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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 19 17
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 43 46 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 9.68% 10.09% 13.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.87% 17.36% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 37 37 62
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,400 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,742 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.97% -  

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 271 265 359
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 61.04% 58.11% 61.58%
Number of salaries quoted 232 220 286
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -9 20 £32,500 - 4
Blackburn - 10 £52,500 - 1
Burnley -4 5 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Chorley - 5 £40,000 - 1
Lancaster 0 1 - - 1
Rossendale - 1 £40,000 -
PHP
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 74 (74.75%) CSS
3 57 (57.58%) MySQL
4 53 (53.54%) JavaScript
5 45 (45.45%) jQuery
6 42 (42.42%) HTML5
7 38 (38.38%) OO
8 34 (34.34%) LAMP
9 32 (32.32%) E-Commerce
10 26 (26.26%) Web Development
11 25 (25.25%) OOP
12 24 (24.24%) WordPress
13 23 (23.23%) Magento
13 23 (23.23%) MVC
13 23 (23.23%) Front End Development
14 22 (22.22%) SQL
15 21 (21.21%) Linux
16 19 (19.19%) CSS3
16 19 (19.19%) Laravel
17 18 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
17 18 (18.18%) Marketing
17 18 (18.18%) Symfony
18 17 (17.17%) OO PHP
19 15 (15.15%) Software Engineering
20 14 (14.14%) Ajax
21 13 (13.13%) CakePHP
21 13 (13.13%) Apache
22 12 (12.12%) Web Services
22 12 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
22 12 (12.12%) CMS

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 24 (24.24%) WordPress
2 13 (13.13%) Apache
3 12 (12.12%) CMS
4 7 (7.07%) Drupal
5 3 (3.03%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (2.02%) OpenEdge
7 1 (1.01%) IIS
7 1 (1.01%) JBoss
7 1 (1.01%) nginx
Business Applications
1 23 (23.23%) Magento
2 1 (1.01%) OpenCart
2 1 (1.01%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) Firewall
1 4 (4.04%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (57.58%) MySQL
2 5 (5.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.01%) Redis
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.02%) Subversion
3 1 (1.01%) Bazaar
3 1 (1.01%) Grunt
3 1 (1.01%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.01%) PhantomJS
3 1 (1.01%) PHPUnit
General
1 18 (18.18%) Marketing
2 3 (3.03%) Retail
3 2 (2.02%) Games
4 1 (1.01%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 91 (91.92%) Developer
2 78 (78.79%) PHP Developer
3 25 (25.25%) Senior Developer
4 22 (22.22%) Senior PHP Developer
5 15 (15.15%) Web Developer
6 11 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
6 11 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 9 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
7 9 (9.09%) Senior MySQL Developer
8 8 (8.08%) Software Developer
9 7 (7.07%) LAMP Developer
9 7 (7.07%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 7 (7.07%) Senior LAMP Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Graduate
11 5 (5.05%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (4.04%) Analyst
12 4 (4.04%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (4.04%) Senior PHP Web Developer
12 4 (4.04%) Senior Web Developer
12 4 (4.04%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (77.78%) HTML
2 74 (74.75%) CSS
3 45 (45.45%) jQuery
4 42 (42.42%) HTML5
5 34 (34.34%) LAMP
6 19 (19.19%) CSS3
6 19 (19.19%) Laravel
7 18 (18.18%) Symfony
8 14 (14.14%) Ajax
9 13 (13.13%) CakePHP
10 12 (12.12%) Web Services
11 10 (10.10%) AngularJS
12 7 (7.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (5.05%) .NET
14 3 (3.03%) JSON
14 3 (3.03%) Node.js
15 2 (2.02%) .NET Framework
15 2 (2.02%) REST
15 2 (2.02%) SOAP
15 2 (2.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.09%) iPad
2 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.04%) User Experience
3 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.01%) Social Media
4 1 (1.01%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.21%) Linux
2 6 (6.06%) Ubuntu
3 5 (5.05%) Windows
4 1 (1.01%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.38%) OO
2 32 (32.32%) E-Commerce
3 26 (26.26%) Web Development
4 25 (25.25%) OOP
5 23 (23.23%) Front End Development
5 23 (23.23%) MVC
6 17 (17.17%) OO PHP
7 15 (15.15%) Software Engineering
8 12 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (10.10%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (8.08%) Creative Marketing
11 7 (7.07%) Web Application Development
12 4 (4.04%) Coaching
12 4 (4.04%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
12 4 (4.04%) SDLC
12 4 (4.04%) SIEM
12 4 (4.04%) Threat Intelligence
12 4 (4.04%) Use Case
12 4 (4.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 3 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 53 (53.54%) JavaScript
2 22 (22.22%) SQL
3 7 (7.07%) Java
4 5 (5.05%) Bash Shell
4 5 (5.05%) Perl
4 5 (5.05%) Python
5 3 (3.03%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.02%) C#
6 2 (2.02%) PHP 5
6 2 (2.02%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.01%) VB
7 1 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.01%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (4.04%) CheckPoint
1 4 (4.04%) Cisco
1 4 (4.04%) Palo Alto
1 4 (4.04%) Twitter
2 3 (3.03%) Facebook
2 3 (3.03%) Zend
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle
4 1 (1.01%) HP
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Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancaster
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Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
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Salary: £17000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Incredible bens
Posted: 5 days ago