Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 25 49
Rank change year-on-year -27 +24 -19
Permanent jobs citing PHP 158 349 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.71% 7.35% 5.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.02% 14.43% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 122 327 233
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29,550 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,250 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% +1.33%

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 1,751 2,418 2,873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 52.19% 50.91% 53.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,486 2,154 2,525
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,540
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for PHP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 96 (60.76%) JavaScript
2 70 (44.30%) CSS
3 67 (42.41%) HTML
4 56 (35.44%) MySQL
4 56 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (30.38%) Java
6 41 (25.95%) MVC
7 40 (25.32%) Git (software)
8 38 (24.05%) Python
8 38 (24.05%) E-Commerce
9 34 (21.52%) C#
9 34 (21.52%) DevOps
10 33 (20.89%) HTML5
10 33 (20.89%) jQuery
11 32 (20.25%) Linux
12 30 (18.99%) Google
12 30 (18.99%) Zend
13 29 (18.35%) TDD
14 28 (17.72%) React
15 27 (17.09%) WordPress
15 27 (17.09%) User Experience
15 27 (17.09%) Analytics
15 27 (17.09%) Jenkins
15 27 (17.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 26 (16.46%) CSS3
16 26 (16.46%) Scrum
17 25 (15.82%) Web Development
17 25 (15.82%) .NET
17 25 (15.82%) AngularJS
18 23 (14.56%) Subversion

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 27 (17.09%) WordPress
2 13 (8.23%) CMS
3 7 (4.43%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.53%) Apache
4 4 (2.53%) Drupal
4 4 (2.53%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 19 (12.03%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.53%) Acrobat
4 2 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (5.70%) Magento
2 2 (1.27%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.27%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.76%) AdWords
1 17 (10.76%) Google Analytics
2 11 (6.96%) G Suite
2 11 (6.96%) Office 365
3 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.90%) GitHub
6 2 (1.27%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (1.27%) npm
6 2 (1.27%) Sage Pay
6 2 (1.27%) Yarn
7 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.63%) Heroku
7 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.53%) Asterisk PBX
1 4 (2.53%) VoIP
2 2 (1.27%) SMS
3 1 (0.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (35.44%) MySQL
2 15 (9.49%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.43%) Power BI
3 7 (4.43%) QlikView
3 7 (4.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (4.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.53%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.90%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.90%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.27%) Redis
7 1 (0.63%) Big Data
7 1 (0.63%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (25.32%) Git (software)
2 27 (17.09%) Jenkins
3 23 (14.56%) Subversion
4 18 (11.39%) Selenium
5 15 (9.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (7.59%) Cucumber
6 12 (7.59%) SoapUI
7 11 (6.96%) JMeter
8 10 (6.33%) Appium
8 10 (6.33%) Buildbot
8 10 (6.33%) Ranorex
9 9 (5.70%) Gatling
9 9 (5.70%) NeoLoad
9 9 (5.70%) WATIR
9 9 (5.70%) WebLOAD
10 7 (4.43%) SonarQube
10 7 (4.43%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (3.80%) Jasmine
11 6 (3.80%) JIRA
11 6 (3.80%) TestNG
General
1 22 (13.92%) Retail
2 16 (10.13%) Finance
2 16 (10.13%) Marketing
3 12 (7.59%) Advertising
4 8 (5.06%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.16%) Games
6 4 (2.53%) Electronics
7 3 (1.90%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 118 (74.68%) Developer
2 41 (25.95%) PHP Developer
3 29 (18.35%) Senior Developer
4 16 (10.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 13 (8.23%) Web Developer
6 12 (7.59%) Senior PHP Developer
7 11 (6.96%) Lead Developer
8 10 (6.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (6.33%) Software Developer
9 9 (5.70%) Developer in Test
9 9 (5.70%) Lead Software Developer
10 8 (5.06%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (4.43%) Administrator
11 7 (4.43%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (4.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 7 (4.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 7 (4.43%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.80%) Automation Tester
12 6 (3.80%) Technical Manager
12 6 (3.80%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (44.30%) CSS
2 67 (42.41%) HTML
3 33 (20.89%) HTML5
3 33 (20.89%) jQuery
4 28 (17.72%) React
5 27 (17.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 26 (16.46%) CSS3
7 25 (15.82%) .NET
7 25 (15.82%) AngularJS
8 22 (13.92%) Node.js
9 18 (11.39%) Vue.js
10 16 (10.13%) Laravel
11 15 (9.49%) Symfony
12 14 (8.86%) Zend Framework
13 13 (8.23%) LESS
14 10 (6.33%) Ionic Framework
14 10 (6.33%) LAMP
14 10 (6.33%) Sass
15 9 (5.70%) Web Services
16 8 (5.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.09%) User Experience
2 10 (6.33%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.43%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (3.80%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.53%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.53%) W3C
6 3 (1.90%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.27%) Fintech
8 1 (0.63%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.63%) Social Media
8 1 (0.63%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.63%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 32 (20.25%) Linux
2 10 (6.33%) Unix
3 6 (3.80%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.53%) CentOS
4 4 (2.53%) Windows
4 4 (2.53%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.53%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.53%) Windows 8
4 4 (2.53%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.53%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (25.95%) MVC
3 38 (24.05%) E-Commerce
4 34 (21.52%) DevOps
5 29 (18.35%) TDD
6 27 (17.09%) Analytics
7 26 (16.46%) Scrum
8 25 (15.82%) Web Development
9 21 (13.29%) Open Source
9 21 (13.29%) Software Engineering
10 19 (12.03%) BDD
10 19 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (11.39%) Front End Development
11 18 (11.39%) Software Testing
12 17 (10.76%) Test Automation
13 16 (10.13%) OOP
13 16 (10.13%) Unit Testing
14 14 (8.86%) Mobile Development
15 12 (7.59%) Mentoring
15 12 (7.59%) OO
Programming Languages
1 96 (60.76%) JavaScript
2 48 (30.38%) Java
3 38 (24.05%) Python
4 34 (21.52%) C#
5 18 (11.39%) C++
6 17 (10.76%) Ruby
7 14 (8.86%) Bash Shell
7 14 (8.86%) PHP 5
8 12 (7.59%) SQL
9 11 (6.96%) C
10 10 (6.33%) Perl
10 10 (6.33%) Scala
11 7 (4.43%) VB
11 7 (4.43%) VB.NET
11 7 (4.43%) VB6
11 7 (4.43%) VBA
12 5 (3.16%) Go
13 4 (2.53%) ActionScript
13 4 (2.53%) ActionScript 3.0
14 2 (1.27%) ES6
Qualifications
1 15 (9.49%) Degree
2 3 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.63%) DBS Check
System Software
1 18 (11.39%) Docker
2 4 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.53%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 16 (10.13%) Ansible
2 14 (8.86%) ZABBIX
3 13 (8.23%) Puppet
4 10 (6.33%) Cacti
4 10 (6.33%) Munin
5 4 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.27%) Terraform
7 1 (0.63%) cPanel
7 1 (0.63%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.63%) Rancher
Vendors
1 30 (18.99%) Google
1 30 (18.99%) Zend
2 7 (4.43%) Cognos
2 7 (4.43%) Informatica
2 7 (4.43%) MuleSoft
2 7 (4.43%) Oracle
2 7 (4.43%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (4.43%) Tableau
3 5 (3.16%) SaltStack
4 4 (2.53%) Splunk
5 3 (1.90%) Adobe
5 3 (1.90%) WooCommerce
6 2 (1.27%) Facebook
6 2 (1.27%) HP
6 2 (1.27%) PayPal
6 2 (1.27%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.63%) Twitter