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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 13 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 17 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 11.81% 2.19% 8.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.48% 4.41% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 8
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £30,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -13.46%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
92 68 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 63.89% 49.64% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 74 62 40
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 1 October 2014, 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 24 (70.59%) MySQL
2 19 (55.88%) CSS
2 19 (55.88%) HTML
3 17 (50.00%) HTML5
4 16 (47.06%) CSS3
5 14 (41.18%) jQuery
6 11 (32.35%) Web Development
7 10 (29.41%) OO
8 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
8 9 (26.47%) SQL
8 9 (26.47%) Marketing
8 9 (26.47%) Zend
8 9 (26.47%) WordPress
9 8 (23.53%) Magento
9 8 (23.53%) Zend Framework
9 8 (23.53%) PHP5
10 7 (20.59%) UNIX
10 7 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (20.59%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (17.65%) ITIL
11 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
11 6 (17.65%) DNS
12 5 (14.71%) NetBackup
12 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
12 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (14.71%) Replication
12 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (14.71%) Ruby
12 5 (14.71%) Red Hat

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 9 (26.47%) WordPress
2 5 (14.71%) Apache
2 5 (14.71%) nginx
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.88%) CMS
5 1 (2.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Magento
2 2 (5.88%) osCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) DNS
2 5 (14.71%) SMTP
2 5 (14.71%) Wireshark
2 5 (14.71%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (70.59%) MySQL
2 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (2.94%) Phing
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (26.47%) Marketing
2 5 (14.71%) Local Government
3 4 (11.76%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 20 (58.82%) PHP Developer
3 13 (38.24%) Web Developer
4 11 (32.35%) Senior Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Senior Web Developer
5 8 (23.53%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Senior PHP Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 6 (17.65%) Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Web Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Developer
8 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce Manager
8 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce Project Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Web Project Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) CSS
1 19 (55.88%) HTML
2 17 (50.00%) HTML5
3 16 (47.06%) CSS3
4 14 (41.18%) jQuery
5 8 (23.53%) Zend Framework
6 7 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (14.71%) XML
8 3 (8.82%) Ajax
8 3 (8.82%) .NET
8 3 (8.82%) DHTML
8 3 (8.82%) Grails
9 2 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (5.88%) Symfony
9 2 (5.88%) Laravel
9 2 (5.88%) LAMP
10 1 (2.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Replication
2 1 (2.94%) PMI
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) iPhone
2 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) UNIX
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Ubuntu
3 2 (5.88%) Android
4 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Web Development
2 10 (29.41%) OO
3 7 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (20.59%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (17.65%) ITIL
4 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
5 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
5 5 (14.71%) OOP
5 5 (14.71%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (14.71%) OO PHP
5 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
5 5 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) MVC
7 3 (8.82%) Validation
7 3 (8.82%) Performance Management
7 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (5.88%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) PHP5
3 5 (14.71%) Ruby
3 5 (14.71%) Perl
3 5 (14.71%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) Objective-C
4 3 (8.82%) C#
4 3 (8.82%) Groovy
5 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.94%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Squid
1 5 (14.71%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) NetBackup
1 5 (14.71%) Nagios
1 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (14.71%) SCOM
1 5 (14.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Zend
2 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Appcelerator
4 1 (2.94%) Facebook
4 1 (2.94%) Google
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