The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Runcorn 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Cheshire / Runcorn
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 15 18
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 11 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 16.92% 8.70% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.37% 11.11% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 1
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +86.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

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 Runcorn with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Runcorn
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 54 36 29
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Runcorn 83.08% 78.26% 35.80%
Number of salaries quoted 44 36 21
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.41% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Runcorn 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 Runcorn

PHP
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Salary trend for PHP in Runcorn

PHP
Salary Histogram in Runcorn

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Runcorn over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Runcorn region with a requirement for PHP.

1 9 (81.82%) HTML
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
1 9 (81.82%) MySQL
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Zend
2 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
3 6 (54.55%) Back Office
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Retail
3 6 (54.55%) nginx
4 5 (45.45%) Magento
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (36.36%) Sass
5 4 (36.36%) HTML5
5 4 (36.36%) CSS3
5 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
5 4 (36.36%) Zend Framework
5 4 (36.36%) OOP
5 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
5 4 (36.36%) IntelliJ
5 4 (36.36%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (36.36%) SDLC
5 4 (36.36%) Mobile First
5 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (36.36%) PhpStorm
5 4 (36.36%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (18.18%) OO PHP
6 2 (18.18%) CMS

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn 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 6 (54.55%) nginx
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Magento
2 2 (18.18%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) IntelliJ
1 4 (36.36%) PhpStorm
General
1 6 (54.55%) Back Office
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) PHP Developer
3 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce Developer
3 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
3 6 (54.55%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) CSS3
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (36.36%) Sass
3 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (36.36%) Zend Framework
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) LAMP
4 2 (18.18%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile First
2 4 (36.36%) OOP
2 4 (36.36%) SDLC
2 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) OO PHP
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) PHP 4
2 2 (18.18%) PHP 5
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Zend