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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 35 61 63
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 56 39 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.09% 3.17% 2.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.04% 5.33% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 50 36 25
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,875 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
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
558 732 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 50.73% 59.42% 49.45%
Number of salaries quoted 485 672 460
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +25 48 £35,000 - 7
Torfaen - 5 £43,750 -
Newport +16 2 £28,750 -32.35% 4
Bridgend +11 1 £27,500 -8.33%
PHP
Wales

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 69 (63.89%) HTML
2 59 (54.63%) Java
2 59 (54.63%) CSS
3 58 (53.70%) JavaScript
4 56 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (38.89%) jQuery
6 36 (33.33%) MVC
6 36 (33.33%) C#
7 34 (31.48%) SQL Server
8 33 (30.56%) SQL
9 29 (26.85%) HTML5
10 27 (25.00%) .NET
10 27 (25.00%) OO
11 25 (23.15%) XML
11 25 (23.15%) MySQL
12 21 (19.44%) Linux
12 21 (19.44%) Microsoft
13 18 (16.67%) C++
14 17 (15.74%) Web Development
14 17 (15.74%) .NET Framework
15 16 (14.81%) REST
15 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET
15 16 (14.81%) TDD
15 16 (14.81%) Spring
16 15 (13.89%) OOP
16 15 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (12.96%) Git (software)
17 14 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (12.96%) XHTML
17 14 (12.96%) Scrum

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (8.33%) CMS
2 8 (7.41%) Apache
2 8 (7.41%) Node.js
2 8 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (5.56%) WordPress
4 4 (3.70%) Drupal
5 3 (2.78%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.85%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.85%) concrete5
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.63%) GitHub
3 4 (3.70%) Basecamp
3 4 (3.70%) Trello
4 3 (2.78%) SaaS
4 3 (2.78%) PaaS
5 2 (1.85%) Office 365
6 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.48%) Intranet
2 5 (4.63%) HTTP
2 5 (4.63%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.85%) Internet
3 2 (1.85%) Firewall
3 2 (1.85%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.93%) Wireless
4 1 (0.93%) SSH
4 1 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.93%) VLAN
4 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.93%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.93%) Network Security
4 1 (0.93%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.93%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.93%) NAS
4 1 (0.93%) VPN
4 1 (0.93%) DNS
4 1 (0.93%) SSL
4 1 (0.93%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (31.48%) SQL Server
2 25 (23.15%) MySQL
3 10 (9.26%) Big Data
4 8 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (7.41%) Hadoop
4 8 (7.41%) CouchDB
4 8 (7.41%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (12.96%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.19%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.41%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (7.41%) Gradle
3 8 (7.41%) Spock
3 8 (7.41%) Mockito
3 8 (7.41%) JUnit
3 8 (7.41%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.63%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.70%) NUnit
5 4 (3.70%) Moq
5 4 (3.70%) MSTest
5 4 (3.70%) Selenium
6 3 (2.78%) PHPUnit
6 3 (2.78%) Behat
6 3 (2.78%) Subversion
6 3 (2.78%) Maven
7 2 (1.85%) Xcode
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.93%) MorphX
General
1 6 (5.56%) Marketing
2 5 (4.63%) Advertising
3 3 (2.78%) Finance
4 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.85%) Games
4 2 (1.85%) Retail
4 2 (1.85%) Back Office
5 1 (0.93%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 94 (87.04%) Developer
2 28 (25.93%) PHP Developer
3 25 (23.15%) Java Developer
4 12 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 11 (10.19%) Web Developer
6 8 (7.41%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (4.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.63%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Systems Developer
10 3 (2.78%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (2.78%) Graduate
10 3 (2.78%) Drupal Developer
11 2 (1.85%) Graduate Programmer
11 2 (1.85%) Web Engineer
11 2 (1.85%) Software Manager
11 2 (1.85%) Software Programmer
11 2 (1.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (63.89%) HTML
2 59 (54.63%) CSS
3 42 (38.89%) jQuery
4 29 (26.85%) HTML5
5 27 (25.00%) .NET
6 25 (23.15%) XML
7 17 (15.74%) .NET Framework
8 16 (14.81%) Spring
8 16 (14.81%) REST
8 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET
9 14 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (12.96%) XHTML
10 13 (12.04%) CSS3
10 13 (12.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 12 (11.11%) JSON
12 11 (10.19%) Ajax
13 8 (7.41%) Grails
13 8 (7.41%) Hibernate
13 8 (7.41%) SOAP
13 8 (7.41%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.26%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.56%) Open Source
4 4 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.85%) Social Network
5 2 (1.85%) iPhone
6 1 (0.93%) GIS
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.44%) Linux
2 9 (8.33%) UNIX
3 3 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.78%) Android
4 2 (1.85%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.93%) CentOS
5 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (33.33%) MVC
3 27 (25.00%) OO
4 17 (15.74%) Web Development
5 16 (14.81%) TDD
6 15 (13.89%) OOP
6 15 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (12.96%) Scrum
8 11 (10.19%) Software Engineering
9 10 (9.26%) Web Design
9 10 (9.26%) E-Commerce
10 9 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (7.41%) Microservices
11 8 (7.41%) Release Management
12 7 (6.48%) BDD
13 4 (3.70%) Test Automation
13 4 (3.70%) Performance Testing
13 4 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (3.70%) Content Management
13 4 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 59 (54.63%) Java
2 58 (53.70%) JavaScript
3 36 (33.33%) C#
4 33 (30.56%) SQL
5 18 (16.67%) C++
6 10 (9.26%) Python
7 8 (7.41%) Groovy
8 7 (6.48%) PHP5
9 6 (5.56%) Ruby
10 5 (4.63%) Erlang
11 4 (3.70%) Perl
11 4 (3.70%) C
12 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.85%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.85%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.93%) X++
13 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) NFS
1 1 (0.93%) Samba
1 1 (0.93%) Snort
1 1 (0.93%) Squid
1 1 (0.93%) Xen
1 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.33%) Zend
3 4 (3.70%) TOWER Software
4 3 (2.78%) Facebook
4 3 (2.78%) Twitter
4 3 (2.78%) Google
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle
6 1 (0.93%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) VMware
6 1 (0.93%) Adobe
6 1 (0.93%) EMC
6 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.93%) Apple
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