Period
to 18 September 2018

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 107 136
Rank change year-on-year -31 +29 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 102 183 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.74% 2.66% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 2.73% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90 166 144
West Yorkshire median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% - -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,125 £26,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £44,625
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 5,686 6,696 7,609
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 97.40% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4,747 5,619 6,410
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £62,500
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -28 64 £42,500 +21.43% 23
Halifax +21 12 £36,000 +26.32% 1
Bradford +23 10 £27,000 -16.28%
Wakefield -8 7 £38,750 -13.89% 5
Keighley +1 2 £28,500 -8.80%
Huddersfield -13 1 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Ilkley - 1 £35,000 -
Castleford - 1 £35,000 -
PHP Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 102 (100.00%) PHP
2 52 (50.98%) MVC
3 49 (48.04%) MySQL
4 48 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 41 (40.20%) Git (software)
6 38 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (33.33%) CSS
8 33 (32.35%) OOP
9 29 (28.43%) LAMP
10 28 (27.45%) HTML
11 24 (23.53%) Java
12 23 (22.55%) TDD
12 23 (22.55%) Retail
13 21 (20.59%) OO
13 21 (20.59%) Twitter
14 20 (19.61%) Google
15 19 (18.63%) E-Commerce
15 19 (18.63%) Laravel
15 19 (18.63%) DevOps
16 18 (17.65%) PHPUnit
17 17 (16.67%) Linux
18 16 (15.69%) Docker
19 14 (13.73%) C#
19 14 (13.73%) Marketing
19 14 (13.73%) Web Development
20 13 (12.75%) jQuery
20 13 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
21 12 (11.76%) SDLC
22 11 (10.78%) Symfony
22 11 (10.78%) Jenkins

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 7 (6.86%) WordPress
2 5 (4.90%) Drupal
3 4 (3.92%) Apache
3 4 (3.92%) CMS
4 1 (0.98%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.98%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.98%) AdWords
3 1 (0.98%) GitHub
3 1 (0.98%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.98%) SaaS
3 1 (0.98%) Sage Pay
3 1 (0.98%) Serverless
3 1 (0.98%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (48.04%) MySQL
2 6 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.94%) Couchbase
4 2 (1.96%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (40.20%) Git (software)
2 18 (17.65%) PHPUnit
3 11 (10.78%) Jenkins
4 9 (8.82%) Subversion
5 7 (6.86%) Ant
5 7 (6.86%) Liquibase
5 7 (6.86%) Mercurial
6 3 (2.94%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.96%) Grunt
8 1 (0.98%) JIRA
General
1 23 (22.55%) Retail
2 14 (13.73%) Marketing
3 11 (10.78%) Finance
4 9 (8.82%) Advertising
5 2 (1.96%) Games
6 1 (0.98%) Automotive
6 1 (0.98%) Back Office
6 1 (0.98%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (33.33%) CSS
2 29 (28.43%) LAMP
3 28 (27.45%) HTML
4 19 (18.63%) Laravel
5 13 (12.75%) jQuery
6 11 (10.78%) Symfony
7 8 (7.84%) HTML5
7 8 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (6.86%) CSS3
9 6 (5.88%) SOAP
10 5 (4.90%) RESTful
10 5 (4.90%) Web Services
11 4 (3.92%) AngularJS
11 4 (3.92%) CakePHP
11 4 (3.92%) REST
11 4 (3.92%) Sass
12 3 (2.94%) Ajax
12 3 (2.94%) CodeIgniter
12 3 (2.94%) Node.js
12 3 (2.94%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (0.98%) Media Streaming
3 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.98%) User Experience
3 1 (0.98%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (0.98%) Android
2 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (50.98%) MVC
2 38 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (32.35%) OOP
4 23 (22.55%) TDD
5 21 (20.59%) OO
6 19 (18.63%) DevOps
6 19 (18.63%) E-Commerce
7 14 (13.73%) Web Development
8 13 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (11.76%) SDLC
10 11 (10.78%) Software Engineering
11 10 (9.80%) OO PHP
12 9 (8.82%) Decision-Making
12 9 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (8.82%) Unit Testing
13 7 (6.86%) High Availability
14 5 (4.90%) Scrum
15 4 (3.92%) Digital Marketing
15 4 (3.92%) Front End Development
16 3 (2.94%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 102 (100.00%) PHP
2 48 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 24 (23.53%) Java
4 14 (13.73%) C#
5 8 (7.84%) PHP 5
6 7 (6.86%) C++
6 7 (6.86%) SQL
7 6 (5.88%) Python
8 4 (3.92%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 1 (0.98%) Degree
1 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.86%) QA
System Software
1 16 (15.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) Ansible
2 7 (6.86%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (6.86%) Puppet
3 4 (3.92%) Rancher
3 4 (3.92%) Terraform
4 1 (0.98%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (20.59%) Twitter
2 20 (19.61%) Google
3 8 (7.84%) Zend
4 5 (4.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.96%) PayPal
6 1 (0.98%) Adobe
6 1 (0.98%) Facebook
6 1 (0.98%) Vertica
6 1 (0.98%) WorldPay