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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 95 74 99
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 31 41 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.58% 2.58% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 2.73% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 28
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,950
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
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
1818 1500 1990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.85% 94.46% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1221 1628
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 1 October 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 1 October 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
(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 +16 11 £29,000 +1.75% 1
Chester -1 6 £25,000 -20.63%
Winsford - 4 £40,000 - 1
Knutsford -16 3 £27,500 -8.33%
Crewe -10 1 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Warrington -22 1 £40,000 +22.13%
Wilmslow - 1 £35,000 -
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 56 (100.00%) PHP
2 52 (92.86%) HTML
3 50 (89.29%) CSS
4 48 (85.71%) JavaScript
5 47 (83.93%) MySQL
6 26 (46.43%) OO
7 22 (39.29%) XHTML
7 22 (39.29%) PHP5
7 22 (39.29%) Magento
8 21 (37.50%) Marketing
8 21 (37.50%) E-Commerce
8 21 (37.50%) OO PHP
9 20 (35.71%) Linux
9 20 (35.71%) CMS
9 20 (35.71%) LAMP
10 18 (32.14%) SQL
11 17 (30.36%) Ajax
12 15 (26.79%) jQuery
13 14 (25.00%) Git (software)
14 13 (23.21%) Subversion
14 13 (23.21%) HTML5
15 12 (21.43%) REST
16 11 (19.64%) Drupal
16 11 (19.64%) Web Design
16 11 (19.64%) JSON
16 11 (19.64%) XML
17 10 (17.86%) Web Accessibility
18 9 (16.07%) OOP
18 9 (16.07%) DHTML
18 9 (16.07%) Mobile App

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 20 (35.71%) CMS
2 11 (19.64%) Drupal
3 6 (10.71%) Apache
3 6 (10.71%) WordPress
4 2 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (39.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) DNS
1 1 (1.79%) SSH
1 1 (1.79%) PuTTY
1 1 (1.79%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (83.93%) MySQL
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (23.21%) Subversion
3 3 (5.36%) JIRA
3 3 (5.36%) Jasmine
3 3 (5.36%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (37.50%) Marketing
2 5 (8.93%) Back Office
3 3 (5.36%) Games
4 1 (1.79%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (92.86%) HTML
2 50 (89.29%) CSS
3 22 (39.29%) XHTML
4 20 (35.71%) LAMP
5 17 (30.36%) Ajax
6 15 (26.79%) jQuery
7 13 (23.21%) HTML5
8 12 (21.43%) REST
9 11 (19.64%) JSON
9 11 (19.64%) XML
10 9 (16.07%) DHTML
11 5 (8.93%) Zend Framework
11 5 (8.93%) CSS3
12 3 (5.36%) Web Services
12 3 (5.36%) RESTful
12 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
13 1 (1.79%) Flash
13 1 (1.79%) Classic ASP
13 1 (1.79%) .NET
13 1 (1.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Mobile App
2 7 (12.50%) Open Source
3 2 (3.57%) Online Games
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) OO
2 21 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 21 (37.50%) OO PHP
3 11 (19.64%) Web Design
4 10 (17.86%) Web Accessibility
5 9 (16.07%) OOP
6 5 (8.93%) MVC
6 5 (8.93%) Online Marketing
6 5 (8.93%) Web Application Development
7 3 (5.36%) TDD
7 3 (5.36%) BDD
8 2 (3.57%) Web Development
9 1 (1.79%) Change Management
9 1 (1.79%) SEO
9 1 (1.79%) Content Management
9 1 (1.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (1.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.79%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.79%) Time Management
9 1 (1.79%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) PHP
2 48 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 22 (39.29%) PHP5
4 18 (32.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Zend
2 5 (8.93%) F5
3 2 (3.57%) Adobe
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