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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP 5
Rank 235 239 235
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 20 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.25% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 0.49% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 26
Median salary £42,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £35,000 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+36.66% -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
3559 3439 4050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 55.93% 51.22% 54.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3066 2964 3424
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +24 12 £35,000 - 1
Manchester +4 6 £46,000 +41.53% 1
Merseyside - 2 £40,000 -
PHP 5
England

PHP 5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 28 (100.00%) PHP
1 28 (100.00%) MySQL
2 24 (85.71%) Git (software)
3 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
5 15 (53.57%) HTML
5 15 (53.57%) CSS
6 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (50.00%) Subversion
7 13 (46.43%) OO
8 12 (42.86%) Linux
8 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
8 12 (42.86%) C#
8 12 (42.86%) .NET
8 12 (42.86%) Telecoms
8 12 (42.86%) .NET Framework
8 12 (42.86%) JIRA
9 8 (28.57%) Symfony
9 8 (28.57%) MVC
10 7 (25.00%) OOP
10 7 (25.00%) Magento
10 7 (25.00%) Laravel
11 6 (21.43%) iPad
11 6 (21.43%) Zend
11 6 (21.43%) Scrum
11 6 (21.43%) jQuery
11 6 (21.43%) Apache
11 6 (21.43%) SQL
12 5 (17.86%) XML
12 5 (17.86%) Unix

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 (21.43%) Apache
2 3 (10.71%) WordPress
3 1 (3.57%) Drupal
3 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) MySQL
2 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 14 (50.00%) Subversion
3 12 (42.86%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.57%) Xdebug
General
1 12 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 13 (46.43%) Software Developer
4 12 (42.86%) .NET Developer
4 12 (42.86%) .NET Software Developer
4 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (42.86%) C# Developer
4 12 (42.86%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (28.57%) Senior Developer
5 8 (28.57%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP Zend Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) CSS
1 15 (53.57%) HTML
2 12 (42.86%) .NET
2 12 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 8 (28.57%) Symfony
4 7 (25.00%) Laravel
5 6 (21.43%) jQuery
6 5 (17.86%) Behat
6 5 (17.86%) LAMP
6 5 (17.86%) XML
7 2 (7.14%) XHTML
8 1 (3.57%) Ajax
8 1 (3.57%) CakePHP
8 1 (3.57%) HTML5
8 1 (3.57%) REST
8 1 (3.57%) SOAP
8 1 (3.57%) Web Services
8 1 (3.57%) Yii
8 1 (3.57%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) OO
3 8 (28.57%) MVC
4 7 (25.00%) OOP
5 6 (21.43%) Scrum
6 5 (17.86%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
6 5 (17.86%) OO PHP
7 2 (7.14%) Web Development
8 1 (3.57%) Information Management
8 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.57%) Refactoring
8 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) PHP
2 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (42.86%) C#
4 6 (21.43%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Zend
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