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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 21 24 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 72 32 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.52% 7.03% 12.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.94% 17.68% 24.03%
Number of salaries quoted 63 30 66
Average salary £35,000 £30,750 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.82% +1.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £21,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+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
425 181 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 56.22% 39.78% 51.68%
Number of salaries quoted 356 168 270
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 18 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Sheffield

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 83 (69.75%) MySQL
2 64 (53.78%) HTML
2 64 (53.78%) CSS
3 63 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 57 (47.90%) jQuery
5 39 (32.77%) MVC
6 34 (28.57%) Zend
7 29 (24.37%) OO
7 29 (24.37%) Linux
8 27 (22.69%) SQL Server
9 26 (21.85%) Subversion
10 23 (19.33%) Web Development
11 22 (18.49%) SQL
11 22 (18.49%) Git (software)
12 21 (17.65%) Apache
13 20 (16.81%) Photoshop
14 19 (15.97%) LAMP
14 19 (15.97%) .NET
14 19 (15.97%) Java
14 19 (15.97%) Magento
15 18 (15.13%) E-Commerce
16 17 (14.29%) Web Design
16 17 (14.29%) WordPress
17 15 (12.61%) OO PHP
17 15 (12.61%) Software Engineering
17 15 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (11.76%) CMS
18 14 (11.76%) OOP
19 13 (10.92%) HTML5
19 13 (10.92%) Adobe

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 21 (17.65%) Apache
2 17 (14.29%) WordPress
3 14 (11.76%) CMS
4 9 (7.56%) IIS
5 4 (3.36%) Drupal
5 4 (3.36%) SugarCRM
5 4 (3.36%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.68%) Node.js
6 2 (1.68%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.84%) Joomla!
Applications
1 20 (16.81%) Photoshop
2 10 (8.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.52%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.52%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 19 (15.97%) Magento
2 1 (0.84%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.84%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) DNS
2 1 (0.84%) Firewall
2 1 (0.84%) HTTP
2 1 (0.84%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (69.75%) MySQL
2 27 (22.69%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.08%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.20%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.36%) Redis
5 4 (3.36%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 26 (21.85%) Subversion
2 22 (18.49%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.04%) Selenium
4 4 (3.36%) Xdebug
4 4 (3.36%) PHPUnit
4 4 (3.36%) Mocha
4 4 (3.36%) Phing
4 4 (3.36%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.36%) JIRA
4 4 (3.36%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.52%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.68%) Behat
6 2 (1.68%) Xcode
7 1 (0.84%) RSpec
7 1 (0.84%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (10.92%) Finance
2 9 (7.56%) Marketing
3 5 (4.20%) Games
4 2 (1.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 97 (81.51%) Developer
2 64 (53.78%) PHP Developer
3 27 (22.69%) Web Developer
4 20 (16.81%) PHP Web Developer
5 14 (11.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 13 (10.92%) Senior Developer
7 11 (9.24%) Junior Developer
7 11 (9.24%) Junior
8 10 (8.40%) Team Leader
9 9 (7.56%) Senior PHP Developer
9 9 (7.56%) Tester
10 8 (6.72%) Magento Developer
10 8 (6.72%) Software Engineer
11 6 (5.04%) Lead Tester
11 6 (5.04%) Automated Tester
11 6 (5.04%) QA Leader
11 6 (5.04%) Junior PHP Developer
11 6 (5.04%) QA Tester
12 5 (4.20%) Graduate
12 5 (4.20%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (53.78%) HTML
1 64 (53.78%) CSS
2 57 (47.90%) jQuery
3 19 (15.97%) LAMP
3 19 (15.97%) .NET
4 13 (10.92%) HTML5
5 12 (10.08%) CSS3
6 9 (7.56%) Symfony
6 9 (7.56%) XHTML
7 8 (6.72%) XML
7 8 (6.72%) CodeIgniter
8 7 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (5.04%) CakePHP
9 6 (5.04%) Web Services
10 4 (3.36%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (3.36%) REST
10 4 (3.36%) Zend Framework
11 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET
11 3 (2.52%) Spring
11 3 (2.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.56%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.72%) Open Source
3 5 (4.20%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.20%) User Experience
4 4 (3.36%) NHS
4 4 (3.36%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.36%) DTV
5 2 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.84%) W3C
6 1 (0.84%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.84%) Animation
6 1 (0.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (24.37%) Linux
2 7 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.36%) Ubuntu
3 4 (3.36%) Debian
4 3 (2.52%) Windows
4 3 (2.52%) Android
5 2 (1.68%) AIX
5 2 (1.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (32.77%) MVC
2 29 (24.37%) OO
3 23 (19.33%) Web Development
4 18 (15.13%) E-Commerce
5 17 (14.29%) Web Design
6 15 (12.61%) OO PHP
6 15 (12.61%) Software Engineering
6 15 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (11.76%) OOP
8 12 (10.08%) TDD
9 9 (7.56%) SEO
10 8 (6.72%) Software Testing
11 6 (5.04%) Manual Testing
11 6 (5.04%) Automated Testing
12 5 (4.20%) Workflow
12 5 (4.20%) Project Management
12 5 (4.20%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (3.36%) Automation Testing
13 4 (3.36%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (3.36%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 63 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 22 (18.49%) SQL
3 19 (15.97%) Java
4 11 (9.24%) PHP5
5 9 (7.56%) C#
6 3 (2.52%) C
6 3 (2.52%) Lua
7 2 (1.68%) F#
7 2 (1.68%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.68%) ActionScript
7 2 (1.68%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.84%) Perl
8 1 (0.84%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (5.88%) Degree
2 4 (3.36%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.36%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.84%) Foglight
2 1 (0.84%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (28.57%) Zend
2 13 (10.92%) Adobe
3 5 (4.20%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.36%) Twitter
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle
6 1 (0.84%) Sybase
6 1 (0.84%) VMware
6 1 (0.84%) Google
6 1 (0.84%) hybris
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
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Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35,000 per annum 35000 + 10% Bonus + Bens
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