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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 32 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 76 51 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.14% 4.47% 3.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.80% 9.43% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 72 49 31
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +51.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,689 £20,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £41,100
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
644 541 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 52.06% 47.37% 51.81%
Number of salaries quoted 549 499 519
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 £24,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,800
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 31 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 31 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 +9 60 £35,000 +2.94% 3
Torfaen -2 6 £37,500 -6.25%
Caerphilly +16 4 £30,000 -36.84%
Newport -9 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Glamorgan - 2 £34,000 -
PHP
Wales

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 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 87 (59.18%) JavaScript
2 75 (51.02%) HTML
3 68 (46.26%) CSS
4 58 (39.46%) MySQL
5 45 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (29.93%) MVC
7 42 (28.57%) jQuery
8 38 (25.85%) HTML5
9 37 (25.17%) Linux
10 32 (21.77%) OOP
11 30 (20.41%) C#
12 29 (19.73%) Java
13 28 (19.05%) Degree
13 28 (19.05%) CSS3
14 26 (17.69%) Computer Science
14 26 (17.69%) SQL
15 25 (17.01%) Telecoms
15 25 (17.01%) Scrum
15 25 (17.01%) Web Development
16 23 (15.65%) Zend
16 23 (15.65%) OO
17 20 (13.61%) Python
17 20 (13.61%) MS Excel
18 19 (12.93%) C++
19 18 (12.24%) Ruby
19 18 (12.24%) Git (software)
20 17 (11.56%) MongoDB
20 17 (11.56%) Responsive Web Design
21 16 (10.88%) Big Data
21 16 (10.88%) Test Automation

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 10 (6.80%) Node.js
2 7 (4.76%) Apache
3 4 (2.72%) JBoss
4 3 (2.04%) CMS
4 3 (2.04%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.68%) WordPress
5 1 (0.68%) concrete5
Applications
1 20 (13.61%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.40%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.72%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Magento
2 2 (1.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.44%) GitHub
2 6 (4.08%) PaaS
3 5 (3.40%) SaaS
4 2 (1.36%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.20%) Broadband
1 15 (10.20%) DHCP
1 15 (10.20%) Ethernet
1 15 (10.20%) SNMP
1 15 (10.20%) OSPF
1 15 (10.20%) BGP
1 15 (10.20%) VRRP
2 13 (8.84%) 802.11
2 13 (8.84%) GPON
3 8 (5.44%) HTTP
4 3 (2.04%) SSL
4 3 (2.04%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (2.04%) Firewall
4 3 (2.04%) SSH
5 2 (1.36%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.36%) tcpdump
5 2 (1.36%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (39.46%) MySQL
2 17 (11.56%) MongoDB
3 16 (10.88%) Big Data
4 10 (6.80%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.08%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (4.08%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.04%) HPCC
7 3 (2.04%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.68%) Riak
8 1 (0.68%) Voldemort
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (12.24%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.20%) Selenium
3 12 (8.16%) Subversion
4 11 (7.48%) Mercurial
5 9 (6.12%) Cucumber
5 9 (6.12%) Behat
5 9 (6.12%) JIRA
6 3 (2.04%) Grunt
6 3 (2.04%) gulp
7 2 (1.36%) Bower
7 2 (1.36%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.68%) JUnit
8 1 (0.68%) jMock
8 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.68%) Mockito
General
1 25 (17.01%) Telecoms
2 16 (10.88%) Marketing
3 14 (9.52%) Advertising
4 13 (8.84%) Back Office
5 11 (7.48%) Finance
6 3 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.04%) Welsh Language
7 2 (1.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 97 (65.99%) Developer
2 61 (41.50%) PHP Developer
3 20 (13.61%) Analyst
4 16 (10.88%) Web Developer
5 15 (10.20%) NOC Engineer
5 15 (10.20%) Senior NOC Engineer
6 12 (8.16%) Senior Developer
7 9 (6.12%) Test Analyst
7 9 (6.12%) Software Developer
7 9 (6.12%) Tester
7 9 (6.12%) Software Engineer
7 9 (6.12%) QA Analyst
7 9 (6.12%) QA Tester
7 9 (6.12%) Principal Engineer
7 9 (6.12%) Quality Analyst
8 7 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
8 7 (4.76%) Automated Tester
8 7 (4.76%) Junior Developer
8 7 (4.76%) Junior
9 6 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (51.02%) HTML
2 68 (46.26%) CSS
3 42 (28.57%) jQuery
4 38 (25.85%) HTML5
5 28 (19.05%) CSS3
6 15 (10.20%) Zend Framework
7 14 (9.52%) Web Services
8 13 (8.84%) 802.1X
9 12 (8.16%) AngularJS
10 11 (7.48%) XML
11 10 (6.80%) Ajax
11 10 (6.80%) RESTful
11 10 (6.80%) Laravel
12 9 (6.12%) Backbone.js
12 9 (6.12%) Ember.js
12 9 (6.12%) .NET
13 8 (5.44%) REST
14 6 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (4.08%) Sass
14 6 (4.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.69%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.48%) User Experience
3 4 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.72%) Life Science
4 2 (1.36%) Social Network
4 2 (1.36%) Social Media
4 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.36%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.36%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.36%) DTV
4 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.36%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 37 (25.17%) Linux
2 10 (6.80%) UNIX
3 8 (5.44%) Android
3 8 (5.44%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.08%) Windows
5 3 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (29.93%) MVC
3 32 (21.77%) OOP
4 25 (17.01%) Scrum
4 25 (17.01%) Web Development
5 23 (15.65%) OO
6 17 (11.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (10.88%) Test Automation
8 15 (10.20%) Automated Testing
8 15 (10.20%) SDLC
9 13 (8.84%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (8.84%) Web Design
10 11 (7.48%) Software Engineering
11 10 (6.80%) E-Commerce
11 10 (6.80%) ETL
11 10 (6.80%) OO PHP
12 9 (6.12%) TDD
12 9 (6.12%) Software Testing
13 7 (4.76%) Manual Testing
13 7 (4.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 87 (59.18%) JavaScript
2 30 (20.41%) C#
3 29 (19.73%) Java
4 26 (17.69%) SQL
5 20 (13.61%) Python
6 19 (12.93%) C++
7 18 (12.24%) Ruby
8 12 (8.16%) Perl
9 11 (7.48%) PHP5
10 8 (5.44%) Objective-C
11 7 (4.76%) Bash Shell
12 5 (3.40%) C
13 4 (2.72%) Go
14 3 (2.04%) Erlang
15 2 (1.36%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.68%) Scala
16 1 (0.68%) SystemTap
16 1 (0.68%) Haskell
16 1 (0.68%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 28 (19.05%) Degree
2 15 (10.20%) CCNA
2 15 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (6.12%) HND
3 9 (6.12%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.84%) QA
2 3 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.36%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) cPanel
Vendors
1 23 (15.65%) Zend
2 16 (10.88%) Microsoft
3 15 (10.20%) Cisco
4 10 (6.80%) Facebook
4 10 (6.80%) Twitter
5 8 (5.44%) Google
6 7 (4.76%) TOWER Software
7 6 (4.08%) Oracle
8 5 (3.40%) Adobe
9 2 (1.36%) Apple
9 2 (1.36%) SAP
9 2 (1.36%) PayPal
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