Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 318 327 335
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8 +14
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 46 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.35% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 0.57% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 45 39 32
North West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,400 £32,500 £25,475
90th Percentile £50,500 £48,000 £37,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +10.81% -7.50%

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 7444 6980 6589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 55.84% 56.11% 50.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6217 6056 5668
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP 5 in the North West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 21 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
Lancashire - 16 £38,750 -
Manchester -18 15 £24,000 -43.53%
Cheshire -45 8 £42,500 +21.43% 2
Merseyside +22 7 £45,000 +20.00%
PHP 5
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 North West region with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 46 (100.00%) PHP
2 41 (89.13%) MySQL
3 26 (56.52%) HTML
3 26 (56.52%) SQL
3 26 (56.52%) CSS
4 20 (43.48%) OOP
5 19 (41.30%) PHP 7
6 18 (39.13%) Magento
7 17 (36.96%) E-Commerce
8 16 (34.78%) Linux
8 16 (34.78%) iPad
9 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
10 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
11 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
12 11 (23.91%) HTML5
12 11 (23.91%) OO
13 10 (21.74%) Apache
14 9 (19.57%) ERP
14 9 (19.57%) Project Management
14 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
14 9 (19.57%) MVC
14 9 (19.57%) Information Security
14 9 (19.57%) Subversion
14 9 (19.57%) Coaching
14 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
15 8 (17.39%) jQuery
15 8 (17.39%) CSS3
16 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
17 6 (13.04%) Finance

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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (21.74%) Apache
2 6 (13.04%) nginx
3 3 (6.52%) CMS
4 1 (2.17%) Confluence
4 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Photoshop
2 3 (6.52%) GIMP
3 2 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (89.13%) MySQL
2 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 9 (19.57%) Subversion
3 5 (10.87%) JIRA
4 4 (8.70%) PHPUnit
5 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.35%) PhpStorm
6 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Advertising
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (78.26%) Developer
2 28 (60.87%) PHP Developer
3 9 (19.57%) IT Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Development Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (15.22%) IT Development Manager
4 7 (15.22%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Senior Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.70%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Junior
5 4 (8.70%) Junior Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (56.52%) CSS
1 26 (56.52%) HTML
2 11 (23.91%) HTML5
3 8 (17.39%) CSS3
3 8 (17.39%) jQuery
4 6 (13.04%) LAMP
4 6 (13.04%) Laravel
4 6 (13.04%) REST
5 5 (10.87%) SOAP
5 5 (10.87%) Symfony
6 4 (8.70%) .NET
6 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
6 4 (8.70%) Doctrine
7 3 (6.52%) Ajax
7 3 (6.52%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.35%) RESTful
8 2 (4.35%) XML
8 2 (4.35%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) iPad
2 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
2 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.17%) Fintech
4 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.17%) W3C
4 1 (2.17%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.17%) Android
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) OOP
2 17 (36.96%) E-Commerce
3 11 (23.91%) OO
4 9 (19.57%) Coaching
4 9 (19.57%) ERP
4 9 (19.57%) Information Security
4 9 (19.57%) MVC
4 9 (19.57%) Project Management
5 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.04%) Web Development
7 3 (6.52%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.52%) Re-Platforming
7 3 (6.52%) Test Strategy
8 2 (4.35%) OO PHP
9 1 (2.17%) Business Development
9 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.17%) Cross-Browser Development
9 1 (2.17%) Market Making
9 1 (2.17%) Microservices
9 1 (2.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (56.52%) SQL
3 19 (41.30%) PHP 7
4 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.70%) C#
6 3 (6.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Zend
2 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.17%) Google
2 1 (2.17%) Twitter