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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 31 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 21 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.42% 15.25% 9.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.50% 23.29% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 28
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
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
200 146 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 61.16% 65.47% 57.88%
Number of salaries quoted 175 139 172
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 £26,675 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £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 21 October 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
2 22 (55.00%) CSS
3 21 (52.50%) Python
4 20 (50.00%) MySQL
5 19 (47.50%) HTML
6 13 (32.50%) Linux
7 12 (30.00%) HTML5
7 12 (30.00%) Windows
8 10 (25.00%) Apache
8 10 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (22.50%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (22.50%) jQuery
10 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (20.00%) XML
11 7 (17.50%) .NET
11 7 (17.50%) OO
11 7 (17.50%) SQL
11 7 (17.50%) PHP5
12 6 (15.00%) C#
12 6 (15.00%) C++
12 6 (15.00%) VB.NET
12 6 (15.00%) SOAP
12 6 (15.00%) Solaris
13 5 (12.50%) Java
13 5 (12.50%) Perl
13 5 (12.50%) Internet
13 5 (12.50%) XHTML
13 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
13 5 (12.50%) DNS
13 5 (12.50%) SoapUI

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (10.00%) Joomla!
2 4 (10.00%) ColdFusion
3 2 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (12.50%) Internet
2 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (5.00%) Firewall
3 2 (5.00%) SMTP
3 2 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.50%) Ant
3 1 (2.50%) JMeter
3 1 (2.50%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (2.50%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) Maven
General
1 3 (7.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) PHP Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Analyst
4 10 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 9 (22.50%) PHP Web Developer
6 8 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Security Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Tester
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Security Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) IT Security Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
9 2 (5.00%) .NET Programmer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Software Tester
9 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
9 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
9 2 (5.00%) Programmer
10 1 (2.50%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) CSS
2 19 (47.50%) HTML
3 12 (30.00%) HTML5
4 9 (22.50%) jQuery
5 8 (20.00%) XML
6 7 (17.50%) .NET
7 6 (15.00%) SOAP
8 5 (12.50%) XHTML
8 5 (12.50%) Ajax
9 4 (10.00%) Web Services
10 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
11 2 (5.00%) MooTools
11 2 (5.00%) CSS3
12 1 (2.50%) Classic ASP
12 1 (2.50%) JSON
12 1 (2.50%) CodeIgniter
12 1 (2.50%) CakePHP
12 1 (2.50%) Django
12 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Linux
2 12 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) Solaris
4 4 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.50%) OO
4 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
5 3 (7.50%) MVC
5 3 (7.50%) Information Security
5 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Scrum
5 3 (7.50%) Automated Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Migration
6 2 (5.00%) Web Development
6 2 (5.00%) Content Management
6 2 (5.00%) OOP
7 1 (2.50%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.50%) Cyber Security
7 1 (2.50%) Time Management
7 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
2 21 (52.50%) Python
3 7 (17.50%) SQL
3 7 (17.50%) PHP5
4 6 (15.00%) C#
4 6 (15.00%) C++
4 6 (15.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (12.50%) Java
5 5 (12.50%) Perl
6 4 (10.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.50%) C
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) PHP4
7 1 (2.50%) Lua
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) ISEB
1 3 (7.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) HP
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe
2 1 (2.50%) Sun
2 1 (2.50%) Sencha
2 1 (2.50%) Zend
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: benefits
Posted: 18 days ago