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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 41 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 31 60 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.61% 7.09% 5.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 12.05% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 30 54 30
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £25,619
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +31.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £52,750 £30,750
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
372 498 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 55.36% 58.87% 54.33%
Number of salaries quoted 326 440 335
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £34,650
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 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 March 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 +1 18 £35,000 - 12
Loughborough 0 1 £45,000 +18.42%
PHP
East Midlands

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 77 (91.67%) MySQL
2 76 (90.48%) JavaScript
3 66 (78.57%) jQuery
4 65 (77.38%) CSS
5 53 (63.10%) HTML
6 35 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (41.67%) OO
7 29 (34.52%) LAMP
7 29 (34.52%) Linux
7 29 (34.52%) OOP
8 23 (27.38%) Ajax
8 23 (27.38%) HTML5
9 21 (25.00%) Magento
10 20 (23.81%) E-Commerce
10 20 (23.81%) OO PHP
11 19 (22.62%) TDD
12 18 (21.43%) AngularJS
13 17 (20.24%) Responsive Web Design
14 16 (19.05%) Web Design
14 16 (19.05%) Git (software)
15 15 (17.86%) SEO
16 13 (15.48%) Apache
17 11 (13.10%) MVC
17 11 (13.10%) PHP5
17 11 (13.10%) CodeIgniter
17 11 (13.10%) Mobile App
17 11 (13.10%) Mobile Application Development
18 10 (11.90%) Relational Database
18 10 (11.90%) Liquibase
18 10 (11.90%) Subversion

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 13 (15.48%) Apache
2 5 (5.95%) CMS
3 4 (4.76%) WordPress
3 4 (4.76%) Drupal
4 3 (3.57%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.38%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.19%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.19%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 21 (25.00%) Magento
2 2 (2.38%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) Intranet
2 1 (1.19%) PSTN
2 1 (1.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (91.67%) MySQL
2 10 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.38%) DB2
4 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.19%) InterBase
Development Applications
1 16 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.90%) Subversion
2 10 (11.90%) Liquibase
3 9 (10.71%) PHPUnit
4 8 (9.52%) JIRA
4 8 (9.52%) Redmine
5 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.38%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.38%) Maven
5 2 (2.38%) Ant
6 1 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.19%) Sublime Text
6 1 (1.19%) PhpStorm
General
1 10 (11.90%) Marketing
2 2 (2.38%) Back Office
3 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.19%) Automotive
3 1 (1.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 69 (82.14%) Developer
2 49 (58.33%) PHP Developer
3 28 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 22 (26.19%) Senior PHP Developer
5 19 (22.62%) Magento Developer
6 15 (17.86%) Senior Magento Developer
7 13 (15.48%) Web Developer
8 11 (13.10%) Programmer
8 11 (13.10%) PHP Magento Developer
9 9 (10.71%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 9 (10.71%) PHP Programmer
10 8 (9.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 7 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
12 6 (7.14%) Junior
13 5 (5.95%) Junior Developer
14 4 (4.76%) Junior PHP Developer
15 3 (3.57%) PHP Web Developer
15 3 (3.57%) Senior Web Developer
16 2 (2.38%) Team Leader
16 2 (2.38%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (78.57%) jQuery
2 65 (77.38%) CSS
3 53 (63.10%) HTML
4 29 (34.52%) LAMP
5 23 (27.38%) Ajax
5 23 (27.38%) HTML5
6 18 (21.43%) AngularJS
7 11 (13.10%) CodeIgniter
8 10 (11.90%) XML
9 8 (9.52%) SOAP
9 8 (9.52%) Web Services
9 8 (9.52%) Symfony
9 8 (9.52%) REST
10 7 (8.33%) CSS3
11 5 (5.95%) .NET
12 3 (3.57%) JSON
12 3 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (2.38%) Sass
13 2 (2.38%) Zend Framework
13 2 (2.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.76%) E-Learning
2 4 (4.76%) Mathematics
2 4 (4.76%) Physics
3 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.19%) Open Source
4 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.52%) Linux
2 8 (9.52%) Android
2 8 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.38%) Windows
4 1 (1.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.67%) OO
1 35 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (34.52%) OOP
3 20 (23.81%) E-Commerce
3 20 (23.81%) OO PHP
4 19 (22.62%) TDD
5 17 (20.24%) Responsive Web Design
6 16 (19.05%) Web Design
7 15 (17.86%) SEO
8 11 (13.10%) MVC
8 11 (13.10%) Mobile Application Development
9 10 (11.90%) Web Development
10 9 (10.71%) Unit Testing
10 9 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (9.52%) OOD
12 6 (7.14%) Scrum
12 6 (7.14%) Software Engineering
13 3 (3.57%) Android Development
13 3 (3.57%) iOS Development
14 2 (2.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (90.48%) JavaScript
2 11 (13.10%) PHP5
3 6 (7.14%) SQL
4 4 (4.76%) Perl
4 4 (4.76%) Python
5 3 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.57%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.38%) C#
6 2 (2.38%) Java
7 1 (1.19%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.19%) VBA
7 1 (1.19%) VBScript
7 1 (1.19%) VB
7 1 (1.19%) VB6
7 1 (1.19%) Lua
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) VCP4
3 1 (1.19%) MySQL Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) Puppet
1 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (4.76%) SAP
1 4 (4.76%) Adobe
2 3 (3.57%) Zend
2 3 (3.57%) Twitter
3 2 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.19%) Apple
4 1 (1.19%) BT
4 1 (1.19%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.19%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.19%) Appcelerator
4 1 (1.19%) Facebook
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, Trips to Europe
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Computer People
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + Pension + health + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Melton Mowbray
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire (LE1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £23 - 30k (DOE)
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicester
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago