The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 48 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 160 212 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.30% 7.95% 7.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.26% 15.33% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 137 201 207
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
PHP
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1560 1383 1682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 41.88% 51.84% 58.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 1143 1460
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PHP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

PHP Salary Trend in Leeds

PHP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leeds

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 174 (51.33%) MySQL
2 170 (50.15%) Linux
3 159 (46.90%) JavaScript
4 137 (40.41%) Agile Software Development
5 122 (35.99%) Apache
6 116 (34.22%) HTML
7 111 (32.74%) CSS
8 109 (32.15%) LAMP
9 93 (27.43%) Java
10 86 (25.37%) Internet
11 77 (22.71%) Open Source
12 69 (20.35%) Project Management
13 68 (20.06%) Ruby
13 68 (20.06%) jQuery
14 66 (19.47%) Scrum
15 61 (17.99%) Degree
16 60 (17.70%) E-Commerce
17 58 (17.11%) Perl
18 56 (16.52%) Content Management
19 55 (16.22%) SQL
19 55 (16.22%) Tomcat
20 54 (15.93%) Git (software)
21 52 (15.34%) Cisco
22 51 (15.04%) VMware
22 51 (15.04%) TDD
23 50 (14.75%) HTML5
24 49 (14.45%) Python
25 46 (13.57%) XML
25 46 (13.57%) F5
26 45 (13.27%) OO

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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
1 122 (35.99%) Apache
2 55 (16.22%) Tomcat
3 39 (11.50%) Node.js
4 34 (10.03%) WordPress
5 31 (9.14%) WebLogic
5 31 (9.14%) WebLogic Portal
5 31 (9.14%) WebSphere
5 31 (9.14%) Drupal
6 26 (7.67%) CMS
7 15 (4.42%) nginx
8 13 (3.83%) IIS
9 5 (1.47%) Joomla!
9 5 (1.47%) Umbraco
10 4 (1.18%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.88%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.88%) Tornado
12 1 (0.29%) Mambo
12 1 (0.29%) SugarCRM
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.29%) lighttpd
Applications
1 25 (7.37%) Photoshop
2 22 (6.49%) MS Excel
3 14 (4.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (1.77%) Fireworks
5 5 (1.47%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.47%) MS Project
6 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 45 (13.27%) Magento
2 3 (0.88%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.59%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.88%) SaaS
3 1 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 86 (25.37%) Internet
2 45 (13.27%) HTTP
3 33 (9.73%) AMQP
4 32 (9.44%) Firewall
5 18 (5.31%) SAN
6 17 (5.01%) DNS
7 15 (4.42%) NAS
8 6 (1.77%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.77%) Intranet
8 6 (1.77%) FTP
9 5 (1.47%) SMTP
9 5 (1.47%) DHCP
9 5 (1.47%) SSH
9 5 (1.47%) BIG-IP
9 5 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (1.47%) Extranet
10 3 (0.88%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.88%) LDAP
10 3 (0.88%) SNMP
11 2 (0.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (51.33%) MySQL
2 27 (7.96%) SQL Server
3 22 (6.49%) NoSQL
4 20 (5.90%) Redis
5 17 (5.01%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.95%) RDBMS
7 8 (2.36%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.36%) Informix
8 7 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.77%) Riak
10 3 (0.88%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.88%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.29%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 54 (15.93%) Git (software)
2 37 (10.91%) Subversion
3 26 (7.67%) Jenkins
4 14 (4.13%) Selenium
5 12 (3.54%) Behat
6 11 (3.24%) Cucumber
6 11 (3.24%) CruiseControl
7 7 (2.06%) Hudson
8 6 (1.77%) Grunt
8 6 (1.77%) JIRA
9 5 (1.47%) PhpStorm
10 4 (1.18%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.59%) Flex Builder
11 2 (0.59%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.29%) Xcode
12 1 (0.29%) Jasmine
General
1 18 (5.31%) Retail
2 16 (4.72%) Marketing
2 16 (4.72%) Games
3 15 (4.42%) Advertising
4 12 (3.54%) Finance
5 10 (2.95%) Automotive
6 8 (2.36%) Back Office
7 6 (1.77%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.88%) Publishing
9 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 190 (56.05%) Developer
2 91 (26.84%) PHP Developer
3 56 (16.52%) Architect
4 50 (14.75%) Solutions Architect
5 42 (12.39%) Web Developer
6 41 (12.09%) Senior Developer
7 27 (7.96%) Lead Developer
8 17 (5.01%) Senior Architect
8 17 (5.01%) DevOps Engineer
9 16 (4.72%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 16 (4.72%) Senior PHP Developer
9 16 (4.72%) JavaScript Developer
9 16 (4.72%) PHP Web Developer
10 15 (4.42%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 14 (4.13%) Infrastructure Manager
12 13 (3.83%) Software Engineer
13 11 (3.24%) Graduate
13 11 (3.24%) Applications Developer
13 11 (3.24%) Test Engineer
13 11 (3.24%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (34.22%) HTML
2 111 (32.74%) CSS
3 109 (32.15%) LAMP
4 68 (20.06%) jQuery
5 50 (14.75%) HTML5
6 46 (13.57%) XML
7 45 (13.27%) RabbitMQ
8 42 (12.39%) Web Services
8 42 (12.39%) .NET
9 36 (10.62%) ActiveMQ
10 33 (9.73%) J2EE
11 30 (8.85%) CSS3
12 24 (7.08%) Symfony
13 20 (5.90%) XHTML
14 15 (4.42%) AngularJS
15 14 (4.13%) Flash
16 12 (3.54%) Backbone.js
17 10 (2.95%) ASP.NET
17 10 (2.95%) Ajax
18 8 (2.36%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 77 (22.71%) Open Source
2 33 (9.73%) Clustering
3 31 (9.14%) RIA
3 31 (9.14%) Symmetrix
4 18 (5.31%) Enterprise Storage
4 18 (5.31%) IBM XIV
5 17 (5.01%) User Experience
5 17 (5.01%) Mobile App
6 13 (3.83%) FMCG
7 10 (2.95%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.36%) Social Media
9 6 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.47%) Wiki
11 4 (1.18%) BBC
11 4 (1.18%) Replication
12 3 (0.88%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (0.88%) NHS
13 2 (0.59%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.59%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 170 (50.15%) Linux
2 44 (12.98%) Windows
2 44 (12.98%) Solaris
3 28 (8.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (6.49%) Apple iOS
5 17 (5.01%) CentOS
6 10 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.65%) Android
8 8 (2.36%) Ubuntu
8 8 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (2.36%) UNIX
8 8 (2.36%) SUSE
9 7 (2.06%) Debian
10 5 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (40.41%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (20.35%) Project Management
3 66 (19.47%) Scrum
4 60 (17.70%) E-Commerce
5 56 (16.52%) Content Management
6 51 (15.04%) TDD
7 45 (13.27%) OO
8 43 (12.68%) Web Development
9 41 (12.09%) Technical Architecture
10 34 (10.03%) DevOps
11 33 (9.73%) High Availability
11 33 (9.73%) Load Testing
11 33 (9.73%) MVC
12 32 (9.44%) UML
12 32 (9.44%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (9.14%) Network Load Balancing
13 31 (9.14%) Test Planning
14 29 (8.55%) Software Engineering
15 27 (7.96%) OOP
16 22 (6.49%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 159 (46.90%) JavaScript
2 93 (27.43%) Java
3 68 (20.06%) Ruby
4 58 (17.11%) Perl
5 55 (16.22%) SQL
6 49 (14.45%) Python
7 32 (9.44%) Bash Shell
8 27 (7.96%) Shell Script
9 25 (7.37%) PHP5
10 23 (6.78%) C++
11 21 (6.19%) C#
12 13 (3.83%) ActionScript
13 6 (1.77%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.47%) C
15 3 (0.88%) VB
15 3 (0.88%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.59%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.29%) PowerHouse
17 1 (0.29%) PHP4
17 1 (0.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 61 (17.99%) Degree
2 13 (3.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (3.83%) CCNP
2 13 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (2.06%) CCNA
4 6 (1.77%) CISSP
4 6 (1.77%) CCIE
4 6 (1.77%) CCSP
4 6 (1.77%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (1.77%) CCDE
5 2 (0.59%) MySQL Certification
5 2 (0.59%) MCP
5 2 (0.59%) MCSE
5 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.59%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (13.27%) QA
2 3 (0.88%) SLA
3 2 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) WCAG
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (6.19%) vSphere
3 11 (3.24%) VMware ESX
4 9 (2.65%) Squid
5 8 (2.36%) Varnish
6 6 (1.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (1.47%) XenServer
8 3 (0.88%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.59%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.59%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (7.08%) Puppet
2 20 (5.90%) Nagios
3 19 (5.60%) Opsview
4 12 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (2.36%) Foglight
6 7 (2.06%) Cacti
7 6 (1.77%) SolarWinds Orion
7 6 (1.77%) NetBackup
7 6 (1.77%) Capistrano
8 3 (0.88%) PureDisk
8 3 (0.88%) WMI
9 2 (0.59%) Plesk
10 1 (0.29%) Munin
10 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.29%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 52 (15.34%) Cisco
2 51 (15.04%) VMware
3 46 (13.57%) F5
4 43 (12.68%) Zend
5 33 (9.73%) EMC
6 31 (9.14%) Red Hat
7 20 (5.90%) Microsoft
8 18 (5.31%) IBM
8 18 (5.31%) Oracle
9 16 (4.72%) HP
10 13 (3.83%) Adobe
11 9 (2.65%) Riverbed
12 8 (2.36%) Rackspace
12 8 (2.36%) Citrix
12 8 (2.36%) NetApp
13 6 (1.77%) Veritas
13 6 (1.77%) Symantec
13 6 (1.77%) Splunk
13 6 (1.77%) Tableau
13 6 (1.77%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: + 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40-£45K + 20% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago