The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 36 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 37 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.39% 6.06% 5.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.86% 11.47% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 18
Average salary £34,000 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.11% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £21,600 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,250 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
312 279 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.48% 52.84% 49.86%
Number of salaries quoted 281 236 171
Average salary £32,750 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.75% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
South Wales

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 28 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 56 (77.78%) HTML
2 52 (72.22%) CSS
3 48 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 34 (47.22%) jQuery
5 32 (44.44%) Java
6 27 (37.50%) C#
7 26 (36.11%) SQL Server
8 24 (33.33%) .NET
9 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
10 18 (25.00%) MVC
10 18 (25.00%) .NET Framework
11 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
11 17 (23.61%) Linux
11 17 (23.61%) MySQL
12 16 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 15 (20.83%) XHTML
14 14 (19.44%) SQL
15 10 (13.89%) C++
16 9 (12.50%) OO
16 9 (12.50%) CMS
16 9 (12.50%) Content Management
16 9 (12.50%) Ajax
16 9 (12.50%) Web Development
17 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
17 8 (11.11%) HTML5
17 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
18 7 (9.72%) Subversion
18 7 (9.72%) Git (software)
18 7 (9.72%) Spring

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (12.50%) CMS
2 3 (4.17%) WordPress
3 2 (2.78%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.78%) Node.js
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.39%) concrete5
4 1 (1.39%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.39%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) GitHub
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Office 365
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 17 (23.61%) MySQL
3 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.33%) Big Data
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.78%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Subversion
1 7 (9.72%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.94%) Eclipse
2 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.56%) PHPUnit
3 4 (5.56%) Behat
4 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.78%) Mockito
5 2 (2.78%) JUnit
5 2 (2.78%) Xcode
5 2 (2.78%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (2.78%) Gradle
6 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (8.33%) Marketing
2 5 (6.94%) Back Office
3 2 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (90.28%) Developer
2 27 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 15 (20.83%) Web Developer
4 13 (18.06%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.33%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Coordinator
8 3 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 3 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Graduate Programmer
9 2 (2.78%) Software Programmer
9 2 (2.78%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Designer
9 2 (2.78%) Graduate
9 2 (2.78%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (77.78%) HTML
2 52 (72.22%) CSS
3 34 (47.22%) jQuery
4 24 (33.33%) .NET
5 18 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
7 16 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 15 (20.83%) XHTML
9 9 (12.50%) Ajax
10 8 (11.11%) HTML5
11 7 (9.72%) Spring
12 5 (6.94%) XML
12 5 (6.94%) CSS3
12 5 (6.94%) Zend Framework
12 5 (6.94%) Symfony
13 4 (5.56%) Web Services
13 4 (5.56%) Sass
14 3 (4.17%) REST
14 3 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Social Network
2 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.78%) Graphic Design
3 2 (2.78%) iPhone
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.61%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) Android
2 2 (2.78%) Mac OS
2 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) MVC
2 9 (12.50%) OO
2 9 (12.50%) Content Management
2 9 (12.50%) Web Development
3 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.33%) TDD
5 5 (6.94%) SEO
5 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.56%) Scrum
7 3 (4.17%) Web Design
7 3 (4.17%) OOP
7 3 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.78%) Email Marketing
8 2 (2.78%) Release Management
8 2 (2.78%) Performance Testing
8 2 (2.78%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.78%) Information Architecture
8 2 (2.78%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 48 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 32 (44.44%) Java
3 27 (37.50%) C#
4 14 (19.44%) SQL
5 10 (13.89%) C++
6 3 (4.17%) PHP5
7 2 (2.78%) Groovy
7 2 (2.78%) C
7 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.78%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.39%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.39%) Perl
8 1 (1.39%) Ruby
8 1 (1.39%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.33%) Zend
3 5 (6.94%) Facebook
3 5 (6.94%) Twitter
3 5 (6.94%) Google
4 4 (5.56%) Adobe
5 1 (1.39%) Apple
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Calico-Retail
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Private Health Ins.,
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago