The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 40 46 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 68 53 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.07% 4.13% 5.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.63% 7.68% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 65 43 45
Average salary £32,500 £25,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.21% -14.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £39,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
640 690 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 47.69% 53.82% 52.92%
Number of salaries quoted 572 628 470
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
UK

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +2 53 £34,000 +43.15% 10
North Wales - 9 £30,000 - 1
West Wales +3 2 £23,262 -12.22% 5
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 89 (78.76%) HTML
2 74 (65.49%) JavaScript
3 67 (59.29%) CSS
4 52 (46.02%) jQuery
5 47 (41.59%) .NET
6 43 (38.05%) Java
7 37 (32.74%) C#
8 36 (31.86%) SQL Server
9 32 (28.32%) MySQL
10 31 (27.43%) HTML5
11 28 (24.78%) MVC
12 27 (23.89%) SQL
13 22 (19.47%) OO
13 22 (19.47%) Ajax
14 21 (18.58%) Microsoft
15 19 (16.81%) .NET Framework
16 18 (15.93%) Linux
16 18 (15.93%) ASP.NET
17 16 (14.16%) XHTML
17 16 (14.16%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (13.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 15 (13.27%) PHP5
18 15 (13.27%) XML
18 15 (13.27%) C++
19 14 (12.39%) Symfony
20 12 (10.62%) Content Management
20 12 (10.62%) SEO
20 12 (10.62%) Flash
20 12 (10.62%) Relational Database
21 10 (8.85%) Facebook

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 10 (8.85%) CMS
2 7 (6.19%) Drupal
3 3 (2.65%) WordPress
3 3 (2.65%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.77%) Apache
4 2 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.77%) Node.js
4 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.88%) concrete5
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.88%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Magento
2 1 (0.88%) Shopify
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.08%) GitHub
2 4 (3.54%) Trello
2 4 (3.54%) Basecamp
3 2 (1.77%) Office 365
3 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.65%) Intranet
2 2 (1.77%) HTTP
3 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (31.86%) SQL Server
2 32 (28.32%) MySQL
3 12 (10.62%) Relational Database
4 9 (7.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (7.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.31%) Big Data
6 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.77%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.77%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (7.96%) Subversion
1 9 (7.96%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.19%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.31%) Xcode
4 5 (4.42%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.54%) NUnit
5 4 (3.54%) Behat
5 4 (3.54%) Moq
5 4 (3.54%) MSTest
5 4 (3.54%) PHPUnit
6 3 (2.65%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.77%) JUnit
7 2 (1.77%) Mockito
7 2 (1.77%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (1.77%) Gradle
8 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (6.19%) Back Office
2 6 (5.31%) Marketing
3 3 (2.65%) Retail
4 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 104 (92.04%) Developer
2 47 (41.59%) PHP Developer
3 24 (21.24%) Web Developer
4 15 (13.27%) Software Developer
5 13 (11.50%) Java Developer
6 10 (8.85%) .NET Developer
7 9 (7.96%) PHP Web Developer
8 8 (7.08%) Junior
8 8 (7.08%) Junior Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Junior Web Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Junior PHP Web Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Junior PHP Developer
10 6 (5.31%) C# Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Drupal Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (5.31%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (2.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 3 (2.65%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (2.65%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (78.76%) HTML
2 67 (59.29%) CSS
3 52 (46.02%) jQuery
4 47 (41.59%) .NET
5 31 (27.43%) HTML5
6 22 (19.47%) Ajax
7 19 (16.81%) .NET Framework
8 18 (15.93%) ASP.NET
9 16 (14.16%) XHTML
9 16 (14.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (13.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 15 (13.27%) XML
11 14 (12.39%) Symfony
12 12 (10.62%) Flash
13 9 (7.96%) LAMP
14 7 (6.19%) REST
14 7 (6.19%) Spring
15 6 (5.31%) JSON
15 6 (5.31%) WinForms
15 6 (5.31%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) Social Network
2 6 (5.31%) Open Source
3 3 (2.65%) Social Media
3 3 (2.65%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.65%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.77%) Kindle
4 2 (1.77%) iPhone
5 1 (0.88%) RIA
5 1 (0.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.93%) Linux
2 6 (5.31%) Android
3 4 (3.54%) Windows
4 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.77%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.78%) MVC
2 22 (19.47%) OO
3 12 (10.62%) Content Management
3 12 (10.62%) SEO
4 10 (8.85%) Software Engineering
5 9 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (7.96%) TDD
5 9 (7.96%) Web Development
6 8 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (6.19%) E-Commerce
7 7 (6.19%) OOP
8 5 (4.42%) Scrum
9 4 (3.54%) Low Latency
10 3 (2.65%) Unit Testing
10 3 (2.65%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (1.77%) Project Management
11 2 (1.77%) Service Delivery
11 2 (1.77%) CRM
11 2 (1.77%) Logistics
11 2 (1.77%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 74 (65.49%) JavaScript
2 43 (38.05%) Java
3 37 (32.74%) C#
4 27 (23.89%) SQL
5 15 (13.27%) PHP5
5 15 (13.27%) C++
6 6 (5.31%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.31%) Objective-C
7 5 (4.42%) Perl
8 2 (1.77%) C
8 2 (1.77%) Ruby
8 2 (1.77%) Groovy
9 1 (0.88%) Erlang
9 1 (0.88%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (5.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 21 (18.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.85%) Facebook
2 10 (8.85%) Twitter
3 9 (7.96%) Zend
4 8 (7.08%) Google
5 2 (1.77%) Adobe
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle
6 1 (0.88%) SAP
6 1 (0.88%) Apple
6 1 (0.88%) JD Edwards
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