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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 90 62 69
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 34 62 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.81% 3.67% 3.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 3.88% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 30 61 75
Average salary £38,375 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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
1749 1599 2131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.03% 94.62% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1285 1852
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 £24,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 2014. 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
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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 +5 5 £31,000 -11.42%
Warrington +5 4 £37,500 +20.96%
Wilmslow -7 4 £39,375 +12.50% 1
Ellesmere Port - 4 £40,000 -
Northwich +2 3 £20,000 -58.97% 1
Macclesfield -11 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Chester +4 1 £32,500 +4.83% 1
Nantwich +3 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Knutsford -23 1 £20,000 -44.44% 1
Winsford - 1 £40,000 -
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 64 (100.00%) PHP
2 53 (82.81%) HTML
3 52 (81.25%) CSS
4 45 (70.31%) JavaScript
5 42 (65.63%) MySQL
6 36 (56.25%) jQuery
7 26 (40.63%) Ajax
8 25 (39.06%) E-Commerce
8 25 (39.06%) HTML5
9 20 (31.25%) SQL
9 20 (31.25%) OO
10 18 (28.13%) PHP5
11 17 (26.56%) Linux
12 16 (25.00%) CSS3
12 16 (25.00%) Magento
13 15 (23.44%) Mobile App
13 15 (23.44%) MVC
14 13 (20.31%) Apache
15 12 (18.75%) XHTML
16 11 (17.19%) CMS
16 11 (17.19%) Marketing
16 11 (17.19%) OO PHP
17 10 (15.63%) LAMP
18 9 (14.06%) OOP
18 9 (14.06%) Web Services
18 9 (14.06%) DHTML
18 9 (14.06%) Web Accessibility
19 7 (10.94%) Open Source
19 7 (10.94%) WordPress
19 7 (10.94%) Photoshop

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 13 (20.31%) Apache
2 11 (17.19%) CMS
3 7 (10.94%) WordPress
4 5 (7.81%) Drupal
5 2 (3.13%) IIS
6 1 (1.56%) nginx
6 1 (1.56%) uWSGI
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (65.63%) MySQL
2 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.13%) Subversion
2 2 (3.13%) JIRA
2 2 (3.13%) PHPUnit
2 2 (3.13%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.56%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (17.19%) Marketing
2 5 (7.81%) Back Office
2 5 (7.81%) Retail
3 4 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.25%) Finance
4 3 (4.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (82.81%) HTML
2 52 (81.25%) CSS
3 36 (56.25%) jQuery
4 26 (40.63%) Ajax
5 25 (39.06%) HTML5
6 16 (25.00%) CSS3
7 12 (18.75%) XHTML
8 10 (15.63%) LAMP
9 9 (14.06%) Web Services
9 9 (14.06%) DHTML
10 4 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
10 4 (6.25%) CakePHP
10 4 (6.25%) SOAP
11 3 (4.69%) Zend Framework
11 3 (4.69%) JSON
11 3 (4.69%) SQLAlchemy
11 3 (4.69%) Flask
12 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
12 2 (3.13%) RESTful
13 1 (1.56%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.94%) Open Source
3 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.13%) W3C
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Online Games
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Android
2 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) E-Commerce
2 20 (31.25%) OO
3 15 (23.44%) MVC
4 11 (17.19%) OO PHP
5 9 (14.06%) OOP
5 9 (14.06%) Web Accessibility
6 7 (10.94%) TDD
7 6 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (6.25%) Information Management
8 4 (6.25%) Web Development
8 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.25%) Migration
8 4 (6.25%) Scrum
9 3 (4.69%) SOA
9 3 (4.69%) Web Application Development
10 2 (3.13%) BDD
11 1 (1.56%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (1.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) PHP
2 45 (70.31%) JavaScript
3 20 (31.25%) SQL
4 18 (28.13%) PHP5
5 3 (4.69%) Python
6 2 (3.13%) Java
7 1 (1.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Zend
1 5 (7.81%) F5
2 4 (6.25%) Facebook
2 4 (6.25%) Google
3 3 (4.69%) Rackspace
4 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
Chester, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Discounts
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
D4 Digital
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £38k + pkg
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £425000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Knutsford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 20 days ago