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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 10 7 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Permanent jobs citing PHP 27 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 20.61% 14.02% 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.67% 25.00% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 5
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £26,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,123 £31,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
91 60 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 69.47% 56.07% 69.17%
Number of salaries quoted 57 54 78
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 June 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Preston

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 33 (89.19%) HTML
2 32 (86.49%) CSS
3 31 (83.78%) jQuery
4 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
5 20 (54.05%) Web Development
6 19 (51.35%) MySQL
7 16 (43.24%) Marketing
7 16 (43.24%) Digital Marketing
8 15 (40.54%) Social Media
9 11 (29.73%) WordPress
10 10 (27.03%) Content Management
10 10 (27.03%) SEO
10 10 (27.03%) Email Marketing
10 10 (27.03%) Pay per click
10 10 (27.03%) Social Media Marketing
11 9 (24.32%) HTML5
12 8 (21.62%) C#
12 8 (21.62%) MVC
12 8 (21.62%) CSS3
13 7 (18.92%) User Experience
13 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
13 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
13 7 (18.92%) .NET
14 6 (16.22%) Photoshop
14 6 (16.22%) Symfony
14 6 (16.22%) Laravel
14 6 (16.22%) Responsive Web Design
14 6 (16.22%) Web Application Development
15 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
15 5 (13.51%) Mobile Application Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (29.73%) WordPress
2 4 (10.81%) Node.js
3 2 (5.41%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) CMS
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Photoshop
2 4 (10.81%) Fireworks
2 4 (10.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (10.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.70%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (51.35%) MySQL
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Grunt
1 4 (10.81%) Bower
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) PhpStorm
2 3 (8.11%) Subversion
2 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (43.24%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (97.30%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) PHP Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Web Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Website Developer
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Junior Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.70%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Junior
7 1 (2.70%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (89.19%) HTML
2 32 (86.49%) CSS
3 31 (83.78%) jQuery
4 9 (24.32%) HTML5
5 8 (21.62%) CSS3
6 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
6 7 (18.92%) .NET
7 6 (16.22%) Symfony
7 6 (16.22%) Laravel
8 4 (10.81%) CodeIgniter
8 4 (10.81%) JSON
8 4 (10.81%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (8.11%) RESTful
9 3 (8.11%) Ajax
9 3 (8.11%) CakePHP
10 2 (5.41%) LAMP
10 2 (5.41%) REST
11 1 (2.70%) XML
11 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Social Media
2 7 (18.92%) User Experience
3 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
2 3 (8.11%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Web Development
2 16 (43.24%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (27.03%) Content Management
3 10 (27.03%) SEO
3 10 (27.03%) Email Marketing
3 10 (27.03%) Pay per click
3 10 (27.03%) Social Media Marketing
4 8 (21.62%) MVC
5 6 (16.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (16.22%) Web Application Development
6 5 (13.51%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (10.81%) OOP
7 4 (10.81%) SDLC
8 3 (8.11%) Mobile Development
8 3 (8.11%) iOS Development
9 2 (5.41%) Web Design
10 1 (2.70%) OO PHP
10 1 (2.70%) B2B
10 1 (2.70%) B2C
10 1 (2.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
2 8 (21.62%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) C
3 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.70%) vSphere
1 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Facebook
1 5 (13.51%) Twitter
1 5 (13.51%) Zend
2 4 (10.81%) Adobe
2 4 (10.81%) Google
3 3 (8.11%) Apple
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) WatchGuard
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix
4 1 (2.70%) Juniper
4 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.70%) McAfee
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