Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 50 31
Rank change year-on-year +11 -19 +23
Permanent jobs citing PHP 398 362 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.83% 4.71% 6.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.70% 9.29% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 377 315 596
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +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 3402 3895 4969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 49.86% 50.66% 53.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2975 3442 4090
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.59%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +11 322 £45,000 +12.50% 33
Huddersfield +7 18 £32,500 -13.33%
Bradford 0 11 £32,250 +29.00% 1
Wetherby +18 10 £37,500 -16.67%
Bingley - 7 £26,000 -
Dewsbury - 5 £28,500 -
Keighley - 3 £25,000 - 1
Wakefield -11 2 £25,000 -37.50% 2
Otley - 2 £33,750 -
Halifax +26 1 £26,500 -11.67% 2
Ilkley - 1 £28,500 -
Pudsey - 1 £20,000 -
PHP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 203 (51.01%) JavaScript
2 177 (44.47%) HTML
3 174 (43.72%) MySQL
4 169 (42.46%) CSS
5 160 (40.20%) Agile Software Development
6 138 (34.67%) Java
7 108 (27.14%) Software Engineering
8 107 (26.88%) React
9 102 (25.63%) Node.js
10 98 (24.62%) Git (software)
11 92 (23.12%) Web Development
12 83 (20.85%) Linux
13 82 (20.60%) Laravel
14 81 (20.35%) jQuery
15 80 (20.10%) HTML5
16 77 (19.35%) Symfony
17 75 (18.84%) CSS3
18 72 (18.09%) Python
19 71 (17.84%) E-Commerce
20 69 (17.34%) Docker
21 68 (17.09%) LAMP
22 66 (16.58%) TDD
23 64 (16.08%) MVC
23 64 (16.08%) Opscode Chef
24 62 (15.58%) AngularJS
25 57 (14.32%) OO
26 56 (14.07%) WordPress
26 56 (14.07%) DevOps
27 54 (13.57%) Front End Development
28 51 (12.81%) Zend

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 56 (14.07%) WordPress
2 19 (4.77%) CMS
3 16 (4.02%) Apache
3 16 (4.02%) Drupal
4 7 (1.76%) Confluence
5 6 (1.51%) nginx
6 3 (0.75%) Joomla!
6 3 (0.75%) Perch
7 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (1.26%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 50 (12.56%) Magento
2 3 (0.75%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.50%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.25%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.25%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.77%) GitHub
3 8 (2.01%) G Suite
3 8 (2.01%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (2.01%) IaaS
3 8 (2.01%) Loggly
3 8 (2.01%) Office 365
3 8 (2.01%) Sumo Logic
4 6 (1.51%) Slack
5 5 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.50%) AdWords
6 2 (0.50%) SaaS
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.25%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.25%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.26%) Firewall
1 5 (1.26%) Skype
2 4 (1.01%) Internet
3 3 (0.75%) HTTP
3 3 (0.75%) SMS
3 3 (0.75%) SSL
4 2 (0.50%) ADSL
4 2 (0.50%) Broadband
4 2 (0.50%) DNS
4 2 (0.50%) Wireless
4 2 (0.50%) Wireless Security
4 2 (0.50%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.25%) Intranet
5 1 (0.25%) LAN
5 1 (0.25%) Network Security
5 1 (0.25%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.25%) SSH
5 1 (0.25%) VLAN
5 1 (0.25%) VPN
5 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (43.72%) MySQL
2 27 (6.78%) MongoDB
3 22 (5.53%) NoSQL
4 14 (3.52%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.76%) Big Data
6 10 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (2.01%) Riak
8 7 (1.76%) Redis
8 7 (1.76%) SQL Server
9 2 (0.50%) DB2
9 2 (0.50%) phpMyAdmin
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 98 (24.62%) Git (software)
2 41 (10.30%) Subversion
3 34 (8.54%) Jenkins
4 28 (7.04%) PHPUnit
5 27 (6.78%) Grunt
6 21 (5.28%) Selenium
7 17 (4.27%) Maven
8 16 (4.02%) gulp
9 15 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 12 (3.02%) JIRA
10 12 (3.02%) Vagrant
11 10 (2.51%) Cucumber
12 9 (2.26%) Appium
13 8 (2.01%) Buildbot
13 8 (2.01%) Jasmine
13 8 (2.01%) Ranorex
13 8 (2.01%) SoapUI
14 7 (1.76%) Mercurial
14 7 (1.76%) TeamCity
15 5 (1.26%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 40 (10.05%) Games
2 30 (7.54%) Advertising
3 29 (7.29%) Finance
4 21 (5.28%) Marketing
5 19 (4.77%) Retail
6 5 (1.26%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.01%) Automotive
7 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.50%) Publishing
9 1 (0.25%) Electronics
9 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 259 (65.08%) Developer
2 134 (33.67%) PHP Developer
3 60 (15.08%) Software Engineer
4 31 (7.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 31 (7.79%) Web Developer
5 26 (6.53%) PHP Software Engineer
6 24 (6.03%) Senior Developer
7 23 (5.78%) Java Developer
7 23 (5.78%) Lead Developer
8 19 (4.77%) Full Stack Developer
8 19 (4.77%) Senior PHP Developer
9 18 (4.52%) Python Developer
10 17 (4.27%) Senior Software Engineer
11 15 (3.77%) Principal Engineer
11 15 (3.77%) Principal Software Engineer
12 12 (3.02%) WordPress Developer
13 11 (2.76%) PHP Web Developer
14 10 (2.51%) JavaScript Engineer
14 10 (2.51%) Magento Developer
15 9 (2.26%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (44.47%) HTML
2 169 (42.46%) CSS
3 107 (26.88%) React
4 102 (25.63%) Node.js
5 82 (20.60%) Laravel
6 81 (20.35%) jQuery
7 80 (20.10%) HTML5
8 77 (19.35%) Symfony
9 75 (18.84%) CSS3
10 68 (17.09%) LAMP
11 62 (15.58%) AngularJS
12 30 (7.54%) RabbitMQ
13 25 (6.28%) RESTful
13 25 (6.28%) Sass
14 23 (5.78%) Spring
15 16 (4.02%) Hibernate
15 16 (4.02%) Web Services
16 15 (3.77%) Ajax
16 15 (3.77%) LESS
17 13 (3.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.78%) User Experience
2 22 (5.53%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (3.27%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (3.27%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.01%) Blog
5 8 (2.01%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.51%) PMI
7 5 (1.26%) Fintech
8 4 (1.01%) iPad
9 3 (0.75%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.75%) Internet of Things
9 3 (0.75%) Machine to Machine
10 2 (0.50%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.50%) BYOD
10 2 (0.50%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.50%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.50%) New Media
11 1 (0.25%) Motion Graphics
11 1 (0.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 83 (20.85%) Linux
2 9 (2.26%) CentOS
3 5 (1.26%) Unix
4 4 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.75%) Fedora
5 3 (0.75%) Windows
6 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.25%) Android
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (40.20%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (27.14%) Software Engineering
3 92 (23.12%) Web Development
4 71 (17.84%) E-Commerce
5 66 (16.58%) TDD
6 64 (16.08%) MVC
7 57 (14.32%) OO
8 56 (14.07%) DevOps
9 54 (13.57%) Front End Development
10 50 (12.56%) OOP
11 41 (10.30%) Scrum
12 38 (9.55%) Open Source
13 36 (9.05%) Unit Testing
14 34 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
14 34 (8.54%) Kanban
15 30 (7.54%) BDD
16 29 (7.29%) Mentoring
17 22 (5.53%) High Availability
18 21 (5.28%) Pair Programming
18 21 (5.28%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 203 (51.01%) JavaScript
2 138 (34.67%) Java
3 72 (18.09%) Python
4 42 (10.55%) C++
4 42 (10.55%) Ruby
5 35 (8.79%) C#
6 34 (8.54%) SQL
7 27 (6.78%) Scala
8 21 (5.28%) Go
9 15 (3.77%) Bash Shell
10 11 (2.76%) C
11 8 (2.01%) PHP 7
12 7 (1.76%) PHP 5
13 6 (1.51%) Perl
14 4 (1.01%) ES6
15 2 (0.50%) Clojure
15 2 (0.50%) Kotlin
15 2 (0.50%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (3.52%) Degree
2 7 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (1.76%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.51%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.50%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.50%) CHECK Team Leader
4 2 (0.50%) CREST Certified
4 2 (0.50%) OSCP
5 1 (0.25%) CCNA
5 1 (0.25%) CEH
5 1 (0.25%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (0.25%) CISA
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 69 (17.34%) Docker
2 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.25%) Samba
2 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 64 (16.08%) Opscode Chef
2 35 (8.79%) Ansible
3 32 (8.04%) Puppet
4 9 (2.26%) Salt
5 8 (2.01%) Nagios
5 8 (2.01%) Prometheus
5 8 (2.01%) ZABBIX
6 7 (1.76%) Terraform
7 6 (1.51%) Packer
8 5 (1.26%) Rancher
9 1 (0.25%) cPanel
9 1 (0.25%) Grafana
Vendors
1 51 (12.81%) Zend
2 42 (10.55%) Google
3 21 (5.28%) Oracle
4 13 (3.27%) Microsoft
5 10 (2.51%) Adobe
6 9 (2.26%) Splunk
7 8 (2.01%) New Relic
7 8 (2.01%) Rackspace
7 8 (2.01%) SaltStack
7 8 (2.01%) WooCommerce
8 6 (1.51%) VMware
9 5 (1.26%) Twitter
10 4 (1.01%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.75%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.50%) Apple
12 2 (0.50%) IBM
13 1 (0.25%) Capita
13 1 (0.25%) Cisco
13 1 (0.25%) DoubleClick
13 1 (0.25%) Sony