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 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 / Salford
Rank 17 10 13
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 2.78% 6.67% 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 10.53% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Median salary £42,750 £31,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.80% +4.16%  
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 Salford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Salford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 42 19 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 58.33% 63.33% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 38
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

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 Salford region with a requirement for PHP.

1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) Apache
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) qmail
5 2 (28.57%) Postfix
5 2 (28.57%) nginx
5 2 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) Nagios
5 2 (28.57%) CentOS
5 2 (28.57%) Debian
5 2 (28.57%) Clustering
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Subversion
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) GitHub
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) User Experience
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills

PHP
Top Related 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) nginx
3 1 (14.29%) Drupal
3 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) Grunt
3 1 (14.29%) gulp
3 1 (14.29%) PhpStorm
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Product Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Products Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior PHP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Handlebars
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) LESS
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) CentOS
2 2 (28.57%) Debian
2 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) API Development
1 2 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) B2B
2 1 (14.29%) B2C
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Postfix
1 2 (28.57%) qmail
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) Plesk
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat