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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 71 74 74
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 31 56 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.38% 3.06% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 3.17% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 44 46
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £21,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
1245 1766 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.55% 96.50% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1424 1148
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +30 9 £33,750 +12.50% 2
Knutsford +11 7 £35,000 +68.67%
Chester +8 4 £34,500 +27.77% 5
Northwich +4 3 £32,500 +62.50% 2
Warrington -3 1 £27,500 -24.13% 1
Crewe -6 1 £42,500 +41.66%
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 73 (94.81%) JavaScript
3 64 (83.12%) CSS
4 63 (81.82%) MySQL
5 62 (80.52%) HTML
6 48 (62.34%) jQuery
7 45 (58.44%) WordPress
8 42 (54.55%) HTML5
9 39 (50.65%) CSS3
10 36 (46.75%) Sass
11 33 (42.86%) Git (software)
12 27 (35.06%) OOP
13 26 (33.77%) XML
14 25 (32.47%) Drupal
15 24 (31.17%) Linux
15 24 (31.17%) Web Design
16 23 (29.87%) CMS
16 23 (29.87%) Magento
17 20 (25.97%) JSON
17 20 (25.97%) Subversion
17 20 (25.97%) Grunt
17 20 (25.97%) Relational Database
18 18 (23.38%) MVC
18 18 (23.38%) LAMP
19 17 (22.08%) PHP 5
20 16 (20.78%) Ajax
20 16 (20.78%) .NET
21 15 (19.48%) Node.js
22 14 (18.18%) Laravel
22 14 (18.18%) Symfony

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 45 (58.44%) WordPress
2 25 (32.47%) Drupal
3 23 (29.87%) CMS
4 15 (19.48%) Node.js
5 5 (6.49%) Apache
5 5 (6.49%) IIS
6 3 (3.90%) Joomla!
7 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (29.87%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.30%) AdWords
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.88%) PuTTY
1 13 (16.88%) SSH
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (81.82%) MySQL
2 20 (25.97%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
4 7 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 7 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 20 (25.97%) Grunt
2 20 (25.97%) Subversion
3 12 (15.58%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.90%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.60%) JIRA
7 1 (1.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.30%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.30%) gulp
General
1 7 (9.09%) Marketing
2 5 (6.49%) Publishing
3 2 (2.60%) Advertising
3 2 (2.60%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.30%) Automotive
4 1 (1.30%) Back Office
4 1 (1.30%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (83.12%) CSS
2 62 (80.52%) HTML
3 48 (62.34%) jQuery
4 42 (54.55%) HTML5
5 39 (50.65%) CSS3
6 36 (46.75%) Sass
7 26 (33.77%) XML
8 20 (25.97%) JSON
9 18 (23.38%) LAMP
10 16 (20.78%) .NET
10 16 (20.78%) Ajax
11 14 (18.18%) Laravel
11 14 (18.18%) Symfony
12 9 (11.69%) PhoneGap
13 8 (10.39%) jQT
13 8 (10.39%) Sencha Touch
14 7 (9.09%) .NET Framework
14 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET
14 7 (9.09%) XML Schema
15 6 (7.79%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (15.58%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.49%) User Experience
5 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.60%) Social Media
6 1 (1.30%) Animation
6 1 (1.30%) iPad
6 1 (1.30%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 24 (31.17%) Linux
2 8 (10.39%) Android
2 8 (10.39%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) OOP
2 24 (31.17%) Web Design
3 18 (23.38%) MVC
4 14 (18.18%) Front End Development
5 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (16.88%) Project Planning
6 11 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (14.29%) Web Development
7 10 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (12.99%) OO
7 10 (12.99%) OO PHP
8 8 (10.39%) DevOps
8 8 (10.39%) Web Application Development
9 5 (6.49%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.49%) Open Source
9 5 (6.49%) SEO
10 2 (2.60%) Analytics
10 2 (2.60%) Scrum
10 2 (2.60%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.30%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) PHP
2 73 (94.81%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.08%) PHP 5
4 7 (9.09%) C#
5 4 (5.19%) SQL
6 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.30%) Python
7 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (18.18%) Zend
2 10 (12.99%) Adobe
3 8 (10.39%) Sencha
4 6 (7.79%) Google
4 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.79%) Twitter
5 5 (6.49%) Facebook
6 1 (1.30%) Appcelerator
6 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
Congleton, Cheshire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Discounts
Posted: 15 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Northwich
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago