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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Manchester / Wigan
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 11 16
Rank change year-on-year -13 +5  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 6.25% 7.32% 3.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.11% 13.04% 6.25%
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 £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 Wigan with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wigan
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 74 23 32
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan 77.08% 56.10% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 73 23 25
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Wigan

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

1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) Web Development
3 10 (55.56%) jQuery
3 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 10 (55.56%) Laravel
4 9 (50.00%) MVC
5 8 (44.44%) CSS
6 7 (38.89%) HTML
6 7 (38.89%) MySQL
6 7 (38.89%) OOP
7 6 (33.33%) JIRA
7 6 (33.33%) iPad
7 6 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (27.78%) OO
9 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
9 4 (22.22%) Symfony
9 4 (22.22%) Zend
9 4 (22.22%) Degree
9 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (16.67%) Subversion
11 2 (11.11%) Zend Framework
11 2 (11.11%) Refactoring
11 2 (11.11%) QA
11 2 (11.11%) SQL
11 2 (11.11%) Scrum
11 2 (11.11%) SOLID
11 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
11 2 (11.11%) CSS3
11 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
11 2 (11.11%) OO PHP

PHP
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 (38.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 6 (33.33%) JIRA
3 3 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (94.44%) PHP Developer
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (22.22%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 3 (16.67%) JIRA Developer
5 2 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (11.11%) HTML Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) jQuery
1 10 (55.56%) Laravel
2 8 (44.44%) CSS
3 7 (38.89%) HTML
4 6 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (22.22%) Symfony
6 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.11%) CSS3
6 2 (11.11%) HTML5
6 2 (11.11%) Zend Framework
7 1 (5.56%) Ajax
7 1 (5.56%) REST
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) iPad
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Web Development
2 9 (50.00%) MVC
3 7 (38.89%) OOP
4 5 (27.78%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
6 2 (11.11%) Refactoring
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) SOLID
7 1 (5.56%) DevOps
7 1 (5.56%) Microservices
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Zend