The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Manchester / Wigan
Rank 9 5 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 12 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 16.67% 12.50% 15.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.91% 22.22% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 11
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
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 Wigan with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wigan
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 43 9 53
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan 59.72% 56.25% 72.60%
Number of salaries quoted 43 8 25
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -1.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wigan 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 Wigan

PHP
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for PHP in Wigan

PHP
Salary Histogram in Wigan

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Wigan over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Wigan

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wigan region with a requirement for PHP.

1 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 15 (65.22%) MySQL
2 15 (65.22%) CSS
3 14 (60.87%) HTML
4 13 (56.52%) MVC
5 12 (52.17%) OOP
5 12 (52.17%) jQuery
6 11 (47.83%) Zend
6 11 (47.83%) Laravel
7 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
7 10 (43.48%) Web Development
8 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (30.43%) Scrum
9 7 (30.43%) Symfony
9 7 (30.43%) iPad
9 7 (30.43%) Zend Framework
10 6 (26.09%) HTML5
10 6 (26.09%) CSS3
11 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (21.74%) JIRA
11 5 (21.74%) OO
12 4 (17.39%) Degree
13 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
13 3 (13.04%) Linux
14 2 (8.70%) REST
14 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
14 2 (8.70%) CodeIgniter
14 2 (8.70%) Email Marketing
14 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
14 2 (8.70%) WordPress

PHP
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (95.65%) PHP Developer
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Junior
4 3 (13.04%) Junior Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Junior PHP Developer
4 3 (13.04%) MySQL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 3 (13.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (4.35%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Junior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.35%) PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) CSS
2 14 (60.87%) HTML
3 12 (52.17%) jQuery
4 11 (47.83%) Laravel
5 7 (30.43%) Symfony
5 7 (30.43%) Zend Framework
6 6 (26.09%) CSS3
6 6 (26.09%) HTML5
7 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.70%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (8.70%) FuelPHP
8 2 (8.70%) REST
9 1 (4.35%) Ajax
9 1 (4.35%) SOAP
9 1 (4.35%) XML
9 1 (4.35%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) iPad
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) MVC
2 12 (52.17%) OOP
3 10 (43.48%) Web Development
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) OO
7 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.70%) Coaching
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.70%) Email Marketing
8 2 (8.70%) OO PHP
8 2 (8.70%) SOLID
8 2 (8.70%) TDD
9 1 (4.35%) OOD
9 1 (4.35%) SDLC
9 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Zend
Wigan
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wigan
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Wigan
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago