Period
to 24 June 2018

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP Developer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 79 110
Rank change year-on-year -15 +31 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 194 246 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.93% 3.46% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% 3.54% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 178 228 207
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,600 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,000 £47,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,444 6,942 8,151
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.22% 97.64% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5,472 5,973 6,828
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for PHP Developer in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. 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
Leeds -1 139 £42,500 +21.43% 29
Bradford -4 22 £27,000 -16.92% 3
Halifax +33 14 £36,000 +26.32% 2
Huddersfield -4 5 £42,500 +30.77%
Wakefield -21 5 £47,500 +5.56% 3
Keighley -7 2 £28,500 -18.57% 2
Ilkley - 2 £35,000 -
PHP Developer
Yorkshire

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 194 (100.00%) PHP
2 114 (58.76%) JavaScript
3 102 (52.58%) MySQL
4 98 (50.52%) MVC
5 85 (43.81%) CSS
6 79 (40.72%) HTML
7 75 (38.66%) OO
8 70 (36.08%) Laravel
9 67 (34.54%) Agile Software Development
10 66 (34.02%) LAMP
11 63 (32.47%) Git (software)
12 58 (29.90%) Web Development
13 56 (28.87%) Symfony
14 52 (26.80%) OO PHP
15 45 (23.20%) Zend
15 45 (23.20%) Java
16 43 (22.16%) Linux
17 41 (21.13%) OOP
17 41 (21.13%) E-Commerce
18 36 (18.56%) Retail
19 34 (17.53%) jQuery
20 27 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
21 26 (13.40%) Google
21 26 (13.40%) Software Engineering
21 26 (13.40%) Apache
22 25 (12.89%) Twitter
23 24 (12.37%) TDD
24 23 (11.86%) PHPUnit
24 23 (11.86%) Sass
25 22 (11.34%) AngularJS

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 26 (13.40%) Apache
2 21 (10.82%) WordPress
3 14 (7.22%) CMS
4 11 (5.67%) Drupal
5 9 (4.64%) Joomla!
6 5 (2.58%) Confluence
7 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (4.12%) Magento
2 1 (0.52%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.25%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.55%) GitHub
4 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.52%) SaaS
4 1 (0.52%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.52%) Serverless
4 1 (0.52%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.58%) Firewall
1 5 (2.58%) SSL
2 2 (1.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (52.58%) MySQL
2 18 (9.28%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.06%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.03%) Couchbase
4 2 (1.03%) MariaDB
4 2 (1.03%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 63 (32.47%) Git (software)
2 23 (11.86%) PHPUnit
3 11 (5.67%) Grunt
4 8 (4.12%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.09%) gulp
5 6 (3.09%) JIRA
5 6 (3.09%) Subversion
6 5 (2.58%) Ant
6 5 (2.58%) Liquibase
6 5 (2.58%) Mercurial
7 4 (2.06%) Selenium
8 3 (1.55%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.52%) GitLab
9 1 (0.52%) PhpStorm
General
1 36 (18.56%) Retail
2 21 (10.82%) Marketing
3 19 (9.79%) Advertising
4 12 (6.19%) Finance
5 10 (5.15%) Automotive
6 7 (3.61%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) Back Office
7 1 (0.52%) Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (43.81%) CSS
2 79 (40.72%) HTML
3 70 (36.08%) Laravel
4 66 (34.02%) LAMP
5 56 (28.87%) Symfony
6 34 (17.53%) jQuery
7 23 (11.86%) Sass
8 22 (11.34%) AngularJS
8 22 (11.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 18 (9.28%) Node.js
10 17 (8.76%) CakePHP
11 16 (8.25%) HTML5
12 13 (6.70%) React
13 12 (6.19%) CSS3
13 12 (6.19%) Web Services
14 11 (5.67%) JSON
14 11 (5.67%) REST
14 11 (5.67%) RESTful
15 10 (5.15%) SOAP
16 8 (4.12%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.67%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.52%) Blog
4 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.52%) User Experience
4 1 (0.52%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 43 (22.16%) Linux
2 11 (5.67%) Windows
3 5 (2.58%) CentOS
4 2 (1.03%) Android
4 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (50.52%) MVC
2 75 (38.66%) OO
3 67 (34.54%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (29.90%) Web Development
5 52 (26.80%) OO PHP
6 41 (21.13%) E-Commerce
6 41 (21.13%) OOP
7 27 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (13.40%) Software Engineering
9 24 (12.37%) TDD
10 22 (11.34%) Mentoring
11 20 (10.31%) Front End Development
12 16 (8.25%) DevOps
13 14 (7.22%) SDLC
13 14 (7.22%) User Stories
14 13 (6.70%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (6.70%) Scrum
15 12 (6.19%) Unit Testing
16 10 (5.15%) Digital Marketing
17 9 (4.64%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 194 (100.00%) PHP
2 114 (58.76%) JavaScript
3 45 (23.20%) Java
4 22 (11.34%) PHP 5
5 19 (9.79%) PHP 7
6 16 (8.25%) SQL
7 13 (6.70%) C#
8 8 (4.12%) Python
9 5 (2.58%) C++
10 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (1.03%) Degree
2 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.70%) QA
System Software
1 22 (11.34%) Docker
2 5 (2.58%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.58%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (2.58%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (7.22%) Ansible
2 5 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.58%) Plesk
2 5 (2.58%) Puppet
2 5 (2.58%) Rancher
3 4 (2.06%) Terraform
4 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 45 (23.20%) Zend
2 26 (13.40%) Google
3 25 (12.89%) Twitter
4 8 (4.12%) Vertica
5 5 (2.58%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.58%) Oracle
6 4 (2.06%) PayPal
7 1 (0.52%) Adobe
7 1 (0.52%) Apple
7 1 (0.52%) Demandware
7 1 (0.52%) Facebook
7 1 (0.52%) WorldPay