The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 26 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.73% 1.33% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.00% 2.00% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £27,500 £21,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% -17.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £21,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
75 100 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 68.18% 66.67% 74.71%
Number of salaries quoted 67 88 124
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bolton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Web Development
3 6 (54.55%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) LAMP
4 5 (45.45%) Apache
5 3 (27.27%) Ruby
5 3 (27.27%) Google
5 3 (27.27%) Replication
5 3 (27.27%) Subversion
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) SEO
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
5 3 (27.27%) Nagios
5 3 (27.27%) nginx
5 3 (27.27%) SaaS
5 3 (27.27%) Puppet
5 3 (27.27%) Google Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (27.27%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (27.27%) Opsview
6 2 (18.18%) Zend

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) nginx
2 3 (27.27%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Google Analytics
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) PHP Developer
3 4 (36.36%) PHP Web Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Web Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) LAMP
4 2 (18.18%) Sass
5 1 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (9.09%) CakePHP
5 1 (9.09%) XHTML
5 1 (9.09%) MooTools
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Web Development
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) SEO
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) PHP5
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nagios
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (27.27%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Google
2 2 (18.18%) Zend
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 7 days ago