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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 51 45 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 47 61 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.01% 5.03% 6.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.30% 9.28% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 40 55 51
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £44,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
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
566 657 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.25% 54.16% 53.03%
Number of salaries quoted 475 581 419
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,775 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 -6 39 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Newport +3 4 £22,750 -17.27%
Torfaen +6 2 £37,500 -21.05%
Caerphilly - 1 £20,000 -
PHP
Wales

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 66 (64.08%) JavaScript
2 51 (49.51%) HTML
3 44 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (38.83%) Java
4 40 (38.83%) jQuery
5 38 (36.89%) MySQL
6 37 (35.92%) CSS
6 37 (35.92%) MVC
7 35 (33.98%) Linux
7 35 (33.98%) C#
8 31 (30.10%) SQL
9 29 (28.16%) OOP
10 27 (26.21%) OO
11 25 (24.27%) HTML5
12 24 (23.30%) Web Development
13 23 (22.33%) Microsoft
14 22 (21.36%) Ruby
15 21 (20.39%) TDD
15 21 (20.39%) Web Services
15 21 (20.39%) BDD
16 20 (19.42%) Ajax
17 19 (18.45%) Windows
17 19 (18.45%) MS Excel
17 19 (18.45%) Computer Science
18 17 (16.50%) CSS3
18 17 (16.50%) Unix
18 17 (16.50%) XML
18 17 (16.50%) SOAP
19 16 (15.53%) Photoshop
19 16 (15.53%) Telecoms

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 15 (14.56%) Apache
2 13 (12.62%) Node.js
3 8 (7.77%) Drupal
3 8 (7.77%) JBoss
4 2 (1.94%) CMS
4 2 (1.94%) WordPress
5 1 (0.97%) nginx
5 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.97%) SAS
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (18.45%) MS Excel
2 16 (15.53%) Photoshop
3 6 (5.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Magento
1 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) GitHub
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.97%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.74%) Intranet
2 6 (5.83%) 802.11
2 6 (5.83%) BGP
2 6 (5.83%) Broadband
2 6 (5.83%) DHCP
2 6 (5.83%) Ethernet
2 6 (5.83%) GPON
2 6 (5.83%) OSPF
2 6 (5.83%) SNMP
2 6 (5.83%) VRRP
3 1 (0.97%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.97%) HTTP
3 1 (0.97%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.97%) LDAP
3 1 (0.97%) Network Security
3 1 (0.97%) PBX
3 1 (0.97%) SSL
3 1 (0.97%) VLAN
3 1 (0.97%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (36.89%) MySQL
2 14 (13.59%) Big Data
3 11 (10.68%) MongoDB
4 9 (8.74%) Amazon Redshift
4 9 (8.74%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.85%) HPCC
6 3 (2.91%) MS Access
7 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (12.62%) Git (software)
1 13 (12.62%) Jenkins
2 12 (11.65%) AnthillPro
2 12 (11.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (11.65%) Cucumber
2 12 (11.65%) Hudson
2 12 (11.65%) Subversion
2 12 (11.65%) TeamCity
3 7 (6.80%) Ant
3 7 (6.80%) Gradle
3 7 (6.80%) Maven
3 7 (6.80%) RSpec
3 7 (6.80%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.97%) GitLab
General
1 16 (15.53%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.80%) Games
3 6 (5.83%) Back Office
4 5 (4.85%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.91%) Advertising
6 2 (1.94%) Finance
6 2 (1.94%) Marketing
7 1 (0.97%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 71 (68.93%) Developer
2 37 (35.92%) PHP Developer
3 20 (19.42%) Web Developer
4 19 (18.45%) Senior Developer
5 13 (12.62%) Junior
6 12 (11.65%) Junior Developer
7 10 (9.71%) PHP Web Developer
7 10 (9.71%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Junior PHP Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Programmer
8 7 (6.80%) Support Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) NOC Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Principal Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Senior NOC Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (4.85%) C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Developer in Test
10 5 (4.85%) Junior Web Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (49.51%) HTML
2 40 (38.83%) jQuery
3 37 (35.92%) CSS
4 25 (24.27%) HTML5
5 21 (20.39%) Web Services
6 20 (19.42%) Ajax
7 17 (16.50%) CSS3
7 17 (16.50%) SOAP
7 17 (16.50%) XML
8 13 (12.62%) JSON
9 11 (10.68%) RESTful
10 10 (9.71%) .NET
11 9 (8.74%) LAMP
12 6 (5.83%) 802.1X
12 6 (5.83%) REST
12 6 (5.83%) Symfony
13 5 (4.85%) WSDL
14 4 (3.88%) AngularJS
15 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC
15 3 (2.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.65%) Blog
3 8 (7.77%) User Experience
4 6 (5.83%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.94%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.94%) Physics
7 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.97%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.98%) Linux
2 19 (18.45%) Windows
3 17 (16.50%) Unix
4 13 (12.62%) Android
5 12 (11.65%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.94%) CentOS
7 1 (0.97%) Debian
7 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (35.92%) MVC
3 29 (28.16%) OOP
4 27 (26.21%) OO
5 24 (23.30%) Web Development
6 21 (20.39%) BDD
6 21 (20.39%) TDD
7 14 (13.59%) Scrum
8 13 (12.62%) Responsive Web Design
8 13 (12.62%) SDLC
8 13 (12.62%) Web Design
9 12 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (11.65%) Test Automation
9 12 (11.65%) Waterfall
10 10 (9.71%) ETL
11 8 (7.77%) DevOps
11 8 (7.77%) High Availability
11 8 (7.77%) Multithreading
12 6 (5.83%) System Testing
13 5 (4.85%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 66 (64.08%) JavaScript
2 40 (38.83%) Java
3 35 (33.98%) C#
4 31 (30.10%) SQL
5 22 (21.36%) Ruby
6 14 (13.59%) C++
7 10 (9.71%) Python
8 8 (7.77%) Objective-C
9 7 (6.80%) VB.NET
10 5 (4.85%) VB
11 4 (3.88%) Perl
12 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.91%) VBA
13 2 (1.94%) C
13 2 (1.94%) VB6
14 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (14.56%) Degree
2 7 (6.80%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.83%) CCNA
4 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) CCNP
5 1 (0.97%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) QA
1 1 (0.97%) SLA
1 1 (0.97%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) Ceph
1 1 (0.97%) Docker
1 1 (0.97%) GlusterFS
1 1 (0.97%) iptables
1 1 (0.97%) LXC
1 1 (0.97%) NFS
1 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Ansible
1 1 (0.97%) CFEngine
1 1 (0.97%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.97%) Nagios
1 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.97%) Puppet
1 1 (0.97%) Salt
1 1 (0.97%) SELinux
Vendors
1 23 (22.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.62%) Adobe
3 9 (8.74%) TOWER Software
4 8 (7.77%) Cisco
5 7 (6.80%) Zend
6 6 (5.83%) Oracle
7 5 (4.85%) Sybase
8 1 (0.97%) Apple
8 1 (0.97%) Avaya
8 1 (0.97%) Brocade
8 1 (0.97%) Juniper
8 1 (0.97%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.97%) SAP
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