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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 33 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 71 42 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.88% 3.74% 3.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.62% 8.35% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 68 40 26
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +43.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,350 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £41,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
611 503 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 50.58% 44.75% 51.86%
Number of salaries quoted 519 458 492
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 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
(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 +11 53 £33,750 -0.73% 8
Torfaen +1 8 £37,500 -21.05%
Newport - 6 £37,500 - 1
Glamorgan - 2 £27,000 -
Caerphilly +12 1 £30,000 -36.84%
PHP
Wales

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 80 (57.55%) JavaScript
2 68 (48.92%) HTML
3 65 (46.76%) CSS
4 56 (40.29%) MySQL
5 43 (30.94%) MVC
6 41 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (28.06%) jQuery
8 37 (26.62%) HTML5
9 35 (25.18%) Linux
10 30 (21.58%) OOP
11 27 (19.42%) Java
12 26 (18.71%) OO
12 26 (18.71%) CSS3
13 24 (17.27%) Web Development
13 24 (17.27%) Zend
13 24 (17.27%) C#
13 24 (17.27%) SQL
14 23 (16.55%) Git (software)
15 22 (15.83%) Scrum
16 21 (15.11%) Computer Science
17 20 (14.39%) Degree
17 20 (14.39%) C++
17 20 (14.39%) Python
18 19 (13.67%) Telecoms
19 18 (12.95%) MongoDB
20 17 (12.23%) Ruby
21 16 (11.51%) Marketing
21 16 (11.51%) Zend Framework
22 15 (10.79%) QA
22 15 (10.79%) Responsive Web Design

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 11 (7.91%) Apache
2 8 (5.76%) Node.js
3 3 (2.16%) CMS
3 3 (2.16%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.44%) JBoss
5 1 (0.72%) IIS
5 1 (0.72%) concrete5
5 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (10.79%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.60%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Magento
2 2 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.04%) GitHub
2 6 (4.32%) PaaS
3 5 (3.60%) SaaS
4 2 (1.44%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.91%) Broadband
1 11 (7.91%) DHCP
1 11 (7.91%) Ethernet
1 11 (7.91%) SNMP
1 11 (7.91%) OSPF
1 11 (7.91%) BGP
1 11 (7.91%) VRRP
2 9 (6.47%) HTTP
2 9 (6.47%) GPON
2 9 (6.47%) 802.11
3 6 (4.32%) SSH
4 3 (2.16%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (2.16%) Network Security
4 3 (2.16%) Firewall
4 3 (2.16%) SSL
5 2 (1.44%) Intranet
5 2 (1.44%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.44%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (40.29%) MySQL
2 18 (12.95%) MongoDB
3 14 (10.07%) Big Data
4 8 (5.76%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.04%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.32%) Data Mining
7 4 (2.88%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (2.16%) HPCC
8 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.72%) Voldemort
10 1 (0.72%) Riak
10 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 23 (16.55%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.35%) Selenium
3 9 (6.47%) Mercurial
3 9 (6.47%) Subversion
4 7 (5.04%) JIRA
4 7 (5.04%) Cucumber
4 7 (5.04%) Behat
5 3 (2.16%) Grunt
5 3 (2.16%) Xcode
5 3 (2.16%) gulp
6 2 (1.44%) Bower
6 2 (1.44%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.72%) JUnit
7 1 (0.72%) Mockito
7 1 (0.72%) jMock
7 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (13.67%) Telecoms
2 16 (11.51%) Marketing
3 10 (7.19%) Advertising
3 10 (7.19%) Finance
4 9 (6.47%) Back Office
5 3 (2.16%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.16%) Welsh Language
6 2 (1.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 95 (68.35%) Developer
2 59 (42.45%) PHP Developer
3 18 (12.95%) Analyst
4 15 (10.79%) Web Developer
5 13 (9.35%) Senior Developer
6 11 (7.91%) NOC Engineer
6 11 (7.91%) Senior NOC Engineer
7 10 (7.19%) QA Tester
7 10 (7.19%) Tester
8 8 (5.76%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.04%) Test Analyst
9 7 (5.04%) Software Engineer
9 7 (5.04%) QA Analyst
9 7 (5.04%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (5.04%) Quality Analyst
9 7 (5.04%) Automated Tester
10 6 (4.32%) Senior QA Analyst
10 6 (4.32%) Senior QA Tester
10 6 (4.32%) Senior PHP Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (48.92%) HTML
2 65 (46.76%) CSS
3 39 (28.06%) jQuery
4 37 (26.62%) HTML5
5 26 (18.71%) CSS3
6 16 (11.51%) Zend Framework
7 13 (9.35%) Web Services
8 11 (7.91%) XML
8 11 (7.91%) REST
9 10 (7.19%) AngularJS
9 10 (7.19%) JSON
10 9 (6.47%) .NET
10 9 (6.47%) Laravel
11 7 (5.04%) Backbone.js
11 7 (5.04%) RESTful
11 7 (5.04%) Ajax
11 7 (5.04%) Ember.js
12 6 (4.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (4.32%) Sass
13 5 (3.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.11%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.19%) User Experience
3 5 (3.60%) Data Structures
3 5 (3.60%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.88%) Life Science
5 3 (2.16%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.44%) DTV
6 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.44%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.44%) Social Media
6 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.72%) Social Network
7 1 (0.72%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 35 (25.18%) Linux
2 10 (7.19%) Apple iOS
3 8 (5.76%) UNIX
4 7 (5.04%) Windows
4 7 (5.04%) Android
5 4 (2.88%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.94%) MVC
2 41 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (21.58%) OOP
4 26 (18.71%) OO
5 24 (17.27%) Web Development
6 22 (15.83%) Scrum
7 15 (10.79%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (10.07%) Test Automation
9 13 (9.35%) SDLC
9 13 (9.35%) Automated Testing
10 11 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (7.91%) Web Design
10 11 (7.91%) E-Commerce
11 10 (7.19%) Software Engineering
12 9 (6.47%) ETL
12 9 (6.47%) OO PHP
13 8 (5.76%) TDD
14 7 (5.04%) Software Testing
14 7 (5.04%) Manual Testing
15 6 (4.32%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 80 (57.55%) JavaScript
2 27 (19.42%) Java
3 24 (17.27%) C#
3 24 (17.27%) SQL
4 20 (14.39%) C++
4 20 (14.39%) Python
5 17 (12.23%) Ruby
6 14 (10.07%) PHP5
7 13 (9.35%) Perl
8 10 (7.19%) Objective-C
9 8 (5.76%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.60%) C
11 4 (2.88%) Go
12 3 (2.16%) Erlang
13 2 (1.44%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.72%) Scala
14 1 (0.72%) SystemTap
14 1 (0.72%) Haskell
14 1 (0.72%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 20 (14.39%) Degree
2 11 (7.91%) CCNA
2 11 (7.91%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.04%) HND
3 7 (5.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.79%) QA
2 3 (2.16%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.44%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) Nagios
1 1 (0.72%) Zenoss
1 1 (0.72%) Puppet
1 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.72%) cPanel
Vendors
1 24 (17.27%) Zend
2 12 (8.63%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.91%) Cisco
4 7 (5.04%) Google
4 7 (5.04%) Facebook
4 7 (5.04%) Twitter
5 6 (4.32%) TOWER Software
6 5 (3.60%) Adobe
6 5 (3.60%) Oracle
7 3 (2.16%) Apple
8 2 (1.44%) SAP
8 2 (1.44%) PayPal
9 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
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