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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 47 59 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -35
Permanent jobs citing PHP 83 66 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.83% 3.66% 9.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.00% 7.11% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 58 54 151
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
922 928 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 53.60% 51.50% 55.59%
Number of salaries quoted 754 755 823
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +7 26 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Chester +6 16 £25,000 - 9
Crewe +2 12 £38,750 -18.42% 2
Northwich -1 5 £26,500 -29.33% 4
Knutsford -4 4 £37,500 +29.31%
Macclesfield +9 3 £35,000 +10.23% 2
Widnes - 1 £32,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £23,500 - 3
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 108 (67.92%) HTML
2 105 (66.04%) JavaScript
3 93 (58.49%) CSS
4 83 (52.20%) MySQL
5 72 (45.28%) jQuery
6 50 (31.45%) HTML5
7 49 (30.82%) SQL
8 37 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (22.64%) OOP
10 33 (20.75%) Web Services
11 32 (20.13%) .NET
12 31 (19.50%) WordPress
13 30 (18.87%) CSS3
13 30 (18.87%) MVC
14 29 (18.24%) Java
15 28 (17.61%) Subversion
16 27 (16.98%) OO
16 27 (16.98%) Finance
17 24 (15.09%) C#
17 24 (15.09%) Magento
17 24 (15.09%) Git (software)
17 24 (15.09%) User Experience
18 23 (14.47%) Linux
18 23 (14.47%) Retail
19 22 (13.84%) E-Commerce
20 21 (13.21%) Ajax
21 20 (12.58%) SDLC
22 19 (11.95%) Apache
23 18 (11.32%) Adobe
23 18 (11.32%) LAMP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (19.50%) WordPress
2 19 (11.95%) Apache
3 16 (10.06%) CMS
4 10 (6.29%) Joomla!
5 9 (5.66%) Drupal
6 6 (3.77%) Node.js
6 6 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (2.52%) Liferay
7 4 (2.52%) Jetty
7 4 (2.52%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.52%) IIS
7 4 (2.52%) JBoss
7 4 (2.52%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.26%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.63%) MODX
Applications
1 14 (8.81%) Photoshop
2 8 (5.03%) MS Office
2 8 (5.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (5.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (3.77%) MS Project
3 6 (3.77%) AutoCAD
3 6 (3.77%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (3.14%) MS Excel
5 4 (2.52%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.63%) InDesign
6 1 (0.63%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 24 (15.09%) Magento
2 2 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.14%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.43%) Wireless
2 8 (5.03%) SSL
3 6 (3.77%) FTP
3 6 (3.77%) VPN
4 4 (2.52%) DNS
5 3 (1.89%) Intranet
5 3 (1.89%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (1.26%) Firewall
6 2 (1.26%) Network Security
6 2 (1.26%) HTTP
7 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (52.20%) MySQL
2 17 (10.69%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.52%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.89%) Big Data
4 3 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.63%) DB2
5 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (17.61%) Subversion
2 24 (15.09%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.92%) JIRA
4 6 (3.77%) Grunt
5 5 (3.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 4 (2.52%) Maven
6 4 (2.52%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (1.89%) gulp
8 2 (1.26%) PhpStorm
8 2 (1.26%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.26%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.63%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.63%) Behat
General
1 27 (16.98%) Finance
2 23 (14.47%) Retail
3 15 (9.43%) Financial Institution
4 10 (6.29%) Marketing
5 4 (2.52%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Back Office
8 1 (0.63%) Automotive
8 1 (0.63%) Games
8 1 (0.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 129 (81.13%) Developer
2 56 (35.22%) PHP Developer
3 24 (15.09%) Front-End Developer
4 16 (10.06%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (10.06%) .NET Developer
4 16 (10.06%) C# Developer
4 16 (10.06%) Web Developer
5 11 (6.92%) Junior
5 11 (6.92%) Senior Developer
6 10 (6.29%) Junior Developer
7 8 (5.03%) Junior PHP Developer
7 8 (5.03%) Analyst
8 7 (4.40%) Programmer
8 7 (4.40%) Consultant
9 6 (3.77%) Support Analyst
9 6 (3.77%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (3.14%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (3.14%) PHP Programmer
11 4 (2.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (2.52%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (67.92%) HTML
2 93 (58.49%) CSS
3 72 (45.28%) jQuery
4 50 (31.45%) HTML5
5 33 (20.75%) Web Services
6 32 (20.13%) .NET
7 30 (18.87%) CSS3
8 21 (13.21%) Ajax
9 18 (11.32%) LAMP
10 14 (8.81%) ASP.NET
11 13 (8.18%) XML
12 12 (7.55%) .NET Framework
12 12 (7.55%) Sass
13 11 (6.92%) CakePHP
13 11 (6.92%) XHTML
14 8 (5.03%) AngularJS
15 7 (4.40%) Underscore.js
16 6 (3.77%) Flash
16 6 (3.77%) Laravel
17 5 (3.14%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.09%) User Experience
2 18 (11.32%) Mobile App
3 14 (8.81%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.77%) Device Driver
6 6 (3.77%) GIS
6 6 (3.77%) Data Centre
7 5 (3.14%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.52%) Animation
8 4 (2.52%) Video Editing
9 3 (1.89%) W3C
9 3 (1.89%) Telematics
10 2 (1.26%) NHS
10 2 (1.26%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.63%) Physics
11 1 (0.63%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.63%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.47%) Linux
2 15 (9.43%) Windows
3 9 (5.66%) UNIX
4 7 (4.40%) Android
5 4 (2.52%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.52%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.89%) CentOS
7 2 (1.26%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.26%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.26%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.26%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.63%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (22.64%) OOP
3 30 (18.87%) MVC
4 27 (16.98%) OO
5 22 (13.84%) E-Commerce
6 20 (12.58%) SDLC
7 18 (11.32%) Web Development
8 17 (10.69%) Unit Testing
9 16 (10.06%) Risk Management
10 15 (9.43%) Customer Engagement
11 14 (8.81%) Mobile Application Development
11 14 (8.81%) SEO
12 12 (7.55%) OO PHP
13 10 (6.29%) Web Application Development
13 10 (6.29%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (6.29%) Content Management
14 9 (5.66%) TDD
14 9 (5.66%) Modular Programming
15 8 (5.03%) Open Source
15 8 (5.03%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 105 (66.04%) JavaScript
2 49 (30.82%) SQL
3 29 (18.24%) Java
4 24 (15.09%) C#
5 10 (6.29%) PHP5
6 8 (5.03%) Bash Shell
6 8 (5.03%) VB
7 6 (3.77%) Python
7 6 (3.77%) VB6
8 5 (3.14%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.26%) ActionScript
9 2 (1.26%) Perl
9 2 (1.26%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.63%) Ruby
10 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (8.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) Puppet
1 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (11.32%) Adobe
2 12 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.92%) Google
4 7 (4.40%) Oracle
5 6 (3.77%) Zend
6 4 (2.52%) VMware
7 3 (1.89%) hybris
8 2 (1.26%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.26%) Sony
9 1 (0.63%) Yahoo!
Cheshire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus / Shares package
Posted: Yesterday
Frodsham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £22,000 - £28,000 plus bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Ellesmere Port, Cheshire
Parity Professionals
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Clayton Group
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £38000 per annum + Depending on Exp +Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago