Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 34 45
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11 -18
Permanent jobs citing PHP 215 326 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.54% 6.60% 5.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.18% 12.95% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 163 309 250
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.39% +2.67%
10th Percentile £29,500 £26,950 £26,750
90th Percentile £59,750 £62,500 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +8.11% -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 2,113 2,518 2,934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 54.44% 50.95% 53.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,764 2,211 2,576
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,209 £60,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,625 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.65% +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 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 99 (46.05%) JavaScript
2 92 (42.79%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (34.88%) Java
4 71 (33.02%) Python
5 70 (32.56%) CSS
6 69 (32.09%) HTML
7 68 (31.63%) MySQL
8 55 (25.58%) C#
9 54 (25.12%) DevOps
10 50 (23.26%) Linux
10 50 (23.26%) MVC
11 49 (22.79%) Git (software)
12 48 (22.33%) TDD
13 42 (19.53%) Retail
14 35 (16.28%) Jenkins
15 34 (15.81%) Docker
15 34 (15.81%) Scrum
15 34 (15.81%) E-Commerce
16 33 (15.35%) Finance
16 33 (15.35%) Ansible
17 32 (14.88%) Software Engineering
18 31 (14.42%) Google
18 31 (14.42%) .NET
19 30 (13.95%) HTML5
20 29 (13.49%) Continuous Integration
20 29 (13.49%) User Experience
20 29 (13.49%) React
21 28 (13.02%) jQuery
21 28 (13.02%) WordPress
22 27 (12.56%) Web Development

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 28 (13.02%) WordPress
2 13 (6.05%) CMS
3 11 (5.12%) Drupal
4 9 (4.19%) Apache
5 7 (3.26%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.79%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.86%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.93%) nginx
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.47%) WildFly
Applications
1 17 (7.91%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.86%) Acrobat
3 3 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (6.98%) Magento
2 2 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.93%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.70%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (6.51%) AdWords
3 14 (6.51%) Google Analytics
4 12 (5.58%) G Suite
4 12 (5.58%) Office 365
5 2 (0.93%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.47%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.47%) GitHub
6 1 (0.47%) Heroku
6 1 (0.47%) npm
6 1 (0.47%) SaaS
6 1 (0.47%) Serverless
6 1 (0.47%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.86%) Asterisk PBX
1 4 (1.86%) VoIP
2 2 (0.93%) HTTP
2 2 (0.93%) SMS
3 1 (0.47%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (31.63%) MySQL
2 17 (7.91%) NoSQL
3 15 (6.98%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.72%) Redis
5 7 (3.26%) Power BI
5 7 (3.26%) QlikView
5 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.79%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.40%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.93%) Big Data
8 2 (0.93%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.47%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 49 (22.79%) Git (software)
2 35 (16.28%) Jenkins
3 22 (10.23%) Subversion
4 20 (9.30%) Selenium
5 18 (8.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 14 (6.51%) Cucumber
7 13 (6.05%) JMeter
7 13 (6.05%) SoapUI
8 11 (5.12%) Appium
8 11 (5.12%) Buildbot
8 11 (5.12%) PHPUnit
8 11 (5.12%) Ranorex
9 10 (4.65%) Gatling
9 10 (4.65%) NeoLoad
9 10 (4.65%) WATIR
9 10 (4.65%) WebLOAD
10 8 (3.72%) Mercurial
11 7 (3.26%) SonarQube
11 7 (3.26%) Visual Studio Team System
12 6 (2.79%) Liquibase
General
1 42 (19.53%) Retail
2 33 (15.35%) Finance
3 20 (9.30%) Marketing
4 16 (7.44%) Advertising
5 14 (6.51%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.19%) Games
7 4 (1.86%) Electronics
8 3 (1.40%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 145 (67.44%) Developer
2 57 (26.51%) PHP Developer
3 33 (15.35%) Senior Developer
4 16 (7.44%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (6.98%) Senior PHP Developer
6 14 (6.51%) Lead Developer
7 13 (6.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 13 (6.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 13 (6.05%) Software Developer
7 13 (6.05%) Web Developer
8 11 (5.12%) Administrator
8 11 (5.12%) Linux Administrator
8 11 (5.12%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (5.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 11 (5.12%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (4.65%) Developer in Test
9 10 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (4.65%) Lead Software Developer
9 10 (4.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 9 (4.19%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (32.56%) CSS
2 69 (32.09%) HTML
3 31 (14.42%) .NET
4 30 (13.95%) HTML5
5 29 (13.49%) React
6 28 (13.02%) jQuery
7 26 (12.09%) Node.js
8 24 (11.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 22 (10.23%) AngularJS
10 20 (9.30%) CSS3
11 18 (8.37%) LAMP
11 18 (8.37%) Web Services
12 13 (6.05%) RESTful
13 12 (5.58%) Laravel
13 12 (5.58%) Sass
13 12 (5.58%) Symfony
13 12 (5.58%) Zend Framework
14 11 (5.12%) Vue.js
15 10 (4.65%) LESS
16 9 (4.19%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.49%) User Experience
2 15 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.72%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.86%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.86%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.86%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.86%) W3C
8 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.93%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.47%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.47%) Fintech
9 1 (0.47%) Media Streaming
9 1 (0.47%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.47%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.47%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.47%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 50 (23.26%) Linux
2 18 (8.37%) Unix
3 12 (5.58%) Ubuntu
4 10 (4.65%) CentOS
5 5 (2.33%) Windows
6 4 (1.86%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.86%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.86%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.86%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.86%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.93%) Debian
7 2 (0.93%) VMS
8 1 (0.47%) Android
8 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (42.79%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (25.12%) DevOps
3 50 (23.26%) MVC
4 48 (22.33%) TDD
5 34 (15.81%) E-Commerce
5 34 (15.81%) Scrum
6 32 (14.88%) Software Engineering
7 29 (13.49%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (12.56%) Web Development
9 25 (11.63%) Analytics
9 25 (11.63%) Test Automation
10 24 (11.16%) BDD
11 23 (10.70%) OOP
12 19 (8.84%) Software Testing
13 17 (7.91%) Mentoring
14 16 (7.44%) Front End Development
14 16 (7.44%) Kanban
15 15 (6.98%) OO
16 14 (6.51%) Open Source
16 14 (6.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 99 (46.05%) JavaScript
2 75 (34.88%) Java
3 71 (33.02%) Python
4 55 (25.58%) C#
5 27 (12.56%) SQL
6 23 (10.70%) C++
7 21 (9.77%) Bash Shell
7 21 (9.77%) Ruby
8 17 (7.91%) Perl
9 14 (6.51%) Scala
10 12 (5.58%) C
10 12 (5.58%) PHP 5
11 11 (5.12%) Go
12 7 (3.26%) VB
12 7 (3.26%) VB.NET
12 7 (3.26%) VB6
12 7 (3.26%) VBA
13 4 (1.86%) ActionScript
13 4 (1.86%) ActionScript 3.0
13 4 (1.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (6.98%) Degree
2 8 (3.72%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.47%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.05%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) GDPR
System Software
1 34 (15.81%) Docker
2 4 (1.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.86%) pfSense
3 1 (0.47%) HDFS
3 1 (0.47%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 33 (15.35%) Ansible
2 26 (12.09%) Puppet
2 26 (12.09%) ZABBIX
3 17 (7.91%) Cacti
3 17 (7.91%) Munin
4 8 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (2.79%) Kubernetes
6 5 (2.33%) Terraform
6 5 (2.33%) Xymon
7 4 (1.86%) Prometheus
7 4 (1.86%) Rancher
8 2 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.47%) cPanel
9 1 (0.47%) Oozie
Vendors
1 31 (14.42%) Google
2 24 (11.16%) Zend
3 10 (4.65%) SaltStack
4 9 (4.19%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.72%) Oracle
6 7 (3.26%) Cognos
6 7 (3.26%) Informatica
6 7 (3.26%) MuleSoft
6 7 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (3.26%) Tableau
7 5 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.33%) Twitter
8 4 (1.86%) Splunk
9 3 (1.40%) Adobe
10 2 (0.93%) Facebook
10 2 (0.93%) HP
10 2 (0.93%) PayPal
10 2 (0.93%) WooCommerce
10 2 (0.93%) WorldPay
11 1 (0.47%) TIBCO