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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 37 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 18 43 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.63% 7.85% 4.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.37% 13.31% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 16
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
215 323 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 55.27% 58.94% 56.99%
Number of salaries quoted 181 286 208
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leicester

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 41 (93.18%) MySQL
2 40 (90.91%) CSS
2 40 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 37 (84.09%) jQuery
4 31 (70.45%) HTML
5 18 (40.91%) OO
5 18 (40.91%) HTML5
6 17 (38.64%) Linux
7 16 (36.36%) LAMP
7 16 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
8 15 (34.09%) SEO
8 15 (34.09%) E-Commerce
9 14 (31.82%) Magento
10 13 (29.55%) Web Design
11 12 (27.27%) Apache
12 11 (25.00%) MVC
12 11 (25.00%) Ajax
12 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (20.45%) OO PHP
14 8 (18.18%) REST
14 8 (18.18%) OOP
14 8 (18.18%) SOAP
14 8 (18.18%) Web Services
15 7 (15.91%) TDD
15 7 (15.91%) Subversion
15 7 (15.91%) Mobile App
15 7 (15.91%) Mobile Application Development
16 6 (13.64%) CSS3
17 4 (9.09%) Web Development
17 4 (9.09%) CodeIgniter

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 12 (27.27%) Apache
2 4 (9.09%) CMS
2 4 (9.09%) WordPress
3 3 (6.82%) Joomla!
3 3 (6.82%) Drupal
4 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Magento
2 1 (2.27%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Intranet
2 1 (2.27%) PSTN
2 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (93.18%) MySQL
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) InterBase
3 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Subversion
2 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.82%) Liquibase
4 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.27%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.27%) Sublime Text
5 1 (2.27%) PhpStorm
5 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (2.27%) Back Office
1 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 39 (88.64%) Developer
2 28 (63.64%) PHP Developer
3 18 (40.91%) Senior Developer
4 13 (29.55%) Senior PHP Developer
4 13 (29.55%) Magento Developer
5 12 (27.27%) Senior Magento Developer
6 11 (25.00%) Web Developer
7 7 (15.91%) PHP Magento Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Programmer
9 3 (6.82%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
10 2 (4.55%) Web Programmer
10 2 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (4.55%) PHP Programmer
10 2 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
11 1 (2.27%) Front-End Web Developer
11 1 (2.27%) Web Team Leader
11 1 (2.27%) Software Team Leader
11 1 (2.27%) Technical Team Leader
11 1 (2.27%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (90.91%) CSS
2 37 (84.09%) jQuery
3 31 (70.45%) HTML
4 18 (40.91%) HTML5
5 16 (36.36%) LAMP
6 11 (25.00%) Ajax
7 8 (18.18%) SOAP
7 8 (18.18%) Web Services
7 8 (18.18%) REST
8 6 (13.64%) CSS3
9 4 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
10 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
10 3 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (6.82%) XML
10 3 (6.82%) .NET
11 2 (4.55%) JSON
11 2 (4.55%) Sass
12 1 (2.27%) LESS
12 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (2.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Open Source
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Android
2 3 (6.82%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) OO
2 16 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
3 15 (34.09%) E-Commerce
3 15 (34.09%) SEO
4 13 (29.55%) Web Design
5 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (25.00%) MVC
6 9 (20.45%) OO PHP
7 8 (18.18%) OOP
8 7 (15.91%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (15.91%) TDD
9 4 (9.09%) Web Development
10 2 (4.55%) Android Development
10 2 (4.55%) iOS Development
11 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.27%) Software Testing
11 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.82%) PHP5
2 3 (6.82%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.27%) Perl
4 1 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) VB
4 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.27%) ActionScript
4 1 (2.27%) VBA
4 1 (2.27%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) VB6
4 1 (2.27%) Lua
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
1 2 (4.55%) VCP4
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Twitter
2 2 (4.55%) Adobe
3 1 (2.27%) Apple
3 1 (2.27%) BT
3 1 (2.27%) Zend
3 1 (2.27%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.27%) Facebook
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, Trips to Europe
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire (LE1)
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Salary: £23 - 30k (DOE)
Posted: 9 days ago
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360 Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago