The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 47 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 14 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.22% 2.75% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 2.89% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 1
Average salary £37,500 £31,750 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.11% +32.29%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
PHP Developer
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
424 554 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.47% 95.35% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 364 476 360
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Leicester region.

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Leicester

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) PHP
1 31 (100.00%) MySQL
2 28 (90.32%) CSS
3 27 (87.10%) JavaScript
4 26 (83.87%) jQuery
5 21 (67.74%) HTML
6 16 (51.61%) OO
7 11 (35.48%) MVC
7 11 (35.48%) Linux
8 10 (32.26%) SOAP
8 10 (32.26%) Web Services
8 10 (32.26%) REST
9 9 (29.03%) OO PHP
9 9 (29.03%) Apache
9 9 (29.03%) SEO
9 9 (29.03%) LAMP
10 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
10 8 (25.81%) HTML5
10 8 (25.81%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (25.81%) Ajax
10 8 (25.81%) Web Design
10 8 (25.81%) Magento
11 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
11 5 (16.13%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (16.13%) TDD
12 3 (9.68%) Intranet
12 3 (9.68%) XHTML
13 2 (6.45%) XML
13 2 (6.45%) Perl

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (29.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Magento
2 2 (6.45%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
1 1 (3.23%) PHPUnit
1 1 (3.23%) Sublime Text
1 1 (3.23%) PhpStorm
General
1 2 (6.45%) Back Office
1 2 (6.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) CSS
2 26 (83.87%) jQuery
3 21 (67.74%) HTML
4 10 (32.26%) SOAP
4 10 (32.26%) Web Services
4 10 (32.26%) REST
5 9 (29.03%) LAMP
6 8 (25.81%) Ajax
6 8 (25.81%) HTML5
7 3 (9.68%) XHTML
8 2 (6.45%) .NET
8 2 (6.45%) XML
9 1 (3.23%) JSON
9 1 (3.23%) Laravel
9 1 (3.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) OO
2 11 (35.48%) MVC
3 9 (29.03%) SEO
3 9 (29.03%) OO PHP
4 8 (25.81%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
4 8 (25.81%) Web Design
5 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.13%) TDD
5 5 (16.13%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (6.45%) OOD
6 2 (6.45%) E-Procurement
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.23%) Web Development
7 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) PHP
2 27 (87.10%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.45%) Perl
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
3 2 (6.45%) PHP5
3 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) SAP
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