Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 36 34
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 251 319 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 6.03% 6.46% 6.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.97% 12.14% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 193 297 269
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,550 £25,750 £27,350
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% -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 2,288 2,627 2,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 54.96% 53.23% 51.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,936 2,275 2,438
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.03%
10th Percentile £29,450 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
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 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 137 (54.58%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (44.22%) Java
3 100 (39.84%) Python
4 89 (35.46%) C#
5 87 (34.66%) JavaScript
6 72 (28.69%) Retail
7 67 (26.69%) CSS
8 66 (26.29%) HTML
9 65 (25.90%) Finance
10 64 (25.50%) DevOps
11 62 (24.70%) TDD
12 60 (23.90%) MySQL
13 50 (19.92%) Linux
14 45 (17.93%) Git (software)
15 42 (16.73%) MVC
16 40 (15.94%) QA
17 39 (15.54%) Docker
18 38 (15.14%) Ansible
19 37 (14.74%) Scrum
19 37 (14.74%) OOP
19 37 (14.74%) .NET
20 35 (13.94%) SQL
20 35 (13.94%) Puppet
21 33 (13.15%) Amazon AWS
22 32 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
22 32 (12.75%) Web Development
22 32 (12.75%) Software Engineering
23 31 (12.35%) ZABBIX
24 30 (11.95%) Microsoft Azure
24 30 (11.95%) Jenkins

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 19 (7.57%) WordPress
2 18 (7.17%) Drupal
3 15 (5.98%) Tomcat
4 13 (5.18%) Apache
5 12 (4.78%) CMS
6 7 (2.79%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.59%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.20%) nginx
9 2 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.40%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (3.19%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.59%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.40%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (6.77%) Magento
2 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.80%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.40%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 33 (13.15%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (11.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.98%) G Suite
3 10 (3.98%) Office 365
3 10 (3.98%) Slack
4 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.80%) Loggly
4 2 (0.80%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (0.40%) AdWords
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.40%) GitHub
5 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.40%) Heroku
5 1 (0.40%) Serverless
5 1 (0.40%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.59%) Asterisk PBX
1 4 (1.59%) VoIP
2 2 (0.80%) SMS
3 1 (0.40%) HTTP
3 1 (0.40%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (23.90%) MySQL
2 27 (10.76%) NoSQL
3 12 (4.78%) Redis
3 12 (4.78%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.79%) Couchbase
4 7 (2.79%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.79%) Power BI
4 7 (2.79%) QlikView
4 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.59%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.80%) Big Data
6 2 (0.80%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 45 (17.93%) Git (software)
2 30 (11.95%) Jenkins
3 20 (7.97%) Selenium
4 17 (6.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 17 (6.77%) PHPUnit
5 12 (4.78%) Cucumber
6 11 (4.38%) JMeter
6 11 (4.38%) SoapUI
6 11 (4.38%) Subversion
7 10 (3.98%) Appium
7 10 (3.98%) Buildbot
7 10 (3.98%) Ranorex
8 9 (3.59%) Gatling
8 9 (3.59%) NeoLoad
8 9 (3.59%) WATIR
8 9 (3.59%) WebLOAD
9 8 (3.19%) Jasmine
9 8 (3.19%) JUnit
9 8 (3.19%) Protractor
9 8 (3.19%) TestNG
General
1 72 (28.69%) Retail
2 65 (25.90%) Finance
3 21 (8.37%) Marketing
4 17 (6.77%) Telecoms
5 16 (6.37%) Advertising
6 7 (2.79%) Games
7 4 (1.59%) Electronics
8 3 (1.20%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 164 (65.34%) Developer
2 61 (24.30%) PHP Developer
3 47 (18.73%) Senior Developer
4 22 (8.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 18 (7.17%) Web Developer
6 17 (6.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 17 (6.77%) Senior PHP Developer
7 15 (5.98%) Java Developer
7 15 (5.98%) Linux Engineer
8 14 (5.58%) Administrator
8 14 (5.58%) Drupal Developer
8 14 (5.58%) Junior
8 14 (5.58%) Linux Administrator
8 14 (5.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 14 (5.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 14 (5.58%) Software Developer
8 14 (5.58%) Systems Administrator
9 12 (4.78%) Lead Developer
10 11 (4.38%) Analyst
11 10 (3.98%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (26.69%) CSS
2 66 (26.29%) HTML
3 37 (14.74%) .NET
4 26 (10.36%) Node.js
5 25 (9.96%) React
6 24 (9.56%) Web Services
7 23 (9.16%) LAMP
7 23 (9.16%) RESTful
8 22 (8.76%) jQuery
9 21 (8.37%) HTML5
10 20 (7.97%) AngularJS
10 20 (7.97%) Spring
11 17 (6.77%) Sass
12 16 (6.37%) Hibernate
13 12 (4.78%) CSS3
13 12 (4.78%) Laravel
13 12 (4.78%) Symfony
14 11 (4.38%) ASP.NET
15 10 (3.98%) Twig
15 10 (3.98%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.97%) User Experience
2 17 (6.77%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.19%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.99%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.59%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.59%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.59%) W3C
8 2 (0.80%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.80%) Photography
8 2 (0.80%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.40%) Media Streaming
9 1 (0.40%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.40%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.40%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.40%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 50 (19.92%) Linux
2 21 (8.37%) Unix
3 12 (4.78%) CentOS
4 11 (4.38%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.99%) Windows
6 4 (1.59%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.59%) Debian
6 4 (1.59%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.59%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.59%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.59%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.59%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.20%) Android
7 3 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.80%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (54.58%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (25.50%) DevOps
3 62 (24.70%) TDD
4 42 (16.73%) MVC
5 37 (14.74%) OOP
5 37 (14.74%) Scrum
6 32 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (12.75%) Software Engineering
6 32 (12.75%) Web Development
7 27 (10.76%) Test Automation
8 22 (8.76%) Mentoring
9 21 (8.37%) Collaborative Working
10 19 (7.57%) BDD
10 19 (7.57%) E-Commerce
10 19 (7.57%) OO
10 19 (7.57%) SDLC
11 17 (6.77%) Software Testing
12 16 (6.37%) Front End Development
12 16 (6.37%) Open Source
13 15 (5.98%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 111 (44.22%) Java
2 100 (39.84%) Python
3 89 (35.46%) C#
4 87 (34.66%) JavaScript
5 35 (13.94%) SQL
6 26 (10.36%) Bash Shell
7 25 (9.96%) Ruby
8 23 (9.16%) C++
9 20 (7.97%) Perl
9 20 (7.97%) Scala
10 11 (4.38%) C
11 9 (3.59%) Go
12 8 (3.19%) PHP 5
13 7 (2.79%) VB
13 7 (2.79%) VB.NET
13 7 (2.79%) VB6
13 7 (2.79%) VBA
14 6 (2.39%) PHP 7
15 4 (1.59%) ActionScript
15 4 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (7.97%) Degree
2 11 (4.38%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.40%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (15.94%) QA
2 2 (0.80%) GDPR
System Software
1 39 (15.54%) Docker
2 4 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.59%) pfSense
3 1 (0.40%) HDFS
3 1 (0.40%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 38 (15.14%) Ansible
2 35 (13.94%) Puppet
3 31 (12.35%) ZABBIX
4 20 (7.97%) Cacti
4 20 (7.97%) Munin
5 13 (5.18%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (4.38%) Terraform
7 8 (3.19%) Rancher
8 7 (2.79%) Kubernetes
9 6 (2.39%) Prometheus
10 5 (1.99%) Xymon
11 2 (0.80%) Cobbler
11 2 (0.80%) Nagios
11 2 (0.80%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.40%) cPanel
12 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.40%) Oozie
Vendors
1 17 (6.77%) Google
2 16 (6.37%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.18%) Oracle
3 13 (5.18%) SaltStack
4 9 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (3.59%) Zend
5 7 (2.79%) Cognos
5 7 (2.79%) Informatica
5 7 (2.79%) MuleSoft
5 7 (2.79%) Tableau
6 6 (2.39%) Splunk
6 6 (2.39%) Twitter
7 5 (1.99%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.20%) Adobe
9 2 (0.80%) New Relic
9 2 (0.80%) PayPal
9 2 (0.80%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.40%) HP
10 1 (0.40%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.40%) WooCommerce