Period
to 18 August 2018

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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 23 36
Rank change year-on-year -11 +13 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 617 833 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.68% 8.03% 6.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.49% 14.59% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 524 747 590
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -1.35% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,725
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 4,940 5,709 5,892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 53.50% 55.06% 50.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4,271 4,931 4,987
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Yorkshire

PHP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for PHP in Yorkshire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

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 18 August 2018. 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 -6 374 £42,500 +13.33% 58
South Yorkshire +5 115 £37,500 +10.29% 38
North Yorkshire -21 90 £32,500 -7.14% 22
East Yorkshire +13 14 £30,000 - 7
Humberside - 4 £30,000 -
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, 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.

1 289 (46.84%) JavaScript
2 273 (44.25%) Agile Software Development
3 254 (41.17%) HTML
4 253 (41.00%) MySQL
5 244 (39.55%) CSS
6 203 (32.90%) Java
7 172 (27.88%) MVC
8 152 (24.64%) Python
9 145 (23.50%) C#
10 136 (22.04%) Retail
10 136 (22.04%) Web Development
10 136 (22.04%) jQuery
11 128 (20.75%) Git (software)
12 110 (17.83%) OOP
13 104 (16.86%) TDD
14 98 (15.88%) Linux
15 97 (15.72%) Laravel
16 90 (14.59%) SQL
16 90 (14.59%) Finance
17 86 (13.94%) Software Engineering
18 85 (13.78%) E-Commerce
19 83 (13.45%) OO
19 83 (13.45%) HTML5
20 81 (13.13%) LAMP
21 79 (12.80%) DevOps
22 73 (11.83%) AngularJS
23 70 (11.35%) .NET
24 68 (11.02%) Google
25 65 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
26 64 (10.37%) Mentoring

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 52 (8.43%) WordPress
2 37 (6.00%) Apache
3 35 (5.67%) CMS
4 31 (5.02%) Drupal
5 25 (4.05%) Tomcat
6 21 (3.40%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (2.43%) nginx
8 13 (2.11%) SharePoint
9 11 (1.78%) Joomla!
10 6 (0.97%) ExpressionEngine
11 5 (0.81%) concrete5
11 5 (0.81%) Confluence
12 4 (0.65%) OpenEdge
13 3 (0.49%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.49%) ColdFusion
14 2 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.32%) JBoss
15 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
15 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (1.78%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.49%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 39 (6.32%) Magento
2 4 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.49%) Shopify
4 2 (0.32%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.16%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 65 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (7.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.62%) G Suite
3 10 (1.62%) Office 365
3 10 (1.62%) Sage Pay
3 10 (1.62%) Slack
4 9 (1.46%) npm
5 6 (0.97%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.81%) Serverless
7 4 (0.65%) SaaS
8 3 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.32%) Cloudflare
9 2 (0.32%) GitHub
9 2 (0.32%) Loggly
9 2 (0.32%) Rackspace Cloud
9 2 (0.32%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.16%) Heroku
10 1 (0.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.81%) DNS
1 5 (0.81%) HTTP
2 3 (0.49%) SMS
3 2 (0.32%) Internet
4 1 (0.16%) Broadband
4 1 (0.16%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.16%) LAN
4 1 (0.16%) VLAN
4 1 (0.16%) VPN
4 1 (0.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (41.00%) MySQL
2 53 (8.59%) NoSQL
3 47 (7.62%) SQL Server
4 41 (6.65%) MongoDB
5 28 (4.54%) Redis
5 28 (4.54%) Relational Database
6 21 (3.40%) CouchDB
7 15 (2.43%) SQLite
8 7 (1.13%) Couchbase
9 6 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.97%) Power BI
9 6 (0.97%) QlikView
9 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.49%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 128 (20.75%) Git (software)
2 42 (6.81%) Jenkins
3 25 (4.05%) PHPUnit
4 24 (3.89%) Selenium
5 22 (3.57%) Subversion
6 19 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (1.94%) Cucumber
7 12 (1.94%) JMeter
8 11 (1.78%) Appium
8 11 (1.78%) Buildbot
8 11 (1.78%) gulp
8 11 (1.78%) Ranorex
8 11 (1.78%) SoapUI
9 10 (1.62%) Gatling
9 10 (1.62%) Mercurial
9 10 (1.62%) NeoLoad
9 10 (1.62%) WATIR
9 10 (1.62%) WebLOAD
10 9 (1.46%) JUnit
10 9 (1.46%) SonarQube
General
1 136 (22.04%) Retail
2 90 (14.59%) Finance
3 46 (7.46%) Marketing
4 39 (6.32%) Advertising
5 19 (3.08%) Games
6 15 (2.43%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.62%) Back Office
8 4 (0.65%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.32%) Automotive
10 1 (0.16%) Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 472 (76.50%) Developer
2 254 (41.17%) PHP Developer
3 125 (20.26%) Senior Developer
4 72 (11.67%) Senior PHP Developer
5 64 (10.37%) Web Developer
6 38 (6.16%) JavaScript Developer
7 36 (5.83%) PHP Web Developer
8 33 (5.35%) Java Developer
8 33 (5.35%) Software Engineer
9 31 (5.02%) Junior
10 30 (4.86%) Software Developer
11 28 (4.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 27 (4.38%) .NET Developer
13 26 (4.21%) Junior Developer
14 22 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
14 22 (3.57%) Lead Developer
14 22 (3.57%) PHP Software Engineer
15 20 (3.24%) Applications Developer
16 17 (2.76%) Linux Engineer
17 16 (2.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (41.17%) HTML
2 244 (39.55%) CSS
3 136 (22.04%) jQuery
4 97 (15.72%) Laravel
5 83 (13.45%) HTML5
6 81 (13.13%) LAMP
7 73 (11.83%) AngularJS
8 70 (11.35%) .NET
9 58 (9.40%) CSS3
10 56 (9.08%) Node.js
11 54 (8.75%) Sass
12 53 (8.59%) React
13 50 (8.10%) RESTful
14 47 (7.62%) Web Services
15 44 (7.13%) Spring
15 44 (7.13%) Symfony
15 44 (7.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 35 (5.67%) ASP.NET
17 32 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
18 28 (4.54%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (6.32%) Mobile App
3 36 (5.83%) User Experience
4 29 (4.70%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (2.27%) EPoS
7 9 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (1.13%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.97%) Graphic Design
10 4 (0.65%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.49%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.49%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.49%) W3C
12 2 (0.32%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.32%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.32%) Fintech
12 2 (0.32%) Photography
12 2 (0.32%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 98 (15.88%) Linux
2 26 (4.21%) Unix
3 25 (4.05%) Android
4 18 (2.92%) Apple iOS
5 17 (2.76%) CentOS
5 17 (2.76%) Windows
6 10 (1.62%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.81%) Debian
8 4 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (44.25%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (27.88%) MVC
3 136 (22.04%) Web Development
4 110 (17.83%) OOP
5 104 (16.86%) TDD
6 86 (13.94%) Software Engineering
7 85 (13.78%) E-Commerce
8 83 (13.45%) OO
9 79 (12.80%) DevOps
10 64 (10.37%) Mentoring
11 60 (9.72%) Front End Development
12 54 (8.75%) SDLC
13 49 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
13 49 (7.94%) Problem-Solving
13 49 (7.94%) Scrum
14 41 (6.65%) Test Automation
15 40 (6.48%) OO PHP
16 36 (5.83%) BDD
17 34 (5.51%) Unit Testing
18 26 (4.21%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 289 (46.84%) JavaScript
2 203 (32.90%) Java
3 152 (24.64%) Python
4 145 (23.50%) C#
5 90 (14.59%) SQL
6 34 (5.51%) C++
7 30 (4.86%) Ruby
8 25 (4.05%) Scala
9 23 (3.73%) PHP 7
10 22 (3.57%) Perl
11 21 (3.40%) Bash Shell
11 21 (3.40%) C
12 19 (3.08%) VB.NET
13 17 (2.76%) PHP 5
14 14 (2.27%) VB
15 13 (2.11%) Go
16 7 (1.13%) Groovy
16 7 (1.13%) Java 8
16 7 (1.13%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (6.32%) Degree
2 13 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (0.49%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.32%) OCP
5 2 (0.32%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.16%) CCNA
6 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.16%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.16%) OCA
6 1 (0.16%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (9.89%) QA
2 2 (0.32%) GDPR
2 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (7.78%) Docker
2 6 (0.97%) Varnish
3 3 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 45 (7.29%) Ansible
2 43 (6.97%) Puppet
3 28 (4.54%) ZABBIX
4 18 (2.92%) Cacti
4 18 (2.92%) Munin
5 15 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (1.94%) Terraform
7 9 (1.46%) Kubernetes
7 9 (1.46%) Rancher
8 8 (1.30%) Xymon
9 6 (0.97%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.32%) Cobbler
10 2 (0.32%) Nagios
10 2 (0.32%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.16%) cPanel
11 1 (0.16%) logstash
11 1 (0.16%) Oozie
Vendors
1 68 (11.02%) Google
2 55 (8.91%) Zend
3 47 (7.62%) Twitter
4 37 (6.00%) Oracle
5 34 (5.51%) Microsoft
6 14 (2.27%) Red Hat
7 12 (1.94%) SaltStack
8 11 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (1.62%) PayPal
10 9 (1.46%) Cisco
10 9 (1.46%) Xamarin
11 6 (0.97%) Capita
11 6 (0.97%) Cognos
11 6 (0.97%) Facebook
11 6 (0.97%) Informatica
11 6 (0.97%) MuleSoft
11 6 (0.97%) Tableau
12 5 (0.81%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.81%) Vertica
12 5 (0.81%) WorldPay