Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > North East
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 22 26
Rank change year-on-year -31 +4 +15
Permanent jobs citing PHP 60 143 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.46% 9.14% 8.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.56% 18.50% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 58 142 81
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £23,900 £23,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £47,875 £50,000 £46,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% +4.38% -

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 the North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 701 773 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 52.08% 49.42% 50.63%
Number of salaries quoted 541 691 579
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +4.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £24,700
90th Percentile £60,250 £56,250 £50,050
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in the North East

PHP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for PHP in the North East

PHP
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in the North East over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for PHP in the North East

PHP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -25 51 £33,750 -3.57% 30
Durham -12 7 £45,000 +32.35% 2
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 North East region with a requirement for PHP.

1 43 (71.67%) HTML
2 42 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 42 (70.00%) CSS
3 26 (43.33%) Laravel
4 22 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (36.67%) Java
4 22 (36.67%) Web Development
5 21 (35.00%) jQuery
5 21 (35.00%) MySQL
5 21 (35.00%) Advertising
6 18 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 17 (28.33%) HTML5
8 16 (26.67%) Node.js
9 13 (21.67%) Git (software)
9 13 (21.67%) Mentoring
10 11 (18.33%) CSS3
11 10 (16.67%) Sass
11 10 (16.67%) Front End Development
11 10 (16.67%) TypeScript
12 9 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (15.00%) TDD
12 9 (15.00%) Linux
12 9 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (15.00%) WordPress
13 8 (13.33%) SQL
13 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
13 8 (13.33%) MVC
13 8 (13.33%) Vue.js
13 8 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (13.33%) DevOps

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 9 (15.00%) WordPress
2 5 (8.33%) nginx
3 4 (6.67%) CMS
3 4 (6.67%) Drupal
4 3 (5.00%) Apache
5 1 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.67%) GitHub
3 4 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.33%) Serverless
5 1 (1.67%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.00%) MySQL
2 7 (11.67%) MongoDB
3 6 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.00%) Big Data
5 1 (1.67%) Power BI
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.00%) gulp
3 4 (6.67%) Bitbucket
3 4 (6.67%) Vagrant
3 4 (6.67%) webpack
4 3 (5.00%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.33%) Babel
5 2 (3.33%) Grunt
6 1 (1.67%) Bower
6 1 (1.67%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.67%) JIRA
6 1 (1.67%) Selenium
6 1 (1.67%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.67%) Subversion
6 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.67%) Yeoman
General
1 21 (35.00%) Advertising
2 4 (6.67%) Marketing
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Games
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Automotive
5 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (68.33%) Developer
2 25 (41.67%) PHP Developer
3 10 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) JavaScript Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) PHP Software Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) WordPress Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Recruitment Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
10 1 (1.67%) Drupal Developer
10 1 (1.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 1 (1.67%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (71.67%) HTML
2 42 (70.00%) CSS
3 26 (43.33%) Laravel
4 21 (35.00%) jQuery
5 18 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 17 (28.33%) HTML5
7 16 (26.67%) Node.js
8 11 (18.33%) CSS3
9 10 (16.67%) Sass
10 8 (13.33%) React
10 8 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (13.33%) Vue.js
11 7 (11.67%) CherryPy
12 6 (10.00%) .NET
12 6 (10.00%) Redux
12 6 (10.00%) Symfony
13 5 (8.33%) Angular 2
13 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET
13 5 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
14 4 (6.67%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Private Cloud
2 3 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (5.00%) User Experience
3 2 (3.33%) Fintech
3 2 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.33%) Life Science
3 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.33%) Social Media
4 1 (1.67%) Blog
4 1 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Online Games
4 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (3.33%) Android
3 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (36.67%) Web Development
2 13 (21.67%) Mentoring
3 10 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 9 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (15.00%) TDD
5 8 (13.33%) DevOps
5 8 (13.33%) MVC
5 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (11.67%) OOP
7 6 (10.00%) Coaching
8 5 (8.33%) User Stories
9 4 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
10 3 (5.00%) BDD
10 3 (5.00%) Code Coverage
10 3 (5.00%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 42 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (36.67%) Java
3 10 (16.67%) TypeScript
4 8 (13.33%) SQL
5 6 (10.00%) C#
6 4 (6.67%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.00%) C
8 2 (3.33%) Python
9 1 (1.67%) C++
9 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) CCNA
1 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.67%) Degree
1 1 (1.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2 (3.33%) Twitter
1 2 (3.33%) Zend
2 1 (1.67%) Cisco
2 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.67%) Sun