The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 36 27
Rank change year-on-year +22 -9  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 54 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 12.83% 5.49% 6.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.43% 10.05% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 52 18 27
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,250 £34,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +2.85%  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 252 189 233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 59.86% 54.62% 54.82%
Number of salaries quoted 245 167 204
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing PHP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Lancashire

PHP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP in Lancashire.

Salary trend for PHP in Lancashire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Lancashire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Lancashire

PHP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +3 24 £35,000 +59.09% 8
Burnley - 11 £35,000 - 2
Blackburn +10 9 £35,000 - 3
Chorley +2 7 £22,750 -24.16% 1
Lancaster -1 1 £30,000 - 1
PHP
North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 77 (77.78%) HTML
2 76 (76.77%) CSS
3 67 (67.68%) JavaScript
4 54 (54.55%) jQuery
5 52 (52.53%) MySQL
6 42 (42.42%) Web Development
7 37 (37.37%) HTML5
8 33 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 31 (31.31%) LAMP
9 31 (31.31%) WordPress
10 28 (28.28%) OOP
11 27 (27.27%) OO
12 25 (25.25%) Linux
13 23 (23.23%) CSS3
14 20 (20.20%) MVC
15 19 (19.19%) Laravel
16 18 (18.18%) Front End Development
16 18 (18.18%) Magento
17 16 (16.16%) Amazon AWS
17 16 (16.16%) SQL
18 15 (15.15%) Web Services
19 14 (14.14%) SQL Server
19 14 (14.14%) Apache
19 14 (14.14%) Symfony
19 14 (14.14%) iPad
20 13 (13.13%) Software Engineering
20 13 (13.13%) CMS
21 12 (12.12%) SDLC
21 12 (12.12%) OO PHP
21 12 (12.12%) Marketing

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 31 (31.31%) WordPress
2 14 (14.14%) Apache
3 13 (13.13%) CMS
4 6 (6.06%) Drupal
5 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (18.18%) Magento
2 2 (2.02%) OpenCart
2 2 (2.02%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) HTTP
2 2 (2.02%) Firewall
2 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (52.53%) MySQL
2 14 (14.14%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.07%) JIRA
3 3 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.02%) Grunt
4 2 (2.02%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.01%) Bazaar
5 1 (1.01%) gulp
5 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.01%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.01%) PhantomJS
5 1 (1.01%) Subversion
General
1 12 (12.12%) Marketing
2 2 (2.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 91 (91.92%) Developer
2 76 (76.77%) PHP Developer
3 21 (21.21%) JavaScript Developer
3 21 (21.21%) Web Developer
4 20 (20.20%) MySQL Developer
4 20 (20.20%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 20 (20.20%) Senior Developer
5 19 (19.19%) Senior PHP Developer
6 16 (16.16%) PHP Web Developer
7 14 (14.14%) HTML Developer
8 13 (13.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 13 (13.13%) HTML CSS Developer
9 10 (10.10%) Senior MySQL Developer
10 8 (8.08%) Software Developer
11 7 (7.07%) Graduate
11 7 (7.07%) LAMP Developer
11 7 (7.07%) Senior LAMP Developer
11 7 (7.07%) Senior PHP Web Developer
11 7 (7.07%) Senior Web Developer
11 7 (7.07%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (77.78%) HTML
2 76 (76.77%) CSS
3 54 (54.55%) jQuery
4 37 (37.37%) HTML5
5 31 (31.31%) LAMP
6 23 (23.23%) CSS3
7 19 (19.19%) Laravel
8 15 (15.15%) Web Services
9 14 (14.14%) Symfony
10 8 (8.08%) Ajax
10 8 (8.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (6.06%) AngularJS
12 5 (5.05%) CakePHP
12 5 (5.05%) JSON
12 5 (5.05%) Spine.js
13 4 (4.04%) .NET
13 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET
13 4 (4.04%) RESTful
13 4 (4.04%) Sass
14 2 (2.02%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.14%) iPad
2 11 (11.11%) User Experience
3 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.25%) Linux
2 6 (6.06%) Android
2 6 (6.06%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.06%) Ubuntu
3 5 (5.05%) Windows
4 2 (2.02%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.42%) Web Development
2 33 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 28 (28.28%) OOP
4 27 (27.27%) OO
5 20 (20.20%) MVC
6 18 (18.18%) Front End Development
7 13 (13.13%) Software Engineering
8 12 (12.12%) OO PHP
8 12 (12.12%) SDLC
9 11 (11.11%) Web Application Development
10 10 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (5.05%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 5 (5.05%) Mathematics
11 5 (5.05%) Web Design
12 4 (4.04%) Data Integration
13 3 (3.03%) Content Management
13 3 (3.03%) Open Source
13 3 (3.03%) Resource Management
13 3 (3.03%) Software Architecture
13 3 (3.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (67.68%) JavaScript
2 16 (16.16%) SQL
3 6 (6.06%) Java
4 5 (5.05%) C
4 5 (5.05%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.04%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.04%) Perl
5 4 (4.04%) Python
6 2 (2.02%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.01%) C#
7 1 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) DBS Check
3 2 (2.02%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (5.05%) Xamarin
1 5 (5.05%) Zend
2 3 (3.03%) Oracle
3 2 (2.02%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.02%) Cisco
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.02%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.01%) HP
4 1 (1.01%) Sun
4 1 (1.01%) Twitter
Preston, Lancashire
FluidAds
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
4it Recruitment
Posted: 13 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25500 - £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Chorley
Pearson Frank
Posted: 16 days ago
Blackburn
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Preston
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Preston
Pearson Frank
Posted: 24 days ago