Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 37 28 56
Rank change year-on-year -9 +28 -17
Permanent jobs citing PHP 427 218 336
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.39% 8.15% 4.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.17% 14.08% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 303 209 298
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,950 £23,925
25th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £30,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
75th Percentile £60,000 £47,500 £51,875
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 3,243 1,548 3,383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 48.56% 57.85% 48.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2,590 1,390 2,753
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,000 £27,477
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £63,354
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -12 293 £45,000 +5.88% 60
South Yorkshire -3 105 £47,500 +30.14% 19
North Yorkshire -13 27 £42,250 -6.11% 9
East Yorkshire -15 3 £45,000 +29.50% 4
PHP
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 232 (54.33%) JavaScript
2 220 (51.52%) MySQL
3 156 (36.53%) Docker
4 152 (35.60%) Agile Software Development
5 126 (29.51%) Java
5 126 (29.51%) React
6 121 (28.34%) CSS
7 114 (26.70%) Software Engineering
8 110 (25.76%) HTML
9 87 (20.37%) SQL
10 86 (20.14%) Linux
11 80 (18.74%) DevOps
11 80 (18.74%) Node.js
12 78 (18.27%) Kubernetes
12 78 (18.27%) Git (software)
13 76 (17.80%) Web Development
13 76 (17.80%) Redis
13 76 (17.80%) Jenkins
13 76 (17.80%) TypeScript
14 70 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
15 69 (16.16%) Laravel
15 69 (16.16%) AWS
16 67 (15.69%) Opscode Chef
17 66 (15.46%) Go
17 66 (15.46%) AngularJS
18 64 (14.99%) Social Skills
18 64 (14.99%) TDD
19 63 (14.75%) MongoDB
20 60 (14.05%) Ruby
21 59 (13.82%) Azure

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 31 (7.26%) WordPress
2 23 (5.39%) CMS
3 20 (4.68%) Apache
4 15 (3.51%) Confluence
5 11 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.64%) Drupal
7 6 (1.41%) nginx
8 4 (0.94%) JBoss
9 3 (0.70%) Moodle
10 1 (0.23%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (1.41%) Adobe XD
3 4 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.70%) Sketch
5 1 (0.23%) Figma
5 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (5.15%) SAP Business One
2 6 (1.41%) Magento
3 3 (0.70%) Shopify
4 2 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 69 (16.16%) AWS
2 59 (13.82%) Azure
3 34 (7.96%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 34 (7.96%) Datadog
3 34 (7.96%) Pulumi
4 22 (5.15%) GCP
5 16 (3.75%) SaaS
6 14 (3.28%) PaaS
7 10 (2.34%) Google Analytics
7 10 (2.34%) Google Tag Manager
8 9 (2.11%) Adobe Analytics
8 9 (2.11%) Google Data Studio
8 9 (2.11%) Google Sheets
8 9 (2.11%) Power Platform
8 9 (2.11%) Serverless
9 7 (1.64%) GitHub
10 6 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (1.17%) npm
12 4 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.70%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.22%) Firewall
1 18 (4.22%) VPN
1 18 (4.22%) Wi-Fi
2 16 (3.75%) Internet
3 3 (0.70%) HTTP
3 3 (0.70%) Intranet
3 3 (0.70%) SAN
4 1 (0.23%) DNS
4 1 (0.23%) Skype
4 1 (0.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (51.52%) MySQL
2 76 (17.80%) Redis
3 63 (14.75%) MongoDB
4 40 (9.37%) MariaDB
5 38 (8.90%) NoSQL
6 35 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
7 34 (7.96%) Azure SQL Database
8 32 (7.49%) SQL Server
9 21 (4.92%) Relational Database
10 9 (2.11%) Power BI
10 9 (2.11%) Tableau
11 5 (1.17%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.23%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.23%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 78 (18.27%) Git (software)
2 76 (17.80%) Jenkins
3 38 (8.90%) webpack
4 34 (7.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (6.32%) JIRA
6 21 (4.92%) Babel
7 12 (2.81%) gulp
8 9 (2.11%) PHPUnit
9 7 (1.64%) Bitbucket
10 6 (1.41%) GitLab
10 6 (1.41%) Grunt
11 5 (1.17%) CircleCI
11 5 (1.17%) minitest
11 5 (1.17%) Mocha
11 5 (1.17%) RSpec
12 4 (0.94%) Selenium
13 3 (0.70%) Cypress.io
13 3 (0.70%) JMeter
13 3 (0.70%) TestCafe
13 3 (0.70%) WebLOAD
General
1 64 (14.99%) Social Skills
2 22 (5.15%) Finance
2 22 (5.15%) Marketing
3 20 (4.68%) Games
4 11 (2.58%) Billing
5 8 (1.87%) Influencing Skills
5 8 (1.87%) Law
5 8 (1.87%) Retail
6 5 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.17%) Public Sector
7 3 (0.70%) Automotive
7 3 (0.70%) Banking
7 3 (0.70%) Documentation Skills
7 3 (0.70%) Organisational Skills
8 2 (0.47%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
9 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 239 (55.97%) Developer
2 141 (33.02%) PHP Developer
3 57 (13.35%) Software Engineer
4 40 (9.37%) Web Developer
5 35 (8.20%) Azure Engineer
6 34 (7.96%) Azure DevOps
6 34 (7.96%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 34 (7.96%) DevOps Engineer
7 31 (7.26%) Consultant
8 29 (6.79%) Senior Software Engineer
9 25 (5.85%) Full Stack Developer
10 23 (5.39%) Senior Developer
11 21 (4.92%) Senior PHP Developer
12 20 (4.68%) JavaScript Engineer
13 19 (4.45%) Backend Developer
13 19 (4.45%) Games Engineer
14 18 (4.22%) Linux Engineer
15 17 (3.98%) Architect
15 17 (3.98%) JavaScript Developer
15 17 (3.98%) PHP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (29.51%) React
2 121 (28.34%) CSS
3 110 (25.76%) HTML
4 80 (18.74%) Node.js
5 69 (16.16%) Laravel
6 66 (15.46%) AngularJS
7 48 (11.24%) Vue.js
8 42 (9.84%) LAMP
8 42 (9.84%) Symfony
9 40 (9.37%) REST
9 40 (9.37%) Sass
10 38 (8.90%) Web Services
11 37 (8.67%) RESTful
12 35 (8.20%) GraphQL
13 34 (7.96%) ARM Templates
14 33 (7.73%) .NET
14 33 (7.73%) SOAP
15 31 (7.26%) Kafka
16 30 (7.03%) XML
17 28 (6.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.48%) Linux Command Line
2 43 (10.07%) User Experience
3 38 (8.90%) Mobile App
4 36 (8.43%) Greenfield Project
5 23 (5.39%) Legacy Code
6 19 (4.45%) Management Information System
7 18 (4.22%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (3.04%) e-Learning
8 13 (3.04%) Legacy Systems
9 9 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (0.94%) Social Media
11 3 (0.70%) Online Banking
12 2 (0.47%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.47%) Tandem
13 1 (0.23%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.23%) FMCG
13 1 (0.23%) PlayStation
13 1 (0.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 86 (20.14%) Linux
2 21 (4.92%) Windows
2 21 (4.92%) Windows Server
3 18 (4.22%) Debian
3 18 (4.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (4.22%) Windows Server 2019
4 7 (1.64%) Android
4 7 (1.64%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.41%) CentOS
5 6 (1.41%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (35.60%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (26.70%) Software Engineering
3 80 (18.74%) DevOps
4 76 (17.80%) Web Development
5 70 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
6 64 (14.99%) TDD
7 52 (12.18%) Analytics
8 47 (11.01%) E-Commerce
8 47 (11.01%) Infrastructure as Code
9 44 (10.30%) SOLID
10 43 (10.07%) MVC
10 43 (10.07%) OOP
11 42 (9.84%) Full Stack Development
11 42 (9.84%) OO
11 42 (9.84%) Web Application Development
12 40 (9.37%) ERP
13 39 (9.13%) Configuration Management
14 38 (8.90%) Scrum
15 37 (8.67%) Test Automation
16 33 (7.73%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 232 (54.33%) JavaScript
2 126 (29.51%) Java
3 87 (20.37%) SQL
4 76 (17.80%) TypeScript
5 66 (15.46%) Go
6 60 (14.05%) Ruby
7 59 (13.82%) Python
8 45 (10.54%) C#
9 36 (8.43%) Bash Shell
9 36 (8.43%) Kotlin
10 35 (8.20%) PowerShell
11 34 (7.96%) Groovy
12 22 (5.15%) XPath
13 18 (4.22%) Shell Script
14 17 (3.98%) Scala
15 13 (3.04%) Dart
15 13 (3.04%) ES6
16 11 (2.58%) PL/SQL
17 9 (2.11%) R
18 7 (1.64%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 14 (3.28%) Degree
2 9 (2.11%) Analytics IQ
3 5 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.47%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.22%) QA
2 3 (0.70%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 156 (36.53%) Docker
2 18 (4.22%) KVM
3 3 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.23%) Varnish
4 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 78 (18.27%) Kubernetes
2 67 (15.69%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (11.24%) Prometheus
4 45 (10.54%) Terraform
5 43 (10.07%) Puppet
6 37 (8.67%) Ansible
7 34 (7.96%) Grafana
8 30 (7.03%) Graphite
9 18 (4.22%) Rancher
10 9 (2.11%) Matomo
11 3 (0.70%) Check_MK
12 1 (0.23%) cPanel
Vendors
1 36 (8.43%) New Relic
2 34 (7.96%) SaltStack
3 32 (7.49%) Microsoft
4 31 (7.26%) Oracle
5 28 (6.56%) Google
6 24 (5.62%) WooCommerce
7 22 (5.15%) Sage
7 22 (5.15%) SAP
8 20 (4.68%) Adobe
9 16 (3.75%) Atlassian
10 15 (3.51%) BT
11 14 (3.28%) Splunk
12 11 (2.58%) Apple
13 9 (2.11%) Snowplow
14 4 (0.94%) Cisco
14 4 (0.94%) Zend
15 3 (0.70%) HP
15 3 (0.70%) Red Hat
15 3 (0.70%) Veeam
15 3 (0.70%) VMware