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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 195 170 168
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 65 74 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.87% 1.10% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.60% 1.80% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 61 68 81
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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
4054 4108 4324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.97% 60.97% 59.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3456 3611 3853
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 £46,500 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -21 34 £34,000 +13.33% 11
Cheshire -9 18 £29,000 +5.45% 3
Lancashire +2 12 £30,000 +20.00% 4
Cumbria - 1 £30,500 -
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 117 (100.00%) PHP
2 95 (81.20%) HTML
3 94 (80.34%) CSS
4 93 (79.49%) MySQL
5 75 (64.10%) JavaScript
6 63 (53.85%) OO
7 53 (45.30%) Zend
8 48 (41.03%) Magento
9 47 (40.17%) jQuery
10 43 (36.75%) OO PHP
10 43 (36.75%) Linux
11 41 (35.04%) HTML5
12 39 (33.33%) OOP
13 38 (32.48%) E-Commerce
13 38 (32.48%) SQL
14 36 (30.77%) MVC
14 36 (30.77%) CSS3
15 32 (27.35%) Subversion
16 30 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
17 29 (24.79%) Git (software)
18 28 (23.93%) CMS
19 27 (23.08%) LAMP
19 27 (23.08%) Symfony
20 25 (21.37%) Marketing
21 24 (20.51%) WordPress
21 24 (20.51%) Mobile App
21 24 (20.51%) XHTML
22 20 (17.09%) Degree
23 18 (15.38%) Computer Science
23 18 (15.38%) Ajax

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 28 (23.93%) CMS
2 24 (20.51%) WordPress
3 8 (6.84%) Apache
4 3 (2.56%) Drupal
5 2 (1.71%) IIS
5 2 (1.71%) Node.js
5 2 (1.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 48 (41.03%) Magento
2 5 (4.27%) Sage 200
2 5 (4.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (79.49%) MySQL
2 10 (8.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (27.35%) Subversion
2 29 (24.79%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.13%) JIRA
4 4 (3.42%) Mercurial
General
1 25 (21.37%) Marketing
2 8 (6.84%) Finance
3 7 (5.98%) Retail
4 6 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 116 (99.15%) Developer
2 96 (82.05%) PHP Developer
3 24 (20.51%) Web Developer
4 16 (13.68%) Senior Developer
4 16 (13.68%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 15 (12.82%) Senior PHP Developer
6 14 (11.97%) PHP Web Developer
7 10 (8.55%) Front-End Developer
8 9 (7.69%) Software Developer
9 8 (6.84%) Senior Web Developer
9 8 (6.84%) Senior PHP Web Developer
10 7 (5.98%) MySQL Developer
10 7 (5.98%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 6 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
11 6 (5.13%) .NET Developer
12 5 (4.27%) UI Programmer
12 5 (4.27%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 5 (4.27%) UI Developer
12 5 (4.27%) LAMP Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (81.20%) HTML
2 94 (80.34%) CSS
3 47 (40.17%) jQuery
4 41 (35.04%) HTML5
5 36 (30.77%) CSS3
6 27 (23.08%) LAMP
6 27 (23.08%) Symfony
7 24 (20.51%) XHTML
8 18 (15.38%) Ajax
9 17 (14.53%) Zend Framework
10 13 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
11 11 (9.40%) CakePHP
11 11 (9.40%) .NET
11 11 (9.40%) Laravel
12 9 (7.69%) DHTML
13 7 (5.98%) XML
13 7 (5.98%) REST
13 7 (5.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (5.13%) Yii
14 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.51%) Mobile App
2 18 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.85%) User Experience
4 1 (0.85%) Open Source
4 1 (0.85%) W3C
4 1 (0.85%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 43 (36.75%) Linux
2 9 (7.69%) Android
2 9 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (53.85%) OO
2 43 (36.75%) OO PHP
3 39 (33.33%) OOP
4 38 (32.48%) E-Commerce
5 36 (30.77%) MVC
6 30 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (10.26%) Web Design
8 11 (9.40%) Mentoring
8 11 (9.40%) Mobile Application Development
9 9 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
10 8 (6.84%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (5.98%) Android Development
11 7 (5.98%) iOS Development
12 6 (5.13%) SEO
13 5 (4.27%) Scrum
13 5 (4.27%) Software Testing
13 5 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (4.27%) TDD
13 5 (4.27%) Automated Testing
13 5 (4.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 117 (100.00%) PHP
2 75 (64.10%) JavaScript
3 38 (32.48%) SQL
4 17 (14.53%) Perl
5 14 (11.97%) C#
6 9 (7.69%) PHP4
7 7 (5.98%) Java
8 5 (4.27%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.42%) Ruby
9 4 (3.42%) Python
10 3 (2.56%) PowerHouse
11 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (17.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 53 (45.30%) Zend
2 5 (4.27%) Sage
2 5 (4.27%) Google
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