The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 208 143 178
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +35
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 34 99 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 1.50% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% 2.57% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 34 86 76
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
PHP5
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
3395 3852 4243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.21% 58.52% 59.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2963 3335 3698
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PHP5
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the North West region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in the North West

PHP5
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP5 across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in the North West

PHP5
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 PHP5 within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Cheshire -13 16 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Manchester -58 11 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Lancashire -4 3 £40,000 +60.00%
Merseyside -4 3 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Cumbria - 1 £28,500 -
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing PHP5 also 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 that cited PHP5.

1 106 (100.00%) PHP
2 87 (82.08%) HTML
2 87 (82.08%) CSS
3 81 (76.42%) MySQL
4 75 (70.75%) JavaScript
5 52 (49.06%) OO
5 52 (49.06%) Git (software)
6 49 (46.23%) HTML5
6 49 (46.23%) MVC
7 48 (45.28%) CSS3
8 47 (44.34%) jQuery
8 47 (44.34%) Linux
9 41 (38.68%) OOP
10 38 (35.85%) Zend
11 35 (33.02%) Subversion
12 34 (32.08%) CMS
12 34 (32.08%) E-Commerce
13 33 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
14 32 (30.19%) SQL
14 32 (30.19%) OO PHP
15 31 (29.25%) Mobile App
15 31 (29.25%) WordPress
16 29 (27.36%) LAMP
17 25 (23.58%) Symfony
18 24 (22.64%) Mobile Application Development
18 24 (22.64%) SQL Server
19 22 (20.75%) Magento
20 21 (19.81%) Degree
21 19 (17.92%) Zend Framework
22 18 (16.98%) JIRA

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing PHP5 also 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 that cited PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (32.08%) CMS
2 31 (29.25%) WordPress
3 7 (6.60%) Apache
3 7 (6.60%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.89%) IIS
5 1 (0.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Photoshop
1 7 (6.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 22 (20.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) GitHub
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.60%) SSH
2 2 (1.89%) Internet
3 1 (0.94%) Extranet
3 1 (0.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (76.42%) MySQL
2 24 (22.64%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.83%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (49.06%) Git (software)
2 35 (33.02%) Subversion
3 18 (16.98%) JIRA
4 2 (1.89%) PhpStorm
5 1 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (10.38%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.49%) Marketing
3 7 (6.60%) Advertising
4 6 (5.66%) Retail
4 6 (5.66%) Finance
5 2 (1.89%) Games
6 1 (0.94%) Back Office
6 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 106 (100.00%) Developer
2 92 (86.79%) PHP Developer
3 28 (26.42%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 17 (16.04%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
5 14 (13.21%) Senior Developer
5 14 (13.21%) Senior PHP Developer
6 13 (12.26%) Web Developer
7 12 (11.32%) Junior PHP Developer
7 12 (11.32%) Software Developer
7 12 (11.32%) Junior
7 12 (11.32%) Junior Developer
8 11 (10.38%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (10.38%) .NET Developer
8 11 (10.38%) C# Developer
8 11 (10.38%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (10.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (10.38%) .NET Software Developer
8 11 (10.38%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (5.66%) PHP Web Developer
10 5 (4.72%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (82.08%) HTML
1 87 (82.08%) CSS
2 49 (46.23%) HTML5
3 48 (45.28%) CSS3
4 47 (44.34%) jQuery
5 29 (27.36%) LAMP
6 25 (23.58%) Symfony
7 19 (17.92%) Zend Framework
8 16 (15.09%) Laravel
9 15 (14.15%) Ajax
9 15 (14.15%) AngularJS
10 14 (13.21%) CodeIgniter
10 14 (13.21%) XHTML
11 12 (11.32%) Backbone.js
12 11 (10.38%) ASP.NET
12 11 (10.38%) .NET
12 11 (10.38%) .NET Framework
13 7 (6.60%) DHTML
13 7 (6.60%) Yii
14 5 (4.72%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (29.25%) Mobile App
2 11 (10.38%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.60%) Photography
3 7 (6.60%) User Experience
4 2 (1.89%) Open Source
4 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.94%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 47 (44.34%) Linux
2 6 (5.66%) UNIX
3 5 (4.72%) Android
3 5 (4.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (49.06%) OO
2 49 (46.23%) MVC
3 41 (38.68%) OOP
4 34 (32.08%) E-Commerce
5 33 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (30.19%) OO PHP
7 24 (22.64%) Mobile Application Development
8 13 (12.26%) Mentoring
9 10 (9.43%) Scrum
10 8 (7.55%) Time Management
10 8 (7.55%) Web Design
11 7 (6.60%) Migration
11 7 (6.60%) Web Accessibility
12 5 (4.72%) Service Delivery
12 5 (4.72%) Project Management
12 5 (4.72%) Android Development
12 5 (4.72%) iOS Development
13 4 (3.77%) Automation Testing
14 3 (2.83%) Coaching
14 3 (2.83%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 106 (100.00%) PHP
2 75 (70.75%) JavaScript
3 32 (30.19%) SQL
4 18 (16.98%) C#
5 14 (13.21%) Perl
6 7 (6.60%) Java
6 7 (6.60%) Python
6 7 (6.60%) Ruby
7 6 (5.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (19.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 38 (35.85%) Zend
2 7 (6.60%) Adobe
Hyde, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £25000.00 - £55000 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
PayBreak Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum Up to 10% bonus (based on meeting ob
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago