The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 27 36 50
Rank change year-on-year +9 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 28 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 7.12% 3.48% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.25% 3.49% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 11
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 386 315 426
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 98.22% 99.68% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 345 254 355
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.11% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Leicester

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Leicester.

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Leicester

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Leicester over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Leicester

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) PHP
2 45 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 44 (80.00%) MySQL
4 29 (52.73%) HTML
4 29 (52.73%) jQuery
5 27 (49.09%) CSS
6 26 (47.27%) LAMP
7 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (38.18%) TDD
9 20 (36.36%) Symfony
9 20 (36.36%) Git (software)
9 20 (36.36%) AngularJS
10 19 (34.55%) OO
11 16 (29.09%) Linux
11 16 (29.09%) OOP
12 15 (27.27%) Laravel
12 15 (27.27%) OO PHP
13 14 (25.45%) Drupal
13 14 (25.45%) Ajax
13 14 (25.45%) MVC
14 13 (23.64%) OOD
14 13 (23.64%) Unit Testing
14 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (23.64%) Redmine
14 13 (23.64%) JIRA
14 13 (23.64%) PHPUnit
15 11 (20.00%) CMS
16 10 (18.18%) E-Commerce
17 9 (16.36%) Mobile Development
17 9 (16.36%) PostgreSQL

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (25.45%) Drupal
2 11 (20.00%) CMS
3 7 (12.73%) nginx
4 5 (9.09%) Apache
5 4 (7.27%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Magento
2 3 (5.45%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (3.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (80.00%) MySQL
2 9 (16.36%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.64%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 13 (23.64%) JIRA
2 13 (23.64%) PHPUnit
2 13 (23.64%) Redmine
3 2 (3.64%) Bitbucket
3 2 (3.64%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.64%) Marketing
2 1 (1.82%) Advertising
2 1 (1.82%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (52.73%) HTML
1 29 (52.73%) jQuery
2 27 (49.09%) CSS
3 26 (47.27%) LAMP
4 20 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 20 (36.36%) Symfony
5 15 (27.27%) Laravel
6 14 (25.45%) Ajax
7 8 (14.55%) Apache Cordova
7 8 (14.55%) PhoneGap
8 7 (12.73%) HTML5
9 5 (9.09%) CSS3
10 4 (7.27%) Zend Framework
11 2 (3.64%) Alternative PHP Cache
11 2 (3.64%) JSON
11 2 (3.64%) Web Services
12 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
12 1 (1.82%) LEMP Stack
12 1 (1.82%) Spring
12 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.64%) User Experience
3 1 (1.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Linux
2 8 (14.55%) Android
2 8 (14.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.18%) TDD
3 19 (34.55%) OO
4 16 (29.09%) OOP
5 15 (27.27%) OO PHP
6 14 (25.45%) MVC
7 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (23.64%) OOD
7 13 (23.64%) Unit Testing
8 10 (18.18%) E-Commerce
9 9 (16.36%) Mobile Development
10 8 (14.55%) Web Development
11 5 (9.09%) Front End Development
12 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (5.45%) B2B
13 3 (5.45%) Time Management
13 3 (5.45%) Workflow
14 2 (3.64%) API Development
14 2 (3.64%) ISMS
14 2 (3.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) PHP
2 45 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.55%) SQL
4 2 (3.64%) C#
5 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Varnish
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Zend
2 2 (3.64%) Panasonic
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