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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 13 10 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 9 28 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 10.71% 19.18% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.00% 27.18% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 1
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +45.45%
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
50 103 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 59.52% 70.55% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 98 43
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £37,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 40 (90.91%) MySQL
2 35 (79.55%) CSS
3 34 (77.27%) HTML
4 26 (59.09%) jQuery
5 23 (52.27%) OO
6 21 (47.73%) JavaScript
7 20 (45.45%) OOP
8 17 (38.64%) Zend
9 15 (34.09%) Symfony
9 15 (34.09%) MVC
10 14 (31.82%) HTML5
11 13 (29.55%) OO PHP
12 12 (27.27%) LAMP
13 11 (25.00%) WordPress
14 10 (22.73%) CakePHP
14 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
15 8 (18.18%) PHP5
15 8 (18.18%) Magento
15 8 (18.18%) Mobile App
15 8 (18.18%) Degree
15 8 (18.18%) Marketing
15 8 (18.18%) Linux
16 7 (15.91%) Oracle
16 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
16 7 (15.91%) Web Development
16 7 (15.91%) REST
16 7 (15.91%) CSS3
16 7 (15.91%) Laravel
17 6 (13.64%) Backbone.js
17 6 (13.64%) Mobile Application Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (25.00%) WordPress
2 5 (11.36%) Drupal
3 3 (6.82%) CMS
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
Business Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (90.91%) MySQL
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.64%) Zend Studio
3 5 (11.36%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) PhpStorm
General
1 8 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (95.45%) Developer
2 39 (88.64%) PHP Developer
3 9 (20.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Graduate PHP Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Junior PHP Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Web Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Web Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Junior
6 2 (4.55%) Graduate
7 1 (2.27%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (2.27%) OO PHP Developer
7 1 (2.27%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (79.55%) CSS
2 34 (77.27%) HTML
3 26 (59.09%) jQuery
4 15 (34.09%) Symfony
5 14 (31.82%) HTML5
6 12 (27.27%) LAMP
7 10 (22.73%) CakePHP
8 7 (15.91%) REST
8 7 (15.91%) CSS3
8 7 (15.91%) Laravel
9 6 (13.64%) Backbone.js
9 6 (13.64%) Ajax
10 5 (11.36%) JSON
11 3 (6.82%) CodeIgniter
11 3 (6.82%) RESTful
12 2 (4.55%) SOAP
12 2 (4.55%) Web Services
12 2 (4.55%) Sass
12 2 (4.55%) LESS
13 1 (2.27%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.55%) Open Source
3 2 (4.55%) PMI
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Android
2 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) OO
2 20 (45.45%) OOP
3 15 (34.09%) MVC
4 13 (29.55%) OO PHP
5 7 (15.91%) Web Development
6 6 (13.64%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.82%) B2B
8 3 (6.82%) Project Management
9 2 (4.55%) Content Management
9 2 (4.55%) Web Design
9 2 (4.55%) ITIL
9 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.55%) People Management
9 2 (4.55%) Android Development
9 2 (4.55%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.27%) B2C
10 1 (2.27%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (18.18%) PHP5
3 3 (6.82%) SQL
4 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Zend
2 7 (15.91%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) Google
3 2 (4.55%) Facebook
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