The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 66 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 31 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.53% 1.05% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 1.08% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 7
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £27,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
PHP Developer
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1192 1106 1057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.31% 96.59% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 989 936
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the South Wales region.

PHP Developer Salary Trend in South Wales

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in South Wales

PHP Developer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +11 26 £31,250 -10.71%
Caerphilly - 3 £30,000 -
Newport - 1 £27,500 -
Glamorgan - 1 £35,000 -
PHP Developer
Wales

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 60 (100.00%) PHP
2 54 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 49 (81.67%) HTML
4 48 (80.00%) CSS
5 46 (76.67%) MySQL
6 33 (55.00%) MVC
7 27 (45.00%) jQuery
8 21 (35.00%) OO
9 20 (33.33%) OOP
10 19 (31.67%) Web Development
10 19 (31.67%) HTML5
11 17 (28.33%) Zend
12 16 (26.67%) CSS3
13 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
15 11 (18.33%) PHP5
16 10 (16.67%) Zend Framework
16 10 (16.67%) OO PHP
17 9 (15.00%) Laravel
17 9 (15.00%) MongoDB
17 9 (15.00%) Facebook
17 9 (15.00%) Twitter
17 9 (15.00%) Linux
18 8 (13.33%) Mercurial
18 8 (13.33%) Subversion
19 7 (11.67%) Ajax
19 7 (11.67%) User Experience
19 7 (11.67%) SDLC
20 6 (10.00%) NoSQL
20 6 (10.00%) Advertising

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (3.33%) Joomla!
2 2 (3.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Magento
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) GitHub
2 2 (3.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) SSH
2 2 (3.33%) HTTP
3 1 (1.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (76.67%) MySQL
2 9 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.00%) Big Data
4 3 (5.00%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.33%) Mercurial
2 8 (13.33%) Subversion
3 2 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (10.00%) Advertising
2 4 (6.67%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (81.67%) HTML
2 48 (80.00%) CSS
3 27 (45.00%) jQuery
4 19 (31.67%) HTML5
5 16 (26.67%) CSS3
6 10 (16.67%) Zend Framework
7 9 (15.00%) Laravel
8 7 (11.67%) Ajax
9 6 (10.00%) JSON
9 6 (10.00%) XML
10 5 (8.33%) SOAP
10 5 (8.33%) Web Services
10 5 (8.33%) Backbone.js
10 5 (8.33%) REST
10 5 (8.33%) Ember.js
10 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
11 4 (6.67%) Symfony
12 3 (5.00%) CakePHP
13 2 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (3.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) User Experience
2 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Social Media
5 1 (1.67%) DTV
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) MVC
2 21 (35.00%) OO
3 20 (33.33%) OOP
4 19 (31.67%) Web Development
5 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (16.67%) OO PHP
7 7 (11.67%) SDLC
8 5 (8.33%) API Development
9 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 4 (6.67%) Scrum
10 3 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (5.00%) ETL
10 3 (5.00%) Data Cleansing
11 2 (3.33%) Change Control
11 2 (3.33%) Mobile Development
11 2 (3.33%) Email Marketing
11 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
12 1 (1.67%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (1.67%) Programme Management
12 1 (1.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) PHP
2 54 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (18.33%) PHP5
4 4 (6.67%) Go
4 4 (6.67%) Python
4 4 (6.67%) Ruby
4 4 (6.67%) SQL
5 3 (5.00%) C
5 3 (5.00%) C++
5 3 (5.00%) Java
6 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) cPanel
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) Zend
2 9 (15.00%) Facebook
2 9 (15.00%) Twitter
3 5 (8.33%) Google
4 2 (3.33%) PayPal
4 2 (3.33%) Adobe
5 1 (1.67%) Apple
5 1 (1.67%) SAP
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft