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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 28 11 41
Rank change year-on-year -17 +30  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 3.85% 11.11% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.41% 19.05% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 2
Median salary £23,500 £30,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.66% -25.92%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +2.85%  

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 78 42 121
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 60.00% 58.33% 71.60%
Number of salaries quoted 72 32 109
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% -15.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) Web Development
4 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 5 (55.56%) WAMP
4 5 (55.56%) Web Application Development
4 5 (55.56%) MooTools
4 5 (55.56%) LAMP
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (22.22%) WordPress
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) Ajax
7 1 (11.11%) Marketing
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) SEO
7 1 (11.11%) Law
7 1 (11.11%) CMS
7 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 1 (11.11%) WSDL
7 1 (11.11%) Sage
7 1 (11.11%) Internet
7 1 (11.11%) SOAP

PHP
Top Related 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 2 (22.22%) WordPress
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (11.11%) Grunt
2 1 (11.11%) gulp
General
1 1 (11.11%) Law
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) PHP Developer
3 5 (55.56%) PHP Web Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) LAMP
3 5 (55.56%) MooTools
3 5 (55.56%) WAMP
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) AutoMapper
6 1 (11.11%) CakePHP
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) JSON
6 1 (11.11%) LESS
6 1 (11.11%) Sass
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) Symfony
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Web Development
2 5 (55.56%) Web Application Development
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
5 1 (11.11%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) PayPal
1 1 (11.11%) Sage
1 1 (11.11%) Zend
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