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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 37 31
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 31 35 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 6.21% 5.12% 6.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.97% 10.09% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 30 33 46
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £23,600 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,500 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 239 347 344
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 47.90% 50.73% 45.03%
Number of salaries quoted 218 323 277
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing PHP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Cardiff

PHP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for PHP in Cardiff

PHP
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Cardiff over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for PHP.

1 34 (50.75%) Linux
2 29 (43.28%) HTML
2 29 (43.28%) JavaScript
3 27 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (38.81%) Python
4 26 (38.81%) DevOps
5 25 (37.31%) Games
6 23 (34.33%) OO
6 23 (34.33%) CSS
7 21 (31.34%) MySQL
8 20 (29.85%) Perl
9 19 (28.36%) Opscode Chef
9 19 (28.36%) Amazon AWS
9 19 (28.36%) Bash Shell
9 19 (28.36%) Puppet
10 18 (26.87%) SLA
10 18 (26.87%) Configuration Management
10 18 (26.87%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (25.37%) Web Development
12 13 (19.40%) Java
12 13 (19.40%) HTML5
13 10 (14.93%) C#
14 9 (13.43%) C++
14 9 (13.43%) .NET
14 9 (13.43%) Degree
14 9 (13.43%) jQuery
15 8 (11.94%) Git (software)
15 8 (11.94%) Web Design
15 8 (11.94%) SQL
15 8 (11.94%) Windows

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 6 (8.96%) CMS
1 6 (8.96%) WordPress
2 3 (4.48%) Drupal
3 2 (2.99%) Apache
3 2 (2.99%) concrete5
3 2 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.99%) JBoss
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.49%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.49%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Magento
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 19 (28.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (2.99%) SaaS
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Ethernet
1 2 (2.99%) HTTP
1 2 (2.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.34%) MySQL
2 2 (2.99%) MariaDB
2 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.49%) OLTP
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.99%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.99%) Grunt
2 2 (2.99%) gulp
3 1 (1.49%) webpack
General
1 25 (37.31%) Games
2 5 (7.46%) Marketing
3 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.48%) Finance
5 2 (2.99%) Welsh Language
6 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (50.75%) Developer
2 21 (31.34%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (19.40%) Web Developer
4 8 (11.94%) PHP Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Senior PHP Developer
8 4 (5.97%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Agile Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (4.48%) PHP Software Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (2.99%) PHP Team Leader
10 2 (2.99%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.28%) HTML
2 23 (34.33%) CSS
3 13 (19.40%) HTML5
4 9 (13.43%) .NET
4 9 (13.43%) jQuery
5 8 (11.94%) AngularJS
5 8 (11.94%) Sass
6 7 (10.45%) Laravel
6 7 (10.45%) Web Services
7 6 (8.96%) Node.js
8 5 (7.46%) CSS3
8 5 (7.46%) LAMP
8 5 (7.46%) XML
9 3 (4.48%) Ajax
9 3 (4.48%) Angular 2
9 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.48%) iOS SDK
10 2 (2.99%) Doctrine
10 2 (2.99%) PCRE
10 2 (2.99%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Computer Science
1 5 (7.46%) User Experience
2 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.49%) Clustering
3 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.49%) Fintech
3 1 (1.49%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.49%) NHS
3 1 (1.49%) Replication
3 1 (1.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.75%) Linux
2 8 (11.94%) Windows
3 6 (8.96%) Unix
4 5 (7.46%) Android
4 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.99%) CentOS
7 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (38.81%) DevOps
3 23 (34.33%) OO
4 18 (26.87%) Configuration Management
4 18 (26.87%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (25.37%) Web Development
6 8 (11.94%) Web Design
7 7 (10.45%) OOP
7 7 (10.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (8.96%) Front End Development
8 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.96%) TDD
9 5 (7.46%) Open Source
9 5 (7.46%) Typography
10 4 (5.97%) High Availability
10 4 (5.97%) Scrum
11 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
11 3 (4.48%) ITIL
11 3 (4.48%) SDLC
12 2 (2.99%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.28%) JavaScript
2 26 (38.81%) Python
3 20 (29.85%) Perl
4 19 (28.36%) Bash Shell
5 13 (19.40%) Java
6 10 (14.93%) C#
7 9 (13.43%) C++
8 8 (11.94%) SQL
9 6 (8.96%) Objective-C
10 3 (4.48%) C
10 3 (4.48%) Ruby
11 1 (1.49%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.49%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.87%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Firmware
2 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (28.36%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (28.36%) Puppet
2 4 (5.97%) Ansible
3 2 (2.99%) Grafana
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle
2 2 (2.99%) Google
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.99%) VMware
2 2 (2.99%) WSO2
3 1 (1.49%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.49%) Zend
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago