The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Oldham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 15 14 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 12.50% 2.13% 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 3.70% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42 27 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 75.00% 57.45% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 41
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £44,000
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 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 18 April 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Oldham

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 18 (78.26%) CSS
3 17 (73.91%) Linux
4 15 (65.22%) MySQL
5 14 (60.87%) Apache
6 12 (52.17%) LAMP
7 11 (47.83%) jQuery
8 10 (43.48%) MVC
9 9 (39.13%) Analytics
10 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
11 6 (26.09%) .NET
11 6 (26.09%) Statistics
11 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
11 6 (26.09%) Visualisation
11 6 (26.09%) Open Source
12 5 (21.74%) Data Virtualisation
13 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
13 4 (17.39%) Marketing
13 4 (17.39%) Symfony
13 4 (17.39%) Zend
14 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
14 3 (13.04%) SSL
14 3 (13.04%) XHTML
14 3 (13.04%) SQL
14 3 (13.04%) OOP
14 3 (13.04%) Twitter
14 3 (13.04%) HTML5
14 3 (13.04%) Social Media
15 2 (8.70%) REST

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 14 (60.87%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (13.04%) SSL
2 2 (8.70%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) PHPUnit
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) PHP Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Web Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Web Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.04%) LAMP Developer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) IT Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Database Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Support Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior
6 1 (4.35%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 18 (78.26%) CSS
3 12 (52.17%) LAMP
4 11 (47.83%) jQuery
5 6 (26.09%) .NET
6 4 (17.39%) Symfony
7 3 (13.04%) XHTML
7 3 (13.04%) HTML5
8 2 (8.70%) REST
8 2 (8.70%) CSS3
8 2 (8.70%) Web Services
8 2 (8.70%) XML
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
9 1 (4.35%) XML-RPC
9 1 (4.35%) Ajax
9 1 (4.35%) JSON
9 1 (4.35%) SOAP
9 1 (4.35%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (4.35%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Statistics
1 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
1 6 (26.09%) Visualisation
1 6 (26.09%) Open Source
2 3 (13.04%) Social Media
3 2 (8.70%) Firmware
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) MVC
2 9 (39.13%) Analytics
3 5 (21.74%) Data Virtualisation
4 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (13.04%) OOP
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) VB
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) C
3 2 (8.70%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) VB6
4 1 (4.35%) PHP5
4 1 (4.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Zend
2 3 (13.04%) Twitter
3 2 (8.70%) Facebook