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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 11 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 27 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 15.52% 3.77% 3.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.26% 7.41% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 3
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,800 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,000 £30,300
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
127 54 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 72.99% 50.94% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 118 52 37
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,500 £42,500
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 20 November 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Preston

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 38 (86.36%) MySQL
2 34 (77.27%) CSS
3 30 (68.18%) HTML
4 24 (54.55%) jQuery
5 22 (50.00%) OO
5 22 (50.00%) Zend
6 18 (40.91%) HTML5
7 16 (36.36%) WordPress
8 14 (31.82%) OOP
8 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
8 14 (31.82%) MVC
8 14 (31.82%) CSS3
9 13 (29.55%) PHP5
9 13 (29.55%) Magento
10 12 (27.27%) OO PHP
11 11 (25.00%) Symfony
12 10 (22.73%) SQL
12 10 (22.73%) LAMP
12 10 (22.73%) Marketing
13 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
14 7 (15.91%) Digital Marketing
14 7 (15.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (15.91%) Zend Framework
14 7 (15.91%) Linux
15 6 (13.64%) Oracle
15 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
15 6 (13.64%) Zend Studio
15 6 (13.64%) Web Development
15 6 (13.64%) Degree
15 6 (13.64%) Mentoring

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 16 (36.36%) WordPress
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) Drupal
3 2 (4.55%) CMS
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (86.36%) MySQL
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.64%) Zend Studio
3 2 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 10 (22.73%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (95.45%) Developer
2 35 (79.55%) PHP Developer
3 15 (34.09%) Web Developer
4 11 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 10 (22.73%) PHP Web Developer
6 8 (18.18%) Senior PHP Developer
6 8 (18.18%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 8 (18.18%) Senior Web Developer
7 7 (15.91%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 6 (13.64%) Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Developer Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) Technical Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Web Analyst
10 2 (4.55%) Web Manager
10 2 (4.55%) Digital Project Manager
10 2 (4.55%) Web Project Manager
10 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (77.27%) CSS
2 30 (68.18%) HTML
3 24 (54.55%) jQuery
4 18 (40.91%) HTML5
5 14 (31.82%) CSS3
6 11 (25.00%) Symfony
7 10 (22.73%) LAMP
8 7 (15.91%) Zend Framework
8 7 (15.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (13.64%) Backbone.js
10 5 (11.36%) CakePHP
11 4 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
11 4 (9.09%) XML
12 3 (6.82%) Ajax
12 3 (6.82%) .NET
12 3 (6.82%) Grails
12 3 (6.82%) DHTML
12 3 (6.82%) Laravel
13 2 (4.55%) Sass
13 2 (4.55%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.55%) PMI
2 2 (4.55%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.55%) Open Source
3 1 (2.27%) iPhone
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Android
3 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) OO
2 14 (31.82%) OOP
2 14 (31.82%) MVC
3 12 (27.27%) OO PHP
4 7 (15.91%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 6 (13.64%) Web Development
6 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.82%) Project Management
7 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
7 3 (6.82%) Android Development
7 3 (6.82%) iOS Development
8 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.55%) Content Management
8 2 (4.55%) People Management
8 2 (4.55%) SEO
8 2 (4.55%) Web Design
8 2 (4.55%) ITIL
8 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 13 (29.55%) PHP5
3 10 (22.73%) SQL
4 5 (11.36%) Java
5 3 (6.82%) C#
5 3 (6.82%) Objective-C
5 3 (6.82%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Zend
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.55%) Google
4 2 (4.55%) Facebook
5 1 (2.27%) Appcelerator
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