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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 44 9 28
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +19
Permanent jobs citing PHP 15 62 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.20% 21.53% 6.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.79% 32.80% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 58 16
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +12.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
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
259 189 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 55.22% 65.63% 69.71%
Number of salaries quoted 224 173 178
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 19 December 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (65.71%) JavaScript
1 23 (65.71%) CSS
2 19 (54.29%) HTML
3 15 (42.86%) Python
3 15 (42.86%) MySQL
4 14 (40.00%) jQuery
5 13 (37.14%) HTML5
5 13 (37.14%) Windows
5 13 (37.14%) Linux
6 11 (31.43%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (25.71%) CSS3
9 8 (22.86%) JSON
10 7 (20.00%) User Experience
11 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
11 6 (17.14%) DNS
11 6 (17.14%) Internet
11 6 (17.14%) Solaris
12 5 (14.29%) UNIX
12 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
13 4 (11.43%) Ajax
13 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
13 4 (11.43%) Apache
13 4 (11.43%) Joomla!
14 3 (8.57%) ColdFusion
14 3 (8.57%) CMS
14 3 (8.57%) Web Services
14 3 (8.57%) XML
14 3 (8.57%) XHTML
14 3 (8.57%) .NET

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (11.43%) Apache
1 4 (11.43%) Joomla!
2 3 (8.57%) ColdFusion
2 3 (8.57%) CMS
3 2 (5.71%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.14%) DNS
2 6 (17.14%) Internet
3 2 (5.71%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) SMTP
3 2 (5.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) Maven
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (2.86%) Ant
General
1 3 (8.57%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Web Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) PHP Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Security Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior IT Security Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.86%) HTML Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Security Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Incident Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Incident Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (65.71%) CSS
2 19 (54.29%) HTML
3 14 (40.00%) jQuery
4 13 (37.14%) HTML5
5 9 (25.71%) CSS3
6 8 (22.86%) JSON
7 4 (11.43%) Ajax
8 3 (8.57%) Web Services
8 3 (8.57%) XML
8 3 (8.57%) XHTML
8 3 (8.57%) .NET
9 2 (5.71%) SOAP
9 2 (5.71%) MooTools
10 1 (2.86%) Classic ASP
10 1 (2.86%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (2.86%) CakePHP
10 1 (2.86%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Solaris
3 5 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (8.57%) OO
2 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
2 3 (8.57%) MVC
3 2 (5.71%) Migration
3 2 (5.71%) Web Development
3 2 (5.71%) OOP
3 2 (5.71%) Content Management
4 1 (2.86%) Release Management
4 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
4 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (2.86%) Cyber Security
4 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) JavaScript
2 15 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (8.57%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) Perl
4 2 (5.71%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) C++
4 2 (5.71%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.71%) PHP5
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby
5 1 (2.86%) Lua
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe
2 1 (2.86%) Sun
2 1 (2.86%) Zend
2 1 (2.86%) Sencha