The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP Developer
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 62 56
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 5 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.02% 1.46% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.49% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 17
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £25,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year - +1.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 480 671 734
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 98.36% 98.10% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 413 586 597
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Cardiff

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Cardiff.

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Cardiff

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Cardiff over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Cardiff

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Laravel
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) LAMP
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) HTTP
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) OOP
5 2 (25.00%) Apache
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Node.js
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Angular 2
6 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (12.50%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (12.50%) Doctrine
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) SQL

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Laravel
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) LAMP
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) Angular 2
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) Django
4 1 (12.50%) Doctrine
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Symfony
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) TDD
1 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Zend
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff DT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago