The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 11 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 36 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 19.25% 5.78% 8.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.13% 11.40% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 36 13 12
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £33,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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 Stockport region.

Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
128 114 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 68.45% 50.67% 67.52%
Number of salaries quoted 118 105 79
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

PHP
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

PHP Salary Trend in Stockport

PHP
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Stockport

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (73.33%) Scrum
3 31 (68.89%) JavaScript
4 29 (64.44%) Linux
5 24 (53.33%) Ruby
5 24 (53.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 24 (53.33%) OOP
5 24 (53.33%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (40.00%) HTML
7 17 (37.78%) Java
7 17 (37.78%) C#
7 17 (37.78%) .NET
7 17 (37.78%) MySQL
7 17 (37.78%) CSS
7 17 (37.78%) jQuery
8 16 (35.56%) C++
8 16 (35.56%) Apache
8 16 (35.56%) LAMP
9 13 (28.89%) Python
9 13 (28.89%) OOD
9 13 (28.89%) Perl
10 11 (24.44%) XML
11 10 (22.22%) Symfony
11 10 (22.22%) OO
12 9 (20.00%) Finance
12 9 (20.00%) Zend
12 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 8 (17.78%) PHP 5
13 8 (17.78%) C
14 4 (8.89%) Line Management

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 16 (35.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) SAS
2 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) MS Access
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (84.44%) Developer
2 28 (62.22%) PHP Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Senior Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Senior PHP Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Lead Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Team Leader
5 9 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
5 9 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 8 (17.78%) PHP Zend Developer
6 8 (17.78%) Senior MySQL Developer
6 8 (17.78%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
6 8 (17.78%) Software Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Software Manager
8 5 (11.11%) .NET Developer
9 4 (8.89%) .NET Team Leader
9 4 (8.89%) Lead .NET Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Lead PHP Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
11 2 (4.44%) Data Programmer
11 2 (4.44%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (53.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 18 (40.00%) HTML
3 17 (37.78%) .NET
3 17 (37.78%) CSS
3 17 (37.78%) jQuery
4 16 (35.56%) LAMP
5 11 (24.44%) XML
6 10 (22.22%) Symfony
7 2 (4.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (4.44%) JSON
7 2 (4.44%) Web Services
8 1 (2.22%) D3.js
8 1 (2.22%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (53.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 29 (64.44%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) HPUX
3 1 (2.22%) Solaris
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (73.33%) Scrum
3 24 (53.33%) OOP
4 13 (28.89%) OOD
5 10 (22.22%) OO
6 4 (8.89%) Line Management
7 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.22%) CRM
8 1 (2.22%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (2.22%) ITIL
8 1 (2.22%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.22%) OO PHP
8 1 (2.22%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.22%) TDD
8 1 (2.22%) Workflow
8 1 (2.22%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) JavaScript
2 24 (53.33%) Ruby
3 17 (37.78%) C#
3 17 (37.78%) Java
4 16 (35.56%) C++
5 13 (28.89%) Perl
5 13 (28.89%) Python
6 8 (17.78%) C
6 8 (17.78%) PHP 5
7 3 (6.67%) SQL
8 1 (2.22%) VBA
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Zend
2 2 (4.44%) Facebook
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Twitter
3 1 (2.22%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
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