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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 94 121
Rank change year-on-year +2 +27  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 4 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.37% 0.61% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 1.21% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  

PHP 5 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 645 659 863
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 59.89% 49.89% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 558 569 697
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing PHP 5 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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
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 3 months to 28 March 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
Chester +6 2 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Macclesfield -2 1 £42,500 - 1
Runcorn - 1 £40,000 - 1
PHP 5
North West

PHP 5
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 15 (100.00%) PHP
1 15 (100.00%) MySQL
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
3 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
4 11 (73.33%) .NET Framework
4 11 (73.33%) JIRA
4 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
4 11 (73.33%) C#
4 11 (73.33%) .NET
4 11 (73.33%) Subversion
4 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (20.00%) Laravel
7 2 (13.33%) Magento
7 2 (13.33%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (13.33%) Behat
7 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
7 2 (13.33%) Zend
7 2 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (13.33%) MVC
7 2 (13.33%) Web Development
7 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (13.33%) Unix
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
8 1 (6.67%) 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 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Magento
2 1 (6.67%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) MySQL
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (73.33%) JIRA
2 11 (73.33%) Subversion
General
1 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) .NET Developer
2 11 (73.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (73.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (73.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (73.33%) C# Developer
2 11 (73.33%) C# Software Developer
2 11 (73.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Magento Developer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
1 11 (73.33%) .NET Framework
1 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) Laravel
4 2 (13.33%) Behat
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) LAMP
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
3 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (73.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) PHP 4
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Zend
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £25,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago