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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 25 40 58
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +18
Permanent jobs citing PHP 52 33 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.39% 4.73% 4.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.53% 9.32% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 51 33 33
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
358 354 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 50.85% 50.72% 61.44%
Number of salaries quoted 345 317 447
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +18 42 £45,000 +23.28% 10
Loughborough - 6 £31,250 - 2
PHP
East Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 78 (82.11%) JavaScript
2 63 (66.32%) CSS
3 54 (56.84%) HTML
4 52 (54.74%) MySQL
5 49 (51.58%) jQuery
6 40 (42.11%) Symfony
7 38 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (32.63%) Linux
9 29 (30.53%) SQL
10 28 (29.47%) OO
11 27 (28.42%) MVC
11 27 (28.42%) OO PHP
12 26 (27.37%) Git (software)
12 26 (27.37%) C#
13 24 (25.26%) AngularJS
13 24 (25.26%) Front End Development
14 23 (24.21%) .NET
15 21 (22.11%) ASP.NET
16 20 (21.05%) Magento
17 18 (18.95%) E-Commerce
18 17 (17.89%) WordPress
19 15 (15.79%) Laravel
20 14 (14.74%) SilverStripe
20 14 (14.74%) HTML5
20 14 (14.74%) TDD
20 14 (14.74%) Zend
20 14 (14.74%) CMS
20 14 (14.74%) LAMP
21 13 (13.68%) Web Development
22 12 (12.63%) Ajax

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (17.89%) WordPress
2 14 (14.74%) CMS
2 14 (14.74%) SilverStripe
3 9 (9.47%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (7.37%) Apache
5 5 (5.26%) Drupal
5 5 (5.26%) IIS
5 5 (5.26%) Joomla!
6 4 (4.21%) Node.js
7 2 (2.11%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.05%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.05%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (21.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.58%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (11.58%) SaaS
2 7 (7.37%) Sage Pay
3 5 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.21%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (4.21%) Amazon S3
4 4 (4.21%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (4.21%) CloudFront
4 4 (4.21%) Route 53
4 4 (4.21%) Silverpop
5 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.05%) IaaS
5 1 (1.05%) Joyent
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (54.74%) MySQL
2 12 (12.63%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.42%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.21%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (4.21%) MS Access
6 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.05%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 26 (27.37%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.63%) PHPUnit
3 10 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 8 (8.42%) Subversion
5 7 (7.37%) Cucumber
6 6 (6.32%) Vagrant
7 5 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (4.21%) JIRA
8 4 (4.21%) Redmine
9 3 (3.16%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (10.53%) Marketing
2 5 (5.26%) Retail
3 4 (4.21%) Japanese Language
3 4 (4.21%) Multimedia
3 4 (4.21%) Russian Language
4 1 (1.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 87 (91.58%) Developer
2 67 (70.53%) PHP Developer
3 18 (18.95%) Software Developer
4 17 (17.89%) Senior Developer
5 15 (15.79%) Senior PHP Developer
6 14 (14.74%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 14 (14.74%) Symfony Developer
7 13 (13.68%) Web Developer
8 12 (12.63%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 12 (12.63%) Software Engineer
9 11 (11.58%) .NET Developer
9 11 (11.58%) Lead Developer
9 11 (11.58%) Lead PHP Developer
9 11 (11.58%) PHP Web Developer
10 9 (9.47%) .NET Software Developer
10 9 (9.47%) Junior
10 9 (9.47%) Junior .NET Developer
10 9 (9.47%) Junior .NET Software Developer
10 9 (9.47%) Junior Developer
10 9 (9.47%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (66.32%) CSS
2 54 (56.84%) HTML
3 49 (51.58%) jQuery
4 40 (42.11%) Symfony
5 24 (25.26%) AngularJS
6 23 (24.21%) .NET
7 21 (22.11%) ASP.NET
8 15 (15.79%) Laravel
9 14 (14.74%) HTML5
9 14 (14.74%) LAMP
10 12 (12.63%) Ajax
11 11 (11.58%) Web Services
12 8 (8.42%) .NET Framework
12 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (8.42%) CSS3
13 7 (7.37%) D3.js
14 6 (6.32%) Silex
15 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (5.26%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Computer Science
1 11 (11.58%) Mobile App
1 11 (11.58%) User Experience
2 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.26%) NHS
3 5 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.16%) Credit Risk
4 3 (3.16%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.11%) Xbox
6 1 (1.05%) Clustering
6 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.05%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 31 (32.63%) Linux
2 6 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (5.26%) CentOS
3 5 (5.26%) Mac OS
4 3 (3.16%) Android
4 3 (3.16%) Windows
5 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.05%) Unix
5 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (29.47%) OO
3 27 (28.42%) MVC
3 27 (28.42%) OO PHP
4 24 (25.26%) Front End Development
5 18 (18.95%) E-Commerce
6 14 (14.74%) TDD
7 13 (13.68%) Web Development
8 11 (11.58%) Unit Testing
9 10 (10.53%) OOP
10 9 (9.47%) Software Engineering
11 8 (8.42%) DevOps
11 8 (8.42%) Mobile Application Development
12 7 (7.37%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (7.37%) Open Source
13 5 (5.26%) Data Analysis
13 5 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
13 5 (5.26%) High Availability
13 5 (5.26%) SEO
14 4 (4.21%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 78 (82.11%) JavaScript
2 29 (30.53%) SQL
3 26 (27.37%) C#
4 7 (7.37%) Java
5 4 (4.21%) VB
6 2 (2.11%) C++
7 1 (1.05%) Python
7 1 (1.05%) Ruby
7 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) QA
1 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (6.32%) Ansible
2 5 (5.26%) Plesk
3 4 (4.21%) Capistrano
4 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (14.74%) Zend
2 9 (9.47%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.32%) Rackspace
4 5 (5.26%) Telerik
5 4 (4.21%) Metastorm
6 2 (2.11%) Apple
7 1 (1.05%) Adobe
7 1 (1.05%) Google
7 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Venn Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum Possible bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Pension, gym, 21 days holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum 25 Days holiday, shares, private hea
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £27000 - £33000 Per Month Bonus and Benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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