The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 40 36
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 47 65 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.73% 4.95% 5.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.63% 10.16% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 44 63 74
Median salary £41,250 £35,000 £34,918
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.85% +0.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,100 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £46,250 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £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 Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 488 640 672
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 49.14% 48.74% 48.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1012 1229 1276
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £23,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,750 £52,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Wales

PHP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for PHP in Wales

PHP
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Wales over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Wales

PHP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
South Wales +3 39 £42,500 +21.42% 6
North Wales -3 3 £37,500 -
West Wales -19 2 £40,000 - 2
Mid Wales - 2 - -
PHP
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wales region with a requirement for PHP.

1 60 (54.05%) HTML
2 58 (52.25%) JavaScript
3 45 (40.54%) CSS
4 37 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (32.43%) Linux
6 29 (26.13%) MySQL
7 28 (25.23%) Python
8 27 (24.32%) Web Development
9 26 (23.42%) DevOps
9 26 (23.42%) OO
10 25 (22.52%) Games
11 24 (21.62%) SQL
11 24 (21.62%) Java
11 24 (21.62%) C#
11 24 (21.62%) HTML5
12 22 (19.82%) .NET
13 21 (18.92%) Git (software)
13 21 (18.92%) Degree
14 20 (18.02%) Amazon AWS
14 20 (18.02%) Perl
15 19 (17.12%) XML
15 19 (17.12%) SLA
15 19 (17.12%) Bash Shell
15 19 (17.12%) Opscode Chef
15 19 (17.12%) Puppet
16 18 (16.22%) jQuery
16 18 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (16.22%) Configuration Management
17 15 (13.51%) Web Services
17 15 (13.51%) C++

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (7.21%) CMS
1 8 (7.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 8 (7.21%) WordPress
2 6 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.60%) Drupal
4 2 (1.80%) concrete5
4 2 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.80%) JBoss
5 1 (0.90%) Apache
5 1 (0.90%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.90%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.80%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.90%) Magento
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.02%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.80%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.31%) HTTP
2 2 (1.80%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.80%) Internet
2 2 (1.80%) Intranet
2 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.13%) MySQL
2 11 (9.91%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.80%) Big Data
5 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.80%) SQLite
6 1 (0.90%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.90%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.90%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 21 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.70%) Android Studio
2 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.70%) Xcode
3 2 (1.80%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.80%) Grunt
3 2 (1.80%) gulp
3 2 (1.80%) JIRA
4 1 (0.90%) webpack
General
1 25 (22.52%) Games
2 7 (6.31%) Finance
2 7 (6.31%) Marketing
3 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.60%) Advertising
5 3 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.70%) Retail
6 2 (1.80%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (55.86%) Developer
2 28 (25.23%) PHP Developer
3 21 (18.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (16.22%) Web Developer
5 13 (11.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (9.91%) Software Engineer
7 10 (9.01%) Full Stack Developer
8 9 (8.11%) Software Developer
9 8 (7.21%) Analyst
9 8 (7.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (7.21%) Senior Developer
10 7 (6.31%) Senior PHP Developer
10 7 (6.31%) Solutions Analyst
10 7 (6.31%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (5.41%) Junior
11 6 (5.41%) Junior Developer
11 6 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (5.41%) Senior Solutions Analyst
11 6 (5.41%) Senior Systems Analyst
12 5 (4.50%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (54.05%) HTML
2 45 (40.54%) CSS
3 24 (21.62%) HTML5
4 22 (19.82%) .NET
5 19 (17.12%) XML
6 18 (16.22%) jQuery
7 15 (13.51%) AngularJS
7 15 (13.51%) Laravel
7 15 (13.51%) Web Services
8 12 (10.81%) Node.js
9 11 (9.91%) CSS3
9 11 (9.91%) Sass
10 10 (9.01%) RESTful
10 10 (9.01%) SOAP
11 9 (8.11%) JSON
11 9 (8.11%) WebRTC
12 8 (7.21%) REST
13 7 (6.31%) Angular 2
14 6 (5.41%) React
14 6 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.21%) Mobile App
2 8 (7.21%) User Experience
3 7 (6.31%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.31%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.70%) Social Media
6 2 (1.80%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.80%) W3C
7 1 (0.90%) Clustering
7 1 (0.90%) EPoS
7 1 (0.90%) Fintech
7 1 (0.90%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.90%) NHS
7 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.43%) Linux
2 10 (9.01%) Android
3 8 (7.21%) Windows
4 7 (6.31%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.41%) Unix
6 3 (2.70%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.80%) CentOS
8 1 (0.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (24.32%) Web Development
3 26 (23.42%) DevOps
3 26 (23.42%) OO
4 18 (16.22%) Configuration Management
4 18 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (9.91%) Software Engineering
5 11 (9.91%) Web Design
6 9 (8.11%) ITIL
6 9 (8.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (8.11%) SOA
7 8 (7.21%) Data Integration
7 8 (7.21%) Mentoring
7 8 (7.21%) MVC
8 7 (6.31%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (6.31%) Data Migration
8 7 (6.31%) Front End Development
8 7 (6.31%) Migration
8 7 (6.31%) Open Source
8 7 (6.31%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 58 (52.25%) JavaScript
2 28 (25.23%) Python
3 24 (21.62%) C#
3 24 (21.62%) Java
3 24 (21.62%) SQL
4 20 (18.02%) Perl
5 19 (17.12%) Bash Shell
6 15 (13.51%) C++
7 14 (12.61%) Objective-C
8 9 (8.11%) VB.NET
9 6 (5.41%) C
10 4 (3.60%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.70%) ES6
11 3 (2.70%) Ruby
12 1 (0.90%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (18.92%) Degree
2 7 (6.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (5.41%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.90%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.90%) MCP
4 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.12%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.41%) Firmware
2 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (17.12%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (17.12%) Puppet
2 4 (3.60%) Ansible
3 2 (1.80%) Grafana
Vendors
1 10 (9.01%) Microsoft
1 10 (9.01%) Oracle
2 3 (2.70%) Xamarin
3 2 (1.80%) Facebook
3 2 (1.80%) Google
3 2 (1.80%) Twitter
3 2 (1.80%) VMware
3 2 (1.80%) WSO2
3 2 (1.80%) Zend
4 1 (0.90%) Sitecore
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