Period
to 20 May 2018

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £39,250 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP Developer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 53 46
Rank change year-on-year +22 -7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 56 41 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 6.31% 4.24% 4.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.44% 4.34% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 60 37 57
Sheffield median annual salary £39,250 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.44% -9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £22,350
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £58,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 870 944 1,132
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.08% 97.72% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 746 784 978
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.90%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings that featured PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Sheffield

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Sheffield.

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Sheffield

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Sheffield over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Sheffield

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Sheffield region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) PHP
2 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (42.86%) MySQL
3 24 (42.86%) HTML
4 22 (39.29%) Java
5 21 (37.50%) CSS
6 19 (33.93%) Web Development
7 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
8 16 (28.57%) OO
9 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (25.00%) MVC
10 14 (25.00%) User Stories
10 14 (25.00%) Relational Database
11 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
11 10 (17.86%) Laravel
12 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
12 9 (16.07%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 8 (14.29%) OOP
13 8 (14.29%) Google
14 7 (12.50%) Node.js
14 7 (12.50%) MongoDB
14 7 (12.50%) Advertising
14 7 (12.50%) LAMP
14 7 (12.50%) Games
15 6 (10.71%) Python
15 6 (10.71%) C#
15 6 (10.71%) Linux
15 6 (10.71%) Open Source
15 6 (10.71%) SOLID
15 6 (10.71%) React

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.93%) Apache
1 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) MySQL
2 14 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.57%) gulp
3 1 (1.79%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 7 (12.50%) Advertising
1 7 (12.50%) Games
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.86%) HTML
2 21 (37.50%) CSS
3 10 (17.86%) Laravel
4 9 (16.07%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 7 (12.50%) LAMP
5 7 (12.50%) Node.js
6 6 (10.71%) AngularJS
6 6 (10.71%) Flask
6 6 (10.71%) React
7 3 (5.36%) Sass
8 2 (3.57%) CakePHP
8 2 (3.57%) LESS
8 2 (3.57%) Symfony
8 2 (3.57%) Yii
9 1 (1.79%) Ajax
9 1 (1.79%) CSS3
9 1 (1.79%) HTML5
9 1 (1.79%) jQuery
9 1 (1.79%) JSON
9 1 (1.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) Web Development
3 16 (28.57%) OO
4 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (25.00%) MVC
5 14 (25.00%) User Stories
6 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
7 8 (14.29%) OOP
8 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.71%) Open Source
8 6 (10.71%) SDLC
8 6 (10.71%) SOLID
9 5 (8.93%) Workflow
10 3 (5.36%) Data Management
10 3 (5.36%) OO PHP
11 2 (3.57%) Logistics
12 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
12 1 (1.79%) TDD
12 1 (1.79%) Test Automation
12 1 (1.79%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (39.29%) Java
3 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.71%) C#
4 6 (10.71%) Python
5 3 (5.36%) SQL
6 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) Google
2 6 (10.71%) Twitter
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft