The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
North West / Lancashire
Rank 21 35 15
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Permanent jobs citing PHP 42 16 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.47% 4.53% 12.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.61% 8.12% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 41 15 61
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
269 197 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 54.23% 55.81% 60.47%
Number of salaries quoted 242 160 292
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £25,150 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

PHP Salary Histogram in Lancashire

PHP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +9 27 £32,500 +3.17% 8
Chorley 0 5 £22,500 -25.00% 2
Burnley - 4 £35,000 - 1
Lancaster +3 2 £30,000 -
Blackburn -1 2 £29,000 -14.07% 2
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 76 (78.35%) JavaScript
1 76 (78.35%) CSS
2 71 (73.20%) HTML
3 69 (71.13%) jQuery
4 60 (61.86%) MySQL
5 42 (43.30%) Web Development
6 34 (35.05%) WordPress
7 32 (32.99%) SQL Server
7 32 (32.99%) SQL
8 29 (29.90%) HTML5
9 27 (27.84%) Laravel
10 25 (25.77%) Degree
11 24 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (22.68%) Symfony
12 22 (22.68%) OOP
13 20 (20.62%) Linux
14 19 (19.59%) E-Commerce
15 18 (18.56%) Git (software)
16 17 (17.53%) User Experience
16 17 (17.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 16 (16.49%) MVC
17 16 (16.49%) CSS3
18 15 (15.46%) SDLC
19 14 (14.43%) OO
19 14 (14.43%) Ajax
19 14 (14.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 13 (13.40%) Team Foundation Server
20 13 (13.40%) SQL Server 2014
20 13 (13.40%) Apache
21 12 (12.37%) .NET

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 34 (35.05%) WordPress
2 13 (13.40%) Apache
3 5 (5.15%) CMS
4 3 (3.09%) Drupal
4 3 (3.09%) IIS
5 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.12%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.03%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Magento
2 1 (1.03%) OpenCart
2 1 (1.03%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.15%) HTTP
2 3 (3.09%) Firewall
3 2 (2.06%) DHCP
3 2 (2.06%) DNS
3 2 (2.06%) LAN
3 2 (2.06%) WAN
4 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (61.86%) MySQL
2 32 (32.99%) SQL Server
3 17 (17.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (13.40%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.09%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (18.56%) Git (software)
2 13 (13.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (10.31%) JIRA
4 4 (4.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.06%) Grunt
7 1 (1.03%) gulp
7 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.03%) PHPUnit
General
1 8 (8.25%) Marketing
2 3 (3.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 86 (88.66%) Developer
2 59 (60.82%) PHP Developer
3 29 (29.90%) JavaScript Developer
4 24 (24.74%) HTML Developer
5 22 (22.68%) HTML CSS Developer
6 15 (15.46%) Web Developer
7 14 (14.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 13 (13.40%) Full Stack Developer
8 13 (13.40%) MySQL Developer
8 13 (13.40%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 12 (12.37%) PHP Web Developer
10 10 (10.31%) Senior Developer
11 9 (9.28%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
11 9 (9.28%) SQL Developer
12 7 (7.22%) Graduate
12 7 (7.22%) Graduate Developer
12 7 (7.22%) Senior PHP Developer
12 7 (7.22%) Software Engineer
13 5 (5.15%) Junior
13 5 (5.15%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (78.35%) CSS
2 71 (73.20%) HTML
3 69 (71.13%) jQuery
4 29 (29.90%) HTML5
5 27 (27.84%) Laravel
6 22 (22.68%) Symfony
7 16 (16.49%) CSS3
8 14 (14.43%) Ajax
8 14 (14.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (12.37%) .NET
10 11 (11.34%) Web Services
11 10 (10.31%) ASP.NET
12 8 (8.25%) CodeIgniter
12 8 (8.25%) JSON
13 6 (6.19%) LAMP
13 6 (6.19%) XML
14 5 (5.15%) CakePHP
14 5 (5.15%) Sass
14 5 (5.15%) Spine.js
15 4 (4.12%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.53%) User Experience
2 11 (11.34%) Data Integration
3 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.28%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.28%) iPad
4 5 (5.15%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.62%) Linux
2 6 (6.19%) Android
2 6 (6.19%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.19%) Windows
3 2 (2.06%) CentOS
3 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (43.30%) Web Development
2 24 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (22.68%) OOP
4 19 (19.59%) E-Commerce
5 16 (16.49%) MVC
6 15 (15.46%) SDLC
7 14 (14.43%) OO
8 11 (11.34%) Front End Development
9 8 (8.25%) Web Application Development
10 7 (7.22%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.19%) Unit Testing
11 6 (6.19%) Web Design
12 5 (5.15%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 4 (4.12%) TDD
14 3 (3.09%) Content Management
14 3 (3.09%) Open Source Development
14 3 (3.09%) Project Management
14 3 (3.09%) Resource Management
14 3 (3.09%) SEO
14 3 (3.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 76 (78.35%) JavaScript
2 32 (32.99%) SQL
3 11 (11.34%) C#
4 10 (10.31%) Java
5 8 (8.25%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.15%) C
7 4 (4.12%) Perl
7 4 (4.12%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.12%) Python
7 4 (4.12%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.06%) C++
10 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (25.77%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
1 9 (9.28%) Oracle
2 5 (5.15%) Xamarin
3 4 (4.12%) Sun
3 4 (4.12%) Zend
4 2 (2.06%) Citrix
5 1 (1.03%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.03%) Cisco
5 1 (1.03%) Facebook
5 1 (1.03%) Google
5 1 (1.03%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.03%) Twitter
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Crunchposter
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago