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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 36 50 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs citing PHP 207 115 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.56% 4.15% 6.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.39% 7.72% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 167 95 152
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1818 1489 1310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.84% 53.75% 55.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1517 1238 1185
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
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 24 April 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leeds

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 254 (57.34%) JavaScript
2 251 (56.66%) MySQL
3 200 (45.15%) CSS
4 199 (44.92%) HTML
5 144 (32.51%) Linux
6 113 (25.51%) Zend
7 108 (24.38%) jQuery
8 107 (24.15%) Apache
9 91 (20.54%) SQL
10 86 (19.41%) Java
11 82 (18.51%) Agile Software Development
12 78 (17.61%) Perl
12 78 (17.61%) HTML5
13 77 (17.38%) TDD
14 74 (16.70%) Git (software)
15 68 (15.35%) PHP5
16 67 (15.12%) OO
17 66 (14.90%) E-Commerce
18 65 (14.67%) Symfony
19 63 (14.22%) MVC
19 63 (14.22%) LAMP
19 63 (14.22%) Scrum
20 62 (14.00%) Web Development
20 62 (14.00%) OOP
20 62 (14.00%) Windows
20 62 (14.00%) Magento
21 59 (13.32%) XML
22 52 (11.74%) Unit Testing
23 51 (11.51%) Python
23 51 (11.51%) Degree

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 107 (24.15%) Apache
2 44 (9.93%) WordPress
3 32 (7.22%) CMS
3 32 (7.22%) Tomcat
4 20 (4.51%) Drupal
5 9 (2.03%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (2.03%) WebLogic
5 9 (2.03%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.58%) Node.js
6 7 (1.58%) Joomla!
6 7 (1.58%) IIS
7 5 (1.13%) Moodle
7 5 (1.13%) GlassFish
7 5 (1.13%) ColdFusion
8 3 (0.68%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.45%) SugarCRM
9 2 (0.45%) Mambo
10 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 28 (6.32%) Photoshop
2 24 (5.42%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.26%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.90%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 62 (14.00%) Magento
2 3 (0.68%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.68%) SaaS
3 2 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.13%) Internet
2 23 (5.19%) FTP
2 23 (5.19%) Firewall
3 19 (4.29%) HTTP
4 11 (2.48%) SAN
5 10 (2.26%) SMTP
6 9 (2.03%) AMQP
6 9 (2.03%) POP3
7 7 (1.58%) Network Security
8 4 (0.90%) DNS
8 4 (0.90%) NAS
9 3 (0.68%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.45%) LDAP
11 1 (0.23%) OpenVPN
11 1 (0.23%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (56.66%) MySQL
2 34 (7.67%) SQL Server
3 24 (5.42%) Relational Database
4 15 (3.39%) RDBMS
5 13 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.58%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.90%) Informix
9 4 (0.90%) Big Data
10 2 (0.45%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.23%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 74 (16.70%) Git (software)
2 31 (7.00%) Subversion
3 20 (4.51%) Selenium
4 11 (2.48%) MSTest
4 11 (2.48%) NUnit
5 6 (1.35%) PhpStorm
6 5 (1.13%) PHPUnit
6 5 (1.13%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.90%) Xcode
8 3 (0.68%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.68%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.45%) Hudson
10 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.23%) PhoneGap
10 1 (0.23%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.23%) Flex Builder
10 1 (0.23%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.23%) Behat
10 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
General
1 49 (11.06%) Finance
2 21 (4.74%) Advertising
3 16 (3.61%) Games
4 10 (2.26%) Marketing
5 4 (0.90%) Publishing
5 4 (0.90%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.45%) Back Office
6 2 (0.45%) Retail
7 1 (0.23%) Banking
7 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.23%) Local Government
7 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 296 (66.82%) Developer
2 176 (39.73%) PHP Developer
3 53 (11.96%) Web Developer
4 39 (8.80%) Senior Developer
5 34 (7.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 34 (7.67%) Architect
6 33 (7.45%) Solutions Architect
6 33 (7.45%) Senior PHP Developer
7 31 (7.00%) Front-End Developer
8 17 (3.84%) Software Developer
8 17 (3.84%) Administrator
9 16 (3.61%) Front-End Web Developer
9 16 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
10 13 (2.93%) JavaScript Developer
11 12 (2.71%) Analyst
11 12 (2.71%) Software Engineer
12 11 (2.48%) LAMP Developer
12 11 (2.48%) Development Manager
12 11 (2.48%) Graduate
12 11 (2.48%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (45.15%) CSS
2 199 (44.92%) HTML
3 108 (24.38%) jQuery
4 78 (17.61%) HTML5
5 65 (14.67%) Symfony
6 63 (14.22%) LAMP
7 59 (13.32%) XML
8 49 (11.06%) .NET
9 38 (8.58%) J2EE
10 35 (7.90%) CSS3
11 27 (6.09%) JSON
12 26 (5.87%) Ajax
12 26 (5.87%) AngularJS
13 24 (5.42%) Backbone.js
13 24 (5.42%) Flash
14 22 (4.97%) ASP.NET
15 21 (4.74%) Web Services
16 20 (4.51%) XHTML
17 16 (3.61%) Zend Framework
18 15 (3.39%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.93%) Open Source
2 25 (5.64%) Computer Science
3 12 (2.71%) Video Editing
4 11 (2.48%) Animation
5 10 (2.26%) Social Media
6 9 (2.03%) RIA
6 9 (2.03%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.03%) Symmetrix
6 9 (2.03%) Clustering
7 6 (1.35%) Graphic Design
8 5 (1.13%) W3C
9 4 (0.90%) BBC
9 4 (0.90%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.90%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.68%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.68%) New Media
10 3 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.68%) Xbox
10 3 (0.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 144 (32.51%) Linux
2 62 (14.00%) Windows
3 30 (6.77%) UNIX
4 19 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (2.93%) CentOS
6 11 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (2.48%) Ubuntu
7 9 (2.03%) Solaris
8 7 (1.58%) SUSE
9 6 (1.35%) Debian
10 3 (0.68%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (0.68%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.45%) Android
12 1 (0.23%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (18.51%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (17.38%) TDD
3 67 (15.12%) OO
4 66 (14.90%) E-Commerce
5 63 (14.22%) MVC
5 63 (14.22%) Scrum
6 62 (14.00%) Web Development
6 62 (14.00%) OOP
7 52 (11.74%) Unit Testing
8 27 (6.09%) Content Management
9 24 (5.42%) Project Management
10 22 (4.97%) Software Engineering
10 22 (4.97%) BDD
11 21 (4.74%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (4.51%) UML
13 19 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (3.84%) OO PHP
15 16 (3.61%) Web Design
16 15 (3.39%) DSDM
16 15 (3.39%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 254 (57.34%) JavaScript
2 91 (20.54%) SQL
3 86 (19.41%) Java
4 78 (17.61%) Perl
5 68 (15.35%) PHP5
6 51 (11.51%) Python
7 48 (10.84%) Ruby
8 29 (6.55%) C
9 26 (5.87%) ActionScript
10 22 (4.97%) C#
11 19 (4.29%) Objective-C
12 15 (3.39%) Shell Script
13 13 (2.93%) TypeScript
14 11 (2.48%) ActionScript 3.0
14 11 (2.48%) T-SQL
15 9 (2.03%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.68%) C++
17 2 (0.45%) PHP4
17 2 (0.45%) Scala
18 1 (0.23%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 51 (11.51%) Degree
2 7 (1.58%) MySQL Certification
2 7 (1.58%) HND
3 4 (0.90%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (0.90%) CCIE
3 4 (0.90%) CCSP
3 4 (0.90%) CCNP
3 4 (0.90%) CISSP
3 4 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.45%) ISEB
5 1 (0.23%) CCDE
5 1 (0.23%) RHCE
5 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.22%) QA
2 10 (2.26%) SLA
3 9 (2.03%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (4.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (3.16%) Sendmail
3 12 (2.71%) VMware ESX
3 12 (2.71%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.58%) vSphere
5 2 (0.45%) Squid
5 2 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 17 (3.84%) Plesk
2 9 (2.03%) Puppet
3 8 (1.81%) Foglight
4 4 (0.90%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.45%) Nagios
5 2 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.23%) Cacti
6 1 (0.23%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 113 (25.51%) Zend
2 45 (10.16%) Microsoft
3 39 (8.80%) VMware
4 31 (7.00%) Cisco
5 23 (5.19%) HP
6 21 (4.74%) Red Hat
7 15 (3.39%) CommVault
8 11 (2.48%) Adobe
9 10 (2.26%) F5
10 9 (2.03%) EMC
11 7 (1.58%) Dell
12 5 (1.13%) Sony
13 4 (0.90%) Veritas
13 4 (0.90%) Citrix
13 4 (0.90%) IBM
13 4 (0.90%) Oracle
14 3 (0.68%) Google
15 2 (0.45%) Facebook
15 2 (0.45%) EPiServer
16 1 (0.23%) Riverbed
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, healthcare + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: Salary negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: Excellent salary plus benefits, bonus scheme & paid OT
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + big bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Salary: Competitive salary depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago