Period
to 23 November 2017

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

PHP
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 22 38
Rank change year-on-year -2 +16 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 62 114 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 7.59% 8.27% 5.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.90% 15.72% 11.77%
Number of salaries quoted 53 105 85
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £23,150 £22,500 £23,450
90th Percentile £55,500 £46,250 £51,250
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £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 390 725 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 47.74% 52.57% 50.67%
Number of salaries quoted 356 679 665
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £24,625 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £48,750
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 43 (69.35%) JavaScript
2 32 (51.61%) HTML
3 28 (45.16%) CSS
4 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (33.87%) MySQL
6 20 (32.26%) Linux
6 20 (32.26%) jQuery
6 20 (32.26%) Git (software)
7 17 (27.42%) SQL
8 14 (22.58%) Ajax
8 14 (22.58%) Web Development
8 14 (22.58%) Symfony
8 14 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (20.97%) HTML5
9 13 (20.97%) OO
9 13 (20.97%) Laravel
9 13 (20.97%) DevOps
10 12 (19.35%) Python
11 11 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (17.74%) Marketing
12 10 (16.13%) Front End Development
13 9 (14.52%) CSS3
13 9 (14.52%) Sass
13 9 (14.52%) Software Engineering
13 9 (14.52%) Web Services
13 9 (14.52%) MVC
14 8 (12.90%) Scrum
14 8 (12.90%) OOP
14 8 (12.90%) Java
14 8 (12.90%) Bash Shell

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 (9.68%) Drupal
1 6 (9.68%) WordPress
2 5 (8.06%) Apache
3 4 (6.45%) CMS
4 2 (3.23%) JBoss
5 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.61%) concrete5
5 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.61%) IIS
5 1 (1.61%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.23%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.68%) SaaS
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.23%) GitHub
5 1 (1.61%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Ethernet
1 4 (6.45%) VoIP
2 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.87%) MySQL
2 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.84%) Big Data
3 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.23%) HPCC
4 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.23%) Redis
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.61%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.61%) MS Access
5 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (32.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) Subversion
3 2 (3.23%) GitLab
3 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.23%) JMeter
3 2 (3.23%) Selenium
3 2 (3.23%) Xdebug
4 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.61%) Bower
4 1 (1.61%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (17.74%) Marketing
2 7 (11.29%) Games
3 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.45%) Finance
4 4 (6.45%) Retail
5 3 (4.84%) Advertising
6 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (67.74%) Developer
2 18 (29.03%) PHP Developer
3 8 (12.90%) PHP Software Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Software Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Web Developer
4 7 (11.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Systems Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Graduate Software Developer
9 2 (3.23%) HTML Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (51.61%) HTML
2 28 (45.16%) CSS
3 20 (32.26%) jQuery
4 14 (22.58%) Ajax
4 14 (22.58%) Symfony
5 13 (20.97%) HTML5
5 13 (20.97%) Laravel
6 9 (14.52%) CSS3
6 9 (14.52%) Sass
6 9 (14.52%) Web Services
7 8 (12.90%) Node.js
8 7 (11.29%) JSON
8 7 (11.29%) XML
9 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
9 6 (9.68%) Twig
10 5 (8.06%) .NET
10 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
10 5 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (6.45%) Angular 2
12 3 (4.84%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.84%) W3C
3 2 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.61%) Fintech
4 1 (1.61%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.26%) Linux
2 6 (9.68%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Android
3 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.84%) Unix
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (22.58%) Web Development
3 13 (20.97%) DevOps
3 13 (20.97%) OO
4 10 (16.13%) Front End Development
5 9 (14.52%) MVC
5 9 (14.52%) Software Engineering
6 8 (12.90%) OOP
6 8 (12.90%) Scrum
7 6 (9.68%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.06%) SEO
8 5 (8.06%) Web Design
9 4 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (6.45%) SDLC
10 3 (4.84%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (4.84%) High Availability
10 3 (4.84%) TDD
10 3 (4.84%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 43 (69.35%) JavaScript
2 17 (27.42%) SQL
3 12 (19.35%) Python
4 8 (12.90%) Bash Shell
4 8 (12.90%) Java
5 7 (11.29%) C#
5 7 (11.29%) Perl
6 4 (6.45%) C++
7 3 (4.84%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.23%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.61%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.61%) C
9 1 (1.61%) Korn
9 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.61%) Ruby
9 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) Varnish
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (11.29%) Puppet
2 3 (4.84%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Zend
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.84%) Twitter
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) Remedy
5 1 (1.61%) VMware