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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 33 41 48
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 1 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.52% 1.29% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.34% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
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
175 224 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.21% 96.55% 99.48%
Number of salaries quoted 155 148 299
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) PHP5
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) WordPress
4 1 (25.00%) Magento
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Drupal
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Flash

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 1 (25.00%) Drupal
1 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Flash
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) PHP5
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) F5
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