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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 10 5 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Permanent jobs citing PHP 13 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 25.00% 18.18% 5.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.14% 37.04% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 7
Median salary £26,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £33,850 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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 Wigan region.

Programming Languages Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 27 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 67.31% 49.09% 64.23%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 50
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 December 2016, 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 (100.00%) MySQL
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
1 23 (100.00%) HTML
2 22 (95.65%) OOP
3 17 (73.91%) MVC
4 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
4 15 (65.22%) jQuery
4 15 (65.22%) HTML5
4 15 (65.22%) CSS3
5 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
6 10 (43.48%) Zend
7 9 (39.13%) CodeIgniter
8 8 (34.78%) Zend Framework
8 8 (34.78%) Scrum
8 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (34.78%) Symfony
9 7 (30.43%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (30.43%) Mobile App
9 7 (30.43%) SDLC
9 7 (30.43%) Ajax
10 6 (26.09%) Email Marketing
10 6 (26.09%) Marketing
10 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
10 6 (26.09%) WordPress
11 5 (21.74%) iPad
11 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
12 4 (17.39%) Linux
12 4 (17.39%) Coaching
13 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration

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 (26.09%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) MySQL
2 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (26.09%) Marketing
2 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
1 23 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 7 (30.43%) MySQL Developer
2 7 (30.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Junior
3 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (4.35%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (4.35%) HTML Developer
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
1 23 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (65.22%) CSS3
2 15 (65.22%) HTML5
2 15 (65.22%) jQuery
3 9 (39.13%) CodeIgniter
4 8 (34.78%) Symfony
4 8 (34.78%) Zend Framework
5 7 (30.43%) Ajax
5 7 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (13.04%) REST
7 2 (8.70%) FuelPHP
7 2 (8.70%) Laravel
7 2 (8.70%) Node.js
7 2 (8.70%) SOAP
7 2 (8.70%) WebSockets
7 2 (8.70%) XML
7 2 (8.70%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Mobile App
2 5 (21.74%) iPad
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) OOP
2 17 (73.91%) MVC
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Scrum
4 7 (30.43%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (30.43%) SDLC
5 6 (26.09%) Email Marketing
6 4 (17.39%) Coaching
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.04%) OO
7 3 (13.04%) TDD
8 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
9 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.35%) OOD
9 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Zend