The median annual salary for a Senior PHP Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior PHP Developer
North West / Manchester
Rank 151 154 172
Rank change year-on-year +3 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 54 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.39% 0.78% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 0.80% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 53 11 17
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,700 £50,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 3763 3254 3594
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.78% 97.54% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3138 2705 2948
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 £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior PHP Developer in Manchester

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Senior PHP Developer in Manchester

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior PHP Developer in Manchester

Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 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 - 1 £33,000 -
Salford - 1 £42,500 -
Wigan - 1 £37,500 - 1
Senior PHP Developer
North West

Senior PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer in the job title.

1 76 (100.00%) PHP
2 67 (88.16%) HTML
3 66 (86.84%) JavaScript
4 53 (69.74%) MySQL
5 47 (61.84%) CSS
6 44 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (48.68%) Laravel
8 36 (47.37%) MVC
9 34 (44.74%) iPad
10 32 (42.11%) Git (software)
11 29 (38.16%) LAMP
12 28 (36.84%) jQuery
12 28 (36.84%) HTML5
12 28 (36.84%) AngularJS
13 25 (32.89%) Node.js
14 22 (28.95%) Web Development
15 20 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (26.32%) Web Design
15 20 (26.32%) E-Commerce
16 19 (25.00%) Ajax
17 17 (22.37%) User Experience
18 16 (21.05%) WordPress
19 15 (19.74%) Android
19 15 (19.74%) Data Modelling
19 15 (19.74%) Mac OS X
19 15 (19.74%) Windows
19 15 (19.74%) PostgreSQL
19 15 (19.74%) Internet
19 15 (19.74%) Apple iOS
20 13 (17.11%) OO PHP

Senior PHP Developer Skill Set
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 16 (21.05%) WordPress
2 5 (6.58%) Drupal
3 1 (1.32%) CMS
3 1 (1.32%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.32%) nginx
Business Applications
1 11 (14.47%) Magento
2 1 (1.32%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.74%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (69.74%) MySQL
2 15 (19.74%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.32%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 32 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.58%) Subversion
3 3 (3.95%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.63%) Grunt
4 2 (2.63%) Selenium
5 1 (1.32%) gulp
5 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (5.26%) Retail
2 2 (2.63%) Advertising
2 2 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (88.16%) HTML
2 47 (61.84%) CSS
3 37 (48.68%) Laravel
4 29 (38.16%) LAMP
5 28 (36.84%) AngularJS
5 28 (36.84%) HTML5
5 28 (36.84%) jQuery
6 25 (32.89%) Node.js
7 19 (25.00%) Ajax
8 12 (15.79%) Symfony
9 8 (10.53%) Sass
10 5 (6.58%) LESS
11 3 (3.95%) CSS3
11 3 (3.95%) XML
12 2 (2.63%) CakePHP
12 2 (2.63%) Handlebars
12 2 (2.63%) LEMP Stack
12 2 (2.63%) Spring
12 2 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (1.32%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 34 (44.74%) iPad
2 17 (22.37%) User Experience
3 9 (11.84%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.89%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.95%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.74%) Android
1 15 (19.74%) Apple iOS
1 15 (19.74%) Mac OS X
1 15 (19.74%) Windows
2 9 (11.84%) Linux
3 3 (3.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (47.37%) MVC
3 22 (28.95%) Web Development
4 20 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (26.32%) E-Commerce
4 20 (26.32%) Web Design
5 15 (19.74%) Data Modelling
6 13 (17.11%) OO
6 13 (17.11%) OO PHP
7 9 (11.84%) SEO
8 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.89%) Scrum
10 5 (6.58%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.26%) Front End Development
11 4 (5.26%) Open Source
12 3 (3.95%) API Development
12 3 (3.95%) Web Application Development
13 2 (2.63%) Coaching
13 2 (2.63%) Prototyping
13 2 (2.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) PHP
2 66 (86.84%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.21%) SQL
4 5 (6.58%) PHP 5
5 2 (2.63%) Java
5 2 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Zend
2 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
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