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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 215 174 171
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 24 81 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 1.14% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 2.02% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 22 64 84
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £22,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
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
3394 4013 4419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 52.37% 56.53% 59.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2868 3432 3866
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -17 12 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Cheshire -12 7 £35,000 - 4
Merseyside +12 3 £37,500 +10.29% 2
Lancashire -1 1 £37,500 +66.66% 2
Cumbria - 1 £28,500 -
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 82 (100.00%) PHP
2 65 (79.27%) HTML
2 65 (79.27%) CSS
3 59 (71.95%) JavaScript
4 56 (68.29%) MySQL
5 49 (59.76%) Git (software)
6 41 (50.00%) jQuery
7 39 (47.56%) HTML5
8 38 (46.34%) MVC
9 36 (43.90%) CSS3
10 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (41.46%) OOP
11 34 (41.46%) OO
12 31 (37.80%) Linux
13 28 (34.15%) Zend
14 23 (28.05%) Subversion
14 23 (28.05%) CMS
15 22 (26.83%) WordPress
16 20 (24.39%) E-Commerce
17 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
17 19 (23.17%) Symfony
17 19 (23.17%) Laravel
17 19 (23.17%) OO PHP
18 17 (20.73%) JIRA
19 16 (19.51%) Degree
19 16 (19.51%) AngularJS
19 16 (19.51%) C#
20 15 (18.29%) SQL
21 14 (17.07%) LAMP
21 14 (17.07%) Scrum

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 23 (28.05%) CMS
2 22 (26.83%) WordPress
3 7 (8.54%) Joomla!
4 3 (3.66%) Drupal
5 2 (2.44%) Apache
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Photoshop
2 6 (7.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (14.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) GitHub
2 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) SSH
2 2 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) Extranet
3 1 (1.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (68.29%) MySQL
2 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 49 (59.76%) Git (software)
2 23 (28.05%) Subversion
3 17 (20.73%) JIRA
4 6 (7.32%) PhpStorm
5 1 (1.22%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 11 (13.41%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.98%) Finance
3 6 (7.32%) Advertising
4 5 (6.10%) Games
4 5 (6.10%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 82 (100.00%) Developer
2 65 (79.27%) PHP Developer
3 19 (23.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 13 (15.85%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
5 12 (14.63%) Senior PHP Developer
5 12 (14.63%) Senior Developer
6 11 (13.41%) .NET Developer
6 11 (13.41%) C# Developer
6 11 (13.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (13.41%) Junior Developer
6 11 (13.41%) Software Developer
6 11 (13.41%) Junior
6 11 (13.41%) Junior PHP Developer
6 11 (13.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (13.41%) C# Software Developer
6 11 (13.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (13.41%) .NET Software Developer
7 8 (9.76%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.10%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (4.88%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (79.27%) HTML
1 65 (79.27%) CSS
2 41 (50.00%) jQuery
3 39 (47.56%) HTML5
4 36 (43.90%) CSS3
5 19 (23.17%) Laravel
5 19 (23.17%) Symfony
6 16 (19.51%) AngularJS
7 14 (17.07%) Zend Framework
7 14 (17.07%) LAMP
8 11 (13.41%) .NET
8 11 (13.41%) ASP.NET
8 11 (13.41%) .NET Framework
9 9 (10.98%) CodeIgniter
10 8 (9.76%) Backbone.js
11 6 (7.32%) RESTful
11 6 (7.32%) XHTML
12 4 (4.88%) XML
13 3 (3.66%) CakePHP
13 3 (3.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Mobile App
2 7 (8.54%) User Experience
3 6 (7.32%) Photography
4 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.44%) Open Source
7 1 (1.22%) W3C
7 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.80%) Linux
2 1 (1.22%) Android
2 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (46.34%) MVC
2 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (41.46%) OOP
3 34 (41.46%) OO
4 20 (24.39%) E-Commerce
5 19 (23.17%) OO PHP
6 14 (17.07%) Mobile Application Development
6 14 (17.07%) Scrum
7 7 (8.54%) Web Design
7 7 (8.54%) Time Management
7 7 (8.54%) Migration
7 7 (8.54%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.10%) Project Management
8 5 (6.10%) Web Development
9 4 (4.88%) Automation Testing
10 3 (3.66%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.44%) Coaching
11 2 (2.44%) Waterfall
12 1 (1.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) PHP
2 59 (71.95%) JavaScript
3 16 (19.51%) C#
4 15 (18.29%) SQL
5 7 (8.54%) Perl
6 5 (6.10%) Java
6 5 (6.10%) Python
6 5 (6.10%) Ruby
7 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (19.51%) Degree
Vendors
1 28 (34.15%) Zend
2 6 (7.32%) Adobe
3 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
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