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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 36 49
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 60 65 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.88% 5.34% 4.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.19% 10.52% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 51 56 60
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +2.85%  

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 733 618 875
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 59.59% 50.78% 50.40%
Number of salaries quoted 620 533 706
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 £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing PHP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 25 April 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 3 months to 25 April 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 -2 12 £40,000 - 3
Northwich +6 7 £40,000 -
Warrington -2 7 £33,000 -30.52% 3
Runcorn - 6 £37,500 - 1
Wilmslow - 6 £39,000 - 5
Crewe -5 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Chester -7 5 £30,000 -17.24% 4
PHP
North West

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 68 (56.20%) MySQL
2 54 (44.63%) CSS
3 52 (42.98%) HTML
4 46 (38.02%) JavaScript
5 41 (33.88%) jQuery
6 40 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (29.75%) Linux
8 33 (27.27%) Git (software)
9 27 (22.31%) .NET
10 26 (21.49%) Web Development
11 25 (20.66%) SQL Server
12 24 (19.83%) C#
12 24 (19.83%) E-Commerce
12 24 (19.83%) CMS
12 24 (19.83%) LAMP
13 23 (19.01%) Finance
13 23 (19.01%) WordPress
14 19 (15.70%) MVC
14 19 (15.70%) Apache
15 18 (14.88%) User Experience
16 17 (14.05%) OO
16 17 (14.05%) SQL
17 16 (13.22%) Telecoms
17 16 (13.22%) ASP.NET
17 16 (13.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 15 (12.40%) AngularJS
18 15 (12.40%) PHP 5
18 15 (12.40%) .NET Framework
19 14 (11.57%) Drupal
19 14 (11.57%) Laravel

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 24 (19.83%) CMS
2 23 (19.01%) WordPress
3 19 (15.70%) Apache
4 14 (11.57%) Drupal
5 6 (4.96%) nginx
5 6 (4.96%) Umbraco
6 5 (4.13%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (3.31%) ColdFusion
8 3 (2.48%) EPiServer
8 3 (2.48%) Joomla!
8 3 (2.48%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.65%) Kentico
10 1 (0.83%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.83%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (11.57%) Magento
2 5 (4.13%) nopCommerce
3 2 (1.65%) Shopify
4 1 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.83%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.83%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.13%) GitHub
2 5 (4.13%) SaaS
3 2 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.83%) AdWords
4 1 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) HTTP
2 2 (1.65%) DNS
2 2 (1.65%) SSH
3 1 (0.83%) FTP
3 1 (0.83%) Intranet
3 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (56.20%) MySQL
2 25 (20.66%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.65%) MariaDB
3 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.83%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.83%) Big Data
4 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.83%) HBase
4 1 (0.83%) Impala
4 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.83%) Redis
4 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.83%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 33 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.09%) Subversion
3 10 (8.26%) JIRA
4 3 (2.48%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.48%) PhpStorm
4 3 (2.48%) Selenium
4 3 (2.48%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.65%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.83%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.83%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.83%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.83%) Sublime Text
6 1 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.83%) Xcode
General
1 23 (19.01%) Finance
2 16 (13.22%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.44%) Retail
4 6 (4.96%) Marketing
5 4 (3.31%) Advertising
6 2 (1.65%) Back Office
6 2 (1.65%) Billing
7 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 97 (80.17%) Developer
2 47 (38.84%) PHP Developer
3 17 (14.05%) Web Developer
4 16 (13.22%) .NET Developer
5 14 (11.57%) C# Developer
6 13 (10.74%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (9.09%) Software Developer
8 10 (8.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (8.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (7.44%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (7.44%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (7.44%) Lead Developer
10 7 (5.79%) Junior
10 7 (5.79%) Junior Developer
11 5 (4.13%) CMS Developer
11 5 (4.13%) Development Team Leader
11 5 (4.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (4.13%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (4.13%) Lead PHP Developer
11 5 (4.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (44.63%) CSS
2 52 (42.98%) HTML
3 41 (33.88%) jQuery
4 27 (22.31%) .NET
5 24 (19.83%) LAMP
6 16 (13.22%) ASP.NET
6 16 (13.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 15 (12.40%) .NET Framework
7 15 (12.40%) AngularJS
8 14 (11.57%) Laravel
9 9 (7.44%) CSS3
9 9 (7.44%) HTML5
10 7 (5.79%) Twig
11 6 (4.96%) LEMP Stack
11 6 (4.96%) Sass
11 6 (4.96%) Zend Framework
12 5 (4.13%) Node.js
12 5 (4.13%) Web Services
12 5 (4.13%) XHTML
13 4 (3.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.88%) User Experience
2 11 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.96%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.13%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.48%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.65%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.65%) Clustering
7 2 (1.65%) iPad
7 2 (1.65%) Replication
7 2 (1.65%) Robotics
8 1 (0.83%) Animation
8 1 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.83%) iPhone
8 1 (0.83%) Video Editing
8 1 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 36 (29.75%) Linux
2 4 (3.31%) Debian
2 4 (3.31%) Ubuntu
2 4 (3.31%) Unix
3 3 (2.48%) Windows
4 1 (0.83%) Android
4 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (21.49%) Web Development
3 24 (19.83%) E-Commerce
4 19 (15.70%) MVC
5 17 (14.05%) OO
6 14 (11.57%) Software Engineering
7 11 (9.09%) OOP
8 9 (7.44%) Front End Development
9 8 (6.61%) Scrum
10 7 (5.79%) Refactoring
10 7 (5.79%) TDD
11 6 (4.96%) Extreme Programming
11 6 (4.96%) Mathematics
11 6 (4.96%) OO PHP
11 6 (4.96%) OOD
12 5 (4.13%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.13%) Open Source
12 5 (4.13%) SEO
13 4 (3.31%) Content Management
13 4 (3.31%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 46 (38.02%) JavaScript
2 24 (19.83%) C#
3 17 (14.05%) SQL
4 15 (12.40%) PHP 5
5 11 (9.09%) Java
6 5 (4.13%) Python
7 4 (3.31%) C++
8 3 (2.48%) ActionScript
8 3 (2.48%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.65%) C
9 2 (1.65%) Perl
9 2 (1.65%) PHP 4
9 2 (1.65%) PHP 7
9 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.65%) Ruby
9 2 (1.65%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.83%) VB
10 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (10.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.83%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) Docker
2 1 (0.83%) Firmware
2 1 (0.83%) HDFS
2 1 (0.83%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (3.31%) Ansible
2 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.83%) Puppet
2 1 (0.83%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (9.09%) Zend
2 7 (5.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.13%) Sitecore
4 4 (3.31%) Google
4 4 (3.31%) Oracle
5 2 (1.65%) Adobe
5 2 (1.65%) CyberSource
5 2 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.65%) Sandvine
6 1 (0.83%) Apple
6 1 (0.83%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.83%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.83%) New Relic
6 1 (0.83%) Talend
6 1 (0.83%) Xamarin
Hale, Cheshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
GLM Recruitment Limited
Salary: great benefits and perks
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Neston, Merseyside
X4 Group
Salary: £22k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum upto 60K plus Extensive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + extremely good benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Alderley Edge
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago