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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank - 21 10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 0 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea - 2.78% 16.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.76% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 10
Average salary - £25,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
26 42 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 37.68% 58.33% 80.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 41
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% +12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) RIA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft