Period
to 13 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PHPUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHPUnit over the 6 months to 13 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHPUnit
UK
6 months to
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 752 705 970
Rank change year-on-year -47 +265 -71
Permanent jobs citing PHPUnit 172 163 149
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.86% 0.99% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 153 128 135
10th Percentile £31,400 £34,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,250 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.89% -5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £64,500 £63,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% -5.56% +5.88%

PHPUnit is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 20,088 16,411 28,163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.05% 19.62% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14,167 13,091 22,463
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

PHPUnit
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PHPUnit as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PHPUnit in the UK

PHPUnit
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHPUnit.

Salary trend for PHPUnit in the UK

PHPUnit
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHPUnit over the 6 months to 13 June 2021.

Salary histogram for PHPUnit in the UK

PHPUnit
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHPUnit within the UK over the 6 months to 13 June 2021. 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
England -56 144 £43,000 -4.44% 35
UK excluding London -43 123 £43,000 +1.18% 28
Work from Home -166 62 £50,000 +11.11% 14
North of England -63 41 £43,000 +1.18% 8
London -43 31 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Yorkshire -27 30 £43,000 +7.50%
South East +13 26 £40,000 -23.81% 10
Midlands -13 25 £40,000 +10.34% 4
South West -44 21 £47,000 +4.44% 5
West Midlands -16 20 £40,000 +10.34% 3
North West -32 11 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Isle of Man - 9 £49,500 -
East Midlands -28 5 £45,000 - 1
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 13 June 2021, IT jobs citing PHPUnit 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 with a requirement for PHPUnit.

1 172 (100.00%) PHP
2 136 (79.07%) Laravel
3 123 (71.51%) MySQL
4 111 (64.53%) JavaScript
5 106 (61.63%) Git (software)
6 95 (55.23%) OO
7 79 (45.93%) Agile Software Development
8 74 (43.02%) Symfony
9 73 (42.44%) HTML
10 71 (41.28%) RESTful
10 71 (41.28%) Docker
11 67 (38.95%) CSS
12 62 (36.05%) Vue.js
13 59 (34.30%) OOP
14 53 (30.81%) React
15 51 (29.65%) Social Skills
16 48 (27.91%) MVC
17 41 (23.84%) Project Management
18 39 (22.67%) Unit Testing
19 36 (20.93%) TDD
19 36 (20.93%) SQL
20 34 (19.77%) LAMP
21 31 (18.02%) Software Engineering
21 31 (18.02%) HTML5
22 30 (17.44%) OO PHP
23 29 (16.86%) Relational Database
23 29 (16.86%) jQuery
23 29 (16.86%) Linux
24 28 (16.28%) Kubernetes
25 27 (15.70%) Jest

PHPUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (5.23%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (4.07%) Apache
3 5 (2.91%) Drupal
4 4 (2.33%) CMS
4 4 (2.33%) WordPress
5 1 (0.58%) Confluence
5 1 (0.58%) Moodle
5 1 (0.58%) nginx
Business Applications
1 10 (5.81%) Shopify
2 3 (1.74%) Sentinel
3 2 (1.16%) Magento
4 1 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.53%) AWS
2 16 (9.30%) GitHub
3 13 (7.56%) SaaS
4 12 (6.98%) Amazon S3
5 11 (6.40%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (5.23%) GCP
6 9 (5.23%) Mailgun
7 3 (1.74%) Serverless
8 2 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.16%) AWS CodeDeploy
8 2 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.16%) Azure
8 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.58%) Amazon Cognito
9 1 (0.58%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.70%) Internet
2 6 (3.49%) SSH
3 5 (2.91%) DNS
3 5 (2.91%) FTP
3 5 (2.91%) HTTP
3 5 (2.91%) SMTP
4 2 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.58%) Broadband
5 1 (0.58%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (71.51%) MySQL
2 29 (16.86%) Relational Database
3 23 (13.37%) NoSQL
4 17 (9.88%) MongoDB
5 16 (9.30%) Redis
6 14 (8.14%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (6.40%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (2.91%) CouchDB
9 3 (1.74%) Big Data
10 2 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.16%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.16%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 106 (61.63%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.30%) Jenkins
3 13 (7.56%) Bitbucket
3 13 (7.56%) Selenium
4 12 (6.98%) Cypress.io
5 11 (6.40%) GitLab
6 8 (4.65%) JIRA
7 4 (2.33%) Firebug
7 4 (2.33%) Subversion
7 4 (2.33%) Xdebug
8 3 (1.74%) Mocha
8 3 (1.74%) Travis CI
9 2 (1.16%) JMeter
9 2 (1.16%) Postman
9 2 (1.16%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.16%) webpack
10 1 (0.58%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.58%) git-flow
10 1 (0.58%) gulp
10 1 (0.58%) REST Assured
General
1 51 (29.65%) Social Skills
2 22 (12.79%) Retail
3 20 (11.63%) Influencing Skills
4 16 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (8.14%) Finance
6 13 (7.56%) Games
7 9 (5.23%) Banking
8 7 (4.07%) Marketing
9 6 (3.49%) Organisational Skills
10 5 (2.91%) Back Office
11 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.58%) Automotive
12 1 (0.58%) Documentation Skills
12 1 (0.58%) Electronics
12 1 (0.58%) Legal
12 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 141 (81.98%) Developer
2 118 (68.60%) PHP Developer
3 36 (20.93%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 32 (18.60%) Senior Developer
5 31 (18.02%) Senior PHP Developer
6 21 (12.21%) Backend Developer
6 21 (12.21%) Senior Backend Developer
7 20 (11.63%) Full Stack Developer
8 18 (10.47%) Software Engineer
9 11 (6.40%) PHP Software Engineer
10 8 (4.65%) Games Developer
10 8 (4.65%) Lead Software Engineer
11 7 (4.07%) Junior
11 7 (4.07%) PHP Developer - Fintech
11 7 (4.07%) React Developer
12 6 (3.49%) Junior Developer
13 5 (2.91%) Junior PHP Developer
13 5 (2.91%) Software Developer
14 4 (2.33%) LAMP Developer
14 4 (2.33%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (79.07%) Laravel
2 74 (43.02%) Symfony
3 73 (42.44%) HTML
4 71 (41.28%) RESTful
5 67 (38.95%) CSS
6 62 (36.05%) Vue.js
7 53 (30.81%) React
8 34 (19.77%) LAMP
9 31 (18.02%) HTML5
10 29 (16.86%) jQuery
11 27 (15.70%) Jest
12 25 (14.53%) REST
12 25 (14.53%) SOAP
13 21 (12.21%) AngularJS
14 19 (11.05%) Web Services
15 17 (9.88%) Behat
15 17 (9.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (8.72%) Doctrine
17 14 (8.14%) CSS3
18 12 (6.98%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.56%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (6.40%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.23%) User Experience
4 6 (3.49%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.91%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.58%) Animation
6 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.58%) PKI
6 1 (0.58%) Smart City
6 1 (0.58%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.86%) Linux
2 1 (0.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (55.23%) OO
2 79 (45.93%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (34.30%) OOP
4 48 (27.91%) MVC
5 41 (23.84%) Project Management
6 39 (22.67%) Unit Testing
7 36 (20.93%) TDD
8 31 (18.02%) Software Engineering
9 30 (17.44%) OO PHP
10 25 (14.53%) Test Automation
11 24 (13.95%) Innovative Thinking
12 23 (13.37%) Problem-Solving
13 21 (12.21%) API Design
13 21 (12.21%) API Integration
14 19 (11.05%) Mentoring
14 19 (11.05%) Scrum
15 18 (10.47%) E-Commerce
15 18 (10.47%) Fintech
16 15 (8.72%) Software Testing
17 14 (8.14%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 172 (100.00%) PHP
2 111 (64.53%) JavaScript
3 36 (20.93%) SQL
4 15 (8.72%) PHP 7
5 8 (4.65%) PHP 5
6 6 (3.49%) TypeScript
7 3 (1.74%) Python
8 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.16%) Java
9 1 (0.58%) C++
9 1 (0.58%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (4.65%) Degree
2 4 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.91%) QA
2 4 (2.33%) GDPR
3 2 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.58%) WCAG
System Software
1 71 (41.28%) Docker
2 1 (0.58%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 28 (16.28%) Kubernetes
2 7 (4.07%) Ansible
3 3 (1.74%) Terraform
4 1 (0.58%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (6.40%) Zend
2 7 (4.07%) Google
3 3 (1.74%) Spotify
4 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.58%) Foundry