The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
UK / Wales
Rank 29 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 81 54 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 7.44% 4.30% 4.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.46% 8.61% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 68 45 55
Median salary £35,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £21,900 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
602 627 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.33% 49.92% 54.48%
Number of salaries quoted 531 536 653
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

PHP Salary Histogram in Wales

PHP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +35 75 £35,500 +1.42% 8
West Wales -6 5 - -
Mid Wales - 1 - -
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for PHP.

1 102 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 97 (63.40%) HTML
3 83 (54.25%) CSS
4 66 (43.14%) MySQL
5 58 (37.91%) HTML5
6 56 (36.60%) jQuery
7 52 (33.99%) Java
8 49 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (24.84%) Linux
10 37 (24.18%) Web Development
11 32 (20.92%) CSS3
11 32 (20.92%) Python
12 31 (20.26%) OO
12 31 (20.26%) Objective-C
13 29 (18.95%) SDLC
14 28 (18.30%) MVC
14 28 (18.30%) SQL
14 28 (18.30%) Git (software)
15 27 (17.65%) Android
15 27 (17.65%) .NET
16 26 (16.99%) Node.js
17 25 (16.34%) C#
17 25 (16.34%) C++
17 25 (16.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 23 (15.03%) Mobile App
18 23 (15.03%) Scrum
18 23 (15.03%) Apple iOS
19 22 (14.38%) OOP
20 20 (13.07%) Laravel
20 20 (13.07%) TDD

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (8.50%) JBoss
2 10 (6.54%) WordPress
3 9 (5.88%) Apache
4 7 (4.58%) CMS
4 7 (4.58%) ColdFusion
5 5 (3.27%) concrete5
5 5 (3.27%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.96%) IIS
6 3 (1.96%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.31%) Confluence
7 2 (1.31%) nginx
7 2 (1.31%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (5.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.27%) Adobe After Effects
2 5 (3.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (3.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (3.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.61%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.27%) MailChimp
3 4 (2.61%) SaaS
4 2 (1.31%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.31%) IaaS
4 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.65%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.88%) HTTP
2 8 (5.23%) Internet
3 2 (1.31%) Firewall
3 2 (1.31%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (43.14%) MySQL
2 17 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 14 (9.15%) MongoDB
4 11 (7.19%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (6.54%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.27%) Big Data
7 4 (2.61%) HPCC
8 3 (1.96%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.96%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.31%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.65%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (18.30%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.88%) JUnit
3 7 (4.58%) Cucumber
3 7 (4.58%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.92%) Grunt
4 6 (3.92%) gulp
4 6 (3.92%) webpack
5 5 (3.27%) Dreamweaver
5 5 (3.27%) Mockito
5 5 (3.27%) Spock
6 4 (2.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.96%) MSTest
7 3 (1.96%) NUnit
7 3 (1.96%) VersionOne
8 2 (1.31%) Hudson
8 2 (1.31%) JIRA
8 2 (1.31%) Selenium
8 2 (1.31%) TestLink
9 1 (0.65%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 17 (11.11%) Finance
2 14 (9.15%) Marketing
2 14 (9.15%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.88%) Games
4 5 (3.27%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.61%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.31%) Advertising
7 1 (0.65%) Legal
7 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 114 (74.51%) Developer
2 54 (35.29%) PHP Developer
3 30 (19.61%) Web Developer
4 23 (15.03%) Software Developer
5 12 (7.84%) Senior Developer
6 10 (6.54%) Designer
6 10 (6.54%) Senior PHP Developer
6 10 (6.54%) Web Designer
7 9 (5.88%) Agile Developer
8 8 (5.23%) Analyst
8 8 (5.23%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (5.23%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.23%) Test Engineer
9 7 (4.58%) .NET Developer
10 6 (3.92%) Development Team Leader
10 6 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (3.92%) Team Leader
11 5 (3.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (3.27%) HTML CSS Developer
11 5 (3.27%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (63.40%) HTML
2 83 (54.25%) CSS
3 58 (37.91%) HTML5
4 56 (36.60%) jQuery
5 32 (20.92%) CSS3
6 27 (17.65%) .NET
7 26 (16.99%) Node.js
8 25 (16.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 20 (13.07%) Laravel
10 19 (12.42%) LAMP
11 15 (9.80%) Sass
11 15 (9.80%) XML
12 13 (8.50%) Web Services
13 12 (7.84%) ASP.NET
14 11 (7.19%) React
15 10 (6.54%) XForms
16 9 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
17 8 (5.23%) Ajax
18 6 (3.92%) Hibernate
18 6 (3.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.03%) Mobile App
2 17 (11.11%) User Experience
3 13 (8.50%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.54%) Informatics
4 10 (6.54%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.54%) NHS
5 5 (3.27%) Graphic Design
5 5 (3.27%) iPhone
5 5 (3.27%) Video Editing
6 4 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.61%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.61%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) Fintech
8 1 (0.65%) iPad
8 1 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.84%) Linux
2 27 (17.65%) Android
3 23 (15.03%) Apple iOS
4 13 (8.50%) Unix
5 3 (1.96%) CentOS
5 3 (1.96%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.31%) Windows
6 2 (1.31%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (24.18%) Web Development
3 31 (20.26%) OO
4 29 (18.95%) SDLC
5 28 (18.30%) MVC
6 23 (15.03%) Scrum
7 22 (14.38%) OOP
8 20 (13.07%) TDD
9 18 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 17 (11.11%) DevOps
11 15 (9.80%) Web Design
12 13 (8.50%) High Availability
12 13 (8.50%) Multithreading
12 13 (8.50%) OO PHP
13 12 (7.84%) Typography
14 10 (6.54%) Coaching
14 10 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (6.54%) E-Commerce
15 9 (5.88%) SEO
16 8 (5.23%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 102 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 52 (33.99%) Java
3 32 (20.92%) Python
4 31 (20.26%) Objective-C
5 28 (18.30%) SQL
6 25 (16.34%) C#
6 25 (16.34%) C++
7 15 (9.80%) Ruby
8 10 (6.54%) Perl
9 9 (5.88%) Bash Shell
10 8 (5.23%) C
11 7 (4.58%) Korn
12 6 (3.92%) Apple Swift
12 6 (3.92%) VB.NET
13 5 (3.27%) Groovy
14 3 (1.96%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (7.84%) Degree
2 2 (1.31%) CCNA
2 2 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.31%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.65%) MCP
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.23%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.65%) Varnish
Vendors
1 12 (7.84%) Zend
2 7 (4.58%) Google
2 7 (4.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.92%) Facebook
3 6 (3.92%) Twitter
4 3 (1.96%) Oracle
4 3 (1.96%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.96%) RedGate
5 2 (1.31%) Avaya
5 2 (1.31%) Cisco
5 2 (1.31%) VMware
6 1 (0.65%) Perforce
Wales
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£25K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Chepstow, Stroud
XIST4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Bipsync UK Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum with stock options, company pension
Posted: 4 days ago