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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 37 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 49 41 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.76% 6.27% 5.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.67% 13.36% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 44 40 29
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +11.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £19,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,750 £37,500
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
420 307 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 49.41% 46.94% 51.13%
Number of salaries quoted 356 280 257
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £21,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
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 1 September 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 57 (60.64%) JavaScript
2 48 (51.06%) HTML
3 40 (42.55%) CSS
4 37 (39.36%) MySQL
4 37 (39.36%) MVC
5 32 (34.04%) HTML5
6 31 (32.98%) C#
6 31 (32.98%) Linux
7 28 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (27.66%) Computer Science
8 26 (27.66%) Java
9 25 (26.60%) OOP
10 23 (24.47%) MS Excel
10 23 (24.47%) jQuery
10 23 (24.47%) Telecoms
11 22 (23.40%) CSS3
12 20 (21.28%) Degree
13 19 (20.21%) OO
13 19 (20.21%) Cisco
13 19 (20.21%) Microsoft
14 18 (19.15%) DHCP
14 18 (19.15%) Ethernet
14 18 (19.15%) SNMP
14 18 (19.15%) CCNA
14 18 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (19.15%) OSPF
14 18 (19.15%) BGP
14 18 (19.15%) VRRP
14 18 (19.15%) Broadband
14 18 (19.15%) MS PowerPoint

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 10 (10.64%) Node.js
2 6 (6.38%) JBoss
2 6 (6.38%) Apache
3 3 (3.19%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.13%) CMS
5 1 (1.06%) WordPress
5 1 (1.06%) concrete5
Applications
1 23 (24.47%) MS Excel
2 18 (19.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Magento
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) GitHub
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.15%) Broadband
1 18 (19.15%) DHCP
1 18 (19.15%) Ethernet
1 18 (19.15%) OSPF
1 18 (19.15%) BGP
1 18 (19.15%) VRRP
1 18 (19.15%) SNMP
2 16 (17.02%) GPON
2 16 (17.02%) 802.11
3 3 (3.19%) SSH
4 2 (2.13%) HTTP
5 1 (1.06%) PBX
5 1 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.06%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (39.36%) MySQL
2 17 (18.09%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.64%) Big Data
4 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
5 8 (8.51%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (7.45%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.13%) HPCC
9 1 (1.06%) Voldemort
9 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.06%) Riak
9 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Git (software)
2 14 (14.89%) Subversion
3 12 (12.77%) Mercurial
4 3 (3.19%) Grunt
4 3 (3.19%) gulp
5 2 (2.13%) Bower
5 2 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (24.47%) Telecoms
2 16 (17.02%) Back Office
3 5 (5.32%) Finance
4 3 (3.19%) Marketing
5 2 (2.13%) Advertising
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 63 (67.02%) Developer
2 39 (41.49%) PHP Developer
3 18 (19.15%) NOC Engineer
3 18 (19.15%) Senior NOC Engineer
4 12 (12.77%) Principal Engineer
5 9 (9.57%) Software Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Software Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Junior
7 7 (7.45%) Web Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Junior Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.32%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) Software Support Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Junior PHP Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Lead Web Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Lead Developer
11 3 (3.19%) Senior Web Developer
11 3 (3.19%) PHP Magento Developer
11 3 (3.19%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (51.06%) HTML
2 40 (42.55%) CSS
3 32 (34.04%) HTML5
4 23 (24.47%) jQuery
5 22 (23.40%) CSS3
6 16 (17.02%) 802.1X
7 14 (14.89%) AngularJS
8 11 (11.70%) Ember.js
8 11 (11.70%) Backbone.js
9 8 (8.51%) Laravel
9 8 (8.51%) REST
10 7 (7.45%) SOAP
10 7 (7.45%) Web Services
11 6 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (5.32%) Sass
12 5 (5.32%) XML
12 5 (5.32%) Zend Framework
13 4 (4.26%) Ajax
13 4 (4.26%) .NET
14 3 (3.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.66%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.77%) User Experience
3 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.06%) Social Network
4 1 (1.06%) Social Media
4 1 (1.06%) DTV
4 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.06%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 31 (32.98%) Linux
2 9 (9.57%) Android
3 8 (8.51%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.38%) Windows
5 5 (5.32%) UNIX
6 3 (3.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.36%) MVC
2 28 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (26.60%) OOP
4 19 (20.21%) OO
5 15 (15.96%) Scrum
6 11 (11.70%) OO PHP
7 10 (10.64%) Web Development
7 10 (10.64%) SDLC
8 9 (9.57%) Software Engineering
8 9 (9.57%) TDD
9 8 (8.51%) ETL
9 8 (8.51%) BDD
10 7 (7.45%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (6.38%) Multithreading
11 6 (6.38%) API Development
12 5 (5.32%) Unit Testing
12 5 (5.32%) SEO
12 5 (5.32%) Data Management
12 5 (5.32%) Systems Analysis
13 3 (3.19%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 57 (60.64%) JavaScript
2 31 (32.98%) C#
3 26 (27.66%) Java
4 16 (17.02%) C++
5 12 (12.77%) Python
5 12 (12.77%) Ruby
6 9 (9.57%) SQL
6 9 (9.57%) Objective-C
7 6 (6.38%) PHP5
8 4 (4.26%) Go
9 3 (3.19%) C
10 1 (1.06%) Lisp
10 1 (1.06%) Perl
10 1 (1.06%) SystemTap
10 1 (1.06%) Haskell
10 1 (1.06%) Erlang
10 1 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (21.28%) Degree
2 18 (19.15%) CCNA
2 18 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Snort
Vendors
1 19 (20.21%) Cisco
1 19 (20.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.70%) Facebook
2 11 (11.70%) Twitter
3 8 (8.51%) TOWER Software
3 8 (8.51%) Google
3 8 (8.51%) Zend
4 5 (5.32%) Oracle
5 3 (3.19%) Adobe
5 3 (3.19%) Apple
6 1 (1.06%) Avaya
6 1 (1.06%) SAP
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