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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 22 34 62
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +28
Permanent jobs citing PHP 50 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.72% 6.12% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.79% 14.02% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 40 27 5
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,800 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
338 214 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 52.16% 43.67% 61.40%
Number of salaries quoted 289 185 298
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 March 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 50 (61.73%) JavaScript
2 44 (54.32%) HTML
3 42 (51.85%) CSS
4 30 (37.04%) OOP
5 28 (34.57%) MySQL
5 28 (34.57%) jQuery
6 22 (27.16%) HTML5
7 21 (25.93%) Zend
7 21 (25.93%) SQL
8 20 (24.69%) C++
9 19 (23.46%) MVC
10 17 (20.99%) PHP5
10 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (19.75%) Java
12 15 (18.52%) CSS3
13 14 (17.28%) Web Development
14 13 (16.05%) Python
15 12 (14.81%) Zend Framework
16 11 (13.58%) XML
16 11 (13.58%) Scrum
17 10 (12.35%) Linux
18 9 (11.11%) C#
18 9 (11.11%) Git (software)
19 8 (9.88%) Ruby
19 8 (9.88%) OO
19 8 (9.88%) HTTP
20 7 (8.64%) Computer Science
20 7 (8.64%) TDD
20 7 (8.64%) SaaS
20 7 (8.64%) Marketing

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (7.41%) Apache
2 4 (4.94%) CMS
3 2 (2.47%) JBoss
4 1 (1.23%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.23%) WordPress
4 1 (1.23%) Node.js
4 1 (1.23%) concrete5
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.64%) SaaS
2 3 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) HTTP
2 5 (6.17%) SSL
2 5 (6.17%) Firewall
2 5 (6.17%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (4.94%) SSH
4 2 (2.47%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.47%) tcpdump
4 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.47%) Intranet
5 1 (1.23%) OSPF
5 1 (1.23%) BGP
5 1 (1.23%) VRRP
5 1 (1.23%) SNMP
5 1 (1.23%) Broadband
5 1 (1.23%) DHCP
5 1 (1.23%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.57%) MySQL
2 7 (8.64%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.94%) Big Data
4 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.47%) HPCC
4 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.70%) Mercurial
2 3 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (1.23%) Selenium
3 1 (1.23%) Mocha
3 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.23%) Grunt
3 1 (1.23%) PhantomJS
3 1 (1.23%) Bower
General
1 7 (8.64%) Marketing
2 5 (6.17%) Welsh Language
2 5 (6.17%) Finance
3 3 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (76.54%) Developer
2 35 (43.21%) PHP Developer
3 15 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 11 (13.58%) Software Developer
4 11 (13.58%) Web Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Programmer
6 7 (8.64%) PHP Programmer
6 7 (8.64%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Security Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Tester
10 2 (2.47%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.47%) Software Tester
10 2 (2.47%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.47%) C++ Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (54.32%) HTML
2 42 (51.85%) CSS
3 28 (34.57%) jQuery
4 22 (27.16%) HTML5
5 15 (18.52%) CSS3
6 12 (14.81%) Zend Framework
7 11 (13.58%) XML
8 4 (4.94%) JSON
8 4 (4.94%) Sass
9 3 (3.70%) REST
10 2 (2.47%) iOS SDK
10 2 (2.47%) Ajax
10 2 (2.47%) SOAP
10 2 (2.47%) Web Services
10 2 (2.47%) .NET
10 2 (2.47%) LESS
10 2 (2.47%) Android SDK
11 1 (1.23%) Ember.js
11 1 (1.23%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.94%) Life Science
2 4 (4.94%) User Experience
3 2 (2.47%) Grid Computing
3 2 (2.47%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.47%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.35%) Linux
2 5 (6.17%) Android
2 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.70%) Windows
4 2 (2.47%) UNIX
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.04%) OOP
2 19 (23.46%) MVC
3 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.28%) Web Development
5 11 (13.58%) Scrum
6 8 (9.88%) OO
7 7 (8.64%) TDD
7 7 (8.64%) BDD
8 5 (6.17%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (6.17%) OWASP
8 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.17%) ETL
9 3 (3.70%) Web Design
9 3 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (3.70%) OO PHP
10 2 (2.47%) Android Development
10 2 (2.47%) iOS Development
10 2 (2.47%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.47%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.47%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 50 (61.73%) JavaScript
2 21 (25.93%) SQL
3 20 (24.69%) C++
4 17 (20.99%) PHP5
5 16 (19.75%) Java
6 13 (16.05%) Python
7 9 (11.11%) C#
8 8 (9.88%) Ruby
9 6 (7.41%) Perl
10 5 (6.17%) Objective-C
11 4 (4.94%) C
12 3 (3.70%) Erlang
13 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.23%) Golang
13 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) CCNA
2 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Snort
Vendors
1 21 (25.93%) Zend
2 6 (7.41%) TOWER Software
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.70%) Adobe
4 3 (3.70%) Google
5 2 (2.47%) Facebook
5 2 (2.47%) Twitter
6 1 (1.23%) Apple
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago