Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP Developer
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 79 93
Rank change year-on-year -9 +14 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 20 63 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.39% 2.89% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 2.95% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 59 49
South Wales median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% +8.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £26,450 £22,500 £23,650
90th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Wales median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +4.62% +8.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South Wales
Permanent vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 1410 2137 2368
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.19% 98.03% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1260 1914 2033
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,349 £55,250 £53,100
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings that featured PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in South Wales

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in South Wales

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in South Wales over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in South Wales

PHP Developer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +1 18 £34,000 -2.86%
Bridgend +9 1 £35,000 +25.00%
Torfaen - 1 £32,500 - 1
PHP Developer
Wales

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) PHP
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (80.00%) CSS
3 16 (80.00%) HTML
4 11 (55.00%) Laravel
5 9 (45.00%) SQL
5 9 (45.00%) MVC
6 8 (40.00%) MySQL
6 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) jQuery
7 7 (35.00%) CSS3
7 7 (35.00%) HTML5
8 6 (30.00%) Linux
8 6 (30.00%) OOP
9 5 (25.00%) Apache
9 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 4 (20.00%) Web Development
10 4 (20.00%) JSON
10 4 (20.00%) Symfony
10 4 (20.00%) Node.js
10 4 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (20.00%) OO
10 4 (20.00%) XML
10 4 (20.00%) Web Design
10 4 (20.00%) Ajax
11 3 (15.00%) SaaS
11 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
12 2 (10.00%) SDLC
12 2 (10.00%) SOLID
12 2 (10.00%) Angular 2

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) nginx
2 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) Redis
3 1 (5.00%) CouchDB
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) JMeter
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) Xdebug
General
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) CSS
1 16 (80.00%) HTML
2 11 (55.00%) Laravel
3 8 (40.00%) jQuery
4 7 (35.00%) CSS3
4 7 (35.00%) HTML5
5 4 (20.00%) Ajax
5 4 (20.00%) JSON
5 4 (20.00%) Node.js
5 4 (20.00%) Symfony
5 4 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.00%) Angular 2
7 2 (10.00%) REST
7 2 (10.00%) Sass
8 1 (5.00%) Doctrine
8 1 (5.00%) RESTful
8 1 (5.00%) SOAP
8 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (5.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) OOP
4 4 (20.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (20.00%) Web Design
4 4 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) SOLID
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) Statistics
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) PHP
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) PHP 5
4 2 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) Go
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Zend
2 1 (5.00%) Facebook
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Twitter