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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 18 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 78 83 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.91% 11.37% 12.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.77% 23.92% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 61 78 45
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £19,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
439 347 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 55.78% 47.53% 54.03%
Number of salaries quoted 376 298 216
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,150 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 1 April 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Sheffield

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 99 (57.56%) MySQL
2 86 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 82 (47.67%) CSS
4 70 (40.70%) HTML
5 55 (31.98%) MVC
6 53 (30.81%) Linux
7 47 (27.33%) jQuery
8 41 (23.84%) OOP
9 40 (23.26%) .NET
9 40 (23.26%) Apache
9 40 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (22.09%) Java
11 38 (22.09%) OO
11 38 (22.09%) TDD
12 33 (19.19%) Unit Testing
13 32 (18.60%) Zend
14 30 (17.44%) SQL
15 28 (16.28%) CSS3
16 26 (15.12%) Git (software)
17 24 (13.95%) C#
17 24 (13.95%) Subversion
17 24 (13.95%) PHP5
18 23 (13.37%) XML
18 23 (13.37%) Bash Shell
18 23 (13.37%) HTML5
19 22 (12.79%) Marketing
20 21 (12.21%) Windows
21 20 (11.63%) REST
22 18 (10.47%) LAMP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 40 (23.26%) Apache
2 16 (9.30%) Tomcat
2 16 (9.30%) CMS
3 15 (8.72%) JBoss
4 12 (6.98%) WordPress
5 11 (6.40%) IIS
6 10 (5.81%) Drupal
7 7 (4.07%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.16%) Moodle
8 2 (1.16%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.58%) Node.js
9 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (5.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (3.49%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.16%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.58%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.40%) SaaS
2 9 (5.23%) PaaS
2 9 (5.23%) IaaS
3 1 (0.58%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.23%) VLAN
2 7 (4.07%) SSH
3 1 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.58%) SSL
3 1 (0.58%) Intranet
3 1 (0.58%) Firewall
3 1 (0.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (57.56%) MySQL
2 13 (7.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.58%) Redis
5 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.58%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 26 (15.12%) Git (software)
2 24 (13.95%) Subversion
3 7 (4.07%) Maven
3 7 (4.07%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.07%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.49%) JUnit
5 4 (2.33%) Selenium
5 4 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.58%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.58%) Mockito
6 1 (0.58%) Gradle
6 1 (0.58%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.58%) JIRA
6 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 22 (12.79%) Marketing
2 9 (5.23%) Banking
3 6 (3.49%) Finance
4 5 (2.91%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.33%) Advertising
6 2 (1.16%) Electronics
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
7 1 (0.58%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) Retail
7 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 135 (78.49%) Developer
2 95 (55.23%) PHP Developer
3 48 (27.91%) Web Developer
4 31 (18.02%) PHP Web Developer
5 27 (15.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 16 (9.30%) Software Developer
7 13 (7.56%) Build Engineer
8 11 (6.40%) Senior Developer
9 10 (5.81%) Front-End Developer
10 9 (5.23%) Senior PHP Developer
10 9 (5.23%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (4.65%) Graduate Developer
11 8 (4.65%) Graduate
12 7 (4.07%) Software Engineer
13 6 (3.49%) Java Developer
13 6 (3.49%) .NET Developer
13 6 (3.49%) Designer
14 5 (2.91%) Graduate Software Developer
15 4 (2.33%) Web Applications Developer
15 4 (2.33%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (47.67%) CSS
2 70 (40.70%) HTML
3 47 (27.33%) jQuery
4 40 (23.26%) .NET
5 28 (16.28%) CSS3
6 23 (13.37%) HTML5
6 23 (13.37%) XML
7 20 (11.63%) REST
8 18 (10.47%) LAMP
9 15 (8.72%) CodeIgniter
9 15 (8.72%) CakePHP
10 14 (8.14%) Web Services
11 12 (6.98%) XHTML
11 12 (6.98%) Sass
12 11 (6.40%) Ajax
13 9 (5.23%) Yii
14 8 (4.65%) Symfony
14 8 (4.65%) Zend Framework
14 8 (4.65%) ASP.NET
15 7 (4.07%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.40%) E-Learning
2 10 (5.81%) User Experience
3 8 (4.65%) Open Source
4 7 (4.07%) W3C
4 7 (4.07%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.49%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.33%) IVR
7 3 (1.74%) Video Editing
8 2 (1.16%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.16%) Statistics
8 2 (1.16%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.16%) iPhone
8 2 (1.16%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.16%) iPad
8 2 (1.16%) Home Automation
8 2 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (30.81%) Linux
2 21 (12.21%) Windows
3 15 (8.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.07%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.07%) Android
5 4 (2.33%) UNIX
6 1 (0.58%) Solaris
6 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.98%) MVC
2 41 (23.84%) OOP
3 40 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (22.09%) TDD
5 38 (22.09%) OO
6 33 (19.19%) Unit Testing
7 18 (10.47%) Software Engineering
8 17 (9.88%) E-Commerce
9 14 (8.14%) Workflow
10 12 (6.98%) Web Development
10 12 (6.98%) OO PHP
11 10 (5.81%) Content Management
11 10 (5.81%) Service Delivery
12 9 (5.23%) DevOps
13 8 (4.65%) Web Application Development
14 7 (4.07%) SEO
15 6 (3.49%) Continuous Delivery
16 5 (2.91%) iOS Development
16 5 (2.91%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 38 (22.09%) Java
3 30 (17.44%) SQL
4 24 (13.95%) C#
4 24 (13.95%) PHP5
5 23 (13.37%) Bash Shell
6 13 (7.56%) PowerShell
7 12 (6.98%) VB.NET
8 7 (4.07%) Python
9 5 (2.91%) C++
9 5 (2.91%) Perl
10 3 (1.74%) VBA
10 3 (1.74%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.16%) AWK
12 1 (0.58%) Ruby
12 1 (0.58%) Groovy
12 1 (0.58%) VB
12 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (8.72%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) CISSP
2 1 (0.58%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.91%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) SLA
3 1 (0.58%) WCAG
3 1 (0.58%) WAI
Systems Management
1 6 (3.49%) Puppet
2 1 (0.58%) Nessus
Vendors
1 32 (18.60%) Zend
2 15 (8.72%) Red Hat
3 14 (8.14%) Adobe
4 4 (2.33%) hybris
5 3 (1.74%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.74%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.58%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.58%) Juniper
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco
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