The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Manchester / Wigan
Rank 10 2 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs citing PHP 9 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 19.57% 25.00% 10.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.13% 60.00% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 11
Median salary £26,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wigan region.

Programming Languages Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
32 20 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 69.57% 41.67% 65.74%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 47
Median salary £40,000 £33,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.30% +10.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

The demand trend of job ads across the Wigan region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

PHP
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

PHP Salary Trend in Wigan

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wigan region with a requirement for PHP.

1 23 (95.83%) HTML
1 23 (95.83%) CSS
2 22 (91.67%) MySQL
3 21 (87.50%) OOP
4 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 16 (66.67%) MVC
5 15 (62.50%) jQuery
6 13 (54.17%) HTML5
6 13 (54.17%) CSS3
7 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
7 11 (45.83%) Zend
8 9 (37.50%) Zend Framework
8 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (37.50%) Scrum
9 8 (33.33%) Symfony
10 7 (29.17%) CodeIgniter
11 6 (25.00%) Email Marketing
11 6 (25.00%) Marketing
11 6 (25.00%) iPad
11 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
11 6 (25.00%) WordPress
11 6 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
12 5 (20.83%) SDLC
12 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (20.83%) Ajax
13 4 (16.67%) Linux
13 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
13 4 (16.67%) Coaching
14 3 (12.50%) Laravel

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (91.67%) MySQL
2 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 6 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
1 24 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 7 (29.17%) MySQL Developer
2 7 (29.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Junior
3 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) CSS
1 23 (95.83%) HTML
2 15 (62.50%) jQuery
3 13 (54.17%) CSS3
3 13 (54.17%) HTML5
4 9 (37.50%) Zend Framework
5 8 (33.33%) Symfony
6 7 (29.17%) CodeIgniter
7 6 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (20.83%) Ajax
9 3 (12.50%) Laravel
9 3 (12.50%) REST
10 2 (8.33%) FuelPHP
10 2 (8.33%) SOAP
10 2 (8.33%) XML
10 2 (8.33%) XML-RPC
11 1 (4.17%) Node.js
11 1 (4.17%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) iPad
2 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) OOP
2 16 (66.67%) MVC
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) Scrum
4 6 (25.00%) Email Marketing
5 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (20.83%) SDLC
6 4 (16.67%) Coaching
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.50%) OO
7 3 (12.50%) TDD
7 3 (12.50%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Zend
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