Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 24 26
Rank change year-on-year -25 +2 +8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 51 62 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 4.40% 7.73% 7.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.87% 15.98% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 48 53 98
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,150 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,875 £55,500 £46,250
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -

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 648 388 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 55.96% 48.38% 51.99%
Number of salaries quoted 570 357 660
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,700 £53,750
South Wales median annual salary £40,250 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +5.92% +5.56% +2.86%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

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 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 34 (66.67%) HTML
2 27 (52.94%) CSS
3 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 19 (37.25%) MySQL
4 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (33.33%) Linux
6 16 (31.37%) Web Development
7 13 (25.49%) XML
7 13 (25.49%) Git (software)
8 12 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (19.61%) AngularJS
9 10 (19.61%) CMS
9 10 (19.61%) JSON
9 10 (19.61%) jQuery
9 10 (19.61%) WordPress
10 9 (17.65%) TDD
10 9 (17.65%) SQL
10 9 (17.65%) CSS3
10 9 (17.65%) HTML5
11 8 (15.69%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (15.69%) React
11 8 (15.69%) Java
12 7 (13.73%) SOAP
12 7 (13.73%) Scrum
12 7 (13.73%) Drupal
12 7 (13.73%) Test Automation
13 6 (11.76%) Open Source
13 6 (11.76%) Node.js
13 6 (11.76%) Laravel
13 6 (11.76%) User Experience

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 10 (19.61%) CMS
1 10 (19.61%) WordPress
2 7 (13.73%) Drupal
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Magento
2 2 (3.92%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) SSL
2 2 (3.92%) Internet
3 1 (1.96%) DNS
3 1 (1.96%) IPv4
3 1 (1.96%) IPv6
3 1 (1.96%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.96%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) MySQL
2 5 (9.80%) MongoDB
2 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.84%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.84%) GIS
4 3 (5.88%) Big Data
5 2 (3.92%) HPCC
6 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (25.49%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) Subversion
3 4 (7.84%) JIRA
4 3 (5.88%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.92%) webpack
6 1 (1.96%) JMeter
6 1 (1.96%) Selenium
6 1 (1.96%) Xdebug
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Advertising
2 3 (5.88%) Electronics
2 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.88%) Marketing
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (76.47%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) PHP Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (19.61%) Web Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Drupal Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) PHP Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) QA Leader
8 2 (3.92%) Scrum Master
8 2 (3.92%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Solutions Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (66.67%) HTML
2 27 (52.94%) CSS
3 13 (25.49%) XML
4 10 (19.61%) AngularJS
4 10 (19.61%) jQuery
4 10 (19.61%) JSON
5 9 (17.65%) CSS3
5 9 (17.65%) HTML5
6 8 (15.69%) React
7 7 (13.73%) SOAP
8 6 (11.76%) .NET
8 6 (11.76%) Laravel
8 6 (11.76%) Node.js
8 6 (11.76%) Vue.js
8 6 (11.76%) Web Services
9 5 (9.80%) Mustache
9 5 (9.80%) Smarty
9 5 (9.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (7.84%) Ajax
10 4 (7.84%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.76%) User Experience
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Fintech
5 1 (1.96%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Android
2 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
2 4 (7.84%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) CentOS
3 1 (1.96%) Debian
3 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) Web Development
3 12 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (17.65%) TDD
5 7 (13.73%) Scrum
5 7 (13.73%) Test Automation
6 6 (11.76%) Front End Development
6 6 (11.76%) Open Source
7 5 (9.80%) High Availability
7 5 (9.80%) Microservices
7 5 (9.80%) Migration
7 5 (9.80%) Mobile First
7 5 (9.80%) Project Management
7 5 (9.80%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (9.80%) SOA
7 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.84%) Android Development
8 4 (7.84%) iOS Development
8 4 (7.84%) MVC
8 4 (7.84%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 9 (17.65%) SQL
3 8 (15.69%) Java
4 6 (11.76%) C#
4 6 (11.76%) Python
5 4 (7.84%) C++
6 3 (5.88%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.92%) Perl
7 2 (3.92%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.96%) C
8 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby
8 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Varnish
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) ESRI
2 4 (7.84%) Google
3 3 (5.88%) Apple
3 3 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) Marketo