The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 73 73
Rank change year-on-year -5 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 152 117 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.68% 3.35% 3.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.75% 3.42% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 137 98 109
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,400 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year - +1.44%  

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 4048 3423 3240
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.92% 98.11% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3462 2949 2704
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 - 7 £48,750 -
Wigan -13 6 £30,500 -6.15%
Stockport -15 2 £35,000 +55.55% 1
Altrincham - 2 £45,000 -
Bolton - 1 £37,500 -
PHP Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 331 (100.00%) PHP
2 264 (79.76%) JavaScript
3 251 (75.83%) HTML
4 234 (70.69%) CSS
5 210 (63.44%) MySQL
6 155 (46.83%) jQuery
7 151 (45.62%) MVC
8 127 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
9 113 (34.14%) OOP
10 110 (33.23%) Git (software)
11 100 (30.21%) HTML5
12 99 (29.91%) OO
13 94 (28.40%) Laravel
14 90 (27.19%) Linux
15 87 (26.28%) LAMP
16 85 (25.68%) E-Commerce
17 83 (25.08%) Web Development
18 78 (23.56%) Symfony
19 61 (18.43%) User Experience
20 59 (17.82%) iPad
20 59 (17.82%) SQL
21 58 (17.52%) CSS3
22 56 (16.92%) OO PHP
23 53 (16.01%) Zend
24 52 (15.71%) AngularJS
25 47 (14.20%) Ajax
26 45 (13.60%) WordPress
26 45 (13.60%) Node.js
27 41 (12.39%) Web Services
28 39 (11.78%) Sass

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 45 (13.60%) WordPress
2 33 (9.97%) Apache
3 15 (4.53%) CMS
4 10 (3.02%) Drupal
5 9 (2.72%) nginx
6 7 (2.11%) Joomla!
7 3 (0.91%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (2.72%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 38 (11.48%) Magento
2 4 (1.21%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 29 (8.76%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.23%) GitHub
3 7 (2.11%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.21%) SaaS
5 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.30%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.30%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.30%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.95%) Internet
2 13 (3.93%) HTTP
3 6 (1.81%) DNS
3 6 (1.81%) SMTP
4 2 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (63.44%) MySQL
2 16 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (3.02%) Big Data
4 7 (2.11%) MariaDB
5 6 (1.81%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.81%) SQL Server
6 5 (1.51%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.91%) Redis
8 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.30%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 110 (33.23%) Git (software)
2 24 (7.25%) Subversion
3 19 (5.74%) Jenkins
4 14 (4.23%) JIRA
5 11 (3.32%) Vagrant
6 8 (2.42%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.11%) Bitbucket
8 6 (1.81%) Xcode
9 5 (1.51%) Grunt
9 5 (1.51%) PHPUnit
10 3 (0.91%) gulp
10 3 (0.91%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.30%) Codeception
11 1 (0.30%) Flash Builder
11 1 (0.30%) PhpStorm
11 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (5.74%) Retail
2 9 (2.72%) Marketing
3 7 (2.11%) Finance
4 6 (1.81%) Legal
5 3 (0.91%) Advertising
6 2 (0.60%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 251 (75.83%) HTML
2 234 (70.69%) CSS
3 155 (46.83%) jQuery
4 100 (30.21%) HTML5
5 94 (28.40%) Laravel
6 87 (26.28%) LAMP
7 78 (23.56%) Symfony
8 58 (17.52%) CSS3
9 52 (15.71%) AngularJS
10 47 (14.20%) Ajax
11 45 (13.60%) Node.js
12 41 (12.39%) Web Services
13 39 (11.78%) Sass
14 33 (9.97%) XML
15 31 (9.37%) React
16 28 (8.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 27 (8.16%) REST
18 22 (6.65%) JSON
19 14 (4.23%) LESS
20 13 (3.93%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 61 (18.43%) User Experience
2 59 (17.82%) iPad
3 16 (4.83%) Computer Science
3 16 (4.83%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.63%) Linux Command Line
6 9 (2.72%) Blog
6 9 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.21%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (0.91%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.60%) Clustering
9 2 (0.60%) Digital Signage
9 2 (0.60%) Social Media
10 1 (0.30%) CCTV
10 1 (0.30%) iPhone
10 1 (0.30%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.30%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 90 (27.19%) Linux
2 29 (8.76%) Windows
3 27 (8.16%) Apple iOS
4 26 (7.85%) Android
5 15 (4.53%) Mac OS X
6 14 (4.23%) Unix
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (45.62%) MVC
2 127 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (34.14%) OOP
4 99 (29.91%) OO
5 85 (25.68%) E-Commerce
6 83 (25.08%) Web Development
7 56 (16.92%) OO PHP
8 32 (9.67%) TDD
9 28 (8.46%) Test Automation
10 25 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (7.55%) DevOps
11 22 (6.65%) Front End Development
12 20 (6.04%) Mentoring
12 20 (6.04%) Unit Testing
13 19 (5.74%) Web Application Development
14 17 (5.14%) Web Design
15 15 (4.53%) Data Modelling
15 15 (4.53%) Data Protection
15 15 (4.53%) Microservices
16 14 (4.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 331 (100.00%) PHP
2 264 (79.76%) JavaScript
3 59 (17.82%) SQL
4 11 (3.32%) ES6
5 9 (2.72%) PHP 5
6 5 (1.51%) Java
6 5 (1.51%) PHP 7
6 5 (1.51%) XQuery
7 3 (0.91%) C#
8 2 (0.60%) Erlang
8 2 (0.60%) Python
8 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.30%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.30%) C++
9 1 (0.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (6.65%) Degree
2 11 (3.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.21%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.30%) GCP
1 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.91%) Varnish
2 1 (0.30%) Docker
2 1 (0.30%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (3.93%) Puppet
2 3 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.30%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 53 (16.01%) Zend
2 9 (2.72%) Adobe
2 9 (2.72%) Google
3 4 (1.21%) Facebook
3 4 (1.21%) Twitter
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle
4 2 (0.60%) Percona
4 2 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.30%) Apple
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.30%) PayPal
5 1 (0.30%) Perforce
5 1 (0.30%) Sage
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Pearson Frank
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Pearson Frank
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Myles Roberts
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flextime + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly competitive and negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly competitive and negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
CCA Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Call Centre Associates
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Gear4Music
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago