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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 74 59 103
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 216 275 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.10% 3.76% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.28% 3.96% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 186 261 169
Average salary £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6594 6939 7170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.82% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5325 5948 6330
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -9 131 £31,500 +5.00% 22
Merseyside -9 43 £32,500 - 1
Cheshire -17 23 £32,500 +8.33% 7
Lancashire -3 15 £30,000 +29.03% 5
Cumbria - 4 £27,750 -
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 469 (100.00%) PHP
2 361 (76.97%) HTML
3 353 (75.27%) CSS
4 349 (74.41%) MySQL
5 336 (71.64%) JavaScript
6 190 (40.51%) OO
7 177 (37.74%) jQuery
8 165 (35.18%) MVC
9 150 (31.98%) Zend
10 141 (30.06%) OO PHP
11 135 (28.78%) Linux
12 123 (26.23%) E-Commerce
13 115 (24.52%) Magento
14 110 (23.45%) SQL
15 103 (21.96%) PHP5
16 95 (20.26%) CMS
17 93 (19.83%) HTML5
18 87 (18.55%) OOP
19 84 (17.91%) Symfony
20 76 (16.20%) Web Development
21 74 (15.78%) Subversion
22 73 (15.57%) Marketing
23 71 (15.14%) CodeIgniter
23 71 (15.14%) Git (software)
24 69 (14.71%) XHTML
25 67 (14.29%) XML
25 67 (14.29%) LAMP
26 62 (13.22%) CSS3
27 55 (11.73%) WordPress
28 46 (9.81%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 95 (20.26%) CMS
2 55 (11.73%) WordPress
3 46 (9.81%) Apache
4 27 (5.76%) Drupal
5 11 (2.35%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.07%) IIS
6 5 (1.07%) Node.js
6 5 (1.07%) Facebook Platform
7 2 (0.43%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.43%) nginx
8 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.21%) Jetty
8 1 (0.21%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 27 (5.76%) Photoshop
2 12 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 115 (24.52%) Magento
2 7 (1.49%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.85%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.77%) SSL
2 5 (1.07%) Internet
2 5 (1.07%) HTTP
3 3 (0.64%) SSH
3 3 (0.64%) NFC
4 2 (0.43%) FTP
4 2 (0.43%) Intranet
4 2 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.21%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.21%) WinSCP
5 1 (0.21%) OSPF
5 1 (0.21%) BGP
5 1 (0.21%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 349 (74.41%) MySQL
2 31 (6.61%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 74 (15.78%) Subversion
2 71 (15.14%) Git (software)
3 15 (3.20%) JIRA
4 10 (2.13%) Selenium
5 3 (0.64%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.43%) Phing
6 2 (0.43%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.43%) PhoneGap
6 2 (0.43%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.21%) Log4j
7 1 (0.21%) Maven
7 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.21%) Ant
7 1 (0.21%) JUnit
7 1 (0.21%) Dreamweaver
General
1 73 (15.57%) Marketing
2 21 (4.48%) Retail
3 18 (3.84%) Finance
4 11 (2.35%) Back Office
5 10 (2.13%) Banking
6 4 (0.85%) Games
6 4 (0.85%) Advertising
7 2 (0.43%) Automotive
7 2 (0.43%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.21%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 361 (76.97%) HTML
2 353 (75.27%) CSS
3 177 (37.74%) jQuery
4 93 (19.83%) HTML5
5 84 (17.91%) Symfony
6 71 (15.14%) CodeIgniter
7 69 (14.71%) XHTML
8 67 (14.29%) XML
8 67 (14.29%) LAMP
9 62 (13.22%) CSS3
10 45 (9.59%) JSON
11 40 (8.53%) Ajax
12 37 (7.89%) REST
13 30 (6.40%) Laravel
14 27 (5.76%) CakePHP
14 27 (5.76%) Zend Framework
14 27 (5.76%) SOAP
15 23 (4.90%) Yii
16 10 (2.13%) Web Services
16 10 (2.13%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.10%) Open Source
2 27 (5.76%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.84%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.77%) Xbox
5 12 (2.56%) W3C
6 10 (2.13%) Online Banking
7 9 (1.92%) Social Media
8 7 (1.49%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.49%) FMCG
9 6 (1.28%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.07%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.64%) iPhone
11 3 (0.64%) Statistics
12 2 (0.43%) Web 2.0
12 2 (0.43%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.21%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.21%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.21%) Blog
13 1 (0.21%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 135 (28.78%) Linux
2 18 (3.84%) Apple iOS
3 14 (2.99%) Android
3 14 (2.99%) UNIX
4 6 (1.28%) Windows
5 1 (0.21%) Solaris
5 1 (0.21%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (40.51%) OO
2 165 (35.18%) MVC
3 141 (30.06%) OO PHP
4 123 (26.23%) E-Commerce
5 87 (18.55%) OOP
6 76 (16.20%) Web Development
7 41 (8.74%) SEO
8 38 (8.10%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (7.89%) Web Design
10 31 (6.61%) TDD
11 29 (6.18%) Unit Testing
12 25 (5.33%) Automated Testing
13 20 (4.26%) Online Marketing
14 19 (4.05%) Project Management
14 19 (4.05%) ERP
15 17 (3.62%) Digital Marketing
16 14 (2.99%) Responsive Web Design
17 13 (2.77%) Analytics
18 12 (2.56%) Progressive Enhancement
18 12 (2.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 469 (100.00%) PHP
2 336 (71.64%) JavaScript
3 110 (23.45%) SQL
4 103 (21.96%) PHP5
5 27 (5.76%) C#
6 17 (3.62%) Perl
7 15 (3.20%) Java
8 12 (2.56%) Python
9 11 (2.35%) C++
9 11 (2.35%) Ruby
10 5 (1.07%) PHP4
11 3 (0.64%) PowerHouse
12 2 (0.43%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (8.32%) Degree
2 7 (1.49%) MySQL Certification
2 7 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.43%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 150 (31.98%) Zend
2 19 (4.05%) Adobe
3 18 (3.84%) Google
4 10 (2.13%) Twitter
4 10 (2.13%) Facebook
5 7 (1.49%) Oracle
6 4 (0.85%) Sony
7 3 (0.64%) Microsoft
7 3 (0.64%) Intel
7 3 (0.64%) F5
8 2 (0.43%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.21%) Percona
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