The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 27 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 3 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.04% 11.90% 6.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.08% 21.74% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 8
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £30,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
PHP
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59 46 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 40.14% 54.76% 61.98%
Number of salaries quoted 56 44 73
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

PHP
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Bolton region.

PHP Salary Trend in Bolton

PHP
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bolton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing PHP 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 Bolton region with a requirement for PHP.

1 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Law
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) WordPress
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (25.00%) Grunt
3 1 (25.00%) gulp
3 1 (25.00%) Case Management
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) Laravel
3 1 (25.00%) NServiceBus
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) LESS
3 1 (25.00%) AutoMapper
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Visualfiles
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) Zend
3 1 (25.00%) CakePHP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 2 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (25.00%) Grunt
2 1 (25.00%) gulp
General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) AutoMapper
3 1 (25.00%) CakePHP
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Laravel
3 1 (25.00%) LESS
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) WSDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Case Management
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Zend