The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 40 36 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing PHP 54 69 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.74% 5.68% 3.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% 11.64% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 51 67 37
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
PHP
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 South Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
540 593 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.37% 48.85% 44.65%
Number of salaries quoted 494 508 456
Median salary £40,000 £35,369 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +7.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,544
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

PHP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

PHP Salary Trend in South Wales

PHP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in South Wales

PHP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -6 36 £35,000 - 2
Newport +6 15 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Bridgend -3 1 £22,500 -19.64% 2
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £47,500 -
PHP
Wales

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for PHP.

1 63 (57.80%) JavaScript
2 49 (44.95%) MySQL
3 46 (42.20%) HTML
4 41 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (34.86%) Linux
6 37 (33.94%) Java
7 35 (32.11%) jQuery
8 32 (29.36%) CSS
9 29 (26.61%) C#
10 24 (22.02%) Web Development
11 22 (20.18%) Ruby
11 22 (20.18%) HTML5
12 19 (17.43%) MVC
12 19 (17.43%) TDD
13 18 (16.51%) LAMP
13 18 (16.51%) Scrum
13 18 (16.51%) Python
13 18 (16.51%) SQL
14 17 (15.60%) C++
14 17 (15.60%) OO
14 17 (15.60%) BDD
15 16 (14.68%) OOP
16 15 (13.76%) Ajax
17 14 (12.84%) Unix
17 14 (12.84%) XML
17 14 (12.84%) Computer Science
18 13 (11.93%) Node.js
18 13 (11.93%) CSS3
18 13 (11.93%) SDLC
19 12 (11.01%) DevOps

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (9.17%) Apache
1 10 (9.17%) CMS
2 8 (7.34%) WordPress
3 5 (4.59%) Drupal
4 4 (3.67%) JBoss
5 1 (0.92%) concrete5
5 1 (0.92%) IIS
5 1 (0.92%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.92%) Moodle
Applications
1 7 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.59%) MS Office
3 4 (3.67%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) Intranet
2 4 (3.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (44.95%) MySQL
2 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.17%) Big Data
4 6 (5.50%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (5.50%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.67%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.67%) HPCC
5 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.67%) SQLite
6 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.92%) Redis
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (9.17%) AnthillPro
1 10 (9.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (9.17%) Cucumber
1 10 (9.17%) Git (software)
1 10 (9.17%) Hudson
1 10 (9.17%) Jenkins
1 10 (9.17%) TeamCity
2 7 (6.42%) Ant
2 7 (6.42%) Gradle
2 7 (6.42%) Maven
2 7 (6.42%) RSpec
2 7 (6.42%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.92%) Grunt
3 1 (0.92%) Mocha
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.92%) PhantomJS
3 1 (0.92%) Selenium
3 1 (0.92%) Yeoman
General
1 12 (11.01%) Games
2 11 (10.09%) Finance
2 11 (10.09%) Telecoms
3 10 (9.17%) Marketing
4 3 (2.75%) Electronics
4 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.83%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 85 (77.98%) Developer
2 34 (31.19%) PHP Developer
3 21 (19.27%) Senior Developer
4 20 (18.35%) Software Developer
5 15 (13.76%) Web Developer
6 9 (8.26%) Junior
7 8 (7.34%) Junior Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Senior PHP Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Agile Developer
9 5 (4.59%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Graduate
10 4 (3.67%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (3.67%) HTML CSS Developer
10 4 (3.67%) HTML Developer
10 4 (3.67%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Junior PHP Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Senior Mobile Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (42.20%) HTML
2 35 (32.11%) jQuery
3 32 (29.36%) CSS
4 22 (20.18%) HTML5
5 18 (16.51%) LAMP
6 15 (13.76%) Ajax
7 14 (12.84%) XML
8 13 (11.93%) CSS3
8 13 (11.93%) Node.js
9 11 (10.09%) .NET
10 9 (8.26%) Web Services
11 7 (6.42%) JSON
11 7 (6.42%) Symfony
12 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET
13 5 (4.59%) AngularJS
13 5 (4.59%) REST
13 5 (4.59%) SOAP
13 5 (4.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (4.59%) WebRTC
13 5 (4.59%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.84%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.17%) Blog
3 7 (6.42%) User Experience
4 5 (4.59%) Fintech
5 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.67%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.75%) Social Media
7 2 (1.83%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.83%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.83%) Physics
8 1 (0.92%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.92%) Informatics
8 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 38 (34.86%) Linux
2 14 (12.84%) Unix
3 9 (8.26%) Apple iOS
4 7 (6.42%) Android
5 3 (2.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (22.02%) Web Development
3 19 (17.43%) MVC
3 19 (17.43%) TDD
4 18 (16.51%) Scrum
5 17 (15.60%) BDD
5 17 (15.60%) OO
6 16 (14.68%) OOP
7 13 (11.93%) SDLC
8 12 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (11.01%) DevOps
9 11 (10.09%) Test Automation
10 9 (8.26%) ETL
11 6 (5.50%) Open Source
11 6 (5.50%) Software Engineering
11 6 (5.50%) Web Application Development
12 5 (4.59%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (4.59%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.59%) OO PHP
12 5 (4.59%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (57.80%) JavaScript
2 37 (33.94%) Java
3 29 (26.61%) C#
4 22 (20.18%) Ruby
5 18 (16.51%) Python
5 18 (16.51%) SQL
6 17 (15.60%) C++
7 7 (6.42%) Perl
8 5 (4.59%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.67%) Delphi
9 4 (3.67%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.83%) Korn
11 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (7.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) QA
1 2 (1.83%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (10.09%) Zend
2 9 (8.26%) Sybase
3 8 (7.34%) Oracle
4 7 (6.42%) Adobe
4 7 (6.42%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.42%) TOWER Software
5 3 (2.75%) SAP
6 1 (0.92%) Facebook
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Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K, depending upon experience
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
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Salary: £32000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday