The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP Developer
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 58 52
Rank change year-on-year -4 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 179 140 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.55% 4.09% 5.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.68% 4.19% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 170 113 172
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3822 3339 3650
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.10% 97.52% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3206 2778 2990
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Manchester

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Manchester.

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Manchester

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Manchester over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Manchester

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury - 14 £36,000 - 3
Wigan -7 11 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Bolton -13 4 £23,500 -21.66% 1
Salford -8 1 £42,500 +39.34%
Sale -9 1 £23,000 -34.28%
Stockport -17 1 £30,500 -39.00% 1
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 347 (100.00%) PHP
2 259 (74.64%) JavaScript
3 256 (73.78%) HTML
4 237 (68.30%) CSS
5 230 (66.28%) MySQL
6 179 (51.59%) jQuery
7 169 (48.70%) MVC
8 133 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
9 130 (37.46%) Git (software)
10 118 (34.01%) OOP
11 107 (30.84%) Laravel
12 99 (28.53%) Web Development
13 97 (27.95%) OO
14 92 (26.51%) HTML5
15 76 (21.90%) LAMP
16 75 (21.61%) iPad
17 69 (19.88%) WordPress
18 62 (17.87%) E-Commerce
19 59 (17.00%) Linux
20 56 (16.14%) OO PHP
21 55 (15.85%) User Experience
22 53 (15.27%) Symfony
22 53 (15.27%) Ajax
23 52 (14.99%) AngularJS
24 50 (14.41%) Zend
25 47 (13.54%) Magento
26 43 (12.39%) CSS3
27 40 (11.53%) Sass
27 40 (11.53%) Node.js
28 36 (10.37%) Twitter Bootstrap

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 69 (19.88%) WordPress
2 20 (5.76%) CMS
3 17 (4.90%) Apache
4 9 (2.59%) nginx
5 8 (2.31%) Drupal
6 4 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.15%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.58%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.29%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.29%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (4.32%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (1.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.58%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 47 (13.54%) Magento
2 5 (1.44%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.29%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.07%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.03%) GitHub
3 7 (2.02%) Amazon S3
4 5 (1.44%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.78%) Internet
2 10 (2.88%) DNS
3 9 (2.59%) SMTP
4 3 (0.86%) HTTP
5 1 (0.29%) Intranet
5 1 (0.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (66.28%) MySQL
2 17 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (2.59%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.86%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.86%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.86%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.58%) Big Data
5 2 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.58%) MariaDB
5 2 (0.58%) Power BI
5 2 (0.58%) Redis
Development Applications
1 130 (37.46%) Git (software)
2 21 (6.05%) Subversion
3 14 (4.03%) Vagrant
4 11 (3.17%) JIRA
5 8 (2.31%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.02%) gulp
6 7 (2.02%) Mercurial
7 4 (1.15%) Grunt
7 4 (1.15%) PHPUnit
8 3 (0.86%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.58%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.58%) Selenium
10 1 (0.29%) git-flow
10 1 (0.29%) PhpStorm
General
1 23 (6.63%) Marketing
1 23 (6.63%) Retail
2 7 (2.02%) Advertising
3 4 (1.15%) Finance
3 4 (1.15%) Games
4 1 (0.29%) Law
4 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (73.78%) HTML
2 237 (68.30%) CSS
3 179 (51.59%) jQuery
4 107 (30.84%) Laravel
5 92 (26.51%) HTML5
6 76 (21.90%) LAMP
7 53 (15.27%) Ajax
7 53 (15.27%) Symfony
8 52 (14.99%) AngularJS
9 43 (12.39%) CSS3
10 40 (11.53%) Node.js
10 40 (11.53%) Sass
11 36 (10.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 34 (9.80%) Web Services
13 26 (7.49%) XML
14 19 (5.48%) CodeIgniter
15 18 (5.19%) REST
16 17 (4.90%) UIKit
17 13 (3.75%) JSON
18 12 (3.46%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 75 (21.61%) iPad
2 55 (15.85%) User Experience
3 17 (4.90%) Computer Science
4 16 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.46%) Linux Command Line
6 10 (2.88%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.44%) Blog
8 3 (0.86%) iPhone
8 3 (0.86%) New Media
9 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.58%) Social Media
9 2 (0.58%) Social Network
9 2 (0.58%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.58%) VLE
10 1 (0.29%) CCTV
10 1 (0.29%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.29%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.29%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 59 (17.00%) Linux
2 24 (6.92%) Windows
3 20 (5.76%) Android
3 20 (5.76%) Apple iOS
4 15 (4.32%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.44%) Unix
5 5 (1.44%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (48.70%) MVC
2 133 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (34.01%) OOP
4 99 (28.53%) Web Development
5 97 (27.95%) OO
6 62 (17.87%) E-Commerce
7 56 (16.14%) OO PHP
8 31 (8.93%) Unit Testing
9 29 (8.36%) Front End Development
10 27 (7.78%) Web Design
11 23 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (6.63%) Software Engineering
12 20 (5.76%) TDD
13 19 (5.48%) CRM
13 19 (5.48%) SEO
14 15 (4.32%) Data Modelling
14 15 (4.32%) DevOps
14 15 (4.32%) Open Source
14 15 (4.32%) Scrum
14 15 (4.32%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 347 (100.00%) PHP
2 259 (74.64%) JavaScript
3 29 (8.36%) SQL
4 12 (3.46%) PHP 5
5 8 (2.31%) Java
6 7 (2.02%) XQuery
7 2 (0.58%) C#
7 2 (0.58%) Erlang
7 2 (0.58%) Python
7 2 (0.58%) Ruby
8 1 (0.29%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.29%) C++
8 1 (0.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (8.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.02%) Varnish
2 2 (0.58%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (0.86%) Puppet
2 2 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 50 (14.41%) Zend
2 11 (3.17%) Adobe
3 3 (0.86%) Oracle
4 2 (0.58%) Apple
4 2 (0.58%) Facebook
4 2 (0.58%) Google
4 2 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.29%) PayPal
5 1 (0.29%) Sage
5 1 (0.29%) Twitter
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis
Salary: bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bury
Pearson Frank
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Unlimited holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TSP Group
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Unlimited holidays
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Progression
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Unlimited holidays
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent HR
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flextime + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Wigan
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago