The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 15 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 10 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 13.70% - 4.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.52% - 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 3
Average salary £30,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
54 30 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 73.97% 57.69% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 49
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 18 (100.00%) HTML
2 17 (94.44%) MySQL
3 14 (77.78%) CSS
4 12 (66.67%) OOP
4 12 (66.67%) MVC
5 9 (50.00%) jQuery
6 8 (44.44%) Web Development
6 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 8 (44.44%) Zend
7 7 (38.89%) Laravel
7 7 (38.89%) Symfony
8 6 (33.33%) SEO
9 5 (27.78%) Magento
9 5 (27.78%) Linux
10 4 (22.22%) OO
10 4 (22.22%) OO PHP
11 2 (11.11%) CSS3
11 2 (11.11%) HTML5
11 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (11.11%) Flash
11 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
12 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
12 1 (5.56%) C#
12 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
12 1 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
12 1 (5.56%) W3C
12 1 (5.56%) Project Management
12 1 (5.56%) Advertising
12 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
12 1 (5.56%) Marketing

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Magento
2 1 (5.56%) Zen Cart
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 16 (88.89%) PHP Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior PHP Developer
3 4 (22.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (77.78%) CSS
3 9 (50.00%) jQuery
4 7 (38.89%) Laravel
4 7 (38.89%) Symfony
5 2 (11.11%) Flash
5 2 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (5.56%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) W3C
1 1 (5.56%) Open Source
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) OOP
1 12 (66.67%) MVC
2 8 (44.44%) Web Development
3 6 (33.33%) SEO
4 4 (22.22%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) OO PHP
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Zend
Wigan
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