Period
to 26 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 36 30 65
Rank change year-on-year -6 +35 -32
Permanent jobs citing PHP 390 263 374
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.61% 7.07% 4.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.91% 12.41% 9.58%
Number of salaries quoted 297 238 310
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £24,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
75th Percentile £56,250 £50,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,022 2,120 3,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 51.24% 56.99% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,454 1,882 3,126
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,948 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +8.24% -
75th Percentile £63,125 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Yorkshire

PHP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for PHP in Yorkshire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

Salary histogram for PHP in Yorkshire

PHP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 July 2021. 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
West Yorkshire -6 231 £47,500 +11.76% 61
South Yorkshire +1 114 £43,000 +16.22% 27
North Yorkshire -7 27 £40,000 - 17
East Yorkshire -3 12 £36,250 +11.54% 3
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 246 (63.08%) JavaScript
2 220 (56.41%) MySQL
3 163 (41.79%) Docker
4 160 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
5 139 (35.64%) HTML
6 124 (31.79%) Java
7 122 (31.28%) React
8 116 (29.74%) CSS
9 104 (26.67%) Laravel
10 97 (24.87%) SQL
11 95 (24.36%) Kubernetes
12 91 (23.33%) Git (software)
13 89 (22.82%) Web Development
14 79 (20.26%) TypeScript
15 78 (20.00%) Software Engineering
16 77 (19.74%) Jenkins
17 75 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
18 74 (18.97%) Social Skills
18 74 (18.97%) DevOps
19 73 (18.72%) Redis
20 70 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
20 70 (17.95%) Azure
21 69 (17.69%) Linux
22 66 (16.92%) Python
22 66 (16.92%) Ruby
22 66 (16.92%) Node.js
23 63 (16.15%) MongoDB
23 63 (16.15%) OO
24 62 (15.90%) C#
24 62 (15.90%) Linux Command Line

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 29 (7.44%) WordPress
2 20 (5.13%) CMS
3 15 (3.85%) Confluence
4 11 (2.82%) Apache
5 6 (1.54%) Moodle
5 6 (1.54%) nginx
6 5 (1.28%) Drupal
7 4 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.03%) JBoss
8 2 (0.51%) Jadu
9 1 (0.26%) IIS
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (1.03%) Adobe XD
1 4 (1.03%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.77%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.77%) Sketch
3 2 (0.51%) Figma
Business Applications
1 11 (2.82%) SAP Business One
2 9 (2.31%) Shopify
3 7 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 70 (17.95%) Azure
2 55 (14.10%) AWS
3 44 (11.28%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 44 (11.28%) Datadog
3 44 (11.28%) Pulumi
4 13 (3.33%) PaaS
5 12 (3.08%) GCP
6 5 (1.28%) GitHub
6 5 (1.28%) npm
6 5 (1.28%) SaaS
7 4 (1.03%) Serverless
8 3 (0.77%) IaaS
9 2 (0.51%) Amazon EKS
9 2 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.51%) Cloudflare
10 1 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.26%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.26%) Stripe
10 1 (0.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.41%) Internet
2 14 (3.59%) Firewall
3 13 (3.33%) VPN
4 9 (2.31%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (1.54%) Intranet
6 5 (1.28%) BGP
6 5 (1.28%) DNS
6 5 (1.28%) DSL
6 5 (1.28%) Ethernet VPN
6 5 (1.28%) IPsec
6 5 (1.28%) MPLS
6 5 (1.28%) OSPF
6 5 (1.28%) VXLAN
7 4 (1.03%) DHCP
8 2 (0.51%) Broadband
9 1 (0.26%) 4G
9 1 (0.26%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.26%) LAN
9 1 (0.26%) SMS
9 1 (0.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (56.41%) MySQL
2 73 (18.72%) Redis
3 63 (16.15%) MongoDB
4 49 (12.56%) Azure SQL Database
5 47 (12.05%) MariaDB
5 47 (12.05%) PostgreSQL
6 33 (8.46%) SQL Server
7 29 (7.44%) NoSQL
8 15 (3.85%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.28%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.26%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 91 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 77 (19.74%) Jenkins
3 44 (11.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (8.21%) webpack
5 27 (6.92%) PHPUnit
6 22 (5.64%) JIRA
7 18 (4.62%) Babel
8 13 (3.33%) gulp
9 5 (1.28%) Bitbucket
9 5 (1.28%) Grunt
9 5 (1.28%) minitest
9 5 (1.28%) Mocha
9 5 (1.28%) RSpec
10 3 (0.77%) GitLab
11 2 (0.51%) CircleCI
11 2 (0.51%) Subversion
11 2 (0.51%) Xdebug
12 1 (0.26%) Selenium
12 1 (0.26%) Visual Composer
12 1 (0.26%) WebDriver
General
1 74 (18.97%) Social Skills
2 32 (8.21%) Games
3 27 (6.92%) Finance
4 24 (6.15%) Influencing Skills
5 12 (3.08%) Marketing
5 12 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.82%) Billing
7 8 (2.05%) Automotive
8 7 (1.79%) Retail
9 6 (1.54%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (0.77%) Public Sector
12 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.26%) Advertising
13 1 (0.26%) Electronics
13 1 (0.26%) Legal
13 1 (0.26%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 217 (55.64%) Developer
2 110 (28.21%) PHP Developer
3 54 (13.85%) Senior Developer
4 50 (12.82%) Web Developer
5 49 (12.56%) Software Engineer
6 45 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
7 44 (11.28%) Azure DevOps
7 44 (11.28%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 44 (11.28%) Azure Engineer
8 36 (9.23%) Senior PHP Developer
9 32 (8.21%) Backend Developer
10 24 (6.15%) Senior Backend Developer
10 24 (6.15%) Senior Software Engineer
11 21 (5.38%) JavaScript Engineer
12 18 (4.62%) Games Engineer
13 14 (3.59%) Software Developer
14 13 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
14 13 (3.33%) Senior Web Developer
15 12 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
15 12 (3.08%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (35.64%) HTML
2 122 (31.28%) React
3 116 (29.74%) CSS
4 104 (26.67%) Laravel
5 66 (16.92%) Node.js
6 61 (15.64%) AngularJS
7 52 (13.33%) Vue.js
8 50 (12.82%) Symfony
9 48 (12.31%) RESTful
10 40 (10.26%) HTML5
11 39 (10.00%) SOAP
12 35 (8.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 34 (8.72%) GraphQL
14 30 (7.69%) Sass
15 27 (6.92%) jQuery
16 26 (6.67%) Kafka
16 26 (6.67%) REST
17 25 (6.41%) LAMP
18 24 (6.15%) CSS3
19 23 (5.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 62 (15.90%) Linux Command Line
2 38 (9.74%) Mobile App
3 32 (8.21%) User Experience
4 22 (5.64%) Legacy Code
5 16 (4.10%) Legacy Systems
6 15 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (2.31%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.54%) e-Learning
9 6 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.03%) Social Media
11 2 (0.51%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.51%) SCORM
12 1 (0.26%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.26%) FMCG
12 1 (0.26%) PDA
12 1 (0.26%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.26%) Smart City
12 1 (0.26%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 69 (17.69%) Linux
2 16 (4.10%) Windows
3 15 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.33%) Windows Server 2019
5 10 (2.56%) Debian
6 8 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.79%) Ubuntu
8 6 (1.54%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.54%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.51%) CentOS
10 1 (0.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (22.82%) Web Development
3 78 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 75 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
5 74 (18.97%) DevOps
6 63 (16.15%) OO
7 61 (15.64%) MVC
8 57 (14.62%) OOP
9 51 (13.08%) Web Application Development
10 48 (12.31%) Analytics
11 47 (12.05%) Infrastructure as Code
11 47 (12.05%) TDD
12 45 (11.54%) Configuration Management
13 38 (9.74%) Project Management
14 36 (9.23%) Scrum
15 35 (8.97%) SOLID
16 30 (7.69%) E-Commerce
16 30 (7.69%) Unit Testing
17 28 (7.18%) API Integration
18 27 (6.92%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 246 (63.08%) JavaScript
2 124 (31.79%) Java
3 97 (24.87%) SQL
4 79 (20.26%) TypeScript
5 66 (16.92%) Python
5 66 (16.92%) Ruby
6 62 (15.90%) C#
7 52 (13.33%) Go
8 48 (12.31%) Bash Shell
9 45 (11.54%) PowerShell
10 44 (11.28%) Groovy
11 26 (6.67%) Kotlin
12 15 (3.85%) Scala
13 11 (2.82%) PL/SQL
13 11 (2.82%) XPath
14 9 (2.31%) ES6
14 9 (2.31%) PHP 7
15 8 (2.05%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.77%) Perl
17 2 (0.51%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (4.62%) Degree
2 5 (1.28%) CCNP
2 5 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (1.28%) JNCIP
3 1 (0.26%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.62%) QA
2 4 (1.03%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.26%) GDPR
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 163 (41.79%) Docker
2 8 (2.05%) KVM
3 5 (1.28%) FreeRADIUS
4 2 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 95 (24.36%) Kubernetes
2 70 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (14.36%) Prometheus
4 55 (14.10%) Terraform
5 51 (13.08%) Puppet
6 47 (12.05%) Ansible
7 44 (11.28%) Grafana
8 26 (6.67%) Graphite
9 8 (2.05%) Rancher
10 5 (1.28%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 46 (11.79%) New Relic
2 44 (11.28%) SaltStack
3 25 (6.41%) Oracle
4 23 (5.90%) Microsoft
5 20 (5.13%) WooCommerce
6 17 (4.36%) Atlassian
7 16 (4.10%) Google
8 15 (3.85%) BT
9 12 (3.08%) SAP
9 12 (3.08%) Splunk
10 11 (2.82%) Sage
11 10 (2.56%) Adobe
12 6 (1.54%) Cisco
13 5 (1.28%) Juniper
13 5 (1.28%) Zend
14 3 (0.77%) Apple
14 3 (0.77%) Facebook
14 3 (0.77%) Twitter
15 2 (0.51%) Red Hat
16 1 (0.26%) Brio