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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 42 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 42 73 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.42% 4.21% 5.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.77% 8.14% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 39 55 74
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
PHP
North West

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
479 897 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.37% 51.67% 51.90%
Number of salaries quoted 431 740 735
Median salary £36,250 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester 0 14 £45,000 +63.63% 8
Runcorn +6 6 £40,000 +86.04%
Northwich - 5 £36,500 -
Macclesfield +5 4 £35,000 +3.70% 5
Wilmslow +5 4 £38,750 -4.61% 2
Warrington +3 3 £47,500 +35.71%
Knutsford +13 2 £29,500 -21.33% 1
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 84 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 83 (65.87%) CSS
3 80 (63.49%) HTML
4 70 (55.56%) MySQL
5 48 (38.10%) jQuery
6 41 (32.54%) .NET
7 34 (26.98%) OO
8 33 (26.19%) Web Development
9 31 (24.60%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (24.60%) HTML5
9 31 (24.60%) MVC
10 28 (22.22%) WordPress
11 27 (21.43%) LAMP
12 24 (19.05%) SQL Server
12 24 (19.05%) Drupal
13 23 (18.25%) Linux
14 22 (17.46%) ASP.NET
15 21 (16.67%) Web Services
15 21 (16.67%) Git (software)
16 20 (15.87%) Java
16 20 (15.87%) CSS3
17 18 (14.29%) C#
17 18 (14.29%) Degree
18 17 (13.49%) E-Commerce
18 17 (13.49%) Web Design
19 16 (12.70%) Responsive Web Design
20 15 (11.90%) Mobile App
20 15 (11.90%) Front End Development
21 14 (11.11%) CMS
21 14 (11.11%) Finance

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 28 (22.22%) WordPress
2 24 (19.05%) Drupal
3 14 (11.11%) CMS
4 9 (7.14%) Apache
5 6 (4.76%) IIS
6 3 (2.38%) ColdFusion
6 3 (2.38%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.59%) nginx
7 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (5.56%) Photoshop
3 5 (3.97%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (9.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.38%) IaaS
3 3 (2.38%) PaaS
4 2 (1.59%) Google Play
5 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.79%) GitHub
5 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.79%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.56%) VPN
2 6 (4.76%) Intranet
3 3 (2.38%) DNS
4 2 (1.59%) DHCP
4 2 (1.59%) FTP
4 2 (1.59%) Internet
4 2 (1.59%) LAN
4 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.59%) VLAN
4 2 (1.59%) WAN
5 1 (0.79%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.79%) BGP
5 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.79%) LDAP
5 1 (0.79%) OSPF
5 1 (0.79%) SAN
5 1 (0.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (55.56%) MySQL
2 24 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.97%) DB2
4 5 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.17%) Big Data
5 4 (3.17%) Data Mining
5 4 (3.17%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.73%) Subversion
3 10 (7.94%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.56%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.76%) JIRA
6 4 (3.17%) GitLab
7 2 (1.59%) Android Studio
7 2 (1.59%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (1.59%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.59%) JUnit
7 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.59%) Xcode
8 1 (0.79%) Ant
8 1 (0.79%) FishEye
8 1 (0.79%) Grunt
8 1 (0.79%) Maven
8 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (11.11%) Finance
2 11 (8.73%) Marketing
2 11 (8.73%) Publishing
3 6 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.17%) Advertising
5 3 (2.38%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.59%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) Electronics
7 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 112 (88.89%) Developer
2 63 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 26 (20.63%) Software Developer
4 17 (13.49%) Web Developer
5 12 (9.52%) Lead Developer
5 12 (9.52%) Lead PHP Developer
6 10 (7.94%) .NET Developer
6 10 (7.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (7.94%) MySQL Developer
7 9 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 9 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 8 (6.35%) C# Developer
8 8 (6.35%) Junior
8 8 (6.35%) Junior Developer
8 8 (6.35%) Team Leader
9 7 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
9 7 (5.56%) HTML Developer
9 7 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
10 6 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (65.87%) CSS
2 80 (63.49%) HTML
3 48 (38.10%) jQuery
4 41 (32.54%) .NET
5 31 (24.60%) HTML5
6 27 (21.43%) LAMP
7 22 (17.46%) ASP.NET
8 21 (16.67%) Web Services
9 20 (15.87%) CSS3
10 14 (11.11%) J2EE
11 13 (10.32%) Laravel
11 13 (10.32%) XML
12 12 (9.52%) Ajax
12 12 (9.52%) Sass
12 12 (9.52%) XHTML
13 11 (8.73%) Node.js
13 11 (8.73%) Symfony
14 9 (7.14%) .NET Framework
15 8 (6.35%) PhoneGap
16 7 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.90%) Mobile App
2 13 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.14%) User Experience
4 6 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.76%) NHS
4 6 (4.76%) Social Media
5 5 (3.97%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.17%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.38%) iPad
8 2 (1.59%) W3C
9 1 (0.79%) Blog
9 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.25%) Linux
2 14 (11.11%) Android
2 14 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 10 (7.94%) Windows
4 5 (3.97%) Mac OS X
4 5 (3.97%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.59%) Unix
7 1 (0.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.98%) OO
2 33 (26.19%) Web Development
3 31 (24.60%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (24.60%) MVC
4 17 (13.49%) E-Commerce
4 17 (13.49%) Web Design
5 16 (12.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (11.90%) Front End Development
7 14 (11.11%) OOP
8 12 (9.52%) OO PHP
9 10 (7.94%) DevOps
9 10 (7.94%) Open Source
9 10 (7.94%) SEO
10 9 (7.14%) SDLC
11 7 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.56%) Scrum
12 6 (4.76%) Content Management
12 6 (4.76%) High Availability
12 6 (4.76%) Information Management
12 6 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 84 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 20 (15.87%) Java
3 18 (14.29%) C#
4 12 (9.52%) C++
4 12 (9.52%) PHP 5
5 9 (7.14%) C
5 9 (7.14%) SQL
6 5 (3.97%) Python
6 5 (3.97%) Ruby
7 4 (3.17%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.38%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.38%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.59%) Perl
10 1 (0.79%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.79%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (3.97%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) QA
1 5 (3.97%) WAI
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.56%) Docker
2 6 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.59%) Postfix
5 1 (0.79%) Firmware
5 1 (0.79%) iptables
5 1 (0.79%) KVM
5 1 (0.79%) oVirt
5 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (3.17%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 11 (8.73%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.94%) Zend
3 9 (7.14%) Twitter
4 8 (6.35%) Adobe
5 6 (4.76%) IBM
5 6 (4.76%) Oracle
5 6 (4.76%) Sencha
6 4 (3.17%) Google
7 3 (2.38%) Apple
7 3 (2.38%) Facebook
7 3 (2.38%) VMware
8 2 (1.59%) Appcelerator
8 2 (1.59%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.79%) Siemens
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Premier IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Unrivalled Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hyde, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago