The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
North West / Manchester
Rank 19 29 22
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 407 247 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.46% 7.44% 8.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.36% 14.09% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 335 210 286
Median salary £36,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +2.85%  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2344 1753 1934
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 60.24% 52.82% 52.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1985 1488 1697
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing PHP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Manchester

PHP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for PHP in Manchester

PHP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Manchester over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Manchester

PHP
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 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 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
Oldham - 58 £37,500 - 5
Bury - 15 £36,000 - 4
Altrincham +3 12 £30,000 -11.11% 3
Wigan -5 12 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Stockport -21 6 £30,250 -51.60% 2
Bolton -16 4 £23,500 -21.66% 4
Salford -7 2 £42,750 +36.80%
Sale -8 2 £23,000 -34.28% 1
Rochdale - 2 £55,000 - 2
Cheadle +5 1 £47,500 +35.71%
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for PHP.

1 476 (63.13%) HTML
2 438 (58.09%) JavaScript
3 398 (52.79%) CSS
4 377 (50.00%) MySQL
5 280 (37.14%) jQuery
6 277 (36.74%) Agile Software Development
7 260 (34.48%) MVC
8 240 (31.83%) Git (software)
9 181 (24.01%) Web Development
10 172 (22.81%) OO
11 169 (22.41%) Linux
11 169 (22.41%) HTML5
12 158 (20.95%) Laravel
13 141 (18.70%) Degree
14 138 (18.30%) OOP
14 138 (18.30%) E-Commerce
15 127 (16.84%) iPad
16 117 (15.52%) Software Engineering
17 113 (14.99%) WordPress
18 112 (14.85%) SQL
18 112 (14.85%) Java
19 111 (14.72%) LAMP
20 106 (14.06%) AngularJS
21 101 (13.40%) Magento
22 92 (12.20%) Ajax
23 88 (11.67%) Node.js
24 85 (11.27%) Scrum
25 84 (11.14%) User Experience
26 83 (11.01%) .NET
27 81 (10.74%) OO PHP

PHP
Top Related 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
1 113 (14.99%) WordPress
2 40 (5.31%) Apache
3 38 (5.04%) CMS
4 24 (3.18%) nginx
5 22 (2.92%) Drupal
6 13 (1.72%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.19%) OpenStack
8 8 (1.06%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.53%) Joomla!
10 4 (0.53%) SilverStripe
11 2 (0.27%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.27%) IIS
11 2 (0.27%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.13%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.13%) concrete5
12 1 (0.13%) Confluence
12 1 (0.13%) Facebook Platform
12 1 (0.13%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 29 (3.85%) Photoshop
2 10 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (1.06%) MS Excel
4 7 (0.93%) MS Office
5 6 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.13%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 101 (13.40%) Magento
2 5 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 71 (9.42%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.71%) GitHub
3 19 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.59%) Amazon S3
5 8 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.66%) Sage Pay
7 3 (0.40%) Google Play
7 3 (0.40%) SaaS
8 2 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.27%) Firebase
8 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.13%) Heroku
9 1 (0.13%) IaaS
9 1 (0.13%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (5.17%) Internet
2 27 (3.58%) DNS
3 21 (2.79%) TCP/IP
4 18 (2.39%) HTTP
5 12 (1.59%) Firewall
6 9 (1.19%) SMTP
7 8 (1.06%) VoIP
8 7 (0.93%) Asterisk PBX
8 7 (0.93%) Broadband
8 7 (0.93%) Ethernet
8 7 (0.93%) IPv6
8 7 (0.93%) TACACS
8 7 (0.93%) WAN
8 7 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.66%) FTP
10 2 (0.27%) SAN
10 2 (0.27%) SSL
11 1 (0.13%) Intranet
11 1 (0.13%) LAN
11 1 (0.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 377 (50.00%) MySQL
2 45 (5.97%) NoSQL
3 34 (4.51%) SQL Server
4 30 (3.98%) Relational Database
5 25 (3.32%) RDBMS
6 24 (3.18%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (2.25%) Big Data
8 6 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (0.80%) MongoDB
8 6 (0.80%) Oracle Database
8 6 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.66%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.66%) Redis
10 4 (0.53%) GIS
10 4 (0.53%) Power BI
11 3 (0.40%) CouchDB
11 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 240 (31.83%) Git (software)
2 36 (4.77%) Visual Studio
3 31 (4.11%) JIRA
4 30 (3.98%) Subversion
5 25 (3.32%) Jenkins
6 16 (2.12%) Vagrant
7 15 (1.99%) gulp
8 12 (1.59%) Grunt
9 11 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (1.06%) Selenium
11 7 (0.93%) Bitbucket
11 7 (0.93%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.80%) PHPUnit
13 5 (0.66%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.66%) git-flow
13 5 (0.66%) Maven
13 5 (0.66%) Travis CI
14 4 (0.53%) CircleCI
14 4 (0.53%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.53%) HP UFT
General
1 69 (9.15%) Retail
2 46 (6.10%) Marketing
3 30 (3.98%) Electronics
4 24 (3.18%) Manufacturing
5 23 (3.05%) Advertising
6 19 (2.52%) Games
7 15 (1.99%) Finance
8 9 (1.19%) Banking
9 6 (0.80%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.66%) Publishing
11 4 (0.53%) Legal
12 2 (0.27%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 545 (72.28%) Developer
2 348 (46.15%) PHP Developer
3 104 (13.79%) Web Developer
4 87 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 75 (9.95%) Senior PHP Developer
6 61 (8.09%) Lead Developer
6 61 (8.09%) Software Developer
7 54 (7.16%) PHP Web Developer
8 52 (6.90%) Architect
9 50 (6.63%) Lead PHP Developer
10 48 (6.37%) JavaScript Developer
11 43 (5.70%) Embedded Engineer
12 39 (5.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 39 (5.17%) Software Engineer
13 38 (5.04%) PHP Laravel Developer
14 37 (4.91%) Junior
15 36 (4.77%) Junior Developer
16 33 (4.38%) Technical Architect
17 32 (4.24%) Junior PHP Developer
17 32 (4.24%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 476 (63.13%) HTML
2 398 (52.79%) CSS
3 280 (37.14%) jQuery
4 169 (22.41%) HTML5
5 158 (20.95%) Laravel
6 111 (14.72%) LAMP
7 106 (14.06%) AngularJS
8 92 (12.20%) Ajax
9 88 (11.67%) Node.js
10 83 (11.01%) .NET
11 80 (10.61%) CSS3
12 68 (9.02%) Symfony
13 62 (8.22%) Web Services
14 60 (7.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 55 (7.29%) Sass
16 48 (6.37%) REST
16 48 (6.37%) XML
17 35 (4.64%) SOAP
18 26 (3.45%) Spring
19 24 (3.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 127 (16.84%) iPad
2 84 (11.14%) User Experience
3 80 (10.61%) Computer Science
4 68 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (5.84%) Algorithms
6 38 (5.04%) Mobile App
7 26 (3.45%) Data Structures
8 21 (2.79%) Device Driver
9 12 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (1.06%) Clustering
11 7 (0.93%) Blog
12 6 (0.80%) Digital Media
12 6 (0.80%) New Media
12 6 (0.80%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.80%) Social Media
13 5 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.66%) iPhone
13 5 (0.66%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.53%) Social Network
15 3 (0.40%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 169 (22.41%) Linux
2 40 (5.31%) Embedded Linux
3 30 (3.98%) Windows
4 26 (3.45%) Android
5 25 (3.32%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.12%) Ubuntu
7 15 (1.99%) Mac OS X
8 14 (1.86%) CentOS
9 10 (1.33%) Debian
10 9 (1.19%) Unix
11 6 (0.80%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (36.74%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (34.48%) MVC
3 181 (24.01%) Web Development
4 172 (22.81%) OO
5 138 (18.30%) E-Commerce
5 138 (18.30%) OOP
6 117 (15.52%) Software Engineering
7 85 (11.27%) Scrum
8 81 (10.74%) OO PHP
9 73 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
10 71 (9.42%) Front End Development
11 55 (7.29%) Validation
12 51 (6.76%) TDD
13 49 (6.50%) DevOps
13 49 (6.50%) Unit Testing
14 42 (5.57%) Mentoring
15 40 (5.31%) Open Source
16 39 (5.17%) Automated Testing
17 37 (4.91%) Kanban
18 33 (4.38%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 438 (58.09%) JavaScript
2 112 (14.85%) Java
2 112 (14.85%) SQL
3 75 (9.95%) C++
4 67 (8.89%) C#
5 61 (8.09%) C
6 57 (7.56%) Embedded C
7 55 (7.29%) Python
8 43 (5.70%) Perl
9 35 (4.64%) Ruby
10 33 (4.38%) Embedded C++
11 24 (3.18%) VB
12 11 (1.46%) PHP 5
12 11 (1.46%) VB6
13 9 (1.19%) VB.NET
14 8 (1.06%) XQuery
15 4 (0.53%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.40%) Erlang
16 3 (0.40%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 141 (18.70%) Degree
2 23 (3.05%) HND
3 21 (2.79%) HNC
4 7 (0.93%) CCNP
4 7 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.27%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.57%) QA
2 7 (0.93%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.40%) PMO
4 1 (0.13%) GCP
System Software
1 34 (4.51%) Firmware
2 12 (1.59%) Docker
3 8 (1.06%) Varnish
4 7 (0.93%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.93%) Postfix
4 7 (0.93%) qmail
5 2 (0.27%) KVM
5 2 (0.27%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.13%) oVirt
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (3.45%) Puppet
2 15 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (1.86%) Nagios
4 9 (1.19%) Ansible
5 7 (0.93%) OpenNMS
5 7 (0.93%) RANCID
5 7 (0.93%) SCCM
6 5 (0.66%) cPanel
7 2 (0.27%) Terraform
8 1 (0.13%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.13%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.13%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.13%) Plesk
Vendors
1 61 (8.09%) Zend
2 19 (2.52%) Google
3 16 (2.12%) Microsoft
4 14 (1.86%) Oracle
5 11 (1.46%) Adobe
5 11 (1.46%) VMware
6 7 (0.93%) Brocade
6 7 (0.93%) Cisco
6 7 (0.93%) Ericsson
6 7 (0.93%) Facebook
6 7 (0.93%) Foundry
6 7 (0.93%) Huawei
6 7 (0.93%) IBM
6 7 (0.93%) Juniper
6 7 (0.93%) ZyXEL
7 6 (0.80%) Twitter
8 4 (0.53%) Apple
9 3 (0.40%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.27%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Digital Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Flexible Hours
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent HR
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £32500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £32,500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent HR
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent HR
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago