Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > North East
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 53 30 22
Rank change year-on-year -23 -8 +36
Permanent jobs citing PHP 61 57 113
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 4.56% 5.97% 8.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.34% 11.24% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 38 52 107
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £29,900
25th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £34,500 £39,250 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.10% -1.88% +14.29%
75th Percentile £37,500 £49,063 £45,000
90th Percentile £40,240 £56,125 £53,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 590 507 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 44.06% 53.09% 44.25%
Number of salaries quoted 445 456 428
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,625 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,750 £34,875 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,500 £43,000 £41,801
Median % change year-on-year +1.16% +2.87% -1.65%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £69,500 £62,500 £57,275
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing PHP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP in the North East.

Salary trend for PHP in the North East

PHP
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP in the North East over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear -25 45 £34,500 -10.39% 16
Durham -2 15 £38,808 -5.92% 2
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 57 (93.44%) JavaScript
2 40 (65.57%) MySQL
3 37 (60.66%) Laravel
4 35 (57.38%) Git (software)
5 33 (54.10%) Linux
6 31 (50.82%) Symfony
7 29 (47.54%) jQuery
7 29 (47.54%) OO PHP
7 29 (47.54%) MVC
8 27 (44.26%) Debian
8 27 (44.26%) Ubuntu
8 27 (44.26%) Doctrine
8 27 (44.26%) Zend
8 27 (44.26%) Zend Framework
9 23 (37.70%) AWS
10 20 (32.79%) Social Skills
11 17 (27.87%) OO
11 17 (27.87%) CSS
12 15 (24.59%) OOP
13 12 (19.67%) Python
14 11 (18.03%) Clean Code
15 10 (16.39%) HTML
15 10 (16.39%) Ruby
16 9 (14.75%) Google
16 9 (14.75%) Objective-C
16 9 (14.75%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (14.75%) MATLAB
16 9 (14.75%) Java
16 9 (14.75%) C#
16 9 (14.75%) C++

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 2 (3.28%) Apache
1 2 (3.28%) IBM Domino
1 2 (3.28%) nginx
2 1 (1.64%) Drupal
2 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (37.70%) AWS
2 6 (9.84%) Google Ads
3 4 (6.56%) GitHub
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon ECS
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.28%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.28%) Azure
4 2 (3.28%) BrowserStack
4 2 (3.28%) GitHub Actions
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) SSH
2 1 (1.64%) DNS
2 1 (1.64%) SAN
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (65.57%) MySQL
2 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.28%) Amazon Athena
3 2 (3.28%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (3.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.28%) Redis
4 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (57.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.56%) PHPUnit
3 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
3 2 (3.28%) CircleCI
3 2 (3.28%) Codeception
3 2 (3.28%) Grunt
3 2 (3.28%) gulp
3 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.28%) JIRA
3 2 (3.28%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (32.79%) Social Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Marketing
2 3 (4.92%) Military
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Back Office
4 1 (1.64%) Finance
4 1 (1.64%) Organisational Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (90.16%) Developer
2 38 (62.30%) PHP Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Salesforce Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Software Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Salesforce Software Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Backend Developer
6 2 (3.28%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 1 (1.64%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (1.64%) IT Manager
7 1 (1.64%) PHP Software Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (1.64%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) Platform Support Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) React Developer
7 1 (1.64%) Support Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) Technical Leader
7 1 (1.64%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (60.66%) Laravel
2 31 (50.82%) Symfony
3 29 (47.54%) jQuery
4 27 (44.26%) Doctrine
4 27 (44.26%) Zend Framework
5 17 (27.87%) CSS
6 10 (16.39%) HTML
7 9 (14.75%) .NET
8 4 (6.56%) HTML5
8 4 (6.56%) React
8 4 (6.56%) Redux
8 4 (6.56%) Vue.js
9 3 (4.92%) Apache Flex
9 3 (4.92%) deck.gl
9 3 (4.92%) OpenAPI
9 3 (4.92%) REST
9 3 (4.92%) Swagger
10 2 (3.28%) LESS
10 2 (3.28%) Sass
11 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) User Experience
2 2 (3.28%) iPhone
2 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.28%) Photography
2 2 (3.28%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.28%) Social Media
3 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.64%) Legacy Systems
3 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (54.10%) Linux
2 27 (44.26%) Debian
2 27 (44.26%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.64%) Unix
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (47.54%) MVC
1 29 (47.54%) OO PHP
2 17 (27.87%) OO
3 15 (24.59%) OOP
4 11 (18.03%) Clean Code
5 9 (14.75%) CRM
5 9 (14.75%) Mentoring
5 9 (14.75%) SDLC
6 8 (13.11%) API Integration
7 7 (11.48%) CI/CD
8 6 (9.84%) Front End Development
8 6 (9.84%) Pay per click
8 6 (9.84%) Server Management
8 6 (9.84%) UX Design
9 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.20%) Full Stack Development
10 4 (6.56%) Collaborative Working
10 4 (6.56%) DevOps
10 4 (6.56%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (4.92%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 57 (93.44%) JavaScript
2 12 (19.67%) Python
3 10 (16.39%) Ruby
4 9 (14.75%) Apple Swift
4 9 (14.75%) C#
4 9 (14.75%) C++
4 9 (14.75%) Dart
4 9 (14.75%) Java
4 9 (14.75%) Kotlin
4 9 (14.75%) MATLAB
4 9 (14.75%) Objective-C
4 9 (14.75%) Pascal
4 9 (14.75%) Perl
4 9 (14.75%) R
4 9 (14.75%) Scala
4 9 (14.75%) VB.NET
5 4 (6.56%) SQL
5 4 (6.56%) TypeScript
6 3 (4.92%) Go
7 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Docker
1 2 (3.28%) Varnish
1 2 (3.28%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (44.26%) Zend
2 9 (14.75%) Google
2 9 (14.75%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.28%) Adobe
3 2 (3.28%) Apple
3 2 (3.28%) New Relic
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.64%) VMware