Period
to 8 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 months to 8 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
England > North West
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 312 343 323
Rank change year-on-year +31 -20 +8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 2 11 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.021% 0.097% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.040% 0.18% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 43
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £33,500 £38,875 £22,200
90th Percentile £46,500 £48,750 £47,500
England median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +2.41%

PHP 5 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,996 5,988 7,340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 52.20% 52.82% 55.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4,032 5,016 6,125
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% +5.26%

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing PHP 5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in the North West

PHP 5
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for PHP 5 in the North West

PHP 5
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP 5 within the North West region over the 6 months to 8 December 2019. 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
Lancashire - 2 £40,000 -
PHP 5
England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, IT jobs citing PHP 5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Laravel
1 2 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (100.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Sprint Retrospective
2 1 (50.00%) Sprint Planning
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management

PHP 5
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Laravel
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OO PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Sprint Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Sprint Retrospective
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP