The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 17 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 39 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.21% 5.54% 6.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.12% 10.19% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 39 22 30
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% +17.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £35,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £38,400 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
PHP
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
204 216 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 53.40% 54.41% 60.83%
Number of salaries quoted 192 185 286
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

PHP
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

PHP Salary Trend in Leicester

PHP
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leicester

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 54 (77.14%) JavaScript
2 44 (62.86%) CSS
3 37 (52.86%) HTML
4 32 (45.71%) MySQL
4 32 (45.71%) Symfony
5 31 (44.29%) jQuery
6 24 (34.29%) SQL
6 24 (34.29%) OO
6 24 (34.29%) Front End Development
7 23 (32.86%) OO PHP
8 22 (31.43%) MVC
9 20 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 19 (27.14%) Linux
10 19 (27.14%) C#
11 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (25.71%) AngularJS
12 17 (24.29%) Magento
13 16 (22.86%) .NET
14 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET
14 15 (21.43%) Laravel
15 14 (20.00%) HTML5
15 14 (20.00%) SilverStripe
15 14 (20.00%) CMS
15 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
16 13 (18.57%) WordPress
16 13 (18.57%) Relational Database
17 11 (15.71%) Web Development
18 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
18 10 (14.29%) User Experience
18 10 (14.29%) Jenkins

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 14 (20.00%) CMS
1 14 (20.00%) SilverStripe
2 13 (18.57%) WordPress
3 7 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (7.14%) Drupal
4 5 (7.14%) IIS
4 5 (7.14%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.86%) Apache
5 2 (2.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (24.29%) Magento
2 4 (5.71%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Sage Pay
2 5 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.14%) SaaS
3 4 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (5.71%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (5.71%) Amazon S3
3 4 (5.71%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (5.71%) CloudFront
3 4 (5.71%) Route 53
3 4 (5.71%) Silverpop
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (1.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (45.71%) MySQL
2 13 (18.57%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.14%) MS Access
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.71%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (4.29%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.43%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.57%) PHPUnit
4 5 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 5 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.14%) Vagrant
5 4 (5.71%) Subversion
6 3 (4.29%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.43%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (7.14%) Marketing
2 4 (5.71%) Japanese Language
2 4 (5.71%) Multimedia
2 4 (5.71%) Russian Language
3 2 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 64 (91.43%) Developer
2 44 (62.86%) PHP Developer
3 16 (22.86%) Senior Developer
4 14 (20.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 14 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 14 (20.00%) Symfony Developer
5 13 (18.57%) Senior PHP Developer
6 12 (17.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 12 (17.14%) Software Engineer
7 11 (15.71%) Lead Developer
7 11 (15.71%) Lead PHP Developer
8 8 (11.43%) MySQL Developer
8 8 (11.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 7 (10.00%) AWS Developer
9 7 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
9 7 (10.00%) AWS Software Engineer
10 6 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (8.57%) UI Developer
10 6 (8.57%) UX Developer
11 5 (7.14%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (62.86%) CSS
2 37 (52.86%) HTML
3 32 (45.71%) Symfony
4 31 (44.29%) jQuery
5 18 (25.71%) AngularJS
6 16 (22.86%) .NET
7 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 15 (21.43%) Laravel
8 14 (20.00%) HTML5
9 9 (12.86%) CSS3
10 8 (11.43%) .NET Framework
10 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (11.43%) Web Services
11 7 (10.00%) D3.js
12 6 (8.57%) Silex
13 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (7.14%) Behat
13 5 (7.14%) Entity Framework
13 5 (7.14%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) User Experience
2 8 (11.43%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.14%) NHS
3 5 (7.14%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.29%) Credit Risk
4 3 (4.29%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.86%) Xbox
6 1 (1.43%) Clustering
6 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.43%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.14%) Linux
2 6 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (7.14%) CentOS
3 5 (7.14%) Mac OS
4 3 (4.29%) Android
5 2 (2.86%) Windows
6 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.43%) Unix
6 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) Front End Development
1 24 (34.29%) OO
2 23 (32.86%) OO PHP
3 22 (31.43%) MVC
4 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 11 (15.71%) Web Development
7 9 (12.86%) Software Engineering
7 9 (12.86%) TDD
8 7 (10.00%) DevOps
8 7 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 5 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (7.14%) High Availability
9 5 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.71%) Coaching
10 4 (5.71%) Open Source
10 4 (5.71%) Process Management
10 4 (5.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (77.14%) JavaScript
2 24 (34.29%) SQL
3 19 (27.14%) C#
4 6 (8.57%) Java
5 4 (5.71%) VB
6 2 (2.86%) C++
7 1 (1.43%) Python
7 1 (1.43%) Ruby
7 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Ansible
1 5 (7.14%) Plesk
2 4 (5.71%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.43%) Zend
3 5 (7.14%) Rackspace
3 5 (7.14%) Telerik
4 2 (2.86%) Adobe
4 2 (2.86%) Apple
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £27000 - £33000 Per Month Bonus and Benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum Bonus and Benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus scheme, Cycle to work scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago