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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 34 45 26
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Permanent jobs citing PHP 32 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.19% 3.35% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.16% 5.80% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 28
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £26,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £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
315 276 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 51.05% 57.86% 59.52%
Number of salaries quoted 288 248 228
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 42 (48.84%) HTML
2 40 (46.51%) Java
3 37 (43.02%) JavaScript
4 35 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (38.37%) CSS
5 33 (38.37%) jQuery
6 30 (34.88%) SQL
7 23 (26.74%) C#
8 22 (25.58%) C++
9 21 (24.42%) HTML5
10 20 (23.26%) MySQL
11 18 (20.93%) MVC
12 17 (19.77%) SQL Server
12 17 (19.77%) OOP
13 16 (18.60%) Linux
13 16 (18.60%) Spring
14 15 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (16.28%) XML
15 14 (16.28%) TDD
16 13 (15.12%) Web Development
17 12 (13.95%) .NET
17 12 (13.95%) OO
18 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
18 11 (12.79%) Scrum
18 11 (12.79%) Git (software)
18 11 (12.79%) Jenkins
19 10 (11.63%) Ajax
19 10 (11.63%) CSS3
20 9 (10.47%) Python
20 9 (10.47%) Software Engineering

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (9.30%) Apache
1 8 (9.30%) CMS
1 8 (9.30%) Node.js
1 8 (9.30%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.65%) WordPress
3 3 (3.49%) Joomla!
3 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.49%) concrete5
4 2 (2.33%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.98%) SaaS
3 2 (2.33%) Office 365
3 2 (2.33%) GitHub
4 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) Intranet
2 5 (5.81%) HTTP
3 3 (3.49%) Firewall
3 3 (3.49%) SSL
3 3 (3.49%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (2.33%) tcpdump
4 2 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.26%) MySQL
2 17 (19.77%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.47%) MongoDB
4 8 (9.30%) Big Data
4 8 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (9.30%) Hadoop
4 8 (9.30%) CouchDB
5 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.16%) MS Access
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Git (software)
1 11 (12.79%) Jenkins
2 8 (9.30%) Apache Ivy
2 8 (9.30%) Mockito
2 8 (9.30%) Gradle
2 8 (9.30%) Spock
2 8 (9.30%) JUnit
2 8 (9.30%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.65%) Selenium
4 3 (3.49%) Maven
5 2 (2.33%) Xcode
6 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.16%) MorphX
6 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.16%) Mocha
6 1 (1.16%) PhantomJS
General
1 5 (5.81%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Welsh Language
3 2 (2.33%) Marketing
3 2 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (86.05%) Developer
2 22 (25.58%) Java Developer
2 22 (25.58%) PHP Developer
3 13 (15.12%) Software Developer
4 11 (12.79%) Senior Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Programmer
6 6 (6.98%) Web Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (5.81%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 5 (5.81%) PHP Programmer
8 4 (4.65%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Systems Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Graduate
9 3 (3.49%) Security Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Graduate Software Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Senior Systems Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (48.84%) HTML
2 33 (38.37%) CSS
2 33 (38.37%) jQuery
3 21 (24.42%) HTML5
4 16 (18.60%) Spring
5 14 (16.28%) XML
6 12 (13.95%) .NET
7 10 (11.63%) Ajax
7 10 (11.63%) CSS3
8 8 (9.30%) D3.js
8 8 (9.30%) Grails
8 8 (9.30%) REST
8 8 (9.30%) Apache Cordova
8 8 (9.30%) JSON
8 8 (9.30%) Yii
8 8 (9.30%) Hibernate
9 7 (8.14%) .NET Framework
10 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET
11 5 (5.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Computer Science
1 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (2.33%) Grid Computing
2 2 (2.33%) iPhone
2 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.16%) GIS
3 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.60%) Linux
2 6 (6.98%) UNIX
3 2 (2.33%) Android
3 2 (2.33%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (20.93%) MVC
3 17 (19.77%) OOP
4 15 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (16.28%) TDD
6 13 (15.12%) Web Development
7 12 (13.95%) OO
8 11 (12.79%) Scrum
9 9 (10.47%) Software Engineering
9 9 (10.47%) BDD
9 9 (10.47%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (9.30%) Release Management
10 8 (9.30%) Web Design
10 8 (9.30%) Microservices
11 5 (5.81%) E-Commerce
12 4 (4.65%) ETL
12 4 (4.65%) Project Management
12 4 (4.65%) Test Automation
12 4 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (3.49%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 40 (46.51%) Java
2 37 (43.02%) JavaScript
3 30 (34.88%) SQL
4 23 (26.74%) C#
5 22 (25.58%) C++
6 9 (10.47%) Python
7 8 (9.30%) Groovy
8 7 (8.14%) Ruby
9 6 (6.98%) PHP5
9 6 (6.98%) Erlang
10 5 (5.81%) Perl
11 3 (3.49%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.33%) C
12 2 (2.33%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.16%) X++
13 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) SLA
1 3 (3.49%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Snort
Vendors
1 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.81%) TOWER Software
3 3 (3.49%) Zend
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle
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