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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 34 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 15 47 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.12% 9.59% 12.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.61% 17.03% 22.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 47 54
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -14.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £40,000 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
197 276 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 54.12% 56.33% 58.29%
Number of salaries quoted 158 257 232
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,050
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
Chorley - 6 £30,000 -
Preston -11 4 £22,000 -16.19% 4
Blackpool - 2 £27,500 - 1
Blackburn +12 1 £32,500 -36.58%
Fleetwood - 1 £35,000 -
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 41 (78.85%) HTML
2 40 (76.92%) CSS
3 30 (57.69%) JavaScript
4 23 (44.23%) MySQL
5 22 (42.31%) jQuery
6 19 (36.54%) Ajax
7 13 (25.00%) HTML5
7 13 (25.00%) SQL
7 13 (25.00%) C#
8 12 (23.08%) Relational Database
9 11 (21.15%) CSS3
9 11 (21.15%) WordPress
9 11 (21.15%) .NET
9 11 (21.15%) MVC
9 11 (21.15%) Web Design
10 9 (17.31%) SEO
10 9 (17.31%) OO
10 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
10 9 (17.31%) Visual Studio
10 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
10 9 (17.31%) Web Development
10 9 (17.31%) .NET Framework
10 9 (17.31%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (15.38%) Marketing
11 8 (15.38%) Social Media
11 8 (15.38%) IIS
11 8 (15.38%) XHTML
11 8 (15.38%) SharePoint
12 7 (13.46%) Internet
12 7 (13.46%) DHTML

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 11 (21.15%) WordPress
2 8 (15.38%) IIS
2 8 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.77%) Moodle
3 3 (5.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.85%) Apache
4 2 (3.85%) nginx
5 1 (1.92%) Confluence
5 1 (1.92%) Node.js
5 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Magento
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) DHCP
2 1 (1.92%) DNS
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (44.23%) MySQL
2 12 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
1 9 (17.31%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.77%) ReSharper
2 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.85%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.92%) Grunt
4 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) PhpStorm
4 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 8 (15.38%) Marketing
2 2 (3.85%) Back Office
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (75.00%) Developer
2 26 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 12 (23.08%) HTML Developer
4 11 (21.15%) HTML CSS Developer
5 9 (17.31%) Web Developer
6 8 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (13.46%) WordPress Developer
8 6 (11.54%) PhoneGap Developer
8 6 (11.54%) PHP Web Developer
9 5 (9.62%) Software Developer
10 4 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (7.69%) MySQL Developer
10 4 (7.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 4 (7.69%) Programmer
11 3 (5.77%) Analyst Programmer
11 3 (5.77%) C# Programmer
11 3 (5.77%) Magento Developer
11 3 (5.77%) SharePoint Analyst
11 3 (5.77%) VB Analyst Programmer
11 3 (5.77%) VB Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (78.85%) HTML
2 40 (76.92%) CSS
3 22 (42.31%) jQuery
4 19 (36.54%) Ajax
5 13 (25.00%) HTML5
6 11 (21.15%) .NET
6 11 (21.15%) CSS3
7 9 (17.31%) .NET Framework
8 8 (15.38%) XHTML
9 7 (13.46%) DHTML
10 6 (11.54%) PhoneGap
10 6 (11.54%) Symfony
11 5 (9.62%) EDI
11 5 (9.62%) XML
12 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
12 3 (5.77%) JSON
12 3 (5.77%) Ninject
12 3 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (3.85%) Behat
13 2 (3.85%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Social Media
2 3 (5.77%) e-Learning
2 3 (5.77%) VLE
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Windows
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.92%) Debian
4 1 (1.92%) Unix
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) MVC
1 11 (21.15%) Web Design
2 9 (17.31%) OO
2 9 (17.31%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (17.31%) SEO
2 9 (17.31%) Web Development
3 6 (11.54%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (9.62%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (9.62%) Email Marketing
4 5 (9.62%) Front End Development
5 4 (7.69%) Social Media Marketing
5 4 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (5.77%) OOP
6 3 (5.77%) Pay per click
6 3 (5.77%) SDLC
6 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.77%) Web Application Development
7 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.92%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) JavaScript
2 13 (25.00%) C#
2 13 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (13.46%) Java
3 7 (13.46%) VB
4 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.92%) VBA
5 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Postfix
2 1 (1.92%) Varnish
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Twitter
3 3 (5.77%) Facebook
3 3 (5.77%) Telerik
4 2 (3.85%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) VMware
5 1 (1.92%) Zend
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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