The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 224 250 244
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 19 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.16% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 0.33% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 24
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £35,000 £34,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
PHP 5
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3253 3365 4047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 54.05% 50.37% 54.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2832 2888 3361
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP 5 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PHP 5
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the North West region.

PHP 5 Salary Trend in the North West

PHP 5
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

PHP 5 Salary Histogram in the North West

PHP 5
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP 5 within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +26 11 £35,000 - 1
Manchester +15 5 £46,000 +41.53% 2
Merseyside -10 3 £35,000 +40.00% 1
PHP 5
England

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing PHP 5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 30 (100.00%) PHP
1 30 (100.00%) MySQL
2 23 (76.67%) Git (software)
3 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (60.00%) HTML
4 18 (60.00%) CSS
5 17 (56.67%) JavaScript
6 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
7 13 (43.33%) OO
7 13 (43.33%) Subversion
8 12 (40.00%) Linux
8 12 (40.00%) OOP
8 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
8 12 (40.00%) .NET
9 10 (33.33%) Symfony
10 9 (30.00%) jQuery
10 9 (30.00%) Magento
10 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
10 9 (30.00%) JIRA
10 9 (30.00%) MVC
10 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
10 9 (30.00%) C#
11 8 (26.67%) iPad
11 8 (26.67%) Zend
12 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
12 7 (23.33%) Laravel
13 6 (20.00%) Scrum
13 6 (20.00%) SQL
13 6 (20.00%) Apache
13 6 (20.00%) WordPress

PHP 5
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) Apache
1 6 (20.00%) WordPress
2 4 (13.33%) Drupal
3 3 (10.00%) CMS
3 3 (10.00%) ColdFusion
3 3 (10.00%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) MySQL
2 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (76.67%) Git (software)
2 13 (43.33%) Subversion
3 9 (30.00%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Xdebug
General
1 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (63.33%) PHP Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 9 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 9 (30.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (30.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 9 (30.00%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) PHP Zend Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) CSS
1 18 (60.00%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) .NET
2 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (33.33%) Symfony
4 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 9 (30.00%) jQuery
5 7 (23.33%) Laravel
6 5 (16.67%) Behat
6 5 (16.67%) LAMP
6 5 (16.67%) XML
7 4 (13.33%) HTML5
8 3 (10.00%) REST
8 3 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (10.00%) SOAP
8 3 (10.00%) Web Services
8 3 (10.00%) Yii
8 3 (10.00%) Zend Framework
9 2 (6.67%) XHTML
10 1 (3.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) iPad
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) OO
3 12 (40.00%) OOP
4 9 (30.00%) MVC
5 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
6 6 (20.00%) Scrum
7 5 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (16.67%) OO PHP
7 5 (16.67%) Web Development
8 3 (10.00%) Open Source
8 3 (10.00%) Refactoring
8 3 (10.00%) SEO
9 1 (3.33%) Information Management
9 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) PHP
2 17 (56.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) C#
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Zend
2 3 (10.00%) Facebook
2 3 (10.00%) Twitter
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