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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 24 22 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +28
Permanent jobs citing PHP 51 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.38% 7.12% 1.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.14% 16.67% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 41 24 10
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 £30,000 £25,500 £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £38,250
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
388 162 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 56.15% 42.74% 62.89%
Number of salaries quoted 343 145 275
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 £29,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,300 £47,500
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 February 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 48 (51.06%) JavaScript
2 47 (50.00%) HTML
3 43 (45.74%) CSS
4 36 (38.30%) jQuery
5 31 (32.98%) SQL
6 30 (31.91%) HTML5
7 29 (30.85%) OOP
8 27 (28.72%) Java
9 26 (27.66%) MySQL
10 25 (26.60%) C++
10 25 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (25.53%) MVC
12 21 (22.34%) CSS3
13 16 (17.02%) Zend
14 14 (14.89%) Web Development
14 14 (14.89%) Scrum
14 14 (14.89%) XML
15 13 (13.83%) Python
15 13 (13.83%) C#
15 13 (13.83%) PHP5
16 12 (12.77%) Responsive Web Design
16 12 (12.77%) TDD
17 11 (11.70%) Web Design
17 11 (11.70%) Zend Framework
17 11 (11.70%) Apache
17 11 (11.70%) Linux
17 11 (11.70%) Git (software)
18 10 (10.64%) BDD
18 10 (10.64%) Ajax
19 9 (9.57%) Continuous Integration

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (11.70%) Apache
2 4 (4.26%) CMS
2 4 (4.26%) Node.js
2 4 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.06%) concrete5
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (1.06%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.06%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) SaaS
2 4 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.57%) HTTP
2 6 (6.38%) Intranet
3 5 (5.32%) Firewall
3 5 (5.32%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (5.32%) SSL
4 4 (4.26%) SSH
5 3 (3.19%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (3.19%) tcpdump
5 3 (3.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.66%) MySQL
2 8 (8.51%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.26%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.26%) CouchDB
5 3 (3.19%) Big Data
6 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.06%) HPCC
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.06%) MS Access
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (11.70%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.45%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.26%) Apache Ivy
3 4 (4.26%) Spock
3 4 (4.26%) Mockito
3 4 (4.26%) Gradle
3 4 (4.26%) JUnit
4 3 (3.19%) Selenium
5 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.13%) Maven
6 1 (1.06%) MorphX
6 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.06%) Mocha
6 1 (1.06%) PhantomJS
General
1 7 (7.45%) Finance
1 7 (7.45%) Marketing
2 5 (5.32%) Welsh Language
3 2 (2.13%) Advertising
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
4 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 74 (78.72%) Developer
2 34 (36.17%) PHP Developer
3 16 (17.02%) Senior Developer
4 13 (13.83%) Software Developer
5 12 (12.77%) Web Developer
6 11 (11.70%) Java Developer
7 8 (8.51%) Programmer
8 7 (7.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 7 (7.45%) PHP Programmer
8 7 (7.45%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (6.38%) Analyst
10 5 (5.32%) Software Engineer
10 5 (5.32%) Security Engineer
10 5 (5.32%) Senior PHP Developer
11 2 (2.13%) Android Developer
11 2 (2.13%) Senior Android Developer
11 2 (2.13%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (2.13%) C++ Developer
11 2 (2.13%) Senior Web Developer
11 2 (2.13%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (50.00%) HTML
2 43 (45.74%) CSS
3 36 (38.30%) jQuery
4 30 (31.91%) HTML5
5 21 (22.34%) CSS3
6 14 (14.89%) XML
7 11 (11.70%) Zend Framework
8 10 (10.64%) Ajax
9 7 (7.45%) JSON
10 6 (6.38%) Spring
11 4 (4.26%) Hibernate
11 4 (4.26%) Yii
11 4 (4.26%) Grails
11 4 (4.26%) Apache Cordova
11 4 (4.26%) D3.js
11 4 (4.26%) REST
12 3 (3.19%) Sass
12 3 (3.19%) .NET
13 2 (2.13%) J2EE
13 2 (2.13%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.26%) Life Science
3 3 (3.19%) Grid Computing
3 3 (3.19%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.19%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.70%) Linux
2 6 (6.38%) UNIX
3 3 (3.19%) Android
3 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.13%) Windows
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.85%) OOP
2 25 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (25.53%) MVC
4 14 (14.89%) Scrum
4 14 (14.89%) Web Development
5 12 (12.77%) TDD
5 12 (12.77%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (11.70%) Web Design
7 10 (10.64%) BDD
8 9 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (9.57%) OO
9 8 (8.51%) Software Engineering
10 6 (6.38%) ETL
11 5 (5.32%) OWASP
12 4 (4.26%) Release Management
12 4 (4.26%) Microservices
13 3 (3.19%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (3.19%) Systems Analysis
13 3 (3.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 3 (3.19%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (51.06%) JavaScript
2 31 (32.98%) SQL
3 27 (28.72%) Java
4 25 (26.60%) C++
5 13 (13.83%) C#
5 13 (13.83%) Python
5 13 (13.83%) PHP5
6 8 (8.51%) Ruby
7 6 (6.38%) Erlang
7 6 (6.38%) Perl
8 4 (4.26%) C
8 4 (4.26%) Groovy
9 3 (3.19%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.06%) X++
10 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (7.45%) VCP4
2 2 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) SLA
2 3 (3.19%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) Snort
Vendors
1 16 (17.02%) Zend
2 7 (7.45%) TOWER Software
3 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.19%) Adobe
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
People Source
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Competitive + shares + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago