The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 32 37 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +27
Permanent jobs citing PHP 83 53 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.26% 5.26% 2.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.39% 11.04% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71 50 31
Average salary £33,500 £31,615 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,550 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
PHP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
729 480 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.02% 47.67% 58.83%
Number of salaries quoted 620 421 570
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

PHP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

PHP Salary Trend in Wales

PHP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Wales

PHP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
South Wales -2 67 £35,000 +10.70% 10
North Wales - 12 £30,000 - 5
West Wales +16 4 £26,500 -14.51% 1
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 79 (56.43%) HTML
2 78 (55.71%) JavaScript
3 75 (53.57%) CSS
4 54 (38.57%) MySQL
5 46 (32.86%) jQuery
6 45 (32.14%) HTML5
7 38 (27.14%) SQL
8 34 (24.29%) OOP
9 32 (22.86%) Java
9 32 (22.86%) MVC
10 31 (22.14%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (20.71%) C++
11 29 (20.71%) CSS3
12 26 (18.57%) Web Development
13 22 (15.71%) Python
14 21 (15.00%) Apache
15 20 (14.29%) OO
15 20 (14.29%) Zend
16 19 (13.57%) Linux
17 18 (12.86%) XML
17 18 (12.86%) Git (software)
18 17 (12.14%) PHP5
18 17 (12.14%) .NET
19 15 (10.71%) Scrum
19 15 (10.71%) SQL Server
19 15 (10.71%) Marketing
20 14 (10.00%) JSON
21 13 (9.29%) Computer Science
21 13 (9.29%) Responsive Web Design
21 13 (9.29%) C#

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 21 (15.00%) Apache
2 8 (5.71%) CMS
3 5 (3.57%) WordPress
4 4 (2.86%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.86%) Joomla!
5 3 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.14%) Node.js
5 3 (2.14%) IIS
6 1 (0.71%) concrete5
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.71%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (2.14%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.43%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.71%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.00%) SaaS
2 5 (3.57%) PaaS
3 3 (2.14%) GitHub
3 3 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.29%) Intranet
2 11 (7.86%) HTTP
3 8 (5.71%) Network Security
4 6 (4.29%) Firewall
4 6 (4.29%) SSH
5 5 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.57%) SSL
6 3 (2.14%) tcpdump
6 3 (2.14%) LAN
6 3 (2.14%) Internet
7 2 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.71%) NAS
8 1 (0.71%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.71%) VLAN
8 1 (0.71%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.71%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.71%) WAN
8 1 (0.71%) VPN
8 1 (0.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (38.57%) MySQL
2 15 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.43%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.71%) Big Data
5 4 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.14%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.14%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.43%) MS Access
7 2 (1.43%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.71%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 18 (12.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.29%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.57%) Xcode
4 3 (2.14%) Gradle
4 3 (2.14%) Apache Ivy
4 3 (2.14%) Mockito
4 3 (2.14%) Selenium
4 3 (2.14%) JUnit
4 3 (2.14%) Spock
5 2 (1.43%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.43%) Maven
6 1 (0.71%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.71%) Mocha
6 1 (0.71%) MorphX
6 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (10.71%) Marketing
2 10 (7.14%) Advertising
3 7 (5.00%) Finance
4 5 (3.57%) Welsh Language
5 2 (1.43%) Games
6 1 (0.71%) Retail
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 112 (80.00%) Developer
2 48 (34.29%) PHP Developer
3 25 (17.86%) Web Developer
4 17 (12.14%) Senior Developer
5 15 (10.71%) Software Developer
6 10 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 9 (6.43%) Programmer
7 9 (6.43%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.00%) PHP Programmer
8 7 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (4.29%) Analyst
9 6 (4.29%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (3.57%) iOS Developer
10 5 (3.57%) Security Engineer
10 5 (3.57%) Software Engineer
11 3 (2.14%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (2.14%) Administrator
11 3 (2.14%) DBA
11 3 (2.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 2 (1.43%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (56.43%) HTML
2 75 (53.57%) CSS
3 46 (32.86%) jQuery
4 45 (32.14%) HTML5
5 29 (20.71%) CSS3
6 18 (12.86%) XML
7 17 (12.14%) .NET
8 14 (10.00%) JSON
9 12 (8.57%) Zend Framework
9 12 (8.57%) Ajax
10 10 (7.14%) REST
11 6 (4.29%) ASP.NET
11 6 (4.29%) Sass
12 5 (3.57%) Cocoa Touch
12 5 (3.57%) Spring
12 5 (3.57%) Cocoa
13 4 (2.86%) Yii
13 4 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (2.14%) D3.js
14 3 (2.14%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.00%) Data Structures
2 7 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 5 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.86%) Life Science
5 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.43%) Grid Computing
5 2 (1.43%) Clustering
6 1 (0.71%) Statistics
6 1 (0.71%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.71%) EPoS
6 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.57%) Linux
2 9 (6.43%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.00%) UNIX
4 6 (4.29%) Android
5 4 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.14%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.43%) Windows
8 1 (0.71%) CentOS
8 1 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.29%) OOP
2 32 (22.86%) MVC
3 31 (22.14%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (18.57%) Web Development
5 20 (14.29%) OO
6 15 (10.71%) Scrum
7 13 (9.29%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (8.57%) Web Design
9 11 (7.86%) TDD
9 11 (7.86%) E-Commerce
10 10 (7.14%) BDD
11 8 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (5.71%) Software Engineering
11 8 (5.71%) iOS Development
12 7 (5.00%) OOD
13 5 (3.57%) Mobile Application Development
13 5 (3.57%) Mobile Marketing
13 5 (3.57%) Memory Management
13 5 (3.57%) Time Management
13 5 (3.57%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 78 (55.71%) JavaScript
2 38 (27.14%) SQL
3 32 (22.86%) Java
4 29 (20.71%) C++
5 22 (15.71%) Python
6 17 (12.14%) PHP5
7 13 (9.29%) C#
8 10 (7.14%) Perl
9 8 (5.71%) Objective-C
9 8 (5.71%) Ruby
10 5 (3.57%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.57%) Erlang
10 5 (3.57%) VB.NET
10 5 (3.57%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.86%) C
12 3 (2.14%) VB6
12 3 (2.14%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.14%) Groovy
12 3 (2.14%) VB
13 1 (0.71%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (7.86%) VCP4
2 9 (6.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.71%) QA
2 5 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.43%) Snort
2 1 (0.71%) Squid
2 1 (0.71%) Xen
2 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.71%) NFS
2 1 (0.71%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.14%) Puppet
1 3 (2.14%) Zenoss
1 3 (2.14%) Nagios
2 1 (0.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (14.29%) Zend
2 8 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.00%) TOWER Software
4 4 (2.86%) Adobe
4 4 (2.86%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.86%) Oracle
5 3 (2.14%) Apple
6 2 (1.43%) SAP
7 1 (0.71%) Sage
7 1 (0.71%) EMC
7 1 (0.71%) VMware
7 1 (0.71%) IBM
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
South Wales
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25-40K, depending upon experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30K + £3K Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rhyl, Clwyd
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rhyl
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Pembrokeshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago