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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 26 22 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Permanent jobs citing PHP 57 54 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.83% 8.50% 19.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.67% 19.01% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 48 54 81
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
417 284 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 57.28% 44.72% 55.72%
Number of salaries quoted 365 246 251
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Sheffield

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 75 (53.19%) MySQL
2 65 (46.10%) JavaScript
3 63 (44.68%) CSS
4 50 (35.46%) HTML
5 45 (31.91%) Linux
6 42 (29.79%) MVC
7 39 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (25.53%) TDD
8 36 (25.53%) Java
9 35 (24.82%) Apache
10 34 (24.11%) OOP
11 31 (21.99%) OO
11 31 (21.99%) Unit Testing
11 31 (21.99%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (20.57%) SQL
13 27 (19.15%) jQuery
14 26 (18.44%) .NET
15 24 (17.02%) Zend
16 23 (16.31%) CSS3
17 20 (14.18%) Bash Shell
17 20 (14.18%) REST
17 20 (14.18%) XML
17 20 (14.18%) Windows
18 18 (12.77%) HTML5
18 18 (12.77%) Git (software)
19 16 (11.35%) PHP5
20 15 (10.64%) CodeIgniter
21 14 (9.93%) E-Commerce
21 14 (9.93%) Adobe
21 14 (9.93%) Web Services

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 35 (24.82%) Apache
2 13 (9.22%) CMS
3 11 (7.80%) WordPress
4 10 (7.09%) Tomcat
5 9 (6.38%) JBoss
5 9 (6.38%) IIS
6 8 (5.67%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.55%) Drupal
8 4 (2.84%) Moodle
9 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (7.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (3.55%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.13%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.09%) SaaS
2 9 (6.38%) PaaS
2 9 (6.38%) IaaS
3 3 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.42%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.71%) Force.com
5 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.38%) VLAN
2 7 (4.96%) SSH
3 2 (1.42%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.71%) SSL
4 1 (0.71%) Broadband
4 1 (0.71%) Internet
4 1 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.71%) Firewall
4 1 (0.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (53.19%) MySQL
2 13 (9.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.71%) MS Access
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.09%) Subversion
3 3 (2.13%) JUnit
3 3 (2.13%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.13%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (1.42%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.42%) Mockito
4 2 (1.42%) Gradle
4 2 (1.42%) Maven
5 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (9.22%) Marketing
2 9 (6.38%) Finance
2 9 (6.38%) Banking
3 5 (3.55%) Advertising
4 2 (1.42%) Electronics
5 1 (0.71%) Retail
5 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 113 (80.14%) Developer
2 79 (56.03%) PHP Developer
3 37 (26.24%) Web Developer
4 31 (21.99%) PHP Web Developer
5 17 (12.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 12 (8.51%) Senior Developer
7 11 (7.80%) Java Developer
8 10 (7.09%) Front-End Developer
9 9 (6.38%) Build Engineer
9 9 (6.38%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.96%) Software Developer
11 6 (4.26%) Designer
11 6 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (3.55%) Web Applications Developer
12 5 (3.55%) Applications Developer
12 5 (3.55%) Analyst
12 5 (3.55%) Digital Designer
13 4 (2.84%) Senior PHP Developer
14 3 (2.13%) Analyst Developer
14 3 (2.13%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (44.68%) CSS
2 50 (35.46%) HTML
3 27 (19.15%) jQuery
4 26 (18.44%) .NET
5 23 (16.31%) CSS3
6 20 (14.18%) REST
6 20 (14.18%) XML
7 18 (12.77%) HTML5
8 15 (10.64%) CodeIgniter
9 14 (9.93%) Web Services
10 12 (8.51%) LAMP
11 10 (7.09%) Sass
11 10 (7.09%) CakePHP
12 9 (6.38%) Symfony
13 8 (5.67%) Yii
13 8 (5.67%) JSON
14 7 (4.96%) Ajax
14 7 (4.96%) Zend Framework
15 6 (4.26%) Laravel
16 4 (2.84%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.80%) E-Learning
2 7 (4.96%) User Experience
3 5 (3.55%) W3C
3 5 (3.55%) Video Editing
4 3 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.13%) Open Source
5 2 (1.42%) iPad
5 2 (1.42%) Home Automation
5 2 (1.42%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.42%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.42%) iPhone
5 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.42%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.71%) Statistics
6 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.71%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (31.91%) Linux
2 20 (14.18%) Windows
3 9 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.96%) Android
4 7 (4.96%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.26%) UNIX
6 4 (2.84%) Solaris
7 3 (2.13%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.13%) SUSE
7 3 (2.13%) Debian
7 3 (2.13%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.13%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.13%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.42%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (29.79%) MVC
2 39 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (25.53%) TDD
4 34 (24.11%) OOP
5 31 (21.99%) OO
5 31 (21.99%) Unit Testing
5 31 (21.99%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (9.93%) E-Commerce
7 11 (7.80%) OO PHP
8 10 (7.09%) Web Development
8 10 (7.09%) Service Delivery
9 9 (6.38%) Software Engineering
9 9 (6.38%) DevOps
10 8 (5.67%) Web Application Development
10 8 (5.67%) Content Management
10 8 (5.67%) Workflow
11 7 (4.96%) iOS Development
12 5 (3.55%) B2B
12 5 (3.55%) Android Development
13 4 (2.84%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 65 (46.10%) JavaScript
2 36 (25.53%) Java
3 29 (20.57%) SQL
4 20 (14.18%) Bash Shell
5 16 (11.35%) PHP5
6 12 (8.51%) C#
7 9 (6.38%) PowerShell
8 8 (5.67%) Python
9 4 (2.84%) VB
10 3 (2.13%) C++
10 3 (2.13%) VBScript
10 3 (2.13%) VBA
10 3 (2.13%) Uniface
11 2 (1.42%) Groovy
11 2 (1.42%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.71%) Perl
12 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.38%) Degree
2 1 (0.71%) CISSP
2 1 (0.71%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) Nessus
Vendors
1 24 (17.02%) Zend
2 14 (9.93%) Adobe
3 12 (8.51%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.55%) hybris
5 4 (2.84%) Oracle
6 3 (2.13%) Northgate
7 2 (1.42%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.42%) Google
7 2 (1.42%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.71%) Cisco
8 1 (0.71%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.71%) Juniper
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