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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 56 43 66
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 304 373 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.13% 5.49% 3.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.37% 5.76% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 280 348 278
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
6950 6476 7701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.34% 95.35% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5973 5486 6807
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -16 190 £32,500 +8.33% 27
Lancashire +31 54 £30,000 - 2
Cheshire -32 31 £38,375 +9.64% 3
Merseyside -7 30 £35,000 +7.69% 5
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 558 (100.00%) PHP
2 460 (82.44%) HTML
3 440 (78.85%) CSS
4 436 (78.14%) MySQL
5 408 (73.12%) JavaScript
6 281 (50.36%) jQuery
7 222 (39.78%) OO
8 213 (38.17%) MVC
9 177 (31.72%) Zend
10 172 (30.82%) OOP
11 168 (30.11%) Linux
12 155 (27.78%) HTML5
13 144 (25.81%) E-Commerce
14 132 (23.66%) OO PHP
14 132 (23.66%) Magento
15 131 (23.48%) SQL
16 129 (23.12%) CSS3
16 129 (23.12%) WordPress
17 113 (20.25%) Git (software)
18 109 (19.53%) PHP5
19 100 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
20 97 (17.38%) Symfony
21 91 (16.31%) CMS
22 89 (15.95%) Ajax
23 76 (13.62%) CodeIgniter
24 74 (13.26%) Subversion
25 60 (10.75%) Laravel
26 58 (10.39%) LAMP
27 57 (10.22%) Degree
28 55 (9.86%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 129 (23.12%) WordPress
2 91 (16.31%) CMS
3 54 (9.68%) Apache
4 51 (9.14%) Drupal
5 17 (3.05%) Joomla!
6 13 (2.33%) Node.js
7 7 (1.25%) IIS
8 3 (0.54%) nginx
9 2 (0.36%) Facebook Platform
10 1 (0.18%) uWSGI
10 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 13 (2.33%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.72%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.18%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 132 (23.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.90%) GitHub
2 4 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.69%) Internet
2 13 (2.33%) SSH
2 13 (2.33%) SSL
2 13 (2.33%) Intranet
3 4 (0.72%) FTP
4 3 (0.54%) Wireless
5 1 (0.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 436 (78.14%) MySQL
2 45 (8.06%) SQL Server
3 13 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 8 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.08%) MongoDB
6 4 (0.72%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.18%) Redis
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 113 (20.25%) Git (software)
2 74 (13.26%) Subversion
3 11 (1.97%) Flash Builder
4 10 (1.79%) JIRA
5 8 (1.43%) PHPUnit
6 6 (1.08%) Zend Studio
7 5 (0.90%) Behat
7 5 (0.90%) Bitbucket
7 5 (0.90%) Selenium
8 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.36%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.36%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.18%) Hudson
9 1 (0.18%) Phing
9 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.18%) JUnit
9 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.18%) Maven
General
1 55 (9.86%) Marketing
2 37 (6.63%) Finance
3 24 (4.30%) Retail
4 9 (1.61%) Advertising
5 8 (1.43%) Legal
6 7 (1.25%) Back Office
6 7 (1.25%) Music Industry
7 4 (0.72%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.72%) Games
7 4 (0.72%) Banking
8 3 (0.54%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.18%) Automotive
9 1 (0.18%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 460 (82.44%) HTML
2 440 (78.85%) CSS
3 281 (50.36%) jQuery
4 155 (27.78%) HTML5
5 129 (23.12%) CSS3
6 97 (17.38%) Symfony
7 89 (15.95%) Ajax
8 76 (13.62%) CodeIgniter
9 60 (10.75%) Laravel
10 58 (10.39%) LAMP
11 52 (9.32%) SOAP
12 43 (7.71%) Zend Framework
13 42 (7.53%) XHTML
13 42 (7.53%) REST
14 37 (6.63%) Web Services
15 31 (5.56%) XML
16 29 (5.20%) AngularJS
17 26 (4.66%) Backbone.js
17 26 (4.66%) Yii
18 24 (4.30%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.32%) Mobile App
2 33 (5.91%) Open Source
3 25 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 16 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.15%) User Experience
6 12 (2.15%) Graphic Design
7 9 (1.61%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.25%) Photography
8 7 (1.25%) W3C
9 6 (1.08%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.08%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.90%) Blog
11 4 (0.72%) Online Banking
12 3 (0.54%) Social Media
13 2 (0.36%) iPhone
13 2 (0.36%) Telematics
13 2 (0.36%) Online Games
14 1 (0.18%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.18%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 168 (30.11%) Linux
2 16 (2.87%) Apple iOS
3 13 (2.33%) Android
4 8 (1.43%) UNIX
4 8 (1.43%) Windows
5 1 (0.18%) Debian
5 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (39.78%) OO
2 213 (38.17%) MVC
3 172 (30.82%) OOP
4 144 (25.81%) E-Commerce
5 132 (23.66%) OO PHP
6 100 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (5.73%) CRM
8 31 (5.56%) ERP
9 30 (5.38%) TDD
10 29 (5.20%) Mentoring
11 27 (4.84%) Mobile Application Development
12 26 (4.66%) Web Development
13 24 (4.30%) SEO
14 20 (3.58%) Unit Testing
15 16 (2.87%) Web Design
16 14 (2.51%) Waterfall
17 13 (2.33%) Email Marketing
18 11 (1.97%) Automated Testing
19 10 (1.79%) Digital Marketing
19 10 (1.79%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 558 (100.00%) PHP
2 408 (73.12%) JavaScript
3 131 (23.48%) SQL
4 109 (19.53%) PHP5
5 18 (3.23%) Perl
6 17 (3.05%) Python
7 12 (2.15%) Java
8 8 (1.43%) C#
9 7 (1.25%) C++
9 7 (1.25%) Ruby
10 6 (1.08%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (10.22%) Degree
2 4 (0.72%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (0.72%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (0.72%) Webmin
2 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 177 (31.72%) Zend
2 25 (4.48%) Adobe
3 16 (2.87%) Facebook
4 15 (2.69%) Twitter
5 10 (1.79%) Google
6 8 (1.43%) Rackspace
7 7 (1.25%) Oracle
8 5 (0.90%) New Relic
8 5 (0.90%) F5
9 3 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.36%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.36%) Intel
11 1 (0.18%) Sencha
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £39000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £38k + pkg
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £425000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago