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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 30 42 75
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +33
Permanent jobs citing PHP 79 93 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.15% 5.43% 3.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.54% 10.10% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 73 70 53
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,250 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
630 921 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 57.01% 53.80% 53.18%
Number of salaries quoted 561 771 822
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,700 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Chester +16 16 £40,000 +33.33% 7
Wilmslow +4 9 £38,750 +44.85% 2
Runcorn - 9 £40,000 - 1
Northwich -5 5 £30,000 +10.09%
Crewe -1 4 £25,000 -39.39% 2
Warrington -12 2 £35,000 +3.70% 7
Congleton - 1 £28,500 -
PHP
North West

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 86 (68.25%) CSS
2 82 (65.08%) HTML
3 77 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 73 (57.94%) MySQL
5 67 (53.17%) jQuery
6 44 (34.92%) OO
7 39 (30.95%) MVC
8 37 (29.37%) .NET
9 33 (26.19%) Git (software)
10 32 (25.40%) LAMP
11 29 (23.02%) WordPress
12 25 (19.84%) ASP.NET
13 24 (19.05%) SQL Server
13 24 (19.05%) E-Commerce
13 24 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (19.05%) Drupal
13 24 (19.05%) HTML5
14 22 (17.46%) Web Development
15 20 (15.87%) C#
15 20 (15.87%) Finance
16 19 (15.08%) Node.js
17 18 (14.29%) PHP 5
17 18 (14.29%) XHTML
18 17 (13.49%) CSS3
19 16 (12.70%) Magento
19 16 (12.70%) OO PHP
20 14 (11.11%) Degree
20 14 (11.11%) Sass
21 13 (10.32%) Responsive Web Design
21 13 (10.32%) Subversion

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 29 (23.02%) WordPress
2 24 (19.05%) Drupal
3 11 (8.73%) CMS
4 6 (4.76%) IIS
5 5 (3.97%) Apache
6 3 (2.38%) ColdFusion
6 3 (2.38%) Joomla!
6 3 (2.38%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (4.76%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (12.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.38%) PaaS
4 2 (1.59%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.59%) IaaS
4 2 (1.59%) SaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.79%) GitHub
5 1 (0.79%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.79%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.97%) Intranet
2 4 (3.17%) VPN
3 3 (2.38%) DNS
4 2 (1.59%) DHCP
4 2 (1.59%) FTP
4 2 (1.59%) LAN
4 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.59%) VLAN
4 2 (1.59%) WAN
5 1 (0.79%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.79%) BGP
5 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.79%) Firewall
5 1 (0.79%) Internet
5 1 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.79%) LDAP
5 1 (0.79%) OSPF
5 1 (0.79%) SAN
5 1 (0.79%) VoIP
5 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (57.94%) MySQL
2 24 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.79%) Big Data
6 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 33 (26.19%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.32%) Subversion
3 9 (7.14%) JIRA
4 7 (5.56%) Visual Studio
5 6 (4.76%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.97%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.17%) NUnit
8 2 (1.59%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.79%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.79%) GitLab
9 1 (0.79%) Grunt
9 1 (0.79%) JUnit
9 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.79%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.79%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.79%) Xcode
General
1 20 (15.87%) Finance
2 10 (7.94%) Marketing
2 10 (7.94%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.56%) Multimedia
3 7 (5.56%) Publishing
4 6 (4.76%) Retail
5 2 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 116 (92.06%) Developer
2 78 (61.90%) PHP Developer
3 22 (17.46%) Software Developer
4 19 (15.08%) Lead Developer
4 19 (15.08%) Lead PHP Developer
5 15 (11.90%) .NET Developer
6 14 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
7 13 (10.32%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 12 (9.52%) Senior Developer
9 11 (8.73%) Web Developer
10 10 (7.94%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (7.94%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (7.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (7.94%) C# Developer
11 9 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
11 9 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (6.35%) Drupal Developer
12 8 (6.35%) Senior PHP Developer
12 8 (6.35%) Team Leader
13 7 (5.56%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (68.25%) CSS
2 82 (65.08%) HTML
3 67 (53.17%) jQuery
4 37 (29.37%) .NET
5 32 (25.40%) LAMP
6 25 (19.84%) ASP.NET
7 24 (19.05%) HTML5
8 19 (15.08%) Node.js
9 18 (14.29%) XHTML
10 17 (13.49%) CSS3
11 14 (11.11%) Sass
12 12 (9.52%) LESS
12 12 (9.52%) XML
13 11 (8.73%) Web Services
14 10 (7.94%) .NET Framework
14 10 (7.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (7.14%) Laravel
15 9 (7.14%) Symfony
16 8 (6.35%) CakePHP
17 7 (5.56%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.52%) User Experience
2 7 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.97%) NHS
5 4 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.17%) Social Media
6 3 (2.38%) W3C
7 1 (0.79%) Blog
7 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.79%) iPad
7 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.73%) Linux
2 9 (7.14%) Android
2 9 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.38%) Mac OS X
3 3 (2.38%) Ubuntu
3 3 (2.38%) Unix
3 3 (2.38%) Windows
3 3 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.59%) Debian
5 1 (0.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (34.92%) OO
2 39 (30.95%) MVC
3 24 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 22 (17.46%) Web Development
5 16 (12.70%) OO PHP
6 13 (10.32%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (10.32%) Web Design
7 12 (9.52%) DevOps
7 12 (9.52%) OOP
8 9 (7.14%) SEO
8 9 (7.14%) TDD
9 8 (6.35%) SDLC
10 7 (5.56%) Data Protection
10 7 (5.56%) High Availability
11 6 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (3.97%) Front End Development
12 5 (3.97%) Open Source
13 4 (3.17%) Analytics
13 4 (3.17%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 77 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 20 (15.87%) C#
3 18 (14.29%) PHP 5
4 10 (7.94%) Java
5 8 (6.35%) SQL
6 5 (3.97%) C++
6 5 (3.97%) Ruby
7 3 (2.38%) Python
8 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.59%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.59%) Perl
9 1 (0.79%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.79%) C
9 1 (0.79%) Go
9 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) PCI DSS
1 4 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.76%) Docker
1 6 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (2.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.59%) Postfix
4 1 (0.79%) iptables
4 1 (0.79%) KVM
4 1 (0.79%) oVirt
4 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 9 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.35%) Zend
3 6 (4.76%) Sencha
4 4 (3.17%) Google
4 4 (3.17%) Twitter
5 3 (2.38%) Facebook
5 3 (2.38%) VMware
6 2 (1.59%) Apple
6 2 (1.59%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.59%) Oracle
7 1 (0.79%) Adobe
7 1 (0.79%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.79%) Siemens
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + flexible working hours
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + flexible working hours, 25 days holiday
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Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
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Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Cheshire
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 15% Bonus
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Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Competitive Package!
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Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
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