Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for PHP 5 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP 5 over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 123 139
Rank change year-on-year -54 +16 +40
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 12 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.35% 0.80% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 1.40% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 26
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £31,125
90th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £43,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% - +2.94%

PHP 5 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,870 1,210 1,474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 55.26% 56.83% 52.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,476 1,071 1,295
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing PHP 5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in Cheshire

PHP 5
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for PHP 5 in Cheshire

PHP 5
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP 5 in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP 5 in Cheshire

PHP 5
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 5 within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. 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 -12 8 £43,750 +25.00% 2
Warrington - 1 £45,000 -
Crewe - 1 £30,000 -
PHP 5
North West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing PHP 5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) MySQL
3 9 (75.00%) JIRA
3 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 8 (66.67%) C#
4 8 (66.67%) .NET
5 6 (50.00%) Subversion
6 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
7 4 (33.33%) MVC
7 4 (33.33%) jQuery
7 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (33.33%) HTML
7 4 (33.33%) CSS
8 3 (25.00%) Windows
8 3 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (16.67%) PHP 7
9 2 (16.67%) Laravel
9 2 (16.67%) Advertising
9 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (16.67%) EDI
9 2 (16.67%) Java
9 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 1 (8.33%) Web Services

PHP 5
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 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) MySQL
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (75.00%) JIRA
2 6 (50.00%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) PHPUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 8 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
4 4 (33.33%) PHP Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (8.33%) OO PHP Developer
6 1 (8.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
1 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) jQuery
2 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (16.67%) EDI
4 2 (16.67%) Laravel
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) Doctrine
5 1 (8.33%) React
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) Symfony
5 1 (8.33%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Debian
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Business Development
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) PHP 7
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (8.33%) Zend