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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 22 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 35 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 8.54% 5.47% 7.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.24% 9.68% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 34 30 24
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £30,000 £23,250
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
203 310 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 49.51% 56.57% 63.69%
Number of salaries quoted 177 287 216
Average salary £35,000 £38,800 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.79% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £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 31 July 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leicester

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 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 39 (66.10%) CSS
2 38 (64.41%) MySQL
2 38 (64.41%) HTML
3 35 (59.32%) JavaScript
4 29 (49.15%) jQuery
5 22 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (35.59%) SQL
7 18 (30.51%) OO
8 17 (28.81%) Retail
9 15 (25.42%) MVC
10 14 (23.73%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (23.73%) Open Source
11 13 (22.03%) VB
11 13 (22.03%) PHP5
12 12 (20.34%) People Management
12 12 (20.34%) Mentoring
12 12 (20.34%) OOP
12 12 (20.34%) Web Development
13 11 (18.64%) HTML5
13 11 (18.64%) Magento
13 11 (18.64%) Web Services
13 11 (18.64%) XML
13 11 (18.64%) Linux
13 11 (18.64%) E-Commerce
13 11 (18.64%) OO PHP
13 11 (18.64%) SDLC
14 10 (16.95%) .NET
15 9 (15.25%) Marketing
16 8 (13.56%) AngularJS
16 8 (13.56%) SOAP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 8 (13.56%) Apache
2 6 (10.17%) IIS
3 5 (8.47%) WordPress
4 2 (3.39%) CMS
4 2 (3.39%) Joomla!
4 2 (3.39%) Moodle
5 1 (1.69%) Node.js
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Magento
2 2 (3.39%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Silverpop
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) PSTN
1 1 (1.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (64.41%) MySQL
2 14 (23.73%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Liquibase
2 5 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.08%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.69%) Sublime Text
4 1 (1.69%) PhpStorm
4 1 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 17 (28.81%) Retail
2 9 (15.25%) Marketing
3 2 (3.39%) Back Office
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (64.41%) Developer
2 25 (42.37%) PHP Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Senior PHP Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Senior Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Web Developer
4 13 (22.03%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (20.34%) Software Manager
5 12 (20.34%) Development Manager
5 12 (20.34%) Software Development Manager
6 9 (15.25%) Programmer
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Web Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 5 (8.47%) PHP Programmer
9 4 (6.78%) PHP Magento Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Magento Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior Magento Developer
9 4 (6.78%) AWS Developer
10 3 (5.08%) WordPress Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (66.10%) CSS
2 38 (64.41%) HTML
3 29 (49.15%) jQuery
4 11 (18.64%) HTML5
4 11 (18.64%) Web Services
4 11 (18.64%) XML
5 10 (16.95%) .NET
6 8 (13.56%) SOAP
6 8 (13.56%) AngularJS
7 7 (11.86%) CodeIgniter
7 7 (11.86%) LAMP
8 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
8 6 (10.17%) XHTML
8 6 (10.17%) Zend Framework
9 5 (8.47%) Kendo UI
9 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (8.47%) WinForms
9 5 (8.47%) .NET Framework
9 5 (8.47%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.47%) NHS
2 5 (8.47%) Replication
2 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.69%) Xbox
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.51%) OO
3 15 (25.42%) MVC
4 14 (23.73%) Open Source
5 12 (20.34%) Mentoring
5 12 (20.34%) People Management
5 12 (20.34%) OOP
5 12 (20.34%) Web Development
6 11 (18.64%) E-Commerce
6 11 (18.64%) SDLC
6 11 (18.64%) OO PHP
7 7 (11.86%) SEO
8 6 (10.17%) ERP
8 6 (10.17%) Unit Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Web Design
9 5 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (5.08%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (3.39%) TDD
11 2 (3.39%) OOD
11 2 (3.39%) E-Procurement
Programming Languages
1 35 (59.32%) JavaScript
2 21 (35.59%) SQL
3 13 (22.03%) VB
3 13 (22.03%) PHP5
4 7 (11.86%) C#
5 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.39%) Java
6 2 (3.39%) Perl
7 1 (1.69%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.69%) Python
7 1 (1.69%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) SCCM
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
1 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Zend
2 5 (8.47%) Telerik
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) SAP
3 2 (3.39%) Metastorm
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.69%) BT
4 1 (1.69%) Google
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