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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Wales / South Wales
Rank 21 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 75 45 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.44% 4.14% 4.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.09% 8.59% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 68 36 50
Median salary £35,500 £35,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £21,500 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,250 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
466 524 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 52.42% 48.16% 55.26%
Number of salaries quoted 420 439 600
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +25 59 £35,000 -1.40% 4
Newport 0 11 £50,000 +119.78% 1
Bridgend +14 3 £40,000 +58.41%
Caerphilly +4 1 £30,000 +50.00% 1
PHP
Wales

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for PHP.

1 97 (66.44%) JavaScript
2 90 (61.64%) HTML
3 78 (53.42%) CSS
4 67 (45.89%) MySQL
5 60 (41.10%) HTML5
6 59 (40.41%) jQuery
7 51 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (34.25%) Java
9 40 (27.40%) Web Development
10 38 (26.03%) Linux
11 33 (22.60%) Objective-C
12 32 (21.92%) OO
12 32 (21.92%) Python
12 32 (21.92%) CSS3
13 30 (20.55%) MVC
14 29 (19.86%) SDLC
15 28 (19.18%) Node.js
15 28 (19.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 28 (19.18%) Git (software)
16 25 (17.12%) C++
16 25 (17.12%) .NET
17 23 (15.75%) C#
17 23 (15.75%) Scrum
17 23 (15.75%) Apple iOS
18 22 (15.07%) Android
18 22 (15.07%) TDD
19 21 (14.38%) OOP
20 20 (13.70%) Laravel
21 19 (13.01%) SQL
21 19 (13.01%) LAMP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (8.90%) JBoss
2 9 (6.16%) Apache
3 8 (5.48%) CMS
4 7 (4.79%) ColdFusion
4 7 (4.79%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (4.11%) concrete5
6 5 (3.42%) WordPress
7 3 (2.05%) IIS
7 3 (2.05%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.37%) Confluence
8 2 (1.37%) nginx
8 2 (1.37%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
Applications
1 8 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.42%) Adobe After Effects
2 5 (3.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.42%) MailChimp
3 4 (2.74%) SaaS
4 2 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.37%) IaaS
4 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.68%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.16%) HTTP
2 3 (2.05%) Internet
3 2 (1.37%) Firewall
3 2 (1.37%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (45.89%) MySQL
2 17 (11.64%) SQL Server
3 16 (10.96%) MongoDB
4 13 (8.90%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (6.85%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.42%) Big Data
6 5 (3.42%) CouchDB
7 4 (2.74%) HPCC
8 3 (2.05%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (19.18%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.85%) JUnit
3 7 (4.79%) Cucumber
3 7 (4.79%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.79%) Mockito
3 7 (4.79%) Spock
4 6 (4.11%) Grunt
4 6 (4.11%) gulp
4 6 (4.11%) webpack
5 4 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.74%) MSTest
5 4 (2.74%) NUnit
6 3 (2.05%) VersionOne
7 2 (1.37%) Hudson
7 2 (1.37%) JIRA
7 2 (1.37%) Selenium
7 2 (1.37%) TestLink
8 1 (0.68%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.68%) Subversion
8 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (9.59%) Marketing
1 14 (9.59%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.90%) Finance
3 9 (6.16%) Games
4 5 (3.42%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.74%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.37%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 116 (79.45%) Developer
2 54 (36.99%) PHP Developer
3 31 (21.23%) Web Developer
4 23 (15.75%) Software Developer
5 11 (7.53%) Senior Developer
6 10 (6.85%) Senior PHP Developer
7 9 (6.16%) Agile Developer
8 8 (5.48%) .NET Developer
8 8 (5.48%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.48%) Test Engineer
9 6 (4.11%) Designer
9 6 (4.11%) Development Team Leader
9 6 (4.11%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.11%) Team Leader
9 6 (4.11%) Web Designer
10 5 (3.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (3.42%) HTML Developer
10 5 (3.42%) Linux Support Engineer
10 5 (3.42%) Python Developer
10 5 (3.42%) Python Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (61.64%) HTML
2 78 (53.42%) CSS
3 60 (41.10%) HTML5
4 59 (40.41%) jQuery
5 32 (21.92%) CSS3
6 28 (19.18%) Node.js
6 28 (19.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 25 (17.12%) .NET
8 20 (13.70%) Laravel
9 19 (13.01%) LAMP
10 16 (10.96%) Sass
11 13 (8.90%) React
12 12 (8.22%) ASP.NET
13 11 (7.53%) XML
14 10 (6.85%) XForms
15 9 (6.16%) CodeIgniter
15 9 (6.16%) Web Services
16 8 (5.48%) Ajax
16 8 (5.48%) Hibernate
16 8 (5.48%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.33%) Mobile App
2 17 (11.64%) User Experience
3 11 (7.53%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.85%) Informatics
4 10 (6.85%) NHS
5 8 (5.48%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.42%) Graphic Design
6 5 (3.42%) Video Editing
7 4 (2.74%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) Fintech
8 1 (0.68%) iPad
8 1 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 38 (26.03%) Linux
2 23 (15.75%) Apple iOS
3 22 (15.07%) Android
4 13 (8.90%) Unix
5 3 (2.05%) CentOS
5 3 (2.05%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.37%) Windows
6 2 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (27.40%) Web Development
3 32 (21.92%) OO
4 30 (20.55%) MVC
5 29 (19.86%) SDLC
6 23 (15.75%) Scrum
7 22 (15.07%) TDD
8 21 (14.38%) OOP
9 18 (12.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 17 (11.64%) DevOps
11 13 (8.90%) High Availability
11 13 (8.90%) Multithreading
11 13 (8.90%) OO PHP
12 10 (6.85%) Coaching
12 10 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (6.85%) Web Design
13 8 (5.48%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 7 (4.79%) Typography
15 6 (4.11%) E-Commerce
15 6 (4.11%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 97 (66.44%) JavaScript
2 50 (34.25%) Java
3 33 (22.60%) Objective-C
4 32 (21.92%) Python
5 25 (17.12%) C++
6 23 (15.75%) C#
7 19 (13.01%) SQL
8 15 (10.27%) Ruby
9 10 (6.85%) Perl
10 9 (6.16%) Bash Shell
11 8 (5.48%) C
12 7 (4.79%) Groovy
12 7 (4.79%) Korn
13 6 (4.11%) Apple Swift
14 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.37%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (6.85%) Degree
2 2 (1.37%) CCNA
2 2 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.68%) MCP
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.48%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.68%) Varnish
Vendors
1 12 (8.22%) Zend
2 7 (4.79%) Google
3 6 (4.11%) Facebook
3 6 (4.11%) Twitter
4 5 (3.42%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.05%) Oracle
5 3 (2.05%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.05%) RedGate
6 2 (1.37%) Avaya
6 2 (1.37%) Cisco
6 2 (1.37%) VMware
7 1 (0.68%) Perforce
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