Period
to 12 August 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 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 42 37
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 153 230 377
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 7.30% 5.18% 6.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.16% 9.87% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 156 207 334
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £26,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 1,258 2,330 3,259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 59.99% 52.44% 52.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,119 2,021 2,828
Median annual salary £48,500 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.99% -1.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,375 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,721 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.19% +0.52% +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 12 August 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 12 August 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 +13 118 £42,500 - 16
Bradford +16 12 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Bingley - 7 £65,000 - 2
Wetherby +10 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Wakefield +6 2 £30,000 -27.27% 3
Ilkley +14 1 £48,000 -4.00% 1
Huddersfield +13 1 £35,000 -16.17% 4
Halifax - 1 £22,500 -
Otley - 1 £40,000 -
PHP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 August 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 78 (50.98%) JavaScript
2 61 (39.87%) MySQL
3 59 (38.56%) Laravel
4 52 (33.99%) Git (software)
5 50 (32.68%) CSS
6 48 (31.37%) HTML
7 43 (28.10%) Vue.js
8 41 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (23.53%) Web Development
10 35 (22.88%) AWS
11 31 (20.26%) LAMP
12 29 (18.95%) DevOps
13 27 (17.65%) MVC
14 26 (16.99%) Docker
14 26 (16.99%) Node.js
15 25 (16.34%) HTML5
15 25 (16.34%) E-Commerce
16 23 (15.03%) Python
16 23 (15.03%) Ansible
17 21 (13.73%) Front End Development
17 21 (13.73%) React
17 21 (13.73%) Symfony
18 20 (13.07%) Opscode Chef
18 20 (13.07%) Puppet
19 19 (12.42%) WordPress
19 19 (12.42%) jQuery
19 19 (12.42%) SQL
19 19 (12.42%) Linux
19 19 (12.42%) OO
20 17 (11.11%) Marketing

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 19 (12.42%) WordPress
2 16 (10.46%) CMS
3 10 (6.54%) Jadu
4 9 (5.88%) Apache
5 8 (5.23%) Confluence
5 8 (5.23%) OpenStack
6 5 (3.27%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.65%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 13 (8.50%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 35 (22.88%) AWS
2 16 (10.46%) Azure
3 12 (7.84%) IaaS
4 6 (3.92%) GCP
5 5 (3.27%) PaaS
6 3 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (0.65%) PBX
2 1 (0.65%) SMPP
2 1 (0.65%) SMS
2 1 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (39.87%) MySQL
2 8 (5.23%) MariaDB
3 6 (3.92%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.92%) RDBMS
3 6 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (1.96%) Redis
5 2 (1.31%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.65%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 52 (33.99%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.84%) JIRA
3 11 (7.19%) Bitbucket
3 11 (7.19%) Vagrant
4 8 (5.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (4.58%) gulp
5 7 (4.58%) Selenium
6 6 (3.92%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.92%) PHPUnit
6 6 (3.92%) Subversion
7 5 (3.27%) Grunt
7 5 (3.27%) webpack
8 4 (2.61%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.96%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.31%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (11.11%) Marketing
2 12 (7.84%) Finance
3 6 (3.92%) Automotive
3 6 (3.92%) Retail
4 4 (2.61%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.96%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.31%) Games
Job Titles
1 106 (69.28%) Developer
2 72 (47.06%) PHP Developer
3 21 (13.73%) Senior Developer
4 16 (10.46%) Senior PHP Developer
5 11 (7.19%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (7.19%) Web Developer
6 10 (6.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (5.88%) Lead Developer
8 8 (5.23%) Administrator
8 8 (5.23%) Full Stack Developer
8 8 (5.23%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (5.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.58%) Architect
9 7 (4.58%) AWS Architect
9 7 (4.58%) Lead PHP Developer
9 7 (4.58%) PHP Architect
9 7 (4.58%) PHP Web Developer
9 7 (4.58%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (38.56%) Laravel
2 50 (32.68%) CSS
3 48 (31.37%) HTML
4 43 (28.10%) Vue.js
5 31 (20.26%) LAMP
6 26 (16.99%) Node.js
7 25 (16.34%) HTML5
8 21 (13.73%) React
8 21 (13.73%) Symfony
9 19 (12.42%) jQuery
10 13 (8.50%) Sass
11 12 (7.84%) CSS3
12 11 (7.19%) AngularJS
13 10 (6.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (5.88%) REST
14 9 (5.88%) RESTful
15 8 (5.23%) RabbitMQ
15 8 (5.23%) SOAP
15 8 (5.23%) YAML
16 7 (4.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.19%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.54%) User Experience
3 9 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 9 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.92%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.96%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.65%) NHS
7 1 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.42%) Linux
2 14 (9.15%) CentOS
3 8 (5.23%) FreeBSD
3 8 (5.23%) FreeNAS
3 8 (5.23%) Ubuntu
4 6 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.31%) Android
5 2 (1.31%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.65%) Debian
6 1 (0.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (23.53%) Web Development
3 29 (18.95%) DevOps
4 27 (17.65%) MVC
5 25 (16.34%) E-Commerce
6 21 (13.73%) Front End Development
7 19 (12.42%) OO
8 16 (10.46%) OOP
8 16 (10.46%) Software Engineering
9 14 (9.15%) Configuration Management
9 14 (9.15%) Infrastructure Management
10 11 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (7.19%) Open Source
10 11 (7.19%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (6.54%) Content Management
11 10 (6.54%) CRM
11 10 (6.54%) SDLC
12 9 (5.88%) Coaching
12 9 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (5.88%) Enterprise Search
Programming Languages
1 78 (50.98%) JavaScript
2 23 (15.03%) Python
3 19 (12.42%) SQL
4 15 (9.80%) Bash Shell
5 12 (7.84%) Java
6 6 (3.92%) Go
6 6 (3.92%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.27%) C#
7 5 (3.27%) Ruby
8 4 (2.61%) PHP 7
8 4 (2.61%) Scala
9 3 (1.96%) Kotlin
10 2 (1.31%) ES6
11 1 (0.65%) C
11 1 (0.65%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (0.65%) Degree
1 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.58%) QA
System Software
1 26 (16.99%) Docker
2 8 (5.23%) KVM
2 8 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (15.03%) Ansible
2 20 (13.07%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (13.07%) Puppet
3 13 (8.50%) Terraform
4 12 (7.84%) Kubernetes
5 8 (5.23%) Proxmox
6 1 (0.65%) Grafana
6 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (7.84%) Zend
2 10 (6.54%) Google
3 9 (5.88%) Atlassian
4 8 (5.23%) Percona
4 8 (5.23%) Red Hat
4 8 (5.23%) SaltStack
4 8 (5.23%) VMware
5 6 (3.92%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.31%) New Relic
7 1 (0.65%) Adobe
7 1 (0.65%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.65%) WooCommerce