Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior PHP Developer was £42,750 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Senior PHP Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 243 234
Rank change year-on-year +48 -9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 109 46 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.37% 0.61% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 0.63% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 104 45 33
Manchester median annual salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,750 £32,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £62,500 £48,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +28.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7739 7309 7172
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.44% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6429 6274 5976
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Senior PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Senior PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wigan - 9 £40,000 -
Bolton +4 6 £43,500 +24.29%
Salford -6 1 £40,000 -
Stockport - 1 £42,500 - 1
Senior PHP Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 109 (100.00%) PHP
2 80 (73.39%) MySQL
3 54 (49.54%) MVC
4 51 (46.79%) jQuery
5 50 (45.87%) JavaScript
6 47 (43.12%) HTML
7 42 (38.53%) CSS
7 42 (38.53%) OOP
8 41 (37.61%) OO
9 39 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (34.86%) Git (software)
11 37 (33.94%) E-Commerce
12 33 (30.28%) Web Development
13 31 (28.44%) Magento
13 31 (28.44%) Laravel
14 30 (27.52%) Symfony
14 30 (27.52%) Retail
15 29 (26.61%) Zend
16 28 (25.69%) Amazon AWS
17 26 (23.85%) OO PHP
18 24 (22.02%) HTML5
19 22 (20.18%) Sass
20 20 (18.35%) DevOps
21 17 (15.60%) GitHub
22 16 (14.68%) WordPress
23 15 (13.76%) AngularJS
24 14 (12.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 14 (12.84%) Open Source
24 14 (12.84%) Web Services
25 13 (11.93%) Apache

Senior 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 16 (14.68%) WordPress
2 13 (11.93%) Apache
3 12 (11.01%) CMS
3 12 (11.01%) Joomla!
4 10 (9.17%) Apache Solr
5 9 (8.26%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.75%) Confluence
6 3 (2.75%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 31 (28.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (25.69%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (15.60%) GitHub
3 11 (10.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (8.26%) Google App Engine
4 9 (8.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (73.39%) MySQL
2 7 (6.42%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (34.86%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.09%) PHPUnit
3 10 (9.17%) Vagrant
4 9 (8.26%) Codeception
4 9 (8.26%) Jenkins
5 7 (6.42%) Selenium
5 7 (6.42%) Subversion
5 7 (6.42%) Xdebug
6 3 (2.75%) JIRA
7 2 (1.83%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
General
1 30 (27.52%) Retail
2 5 (4.59%) Finance
3 2 (1.83%) Advertising
4 1 (0.92%) Games
4 1 (0.92%) Legal
4 1 (0.92%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (46.79%) jQuery
2 47 (43.12%) HTML
3 42 (38.53%) CSS
4 31 (28.44%) Laravel
5 30 (27.52%) Symfony
6 24 (22.02%) HTML5
7 22 (20.18%) Sass
8 15 (13.76%) AngularJS
9 14 (12.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (12.84%) Web Services
10 10 (9.17%) RESTful
11 9 (8.26%) Ext JS
12 8 (7.34%) LAMP
13 6 (5.50%) Node.js
14 5 (4.59%) XHTML
15 3 (2.75%) CodeIgniter
15 3 (2.75%) CSS3
15 3 (2.75%) XML
16 2 (1.83%) CakePHP
16 2 (1.83%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) Replication
2 6 (5.50%) iPad
3 4 (3.67%) Blog
4 3 (2.75%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.83%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.83%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (1.83%) User Experience
6 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.92%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.01%) Linux
2 9 (8.26%) Unix
3 3 (2.75%) Android
3 3 (2.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (49.54%) MVC
2 42 (38.53%) OOP
3 41 (37.61%) OO
4 39 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (33.94%) E-Commerce
6 33 (30.28%) Web Development
7 26 (23.85%) OO PHP
8 20 (18.35%) DevOps
9 14 (12.84%) Open Source
10 13 (11.93%) TDD
11 12 (11.01%) Re-Platforming
11 12 (11.01%) Software Engineering
12 11 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (10.09%) Migration
13 9 (8.26%) Mentoring
14 7 (6.42%) Performance Optimisation
14 7 (6.42%) Refactoring
14 7 (6.42%) Scrum
15 6 (5.50%) Project Management
16 5 (4.59%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 109 (100.00%) PHP
2 50 (45.87%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.17%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.83%) Java
5 1 (0.92%) PHP 7
5 1 (0.92%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (1.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) GCP
System Software
1 9 (8.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (8.26%) Capistrano
1 9 (8.26%) Kubernetes
1 9 (8.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (26.61%) Zend
2 10 (9.17%) Oracle
3 9 (8.26%) Google
4 7 (6.42%) Percona