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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 18 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 3.80% 3.28% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £27,500 £25,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
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
33 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 41.77% 62.30% 65.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 24
Average salary £35,000 £24,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,600 £32,398
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) Competitor Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (20.00%) RIA
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (20.00%) Magento
4 1 (20.00%) Social Media
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (20.00%) Migration

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing Executive
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (20.00%) RIA
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Content Management
1 1 (20.00%) Competitor Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) SEO
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards