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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 19 32 67
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +35
Permanent jobs citing PHP 52 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.80% 5.08% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.40% 12.45% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41 27 5
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
317 241 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 47.53% 40.78% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 263 201 315
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 54 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 46 (54.76%) HTML
3 43 (51.19%) CSS
4 33 (39.29%) MySQL
5 30 (35.71%) OOP
6 29 (34.52%) jQuery
7 26 (30.95%) HTML5
8 22 (26.19%) SQL
9 21 (25.00%) C++
9 21 (25.00%) MVC
10 20 (23.81%) Java
11 19 (22.62%) Zend
11 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (21.43%) CSS3
13 16 (19.05%) PHP5
13 16 (19.05%) Web Development
14 15 (17.86%) Python
15 12 (14.29%) Linux
15 12 (14.29%) Zend Framework
15 12 (14.29%) Git (software)
15 12 (14.29%) Scrum
15 12 (14.29%) MongoDB
16 11 (13.10%) OO
16 11 (13.10%) XML
17 10 (11.90%) C#
17 10 (11.90%) Ruby
17 10 (11.90%) Computer Science
18 9 (10.71%) Software Engineering
18 9 (10.71%) HTTP
19 8 (9.52%) ETL

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 6 (7.14%) Apache
2 4 (4.76%) CMS
2 4 (4.76%) Node.js
3 2 (2.38%) JBoss
4 1 (1.19%) concrete5
4 1 (1.19%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) SaaS
2 5 (5.95%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) HTTP
2 5 (5.95%) SSL
2 5 (5.95%) Firewall
2 5 (5.95%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (4.76%) SSH
4 3 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (3.57%) tcpdump
4 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.38%) Intranet
6 1 (1.19%) OSPF
6 1 (1.19%) BGP
6 1 (1.19%) VRRP
6 1 (1.19%) SNMP
6 1 (1.19%) Broadband
6 1 (1.19%) DHCP
6 1 (1.19%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (39.29%) MySQL
2 12 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.14%) Big Data
4 5 (5.95%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.38%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (2.38%) HPCC
7 1 (1.19%) MS Access
7 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.19%) Riak
7 1 (1.19%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.14%) Mercurial
2 6 (7.14%) Subversion
3 2 (2.38%) Grunt
3 2 (2.38%) Bower
4 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (8.33%) Marketing
2 6 (7.14%) Finance
3 5 (5.95%) Welsh Language
4 3 (3.57%) Advertising
5 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.19%) Electronics
6 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (75.00%) Developer
2 34 (40.48%) PHP Developer
3 14 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 11 (13.10%) Software Developer
4 11 (13.10%) Web Developer
5 8 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Programmer
6 7 (8.33%) PHP Programmer
6 7 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Application Security Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.38%) Android Developer
9 2 (2.38%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (2.38%) Senior Android Developer
9 2 (2.38%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (54.76%) HTML
2 43 (51.19%) CSS
3 29 (34.52%) jQuery
4 26 (30.95%) HTML5
5 18 (21.43%) CSS3
6 12 (14.29%) Zend Framework
7 11 (13.10%) XML
8 6 (7.14%) REST
9 5 (5.95%) Sass
9 5 (5.95%) PCRE
10 4 (4.76%) JSON
10 4 (4.76%) SOAP
11 3 (3.57%) Web Services
11 3 (3.57%) LESS
11 3 (3.57%) Ember.js
11 3 (3.57%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.57%) Backbone.js
12 2 (2.38%) Android SDK
12 2 (2.38%) WebSockets
12 2 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.52%) User Experience
3 4 (4.76%) Life Science
4 3 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.57%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.19%) Open Source
5 1 (1.19%) Social Media
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) DTV
5 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (5.95%) Android
2 5 (5.95%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.57%) UNIX
3 3 (3.57%) Windows
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.71%) OOP
2 21 (25.00%) MVC
3 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (19.05%) Web Development
5 12 (14.29%) Scrum
6 11 (13.10%) OO
7 9 (10.71%) Software Engineering
8 8 (9.52%) ETL
9 7 (8.33%) TDD
9 7 (8.33%) BDD
10 6 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (5.95%) OO PHP
11 5 (5.95%) OWASP
11 5 (5.95%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (3.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 3 (3.57%) Data Analysis
12 3 (3.57%) Web Design
12 3 (3.57%) SEO
12 3 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 54 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 22 (26.19%) SQL
3 21 (25.00%) C++
4 20 (23.81%) Java
5 16 (19.05%) PHP5
6 15 (17.86%) Python
7 10 (11.90%) Ruby
7 10 (11.90%) C#
8 7 (8.33%) Perl
9 5 (5.95%) C
9 5 (5.95%) Objective-C
10 4 (4.76%) Erlang
11 3 (3.57%) Go
12 1 (1.19%) SystemTap
12 1 (1.19%) Scala
12 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.19%) Haskell
12 1 (1.19%) Lisp
12 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) CCNA
2 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Snort
Vendors
1 19 (22.62%) Zend
2 6 (7.14%) TOWER Software
2 6 (7.14%) Google
3 4 (4.76%) Facebook
3 4 (4.76%) Twitter
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle
4 3 (3.57%) Adobe
5 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.19%) Apple
6 1 (1.19%) SAP
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago