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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 23 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 50 33 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.91% 5.78% 2.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.63% 10.89% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 48 30 9
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
320 303 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.63% 53.06% 46.41%
Number of salaries quoted 289 269 153
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £26,739
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 18 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 51 (64.56%) HTML
2 47 (59.49%) Java
3 44 (55.70%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (53.16%) CSS
5 41 (51.90%) JavaScript
6 37 (46.84%) jQuery
7 33 (41.77%) C#
8 30 (37.97%) SQL Server
9 26 (32.91%) .NET
10 21 (26.58%) MVC
11 20 (25.32%) Microsoft
12 19 (24.05%) SQL
13 18 (22.78%) Linux
13 18 (22.78%) .NET Framework
14 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
14 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (20.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 16 (20.25%) OO
16 15 (18.99%) XHTML
16 15 (18.99%) MySQL
16 15 (18.99%) C++
16 15 (18.99%) Spring
17 14 (17.72%) HTML5
18 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
18 13 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (15.19%) TDD
20 11 (13.92%) Web Development
21 10 (12.66%) Scrum
21 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
22 9 (11.39%) OOP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (10.13%) CMS
2 7 (8.86%) Node.js
2 7 (8.86%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (6.33%) WordPress
4 4 (5.06%) Apache
5 3 (3.80%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.53%) concrete5
6 2 (2.53%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (1.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.33%) GitHub
3 3 (3.80%) SaaS
4 2 (2.53%) Office 365
5 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) Intranet
2 2 (2.53%) HTTP
3 1 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.27%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.27%) SSL
3 1 (1.27%) Firewall
3 1 (1.27%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (37.97%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.99%) MySQL
3 7 (8.86%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (8.86%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.86%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.86%) CouchDB
3 7 (8.86%) Big Data
3 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.39%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.13%) Eclipse
4 7 (8.86%) JUnit
4 7 (8.86%) Mockito
4 7 (8.86%) Apache Ivy
4 7 (8.86%) Gradle
5 4 (5.06%) PHPUnit
5 4 (5.06%) Behat
5 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.06%) Subversion
6 3 (3.80%) Maven
6 3 (3.80%) Selenium
7 2 (2.53%) Xcode
8 1 (1.27%) MorphX
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (3.80%) Back Office
2 2 (2.53%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Welsh Language
3 1 (1.27%) Marketing
3 1 (1.27%) Games
3 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (92.41%) Developer
2 24 (30.38%) Java Developer
3 21 (26.58%) PHP Developer
4 11 (13.92%) Web Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.86%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (7.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.59%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Systems Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Programmer
10 2 (2.53%) Graduate
10 2 (2.53%) Graduate Programmer
10 2 (2.53%) Software Programmer
10 2 (2.53%) Graduate Software Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (2.53%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (64.56%) HTML
2 42 (53.16%) CSS
3 37 (46.84%) jQuery
4 26 (32.91%) .NET
5 18 (22.78%) .NET Framework
6 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
6 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (20.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 15 (18.99%) XHTML
8 15 (18.99%) Spring
9 14 (17.72%) HTML5
10 8 (10.13%) REST
10 8 (10.13%) XML
11 7 (8.86%) Hibernate
11 7 (8.86%) Grails
11 7 (8.86%) Yii
11 7 (8.86%) D3.js
11 7 (8.86%) Apache Cordova
12 6 (7.59%) Ajax
13 5 (6.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.80%) Social Network
3 3 (3.80%) User Experience
4 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.53%) iPhone
5 1 (1.27%) GIS
5 1 (1.27%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.78%) Linux
2 4 (5.06%) UNIX
3 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.53%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (55.70%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.58%) MVC
3 16 (20.25%) OO
4 13 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (15.19%) TDD
6 11 (13.92%) Web Development
7 10 (12.66%) Scrum
7 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
8 9 (11.39%) OOP
9 7 (8.86%) Release Management
10 5 (6.33%) Content Management
10 5 (6.33%) BDD
11 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (5.06%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.06%) Web Design
12 3 (3.80%) Pair Programming
12 3 (3.80%) Performance Testing
12 3 (3.80%) Project Management
12 3 (3.80%) SEO
12 3 (3.80%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 47 (59.49%) Java
2 41 (51.90%) JavaScript
3 33 (41.77%) C#
4 19 (24.05%) SQL
5 15 (18.99%) C++
6 7 (8.86%) Groovy
7 4 (5.06%) Erlang
7 4 (5.06%) Ruby
8 3 (3.80%) Python
8 3 (3.80%) C
8 3 (3.80%) Perl
9 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.53%) PHP5
10 1 (1.27%) X++
10 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Snort
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.80%) Google
2 3 (3.80%) Facebook
2 3 (3.80%) Twitter
3 2 (2.53%) TOWER Software
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle
3 2 (2.53%) Zend
4 1 (1.27%) Apple
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