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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 39 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 35 38 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.09% 5.64% 6.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.97% 10.35% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 24
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £25,300 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £40,000 £33,550
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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
351 367 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 51.09% 54.45% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 288 328 181
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (68.29%) JavaScript
2 44 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (50.00%) HTML
4 35 (42.68%) Java
5 33 (40.24%) jQuery
6 32 (39.02%) CSS
7 29 (35.37%) C#
8 28 (34.15%) MySQL
8 28 (34.15%) Linux
8 28 (34.15%) OOP
8 28 (34.15%) MVC
9 25 (30.49%) HTML5
10 24 (29.27%) OO
11 23 (28.05%) Ruby
12 22 (26.83%) TDD
12 22 (26.83%) BDD
13 19 (23.17%) Web Development
13 19 (23.17%) Web Services
13 19 (23.17%) SQL
13 19 (23.17%) Microsoft
14 18 (21.95%) Ajax
14 18 (21.95%) CSS3
15 17 (20.73%) Computer Science
16 16 (19.51%) XML
16 16 (19.51%) SOAP
17 15 (18.29%) Telecoms
18 14 (17.07%) Scrum
18 14 (17.07%) Apache
18 14 (17.07%) C++
18 14 (17.07%) Big Data

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (17.07%) Apache
2 11 (13.41%) Node.js
3 7 (8.54%) JBoss
4 4 (4.88%) Drupal
5 2 (2.44%) CMS
6 1 (1.22%) nginx
6 1 (1.22%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (14.63%) Photoshop
2 11 (13.41%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Magento
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) GitHub
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.22%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.76%) Intranet
2 6 (7.32%) 802.11
2 6 (7.32%) BGP
2 6 (7.32%) Broadband
2 6 (7.32%) DHCP
2 6 (7.32%) Ethernet
2 6 (7.32%) GPON
2 6 (7.32%) OSPF
2 6 (7.32%) SNMP
2 6 (7.32%) VRRP
3 1 (1.22%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (1.22%) HTTP
3 1 (1.22%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.22%) LDAP
3 1 (1.22%) MPLS
3 1 (1.22%) Network Security
3 1 (1.22%) PBX
3 1 (1.22%) SSL
3 1 (1.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.15%) MySQL
2 14 (17.07%) Big Data
3 11 (13.41%) MongoDB
4 10 (12.20%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.88%) HPCC
7 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.85%) Jenkins
2 13 (15.85%) Subversion
3 12 (14.63%) AnthillPro
3 12 (14.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (14.63%) Cucumber
3 12 (14.63%) Hudson
3 12 (14.63%) TeamCity
4 7 (8.54%) Ant
4 7 (8.54%) Gradle
4 7 (8.54%) Maven
4 7 (8.54%) RSpec
4 7 (8.54%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.22%) GitLab
5 1 (1.22%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (18.29%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.54%) Games
3 6 (7.32%) Back Office
4 2 (2.44%) Advertising
4 2 (2.44%) Finance
4 2 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (75.61%) Developer
2 28 (34.15%) PHP Developer
3 19 (23.17%) Web Developer
4 15 (18.29%) Senior Developer
5 11 (13.41%) Software Developer
6 10 (12.20%) Junior
6 10 (12.20%) Junior Developer
6 10 (12.20%) PHP Web Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Junior PHP Developer
7 6 (7.32%) NOC Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Principal Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Senior NOC Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Developer in Test
9 4 (4.88%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Junior Web Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) HTML Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Senior Test Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (50.00%) HTML
2 33 (40.24%) jQuery
3 32 (39.02%) CSS
4 25 (30.49%) HTML5
5 19 (23.17%) Web Services
6 18 (21.95%) Ajax
6 18 (21.95%) CSS3
7 16 (19.51%) SOAP
7 16 (19.51%) XML
8 12 (14.63%) JSON
9 11 (13.41%) RESTful
10 6 (7.32%) 802.1X
10 6 (7.32%) LAMP
11 5 (6.10%) REST
12 4 (4.88%) AngularJS
12 4 (4.88%) WSDL
13 3 (3.66%) .NET
13 3 (3.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (2.44%) Backbone.js
14 2 (2.44%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.73%) Computer Science
2 12 (14.63%) Blog
3 8 (9.76%) User Experience
4 6 (7.32%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.44%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.44%) Physics
6 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 28 (34.15%) Linux
2 12 (14.63%) Android
2 12 (14.63%) Unix
2 12 (14.63%) Windows
3 11 (13.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.44%) CentOS
5 1 (1.22%) Debian
5 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.15%) MVC
2 28 (34.15%) OOP
3 24 (29.27%) OO
4 22 (26.83%) BDD
4 22 (26.83%) TDD
5 19 (23.17%) Web Development
6 14 (17.07%) Scrum
7 13 (15.85%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (14.63%) Test Automation
8 12 (14.63%) Waterfall
9 11 (13.41%) SDLC
9 11 (13.41%) Web Design
10 8 (9.76%) DevOps
10 8 (9.76%) ETL
11 7 (8.54%) High Availability
11 7 (8.54%) Multithreading
12 5 (6.10%) System Testing
13 4 (4.88%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 56 (68.29%) JavaScript
2 35 (42.68%) Java
3 29 (35.37%) C#
4 23 (28.05%) Ruby
5 19 (23.17%) SQL
6 14 (17.07%) C++
7 11 (13.41%) Python
8 7 (8.54%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Degree
2 7 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.32%) CCNA
4 1 (1.22%) CCNP
4 1 (1.22%) HND
4 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
1 1 (1.22%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Ceph
1 1 (1.22%) Docker
1 1 (1.22%) GlusterFS
1 1 (1.22%) iptables
1 1 (1.22%) LXC
1 1 (1.22%) NFS
1 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Ansible
1 1 (1.22%) CFEngine
1 1 (1.22%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.22%) Nagios
1 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.22%) Puppet
1 1 (1.22%) Salt
1 1 (1.22%) SELinux
Vendors
1 19 (23.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.41%) Adobe
3 10 (12.20%) TOWER Software
4 8 (9.76%) Cisco
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle
5 5 (6.10%) Zend
6 4 (4.88%) Sybase
7 1 (1.22%) Apple
7 1 (1.22%) Avaya
7 1 (1.22%) Brocade
7 1 (1.22%) Facebook
7 1 (1.22%) Juniper
7 1 (1.22%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.22%) SAP
7 1 (1.22%) Twitter
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Wales
Sonovate
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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LexisNexis Risk Solutions UK
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, Flexi
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago