The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 5 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 15 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 20.83% - 17.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.09% - 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 14
Average salary £45,000 - £32,750
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 - £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £41,350
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
PHP
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 61 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 61.11% 64.89% 65.48%
Number of salaries quoted 39 54 40
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

PHP
Salary Trend in Salford

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

PHP Salary Trend in Salford

PHP
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Salford region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Salford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Salford region citing PHP 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 PHP.

1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (57.89%) jQuery
2 10 (52.63%) Web Development
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Magento
4 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
4 8 (42.11%) Perl
4 8 (42.11%) MySQL
4 8 (42.11%) Java
5 6 (31.58%) Open Source
6 5 (26.32%) WordPress
6 5 (26.32%) C++
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
6 5 (26.32%) Retail
7 4 (21.05%) System Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Zend
7 4 (21.05%) Zend Framework
7 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 4 (21.05%) HPUX
7 4 (21.05%) C
7 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
7 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
7 4 (21.05%) REST
7 4 (21.05%) User Experience
7 4 (21.05%) Data Structures
7 4 (21.05%) SDLC
8 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Salford region citing PHP 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 PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) WordPress
2 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.53%) Joomla!
2 2 (10.53%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) PHP Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
3 4 (21.05%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Quality Manager
4 3 (15.79%) QA Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Test Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (10.53%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 2 (10.53%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Magento Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Trainer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) jQuery
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) REST
3 4 (21.05%) Zend Framework
4 2 (10.53%) Laravel
4 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.53%) XHTML
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) User Experience
1 4 (21.05%) Data Structures
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Web Development
3 6 (31.58%) Open Source
4 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
5 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 4 (21.05%) System Testing
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC
6 3 (15.79%) Test Planning
6 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.79%) Coaching
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 2 (10.53%) OOP
7 2 (10.53%) DevOps
8 1 (5.26%) OO
8 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) Perl
2 8 (42.11%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) C++
4 4 (21.05%) C
4 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Zend
2 2 (10.53%) Apple
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) HP
Salford, Lancashire
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