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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 33 34 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs citing PHP 25 43 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.72% 7.45% 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.55% 12.18% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 15
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £36,000
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
237 353 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 54.23% 61.18% 66.50%
Number of salaries quoted 208 316 235
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £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 28 May 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leicester

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 39 (88.64%) MySQL
2 35 (79.55%) CSS
3 32 (72.73%) HTML
3 32 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 25 (56.82%) jQuery
5 20 (45.45%) OO
6 16 (36.36%) Linux
7 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (27.27%) LAMP
8 12 (27.27%) MVC
8 12 (27.27%) Apache
9 11 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 11 (25.00%) Web Services
9 11 (25.00%) HTML5
10 10 (22.73%) Magento
10 10 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (22.73%) OO PHP
10 10 (22.73%) XML
10 10 (22.73%) Web Design
10 10 (22.73%) SEO
11 9 (20.45%) SOAP
11 9 (20.45%) REST
12 8 (18.18%) Ajax
13 7 (15.91%) OOP
13 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
13 7 (15.91%) PHP5
13 7 (15.91%) CodeIgniter
14 6 (13.64%) Liquibase
14 6 (13.64%) Open Source
14 6 (13.64%) SQL

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 3 (6.82%) CMS
3 2 (4.55%) Moodle
3 2 (4.55%) WordPress
3 2 (4.55%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Magento
2 2 (4.55%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Intranet
2 1 (2.27%) PSTN
2 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (88.64%) MySQL
2 6 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Liquibase
2 4 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Sublime Text
3 1 (2.27%) PhpStorm
General
1 3 (6.82%) Retail
1 3 (6.82%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (75.00%) Developer
2 27 (61.36%) PHP Developer
3 15 (34.09%) Senior Developer
4 13 (29.55%) Senior PHP Developer
5 9 (20.45%) Web Developer
5 9 (20.45%) Magento Developer
5 9 (20.45%) Senior Magento Developer
6 7 (15.91%) PHP Magento Developer
7 6 (13.64%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (11.36%) PHP Programmer
8 5 (11.36%) Programmer
9 4 (9.09%) Development Manager
9 4 (9.09%) Software Manager
9 4 (9.09%) Software Development Manager
10 3 (6.82%) Team Leader
11 2 (4.55%) Open Source Developer
11 2 (4.55%) Software Team Leader
11 2 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
12 1 (2.27%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (79.55%) CSS
2 32 (72.73%) HTML
3 25 (56.82%) jQuery
4 12 (27.27%) LAMP
5 11 (25.00%) Web Services
5 11 (25.00%) HTML5
6 10 (22.73%) XML
7 9 (20.45%) SOAP
7 9 (20.45%) REST
8 8 (18.18%) Ajax
9 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
9 7 (15.91%) CodeIgniter
10 5 (11.36%) XHTML
11 4 (9.09%) .NET
12 2 (4.55%) JSON
13 1 (2.27%) WCF
13 1 (2.27%) WF
13 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
13 1 (2.27%) Flash
13 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) OO
2 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.27%) MVC
4 11 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 10 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (22.73%) OO PHP
5 10 (22.73%) Web Design
5 10 (22.73%) SEO
6 7 (15.91%) OOP
7 6 (13.64%) Open Source
8 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 4 (9.09%) People Management
8 4 (9.09%) Web Development
9 3 (6.82%) SDLC
10 2 (4.55%) OOD
10 2 (4.55%) E-Procurement
11 1 (2.27%) Scrum
11 1 (2.27%) TDD
11 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 7 (15.91%) PHP5
3 6 (13.64%) SQL
4 3 (6.82%) VB
4 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.55%) Perl
6 1 (2.27%) Lua
6 1 (2.27%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) SAP
2 1 (2.27%) BT
2 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.27%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.27%) Facebook
2 1 (2.27%) Twitter
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