Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for PHP 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 7 over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 7
England > North West
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 345 339 341
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 13 36 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.11% 0.27% 0.026%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.47% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 12 30 3
North West median annual salary £32,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.96% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £23,250 £25,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £42,275 £47,625 £37,450
England median annual salary £47,500 £38,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year +22.58% +29.17% -

PHP 7 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 6,703 7,628 6,184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 55.40% 57.79% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5,633 6,476 5,354
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,063 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

PHP 7
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing PHP 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 7 in the North West

PHP 7
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 7 in the North West.

Salary trend for PHP 7 in the North West

PHP 7
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP 7 in the North West over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP 7 in the North West

PHP 7
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 7 within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 August 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
Manchester +13 8 £37,500 -16.67% 7
Lancashire +6 4 £24,500 -18.33%
Merseyside +19 1 £40,000 +23.08%
PHP 7
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing PHP 7 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 7.

1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (84.62%) MySQL
3 7 (53.85%) MVC
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
5 5 (38.46%) Laravel
5 5 (38.46%) CMS
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) Zend
6 4 (30.77%) Magento
7 3 (23.08%) Symfony
7 3 (23.08%) Vagrant
7 3 (23.08%) DevOps
7 3 (23.08%) OOP
7 3 (23.08%) Vue.js
8 2 (15.38%) git-flow
8 2 (15.38%) OO
8 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 2 (15.38%) Java
8 2 (15.38%) Web Services
8 2 (15.38%) Advertising
8 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 2 (15.38%) React
8 2 (15.38%) Mobile Development
8 2 (15.38%) SaaS
8 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
8 2 (15.38%) PHP 5
8 2 (15.38%) jQuery

PHP 7
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 5 (38.46%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Drupal
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) GIMP
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) Vagrant
3 2 (15.38%) git-flow
4 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
4 1 (7.69%) gulp
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (92.31%) PHP Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SaaS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) Laravel
3 3 (23.08%) Symfony
3 3 (23.08%) Vue.js
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) React
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) Zend Framework
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) Ionic Framework
5 1 (7.69%) LAMP
5 1 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (7.69%) Middleware
5 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) OOP
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Development
3 2 (15.38%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) API Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Modular Programming
4 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) PHP 5
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) LXC
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Zend
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle