Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 41 38
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 +13
Permanent jobs citing PHP 221 339 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.99% 5.78% 6.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.59% 11.02% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 188 271 392
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +7.14%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,304 3,077 3,524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 52.02% 52.43% 51.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,003 2,624 3,033
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,550 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,443 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +4.57% +1.19% +5.00%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in West Yorkshire

PHP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for PHP in West Yorkshire

PHP
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for PHP in West Yorkshire

PHP
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2019. 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 -7 169 £45,000 - 53
Wakefield +3 16 £35,000 +27.27% 5
Bradford +14 8 £42,500 +44.07% 2
Wetherby -2 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Huddersfield -4 4 £28,500 -18.57% 3
Bingley - 4 £62,500 -
Ilkley -6 3 £50,000 +42.86%
Keighley +1 1 £35,000 +22.81%
Todmorden - 1 £24,000 -
PHP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 137 (61.99%) JavaScript
2 108 (48.87%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (42.53%) MySQL
4 81 (36.65%) Java
5 76 (34.39%) CSS
5 76 (34.39%) Python
6 69 (31.22%) HTML
7 59 (26.70%) MVC
8 55 (24.89%) AWS
9 49 (22.17%) Laravel
10 48 (21.72%) Software Engineering
11 45 (20.36%) Git (software)
12 43 (19.46%) TDD
12 43 (19.46%) C#
13 41 (18.55%) DevOps
14 40 (18.10%) Symfony
15 39 (17.65%) HTML5
15 39 (17.65%) Node.js
16 37 (16.74%) Docker
17 36 (16.29%) Mentoring
18 35 (15.84%) E-Commerce
19 34 (15.38%) Scrum
20 33 (14.93%) jQuery
21 32 (14.48%) BDD
22 31 (14.03%) Linux
23 30 (13.57%) React
24 29 (13.12%) Jenkins
24 29 (13.12%) C++
24 29 (13.12%) .NET
24 29 (13.12%) Web Development

PHP
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 21 (9.50%) WordPress
2 17 (7.69%) Apache
3 15 (6.79%) CMS
4 9 (4.07%) nginx
5 5 (2.26%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.26%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.36%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.45%) Confluence
7 1 (0.45%) Drupal
7 1 (0.45%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (3.17%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.71%) Sketch
3 3 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.45%) InDesign
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (4.98%) Magento
2 6 (2.71%) Shopify
3 1 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 55 (24.89%) AWS
2 26 (11.76%) Azure
3 17 (7.69%) G Suite
3 17 (7.69%) GCP
3 17 (7.69%) Office 365
4 8 (3.62%) GitHub
5 3 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.36%) Serverless
6 2 (0.90%) AdWords
6 2 (0.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.90%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.90%) Slack
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.71%) DNS
2 5 (2.26%) HTTP
3 3 (1.36%) Asterisk PBX
3 3 (1.36%) BGP
3 3 (1.36%) Firewall
3 3 (1.36%) FTP
3 3 (1.36%) HSRP
3 3 (1.36%) ICMP
3 3 (1.36%) Junos
3 3 (1.36%) MRTG
3 3 (1.36%) OSPF
3 3 (1.36%) SNMP
3 3 (1.36%) TACACS
3 3 (1.36%) VLAN
3 3 (1.36%) VRRP
3 3 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.90%) Internet
5 1 (0.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (42.53%) MySQL
2 17 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 12 (5.43%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.17%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.26%) Redis
5 5 (2.26%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.81%) MarkLogic
7 3 (1.36%) Big Data
7 3 (1.36%) GIS
8 2 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.90%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.45%) Looker
9 1 (0.45%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 45 (20.36%) Git (software)
2 29 (13.12%) Jenkins
3 19 (8.60%) Gatling
3 19 (8.60%) Selenium
4 17 (7.69%) Appium
4 17 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 17 (7.69%) Buildbot
4 17 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 17 (7.69%) JMeter
4 17 (7.69%) NeoLoad
4 17 (7.69%) Ranorex
4 17 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 17 (7.69%) WATIR
4 17 (7.69%) WebLOAD
5 15 (6.79%) Subversion
6 10 (4.52%) JIRA
7 8 (3.62%) WebDriver
8 6 (2.71%) PHPUnit
9 5 (2.26%) Bitbucket
9 5 (2.26%) Mercurial
General
1 23 (10.41%) Marketing
2 21 (9.50%) Finance
3 20 (9.05%) Retail
4 3 (1.36%) Back Office
4 3 (1.36%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.90%) Automotive
5 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Games
6 1 (0.45%) iGaming
6 1 (0.45%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 164 (74.21%) Developer
2 85 (38.46%) PHP Developer
3 38 (17.19%) Software Developer
4 35 (15.84%) Senior Developer
5 19 (8.60%) Software Engineer
6 18 (8.14%) Senior PHP Developer
7 16 (7.24%) Developer in Test
7 16 (7.24%) Web Developer
8 15 (6.79%) C# Developer
9 13 (5.88%) Lead Developer
10 12 (5.43%) JavaScript Developer
11 11 (4.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 11 (4.98%) MySQL Developer
11 11 (4.98%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 11 (4.98%) Senior Software Engineer
12 9 (4.07%) Backend Developer
12 9 (4.07%) Java Developer
12 9 (4.07%) Python Developer
13 8 (3.62%) Angular Developer
13 8 (3.62%) Java Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (34.39%) CSS
2 69 (31.22%) HTML
3 49 (22.17%) Laravel
4 40 (18.10%) Symfony
5 39 (17.65%) HTML5
5 39 (17.65%) Node.js
6 33 (14.93%) jQuery
7 30 (13.57%) React
8 29 (13.12%) .NET
9 27 (12.22%) CSS3
9 27 (12.22%) Vue.js
10 23 (10.41%) Sass
11 22 (9.95%) AngularJS
12 21 (9.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 18 (8.14%) ASP.NET
13 18 (8.14%) Spring
14 14 (6.33%) LAMP
15 12 (5.43%) Kafka
16 11 (4.98%) RESTful
17 9 (4.07%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 13 (5.88%) User Experience
3 9 (4.07%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.71%) Algorithms
4 6 (2.71%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.26%) Life Science
6 3 (1.36%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.36%) W3C
7 2 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.90%) NHS
7 2 (0.90%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.90%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.03%) Linux
2 9 (4.07%) Windows
3 3 (1.36%) Unix
4 2 (0.90%) Android
4 2 (0.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (48.87%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (26.70%) MVC
3 48 (21.72%) Software Engineering
4 43 (19.46%) TDD
5 41 (18.55%) DevOps
6 36 (16.29%) Mentoring
7 35 (15.84%) E-Commerce
8 34 (15.38%) Scrum
9 32 (14.48%) BDD
10 29 (13.12%) Web Development
11 27 (12.22%) OO
12 26 (11.76%) Test Automation
13 25 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (10.41%) Kanban
14 23 (10.41%) Software Testing
15 22 (9.95%) Microservices
15 22 (9.95%) OOP
16 18 (8.14%) Mobile Development
17 17 (7.69%) DSDM
17 17 (7.69%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 137 (61.99%) JavaScript
2 81 (36.65%) Java
3 76 (34.39%) Python
4 43 (19.46%) C#
5 29 (13.12%) C++
6 26 (11.76%) Ruby
7 25 (11.31%) Scala
7 25 (11.31%) SQL
8 17 (7.69%) C
9 12 (5.43%) PHP 5
10 11 (4.98%) Objective-C
10 11 (4.98%) PHP 7
11 8 (3.62%) Perl
12 7 (3.17%) Go
12 7 (3.17%) Kotlin
13 3 (1.36%) ES6
13 3 (1.36%) Java 8
14 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (1.81%) Degree
2 2 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.45%) CREST Certified
3 1 (0.45%) GIAC
3 1 (0.45%) GPEN
3 1 (0.45%) OSCP
3 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.71%) QA
2 5 (2.26%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.90%) GDPR
System Software
1 37 (16.74%) Docker
2 4 (1.81%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (12.22%) Kubernetes
2 11 (4.98%) Ansible
3 6 (2.71%) Puppet
3 6 (2.71%) Terraform
4 4 (1.81%) Packer
5 3 (1.36%) Cacti
5 3 (1.36%) Nagios
5 3 (1.36%) OpenNMS
5 3 (1.36%) RANCID
5 3 (1.36%) SCCM
5 3 (1.36%) SCOM
6 2 (0.90%) Graphite
6 2 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.45%) cPanel
Vendors
1 25 (11.31%) Zend
2 23 (10.41%) Google
3 8 (3.62%) OutSystems
4 7 (3.17%) Adobe
5 5 (2.26%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.81%) PayPal
6 4 (1.81%) UiPath
7 3 (1.36%) Brocade
7 3 (1.36%) Cisco
7 3 (1.36%) Ericsson
7 3 (1.36%) Foundry
7 3 (1.36%) Huawei
7 3 (1.36%) Juniper
7 3 (1.36%) Twitter
7 3 (1.36%) VMware
7 3 (1.36%) ZyXEL
8 2 (0.90%) Dynatrace
8 2 (0.90%) WooCommerce
8 2 (0.90%) Xamarin