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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 56 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 160 230 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.23% 7.86% 7.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.61% 15.24% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 148 222 197
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,100
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 1509 1578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 43.99% 51.54% 58.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1270 1278 1397
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 31 October 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leeds

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 179 (52.19%) MySQL
2 167 (48.69%) Linux
3 165 (48.10%) JavaScript
4 140 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
5 131 (38.19%) HTML
6 115 (33.53%) CSS
7 111 (32.36%) Apache
8 104 (30.32%) LAMP
9 80 (23.32%) Java
10 75 (21.87%) Internet
11 71 (20.70%) jQuery
12 68 (19.83%) Git (software)
13 67 (19.53%) Windows
14 65 (18.95%) Project Management
14 65 (18.95%) HTML5
15 64 (18.66%) OO
15 64 (18.66%) Ruby
16 60 (17.49%) SQL
17 58 (16.91%) Open Source
18 57 (16.62%) E-Commerce
19 55 (16.03%) Subversion
20 54 (15.74%) TDD
20 54 (15.74%) Python
21 53 (15.45%) Node.js
22 52 (15.16%) Degree
23 51 (14.87%) Perl
23 51 (14.87%) Scrum
24 50 (14.58%) VMware
24 50 (14.58%) Web Services
25 43 (12.54%) XML

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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
1 111 (32.36%) Apache
2 53 (15.45%) Node.js
3 42 (12.24%) Tomcat
4 32 (9.33%) WordPress
5 26 (7.58%) Drupal
6 24 (7.00%) CMS
7 21 (6.12%) WebSphere
7 21 (6.12%) WebLogic
7 21 (6.12%) WebLogic Portal
8 19 (5.54%) nginx
9 13 (3.79%) IIS
10 3 (0.87%) Tornado
11 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.58%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.29%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.29%) lighttpd
12 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 27 (7.87%) Photoshop
2 17 (4.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (4.08%) MS Excel
4 7 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.04%) MS Project
5 6 (1.75%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.29%) MS Office
6 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 33 (9.62%) Magento
2 2 (0.58%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.66%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.87%) Amazon S3
2 3 (0.87%) Route 53
3 2 (0.58%) SaaS
4 1 (0.29%) PaaS
4 1 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 75 (21.87%) Internet
2 36 (10.50%) HTTP
3 26 (7.58%) Firewall
4 23 (6.71%) AMQP
5 21 (6.12%) DNS
5 21 (6.12%) SAN
6 17 (4.96%) NAS
7 9 (2.62%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.75%) SSH
8 6 (1.75%) DHCP
8 6 (1.75%) FTP
9 5 (1.46%) SMTP
9 5 (1.46%) Extranet
9 5 (1.46%) Intranet
9 5 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (1.46%) BIG-IP
10 3 (0.87%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.87%) LDAP
10 3 (0.87%) SNMP
11 2 (0.58%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (52.19%) MySQL
2 31 (9.04%) SQL Server
3 30 (8.75%) Relational Database
4 25 (7.29%) Redis
5 22 (6.41%) NoSQL
6 15 (4.37%) RDBMS
7 13 (3.79%) MongoDB
8 10 (2.92%) Informix
9 8 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.75%) Riak
11 3 (0.87%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.29%) SimpleDB
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.29%) SQLPlus
13 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.29%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 68 (19.83%) Git (software)
2 55 (16.03%) Subversion
3 34 (9.91%) Jenkins
4 11 (3.21%) CruiseControl
5 9 (2.62%) Behat
5 9 (2.62%) Selenium
6 8 (2.33%) JIRA
6 8 (2.33%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.04%) Hudson
8 6 (1.75%) Grunt
8 6 (1.75%) Xcode
9 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.58%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.29%) Bazaar
10 1 (0.29%) Flex Builder
10 1 (0.29%) Jasmine
General
1 20 (5.83%) Retail
2 19 (5.54%) Games
3 13 (3.79%) Automotive
4 12 (3.50%) Advertising
5 11 (3.21%) Marketing
6 10 (2.92%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.33%) Finance
7 8 (2.33%) Back Office
8 3 (0.87%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 198 (57.73%) Developer
2 100 (29.15%) PHP Developer
3 43 (12.54%) Senior Developer
4 39 (11.37%) Architect
5 38 (11.08%) Web Developer
6 33 (9.62%) Solutions Architect
7 22 (6.41%) Senior PHP Developer
8 21 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
8 21 (6.12%) Lead Developer
9 20 (5.83%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 19 (5.54%) Mobile Developer
10 19 (5.54%) Infrastructure Manager
11 17 (4.96%) Software Engineer
12 16 (4.66%) Applications Developer
12 16 (4.66%) PHP Web Developer
13 15 (4.37%) DevOps Engineer
13 15 (4.37%) Mobile Applications Developer
14 14 (4.08%) Graduate
15 13 (3.79%) Project Manager
15 13 (3.79%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (38.19%) HTML
2 115 (33.53%) CSS
3 104 (30.32%) LAMP
4 71 (20.70%) jQuery
5 65 (18.95%) HTML5
6 50 (14.58%) Web Services
7 43 (12.54%) XML
8 37 (10.79%) RabbitMQ
9 35 (10.20%) CSS3
9 35 (10.20%) .NET
10 27 (7.87%) ActiveMQ
10 27 (7.87%) AngularJS
11 24 (7.00%) Symfony
12 22 (6.41%) J2EE
13 20 (5.83%) PhoneGap
14 18 (5.25%) Backbone.js
15 16 (4.66%) OpenGL
16 15 (4.37%) Flash
16 15 (4.37%) XHTML
17 14 (4.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 58 (16.91%) Open Source
2 32 (9.33%) User Experience
3 29 (8.45%) Mobile App
4 24 (7.00%) Clustering
5 22 (6.41%) RIA
6 21 (6.12%) Symmetrix
7 20 (5.83%) IBM XIV
7 20 (5.83%) Enterprise Storage
8 16 (4.66%) Blackberry
8 16 (4.66%) 3D Graphics
9 15 (4.37%) Social Media
10 14 (4.08%) FMCG
11 9 (2.62%) Performance Metrics
12 7 (2.04%) Wiki
13 6 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (1.75%) Computer Science
14 5 (1.46%) Replication
15 4 (1.17%) Client/Server
16 3 (0.87%) NHS
17 2 (0.58%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 167 (48.69%) Linux
2 67 (19.53%) Windows
3 36 (10.50%) Solaris
3 36 (10.50%) Apple iOS
4 30 (8.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (6.71%) Android
6 12 (3.50%) UNIX
6 12 (3.50%) CentOS
7 7 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.04%) Debian
8 5 (1.46%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.46%) SUSE
8 5 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (18.95%) Project Management
3 64 (18.66%) OO
4 57 (16.62%) E-Commerce
5 54 (15.74%) TDD
6 51 (14.87%) Scrum
7 38 (11.08%) Content Management
7 38 (11.08%) MVC
8 36 (10.50%) DevOps
9 31 (9.04%) Software Engineering
10 28 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (7.87%) Technical Architecture
11 27 (7.87%) Web Development
12 24 (7.00%) OO PHP
13 23 (6.71%) High Availability
13 23 (6.71%) Load Balancing
13 23 (6.71%) Load Testing
13 23 (6.71%) B2C
14 21 (6.12%) UML
14 21 (6.12%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 165 (48.10%) JavaScript
2 80 (23.32%) Java
3 64 (18.66%) Ruby
4 60 (17.49%) SQL
5 54 (15.74%) Python
6 51 (14.87%) Perl
7 37 (10.79%) Bash Shell
8 33 (9.62%) Shell Script
9 25 (7.29%) C++
10 21 (6.12%) PHP5
11 16 (4.66%) C#
12 13 (3.79%) Objective-C
13 11 (3.21%) ActionScript
14 4 (1.17%) C
15 2 (0.58%) VB
15 2 (0.58%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.58%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (15.16%) Degree
2 17 (4.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (4.96%) CCNP
2 17 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (2.62%) CCNA
4 8 (2.33%) CISSP
4 8 (2.33%) CCIE
4 8 (2.33%) CCSP
4 8 (2.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (2.04%) CCDE
6 2 (0.58%) MCP
6 2 (0.58%) MCSE
6 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.58%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.29%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.04%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) SLA
2 2 (0.58%) WCAG
3 1 (0.29%) WAI
System Software
1 24 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (6.71%) vSphere
3 9 (2.62%) Squid
4 8 (2.33%) Varnish
4 8 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (1.46%) XenServer
6 3 (0.87%) Sendmail
6 3 (0.87%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.58%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.29%) Firmware
8 1 (0.29%) Docker
8 1 (0.29%) LXC
Systems Management
1 28 (8.16%) Puppet
2 21 (6.12%) Nagios
3 20 (5.83%) Opsview
4 17 (4.96%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (2.62%) Cacti
6 8 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
6 8 (2.33%) NetBackup
7 6 (1.75%) Capistrano
8 3 (0.87%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.87%) PureDisk
8 3 (0.87%) WMI
8 3 (0.87%) Foglight
9 2 (0.58%) Plesk
9 2 (0.58%) Salt
10 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.29%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.29%) Munin
Vendors
1 50 (14.58%) VMware
2 43 (12.54%) Cisco
3 40 (11.66%) F5
4 34 (9.91%) Zend
5 32 (9.33%) Red Hat
6 23 (6.71%) EMC
7 22 (6.41%) Oracle
8 20 (5.83%) IBM
8 20 (5.83%) HP
9 15 (4.37%) Adobe
10 11 (3.21%) Microsoft
11 10 (2.92%) Riverbed
11 10 (2.92%) Sencha
12 9 (2.62%) Tableau
12 9 (2.62%) NetApp
13 8 (2.33%) Veritas
13 8 (2.33%) Rackspace
13 8 (2.33%) SolarWinds
14 7 (2.04%) Symantec
15 6 (1.75%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: C£40-50K + Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Welford Media
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21500 - £31500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum to £55,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits inc Final Salary Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier Media
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 20% bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + fab benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago