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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 230 213 176
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -37
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 23 42 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.56% 0.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 1.03% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22 36 64
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £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
3468 4061 4017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.74% 54.58% 58.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2973 3381 3585
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Cheshire +6 11 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Manchester -15 9 £30,000 -6.25% 6
Merseyside +5 3 £25,000 - 1
PHP5
England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 45 (100.00%) PHP
2 34 (75.56%) CSS
2 34 (75.56%) HTML
3 32 (71.11%) MySQL
4 27 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 23 (51.11%) jQuery
6 20 (44.44%) Git (software)
7 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (40.00%) Linux
8 18 (40.00%) OOP
8 18 (40.00%) OO
9 17 (37.78%) HTML5
10 15 (33.33%) CSS3
11 13 (28.89%) WordPress
12 12 (26.67%) Subversion
12 12 (26.67%) CMS
13 11 (24.44%) Laravel
14 10 (22.22%) XML
14 10 (22.22%) SQL
15 9 (20.00%) Magento
15 9 (20.00%) Drupal
16 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
16 8 (17.78%) MVC
16 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
16 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
17 7 (15.56%) Scrum
17 7 (15.56%) Finance
17 7 (15.56%) Zend
17 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
18 6 (13.33%) Symfony

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (28.89%) WordPress
2 12 (26.67%) CMS
3 9 (20.00%) Drupal
4 6 (13.33%) Node.js
5 2 (4.44%) Apache
6 1 (2.22%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 4 (8.89%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.89%) GitHub
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) SSH
1 4 (8.89%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (71.11%) MySQL
2 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.89%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 12 (26.67%) Subversion
3 5 (11.11%) PhpStorm
4 4 (8.89%) Grunt
4 4 (8.89%) JIRA
4 4 (8.89%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.56%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Automotive
4 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (97.78%) Developer
2 34 (75.56%) PHP Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Lead Developer
4 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
4 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
4 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (8.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (8.89%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Lead PHP Developer
4 4 (8.89%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Junior PHP Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Junior Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Junior
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.44%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (4.44%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (75.56%) HTML
1 34 (75.56%) CSS
2 23 (51.11%) jQuery
3 17 (37.78%) HTML5
4 15 (33.33%) CSS3
5 11 (24.44%) Laravel
6 10 (22.22%) XML
7 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
8 6 (13.33%) Symfony
9 5 (11.11%) JSON
9 5 (11.11%) Sass
10 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
10 4 (8.89%) .NET
10 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
11 3 (6.67%) Web Services
11 3 (6.67%) CakePHP
11 3 (6.67%) RESTful
12 2 (4.44%) Zend Framework
12 2 (4.44%) XHTML
12 2 (4.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) User Experience
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) W3C
4 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Android
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.00%) OOP
2 18 (40.00%) OO
3 8 (17.78%) MVC
3 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.56%) Scrum
5 5 (11.11%) Web Design
5 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.89%) SEO
6 4 (8.89%) Project Planning
7 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.67%) API Development
7 3 (6.67%) API Design
8 2 (4.44%) UML
8 2 (4.44%) OO PHP
8 2 (4.44%) B2B
8 2 (4.44%) Web Development
8 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.22%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) PHP
2 27 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.22%) SQL
4 5 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (4.44%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) Perl
5 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.22%) Ruby
6 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Zend
2 4 (8.89%) Adobe
3 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
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