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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 35 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 25 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.24% 7.24% 5.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.47% 11.84% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 18
Average salary £32,750 £31,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £21,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £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
264 228 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 55.35% 61.13% 67.80%
Number of salaries quoted 242 214 249
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 August 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leicester

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 (57.35%) JavaScript
2 36 (52.94%) HTML
3 34 (50.00%) .NET
3 34 (50.00%) MySQL
3 34 (50.00%) CSS
4 28 (41.18%) jQuery
5 23 (33.82%) Java
6 18 (26.47%) Objective-C
7 17 (25.00%) C
7 17 (25.00%) C#
7 17 (25.00%) Open Source
8 16 (23.53%) OO
8 16 (23.53%) VoIP
8 16 (23.53%) VPN
8 16 (23.53%) CISSP
8 16 (23.53%) Firewall
8 16 (23.53%) Wireless
8 16 (23.53%) GIAC
8 16 (23.53%) Information Management
8 16 (23.53%) Ethical Hacking
8 16 (23.53%) CEH
8 16 (23.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 16 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
8 16 (23.53%) CISMP
8 16 (23.53%) Security Testing
8 16 (23.53%) PCI DSS
8 16 (23.53%) GPEN
8 16 (23.53%) OSCP
9 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
10 12 (17.65%) SQL

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 11 (16.18%) WordPress
2 10 (14.71%) CMS
3 4 (5.88%) Joomla!
3 4 (5.88%) Apache
4 3 (4.41%) Drupal
4 3 (4.41%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.47%) Node.js
6 1 (1.47%) IIS
6 1 (1.47%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.94%) MS Office
4 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.47%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Magento
2 4 (5.88%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) GitHub
1 1 (1.47%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.53%) VoIP
1 16 (23.53%) VPN
1 16 (23.53%) Firewall
1 16 (23.53%) Wireless
2 6 (8.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.00%) MySQL
2 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) MS Access
4 1 (1.47%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Subversion
1 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.47%) JIRA
3 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.47%) Mercurial
General
1 12 (17.65%) Marketing
2 4 (5.88%) Retail
3 3 (4.41%) Back Office
3 3 (4.41%) Games
4 1 (1.47%) Finance
4 1 (1.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 46 (67.65%) Developer
2 22 (32.35%) PHP Developer
3 21 (30.88%) Web Developer
4 12 (17.65%) Tester
4 12 (17.65%) Security Tester
4 12 (17.65%) Penetration Tester
5 9 (13.24%) PHP Web Developer
6 7 (10.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Systems Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Programmer
9 4 (5.88%) Security Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.94%) IT Manager
10 2 (2.94%) Junior
10 2 (2.94%) Business Developer
10 2 (2.94%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (52.94%) HTML
2 34 (50.00%) .NET
2 34 (50.00%) CSS
3 28 (41.18%) jQuery
4 11 (16.18%) HTML5
5 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET
6 8 (11.76%) CSS3
6 8 (11.76%) XHTML
6 8 (11.76%) Ajax
7 5 (7.35%) XML
8 4 (5.88%) Sass
8 4 (5.88%) LESS
8 4 (5.88%) Zend Framework
8 4 (5.88%) LAMP
9 3 (4.41%) CodeIgniter
9 3 (4.41%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.41%) Symfony
10 2 (2.94%) XSLT
10 2 (2.94%) Web Services
11 1 (1.47%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Open Source
2 3 (4.41%) Social Media
2 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) PMI
3 1 (1.47%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Linux
2 4 (5.88%) Android
2 4 (5.88%) Windows
3 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) OO
1 16 (23.53%) Information Management
1 16 (23.53%) Ethical Hacking
1 16 (23.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 16 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
1 16 (23.53%) Security Testing
2 12 (17.65%) Web Development
3 7 (10.29%) MVC
3 7 (10.29%) OOP
3 7 (10.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (10.29%) Content Management
4 6 (8.82%) OO PHP
4 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.88%) E-Procurement
5 4 (5.88%) Functional Programming
5 4 (5.88%) Android Development
6 3 (4.41%) iOS Development
6 3 (4.41%) Online Marketing
6 3 (4.41%) TDD
6 3 (4.41%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 39 (57.35%) JavaScript
2 23 (33.82%) Java
3 18 (26.47%) Objective-C
4 17 (25.00%) C
4 17 (25.00%) C#
5 12 (17.65%) SQL
6 8 (11.76%) VB.NET
7 6 (8.82%) VB
7 6 (8.82%) PHP5
8 5 (7.35%) Bash Shell
8 5 (7.35%) VB6
8 5 (7.35%) VBA
8 5 (7.35%) Perl
9 4 (5.88%) C++
10 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.94%) Python
12 1 (1.47%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.47%) VBScript
12 1 (1.47%) Delphi
12 1 (1.47%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 16 (23.53%) GIAC
1 16 (23.53%) CEH
1 16 (23.53%) CISMP
1 16 (23.53%) CISSP
1 16 (23.53%) GPEN
1 16 (23.53%) OSCP
2 3 (4.41%) Degree
3 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.53%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) Zend
2 6 (8.82%) Adobe
3 4 (5.88%) SAP
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.94%) Avaya
6 1 (1.47%) Google
6 1 (1.47%) Twitter
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle
6 1 (1.47%) Cognos
6 1 (1.47%) IBM
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