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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 34 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 60 83 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.89% 4.84% 3.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.41% 9.04% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 55 59 57
Median salary £38,750 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £23,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
526 918 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.67% 53.53% 51.60%
Number of salaries quoted 471 750 747
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 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 July 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
Macclesfield +7 19 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Chester +10 14 £45,000 +80.00% 5
Runcorn - 9 £40,000 - 1
Wilmslow +7 7 £38,750 +5.44% 4
Knutsford +18 2 £29,500 -21.33% 2
Northwich -5 2 £35,750 +31.19% 1
Crewe +4 1 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Warrington -7 1 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Congleton - 1 £28,500 -
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 85 (68.55%) CSS
2 81 (65.32%) HTML
3 79 (63.71%) JavaScript
4 65 (52.42%) MySQL
5 55 (44.35%) jQuery
6 40 (32.26%) OO
7 37 (29.84%) .NET
8 33 (26.61%) WordPress
9 31 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 31 (25.00%) LAMP
10 28 (22.58%) HTML5
11 27 (21.77%) Drupal
11 27 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (20.97%) Web Development
13 24 (19.35%) MVC
14 22 (17.74%) SQL Server
14 22 (17.74%) CSS3
15 19 (15.32%) Node.js
16 18 (14.52%) ASP.NET
16 18 (14.52%) Web Services
16 18 (14.52%) Linux
16 18 (14.52%) Sass
17 17 (13.71%) DevOps
17 17 (13.71%) Java
17 17 (13.71%) E-Commerce
17 17 (13.71%) Web Design
17 17 (13.71%) Responsive Web Design
18 16 (12.90%) Finance
18 16 (12.90%) OO PHP
18 16 (12.90%) User Experience

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 33 (26.61%) WordPress
2 27 (21.77%) Drupal
3 15 (12.10%) CMS
4 8 (6.45%) Apache
4 8 (6.45%) IIS
5 3 (2.42%) ColdFusion
5 3 (2.42%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.61%) nginx
7 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (6.45%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (10.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.42%) IaaS
3 3 (2.42%) PaaS
4 2 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (1.61%) GitHub
4 2 (1.61%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.61%) Google Play
5 1 (0.81%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) Intranet
1 6 (4.84%) VPN
2 3 (2.42%) DNS
3 2 (1.61%) DHCP
3 2 (1.61%) FTP
3 2 (1.61%) Internet
3 2 (1.61%) LAN
3 2 (1.61%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.61%) VLAN
3 2 (1.61%) WAN
4 1 (0.81%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.81%) BGP
4 1 (0.81%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.81%) LDAP
4 1 (0.81%) OSPF
4 1 (0.81%) SAN
4 1 (0.81%) VoIP
4 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (52.42%) MySQL
2 22 (17.74%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.03%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.42%) Big Data
4 3 (2.42%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.42%) DB2
4 3 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (11.29%) Subversion
3 10 (8.06%) Visual Studio
4 9 (7.26%) Jenkins
5 8 (6.45%) JIRA
6 3 (2.42%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.42%) GitLab
7 2 (1.61%) Android Studio
7 2 (1.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (1.61%) Grunt
7 2 (1.61%) JUnit
7 2 (1.61%) Xcode
8 1 (0.81%) Ant
8 1 (0.81%) FishEye
8 1 (0.81%) Maven
8 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.81%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.81%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (12.90%) Finance
2 12 (9.68%) Publishing
3 8 (6.45%) Multimedia
3 8 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.65%) Marketing
5 3 (2.42%) Advertising
6 2 (1.61%) Retail
7 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 113 (91.13%) Developer
2 74 (59.68%) PHP Developer
3 28 (22.58%) Software Developer
4 14 (11.29%) Lead Developer
4 14 (11.29%) Lead PHP Developer
5 13 (10.48%) Web Developer
6 11 (8.87%) MySQL Developer
6 11 (8.87%) Senior Developer
7 10 (8.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 9 (7.26%) .NET Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Senior PHP Developer
10 7 (5.65%) .NET Software Developer
10 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (5.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.65%) C# Developer
10 7 (5.65%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (4.84%) HTML CSS Developer
11 6 (4.84%) HTML Developer
11 6 (4.84%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (68.55%) CSS
2 81 (65.32%) HTML
3 55 (44.35%) jQuery
4 37 (29.84%) .NET
5 31 (25.00%) LAMP
6 28 (22.58%) HTML5
7 22 (17.74%) CSS3
8 19 (15.32%) Node.js
9 18 (14.52%) ASP.NET
9 18 (14.52%) Sass
9 18 (14.52%) Web Services
10 15 (12.10%) LESS
11 14 (11.29%) XHTML
12 12 (9.68%) Laravel
13 11 (8.87%) J2EE
14 10 (8.06%) PhoneGap
14 10 (8.06%) Symfony
14 10 (8.06%) XML
15 9 (7.26%) .NET Framework
16 8 (6.45%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.90%) User Experience
2 12 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 10 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.65%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.65%) NHS
5 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.23%) Social Media
6 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.42%) W3C
7 2 (1.61%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.61%) iPad
8 1 (0.81%) Blog
8 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.52%) Linux
2 15 (12.10%) Android
2 15 (12.10%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.84%) Windows
4 5 (4.03%) Mac OS X
4 5 (4.03%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.42%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.61%) Unix
7 1 (0.81%) CentOS
7 1 (0.81%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.26%) OO
2 27 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (20.97%) Web Development
4 24 (19.35%) MVC
5 17 (13.71%) DevOps
5 17 (13.71%) E-Commerce
5 17 (13.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 17 (13.71%) Web Design
6 16 (12.90%) OO PHP
7 13 (10.48%) OOP
8 9 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (7.26%) SEO
9 8 (6.45%) Front End Development
9 8 (6.45%) Open Source
9 8 (6.45%) TDD
10 7 (5.65%) Data Protection
10 7 (5.65%) High Availability
10 7 (5.65%) SDLC
11 4 (3.23%) Content Management
11 4 (3.23%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (63.71%) JavaScript
2 17 (13.71%) Java
3 15 (12.10%) PHP 5
4 13 (10.48%) C#
5 10 (8.06%) C++
6 6 (4.84%) SQL
7 5 (4.03%) C
7 5 (4.03%) Ruby
8 4 (3.23%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.23%) Python
9 3 (2.42%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.61%) Perl
11 1 (0.81%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.81%) Go
11 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (11.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.84%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (7.26%) Docker
2 8 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.42%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.61%) Postfix
5 1 (0.81%) iptables
5 1 (0.81%) KVM
5 1 (0.81%) oVirt
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 11 (8.87%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.06%) Zend
3 8 (6.45%) Sencha
4 5 (4.03%) Google
4 5 (4.03%) Oracle
5 4 (3.23%) Adobe
5 4 (3.23%) IBM
5 4 (3.23%) Twitter
6 3 (2.42%) Apple
6 3 (2.42%) Facebook
6 3 (2.42%) VMware
7 2 (1.61%) Appcelerator
7 2 (1.61%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.81%) Siemens
Runcorn, Cheshire
Smartsearch Recruitment
Salary: Salary dependent on experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Pension, Discounts, Others
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Annual Bonus and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum + Training + Certifications + Benefits + Ex
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Featured Blue-Chip Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 18 days ago
Macclesfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago