The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Chester region that had PHP Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 27 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 3 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.27% 5.79% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 5.88% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 3
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,800 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,600 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
131 119 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 99.24% 98.35% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 91 105 160
Median salary £32,500 £36,875 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.86% -13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

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

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Chester

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
4 4 (57.14%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (57.14%) Laravel
4 4 (57.14%) Behat
4 4 (57.14%) Unix
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) OO
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) PHP 5
5 3 (42.86%) OO PHP
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) Coaching
6 1 (14.29%) User Experience
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) SDET
6 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 1 (14.29%) SOLID
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) Selenium
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) SOAP

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Behat
2 4 (57.14%) Laravel
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (57.14%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) OO PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) New Relic