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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 31 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 10 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 4.69% 5.85% 5.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.35% 9.17% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 10
Average salary £27,500 £32,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% +16.36%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
107 120 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 50.23% 63.83% 75.40%
Number of salaries quoted 100 83 140
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,150 £40,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 15 (88.24%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) jQuery
3 14 (82.35%) WordPress
3 14 (82.35%) Web Design
4 13 (76.47%) Magento
4 13 (76.47%) Marketing
4 13 (76.47%) Graphic Design
4 13 (76.47%) MySQL
4 13 (76.47%) Online Marketing
5 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
5 12 (70.59%) CMS
6 2 (11.76%) LAMP
6 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
6 2 (11.76%) Google
6 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.88%) HTML5
7 1 (5.88%) CSS3
7 1 (5.88%) MODX
7 1 (5.88%) QA
7 1 (5.88%) Google Maps API
7 1 (5.88%) Banking
7 1 (5.88%) VB6
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) SQLPlus
7 1 (5.88%) Electronics
7 1 (5.88%) XML
7 1 (5.88%) OOP
7 1 (5.88%) OO

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 14 (82.35%) WordPress
2 12 (70.59%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) MODX
Business Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (76.47%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Web Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Web Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) LAMP
4 1 (5.88%) Google Maps API
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Web Design
2 13 (76.47%) Online Marketing
3 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.88%) Ada
2 1 (5.88%) VB6
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle