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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 27 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 29 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 8.66% 6.91% 5.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.03% 10.86% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 10
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £29,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
193 175 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 57.61% 63.64% 62.16%
Number of salaries quoted 176 154 107
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 25 (48.08%) Python
2 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
3 22 (42.31%) SQL
4 21 (40.38%) Ruby
5 20 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
5 20 (38.46%) Malware Analysis
6 19 (36.54%) Cyber Security
6 19 (36.54%) Perl
7 17 (32.69%) HTML
8 16 (30.77%) MVC
9 15 (28.85%) C#
10 14 (26.92%) MySQL
10 14 (26.92%) Web Services
11 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 13 (25.00%) Telecoms
11 13 (25.00%) Digital Media
11 13 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (23.08%) Finance
13 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2000
13 11 (21.15%) XML Schema
13 11 (21.15%) WSDL
13 11 (21.15%) IIS
13 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET
13 11 (21.15%) COM+
13 11 (21.15%) C++
13 11 (21.15%) T-SQL
13 11 (21.15%) XML
13 11 (21.15%) XSL
13 11 (21.15%) XSLT
13 11 (21.15%) VB

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 11 (21.15%) IIS
2 5 (9.62%) Apache
3 4 (7.69%) WordPress
3 4 (7.69%) Confluence
4 3 (5.77%) CMS
5 1 (1.92%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.92%) Node.js
5 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Changepoint
2 1 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (15.38%) DNS
3 7 (13.46%) Firewall
3 7 (13.46%) SMTP
3 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.62%) HTTP
4 5 (9.62%) Internet
5 2 (3.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) MySQL
2 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2000
3 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.62%) JIRA
3 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.85%) Hudson
4 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.92%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.92%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) Selenium
General
1 13 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (5.77%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (46.15%) Developer
2 19 (36.54%) Analyst
2 19 (36.54%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (30.77%) Software Developer
4 9 (17.31%) PHP Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Security Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Security Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Graduate
6 5 (9.62%) Junior
6 5 (9.62%) Junior Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Graduate Software Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Incident Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Incident Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Junior Software Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) HTML
2 14 (26.92%) Web Services
3 11 (21.15%) XML
3 11 (21.15%) XSL
3 11 (21.15%) XSLT
3 11 (21.15%) XHTML
3 11 (21.15%) WSDL
3 11 (21.15%) XML Schema
3 11 (21.15%) .NET
3 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
3 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET
3 11 (21.15%) COM+
3 11 (21.15%) LINQ
4 10 (19.23%) CSS
5 5 (9.62%) LAMP
6 4 (7.69%) jQuery
7 3 (5.77%) HTML5
7 3 (5.77%) REST
7 3 (5.77%) CSS3
7 3 (5.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Linux
2 7 (13.46%) Windows
3 5 (9.62%) Solaris
4 3 (5.77%) CentOS
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.85%) Debian
5 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Malware Analysis
2 19 (36.54%) Cyber Security
3 16 (30.77%) MVC
4 11 (21.15%) Performance Testing
4 11 (21.15%) Load Testing
4 11 (21.15%) Mentoring
4 11 (21.15%) Coaching
5 5 (9.62%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Information Security
7 3 (5.77%) Product Management
7 3 (5.77%) DevOps
8 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.92%) TDD
9 1 (1.92%) Web Development
9 1 (1.92%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.92%) Scrum
9 1 (1.92%) OO
9 1 (1.92%) CRM
9 1 (1.92%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) Python
2 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
3 22 (42.31%) SQL
4 21 (40.38%) Ruby
5 19 (36.54%) Perl
6 15 (28.85%) C#
7 11 (21.15%) C++
7 11 (21.15%) T-SQL
7 11 (21.15%) VB6
7 11 (21.15%) VB
8 8 (15.38%) Java
9 2 (3.85%) VBScript
9 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.85%) XenServer
2 2 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) SCCM
1 2 (3.85%) SCOM
1 2 (3.85%) Puppet
1 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) VMware
1 4 (7.69%) Zend
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Citrix
2 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.92%) Zoho
3 1 (1.92%) Google