Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 27 38
Rank change year-on-year -22 +11 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 16 82 58
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.59% 7.57% 5.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.57% 14.21% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 11 81 59
Median annual salary £36,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.29% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £21,000 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £50,050
South Wales median annual salary £36,000 £38,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -10.00% +6.25%

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 350 577 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 56.63% 53.28% 53.73%
Number of salaries quoted 311 518 466
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £61,250
South Wales median annual salary £44,379 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +10.95% -3.61% +3.75%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Cardiff

PHP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP in Cardiff.

Salary trend for PHP in Cardiff

PHP
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP in Cardiff over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for PHP in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for PHP.

1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (43.75%) Laravel
4 6 (37.50%) MySQL
4 6 (37.50%) Vue.js
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
6 4 (25.00%) CMS
6 4 (25.00%) Symfony
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (18.75%) .NET
7 3 (18.75%) Drupal
7 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Java
7 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
7 3 (18.75%) Docker
7 3 (18.75%) Node.js
7 3 (18.75%) Vagrant
8 2 (12.50%) Big Data
8 2 (12.50%) React
8 2 (12.50%) webpack
8 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (12.50%) SDLC
8 2 (12.50%) gulp
8 2 (12.50%) API Development
8 2 (12.50%) npm
8 2 (12.50%) Public Sector
8 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
8 2 (12.50%) C#

PHP
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 4 (25.00%) CMS
2 3 (18.75%) Drupal
3 2 (12.50%) WordPress
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) npm
2 1 (6.25%) AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
4 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.25%) HPCC
4 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Vagrant
2 2 (12.50%) gulp
2 2 (12.50%) webpack
3 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
3 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 2 (12.50%) Public Sector
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) PHP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Junior
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior QA Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) Laravel
3 6 (37.50%) Vue.js
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) Symfony
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 3 (18.75%) Node.js
7 2 (12.50%) React
7 2 (12.50%) RESTful
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
8 1 (6.25%) CakePHP
8 1 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (6.25%) GraphQL
8 1 (6.25%) HTML5
8 1 (6.25%) LAMP
8 1 (6.25%) Spring
8 1 (6.25%) Spring Boot
8 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) API Development
3 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Case Management
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.25%) Microservices
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Gathering
4 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) Go
4 1 (6.25%) Java 8
4 1 (6.25%) Kotlin
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Google
1 2 (12.50%) Zend
2 1 (6.25%) Apple