Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 11 16
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 +8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 23 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 19.33% 18.75% 8.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.75% 30.88% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 11
Wigan median annual salary £33,500 £26,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.85% -25.71% -17.65%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,400 £31,250
90th Percentile £43,700 £38,750 £45,000
Manchester median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +7.69%

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wigan
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 80 68 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 67.23% 60.71% 49.60%
Number of salaries quoted 75 66 56
Wigan median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £43,750 £46,125
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wigan.

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 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Wigan

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 20 (86.96%) MySQL
2 18 (78.26%) HTML
2 18 (78.26%) CSS
3 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
4 15 (65.22%) MVC
5 13 (56.52%) OOP
6 12 (52.17%) iPad
7 10 (43.48%) OO
8 8 (34.78%) Web Development
8 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (34.78%) SQL
8 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
8 8 (34.78%) Symfony
9 6 (26.09%) Zend
9 6 (26.09%) jQuery
9 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
9 6 (26.09%) Retail
10 5 (21.74%) TDD
10 5 (21.74%) Linux
10 5 (21.74%) Laravel
11 4 (17.39%) GitHub
11 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
11 4 (17.39%) PHP 5
11 4 (17.39%) OO PHP
11 4 (17.39%) REST
11 4 (17.39%) SOAP
11 4 (17.39%) Refactoring
12 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
12 3 (13.04%) LAMP
12 3 (13.04%) Scrum

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) Sage Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (86.96%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
General
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (82.61%) PHP Developer
3 10 (43.48%) Senior Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (17.39%) HTML Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
6 3 (13.04%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (13.04%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 2 (8.70%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Symfony Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) CSS
1 18 (78.26%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) Symfony
3 6 (26.09%) jQuery
4 5 (21.74%) Laravel
5 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
5 4 (17.39%) REST
5 4 (17.39%) SOAP
6 3 (13.04%) Ajax
6 3 (13.04%) LAMP
6 3 (13.04%) Zend Framework
7 2 (8.70%) Node.js
8 1 (4.35%) Doctrine
8 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) MVC
2 13 (56.52%) OOP
3 10 (43.48%) OO
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (34.78%) Web Development
5 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
6 5 (21.74%) TDD
7 4 (17.39%) OO PHP
7 4 (17.39%) Refactoring
8 3 (13.04%) Scrum
9 2 (8.70%) Mobile Optimisation
9 2 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (8.70%) OOD
9 2 (8.70%) SDLC
9 2 (8.70%) SEO
9 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
10 1 (4.35%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) PHP 5
4 1 (4.35%) Python
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Zend
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) PayPal