The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 28 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 12 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.15% 4.09% 8.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.96% 8.64% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 18
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £35,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
PHP
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
134 81 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 68.72% 47.37% 60.14%
Number of salaries quoted 123 62 131
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

PHP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

PHP Salary Trend in Chester

PHP
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Chester region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Chester

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for PHP.

1 21 (77.78%) CSS
2 20 (74.07%) HTML
3 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
4 13 (48.15%) MySQL
5 10 (37.04%) Drupal
5 10 (37.04%) CSS3
5 10 (37.04%) HTML5
6 9 (33.33%) jQuery
7 8 (29.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (25.93%) Front End Development
8 7 (25.93%) WordPress
8 7 (25.93%) Laravel
8 7 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (25.93%) Web Design
8 7 (25.93%) MVC
8 7 (25.93%) Adobe
9 6 (22.22%) VPN
9 6 (22.22%) Linux
9 6 (22.22%) Degree
10 5 (18.52%) WAI
10 5 (18.52%) Marketing
10 5 (18.52%) Publishing
10 5 (18.52%) CMS
10 5 (18.52%) OO
10 5 (18.52%) Web Services
10 5 (18.52%) Java
10 5 (18.52%) ECDL
10 5 (18.52%) Twitter
10 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (18.52%) Mobile App

PHP
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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (37.04%) Drupal
2 7 (25.93%) WordPress
3 5 (18.52%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) VPN
2 3 (11.11%) Intranet
3 2 (7.41%) DHCP
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) LAN
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) VLAN
3 2 (7.41%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) Big Data
2 4 (14.81%) Data Mining
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.81%) GitLab
2 3 (11.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (3.70%) Grunt
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 5 (18.52%) Marketing
1 5 (18.52%) Publishing
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (14.81%) Cloud Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Python Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Development Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (7.41%) HTML Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Lead PHP Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Zend Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) CSS
2 20 (74.07%) HTML
3 10 (37.04%) CSS3
3 10 (37.04%) HTML5
4 9 (33.33%) jQuery
5 7 (25.93%) Laravel
6 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (18.52%) Web Services
6 5 (18.52%) Zurb Foundation
7 4 (14.81%) J2EE
8 3 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (11.11%) Django
8 3 (11.11%) PhoneGap
8 3 (11.11%) Sass
9 2 (7.41%) .NET
9 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
9 2 (7.41%) Behat
9 2 (7.41%) LESS
9 2 (7.41%) Symfony
9 2 (7.41%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Android
2 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
2 4 (14.81%) Ubuntu
3 2 (7.41%) Unix
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Front End Development
1 7 (25.93%) MVC
1 7 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
1 7 (25.93%) Web Design
2 5 (18.52%) OO
2 5 (18.52%) Web Accessibility
3 4 (14.81%) Auto-Scaling
3 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.81%) Open Source
3 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) DevOps
4 3 (11.11%) OO PHP
4 3 (11.11%) Web Development
5 2 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (7.41%) Mobile Development
5 2 (7.41%) OOP
6 1 (3.70%) OOD
6 1 (3.70%) SEO
6 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
2 5 (18.52%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) PHP 5
3 3 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Adobe
2 5 (18.52%) Twitter
3 3 (11.11%) Appcelerator
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) Zend
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