The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 70 73 74
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 252 260 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.51% 3.54% 3.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.68% 3.72% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 216 245 232
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £37,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6842 6993 6875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.24% 95.27% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 5863 6086
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
PHP Developer
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -26 126 £32,000 +1.58% 28
Cheshire +12 52 £35,000 +9.37% 8
Merseyside +23 51 £33,250 +7.25% 6
Lancashire +17 22 £30,000 +20.00% 4
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 626 (100.00%) PHP
2 524 (83.71%) MySQL
3 408 (65.18%) CSS
4 393 (62.78%) HTML
5 378 (60.38%) JavaScript
6 277 (44.25%) Zend
7 264 (42.17%) MVC
8 263 (42.01%) OO
9 259 (41.37%) jQuery
10 161 (25.72%) OO PHP
11 157 (25.08%) PHP5
12 154 (24.60%) E-Commerce
13 148 (23.64%) Linux
14 131 (20.93%) OOP
15 129 (20.61%) Symfony
16 128 (20.45%) SQL
17 121 (19.33%) Git (software)
18 114 (18.21%) Subversion
19 108 (17.25%) Magento
20 105 (16.77%) TDD
21 97 (15.50%) CMS
22 89 (14.22%) CodeIgniter
23 87 (13.90%) Zend Framework
23 87 (13.90%) HTML5
24 85 (13.58%) LAMP
25 84 (13.42%) Web Development
26 81 (12.94%) Marketing
26 81 (12.94%) Drupal
27 76 (12.14%) XML
28 75 (11.98%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 97 (15.50%) CMS
2 81 (12.94%) Drupal
3 49 (7.83%) Apache
4 22 (3.51%) WordPress
5 11 (1.76%) Node.js
5 11 (1.76%) Apache Solr
6 6 (0.96%) Joomla!
7 4 (0.64%) IIS
8 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.16%) nginx
8 1 (0.16%) Jetty
8 1 (0.16%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (3.67%) Photoshop
2 13 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 108 (17.25%) Magento
2 3 (0.48%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.32%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 43 (6.87%) HTTP
2 11 (1.76%) SSL
3 4 (0.64%) NFC
3 4 (0.64%) AMQP
4 2 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 524 (83.71%) MySQL
2 26 (4.15%) SQL Server
3 12 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 9 (1.44%) Big Data
5 6 (0.96%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.48%) Redis
7 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 121 (19.33%) Git (software)
2 114 (18.21%) Subversion
3 48 (7.67%) PHPUnit
4 15 (2.40%) Selenium
5 12 (1.92%) JIRA
6 10 (1.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 8 (1.28%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.32%) Phing
10 1 (0.16%) Maven
10 1 (0.16%) Log4j
10 1 (0.16%) Ant
10 1 (0.16%) JUnit
General
1 81 (12.94%) Marketing
2 23 (3.67%) Finance
3 21 (3.35%) Retail
4 19 (3.04%) Back Office
5 8 (1.28%) Games
6 6 (0.96%) Automotive
7 5 (0.80%) Music Industry
8 3 (0.48%) Advertising
9 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 408 (65.18%) CSS
2 393 (62.78%) HTML
3 259 (41.37%) jQuery
4 129 (20.61%) Symfony
5 89 (14.22%) CodeIgniter
6 87 (13.90%) Zend Framework
6 87 (13.90%) HTML5
7 85 (13.58%) LAMP
8 76 (12.14%) XML
9 75 (11.98%) Ajax
10 68 (10.86%) CSS3
11 55 (8.79%) XHTML
12 47 (7.51%) REST
13 46 (7.35%) CakePHP
14 42 (6.71%) Yii
15 41 (6.55%) JSON
16 34 (5.43%) Web Services
17 30 (4.79%) SOAP
18 18 (2.88%) EDI
19 17 (2.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.23%) Open Source
2 29 (4.63%) Visualisation
3 26 (4.15%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.19%) Mobile App
5 17 (2.72%) EPoS
5 17 (2.72%) W3C
6 13 (2.08%) Xbox
7 12 (1.92%) Mathematics
7 12 (1.92%) Social Media
8 11 (1.76%) Digital Media
9 7 (1.12%) Augmented Reality
10 3 (0.48%) FMCG
10 3 (0.48%) Statistics
11 2 (0.32%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.32%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.16%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.16%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.16%) Photography
12 1 (0.16%) Blog
12 1 (0.16%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 148 (23.64%) Linux
2 20 (3.19%) Apple iOS
3 15 (2.40%) UNIX
4 11 (1.76%) Android
5 4 (0.64%) Windows
6 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (42.17%) MVC
2 263 (42.01%) OO
3 161 (25.72%) OO PHP
4 154 (24.60%) E-Commerce
5 131 (20.93%) OOP
6 105 (16.77%) TDD
7 84 (13.42%) Web Development
8 59 (9.42%) Scrum
9 48 (7.67%) Unit Testing
10 39 (6.23%) Web Design
11 37 (5.91%) Automated Testing
12 34 (5.43%) B2B
13 31 (4.95%) Software Engineering
14 29 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (3.83%) UML
16 23 (3.67%) Digital Marketing
17 21 (3.35%) Project Management
18 18 (2.88%) SEO
18 18 (2.88%) ERP
19 17 (2.72%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 626 (100.00%) PHP
2 378 (60.38%) JavaScript
3 157 (25.08%) PHP5
4 128 (20.45%) SQL
5 32 (5.11%) C#
6 17 (2.72%) Java
7 14 (2.24%) Shell Script
7 14 (2.24%) Bash Shell
8 12 (1.92%) Perl
8 12 (1.92%) Ruby
9 9 (1.44%) C++
10 8 (1.28%) Python
11 5 (0.80%) PHP4
12 3 (0.48%) C
13 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.32%) XQuery
13 2 (0.32%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.32%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (4.63%) Degree
2 7 (1.12%) MySQL Certification
3 2 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.12%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.48%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 277 (44.25%) Zend
2 20 (3.19%) Adobe
3 15 (2.40%) Facebook
4 9 (1.44%) Google
5 6 (0.96%) Appcelerator
5 6 (0.96%) Twitter
6 4 (0.64%) Microsoft
6 4 (0.64%) Oracle
6 4 (0.64%) Sony
7 2 (0.32%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.16%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.16%) Percona
8 1 (0.16%) Apple
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