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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 32 28
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 375 239 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 8.92% 6.84% 7.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.59% 12.18% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 325 199 222
Median salary £38,500 £37,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% +8.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £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 2570 1963 1735
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 61.12% 56.18% 52.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5185 3689 3219
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £55,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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 28 June 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 28 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 - 16 £38,500 - 1
Altrincham -4 11 £30,000 +20.00%
Stockport -13 10 £35,000 +55.55% 3
Wigan -14 6 £30,500 -6.15% 1
Rochdale -5 3 £57,500 -4.16%
Bolton - 3 £40,000 -
Oldham +3 2 - - 1
Sale +1 1 - -
Salford -15 1 £18,000 -48.57%
Cheadle - 1 £38,500 -
PHP
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 522 (66.33%) HTML
2 505 (64.17%) JavaScript
3 440 (55.91%) CSS
4 356 (45.24%) MySQL
5 281 (35.71%) jQuery
6 273 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
7 234 (29.73%) MVC
8 226 (28.72%) Git (software)
9 210 (26.68%) Linux
10 209 (26.56%) E-Commerce
11 193 (24.52%) HTML5
12 186 (23.63%) Web Development
13 181 (23.00%) OO
14 151 (19.19%) SQL
15 140 (17.79%) Laravel
16 136 (17.28%) OOP
17 133 (16.90%) LAMP
18 124 (15.76%) Degree
19 113 (14.36%) Java
20 110 (13.98%) AngularJS
21 105 (13.34%) CSS3
21 105 (13.34%) Front End Development
22 101 (12.83%) Ajax
23 98 (12.45%) Symfony
24 96 (12.20%) WordPress
25 94 (11.94%) .NET
25 94 (11.94%) User Experience
26 93 (11.82%) iPad
27 92 (11.69%) Magento
28 91 (11.56%) Node.js

PHP
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 96 (12.20%) WordPress
2 70 (8.89%) Apache
3 35 (4.45%) Drupal
4 29 (3.68%) IIS
5 27 (3.43%) CMS
6 20 (2.54%) nginx
7 9 (1.14%) OpenStack
7 9 (1.14%) SharePoint
8 7 (0.89%) Joomla!
9 6 (0.76%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.38%) Confluence
12 1 (0.13%) SilverStripe
12 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (3.43%) FileZilla
2 21 (2.67%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (0.25%) GIMP
8 1 (0.13%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 92 (11.69%) Magento
2 26 (3.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (1.40%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.38%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 77 (9.78%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (3.43%) GitHub
4 11 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (0.89%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.89%) SaaS
6 5 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.51%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.38%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.13%) Heroku
9 1 (0.13%) Route 53
9 1 (0.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.45%) HTTP
2 33 (4.19%) SMTP
3 29 (3.68%) Internet
4 27 (3.43%) FTP
5 21 (2.67%) TCP/IP
6 12 (1.52%) DNS
7 7 (0.89%) SSL
8 5 (0.64%) VoIP
9 4 (0.51%) Asterisk PBX
9 4 (0.51%) Broadband
9 4 (0.51%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.51%) Firewall
9 4 (0.51%) IPv6
9 4 (0.51%) TACACS
9 4 (0.51%) VPN
9 4 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.25%) HSRP
10 2 (0.25%) Junos
10 2 (0.25%) MRTG
10 2 (0.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 356 (45.24%) MySQL
2 48 (6.10%) NoSQL
3 32 (4.07%) Relational Database
4 26 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (2.80%) SQL Server
6 21 (2.67%) Big Data
6 21 (2.67%) RDBMS
7 11 (1.40%) Redis
8 8 (1.02%) MariaDB
9 7 (0.89%) CouchDB
10 3 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.25%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.13%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.13%) GIS
12 1 (0.13%) Power BI
12 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 226 (28.72%) Git (software)
2 40 (5.08%) Jenkins
3 37 (4.70%) Visual Studio
4 35 (4.45%) JIRA
5 33 (4.19%) Subversion
6 28 (3.56%) Grunt
7 19 (2.41%) Vagrant
8 18 (2.29%) gulp
9 15 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (1.65%) Bitbucket
11 12 (1.52%) Xcode
12 10 (1.27%) Eclipse
12 10 (1.27%) PHPUnit
13 5 (0.64%) Codeception
14 4 (0.51%) Selenium
15 3 (0.38%) Cucumber
15 3 (0.38%) JUnit
15 3 (0.38%) Mercurial
15 3 (0.38%) PhpStorm
16 2 (0.25%) NUnit
General
1 71 (9.02%) Retail
2 58 (7.37%) Finance
3 54 (6.86%) Marketing
4 52 (6.61%) Electronics
5 44 (5.59%) Manufacturing
6 32 (4.07%) Telecoms
7 24 (3.05%) Advertising
8 13 (1.65%) Games
9 10 (1.27%) Banking
10 9 (1.14%) Publishing
11 6 (0.76%) Legal
12 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 606 (77.00%) Developer
2 339 (43.07%) PHP Developer
3 98 (12.45%) Senior Developer
4 95 (12.07%) Web Developer
5 93 (11.82%) JavaScript Developer
6 83 (10.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 82 (10.42%) Senior PHP Developer
8 60 (7.62%) Lead Developer
9 59 (7.50%) Software Developer
10 52 (6.61%) Lead PHP Developer
11 41 (5.21%) Architect
12 39 (4.96%) Embedded Engineer
13 34 (4.32%) Software Engineer
14 33 (4.19%) Junior
14 33 (4.19%) Junior Developer
15 32 (4.07%) PHP Web Developer
16 31 (3.94%) Magento Developer
17 29 (3.68%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 28 (3.56%) PHP Laravel Developer
19 27 (3.43%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 522 (66.33%) HTML
2 440 (55.91%) CSS
3 281 (35.71%) jQuery
4 193 (24.52%) HTML5
5 140 (17.79%) Laravel
6 133 (16.90%) LAMP
7 110 (13.98%) AngularJS
8 105 (13.34%) CSS3
9 101 (12.83%) Ajax
10 98 (12.45%) Symfony
11 94 (11.94%) .NET
12 91 (11.56%) Node.js
13 83 (10.55%) Web Services
14 73 (9.28%) Sass
15 65 (8.26%) JSON
16 60 (7.62%) REST
17 58 (7.37%) React
18 54 (6.86%) XML
19 52 (6.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 37 (4.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 94 (11.94%) User Experience
2 93 (11.82%) iPad
3 67 (8.51%) Computer Science
4 62 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
5 48 (6.10%) Mobile App
6 39 (4.96%) Algorithms
7 24 (3.05%) Data Structures
8 19 (2.41%) Device Driver
9 16 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
10 12 (1.52%) N-Tier
11 11 (1.40%) Blog
12 10 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
13 6 (0.76%) Digital Signage
14 5 (0.64%) Clustering
14 5 (0.64%) Social Media
15 3 (0.38%) Data Centre
15 3 (0.38%) RIA
16 2 (0.25%) Embedded Systems
16 2 (0.25%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 210 (26.68%) Linux
2 37 (4.70%) Android
2 37 (4.70%) Apple iOS
3 36 (4.57%) Embedded Linux
4 32 (4.07%) Windows
5 19 (2.41%) Unix
6 15 (1.91%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.64%) CentOS
8 4 (0.51%) Debian
9 3 (0.38%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.25%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (29.73%) MVC
3 209 (26.56%) E-Commerce
4 186 (23.63%) Web Development
5 181 (23.00%) OO
6 136 (17.28%) OOP
7 105 (13.34%) Front End Development
8 89 (11.31%) OO PHP
9 87 (11.05%) Software Engineering
10 81 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
11 79 (10.04%) Test Automation
12 78 (9.91%) Scrum
13 77 (9.78%) TDD
14 67 (8.51%) DevOps
15 63 (8.01%) Mentoring
16 47 (5.97%) SEO
17 44 (5.59%) Kanban
18 42 (5.34%) Validation
19 34 (4.32%) Business Intelligence
19 34 (4.32%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 505 (64.17%) JavaScript
2 151 (19.19%) SQL
3 113 (14.36%) Java
4 78 (9.91%) C++
5 69 (8.77%) C#
6 60 (7.62%) C
7 50 (6.35%) Embedded C
8 49 (6.23%) Python
9 43 (5.46%) Perl
10 39 (4.96%) Ruby
11 33 (4.19%) T-SQL
12 29 (3.68%) Embedded C++
13 28 (3.56%) VB
14 27 (3.43%) VBScript
15 12 (1.52%) Bash Shell
15 12 (1.52%) ES6
15 12 (1.52%) PHP 5
16 9 (1.14%) VB6
17 8 (1.02%) PHP 7
18 5 (0.64%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 124 (15.76%) Degree
2 34 (4.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (2.41%) HND
4 14 (1.78%) HNC
5 4 (0.51%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.38%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.38%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.25%) CCNP
7 2 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.08%) QA
2 4 (0.51%) GCP
2 4 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (3.81%) Firmware
2 21 (2.67%) Docker
3 4 (0.51%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.38%) Varnish
5 2 (0.25%) Postfix
5 2 (0.25%) qmail
6 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 39 (4.96%) Puppet
2 18 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.65%) Ansible
4 7 (0.89%) Kubernetes
5 6 (0.76%) Nagios
6 4 (0.51%) Capistrano
6 4 (0.51%) OpenNMS
6 4 (0.51%) RANCID
6 4 (0.51%) SCCM
6 4 (0.51%) Terraform
7 2 (0.25%) Cacti
7 2 (0.25%) Plesk
7 2 (0.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 78 (9.91%) Zend
2 28 (3.56%) PayPal
3 26 (3.30%) SAP
4 22 (2.80%) Microsoft
5 17 (2.16%) Google
6 14 (1.78%) Oracle
7 11 (1.40%) VMware
8 10 (1.27%) Adobe
9 7 (0.89%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.51%) Brocade
10 4 (0.51%) Cisco
10 4 (0.51%) Ericsson
10 4 (0.51%) Facebook
10 4 (0.51%) Foundry
10 4 (0.51%) Huawei
10 4 (0.51%) Juniper
10 4 (0.51%) Twitter
10 4 (0.51%) ZyXEL
11 3 (0.38%) Cloudera
11 3 (0.38%) Percona
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £27000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pearson Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + skiing , pension, table tennis
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Myles Roberts
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Myles Roberts
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £24k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Myles Roberts
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly competitive and negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 15 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly competitive and negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago