29.76%) Linux
11 164 (28.37%) HTML5
12 143 (24.74%) E-Commerce
13 134 (23.18%) CSS3
14 130 (22.49%) Magento
15 128 (22.15%) OO PHP
16 116 (20.07%) SQL
17 113 (19.55%) Git (software)
18 109 (18.86%) WordPress
19 107 (18.51%) Symfony
20 101 (17.47%) PHP5
20 101 (17.47%) Ajax
21 88 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
22 85 (14.71%) CMS
23 71 (12.28%) CodeIgniter
24 69 (11.94%) Subversion
25 63 (10.90%) Laravel
26 62 (10.73%) Apache
27 61 (10.55%) LAMP
28 59 (10.21%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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
1 109 (18.86%) WordPress
2 85 (14.71%) CMS
3 62 (10.73%) Apache
4 55 (9.52%) Drupal
5 17 (2.94%) Joomla!
6 13 (2.25%) Node.js
7 7 (1.21%) IIS
8 3 (0.52%) nginx
9 1 (0.17%) uWSGI
9 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 14 (2.42%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.69%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.17%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 130 (22.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.87%) GitHub
2 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.42%) Internet
2 12 (2.08%) SSL
3 11 (1.90%) Intranet
3 11 (1.90%) SSH
4 10 (1.73%) Wireless
5 2 (0.35%) FTP
6 1 (0.17%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 445 (76.99%) MySQL
2 45 (7.79%) SQL Server
3 13 (2.25%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.04%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.69%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (0.52%) Big Data
7 3 (0.52%) Redis
7 3 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 113 (19.55%) Git (software)
2 69 (11.94%) Subversion
3 11 (1.90%) Flash Builder
3 11 (1.90%) PHPUnit
4 9 (1.56%) JIRA
5 7 (1.21%) Selenium
6 6 (1.04%) Behat
6 6 (1.04%) Mercurial
6 6 (1.04%) Zend Studio
7 5 (0.87%) Bitbucket
7 5 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (0.69%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.52%) Hudson
10 2 (0.35%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.17%) Grunt
11 1 (0.17%) Phing
11 1 (0.17%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.17%) Bower
11 1 (0.17%) Xdebug
11 1 (0.17%) JUnit
General
1 59 (10.21%) Marketing
2 55 (9.52%) Finance
3 32 (5.54%) Retail
4 11 (1.90%) Financial Institution
5 9 (1.56%) Back Office
6 8 (1.38%) Legal
6 8 (1.38%) Advertising
6 8 (1.38%) Music Industry
7 4 (0.69%) Games
8 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 475 (82.18%) HTML
2 445 (76.99%) CSS
3 292 (50.52%) jQuery
4 164 (28.37%) HTML5
5 134 (23.18%) CSS3
6 107 (18.51%) Symfony
7 101 (17.47%) Ajax
8 71 (12.28%) CodeIgniter
9 63 (10.90%) Laravel
10 61 (10.55%) LAMP
11 49 (8.48%) SOAP
12 43 (7.44%) REST
13 41 (7.09%) XHTML
14 38 (6.57%) Zend Framework
15 37 (6.40%) CakePHP
15 37 (6.40%) AngularJS
16 33 (5.71%) Web Services
17 32 (5.54%) XML
18 31 (5.36%) Yii
19 25 (4.33%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 51 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 24 (4.15%) Open Source
3 22 (3.81%) Computer Science
4 16 (2.77%) User Experience
4 16 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (2.60%) Data Integration
6 10 (1.73%) Graphic Design
7 7 (1.21%) W3C
7 7 (1.21%) Photography
8 6 (1.04%) Data Structures
9 5 (0.87%) Mathematics
9 5 (0.87%) Blog
10 3 (0.52%) Social Media
10 3 (0.52%) Social Network
11 2 (0.35%) EPoS
11 2 (0.35%) Online Games
12 1 (0.17%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 172 (29.76%) Linux
2 13 (2.25%) Apple iOS
2 13 (2.25%) Android
3 7 (1.21%) UNIX
4 5 (0.87%) Windows
5 2 (0.35%) Debian
5 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (41.87%) OO
2 227 (39.27%) MVC
3 193 (33.39%) OOP
4 143 (24.74%) E-Commerce
5 128 (22.15%) OO PHP
6 88 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (6.75%) TDD
8 38 (6.57%) Web Development
9 29 (5.02%) Mobile Application Development
9 29 (5.02%) CRM
9 29 (5.02%) ERP
10 27 (4.67%) Unit Testing
11 26 (4.50%) Mentoring
12 23 (3.98%) SEO
13 20 (3.46%) Web Design
14 13 (2.25%) Scrum
15 12 (2.08%) Refactoring
15 12 (2.08%) Waterfall
16 10 (1.73%) Automated Testing
16 10 (1.73%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 578 (100.00%) PHP
2 420 (72.66%) JavaScript
3 116 (20.07%) SQL
4 101 (17.47%) PHP5
5 17 (2.94%) Python
5 17 (2.94%) Perl
6 12 (2.08%) C#
7 11 (1.90%) Java
8 7 (1.21%) Ruby
9 6 (1.04%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.52%) C
11 2 (0.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 56 (9.69%) Degree
2 2 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.35%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.35%) Webmin
1 2 (0.35%) Vagrant
1 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.35%) Puppet
2 1 (0.17%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 173 (29.93%) Zend
2 22 (3.81%) Adobe
3 15 (2.60%) Facebook
4 14 (2.42%) Twitter
5 8 (1.38%) Rackspace
6 7 (1.21%) Oracle
7 6 (1.04%) Google
7 6 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.87%) New Relic
9 3 (0.52%) Perforce
10 1 (0.17%) Sencha
10 1 (0.17%) F5
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