The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 119 119 96
Rank change year-on-year
0 -23
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 11 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.63% 0.31% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% 0.59% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 19
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £29,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,000 £30,900
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
PHP5
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
953 1018 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 54.90% 53.10% 57.33%
Number of salaries quoted 797 825 797
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PHP5
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Cheshire region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Cheshire

PHP5
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP5 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Macclesfield +18 4 £35,000 +16.66%
Warrington - 4 £35,000 - 1
Chester -4 2 £31,500 +8.62% 5
PHP5
North West

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 17 (100.00%) PHP
1 17 (100.00%) MySQL
2 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (64.71%) CSS
2 11 (64.71%) jQuery
2 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
3 9 (52.94%) Subversion
3 9 (52.94%) OOP
4 8 (47.06%) XML
5 7 (41.18%) OO
5 7 (41.18%) WordPress
5 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (41.18%) Magento
6 6 (35.29%) HTML5
7 5 (29.41%) Drupal
7 5 (29.41%) Web Design
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
7 5 (29.41%) CMS
8 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
8 4 (23.53%) C#
8 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 4 (23.53%) SSH
8 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
8 4 (23.53%) JSON
8 4 (23.53%) JIRA
8 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
8 4 (23.53%) CSS3

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) WordPress
2 5 (29.41%) CMS
2 5 (29.41%) Drupal
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) Node.js
4 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) SSH
1 4 (23.53%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
2 9 (52.94%) Subversion
3 4 (23.53%) JIRA
3 4 (23.53%) Grunt
4 2 (11.76%) PhpStorm
5 1 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (5.88%) PHPUnit
5 1 (5.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) PHP Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Lead PHP Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Lead Developer
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) CSS
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
1 11 (64.71%) jQuery
2 8 (47.06%) XML
3 6 (35.29%) HTML5
4 4 (23.53%) CSS3
4 4 (23.53%) Sass
4 4 (23.53%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 4 (23.53%) JSON
5 2 (11.76%) XHTML
5 2 (11.76%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.88%) WAMP
6 1 (5.88%) LAMP
6 1 (5.88%) Ajax
6 1 (5.88%) Symfony
6 1 (5.88%) Zend Framework
6 1 (5.88%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) OOP
2 7 (41.18%) OO
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Web Design
4 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
5 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) UML
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) B2B
6 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Android Development
7 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
7 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
7 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
7 1 (5.88%) Web Development
7 1 (5.88%) Data Security
7 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Zend
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Discounts
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 plus bonus
Posted: 24 days ago