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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 43 53 62
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 15 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.47% 3.12% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 3.21% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 6
Average salary £28,750 £27,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% +25.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,700 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £32,000 £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
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
422 374 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.69% 97.14% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 367 343 336
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 2014.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (91.30%) MySQL
3 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
4 18 (78.26%) HTML
4 18 (78.26%) CSS
4 18 (78.26%) jQuery
5 12 (52.17%) OO
6 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
6 9 (39.13%) Zend
7 8 (34.78%) C#
7 8 (34.78%) .NET
8 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
9 6 (26.09%) MVC
9 6 (26.09%) WordPress
9 6 (26.09%) OO PHP
10 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
10 5 (21.74%) Android Development
10 5 (21.74%) iOS Development
10 5 (21.74%) Android
10 5 (21.74%) HTML5
10 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
10 5 (21.74%) OOP
10 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
10 5 (21.74%) XHTML
11 4 (17.39%) Zend Framework
11 4 (17.39%) Marketing
11 4 (17.39%) Adobe
11 4 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (13.04%) SEO
12 3 (13.04%) Web Development

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 6 (26.09%) WordPress
2 3 (13.04%) CMS
2 3 (13.04%) Joomla!
3 2 (8.70%) Drupal
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.35%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) MySQL
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) HTML
1 18 (78.26%) CSS
1 18 (78.26%) jQuery
2 8 (34.78%) .NET
3 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
4 5 (21.74%) XHTML
4 5 (21.74%) HTML5
5 4 (17.39%) Zend Framework
6 3 (13.04%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (13.04%) Ajax
6 3 (13.04%) Symfony
7 2 (8.70%) XML
7 2 (8.70%) CSS3
8 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (4.35%) XSLT
8 1 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
1 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Android
1 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) OO
2 6 (26.09%) MVC
2 6 (26.09%) OO PHP
3 5 (21.74%) OOP
3 5 (21.74%) Android Development
3 5 (21.74%) iOS Development
4 4 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (13.04%) SEO
5 3 (13.04%) Web Development
5 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Time Management
7 1 (4.35%) E-Procurement
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) PHP5
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
5 1 (4.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL Certification
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Zend
2 4 (17.39%) Adobe
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