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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 94 65 88
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 26 53 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.60% 3.09% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 3.18% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 21 48 34
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
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
1524 1665 1725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.96% 96.97% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1190 1224 1371
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Macclesfield +15 5 £30,000 -14.28%
Chester +12 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Crewe -4 4 - -
Knutsford -3 3 £23,500 -21.66% 4
Wilmslow - 2 £25,000 - 3
Runcorn - 1 £21,500 -
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 77 (100.00%) PHP
2 47 (61.04%) jQuery
3 46 (59.74%) HTML
3 46 (59.74%) CSS
4 42 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 35 (45.45%) MySQL
6 31 (40.26%) HTML5
7 25 (32.47%) MVC
8 24 (31.17%) CSS3
9 19 (24.68%) Linux
10 17 (22.08%) OOP
10 17 (22.08%) Finance
11 16 (20.78%) Retail
11 16 (20.78%) OO
12 15 (19.48%) Risk Management
12 15 (19.48%) Financial Institution
12 15 (19.48%) Wireless
12 15 (19.48%) Customer Engagement
13 14 (18.18%) PHP5
14 13 (16.88%) Web Development
14 13 (16.88%) E-Commerce
15 12 (15.58%) Photoshop
16 10 (12.99%) Apache
17 9 (11.69%) CMS
17 9 (11.69%) Scrum
17 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (11.69%) Ajax
17 9 (11.69%) Mobile App
18 8 (10.39%) OO PHP
18 8 (10.39%) CakePHP

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (12.99%) Apache
2 9 (11.69%) CMS
3 6 (7.79%) Node.js
3 6 (7.79%) WordPress
4 5 (6.49%) Drupal
5 4 (5.19%) Joomla!
Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Photoshop
2 6 (7.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.30%) GitHub
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (45.45%) MySQL
2 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.60%) PhpStorm
3 1 (1.30%) Subversion
3 1 (1.30%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.30%) Behat
3 1 (1.30%) PHPUnit
General
1 17 (22.08%) Finance
2 16 (20.78%) Retail
3 15 (19.48%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.19%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.30%) Games
5 1 (1.30%) Back Office
5 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (61.04%) jQuery
2 46 (59.74%) HTML
2 46 (59.74%) CSS
3 31 (40.26%) HTML5
4 24 (31.17%) CSS3
5 9 (11.69%) Ajax
6 8 (10.39%) CakePHP
7 7 (9.09%) XHTML
7 7 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
8 6 (7.79%) Symfony
9 5 (6.49%) LAMP
9 5 (6.49%) Web Services
9 5 (6.49%) XML
10 4 (5.19%) Flash
11 3 (3.90%) Ember.js
11 3 (3.90%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.90%) Backbone.js
12 2 (2.60%) Laravel
12 2 (2.60%) Yii
12 2 (2.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.49%) W3C
3 4 (5.19%) Animation
3 4 (5.19%) Video Editing
4 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) User Experience
5 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.68%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) UNIX
2 2 (2.60%) Windows
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) MVC
2 17 (22.08%) OOP
3 16 (20.78%) OO
4 15 (19.48%) Risk Management
4 15 (19.48%) Customer Engagement
5 13 (16.88%) Web Development
5 13 (16.88%) E-Commerce
6 9 (11.69%) Scrum
6 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.39%) OO PHP
7 8 (10.39%) Migration
8 7 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (7.79%) Information Management
10 5 (6.49%) SEO
11 4 (5.19%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.19%) Pay per click
11 4 (5.19%) Analytics
11 4 (5.19%) TDD
11 4 (5.19%) Content Management
12 3 (3.90%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) PHP
2 42 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.18%) PHP5
4 5 (6.49%) SQL
5 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.30%) Java
6 1 (1.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (9.09%) Zend
1 7 (9.09%) Google
2 6 (7.79%) Adobe
3 4 (5.19%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.90%) Facebook
5 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.30%) Rackspace
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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