Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

PHP Developer
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 125 112
Rank change year-on-year +18 -13 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 113 104 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.38% 1.96% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 2.00% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 112 104 197
Leeds median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £26,375 £27,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £48,750 £43,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4,628 5,201 6,618
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.55% 97.78% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3,936 4,482 5,423
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +2.44% +2.50%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Leeds

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Leeds

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Leeds

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Leeds region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 113 (100.00%) PHP
2 80 (70.80%) JavaScript
3 65 (57.52%) CSS
4 64 (56.64%) HTML
5 56 (49.56%) MVC
6 52 (46.02%) MySQL
7 46 (40.71%) Symfony
8 45 (39.82%) Laravel
9 43 (38.05%) Web Development
10 39 (34.51%) Git (software)
11 38 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (30.97%) LAMP
13 33 (29.20%) OO
14 32 (28.32%) Zend
15 31 (27.43%) jQuery
16 30 (26.55%) HTML5
16 30 (26.55%) Java
17 26 (23.01%) CSS3
18 23 (20.35%) WordPress
18 23 (20.35%) OOP
19 22 (19.47%) Linux
19 22 (19.47%) TDD
20 20 (17.70%) E-Commerce
20 20 (17.70%) Magento
21 19 (16.81%) Advertising
22 17 (15.04%) Node.js
22 17 (15.04%) OO PHP
22 17 (15.04%) Docker
23 15 (13.27%) Front End Development
24 14 (12.39%) Continuous Integration

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 23 (20.35%) WordPress
2 13 (11.50%) Apache
3 11 (9.73%) Drupal
4 6 (5.31%) CMS
5 3 (2.65%) nginx
6 2 (1.77%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (17.70%) Magento
2 1 (0.88%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.54%) GitHub
1 4 (3.54%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.77%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.77%) IaaS
2 2 (1.77%) Loggly
2 2 (1.77%) Sumo Logic
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.65%) Internet
2 2 (1.77%) SMS
3 1 (0.88%) PBX
3 1 (0.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (46.02%) MySQL
2 6 (5.31%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (1.77%) Riak
4 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.88%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 39 (34.51%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.39%) Subversion
3 13 (11.50%) Grunt
3 13 (11.50%) PHPUnit
4 8 (7.08%) Jenkins
5 7 (6.19%) Mercurial
6 6 (5.31%) Vagrant
7 5 (4.42%) Ant
7 5 (4.42%) gulp
7 5 (4.42%) Liquibase
8 4 (3.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (3.54%) JIRA
9 3 (2.65%) Bitbucket
9 3 (2.65%) PhpStorm
10 2 (1.77%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.77%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.77%) Maven
10 2 (1.77%) Selenium
General
1 19 (16.81%) Advertising
2 11 (9.73%) Games
3 10 (8.85%) Marketing
4 8 (7.08%) Retail
5 6 (5.31%) Automotive
5 6 (5.31%) Finance
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (57.52%) CSS
2 64 (56.64%) HTML
3 46 (40.71%) Symfony
4 45 (39.82%) Laravel
5 35 (30.97%) LAMP
6 31 (27.43%) jQuery
7 30 (26.55%) HTML5
8 26 (23.01%) CSS3
9 17 (15.04%) Node.js
10 13 (11.50%) Ajax
10 13 (11.50%) AngularJS
11 12 (10.62%) CakePHP
12 11 (9.73%) React
13 9 (7.96%) RESTful
13 9 (7.96%) Sass
14 8 (7.08%) PhoneGap
15 7 (6.19%) CodeIgniter
15 7 (6.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 6 (5.31%) LESS
16 6 (5.31%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.42%) User Experience
2 4 (3.54%) Blog
2 4 (3.54%) Graphic Design
2 4 (3.54%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (3.54%) Social Media
3 3 (2.65%) Internet of Things
3 3 (2.65%) Machine to Machine
4 2 (1.77%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.77%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.47%) Linux
2 7 (6.19%) CentOS
3 5 (4.42%) Windows
4 3 (2.65%) Fedora
5 1 (0.88%) Android
5 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (49.56%) MVC
2 43 (38.05%) Web Development
3 38 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (29.20%) OO
5 23 (20.35%) OOP
6 22 (19.47%) TDD
7 20 (17.70%) E-Commerce
8 17 (15.04%) OO PHP
9 15 (13.27%) Front End Development
10 14 (12.39%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (11.50%) SEO
12 12 (10.62%) Software Engineering
13 11 (9.73%) DevOps
14 10 (8.85%) Mentoring
15 8 (7.08%) Responsive Web Design
15 8 (7.08%) Unit Testing
16 7 (6.19%) OOD
16 7 (6.19%) Scrum
17 6 (5.31%) Digital Marketing
17 6 (5.31%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 113 (100.00%) PHP
2 80 (70.80%) JavaScript
3 30 (26.55%) Java
4 14 (12.39%) SQL
5 11 (9.73%) PHP 7
6 9 (7.96%) PHP 5
7 7 (6.19%) C#
7 7 (6.19%) C++
8 2 (1.77%) Go
8 2 (1.77%) Python
8 2 (1.77%) Ruby
8 2 (1.77%) Scala
9 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (3.54%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) QA
System Software
1 17 (15.04%) Docker
2 4 (3.54%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (7.96%) Ansible
2 8 (7.08%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.19%) Puppet
4 2 (1.77%) Nagios
4 2 (1.77%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.77%) Rancher
4 2 (1.77%) Salt
4 2 (1.77%) Terraform
4 2 (1.77%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (28.32%) Zend
2 12 (10.62%) Google
3 4 (3.54%) Atlassian
3 4 (3.54%) DoubleClick
4 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.77%) New Relic
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle
5 2 (1.77%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.77%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.77%) Splunk
6 1 (0.88%) Adobe
6 1 (0.88%) Capita
6 1 (0.88%) Twitter
6 1 (0.88%) WooCommerce