The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 7 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 16.28% 14.29% 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.82% 20.69% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
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 Oldham region.

Programming Languages Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 51.16% 69.05% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 19
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £30,000 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,246 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Oldham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

PHP
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

PHP Salary Trend in Oldham

PHP
Salary Histogram in Oldham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Oldham region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Oldham

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
3 9 (81.82%) MVC
4 6 (54.55%) jQuery
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) Degree
5 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
5 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 5 (45.45%) MySQL
5 5 (45.45%) C#
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
5 5 (45.45%) LAMP
6 4 (36.36%) Web Development
6 4 (36.36%) Apache
6 4 (36.36%) CSS3
6 4 (36.36%) HTML5
7 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
7 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 1 (9.09%) OO
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle
7 1 (9.09%) Web Services
7 1 (9.09%) XML

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Web Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Web Applications Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) LAMP
4 4 (36.36%) CSS3
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) XSD
5 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
3 5 (45.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat