Period
to 30 May 2020

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 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 55 32
Rank change year-on-year +25 -23 +6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 189 207 447
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 6.15% 4.58% 6.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.06% 8.73% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 178 173 421
Median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,300 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,200 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%

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 1,709 2,370 3,397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 55.63% 52.43% 51.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,500 2,062 3,019
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% - +1.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,225 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.98% +1.18% +6.25%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in West Yorkshire

PHP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for PHP in West Yorkshire

PHP
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

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 30 May 2020. 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 +26 153 £42,500 -5.56% 17
Bradford +13 25 £40,000 - 1
Wakefield -8 2 £55,000 +57.14%
Wetherby - 2 £42,500 - 1
Ilkley +18 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Halifax +13 1 £22,500 -18.92%
Otley - 1 £40,000 - 1
PHP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, 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 76 (40.21%) JavaScript
1 76 (40.21%) Laravel
2 72 (38.10%) MySQL
3 61 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (30.69%) Git (software)
5 57 (30.16%) CSS
6 56 (29.63%) AWS
7 55 (29.10%) Vue.js
8 54 (28.57%) HTML
9 50 (26.46%) Python
10 45 (23.81%) LAMP
11 39 (20.63%) Web Development
12 37 (19.58%) Docker
13 36 (19.05%) Front End Development
14 33 (17.46%) React
15 32 (16.93%) Ansible
16 30 (15.87%) Software Engineering
17 29 (15.34%) SQL
17 29 (15.34%) DevOps
18 28 (14.81%) Linux
18 28 (14.81%) Symfony
19 27 (14.29%) Java
20 25 (13.23%) Node.js
21 24 (12.70%) Sass
21 24 (12.70%) Opscode Chef
21 24 (12.70%) MVC
22 23 (12.17%) Scrum
22 23 (12.17%) Puppet
23 22 (11.64%) jQuery
24 21 (11.11%) Bash Shell

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 14 (7.41%) WordPress
2 11 (5.82%) Confluence
2 11 (5.82%) OpenStack
3 10 (5.29%) Apache
4 6 (3.17%) nginx
5 4 (2.12%) CMS
6 2 (1.06%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (2.12%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.53%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 19 (10.05%) Magento
2 1 (0.53%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 56 (29.63%) AWS
2 15 (7.94%) IaaS
3 8 (4.23%) GCP
4 5 (2.65%) Azure
4 5 (2.65%) GitHub
4 5 (2.65%) PaaS
5 4 (2.12%) Power Platform
6 2 (1.06%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.06%) SaaS
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.53%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.53%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.70%) Internet
2 5 (2.65%) SSL
3 4 (2.12%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (2.12%) PBX
3 4 (2.12%) SMPP
3 4 (2.12%) SMS
4 1 (0.53%) DNS
4 1 (0.53%) Firewall
4 1 (0.53%) HTTP
4 1 (0.53%) SMTP
4 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (38.10%) MySQL
2 12 (6.35%) MariaDB
3 11 (5.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 8 (4.23%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.65%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.12%) Power BI
7 3 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.59%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.59%) Redis
8 2 (1.06%) MarkLogic
8 2 (1.06%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 58 (30.69%) Git (software)
2 18 (9.52%) JIRA
3 16 (8.47%) Bitbucket
4 15 (7.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (6.88%) Jenkins
6 11 (5.82%) gulp
6 11 (5.82%) Vagrant
7 10 (5.29%) Selenium
8 7 (3.70%) Cucumber
8 7 (3.70%) Grunt
8 7 (3.70%) PHPUnit
8 7 (3.70%) webpack
9 6 (3.17%) Subversion
10 4 (2.12%) JMeter
10 4 (2.12%) JUnit
10 4 (2.12%) Mercurial
10 4 (2.12%) Ranorex
10 4 (2.12%) SoapUI
10 4 (2.12%) WATIR
10 4 (2.12%) WebLOAD
General
1 20 (10.58%) Marketing
2 12 (6.35%) Automotive
2 12 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.65%) Finance
3 5 (2.65%) Games
3 5 (2.65%) Retail
4 3 (1.59%) Advertising
5 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 126 (66.67%) Developer
2 75 (39.68%) PHP Developer
3 19 (10.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 18 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 15 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (6.88%) Software Engineer
7 12 (6.35%) Administrator
7 12 (6.35%) Linux Administrator
7 12 (6.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 12 (6.35%) Software Developer
8 11 (5.82%) DevOps Engineer
8 11 (5.82%) Java Developer
8 11 (5.82%) Junior
8 11 (5.82%) Junior Developer
8 11 (5.82%) Junior PHP Developer
8 11 (5.82%) Senior PHP Developer
9 9 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (4.76%) LAMP Developer
9 9 (4.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 8 (4.23%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (40.21%) Laravel
2 57 (30.16%) CSS
3 55 (29.10%) Vue.js
4 54 (28.57%) HTML
5 45 (23.81%) LAMP
6 33 (17.46%) React
7 28 (14.81%) Symfony
8 25 (13.23%) Node.js
9 24 (12.70%) Sass
10 22 (11.64%) jQuery
11 20 (10.58%) .NET
11 20 (10.58%) AngularJS
12 18 (9.52%) REST
13 13 (6.88%) HTML5
13 13 (6.88%) RabbitMQ
14 12 (6.35%) GraphQL
14 12 (6.35%) React Native
14 12 (6.35%) YAML
15 10 (5.29%) .NET Framework
15 10 (5.29%) Flutter
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.35%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (5.82%) Mobile App
4 10 (5.29%) User Experience
5 8 (4.23%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.65%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.59%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.59%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.06%) Life Science
8 2 (1.06%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.53%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.53%) NHS
9 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.81%) Linux
2 17 (8.99%) CentOS
3 12 (6.35%) Ubuntu
4 11 (5.82%) FreeBSD
4 11 (5.82%) FreeNAS
5 10 (5.29%) Android
5 10 (5.29%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.17%) Debian
6 6 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.59%) Unix
8 1 (0.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (20.63%) Web Development
3 36 (19.05%) Front End Development
4 30 (15.87%) Software Engineering
5 29 (15.34%) DevOps
6 24 (12.70%) MVC
7 23 (12.17%) Scrum
8 20 (10.58%) E-Commerce
8 20 (10.58%) OO
8 20 (10.58%) TDD
9 19 (10.05%) Configuration Management
9 19 (10.05%) Infrastructure Management
10 17 (8.99%) BDD
11 15 (7.94%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (7.41%) OOP
13 12 (6.35%) CRM
13 12 (6.35%) Open Source
13 12 (6.35%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (6.35%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 76 (40.21%) JavaScript
2 50 (26.46%) Python
3 29 (15.34%) SQL
4 27 (14.29%) Java
5 21 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 11 (5.82%) Ruby
7 9 (4.76%) C#
8 8 (4.23%) Go
8 8 (4.23%) PowerShell
8 8 (4.23%) Scala
9 7 (3.70%) Perl
10 5 (2.65%) C++
11 4 (2.12%) C
11 4 (2.12%) Kotlin
11 4 (2.12%) PHP 7
12 2 (1.06%) ES6
13 1 (0.53%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (0.53%) AWS Certification
1 1 (0.53%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (0.53%) Degree
1 1 (0.53%) PhD
1 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) GDPR
2 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (19.58%) Docker
2 11 (5.82%) KVM
2 11 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (16.93%) Ansible
2 24 (12.70%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (12.17%) Puppet
4 16 (8.47%) Terraform
5 14 (7.41%) Kubernetes
6 11 (5.82%) Proxmox
7 5 (2.65%) Grafana
7 5 (2.65%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.53%) Salt
8 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (7.94%) Google
2 13 (6.88%) SaltStack
3 12 (6.35%) Percona
4 11 (5.82%) Atlassian
4 11 (5.82%) Red Hat
4 11 (5.82%) VMware
5 8 (4.23%) Rackspace
5 8 (4.23%) Zend
6 5 (2.65%) New Relic
7 3 (1.59%) Adobe
8 1 (0.53%) CloudEndure
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft