The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 37 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 6 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.28% 3.42% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 3.59% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -25.92%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
243 251 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.40% 95.44% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 173 173 164
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
PHP Developer
Cheshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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%) PHP
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
3 10 (83.33%) MySQL
4 7 (58.33%) WordPress
4 7 (58.33%) Magento
5 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (50.00%) Web Development
6 5 (41.67%) Drupal
6 5 (41.67%) Open Source
6 5 (41.67%) F5
7 4 (33.33%) Adobe
7 4 (33.33%) Subversion
7 4 (33.33%) UNIX
7 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
8 3 (25.00%) XHTML
8 3 (25.00%) Linux
8 3 (25.00%) MVC
8 3 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (25.00%) HTML5
8 3 (25.00%) Social Media
8 3 (25.00%) CSS3
9 2 (16.67%) Refactoring
10 1 (8.33%) Change Management
10 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
10 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 1 (8.33%) OO
10 1 (8.33%) SQL
10 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 7 (58.33%) WordPress
2 5 (41.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SSH
1 1 (8.33%) PuTTY
1 1 (8.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) XHTML
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
2 3 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Refactoring
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) SEO
4 1 (8.33%) Content Management
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) F5
2 4 (33.33%) Adobe
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