The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 38 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 39 47 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.08% 6.58% 6.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.25% 6.82% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 32 47 27
Average salary £24,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
PHP Developer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
743 689 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.87% 96.50% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 636 583 424
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Sheffield region.

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Sheffield

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 86 (100.00%) PHP
2 56 (65.12%) JavaScript
3 55 (63.95%) MySQL
4 50 (58.14%) CSS
5 35 (40.70%) HTML
5 35 (40.70%) MVC
6 34 (39.53%) OOP
7 31 (36.05%) OO
8 27 (31.40%) Zend
9 26 (30.23%) jQuery
10 23 (26.74%) Unit Testing
11 21 (24.42%) XML
12 19 (22.09%) Git (software)
12 19 (22.09%) TDD
13 18 (20.93%) PHP5
14 17 (19.77%) CSS3
14 17 (19.77%) Linux
15 16 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (18.60%) SQL
15 16 (18.60%) .NET
15 16 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (17.44%) CodeIgniter
17 14 (16.28%) LAMP
18 13 (15.12%) Subversion
18 13 (15.12%) Apache
19 11 (12.79%) Web Services
19 11 (12.79%) Marketing
19 11 (12.79%) CakePHP
19 11 (12.79%) HTML5
19 11 (12.79%) OO PHP

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (15.12%) Apache
2 9 (10.47%) IIS
3 8 (9.30%) SharePoint
3 8 (9.30%) CMS
4 6 (6.98%) Drupal
5 3 (3.49%) WordPress
6 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Photoshop
1 5 (5.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (63.95%) MySQL
2 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.16%) MS Access
3 1 (1.16%) Redis
3 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (22.09%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.12%) Subversion
3 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.16%) JUnit
General
1 11 (12.79%) Marketing
2 6 (6.98%) Finance
3 5 (5.81%) Advertising
4 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (58.14%) CSS
2 35 (40.70%) HTML
3 26 (30.23%) jQuery
4 21 (24.42%) XML
5 17 (19.77%) CSS3
6 16 (18.60%) .NET
7 15 (17.44%) CodeIgniter
8 14 (16.28%) LAMP
9 11 (12.79%) Web Services
9 11 (12.79%) CakePHP
9 11 (12.79%) HTML5
10 10 (11.63%) REST
10 10 (11.63%) Sass
11 9 (10.47%) Symfony
12 8 (9.30%) JSON
12 8 (9.30%) Yii
13 7 (8.14%) Zend Framework
13 7 (8.14%) Ajax
14 6 (6.98%) XHTML
14 6 (6.98%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) W3C
2 4 (4.65%) Open Source
3 1 (1.16%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.77%) Linux
2 5 (5.81%) Android
2 5 (5.81%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.49%) UNIX
3 3 (3.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.70%) MVC
2 34 (39.53%) OOP
3 31 (36.05%) OO
4 23 (26.74%) Unit Testing
5 19 (22.09%) TDD
6 16 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (12.79%) OO PHP
8 8 (9.30%) Web Development
8 8 (9.30%) Workflow
8 8 (9.30%) Content Management
9 7 (8.14%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.81%) Web Application Development
10 5 (5.81%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.65%) SEO
12 3 (3.49%) Android Development
12 3 (3.49%) iOS Development
12 3 (3.49%) Refactoring
13 1 (1.16%) Direct Marketing
13 1 (1.16%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) PHP
2 56 (65.12%) JavaScript
3 18 (20.93%) PHP5
4 16 (18.60%) SQL
5 8 (9.30%) Java
6 7 (8.14%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.65%) C#
8 3 (3.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.49%) Degree
Vendors
1 27 (31.40%) Zend
2 7 (8.14%) Adobe
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
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