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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 47 74 32
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -42
Permanent jobs citing PHP 53 33 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.13% 2.60% 5.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.74% 4.19% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 50 32 61
Average salary £35,000 £29,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -4.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
685 788 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 53.35% 62.00% 60.95%
Number of salaries quoted 612 713 599
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +24 49 £35,000 +16.66% 10
North Wales - 3 £30,000 - 1
West Wales +2 1 - -
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 80 (59.70%) HTML
2 76 (56.72%) JavaScript
3 59 (44.03%) CSS
4 56 (41.79%) Java
5 53 (39.55%) jQuery
6 50 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (34.33%) MySQL
8 44 (32.84%) HTML5
9 42 (31.34%) SQL
10 31 (23.13%) C#
10 31 (23.13%) .NET
11 28 (20.90%) OO
11 28 (20.90%) MVC
12 26 (19.40%) SQL Server
12 26 (19.40%) XML
13 25 (18.66%) Linux
14 24 (17.91%) C++
15 22 (16.42%) Ajax
16 20 (14.93%) OOP
16 20 (14.93%) Python
16 20 (14.93%) Web Development
17 18 (13.43%) TDD
18 16 (11.94%) Spring
19 15 (11.19%) E-Commerce
19 15 (11.19%) Continuous Integration
20 14 (10.45%) Microsoft
20 14 (10.45%) Software Engineering
20 14 (10.45%) Computer Science
20 14 (10.45%) Git (software)
20 14 (10.45%) REST

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (8.96%) CMS
2 11 (8.21%) Apache
3 8 (5.97%) WordPress
3 8 (5.97%) Node.js
3 8 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (4.48%) Joomla!
5 4 (2.99%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.24%) Drupal
6 3 (2.24%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.24%) concrete5
7 2 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.49%) IIS
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 2 (1.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.48%) SaaS
3 5 (3.73%) PaaS
4 4 (2.99%) Basecamp
4 4 (2.99%) Trello
5 2 (1.49%) Office 365
5 2 (1.49%) GitHub
6 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.72%) HTTP
2 8 (5.97%) Intranet
3 6 (4.48%) Internet
3 6 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.99%) Firewall
5 3 (2.24%) SSL
5 3 (2.24%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (2.24%) Network Security
5 3 (2.24%) tcpdump
6 2 (1.49%) LAN
6 2 (1.49%) SSH
6 2 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.75%) VLAN
7 1 (0.75%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.75%) Wireless
7 1 (0.75%) WAN
7 1 (0.75%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.75%) SNMP
7 1 (0.75%) SAN
7 1 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (34.33%) MySQL
2 26 (19.40%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.70%) Big Data
4 9 (6.72%) MongoDB
5 8 (5.97%) Hadoop
5 8 (5.97%) CouchDB
5 8 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.73%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.49%) MS Access
7 2 (1.49%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (10.45%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.21%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.97%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (5.97%) Gradle
3 8 (5.97%) Mockito
3 8 (5.97%) JUnit
3 8 (5.97%) Eclipse
3 8 (5.97%) Spock
4 4 (2.99%) NUnit
4 4 (2.99%) Selenium
4 4 (2.99%) MSTest
4 4 (2.99%) Moq
5 3 (2.24%) Maven
5 3 (2.24%) Xcode
5 3 (2.24%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.49%) JIRA
7 1 (0.75%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.75%) Mocha
7 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (7.46%) Advertising
1 10 (7.46%) Marketing
2 5 (3.73%) Finance
3 3 (2.24%) Welsh Language
3 3 (2.24%) Retail
4 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 112 (83.58%) Developer
2 37 (27.61%) PHP Developer
3 22 (16.42%) Web Developer
3 22 (16.42%) Java Developer
4 16 (11.94%) Software Developer
5 11 (8.21%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.46%) Junior
6 10 (7.46%) Junior Developer
7 9 (6.72%) Programmer
7 9 (6.72%) PHP Web Developer
7 9 (6.72%) Junior PHP Developer
8 8 (5.97%) Junior PHP Web Developer
8 8 (5.97%) Junior Web Developer
9 7 (5.22%) Software Engineer
9 7 (5.22%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (4.48%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (3.73%) PHP Programmer
11 5 (3.73%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 4 (2.99%) Systems Developer
12 4 (2.99%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (59.70%) HTML
2 59 (44.03%) CSS
3 53 (39.55%) jQuery
4 44 (32.84%) HTML5
5 31 (23.13%) .NET
6 26 (19.40%) XML
7 22 (16.42%) Ajax
8 16 (11.94%) Spring
9 14 (10.45%) REST
9 14 (10.45%) CSS3
10 11 (8.21%) JSON
11 10 (7.46%) ASP.NET
11 10 (7.46%) .NET Framework
12 8 (5.97%) Yii
12 8 (5.97%) Grails
12 8 (5.97%) D3.js
12 8 (5.97%) Apache Cordova
12 8 (5.97%) Flash
12 8 (5.97%) Hibernate
13 7 (5.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.45%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.48%) Open Source
3 6 (4.48%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.24%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.24%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.49%) iPhone
5 2 (1.49%) User Experience
5 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.49%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.75%) GIS
6 1 (0.75%) RIA
6 1 (0.75%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.66%) Linux
2 10 (7.46%) UNIX
3 5 (3.73%) Android
4 4 (2.99%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.49%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.49%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (20.90%) OO
2 28 (20.90%) MVC
3 20 (14.93%) OOP
3 20 (14.93%) Web Development
4 18 (13.43%) TDD
5 15 (11.19%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (11.19%) E-Commerce
6 14 (10.45%) Software Engineering
7 13 (9.70%) Scrum
8 10 (7.46%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (6.72%) BDD
9 9 (6.72%) Web Design
10 8 (5.97%) Release Management
10 8 (5.97%) Microservices
11 6 (4.48%) Mobile Marketing
12 5 (3.73%) Android Development
12 5 (3.73%) Time Management
12 5 (3.73%) Project Management
13 4 (2.99%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 76 (56.72%) JavaScript
2 56 (41.79%) Java
3 42 (31.34%) SQL
4 31 (23.13%) C#
5 24 (17.91%) C++
6 20 (14.93%) Python
7 9 (6.72%) PHP5
8 8 (5.97%) Groovy
8 8 (5.97%) Ruby
8 8 (5.97%) Perl
9 6 (4.48%) Erlang
10 5 (3.73%) C
11 4 (2.99%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.99%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.24%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.49%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.49%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.75%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (9.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.99%) QA
2 3 (2.24%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.49%) Snort
2 1 (0.75%) Squid
2 1 (0.75%) Xen
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.75%) NFS
2 1 (0.75%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (1.49%) Nagios
1 2 (1.49%) Zenoss
1 2 (1.49%) Puppet
1 2 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (10.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.48%) Zend
3 5 (3.73%) TOWER Software
4 3 (2.24%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.24%) Oracle
5 2 (1.49%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.75%) SAP
6 1 (0.75%) IBM
6 1 (0.75%) Adobe
6 1 (0.75%) EMC
6 1 (0.75%) Apple
6 1 (0.75%) VMware
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