Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 33 52
Rank change year-on-year -24 +19 -11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 123 124 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.66% 5.59% 4.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.40% 10.87% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 128 110 122
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +19.23% -4.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,125 £23,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £47,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.48% +1.52%

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1464 1141 1791
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 55.52% 51.47% 52.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1234 1007 1453
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +8.84%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Cheshire

PHP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for PHP in Cheshire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Cheshire over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Cheshire

PHP
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 within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield +2 31 £37,500 - 3
Warrington -1 14 £37,000 -22.11% 3
Crewe -5 13 £45,000 +16.13%
Chester -7 13 £32,500 -13.33% 7
Runcorn -1 12 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Wilmslow -11 9 £37,500 -3.23% 1
Northwich +8 7 £40,000 +9.59%
Knutsford -37 5 £34,000 +15.25% 2
Alderley Edge - 1 £35,000 -
PHP
North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 69 (56.10%) MySQL
2 57 (46.34%) JavaScript
3 52 (42.28%) HTML
4 49 (39.84%) CSS
5 39 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (31.71%) jQuery
6 37 (30.08%) Linux
7 32 (26.02%) WordPress
8 28 (22.76%) E-Commerce
8 28 (22.76%) LAMP
9 27 (21.95%) CMS
9 27 (21.95%) Git (software)
10 26 (21.14%) Web Development
11 23 (18.70%) Degree
11 23 (18.70%) Apache
11 23 (18.70%) .NET
12 22 (17.89%) Java
12 22 (17.89%) MVC
12 22 (17.89%) AngularJS
12 22 (17.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (15.45%) SQL
14 18 (14.63%) C#
14 18 (14.63%) Laravel
14 18 (14.63%) Zend
14 18 (14.63%) User Experience
15 17 (13.82%) Software Engineering
15 17 (13.82%) OO
15 17 (13.82%) Finance
15 17 (13.82%) Web Services
16 16 (13.01%) SQL Server

PHP
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 32 (26.02%) WordPress
2 27 (21.95%) CMS
3 23 (18.70%) Apache
4 15 (12.20%) Drupal
5 10 (8.13%) nginx
6 6 (4.88%) Umbraco
7 5 (4.07%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.44%) ColdFusion
9 3 (2.44%) EPiServer
10 2 (1.63%) IIS
10 2 (1.63%) Joomla!
10 2 (1.63%) Kentico
10 2 (1.63%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.81%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (9.76%) Magento
2 5 (4.07%) nopCommerce
3 2 (1.63%) Shopify
4 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.81%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.25%) Office 365
1 4 (3.25%) Trello
2 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.44%) SaaS
3 2 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.63%) GitHub
4 1 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.07%) HTTP
2 4 (3.25%) Wireless
3 3 (2.44%) Internet
3 3 (2.44%) Intranet
4 2 (1.63%) PBX
4 2 (1.63%) SSH
5 1 (0.81%) DNS
5 1 (0.81%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (56.10%) MySQL
2 16 (13.01%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.07%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.81%) Big Data
6 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.81%) DB2
6 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.81%) HBase
6 1 (0.81%) Impala
6 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.81%) Redis
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (21.95%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.32%) JIRA
3 6 (4.88%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.88%) PhpStorm
3 6 (4.88%) Subversion
4 5 (4.07%) IntelliJ
5 4 (3.25%) Selenium
5 4 (3.25%) Vagrant
6 3 (2.44%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.44%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.63%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.63%) Gradle
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.63%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.63%) Xdebug
8 1 (0.81%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.81%) Grunt
8 1 (0.81%) gulp
8 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (13.82%) Finance
2 11 (8.94%) Retail
3 10 (8.13%) Marketing
4 9 (7.32%) Back Office
4 9 (7.32%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.88%) Advertising
5 6 (4.88%) Automotive
6 3 (2.44%) Banking
7 2 (1.63%) Billing
7 2 (1.63%) Publishing
8 1 (0.81%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 99 (80.49%) Developer
2 55 (44.72%) PHP Developer
3 18 (14.63%) Web Developer
4 14 (11.38%) Software Developer
5 9 (7.32%) E-Commerce Developer
5 9 (7.32%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 9 (7.32%) Senior Developer
5 9 (7.32%) Senior PHP Developer
6 8 (6.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (6.50%) PHP Web Developer
7 7 (5.69%) .NET Developer
7 7 (5.69%) Lead Developer
8 6 (4.88%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.07%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.07%) CMS Developer
9 5 (4.07%) IT Support
9 5 (4.07%) Lead Web Developer
10 4 (3.25%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (42.28%) HTML
2 49 (39.84%) CSS
3 39 (31.71%) jQuery
4 28 (22.76%) LAMP
5 23 (18.70%) .NET
6 22 (17.89%) AngularJS
6 22 (17.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 18 (14.63%) Laravel
8 17 (13.82%) Web Services
9 10 (8.13%) HTML5
9 10 (8.13%) Node.js
10 9 (7.32%) .NET Framework
10 9 (7.32%) LEMP Stack
10 9 (7.32%) Sass
10 9 (7.32%) Twig
10 9 (7.32%) Zend Framework
11 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET
11 8 (6.50%) CSS3
12 7 (5.69%) React
12 7 (5.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.63%) User Experience
2 16 (13.01%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.50%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.63%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.63%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.63%) Fintech
5 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.63%) Robotics
6 1 (0.81%) BBC
6 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.81%) iPad
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.81%) RIA
6 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (30.08%) Linux
2 6 (4.88%) Android
3 5 (4.07%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.07%) Unix
4 4 (3.25%) Debian
4 4 (3.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (22.76%) E-Commerce
3 26 (21.14%) Web Development
4 22 (17.89%) MVC
5 17 (13.82%) OO
5 17 (13.82%) Software Engineering
6 13 (10.57%) OOP
7 12 (9.76%) TDD
8 10 (8.13%) Scrum
9 9 (7.32%) Open Source
10 8 (6.50%) Front End Development
11 7 (5.69%) Mathematics
11 7 (5.69%) Refactoring
11 7 (5.69%) SDLC
12 5 (4.07%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (4.07%) CRM
12 5 (4.07%) Customer Engagement
12 5 (4.07%) Mobile First
12 5 (4.07%) Test Automation
12 5 (4.07%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (46.34%) JavaScript
2 22 (17.89%) Java
3 19 (15.45%) SQL
4 18 (14.63%) C#
5 10 (8.13%) PHP 5
6 9 (7.32%) Python
7 5 (4.07%) C++
8 4 (3.25%) TypeScript
8 4 (3.25%) VB
8 4 (3.25%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.44%) C
9 3 (2.44%) Perl
9 3 (2.44%) PHP 7
10 2 (1.63%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.63%) ES6
10 2 (1.63%) PHP 4
10 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.63%) VBScript
11 1 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (18.70%) Degree
2 10 (8.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.81%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (4.88%) Docker
2 2 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.81%) Firmware
3 1 (0.81%) HDFS
3 1 (0.81%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (3.25%) Ansible
2 3 (2.44%) Puppet
3 2 (1.63%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.81%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (14.63%) Zend
2 12 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.88%) Oracle
4 5 (4.07%) Google
4 5 (4.07%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.63%) CyberSource
5 2 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.63%) Sandvine
6 1 (0.81%) Adobe
6 1 (0.81%) BT
6 1 (0.81%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.81%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.81%) New Relic
6 1 (0.81%) Talend
6 1 (0.81%) Xamarin
Warrington, Cheshire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Extensive
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £12000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Training
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Roc Search
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Salespoint Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Macclesfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
The Store Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago