The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 75 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 45 51 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.49% 3.18% 4.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.65% 3.40% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 34 50 85
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+2.30% +4.00%
PHP Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1699 1502 2058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.87% 93.70% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1176 1754
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Cheshire

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe +18 12 £30,000 -14.28%
Ellesmere Port - 5 £40,000 -
Warrington +4 4 £37,500 +20.96%
Wilmslow -3 4 £39,375 +12.50% 1
Northwich +1 2 £20,000 -45.57%
Chester +10 1 £32,500 +4.83% 1
Macclesfield -20 1 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Knutsford -21 1 £20,000 -44.44%
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 73 (100.00%) PHP
2 53 (72.60%) HTML
3 51 (69.86%) CSS
4 49 (67.12%) JavaScript
5 41 (56.16%) MySQL
6 40 (54.79%) jQuery
7 30 (41.10%) HTML5
8 26 (35.62%) E-Commerce
9 25 (34.25%) Ajax
10 22 (30.14%) MVC
10 22 (30.14%) OO
11 21 (28.77%) Linux
11 21 (28.77%) CSS3
12 20 (27.40%) PHP5
13 18 (24.66%) SQL
14 16 (21.92%) Mobile App
15 15 (20.55%) Apache
16 14 (19.18%) XHTML
17 13 (17.81%) CMS
18 12 (16.44%) OO PHP
19 11 (15.07%) Magento
19 11 (15.07%) Retail
19 11 (15.07%) Marketing
20 10 (13.70%) LAMP
20 10 (13.70%) Risk Management
20 10 (13.70%) Finance
20 10 (13.70%) Financial Institution
20 10 (13.70%) Wireless
20 10 (13.70%) OOP
20 10 (13.70%) Photoshop

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (20.55%) Apache
2 13 (17.81%) CMS
3 2 (2.74%) WordPress
3 2 (2.74%) IIS
4 1 (1.37%) nginx
4 1 (1.37%) uWSGI
4 1 (1.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (56.16%) MySQL
2 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.74%) Subversion
2 1 (1.37%) JIRA
2 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.37%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.37%) Jasmine
General
1 11 (15.07%) Retail
1 11 (15.07%) Marketing
2 10 (13.70%) Financial Institution
2 10 (13.70%) Finance
3 5 (6.85%) Back Office
4 3 (4.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (72.60%) HTML
2 51 (69.86%) CSS
3 40 (54.79%) jQuery
4 30 (41.10%) HTML5
5 25 (34.25%) Ajax
6 21 (28.77%) CSS3
7 14 (19.18%) XHTML
8 10 (13.70%) LAMP
9 9 (12.33%) DHTML
10 8 (10.96%) Web Services
11 6 (8.22%) CakePHP
12 5 (6.85%) CodeIgniter
13 3 (4.11%) JSON
13 3 (4.11%) SOAP
13 3 (4.11%) SQLAlchemy
13 3 (4.11%) Flask
14 2 (2.74%) Symfony
15 1 (1.37%) Zend Framework
15 1 (1.37%) RESTful
15 1 (1.37%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.48%) W3C
3 3 (4.11%) Open Source
4 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) Online Games
4 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.77%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Android
2 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) E-Commerce
2 22 (30.14%) OO
2 22 (30.14%) MVC
3 12 (16.44%) OO PHP
4 10 (13.70%) Risk Management
4 10 (13.70%) OOP
4 10 (13.70%) Customer Engagement
5 9 (12.33%) Web Accessibility
6 8 (10.96%) Web Development
7 7 (9.59%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (8.22%) TDD
8 6 (8.22%) Information Management
9 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.85%) Migration
9 5 (6.85%) Scrum
10 3 (4.11%) SOA
11 1 (1.37%) BDD
11 1 (1.37%) Web Application Development
11 1 (1.37%) Web Design
11 1 (1.37%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) PHP
2 49 (67.12%) JavaScript
3 20 (27.40%) PHP5
4 18 (24.66%) SQL
5 3 (4.11%) Python
6 2 (2.74%) Java
7 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (6.85%) Zend
2 4 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (5.48%) Google
2 4 (5.48%) Facebook
3 3 (4.11%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.37%) F5
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Discounts
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago