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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 25 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 20 11 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.94% 5.82% 8.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.36% 9.17% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 30
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,500 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £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
176 120 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 61.11% 63.49% 55.94%
Number of salaries quoted 156 114 184
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,050 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £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 19 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 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 30 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 27 (58.70%) CSS
3 24 (52.17%) HTML
3 24 (52.17%) MySQL
4 22 (47.83%) Python
5 13 (28.26%) HTML5
6 12 (26.09%) jQuery
6 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (23.91%) .NET
7 11 (23.91%) Linux
8 10 (21.74%) Apache
8 10 (21.74%) Windows
8 10 (21.74%) XML
8 10 (21.74%) Ajax
9 9 (19.57%) OO
9 9 (19.57%) SQL
10 8 (17.39%) C#
10 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
11 7 (15.22%) Java
11 7 (15.22%) XHTML
11 7 (15.22%) Scrum
11 7 (15.22%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (15.22%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (15.22%) PHP5
11 7 (15.22%) SoapUI
12 6 (13.04%) ColdFusion
12 6 (13.04%) C++
12 6 (13.04%) Perl
12 6 (13.04%) Oracle
12 6 (13.04%) SQL Server

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (21.74%) Apache
2 6 (13.04%) ColdFusion
3 4 (8.70%) Joomla!
4 2 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.87%) DNS
2 5 (10.87%) Internet
3 2 (4.35%) Firewall
3 2 (4.35%) Broadband
3 2 (4.35%) SMTP
3 2 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (52.17%) MySQL
2 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) SoapUI
2 5 (10.87%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (8.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.52%) Selenium
4 3 (6.52%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (6.52%) JMeter
4 3 (6.52%) Ranorex
5 2 (4.35%) WATIR
5 2 (4.35%) FitNesse
5 2 (4.35%) TestComplete
5 2 (4.35%) WatiN
5 2 (4.35%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (2.17%) Ant
6 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
6 1 (2.17%) Subversion
6 1 (2.17%) Maven
General
1 3 (6.52%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Developer
2 13 (28.26%) PHP Developer
3 12 (26.09%) Web Developer
4 11 (23.91%) Analyst
5 9 (19.57%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Tester
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Security Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Programmer
8 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.52%) QA Tester
8 3 (6.52%) ASP Developer
8 3 (6.52%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Security Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) QA Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) IT Security Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) .NET Programmer
9 2 (4.35%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) CSS
2 24 (52.17%) HTML
3 13 (28.26%) HTML5
4 12 (26.09%) jQuery
5 11 (23.91%) .NET
6 10 (21.74%) XML
6 10 (21.74%) Ajax
7 7 (15.22%) XHTML
8 6 (13.04%) SOAP
8 6 (13.04%) Web Services
9 3 (6.52%) Classic ASP
9 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
9 3 (6.52%) Django
10 2 (4.35%) Zend Framework
10 2 (4.35%) MooTools
10 2 (4.35%) Ext JS
10 2 (4.35%) CSS3
11 1 (2.17%) CodeIgniter
11 1 (2.17%) CakePHP
11 1 (2.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.35%) Open Source
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Linux
2 10 (21.74%) Windows
3 4 (8.70%) Solaris
3 4 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.57%) OO
3 7 (15.22%) Scrum
3 7 (15.22%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (10.87%) Automated Testing
4 5 (10.87%) Software Testing
4 5 (10.87%) Information Security
4 5 (10.87%) Regression Testing
4 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
5 4 (8.70%) Time Management
5 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.52%) Web Development
6 3 (6.52%) MVC
6 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.52%) Web Application Development
7 2 (4.35%) Analytics
7 2 (4.35%) Migration
7 2 (4.35%) TDD
7 2 (4.35%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 22 (47.83%) Python
3 9 (19.57%) SQL
4 8 (17.39%) C#
5 7 (15.22%) Java
5 7 (15.22%) PHP5
6 6 (13.04%) VB.NET
6 6 (13.04%) C++
6 6 (13.04%) Perl
7 5 (10.87%) Ruby
8 4 (8.70%) C
9 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.17%) Lua
10 1 (2.17%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) ISEB
1 5 (10.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle
2 4 (8.70%) Adobe
3 3 (6.52%) HP
3 3 (6.52%) Zend
4 1 (2.17%) Sencha
4 1 (2.17%) Sun
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago