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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 25 30 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.77% 1.57% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 1.69% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £23,700 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £38,500 £32,350
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
105 177 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 99.06% 92.67% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 93 151 137
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 22 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (90.91%) HTML
3 19 (86.36%) CSS
3 19 (86.36%) WordPress
4 18 (81.82%) MySQL
5 14 (63.64%) jQuery
6 12 (54.55%) HTML5
6 12 (54.55%) CSS3
7 8 (36.36%) CMS
7 8 (36.36%) Sass
7 8 (36.36%) Magento
8 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
8 7 (31.82%) Zend
8 7 (31.82%) Laravel
8 7 (31.82%) Subversion
8 7 (31.82%) OO PHP
8 7 (31.82%) Grunt
9 6 (27.27%) Adobe
9 6 (27.27%) Photoshop
9 6 (27.27%) Linux
9 6 (27.27%) OOP
9 6 (27.27%) Symfony
9 6 (27.27%) Twitter
10 5 (22.73%) Facebook
10 5 (22.73%) OO
10 5 (22.73%) Google
10 5 (22.73%) Unix
11 4 (18.18%) XHTML
12 3 (13.64%) PHP 5

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 19 (86.36%) WordPress
2 8 (36.36%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) Drupal
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
1 7 (31.82%) Grunt
1 7 (31.82%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (4.55%) gulp
General
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) HTML
2 19 (86.36%) CSS
3 14 (63.64%) jQuery
4 12 (54.55%) CSS3
4 12 (54.55%) HTML5
5 8 (36.36%) Sass
6 7 (31.82%) Laravel
7 6 (27.27%) Symfony
8 4 (18.18%) XHTML
9 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (4.55%) Ajax
10 1 (4.55%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (4.55%) Django
10 1 (4.55%) FuelPHP
10 1 (4.55%) JSON
10 1 (4.55%) LAMP
10 1 (4.55%) LESS
10 1 (4.55%) PhoneGap
10 1 (4.55%) REST
10 1 (4.55%) XML-RPC
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) OO PHP
2 6 (27.27%) OOP
3 5 (22.73%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Database Optimisation
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.55%) Multivariate Testing
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.55%) Web Design
5 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 22 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (13.64%) PHP 5
3 1 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Zend
2 6 (27.27%) Adobe
2 6 (27.27%) Twitter
3 5 (22.73%) Facebook
3 5 (22.73%) Google
4 1 (4.55%) Appcelerator
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