Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 42 61
Rank change year-on-year -1 +19 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 44 44 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 5.07% 4.60% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.18% 4.76% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 43 43 43
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,800 £21,050
90th Percentile £55,000 £46,250 £57,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £36,250 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +20.83% -7.69% -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 849 925 1,189
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.92% 96.76% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 751 784 1,009
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 44 (100.00%) PHP
2 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (45.45%) Java
4 19 (43.18%) MySQL
5 16 (36.36%) CSS
5 16 (36.36%) HTML
6 14 (31.82%) Web Development
7 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
8 11 (25.00%) MVC
8 11 (25.00%) OO
8 11 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (22.73%) MongoDB
9 10 (22.73%) Node.js
9 10 (22.73%) Laravel
10 9 (20.45%) User Stories
10 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
10 9 (20.45%) Flask
10 9 (20.45%) Python
10 9 (20.45%) Linux
10 9 (20.45%) Open Source
11 7 (15.91%) C#
12 6 (13.64%) SQL
12 6 (13.64%) Games
12 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
13 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
13 5 (11.36%) Sass
14 4 (9.09%) TDD
15 3 (6.82%) Zend
15 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
15 3 (6.82%) OO PHP

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 2 (4.55%) WordPress
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
1 1 (2.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (43.18%) MySQL
2 10 (22.73%) MongoDB
3 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.27%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 6 (13.64%) Games
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) CSS
1 16 (36.36%) HTML
2 10 (22.73%) Laravel
2 10 (22.73%) Node.js
3 9 (20.45%) Flask
4 5 (11.36%) Sass
5 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.55%) CSS3
5 2 (4.55%) HTML5
5 2 (4.55%) jQuery
5 2 (4.55%) LAMP
6 1 (2.27%) Ajax
6 1 (2.27%) Behat
6 1 (2.27%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (2.27%) JSON
6 1 (2.27%) LESS
6 1 (2.27%) Marionette.js
6 1 (2.27%) RESTful
6 1 (2.27%) Symfony
6 1 (2.27%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) User Experience
2 2 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) Web Development
3 11 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (25.00%) MVC
3 11 (25.00%) OO
4 9 (20.45%) Open Source
4 9 (20.45%) User Stories
5 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.09%) TDD
7 3 (6.82%) OO PHP
8 2 (4.55%) Logistics
8 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.27%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (2.27%) OOP
9 1 (2.27%) Scrum
9 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.27%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.27%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (45.45%) Java
3 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.45%) Python
5 7 (15.91%) C#
6 6 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Zend
2 1 (2.27%) Capita
2 1 (2.27%) Google