Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 12 20
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 24 45 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 9.80% 19.65% 11.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.46% 34.35% 18.70%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 16
Preston median annual salary £33,750 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,965 £21,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £36,950 £42,500
Lancashire median annual salary £33,750 £32,500 £30,750
% change year-on-year +3.85% +5.69% +2.50%

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Preston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 166 131 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 67.76% 57.21% 62.12%
Number of salaries quoted 134 122 108
Preston median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £27,875 £22,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,875 £44,875 £45,000
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -4.11% +4.29% -

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Preston.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Preston

PHP
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for PHP in Preston

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Preston region with a requirement for PHP.

1 20 (83.33%) HTML
1 20 (83.33%) CSS
2 18 (75.00%) MySQL
2 18 (75.00%) Symfony
3 15 (62.50%) jQuery
3 15 (62.50%) HTML5
4 13 (54.17%) OO
5 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
5 11 (45.83%) SQL
5 11 (45.83%) CakePHP
6 10 (41.67%) Ajax
7 9 (37.50%) Marketing
7 9 (37.50%) Laravel
7 9 (37.50%) OOP
8 8 (33.33%) Creative Marketing
8 8 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (29.17%) WordPress
10 6 (25.00%) CSS3
11 5 (20.83%) MVC
11 5 (20.83%) Apache
11 5 (20.83%) Web Development
11 5 (20.83%) nginx
12 4 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
12 4 (16.67%) PHP 5
12 4 (16.67%) Linux
12 4 (16.67%) OO PHP
12 4 (16.67%) Doctrine
13 3 (12.50%) PhpStorm
13 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
13 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL

PHP
Co-occurring 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 7 (29.17%) WordPress
2 5 (20.83%) Apache
2 5 (20.83%) nginx
3 2 (8.33%) Drupal
4 1 (4.17%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (4.17%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (4.17%) Final Cut Pro
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.50%) PhpStorm
1 3 (12.50%) PHPUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (8.33%) GitLab
3 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (37.50%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 20 (83.33%) PHP Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (4.17%) Digital Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (4.17%) Head of Development
4 1 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Magento Developer
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (4.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (4.17%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
4 1 (4.17%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (4.17%) UX Developer
4 1 (4.17%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) CSS
1 20 (83.33%) HTML
2 18 (75.00%) Symfony
3 15 (62.50%) HTML5
3 15 (62.50%) jQuery
4 11 (45.83%) CakePHP
5 10 (41.67%) Ajax
6 9 (37.50%) Laravel
7 6 (25.00%) CSS3
8 4 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
8 4 (16.67%) Doctrine
9 2 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
10 1 (4.17%) Behat
10 1 (4.17%) LESS
10 1 (4.17%) Material Design
10 1 (4.17%) React
10 1 (4.17%) Sass
10 1 (4.17%) Twig
10 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (4.17%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (4.17%) User Experience
1 1 (4.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) OO
2 9 (37.50%) OOP
3 8 (33.33%) Creative Marketing
3 8 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (20.83%) MVC
4 5 (20.83%) Web Development
5 4 (16.67%) OO PHP
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.33%) Front End Development
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.17%) Analytics
8 1 (4.17%) Coaching
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.17%) Cross-Browser Development
8 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.17%) Kanban
8 1 (4.17%) Marketing Strategy
8 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.17%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) PHP 5
3 2 (8.33%) PHP 7
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) ES6
4 1 (4.17%) Java
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Zend
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Facebook
2 1 (4.17%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Twitter