The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 12 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 15 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 18.29% 9.52% 11.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.91% 14.93% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 11
Median salary £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,426
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.66%
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
47 67 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 57.32% 63.81% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 43 54 62
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £43,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for PHP.

1 26 (70.27%) CSS
1 26 (70.27%) jQuery
2 25 (67.57%) HTML
3 21 (56.76%) MySQL
4 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
5 15 (40.54%) HTML5
6 13 (35.14%) WordPress
7 12 (32.43%) SQL
7 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
8 10 (27.03%) MVC
8 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (27.03%) Ajax
9 8 (21.62%) OO
9 8 (21.62%) Magento
9 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
9 8 (21.62%) Front End Development
10 7 (18.92%) OO PHP
10 7 (18.92%) CakePHP
10 7 (18.92%) Degree
10 7 (18.92%) Symfony
10 7 (18.92%) C#
10 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
10 7 (18.92%) Web Development
11 6 (16.22%) CodeIgniter
12 5 (13.51%) Bash Shell
12 5 (13.51%) Marketing
12 5 (13.51%) Oracle
12 5 (13.51%) .NET
12 5 (13.51%) Apache
12 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (35.14%) WordPress
2 5 (13.51%) Apache
3 3 (8.11%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) CMS
4 2 (5.41%) Drupal
4 2 (5.41%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) DHCP
1 2 (5.41%) DNS
1 2 (5.41%) Firewall
1 2 (5.41%) LAN
1 2 (5.41%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) MySQL
2 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.70%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.41%) Bitbucket
3 2 (5.41%) GitLab
3 2 (5.41%) Grunt
3 2 (5.41%) gulp
3 2 (5.41%) PhpStorm
General
1 5 (13.51%) Marketing
2 3 (8.11%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (91.89%) Developer
2 24 (64.86%) PHP Developer
3 6 (16.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Developer
4 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.51%) WordPress Developer
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Applications Developer
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Applications Developer
5 4 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.81%) C# Application Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Web Developer
6 3 (8.11%) HTML Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 3 (8.11%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (70.27%) CSS
1 26 (70.27%) jQuery
2 25 (67.57%) HTML
3 15 (40.54%) HTML5
4 10 (27.03%) Ajax
5 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
5 7 (18.92%) CakePHP
5 7 (18.92%) Symfony
6 6 (16.22%) CodeIgniter
7 5 (13.51%) .NET
8 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (10.81%) CSS3
9 3 (8.11%) Laravel
9 3 (8.11%) Web Services
9 3 (8.11%) XML
10 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.41%) LEMP Stack
10 2 (5.41%) LESS
10 2 (5.41%) React
10 2 (5.41%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) iPad
2 3 (8.11%) e-Learning
2 3 (8.11%) Learning Management System
2 3 (8.11%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) Blog
4 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
1 3 (8.11%) Ubuntu
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (27.03%) MVC
2 8 (21.62%) Front End Development
2 8 (21.62%) OO
3 7 (18.92%) OO PHP
3 7 (18.92%) Web Development
4 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.81%) Creative Marketing
5 4 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (10.81%) Scrum
6 3 (8.11%) OOP
7 2 (5.41%) B2C
8 1 (2.70%) Business Transformation
8 1 (2.70%) CRM
8 1 (2.70%) Document Management
8 1 (2.70%) ERP
8 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.70%) Re-Platforming
8 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
2 12 (32.43%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) C#
4 5 (13.51%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.41%) PHP 7
6 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Citrix
3 1 (2.70%) Zend
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