The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 66 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 11 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.57% 2.19% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.74% 4.67% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 3
Average salary £40,000 £24,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -12.72%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
PHP5
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
401 321 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 57.29% 46.93% 56.73%
Number of salaries quoted 355 273 297
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

PHP5
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Sheffield region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Sheffield

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 33 (100.00%) PHP
1 33 (100.00%) MySQL
2 32 (96.97%) CSS
3 30 (90.91%) jQuery
4 25 (75.76%) Git (software)
4 25 (75.76%) HTML
4 25 (75.76%) MVC
5 21 (63.64%) JavaScript
6 20 (60.61%) OOP
7 19 (57.58%) CSS3
8 17 (51.52%) Zend
8 17 (51.52%) XHTML
9 15 (45.45%) Sass
10 13 (39.39%) HTML5
10 13 (39.39%) IIS
10 13 (39.39%) .NET
11 12 (36.36%) Linux
11 12 (36.36%) Subversion
11 12 (36.36%) Open Source
11 12 (36.36%) CakePHP
11 12 (36.36%) Marketing
12 10 (30.30%) Drupal
13 9 (27.27%) OO
13 9 (27.27%) CMS
14 8 (24.24%) XML
15 7 (21.21%) E-Commerce
15 7 (21.21%) LAMP
15 7 (21.21%) SSH
16 6 (18.18%) WordPress
16 6 (18.18%) SQL Server

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (39.39%) IIS
2 10 (30.30%) Drupal
3 9 (27.27%) CMS
4 6 (18.18%) WordPress
5 5 (15.15%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) WebTrends
2 1 (3.03%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) SSH
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) MySQL
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (75.76%) Git (software)
2 12 (36.36%) Subversion
General
1 12 (36.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 32 (96.97%) PHP Developer
3 24 (72.73%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 12 (36.36%) PHP Web Developer
4 12 (36.36%) Web Developer
5 10 (30.30%) Senior Developer
6 9 (27.27%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 1 (3.03%) PHP Programmer
8 1 (3.03%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) CSS
2 30 (90.91%) jQuery
3 25 (75.76%) HTML
4 19 (57.58%) CSS3
5 17 (51.52%) XHTML
6 15 (45.45%) Sass
7 13 (39.39%) HTML5
7 13 (39.39%) .NET
8 12 (36.36%) CakePHP
9 8 (24.24%) XML
10 7 (21.21%) LAMP
11 2 (6.06%) OAuth
12 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Open Source
2 4 (12.12%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Android
2 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) MVC
2 20 (60.61%) OOP
3 9 (27.27%) OO
4 7 (21.21%) E-Commerce
5 5 (15.15%) SEO
5 5 (15.15%) Content Management
5 5 (15.15%) Web Development
6 3 (9.09%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (63.64%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Zend
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft