The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 32 42 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 21 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.86% 4.29% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.98% 4.43% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 12
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
PHP Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
422 451 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.69% 96.78% 94.58%
Number of salaries quoted 374 385 414
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,058 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Lancashire

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +10 7 £27,500 -8.33% 3
Skelmersdale - 7 £30,000 -
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 76 (100.00%) PHP
2 71 (93.42%) MySQL
3 67 (88.16%) HTML
4 51 (67.11%) OOP
4 51 (67.11%) jQuery
5 50 (65.79%) CSS
6 40 (52.63%) OO
7 37 (48.68%) Zend
7 37 (48.68%) HTML5
8 36 (47.37%) JavaScript
9 31 (40.79%) MVC
10 26 (34.21%) Linux
11 23 (30.26%) PHP5
12 22 (28.95%) WordPress
13 20 (26.32%) CakePHP
13 20 (26.32%) Magento
14 19 (25.00%) CSS3
14 19 (25.00%) OO PHP
14 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
15 17 (22.37%) Symfony
15 17 (22.37%) Ajax
15 17 (22.37%) Marketing
15 17 (22.37%) Mentoring
15 17 (22.37%) Backbone.js
16 16 (21.05%) Drupal
17 15 (19.74%) Data Integration
18 14 (18.42%) CMS
18 14 (18.42%) Mobile App
18 14 (18.42%) Mobile Application Development
19 13 (17.11%) Git (software)

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (28.95%) WordPress
2 16 (21.05%) Drupal
3 14 (18.42%) CMS
4 2 (2.63%) Apache
Business Applications
1 20 (26.32%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (93.42%) MySQL
2 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.89%) Zend Studio
3 4 (5.26%) Subversion
4 2 (2.63%) PhpStorm
General
1 17 (22.37%) Marketing
2 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (88.16%) HTML
2 51 (67.11%) jQuery
3 50 (65.79%) CSS
4 37 (48.68%) HTML5
5 20 (26.32%) CakePHP
6 19 (25.00%) CSS3
7 17 (22.37%) Backbone.js
7 17 (22.37%) Ajax
7 17 (22.37%) Symfony
8 13 (17.11%) LAMP
9 11 (14.47%) Zend Framework
10 10 (13.16%) AngularJS
11 7 (9.21%) Laravel
12 4 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
12 4 (5.26%) RESTful
12 4 (5.26%) REST
13 3 (3.95%) Web Services
14 2 (2.63%) SOAP
14 2 (2.63%) JSON
14 2 (2.63%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Data Integration
2 14 (18.42%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.32%) User Experience
3 1 (1.32%) Open Source
3 1 (1.32%) Social Media
3 1 (1.32%) W3C
3 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.21%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) Android
2 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (67.11%) OOP
2 40 (52.63%) OO
3 31 (40.79%) MVC
4 19 (25.00%) OO PHP
5 17 (22.37%) Mentoring
6 14 (18.42%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.26%) Automation Testing
8 4 (5.26%) Project Management
9 3 (3.95%) Web Development
10 2 (2.63%) Content Management
10 2 (2.63%) SEO
10 2 (2.63%) B2B
10 2 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (1.32%) Information Architecture
11 1 (1.32%) Social Media Marketing
11 1 (1.32%) B2C
11 1 (1.32%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.32%) OOD
11 1 (1.32%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) PHP
2 36 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 23 (30.26%) PHP5
4 13 (17.11%) SQL
5 2 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 37 (48.68%) Zend
2 8 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (1.32%) Google
3 1 (1.32%) Sencha
3 1 (1.32%) Facebook
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