The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for PHP 5 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 181 -
Rank change year-on-year -22 -  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.21% 0.029% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 0.051% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Median salary £47,500 £41,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.45% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  

PHP 5 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 2557 1963 1807
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 61.03% 56.12% 53.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2248 1719 1582
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 £30,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in Manchester

PHP 5
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 in Manchester.

Salary trend for PHP 5 in Manchester

PHP 5
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP 5 in Manchester over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP 5 in Manchester

PHP 5
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 5 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 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
Wigan - 1 £45,000 -
PHP 5
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing PHP 5 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 5.

1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) MVC
3 8 (72.73%) MySQL
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) Zend
3 8 (72.73%) Laravel
4 7 (63.64%) Symfony
4 7 (63.64%) HTML
4 7 (63.64%) CSS
5 5 (45.45%) LAMP
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 5 (45.45%) HTML5
5 5 (45.45%) User Experience
6 4 (36.36%) Sass
6 4 (36.36%) LESS
6 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
6 4 (36.36%) React
6 4 (36.36%) API Development
6 4 (36.36%) Backbone.js
6 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
6 4 (36.36%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (36.36%) SaaS
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) Web Development
7 3 (27.27%) Subversion
7 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
7 3 (27.27%) OO
7 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 3 (27.27%) BDD

PHP 5
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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) GIMP
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
2 1 (9.09%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) Vagrant
3 1 (9.09%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) PHP Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Laravel
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) Symfony
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) LAMP
4 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 4 (36.36%) Backbone.js
4 4 (36.36%) LESS
4 4 (36.36%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (36.36%) React
4 4 (36.36%) Sass
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) SOAP
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
4 1 (9.09%) iPad
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) API Development
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) Microservices
5 3 (27.27%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) OO PHP
6 2 (18.18%) OOP
6 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 1 (9.09%) DevOps
7 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) PHP 7
4 1 (9.09%) PHP 4
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Zend