The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 13 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 8 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 10.00% 15.07% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.33% 22.92% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 1
Average salary £26,250 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.37% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
PHP
Lancashire

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

Programming Languages Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 96 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 61.25% 65.75% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 36 91 55
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

PHP
Salary Trend in Preston

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

PHP Salary Trend in Preston

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 38 (90.48%) MySQL
2 35 (83.33%) CSS
3 34 (80.95%) HTML
4 26 (61.90%) jQuery
5 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
5 20 (47.62%) OO
6 18 (42.86%) OOP
7 16 (38.10%) Zend
8 14 (33.33%) MVC
9 13 (30.95%) Symfony
9 13 (30.95%) HTML5
10 12 (28.57%) OO PHP
11 11 (26.19%) WordPress
11 11 (26.19%) LAMP
12 10 (23.81%) CakePHP
13 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
13 9 (21.43%) Marketing
13 9 (21.43%) Linux
14 8 (19.05%) Oracle
14 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
14 8 (19.05%) Degree
14 8 (19.05%) PHP5
15 7 (16.67%) Magento
15 7 (16.67%) Web Development
15 7 (16.67%) REST
15 7 (16.67%) Mobile App
16 6 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
16 6 (14.29%) Backbone.js
16 6 (14.29%) CSS3
16 6 (14.29%) Laravel

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (26.19%) WordPress
2 5 (11.90%) Drupal
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (90.48%) MySQL
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.29%) Zend Studio
3 4 (9.52%) Subversion
4 2 (4.76%) PhpStorm
General
1 9 (21.43%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (97.62%) Developer
2 37 (88.10%) PHP Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Web Developer
3 9 (21.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (9.52%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Junior
5 2 (4.76%) Graduate PHP Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Junior PHP Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Junior Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Graduate
5 2 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (2.38%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Junior Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.38%) CSS Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (83.33%) CSS
2 34 (80.95%) HTML
3 26 (61.90%) jQuery
4 13 (30.95%) Symfony
4 13 (30.95%) HTML5
5 11 (26.19%) LAMP
6 10 (23.81%) CakePHP
7 7 (16.67%) REST
8 6 (14.29%) CSS3
8 6 (14.29%) Laravel
8 6 (14.29%) Backbone.js
8 6 (14.29%) Ajax
9 5 (11.90%) JSON
10 3 (7.14%) RESTful
11 2 (4.76%) Sass
11 2 (4.76%) LESS
11 2 (4.76%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (4.76%) SOAP
11 2 (4.76%) Web Services
12 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.52%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.38%) Open Source
3 1 (2.38%) Social Media
3 1 (2.38%) PMI
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) OO
2 18 (42.86%) OOP
3 14 (33.33%) MVC
4 12 (28.57%) OO PHP
5 7 (16.67%) Web Development
6 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 6 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (11.90%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.76%) Content Management
8 2 (4.76%) SEO
8 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.76%) B2B
9 1 (2.38%) B2C
9 1 (2.38%) Project Management
9 1 (2.38%) Web Design
9 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.38%) Pay per click
9 1 (2.38%) ITIL
9 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.38%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 8 (19.05%) PHP5
3 2 (4.76%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Zend
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Google
3 1 (2.38%) Facebook
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