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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 14 11 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing PHP 22 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 15.94% 11.59% 5.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.44% 23.19% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 7
Average salary £27,000 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,123 £31,600
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
90 69 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 65.22% 50.00% 56.12%
Number of salaries quoted 70 60 68
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
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 5 August 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Preston

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 31 (79.49%) HTML
1 31 (79.49%) jQuery
2 30 (76.92%) CSS
3 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 19 (48.72%) Web Development
5 18 (46.15%) Marketing
5 18 (46.15%) Digital Marketing
6 17 (43.59%) MySQL
7 16 (41.03%) Social Media
8 15 (38.46%) WordPress
8 15 (38.46%) SEO
9 14 (35.90%) Pay per click
10 11 (28.21%) C#
10 11 (28.21%) Email Marketing
10 11 (28.21%) Social Media Marketing
11 10 (25.64%) Content Management
12 9 (23.08%) CSS3
12 9 (23.08%) HTML5
13 8 (20.51%) User Experience
13 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
14 7 (17.95%) .NET
14 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
14 7 (17.95%) MVC
14 7 (17.95%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (17.95%) Symfony
14 7 (17.95%) Zend
15 6 (15.38%) Node.js
15 6 (15.38%) Web Application Development
15 6 (15.38%) Laravel
15 6 (15.38%) Google

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 15 (38.46%) WordPress
2 6 (15.38%) Node.js
3 5 (12.82%) Apache
4 2 (5.13%) IIS
4 2 (5.13%) Drupal
4 2 (5.13%) nginx
4 2 (5.13%) SilverStripe
5 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Photoshop
2 4 (10.26%) Fireworks
2 4 (10.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (10.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Firewall
1 2 (5.13%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) MySQL
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.26%) Grunt
1 4 (10.26%) Bower
2 3 (7.69%) PhpStorm
2 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 18 (46.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (87.18%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) PHP Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Website Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Web Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Account Manager
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Graduate
7 1 (2.56%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Graduate PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (79.49%) HTML
1 31 (79.49%) jQuery
2 30 (76.92%) CSS
3 9 (23.08%) HTML5
3 9 (23.08%) CSS3
4 7 (17.95%) .NET
4 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
4 7 (17.95%) Symfony
5 6 (15.38%) Laravel
6 4 (10.26%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (10.26%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (5.13%) Ember.js
7 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.13%) li3
7 2 (5.13%) React
7 2 (5.13%) Yii
7 2 (5.13%) Ext JS
7 2 (5.13%) Zend Framework
7 2 (5.13%) LAMP
7 2 (5.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Social Media
2 8 (20.51%) User Experience
3 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Windows
3 3 (7.69%) Android
3 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) CentOS
4 2 (5.13%) Solaris
4 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Web Development
2 18 (46.15%) Digital Marketing
3 15 (38.46%) SEO
4 14 (35.90%) Pay per click
5 11 (28.21%) Email Marketing
5 11 (28.21%) Social Media Marketing
6 10 (25.64%) Content Management
7 7 (17.95%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (17.95%) MVC
8 6 (15.38%) Web Application Development
9 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (10.26%) SDLC
11 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (7.69%) iOS Development
11 3 (7.69%) Mobile Development
11 3 (7.69%) Business Development
12 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
12 2 (5.13%) Web Design
12 2 (5.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 11 (28.21%) C#
3 4 (10.26%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) C
4 2 (5.13%) Perl
4 2 (5.13%) Python
4 2 (5.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.13%) XenApp
1 2 (5.13%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Zend
2 6 (15.38%) Google
3 5 (12.82%) Facebook
3 5 (12.82%) Twitter
4 4 (10.26%) Adobe
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle
5 3 (7.69%) Apple
6 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.13%) McAfee
6 2 (5.13%) VMware
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.13%) Citrix
6 2 (5.13%) Juniper
6 2 (5.13%) WatchGuard
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