Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 38 48
Rank change year-on-year -12 +10 +15
Permanent jobs citing PHP 88 139 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.25% 8.54% 6.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.13% 13.53% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 80 122 124
Gloucestershire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,050 £48,750 £55,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,083 1,027 1,276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 64.58% 63.12% 60.19%
Number of salaries quoted 886 850 948
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Gloucestershire

PHP
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for PHP in Gloucestershire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Gloucestershire

PHP
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -18 22 £45,000 - 14
Tewkesbury -4 11 £35,000 +55.56% 3
Gloucester -17 11 £34,500 -13.75% 10
Cirencester 0 5 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Wotton-under-Edge - 3 £32,500 -
PHP
South West

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 58 (65.91%) JavaScript
2 44 (50.00%) MySQL
3 41 (46.59%) HTML
4 38 (43.18%) CSS
5 27 (30.68%) Python
6 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 23 (26.14%) SOAP
8 23 (26.14%) C
8 23 (26.14%) Linux
8 23 (26.14%) REST
9 22 (25.00%) MVC
10 21 (23.86%) Scrum
11 20 (22.73%) Laravel
12 19 (21.59%) Bash Shell
12 19 (21.59%) jQuery
12 19 (21.59%) DV Cleared
12 19 (21.59%) Security Cleared
12 19 (21.59%) Web Development
12 19 (21.59%) Windows
12 19 (21.59%) C#
13 18 (20.45%) C++
13 18 (20.45%) Java
13 18 (20.45%) HTTP
13 18 (20.45%) TCP/IP
13 18 (20.45%) JIRA
13 18 (20.45%) Firewall
13 18 (20.45%) PowerShell
14 17 (19.32%) Git (software)
14 17 (19.32%) User Stories

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (15.91%) Drupal
2 12 (13.64%) Apache Pig
3 11 (12.50%) Apache
3 11 (12.50%) CMS
4 6 (6.82%) Confluence
4 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.68%) PrestaShop
6 4 (4.55%) WordPress
7 1 (1.14%) IIS
7 1 (1.14%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.14%) InVision
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) SaaS
2 3 (3.41%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.14%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.45%) Firewall
1 18 (20.45%) HTTP
1 18 (20.45%) TCP/IP
2 15 (17.05%) Internet
3 14 (15.91%) SSL
4 4 (4.55%) DNS
4 4 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (4.55%) SMTP
5 3 (3.41%) SMS
6 2 (2.27%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (50.00%) MySQL
2 24 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 12 (13.64%) Apache Hive
3 12 (13.64%) Big Data
3 12 (13.64%) Hadoop
4 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.14%) FileMaker
6 1 (1.14%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 18 (20.45%) JIRA
2 17 (19.32%) Git (software)
3 13 (14.77%) Bitbucket
4 12 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (13.64%) CodeSonar
4 12 (13.64%) git-flow
4 12 (13.64%) Robot Framework
4 12 (13.64%) Selenium
5 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Marketing
3 4 (4.55%) Back Office
3 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 61 (69.32%) Developer
2 37 (42.05%) PHP Developer
3 16 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) C# Software Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) Java Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) Java Software Engineer
5 11 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
5 11 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 10 (11.36%) Software Developer
6 10 (11.36%) Web Developer
7 7 (7.95%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (7.95%) HTML Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (4.55%) Incident Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) PHP Software Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Senior Incident Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (46.59%) HTML
2 38 (43.18%) CSS
3 23 (26.14%) REST
3 23 (26.14%) SOAP
4 20 (22.73%) Laravel
5 19 (21.59%) jQuery
6 17 (19.32%) .NET
7 16 (18.18%) LAMP
8 13 (14.77%) ASP.NET
8 13 (14.77%) Django
8 13 (14.77%) Node.js
9 12 (13.64%) .NET Framework
9 12 (13.64%) Java EE
9 12 (13.64%) RabbitMQ
9 12 (13.64%) Spring MVC
9 12 (13.64%) STL
10 9 (10.23%) Ajax
11 8 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (7.95%) Symfony
12 7 (7.95%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) User Experience
2 6 (6.82%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (5.68%) W3C
4 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.14%) Social Media
5 1 (1.14%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.14%) Linux
2 19 (21.59%) Windows
3 13 (14.77%) Apple iOS
4 12 (13.64%) Android
4 12 (13.64%) Mac OS X
5 4 (4.55%) Solaris
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.00%) MVC
3 21 (23.86%) Scrum
4 19 (21.59%) Web Development
5 17 (19.32%) User Stories
6 16 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
6 16 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 15 (17.05%) Reverse Engineering
8 13 (14.77%) Kanban
8 13 (14.77%) Test Automation
9 12 (13.64%) API Design
9 12 (13.64%) Ethical Hacking
9 12 (13.64%) Multithreading
10 11 (12.50%) OO
11 9 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (9.09%) E-Commerce
12 8 (9.09%) OOP
13 7 (7.95%) DevOps
13 7 (7.95%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 58 (65.91%) JavaScript
2 27 (30.68%) Python
3 23 (26.14%) C
4 19 (21.59%) Bash Shell
4 19 (21.59%) C#
5 18 (20.45%) C++
5 18 (20.45%) Java
5 18 (20.45%) PowerShell
6 12 (13.64%) Objective-C
6 12 (13.64%) SQL
7 5 (5.68%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (21.59%) DV Cleared
1 19 (21.59%) Security Cleared
2 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (13.64%) CCNA
3 12 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (13.64%) CISSP
3 12 (13.64%) CompTIA Security+
3 12 (13.64%) GIAC
3 12 (13.64%) Linux+ Certification
3 12 (13.64%) MCSE
3 12 (13.64%) Network+ Certification
3 12 (13.64%) SANS
3 12 (13.64%) SSCP
4 5 (5.68%) Degree
5 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (15.91%) Docker
2 12 (13.64%) vSphere
3 2 (2.27%) Snort
4 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (13.64%) Puppet
1 12 (13.64%) Salt
2 5 (5.68%) HP ALM
3 3 (3.41%) Plesk
4 2 (2.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.82%) Atlassian
2 6 (6.82%) Capita
2 6 (6.82%) HP
3 4 (4.55%) Google
3 4 (4.55%) Zend
4 1 (1.14%) SAP
4 1 (1.14%) Thunderhead
4 1 (1.14%) XMPie