The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 41 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.55% 14.88% 3.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 20.69% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 4
Average salary £31,000 £22,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.32% -11.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
150 87 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 82.87% 71.90% 61.95%
Number of salaries quoted 141 71 69
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PHP
Manchester

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP.

1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Kohana
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Symfony
4 2 (33.33%) Zend
4 2 (33.33%) LAMP
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) XHTML
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) XQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) MVC

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) LAMP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Kohana
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Symfony
3 2 (33.33%) LAMP
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) XHTML
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) DOM
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) XQuery
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Zend
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter
Bolton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago