The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 / Salford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 5 13
Rank change year-on-year -14 +8  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 1.37% 25.81% 10.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.50% 34.78% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 4
Median salary £18,000 £35,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.57% -20.00%  
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 Salford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Salford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 40 23 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 54.79% 74.19% 53.73%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 29
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £32,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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 Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

PHP
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for PHP in Salford

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 Salford region with a requirement for PHP.

1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Drupal
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Grunt
2 1 (33.33%) PhpStorm
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) gulp
2 1 (33.33%) API Development
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Handlebars
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Plesk
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) MVC

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 (66.67%) Drupal
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Grunt
1 1 (33.33%) gulp
1 1 (33.33%) PhpStorm
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior WordPress Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Handlebars
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) API Development
1 1 (33.33%) B2B
1 1 (33.33%) B2C
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Plesk