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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 50 33 47
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Permanent jobs citing PHP 44 71 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.71% 5.92% 4.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.56% 12.37% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 41 60 43
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £26,450 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
582 574 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.11% 47.87% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 515 504 372
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 -10 39 £35,500 +1.42% 7
Newport -9 4 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Torfaen +4 1 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Bridgend -7 1 £22,500 -19.64% 2
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £47,500 -
PHP
Wales

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 47 (53.41%) JavaScript
2 43 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (45.45%) MySQL
4 36 (40.91%) Java
5 32 (36.36%) Linux
6 30 (34.09%) HTML
7 29 (32.95%) jQuery
8 28 (31.82%) C#
9 23 (26.14%) MVC
9 23 (26.14%) SQL
10 22 (25.00%) Ruby
11 21 (23.86%) OO
12 20 (22.73%) CSS
12 20 (22.73%) TDD
12 20 (22.73%) BDD
13 19 (21.59%) Web Development
14 17 (19.32%) Computer Science
14 17 (19.32%) Scrum
14 17 (19.32%) C++
15 16 (18.18%) Web Services
15 16 (18.18%) SDLC
16 14 (15.91%) Big Data
16 14 (15.91%) HTML5
16 14 (15.91%) ETL
16 14 (15.91%) Unix
17 13 (14.77%) XML
17 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
17 13 (14.77%) Python
17 13 (14.77%) Test Automation
18 12 (13.64%) Cucumber

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 12 (13.64%) Node.js
2 10 (11.36%) Apache
3 6 (6.82%) Drupal
4 5 (5.68%) CMS
5 4 (4.55%) WordPress
6 3 (3.41%) JBoss
7 1 (1.14%) IIS
7 1 (1.14%) Moodle
7 1 (1.14%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.68%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.55%) MS Office
4 2 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.09%) Intranet
2 2 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (45.45%) MySQL
2 14 (15.91%) Big Data
3 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
4 8 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 7 (7.95%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (7.95%) HPCC
6 5 (5.68%) NoSQL
7 4 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (4.55%) SQLite
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (13.64%) AnthillPro
1 12 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 12 (13.64%) Cucumber
1 12 (13.64%) Hudson
1 12 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 12 (13.64%) TeamCity
2 7 (7.95%) Ant
2 7 (7.95%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.95%) Gradle
2 7 (7.95%) Maven
2 7 (7.95%) RSpec
2 7 (7.95%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.27%) Subversion
4 1 (1.14%) Mocha
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.14%) PhantomJS
4 1 (1.14%) Selenium
General
1 11 (12.50%) Finance
2 8 (9.09%) Games
3 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.68%) Marketing
5 3 (3.41%) Electronics
5 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.27%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 67 (76.14%) Developer
2 24 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 20 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 16 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 13 (14.77%) Web Developer
6 12 (13.64%) Junior
7 11 (12.50%) Junior Developer
8 7 (7.95%) C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) Developer in Test
9 5 (5.68%) Junior PHP Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Junior Web Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Senior Mobile Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Drupal Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Programmer
11 3 (3.41%) Senior Drupal Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Senior Test Engineer
11 3 (3.41%) Support Engineer
11 3 (3.41%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.09%) HTML
2 29 (32.95%) jQuery
3 20 (22.73%) CSS
4 16 (18.18%) Web Services
5 14 (15.91%) HTML5
6 13 (14.77%) XML
7 12 (13.64%) Ajax
7 12 (13.64%) LAMP
8 9 (10.23%) .NET
8 9 (10.23%) SOAP
9 7 (7.95%) CSS3
9 7 (7.95%) REST
9 7 (7.95%) WSDL
10 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET
10 6 (6.82%) JSON
11 5 (5.68%) Symfony
12 4 (4.55%) AngularJS
12 4 (4.55%) Apache Flex
13 3 (3.41%) Laravel
13 3 (3.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) Computer Science
2 12 (13.64%) Blog
3 6 (6.82%) User Experience
4 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.41%) Fintech
6 2 (2.27%) Graphic Design
6 2 (2.27%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.27%) Physics
6 2 (2.27%) Social Media
7 1 (1.14%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.14%) Informatics
7 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (36.36%) Linux
2 14 (15.91%) Unix
3 8 (9.09%) Android
3 8 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.14%) MVC
3 21 (23.86%) OO
4 20 (22.73%) BDD
4 20 (22.73%) TDD
5 19 (21.59%) Web Development
6 17 (19.32%) Scrum
7 16 (18.18%) SDLC
8 14 (15.91%) ETL
9 13 (14.77%) Test Automation
10 12 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (13.64%) OOP
11 8 (9.09%) DevOps
12 7 (7.95%) Data Cleansing
12 7 (7.95%) Software Engineering
12 7 (7.95%) System Testing
12 7 (7.95%) Systems Analysis
13 5 (5.68%) Digital Marketing
13 5 (5.68%) Open Source
14 4 (4.55%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 47 (53.41%) JavaScript
2 36 (40.91%) Java
3 28 (31.82%) C#
4 23 (26.14%) SQL
5 22 (25.00%) Ruby
6 17 (19.32%) C++
7 13 (14.77%) Python
8 5 (5.68%) Perl
9 4 (4.55%) Delphi
10 3 (3.41%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.27%) Korn
12 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (12.50%) Sybase
2 9 (10.23%) Adobe
2 9 (10.23%) Oracle
2 9 (10.23%) Zend
3 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.09%) TOWER Software
4 3 (3.41%) SAP
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