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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 21 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 37 45 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.58% 9.87% 7.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.16% 17.72% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 34 38 28
Average salary £29,250 £37,123 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.20% +31.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
244 254 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 56.61% 55.70% 64.21%
Number of salaries quoted 198 228 277
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,564 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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 +3 14 £28,000 -30.00% 13
Skelmersdale - 7 £30,000 -
Burnley -2 2 £36,250 -34.09% 1
Lancaster - 2 £35,000 - 2
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 87 (87.00%) MySQL
2 81 (81.00%) HTML
3 62 (62.00%) CSS
4 60 (60.00%) jQuery
5 49 (49.00%) OOP
5 49 (49.00%) JavaScript
6 45 (45.00%) HTML5
7 40 (40.00%) OO
8 36 (36.00%) Zend
9 33 (33.00%) Linux
10 31 (31.00%) MVC
11 27 (27.00%) CSS3
12 25 (25.00%) Magento
13 23 (23.00%) Marketing
14 22 (22.00%) WordPress
15 21 (21.00%) CakePHP
16 20 (20.00%) PHP5
16 20 (20.00%) OO PHP
17 19 (19.00%) Symfony
17 19 (19.00%) Ajax
18 18 (18.00%) SQL Server
19 17 (17.00%) Drupal
20 16 (16.00%) Git (software)
20 16 (16.00%) Web Development
21 15 (15.00%) Data Integration
21 15 (15.00%) Mobile App
21 15 (15.00%) Mobile Application Development
22 14 (14.00%) SQL
22 14 (14.00%) LAMP
23 13 (13.00%) CMS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 22 (22.00%) WordPress
2 17 (17.00%) Drupal
3 13 (13.00%) CMS
4 9 (9.00%) Apache
5 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.00%) nginx
5 2 (2.00%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.00%) Moodle
6 1 (1.00%) Node.js
6 1 (1.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) Network Security
2 3 (3.00%) Firewall
3 2 (2.00%) VoIP
3 2 (2.00%) DNS
3 2 (2.00%) SSL
3 2 (2.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (2.00%) OpenVPN
4 1 (1.00%) Internet
4 1 (1.00%) LDAP
4 1 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (87.00%) MySQL
2 18 (18.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.00%) MS Access
4 2 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.00%) SQLBase
5 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.00%) Zend Studio
3 3 (3.00%) Subversion
3 3 (3.00%) PhpStorm
4 1 (1.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.00%) Selenium
4 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (23.00%) Marketing
2 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (1.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (88.00%) Developer
2 75 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 13 (13.00%) Web Developer
3 13 (13.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 12 (12.00%) Junior
5 9 (9.00%) Junior PHP Developer
5 9 (9.00%) Junior Developer
6 8 (8.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (4.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (2.00%) Head of IT
9 2 (2.00%) Graduate PHP Developer
9 2 (2.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.00%) Graduate
9 2 (2.00%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.00%) Graduate Developer
10 1 (1.00%) Linux Administrator
10 1 (1.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (81.00%) HTML
2 62 (62.00%) CSS
3 60 (60.00%) jQuery
4 45 (45.00%) HTML5
5 27 (27.00%) CSS3
6 21 (21.00%) CakePHP
7 19 (19.00%) Symfony
7 19 (19.00%) Ajax
8 14 (14.00%) LAMP
9 12 (12.00%) Laravel
9 12 (12.00%) Backbone.js
10 8 (8.00%) AngularJS
10 8 (8.00%) Zend Framework
10 8 (8.00%) CodeIgniter
10 8 (8.00%) JSON
11 7 (7.00%) REST
12 5 (5.00%) Web Services
12 5 (5.00%) RESTful
13 3 (3.00%) Grails
13 3 (3.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.00%) Data Integration
1 15 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.00%) Social Media
3 3 (3.00%) Open Source
3 3 (3.00%) User Experience
4 2 (2.00%) Replication
4 2 (2.00%) Clustering
5 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.00%) W3C
5 1 (1.00%) BBC
5 1 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 33 (33.00%) Linux
2 5 (5.00%) UNIX
3 4 (4.00%) CentOS
4 3 (3.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.00%) Android
4 3 (3.00%) Windows
4 3 (3.00%) Solaris
5 2 (2.00%) OpenBSD
5 2 (2.00%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.00%) AIX
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (49.00%) OOP
2 40 (40.00%) OO
3 31 (31.00%) MVC
4 20 (20.00%) OO PHP
5 16 (16.00%) Web Development
6 15 (15.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 12 (12.00%) Mentoring
8 11 (11.00%) Project Management
9 8 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (6.00%) Content Management
11 5 (5.00%) SEO
11 5 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (5.00%) Web Application Development
12 4 (4.00%) Automation Testing
12 4 (4.00%) Email Marketing
12 4 (4.00%) Pay per click
12 4 (4.00%) Social Media Marketing
13 3 (3.00%) SSADM
13 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 49 (49.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (20.00%) PHP5
3 14 (14.00%) SQL
4 6 (6.00%) Perl
5 5 (5.00%) Java
6 3 (3.00%) Groovy
6 3 (3.00%) Python
7 2 (2.00%) VBA
7 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.00%) Scala
8 1 (1.00%) Ruby
8 1 (1.00%) C
8 1 (1.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (12.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.00%) Postfix
2 2 (2.00%) Sendmail
2 2 (2.00%) Varnish
2 2 (2.00%) Dovecot
2 2 (2.00%) Openswan
2 2 (2.00%) SpamAssassin
2 2 (2.00%) OpenSIPS
2 2 (2.00%) Corosync
2 2 (2.00%) KVM
2 2 (2.00%) Ceph
2 2 (2.00%) iptables
2 2 (2.00%) NFS
2 2 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Nagios
1 2 (2.00%) Cacti
1 2 (2.00%) Munin
1 2 (2.00%) yum
1 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 2 (2.00%) logstash
1 2 (2.00%) Rsyslog
1 2 (2.00%) Bacula
1 2 (2.00%) Pacemaker
2 1 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (36.00%) Zend
2 9 (9.00%) Oracle
3 4 (4.00%) Facebook
3 4 (4.00%) Twitter
4 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.00%) VMware
4 3 (3.00%) GUPTA
4 3 (3.00%) Google
5 2 (2.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.00%) Percona
6 1 (1.00%) Sencha
6 1 (1.00%) Apple
6 1 (1.00%) Cisco
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Premier Media
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Go IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
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Posted: 3 days ago
Preston
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Novus digital recruitment limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits, holidays & more
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Novus digital recruitment limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus benefits/holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 8 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Burnley
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Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Lancaster
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Lancaster
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Lancashire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago