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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 19 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 48 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.86% 4.16% 3.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 7.59% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 43 24 14
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,825 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
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
304 316 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 49.75% 54.77% 50.50%
Number of salaries quoted 270 287 188
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £26,739
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 24 October 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 55 (63.22%) HTML
2 50 (57.47%) Java
3 46 (52.87%) CSS
4 45 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (47.13%) JavaScript
6 39 (44.83%) jQuery
7 30 (34.48%) C#
8 27 (31.03%) SQL Server
9 26 (29.89%) MVC
10 25 (28.74%) SQL
11 22 (25.29%) HTML5
12 20 (22.99%) .NET
13 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
14 18 (20.69%) C++
15 17 (19.54%) Linux
16 16 (18.39%) MySQL
16 16 (18.39%) Spring
17 15 (17.24%) .NET Framework
17 15 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (16.09%) Git (software)
18 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET MVC
18 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET
18 14 (16.09%) OO
19 13 (14.94%) Scrum
19 13 (14.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 12 (13.79%) CSS3
20 12 (13.79%) TDD
20 12 (13.79%) Web Development
20 12 (13.79%) XHTML
20 12 (13.79%) XML

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 8 (9.20%) CMS
1 8 (9.20%) Node.js
1 8 (9.20%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (8.05%) Apache
3 5 (5.75%) WordPress
4 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.45%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.30%) concrete5
5 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.30%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.15%) Drupal
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.75%) GitHub
3 3 (3.45%) SaaS
4 2 (2.30%) Office 365
5 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.05%) Intranet
2 2 (2.30%) HTTP
3 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.15%) SSL
3 1 (1.15%) Firewall
3 1 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.15%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.15%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 16 (18.39%) MySQL
3 8 (9.20%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (9.20%) Hadoop
3 8 (9.20%) CouchDB
3 8 (9.20%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.05%) Big Data
5 6 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (16.09%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.64%) Jenkins
3 8 (9.20%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (9.20%) Gradle
3 8 (9.20%) Mockito
3 8 (9.20%) JUnit
3 8 (9.20%) Eclipse
3 8 (9.20%) Spock
4 4 (4.60%) Selenium
5 3 (3.45%) Subversion
5 3 (3.45%) Maven
5 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.45%) PHPUnit
5 3 (3.45%) Behat
6 2 (2.30%) Xcode
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.15%) MorphX
7 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.15%) PhantomJS
7 1 (1.15%) Mocha
General
1 3 (3.45%) Finance
2 2 (2.30%) Marketing
2 2 (2.30%) Back Office
3 1 (1.15%) Welsh Language
3 1 (1.15%) Advertising
3 1 (1.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 78 (89.66%) Developer
2 25 (28.74%) Java Developer
3 24 (27.59%) PHP Developer
4 10 (11.49%) Software Developer
4 10 (11.49%) Web Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 6 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (5.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (5.75%) C# Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Systems Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Graduate
9 2 (2.30%) Junior
9 2 (2.30%) Programmer
9 2 (2.30%) Analyst
9 2 (2.30%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.30%) Software Programmer
9 2 (2.30%) Graduate Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (63.22%) HTML
2 46 (52.87%) CSS
3 39 (44.83%) jQuery
4 22 (25.29%) HTML5
5 20 (22.99%) .NET
6 16 (18.39%) Spring
7 15 (17.24%) .NET Framework
8 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET
8 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (14.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 12 (13.79%) CSS3
10 12 (13.79%) XML
10 12 (13.79%) XHTML
11 11 (12.64%) Ajax
12 9 (10.34%) REST
13 8 (9.20%) Apache Cordova
13 8 (9.20%) D3.js
13 8 (9.20%) Yii
13 8 (9.20%) Hibernate
13 8 (9.20%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.30%) Social Network
3 2 (2.30%) iPhone
3 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.15%) GIS
4 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.15%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.54%) Linux
2 5 (5.75%) UNIX
3 2 (2.30%) Android
3 2 (2.30%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.89%) MVC
3 15 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (16.09%) OO
5 13 (14.94%) Scrum
6 12 (13.79%) TDD
6 12 (13.79%) Web Development
7 11 (12.64%) OOP
8 9 (10.34%) Web Design
8 9 (10.34%) Software Engineering
9 8 (9.20%) Release Management
9 8 (9.20%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (9.20%) Microservices
10 7 (8.05%) BDD
11 4 (4.60%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (4.60%) Test Automation
11 4 (4.60%) Performance Testing
11 4 (4.60%) Content Management
11 4 (4.60%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 50 (57.47%) Java
2 41 (47.13%) JavaScript
3 30 (34.48%) C#
4 25 (28.74%) SQL
5 18 (20.69%) C++
6 8 (9.20%) Groovy
7 6 (6.90%) Ruby
8 5 (5.75%) Python
8 5 (5.75%) Erlang
9 3 (3.45%) C
9 3 (3.45%) PHP5
9 3 (3.45%) Perl
10 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.30%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.15%) X++
11 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Snort
Vendors
1 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) TOWER Software
2 4 (4.60%) Zend
3 2 (2.30%) Facebook
3 2 (2.30%) Twitter
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle
3 2 (2.30%) Google
4 1 (1.15%) Apple
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