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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 34 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 56 38 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.31% 3.27% 2.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.39% 5.94% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 54 35 17
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £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
539 640 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.14% 55.08% 46.25%
Number of salaries quoted 483 587 387
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
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 17 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 17 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 +12 46 £35,000 +7.69% 14
Newport +17 4 £40,000 +39.13%
Torfaen - 3 £40,000 -
Bridgend +12 2 £27,500 -
PHP
Wales

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 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 61 (65.59%) HTML
2 54 (58.06%) JavaScript
3 53 (56.99%) Java
4 51 (54.84%) CSS
5 50 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (41.94%) C#
6 39 (41.94%) jQuery
7 38 (40.86%) SQL Server
8 32 (34.41%) .NET
9 28 (30.11%) MVC
10 25 (26.88%) OO
11 24 (25.81%) SQL
12 21 (22.58%) MySQL
12 21 (22.58%) Microsoft
13 20 (21.51%) .NET Framework
14 19 (20.43%) ASP.NET
14 19 (20.43%) Linux
15 17 (18.28%) XML
15 17 (18.28%) XHTML
15 17 (18.28%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (18.28%) HTML5
16 16 (17.20%) TDD
16 16 (17.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 15 (16.13%) C++
18 14 (15.05%) Spring
18 14 (15.05%) Web Development
19 13 (13.98%) Git (software)
19 13 (13.98%) REST
20 12 (12.90%) Software Engineering
20 12 (12.90%) Continuous Integration

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 9 (9.68%) CMS
2 7 (7.53%) Node.js
2 7 (7.53%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.38%) Drupal
3 5 (5.38%) WordPress
4 3 (3.23%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.15%) Apache
5 2 (2.15%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.15%) concrete5
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.38%) GitHub
3 4 (4.30%) Basecamp
3 4 (4.30%) Trello
4 3 (3.23%) SaaS
5 2 (2.15%) Office 365
6 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) Intranet
1 3 (3.23%) HTTP
2 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.08%) SSL
3 1 (1.08%) Internet
3 1 (1.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.08%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.08%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (40.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (22.58%) MySQL
3 9 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.53%) Hadoop
4 7 (7.53%) CouchDB
4 7 (7.53%) MongoDB
4 7 (7.53%) Big Data
5 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (13.98%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.68%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.53%) Apache Ivy
3 7 (7.53%) Mockito
3 7 (7.53%) JUnit
3 7 (7.53%) Eclipse
3 7 (7.53%) Gradle
4 5 (5.38%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.30%) NUnit
5 4 (4.30%) Subversion
5 4 (4.30%) Behat
5 4 (4.30%) MSTest
5 4 (4.30%) PHPUnit
5 4 (4.30%) Moq
6 2 (2.15%) Maven
6 2 (2.15%) Selenium
6 2 (2.15%) Xcode
7 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (3.23%) Back Office
2 2 (2.15%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.15%) Advertising
2 2 (2.15%) Retail
2 2 (2.15%) Marketing
3 1 (1.08%) Welsh Language
3 1 (1.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 84 (90.32%) Developer
2 24 (25.81%) PHP Developer
3 23 (24.73%) Java Developer
4 11 (11.83%) Web Developer
4 11 (11.83%) Software Developer
5 9 (9.68%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 6 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.45%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (4.30%) Drupal Developer
7 4 (4.30%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (2.15%) Graduate
9 2 (2.15%) Development Manager
9 2 (2.15%) Programmer
9 2 (2.15%) Systems Developer
9 2 (2.15%) Software Development Manager
9 2 (2.15%) Graduate Software Developer
9 2 (2.15%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (65.59%) HTML
2 51 (54.84%) CSS
3 39 (41.94%) jQuery
4 32 (34.41%) .NET
5 20 (21.51%) .NET Framework
6 19 (20.43%) ASP.NET
7 17 (18.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (18.28%) HTML5
7 17 (18.28%) XML
7 17 (18.28%) XHTML
8 16 (17.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 14 (15.05%) Spring
10 13 (13.98%) REST
11 8 (8.60%) Symfony
12 7 (7.53%) Grails
12 7 (7.53%) LAMP
12 7 (7.53%) Hibernate
12 7 (7.53%) D3.js
12 7 (7.53%) Yii
12 7 (7.53%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.45%) Open Source
3 3 (3.23%) User Experience
3 3 (3.23%) Social Network
4 2 (2.15%) iPhone
4 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.08%) Social Media
5 1 (1.08%) Kindle
5 1 (1.08%) GIS
5 1 (1.08%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.43%) Linux
2 5 (5.38%) UNIX
3 2 (2.15%) Android
3 2 (2.15%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (30.11%) MVC
3 25 (26.88%) OO
4 16 (17.20%) TDD
5 14 (15.05%) Web Development
6 12 (12.90%) Software Engineering
6 12 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (11.83%) OOP
8 9 (9.68%) Scrum
9 7 (7.53%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.53%) Release Management
10 5 (5.38%) SEO
10 5 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.38%) Content Management
11 4 (4.30%) BDD
12 3 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.23%) Performance Testing
12 3 (3.23%) Project Management
13 2 (2.15%) Service Delivery
13 2 (2.15%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 54 (58.06%) JavaScript
2 53 (56.99%) Java
3 39 (41.94%) C#
4 24 (25.81%) SQL
5 15 (16.13%) C++
6 7 (7.53%) PHP5
6 7 (7.53%) Groovy
7 5 (5.38%) Python
8 4 (4.30%) Ruby
8 4 (4.30%) Erlang
9 3 (3.23%) C
9 3 (3.23%) Perl
10 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.15%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Snort
Vendors
1 21 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.45%) Zend
3 5 (5.38%) Facebook
3 5 (5.38%) Twitter
4 4 (4.30%) Google
5 2 (2.15%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle
6 1 (1.08%) Apple
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