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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 86 63 92
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 32 57 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.89% 3.17% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 3.27% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 52 34
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +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
1593 1742 1750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.26% 96.99% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1275 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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,350 £50,500
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 4 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 4 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
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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
Chester +10 5 £35,000 +3.70% 2
Macclesfield +5 5 £30,000 -14.28%
Crewe -7 4 - -
Knutsford -8 3 £23,500 -34.72% 4
Wilmslow - 3 £25,000 -
Runcorn - 3 £45,000 -
Warrington -27 1 £29,000 -17.14%
Ellesmere Port - 1 £40,000 -
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 81 (100.00%) PHP
2 51 (62.96%) HTML
2 51 (62.96%) jQuery
3 50 (61.73%) CSS
4 45 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 39 (48.15%) MySQL
6 36 (44.44%) HTML5
7 25 (30.86%) CSS3
7 25 (30.86%) MVC
8 21 (25.93%) Linux
9 18 (22.22%) OOP
10 16 (19.75%) Retail
10 16 (19.75%) Finance
10 16 (19.75%) OO
11 15 (18.52%) Risk Management
11 15 (18.52%) Financial Institution
11 15 (18.52%) Wireless
11 15 (18.52%) Customer Engagement
12 14 (17.28%) PHP5
12 14 (17.28%) Ajax
13 13 (16.05%) E-Commerce
13 13 (16.05%) Web Development
14 12 (14.81%) Apache
14 12 (14.81%) Photoshop
15 11 (13.58%) Mobile App
16 9 (11.11%) CMS
16 9 (11.11%) Scrum
16 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (11.11%) SQL
16 9 (11.11%) Web Services

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 12 (14.81%) Apache
2 9 (11.11%) CMS
3 6 (7.41%) WordPress
3 6 (7.41%) Node.js
4 4 (4.94%) Drupal
4 4 (4.94%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.23%) uWSGI
5 1 (1.23%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (14.81%) Photoshop
2 6 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (4.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) GitHub
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (48.15%) MySQL
2 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.47%) PhpStorm
2 2 (2.47%) Subversion
3 1 (1.23%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
General
1 16 (19.75%) Retail
1 16 (19.75%) Finance
2 15 (18.52%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.94%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.23%) Games
4 1 (1.23%) Back Office
4 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (62.96%) HTML
1 51 (62.96%) jQuery
2 50 (61.73%) CSS
3 36 (44.44%) HTML5
4 25 (30.86%) CSS3
5 14 (17.28%) Ajax
6 9 (11.11%) Web Services
7 8 (9.88%) CodeIgniter
7 8 (9.88%) CakePHP
8 7 (8.64%) XHTML
9 5 (6.17%) LAMP
9 5 (6.17%) XML
9 5 (6.17%) Symfony
10 4 (4.94%) Flash
10 4 (4.94%) SOAP
11 3 (3.70%) Ember.js
11 3 (3.70%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.70%) SQLAlchemy
11 3 (3.70%) Backbone.js
11 3 (3.70%) Jinja
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.17%) W3C
3 4 (4.94%) Animation
3 4 (4.94%) Video Editing
4 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.93%) Linux
2 2 (2.47%) UNIX
2 2 (2.47%) Windows
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.86%) MVC
2 18 (22.22%) OOP
3 16 (19.75%) OO
4 15 (18.52%) Risk Management
4 15 (18.52%) Customer Engagement
5 13 (16.05%) E-Commerce
5 13 (16.05%) Web Development
6 9 (11.11%) Scrum
6 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (9.88%) OO PHP
7 8 (9.88%) Migration
8 6 (7.41%) TDD
8 6 (7.41%) Information Management
9 5 (6.17%) SEO
10 4 (4.94%) Content Management
10 4 (4.94%) Pay per click
10 4 (4.94%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.94%) Analytics
11 3 (3.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) PHP
2 45 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 14 (17.28%) PHP5
4 9 (11.11%) SQL
5 3 (3.70%) Python
6 2 (2.47%) Java
6 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Google
2 7 (8.64%) Zend
3 6 (7.41%) Adobe
4 4 (4.94%) Facebook
4 4 (4.94%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.70%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
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Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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