The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 53 62 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 26 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.15% 1.33% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.25% 1.39% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 4
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £28,800 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
PHP Developer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
800 646 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.97% 95.70% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 660 571 412
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,928 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Cardiff region.

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Cardiff

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 45 (100.00%) PHP
2 39 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 38 (84.44%) HTML
4 37 (82.22%) CSS
5 34 (75.56%) MySQL
6 29 (64.44%) MVC
7 22 (48.89%) jQuery
8 19 (42.22%) OOP
8 19 (42.22%) OO
8 19 (42.22%) HTML5
9 16 (35.56%) CSS3
10 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (28.89%) Zend
12 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
13 11 (24.44%) Web Development
13 11 (24.44%) PHP5
14 10 (22.22%) OO PHP
15 9 (20.00%) MongoDB
15 9 (20.00%) Facebook
15 9 (20.00%) Twitter
15 9 (20.00%) Linux
16 8 (17.78%) Mercurial
16 8 (17.78%) Subversion
17 7 (15.56%) Zend Framework
17 7 (15.56%) User Experience
18 6 (13.33%) NoSQL
18 6 (13.33%) Laravel
18 6 (13.33%) XML
18 6 (13.33%) Apache
19 5 (11.11%) SOAP

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) SSH
2 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (75.56%) MySQL
2 9 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (13.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.67%) Big Data
4 3 (6.67%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (17.78%) Mercurial
2 8 (17.78%) Subversion
3 2 (4.44%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (6.67%) Advertising
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (84.44%) HTML
2 37 (82.22%) CSS
3 22 (48.89%) jQuery
4 19 (42.22%) HTML5
5 16 (35.56%) CSS3
6 7 (15.56%) Zend Framework
7 6 (13.33%) Laravel
7 6 (13.33%) XML
8 5 (11.11%) SOAP
8 5 (11.11%) Web Services
8 5 (11.11%) Backbone.js
8 5 (11.11%) REST
8 5 (11.11%) Ember.js
8 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.89%) JSON
10 2 (4.44%) Symfony
10 2 (4.44%) CakePHP
10 2 (4.44%) Classic ASP
10 2 (4.44%) Flash
10 2 (4.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) User Experience
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) MVC
2 19 (42.22%) OOP
2 19 (42.22%) OO
3 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (24.44%) Web Development
5 10 (22.22%) OO PHP
6 5 (11.11%) SDLC
6 5 (11.11%) API Development
7 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.89%) Scrum
8 3 (6.67%) ETL
8 3 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (4.44%) Change Control
9 2 (4.44%) Mobile Development
9 2 (4.44%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) PHP
2 39 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (24.44%) PHP5
4 4 (8.89%) Go
4 4 (8.89%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) Python
4 4 (8.89%) Ruby
5 3 (6.67%) C
5 3 (6.67%) C++
5 3 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Zend
2 9 (20.00%) Facebook
2 9 (20.00%) Twitter
3 5 (11.11%) Google
4 2 (4.44%) Adobe
5 1 (2.22%) Apple
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft