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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 196 170 185
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 65 75 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.88% 1.09% 0.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.61% 1.85% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 57 73 64
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £37,850
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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
4040 4058 4344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 54.53% 59.19% 59.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3394 3611 3892
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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 +1 36 £32,500 +8.33% 9
Cheshire -8 16 £29,000 +5.45% 2
Lancashire -1 7 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Merseyside -6 4 - - 1
Cumbria - 2 £30,500 -
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 122 (100.00%) PHP
2 98 (80.33%) HTML
2 98 (80.33%) CSS
3 95 (77.87%) MySQL
4 85 (69.67%) JavaScript
5 72 (59.02%) OO
6 56 (45.90%) OO PHP
7 50 (40.98%) Zend
7 50 (40.98%) Magento
8 48 (39.34%) Linux
9 46 (37.70%) jQuery
10 39 (31.97%) Git (software)
10 39 (31.97%) Subversion
11 37 (30.33%) CMS
11 37 (30.33%) E-Commerce
11 37 (30.33%) HTML5
12 35 (28.69%) XHTML
12 35 (28.69%) LAMP
13 34 (27.87%) MVC
13 34 (27.87%) OOP
13 34 (27.87%) Marketing
14 32 (26.23%) CSS3
15 30 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (21.31%) SQL
16 26 (21.31%) Symfony
17 23 (18.85%) Web Design
18 18 (14.75%) XML
18 18 (14.75%) WordPress
18 18 (14.75%) REST
19 17 (13.93%) JSON

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 37 (30.33%) CMS
2 18 (14.75%) WordPress
3 5 (4.10%) Drupal
3 5 (4.10%) Apache
4 2 (1.64%) Node.js
4 2 (1.64%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.82%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 50 (40.98%) Magento
2 5 (4.10%) Sage 200
2 5 (4.10%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (77.87%) MySQL
2 7 (5.74%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (31.97%) Subversion
1 39 (31.97%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.92%) JIRA
3 4 (3.28%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.82%) Phing
General
1 34 (27.87%) Marketing
2 8 (6.56%) Finance
2 8 (6.56%) Retail
3 7 (5.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 121 (99.18%) Developer
2 100 (81.97%) PHP Developer
3 26 (21.31%) Web Developer
4 19 (15.57%) PHP Web Developer
5 17 (13.93%) Senior Developer
5 17 (13.93%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 16 (13.11%) Senior PHP Developer
7 10 (8.20%) Front-End Developer
8 9 (7.38%) MySQL Developer
9 8 (6.56%) Senior PHP Web Developer
9 8 (6.56%) Senior Web Developer
9 8 (6.56%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.92%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.92%) .NET Software Developer
11 5 (4.10%) UI Programmer
11 5 (4.10%) Magento Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 5 (4.10%) UI Developer
12 4 (3.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (3.28%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (80.33%) HTML
1 98 (80.33%) CSS
2 46 (37.70%) jQuery
3 37 (30.33%) HTML5
4 35 (28.69%) XHTML
4 35 (28.69%) LAMP
5 32 (26.23%) CSS3
6 26 (21.31%) Symfony
7 18 (14.75%) XML
7 18 (14.75%) REST
8 17 (13.93%) JSON
9 14 (11.48%) Zend Framework
9 14 (11.48%) Ajax
10 13 (10.66%) Laravel
11 12 (9.84%) CodeIgniter
11 12 (9.84%) CakePHP
12 11 (9.02%) .NET
13 9 (7.38%) DHTML
14 7 (5.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (4.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.11%) Mobile App
2 15 (12.30%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.64%) User Experience
4 2 (1.64%) Open Source
4 2 (1.64%) W3C
4 2 (1.64%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 48 (39.34%) Linux
2 5 (4.10%) Android
2 5 (4.10%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (59.02%) OO
2 56 (45.90%) OO PHP
3 37 (30.33%) E-Commerce
4 34 (27.87%) OOP
4 34 (27.87%) MVC
5 30 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (18.85%) Web Design
7 9 (7.38%) Web Accessibility
7 9 (7.38%) Online Marketing
8 8 (6.56%) Mentoring
8 8 (6.56%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (5.74%) SEO
10 5 (4.10%) Scrum
10 5 (4.10%) TDD
10 5 (4.10%) Software Testing
10 5 (4.10%) Automated Testing
10 5 (4.10%) Analytics
10 5 (4.10%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (2.46%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (2.46%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 122 (100.00%) PHP
2 85 (69.67%) JavaScript
3 26 (21.31%) SQL
4 15 (12.30%) C#
5 14 (11.48%) Perl
6 10 (8.20%) PHP4
7 8 (6.56%) Java
8 5 (4.10%) Python
8 5 (4.10%) Ruby
9 3 (2.46%) PowerHouse
10 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.82%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (13.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 50 (40.98%) Zend
2 5 (4.10%) Sage
2 5 (4.10%) Google
3 1 (0.82%) Percona
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £24000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Burnley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago