The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 27 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 21 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.12% 6.45% 9.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.54% 10.34% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 31
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
PHP
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
182 116 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 61.69% 62.37% 55.36%
Number of salaries quoted 159 111 177
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,500 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

PHP
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

PHP Salary Trend in Cheltenham

PHP
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP.

1 28 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 25 (56.82%) CSS
3 24 (54.55%) MySQL
4 22 (50.00%) HTML
4 22 (50.00%) Python
5 12 (27.27%) Linux
6 11 (25.00%) Windows
6 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (25.00%) HTML5
7 10 (22.73%) jQuery
7 10 (22.73%) .NET
7 10 (22.73%) XML
7 10 (22.73%) Apache
8 9 (20.45%) OO
8 9 (20.45%) SQL
8 9 (20.45%) Ajax
9 8 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
10 7 (15.91%) PHP5
10 7 (15.91%) C#
10 7 (15.91%) XHTML
11 6 (13.64%) ColdFusion
11 6 (13.64%) Scrum
11 6 (13.64%) C++
11 6 (13.64%) Java
11 6 (13.64%) Oracle
11 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
11 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
11 6 (13.64%) SOAP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (22.73%) Apache
2 6 (13.64%) ColdFusion
3 4 (9.09%) Joomla!
4 2 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.36%) DNS
2 5 (11.36%) Internet
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) Broadband
3 2 (4.55%) SMTP
3 2 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) MySQL
2 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) SoapUI
2 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (4.55%) Selenium
3 2 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (4.55%) JMeter
3 2 (4.55%) Ranorex
3 2 (4.55%) Jasmine
3 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (2.27%) Ant
4 1 (2.27%) WatiN
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) Maven
4 1 (2.27%) WATIR
4 1 (2.27%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.27%) TestComplete
4 1 (2.27%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (6.82%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) PHP Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Analyst
4 10 (22.73%) Web Developer
5 9 (20.45%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Security Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) Programmer
8 4 (9.09%) Tester
9 3 (6.82%) IT Security Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) Senior Security Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) ASP Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
10 2 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
10 2 (4.55%) Lead Developer
10 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
10 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (56.82%) CSS
2 22 (50.00%) HTML
3 11 (25.00%) HTML5
4 10 (22.73%) jQuery
4 10 (22.73%) .NET
4 10 (22.73%) XML
5 9 (20.45%) Ajax
6 7 (15.91%) XHTML
7 6 (13.64%) SOAP
7 6 (13.64%) Web Services
8 3 (6.82%) Classic ASP
8 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.82%) Django
9 2 (4.55%) Zend Framework
9 2 (4.55%) MooTools
9 2 (4.55%) Ext JS
10 1 (2.27%) CSS3
10 1 (2.27%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (2.27%) CakePHP
10 1 (2.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.55%) Open Source
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Linux
2 11 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (11.36%) Solaris
4 4 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.45%) OO
3 8 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (13.64%) Scrum
5 4 (9.09%) Information Security
5 4 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 4 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 4 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.82%) Web Application Development
6 3 (6.82%) MVC
6 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.82%) Time Management
7 2 (4.55%) OOP
7 2 (4.55%) Migration
7 2 (4.55%) TDD
7 2 (4.55%) Content Management
7 2 (4.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 22 (50.00%) Python
3 9 (20.45%) SQL
4 7 (15.91%) C#
4 7 (15.91%) PHP5
5 6 (13.64%) C++
5 6 (13.64%) Java
5 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
6 5 (11.36%) Perl
7 4 (9.09%) Ruby
8 3 (6.82%) C
8 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.27%) Lua
9 1 (2.27%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) ISEB
1 4 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle
2 3 (6.82%) Adobe
2 3 (6.82%) Zend
3 2 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (2.27%) Sencha
4 1 (2.27%) Sun
Cheltenham
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago