The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £30,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wigan during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 10 14
Rank change year-on-year -14 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 6.25% 7.50% 3.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.32% 7.89% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Median salary £30,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.15% -7.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year - +1.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Wigan
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 95 38 50
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan 98.96% 95.00% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 92 36 41
Median salary £37,500 £29,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.31% -14.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wigan that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 25 June 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 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) Web Development
4 10 (58.82%) jQuery
4 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
4 10 (58.82%) Laravel
5 8 (47.06%) MVC
6 7 (41.18%) MySQL
6 7 (41.18%) CSS
7 6 (35.29%) HTML
7 6 (35.29%) OOP
7 6 (35.29%) JIRA
7 6 (35.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (35.29%) iPad
8 5 (29.41%) OO
9 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
9 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (23.53%) Symfony
9 4 (23.53%) Zend
10 3 (17.65%) Degree
10 3 (17.65%) Subversion
11 2 (11.76%) SQL
11 2 (11.76%) Scrum
11 2 (11.76%) Zend Framework
11 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
11 2 (11.76%) SOLID
11 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
12 1 (5.88%) DevOps
12 1 (5.88%) Microservices
12 1 (5.88%) SDLC

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
2 6 (35.29%) JIRA
3 3 (17.65%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) jQuery
1 10 (58.82%) Laravel
2 7 (41.18%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (23.53%) Symfony
5 2 (11.76%) Zend Framework
6 1 (5.88%) Ajax
6 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) REST
6 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Web Development
2 8 (47.06%) MVC
3 6 (35.29%) OOP
4 5 (29.41%) OO
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
6 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) SOLID
7 1 (5.88%) DevOps
7 1 (5.88%) Microservices
7 1 (5.88%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Zend