The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 28 14 32
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Permanent jobs citing PHP 39 53 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 9.49% 13.15% 6.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.85% 25.24% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 38 53 23
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £38,300
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
246 210 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 59.85% 52.11% 55.68%
Number of salaries quoted 240 200 183
Median salary £36,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.97% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leicester

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for PHP.

1 47 (74.60%) JavaScript
2 37 (58.73%) MySQL
3 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (46.03%) HTML
4 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
4 29 (46.03%) AngularJS
5 28 (44.44%) jQuery
5 28 (44.44%) CSS
6 23 (36.51%) Unit Testing
7 21 (33.33%) TDD
7 21 (33.33%) LAMP
7 21 (33.33%) JIRA
8 20 (31.75%) Linux
8 20 (31.75%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (30.16%) OOP
10 18 (28.57%) Symfony
11 16 (25.40%) Ajax
11 16 (25.40%) OOD
11 16 (25.40%) Redmine
11 16 (25.40%) PHPUnit
12 15 (23.81%) MVC
13 14 (22.22%) Web Development
14 13 (20.63%) OO
14 13 (20.63%) E-Commerce
15 11 (17.46%) HTML5
15 11 (17.46%) Front End Development
16 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
17 9 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
18 8 (12.70%) SQL
18 8 (12.70%) OO PHP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.94%) CMS
1 5 (7.94%) WordPress
2 4 (6.35%) Apache
2 4 (6.35%) Drupal
3 2 (3.17%) nginx
Business Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon S3
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (4.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 3 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (58.73%) MySQL
2 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
3 9 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
2 21 (33.33%) JIRA
3 16 (25.40%) PHPUnit
3 16 (25.40%) Redmine
4 4 (6.35%) Mocha
5 3 (4.76%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.17%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.17%) Subversion
7 1 (1.59%) Grunt
7 1 (1.59%) gulp
General
1 4 (6.35%) Advertising
2 3 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Automotive
3 1 (1.59%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (88.89%) Developer
2 40 (63.49%) PHP Developer
3 21 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 17 (26.98%) MySQL Developer
4 17 (26.98%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 17 (26.98%) Senior Developer
4 17 (26.98%) Senior PHP Developer
5 15 (23.81%) Junior
6 12 (19.05%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 12 (19.05%) Senior MySQL Developer
7 11 (17.46%) Junior Developer
8 7 (11.11%) Junior PHP Developer
9 6 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (7.94%) Junior JavaScript Developer
10 5 (7.94%) Lead Developer
10 5 (7.94%) Web Developer
11 4 (6.35%) Lead PHP Developer
11 4 (6.35%) WordPress Developer
12 2 (3.17%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
12 2 (3.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.03%) AngularJS
1 29 (46.03%) HTML
2 28 (44.44%) CSS
2 28 (44.44%) jQuery
3 21 (33.33%) LAMP
4 18 (28.57%) Symfony
5 16 (25.40%) Ajax
6 11 (17.46%) HTML5
7 7 (11.11%) CSS3
8 6 (9.52%) Laravel
9 3 (4.76%) Ember.js
9 3 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (4.76%) Spring
9 3 (4.76%) Web Services
9 3 (4.76%) Zend Framework
10 2 (3.17%) Alternative PHP Cache
10 2 (3.17%) JSON
10 2 (3.17%) Twig
10 2 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.59%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) User Experience
2 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Linux
2 4 (6.35%) Windows
3 2 (3.17%) Android
3 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Unit Testing
3 21 (33.33%) TDD
4 20 (31.75%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (30.16%) OOP
6 16 (25.40%) OOD
7 15 (23.81%) MVC
8 14 (22.22%) Web Development
9 13 (20.63%) E-Commerce
9 13 (20.63%) OO
10 11 (17.46%) Front End Development
11 8 (12.70%) OO PHP
12 6 (9.52%) Scrum
13 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
13 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (4.76%) B2B
14 3 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
14 3 (4.76%) Kanban
15 2 (3.17%) Android Development
15 2 (3.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (74.60%) JavaScript
2 8 (12.70%) SQL
3 6 (9.52%) Java
4 1 (1.59%) ActionScript
4 1 (1.59%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (1.59%) C#
4 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Varnish
Vendors
1 4 (6.35%) Zend
2 2 (3.17%) Panasonic
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