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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 40 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 189 236 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.50% 7.18% 6.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.35% 14.78% 12.30%
Number of salaries quoted 170 213 179
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
1665 1597 1561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.49% 48.56% 53.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1358 1263 1413
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 January 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leeds

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 186 (53.30%) JavaScript
2 162 (46.42%) HTML
3 156 (44.70%) MySQL
4 141 (40.40%) Linux
5 137 (39.26%) CSS
6 136 (38.97%) Agile Software Development
7 105 (30.09%) Git (software)
8 100 (28.65%) jQuery
9 95 (27.22%) OO
10 94 (26.93%) Windows
10 94 (26.93%) Java
11 83 (23.78%) Apache
12 77 (22.06%) HTML5
13 75 (21.49%) Subversion
14 67 (19.20%) TDD
15 64 (18.34%) LAMP
16 63 (18.05%) SQL
17 58 (16.62%) Node.js
18 54 (15.47%) Web Services
19 53 (15.19%) Python
19 53 (15.19%) Mobile App
20 51 (14.61%) User Experience
21 48 (13.75%) Symfony
21 48 (13.75%) MVC
22 47 (13.47%) E-Commerce
22 47 (13.47%) Apple iOS
23 46 (13.18%) Degree
24 45 (12.89%) AngularJS
25 44 (12.61%) XML
25 44 (12.61%) Internet

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 83 (23.78%) Apache
2 58 (16.62%) Node.js
3 31 (8.88%) Tomcat
4 28 (8.02%) WordPress
5 25 (7.16%) CMS
6 16 (4.58%) nginx
7 15 (4.30%) Drupal
8 14 (4.01%) IIS
9 3 (0.86%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.57%) JBoss
11 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.29%) lighttpd
11 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.29%) concrete5
11 1 (0.29%) Tornado
Applications
1 30 (8.60%) Photoshop
2 17 (4.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (2.58%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.72%) MS Project
5 5 (1.43%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 19 (5.44%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (2.29%) Amazon S3
3 7 (2.01%) PaaS
4 4 (1.15%) Route 53
5 1 (0.29%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.29%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 44 (12.61%) Internet
2 30 (8.60%) DNS
3 20 (5.73%) Firewall
4 19 (5.44%) HTTP
5 16 (4.58%) SAN
6 12 (3.44%) TCP/IP
7 10 (2.87%) NAS
8 5 (1.43%) SSH
8 5 (1.43%) FTP
8 5 (1.43%) SSL
8 5 (1.43%) DHCP
9 4 (1.15%) Ethernet
9 4 (1.15%) SMTP
9 4 (1.15%) PBX
9 4 (1.15%) BIG-IP
9 4 (1.15%) Network Security
9 4 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.86%) FWSM
10 3 (0.86%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (44.70%) MySQL
2 32 (9.17%) Relational Database
3 28 (8.02%) SQL Server
4 19 (5.44%) MongoDB
5 17 (4.87%) Redis
6 15 (4.30%) NoSQL
7 13 (3.72%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.29%) Couchbase
8 8 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (2.29%) Informix
8 8 (2.29%) SimpleDB
9 6 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.86%) Riak
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 105 (30.09%) Git (software)
2 75 (21.49%) Subversion
3 38 (10.89%) Jenkins
4 17 (4.87%) Xcode
5 12 (3.44%) JIRA
6 10 (2.87%) Hudson
7 8 (2.29%) Selenium
8 6 (1.72%) CruiseControl
8 6 (1.72%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.86%) PHPUnit
9 3 (0.86%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.57%) JUnit
11 1 (0.29%) Bazaar
11 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.29%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.29%) WatiN
11 1 (0.29%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.29%) DbUnit
11 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.29%) JMeter
General
1 19 (5.44%) Games
2 14 (4.01%) Retail
3 10 (2.87%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.87%) Automotive
4 8 (2.29%) Finance
5 7 (2.01%) Advertising
5 7 (2.01%) Marketing
6 4 (1.15%) Back Office
7 1 (0.29%) French Language
7 1 (0.29%) German Language
7 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 224 (64.18%) Developer
2 117 (33.52%) PHP Developer
3 33 (9.46%) Web Developer
4 28 (8.02%) JavaScript Developer
4 28 (8.02%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 28 (8.02%) Mobile Developer
5 27 (7.74%) Senior Developer
6 25 (7.16%) Applications Developer
6 25 (7.16%) Junior
7 24 (6.88%) Senior PHP Developer
7 24 (6.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 19 (5.44%) Infrastructure Manager
8 19 (5.44%) PHP Web Developer
9 18 (5.16%) Architect
10 16 (4.58%) Solutions Architect
10 16 (4.58%) iOS Developer
11 14 (4.01%) Junior Developer
12 13 (3.72%) Graduate
12 13 (3.72%) Software Engineer
13 12 (3.44%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (46.42%) HTML
2 137 (39.26%) CSS
3 100 (28.65%) jQuery
4 77 (22.06%) HTML5
5 64 (18.34%) LAMP
6 54 (15.47%) Web Services
7 48 (13.75%) Symfony
8 45 (12.89%) AngularJS
9 44 (12.61%) XML
10 40 (11.46%) CSS3
11 39 (11.17%) PhoneGap
12 38 (10.89%) OpenGL
13 37 (10.60%) .NET
14 30 (8.60%) REST
14 30 (8.60%) Backbone.js
15 27 (7.74%) SOAP
15 27 (7.74%) JSON
16 23 (6.59%) Sencha Touch
16 23 (6.59%) Ext JS
17 22 (6.30%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 53 (15.19%) Mobile App
2 51 (14.61%) User Experience
3 38 (10.89%) Blackberry
3 38 (10.89%) 3D Graphics
4 27 (7.74%) Open Source
5 26 (7.45%) Social Media
6 14 (4.01%) Management Information System
7 13 (3.72%) Client/Server
8 12 (3.44%) Clustering
9 10 (2.87%) Enterprise Storage
9 10 (2.87%) IBM XIV
10 7 (2.01%) FMCG
11 6 (1.72%) Wiki
11 6 (1.72%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (1.15%) iPhone
12 4 (1.15%) Replication
13 3 (0.86%) BBC
13 3 (0.86%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 141 (40.40%) Linux
2 94 (26.93%) Windows
3 47 (13.47%) Apple iOS
4 41 (11.75%) Android
5 31 (8.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (6.02%) UNIX
7 14 (4.01%) CentOS
8 9 (2.58%) Debian
9 8 (2.29%) SUSE
10 6 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.72%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.43%) Solaris
11 5 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.29%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.29%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (38.97%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (27.22%) OO
3 67 (19.20%) TDD
4 48 (13.75%) MVC
5 47 (13.47%) E-Commerce
6 38 (10.89%) Data Modelling
7 37 (10.60%) Multithreading
7 37 (10.60%) Memory Management
7 37 (10.60%) DevOps
8 34 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (9.74%) Project Management
9 23 (6.59%) Unit Testing
9 23 (6.59%) Android Development
10 22 (6.30%) OO PHP
11 20 (5.73%) Performance Tuning
12 19 (5.44%) iOS Development
12 19 (5.44%) Business Analysis
13 18 (5.16%) Software Engineering
13 18 (5.16%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (4.87%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 186 (53.30%) JavaScript
2 94 (26.93%) Java
3 63 (18.05%) SQL
4 53 (15.19%) Python
5 42 (12.03%) Ruby
6 29 (8.31%) Perl
7 25 (7.16%) Shell Script
8 24 (6.88%) Bash Shell
9 21 (6.02%) C++
10 20 (5.73%) Objective-C
11 19 (5.44%) PHP5
12 18 (5.16%) C#
13 9 (2.58%) ActionScript
14 4 (1.15%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.86%) VB
15 3 (0.86%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.29%) ActionScript 3.0
16 1 (0.29%) XAML
16 1 (0.29%) C
16 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (13.18%) Degree
2 15 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (4.30%) CCNP
2 15 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (2.29%) CCNA
4 7 (2.01%) CISSP
4 7 (2.01%) CCIE
4 7 (2.01%) CCSP
4 7 (2.01%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (1.15%) CCDE
6 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.29%) MCP
6 1 (0.29%) MCSE
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.30%) QA
2 2 (0.57%) SLA
3 1 (0.29%) WCAG
3 1 (0.29%) WAI
System Software
1 26 (7.45%) vSphere
2 22 (6.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.15%) Firmware
4 7 (2.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (1.15%) XenServer
6 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.29%) Squid
6 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.29%) Varnish
6 1 (0.29%) Cygwin
6 1 (0.29%) Docker
6 1 (0.29%) LXC
Systems Management
1 29 (8.31%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (7.16%) Puppet
3 15 (4.30%) Nagios
4 14 (4.01%) Salt
5 9 (2.58%) NetBackup
6 8 (2.29%) Opsview
6 8 (2.29%) Cacti
6 8 (2.29%) Graphite
7 7 (2.01%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (1.15%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.86%) Plesk
9 3 (0.86%) PureDisk
10 2 (0.57%) cPanel
11 1 (0.29%) Munin
11 1 (0.29%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.29%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.29%) WMI
11 1 (0.29%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 40 (11.46%) VMware
2 39 (11.17%) Zend
3 34 (9.74%) Red Hat
4 27 (7.74%) Cisco
5 24 (6.88%) Oracle
6 23 (6.59%) Sencha
7 16 (4.58%) F5
7 16 (4.58%) HP
8 15 (4.30%) Adobe
9 13 (3.72%) Microsoft
10 11 (3.15%) IBM
11 9 (2.58%) Tableau
12 7 (2.01%) SolarWinds
12 7 (2.01%) Veritas
13 5 (1.43%) NetApp
13 5 (1.43%) Dell
14 4 (1.15%) Citrix
14 4 (1.15%) Juniper
14 4 (1.15%) Symantec
14 4 (1.15%) Akamai
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£51K
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40K + 10% Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits, flexitime
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUSES
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + fab benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago