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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 26 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 64 42 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.97% 3.48% 2.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.17% 6.18% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 57 36 20
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
526 680 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.07% 56.38% 45.34%
Number of salaries quoted 462 621 408
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,160 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +14 56 £35,000 +7.69% 11
Newport +13 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Torfaen - 3 £40,000 -
Bridgend +13 1 £27,500 -4.34%
PHP
Wales

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 71 (66.98%) HTML
2 60 (56.60%) JavaScript
2 60 (56.60%) CSS
3 58 (54.72%) Java
4 54 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (44.34%) jQuery
6 39 (36.79%) C#
6 39 (36.79%) MVC
7 38 (35.85%) SQL Server
8 32 (30.19%) .NET
9 31 (29.25%) SQL
10 28 (26.42%) OO
11 27 (25.47%) HTML5
12 23 (21.70%) XML
12 23 (21.70%) MySQL
12 23 (21.70%) Microsoft
13 20 (18.87%) .NET Framework
14 19 (17.92%) ASP.NET
14 19 (17.92%) Linux
15 17 (16.04%) XHTML
15 17 (16.04%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (15.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 16 (15.09%) C++
16 16 (15.09%) Spring
16 16 (15.09%) TDD
17 15 (14.15%) Web Development
17 15 (14.15%) Git (software)
17 15 (14.15%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (13.21%) REST
18 14 (13.21%) OOP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (7.55%) Apache
1 8 (7.55%) CMS
1 8 (7.55%) Node.js
1 8 (7.55%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.72%) Drupal
2 5 (4.72%) WordPress
3 3 (2.83%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.89%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.89%) concrete5
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.66%) GitHub
3 4 (3.77%) Basecamp
3 4 (3.77%) Trello
4 3 (2.83%) SaaS
5 2 (1.89%) Office 365
6 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.60%) Intranet
2 3 (2.83%) HTTP
3 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.94%) SSL
4 1 (0.94%) Internet
4 1 (0.94%) Firewall
4 1 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.94%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.94%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 23 (21.70%) MySQL
3 9 (8.49%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (7.55%) Hadoop
4 8 (7.55%) CouchDB
4 8 (7.55%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.60%) Big Data
6 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (14.15%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.38%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.55%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (7.55%) Spock
3 8 (7.55%) Gradle
3 8 (7.55%) Mockito
3 8 (7.55%) JUnit
3 8 (7.55%) Eclipse
4 6 (5.66%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.77%) NUnit
5 4 (3.77%) Subversion
5 4 (3.77%) Behat
5 4 (3.77%) MSTest
5 4 (3.77%) PHPUnit
5 4 (3.77%) Moq
6 3 (2.83%) Selenium
6 3 (2.83%) Maven
7 2 (1.89%) Xcode
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.94%) MorphX
General
1 3 (2.83%) Back Office
1 3 (2.83%) Finance
2 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.89%) Advertising
2 2 (1.89%) Retail
2 2 (1.89%) Marketing
3 1 (0.94%) Welsh Language
3 1 (0.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 95 (89.62%) Developer
2 30 (28.30%) PHP Developer
3 26 (24.53%) Java Developer
4 11 (10.38%) Web Developer
4 11 (10.38%) Software Developer
5 9 (8.49%) .NET Developer
6 6 (5.66%) C# Developer
6 6 (5.66%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Software Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Systems Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Drupal Developer
9 3 (2.83%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Graduate
9 3 (2.83%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (1.89%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (1.89%) Software Development Manager
10 2 (1.89%) Junior Developer
10 2 (1.89%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (66.98%) HTML
2 60 (56.60%) CSS
3 47 (44.34%) jQuery
4 32 (30.19%) .NET
5 27 (25.47%) HTML5
6 23 (21.70%) XML
7 20 (18.87%) .NET Framework
8 19 (17.92%) ASP.NET
9 17 (16.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (16.04%) XHTML
10 16 (15.09%) Spring
10 16 (15.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 14 (13.21%) REST
12 12 (11.32%) CSS3
12 12 (11.32%) JSON
13 11 (10.38%) Ajax
14 8 (7.55%) Grails
14 8 (7.55%) Hibernate
14 8 (7.55%) D3.js
14 8 (7.55%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) Computer Science
1 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.66%) Open Source
3 3 (2.83%) Social Network
4 2 (1.89%) iPhone
4 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.89%) User Experience
5 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.94%) GIS
5 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.94%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.92%) Linux
2 6 (5.66%) UNIX
3 2 (1.89%) Android
3 2 (1.89%) Mac OS
3 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (36.79%) MVC
3 28 (26.42%) OO
4 16 (15.09%) TDD
5 15 (14.15%) Web Development
5 15 (14.15%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (13.21%) OOP
7 12 (11.32%) Software Engineering
8 11 (10.38%) Scrum
9 9 (8.49%) Web Design
10 8 (7.55%) Release Management
10 8 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (7.55%) Microservices
11 7 (6.60%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.72%) Content Management
12 5 (4.72%) BDD
13 4 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (3.77%) Performance Testing
13 4 (3.77%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 60 (56.60%) JavaScript
2 58 (54.72%) Java
3 39 (36.79%) C#
4 31 (29.25%) SQL
5 16 (15.09%) C++
6 8 (7.55%) Groovy
7 6 (5.66%) PHP5
8 5 (4.72%) Erlang
8 5 (4.72%) Python
9 4 (3.77%) Ruby
10 3 (2.83%) C
10 3 (2.83%) Perl
11 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.89%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.89%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.94%) X++
12 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Snort
Vendors
1 23 (21.70%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.60%) Zend
3 4 (3.77%) Facebook
3 4 (3.77%) Twitter
3 4 (3.77%) Google
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle
4 2 (1.89%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.94%) Apple
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