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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 230 207 173
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -34
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 17 39 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.54% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 1.00% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 33 71
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
3333 3916 4224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.20% 54.62% 58.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2830 3294 3749
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -8 9 £30,000 -4.76% 5
Merseyside +7 5 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Cheshire -5 2 £35,000 - 2
Lancashire - 1 £37,500 - 2
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 39 (100.00%) PHP
2 30 (76.92%) HTML
2 30 (76.92%) CSS
3 25 (64.10%) MySQL
4 24 (61.54%) JavaScript
5 20 (51.28%) jQuery
6 17 (43.59%) OO
6 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (41.03%) OOP
8 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
8 14 (35.90%) HTML5
9 12 (30.77%) CSS3
10 11 (28.21%) Laravel
10 11 (28.21%) SQL
10 11 (28.21%) Linux
10 11 (28.21%) MVC
11 10 (25.64%) CMS
11 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
12 8 (20.51%) Finance
12 8 (20.51%) Scrum
13 7 (17.95%) Degree
13 7 (17.95%) WordPress
13 7 (17.95%) PhpStorm
14 6 (15.38%) GitHub
14 6 (15.38%) Node.js
14 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
14 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
14 6 (15.38%) Zend
14 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
14 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 10 (25.64%) CMS
2 7 (17.95%) WordPress
3 6 (15.38%) Node.js
4 5 (12.82%) Drupal
5 1 (2.56%) Apache
5 1 (2.56%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Photoshop
2 4 (10.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) GitHub
2 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (64.10%) MySQL
2 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.95%) PhpStorm
3 5 (12.82%) Subversion
4 3 (7.69%) JIRA
5 2 (5.13%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 5 (12.82%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (76.92%) PHP Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Web Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Junior
3 5 (12.82%) Junior PHP Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Junior Developer
4 3 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (2.56%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (76.92%) HTML
1 30 (76.92%) CSS
2 20 (51.28%) jQuery
3 14 (35.90%) HTML5
4 12 (30.77%) CSS3
5 11 (28.21%) Laravel
6 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
7 5 (12.82%) RESTful
7 5 (12.82%) XML
8 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 3 (7.69%) Web Services
8 3 (7.69%) .NET
8 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
8 3 (7.69%) Symfony
8 3 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (7.69%) CakePHP
9 2 (5.13%) REST
9 2 (5.13%) LAMP
9 2 (5.13%) Ajax
9 2 (5.13%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) W3C
4 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) OO
1 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) OOP
3 11 (28.21%) MVC
4 8 (20.51%) Scrum
5 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (12.82%) API Development
6 5 (12.82%) API Design
7 4 (10.26%) SEO
8 3 (7.69%) Web Development
9 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.13%) B2B
9 2 (5.13%) UML
9 2 (5.13%) Open Source
9 2 (5.13%) OO PHP
10 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.56%) Coaching
10 1 (2.56%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.21%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) C#
5 2 (5.13%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) Perl
5 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Zend
2 4 (10.26%) Adobe
3 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
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