Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 32 34 55
Rank change year-on-year +2 +21 -32
Permanent jobs citing PHP 316 337 354
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.50% 6.25% 4.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.46% 11.95% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 301 297 300
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
75th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £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 2,537 2,820 3,873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 52.20% 52.29% 51.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2,188 2,489 3,249
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £60,000
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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -9 167 £45,000 +12.50% 40
South Yorkshire -4 90 £43,000 +22.86% 20
East Yorkshire +1 25 £35,000 - 7
North Yorkshire +19 24 £35,000 -17.65% 19
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 240 (75.95%) JavaScript
2 179 (56.65%) MySQL
3 145 (45.89%) Laravel
4 139 (43.99%) HTML
5 123 (38.92%) Docker
6 115 (36.39%) CSS
7 110 (34.81%) Agile Software Development
8 88 (27.85%) Git (software)
9 83 (26.27%) Azure
10 78 (24.68%) Python
11 77 (24.37%) SQL
12 73 (23.10%) Linux Command Line
13 70 (22.15%) Problem-Solving
13 70 (22.15%) Web Development
14 66 (20.89%) Java
14 66 (20.89%) C#
14 66 (20.89%) DevOps
15 65 (20.57%) MVC
16 63 (19.94%) Kubernetes
17 56 (17.72%) Terraform
18 54 (17.09%) PostgreSQL
18 54 (17.09%) Ruby
18 54 (17.09%) Bash Shell
19 53 (16.77%) Azure SQL Database
19 53 (16.77%) AWS
19 53 (16.77%) Linux
20 51 (16.14%) OO
20 51 (16.14%) TypeScript
21 50 (15.82%) Go
21 50 (15.82%) Ansible

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 27 (8.54%) WordPress
2 10 (3.16%) CMS
3 6 (1.90%) Moodle
4 5 (1.58%) Jadu
5 2 (0.63%) Drupal
5 2 (0.63%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.32%) Apache
6 1 (0.32%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.32%) IIS
6 1 (0.32%) nginx
6 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.95%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.63%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.32%) Figma
Business Applications
1 14 (4.43%) Shopify
2 9 (2.85%) Magento
3 3 (0.95%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.63%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 83 (26.27%) Azure
2 53 (16.77%) AWS
3 48 (15.19%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 48 (15.19%) Datadog
3 48 (15.19%) Pulumi
4 9 (2.85%) GitHub
5 4 (1.27%) GCP
5 4 (1.27%) SaaS
6 3 (0.95%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (0.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.63%) IaaS
7 2 (0.63%) Serverless
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (0.32%) npm
8 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.38%) Internet
2 9 (2.85%) Firewall
3 8 (2.53%) BGP
3 8 (2.53%) DSL
3 8 (2.53%) IPsec
3 8 (2.53%) MPLS
3 8 (2.53%) OSPF
3 8 (2.53%) VPN
3 8 (2.53%) VXLAN
4 6 (1.90%) DHCP
4 6 (1.90%) DNS
5 5 (1.58%) Intranet
6 3 (0.95%) Broadband
7 1 (0.32%) 3G
7 1 (0.32%) 4G
7 1 (0.32%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.32%) LAN
7 1 (0.32%) SMS
7 1 (0.32%) VoIP
7 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (56.65%) MySQL
2 54 (17.09%) PostgreSQL
3 53 (16.77%) Azure SQL Database
4 49 (15.51%) MongoDB
5 48 (15.19%) MariaDB
5 48 (15.19%) Redis
6 15 (4.75%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.27%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 88 (27.85%) Git (software)
2 49 (15.51%) Jenkins
3 48 (15.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (7.59%) PHPUnit
5 15 (4.75%) webpack
6 12 (3.80%) gulp
7 7 (2.22%) Subversion
8 3 (0.95%) Grunt
8 3 (0.95%) JIRA
9 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.32%) Codeception
9 1 (0.32%) JSUnit
9 1 (0.32%) Moq
9 1 (0.32%) Selenium
9 1 (0.32%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (6.33%) Games
2 18 (5.70%) Finance
3 15 (4.75%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.48%) Marketing
5 9 (2.85%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.53%) Retail
7 5 (1.58%) Automotive
7 5 (1.58%) Public Sector
8 3 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.63%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 241 (76.27%) Developer
2 113 (35.76%) PHP Developer
3 60 (18.99%) Senior Developer
4 49 (15.51%) DevOps Engineer
5 48 (15.19%) Azure DevOps
5 48 (15.19%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 48 (15.19%) Azure Engineer
6 43 (13.61%) Web Developer
7 28 (8.86%) Senior PHP Developer
8 23 (7.28%) Backend Developer
9 22 (6.96%) Senior Backend Developer
10 20 (6.33%) Software Developer
11 19 (6.01%) JavaScript Developer
12 18 (5.70%) PHP Laravel Developer
13 17 (5.38%) Lead Developer
14 15 (4.75%) Senior Web Developer
15 14 (4.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 14 (4.43%) Junior
16 13 (4.11%) Junior Developer
17 10 (3.16%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (45.89%) Laravel
2 139 (43.99%) HTML
3 115 (36.39%) CSS
4 48 (15.19%) HTML5
4 48 (15.19%) React
5 45 (14.24%) Vue.js
6 38 (12.03%) AngularJS
7 33 (10.44%) Node.js
8 32 (10.13%) RESTful
8 32 (10.13%) Symfony
8 32 (10.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 31 (9.81%) Sass
10 30 (9.49%) CSS3
11 23 (7.28%) jQuery
12 19 (6.01%) SOAP
13 17 (5.38%) JSON
14 13 (4.11%) LESS
15 11 (3.48%) .NET
15 11 (3.48%) REST
16 9 (2.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 73 (23.10%) Linux Command Line
2 26 (8.23%) Greenfield Project
2 26 (8.23%) Mobile App
3 17 (5.38%) User Experience
4 6 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (1.90%) e-Learning
5 3 (0.95%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.63%) Learning Management System
6 2 (0.63%) SCORM
6 2 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.32%) Animation
7 1 (0.32%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.32%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (0.32%) PDA
7 1 (0.32%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.32%) Smart City
7 1 (0.32%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (16.77%) Linux
2 12 (3.80%) Windows
3 10 (3.16%) Ubuntu
3 10 (3.16%) Windows Server
4 9 (2.85%) Windows 10
5 8 (2.53%) Windows Server 2019
6 6 (1.90%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.63%) CentOS
8 2 (0.63%) Debian
9 1 (0.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (34.81%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (22.15%) Problem-Solving
2 70 (22.15%) Web Development
3 66 (20.89%) DevOps
4 65 (20.57%) MVC
5 51 (16.14%) OO
6 49 (15.51%) Configuration Management
6 49 (15.51%) Infrastructure as Code
7 48 (15.19%) Analytics
7 48 (15.19%) Web Application Development
8 39 (12.34%) OOP
9 32 (10.13%) E-Commerce
10 31 (9.81%) API Integration
11 20 (6.33%) Front End Development
12 18 (5.70%) Innovative Thinking
12 18 (5.70%) Scrum
12 18 (5.70%) Unit Testing
13 17 (5.38%) OOD
13 17 (5.38%) Project Management
14 15 (4.75%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 240 (75.95%) JavaScript
2 78 (24.68%) Python
3 77 (24.37%) SQL
4 66 (20.89%) C#
4 66 (20.89%) Java
5 54 (17.09%) Bash Shell
5 54 (17.09%) Ruby
6 51 (16.14%) TypeScript
7 50 (15.82%) Go
8 48 (15.19%) Groovy
8 48 (15.19%) PowerShell
9 16 (5.06%) ES6
10 10 (3.16%) PHP 7
11 3 (0.95%) Scala
12 2 (0.63%) C
12 2 (0.63%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.32%) C++
13 1 (0.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (5.38%) Degree
2 8 (2.53%) CCNP
2 8 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (2.53%) JNCIP
3 4 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.32%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.58%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) GDPR
2 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 123 (38.92%) Docker
2 8 (2.53%) FreeRADIUS
3 3 (0.95%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.32%) Firmware
5 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 63 (19.94%) Kubernetes
2 56 (17.72%) Terraform
3 50 (15.82%) Ansible
3 50 (15.82%) Puppet
4 48 (15.19%) Grafana
4 48 (15.19%) Opscode Chef
4 48 (15.19%) Prometheus
5 8 (2.53%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 49 (15.51%) New Relic
2 48 (15.19%) SaltStack
3 11 (3.48%) Zend
4 8 (2.53%) Cisco
4 8 (2.53%) Juniper
4 8 (2.53%) Microsoft
5 5 (1.58%) Google
6 4 (1.27%) Adobe
6 4 (1.27%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.63%) OutSystems
7 2 (0.63%) SAP
7 2 (0.63%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.63%) VMware
7 2 (0.63%) WooCommerce
8 1 (0.32%) Apple
8 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.32%) Sage
8 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.32%) UiPath