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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 93 78 59
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 188 220 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.86% 3.09% 3.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 3.26% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 172 191 264
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £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
6257 6755 6934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.29% 94.91% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5100 5470 5930
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -3 119 £32,500 +4.83% 23
Merseyside -6 24 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Lancashire -1 23 £29,000 -3.33% 7
Cheshire 0 22 £30,000 - 15
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 435 (100.00%) PHP
2 342 (78.62%) HTML
3 309 (71.03%) CSS
4 305 (70.11%) MySQL
5 299 (68.74%) JavaScript
6 200 (45.98%) jQuery
7 155 (35.63%) OO
8 147 (33.79%) MVC
9 137 (31.49%) OOP
10 130 (29.89%) Linux
11 115 (26.44%) Zend
12 99 (22.76%) WordPress
13 98 (22.53%) Symfony
14 94 (21.61%) Git (software)
15 92 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
16 85 (19.54%) Web Development
17 83 (19.08%) Magento
18 77 (17.70%) Laravel
19 75 (17.24%) HTML5
20 70 (16.09%) OO PHP
21 66 (15.17%) Finance
21 66 (15.17%) E-Commerce
22 65 (14.94%) LAMP
23 60 (13.79%) Apache
24 58 (13.33%) Ajax
25 57 (13.10%) AngularJS
26 56 (12.87%) CSS3
27 55 (12.64%) CMS
28 50 (11.49%) Marketing
29 45 (10.34%) User Experience

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 99 (22.76%) WordPress
2 60 (13.79%) Apache
3 55 (12.64%) CMS
4 33 (7.59%) Drupal
5 17 (3.91%) Node.js
6 9 (2.07%) nginx
7 8 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.84%) Joomla!
8 5 (1.15%) concrete5
9 4 (0.92%) SilverStripe
10 2 (0.46%) Moodle
11 1 (0.23%) IIS
11 1 (0.23%) Confluence
11 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (2.30%) Photoshop
1 10 (2.30%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (1.15%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 83 (19.08%) Magento
2 4 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.84%) GitHub
1 8 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.61%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.14%) Internet
2 7 (1.61%) SSL
2 7 (1.61%) SSH
3 5 (1.15%) Wireless
4 4 (0.92%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.69%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (0.46%) SMS
7 1 (0.23%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (70.11%) MySQL
2 25 (5.75%) Relational Database
3 22 (5.06%) SQL Server
4 20 (4.60%) Big Data
5 17 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (2.99%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.46%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 94 (21.61%) Git (software)
2 24 (5.52%) Subversion
3 18 (4.14%) PHPUnit
4 15 (3.45%) Grunt
5 11 (2.53%) PhpStorm
6 9 (2.07%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.38%) Hudson
7 6 (1.38%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.38%) Selenium
8 3 (0.69%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.46%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.23%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.23%) JIRA
10 1 (0.23%) Zend Studio
10 1 (0.23%) Phing
10 1 (0.23%) Redmine
10 1 (0.23%) Behat
General
1 66 (15.17%) Finance
2 50 (11.49%) Marketing
3 12 (2.76%) Retail
4 9 (2.07%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.61%) Games
6 6 (1.38%) Music Industry
6 6 (1.38%) Advertising
6 6 (1.38%) Back Office
7 5 (1.15%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.15%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.46%) Banking
8 2 (0.46%) Automotive
9 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (78.62%) HTML
2 309 (71.03%) CSS
3 200 (45.98%) jQuery
4 98 (22.53%) Symfony
5 77 (17.70%) Laravel
6 75 (17.24%) HTML5
7 65 (14.94%) LAMP
8 58 (13.33%) Ajax
9 57 (13.10%) AngularJS
10 56 (12.87%) CSS3
11 44 (10.11%) CakePHP
12 41 (9.43%) XML
13 39 (8.97%) CodeIgniter
14 37 (8.51%) Yii
15 36 (8.28%) XHTML
16 32 (7.36%) REST
17 29 (6.67%) Web Services
18 24 (5.52%) Sass
19 20 (4.60%) SOAP
19 20 (4.60%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.34%) User Experience
2 16 (3.68%) W3C
3 12 (2.76%) Social Media
4 10 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.84%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.38%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.38%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.15%) Animation
7 5 (1.15%) Video Editing
8 3 (0.69%) New Media
9 2 (0.46%) Replication
10 1 (0.23%) EPoS
10 1 (0.23%) NHS
10 1 (0.23%) Derivative
10 1 (0.23%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.23%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.23%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 130 (29.89%) Linux
2 11 (2.53%) Windows
3 6 (1.38%) CentOS
3 6 (1.38%) Ubuntu
4 5 (1.15%) Mac OS X
4 5 (1.15%) Android
4 5 (1.15%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.69%) UNIX
6 2 (0.46%) openSUSE
7 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (35.63%) OO
2 147 (33.79%) MVC
3 137 (31.49%) OOP
4 92 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (19.54%) Web Development
6 70 (16.09%) OO PHP
7 66 (15.17%) E-Commerce
8 39 (8.97%) TDD
9 33 (7.59%) Scrum
10 29 (6.67%) SEO
11 26 (5.98%) Analytics
12 25 (5.75%) Unit Testing
13 23 (5.29%) Web Design
14 19 (4.37%) Content Management
15 18 (4.14%) Digital Marketing
16 17 (3.91%) Pay per click
17 15 (3.45%) SDLC
18 14 (3.22%) Web Marketing
19 12 (2.76%) API Development
19 12 (2.76%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 435 (100.00%) PHP
2 299 (68.74%) JavaScript
3 44 (10.11%) SQL
4 34 (7.82%) PHP5
5 15 (3.45%) Perl
6 14 (3.22%) Java
7 9 (2.07%) C
8 8 (1.84%) C#
9 7 (1.61%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.15%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.15%) Python
10 5 (1.15%) Ruby
11 4 (0.92%) C++
11 4 (0.92%) XQuery
12 1 (0.23%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 25 (5.75%) Degree
2 1 (0.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.15%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.23%) logstash
Vendors
1 115 (26.44%) Zend
2 21 (4.83%) Salesforce.com
3 20 (4.60%) Perforce
4 12 (2.76%) Adobe
5 11 (2.53%) Google
6 5 (1.15%) Oracle
6 5 (1.15%) Twitter
7 4 (0.92%) Facebook
7 4 (0.92%) Red Hat
7 4 (0.92%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.46%) Apple
9 1 (0.23%) Sony
9 1 (0.23%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.23%) SaltStack
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