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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 78 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 186 351 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.28% 4.97% 6.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.42% 5.14% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 160 312 384
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
5438 6824 6306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.98% 96.56% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4555 5782 5290
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -8 135 £35,000 +2.94% 36
Cheshire -4 31 £34,000 -6.20% 13
Lancashire -18 7 £30,000 +9.09% 7
Merseyside -36 7 £33,500 -10.66% 11
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 379 (100.00%) PHP
2 289 (76.25%) HTML
3 285 (75.20%) CSS
4 270 (71.24%) MySQL
5 266 (70.18%) JavaScript
6 216 (56.99%) jQuery
7 161 (42.48%) Git (software)
8 135 (35.62%) HTML5
9 128 (33.77%) WordPress
10 125 (32.98%) OO
11 114 (30.08%) Linux
12 111 (29.29%) CSS3
13 106 (27.97%) XML
14 89 (23.48%) Zend
15 87 (22.96%) OOP
15 87 (22.96%) LAMP
16 85 (22.43%) Magento
17 73 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
17 73 (19.26%) MVC
18 71 (18.73%) Symfony
19 69 (18.21%) Sass
20 67 (17.68%) Laravel
21 65 (17.15%) E-Commerce
22 63 (16.62%) CMS
23 62 (16.36%) Web Development
24 59 (15.57%) Relational Database
24 59 (15.57%) Ajax
24 59 (15.57%) Subversion
25 56 (14.78%) Front End Development
26 50 (13.19%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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
1 128 (33.77%) WordPress
2 63 (16.62%) CMS
3 50 (13.19%) Apache
4 43 (11.35%) Drupal
5 32 (8.44%) Node.js
6 10 (2.64%) Moodle
7 9 (2.37%) IIS
8 6 (1.58%) Joomla!
8 6 (1.58%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.53%) Confluence
9 2 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.53%) nginx
9 2 (0.53%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (2.90%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 85 (22.43%) Magento
2 6 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.06%) OpenCart
4 2 (0.53%) osCommerce
4 2 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.64%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (2.64%) GitHub
3 9 (2.37%) SaaS
4 7 (1.85%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.06%) AdWords
7 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.49%) SSH
2 15 (3.96%) PuTTY
3 9 (2.37%) Internet
4 4 (1.06%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.06%) Intranet
5 2 (0.53%) SSL
6 1 (0.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (71.24%) MySQL
2 59 (15.57%) Relational Database
3 24 (6.33%) SQL Server
4 22 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (3.17%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.85%) Big Data
7 6 (1.58%) Redis
7 6 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 161 (42.48%) Git (software)
2 59 (15.57%) Subversion
3 47 (12.40%) Grunt
4 24 (6.33%) Mercurial
5 22 (5.80%) PhpStorm
6 13 (3.43%) Visual Studio
7 10 (2.64%) PHPUnit
8 7 (1.85%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.85%) Vagrant
9 6 (1.58%) gulp
10 4 (1.06%) JIRA
11 2 (0.53%) Bower
11 2 (0.53%) Redmine
12 1 (0.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 1 (0.26%) Dreamweaver
General
1 31 (8.18%) Marketing
2 30 (7.92%) Finance
3 7 (1.85%) Retail
4 6 (1.58%) Back Office
5 5 (1.32%) Publishing
6 4 (1.06%) Advertising
6 4 (1.06%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.06%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.53%) Banking
7 2 (0.53%) Games
7 2 (0.53%) Legal
7 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (76.25%) HTML
2 285 (75.20%) CSS
3 216 (56.99%) jQuery
4 135 (35.62%) HTML5
5 111 (29.29%) CSS3
6 106 (27.97%) XML
7 87 (22.96%) LAMP
8 71 (18.73%) Symfony
9 69 (18.21%) Sass
10 67 (17.68%) Laravel
11 59 (15.57%) Ajax
12 48 (12.66%) JSON
13 45 (11.87%) AngularJS
14 35 (9.23%) SOAP
14 35 (9.23%) Web Services
15 29 (7.65%) REST
15 29 (7.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 25 (6.60%) Zend Framework
17 23 (6.07%) .NET
17 23 (6.07%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.22%) Mobile App
2 16 (4.22%) User Experience
3 10 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.37%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.11%) e-Learning
6 7 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 7 (1.85%) Social Media
7 6 (1.58%) iPad
8 5 (1.32%) Animation
9 4 (1.06%) Video Editing
10 3 (0.79%) VLE
11 2 (0.53%) Statistics
11 2 (0.53%) Streaming Media
12 1 (0.26%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.26%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.26%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.26%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.26%) Mobile Games
12 1 (0.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 114 (30.08%) Linux
2 16 (4.22%) Unix
3 11 (2.90%) Android
3 11 (2.90%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.85%) Windows
5 5 (1.32%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (32.98%) OO
2 87 (22.96%) OOP
3 73 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (19.26%) MVC
4 65 (17.15%) E-Commerce
5 62 (16.36%) Web Development
6 56 (14.78%) Front End Development
7 43 (11.35%) OO PHP
8 32 (8.44%) Responsive Web Design
9 31 (8.18%) SEO
10 28 (7.39%) Scrum
11 26 (6.86%) Web Design
12 22 (5.80%) Project Management
13 19 (5.01%) Line Management
13 19 (5.01%) OOA/OOD
14 17 (4.49%) Analytics
14 17 (4.49%) Project Planning
14 17 (4.49%) TDD
15 15 (3.96%) Web Application Development
16 14 (3.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 379 (100.00%) PHP
2 266 (70.18%) JavaScript
3 29 (7.65%) PHP 5
3 29 (7.65%) SQL
4 14 (3.69%) Java
5 12 (3.17%) C#
6 11 (2.90%) Ruby
7 9 (2.37%) C
8 7 (1.85%) ES6
9 5 (1.32%) CoffeeScript
9 5 (1.32%) Python
10 4 (1.06%) XQuery
11 3 (0.79%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.79%) C++
11 3 (0.79%) Perl
12 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (3.17%) Degree
2 1 (0.26%) HND
System Software
1 5 (1.32%) Docker
2 2 (0.53%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.53%) cPanel
2 2 (0.53%) logstash
Vendors
1 89 (23.48%) Zend
2 30 (7.92%) Google
3 21 (5.54%) Twitter
4 14 (3.69%) Perforce
5 13 (3.43%) Adobe
6 12 (3.17%) Microsoft
7 11 (2.90%) Facebook
8 8 (2.11%) Sencha
9 3 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.53%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.53%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.26%) Appcelerator
11 1 (0.26%) Apple
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle
11 1 (0.26%) PayPal
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