Period
to 8 July 2020

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 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 66 65
Rank change year-on-year +26 -1 -28
Permanent jobs citing PHP 69 73 72
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 7.00% 4.47% 4.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.46% 7.33% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 49 66 65
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £56,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +6.25%

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 602 996 1,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 61.05% 60.95% 64.34%
Number of salaries quoted 454 751 872
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £28,300
90th Percentile £69,000 £65,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Gloucestershire

PHP
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for PHP in Gloucestershire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

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 8 July 2020. 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
Cirencester +15 24 £47,500 -2.56% 2
Gloucester +19 17 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Cheltenham +14 16 £40,000 +10.34% 3
Tewkesbury +1 6 - -
PHP
South West

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, 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 47 (68.12%) JavaScript
2 38 (55.07%) Laravel
3 35 (50.72%) MySQL
4 28 (40.58%) HTML
5 26 (37.68%) CSS
5 26 (37.68%) Node.js
6 24 (34.78%) Git (software)
7 23 (33.33%) MVC
8 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (28.99%) TDD
10 17 (24.64%) Linux
10 17 (24.64%) React
11 16 (23.19%) Microservices
11 16 (23.19%) AngularJS
12 15 (21.74%) Mentoring
12 15 (21.74%) AWS
12 15 (21.74%) Vue.js
12 15 (21.74%) Symfony
12 15 (21.74%) Zend
13 14 (20.29%) Python
13 14 (20.29%) Docker
14 13 (18.84%) REST
14 13 (18.84%) Collaborative Working
15 12 (17.39%) Test Automation
15 12 (17.39%) Grunt
15 12 (17.39%) gulp
15 12 (17.39%) C#
15 12 (17.39%) Selenium
16 11 (15.94%) Scrum
16 11 (15.94%) SQL

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 6 (8.70%) Apache
2 5 (7.25%) CMS
3 2 (2.90%) Confluence
3 2 (2.90%) nginx
4 1 (1.45%) Drupal
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 8 (11.59%) NetSuite
2 3 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.74%) AWS
2 10 (14.49%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.80%) GCP
4 3 (4.35%) Azure
5 2 (2.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (2.90%) Datadog
5 2 (2.90%) GitHub
5 2 (2.90%) IaaS
5 2 (2.90%) Kong
5 2 (2.90%) PaaS
5 2 (2.90%) SaaS
6 1 (1.45%) Azure Stack
6 1 (1.45%) npm
6 1 (1.45%) Office 365
6 1 (1.45%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) DNS
1 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.35%) DHCP
2 3 (4.35%) Firewall
2 3 (4.35%) HTTP
2 3 (4.35%) Internet
2 3 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (4.35%) SMTP
3 1 (1.45%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (50.72%) MySQL
2 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.90%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (2.90%) MariaDB
3 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.90%) Redis
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.39%) Grunt
2 12 (17.39%) gulp
2 12 (17.39%) Selenium
3 11 (15.94%) webpack
4 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.25%) JIRA
6 4 (5.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (5.80%) Bitbucket
7 3 (4.35%) Subversion
7 3 (4.35%) TestRail
7 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.90%) Appium
8 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.90%) eggPlant
8 2 (2.90%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (2.90%) JUnit
8 2 (2.90%) LoadRunner
8 2 (2.90%) Maven
8 2 (2.90%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Marketing
3 2 (2.90%) Back Office
3 2 (2.90%) Games
3 2 (2.90%) Legal
3 2 (2.90%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 44 (63.77%) Developer
2 20 (28.99%) PHP Developer
3 10 (14.49%) Senior Developer
4 8 (11.59%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Lead Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Web Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Backend Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Backend Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Architect
8 4 (5.80%) Lead Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Lead PHP Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Magento Developer
9 3 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (2.90%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (2.90%) Lead Software Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (55.07%) Laravel
2 28 (40.58%) HTML
3 26 (37.68%) CSS
3 26 (37.68%) Node.js
4 17 (24.64%) React
5 16 (23.19%) AngularJS
6 15 (21.74%) Symfony
6 15 (21.74%) Vue.js
7 13 (18.84%) REST
8 11 (15.94%) Redux
9 10 (14.49%) React Native
10 9 (13.04%) GraphQL
11 7 (10.14%) LAMP
12 6 (8.70%) HTML5
12 6 (8.70%) jQuery
12 6 (8.70%) Middleware
13 5 (7.25%) CSS3
13 5 (7.25%) Web Services
14 4 (5.80%) .NET
14 4 (5.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Virtual Team
2 6 (8.70%) User Experience
3 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.90%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.64%) Linux
2 8 (11.59%) Windows
3 4 (5.80%) Ubuntu
4 3 (4.35%) Solaris
5 2 (2.90%) CentOS
5 2 (2.90%) Debian
6 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) MVC
2 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (28.99%) TDD
4 16 (23.19%) Microservices
5 15 (21.74%) Mentoring
6 13 (18.84%) Collaborative Working
7 12 (17.39%) Test Automation
8 11 (15.94%) Scrum
9 10 (14.49%) BDD
9 10 (14.49%) SEO
10 9 (13.04%) E-Commerce
10 9 (13.04%) Project Management
10 9 (13.04%) Software Engineering
10 9 (13.04%) Web Development
11 8 (11.59%) Front End Development
12 5 (7.25%) Content Writing
12 5 (7.25%) OOP
12 5 (7.25%) Software Architecture
13 4 (5.80%) Cybersecurity
13 4 (5.80%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 47 (68.12%) JavaScript
2 14 (20.29%) Python
3 12 (17.39%) C#
4 11 (15.94%) SQL
5 6 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 6 (8.70%) Java
6 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.90%) C
7 2 (2.90%) C++
7 2 (2.90%) Delphi
7 2 (2.90%) Go
7 2 (2.90%) PHP 5
7 2 (2.90%) PHP 7
7 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.90%) VB
8 1 (1.45%) ES6
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 14 (20.29%) Docker
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.45%) XenApp
2 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.90%) HP ALM
2 2 (2.90%) Terraform
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.45%) SCCM
3 1 (1.45%) SCOM
3 1 (1.45%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Zend
2 2 (2.90%) Adobe
2 2 (2.90%) Atlassian
2 2 (2.90%) Google
2 2 (2.90%) HP
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle
2 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.45%) Cisco
3 1 (1.45%) Citrix
3 1 (1.45%) Splunk
3 1 (1.45%) Twitter
3 1 (1.45%) VMware