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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 59 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 246 248 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.80% 3.49% 3.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.99% 3.66% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 218 212 245
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +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
6172 6782 7061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.23% 95.53% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4915 5486 5934
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +28 162 £33,750 +5.46% 26
Cheshire -4 37 £30,000 -14.28% 15
Lancashire +3 23 £28,500 -5.00% 7
Merseyside -9 23 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Cumbria - 4 £21,500 -
PHP Developer
England

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 555 (100.00%) PHP
2 439 (79.10%) HTML
3 399 (71.89%) CSS
4 394 (70.99%) MySQL
5 385 (69.37%) JavaScript
6 265 (47.75%) jQuery
7 219 (39.46%) OO
8 213 (38.38%) MVC
9 195 (35.14%) OOP
10 165 (29.73%) Linux
11 150 (27.03%) Zend
12 142 (25.59%) HTML5
13 121 (21.80%) Symfony
14 117 (21.08%) Git (software)
15 106 (19.10%) OO PHP
15 106 (19.10%) E-Commerce
16 101 (18.20%) Magento
17 100 (18.02%) CSS3
18 91 (16.40%) Ajax
19 88 (15.86%) Finance
20 87 (15.68%) Laravel
21 84 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
22 76 (13.69%) WordPress
23 74 (13.33%) SQL
24 72 (12.97%) CMS
24 72 (12.97%) LAMP
25 70 (12.61%) Web Development
26 65 (11.71%) PHP5
27 64 (11.53%) CodeIgniter
28 61 (10.99%) AngularJS

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 76 (13.69%) WordPress
2 72 (12.97%) CMS
3 59 (10.63%) Apache
4 44 (7.93%) Drupal
5 17 (3.06%) Joomla!
6 13 (2.34%) Node.js
7 3 (0.54%) nginx
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.18%) Moodle
8 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.18%) uWSGI
Applications
1 15 (2.70%) Photoshop
2 13 (2.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 101 (18.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.08%) Google Analytics
2 6 (1.08%) GitHub
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.42%) Internet
2 15 (2.70%) Wireless
3 8 (1.44%) SSH
4 4 (0.72%) SSL
5 2 (0.36%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.18%) Intranet
6 1 (0.18%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 394 (70.99%) MySQL
2 34 (6.13%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.16%) Big Data
3 12 (2.16%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.62%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (0.90%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.54%) Redis
7 3 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 117 (21.08%) Git (software)
2 44 (7.93%) Subversion
3 12 (2.16%) PHPUnit
4 10 (1.80%) Jenkins
5 9 (1.62%) PhpStorm
6 8 (1.44%) Mercurial
6 8 (1.44%) Hudson
7 7 (1.26%) Grunt
7 7 (1.26%) JIRA
7 7 (1.26%) Selenium
7 7 (1.26%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.08%) Flash Builder
9 5 (0.90%) Zend Studio
9 5 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.18%) JUnit
11 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.18%) Maven
11 1 (0.18%) Behat
11 1 (0.18%) Phing
General
1 88 (15.86%) Finance
2 50 (9.01%) Marketing
3 31 (5.59%) Retail
4 16 (2.88%) Financial Institution
5 11 (1.98%) Advertising
6 7 (1.26%) Music Industry
7 6 (1.08%) Games
8 4 (0.72%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.72%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.54%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.18%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 439 (79.10%) HTML
2 399 (71.89%) CSS
3 265 (47.75%) jQuery
4 142 (25.59%) HTML5
5 121 (21.80%) Symfony
6 100 (18.02%) CSS3
7 91 (16.40%) Ajax
8 87 (15.68%) Laravel
9 72 (12.97%) LAMP
10 64 (11.53%) CodeIgniter
11 61 (10.99%) AngularJS
12 52 (9.37%) CakePHP
13 46 (8.29%) XHTML
14 40 (7.21%) SOAP
15 36 (6.49%) XML
16 32 (5.77%) Yii
17 31 (5.59%) REST
18 29 (5.23%) Web Services
19 25 (4.50%) Zend Framework
20 19 (3.42%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.23%) Mobile App
2 28 (5.05%) User Experience
3 19 (3.42%) W3C
4 15 (2.70%) Data Integration
5 12 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.26%) Social Media
8 6 (1.08%) Open Source
8 6 (1.08%) Photography
8 6 (1.08%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.72%) Video Editing
9 4 (0.72%) Animation
9 4 (0.72%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.54%) Social Network
11 2 (0.36%) EPoS
12 1 (0.18%) Derivative
12 1 (0.18%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.18%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 165 (29.73%) Linux
2 4 (0.72%) UNIX
3 3 (0.54%) Windows
4 2 (0.36%) Debian
4 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.18%) Android
5 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (39.46%) OO
2 213 (38.38%) MVC
3 195 (35.14%) OOP
4 106 (19.10%) E-Commerce
4 106 (19.10%) OO PHP
5 84 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (12.61%) Web Development
7 44 (7.93%) TDD
8 33 (5.95%) Web Design
9 30 (5.41%) Unit Testing
10 28 (5.05%) SEO
11 22 (3.96%) Scrum
12 20 (3.60%) Mobile Application Development
13 17 (3.06%) Analytics
14 16 (2.88%) ERP
15 15 (2.70%) Risk Management
15 15 (2.70%) Customer Engagement
16 14 (2.52%) Content Management
17 13 (2.34%) Digital Marketing
17 13 (2.34%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 555 (100.00%) PHP
2 385 (69.37%) JavaScript
3 74 (13.33%) SQL
4 65 (11.71%) PHP5
5 12 (2.16%) C#
6 11 (1.98%) Perl
7 10 (1.80%) Java
8 9 (1.62%) Python
9 8 (1.44%) C
10 4 (0.72%) Ruby
11 3 (0.54%) C++
12 2 (0.36%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (6.13%) Degree
2 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.34%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (0.90%) Vagrant
1 5 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.18%) Ansible
2 1 (0.18%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 150 (27.03%) Zend
2 24 (4.32%) Salesforce.com
3 21 (3.78%) Adobe
4 12 (2.16%) Facebook
5 11 (1.98%) Perforce
6 10 (1.80%) Google
7 9 (1.62%) Oracle
8 8 (1.44%) Twitter
9 3 (0.54%) Rackspace
9 3 (0.54%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.36%) Apple
11 1 (0.18%) Sencha
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + beneftis
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Novus digital recruitment limited
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum + benefits, holidays & more
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent package available
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Boohoo.com
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
C&M Travel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Novus digital recruitment limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits, holidays & more
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Novus digital recruitment limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + benefits, holidays & more
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Novus digital recruitment limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus benefits/holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Novus digital recruitment limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago