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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 35 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 82 66 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.92% 4.91% 3.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.39% 10.31% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 78 63 40
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £41,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
720 640 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 51.99% 47.58% 53.92%
Number of salaries quoted 597 572 618
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +11 76 £35,000 +2.94% 5
North Wales -4 1 £35,000 +16.66%
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 95 (57.23%) JavaScript
2 87 (52.41%) HTML
3 76 (45.78%) CSS
4 66 (39.76%) MySQL
5 47 (28.31%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (28.31%) MVC
6 44 (26.51%) jQuery
7 43 (25.90%) HTML5
8 38 (22.89%) Linux
9 33 (19.88%) OOP
9 33 (19.88%) CSS3
9 33 (19.88%) Computer Science
10 32 (19.28%) Degree
11 31 (18.67%) SQL
12 30 (18.07%) C#
13 29 (17.47%) Java
14 28 (16.87%) Web Development
15 27 (16.27%) Scrum
16 25 (15.06%) Telecoms
17 24 (14.46%) OO
18 23 (13.86%) MS Excel
18 23 (13.86%) Zend
19 20 (12.05%) Python
19 20 (12.05%) Microsoft
20 19 (11.45%) C++
20 19 (11.45%) Git (software)
21 18 (10.84%) Ruby
21 18 (10.84%) MongoDB
21 18 (10.84%) Responsive Web Design
22 17 (10.24%) Test Automation

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (6.63%) Apache
2 10 (6.02%) Node.js
3 4 (2.41%) JBoss
3 4 (2.41%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.81%) CMS
4 3 (1.81%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.60%) Drupal
5 1 (0.60%) WordPress
5 1 (0.60%) concrete5
Applications
1 23 (13.86%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.01%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (4.22%) Magento
2 4 (2.41%) Sage 200
3 2 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.60%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.42%) GitHub
2 6 (3.61%) PaaS
3 5 (3.01%) SaaS
4 2 (1.20%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.04%) Broadband
1 15 (9.04%) DHCP
1 15 (9.04%) Ethernet
1 15 (9.04%) SNMP
1 15 (9.04%) OSPF
1 15 (9.04%) BGP
1 15 (9.04%) VRRP
2 13 (7.83%) 802.11
2 13 (7.83%) GPON
3 9 (5.42%) HTTP
4 3 (1.81%) SSL
4 3 (1.81%) Intranet
4 3 (1.81%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (1.81%) Firewall
4 3 (1.81%) SSH
5 2 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.20%) tcpdump
5 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (39.76%) MySQL
2 18 (10.84%) MongoDB
3 16 (9.64%) Big Data
4 15 (9.04%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.82%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (3.61%) Data Mining
7 6 (3.61%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.81%) HPCC
9 3 (1.81%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.60%) Riak
10 1 (0.60%) Voldemort
10 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (11.45%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.64%) Selenium
3 13 (7.83%) Subversion
4 12 (7.23%) Mercurial
5 10 (6.02%) Cucumber
5 10 (6.02%) Behat
5 10 (6.02%) JIRA
6 3 (1.81%) Grunt
6 3 (1.81%) gulp
7 2 (1.20%) Bower
7 2 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.60%) JUnit
8 1 (0.60%) jMock
8 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.60%) Mockito
General
1 25 (15.06%) Telecoms
2 16 (9.64%) Marketing
3 14 (8.43%) Advertising
4 13 (7.83%) Back Office
5 11 (6.63%) Finance
6 3 (1.81%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.81%) Welsh Language
7 2 (1.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 110 (66.27%) Developer
2 65 (39.16%) PHP Developer
3 22 (13.25%) Analyst
4 21 (12.65%) Web Developer
5 15 (9.04%) NOC Engineer
5 15 (9.04%) Senior NOC Engineer
6 12 (7.23%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.02%) Test Analyst
7 10 (6.02%) Software Developer
7 10 (6.02%) QA Analyst
7 10 (6.02%) Quality Analyst
8 9 (5.42%) Principal Engineer
8 9 (5.42%) QA Tester
8 9 (5.42%) Tester
8 9 (5.42%) Software Engineer
9 8 (4.82%) Junior
9 8 (4.82%) Junior Developer
10 7 (4.22%) Graduate
10 7 (4.22%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (4.22%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (52.41%) HTML
2 76 (45.78%) CSS
3 44 (26.51%) jQuery
4 43 (25.90%) HTML5
5 33 (19.88%) CSS3
6 15 (9.04%) Zend Framework
7 14 (8.43%) .NET
7 14 (8.43%) Web Services
8 13 (7.83%) 802.1X
9 12 (7.23%) AngularJS
10 11 (6.63%) XML
10 11 (6.63%) Laravel
10 11 (6.63%) RESTful
11 10 (6.02%) Ajax
12 9 (5.42%) Backbone.js
12 9 (5.42%) REST
12 9 (5.42%) Ember.js
13 7 (4.22%) SOAP
14 6 (3.61%) JSON
14 6 (3.61%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.88%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.83%) User Experience
3 4 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.41%) Life Science
4 3 (1.81%) Social Media
4 3 (1.81%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.81%) Clustering
5 2 (1.20%) DTV
5 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.20%) Grid Computing
5 2 (1.20%) Social Network
5 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.20%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.60%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 38 (22.89%) Linux
2 10 (6.02%) UNIX
3 8 (4.82%) Android
3 8 (4.82%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.61%) Windows
5 3 (1.81%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (28.31%) MVC
1 47 (28.31%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (19.88%) OOP
3 28 (16.87%) Web Development
4 27 (16.27%) Scrum
5 24 (14.46%) OO
6 18 (10.84%) Responsive Web Design
7 17 (10.24%) Test Automation
8 16 (9.64%) Automated Testing
9 15 (9.04%) E-Commerce
9 15 (9.04%) SDLC
10 14 (8.43%) Web Design
10 14 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (6.63%) Software Engineering
11 11 (6.63%) OO PHP
12 10 (6.02%) Software Testing
12 10 (6.02%) ETL
13 9 (5.42%) TDD
13 9 (5.42%) Data Management
14 7 (4.22%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (57.23%) JavaScript
2 31 (18.67%) SQL
3 30 (18.07%) C#
4 29 (17.47%) Java
5 20 (12.05%) Python
6 19 (11.45%) C++
7 18 (10.84%) Ruby
8 12 (7.23%) Perl
9 11 (6.63%) PHP5
10 8 (4.82%) Objective-C
11 7 (4.22%) Bash Shell
12 6 (3.61%) VB.NET
13 5 (3.01%) C
14 4 (2.41%) T-SQL
14 4 (2.41%) VB
14 4 (2.41%) VB6
14 4 (2.41%) Go
15 3 (1.81%) Erlang
16 1 (0.60%) Scala
16 1 (0.60%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 32 (19.28%) Degree
2 15 (9.04%) CCNA
2 15 (9.04%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.02%) HND
3 10 (6.02%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.43%) QA
2 3 (1.81%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.20%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) cPanel
Vendors
1 23 (13.86%) Zend
2 20 (12.05%) Microsoft
3 15 (9.04%) Cisco
4 11 (6.63%) Facebook
4 11 (6.63%) Twitter
5 9 (5.42%) Google
6 7 (4.22%) TOWER Software
7 6 (3.61%) Oracle
8 5 (3.01%) Adobe
9 4 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.81%) Apple
11 2 (1.20%) SAP
11 2 (1.20%) PayPal
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