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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 30 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 51 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.39% 4.89% 4.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.67% 12.09% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 49 32 14
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +51.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,150 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £36,200
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
373 273 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.74% 40.44% 52.08%
Number of salaries quoted 301 244 236
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,466 £24,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 64 (62.75%) JavaScript
2 55 (53.92%) HTML
3 52 (50.98%) CSS
4 41 (40.20%) MySQL
5 35 (34.31%) MVC
5 35 (34.31%) jQuery
6 33 (32.35%) HTML5
7 27 (26.47%) OOP
8 26 (25.49%) Linux
9 25 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (23.53%) CSS3
11 23 (22.55%) Java
12 22 (21.57%) C#
13 21 (20.59%) Zend
14 20 (19.61%) Computer Science
15 17 (16.67%) OO
16 16 (15.69%) C++
16 16 (15.69%) SQL
16 16 (15.69%) Web Development
16 16 (15.69%) MongoDB
17 15 (14.71%) Git (software)
17 15 (14.71%) Scrum
18 14 (13.73%) Zend Framework
18 14 (13.73%) MS Excel
19 13 (12.75%) Python
19 13 (12.75%) PHP5
19 13 (12.75%) Degree
20 12 (11.76%) Telecoms
20 12 (11.76%) Microsoft
21 11 (10.78%) Cisco

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (8.82%) Apache
2 6 (5.88%) Node.js
3 3 (2.94%) CMS
3 3 (2.94%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.96%) JBoss
5 1 (0.98%) concrete5
5 1 (0.98%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.92%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Magento
2 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) GitHub
2 5 (4.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.78%) Broadband
1 11 (10.78%) DHCP
1 11 (10.78%) Ethernet
1 11 (10.78%) SNMP
1 11 (10.78%) OSPF
1 11 (10.78%) BGP
1 11 (10.78%) VRRP
2 9 (8.82%) 802.11
2 9 (8.82%) GPON
3 6 (5.88%) HTTP
4 5 (4.90%) SSH
5 3 (2.94%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (2.94%) Firewall
5 3 (2.94%) SSL
6 2 (1.96%) Intranet
6 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.96%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (40.20%) MySQL
2 16 (15.69%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.84%) Big Data
4 7 (6.86%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.92%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (2.94%) HPCC
7 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.98%) Voldemort
9 1 (0.98%) Riak
9 1 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 15 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.84%) Mercurial
2 8 (7.84%) Subversion
3 3 (2.94%) Grunt
3 3 (2.94%) gulp
4 2 (1.96%) Bower
4 2 (1.96%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.82%) Back Office
3 8 (7.84%) Marketing
4 7 (6.86%) Finance
5 3 (2.94%) Welsh Language
5 3 (2.94%) Advertising
6 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.98%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 72 (70.59%) Developer
2 43 (42.16%) PHP Developer
3 13 (12.75%) Web Developer
4 12 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 11 (10.78%) NOC Engineer
5 11 (10.78%) Senior NOC Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (6.86%) Software Developer
6 7 (6.86%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (4.90%) Analyst
7 5 (4.90%) Principal Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (2.94%) Technical Leader
8 3 (2.94%) Security Engineer
8 3 (2.94%) Technical Developer
8 3 (2.94%) Lead Web Developer
8 3 (2.94%) Tester
8 3 (2.94%) QA Tester
8 3 (2.94%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (53.92%) HTML
2 52 (50.98%) CSS
3 35 (34.31%) jQuery
4 33 (32.35%) HTML5
5 24 (23.53%) CSS3
6 14 (13.73%) Zend Framework
7 11 (10.78%) XML
8 9 (8.82%) AngularJS
9 8 (7.84%) REST
10 6 (5.88%) Backbone.js
10 6 (5.88%) Sass
10 6 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (5.88%) Ember.js
10 6 (5.88%) Web Services
11 5 (4.90%) SOAP
12 4 (3.92%) .NET
12 4 (3.92%) JSON
12 4 (3.92%) Laravel
13 3 (2.94%) LESS
13 3 (2.94%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.61%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.80%) User Experience
3 4 (3.92%) Life Science
4 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.96%) Grid Computing
4 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.96%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.96%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.98%) Social Media
5 1 (0.98%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (25.49%) Linux
2 7 (6.86%) Windows
2 7 (6.86%) Android
2 7 (6.86%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.92%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.31%) MVC
2 27 (26.47%) OOP
3 25 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (16.67%) OO
5 16 (15.69%) Web Development
6 15 (14.71%) Scrum
7 10 (9.80%) SDLC
8 9 (8.82%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.84%) ETL
9 8 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (6.86%) OO PHP
10 7 (6.86%) TDD
11 6 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (5.88%) BDD
12 5 (4.90%) API Development
13 4 (3.92%) User Stories
13 4 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (3.92%) Web Design
13 4 (3.92%) SEO
14 3 (2.94%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (62.75%) JavaScript
2 23 (22.55%) Java
3 22 (21.57%) C#
4 16 (15.69%) C++
4 16 (15.69%) SQL
5 13 (12.75%) Python
5 13 (12.75%) PHP5
6 11 (10.78%) Ruby
7 7 (6.86%) Objective-C
8 5 (4.90%) Perl
8 5 (4.90%) C
9 4 (3.92%) Go
10 3 (2.94%) Erlang
11 1 (0.98%) Scala
11 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.98%) SystemTap
11 1 (0.98%) Haskell
11 1 (0.98%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 13 (12.75%) Degree
2 11 (10.78%) CCNA
2 11 (10.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) QA
2 3 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Snort
Vendors
1 21 (20.59%) Zend
2 12 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.78%) Cisco
4 7 (6.86%) Google
5 6 (5.88%) TOWER Software
5 6 (5.88%) Facebook
5 6 (5.88%) Twitter
6 5 (4.90%) Adobe
7 4 (3.92%) Oracle
8 2 (1.96%) Apple
9 1 (0.98%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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CPS Group UK
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
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CPS Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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CPS Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Apple Equipment
Posted: 25 days ago