Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wigan during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP Developer
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 11 18
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 21 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 17.36% 20.18% 7.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.50% 21.10% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 9
Wigan median annual salary £35,000 £26,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.62% -25.71% -22.22%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £44,275 £38,750 £45,000
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Wigan
Permanent vacancies in Wigan with a recognized job title 120 109 124
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.17% 95.61% 99.20%
Number of salaries quoted 109 100 115
Wigan median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,975 £21,250
90th Percentile £54,000 £47,500 £45,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

Job postings that featured PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wigan.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Wigan

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Wigan

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Wigan

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Wigan over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Wigan

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wigan region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (85.71%) MySQL
3 16 (76.19%) CSS
3 16 (76.19%) HTML
3 16 (76.19%) MVC
4 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 13 (61.90%) OOP
6 12 (57.14%) iPad
7 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
7 9 (42.86%) OO
7 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (38.10%) SQL
8 8 (38.10%) Symfony
9 7 (33.33%) jQuery
10 6 (28.57%) Zend
10 6 (28.57%) Laravel
10 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
10 6 (28.57%) TDD
11 5 (23.81%) Linux
11 5 (23.81%) Web Development
11 5 (23.81%) GitHub
11 5 (23.81%) OO PHP
12 4 (19.05%) PHP 5
12 4 (19.05%) Refactoring
12 4 (19.05%) Retail
13 3 (14.29%) Subversion
13 3 (14.29%) SEO
13 3 (14.29%) Scrum
13 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
13 3 (14.29%) Zend Framework

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (85.71%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) gulp
General
1 4 (19.05%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) CSS
1 16 (76.19%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) Symfony
3 7 (33.33%) jQuery
4 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 6 (28.57%) Laravel
5 3 (14.29%) Node.js
5 3 (14.29%) Zend Framework
6 2 (9.52%) Ajax
6 2 (9.52%) LAMP
7 1 (4.76%) LESS
7 1 (4.76%) Meteor
7 1 (4.76%) React
7 1 (4.76%) Sass
7 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) Graphic Design
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) MVC
2 13 (61.90%) OOP
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) OO
4 6 (28.57%) TDD
5 5 (23.81%) OO PHP
5 5 (23.81%) Web Development
6 4 (19.05%) Refactoring
7 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) SEO
8 2 (9.52%) Mobile Optimisation
8 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (9.52%) OOD
8 2 (9.52%) SDLC
8 2 (9.52%) Web Application Development
9 1 (4.76%) Infographics
9 1 (4.76%) Logistics
9 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) PHP 5
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Zend
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft