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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 14 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 18 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 11.54% 4.24% 6.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.22% 8.77% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 7
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -15.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £25,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £32,700
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
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
111 57 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 71.15% 48.31% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 96 55 39
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +29.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £38,500 £53,000
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
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Preston region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Preston

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 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 25 (73.53%) MySQL
2 20 (58.82%) CSS
3 18 (52.94%) HTML
4 15 (44.12%) jQuery
5 14 (41.18%) HTML5
5 14 (41.18%) CSS3
6 12 (35.29%) Zend
7 11 (32.35%) OO
8 10 (29.41%) WordPress
9 9 (26.47%) Magento
9 9 (26.47%) Web Development
9 9 (26.47%) SQL
10 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
10 8 (23.53%) MVC
10 8 (23.53%) Marketing
10 8 (23.53%) PHP5
11 7 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (20.59%) Zend Framework
11 7 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (17.65%) OOP
13 5 (14.71%) Linux
13 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
13 5 (14.71%) Java
13 5 (14.71%) XML
13 5 (14.71%) ITIL
13 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (14.71%) OO PHP
13 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
14 4 (11.76%) Symfony
14 4 (11.76%) UNIX

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 10 (29.41%) WordPress
2 3 (8.82%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) nginx
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Magento
2 1 (2.94%) osCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) DNS
2 3 (8.82%) SMTP
2 3 (8.82%) Wireshark
2 3 (8.82%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (73.53%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Subversion
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Zend Studio
3 1 (2.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 8 (23.53%) Marketing
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Local Government
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 22 (64.71%) PHP Developer
3 12 (35.29%) 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%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Web Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Digital Project Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Web Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce Project Manager
8 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) CSS
2 18 (52.94%) HTML
3 15 (44.12%) jQuery
4 14 (41.18%) HTML5
4 14 (41.18%) CSS3
5 7 (20.59%) Zend Framework
5 7 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (14.71%) XML
7 4 (11.76%) Symfony
7 4 (11.76%) LAMP
8 3 (8.82%) DHTML
8 3 (8.82%) .NET
8 3 (8.82%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (8.82%) Grails
8 3 (8.82%) Laravel
9 2 (5.88%) Backbone.js
10 1 (2.94%) SOAP
10 1 (2.94%) Web Services
10 1 (2.94%) XSLT
10 1 (2.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Replication
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.88%) Open Source
2 2 (5.88%) PMI
3 1 (2.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) UNIX
3 3 (8.82%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.88%) Android
5 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) OO
2 9 (26.47%) Web Development
3 8 (23.53%) MVC
4 7 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (17.65%) OOP
6 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
6 5 (14.71%) ITIL
6 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (14.71%) OO PHP
6 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
7 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.82%) Project Management
7 3 (8.82%) Performance Management
7 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) Android Development
8 2 (5.88%) iOS Development
8 2 (5.88%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 8 (23.53%) PHP5
3 5 (14.71%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) Objective-C
4 3 (8.82%) C#
4 3 (8.82%) Perl
4 3 (8.82%) Ruby
4 3 (8.82%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Squid
1 3 (8.82%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) NetBackup
1 3 (8.82%) Nagios
1 3 (8.82%) SCOM
1 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Zend
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.88%) Facebook
3 2 (5.88%) Google
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Appcelerator
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Salary: Competitive, Dependent on Experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
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Posted: 23 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago