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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 7 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 26 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 21.49% 15.83% 2.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.10% 22.89% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 2
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £30,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £65,000 £27,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
81 83 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 66.94% 69.17% 55.95%
Number of salaries quoted 75 80 45
Average salary £30,500 £39,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.78% +21.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £41,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 January 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Preston

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 41 (91.11%) MySQL
2 37 (82.22%) CSS
3 35 (77.78%) HTML
4 30 (66.67%) jQuery
5 24 (53.33%) OO
6 22 (48.89%) Zend
7 20 (44.44%) HTML5
8 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
8 19 (42.22%) OOP
9 15 (33.33%) WordPress
10 14 (31.11%) Symfony
10 14 (31.11%) MVC
11 13 (28.89%) Marketing
11 13 (28.89%) Magento
11 13 (28.89%) CSS3
11 13 (28.89%) PHP5
11 13 (28.89%) OO PHP
12 11 (24.44%) LAMP
13 10 (22.22%) CakePHP
13 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
14 9 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
15 8 (17.78%) Degree
15 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
16 7 (15.56%) REST
16 7 (15.56%) Laravel
16 7 (15.56%) Linux
17 6 (13.33%) Oracle
17 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
17 6 (13.33%) Zend Studio
17 6 (13.33%) Web Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (33.33%) WordPress
2 5 (11.11%) Drupal
3 2 (4.44%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
Business Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (91.11%) MySQL
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.33%) Zend Studio
3 3 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 13 (28.89%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (95.56%) Developer
2 40 (88.89%) PHP Developer
3 13 (28.89%) Web Developer
4 9 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 9 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Junior
6 2 (4.44%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Web Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Web Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Junior PHP Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (2.22%) CSS Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Graduate PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (82.22%) CSS
2 35 (77.78%) HTML
3 30 (66.67%) jQuery
4 20 (44.44%) HTML5
5 14 (31.11%) Symfony
6 13 (28.89%) CSS3
7 11 (24.44%) LAMP
8 10 (22.22%) CakePHP
9 7 (15.56%) REST
9 7 (15.56%) Laravel
10 6 (13.33%) Ajax
10 6 (13.33%) Backbone.js
11 5 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (11.11%) JSON
11 5 (11.11%) Zend Framework
12 3 (6.67%) CodeIgniter
13 2 (4.44%) SOAP
13 2 (4.44%) Web Services
13 2 (4.44%) Sass
13 2 (4.44%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.89%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.44%) PMI
3 2 (4.44%) Open Source
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Android
2 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) OO
2 19 (42.22%) OOP
3 14 (31.11%) MVC
4 13 (28.89%) OO PHP
5 9 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (13.33%) Web Development
6 6 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.67%) Project Management
9 2 (4.44%) B2B
9 2 (4.44%) Web Design
9 2 (4.44%) ITIL
9 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.44%) Content Management
9 2 (4.44%) Android Development
9 2 (4.44%) iOS Development
9 2 (4.44%) People Management
10 1 (2.22%) Information Architecture
10 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
2 13 (28.89%) PHP5
3 4 (8.89%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) C
4 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Zend
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) Google
3 2 (4.44%) Facebook
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits AND bonus
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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