The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 198 170 186
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +16
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 49 76 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 1.05% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.26% 1.79% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 43 76 52
Average salary £32,500 £29,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £23,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,750 £37,950
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3901 4251 4502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 54.67% 58.65% 60.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3278 3777 4101
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 £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP5
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +10 33 £32,500 +8.33% 9
Merseyside -12 10 £32,500 - 1
Cheshire -27 3 £35,000 +27.27% 5
Cumbria - 2 £30,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £30,000 - 3
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 129 (100.00%) PHP
2 100 (77.52%) CSS
3 99 (76.74%) HTML
4 95 (73.64%) MySQL
5 91 (70.54%) JavaScript
6 86 (66.67%) OO
7 62 (48.06%) Linux
8 53 (41.09%) OO PHP
9 52 (40.31%) Zend
10 47 (36.43%) Git (software)
11 44 (34.11%) MVC
12 43 (33.33%) LAMP
12 43 (33.33%) jQuery
13 42 (32.56%) CMS
14 41 (31.78%) Subversion
15 40 (31.01%) Magento
16 38 (29.46%) XHTML
17 34 (26.36%) OOP
18 33 (25.58%) Web Design
18 33 (25.58%) Marketing
19 31 (24.03%) Symfony
19 31 (24.03%) REST
19 31 (24.03%) E-Commerce
19 31 (24.03%) XML
20 30 (23.26%) HTML5
21 29 (22.48%) JSON
22 27 (20.93%) CSS3
23 22 (17.05%) Computer Science
24 21 (16.28%) SQL
25 19 (14.73%) Java

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 42 (32.56%) CMS
2 9 (6.98%) WordPress
3 5 (3.88%) Drupal
4 4 (3.10%) Apache
5 2 (1.55%) Node.js
5 2 (1.55%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.78%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 40 (31.01%) Magento
2 4 (3.10%) Sage 200
2 4 (3.10%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.98%) Internet
2 5 (3.88%) AMQP
2 5 (3.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (73.64%) MySQL
2 3 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 47 (36.43%) Git (software)
2 41 (31.78%) Subversion
3 5 (3.88%) PHPUnit
4 4 (3.10%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.55%) Phing
General
1 33 (25.58%) Marketing
2 11 (8.53%) Retail
3 8 (6.20%) Finance
4 1 (0.78%) Games
4 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 123 (95.35%) Developer
2 103 (79.84%) PHP Developer
3 27 (20.93%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 22 (17.05%) Web Developer
5 16 (12.40%) PHP Web Developer
6 14 (10.85%) Senior Developer
7 11 (8.53%) MySQL Developer
8 9 (6.98%) Senior PHP Developer
9 8 (6.20%) Front-End Developer
10 7 (5.43%) Magento Developer
11 5 (3.88%) Senior Magento Developer
11 5 (3.88%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 4 (3.10%) UI Programmer
12 4 (3.10%) UI Developer
13 3 (2.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
13 3 (2.33%) PHP Magento Developer
13 3 (2.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 2 (1.55%) PHP Programmer
14 2 (1.55%) Programmer
14 2 (1.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (77.52%) CSS
2 99 (76.74%) HTML
3 43 (33.33%) LAMP
3 43 (33.33%) jQuery
4 38 (29.46%) XHTML
5 31 (24.03%) XML
5 31 (24.03%) Symfony
5 31 (24.03%) REST
6 30 (23.26%) HTML5
7 29 (22.48%) JSON
8 27 (20.93%) CSS3
9 14 (10.85%) CakePHP
9 14 (10.85%) Zend Framework
10 13 (10.08%) Laravel
11 12 (9.30%) CodeIgniter
12 7 (5.43%) Ajax
13 6 (4.65%) RESTful
14 5 (3.88%) Yii
14 5 (3.88%) Web Services
15 4 (3.10%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.05%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.88%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.33%) Open Source
5 2 (1.55%) W3C
5 2 (1.55%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.78%) Xbox
6 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 62 (48.06%) Linux
2 4 (3.10%) Android
2 4 (3.10%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (66.67%) OO
2 53 (41.09%) OO PHP
3 44 (34.11%) MVC
4 34 (26.36%) OOP
5 33 (25.58%) Web Design
6 31 (24.03%) E-Commerce
7 18 (13.95%) Online Marketing
8 10 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (7.75%) Automated Testing
9 9 (6.98%) TDD
10 8 (6.20%) SEO
11 7 (5.43%) Scrum
11 7 (5.43%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.43%) Web Development
12 6 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (3.88%) Software Testing
14 4 (3.10%) Digital Marketing
14 4 (3.10%) Analytics
15 3 (2.33%) Mobile Application Development
15 3 (2.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 129 (100.00%) PHP
2 91 (70.54%) JavaScript
3 21 (16.28%) SQL
4 19 (14.73%) Java
5 16 (12.40%) Perl
6 15 (11.63%) C#
7 11 (8.53%) Python
7 11 (8.53%) Ruby
7 11 (8.53%) PHP4
8 3 (2.33%) PowerHouse
9 2 (1.55%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (13.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.53%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 52 (40.31%) Zend
2 4 (3.10%) Google
2 4 (3.10%) Sage
3 3 (2.33%) Sony
4 2 (1.55%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.55%) Ericsson
5 1 (0.78%) Percona
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