The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 65 67 39
Rank change year-on-year +2 -28  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 3 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.53% 1.43% 4.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 1.46% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 26
Median salary £45,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +2.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  

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 554 686 628
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 98.58% 98.00% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 502 549 549
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +1.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 24 (100.00%) PHP
2 19 (79.17%) MySQL
3 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (75.00%) CSS
4 15 (62.50%) HTML
5 13 (54.17%) jQuery
6 10 (41.67%) LAMP
6 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (33.33%) MVC
7 8 (33.33%) Linux
8 7 (29.17%) OOP
9 6 (25.00%) Apache
9 6 (25.00%) TDD
9 6 (25.00%) Zend
10 5 (20.83%) Informatics
10 5 (20.83%) Scrum
10 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
10 5 (20.83%) XForms
10 5 (20.83%) NHS
10 5 (20.83%) .NET
10 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
10 5 (20.83%) Web Services
10 5 (20.83%) XML
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
10 5 (20.83%) Laravel
10 5 (20.83%) Coaching
11 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
11 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
11 4 (16.67%) SQL
11 4 (16.67%) HTTP

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) ColdFusion
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) MySQL
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.33%) Big Data
4 2 (8.33%) HPCC
5 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) CSS
2 15 (62.50%) HTML
3 13 (54.17%) jQuery
4 10 (41.67%) LAMP
5 5 (20.83%) .NET
5 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
5 5 (20.83%) Laravel
5 5 (20.83%) Web Services
5 5 (20.83%) XForms
5 5 (20.83%) XML
6 3 (12.50%) HTML5
6 3 (12.50%) Node.js
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (8.33%) CSS3
7 2 (8.33%) XSLT
7 2 (8.33%) Zend Framework
8 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (4.17%) Symfony
8 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) NHS
2 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.33%) User Experience
5 1 (4.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) OOP
4 6 (25.00%) TDD
5 5 (20.83%) Coaching
5 5 (20.83%) Informatics
5 5 (20.83%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) Web Development
7 2 (8.33%) ETL
7 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
7 2 (8.33%) OO
7 2 (8.33%) SDLC
7 2 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) UX Design
8 1 (4.17%) CRM
8 1 (4.17%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.17%) ERP
8 1 (4.17%) Microservices
8 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Zend
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) RedGate
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus generous package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 7 days ago