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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 33 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 70 50 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.34% 3.78% 4.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.06% 7.05% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 68 45 38
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,850 £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
633 709 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.32% 53.55% 50.70%
Number of salaries quoted 562 653 468
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 22 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 22 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 +5 52 £34,000 +13.33% 10
North Wales - 10 £30,000 - 1
West Wales +7 3 £27,500 +3.77% 1
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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 85 (75.89%) HTML
2 74 (66.07%) JavaScript
3 63 (56.25%) CSS
4 56 (50.00%) jQuery
5 50 (44.64%) .NET
6 49 (43.75%) Java
7 39 (34.82%) C#
8 34 (30.36%) SQL Server
9 33 (29.46%) MySQL
9 33 (29.46%) HTML5
10 29 (25.89%) MVC
11 26 (23.21%) OO
12 24 (21.43%) SQL
13 23 (20.54%) Ajax
14 21 (18.75%) Microsoft
15 20 (17.86%) .NET Framework
16 19 (16.96%) ASP.NET
16 19 (16.96%) Linux
17 17 (15.18%) XHTML
17 17 (15.18%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 16 (14.29%) XML
18 16 (14.29%) C++
19 14 (12.50%) Flash
19 14 (12.50%) PHP5
20 13 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
20 13 (11.61%) Software Engineering
21 11 (9.82%) TDD
21 11 (9.82%) LAMP
22 10 (8.93%) CMS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (8.93%) CMS
2 7 (6.25%) Drupal
3 5 (4.46%) WordPress
4 4 (3.57%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.68%) Node.js
5 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.79%) Apache
6 2 (1.79%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.79%) concrete5
6 2 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Magento
2 1 (0.89%) Shopify
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) GitHub
1 4 (3.57%) Basecamp
1 4 (3.57%) Trello
2 3 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.79%) Office 365
3 2 (1.79%) SaaS
4 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) Intranet
1 3 (2.68%) Internet
1 3 (2.68%) HTTP
2 1 (0.89%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (0.89%) SSL
2 1 (0.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.36%) SQL Server
2 33 (29.46%) MySQL
3 8 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.25%) Big Data
5 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.68%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.68%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.68%) CouchDB
6 3 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (8.93%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.36%) Xcode
2 6 (5.36%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.46%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.57%) NUnit
4 4 (3.57%) Subversion
4 4 (3.57%) Behat
4 4 (3.57%) MSTest
4 4 (3.57%) PHPUnit
4 4 (3.57%) Moq
4 4 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.68%) Gradle
5 3 (2.68%) Apache Ivy
5 3 (2.68%) Mockito
5 3 (2.68%) JUnit
6 2 (1.79%) JIRA
6 2 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.89%) Maven
7 1 (0.89%) Selenium
General
1 3 (2.68%) Back Office
2 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.79%) Marketing
2 2 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (0.89%) Welsh Language
3 1 (0.89%) Finance
3 1 (0.89%) Advertising
3 1 (0.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 103 (91.96%) Developer
2 44 (39.29%) PHP Developer
3 23 (20.54%) Web Developer
4 16 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 11 (9.82%) PHP Web Developer
5 11 (9.82%) Junior Developer
5 11 (9.82%) Software Developer
5 11 (9.82%) Junior
6 9 (8.04%) .NET Developer
6 9 (8.04%) Junior PHP Developer
7 8 (7.14%) Junior PHP Web Developer
7 8 (7.14%) Junior Web Developer
8 7 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
8 7 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.36%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.36%) Drupal Developer
9 6 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (2.68%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 3 (2.68%) Software Engineer
11 2 (1.79%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (75.89%) HTML
2 63 (56.25%) CSS
3 56 (50.00%) jQuery
4 50 (44.64%) .NET
5 33 (29.46%) HTML5
6 23 (20.54%) Ajax
7 20 (17.86%) .NET Framework
8 19 (16.96%) ASP.NET
9 17 (15.18%) XHTML
9 17 (15.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 16 (14.29%) XML
11 14 (12.50%) Flash
12 11 (9.82%) LAMP
13 9 (8.04%) Spring
13 9 (8.04%) Symfony
14 8 (7.14%) REST
15 6 (5.36%) WinForms
15 6 (5.36%) JSON
15 6 (5.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.36%) Open Source
2 4 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.68%) Social Media
3 3 (2.68%) Social Network
4 2 (1.79%) iPhone
4 2 (1.79%) Kindle
4 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.89%) RIA
5 1 (0.89%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.89%) NHS
5 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.96%) Linux
2 6 (5.36%) Android
3 4 (3.57%) Windows
4 3 (2.68%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.89%) MVC
2 26 (23.21%) OO
3 13 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (11.61%) Software Engineering
4 11 (9.82%) TDD
5 9 (8.04%) OOP
5 9 (8.04%) Web Development
6 8 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 7 (6.25%) SEO
7 7 (6.25%) Scrum
8 6 (5.36%) Content Management
8 6 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.57%) Low Latency
10 3 (2.68%) Release Management
11 2 (1.79%) CRM
11 2 (1.79%) Service Delivery
11 2 (1.79%) Project Management
11 2 (1.79%) Logistics
11 2 (1.79%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 74 (66.07%) JavaScript
2 49 (43.75%) Java
3 39 (34.82%) C#
4 24 (21.43%) SQL
5 16 (14.29%) C++
6 14 (12.50%) PHP5
7 7 (6.25%) Perl
8 6 (5.36%) Objective-C
8 6 (5.36%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.46%) Python
10 4 (3.57%) C
10 4 (3.57%) Ruby
11 3 (2.68%) Groovy
12 2 (1.79%) Erlang
13 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.89%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.79%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 21 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.14%) Zend
3 6 (5.36%) Facebook
3 6 (5.36%) Twitter
4 4 (3.57%) Google
5 2 (1.79%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.89%) Apple
6 1 (0.89%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.89%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.89%) SAP
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle
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