The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior PHP Developer
Rank 200 209 215
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 42 31 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.47% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.49% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 42 31 54
Average salary £39,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.53% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Senior PHP Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6459 6300 7627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.94% 95.17% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5521 5297 6628
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer across the North West region.

Senior PHP Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Senior PHP Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

Senior PHP Developer
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 Senior PHP Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 January 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 +5 28 £39,000 +4.00% 5
Cheshire +5 8 £40,000 +29.03% 2
Lancashire -5 4 £40,000 +33.33%
Merseyside +8 2 £40,500 +30.64%
Senior PHP Developer
England

Senior PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Senior PHP Developer in their job title 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 with Senior PHP Developer in their job title.

1 69 (100.00%) PHP
2 63 (91.30%) CSS
3 62 (89.86%) HTML
4 52 (75.36%) JavaScript
4 52 (75.36%) MySQL
5 47 (68.12%) jQuery
6 38 (55.07%) MVC
7 31 (44.93%) Linux
8 30 (43.48%) CSS3
9 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (34.78%) HTML5
10 24 (34.78%) Magento
11 23 (33.33%) Git (software)
12 21 (30.43%) PHP5
12 21 (30.43%) OOP
12 21 (30.43%) E-Commerce
13 20 (28.99%) Zend
14 17 (24.64%) OO
15 16 (23.19%) Symfony
16 15 (21.74%) Degree
17 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
17 13 (18.84%) SQL
18 12 (17.39%) Scrum
19 11 (15.94%) SEO
19 11 (15.94%) OO PHP
20 9 (13.04%) Subversion
20 9 (13.04%) Zend Framework
21 8 (11.59%) Enterprise Software
21 8 (11.59%) Laravel
21 8 (11.59%) WordPress

Senior PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Senior PHP Developer in their job title 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 with Senior PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.59%) WordPress
2 6 (8.70%) Apache
3 4 (5.80%) Drupal
4 1 (1.45%) Node.js
4 1 (1.45%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (34.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (75.36%) MySQL
2 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.25%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.04%) Subversion
3 5 (7.25%) PHPUnit
3 5 (7.25%) Mercurial
3 5 (7.25%) Bitbucket
3 5 (7.25%) Behat
3 5 (7.25%) Selenium
3 5 (7.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (10.14%) Marketing
2 2 (2.90%) Music Industry
3 1 (1.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (91.30%) CSS
2 62 (89.86%) HTML
3 47 (68.12%) jQuery
4 30 (43.48%) CSS3
5 24 (34.78%) HTML5
6 16 (23.19%) Symfony
7 9 (13.04%) Zend Framework
8 8 (11.59%) Laravel
9 7 (10.14%) SOAP
10 6 (8.70%) LAMP
10 6 (8.70%) REST
10 6 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (7.25%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (7.25%) .NET
11 5 (7.25%) XHTML
12 4 (5.80%) Web Services
13 3 (4.35%) XML
14 1 (1.45%) Sass
14 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
14 1 (1.45%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (10.14%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.14%) User Experience
3 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.70%) Open Source
4 5 (7.25%) Blog
5 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.45%) Social Media
5 1 (1.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.93%) Linux
2 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.07%) MVC
2 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (30.43%) OOP
3 21 (30.43%) E-Commerce
4 17 (24.64%) OO
5 12 (17.39%) Scrum
6 11 (15.94%) SEO
6 11 (15.94%) OO PHP
7 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
7 7 (10.14%) Web Development
7 7 (10.14%) TDD
7 7 (10.14%) Migration
8 6 (8.70%) Coaching
8 6 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.25%) BDD
9 5 (7.25%) DevOps
10 4 (5.80%) CRM
10 4 (5.80%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) PHP
2 52 (75.36%) JavaScript
3 21 (30.43%) PHP5
4 13 (18.84%) SQL
5 6 (8.70%) C#
6 2 (2.90%) Ruby
6 2 (2.90%) Perl
7 1 (1.45%) Java
7 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (28.99%) Zend
2 7 (10.14%) Twitter
3 5 (7.25%) Rackspace
3 5 (7.25%) New Relic
4 2 (2.90%) Facebook
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