The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP 5
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 34 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester - 1.12% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £34,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  

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 Chester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 108 126 89
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 71.52% 70.79% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 200 225 128
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -21.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,400 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

PHP 5
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP 5 in Chester

PHP 5
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for PHP 5 in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Chester region with a requirement for PHP 5.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Behat
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

PHP 5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Magento Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Behat
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend