The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oldham 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Manchester / Oldham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 14 6
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 9.38% 2.78% 15.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 3.13% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +84.21%  
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 Oldham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Oldham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 24 32 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 75.00% 88.89% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 9
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +58.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £19,450
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oldham 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 Oldham

PHP
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Salary trend for PHP in Oldham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oldham region with a requirement for PHP.

1 54 (88.52%) HTML
2 52 (85.25%) C++
3 51 (83.61%) Degree
4 48 (78.69%) C
4 48 (78.69%) Embedded C
5 47 (77.05%) Validation
6 46 (75.41%) Software Engineering
6 46 (75.41%) Linux
7 37 (60.66%) MySQL
8 35 (57.38%) .NET
8 35 (57.38%) Embedded Linux
9 30 (49.18%) Embedded C++
9 30 (49.18%) Firmware
10 27 (44.26%) Electronics
10 27 (44.26%) Computer Science
11 26 (42.62%) Feasibility Study
12 24 (39.34%) Visual Studio
13 23 (37.70%) Computer Science Degree
14 21 (34.43%) VB
15 20 (32.79%) Manufacturing
15 20 (32.79%) HND
15 20 (32.79%) Git (software)
16 19 (31.15%) Algorithms
17 17 (27.87%) Device Driver Development
17 17 (27.87%) TCP/IP
17 17 (27.87%) SQL
17 17 (27.87%) SOAP
17 17 (27.87%) Device Driver
18 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
18 16 (26.23%) HNC

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oldham 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 (1.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (60.66%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (39.34%) Visual Studio
2 20 (32.79%) Git (software)
3 11 (18.03%) JIRA
4 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (44.26%) Electronics
2 20 (32.79%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (65.57%) Embedded Engineer
2 30 (49.18%) Developer
3 17 (27.87%) Embedded Developer
3 17 (27.87%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 17 (27.87%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (26.23%) Linux Developer
5 13 (21.31%) Software Engineer
6 12 (19.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 10 (16.39%) Embedded C Engineer
8 9 (14.75%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 9 (14.75%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 8 (13.11%) C Developer
9 8 (13.11%) Embedded C Developer
9 8 (13.11%) Software Developer
10 7 (11.48%) C/C++ Developer
10 7 (11.48%) C++ Developer
10 7 (11.48%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
10 7 (11.48%) Embedded C++ Developer
10 7 (11.48%) Test Engineer
11 6 (9.84%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (88.52%) HTML
2 35 (57.38%) .NET
3 17 (27.87%) SOAP
4 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET
4 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (21.31%) jQuery
5 7 (11.48%) CSS
6 6 (9.84%) Node.js
7 4 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (4.92%) Dapper ORM
8 3 (4.92%) REST
8 3 (4.92%) RESTful
8 3 (4.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (44.26%) Computer Science
2 19 (31.15%) Algorithms
3 17 (27.87%) Device Driver
4 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.92%) RIA
5 3 (4.92%) User Experience
6 2 (3.28%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 46 (75.41%) Linux
2 35 (57.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (77.05%) Validation
2 46 (75.41%) Software Engineering
3 26 (42.62%) Feasibility Study
4 17 (27.87%) Device Driver Development
5 16 (26.23%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 15 (24.59%) MVC
7 9 (14.75%) Web Development
8 8 (13.11%) Component Testing
9 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (11.48%) TDD
9 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
10 5 (8.20%) Rapid Prototyping
10 5 (8.20%) Test Automation
11 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (3.28%) Analytics
12 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
12 2 (3.28%) SEO
12 2 (3.28%) Web Design
13 1 (1.64%) Continuous Integration
13 1 (1.64%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (85.25%) C++
2 48 (78.69%) C
2 48 (78.69%) Embedded C
3 30 (49.18%) Embedded C++
4 21 (34.43%) VB
5 17 (27.87%) SQL
6 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
7 14 (22.95%) C#
8 10 (16.39%) VB6
9 4 (6.56%) Perl
9 4 (6.56%) Python
10 3 (4.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (83.61%) Degree
2 23 (37.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (32.79%) HND
4 16 (26.23%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) QA
System Software
1 30 (49.18%) Firmware