The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 52 23 33
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 71 162 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.99% 9.36% 6.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.73% 17.02% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 57 150 130
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
919 952 1366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.63% 55.03% 59.08%
Number of salaries quoted 747 827 1242
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
North West

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PHP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Cheshire region.

PHP Salary Trend in Cheshire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

PHP
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 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Warrington -7 28 £35,000 -
Macclesfield -2 10 £32,500 +12.55% 1
Chester -22 8 £25,000 -18.69% 3
Knutsford +2 6 £29,000 -7.93% 1
Northwich +9 4 £37,500 +44.23% 1
Crewe -15 2 £36,250 +4.31% 1
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP.

1 178 (87.68%) HTML
2 137 (67.49%) CSS
3 128 (63.05%) JavaScript
4 96 (47.29%) MySQL
5 59 (29.06%) Linux
6 56 (27.59%) XML
7 53 (26.11%) OO
7 53 (26.11%) SQL
8 52 (25.62%) Marketing
9 51 (25.12%) jQuery
10 48 (23.65%) .NET
11 47 (23.15%) JSON
12 46 (22.66%) Subversion
13 43 (21.18%) HTML5
14 41 (20.20%) XHTML
15 39 (19.21%) Git (software)
16 37 (18.23%) ASP.NET
17 36 (17.73%) CMS
17 36 (17.73%) PHP5
18 35 (17.24%) OO PHP
19 34 (16.75%) REST
19 34 (16.75%) LAMP
20 31 (15.27%) Web Design
21 30 (14.78%) WordPress
22 29 (14.29%) Web Development
23 28 (13.79%) Magento
24 27 (13.30%) SQL Server
25 25 (12.32%) VB
25 25 (12.32%) VB.NET
25 25 (12.32%) Python

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (17.73%) CMS
2 30 (14.78%) WordPress
3 22 (10.84%) MODX
4 14 (6.90%) Apache
5 13 (6.40%) Drupal
6 11 (5.42%) nginx
7 9 (4.43%) Umbraco
7 9 (4.43%) uWSGI
8 4 (1.97%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.97%) IIS
9 3 (1.48%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.99%) Node.js
10 2 (0.99%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.99%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.49%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (6.90%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.46%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.99%) InDesign
5 1 (0.49%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 28 (13.79%) Magento
2 4 (1.97%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.48%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.99%) HTTP
3 1 (0.49%) DNS
3 1 (0.49%) Internet
3 1 (0.49%) SSH
3 1 (0.49%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.49%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (47.29%) MySQL
2 27 (13.30%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.42%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.46%) Big Data
5 3 (1.48%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.99%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (22.66%) Subversion
2 39 (19.21%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.43%) Mercurial
4 4 (1.97%) JIRA
5 3 (1.48%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.48%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.99%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.99%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.99%) RSpec
6 2 (0.99%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.99%) Jasmine
General
1 52 (25.62%) Marketing
2 18 (8.87%) Finance
3 15 (7.39%) Retail
4 4 (1.97%) Publishing
5 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.49%) Advertising
5 1 (0.49%) Back Office
5 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 186 (91.63%) Developer
2 76 (37.44%) PHP Developer
3 58 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 31 (15.27%) .NET Developer
5 27 (13.30%) PHP Web Developer
6 25 (12.32%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 22 (10.84%) VB.NET Developer
7 22 (10.84%) Senior Developer
8 21 (10.34%) Front-End Developer
9 11 (5.42%) Designer
9 11 (5.42%) MySQL Developer
10 9 (4.43%) Front-End Web Developer
11 8 (3.94%) Perl Developer
12 7 (3.45%) Head of Development
13 6 (2.96%) C# .NET Developer
13 6 (2.96%) Perl Web Developer
13 6 (2.96%) Progress Developer
13 6 (2.96%) C# Developer
13 6 (2.96%) Software Developer
14 5 (2.46%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (87.68%) HTML
2 137 (67.49%) CSS
3 56 (27.59%) XML
4 51 (25.12%) jQuery
5 48 (23.65%) .NET
6 47 (23.15%) JSON
7 43 (21.18%) HTML5
8 41 (20.20%) XHTML
9 37 (18.23%) ASP.NET
10 34 (16.75%) LAMP
10 34 (16.75%) REST
11 24 (11.82%) CSS3
12 18 (8.87%) SOAP
13 17 (8.37%) Web Services
13 17 (8.37%) Ajax
14 9 (4.43%) SQLAlchemy
14 9 (4.43%) Flask
15 7 (3.45%) RESTful
16 5 (2.46%) Django
16 5 (2.46%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.42%) Open Source
2 8 (3.94%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.46%) Social Media
4 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.99%) W3C
4 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.49%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 59 (29.06%) Linux
2 13 (6.40%) UNIX
3 4 (1.97%) Windows
4 2 (0.99%) Mac OS
4 2 (0.99%) Debian
5 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.49%) Android
5 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (26.11%) OO
2 35 (17.24%) OO PHP
3 31 (15.27%) Web Design
4 29 (14.29%) Web Development
5 23 (11.33%) E-Commerce
6 19 (9.36%) OOP
6 19 (9.36%) MVC
7 18 (8.87%) Online Marketing
8 17 (8.37%) TDD
9 14 (6.90%) SOA
9 14 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (5.42%) SEO
11 10 (4.93%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (4.43%) Scrum
12 9 (4.43%) Email Marketing
13 8 (3.94%) Information Architecture
14 7 (3.45%) Data-Driven Marketing
14 7 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
14 7 (3.45%) Content Management
15 6 (2.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 128 (63.05%) JavaScript
2 53 (26.11%) SQL
3 36 (17.73%) PHP5
4 25 (12.32%) VB
4 25 (12.32%) VB.NET
4 25 (12.32%) Python
5 24 (11.82%) VB6
6 16 (7.88%) Java
7 15 (7.39%) C++
8 12 (5.91%) C#
9 9 (4.43%) Perl
9 9 (4.43%) Golang
10 8 (3.94%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.97%) Ruby
12 3 (1.48%) Erlang
12 3 (1.48%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.99%) VBA
14 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.49%) VBScript
14 1 (0.49%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (4.43%) Degree
2 6 (2.96%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.49%) MCSE
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.42%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (0.99%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.49%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 17 (8.37%) Adobe
2 14 (6.90%) DevExpress
2 14 (6.90%) Google
3 11 (5.42%) Oracle
3 11 (5.42%) Rackspace
4 9 (4.43%) Zend
5 6 (2.96%) EPiServer
5 6 (2.96%) Progress
6 4 (1.97%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.97%) F5
7 2 (0.99%) Apple
8 1 (0.49%) VMware
8 1 (0.49%) Cisco
8 1 (0.49%) Microsoft
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Congleton, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Congleton, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
F5 IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 24 days ago