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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 29 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 229 168 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.00% 4.61% 4.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.67% 9.44% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 194 136 89
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
1675 1779 1485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 51.18% 48.78% 56.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 1493 1208
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leeds

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 224 (50.45%) JavaScript
2 193 (43.47%) Agile Software Development
3 169 (38.06%) HTML
4 166 (37.39%) MySQL
5 162 (36.49%) Linux
6 158 (35.59%) CSS
7 149 (33.56%) Java
8 119 (26.80%) OO
9 118 (26.58%) TDD
10 116 (26.13%) jQuery
11 96 (21.62%) LAMP
12 95 (21.40%) HTML5
13 88 (19.82%) SQL
14 84 (18.92%) MVC
14 84 (18.92%) Symfony
14 84 (18.92%) Git (software)
15 82 (18.47%) Unit Testing
16 76 (17.12%) .NET
17 75 (16.89%) CSS3
18 73 (16.44%) Node.js
18 73 (16.44%) Web Services
19 72 (16.22%) Python
20 69 (15.54%) XML
21 68 (15.32%) Ruby
22 65 (14.64%) Windows
23 63 (14.19%) Zend
24 62 (13.96%) Software Engineering
25 55 (12.39%) Apache
26 54 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
27 53 (11.94%) MongoDB

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 73 (16.44%) Node.js
2 55 (12.39%) Apache
3 38 (8.56%) CMS
4 31 (6.98%) Tomcat
5 29 (6.53%) WordPress
6 24 (5.41%) Drupal
7 10 (2.25%) IIS
7 10 (2.25%) nginx
8 7 (1.58%) JBoss
9 5 (1.13%) SilverStripe
9 5 (1.13%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.68%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.23%) Confluence
11 1 (0.23%) lighttpd
11 1 (0.23%) concrete5
11 1 (0.23%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (1.58%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (4.50%) Magento
2 1 (0.23%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 10 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (2.25%) Amazon S3
3 5 (1.13%) MailChimp
4 4 (0.90%) SaaS
4 4 (0.90%) PaaS
5 2 (0.45%) Heroku
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.08%) HTTP
2 25 (5.63%) Internet
3 24 (5.41%) DNS
4 13 (2.93%) Firewall
4 13 (2.93%) Network Security
5 10 (2.25%) SSL
6 9 (2.03%) SAN
7 8 (1.80%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.35%) PBX
8 6 (1.35%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.90%) VLAN
9 4 (0.90%) NAS
10 3 (0.68%) LAN
11 1 (0.23%) OpenLDAP
11 1 (0.23%) SMPP
11 1 (0.23%) FTP
11 1 (0.23%) SMS
11 1 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (37.39%) MySQL
2 53 (11.94%) MongoDB
3 26 (5.86%) Relational Database
4 22 (4.95%) Redis
5 21 (4.73%) NoSQL
6 19 (4.28%) SQL Server
7 17 (3.83%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (2.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 10 (2.25%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (1.80%) Riak
10 8 (1.80%) Couchbase
10 8 (1.80%) CouchDB
10 8 (1.80%) SimpleDB
11 2 (0.45%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.45%) Big Data
11 2 (0.45%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.23%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.23%) Impala
Development Applications
1 84 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 28 (6.31%) Subversion
3 24 (5.41%) Jenkins
4 14 (3.15%) Selenium
5 11 (2.48%) Hudson
5 11 (2.48%) Xcode
6 10 (2.25%) TeamCity
7 9 (2.03%) CocoaPods
8 8 (1.80%) JIRA
9 7 (1.58%) PHPUnit
10 6 (1.35%) Behat
10 6 (1.35%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.13%) Grunt
12 4 (0.90%) JUnit
13 3 (0.68%) Bower
13 3 (0.68%) Visual Studio
14 1 (0.23%) DbUnit
14 1 (0.23%) WebDriver
14 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (6.08%) Finance
2 23 (5.18%) Games
3 5 (1.13%) Marketing
3 5 (1.13%) Retail
4 4 (0.90%) Automotive
4 4 (0.90%) Back Office
5 3 (0.68%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.45%) Banking
7 1 (0.23%) Legal
7 1 (0.23%) Advertising
7 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 297 (66.89%) Developer
2 159 (35.81%) PHP Developer
3 54 (12.16%) Web Developer
4 39 (8.78%) Senior Developer
5 35 (7.88%) Architect
6 34 (7.66%) Junior
7 32 (7.21%) Solutions Architect
8 31 (6.98%) JavaScript Developer
9 30 (6.76%) Applications Developer
9 30 (6.76%) Software Engineer
10 27 (6.08%) Senior PHP Developer
10 27 (6.08%) DevOps Engineer
11 24 (5.41%) PHP Web Developer
12 19 (4.28%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 19 (4.28%) Software Developer
13 17 (3.83%) Junior Architect
13 17 (3.83%) Front-End Developer
14 16 (3.60%) Lead Developer
15 14 (3.15%) C# Developer
15 14 (3.15%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (38.06%) HTML
2 158 (35.59%) CSS
3 116 (26.13%) jQuery
4 96 (21.62%) LAMP
5 95 (21.40%) HTML5
6 84 (18.92%) Symfony
7 76 (17.12%) .NET
8 75 (16.89%) CSS3
9 73 (16.44%) Web Services
10 69 (15.54%) XML
11 48 (10.81%) AngularJS
12 44 (9.91%) JSON
13 28 (6.31%) SOAP
14 25 (5.63%) REST
14 25 (5.63%) Backbone.js
14 25 (5.63%) RESTful
15 24 (5.41%) CakePHP
16 23 (5.18%) PhoneGap
16 23 (5.18%) CodeIgniter
17 22 (4.95%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.04%) Open Source
2 46 (10.36%) Mobile App
3 33 (7.43%) Social Media
4 31 (6.98%) User Experience
5 24 (5.41%) Blackberry
6 19 (4.28%) 3D Graphics
7 14 (3.15%) Clustering
8 12 (2.70%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.48%) RIA
10 9 (2.03%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.13%) W3C
11 5 (1.13%) CMDB
12 4 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (0.90%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.68%) Computer Science
14 2 (0.45%) BBC
14 2 (0.45%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.45%) NHS
14 2 (0.45%) iPhone
15 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 162 (36.49%) Linux
2 65 (14.64%) Windows
3 25 (5.63%) Apple iOS
3 25 (5.63%) Android
4 23 (5.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (4.05%) CentOS
6 16 (3.60%) UNIX
7 9 (2.03%) Mac OS X
7 9 (2.03%) Debian
8 6 (1.35%) SUSE
8 6 (1.35%) Windows Phone
9 5 (1.13%) Windows Phone 7
10 4 (0.90%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.90%) Solaris
11 1 (0.23%) BlackBerry OS
11 1 (0.23%) AIX
11 1 (0.23%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (43.47%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (26.80%) OO
3 118 (26.58%) TDD
4 84 (18.92%) MVC
5 82 (18.47%) Unit Testing
6 62 (13.96%) Software Engineering
7 54 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (11.26%) OOP
9 48 (10.81%) DevOps
10 41 (9.23%) BDD
11 40 (9.01%) Scrum
12 31 (6.98%) Web Development
13 29 (6.53%) OO PHP
14 23 (5.18%) Mentoring
15 22 (4.95%) Configuration Management
15 22 (4.95%) E-Commerce
16 21 (4.73%) Automated Testing
17 20 (4.50%) Web Design
18 19 (4.28%) Stakeholder Management
18 19 (4.28%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 224 (50.45%) JavaScript
2 149 (33.56%) Java
3 88 (19.82%) SQL
4 72 (16.22%) Python
5 68 (15.32%) Ruby
6 44 (9.91%) C#
7 41 (9.23%) C++
8 35 (7.88%) Perl
9 18 (4.05%) Bash Shell
10 16 (3.60%) Shell Script
11 12 (2.70%) Objective-C
12 11 (2.48%) C
13 10 (2.25%) PHP5
14 9 (2.03%) VB.NET
15 7 (1.58%) VBScript
15 7 (1.58%) VB
15 7 (1.58%) VB6
16 2 (0.45%) ActionScript
16 2 (0.45%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.23%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 46 (10.36%) Degree
2 2 (0.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.48%) QA
System Software
1 14 (3.15%) vSphere
2 9 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.80%) Firmware
4 4 (0.90%) Xen
4 4 (0.90%) NFS
5 1 (0.23%) Cygwin
5 1 (0.23%) qmail
5 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.23%) Samba
Systems Management
1 43 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
2 38 (8.56%) Puppet
3 25 (5.63%) Salt
4 11 (2.48%) Nagios
5 3 (0.68%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.45%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.45%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.23%) Plesk
7 1 (0.23%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.23%) Cacti
7 1 (0.23%) Graphite
7 1 (0.23%) Ansible
7 1 (0.23%) Opsview
7 1 (0.23%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 63 (14.19%) Zend
2 32 (7.21%) Oracle
3 21 (4.73%) Red Hat
4 18 (4.05%) Microsoft
4 18 (4.05%) VMware
5 12 (2.70%) Cisco
6 10 (2.25%) Sencha
7 9 (2.03%) Rackspace
8 6 (1.35%) Google
8 6 (1.35%) Dell
8 6 (1.35%) QNAP
8 6 (1.35%) Akamai
9 4 (0.90%) Sophos
10 2 (0.45%) Sybase
10 2 (0.45%) EMC
10 2 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.45%) Facebook
11 1 (0.23%) Riverbed
11 1 (0.23%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.23%) Splunk
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