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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 38 28 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +23
Permanent jobs citing PHP 22 54 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.15% 9.28% 3.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.21% 15.52% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 18 49 12
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £24,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £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
239 348 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 55.97% 59.79% 59.87%
Number of salaries quoted 200 306 244
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 20 April 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leicester

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 April 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%) JavaScript
1 41 (93.18%) MySQL
1 41 (93.18%) CSS
2 34 (77.27%) HTML
3 33 (75.00%) jQuery
4 20 (45.45%) OO
5 16 (36.36%) Linux
6 15 (34.09%) LAMP
7 14 (31.82%) SEO
7 14 (31.82%) E-Commerce
7 14 (31.82%) HTML5
8 13 (29.55%) Magento
8 13 (29.55%) Responsive Web Design
8 13 (29.55%) Apache
8 13 (29.55%) Web Design
8 13 (29.55%) MVC
9 12 (27.27%) OO PHP
10 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (22.73%) SOAP
11 10 (22.73%) REST
12 9 (20.45%) Web Services
12 9 (20.45%) Ajax
13 7 (15.91%) OOP
14 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
14 6 (13.64%) CodeIgniter
14 6 (13.64%) XML
15 5 (11.36%) TDD
15 5 (11.36%) Subversion
15 5 (11.36%) PHP5
15 5 (11.36%) Mobile App

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 13 (29.55%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.27%) Drupal
2 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.27%) WordPress
2 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Magento
2 1 (2.27%) SAP SRM
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 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Subversion
1 5 (11.36%) Liquibase
2 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Sublime Text
3 1 (2.27%) PhpStorm
3 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (2.27%) Back Office
1 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Developer
2 29 (65.91%) PHP Developer
3 18 (40.91%) Senior Developer
4 14 (31.82%) Senior PHP Developer
5 12 (27.27%) Magento Developer
6 11 (25.00%) Senior Magento Developer
7 10 (22.73%) Web Developer
8 7 (15.91%) PHP Magento Developer
9 5 (11.36%) PHP Web Developer
10 4 (9.09%) PHP Programmer
10 4 (9.09%) Programmer
11 3 (6.82%) Team Leader
11 3 (6.82%) Senior Web Developer
12 2 (4.55%) Software Team Leader
12 2 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
13 1 (2.27%) Front-End Web Developer
13 1 (2.27%) PHP Development Manager
13 1 (2.27%) Software Development Team Leader
13 1 (2.27%) Web Team Leader
13 1 (2.27%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (93.18%) CSS
2 34 (77.27%) HTML
3 33 (75.00%) jQuery
4 15 (34.09%) LAMP
5 14 (31.82%) HTML5
6 10 (22.73%) SOAP
6 10 (22.73%) REST
7 9 (20.45%) Web Services
7 9 (20.45%) Ajax
8 6 (13.64%) XML
8 6 (13.64%) CodeIgniter
8 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
9 4 (9.09%) .NET
10 2 (4.55%) XHTML
10 2 (4.55%) JSON
10 2 (4.55%) CSS3
11 1 (2.27%) Laravel
11 1 (2.27%) Sass
11 1 (2.27%) WCF
11 1 (2.27%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.55%) Open Source
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Android
2 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) OO
2 14 (31.82%) E-Commerce
2 14 (31.82%) SEO
3 13 (29.55%) MVC
3 13 (29.55%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (29.55%) Web Design
4 12 (27.27%) OO PHP
5 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.91%) OOP
7 5 (11.36%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (11.36%) TDD
8 2 (4.55%) OOD
9 1 (2.27%) Android Development
9 1 (2.27%) iOS Development
9 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.27%) Software Testing
9 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.27%) Web Development
9 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (93.18%) JavaScript
2 5 (11.36%) PHP5
3 2 (4.55%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.27%) ActionScript
4 1 (2.27%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) Lua
4 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) SAP
1 1 (2.27%) Adobe
1 1 (2.27%) BT
1 1 (2.27%) EPiServer
1 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
1 1 (2.27%) Facebook
1 1 (2.27%) Twitter
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