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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 26 48 66
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +18
Permanent jobs citing PHP 90 89 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.69% 5.28% 3.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.10% 9.37% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 83 74 59
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
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
687 950 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 58.67% 56.35% 52.25%
Number of salaries quoted 613 814 837
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +8 40 £38,000 +8.57% 1
Chester +16 12 £40,000 +25.00% 8
Warrington -3 10 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Wilmslow -2 9 £38,750 -8.82%
Crewe -3 4 £25,000 -39.39%
Northwich -3 4 £30,000 +10.09%
Runcorn - 4 £41,250 -
Nantwich -9 1 - -
Congleton - 1 £28,500 -
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 78 (59.54%) CSS
2 77 (58.78%) HTML
3 69 (52.67%) JavaScript
4 63 (48.09%) MySQL
5 62 (47.33%) jQuery
6 44 (33.59%) OO
7 39 (29.77%) MVC
8 36 (27.48%) Git (software)
9 34 (25.95%) .NET
10 28 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (20.61%) LAMP
12 26 (19.85%) Finance
12 26 (19.85%) ASP.NET
13 24 (18.32%) SQL Server
13 24 (18.32%) Degree
14 23 (17.56%) C#
15 22 (16.79%) E-Commerce
15 22 (16.79%) WordPress
16 21 (16.03%) Web Development
17 18 (13.74%) Drupal
18 17 (12.98%) XHTML
18 17 (12.98%) PHP 5
18 17 (12.98%) HTML5
19 16 (12.21%) Web Design
19 16 (12.21%) Subversion
20 15 (11.45%) .NET Framework
20 15 (11.45%) Magento
20 15 (11.45%) Node.js
20 15 (11.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 14 (10.69%) Zend

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 22 (16.79%) WordPress
2 18 (13.74%) Drupal
3 8 (6.11%) CMS
4 7 (5.34%) IIS
5 5 (3.82%) Apache
6 1 (0.76%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (5.34%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (11.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.87%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.53%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.76%) GitHub
4 1 (0.76%) Google Play
4 1 (0.76%) PaaS
4 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.53%) DHCP
2 2 (1.53%) DNS
2 2 (1.53%) Intranet
2 2 (1.53%) LAN
2 2 (1.53%) VLAN
2 2 (1.53%) VPN
2 2 (1.53%) WAN
3 1 (0.76%) Firewall
3 1 (0.76%) HTTP
3 1 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (48.09%) MySQL
2 24 (18.32%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (27.48%) Git (software)
2 16 (12.21%) Subversion
3 12 (9.16%) JIRA
4 5 (3.82%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.05%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.05%) NUnit
5 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.53%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.76%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.76%) Grunt
7 1 (0.76%) JUnit
7 1 (0.76%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.76%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.76%) Xcode
General
1 26 (19.85%) Finance
2 12 (9.16%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.11%) Marketing
4 6 (4.58%) Retail
5 5 (3.82%) Multimedia
6 4 (3.05%) Publishing
7 2 (1.53%) Back Office
7 2 (1.53%) Front Office
7 2 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 117 (89.31%) Developer
2 75 (57.25%) PHP Developer
3 20 (15.27%) Lead Developer
3 20 (15.27%) Lead PHP Developer
4 18 (13.74%) .NET Developer
5 17 (12.98%) Software Developer
6 14 (10.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (10.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (10.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (10.69%) C# Developer
7 12 (9.16%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (9.16%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (8.40%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.87%) Team Leader
9 9 (6.87%) Web Developer
10 8 (6.11%) Drupal Developer
10 8 (6.11%) MySQL Developer
10 8 (6.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 8 (6.11%) Senior PHP Developer
11 7 (5.34%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (59.54%) CSS
2 77 (58.78%) HTML
3 62 (47.33%) jQuery
4 34 (25.95%) .NET
5 27 (20.61%) LAMP
6 26 (19.85%) ASP.NET
7 17 (12.98%) HTML5
7 17 (12.98%) XHTML
8 15 (11.45%) .NET Framework
8 15 (11.45%) Node.js
8 15 (11.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (9.92%) CSS3
10 12 (9.16%) Web Services
11 11 (8.40%) Sass
11 11 (8.40%) Symfony
12 10 (7.63%) LESS
13 8 (6.11%) CakePHP
14 6 (4.58%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (4.58%) Laravel
14 6 (4.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) User Experience
2 11 (8.40%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.82%) NHS
4 5 (3.82%) Social Media
5 4 (3.05%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.53%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.76%) Blog
7 1 (0.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.40%) Linux
2 6 (4.58%) Android
2 6 (4.58%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.82%) Unix
4 3 (2.29%) Windows
5 2 (1.53%) Debian
5 2 (1.53%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.53%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (33.59%) OO
2 39 (29.77%) MVC
3 28 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (16.79%) E-Commerce
5 21 (16.03%) Web Development
6 16 (12.21%) Web Design
7 13 (9.92%) OO PHP
8 11 (8.40%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (8.40%) TDD
9 10 (7.63%) High Availability
10 9 (6.87%) DevOps
10 9 (6.87%) SDLC
11 8 (6.11%) OOP
12 7 (5.34%) Data Protection
13 6 (4.58%) Front End Development
14 5 (3.82%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (3.82%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (3.82%) Refactoring
14 5 (3.82%) SEO
15 4 (3.05%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 69 (52.67%) JavaScript
2 23 (17.56%) C#
3 17 (12.98%) PHP 5
4 14 (10.69%) SQL
5 8 (6.11%) Java
6 7 (5.34%) Perl
7 5 (3.82%) Python
8 3 (2.29%) C++
8 3 (2.29%) VBScript
9 1 (0.76%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.76%) C
9 1 (0.76%) Go
9 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.76%) Ruby
9 1 (0.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (18.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) PCI DSS
1 4 (3.05%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.05%) Docker
1 4 (3.05%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.29%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (10.69%) Zend
2 7 (5.34%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.05%) Sencha
4 3 (2.29%) Google
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle
5 2 (1.53%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.53%) VMware
6 1 (0.76%) Adobe
6 1 (0.76%) Apple
6 1 (0.76%) New Relic
6 1 (0.76%) Siemens
6 1 (0.76%) Twitter
Warrington, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Macclesfield
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £18,000 per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago