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

PHP
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 51 37
Rank change year-on-year +17 -14  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 55 55 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 6.31% 4.42% 5.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.55% 8.96% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 52 48 57
Median salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +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 South Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 476 614 591
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 54.65% 49.40% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 416 524 510
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +4.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £26,000 £29,389
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 -7 35 £40,082 +0.20% 4
Newport +12 13 £27,500 +14.58% 1
Glamorgan - 3 £32,500 -
Bridgend - 2 £40,500 - 1
Caerphilly - 1 £30,000 -
PHP
Wales

For the 6 months to 29 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 South Wales region with a requirement for PHP.

1 85 (61.15%) JavaScript
2 79 (56.83%) HTML
3 73 (52.52%) CSS
4 49 (35.25%) MySQL
5 43 (30.94%) Web Development
5 43 (30.94%) HTML5
6 41 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (27.34%) jQuery
8 35 (25.18%) Linux
9 34 (24.46%) Java
10 31 (22.30%) Git (software)
11 28 (20.14%) Python
12 27 (19.42%) Objective-C
13 23 (16.55%) .NET
13 23 (16.55%) CSS3
13 23 (16.55%) Laravel
14 22 (15.83%) DevOps
15 21 (15.11%) SQL
15 21 (15.11%) OO
16 20 (14.39%) C++
17 19 (13.67%) C#
17 19 (13.67%) TDD
18 18 (12.95%) Games
19 17 (12.23%) Node.js
19 17 (12.23%) Apple iOS
19 17 (12.23%) Android
20 16 (11.51%) Degree
20 16 (11.51%) SDLC
21 15 (10.79%) LAMP
22 14 (10.07%) Scrum

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 10 (7.19%) JBoss
2 7 (5.04%) Apache
3 6 (4.32%) ColdFusion
4 5 (3.60%) CMS
5 4 (2.88%) WordPress
6 3 (2.16%) concrete5
6 3 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.44%) Drupal
7 2 (1.44%) IIS
7 2 (1.44%) nginx
7 2 (1.44%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.44%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.72%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.44%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (1.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.16%) Google Tag Manager
2 3 (2.16%) SaaS
3 2 (1.44%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (1.44%) IaaS
3 2 (1.44%) MailChimp
3 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.91%) HTTP
2 3 (2.16%) Internet
3 2 (1.44%) Firewall
3 2 (1.44%) Intranet
3 2 (1.44%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (35.25%) MySQL
2 11 (7.91%) MongoDB
2 11 (7.91%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.19%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (5.04%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.16%) MariaDB
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.44%) Big Data
7 1 (0.72%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.72%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.72%) HPCC
7 1 (0.72%) OLTP
7 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.72%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 31 (22.30%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.32%) Grunt
2 6 (4.32%) gulp
2 6 (4.32%) webpack
3 4 (2.88%) JUnit
4 3 (2.16%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.16%) Mockito
4 3 (2.16%) Spock
5 2 (1.44%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.72%) MSTest
6 1 (0.72%) NUnit
6 1 (0.72%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 18 (12.95%) Games
2 14 (10.07%) Marketing
3 13 (9.35%) Finance
4 11 (7.91%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.88%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.88%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.16%) Retail
7 2 (1.44%) Advertising
8 1 (0.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (74.10%) Developer
2 47 (33.81%) PHP Developer
3 37 (26.62%) Web Developer
4 22 (15.83%) Software Developer
5 13 (9.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (7.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (7.19%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (7.19%) Senior Developer
7 9 (6.47%) Senior PHP Developer
8 7 (5.04%) Agile Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Development Team Leader
9 6 (4.32%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (4.32%) HTML CSS Developer
9 6 (4.32%) HTML Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Junior
9 6 (4.32%) Junior Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Team Leader
10 5 (3.60%) .NET Developer
10 5 (3.60%) Linux Support Engineer
10 5 (3.60%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (56.83%) HTML
2 73 (52.52%) CSS
3 43 (30.94%) HTML5
4 38 (27.34%) jQuery
5 23 (16.55%) .NET
5 23 (16.55%) CSS3
5 23 (16.55%) Laravel
6 17 (12.23%) Node.js
7 15 (10.79%) LAMP
8 13 (9.35%) Sass
8 13 (9.35%) XML
9 11 (7.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (7.19%) React
11 8 (5.76%) AngularJS
11 8 (5.76%) ASP.NET
11 8 (5.76%) RESTful
11 8 (5.76%) XForms
12 7 (5.04%) WebRTC
13 6 (4.32%) Django
13 6 (4.32%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.35%) Mobile App
2 11 (7.91%) User Experience
3 8 (5.76%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.76%) NHS
4 7 (5.04%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.44%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.44%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.44%) Video Editing
5 2 (1.44%) W3C
6 1 (0.72%) Clustering
6 1 (0.72%) EPoS
6 1 (0.72%) Fintech
6 1 (0.72%) iPad
6 1 (0.72%) Replication
6 1 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (25.18%) Linux
2 17 (12.23%) Android
2 17 (12.23%) Apple iOS
3 13 (9.35%) Unix
4 5 (3.60%) Windows
5 2 (1.44%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.94%) Web Development
2 41 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (15.83%) DevOps
4 21 (15.11%) OO
5 19 (13.67%) TDD
6 16 (11.51%) SDLC
7 14 (10.07%) OOP
7 14 (10.07%) Scrum
8 12 (8.63%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (8.63%) Web Design
9 11 (7.91%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (7.19%) High Availability
10 10 (7.19%) Multithreading
10 10 (7.19%) MVC
11 8 (5.76%) Coaching
11 8 (5.76%) Configuration Management
11 8 (5.76%) Informatics
11 8 (5.76%) Software Engineering
11 8 (5.76%) Typography
12 7 (5.04%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 85 (61.15%) JavaScript
2 34 (24.46%) Java
3 28 (20.14%) Python
4 27 (19.42%) Objective-C
5 21 (15.11%) SQL
6 20 (14.39%) C++
7 19 (13.67%) C#
8 12 (8.63%) Perl
9 11 (7.91%) Ruby
10 10 (7.19%) Bash Shell
11 7 (5.04%) C
12 6 (4.32%) Apple Swift
13 3 (2.16%) Groovy
14 2 (1.44%) Korn
14 2 (1.44%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.44%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (11.51%) Degree
2 2 (1.44%) CCNA
2 2 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.72%) MCP
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.47%) SLA
2 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.16%) Firmware
1 3 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.72%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (5.76%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (5.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (5.04%) Google
1 7 (5.04%) Zend
2 4 (2.88%) Facebook
2 4 (2.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.88%) Oracle
2 4 (2.88%) Twitter
3 3 (2.16%) VMware
4 2 (1.44%) Avaya
4 2 (1.44%) Cisco
4 2 (1.44%) RedGate
5 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
Newport, Gwent
IntaPeople
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Equity
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus generous package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 12 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago