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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 30 27 21
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 36 51 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 6.50% 7.32% 8.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.88% 13.53% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 42
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,400 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,556 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% +2.85%  

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 303 377 347
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 54.69% 54.09% 53.47%
Number of salaries quoted 278 314 301
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Cardiff

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 64 (62.75%) JavaScript
2 59 (57.84%) HTML
3 51 (50.00%) CSS
4 47 (46.08%) MySQL
5 33 (32.35%) Linux
6 32 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (31.37%) jQuery
7 31 (30.39%) HTML5
7 31 (30.39%) Web Development
7 31 (30.39%) Java
8 22 (21.57%) Objective-C
8 22 (21.57%) Python
9 21 (20.59%) OO
9 21 (20.59%) Git (software)
10 20 (19.61%) DevOps
11 18 (17.65%) Games
12 16 (15.69%) C++
12 16 (15.69%) Node.js
13 15 (14.71%) .NET
13 15 (14.71%) C#
13 15 (14.71%) LAMP
13 15 (14.71%) TDD
14 14 (13.73%) OOP
14 14 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
15 13 (12.75%) Android
15 13 (12.75%) Apple iOS
15 13 (12.75%) Unix
15 13 (12.75%) Scrum
16 12 (11.76%) Degree
16 12 (11.76%) Sass

PHP
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 10 (9.80%) JBoss
2 7 (6.86%) Apache
3 6 (5.88%) ColdFusion
4 3 (2.94%) CMS
4 3 (2.94%) concrete5
4 3 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.96%) Drupal
5 2 (1.96%) IIS
5 2 (1.96%) nginx
5 2 (1.96%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.96%) WordPress
6 1 (0.98%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.92%) SaaS
3 3 (2.94%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (1.96%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.96%) IaaS
4 2 (1.96%) MailChimp
4 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) HTTP
2 2 (1.96%) Firewall
2 2 (1.96%) Internet
2 2 (1.96%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (46.08%) MySQL
2 11 (10.78%) MongoDB
2 11 (10.78%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (7.84%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.94%) MariaDB
5 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.96%) Big Data
6 2 (1.96%) HPCC
7 1 (0.98%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.98%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.98%) OLTP
7 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.88%) Grunt
2 6 (5.88%) gulp
2 6 (5.88%) webpack
3 3 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.94%) Mockito
3 3 (2.94%) Spock
4 2 (1.96%) JUnit
5 1 (0.98%) MSTest
5 1 (0.98%) NUnit
5 1 (0.98%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 18 (17.65%) Games
2 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.84%) Marketing
4 3 (2.94%) Finance
5 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (67.65%) Developer
2 27 (26.47%) Web Developer
3 24 (23.53%) PHP Developer
4 16 (15.69%) Software Developer
5 13 (12.75%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (9.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (6.86%) Agile Developer
8 6 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
8 6 (5.88%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (5.88%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.90%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Linux Support
9 5 (4.90%) Linux Support Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Senior PHP Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.92%) Software Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) Oracle DBA
11 3 (2.94%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (57.84%) HTML
2 51 (50.00%) CSS
3 32 (31.37%) jQuery
4 31 (30.39%) HTML5
5 16 (15.69%) Node.js
6 15 (14.71%) .NET
6 15 (14.71%) LAMP
7 12 (11.76%) Sass
8 11 (10.78%) CSS3
9 10 (9.80%) Laravel
9 10 (9.80%) React
9 10 (9.80%) XML
10 8 (7.84%) ASP.NET
10 8 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (7.84%) XForms
11 7 (6.86%) AngularJS
12 6 (5.88%) Angular 2
12 6 (5.88%) Django
12 6 (5.88%) Web Services
13 5 (4.90%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.78%) Mobile App
1 11 (10.78%) User Experience
2 8 (7.84%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.84%) NHS
3 7 (6.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.96%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.96%) Video Editing
5 1 (0.98%) Clustering
5 1 (0.98%) iPad
5 1 (0.98%) Replication
5 1 (0.98%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (32.35%) Linux
2 13 (12.75%) Android
2 13 (12.75%) Apple iOS
2 13 (12.75%) Unix
3 5 (4.90%) Windows
4 2 (1.96%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (30.39%) Web Development
3 21 (20.59%) OO
4 20 (19.61%) DevOps
5 15 (14.71%) TDD
6 14 (13.73%) OOP
7 13 (12.75%) Scrum
8 10 (9.80%) High Availability
8 10 (9.80%) Multithreading
8 10 (9.80%) MVC
9 9 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (8.82%) SDLC
10 8 (7.84%) Coaching
10 8 (7.84%) Configuration Management
10 8 (7.84%) Informatics
10 8 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (7.84%) Typography
10 8 (7.84%) Web Design
11 5 (4.90%) Software Engineering
12 4 (3.92%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 64 (62.75%) JavaScript
2 31 (30.39%) Java
3 22 (21.57%) Objective-C
3 22 (21.57%) Python
4 16 (15.69%) C++
5 15 (14.71%) C#
6 10 (9.80%) Perl
6 10 (9.80%) SQL
7 8 (7.84%) Bash Shell
7 8 (7.84%) Ruby
8 6 (5.88%) Apple Swift
8 6 (5.88%) C
9 3 (2.94%) Groovy
10 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) CCNA
2 2 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) Firmware
1 3 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.98%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (7.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (6.86%) Zend
2 4 (3.92%) Google
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle
3 3 (2.94%) VMware
4 2 (1.96%) Avaya
4 2 (1.96%) Cisco
4 2 (1.96%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.96%) RedGate
5 1 (0.98%) Facebook
5 1 (0.98%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.98%) Twitter
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