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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 30 53 30
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -23
Permanent jobs citing PHP 246 165 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.02% 4.47% 6.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.55% 10.40% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 205 131 155
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
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
1816 1587 1320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 51.86% 43.03% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1214 1068
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leeds

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (51.05%) JavaScript
2 197 (41.39%) MySQL
3 195 (40.97%) HTML
4 181 (38.03%) CSS
5 173 (36.34%) Linux
6 171 (35.92%) Agile Software Development
7 120 (25.21%) TDD
8 118 (24.79%) LAMP
9 109 (22.90%) OO
10 103 (21.64%) jQuery
11 102 (21.43%) Java
12 100 (21.01%) Software Engineering
13 96 (20.17%) Open Source
14 94 (19.75%) Node.js
15 92 (19.33%) HTML5
15 92 (19.33%) Unit Testing
16 91 (19.12%) Ruby
17 89 (18.70%) Python
18 81 (17.02%) MongoDB
19 79 (16.60%) CSS3
19 79 (16.60%) Symfony
20 78 (16.39%) SQL
21 76 (15.97%) MVC
22 74 (15.55%) C++
23 73 (15.34%) Apache
24 67 (14.08%) Zend
24 67 (14.08%) Degree
24 67 (14.08%) Opscode Chef
25 66 (13.87%) BDD
26 62 (13.03%) DevOps

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 94 (19.75%) Node.js
2 73 (15.34%) Apache
3 39 (8.19%) WordPress
4 35 (7.35%) CMS
5 22 (4.62%) Drupal
6 19 (3.99%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.47%) SilverStripe
8 6 (1.26%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.05%) nginx
10 4 (0.84%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.63%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.42%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.42%) IIS
13 1 (0.21%) ExpressionEngine
13 1 (0.21%) Confluence
13 1 (0.21%) concrete5
13 1 (0.21%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.63%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.42%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 24 (5.04%) Magento
2 5 (1.05%) Agresso
3 2 (0.42%) Shopify
4 1 (0.21%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.89%) SaaS
5 6 (1.26%) IaaS
6 4 (0.84%) Sumo Logic
7 3 (0.63%) Heroku
8 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.21%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.14%) Internet
2 9 (1.89%) Network Security
3 8 (1.68%) Firewall
3 8 (1.68%) DNS
3 8 (1.68%) SAN
4 7 (1.47%) HTTP
5 4 (0.84%) NAS
6 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.21%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (41.39%) MySQL
2 81 (17.02%) MongoDB
3 43 (9.03%) Redis
4 40 (8.40%) PostgreSQL
5 37 (7.77%) Relational Database
6 23 (4.83%) NoSQL
7 20 (4.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 19 (3.99%) SQL Server
9 17 (3.57%) Hadoop
10 16 (3.36%) CouchDB
11 10 (2.10%) Informix
12 6 (1.26%) HBase
13 4 (0.84%) Riak
14 3 (0.63%) RDBMS
15 2 (0.42%) Big Data
15 2 (0.42%) Couchbase
15 2 (0.42%) SimpleDB
16 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
16 1 (0.21%) Oracle8/8i Database
16 1 (0.21%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 56 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 36 (7.56%) Jenkins
3 19 (3.99%) Maven
4 15 (3.15%) Grunt
5 12 (2.52%) Cucumber
5 12 (2.52%) Selenium
6 11 (2.31%) Behat
7 9 (1.89%) Subversion
8 8 (1.68%) Hudson
9 6 (1.26%) Bower
10 5 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.84%) JIRA
12 3 (0.63%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.63%) gulp
12 3 (0.63%) PHPUnit
13 2 (0.42%) RSpec
13 2 (0.42%) WebDriver
14 1 (0.21%) Xcode
General
1 27 (5.67%) Games
2 23 (4.83%) Finance
2 23 (4.83%) Marketing
3 2 (0.42%) Banking
4 1 (0.21%) Retail
4 1 (0.21%) Automotive
4 1 (0.21%) Advertising
4 1 (0.21%) Online Betting
4 1 (0.21%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 296 (62.18%) Developer
2 180 (37.82%) PHP Developer
3 56 (11.76%) Web Developer
4 48 (10.08%) Software Engineer
5 38 (7.98%) Senior Developer
6 32 (6.72%) Front-End Developer
7 31 (6.51%) Applications Developer
8 30 (6.30%) Senior PHP Developer
8 30 (6.30%) JavaScript Developer
9 28 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
10 27 (5.67%) PHP Web Developer
11 22 (4.62%) Senior Applications Developer
11 22 (4.62%) Junior
12 19 (3.99%) Junior Developer
13 18 (3.78%) Architect
14 16 (3.36%) Senior Software Engineer
15 14 (2.94%) Graduate Developer
15 14 (2.94%) Graduate
15 14 (2.94%) Lead Developer
15 14 (2.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (40.97%) HTML
2 181 (38.03%) CSS
3 118 (24.79%) LAMP
4 103 (21.64%) jQuery
5 92 (19.33%) HTML5
6 79 (16.60%) Symfony
6 79 (16.60%) CSS3
7 61 (12.82%) AngularJS
8 53 (11.13%) .NET
9 48 (10.08%) Web Services
10 35 (7.35%) XML
11 33 (6.93%) JSON
12 26 (5.46%) RESTful
13 25 (5.25%) Laravel
14 21 (4.41%) Doctrine
15 19 (3.99%) Backbone.js
15 19 (3.99%) Memcached
15 19 (3.99%) Middleware
16 17 (3.57%) Sass
17 13 (2.73%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.04%) User Experience
2 18 (3.78%) RIA
3 14 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.73%) Social Media
5 12 (2.52%) N-Tier
5 12 (2.52%) Data Centre
6 10 (2.10%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (1.26%) Private Cloud
9 6 (1.26%) IBM XIV
10 5 (1.05%) Apple TV
10 5 (1.05%) Xbox
11 4 (0.84%) W3C
11 4 (0.84%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.84%) Replication
11 4 (0.84%) CLARiiON
12 3 (0.63%) Online Games
13 2 (0.42%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 173 (36.34%) Linux
2 39 (8.19%) Windows
3 31 (6.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (3.57%) CoreOS
5 14 (2.94%) CentOS
6 6 (1.26%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.05%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.05%) Debian
7 5 (1.05%) UNIX
8 4 (0.84%) Android
8 4 (0.84%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.84%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.21%) SUSE
9 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (35.92%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (25.21%) TDD
3 109 (22.90%) OO
4 100 (21.01%) Software Engineering
5 96 (20.17%) Open Source
6 92 (19.33%) Unit Testing
7 76 (15.97%) MVC
8 66 (13.87%) BDD
9 62 (13.03%) DevOps
10 58 (12.18%) Continuous Integration
10 58 (12.18%) OOP
11 44 (9.24%) OO PHP
12 40 (8.40%) E-Commerce
13 37 (7.77%) SDLC
14 32 (6.72%) Scrum
15 29 (6.09%) Automated Testing
15 29 (6.09%) Responsive Web Design
16 28 (5.88%) Mentoring
17 26 (5.46%) Web Development
18 25 (5.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 243 (51.05%) JavaScript
2 102 (21.43%) Java
3 91 (19.12%) Ruby
4 89 (18.70%) Python
5 78 (16.39%) SQL
6 74 (15.55%) C++
7 44 (9.24%) Perl
8 32 (6.72%) C#
9 30 (6.30%) Bash Shell
10 25 (5.25%) C
11 19 (3.99%) Scala
11 19 (3.99%) Go
12 17 (3.57%) VB
12 17 (3.57%) VB6
13 13 (2.73%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.89%) PHP5
15 6 (1.26%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.05%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.05%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (14.08%) Degree
2 12 (2.52%) CCNP
2 12 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (1.47%) CISSP
3 7 (1.47%) CCIE
3 7 (1.47%) CCSP
4 5 (1.05%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (1.05%) CCDE
5 3 (0.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.42%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (6.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (3.57%) Docker
3 10 (2.10%) vSphere
4 6 (1.26%) HDFS
5 4 (0.84%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 67 (14.08%) Opscode Chef
2 61 (12.82%) Puppet
3 40 (8.40%) Salt
4 23 (4.83%) Vagrant
5 22 (4.62%) Nagios
6 19 (3.99%) Ansible
7 14 (2.94%) Graphite
8 10 (2.10%) Rundeck
9 6 (1.26%) NetBackup
10 5 (1.05%) Opsview
11 4 (0.84%) Kubernetes
11 4 (0.84%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.84%) Cacti
11 4 (0.84%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.21%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 67 (14.08%) Zend
2 39 (8.19%) Oracle
3 34 (7.14%) VMware
4 28 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 27 (5.67%) Google
6 23 (4.83%) Splunk
7 19 (3.99%) SaltStack
7 19 (3.99%) Microsoft
8 9 (1.89%) Cisco
8 9 (1.89%) Rackspace
9 6 (1.26%) IBM
9 6 (1.26%) Veritas
9 6 (1.26%) EMC
10 5 (1.05%) Apple
11 4 (0.84%) NetApp
11 4 (0.84%) New Relic
11 4 (0.84%) SolarWinds
12 3 (0.63%) Epiphany
13 2 (0.42%) Symantec
13 2 (0.42%) Sony
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