The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

PHP Developer
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 65 100
Rank change year-on-year -19 +35  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 32 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.18% 2.41% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 2.51% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 24
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,625
Median salary % change year-on-year - +30.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year - +1.44%  

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 1397 918 1664
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 95.36% 96.33% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 802 1326
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Runcorn -4 9 £50,000 +25.00%
Macclesfield +6 6 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Chester -2 4 £33,750 -38.63% 1
Northwich +7 3 £36,000 -1.36%
Wilmslow -14 3 £40,500 +4.51%
Warrington - 3 £35,000 - 2
Crewe - 2 £36,250 - 1
PHP Developer
North West

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 49 (100.00%) PHP
2 32 (65.31%) MySQL
3 29 (59.18%) JavaScript
4 24 (48.98%) HTML
5 23 (46.94%) CSS
6 19 (38.78%) Linux
6 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (32.65%) OO
8 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
8 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
9 13 (26.53%) MVC
9 13 (26.53%) Finance
10 12 (24.49%) OOP
10 12 (24.49%) Zend
11 11 (22.45%) Degree
11 11 (22.45%) Computer Science
12 9 (18.37%) Web Development
12 9 (18.37%) Zend Framework
12 9 (18.37%) Laravel
12 9 (18.37%) Linux Command Line
13 8 (16.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (16.33%) jQuery
14 7 (14.29%) nginx
14 7 (14.29%) WordPress
14 7 (14.29%) Refactoring
14 7 (14.29%) TDD
14 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
14 7 (14.29%) Web Services
14 7 (14.29%) CMS
14 7 (14.29%) Back Office

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 7 (14.29%) CMS
1 7 (14.29%) nginx
1 7 (14.29%) WordPress
2 6 (12.24%) Apache
3 3 (6.12%) Drupal
4 2 (4.08%) Joomla!
4 2 (4.08%) Kentico
4 2 (4.08%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.08%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.08%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Magento
2 2 (4.08%) nopCommerce
3 1 (2.04%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (65.31%) MySQL
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.20%) Eclipse
2 5 (10.20%) IntelliJ
2 5 (10.20%) PhpStorm
3 2 (4.08%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Back Office
3 6 (12.24%) Retail
4 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.98%) HTML
2 23 (46.94%) CSS
3 9 (18.37%) Laravel
3 9 (18.37%) Zend Framework
4 8 (16.33%) jQuery
4 8 (16.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (14.29%) HTML5
5 7 (14.29%) Web Services
6 6 (12.24%) LAMP
7 5 (10.20%) CSS3
7 5 (10.20%) LEMP Stack
7 5 (10.20%) Sass
8 4 (8.16%) WebGL
9 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.08%) .NET
10 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (4.08%) Flash
11 1 (2.04%) CakePHP
11 1 (2.04%) CodeIgniter
11 1 (2.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Computer Science
2 9 (18.37%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (10.20%) User Experience
4 2 (4.08%) Fintech
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) BBC
5 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.65%) OO
3 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 13 (26.53%) MVC
5 12 (24.49%) OOP
6 9 (18.37%) Web Development
7 7 (14.29%) Refactoring
7 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.29%) TDD
8 6 (12.24%) OO PHP
8 6 (12.24%) SDLC
9 5 (10.20%) Mobile First
9 5 (10.20%) Web Application Development
10 4 (8.16%) Mathematics
10 4 (8.16%) Open Source
10 4 (8.16%) Personalization
11 2 (4.08%) API Design
12 1 (2.04%) Front End Development
12 1 (2.04%) Human Resource Management
12 1 (2.04%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) PHP
2 29 (59.18%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.16%) TypeScript
4 3 (6.12%) PHP 5
5 2 (4.08%) ActionScript
5 2 (4.08%) C#
6 1 (2.04%) PHP 7
6 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
2 7 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) Zend
2 2 (4.08%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.04%) BT
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