The table below looks at the statistics for PHP 5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP 5 over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP 5
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.43% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%

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
88 93 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 62.86% 85.32% 52.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70 83 81
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

PHP 5
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP 5 Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

PHP 5
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP 5 across the Chester region.

PHP 5 Salary Trend in Chester

PHP 5
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing PHP 5 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 5.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Laravel
2 3 (75.00%) Behat
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) OO PHP
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Zend
3 1 (25.00%) Magento
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development

PHP 5
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Magento Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Laravel
2 3 (75.00%) Behat
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Zend