The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 13 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 6.25% 5.33% 12.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.53% 8.89% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 9
Average salary £31,250 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Salford region.

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 59.38% 60.00% 58.97%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 42
Average salary £30,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.73% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £29,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

PHP
Salary Trend in Salford

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

PHP Salary Trend in Salford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Salford 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 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) WAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) li3
2 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) BBC
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) iDTV
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Salford 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 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) li3
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) WAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) BBC
1 1 (33.33%) iDTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle