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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 26 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 30 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.91% 5.35% 6.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.95% 9.20% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 23
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £23,000
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
215 337 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 49.54% 58.20% 65.51%
Number of salaries quoted 193 306 207
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leicester

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 38 (71.70%) MySQL
2 36 (67.92%) CSS
2 36 (67.92%) HTML
3 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
4 26 (49.06%) jQuery
5 19 (35.85%) OO
6 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (30.19%) SQL
8 15 (28.30%) Linux
9 12 (22.64%) Magento
9 12 (22.64%) HTML5
9 12 (22.64%) MVC
9 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce
9 12 (22.64%) Apache
10 11 (20.75%) XML
10 11 (20.75%) LAMP
10 11 (20.75%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (20.75%) Open Source
10 11 (20.75%) Retail
11 10 (18.87%) PHP5
11 10 (18.87%) OO PHP
11 10 (18.87%) Web Services
11 10 (18.87%) VB
12 9 (16.98%) OOP
12 9 (16.98%) Web Design
12 9 (16.98%) SEO
12 9 (16.98%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (16.98%) Web Development
12 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
12 9 (16.98%) People Management

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (22.64%) Apache
2 4 (7.55%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) Moodle
3 2 (3.77%) CMS
3 2 (3.77%) Joomla!
3 2 (3.77%) WordPress
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.89%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Magento
2 2 (3.77%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Silverpop
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) PSTN
1 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (71.70%) MySQL
2 11 (20.75%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.77%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Liquibase
2 3 (5.66%) Subversion
2 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.89%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) Sublime Text
3 1 (1.89%) PhpStorm
3 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (20.75%) Retail
2 6 (11.32%) Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) Back Office
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (66.04%) Developer
2 26 (49.06%) PHP Developer
3 14 (26.42%) Senior Developer
4 13 (24.53%) Senior PHP Developer
5 12 (22.64%) Web Developer
6 10 (18.87%) PHP Web Developer
7 9 (16.98%) Software Manager
7 9 (16.98%) Development Manager
7 9 (16.98%) Software Development Manager
8 8 (15.09%) Magento Developer
8 8 (15.09%) Senior Magento Developer
9 7 (13.21%) Programmer
9 7 (13.21%) PHP Magento Developer
10 5 (9.43%) PHP Programmer
11 4 (7.55%) Senior Web Developer
12 3 (5.66%) Senior PHP Web Developer
12 3 (5.66%) Front-End Developer
13 2 (3.77%) Software Team Leader
13 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
13 2 (3.77%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (67.92%) HTML
1 36 (67.92%) CSS
2 26 (49.06%) jQuery
3 12 (22.64%) HTML5
4 11 (20.75%) LAMP
4 11 (20.75%) XML
5 10 (18.87%) Web Services
6 8 (15.09%) AngularJS
7 7 (13.21%) CodeIgniter
7 7 (13.21%) SOAP
7 7 (13.21%) .NET
8 6 (11.32%) XHTML
9 4 (7.55%) REST
10 3 (5.66%) WPF
10 3 (5.66%) Zend Framework
10 3 (5.66%) Kendo UI
10 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
10 3 (5.66%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Replication
2 3 (5.66%) NHS
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.89%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.30%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) OO
2 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce
3 12 (22.64%) MVC
4 11 (20.75%) Open Source
5 10 (18.87%) OO PHP
6 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
6 9 (16.98%) People Management
6 9 (16.98%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (16.98%) Web Development
6 9 (16.98%) OOP
6 9 (16.98%) Web Design
6 9 (16.98%) SEO
7 8 (15.09%) SDLC
8 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.66%) ERP
10 2 (3.77%) OOD
10 2 (3.77%) E-Procurement
11 1 (1.89%) Scrum
11 1 (1.89%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
2 16 (30.19%) SQL
3 10 (18.87%) VB
3 10 (18.87%) PHP5
4 5 (9.43%) C#
5 3 (5.66%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.77%) Java
6 2 (3.77%) Perl
7 1 (1.89%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.89%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
1 1 (1.89%) Puppet
1 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.66%) Telerik
1 3 (5.66%) Zend
2 2 (3.77%) SAP
2 2 (3.77%) Metastorm
3 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.89%) BT
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