Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 125 156
Rank change year-on-year -44 +31 +31
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 8 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.26% 1.02% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 1.81% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 24
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,500 £30,575
90th Percentile £44,250 £43,750 £37,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%

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 1589 1274 1759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 51.73% 56.25% 54.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1142 1508
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,250 £55,000 £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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 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 -12 5 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Crewe - 1 £30,000 - 1
PHP 5
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing PHP 5 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 5.

1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) Subversion
4 5 (62.50%) JIRA
4 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
5 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (50.00%) C#
5 4 (50.00%) .NET
6 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 3 (37.50%) CSS
7 2 (25.00%) Java
7 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (25.00%) MVC
7 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (25.00%) EDI
7 2 (25.00%) Advertising
7 2 (25.00%) PHP 7
7 2 (25.00%) Laravel
7 2 (25.00%) jQuery
8 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
8 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (12.50%) Android
8 1 (12.50%) RESTful
8 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (12.50%) Confluence

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 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (62.50%) JIRA
1 5 (62.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) PHPUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 4 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) EDI
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Laravel
4 1 (12.50%) Doctrine
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) Symfony
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Fintech
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
1 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Debian
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP 7
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
1 1 (12.50%) Zend