Period
to 24 July 2017

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

PHP
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 33 16
Rank change year-on-year -27 -17 +17
Permanent jobs citing PHP 3 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 0.83% 3.94% 3.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.55% 5.43% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £34,892
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £28,250
% change year-on-year +6.67% +32.74% +13.00%

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 Swansea with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Swansea
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 193 92 27
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 53.31% 72.44% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 185 89 23
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £28,100 £24,900 £23,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £45,000 £80,000
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,418
% change year-on-year +14.29% -1.18% +8.98%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swansea.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Swansea

PHP
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for PHP in Swansea

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Swansea region with a requirement for PHP.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile First
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Heroku
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Heroku
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) UI Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile First
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) TypeScript