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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 38 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 61 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.00% 3.01% 3.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.85% 5.14% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 58 37 36
Average salary £31,558 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.90% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,300 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £35,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
562 740 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 46.10% 58.54% 52.61%
Number of salaries quoted 500 653 502
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PHP
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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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +23 53 £31,615 -2.72% 9
West Wales -5 5 £31,000 -22.50% 4
North Wales +2 3 £28,000 -6.66% 1
PHP
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PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 76 (87.36%) HTML
2 48 (55.17%) CSS
3 44 (50.57%) JavaScript
4 35 (40.23%) SQL
5 29 (33.33%) jQuery
6 28 (32.18%) SQL Server
7 27 (31.03%) MySQL
8 26 (29.89%) HTML5
9 24 (27.59%) SEO
10 21 (24.14%) Symfony
11 20 (22.99%) .NET
12 19 (21.84%) Content Management
13 18 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 18 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (20.69%) Java
14 17 (19.54%) Ajax
15 16 (18.39%) C#
16 14 (16.09%) Linux
16 14 (16.09%) Social Network
16 14 (16.09%) Relational Database
17 13 (14.94%) CSS3
17 13 (14.94%) LAMP
17 13 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
18 12 (13.79%) ISO 9001
18 12 (13.79%) Facebook
18 12 (13.79%) Twitter
18 12 (13.79%) PHP5
19 11 (12.64%) CMS
19 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
20 10 (11.49%) Subversion

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 11 (12.64%) CMS
2 4 (4.60%) Apache
3 2 (2.30%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) FTP
1 1 (1.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.18%) SQL Server
2 27 (31.03%) MySQL
3 18 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (16.09%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.30%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (11.49%) Subversion
2 9 (10.34%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.60%) Xcode
4 1 (1.15%) NUnit
4 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.15%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.15%) Behat
General
1 9 (10.34%) Back Office
2 8 (9.20%) Marketing
3 3 (3.45%) Retail
3 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 79 (90.80%) Developer
2 47 (54.02%) PHP Developer
3 21 (24.14%) Web Developer
3 21 (24.14%) Software Developer
4 14 (16.09%) Senior Developer
5 11 (12.64%) Senior PHP Developer
6 8 (9.20%) Junior
6 8 (9.20%) Junior Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (5.75%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Junior Software Developer
8 5 (5.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Coordinator
10 3 (3.45%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Junior PHP Developer
11 2 (2.30%) Analyst
11 2 (2.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 2 (2.30%) Designer
11 2 (2.30%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (87.36%) HTML
2 48 (55.17%) CSS
3 29 (33.33%) jQuery
4 26 (29.89%) HTML5
5 21 (24.14%) Symfony
6 20 (22.99%) .NET
7 17 (19.54%) Ajax
8 13 (14.94%) CSS3
8 13 (14.94%) LAMP
9 8 (9.20%) Zend Framework
10 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET
10 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (6.90%) .NET Framework
10 6 (6.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (5.75%) XHTML
12 4 (4.60%) Qt
12 4 (4.60%) LESS
13 3 (3.45%) Sass
13 3 (3.45%) Flash
13 3 (3.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.09%) Social Network
2 10 (11.49%) Kindle
2 10 (11.49%) Social Media
3 4 (4.60%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.30%) Clustering
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.09%) Linux
2 4 (4.60%) Windows
2 4 (4.60%) Android
3 2 (2.30%) Debian
4 1 (1.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.59%) SEO
2 19 (21.84%) Content Management
3 13 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (11.49%) Software Engineering
5 9 (10.34%) Web Development
6 7 (8.05%) MVC
7 6 (6.90%) OOP
8 5 (5.75%) TDD
8 5 (5.75%) OO
9 4 (4.60%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (4.60%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.60%) Web Design
9 4 (4.60%) Low Latency
10 3 (3.45%) Scrum
10 3 (3.45%) Email Marketing
10 3 (3.45%) Resource Management
10 3 (3.45%) Web Marketing
10 3 (3.45%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.45%) ERP
10 3 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 44 (50.57%) JavaScript
2 35 (40.23%) SQL
3 18 (20.69%) Java
4 16 (18.39%) C#
5 12 (13.79%) PHP5
6 8 (9.20%) C++
7 5 (5.75%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.60%) Objective-C
8 4 (4.60%) Perl
9 2 (2.30%) VB
9 2 (2.30%) C
9 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.15%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) OCP
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.30%) SAP Certification
2 2 (2.30%) RHCE
2 2 (2.30%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.15%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.79%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (13.79%) Facebook
1 12 (13.79%) Twitter
2 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.49%) Google
4 9 (10.34%) Zend
5 5 (5.75%) SAP
5 5 (5.75%) Oracle
5 5 (5.75%) Adobe
6 3 (3.45%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.30%) Sun
7 2 (2.30%) HP
7 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.30%) VMware
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Acorn
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Acorn
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Acorn
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bridgend
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Denbighshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 22 days ago
South Wales
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago