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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 21 22 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs citing PHP 66 50 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.08% 7.89% 19.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.35% 17.36% 37.00%
Number of salaries quoted 63 50 104
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
430 288 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 59.15% 45.43% 51.90%
Number of salaries quoted 394 262 280
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

PHP
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

PHP Salary Trend in Sheffield

PHP
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

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

PHP Salary Histogram in Sheffield

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP.

1 72 (50.35%) MySQL
2 62 (43.36%) CSS
3 57 (39.86%) JavaScript
4 56 (39.16%) HTML
5 46 (32.17%) Linux
5 46 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (30.77%) Java
7 39 (27.27%) MVC
8 37 (25.87%) TDD
9 34 (23.78%) Apache
10 33 (23.08%) SQL
10 33 (23.08%) Unit Testing
11 32 (22.38%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (22.38%) OOP
12 29 (20.28%) Zend
13 26 (18.18%) OO
13 26 (18.18%) Bash Shell
14 22 (15.38%) .NET
15 21 (14.69%) jQuery
15 21 (14.69%) HTML5
16 19 (13.29%) Marketing
17 18 (12.59%) CSS3
18 17 (11.89%) Adobe
18 17 (11.89%) SQL Server
18 17 (11.89%) Windows
19 16 (11.19%) XML
19 16 (11.19%) Git (software)
20 15 (10.49%) PHP5
20 15 (10.49%) WordPress
20 15 (10.49%) Web Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (23.78%) Apache
2 15 (10.49%) CMS
2 15 (10.49%) WordPress
3 8 (5.59%) Tomcat
3 8 (5.59%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.90%) JBoss
4 7 (4.90%) Drupal
5 5 (3.50%) IIS
5 5 (3.50%) Moodle
6 4 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.10%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.70%) Node.js
8 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.70%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.70%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.70%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.70%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 11 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (6.29%) Photoshop
3 7 (4.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.10%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.40%) Fireworks
5 2 (1.40%) CorelDRAW
5 2 (1.40%) MS Office
5 2 (1.40%) InDesign
6 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Magento
2 2 (1.40%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.99%) SaaS
2 9 (6.29%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.20%) IaaS
3 6 (4.20%) PaaS
4 5 (3.50%) Google Apps
4 5 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.70%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.90%) Firewall
2 6 (4.20%) VLAN
3 5 (3.50%) Asterisk PBX
3 5 (3.50%) LAN
3 5 (3.50%) IPv4
4 2 (1.40%) Internet
4 2 (1.40%) DNS
5 1 (0.70%) SSL
5 1 (0.70%) HTTP
5 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.70%) Broadband
5 1 (0.70%) Intranet
5 1 (0.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.70%) Network Security
5 1 (0.70%) SSH
5 1 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.70%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (50.35%) MySQL
2 17 (11.89%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.50%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (2.80%) Redis
5 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.10%) Informix
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.70%) MS Access
6 1 (0.70%) OLTP
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (11.19%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.90%) Maven
2 7 (4.90%) Gradle
3 6 (4.20%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.20%) PowerBuilder
3 6 (4.20%) Subversion
4 3 (2.10%) JUnit
4 3 (2.10%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.40%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.40%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.40%) Mockito
6 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (13.29%) Marketing
2 10 (6.99%) Finance
3 6 (4.20%) Banking
4 5 (3.50%) Advertising
5 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.70%) Legal
5 1 (0.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 103 (72.03%) Developer
2 62 (43.36%) PHP Developer
3 28 (19.58%) Web Developer
4 24 (16.78%) PHP Web Developer
5 21 (14.69%) Senior Developer
6 17 (11.89%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.39%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (6.29%) Designer
9 8 (5.59%) Analyst
9 8 (5.59%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 7 (4.90%) Build and Release Engineer
10 7 (4.90%) Software Developer
10 7 (4.90%) Development Manager
10 7 (4.90%) Front-End Developer
10 7 (4.90%) Release Engineer
10 7 (4.90%) Senior PHP Developer
11 6 (4.20%) Analyst Developer
11 6 (4.20%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (4.20%) Build Engineer
11 6 (4.20%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (43.36%) CSS
2 56 (39.16%) HTML
3 22 (15.38%) .NET
4 21 (14.69%) jQuery
4 21 (14.69%) HTML5
5 18 (12.59%) CSS3
6 16 (11.19%) XML
7 14 (9.79%) REST
8 13 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
9 11 (7.69%) CakePHP
9 11 (7.69%) Zend Framework
10 9 (6.29%) Web Services
11 8 (5.59%) LAMP
12 7 (4.90%) Ajax
12 7 (4.90%) Symfony
12 7 (4.90%) Sass
13 6 (4.20%) Laravel
13 6 (4.20%) JSON
13 6 (4.20%) ASP.NET
14 5 (3.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.90%) Management Information System
1 7 (4.90%) User Experience
2 6 (4.20%) E-Learning
2 6 (4.20%) W3C
2 6 (4.20%) Video Editing
3 3 (2.10%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.40%) Copywriting
4 2 (1.40%) Social Media
5 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.70%) DataPower
5 1 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.70%) Statistics
5 1 (0.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 46 (32.17%) Linux
2 17 (11.89%) Windows
3 8 (5.59%) Solaris
3 8 (5.59%) Android
3 8 (5.59%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.90%) UNIX
4 7 (4.90%) SUSE
4 7 (4.90%) Debian
4 7 (4.90%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.20%) Windows XP
5 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (4.20%) Windows 7
5 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.20%) CentOS
5 6 (4.20%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (27.27%) MVC
3 37 (25.87%) TDD
4 33 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 32 (22.38%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (22.38%) OOP
6 26 (18.18%) OO
7 15 (10.49%) Web Development
8 13 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 12 (8.39%) OO PHP
10 11 (7.69%) Content Management
11 9 (6.29%) Scrum
12 8 (5.59%) Workflow
12 8 (5.59%) B2B
13 7 (4.90%) Service Delivery
14 6 (4.20%) SEO
14 6 (4.20%) Software Engineering
14 6 (4.20%) Business Analysis
14 6 (4.20%) DevOps
14 6 (4.20%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 57 (39.86%) JavaScript
2 44 (30.77%) Java
3 33 (23.08%) SQL
4 26 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 15 (10.49%) PHP5
6 14 (9.79%) Python
7 10 (6.99%) C#
8 7 (4.90%) VB
9 6 (4.20%) VBScript
9 6 (4.20%) Uniface
9 6 (4.20%) C++
9 6 (4.20%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.80%) Groovy
10 4 (2.80%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.10%) C
11 3 (2.10%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.10%) VBA
12 2 (1.40%) Perl
13 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (0.70%) CISSP
2 1 (0.70%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.20%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.20%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.70%) XenServer
2 1 (0.70%) vSphere
2 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.70%) pfSense
2 1 (0.70%) KVM
2 1 (0.70%) Xen
2 1 (0.70%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 29 (20.28%) Zend
2 17 (11.89%) Adobe
3 13 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 9 (6.29%) Oracle
5 8 (5.59%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.20%) Northgate
6 6 (4.20%) hybris
7 5 (3.50%) Google
8 1 (0.70%) Endeca
8 1 (0.70%) F5
8 1 (0.70%) Cisco
8 1 (0.70%) IBM
8 1 (0.70%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.70%) VMware
8 1 (0.70%) Intel
8 1 (0.70%) Citrix
8 1 (0.70%) Juniper
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Salary: £550000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent Benefits
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