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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 37 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 67 45 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.31% 3.24% 3.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.40% 5.42% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 61 42 30
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,525 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
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
644 831 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 51.07% 59.78% 50.73%
Number of salaries quoted 545 763 537
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 October 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 October 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 +27 58 £35,000 +14.75% 9
North Wales +3 4 £30,000 +7.14% 1
West Wales -1 3 £27,500 +1.85%
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 89 (68.46%) HTML
2 76 (58.46%) JavaScript
3 65 (50.00%) CSS
4 63 (48.46%) Java
5 59 (45.38%) jQuery
6 57 (43.85%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (32.31%) HTML5
8 39 (30.00%) .NET
8 39 (30.00%) MySQL
9 37 (28.46%) C#
9 37 (28.46%) MVC
10 35 (26.92%) SQL
11 34 (26.15%) SQL Server
12 32 (24.62%) OO
13 25 (19.23%) XML
13 25 (19.23%) Ajax
14 24 (18.46%) Linux
15 22 (16.92%) Microsoft
16 19 (14.62%) C++
17 17 (13.08%) Web Development
17 17 (13.08%) .NET Framework
18 16 (12.31%) Spring
18 16 (12.31%) Git (software)
18 16 (12.31%) REST
18 16 (12.31%) ASP.NET
18 16 (12.31%) TDD
19 15 (11.54%) Scrum
19 15 (11.54%) OOP
19 15 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
20 14 (10.77%) Software Engineering

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 9 (6.92%) CMS
1 9 (6.92%) Apache
2 8 (6.15%) Node.js
2 8 (6.15%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (4.62%) WordPress
3 6 (4.62%) Drupal
4 4 (3.08%) Umbraco
4 4 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.54%) concrete5
5 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.54%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.77%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Magento
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.77%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.85%) GitHub
3 4 (3.08%) Basecamp
3 4 (3.08%) Trello
4 3 (2.31%) SaaS
4 3 (2.31%) PaaS
5 2 (1.54%) Office 365
6 1 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.38%) Intranet
2 6 (4.62%) HTTP
3 5 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.85%) Internet
4 2 (1.54%) tcpdump
4 2 (1.54%) Firewall
5 1 (0.77%) Wireless
5 1 (0.77%) SSH
5 1 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.77%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.77%) SNMP
5 1 (0.77%) SSL
5 1 (0.77%) VPN
5 1 (0.77%) DNS
5 1 (0.77%) LAN
5 1 (0.77%) WAN
5 1 (0.77%) SAN
5 1 (0.77%) VLAN
5 1 (0.77%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.77%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (30.00%) MySQL
2 34 (26.15%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.69%) Big Data
4 8 (6.15%) MongoDB
4 8 (6.15%) Hadoop
4 8 (6.15%) CouchDB
4 8 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (6.15%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.77%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 16 (12.31%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.46%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.15%) Mockito
3 8 (6.15%) JUnit
3 8 (6.15%) Eclipse
3 8 (6.15%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (6.15%) Spock
3 8 (6.15%) Gradle
4 5 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.08%) Moq
5 4 (3.08%) MSTest
5 4 (3.08%) Selenium
5 4 (3.08%) NUnit
6 3 (2.31%) Subversion
6 3 (2.31%) Maven
6 3 (2.31%) PHPUnit
6 3 (2.31%) Behat
7 2 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.54%) JIRA
7 2 (1.54%) Xcode
General
1 7 (5.38%) Marketing
2 5 (3.85%) Advertising
3 3 (2.31%) Finance
4 2 (1.54%) Retail
4 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.54%) Games
4 2 (1.54%) Back Office
5 1 (0.77%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 114 (87.69%) Developer
2 43 (33.08%) PHP Developer
3 25 (19.23%) Java Developer
4 20 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 13 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 10 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
6 10 (7.69%) Junior
6 10 (7.69%) Junior Developer
7 9 (6.92%) Junior PHP Developer
8 8 (6.15%) Junior PHP Web Developer
8 8 (6.15%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.15%) Junior Web Developer
9 7 (5.38%) Software Engineer
9 7 (5.38%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (4.62%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.85%) C# Developer
11 5 (3.85%) Drupal Developer
11 5 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
12 4 (3.08%) Systems Developer
13 3 (2.31%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (68.46%) HTML
2 65 (50.00%) CSS
3 59 (45.38%) jQuery
4 42 (32.31%) HTML5
5 39 (30.00%) .NET
6 25 (19.23%) XML
6 25 (19.23%) Ajax
7 17 (13.08%) .NET Framework
8 16 (12.31%) Spring
8 16 (12.31%) REST
8 16 (12.31%) ASP.NET
9 14 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (10.77%) XHTML
10 13 (10.00%) CSS3
10 13 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 12 (9.23%) JSON
12 11 (8.46%) Flash
13 9 (6.92%) LAMP
14 8 (6.15%) D3.js
14 8 (6.15%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.62%) Open Source
4 4 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.54%) iPhone
5 2 (1.54%) Social Network
5 2 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.54%) User Experience
6 1 (0.77%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.77%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.77%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.77%) GIS
6 1 (0.77%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.77%) RIA
6 1 (0.77%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.46%) Linux
2 9 (6.92%) UNIX
3 4 (3.08%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.31%) Android
5 2 (1.54%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.77%) CentOS
6 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (43.85%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (28.46%) MVC
3 32 (24.62%) OO
4 17 (13.08%) Web Development
5 16 (12.31%) TDD
6 15 (11.54%) Scrum
6 15 (11.54%) OOP
6 15 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (10.77%) Software Engineering
8 12 (9.23%) E-Commerce
9 10 (7.69%) Web Design
10 9 (6.92%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (6.15%) Release Management
11 8 (6.15%) Microservices
12 7 (5.38%) BDD
13 5 (3.85%) Content Management
14 4 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (3.08%) Test Automation
14 4 (3.08%) Performance Testing
14 4 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 76 (58.46%) JavaScript
2 63 (48.46%) Java
3 37 (28.46%) C#
4 35 (26.92%) SQL
5 19 (14.62%) C++
6 12 (9.23%) Python
7 10 (7.69%) PHP5
8 8 (6.15%) Groovy
9 7 (5.38%) Ruby
10 6 (4.62%) C
11 5 (3.85%) Erlang
12 4 (3.08%) Perl
13 2 (1.54%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.54%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.54%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.77%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (8.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Samba
1 1 (0.77%) Snort
1 1 (0.77%) NFS
1 1 (0.77%) Squid
1 1 (0.77%) Xen
1 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.92%) Zend
3 4 (3.08%) TOWER Software
4 3 (2.31%) Oracle
4 3 (2.31%) Google
4 3 (2.31%) Facebook
4 3 (2.31%) Twitter
5 2 (1.54%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.77%) VMware
6 1 (0.77%) SAP
6 1 (0.77%) IBM
6 1 (0.77%) Adobe
6 1 (0.77%) EMC
6 1 (0.77%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.77%) Apple
6 1 (0.77%) JD Edwards
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