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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 36 57 31
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -26
Permanent jobs citing PHP 35 40 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.94% 4.73% 7.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.97% 7.50% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 50
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £42,500 £33,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
351 533 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 49.58% 63.00% 65.84%
Number of salaries quoted 313 481 429
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,750 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +22 22 £36,500 +21.66% 7
Melton Mowbray - 1 £21,000 - 2
PHP
East Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 84 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 84 (87.50%) MySQL
2 73 (76.04%) CSS
2 73 (76.04%) jQuery
3 61 (63.54%) HTML
4 37 (38.54%) OO
5 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (31.25%) OOP
6 30 (31.25%) LAMP
7 28 (29.17%) Linux
8 25 (26.04%) Ajax
8 25 (26.04%) HTML5
9 23 (23.96%) OO PHP
10 22 (22.92%) TDD
11 20 (20.83%) Git (software)
11 20 (20.83%) AngularJS
12 19 (19.79%) Magento
13 16 (16.67%) Mobile App
14 15 (15.63%) E-Commerce
15 14 (14.58%) .NET
15 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
15 14 (14.58%) MVC
15 14 (14.58%) Symfony
16 13 (13.54%) CodeIgniter
16 13 (13.54%) Android
16 13 (13.54%) Marketing
16 13 (13.54%) SEO
16 13 (13.54%) Responsive Web Design
16 13 (13.54%) Apple iOS
17 12 (12.50%) Web Design

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 11 (11.46%) WordPress
2 10 (10.42%) Apache
3 6 (6.25%) CMS
4 5 (5.21%) Joomla!
4 5 (5.21%) Drupal
5 2 (2.08%) Node.js
5 2 (2.08%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.04%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.04%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.04%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 19 (19.79%) Magento
2 2 (2.08%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.21%) GitHub
2 3 (3.13%) SaaS
3 2 (2.08%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (87.50%) MySQL
2 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.42%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.21%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.08%) InterBase
5 2 (2.08%) DB2
5 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.50%) JIRA
3 11 (11.46%) Subversion
4 10 (10.42%) PHPUnit
4 10 (10.42%) Redmine
5 8 (8.33%) Liquibase
6 4 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.17%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (2.08%) Maven
7 2 (2.08%) Ant
7 2 (2.08%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (13.54%) Marketing
2 2 (2.08%) Multimedia
2 2 (2.08%) Billing
2 2 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 82 (85.42%) Developer
2 61 (63.54%) PHP Developer
3 27 (28.13%) Senior Developer
4 21 (21.88%) Web Developer
5 20 (20.83%) Senior PHP Developer
6 16 (16.67%) Programmer
7 15 (15.63%) Magento Developer
8 13 (13.54%) PHP Programmer
9 12 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 10 (10.42%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 10 (10.42%) Senior Magento Developer
11 9 (9.38%) PHP Web Developer
12 8 (8.33%) Junior
13 7 (7.29%) PHP Magento Developer
13 7 (7.29%) Junior Developer
14 5 (5.21%) Senior Web Developer
14 5 (5.21%) Junior PHP Developer
14 5 (5.21%) Web Programmer
15 3 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
16 2 (2.08%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (76.04%) CSS
1 73 (76.04%) jQuery
2 61 (63.54%) HTML
3 30 (31.25%) LAMP
4 25 (26.04%) Ajax
4 25 (26.04%) HTML5
5 20 (20.83%) AngularJS
6 14 (14.58%) .NET
6 14 (14.58%) Symfony
7 13 (13.54%) CodeIgniter
8 11 (11.46%) Web Services
9 10 (10.42%) CSS3
9 10 (10.42%) XML
9 10 (10.42%) ASP.NET
10 8 (8.33%) SOAP
10 8 (8.33%) REST
11 5 (5.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (3.13%) Yii
13 2 (2.08%) ExpressJS
13 2 (2.08%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.29%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.08%) User Experience
4 2 (2.08%) Physics
4 2 (2.08%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (29.17%) Linux
2 13 (13.54%) Android
2 13 (13.54%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.08%) Windows
4 1 (1.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (38.54%) OO
2 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (31.25%) OOP
4 23 (23.96%) OO PHP
5 22 (22.92%) TDD
6 15 (15.63%) E-Commerce
7 14 (14.58%) MVC
8 13 (13.54%) SEO
8 13 (13.54%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (12.50%) Web Design
10 11 (11.46%) OOD
10 11 (11.46%) Mobile Application Development
11 10 (10.42%) Unit Testing
11 10 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (9.38%) Web Development
13 7 (7.29%) Android Development
13 7 (7.29%) iOS Development
14 5 (5.21%) Software Engineering
15 4 (4.17%) Time Management
16 3 (3.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 11 (11.46%) PHP5
2 11 (11.46%) C#
3 9 (9.38%) SQL
4 4 (4.17%) VB.NET
4 4 (4.17%) Perl
4 4 (4.17%) Python
5 3 (3.13%) Java
5 3 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.08%) VBScript
6 2 (2.08%) VB
7 1 (1.04%) VBA
7 1 (1.04%) VB6
7 1 (1.04%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) MySQL Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Puppet
1 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (9.38%) Zend
2 6 (6.25%) Adobe
3 5 (5.21%) Twitter
4 4 (4.17%) SAP
5 2 (2.08%) Appcelerator
5 2 (2.08%) Google
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle
5 2 (2.08%) IBM
5 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.04%) Apple
6 1 (1.04%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.04%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.04%) Facebook
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