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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 39 73 34
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -39
Permanent jobs citing PHP 55 31 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.85% 2.70% 5.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.39% 4.40% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 51 29 52
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
586 704 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.72% 61.38% 57.16%
Number of salaries quoted 537 643 485
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +23 38 £35,000 +16.66% 7
Newport +20 8 £25,500 -
Torfaen - 5 £45,000 -
Glamorgan -5 1 £27,500 -6.77%
PHP
Wales

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 61 (53.98%) HTML
2 59 (52.21%) JavaScript
3 54 (47.79%) Java
4 52 (46.02%) CSS
5 49 (43.36%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (35.40%) jQuery
7 39 (34.51%) SQL
8 34 (30.09%) MySQL
9 32 (28.32%) HTML5
10 31 (27.43%) C#
11 28 (24.78%) MVC
12 25 (22.12%) SQL Server
12 25 (22.12%) OO
12 25 (22.12%) XML
13 22 (19.47%) .NET
13 22 (19.47%) C++
13 22 (19.47%) Linux
14 20 (17.70%) OOP
15 18 (15.93%) TDD
15 18 (15.93%) Web Development
15 18 (15.93%) Python
16 16 (14.16%) Spring
17 15 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (12.39%) E-Commerce
18 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
18 14 (12.39%) REST
19 13 (11.50%) Computer Science
19 13 (11.50%) Big Data
20 12 (10.62%) Scrum
20 12 (10.62%) Git (software)

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (9.73%) Apache
1 11 (9.73%) CMS
2 8 (7.08%) WordPress
2 8 (7.08%) Node.js
2 8 (7.08%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (4.42%) Joomla!
4 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.77%) IIS
5 2 (1.77%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.77%) concrete5
5 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.88%) Drupal
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.08%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.31%) SaaS
3 5 (4.42%) PaaS
4 4 (3.54%) Basecamp
4 4 (3.54%) Trello
5 2 (1.77%) Office 365
5 2 (1.77%) GitHub
6 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.08%) HTTP
2 6 (5.31%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.31%) Intranet
3 4 (3.54%) Firewall
4 3 (2.65%) SSL
4 3 (2.65%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (2.65%) tcpdump
5 2 (1.77%) Network Security
5 2 (1.77%) Internet
5 2 (1.77%) SSH
5 2 (1.77%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.88%) VLAN
6 1 (0.88%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.88%) Wireless
6 1 (0.88%) SAN
6 1 (0.88%) VPN
6 1 (0.88%) DNS
6 1 (0.88%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.88%) SNMP
6 1 (0.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.09%) MySQL
2 25 (22.12%) SQL Server
3 13 (11.50%) Big Data
4 9 (7.96%) MongoDB
5 8 (7.08%) Hadoop
5 8 (7.08%) CouchDB
5 8 (7.08%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.42%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.77%) MS Access
7 2 (1.77%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.73%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.08%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (7.08%) Gradle
3 8 (7.08%) Spock
3 8 (7.08%) Mockito
3 8 (7.08%) JUnit
3 8 (7.08%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.54%) NUnit
4 4 (3.54%) Selenium
4 4 (3.54%) MSTest
4 4 (3.54%) Moq
5 3 (2.65%) Maven
5 3 (2.65%) Xcode
5 3 (2.65%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.88%) MorphX
6 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.88%) Mocha
6 1 (0.88%) PhantomJS
General
1 10 (8.85%) Advertising
1 10 (8.85%) Marketing
2 5 (4.42%) Finance
3 3 (2.65%) Welsh Language
3 3 (2.65%) Retail
4 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 92 (81.42%) Developer
2 25 (22.12%) PHP Developer
3 22 (19.47%) Java Developer
4 14 (12.39%) Software Developer
5 10 (8.85%) Web Developer
5 10 (8.85%) Senior Developer
6 9 (7.96%) Programmer
7 6 (5.31%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (4.42%) PHP Programmer
8 5 (4.42%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.42%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (4.42%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (3.54%) Systems Developer
10 3 (2.65%) Security Engineer
10 3 (2.65%) C# Developer
10 3 (2.65%) Graduate
10 3 (2.65%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (2.65%) Graduate Developer
11 2 (1.77%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (53.98%) HTML
2 52 (46.02%) CSS
3 40 (35.40%) jQuery
4 32 (28.32%) HTML5
5 25 (22.12%) XML
6 22 (19.47%) .NET
7 16 (14.16%) Spring
8 14 (12.39%) REST
9 12 (10.62%) CSS3
10 11 (9.73%) .NET Framework
10 11 (9.73%) JSON
11 10 (8.85%) Ajax
11 10 (8.85%) ASP.NET
12 8 (7.08%) Hibernate
12 8 (7.08%) D3.js
12 8 (7.08%) Yii
12 8 (7.08%) Grails
12 8 (7.08%) Apache Cordova
13 7 (6.19%) XHTML
14 6 (5.31%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.50%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.31%) Open Source
4 5 (4.42%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.65%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.65%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.77%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.77%) iPhone
7 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.88%) GIS
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.47%) Linux
2 10 (8.85%) UNIX
3 5 (4.42%) Android
4 4 (3.54%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.77%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.77%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (43.36%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (24.78%) MVC
3 25 (22.12%) OO
4 20 (17.70%) OOP
5 18 (15.93%) TDD
5 18 (15.93%) Web Development
6 15 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (12.39%) E-Commerce
8 12 (10.62%) Scrum
9 11 (9.73%) Software Engineering
10 10 (8.85%) Web Design
10 10 (8.85%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (7.96%) BDD
12 8 (7.08%) Microservices
12 8 (7.08%) Release Management
13 6 (5.31%) Mobile Marketing
14 5 (4.42%) Android Development
14 5 (4.42%) Project Management
15 4 (3.54%) OOD
15 4 (3.54%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 59 (52.21%) JavaScript
2 54 (47.79%) Java
3 39 (34.51%) SQL
4 31 (27.43%) C#
5 22 (19.47%) C++
6 18 (15.93%) Python
7 8 (7.08%) PHP5
7 8 (7.08%) Groovy
7 8 (7.08%) Perl
8 7 (6.19%) Ruby
9 6 (5.31%) Erlang
10 4 (3.54%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.54%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.65%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.65%) C
12 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.88%) X++
13 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) QA
2 3 (2.65%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) Snort
2 1 (0.88%) Squid
2 1 (0.88%) Xen
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.88%) NFS
2 1 (0.88%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Nagios
1 2 (1.77%) Zenoss
1 2 (1.77%) Puppet
1 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.31%) Zend
3 5 (4.42%) TOWER Software
4 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle
6 1 (0.88%) IBM
6 1 (0.88%) Adobe
6 1 (0.88%) EMC
6 1 (0.88%) Apple
6 1 (0.88%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
DP Connect
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago