The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 40 39
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 39 55 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 5.47% 4.88% 5.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.64% 10.11% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 37 51 65
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,500 £45,000
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 South Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 335 544 598
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 46.98% 48.23% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 308 497 513
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

PHP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for PHP in South Wales

PHP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in South Wales over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in South Wales

PHP
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 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +4 30 £42,500 +21.42% 8
Newport +1 6 £33,750 +12.50%
Caerphilly - 1 £22,000 -
Glamorgan - 1 £32,500 -
Torfaen - 1 - -
PHP
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Wales region with a requirement for PHP.

1 47 (50.54%) JavaScript
2 46 (49.46%) HTML
3 40 (43.01%) CSS
4 35 (37.63%) Linux
5 30 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (29.03%) MySQL
7 26 (27.96%) Python
8 25 (26.88%) DevOps
9 24 (25.81%) Games
10 23 (24.73%) Web Development
10 23 (24.73%) OO
11 22 (23.66%) HTML5
12 19 (20.43%) Perl
13 18 (19.35%) SLA
13 18 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
13 18 (19.35%) Bash Shell
13 18 (19.35%) Puppet
13 18 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
14 17 (18.28%) Git (software)
14 17 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (18.28%) Configuration Management
15 16 (17.20%) jQuery
16 15 (16.13%) SQL
16 15 (16.13%) .NET
17 14 (15.05%) C#
18 13 (13.98%) Java
18 13 (13.98%) Laravel
19 12 (12.90%) Degree
20 11 (11.83%) Objective-C
20 11 (11.83%) Web Design

PHP
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 8 (8.60%) CMS
1 8 (8.60%) WordPress
2 3 (3.23%) Drupal
3 2 (2.15%) Apache
3 2 (2.15%) concrete5
3 2 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.15%) JBoss
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.08%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.08%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.08%) Magento
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.15%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (2.15%) SaaS
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.53%) HTTP
2 2 (2.15%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.15%) Intranet
2 2 (2.15%) VoIP
3 1 (1.08%) Internet
3 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.03%) MySQL
2 2 (2.15%) MariaDB
2 2 (2.15%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.08%) Big Data
3 1 (1.08%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.08%) OLTP
3 1 (1.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (18.28%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.15%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.15%) Grunt
2 2 (2.15%) gulp
2 2 (2.15%) JIRA
3 1 (1.08%) webpack
General
1 24 (25.81%) Games
2 7 (7.53%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Marketing
3 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.23%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.15%) Advertising
5 2 (2.15%) Welsh Language
6 1 (1.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (62.37%) Developer
2 28 (30.11%) PHP Developer
3 20 (21.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (19.35%) Web Developer
5 12 (12.90%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Software Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Senior Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (7.53%) Senior PHP Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Graduate
9 5 (5.38%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Junior
9 5 (5.38%) Junior Developer
9 5 (5.38%) PHP Web Developer
10 3 (3.23%) Agile Developer
10 3 (3.23%) Development Manager
10 3 (3.23%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (3.23%) PHP Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (49.46%) HTML
2 40 (43.01%) CSS
3 22 (23.66%) HTML5
4 16 (17.20%) jQuery
5 15 (16.13%) .NET
6 13 (13.98%) Laravel
7 11 (11.83%) CSS3
8 10 (10.75%) AngularJS
8 10 (10.75%) Sass
8 10 (10.75%) XML
9 9 (9.68%) Web Services
9 9 (9.68%) WebRTC
10 8 (8.60%) Node.js
10 8 (8.60%) RESTful
11 7 (7.53%) LAMP
12 5 (5.38%) Ajax
12 5 (5.38%) JSON
12 5 (5.38%) Vue.js
13 4 (4.30%) SOAP
13 4 (4.30%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.38%) User Experience
3 4 (4.30%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.15%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.15%) W3C
6 1 (1.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.08%) EPoS
6 1 (1.08%) Fintech
6 1 (1.08%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) NHS
6 1 (1.08%) Replication
6 1 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (37.63%) Linux
2 8 (8.60%) Windows
3 7 (7.53%) Android
3 7 (7.53%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.45%) Unix
5 3 (3.23%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.15%) CentOS
7 1 (1.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (26.88%) DevOps
3 23 (24.73%) OO
3 23 (24.73%) Web Development
4 17 (18.28%) Configuration Management
4 17 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (11.83%) Web Design
6 9 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (7.53%) Mentoring
7 7 (7.53%) OOP
7 7 (7.53%) Software Engineering
7 7 (7.53%) TDD
8 6 (6.45%) Front End Development
8 6 (6.45%) Open Source
9 5 (5.38%) Scrum
9 5 (5.38%) SDLC
9 5 (5.38%) Test Automation
9 5 (5.38%) Typography
10 4 (4.30%) Content Management
10 4 (4.30%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 47 (50.54%) JavaScript
2 26 (27.96%) Python
3 19 (20.43%) Perl
4 18 (19.35%) Bash Shell
5 15 (16.13%) SQL
6 14 (15.05%) C#
7 13 (13.98%) Java
8 11 (11.83%) C++
8 11 (11.83%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.23%) C
9 3 (3.23%) Ruby
10 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.08%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Degree
2 7 (7.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.08%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.08%) MCP
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) Firmware
2 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (19.35%) Puppet
2 4 (4.30%) Ansible
3 2 (2.15%) Grafana
Vendors
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
1 4 (4.30%) Oracle
2 2 (2.15%) Google
2 2 (2.15%) VMware
2 2 (2.15%) WSO2
2 2 (2.15%) Zend
3 1 (1.08%) Sitecore
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