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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 26 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 261 180 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.81% 4.94% 4.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.44% 10.41% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 211 144 84
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £61,750 £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
1807 1729 1385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 54.07% 47.46% 55.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1489 1420 1095
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 6 July 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leeds

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 243 (49.29%) JavaScript
2 207 (41.99%) MySQL
3 199 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
4 188 (38.13%) Linux
5 177 (35.90%) HTML
6 172 (34.89%) CSS
7 137 (27.79%) Java
8 133 (26.98%) TDD
9 125 (25.35%) OO
10 112 (22.72%) LAMP
10 112 (22.72%) jQuery
11 106 (21.50%) Unit Testing
12 96 (19.47%) HTML5
13 93 (18.86%) Symfony
14 91 (18.46%) Software Engineering
14 91 (18.46%) SQL
15 87 (17.65%) MVC
16 86 (17.44%) Node.js
17 85 (17.24%) CSS3
18 82 (16.63%) MongoDB
18 82 (16.63%) Ruby
18 82 (16.63%) Python
19 73 (14.81%) Open Source
20 72 (14.60%) Zend
21 70 (14.20%) Git (software)
22 69 (14.00%) .NET
23 68 (13.79%) Apache
24 67 (13.59%) Web Services
25 63 (12.78%) OOP
25 63 (12.78%) Continuous Integration

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 86 (17.44%) Node.js
2 68 (13.79%) Apache
3 45 (9.13%) CMS
4 37 (7.51%) WordPress
5 27 (5.48%) Drupal
6 24 (4.87%) Tomcat
7 12 (2.43%) nginx
8 7 (1.42%) IIS
8 7 (1.42%) SilverStripe
9 6 (1.22%) JBoss
10 5 (1.01%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.81%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.41%) concrete5
12 2 (0.41%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.41%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.20%) lighttpd
13 1 (0.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 27 (5.48%) Magento
2 1 (0.20%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (2.03%) Amazon S3
2 10 (2.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.01%) SaaS
5 5 (1.01%) MailChimp
6 4 (0.81%) IaaS
7 2 (0.41%) Heroku
7 2 (0.41%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.20%) PaaS
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.67%) Internet
2 22 (4.46%) DNS
3 21 (4.26%) HTTP
4 19 (3.85%) Network Security
5 11 (2.23%) Firewall
6 10 (2.03%) SSL
7 7 (1.42%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.22%) PBX
8 6 (1.22%) Ethernet
9 5 (1.01%) SAN
10 4 (0.81%) VLAN
10 4 (0.81%) NAS
11 2 (0.41%) LAN
12 1 (0.20%) OpenLDAP
12 1 (0.20%) SMPP
12 1 (0.20%) FTP
12 1 (0.20%) SMS
12 1 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (41.99%) MySQL
2 82 (16.63%) MongoDB
3 35 (7.10%) Redis
4 34 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 30 (6.09%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (4.87%) SQL Server
7 23 (4.67%) NoSQL
8 13 (2.64%) CouchDB
9 11 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (2.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (2.03%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (2.03%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.62%) Riak
12 4 (0.81%) HBase
12 4 (0.81%) SimpleDB
12 4 (0.81%) Couchbase
13 3 (0.61%) Big Data
14 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 70 (14.20%) Git (software)
2 29 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 15 (3.04%) Subversion
4 13 (2.64%) Selenium
4 13 (2.64%) Grunt
5 10 (2.03%) Hudson
5 10 (2.03%) Maven
6 9 (1.83%) TeamCity
7 8 (1.62%) JIRA
7 8 (1.62%) Behat
7 8 (1.62%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.42%) PHPUnit
9 5 (1.01%) Bower
10 4 (0.81%) Xcode
10 4 (0.81%) gulp
11 3 (0.61%) CocoaPods
11 3 (0.61%) JUnit
12 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.20%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (5.48%) Finance
2 26 (5.27%) Games
3 10 (2.03%) Marketing
4 2 (0.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.41%) Banking
5 1 (0.20%) Retail
5 1 (0.20%) Front Office
5 1 (0.20%) Back Office
5 1 (0.20%) Automotive
5 1 (0.20%) Legal
5 1 (0.20%) Advertising
5 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 320 (64.91%) Developer
2 181 (36.71%) PHP Developer
3 61 (12.37%) Web Developer
4 46 (9.33%) Senior Developer
5 45 (9.13%) Software Engineer
6 34 (6.90%) Senior PHP Developer
6 34 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
7 33 (6.69%) Architect
8 32 (6.49%) Applications Developer
9 31 (6.29%) Junior
9 31 (6.29%) DevOps Engineer
10 28 (5.68%) Front-End Developer
11 25 (5.07%) Solutions Architect
12 23 (4.67%) PHP Web Developer
13 19 (3.85%) Senior Applications Developer
14 18 (3.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 16 (3.25%) Software Developer
16 15 (3.04%) Lead Developer
16 15 (3.04%) Senior Software Engineer
17 14 (2.84%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (35.90%) HTML
2 172 (34.89%) CSS
3 112 (22.72%) LAMP
3 112 (22.72%) jQuery
4 96 (19.47%) HTML5
5 93 (18.86%) Symfony
6 85 (17.24%) CSS3
7 69 (14.00%) .NET
8 67 (13.59%) Web Services
9 53 (10.75%) XML
9 53 (10.75%) AngularJS
10 38 (7.71%) JSON
11 30 (6.09%) RESTful
12 23 (4.67%) Backbone.js
12 23 (4.67%) Doctrine
13 21 (4.26%) Laravel
14 20 (4.06%) CodeIgniter
15 18 (3.65%) Memcached
16 17 (3.45%) CakePHP
16 17 (3.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.68%) Mobile App
2 26 (5.27%) Social Media
3 24 (4.87%) User Experience
4 15 (3.04%) RIA
5 12 (2.43%) Clustering
5 12 (2.43%) Data Centre
6 11 (2.23%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.42%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.22%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.22%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (1.01%) W3C
9 5 (1.01%) CMDB
10 4 (0.81%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (0.81%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.61%) Online Games
12 2 (0.41%) iPhone
12 2 (0.41%) Replication
12 2 (0.41%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 188 (38.13%) Linux
2 51 (10.34%) Windows
3 22 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (4.06%) CentOS
5 13 (2.64%) Android
6 12 (2.43%) Apple iOS
7 11 (2.23%) UNIX
8 9 (1.83%) Mac OS X
8 9 (1.83%) Debian
9 8 (1.62%) CoreOS
10 5 (1.01%) Windows Phone
10 5 (1.01%) Windows Phone 7
10 5 (1.01%) SUSE
11 3 (0.61%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.61%) Solaris
12 1 (0.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (26.98%) TDD
3 125 (25.35%) OO
4 106 (21.50%) Unit Testing
5 91 (18.46%) Software Engineering
6 87 (17.65%) MVC
7 73 (14.81%) Open Source
8 63 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
8 63 (12.78%) OOP
9 60 (12.17%) DevOps
10 58 (11.76%) BDD
11 46 (9.33%) Scrum
12 40 (8.11%) SDLC
13 39 (7.91%) OO PHP
14 29 (5.88%) E-Commerce
14 29 (5.88%) Automated Testing
15 28 (5.68%) Web Development
16 25 (5.07%) Configuration Management
16 25 (5.07%) Mentoring
17 24 (4.87%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 243 (49.29%) JavaScript
2 137 (27.79%) Java
3 91 (18.46%) SQL
4 82 (16.63%) Python
4 82 (16.63%) Ruby
5 60 (12.17%) C++
6 44 (8.92%) C#
7 39 (7.91%) Perl
8 21 (4.26%) C
9 20 (4.06%) Bash Shell
10 15 (3.04%) VB6
10 15 (3.04%) Shell Script
10 15 (3.04%) VB
11 11 (2.23%) Scala
12 10 (2.03%) Go
13 9 (1.83%) VB.NET
13 9 (1.83%) VBScript
13 9 (1.83%) PHP5
14 4 (0.81%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.41%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 51 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.20%) CCNP
2 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.62%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.62%) Docker
3 7 (1.42%) vSphere
4 4 (0.81%) NFS
4 4 (0.81%) HDFS
4 4 (0.81%) Xen
5 2 (0.41%) Firmware
5 2 (0.41%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.20%) qmail
6 1 (0.20%) Samba
6 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 54 (10.95%) Opscode Chef
2 52 (10.55%) Puppet
3 36 (7.30%) Salt
4 20 (4.06%) Nagios
5 14 (2.84%) Vagrant
6 11 (2.23%) Ansible
7 4 (0.81%) Rundeck
7 4 (0.81%) Graphite
8 2 (0.41%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.41%) Cobbler
8 2 (0.41%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.20%) Cacti
9 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.20%) Opsview
Vendors
1 72 (14.60%) Zend
2 38 (7.71%) Oracle
3 21 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 20 (4.06%) VMware
5 19 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 17 (3.45%) Google
7 13 (2.64%) Splunk
8 10 (2.03%) SaltStack
9 7 (1.42%) Rackspace
9 7 (1.42%) Cisco
10 6 (1.22%) Dell
10 6 (1.22%) Akamai
10 6 (1.22%) QNAP
11 4 (0.81%) Sophos
12 3 (0.61%) Epiphany
12 3 (0.61%) Sencha
13 2 (0.41%) Sybase
13 2 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.41%) New Relic
13 2 (0.41%) Facebook
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds
Embark Recruitment
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £63,000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£45K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago