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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 34 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 73 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.64% 3.28% 3.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.20% 5.83% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 70 40 26
Average salary £33,250 £30,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.01% +4.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
652 737 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 50.35% 56.17% 48.14%
Number of salaries quoted 561 681 459
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -3.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 +16 55 £35,000 +12.90% 13
North Wales +7 9 £30,000 -3.22% 1
West Wales +9 4 £27,500 +41.02% 1
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 82 (70.69%) HTML
2 74 (63.79%) JavaScript
3 57 (49.14%) CSS
3 57 (49.14%) jQuery
4 56 (48.28%) Java
5 50 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (39.66%) .NET
7 39 (33.62%) C#
8 37 (31.90%) SQL Server
9 36 (31.03%) MySQL
10 31 (26.72%) HTML5
11 29 (25.00%) OO
11 29 (25.00%) MVC
12 26 (22.41%) SQL
13 22 (18.97%) Microsoft
14 21 (18.10%) Linux
15 20 (17.24%) Ajax
15 20 (17.24%) .NET Framework
16 19 (16.38%) ASP.NET
17 17 (14.66%) XML
17 17 (14.66%) XHTML
17 17 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 16 (13.79%) C++
19 15 (12.93%) Software Engineering
19 15 (12.93%) TDD
20 14 (12.07%) Git (software)
21 13 (11.21%) Spring
21 13 (11.21%) Web Development
21 13 (11.21%) Flash

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 9 (7.76%) CMS
2 7 (6.03%) Drupal
3 6 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (5.17%) Node.js
4 5 (4.31%) WordPress
5 4 (3.45%) Umbraco
5 4 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.59%) Apache
7 2 (1.72%) concrete5
7 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.72%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Magento
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.86%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.31%) GitHub
3 4 (3.45%) Trello
3 4 (3.45%) Basecamp
4 3 (2.59%) SaaS
5 2 (1.72%) Office 365
6 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.45%) Internet
1 4 (3.45%) HTTP
2 3 (2.59%) Intranet
3 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.86%) SSL
4 1 (0.86%) Firewall
4 1 (0.86%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.86%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.90%) SQL Server
2 36 (31.03%) MySQL
3 9 (7.76%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.03%) Big Data
5 6 (5.17%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.17%) CouchDB
5 6 (5.17%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.03%) Eclipse
4 6 (5.17%) Gradle
4 6 (5.17%) Apache Ivy
4 6 (5.17%) Mockito
4 6 (5.17%) JUnit
5 5 (4.31%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.45%) Behat
6 4 (3.45%) Moq
6 4 (3.45%) MSTest
6 4 (3.45%) PHPUnit
6 4 (3.45%) Subversion
6 4 (3.45%) NUnit
7 2 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.72%) Selenium
7 2 (1.72%) JIRA
7 2 (1.72%) Maven
7 2 (1.72%) Xcode
8 1 (0.86%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (2.59%) Marketing
1 3 (2.59%) Back Office
2 2 (1.72%) Finance
2 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.72%) Advertising
2 2 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (0.86%) Games
3 1 (0.86%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 105 (90.52%) Developer
2 41 (35.34%) PHP Developer
3 22 (18.97%) Java Developer
4 20 (17.24%) Web Developer
5 12 (10.34%) Software Developer
6 11 (9.48%) PHP Web Developer
7 9 (7.76%) .NET Developer
7 9 (7.76%) Junior Developer
7 9 (7.76%) Junior PHP Developer
7 9 (7.76%) Junior
8 8 (6.90%) Junior PHP Web Developer
8 8 (6.90%) Junior Web Developer
9 7 (6.03%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Drupal Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.17%) C# Developer
11 5 (4.31%) Software Engineer
12 3 (2.59%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 2 (1.72%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (70.69%) HTML
2 57 (49.14%) CSS
2 57 (49.14%) jQuery
3 46 (39.66%) .NET
4 31 (26.72%) HTML5
5 20 (17.24%) Ajax
5 20 (17.24%) .NET Framework
6 19 (16.38%) ASP.NET
7 17 (14.66%) XML
7 17 (14.66%) XHTML
7 17 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 13 (11.21%) Spring
9 13 (11.21%) Flash
10 12 (10.34%) REST
11 11 (9.48%) LAMP
12 8 (6.90%) Symfony
13 6 (5.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (5.17%) Apache Cordova
13 6 (5.17%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.17%) Open Source
2 6 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.31%) User Experience
4 3 (2.59%) Social Network
5 2 (1.72%) iPhone
5 2 (1.72%) Social Media
5 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.86%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.86%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.86%) GIS
6 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.86%) Kindle
6 1 (0.86%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.10%) Linux
2 5 (4.31%) UNIX
3 3 (2.59%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.72%) Android
4 2 (1.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (25.00%) OO
2 29 (25.00%) MVC
3 15 (12.93%) Software Engineering
3 15 (12.93%) TDD
4 13 (11.21%) Web Development
5 11 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (9.48%) OOP
6 10 (8.62%) Scrum
7 9 (7.76%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.17%) Release Management
8 6 (5.17%) SEO
8 6 (5.17%) Content Management
9 5 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (3.45%) BDD
11 3 (2.59%) Project Management
11 3 (2.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (2.59%) Performance Testing
12 2 (1.72%) Digital Marketing
12 2 (1.72%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 74 (63.79%) JavaScript
2 56 (48.28%) Java
3 39 (33.62%) C#
4 26 (22.41%) SQL
5 16 (13.79%) C++
6 12 (10.34%) PHP5
7 7 (6.03%) Python
8 6 (5.17%) Groovy
9 5 (4.31%) Ruby
9 5 (4.31%) C
10 4 (3.45%) Erlang
11 3 (2.59%) Perl
12 2 (1.72%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.72%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Snort
1 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 22 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.17%) Zend
3 5 (4.31%) Facebook
3 5 (4.31%) Twitter
4 4 (3.45%) Google
5 2 (1.72%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.72%) Oracle
5 2 (1.72%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.86%) Apple
6 1 (0.86%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.86%) SAP
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