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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 37 34 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 221 227 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.93% 6.10% 4.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.19% 12.45% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 200 184 115
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
1813 1823 1448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.65% 48.98% 51.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1513 1231
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 31 March 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leeds

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 201 (52.21%) JavaScript
2 164 (42.60%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (42.34%) Linux
4 160 (41.56%) MySQL
5 159 (41.30%) HTML
6 140 (36.36%) CSS
7 130 (33.77%) Java
8 109 (28.31%) OO
9 102 (26.49%) jQuery
10 95 (24.68%) Git (software)
11 91 (23.64%) Windows
12 87 (22.60%) SQL
13 83 (21.56%) TDD
13 83 (21.56%) HTML5
14 74 (19.22%) LAMP
14 74 (19.22%) Apache
15 71 (18.44%) Python
16 67 (17.40%) Web Services
17 66 (17.14%) MVC
18 65 (16.88%) XML
19 64 (16.62%) Symfony
20 58 (15.06%) .NET
21 57 (14.81%) Mobile App
22 55 (14.29%) Ruby
23 54 (14.03%) Unit Testing
23 54 (14.03%) Node.js
24 53 (13.77%) CSS3
25 50 (12.99%) Subversion
26 49 (12.73%) Degree
27 46 (11.95%) Zend

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 74 (19.22%) Apache
2 54 (14.03%) Node.js
3 37 (9.61%) Tomcat
4 32 (8.31%) CMS
5 29 (7.53%) WordPress
6 15 (3.90%) nginx
6 15 (3.90%) Drupal
7 9 (2.34%) IIS
8 7 (1.82%) JBoss
9 5 (1.30%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.52%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.26%) lighttpd
11 1 (0.26%) concrete5
Applications
1 18 (4.68%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (3.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (3.64%) Amazon S3
2 14 (3.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (2.08%) PaaS
4 5 (1.30%) MailChimp
5 4 (1.04%) Route 53
6 3 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.52%) Heroku
8 1 (0.26%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.83%) Internet
2 32 (8.31%) DNS
3 30 (7.79%) HTTP
4 17 (4.42%) Firewall
5 15 (3.90%) SAN
6 12 (3.12%) TCP/IP
7 11 (2.86%) SSL
8 10 (2.60%) Network Security
9 8 (2.08%) NAS
10 6 (1.56%) Ethernet
10 6 (1.56%) PBX
11 5 (1.30%) LAN
12 4 (1.04%) VLAN
13 3 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (0.78%) FWSM
13 3 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
14 1 (0.26%) OpenLDAP
14 1 (0.26%) SSH
14 1 (0.26%) SMPP
14 1 (0.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (41.56%) MySQL
2 33 (8.57%) MongoDB
3 30 (7.79%) Relational Database
4 22 (5.71%) SQL Server
5 19 (4.94%) Redis
6 14 (3.64%) Amazon RDS
7 10 (2.60%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.34%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.34%) SimpleDB
8 9 (2.34%) Couchbase
9 8 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.56%) Riak
11 3 (0.78%) Informix
12 1 (0.26%) MS Access
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.26%) Big Data
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.26%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 95 (24.68%) Git (software)
2 50 (12.99%) Subversion
3 30 (7.79%) Jenkins
4 16 (4.16%) Xcode
5 10 (2.60%) JIRA
5 10 (2.60%) Selenium
5 10 (2.60%) Hudson
6 9 (2.34%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.56%) PHPUnit
8 4 (1.04%) JUnit
9 3 (0.78%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.26%) JMeter
10 1 (0.26%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.26%) WATIR
10 1 (0.26%) Bazaar
10 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.26%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.26%) WatiN
10 1 (0.26%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (5.97%) Games
2 13 (3.38%) Finance
3 8 (2.08%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.30%) Retail
4 5 (1.30%) Marketing
5 4 (1.04%) Back Office
5 4 (1.04%) Automotive
6 2 (0.52%) Banking
6 2 (0.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.26%) Publishing
7 1 (0.26%) Legal
7 1 (0.26%) French Language
7 1 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 259 (67.27%) Developer
2 126 (32.73%) PHP Developer
3 39 (10.13%) Web Developer
3 39 (10.13%) Senior Developer
4 35 (9.09%) Junior
5 31 (8.05%) Architect
6 29 (7.53%) Senior PHP Developer
7 28 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
8 26 (6.75%) JavaScript Developer
9 24 (6.23%) Applications Developer
10 22 (5.71%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 22 (5.71%) Mobile Developer
11 18 (4.68%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 17 (4.42%) Junior Architect
12 17 (4.42%) PHP Web Developer
13 16 (4.16%) Software Developer
13 16 (4.16%) C# Developer
13 16 (4.16%) C# .NET Developer
14 15 (3.90%) iOS Developer
14 15 (3.90%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (41.30%) HTML
2 140 (36.36%) CSS
3 102 (26.49%) jQuery
4 83 (21.56%) HTML5
5 74 (19.22%) LAMP
6 67 (17.40%) Web Services
7 65 (16.88%) XML
8 64 (16.62%) Symfony
9 58 (15.06%) .NET
10 53 (13.77%) CSS3
11 45 (11.69%) AngularJS
12 37 (9.61%) JSON
13 34 (8.83%) PhoneGap
14 33 (8.57%) SOAP
15 32 (8.31%) REST
16 31 (8.05%) OpenGL
17 26 (6.75%) Backbone.js
18 24 (6.23%) CodeIgniter
19 22 (5.71%) CakePHP
20 18 (4.68%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 57 (14.81%) Mobile App
2 42 (10.91%) User Experience
3 36 (9.35%) Social Media
4 35 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 35 (9.09%) Open Source
5 31 (8.05%) 3D Graphics
6 17 (4.42%) Clustering
7 15 (3.90%) Management Information System
8 14 (3.64%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.08%) RIA
10 6 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (1.30%) iPhone
11 5 (1.30%) W3C
11 5 (1.30%) CMDB
12 4 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (1.04%) IBM XIV
12 4 (1.04%) Computer Science
12 4 (1.04%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (0.52%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 163 (42.34%) Linux
2 91 (23.64%) Windows
3 40 (10.39%) Android
4 37 (9.61%) Apple iOS
5 31 (8.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (6.75%) UNIX
7 18 (4.68%) CentOS
8 8 (2.08%) Debian
8 8 (2.08%) Solaris
9 7 (1.82%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.56%) SUSE
11 5 (1.30%) Windows Phone
12 4 (1.04%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.04%) Windows Phone 7
13 1 (0.26%) BlackBerry OS
13 1 (0.26%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (42.60%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (28.31%) OO
3 83 (21.56%) TDD
4 66 (17.14%) MVC
5 54 (14.03%) Unit Testing
6 41 (10.65%) DevOps
7 38 (9.87%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (8.05%) Data Modelling
9 30 (7.79%) Multithreading
9 30 (7.79%) Memory Management
10 29 (7.53%) E-Commerce
11 27 (7.01%) OOP
12 26 (6.75%) Software Engineering
13 25 (6.49%) Project Management
14 24 (6.23%) Scrum
15 23 (5.97%) Web Design
16 21 (5.45%) Web Development
17 20 (5.19%) OO PHP
18 19 (4.94%) Mobile Application Development
18 19 (4.94%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 201 (52.21%) JavaScript
2 130 (33.77%) Java
3 87 (22.60%) SQL
4 71 (18.44%) Python
5 55 (14.29%) Ruby
6 41 (10.65%) Perl
7 37 (9.61%) C#
8 31 (8.05%) C++
9 28 (7.27%) Bash Shell
10 22 (5.71%) Shell Script
11 19 (4.94%) Objective-C
12 14 (3.64%) PHP5
13 6 (1.56%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.04%) VBScript
14 4 (1.04%) VB
14 4 (1.04%) VB6
15 3 (0.78%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.78%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.52%) ActionScript
17 1 (0.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 49 (12.73%) Degree
2 3 (0.78%) CCIE
2 3 (0.78%) CCSP
2 3 (0.78%) CCNP
2 3 (0.78%) CISSP
2 3 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (0.78%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (0.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.16%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) WCAG
2 1 (0.26%) WAI
System Software
1 22 (5.71%) vSphere
2 14 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.12%) Firmware
4 4 (1.04%) NFS
4 4 (1.04%) Xen
5 3 (0.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.26%) qmail
6 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.26%) Samba
6 1 (0.26%) Squid
6 1 (0.26%) Cygwin
6 1 (0.26%) Docker
6 1 (0.26%) LXC
Systems Management
1 40 (10.39%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (8.05%) Puppet
3 19 (4.94%) Salt
4 15 (3.90%) Nagios
5 6 (1.56%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.04%) Cacti
6 4 (1.04%) HAProxy
6 4 (1.04%) Opsview
6 4 (1.04%) Graphite
7 3 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.52%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.26%) Ansible
9 1 (0.26%) Plesk
9 1 (0.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 46 (11.95%) Zend
2 35 (9.09%) Oracle
3 30 (7.79%) Red Hat
3 30 (7.79%) VMware
4 18 (4.68%) Microsoft
5 17 (4.42%) Sencha
6 15 (3.90%) Cisco
7 7 (1.82%) Adobe
8 6 (1.56%) Dell
8 6 (1.56%) Akamai
9 5 (1.30%) IBM
9 5 (1.30%) Google
10 4 (1.04%) Sophos
10 4 (1.04%) HP
10 4 (1.04%) Rackspace
11 3 (0.78%) SolarWinds
11 3 (0.78%) F5
11 3 (0.78%) Percona
11 3 (0.78%) Veritas
11 3 (0.78%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£55K + 20% Bonus + Superb Benefits!
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £62,000 per annum Fantastic holiday entitlement, superb work/life bala
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension, Private Healthcare + other
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Private Healthcare + other
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum Pension, Private Healthcare + other
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40-£45K + 10% Bonus + fantastic benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£45K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 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
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago