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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 27 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 21 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.78% 5.13% 7.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.67% 8.13% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 26
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
180 123 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 66.67% 63.08% 56.71%
Number of salaries quoted 160 115 177
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 27 August 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 38 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 35 (67.31%) CSS
3 33 (63.46%) HTML
4 26 (50.00%) MySQL
5 20 (38.46%) HTML5
6 19 (36.54%) Python
7 17 (32.69%) jQuery
8 11 (21.15%) Ajax
9 10 (19.23%) .NET
9 10 (19.23%) Apache
9 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
10 9 (17.31%) XML
10 9 (17.31%) PHP5
11 8 (15.38%) Scrum
11 8 (15.38%) OO
11 8 (15.38%) Linux
11 8 (15.38%) SQL
12 7 (13.46%) Java
12 7 (13.46%) C#
12 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
12 7 (13.46%) Windows
12 7 (13.46%) MVC
12 7 (13.46%) SoapUI
12 7 (13.46%) CSS3
13 6 (11.54%) XHTML
13 6 (11.54%) Dreamweaver
13 6 (11.54%) Internet
13 6 (11.54%) SOAP
13 6 (11.54%) Perl
13 6 (11.54%) Web Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (19.23%) Apache
2 5 (9.62%) ColdFusion
3 3 (5.77%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.92%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) Internet
2 5 (9.62%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.69%) DNS
4 2 (3.85%) Broadband
4 2 (3.85%) SMTP
4 2 (3.85%) HTTP
4 2 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (50.00%) MySQL
2 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) SoapUI
2 6 (11.54%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.77%) Selenium
4 3 (5.77%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (5.77%) JMeter
4 3 (5.77%) Ranorex
5 2 (3.85%) WATIR
5 2 (3.85%) FitNesse
5 2 (3.85%) TestComplete
5 2 (3.85%) WatiN
5 2 (3.85%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.92%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (1.92%) Ant
6 1 (1.92%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.92%) Subversion
6 1 (1.92%) Maven
General
1 2 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
2 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 40 (76.92%) Developer
2 19 (36.54%) Web Developer
3 17 (32.69%) PHP Developer
4 10 (19.23%) PHP Web Developer
5 9 (17.31%) Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) Programmer
7 6 (11.54%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Front-End Web Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Tester
9 3 (5.77%) QA Tester
9 3 (5.77%) QA Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) PHP Programmer
9 3 (5.77%) Test Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) Lead Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) Security Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) ASP Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (67.31%) CSS
2 33 (63.46%) HTML
3 20 (38.46%) HTML5
4 17 (32.69%) jQuery
5 11 (21.15%) Ajax
6 10 (19.23%) .NET
7 9 (17.31%) XML
8 7 (13.46%) CSS3
9 6 (11.54%) XHTML
9 6 (11.54%) SOAP
10 5 (9.62%) Web Services
11 3 (5.77%) LAMP
11 3 (5.77%) Classic ASP
11 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
11 3 (5.77%) JSON
11 3 (5.77%) Django
12 2 (3.85%) MooTools
12 2 (3.85%) Ext JS
12 2 (3.85%) Symfony
12 2 (3.85%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.69%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.85%) Open Source
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Linux
2 7 (13.46%) Windows
3 3 (5.77%) Solaris
3 3 (5.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) OO
1 8 (15.38%) Scrum
2 7 (13.46%) MVC
3 6 (11.54%) Web Development
4 5 (9.62%) Software Testing
4 5 (9.62%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (9.62%) Automated Testing
4 5 (9.62%) Information Security
4 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.62%) OOP
4 5 (9.62%) Regression Testing
4 5 (9.62%) Time Management
4 5 (9.62%) Test Automation
5 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.77%) Web Application Development
7 2 (3.85%) Analytics
7 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.85%) TDD
8 1 (1.92%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 19 (36.54%) Python
3 9 (17.31%) PHP5
4 8 (15.38%) SQL
5 7 (13.46%) C#
5 7 (13.46%) Java
6 6 (11.54%) Perl
7 5 (9.62%) C
7 5 (9.62%) C++
7 5 (9.62%) Ruby
7 5 (9.62%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.92%) Lua
9 1 (1.92%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) ISEB
1 5 (9.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle
1 5 (9.62%) Adobe
2 4 (7.69%) Zend
3 3 (5.77%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) Sencha
4 1 (1.92%) Sun
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago