The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 35 33 56
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Permanent jobs citing PHP 43 72 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.91% 7.68% 3.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.08% 12.57% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 39 67 20
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,600 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
PHP
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
388 573 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 53.30% 61.15% 57.20%
Number of salaries quoted 339 520 353
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £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 Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

PHP
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Leicestershire region.

PHP Salary Trend in Leicestershire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

PHP
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -6 23 £35,000 -14.63% 8
Coalville - 6 £38,000 -
Loughborough 0 3 £36,000 -5.26% 1
PHP
East Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 74 (97.37%) MySQL
2 68 (89.47%) JavaScript
3 67 (88.16%) CSS
4 56 (73.68%) jQuery
5 55 (72.37%) HTML
6 36 (47.37%) OO
7 29 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (31.58%) OO PHP
9 23 (30.26%) LAMP
10 22 (28.95%) Linux
10 22 (28.95%) HTML5
11 20 (26.32%) E-Commerce
11 20 (26.32%) Magento
12 19 (25.00%) Web Design
13 17 (22.37%) Apache
14 16 (21.05%) SEO
15 15 (19.74%) MVC
16 14 (18.42%) XML
16 14 (18.42%) OOP
16 14 (18.42%) Responsive Web Design
17 13 (17.11%) Ajax
18 12 (15.79%) AngularJS
18 12 (15.79%) CodeIgniter
19 11 (14.47%) PHP5
19 11 (14.47%) Mobile App
19 11 (14.47%) Mobile Application Development
19 11 (14.47%) TDD
20 10 (13.16%) SOAP
20 10 (13.16%) Web Services
20 10 (13.16%) REST

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 17 (22.37%) Apache
2 3 (3.95%) CMS
3 2 (2.63%) Joomla!
3 2 (2.63%) Drupal
3 2 (2.63%) WordPress
4 1 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.32%) Moodle
4 1 (1.32%) Node.js
4 1 (1.32%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 20 (26.32%) Magento
2 2 (2.63%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Intranet
2 1 (1.32%) PSTN
2 1 (1.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (97.37%) MySQL
2 9 (11.84%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Liquibase
2 4 (5.26%) Subversion
3 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.32%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.32%) Sublime Text
4 1 (1.32%) PhpStorm
4 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (3.95%) Marketing
2 2 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 63 (82.89%) Developer
2 44 (57.89%) PHP Developer
3 25 (32.89%) Senior Developer
4 21 (27.63%) Senior PHP Developer
5 18 (23.68%) Magento Developer
6 13 (17.11%) Senior Magento Developer
6 13 (17.11%) Web Developer
7 9 (11.84%) Programmer
7 9 (11.84%) PHP Magento Developer
7 9 (11.84%) PHP Programmer
8 8 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (9.21%) PHP Web Developer
10 4 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
11 3 (3.95%) Team Leader
12 2 (2.63%) Development Manager
12 2 (2.63%) Software Team Leader
12 2 (2.63%) PHP Development Manager
13 1 (1.32%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 1 (1.32%) Front-End Web Developer
13 1 (1.32%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (88.16%) CSS
2 56 (73.68%) jQuery
3 55 (72.37%) HTML
4 23 (30.26%) LAMP
5 22 (28.95%) HTML5
6 14 (18.42%) XML
7 13 (17.11%) Ajax
8 12 (15.79%) CodeIgniter
8 12 (15.79%) AngularJS
9 10 (13.16%) REST
9 10 (13.16%) SOAP
9 10 (13.16%) Web Services
10 4 (5.26%) .NET
10 4 (5.26%) XHTML
11 3 (3.95%) JSON
12 2 (2.63%) Symfony
13 1 (1.32%) Zend Framework
13 1 (1.32%) WCF
13 1 (1.32%) WF
13 1 (1.32%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.26%) E-Learning
2 4 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 4 (5.26%) Physics
3 3 (3.95%) Open Source
4 2 (2.63%) Replication
4 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.95%) Linux
2 4 (5.26%) Android
2 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) OO
2 29 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (31.58%) OO PHP
4 20 (26.32%) E-Commerce
5 19 (25.00%) Web Design
6 16 (21.05%) SEO
7 15 (19.74%) MVC
8 14 (18.42%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (18.42%) OOP
9 11 (14.47%) TDD
9 11 (14.47%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (7.89%) Scrum
10 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.95%) Web Development
12 2 (2.63%) OOD
12 2 (2.63%) E-Procurement
12 2 (2.63%) CRM
13 1 (1.32%) ERP
13 1 (1.32%) Creative Marketing
13 1 (1.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 11 (14.47%) PHP5
3 5 (6.58%) SQL
4 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (1.32%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.32%) Python
6 1 (1.32%) Lua
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (5.26%) Zend
2 2 (2.63%) SAP
3 1 (1.32%) Adobe
3 1 (1.32%) BT
3 1 (1.32%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.32%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.32%) Facebook
3 1 (1.32%) Twitter
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