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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 39 14 42
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +28
Permanent jobs citing PHP 21 39 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.62% 14.55% 2.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.24% 23.35% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
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
255 167 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 56.04% 62.31% 70.76%
Number of salaries quoted 225 154 153
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 23 January 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 28 (65.12%) JavaScript
2 24 (55.81%) HTML
3 21 (48.84%) CSS
4 17 (39.53%) Python
5 15 (34.88%) Linux
6 14 (32.56%) jQuery
7 13 (30.23%) Windows
7 13 (30.23%) MySQL
8 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
8 12 (27.91%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (25.58%) HTML5
9 11 (25.58%) CSS3
10 10 (23.26%) MVC
10 10 (23.26%) XHTML
10 10 (23.26%) C#
10 10 (23.26%) SQL
10 10 (23.26%) .NET
10 10 (23.26%) Web Services
10 10 (23.26%) XML
10 10 (23.26%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (23.26%) JSON
11 9 (20.93%) C++
11 9 (20.93%) User Experience
12 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
12 8 (18.60%) IIS
13 7 (16.28%) Internet
13 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2000
13 7 (16.28%) Finance
13 7 (16.28%) WSDL
13 7 (16.28%) XML Schema

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 8 (18.60%) IIS
2 4 (9.30%) WordPress
2 4 (9.30%) Joomla!
3 3 (6.98%) ColdFusion
3 3 (6.98%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (16.28%) Internet
3 6 (13.95%) DNS
3 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.65%) Firewall
4 2 (4.65%) SMTP
4 2 (4.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) MySQL
2 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
3 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.33%) Ant
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Subversion
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Electronics
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (72.09%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) Web Developer
5 6 (13.95%) C# Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Security Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) .NET Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Front-End Web Developer
7 4 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Security Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) IT Security Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Senior IT Security Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) PHP Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Incident Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Incident Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) HTML
2 21 (48.84%) CSS
3 14 (32.56%) jQuery
4 11 (25.58%) HTML5
4 11 (25.58%) CSS3
5 10 (23.26%) XHTML
5 10 (23.26%) .NET
5 10 (23.26%) Web Services
5 10 (23.26%) XML
5 10 (23.26%) JSON
6 7 (16.28%) WSDL
6 7 (16.28%) XML Schema
6 7 (16.28%) XSL
6 7 (16.28%) XSLT
6 7 (16.28%) ADO.NET
6 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET
6 7 (16.28%) COM+
6 7 (16.28%) .NET Framework
6 7 (16.28%) LINQ
7 4 (9.30%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) User Experience
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Linux
2 13 (30.23%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) Solaris
4 5 (11.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) MVC
1 10 (23.26%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (16.28%) Performance Testing
2 7 (16.28%) Load Testing
2 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
2 7 (16.28%) Coaching
3 4 (9.30%) OO
4 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.65%) Content Management
5 2 (4.65%) Web Development
5 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.65%) OOP
5 2 (4.65%) Migration
6 1 (2.33%) Scrum
6 1 (2.33%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (2.33%) Cyber Security
6 1 (2.33%) Release Management
6 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) JavaScript
2 17 (39.53%) Python
3 10 (23.26%) C#
3 10 (23.26%) SQL
4 9 (20.93%) C++
5 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
6 7 (16.28%) VB
6 7 (16.28%) VB6
7 3 (6.98%) Perl
7 3 (6.98%) Java
8 2 (4.65%) Ruby
8 2 (4.65%) PHP5
8 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.33%) Delphi
9 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.33%) Lua
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Adobe
3 1 (2.33%) Sun
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Sencha
3 1 (2.33%) Zend
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Network ITR
Salary: £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago