The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 19 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 64 89 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.58% 15.64% 14.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.13% 35.04% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 60 88 69
Average salary £31,500 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
318 254 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 47.60% 44.64% 52.36%
Number of salaries quoted 282 242 269
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
South Yorkshire

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 29 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Sheffield

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 98 (73.13%) MySQL
2 64 (47.76%) JavaScript
3 58 (43.28%) HTML
4 56 (41.79%) CSS
5 55 (41.04%) jQuery
6 39 (29.10%) Linux
7 37 (27.61%) SQL
7 37 (27.61%) Zend
8 31 (23.13%) OO
9 30 (22.39%) Web Development
10 29 (21.64%) SQL Server
10 29 (21.64%) MVC
11 26 (19.40%) Apache
11 26 (19.40%) Subversion
11 26 (19.40%) LAMP
12 25 (18.66%) .NET
13 21 (15.67%) Magento
13 21 (15.67%) OO PHP
14 20 (14.93%) Finance
14 20 (14.93%) Software Engineering
15 18 (13.43%) E-Commerce
16 17 (12.69%) Java
16 17 (12.69%) Degree
17 16 (11.94%) PostgreSQL
17 16 (11.94%) Web Design
18 15 (11.19%) Computer Science
18 15 (11.19%) Photoshop
19 14 (10.45%) CMS
19 14 (10.45%) TDD
20 13 (9.70%) PHP5

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 26 (19.40%) Apache
2 14 (10.45%) CMS
3 13 (9.70%) WordPress
4 6 (4.48%) IIS
5 5 (3.73%) Node.js
5 5 (3.73%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.99%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.75%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.75%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (11.19%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (15.67%) Magento
2 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.24%) Amazon S3
1 3 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.24%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (2.24%) ElastiCache
2 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.99%) Broadband
2 2 (1.49%) Firewall
3 1 (0.75%) HTTP
3 1 (0.75%) DNS
3 1 (0.75%) Intranet
3 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (73.13%) MySQL
2 29 (21.64%) SQL Server
3 16 (11.94%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.73%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.99%) Redis
5 4 (2.99%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.24%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.49%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 26 (19.40%) Subversion
2 12 (8.96%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.73%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.99%) JIRA
4 4 (2.99%) Selenium
4 4 (2.99%) PHPUnit
4 4 (2.99%) Mocha
4 4 (2.99%) Phing
4 4 (2.99%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.99%) Xdebug
5 3 (2.24%) Xcode
6 2 (1.49%) PhoneGap
6 2 (1.49%) Behat
6 2 (1.49%) JUnit
7 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.75%) RSpec
7 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (14.93%) Finance
2 5 (3.73%) Games
3 3 (2.24%) Marketing
4 2 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 116 (86.57%) Developer
2 81 (60.45%) PHP Developer
3 32 (23.88%) Web Developer
4 25 (18.66%) PHP Web Developer
5 15 (11.19%) Senior Developer
6 12 (8.96%) Senior PHP Developer
6 12 (8.96%) Software Engineer
6 12 (8.96%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 11 (8.21%) Magento Developer
8 10 (7.46%) Junior Developer
8 10 (7.46%) Junior
9 8 (5.97%) Team Leader
10 7 (5.22%) Tester
10 7 (5.22%) Junior PHP Developer
11 6 (4.48%) Lead Tester
11 6 (4.48%) Automated Tester
11 6 (4.48%) QA Leader
11 6 (4.48%) Applications Developer
11 6 (4.48%) QA Tester
12 5 (3.73%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (43.28%) HTML
2 56 (41.79%) CSS
3 55 (41.04%) jQuery
4 26 (19.40%) LAMP
5 25 (18.66%) .NET
6 9 (6.72%) Web Services
7 8 (5.97%) Zend Framework
8 7 (5.22%) XHTML
8 7 (5.22%) XML
9 6 (4.48%) HTML5
9 6 (4.48%) Symfony
9 6 (4.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (3.73%) CSS3
11 4 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET
11 4 (2.99%) CodeIgniter
12 3 (2.24%) Spring
12 3 (2.24%) Flash
12 3 (2.24%) REST
13 2 (1.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.19%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.46%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.72%) Open Source
4 4 (2.99%) Social Media
4 4 (2.99%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.99%) NHS
4 4 (2.99%) DTV
5 1 (0.75%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 39 (29.10%) Linux
2 6 (4.48%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.73%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.99%) Debian
5 3 (2.24%) Windows
6 2 (1.49%) Android
7 1 (0.75%) UNIX
7 1 (0.75%) AIX
7 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.13%) OO
2 30 (22.39%) Web Development
3 29 (21.64%) MVC
4 21 (15.67%) OO PHP
5 20 (14.93%) Software Engineering
6 18 (13.43%) E-Commerce
7 16 (11.94%) Web Design
8 14 (10.45%) TDD
9 10 (7.46%) SEO
9 10 (7.46%) OOP
10 7 (5.22%) Workflow
10 7 (5.22%) Content Management
11 6 (4.48%) Automated Testing
11 6 (4.48%) Software Testing
11 6 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (4.48%) Manual Testing
12 5 (3.73%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (2.99%) Test Automation
13 4 (2.99%) Project Management
13 4 (2.99%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 64 (47.76%) JavaScript
2 37 (27.61%) SQL
3 17 (12.69%) Java
4 13 (9.70%) PHP5
5 9 (6.72%) C#
6 3 (2.24%) C
6 3 (2.24%) ActionScript
6 3 (2.24%) Lua
7 2 (1.49%) F#
7 2 (1.49%) Perl
8 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.75%) Ruby
8 1 (0.75%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 17 (12.69%) Degree
2 9 (6.72%) MySQL Certification
3 2 (1.49%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.72%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.49%) VMware ESX
1 2 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.99%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.49%) Foglight
3 1 (0.75%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (27.61%) Zend
2 9 (6.72%) Adobe
3 7 (5.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.99%) Twitter
5 2 (1.49%) VMware
6 1 (0.75%) Google
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle
6 1 (0.75%) hybris
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