Period
to 9 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Xdebug skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Xdebug over the 6 months to 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Xdebug
UK
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 863 924 1101
Rank change year-on-year +61 +177 +94
Permanent jobs citing Xdebug 12 14 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.014% 0.020%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.068% 0.072% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 17
10th Percentile £43,000 £39,000 "
25th Percentile £60,000 " £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £45,000 £36,000
Median % change year-on-year +55.56% +25.00% -12.73%
75th Percentile £78,750 " £41,250
90th Percentile £79,000 " £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +28.57% -12.50%

Xdebug 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 17,526 19,534 28,877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.89% 19.50% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13,441 15,572 22,993
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £32,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £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 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Xdebug
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Xdebug in the UK

Xdebug
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Xdebug in the UK

Xdebug
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Xdebug over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Xdebug in the UK

Xdebug
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xdebug within the UK over the 6 months to 9 May 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 +66 11 £70,000 +55.56% 2
London +66 8 £77,500 +29.17%
UK excluding London +35 4 £47,500 +5.56% 3
Work from Home -154 2 £70,000 +55.56% 1
North of England - 2 £58,750 - 2
Wales +31 1 - - 1
Midlands -1 1 £30,000 -33.33%
West Midlands -3 1 £30,000 -33.33%
North West - 1 £70,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, IT jobs citing Xdebug 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 Xdebug.

1 10 (83.33%) PHP
2 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
3 6 (50.00%) MySQL
4 5 (41.67%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
4 5 (41.67%) JMeter
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Ruby
4 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (41.67%) Performance Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (41.67%) Coaching
4 5 (41.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (41.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (41.67%) Dynatrace
4 5 (41.67%) Gatling
4 5 (41.67%) The Grinder
4 5 (41.67%) Locust
4 5 (41.67%) Social Skills
5 4 (33.33%) Influencing Skills
5 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (33.33%) Vue.js
5 4 (33.33%) GitHub
5 4 (33.33%) Sass
5 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (33.33%) Laravel
5 4 (33.33%) RESTful

Xdebug
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:

Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Gatling
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (41.67%) JMeter
1 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
1 5 (41.67%) Locust
1 5 (41.67%) The Grinder
2 4 (33.33%) Firebug
2 4 (33.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (41.67%) Social Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Influencing Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Architect
3 4 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Magento Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Magento Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Backend Developer
6 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
6 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner Tester
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Tester
6 1 (8.33%) PHP Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) Laravel
1 4 (33.33%) RESTful
1 4 (33.33%) Sass
1 4 (33.33%) Symfony
1 4 (33.33%) Vue.js
2 3 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) LAMP
4 1 (8.33%) GraphQL
4 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 5 (41.67%) Coaching
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Behavioural Change
4 3 (25.00%) Business Development
4 3 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Decision-Making
5 2 (16.67%) Code Optimisation
5 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
6 1 (8.33%) API Integration
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (41.67%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) Ruby
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Dynatrace
2 1 (8.33%) New Relic