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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 37 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 30 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.62% 5.81% 4.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.72% 11.06% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 19
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £27,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £33,850 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
344 208 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 53.00% 52.53% 63.45%
Number of salaries quoted 317 190 248
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +10.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,250 £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 29 January 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 36 (46.75%) HTML
2 35 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 31 (40.26%) Java
4 30 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (37.66%) jQuery
5 29 (37.66%) CSS
6 26 (33.77%) SQL
7 22 (28.57%) C++
7 22 (28.57%) OOP
7 22 (28.57%) HTML5
8 21 (27.27%) MySQL
9 19 (24.68%) MVC
10 16 (20.78%) C#
11 14 (18.18%) TDD
12 13 (16.88%) Scrum
13 12 (15.58%) Git (software)
13 12 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (14.29%) Web Development
14 11 (14.29%) Linux
14 11 (14.29%) Apache
14 11 (14.29%) Python
14 11 (14.29%) BDD
14 11 (14.29%) CSS3
15 10 (12.99%) MongoDB
15 10 (12.99%) OO
15 10 (12.99%) XML
15 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
16 9 (11.69%) Spring
16 9 (11.69%) PHP5
16 9 (11.69%) Responsive Web Design

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 11 (14.29%) Apache
2 6 (7.79%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (7.79%) Node.js
3 5 (6.49%) CMS
4 3 (3.90%) WordPress
5 2 (2.60%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.60%) concrete5
6 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.49%) SaaS
3 2 (2.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) Intranet
1 5 (6.49%) HTTP
2 4 (5.19%) SSH
3 3 (3.90%) SSL
3 3 (3.90%) Firewall
3 3 (3.90%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (2.60%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.60%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (27.27%) MySQL
2 10 (12.99%) MongoDB
2 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.79%) Hadoop
3 6 (7.79%) CouchDB
3 6 (7.79%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.60%) Big Data
5 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.30%) MS Access
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.39%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.79%) Mockito
3 6 (7.79%) JUnit
3 6 (7.79%) Apache Ivy
3 6 (7.79%) Spock
3 6 (7.79%) Gradle
4 4 (5.19%) Selenium
5 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.90%) Maven
6 1 (1.30%) PhantomJS
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.30%) MorphX
6 1 (1.30%) Mocha
General
1 5 (6.49%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Welsh Language
3 2 (2.60%) Marketing
3 2 (2.60%) Advertising
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (84.42%) Developer
2 28 (36.36%) PHP Developer
3 15 (19.48%) Java Developer
4 13 (16.88%) Senior Developer
4 13 (16.88%) Software Developer
5 6 (7.79%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (7.79%) Programmer
6 5 (6.49%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Web Developer
6 5 (6.49%) PHP Programmer
6 5 (6.49%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Security Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Software Tester
9 2 (2.60%) C++ Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Systems Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (46.75%) HTML
2 29 (37.66%) jQuery
2 29 (37.66%) CSS
3 22 (28.57%) HTML5
4 11 (14.29%) CSS3
5 10 (12.99%) XML
6 9 (11.69%) Spring
7 8 (10.39%) Ajax
8 6 (7.79%) Grails
8 6 (7.79%) JSON
8 6 (7.79%) Hibernate
8 6 (7.79%) D3.js
8 6 (7.79%) Apache Cordova
8 6 (7.79%) REST
8 6 (7.79%) Yii
9 5 (6.49%) .NET
9 5 (6.49%) Zend Framework
10 3 (3.90%) J2EE
10 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.60%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.60%) Grid Computing
2 2 (2.60%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.30%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Linux
2 6 (7.79%) UNIX
3 2 (2.60%) Android
3 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.30%) Windows
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.57%) OOP
3 19 (24.68%) MVC
4 14 (18.18%) TDD
5 13 (16.88%) Scrum
6 12 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (14.29%) Web Development
7 11 (14.29%) BDD
8 10 (12.99%) OO
9 9 (11.69%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (10.39%) Web Design
11 7 (9.09%) Software Engineering
12 6 (7.79%) Release Management
12 6 (7.79%) Microservices
13 4 (5.19%) E-Commerce
13 4 (5.19%) ETL
13 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (3.90%) Pair Programming
14 3 (3.90%) OWASP
14 3 (3.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 31 (40.26%) Java
3 26 (33.77%) SQL
4 22 (28.57%) C++
5 16 (20.78%) C#
6 11 (14.29%) Python
7 9 (11.69%) PHP5
8 8 (10.39%) Ruby
9 6 (7.79%) Groovy
10 5 (6.49%) Erlang
11 4 (5.19%) Perl
12 2 (2.60%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.60%) C
13 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.30%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
1 3 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Snort
Vendors
1 7 (9.09%) TOWER Software
1 7 (9.09%) Zend
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Healthcare, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: To £40K
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Salary: From £32,277 to £36,309 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago