The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 18 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 67 44 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.51% 7.75% 7.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.49% 11.92% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 32
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £31,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -21.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
PHP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
327 369 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 65.93% 64.96% 53.91%
Number of salaries quoted 279 338 248
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

PHP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

PHP Salary Trend in Lancashire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Lancashire

PHP
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 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Burnley 0 22 £40,000 +70.21% 2
Preston +15 18 £30,000 +18.81% 8
Blackpool +3 6 £24,000 +6.66%
Lancaster -2 4 £29,358 +17.43% 4
Newton-le-Willows - 3 £32,500 - 2
Rossendale -1 2 £33,750 +27.35% 1
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP.

1 68 (59.13%) HTML
2 65 (56.52%) CSS
3 60 (52.17%) SQL
4 54 (46.96%) JavaScript
5 53 (46.09%) MySQL
6 46 (40.00%) HTML5
7 43 (37.39%) E-Commerce
8 42 (36.52%) CSS3
9 37 (32.17%) XML
10 31 (26.96%) .NET
11 30 (26.09%) Web Development
12 28 (24.35%) jQuery
13 27 (23.48%) Retail
14 26 (22.61%) Web Services
15 25 (21.74%) C#
15 25 (21.74%) Microsoft
16 21 (18.26%) Java
16 21 (18.26%) SOAP
16 21 (18.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 19 (16.52%) Linux
17 19 (16.52%) OO
17 19 (16.52%) MS Excel
18 18 (15.65%) Magento
19 17 (14.78%) WordPress
20 16 (13.91%) Performance Management
20 16 (13.91%) Groovy
20 16 (13.91%) Grails
20 16 (13.91%) SharePoint
20 16 (13.91%) Classic ASP
20 16 (13.91%) T-SQL

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (14.78%) WordPress
2 16 (13.91%) SharePoint
3 10 (8.70%) Apache
4 9 (7.83%) CMS
5 5 (4.35%) nginx
5 5 (4.35%) IIS
6 4 (3.48%) Drupal
7 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (16.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.61%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (15.65%) Magento
2 6 (5.22%) Sage 50
3 3 (2.61%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.22%) DNS
2 5 (4.35%) tcpdump
2 5 (4.35%) SMTP
2 5 (4.35%) Wireshark
3 3 (2.61%) Internet
4 1 (0.87%) OSPF
4 1 (0.87%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (46.09%) MySQL
2 21 (18.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (12.17%) SQL Server
4 9 (7.83%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (5.22%) Subversion
1 6 (5.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.61%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.87%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (0.87%) Phing
General
1 27 (23.48%) Retail
2 15 (13.04%) Marketing
3 6 (5.22%) Back Office
4 5 (4.35%) Local Government
5 4 (3.48%) Finance
Job Titles
1 101 (87.83%) Developer
2 50 (43.48%) Web Developer
3 39 (33.91%) PHP Developer
4 33 (28.70%) Analyst
5 32 (27.83%) Senior Developer
6 16 (13.91%) Developer Analyst
6 16 (13.91%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (11.30%) Senior Web Developer
8 11 (9.57%) Analyst Developer
8 11 (9.57%) PHP Web Developer
8 11 (9.57%) Senior PHP Developer
9 8 (6.96%) Systems Analyst
9 8 (6.96%) Senior PHP Web Developer
9 8 (6.96%) Web Analyst
9 8 (6.96%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (6.96%) Technical Developer
10 4 (3.48%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 3 (2.61%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 3 (2.61%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (59.13%) HTML
2 65 (56.52%) CSS
3 46 (40.00%) HTML5
4 42 (36.52%) CSS3
5 37 (32.17%) XML
6 31 (26.96%) .NET
7 28 (24.35%) jQuery
8 26 (22.61%) Web Services
9 21 (18.26%) SOAP
10 16 (13.91%) Grails
10 16 (13.91%) Classic ASP
11 8 (6.96%) DHTML
11 8 (6.96%) Zend Framework
11 8 (6.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (6.09%) Ajax
13 6 (5.22%) LAMP
13 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET
13 6 (5.22%) CodeIgniter
13 6 (5.22%) Laravel
14 4 (3.48%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.09%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.35%) Replication
4 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.74%) W3C
6 1 (0.87%) Social Media
6 1 (0.87%) iPhone
6 1 (0.87%) Open Source
6 1 (0.87%) PMI
6 1 (0.87%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.52%) Linux
2 7 (6.09%) UNIX
3 5 (4.35%) Windows
3 5 (4.35%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.87%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (37.39%) E-Commerce
2 30 (26.09%) Web Development
3 19 (16.52%) OO
4 16 (13.91%) Performance Management
5 13 (11.30%) MVC
6 12 (10.43%) ITIL
6 12 (10.43%) OO PHP
7 11 (9.57%) Project Management
8 9 (7.83%) OOP
8 9 (7.83%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (7.83%) SEO
9 7 (6.09%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (6.09%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (6.09%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.22%) PRINCE
10 6 (5.22%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.22%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.22%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (5.22%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 60 (52.17%) SQL
2 54 (46.96%) JavaScript
3 25 (21.74%) C#
4 21 (18.26%) Java
5 16 (13.91%) Groovy
5 16 (13.91%) T-SQL
5 16 (13.91%) Objective-C
6 10 (8.70%) PHP5
7 8 (6.96%) C++
7 8 (6.96%) Python
8 7 (6.09%) Perl
8 7 (6.09%) Ruby
9 6 (5.22%) C
9 6 (5.22%) Uniface
10 3 (2.61%) VB
11 2 (1.74%) PHP4
12 1 (0.87%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.35%) Squid
1 5 (4.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (4.35%) SCOM
1 5 (4.35%) Puppet
1 5 (4.35%) Nagios
1 5 (4.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 25 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.43%) Zend
3 6 (5.22%) Sage
4 5 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.61%) Adobe
5 3 (2.61%) Oracle
5 3 (2.61%) Google
6 1 (0.87%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.87%) Facebook
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston
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Preston
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
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Lancaster, Lancashire
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Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus + bens
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Lancaster
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Preston
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
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