The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
North West / Cheshire
Rank 41 37 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 49 72 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.82% 5.55% 4.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.35% 11.78% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 41 56 72
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
587 611 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 57.72% 47.07% 47.16%
Number of salaries quoted 504 532 721
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 February 2017.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

PHP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield +2 14 £40,000 +5.26% 2
Chester -2 10 £35,000 +12.90% 1
Crewe -5 10 £42,500 -
Warrington +2 6 £26,250 -36.36% 4
Wilmslow - 4 £32,500 - 2
Knutsford -5 1 £57,500 +238.23% 2
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 75 (51.37%) MySQL
2 63 (43.15%) HTML
3 57 (39.04%) CSS
4 49 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (32.19%) JavaScript
6 42 (28.77%) Finance
7 41 (28.08%) .NET
8 39 (26.71%) jQuery
9 36 (24.66%) SQL Server
9 36 (24.66%) OO
10 34 (23.29%) MVC
11 32 (21.92%) SQL
11 32 (21.92%) Git (software)
12 28 (19.18%) Degree
13 27 (18.49%) C#
13 27 (18.49%) ASP.NET
14 25 (17.12%) Linux
15 22 (15.07%) .NET Framework
15 22 (15.07%) Computer Science
16 21 (14.38%) Web Development
16 21 (14.38%) LAMP
17 17 (11.64%) E-Commerce
17 17 (11.64%) Laravel
18 16 (10.96%) PHP 5
18 16 (10.96%) XHTML
18 16 (10.96%) Telecoms
19 15 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
20 14 (9.59%) Subversion
20 14 (9.59%) JIRA
21 13 (8.90%) Software Engineering

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (8.90%) Apache
2 9 (6.16%) WordPress
3 7 (4.79%) CMS
4 5 (3.42%) ColdFusion
4 5 (3.42%) IIS
5 4 (2.74%) Drupal
5 4 (2.74%) nginx
6 3 (2.05%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.68%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.11%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.68%) MS Office
4 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (8.90%) Magento
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.42%) SaaS
4 3 (2.05%) GitHub
5 1 (0.68%) AdWords
5 1 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.11%) DNS
2 3 (2.05%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.68%) DHCP
3 1 (0.68%) Firewall
3 1 (0.68%) FTP
3 1 (0.68%) HTTP
3 1 (0.68%) Intranet
3 1 (0.68%) LAN
3 1 (0.68%) VLAN
3 1 (0.68%) VPN
3 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (51.37%) MySQL
2 36 (24.66%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.37%) Big Data
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.68%) HBase
7 1 (0.68%) Impala
7 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.68%) Spark SQL
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 32 (21.92%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.59%) JIRA
2 14 (9.59%) Subversion
3 3 (2.05%) Selenium
4 2 (1.37%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.68%) Sublime Text
5 1 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 42 (28.77%) Finance
2 16 (10.96%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.11%) Retail
4 4 (2.74%) Marketing
5 3 (2.05%) Advertising
5 3 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.37%) Back Office
6 2 (1.37%) Front Office
7 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 106 (72.60%) Developer
2 57 (39.04%) PHP Developer
3 19 (13.01%) .NET Developer
4 18 (12.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 18 (12.33%) C# Developer
5 16 (10.96%) Lead Developer
5 16 (10.96%) Lead PHP Developer
6 15 (10.27%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (9.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (9.59%) Software Developer
8 13 (8.90%) .NET Software Developer
8 13 (8.90%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (8.22%) Development Manager
10 11 (7.53%) Finance Manager
10 11 (7.53%) PHP Development Manager
11 10 (6.85%) Web Developer
12 9 (6.16%) Team Leader
13 8 (5.48%) Junior
13 8 (5.48%) Magento Developer
14 6 (4.11%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (43.15%) HTML
2 57 (39.04%) CSS
3 41 (28.08%) .NET
4 39 (26.71%) jQuery
5 27 (18.49%) ASP.NET
6 22 (15.07%) .NET Framework
7 21 (14.38%) LAMP
8 17 (11.64%) Laravel
9 16 (10.96%) XHTML
10 9 (6.16%) CSS3
10 9 (6.16%) HTML5
11 8 (5.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (4.11%) AngularJS
12 6 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (4.11%) Web Services
12 6 (4.11%) XML
13 5 (3.42%) Symfony
14 4 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 4 (2.74%) RESTful
14 4 (2.74%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.07%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.85%) User Experience
4 8 (5.48%) Clustering
4 8 (5.48%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.11%) Replication
6 5 (3.42%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.05%) iPad
8 2 (1.37%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.68%) Animation
9 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.68%) iPhone
9 1 (0.68%) Photography
9 1 (0.68%) Social Media
9 1 (0.68%) Video Editing
9 1 (0.68%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.12%) Linux
2 8 (5.48%) Unix
3 5 (3.42%) Windows
4 3 (2.05%) CentOS
4 3 (2.05%) Debian
4 3 (2.05%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (24.66%) OO
3 34 (23.29%) MVC
4 21 (14.38%) Web Development
5 17 (11.64%) E-Commerce
6 13 (8.90%) Software Engineering
7 12 (8.22%) TDD
8 11 (7.53%) OOP
9 10 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (6.85%) High Availability
10 9 (6.16%) Front End Development
10 9 (6.16%) Refactoring
11 8 (5.48%) OO PHP
11 8 (5.48%) SEO
11 8 (5.48%) Web Design
12 6 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (4.11%) ETL
13 5 (3.42%) Business Continuity
13 5 (3.42%) Migration
13 5 (3.42%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 47 (32.19%) JavaScript
2 32 (21.92%) SQL
3 27 (18.49%) C#
4 16 (10.96%) PHP 5
5 13 (8.90%) Perl
6 11 (7.53%) Java
7 10 (6.85%) Python
8 7 (4.79%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.42%) VBScript
10 3 (2.05%) ActionScript
10 3 (2.05%) C++
10 3 (2.05%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.37%) Ruby
12 1 (0.68%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.68%) C
12 1 (0.68%) VB
12 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (19.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (2.05%) Postfix
1 3 (2.05%) qmail
2 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.68%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (3.42%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (2.74%) Ansible
3 3 (2.05%) Nagios
4 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.68%) Puppet
4 1 (0.68%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (8.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.22%) Zend
3 5 (3.42%) Oracle
4 2 (1.37%) Adobe
4 2 (1.37%) Google
5 1 (0.68%) Apple
5 1 (0.68%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.68%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.68%) New Relic
5 1 (0.68%) Talend
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Rullion
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE + additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Daresbury, Cheshire
CiiVSOFT
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE + additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + extremely good benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Depending on Exp. bens, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago