The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 59 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 60 126 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.73% 7.42% 7.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.41% 13.89% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 49 100 130
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £28,450 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
810 907 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.40% 53.42% 56.47%
Number of salaries quoted 659 724 832
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 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
(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 -33 12 £38,500 +10.00% 10
Knutsford 0 9 £37,500 +29.31% 3
Crewe -12 8 £37,000 +48.00%
Chester 0 7 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Wilmslow - 7 £35,000 - 3
Macclesfield +11 5 £30,000 -11.11% 3
Runcorn - 1 £21,500 -
Widnes - 1 £32,500 -
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 86 (58.90%) HTML
1 86 (58.90%) JavaScript
2 73 (50.00%) CSS
3 63 (43.15%) jQuery
4 57 (39.04%) MySQL
5 48 (32.88%) HTML5
6 32 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (20.55%) CSS3
8 29 (19.86%) MVC
8 29 (19.86%) .NET
9 28 (19.18%) SQL
10 25 (17.12%) Linux
11 24 (16.44%) Finance
12 23 (15.75%) Web Services
12 23 (15.75%) OOP
13 22 (15.07%) OO
14 21 (14.38%) C#
14 21 (14.38%) Retail
14 21 (14.38%) PHP5
15 17 (11.64%) SQL Server
15 17 (11.64%) E-Commerce
16 16 (10.96%) Apache
16 16 (10.96%) Risk Management
16 16 (10.96%) Financial Institution
16 16 (10.96%) Wireless
16 16 (10.96%) Customer Engagement
16 16 (10.96%) Mobile App
17 15 (10.27%) Web Development
17 15 (10.27%) Ajax
17 15 (10.27%) Google

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 16 (10.96%) Apache
2 11 (7.53%) CMS
2 11 (7.53%) WordPress
3 6 (4.11%) Node.js
3 6 (4.11%) Drupal
4 5 (3.42%) Joomla!
5 4 (2.74%) IIS
6 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.68%) MODX
Applications
1 14 (9.59%) Photoshop
2 8 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (4.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (4.11%) AutoCAD
4 6 (4.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (2.74%) MS Excel
5 4 (2.74%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.68%) InDesign
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 11 (7.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.42%) Google Analytics
1 5 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.37%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.96%) Wireless
2 3 (2.05%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.37%) SSL
3 2 (1.37%) VPN
3 2 (1.37%) FTP
3 2 (1.37%) Intranet
4 1 (0.68%) LAN
4 1 (0.68%) SMS
4 1 (0.68%) Internet
4 1 (0.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (39.04%) MySQL
2 17 (11.64%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.42%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.05%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.37%) Big Data
6 1 (0.68%) DB2
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (8.90%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.22%) Subversion
3 8 (5.48%) JIRA
4 4 (2.74%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.05%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.37%) PhpStorm
7 1 (0.68%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.68%) Behat
7 1 (0.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 24 (16.44%) Finance
2 21 (14.38%) Retail
3 16 (10.96%) Financial Institution
4 7 (4.79%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.74%) Multimedia
6 3 (2.05%) Marketing
7 2 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.37%) Games
8 1 (0.68%) Billing
8 1 (0.68%) Back Office
8 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 126 (86.30%) Developer
2 72 (49.32%) PHP Developer
3 21 (14.38%) Web Developer
4 16 (10.96%) Senior Developer
4 16 (10.96%) .NET Developer
4 16 (10.96%) C# Developer
4 16 (10.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (7.53%) PHP Web Developer
6 10 (6.85%) Front-End Developer
7 9 (6.16%) Senior PHP Developer
8 7 (4.79%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (4.79%) Software Developer
8 7 (4.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.11%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (4.11%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (4.11%) Programmer
10 5 (3.42%) Junior Developer
10 5 (3.42%) Junior
10 5 (3.42%) Magento Developer
11 4 (2.74%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (58.90%) HTML
2 73 (50.00%) CSS
3 63 (43.15%) jQuery
4 48 (32.88%) HTML5
5 30 (20.55%) CSS3
6 29 (19.86%) .NET
7 23 (15.75%) Web Services
8 15 (10.27%) Ajax
9 13 (8.90%) .NET Framework
10 12 (8.22%) ASP.NET
11 10 (6.85%) LAMP
12 9 (6.16%) XHTML
12 9 (6.16%) CodeIgniter
13 8 (5.48%) CakePHP
14 7 (4.79%) XML
15 6 (4.11%) Symfony
15 6 (4.11%) Flash
16 4 (2.74%) Ember.js
16 4 (2.74%) AngularJS
17 3 (2.05%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.96%) Mobile App
2 9 (6.16%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.11%) User Experience
4 6 (4.11%) W3C
4 6 (4.11%) GIS
5 4 (2.74%) Animation
5 4 (2.74%) Video Editing
5 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.05%) Telematics
6 3 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.68%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.12%) Linux
2 13 (8.90%) Windows
3 5 (3.42%) Android
4 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.74%) UNIX
4 4 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.68%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (19.86%) MVC
3 23 (15.75%) OOP
4 22 (15.07%) OO
5 17 (11.64%) E-Commerce
6 16 (10.96%) Risk Management
6 16 (10.96%) Customer Engagement
7 15 (10.27%) Web Development
8 12 (8.22%) Mobile Application Development
9 11 (7.53%) Unit Testing
10 10 (6.85%) Scrum
11 9 (6.16%) SDLC
12 8 (5.48%) OO PHP
13 7 (4.79%) Information Management
13 7 (4.79%) Migration
14 6 (4.11%) UML
14 6 (4.11%) SEO
15 5 (3.42%) TDD
15 5 (3.42%) Web Design
15 5 (3.42%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 86 (58.90%) JavaScript
2 28 (19.18%) SQL
3 21 (14.38%) C#
3 21 (14.38%) PHP5
4 11 (7.53%) Java
5 8 (5.48%) VB
6 6 (4.11%) VB6
7 4 (2.74%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.74%) Python
8 3 (2.05%) Ruby
8 3 (2.05%) Perl
9 2 (1.37%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.37%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (6.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (10.27%) Google
2 8 (5.48%) Adobe
3 7 (4.79%) Zend
4 6 (4.11%) Oracle
5 4 (2.74%) Facebook
5 4 (2.74%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.05%) hybris
7 2 (1.37%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.68%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.68%) VMware
8 1 (0.68%) SAP
Chester, Cheshire
ASG International
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Anderson Scott Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Triad Resourcing
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield
Three People
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + dep on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefitd
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago