The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 12 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 5.00% 4.46% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.33% 6.49% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £27,500 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
PHP
West 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 Swansea region.

Programming Languages Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 77 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 37.50% 68.75% 82.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 77 40
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

PHP
Salary Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Swansea region.

PHP Salary Trend in Swansea

PHP
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Market Research
2 1 (50.00%) Yii
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 1 (50.00%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript