Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 35 29
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 +6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 343 339 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 7.13% 6.58% 7.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.80% 11.83% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 292 309 348
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,850 £23,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £59,125
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -6.25%

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,680 2,865 3,135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 55.72% 55.63% 51.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,325 2,529 2,634
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,900 £61,250 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Leeds

PHP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for PHP in Leeds

PHP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Leeds over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for PHP.

1 175 (51.02%) Java
2 168 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (38.78%) JavaScript
4 118 (34.40%) Python
5 110 (32.07%) C#
5 110 (32.07%) MySQL
6 107 (31.20%) CSS
7 106 (30.90%) HTML
8 93 (27.11%) Retail
9 87 (25.36%) Finance
10 78 (22.74%) Web Development
11 74 (21.57%) MVC
12 65 (18.95%) TDD
13 64 (18.66%) Linux
13 64 (18.66%) OOP
14 60 (17.49%) QA
15 58 (16.91%) Software Engineering
16 54 (15.74%) Git (software)
16 54 (15.74%) LAMP
17 53 (15.45%) SQL
17 53 (15.45%) Laravel
18 50 (14.58%) DevOps
19 49 (14.29%) OO
19 49 (14.29%) Symfony
20 48 (13.99%) jQuery
21 44 (12.83%) Docker
21 44 (12.83%) React
22 43 (12.54%) AngularJS
22 43 (12.54%) WordPress
23 41 (11.95%) Continuous Integration

PHP
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 43 (12.54%) WordPress
2 29 (8.45%) Apache
3 25 (7.29%) Drupal
4 21 (6.12%) Tomcat
5 18 (5.25%) CMS
6 9 (2.62%) ExpressionEngine
6 9 (2.62%) Joomla!
7 6 (1.75%) nginx
8 3 (0.87%) Confluence
9 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.29%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.29%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (2.62%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.58%) SPSS
3 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (4.66%) Magento
2 4 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.17%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 41 (11.95%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.33%) GitHub
4 6 (1.75%) G Suite
4 6 (1.75%) Office 365
4 6 (1.75%) Slack
5 4 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.58%) Loggly
6 2 (0.58%) Sumo Logic
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.29%) Serverless
7 1 (0.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.58%) DNS
1 2 (0.58%) HTTP
2 1 (0.29%) DHCP
2 1 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.29%) LAN
2 1 (0.29%) SAN
2 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (32.07%) MySQL
2 34 (9.91%) NoSQL
3 21 (6.12%) Redis
4 14 (4.08%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.92%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.04%) Couchbase
7 6 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.17%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.29%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.29%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.29%) Big Data
10 1 (0.29%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.29%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 54 (15.74%) Git (software)
2 23 (6.71%) Jenkins
3 22 (6.41%) Selenium
4 18 (5.25%) PHPUnit
5 11 (3.21%) Cucumber
5 11 (3.21%) Grunt
5 11 (3.21%) Subversion
6 10 (2.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (2.92%) Buildbot
6 10 (2.92%) JMeter
6 10 (2.92%) Ranorex
7 9 (2.62%) Appium
7 9 (2.62%) Gatling
7 9 (2.62%) NeoLoad
7 9 (2.62%) SoapUI
7 9 (2.62%) WATIR
7 9 (2.62%) WebLOAD
8 8 (2.33%) Vagrant
9 7 (2.04%) gulp
9 7 (2.04%) Protractor
General
1 93 (27.11%) Retail
2 87 (25.36%) Finance
3 30 (8.75%) Advertising
4 22 (6.41%) Marketing
5 17 (4.96%) Games
6 7 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.75%) Automotive
8 4 (1.17%) Legal
9 3 (0.87%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 249 (72.59%) Developer
2 123 (35.86%) PHP Developer
3 81 (23.62%) Senior Developer
4 47 (13.70%) Senior PHP Developer
5 38 (11.08%) Web Developer
6 30 (8.75%) Java Developer
7 26 (7.58%) Junior
8 21 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
8 21 (6.12%) Lead Developer
9 20 (5.83%) DevOps Engineer
9 20 (5.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 20 (5.83%) PHP Web Developer
10 16 (4.66%) Junior Developer
11 14 (4.08%) .NET Developer
11 14 (4.08%) Analyst
11 14 (4.08%) Drupal Developer
12 13 (3.79%) Java Engineer
12 13 (3.79%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
12 13 (3.79%) Senior .NET Developer
13 12 (3.50%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (31.20%) CSS
2 106 (30.90%) HTML
3 54 (15.74%) LAMP
4 53 (15.45%) Laravel
5 49 (14.29%) Symfony
6 48 (13.99%) jQuery
7 44 (12.83%) React
8 43 (12.54%) AngularJS
9 39 (11.37%) Node.js
10 33 (9.62%) .NET
11 31 (9.04%) Sass
12 30 (8.75%) Spring
12 30 (8.75%) Web Services
13 25 (7.29%) Hibernate
14 24 (7.00%) HTML5
14 24 (7.00%) RESTful
15 21 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 17 (4.96%) CSS3
17 15 (4.37%) CakePHP
18 14 (4.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.41%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.08%) User Experience
4 8 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.46%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.17%) Photography
7 3 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.58%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.29%) Blog
9 1 (0.29%) Clustering
9 1 (0.29%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.29%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 64 (18.66%) Linux
2 18 (5.25%) Debian
3 14 (4.08%) CentOS
3 14 (4.08%) Unix
4 12 (3.50%) Windows
5 9 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.04%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.87%) Android
8 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.58%) VMS
9 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (22.74%) Web Development
3 74 (21.57%) MVC
4 65 (18.95%) TDD
5 64 (18.66%) OOP
6 58 (16.91%) Software Engineering
7 50 (14.58%) DevOps
8 49 (14.29%) OO
9 41 (11.95%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (11.37%) Mentoring
11 37 (10.79%) Scrum
12 30 (8.75%) Test Automation
13 29 (8.45%) Collaborative Working
13 29 (8.45%) OO PHP
13 29 (8.45%) SDLC
14 27 (7.87%) Front End Development
15 24 (7.00%) E-Commerce
16 23 (6.71%) Responsive Web Design
17 20 (5.83%) BDD
18 19 (5.54%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 175 (51.02%) Java
2 133 (38.78%) JavaScript
3 118 (34.40%) Python
4 110 (32.07%) C#
5 53 (15.45%) SQL
6 28 (8.16%) Scala
7 26 (7.58%) C++
8 25 (7.29%) Ruby
9 19 (5.54%) Bash Shell
10 17 (4.96%) PHP 5
11 13 (3.79%) PHP 7
12 11 (3.21%) C
12 11 (3.21%) Go
13 9 (2.62%) Perl
14 4 (1.17%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.87%) Java 8
15 3 (0.87%) Kotlin
15 3 (0.87%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.58%) Groovy
16 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 11 (3.21%) Degree
3 5 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (1.46%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (17.49%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) GDPR
System Software
1 44 (12.83%) Docker
2 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.29%) HDFS
2 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.29%) Varnish
2 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (10.20%) Ansible
2 29 (8.45%) Puppet
3 17 (4.96%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (4.37%) ZABBIX
5 10 (2.92%) Terraform
6 8 (2.33%) Cacti
6 8 (2.33%) Munin
6 8 (2.33%) Rancher
7 7 (2.04%) Kubernetes
8 6 (1.75%) Prometheus
9 5 (1.46%) Xymon
10 2 (0.58%) Cobbler
10 2 (0.58%) Nagios
10 2 (0.58%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.29%) Oozie
Vendors
1 34 (9.91%) Zend
2 19 (5.54%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.08%) Google
4 12 (3.50%) Oracle
5 8 (2.33%) SaltStack
5 8 (2.33%) Vertica
6 6 (1.75%) Facebook
6 6 (1.75%) Twitter
7 5 (1.46%) PayPal
7 5 (1.46%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.46%) WooCommerce
8 4 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.58%) New Relic
9 2 (0.58%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.58%) Splunk
10 1 (0.29%) Adobe
10 1 (0.29%) Demandware
10 1 (0.29%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.29%) Veeam
10 1 (0.29%) VMware