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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 41 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 25 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.07% 4.98% 3.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.14% 5.26% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 19
Average salary £29,000 £28,250 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.65% -2.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +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
486 380 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.58% 94.53% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 402 309 409
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram 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 22 May 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
Blackburn - 4 £32,500 -
Lancaster - 4 £36,250 - 1
Preston -10 2 £30,000 +6.19% 3
Skelmersdale - 2 £30,000 -
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 61 (100.00%) PHP
2 60 (98.36%) HTML
3 52 (85.25%) MySQL
4 39 (63.93%) CSS
5 38 (62.30%) jQuery
6 34 (55.74%) OOP
7 27 (44.26%) OO
8 26 (42.62%) HTML5
9 24 (39.34%) JavaScript
10 21 (34.43%) Marketing
11 20 (32.79%) Magento
12 19 (31.15%) MVC
13 17 (27.87%) Linux
14 16 (26.23%) Zend
15 14 (22.95%) CakePHP
15 14 (22.95%) WordPress
15 14 (22.95%) Ajax
16 12 (19.67%) CMS
16 12 (19.67%) Web Development
16 12 (19.67%) Data Integration
16 12 (19.67%) Drupal
17 11 (18.03%) OO PHP
18 10 (16.39%) CSS3
18 10 (16.39%) LAMP
19 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
19 9 (14.75%) Digital Marketing
19 9 (14.75%) PHP5
20 8 (13.11%) Email Marketing
20 8 (13.11%) Pay per click
20 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (22.95%) WordPress
2 12 (19.67%) CMS
2 12 (19.67%) Drupal
3 3 (4.92%) nginx
3 3 (4.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 20 (32.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (85.25%) MySQL
2 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.92%) PhpStorm
2 3 (4.92%) Subversion
General
1 21 (34.43%) Marketing
2 1 (1.64%) Banking
2 1 (1.64%) Back Office
2 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.64%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (98.36%) HTML
2 39 (63.93%) CSS
3 38 (62.30%) jQuery
4 26 (42.62%) HTML5
5 14 (22.95%) CakePHP
5 14 (22.95%) Ajax
6 10 (16.39%) CSS3
6 10 (16.39%) LAMP
7 7 (11.48%) Symfony
8 6 (9.84%) JSON
8 6 (9.84%) REST
8 6 (9.84%) Laravel
9 4 (6.56%) XML
9 4 (6.56%) CodeIgniter
10 3 (4.92%) Backbone.js
10 3 (4.92%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.92%) RESTful
10 3 (4.92%) Zend Framework
10 3 (4.92%) SOAP
10 3 (4.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Data Integration
2 8 (13.11%) Social Media
3 5 (8.20%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (55.74%) OOP
2 27 (44.26%) OO
3 19 (31.15%) MVC
4 12 (19.67%) Web Development
5 11 (18.03%) OO PHP
6 9 (14.75%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (13.11%) Email Marketing
7 8 (13.11%) Pay per click
7 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (13.11%) Content Management
7 8 (13.11%) SEO
7 8 (13.11%) Project Management
7 8 (13.11%) Social Media Marketing
8 5 (8.20%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (6.56%) Automation Testing
10 3 (4.92%) Line Management
10 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.92%) Mobile Development
10 3 (4.92%) Android Development
10 3 (4.92%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (39.34%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.75%) PHP5
4 5 (8.20%) SQL
5 4 (6.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Zend
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle
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