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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 49 55 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs citing PHP 59 38 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.46% 3.51% 5.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.22% 5.92% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 58 37 58
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £21,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £33,700 £36,000
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
718 642 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 54.23% 59.33% 61.12%
Number of salaries quoted 635 576 608
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £47,000
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +4 51 £32,500 +8.33% 12
North Wales - 7 £30,000 - 6
West Wales - 1 - - 1
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 69 (55.65%) HTML
2 63 (50.81%) JavaScript
3 55 (44.35%) CSS
4 49 (39.52%) MySQL
5 44 (35.48%) Java
6 42 (33.87%) jQuery
7 41 (33.06%) HTML5
7 41 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (27.42%) SQL
9 27 (21.77%) C++
9 27 (21.77%) OO
9 27 (21.77%) MVC
10 26 (20.97%) OOP
11 24 (19.35%) Linux
12 23 (18.55%) Python
12 23 (18.55%) Web Development
13 22 (17.74%) Git (software)
14 19 (15.32%) .NET
14 19 (15.32%) SQL Server
14 19 (15.32%) C#
15 17 (13.71%) Apache
15 17 (13.71%) CSS3
16 16 (12.90%) REST
16 16 (12.90%) XML
17 15 (12.10%) TDD
17 15 (12.10%) Ajax
18 14 (11.29%) Scrum
18 14 (11.29%) E-Commerce
19 13 (10.48%) JSON
19 13 (10.48%) Continuous Integration

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 17 (13.71%) Apache
2 9 (7.26%) CMS
3 7 (5.65%) WordPress
3 7 (5.65%) Node.js
3 7 (5.65%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.03%) Joomla!
5 3 (2.42%) IIS
6 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.61%) concrete5
7 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.81%) Fireworks
1 1 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.03%) SaaS
2 5 (4.03%) PaaS
3 2 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.06%) HTTP
1 10 (8.06%) Intranet
2 8 (6.45%) Network Security
3 7 (5.65%) Internet
4 6 (4.84%) SSH
4 6 (4.84%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.23%) Firewall
6 3 (2.42%) SSL
6 3 (2.42%) LAN
6 3 (2.42%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (2.42%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.81%) VLAN
8 1 (0.81%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.81%) Wireless
8 1 (0.81%) WAN
8 1 (0.81%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.81%) SNMP
8 1 (0.81%) SAN
8 1 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (39.52%) MySQL
2 19 (15.32%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.68%) MongoDB
4 8 (6.45%) Big Data
4 8 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (5.65%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.65%) CouchDB
6 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.61%) MS Access
6 2 (1.61%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (17.74%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.26%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.65%) Apache Ivy
3 7 (5.65%) Mockito
3 7 (5.65%) Gradle
3 7 (5.65%) Spock
3 7 (5.65%) JUnit
4 5 (4.03%) Xcode
5 4 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.23%) Selenium
6 3 (2.42%) Maven
7 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.61%) JIRA
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.81%) MorphX
8 1 (0.81%) Mocha
8 1 (0.81%) PhantomJS
General
1 10 (8.06%) Advertising
1 10 (8.06%) Marketing
2 5 (4.03%) Finance
3 3 (2.42%) Welsh Language
4 2 (1.61%) Games
4 2 (1.61%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 101 (81.45%) Developer
2 41 (33.06%) PHP Developer
3 19 (15.32%) Web Developer
4 17 (13.71%) Java Developer
5 14 (11.29%) Senior Developer
5 14 (11.29%) Software Developer
6 7 (5.65%) Programmer
6 7 (5.65%) Software Engineer
7 6 (4.84%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (4.84%) Senior PHP Developer
8 5 (4.03%) PHP Programmer
8 5 (4.03%) Junior Developer
8 5 (4.03%) Junior
8 5 (4.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (4.03%) iOS Developer
9 4 (3.23%) Junior PHP Developer
9 4 (3.23%) PHP Web Developer
10 3 (2.42%) Junior Web Developer
10 3 (2.42%) Security Engineer
10 3 (2.42%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (55.65%) HTML
2 55 (44.35%) CSS
3 42 (33.87%) jQuery
4 41 (33.06%) HTML5
5 19 (15.32%) .NET
6 17 (13.71%) CSS3
7 16 (12.90%) XML
7 16 (12.90%) REST
8 15 (12.10%) Ajax
9 13 (10.48%) JSON
10 11 (8.87%) Spring
11 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET
12 7 (5.65%) Hibernate
12 7 (5.65%) Grails
12 7 (5.65%) Yii
12 7 (5.65%) D3.js
12 7 (5.65%) Apache Cordova
13 6 (4.84%) Zend Framework
14 5 (4.03%) Sass
14 5 (4.03%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.65%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.65%) Data Structures
2 7 (5.65%) Algorithms
3 5 (4.03%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.61%) Grid Computing
4 2 (1.61%) User Experience
4 2 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.81%) EPoS
5 1 (0.81%) GIS
5 1 (0.81%) RIA
5 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.81%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.35%) Linux
2 10 (8.06%) UNIX
3 8 (6.45%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.03%) Android
5 4 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.42%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.81%) Windows
7 1 (0.81%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (21.77%) OO
2 27 (21.77%) MVC
3 26 (20.97%) OOP
4 23 (18.55%) Web Development
5 15 (12.10%) TDD
6 14 (11.29%) Scrum
6 14 (11.29%) E-Commerce
7 13 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (8.87%) BDD
8 11 (8.87%) Software Engineering
9 10 (8.06%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (7.26%) Web Design
11 8 (6.45%) OOD
12 7 (5.65%) Release Management
12 7 (5.65%) iOS Development
12 7 (5.65%) Microservices
13 6 (4.84%) Mobile Marketing
14 5 (4.03%) Multithreading
14 5 (4.03%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 63 (50.81%) JavaScript
2 44 (35.48%) Java
3 34 (27.42%) SQL
4 27 (21.77%) C++
5 23 (18.55%) Python
6 19 (15.32%) C#
7 12 (9.68%) PHP5
8 8 (6.45%) Ruby
8 8 (6.45%) Perl
9 7 (5.65%) Objective-C
9 7 (5.65%) Groovy
10 5 (4.03%) Erlang
10 5 (4.03%) C
10 5 (4.03%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.42%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.42%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.61%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.81%) X++
13 1 (0.81%) VBScript
13 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (8.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.45%) QA
2 3 (2.42%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.61%) Snort
2 1 (0.81%) Squid
2 1 (0.81%) Xen
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.81%) NFS
2 1 (0.81%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) Nagios
1 3 (2.42%) Zenoss
1 3 (2.42%) Puppet
1 3 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.81%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (8.06%) Zend
2 9 (7.26%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.65%) TOWER Software
4 4 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.23%) Oracle
5 3 (2.42%) Apple
6 2 (1.61%) SAP
6 2 (1.61%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.81%) IBM
7 1 (0.81%) Adobe
7 1 (0.81%) EMC
7 1 (0.81%) Sage
7 1 (0.81%) VMware
Rhyl, Clwyd
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Avance Consulting
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Swansea
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 23 hours ago
Rhyl
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Salary: From £32,277 to £36,309 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Denbighshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Penarth, South Glamorgan
ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago