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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank - 23 41
Permanent jobs citing PHP 0 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 6.40% 1.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 9.41% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 3
Median salary - £26,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
52 85 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 57.14% 68.00% 80.13%
Number of salaries quoted 34 78 122
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) Web Development
1 12 (100.00%) HTML5
2 11 (91.67%) WordPress
2 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (91.67%) Relational Database
3 8 (66.67%) CSS3
3 8 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 8 (66.67%) Ajax
3 8 (66.67%) SEO
4 3 (25.00%) IIS
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Legal
4 3 (25.00%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) MySQL
4 3 (25.00%) Marketing
4 3 (25.00%) JIRA
4 3 (25.00%) Symfony
4 3 (25.00%) Atlassian
4 3 (25.00%) Drupal
4 3 (25.00%) RESTful
4 3 (25.00%) Confluence
4 3 (25.00%) Twitter
4 3 (25.00%) API Design
4 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 11 (91.67%) WordPress
2 3 (25.00%) Confluence
2 3 (25.00%) Drupal
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
1 12 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 8 (66.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 8 (66.67%) HTML Developer
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 8 (66.67%) PHP Web Developer
2 8 (66.67%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) HTML5
2 8 (66.67%) Ajax
2 8 (66.67%) CSS3
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) RESTful
3 3 (25.00%) Symfony
3 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Web Development
2 8 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (66.67%) SEO
3 3 (25.00%) API Design
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (25.00%) Twitter
2 1 (8.33%) Facebook
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft