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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 18 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 80 74 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 10.88% 10.83% 8.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.82% 22.77% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 66 69 33
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
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
425 325 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 57.82% 47.58% 52.39%
Number of salaries quoted 371 276 208
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Sheffield

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 100 (57.47%) MySQL
2 84 (48.28%) CSS
3 83 (47.70%) JavaScript
4 75 (43.10%) HTML
5 59 (33.91%) MVC
6 56 (32.18%) jQuery
7 51 (29.31%) Linux
8 45 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (25.29%) TDD
10 42 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (23.56%) .NET
12 39 (22.41%) Java
12 39 (22.41%) OOP
13 37 (21.26%) Unit Testing
14 34 (19.54%) Apache
15 32 (18.39%) OO
15 32 (18.39%) CSS3
16 31 (17.82%) Git (software)
17 30 (17.24%) PHP5
17 30 (17.24%) Zend
18 28 (16.09%) Subversion
19 27 (15.52%) HTML5
19 27 (15.52%) SQL
20 25 (14.37%) C#
21 22 (12.64%) XML
22 21 (12.07%) LAMP
22 21 (12.07%) Bash Shell
22 21 (12.07%) Software Engineering
23 20 (11.49%) Marketing
23 20 (11.49%) REST

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (19.54%) Apache
2 18 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 16 (9.20%) JBoss
4 13 (7.47%) Drupal
4 13 (7.47%) WordPress
5 12 (6.90%) IIS
5 12 (6.90%) CMS
6 5 (2.87%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.72%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.15%) Moodle
9 1 (0.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (5.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (5.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (4.02%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.30%) InDesign
4 2 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.32%) SaaS
2 10 (5.75%) PaaS
2 10 (5.75%) IaaS
3 1 (0.57%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.75%) VLAN
2 7 (4.02%) SSH
3 2 (1.15%) Network Security
3 2 (1.15%) Firewall
4 1 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.57%) SSL
4 1 (0.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (57.47%) MySQL
2 15 (8.62%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.15%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 31 (17.82%) Git (software)
2 28 (16.09%) Subversion
3 8 (4.60%) Visual Studio
4 7 (4.02%) Maven
4 7 (4.02%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.45%) JUnit
5 6 (3.45%) Selenium
6 5 (2.87%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.87%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.57%) MSI
7 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 20 (11.49%) Marketing
2 9 (5.17%) Banking
3 6 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.45%) Finance
4 2 (1.15%) Electronics
5 1 (0.57%) Retail
5 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.57%) Legal
5 1 (0.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 132 (75.86%) Developer
2 91 (52.30%) PHP Developer
3 40 (22.99%) Web Developer
4 30 (17.24%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 21 (12.07%) PHP Web Developer
6 17 (9.77%) Software Developer
7 16 (9.20%) Senior Developer
8 14 (8.05%) Build Engineer
9 13 (7.47%) Senior PHP Developer
10 11 (6.32%) Software Engineer
11 9 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (4.02%) Graduate
12 7 (4.02%) Java Developer
12 7 (4.02%) .NET Developer
12 7 (4.02%) Graduate Developer
12 7 (4.02%) Front-End Developer
13 6 (3.45%) Senior Web Developer
14 5 (2.87%) .NET Web Developer
14 5 (2.87%) Programmer
14 5 (2.87%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (48.28%) CSS
2 75 (43.10%) HTML
3 56 (32.18%) jQuery
4 41 (23.56%) .NET
5 32 (18.39%) CSS3
6 27 (15.52%) HTML5
7 22 (12.64%) XML
8 21 (12.07%) LAMP
9 20 (11.49%) REST
10 19 (10.92%) CakePHP
11 17 (9.77%) XHTML
12 15 (8.62%) Sass
13 14 (8.05%) CodeIgniter
14 12 (6.90%) Web Services
15 9 (5.17%) Yii
16 8 (4.60%) Ajax
17 7 (4.02%) Flash
17 7 (4.02%) ASP.NET
17 7 (4.02%) Spring
18 6 (3.45%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.90%) Open Source
2 11 (6.32%) E-Learning
3 10 (5.75%) User Experience
4 8 (4.60%) W3C
4 8 (4.60%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.02%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.87%) IVR
7 3 (1.72%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.15%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.15%) iPhone
8 2 (1.15%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.15%) Statistics
8 2 (1.15%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.15%) Home Automation
8 2 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.15%) iPad
9 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.57%) Social Media
9 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 51 (29.31%) Linux
2 20 (11.49%) Windows
3 16 (9.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (4.60%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.60%) Android
5 4 (2.30%) UNIX
6 1 (0.57%) Solaris
6 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (33.91%) MVC
2 45 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
3 44 (25.29%) TDD
4 42 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (22.41%) OOP
6 37 (21.26%) Unit Testing
7 32 (18.39%) OO
8 21 (12.07%) Software Engineering
9 16 (9.20%) E-Commerce
10 11 (6.32%) Service Delivery
10 11 (6.32%) Workflow
11 10 (5.75%) Web Development
11 10 (5.75%) OO PHP
12 9 (5.17%) DevOps
13 8 (4.60%) SEO
14 7 (4.02%) Content Management
15 6 (3.45%) Web Design
15 6 (3.45%) Refactoring
15 6 (3.45%) Web Application Development
16 5 (2.87%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 83 (47.70%) JavaScript
2 39 (22.41%) Java
3 30 (17.24%) PHP5
4 27 (15.52%) SQL
5 25 (14.37%) C#
6 21 (12.07%) Bash Shell
7 14 (8.05%) PowerShell
8 13 (7.47%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.45%) Python
10 5 (2.87%) C++
10 5 (2.87%) Perl
11 3 (1.72%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.15%) AWK
12 2 (1.15%) VBA
13 1 (0.57%) VB
13 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (6.32%) Degree
2 2 (1.15%) VCP4
3 1 (0.57%) CISSP
3 1 (0.57%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.45%) QA
2 2 (1.15%) SLA
3 1 (0.57%) WCAG
3 1 (0.57%) WAI
Systems Management
1 7 (4.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (17.24%) Zend
2 16 (9.20%) Red Hat
3 13 (7.47%) Adobe
4 4 (2.30%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.72%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.15%) Oracle
7 1 (0.57%) Sybase
7 1 (0.57%) Cisco
7 1 (0.57%) Juniper
7 1 (0.57%) hybris
7 1 (0.57%) CheckPoint
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