Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
England > North West
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 341 325 310
Rank change year-on-year -16 -15 +28
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 27 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.21% 0.30% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.52% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 26 35 41
North West median annual salary £41,250 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.01% +4.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £25,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,000 £43,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +1.27%

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 7,175 7,054 6,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 56.60% 57.62% 50.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5,947 6,119 5,205
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 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £55,900
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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018. 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
Cheshire -43 9 £42,500 +21.43%
Manchester -8 8 £45,000 +5.88%
Lancashire - 8 £40,000 -
Merseyside +29 2 £35,500 -11.25%
PHP 5
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 27 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (96.30%) MySQL
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 13 (48.15%) HTML
3 13 (48.15%) CSS
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 12 (44.44%) PHP 7
5 10 (37.04%) Magento
6 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 8 (29.63%) Linux
7 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
8 7 (25.93%) iPad
8 7 (25.93%) Subversion
8 7 (25.93%) JIRA
8 7 (25.93%) OOP
8 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
9 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
9 6 (22.22%) ERP
9 6 (22.22%) Project Management
9 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
9 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
9 6 (22.22%) OO
9 6 (22.22%) Apache
9 6 (22.22%) .NET
9 6 (22.22%) C#
9 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
9 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
9 6 (22.22%) Information Security
9 6 (22.22%) Coaching

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 6 (22.22%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) nginx
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (96.30%) MySQL
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.93%) JIRA
2 7 (25.93%) Subversion
3 4 (14.81%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) PhpStorm
4 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) PHP Developer
3 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
3 6 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Development Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (14.81%) IT Development Manager
4 4 (14.81%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (7.41%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (7.41%) HTML Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) CSS
1 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 5 (18.52%) Symfony
4 4 (14.81%) CSS3
4 4 (14.81%) Doctrine
4 4 (14.81%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) EDI
5 2 (7.41%) jQuery
5 2 (7.41%) LAMP
5 2 (7.41%) REST
5 2 (7.41%) Zend Framework
6 1 (3.70%) Ajax
6 1 (3.70%) RESTful
6 1 (3.70%) SOAP
6 1 (3.70%) Web Services
6 1 (3.70%) XHTML
6 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) iPad
2 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Debian
2 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) OOP
4 6 (22.22%) Coaching
4 6 (22.22%) ERP
4 6 (22.22%) Information Security
4 6 (22.22%) OO
4 6 (22.22%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) MVC
5 3 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (7.41%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.70%) Business Development
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Cross-Browser Development
7 1 (3.70%) Microservices
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.70%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) PHP 7
4 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 6 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Zend
2 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.70%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) Twitter