The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - 22
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 1.87% - 4.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% - 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Median salary £38,750 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 52 68 79
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 48.60% 64.76% 63.20%
Number of salaries quoted 48 57 75
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing PHP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Bolton

PHP
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for PHP in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Bolton region with a requirement for PHP.

1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) LAMP
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (71.43%) Web Development
4 4 (57.14%) WAMP
4 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
4 4 (57.14%) MooTools
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
6 2 (28.57%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) OO
6 2 (28.57%) HTML5
6 2 (28.57%) CSS3
6 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
7 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (14.29%) PayPal
7 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
7 1 (14.29%) Analytics
7 1 (14.29%) Open Source
7 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
7 1 (14.29%) Change Control
7 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (14.29%) Data Conversion
7 1 (14.29%) QA
7 1 (14.29%) Ruby
7 1 (14.29%) Ajax
7 1 (14.29%) Marketing

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (14.29%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) PHP Developer
3 4 (57.14%) PHP Web Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) LAMP
3 4 (57.14%) MooTools
3 4 (57.14%) WAMP
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) Ajax
6 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Data Conversion
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) PayPal
1 1 (14.29%) Sage