The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
North West / Cheshire
Rank 76 62 74
Rank change year-on-year -14 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 17 40 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.59% 3.08% 2.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 3.22% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 40
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1036 1243 1689
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.00% 95.62% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 846 1059 1294
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Cheshire

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Cheshire.

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Cheshire

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Cheshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Cheshire

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield -11 5 £48,750 +30.00%
Wilmslow - 5 £32,500 - 1
Chester +3 3 £35,000 - 2
Crewe -7 2 £43,750 +2.94%
Warrington +2 1 £27,500 -
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) PHP
2 28 (54.90%) MySQL
3 27 (52.94%) CSS
4 25 (49.02%) HTML
5 23 (45.10%) Finance
6 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
7 20 (39.22%) OO
8 15 (29.41%) MVC
9 14 (27.45%) jQuery
10 12 (23.53%) Linux
11 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
11 11 (21.57%) Degree
11 11 (21.57%) Laravel
12 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
12 10 (19.61%) Web Development
12 10 (19.61%) E-Commerce
12 10 (19.61%) LAMP
13 8 (15.69%) TDD
13 8 (15.69%) OOP
13 8 (15.69%) Refactoring
14 7 (13.73%) Mobile App
14 7 (13.73%) OO PHP
15 6 (11.76%) User Experience
15 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
15 6 (11.76%) CMS
16 5 (9.80%) Apache
16 5 (9.80%) Unix
17 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
17 4 (7.84%) Content Management

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (11.76%) CMS
2 5 (9.80%) Apache
3 4 (7.84%) Drupal
3 4 (7.84%) WordPress
4 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.96%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) AdWords
2 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (54.90%) MySQL
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Selenium
2 1 (1.96%) Subversion
2 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (45.10%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (52.94%) CSS
2 25 (49.02%) HTML
3 14 (27.45%) jQuery
4 11 (21.57%) Laravel
5 10 (19.61%) LAMP
6 4 (7.84%) XHTML
7 3 (5.88%) Behat
7 3 (5.88%) CSS3
7 3 (5.88%) Flash
7 3 (5.88%) HTML5
8 2 (3.92%) .NET
8 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.92%) Symfony
8 2 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.92%) WebGL
8 2 (3.92%) Zend Framework
9 1 (1.96%) RESTful
9 1 (1.96%) SOAP
9 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.73%) Mobile App
3 6 (11.76%) User Experience
4 4 (7.84%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.96%) Animation
6 1 (1.96%) Photography
6 1 (1.96%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) Unix
3 3 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (39.22%) OO
3 15 (29.41%) MVC
4 10 (19.61%) E-Commerce
4 10 (19.61%) Web Development
5 8 (15.69%) OOP
5 8 (15.69%) Refactoring
5 8 (15.69%) TDD
6 7 (13.73%) OO PHP
7 4 (7.84%) Content Management
7 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (5.88%) Front End Development
9 2 (3.92%) API Design
9 2 (3.92%) Automated Testing
9 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
9 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.92%) Open Source
9 2 (3.92%) Personalization
9 2 (3.92%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.88%) PHP 5
3 3 (5.88%) SQL
4 2 (3.92%) ActionScript
4 2 (3.92%) C#
4 2 (3.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Zend
2 2 (3.92%) Google
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe
3 1 (1.96%) New Relic
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