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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 18 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 69 82 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.01% 11.13% 15.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.27% 23.91% 26.64%
Number of salaries quoted 53 78 58
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,350 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
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
424 343 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 55.35% 46.54% 56.34%
Number of salaries quoted 360 294 234
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 17 April 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Sheffield

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 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 91 (56.17%) MySQL
2 81 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 80 (49.38%) CSS
4 67 (41.36%) HTML
5 51 (31.48%) Linux
6 50 (30.86%) MVC
7 41 (25.31%) OOP
8 40 (24.69%) jQuery
9 38 (23.46%) Apache
10 37 (22.84%) Java
10 37 (22.84%) Agile Software Development
11 36 (22.22%) .NET
11 36 (22.22%) OO
11 36 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (21.60%) TDD
13 31 (19.14%) SQL
14 30 (18.52%) Unit Testing
15 29 (17.90%) Zend
15 29 (17.90%) CSS3
16 25 (15.43%) XML
17 24 (14.81%) HTML5
18 23 (14.20%) Bash Shell
19 22 (13.58%) Git (software)
19 22 (13.58%) PHP5
20 21 (12.96%) Marketing
20 21 (12.96%) Windows
21 20 (12.35%) REST
22 19 (11.73%) C#
23 18 (11.11%) E-Commerce
23 18 (11.11%) CMS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 38 (23.46%) Apache
2 18 (11.11%) CMS
3 14 (8.64%) Tomcat
4 13 (8.02%) JBoss
4 13 (8.02%) WordPress
5 10 (6.17%) IIS
6 9 (5.56%) Drupal
7 8 (4.94%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.23%) Moodle
9 1 (0.62%) Node.js
9 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.62%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (6.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (3.09%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.17%) SaaS
2 9 (5.56%) PaaS
2 9 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (0.62%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.56%) VLAN
2 7 (4.32%) SSH
3 1 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.62%) SSL
3 1 (0.62%) Intranet
3 1 (0.62%) Firewall
3 1 (0.62%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (56.17%) MySQL
2 14 (8.64%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.62%) Redis
5 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.62%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 22 (13.58%) Git (software)
2 18 (11.11%) Subversion
3 5 (3.09%) Maven
3 5 (3.09%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.09%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.47%) JUnit
5 2 (1.23%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.23%) PowerBuilder
5 2 (1.23%) Selenium
5 2 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.62%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.62%) Mockito
6 1 (0.62%) Gradle
General
1 21 (12.96%) Marketing
2 9 (5.56%) Banking
3 8 (4.94%) Finance
4 5 (3.09%) Advertising
5 3 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.23%) Electronics
7 1 (0.62%) Legal
7 1 (0.62%) Retail
7 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 129 (79.63%) Developer
2 90 (55.56%) PHP Developer
3 45 (27.78%) Web Developer
4 31 (19.14%) PHP Web Developer
5 22 (13.58%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 12 (7.41%) Front-End Developer
6 12 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 11 (6.79%) Build Engineer
8 9 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (5.56%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.32%) Designer
9 7 (4.32%) Senior PHP Developer
10 6 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (3.70%) Graduate
10 6 (3.70%) Java Developer
10 6 (3.70%) Digital Designer
11 5 (3.09%) .NET Developer
11 5 (3.09%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.09%) Applications Developer
11 5 (3.09%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (49.38%) CSS
2 67 (41.36%) HTML
3 40 (24.69%) jQuery
4 36 (22.22%) .NET
5 29 (17.90%) CSS3
6 25 (15.43%) XML
7 24 (14.81%) HTML5
8 20 (12.35%) REST
9 15 (9.26%) CodeIgniter
9 15 (9.26%) LAMP
10 14 (8.64%) Web Services
11 12 (7.41%) CakePHP
11 12 (7.41%) Sass
12 11 (6.79%) Ajax
13 9 (5.56%) Symfony
14 8 (4.94%) JSON
14 8 (4.94%) Yii
14 8 (4.94%) XHTML
15 7 (4.32%) Zend Framework
16 6 (3.70%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.79%) E-Learning
1 11 (6.79%) User Experience
2 8 (4.94%) W3C
3 6 (3.70%) Open Source
4 5 (3.09%) Video Editing
4 5 (3.09%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.47%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.23%) iPhone
6 2 (1.23%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.23%) iPad
6 2 (1.23%) Home Automation
6 2 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.23%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.23%) IVR
6 2 (1.23%) Statistics
6 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.62%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (31.48%) Linux
2 21 (12.96%) Windows
3 13 (8.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (3.70%) Android
4 6 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.70%) UNIX
5 3 (1.85%) Solaris
6 2 (1.23%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.23%) SUSE
6 2 (1.23%) Debian
6 2 (1.23%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.23%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (30.86%) MVC
2 41 (25.31%) OOP
3 37 (22.84%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (22.22%) OO
4 36 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (21.60%) TDD
6 30 (18.52%) Unit Testing
7 18 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 16 (9.88%) Software Engineering
9 13 (8.02%) Workflow
10 11 (6.79%) Web Development
10 11 (6.79%) OO PHP
11 10 (6.17%) Content Management
11 10 (6.17%) Service Delivery
12 9 (5.56%) DevOps
13 7 (4.32%) Web Application Development
14 5 (3.09%) iOS Development
14 5 (3.09%) SEO
14 5 (3.09%) B2B
15 4 (2.47%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 81 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 37 (22.84%) Java
3 31 (19.14%) SQL
4 23 (14.20%) Bash Shell
5 22 (13.58%) PHP5
6 19 (11.73%) C#
7 11 (6.79%) PowerShell
8 10 (6.17%) VB.NET
9 9 (5.56%) Python
10 6 (3.70%) C++
11 5 (3.09%) Perl
12 3 (1.85%) VB
12 3 (1.85%) VBA
12 3 (1.85%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.23%) AWK
13 2 (1.23%) Uniface
13 2 (1.23%) VBScript
14 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.62%) Ruby
14 1 (0.62%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (8.64%) Degree
2 1 (0.62%) CISSP
2 1 (0.62%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.85%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) WCAG
3 1 (0.62%) WAI
Systems Management
1 4 (2.47%) Puppet
2 1 (0.62%) Nessus
Vendors
1 29 (17.90%) Zend
2 15 (9.26%) Adobe
2 15 (9.26%) Red Hat
3 6 (3.70%) hybris
4 3 (1.85%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.85%) Oracle
5 2 (1.23%) Northgate
5 2 (1.23%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.62%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.62%) Cisco
6 1 (0.62%) Juniper
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