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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 26 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 29 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.90% 5.49% 7.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.22% 9.96% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 24
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
204 251 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 48.57% 55.16% 62.40%
Number of salaries quoted 178 229 220
Average salary £36,250 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leicester

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 37 (66.07%) CSS
2 36 (64.29%) HTML
3 33 (58.93%) MySQL
4 31 (55.36%) JavaScript
5 24 (42.86%) jQuery
6 21 (37.50%) SQL
6 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (33.93%) Retail
8 16 (28.57%) OO
9 15 (26.79%) Open Source
10 14 (25.00%) MVC
10 14 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (23.21%) VB
11 13 (23.21%) PHP5
12 12 (21.43%) Web Development
12 12 (21.43%) OOP
12 12 (21.43%) Web Services
12 12 (21.43%) People Management
12 12 (21.43%) Mentoring
12 12 (21.43%) SDLC
13 11 (19.64%) .NET
14 10 (17.86%) XML
14 10 (17.86%) OO PHP
15 9 (16.07%) Marketing
15 9 (16.07%) SOAP
15 9 (16.07%) C#
16 8 (14.29%) E-Commerce
16 8 (14.29%) Magento
16 8 (14.29%) HTML5
17 7 (12.50%) AngularJS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 6 (10.71%) IIS
2 5 (8.93%) WordPress
3 4 (7.14%) Apache
4 2 (3.57%) CMS
4 2 (3.57%) Joomla!
4 2 (3.57%) Moodle
5 1 (1.79%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Magento
2 2 (3.57%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Silverpop
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
2 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) PSTN
1 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (58.93%) MySQL
2 14 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.57%) MS Access
6 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (8.93%) Liquibase
2 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.79%) Subversion
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 19 (33.93%) Retail
2 9 (16.07%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (60.71%) Developer
2 21 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 13 (23.21%) PHP Web Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Web Developer
4 12 (21.43%) Development Manager
4 12 (21.43%) Software Development Manager
4 12 (21.43%) Software Manager
5 9 (16.07%) Senior PHP Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Senior Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Programmer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 5 (8.93%) PHP Programmer
8 4 (7.14%) AWS Developer
9 3 (5.36%) WordPress Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Open Source Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Analyst
10 2 (3.57%) Database Analyst
11 1 (1.79%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (66.07%) CSS
2 36 (64.29%) HTML
3 24 (42.86%) jQuery
4 12 (21.43%) Web Services
5 11 (19.64%) .NET
6 10 (17.86%) XML
7 9 (16.07%) SOAP
8 8 (14.29%) HTML5
9 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
10 6 (10.71%) Zend Framework
10 6 (10.71%) CodeIgniter
11 5 (8.93%) WinForms
11 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
11 5 (8.93%) WPF
11 5 (8.93%) XHTML
11 5 (8.93%) Kendo UI
11 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (8.93%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) NHS
2 5 (8.93%) Replication
3 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) OO
3 15 (26.79%) Open Source
4 14 (25.00%) MVC
5 12 (21.43%) Web Development
5 12 (21.43%) OOP
5 12 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 12 (21.43%) People Management
5 12 (21.43%) SDLC
6 10 (17.86%) OO PHP
7 8 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 6 (10.71%) ERP
9 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.14%) SEO
11 2 (3.57%) E-Procurement
11 2 (3.57%) OOD
11 2 (3.57%) Mobile Application Development
12 1 (1.79%) DevOps
12 1 (1.79%) Coaching
12 1 (1.79%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) JavaScript
2 21 (37.50%) SQL
3 13 (23.21%) VB
3 13 (23.21%) PHP5
4 9 (16.07%) C#
5 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.14%) Java
6 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.57%) Python
7 2 (3.57%) C++
7 2 (3.57%) Perl
8 1 (1.79%) Ruby
8 1 (1.79%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) SCCM
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
1 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Zend
2 5 (8.93%) Telerik
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) SAP
3 2 (3.57%) Metastorm
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.79%) BT
4 1 (1.79%) Google
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