The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 47 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 175 133 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.77% 5.20% 6.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.42% 9.81% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 140 108 150
Average salary £42,500 £34,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.18% +13.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,475 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1680 1356 1369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 45.83% 52.99% 56.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1069 1170
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
West Yorkshire

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 23 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leeds

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 213 (55.32%) MySQL
2 199 (51.69%) JavaScript
3 168 (43.64%) Linux
4 151 (39.22%) CSS
5 149 (38.70%) HTML
6 121 (31.43%) Apache
7 110 (28.57%) LAMP
8 100 (25.97%) Java
9 94 (24.42%) jQuery
10 93 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
11 83 (21.56%) Open Source
12 81 (21.04%) Internet
13 78 (20.26%) Perl
14 74 (19.22%) Scrum
15 72 (18.70%) Ruby
15 72 (18.70%) Zend
16 68 (17.66%) XML
16 68 (17.66%) E-Commerce
17 67 (17.40%) SQL
17 67 (17.40%) Web Development
18 66 (17.14%) Degree
19 65 (16.88%) Content Management
20 62 (16.10%) HTML5
20 62 (16.10%) Magento
21 61 (15.84%) TDD
22 59 (15.32%) Project Management
23 54 (14.03%) Tomcat
23 54 (14.03%) OO
24 53 (13.77%) Python
25 51 (13.25%) Git (software)

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 121 (31.43%) Apache
2 54 (14.03%) Tomcat
3 49 (12.73%) WordPress
4 39 (10.13%) CMS
5 33 (8.57%) Drupal
6 32 (8.31%) WebSphere
6 32 (8.31%) WebLogic
6 32 (8.31%) WebLogic Portal
7 29 (7.53%) Node.js
8 8 (2.08%) nginx
9 5 (1.30%) Moodle
9 5 (1.30%) GlassFish
9 5 (1.30%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.30%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.52%) SugarCRM
10 2 (0.52%) IIS
10 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.52%) Tornado
11 1 (0.26%) Mambo
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 22 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.94%) Photoshop
3 8 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.26%) MS Project
5 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 62 (16.10%) Magento
2 3 (0.78%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.78%) SaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 81 (21.04%) Internet
2 45 (11.69%) HTTP
3 34 (8.83%) AMQP
4 29 (7.53%) Firewall
5 14 (3.64%) SAN
6 13 (3.38%) NAS
7 9 (2.34%) FTP
7 9 (2.34%) DNS
8 6 (1.56%) Intranet
9 5 (1.30%) Extranet
10 3 (0.78%) POP3
10 3 (0.78%) SMTP
11 2 (0.52%) LDAP
11 2 (0.52%) SNMP
11 2 (0.52%) Network Security
12 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
12 1 (0.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (55.32%) MySQL
2 26 (6.75%) SQL Server
3 19 (4.94%) Redis
4 15 (3.90%) NoSQL
5 14 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 12 (3.12%) MongoDB
6 12 (3.12%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.30%) Informix
8 5 (1.30%) Riak
9 3 (0.78%) Big Data
9 3 (0.78%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.26%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.26%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 51 (13.25%) Git (software)
2 24 (6.23%) Selenium
2 24 (6.23%) Subversion
3 16 (4.16%) Jenkins
4 12 (3.12%) Cucumber
4 12 (3.12%) Behat
5 6 (1.56%) PhpStorm
6 5 (1.30%) CruiseControl
6 5 (1.30%) Grunt
6 5 (1.30%) Hudson
6 5 (1.30%) PhoneGap
7 4 (1.04%) JIRA
8 3 (0.78%) Xcode
9 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.52%) Flex Builder
9 2 (0.52%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.52%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.26%) Jasmine
General
1 25 (6.49%) Finance
2 19 (4.94%) Games
3 18 (4.68%) Advertising
4 16 (4.16%) Marketing
5 12 (3.12%) Retail
6 8 (2.08%) Back Office
7 6 (1.56%) Automotive
8 5 (1.30%) Publishing
9 3 (0.78%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.52%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 242 (62.86%) Developer
2 129 (33.51%) PHP Developer
3 62 (16.10%) Architect
4 56 (14.55%) Solutions Architect
5 53 (13.77%) Web Developer
6 52 (13.51%) Senior Developer
7 29 (7.53%) Lead Developer
7 29 (7.53%) Senior PHP Developer
8 20 (5.19%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 19 (4.94%) Magento Developer
10 17 (4.42%) Front-End Developer
10 17 (4.42%) Senior Architect
11 15 (3.90%) Senior Solutions Architect
12 14 (3.64%) PHP Web Developer
12 14 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
13 13 (3.38%) Test Engineer
14 12 (3.12%) Lead PHP Developer
14 12 (3.12%) Front-End Web Developer
15 11 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
16 10 (2.60%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (39.22%) CSS
2 149 (38.70%) HTML
3 110 (28.57%) LAMP
4 94 (24.42%) jQuery
5 68 (17.66%) XML
6 62 (16.10%) HTML5
7 47 (12.21%) .NET
8 44 (11.43%) RabbitMQ
9 42 (10.91%) J2EE
9 42 (10.91%) Web Services
10 40 (10.39%) CSS3
11 39 (10.13%) Symfony
12 37 (9.61%) ActiveMQ
13 18 (4.68%) Ajax
13 18 (4.68%) ASP.NET
14 17 (4.42%) XHTML
15 16 (4.16%) JSON
15 16 (4.16%) AngularJS
16 12 (3.12%) Backbone.js
16 12 (3.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 83 (21.56%) Open Source
2 32 (8.31%) Symmetrix
2 32 (8.31%) Clustering
2 32 (8.31%) RIA
3 19 (4.94%) Computer Science
3 19 (4.94%) Mobile App
4 16 (4.16%) Social Media
5 14 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
5 14 (3.64%) IBM XIV
6 7 (1.82%) FMCG
7 6 (1.56%) Video Editing
8 5 (1.30%) Animation
8 5 (1.30%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.04%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.04%) BBC
10 3 (0.78%) VLE
10 3 (0.78%) Xbox
11 2 (0.52%) New Media
11 2 (0.52%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 168 (43.64%) Linux
2 45 (11.69%) Solaris
3 38 (9.87%) Windows
4 20 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (3.90%) Apple iOS
6 14 (3.64%) UNIX
7 12 (3.12%) CentOS
8 7 (1.82%) Android
9 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.04%) SUSE
9 4 (1.04%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (19.22%) Scrum
3 68 (17.66%) E-Commerce
4 67 (17.40%) Web Development
5 65 (16.88%) Content Management
6 61 (15.84%) TDD
7 59 (15.32%) Project Management
8 54 (14.03%) OO
9 45 (11.69%) MVC
10 42 (10.91%) Technical Architecture
11 40 (10.39%) UML
11 40 (10.39%) OOP
12 34 (8.83%) Load Testing
13 32 (8.31%) Network Load Balancing
13 32 (8.31%) High Availability
14 30 (7.79%) DevOps
15 23 (5.97%) Software Engineering
16 22 (5.71%) Unit Testing
17 21 (5.45%) BDD
18 20 (5.19%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 199 (51.69%) JavaScript
2 100 (25.97%) Java
3 78 (20.26%) Perl
4 72 (18.70%) Ruby
5 67 (17.40%) SQL
6 53 (13.77%) Python
7 38 (9.87%) PHP5
8 29 (7.53%) Bash Shell
9 26 (6.75%) C#
10 23 (5.97%) C++
10 23 (5.97%) Shell Script
11 14 (3.64%) C
12 12 (3.12%) ActionScript
13 10 (2.60%) Objective-C
14 8 (2.08%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.52%) Scala
15 2 (0.52%) ActionScript 3.0
16 1 (0.26%) PHP4
16 1 (0.26%) AWK
16 1 (0.26%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 66 (17.14%) Degree
2 8 (2.08%) MySQL Certification
3 5 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (1.30%) CCNP
3 5 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.04%) CISSP
4 4 (1.04%) CCIE
4 4 (1.04%) CCSP
4 4 (1.04%) CCDE
4 4 (1.04%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (0.78%) HND
6 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.26%) CCNA
6 1 (0.26%) ISEB
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (11.69%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) WCAG
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (3.90%) VMware ESX
3 14 (3.64%) vSphere
4 9 (2.34%) Squid
5 8 (2.08%) Sendmail
6 7 (1.82%) Varnish
7 4 (1.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (5.45%) Puppet
2 17 (4.42%) Opsview
3 15 (3.90%) Nagios
4 11 (2.86%) Foglight
4 11 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.30%) Capistrano
6 4 (1.04%) Cacti
6 4 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (1.04%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.78%) Plesk
8 2 (0.52%) WMI
Vendors
1 72 (18.70%) Zend
2 46 (11.95%) VMware
3 44 (11.43%) Cisco
4 37 (9.61%) F5
5 32 (8.31%) EMC
6 23 (5.97%) Microsoft
7 21 (5.45%) Red Hat
8 17 (4.42%) Oracle
9 14 (3.64%) IBM
10 13 (3.38%) HP
11 9 (2.34%) Adobe
11 9 (2.34%) CommVault
12 8 (2.08%) Rackspace
13 7 (1.82%) Riverbed
14 5 (1.30%) Splunk
14 5 (1.30%) Sony
15 4 (1.04%) NetApp
15 4 (1.04%) Veritas
15 4 (1.04%) Symantec
15 4 (1.04%) Citrix
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Type Agency
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Type Agency
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: + 20% bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,500 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £neg + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Excellent company benefits
Posted: 8 days ago