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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
North West / Cheshire
Rank 32 35 48
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing PHP 67 79 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.48% 6.02% 4.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.65% 12.17% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 63 61 71
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -12.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £44,800
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
575 649 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 55.61% 49.43% 46.64%
Number of salaries quoted 488 571 702
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +3 27 £39,000 -8.23% 8
Warrington +22 11 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Chester -5 11 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Crewe 0 9 £35,000 -
Wilmslow - 3 £32,500 -
Knutsford -4 1 £57,500 +238.23%
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 88 (52.69%) MySQL
2 85 (50.90%) HTML
3 80 (47.90%) CSS
4 66 (39.52%) JavaScript
5 64 (38.32%) jQuery
6 51 (30.54%) MVC
7 50 (29.94%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (29.34%) .NET
9 45 (26.95%) Finance
10 42 (25.15%) SQL Server
11 40 (23.95%) Git (software)
12 38 (22.75%) OO
13 37 (22.16%) ASP.NET
14 34 (20.36%) C#
15 33 (19.76%) SQL
16 29 (17.37%) LAMP
17 26 (15.57%) .NET Framework
18 25 (14.97%) E-Commerce
19 23 (13.77%) XHTML
19 23 (13.77%) Degree
20 20 (11.98%) Telecoms
20 20 (11.98%) PHP 5
20 20 (11.98%) Web Development
21 19 (11.38%) Linux
21 19 (11.38%) Subversion
22 17 (10.18%) JIRA
22 17 (10.18%) Computer Science
23 16 (9.58%) Magento
24 15 (8.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 15 (8.98%) Analytical Skills

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 12 (7.19%) WordPress
2 11 (6.59%) Apache
3 9 (5.39%) Drupal
4 6 (3.59%) CMS
4 6 (3.59%) IIS
5 5 (2.99%) nginx
6 4 (2.40%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.60%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.59%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (9.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.99%) SaaS
4 4 (2.40%) GitHub
5 2 (1.20%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.60%) AdWords
6 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.99%) DNS
2 3 (1.80%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.20%) Firewall
4 1 (0.60%) DHCP
4 1 (0.60%) HTTP
4 1 (0.60%) Intranet
4 1 (0.60%) LAN
4 1 (0.60%) VLAN
4 1 (0.60%) VPN
4 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (52.69%) MySQL
2 42 (25.15%) SQL Server
3 10 (5.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (5.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (5.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.60%) Big Data
6 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 40 (23.95%) Git (software)
2 19 (11.38%) Subversion
3 17 (10.18%) JIRA
4 4 (2.40%) NUnit
4 4 (2.40%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.20%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.60%) Grunt
6 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.60%) Selenium
6 1 (0.60%) Sublime Text
6 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (26.95%) Finance
2 20 (11.98%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.59%) Retail
4 6 (3.59%) Marketing
5 3 (1.80%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.20%) Advertising
6 2 (1.20%) Back Office
6 2 (1.20%) Front Office
7 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 131 (78.44%) Developer
2 74 (44.31%) PHP Developer
3 28 (16.77%) .NET Developer
4 23 (13.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 23 (13.77%) C# Developer
5 22 (13.17%) Lead Developer
5 22 (13.17%) Lead PHP Developer
6 20 (11.98%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (11.98%) Software Developer
7 19 (11.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (10.18%) .NET Software Developer
8 17 (10.18%) C# Software Developer
9 13 (7.78%) Development Manager
10 12 (7.19%) Magento Developer
11 11 (6.59%) Finance Manager
11 11 (6.59%) PHP Development Manager
12 10 (5.99%) Team Leader
13 8 (4.79%) Junior
13 8 (4.79%) MySQL Developer
13 8 (4.79%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (50.90%) HTML
2 80 (47.90%) CSS
3 64 (38.32%) jQuery
4 49 (29.34%) .NET
5 37 (22.16%) ASP.NET
6 29 (17.37%) LAMP
7 26 (15.57%) .NET Framework
8 23 (13.77%) XHTML
9 15 (8.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (7.78%) HTML5
10 13 (7.78%) Laravel
11 12 (7.19%) CSS3
12 11 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (5.99%) XML
14 9 (5.39%) Node.js
15 8 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 8 (4.79%) SOAP
16 7 (4.19%) Sass
16 7 (4.19%) Symfony
17 6 (3.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.18%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.59%) User Experience
4 8 (4.79%) Clustering
4 8 (4.79%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.59%) Replication
6 3 (1.80%) iPad
7 2 (1.20%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.20%) Social Media
7 2 (1.20%) W3C
8 1 (0.60%) Animation
8 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.60%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.60%) iPhone
8 1 (0.60%) Photography
8 1 (0.60%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.38%) Linux
2 6 (3.59%) Unix
3 5 (2.99%) Windows
4 4 (2.40%) Debian
5 3 (1.80%) CentOS
5 3 (1.80%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.60%) Android
7 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (30.54%) MVC
2 50 (29.94%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (22.75%) OO
4 25 (14.97%) E-Commerce
5 20 (11.98%) Web Development
6 13 (7.78%) TDD
7 11 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (5.99%) High Availability
8 10 (5.99%) OOP
8 10 (5.99%) Web Design
9 9 (5.39%) SEO
10 8 (4.79%) Front End Development
10 8 (4.79%) Refactoring
10 8 (4.79%) Software Engineering
11 7 (4.19%) OO PHP
12 6 (3.59%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (2.99%) Business Continuity
13 5 (2.99%) ETL
13 5 (2.99%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (2.99%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 66 (39.52%) JavaScript
2 34 (20.36%) C#
3 33 (19.76%) SQL
4 20 (11.98%) PHP 5
5 12 (7.19%) Perl
6 9 (5.39%) Python
7 8 (4.79%) Java
8 7 (4.19%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.99%) VBScript
10 2 (1.20%) C++
11 1 (0.60%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.60%) Ruby
11 1 (0.60%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.60%) VB
11 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (13.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.40%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.60%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (1.80%) Postfix
1 3 (1.80%) qmail
2 2 (1.20%) Docker
3 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (2.99%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (1.80%) Nagios
3 2 (1.20%) Ansible
4 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.60%) Puppet
4 1 (0.60%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (7.19%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.79%) Zend
3 3 (1.80%) Google
3 3 (1.80%) Oracle
4 2 (1.20%) Adobe
5 1 (0.60%) Apple
5 1 (0.60%) New Relic
5 1 (0.60%) Sencha
Warrington, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Macclesfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Macclesfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago