The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 44 40 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 7 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.41% 2.60% 3.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 2.88% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Average salary £35,750 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £27,000 £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
PHP Developer
Cheshire

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
274 243 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 94.16% 90.33% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 182 170 185
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Chester region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Chester

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) HTML5
4 6 (50.00%) WordPress
4 6 (50.00%) Magento
5 5 (41.67%) Zend
5 5 (41.67%) OO
5 5 (41.67%) MySQL
5 5 (41.67%) CSS3
6 4 (33.33%) SDLC
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) XHTML
7 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (25.00%) OOP
7 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (25.00%) MVC
7 3 (25.00%) LAMP
7 3 (25.00%) Web Design
7 3 (25.00%) Subversion
7 3 (25.00%) Symfony
7 3 (25.00%) OO PHP
7 3 (25.00%) Node.js
7 3 (25.00%) Ember.js
7 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (16.67%) Laravel
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) WordPress
2 3 (25.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) PHPUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) NetBeans
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) HTML5
4 5 (41.67%) CSS3
5 4 (33.33%) XHTML
6 3 (25.00%) LAMP
6 3 (25.00%) Symfony
6 3 (25.00%) Ember.js
6 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (16.67%) Laravel
7 2 (16.67%) Doctrine
7 2 (16.67%) Zend Framework
7 2 (16.67%) Ext JS
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Web Design
3 3 (25.00%) OOP
3 3 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) PHP5
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Zend
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter
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