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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 102 98 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 22 24 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.27% 1.40% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.45% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 42
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
1651 1655 1729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.94% 96.28% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1316 1290 1406
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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
Chester +2 5 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Warrington -2 3 £26,000 -25.71% 1
Wilmslow - 2 £23,500 - 2
Knutsford -11 1 £21,500 -25.86% 1
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 63 (100.00%) PHP
2 40 (63.49%) HTML
2 40 (63.49%) CSS
3 38 (60.32%) MySQL
3 38 (60.32%) jQuery
4 36 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 21 (33.33%) OOP
5 21 (33.33%) MVC
6 20 (31.75%) HTML5
7 15 (23.81%) WordPress
7 15 (23.81%) OO
8 14 (22.22%) Web Development
8 14 (22.22%) CSS3
9 13 (20.63%) Linux
10 12 (19.05%) Finance
11 11 (17.46%) Ajax
11 11 (17.46%) OO PHP
11 11 (17.46%) Git (software)
12 10 (15.87%) Customer Engagement
12 10 (15.87%) Retail
12 10 (15.87%) Risk Management
12 10 (15.87%) Financial Institution
12 10 (15.87%) Wireless
12 10 (15.87%) E-Commerce
13 9 (14.29%) Magento
13 9 (14.29%) CakePHP
14 8 (12.70%) Drupal
14 8 (12.70%) PHP5
14 8 (12.70%) CMS
15 7 (11.11%) LAMP

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (23.81%) WordPress
2 8 (12.70%) CMS
2 8 (12.70%) Drupal
3 6 (9.52%) Node.js
4 4 (6.35%) Apache
4 4 (6.35%) Joomla!
5 3 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (6.35%) Photoshop
2 4 (6.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (6.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) Wireless
2 3 (4.76%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (60.32%) MySQL
2 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.35%) Subversion
3 3 (4.76%) Grunt
4 2 (3.17%) PhpStorm
5 1 (1.59%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.59%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.59%) Behat
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Financial Institution
2 10 (15.87%) Retail
3 4 (6.35%) Multimedia
4 3 (4.76%) Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.59%) Back Office
5 1 (1.59%) Automotive
5 1 (1.59%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (63.49%) HTML
1 40 (63.49%) CSS
2 38 (60.32%) jQuery
3 20 (31.75%) HTML5
4 14 (22.22%) CSS3
5 11 (17.46%) Ajax
6 9 (14.29%) CakePHP
7 7 (11.11%) LAMP
8 6 (9.52%) Symfony
9 5 (7.94%) XML
10 4 (6.35%) Flash
10 4 (6.35%) CodeIgniter
10 4 (6.35%) Sass
11 3 (4.76%) Ember.js
11 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
11 3 (4.76%) Backbone.js
11 3 (4.76%) XHTML
12 2 (3.17%) Web Services
12 2 (3.17%) Laravel
12 2 (3.17%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.35%) User Experience
2 4 (6.35%) Animation
2 4 (6.35%) Video Editing
3 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.59%) W3C
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) UNIX
2 2 (3.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) OOP
1 21 (33.33%) MVC
2 15 (23.81%) OO
3 14 (22.22%) Web Development
4 11 (17.46%) OO PHP
5 10 (15.87%) Customer Engagement
5 10 (15.87%) E-Commerce
5 10 (15.87%) Risk Management
6 5 (7.94%) SEO
6 5 (7.94%) Scrum
6 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.35%) Content Management
7 4 (6.35%) Migration
7 4 (6.35%) Analytics
7 4 (6.35%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.35%) SDLC
7 4 (6.35%) Pay per click
8 3 (4.76%) DevOps
8 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) PHP
2 36 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.70%) PHP5
4 6 (9.52%) SQL
5 5 (7.94%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Zend
2 6 (9.52%) Adobe
3 4 (6.35%) Google
4 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Knutsford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester
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Salary: £25 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 27 days ago