The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 17 23 40
Rank change year-on-year +6 +17  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 45 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 11.51% 7.30% 4.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.51% 14.29% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 45 23 19
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +2.85%  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 257 161 241
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 65.73% 51.11% 55.79%
Number of salaries quoted 228 145 199
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester citing PHP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Leicester

PHP
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for PHP in Leicester

PHP
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Leicester over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Leicester

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for PHP.

1 67 (80.72%) JavaScript
2 55 (66.27%) HTML
3 53 (63.86%) CSS
4 50 (60.24%) MySQL
5 42 (50.60%) jQuery
6 31 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (34.94%) Symfony
8 27 (32.53%) Git (software)
8 27 (32.53%) AngularJS
9 26 (31.33%) LAMP
10 24 (28.92%) TDD
11 22 (26.51%) CMS
11 22 (26.51%) E-Commerce
11 22 (26.51%) OO
12 21 (25.30%) Laravel
12 21 (25.30%) Unit Testing
13 20 (24.10%) Drupal
14 18 (21.69%) MVC
14 18 (21.69%) OOP
14 18 (21.69%) OO PHP
15 17 (20.48%) Mobile App
15 17 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (20.48%) Web Development
15 17 (20.48%) JIRA
16 16 (19.28%) Linux
17 14 (16.87%) Zend
17 14 (16.87%) Ajax
17 14 (16.87%) Magento
18 13 (15.66%) PHPUnit
18 13 (15.66%) WordPress

PHP
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 22 (26.51%) CMS
2 20 (24.10%) Drupal
3 13 (15.66%) WordPress
4 10 (12.05%) nginx
5 8 (9.64%) Apache
Business Applications
1 14 (16.87%) Magento
2 9 (10.84%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (2.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (60.24%) MySQL
2 9 (10.84%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (32.53%) Git (software)
2 17 (20.48%) JIRA
3 13 (15.66%) PHPUnit
3 13 (15.66%) Redmine
4 6 (7.23%) Mocha
5 4 (4.82%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.41%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.41%) Grunt
6 2 (2.41%) gulp
6 2 (2.41%) Subversion
7 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (4.82%) Marketing
2 3 (3.61%) Advertising
2 3 (3.61%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 74 (89.16%) Developer
2 55 (66.27%) PHP Developer
3 33 (39.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 23 (27.71%) MySQL Developer
4 23 (27.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 20 (24.10%) Junior
6 19 (22.89%) HTML CSS Developer
6 19 (22.89%) HTML Developer
7 18 (21.69%) Senior Developer
7 18 (21.69%) Senior PHP Developer
8 16 (19.28%) Junior Developer
9 15 (18.07%) Junior PHP Developer
10 11 (13.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 11 (13.25%) Junior JavaScript Developer
11 10 (12.05%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 10 (12.05%) Senior MySQL Developer
12 8 (9.64%) Full Stack Developer
12 8 (9.64%) Web Developer
13 5 (6.02%) Lead Developer
13 5 (6.02%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (66.27%) HTML
2 53 (63.86%) CSS
3 42 (50.60%) jQuery
4 29 (34.94%) Symfony
5 27 (32.53%) AngularJS
6 26 (31.33%) LAMP
7 21 (25.30%) Laravel
8 14 (16.87%) Ajax
9 12 (14.46%) HTML5
10 9 (10.84%) CSS3
11 8 (9.64%) Apache Cordova
11 8 (9.64%) PhoneGap
12 4 (4.82%) Ember.js
12 4 (4.82%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (4.82%) Zend Framework
13 3 (3.61%) Node.js
13 3 (3.61%) Spring
13 3 (3.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (2.41%) Alternative PHP Cache
14 2 (2.41%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.48%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.61%) User Experience
3 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.20%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.28%) Linux
2 9 (10.84%) Android
3 8 (9.64%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (28.92%) TDD
3 22 (26.51%) E-Commerce
3 22 (26.51%) OO
4 21 (25.30%) Unit Testing
5 18 (21.69%) MVC
5 18 (21.69%) OO PHP
5 18 (21.69%) OOP
6 17 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (20.48%) Web Development
7 13 (15.66%) OOD
8 11 (13.25%) Front End Development
9 9 (10.84%) Mobile Development
10 7 (8.43%) SEO
10 7 (8.43%) Software Engineering
11 6 (7.23%) Open Source
12 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (4.82%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (4.82%) Scrum
14 3 (3.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (80.72%) JavaScript
2 9 (10.84%) SQL
3 4 (4.82%) Java
4 3 (3.61%) C#
5 2 (2.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.02%) Varnish
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) Zend
2 2 (2.41%) Panasonic
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