The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 22 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 44 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.41% 3.56% 3.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.67% 5.84% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39 17 13
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £26,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
PHP
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
300 308 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.51% 60.87% 51.56%
Number of salaries quoted 270 280 185
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +5.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

PHP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

PHP Salary Trend in Cardiff

PHP
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 45 (54.22%) HTML
1 45 (54.22%) Java
2 40 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (43.37%) JavaScript
3 36 (43.37%) CSS
4 33 (39.76%) jQuery
5 28 (33.73%) SQL
6 25 (30.12%) C#
7 22 (26.51%) C++
8 21 (25.30%) HTML5
9 20 (24.10%) SQL Server
10 19 (22.89%) MVC
11 18 (21.69%) MySQL
12 16 (19.28%) Linux
12 16 (19.28%) Spring
13 15 (18.07%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (16.87%) TDD
14 14 (16.87%) Scrum
14 14 (16.87%) .NET
15 13 (15.66%) OOP
15 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
15 13 (15.66%) Web Development
16 12 (14.46%) OO
16 12 (14.46%) XML
17 11 (13.25%) Ajax
17 11 (13.25%) Software Engineering
17 11 (13.25%) Git (software)
17 11 (13.25%) CSS3
17 11 (13.25%) Jenkins
18 9 (10.84%) Responsive Web Design

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 8 (9.64%) CMS
1 8 (9.64%) Node.js
1 8 (9.64%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (8.43%) Apache
3 5 (6.02%) WordPress
4 3 (3.61%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.41%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.41%) concrete5
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.82%) SaaS
3 3 (3.61%) GitHub
4 2 (2.41%) Office 365
5 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) Intranet
2 3 (3.61%) HTTP
3 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.41%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.41%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.20%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.20%) SSL
4 1 (1.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.10%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.69%) MySQL
3 8 (9.64%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (9.64%) Hadoop
3 8 (9.64%) CouchDB
3 8 (9.64%) MongoDB
3 8 (9.64%) Big Data
4 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.20%) MS Access
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (13.25%) Git (software)
1 11 (13.25%) Jenkins
2 8 (9.64%) Apache Ivy
2 8 (9.64%) Gradle
2 8 (9.64%) Spock
2 8 (9.64%) Mockito
2 8 (9.64%) JUnit
2 8 (9.64%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.82%) Selenium
4 3 (3.61%) Maven
5 2 (2.41%) Xcode
5 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.20%) Subversion
6 1 (1.20%) MorphX
6 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.20%) Mocha
6 1 (1.20%) Behat
6 1 (1.20%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.20%) PhantomJS
General
1 3 (3.61%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Advertising
2 2 (2.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.20%) Welsh Language
3 1 (1.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 71 (85.54%) Developer
2 23 (27.71%) Java Developer
3 19 (22.89%) PHP Developer
4 12 (14.46%) Software Developer
5 8 (9.64%) Web Developer
5 8 (9.64%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Programmer
8 4 (4.82%) Systems Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (3.61%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.61%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Graduate
9 3 (3.61%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.61%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Graduate Software Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Junior
10 2 (2.41%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (54.22%) HTML
2 36 (43.37%) CSS
3 33 (39.76%) jQuery
4 21 (25.30%) HTML5
5 16 (19.28%) Spring
6 14 (16.87%) .NET
7 12 (14.46%) XML
8 11 (13.25%) Ajax
8 11 (13.25%) CSS3
9 9 (10.84%) .NET Framework
10 8 (9.64%) JSON
10 8 (9.64%) Yii
10 8 (9.64%) ASP.NET
10 8 (9.64%) Hibernate
10 8 (9.64%) D3.js
10 8 (9.64%) Grails
10 8 (9.64%) REST
10 8 (9.64%) Apache Cordova
11 7 (8.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.41%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.41%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.41%) iPhone
3 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.41%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.20%) Social Network
4 1 (1.20%) GIS
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.28%) Linux
2 6 (7.23%) UNIX
3 2 (2.41%) Android
3 2 (2.41%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (22.89%) MVC
3 15 (18.07%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (16.87%) Scrum
4 14 (16.87%) TDD
5 13 (15.66%) OOP
5 13 (15.66%) Web Development
6 12 (14.46%) OO
7 11 (13.25%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.84%) BDD
8 9 (10.84%) Web Design
8 9 (10.84%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (9.64%) Microservices
9 8 (9.64%) Release Management
10 4 (4.82%) Performance Testing
10 4 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.82%) Test Automation
10 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.82%) ETL
11 3 (3.61%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (54.22%) Java
2 36 (43.37%) JavaScript
3 28 (33.73%) SQL
4 25 (30.12%) C#
5 22 (26.51%) C++
6 8 (9.64%) Groovy
7 7 (8.43%) Python
7 7 (8.43%) Ruby
8 6 (7.23%) Erlang
9 3 (3.61%) PHP5
9 3 (3.61%) C
9 3 (3.61%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.61%) Perl
10 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.41%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.20%) X++
11 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Snort
Vendors
1 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.02%) TOWER Software
3 3 (3.61%) Zend
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle
5 1 (1.20%) Facebook
5 1 (1.20%) Twitter
5 1 (1.20%) Google
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Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: To £35K
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