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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
UK / Wales
Rank 42 45 35
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 61 61 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.52% 4.39% 6.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.12% 8.73% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 55 52 72
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,100 £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 Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 603 699 701
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 54.57% 50.32% 52.91%
Number of salaries quoted 517 598 599
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 25 March 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 25 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
South Wales +7 54 £37,500 - 7
Mid Wales - 4 - -
West Wales -5 2 £23,000 -34.28%
North Wales -3 1 £24,500 -14.03% 2
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wales region with a requirement for PHP.

1 96 (61.54%) HTML
1 96 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 80 (51.28%) CSS
3 50 (32.05%) MySQL
4 47 (30.13%) Web Development
5 45 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (28.85%) HTML5
6 44 (28.21%) Java
7 42 (26.92%) jQuery
8 37 (23.72%) Linux
9 34 (21.79%) SQL
10 32 (20.51%) Python
11 30 (19.23%) .NET
12 29 (18.59%) Objective-C
12 29 (18.59%) Git (software)
13 26 (16.67%) C#
14 24 (15.38%) Android
14 24 (15.38%) CSS3
15 23 (14.74%) OO
16 22 (14.10%) C++
16 22 (14.10%) Laravel
16 22 (14.10%) DevOps
17 21 (13.46%) XML
18 20 (12.82%) Degree
19 19 (12.18%) Apple iOS
20 18 (11.54%) TDD
20 18 (11.54%) Games
20 18 (11.54%) SDLC
20 18 (11.54%) Mobile App
21 17 (10.90%) Web Design

PHP
Top Related 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 10 (6.41%) JBoss
2 9 (5.77%) WordPress
3 7 (4.49%) Apache
4 6 (3.85%) ColdFusion
5 5 (3.21%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (3.21%) CMS
6 4 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.92%) concrete5
7 3 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.28%) Confluence
8 2 (1.28%) Drupal
8 2 (1.28%) IIS
8 2 (1.28%) nginx
8 2 (1.28%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.28%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.64%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 6 (3.85%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.28%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Oracle HRMS
2 3 (1.92%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.56%) SaaS
3 3 (1.92%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (1.28%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.28%) IaaS
4 2 (1.28%) MailChimp
4 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.41%) HTTP
2 8 (5.13%) Internet
3 2 (1.28%) Firewall
3 2 (1.28%) Intranet
3 2 (1.28%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (32.05%) MySQL
2 16 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.05%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (5.13%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.49%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.92%) Big Data
9 3 (1.92%) MariaDB
9 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.28%) HPCC
11 1 (0.64%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.64%) Data Mart
11 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.64%) OLTP
11 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 29 (18.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.85%) Grunt
2 6 (3.85%) gulp
2 6 (3.85%) JUnit
2 6 (3.85%) webpack
3 5 (3.21%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (2.56%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.56%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.92%) Mockito
5 3 (1.92%) Spock
6 2 (1.28%) JIRA
6 2 (1.28%) VersionOne
7 1 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.64%) MSTest
7 1 (0.64%) NUnit
7 1 (0.64%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.64%) Subversion
7 1 (0.64%) TestLink
General
1 18 (11.54%) Games
2 16 (10.26%) Finance
3 15 (9.62%) Marketing
4 12 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.21%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.56%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.92%) Advertising
7 3 (1.92%) Retail
8 1 (0.64%) Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 103 (66.03%) Developer
2 46 (29.49%) PHP Developer
3 37 (23.72%) Web Developer
4 22 (14.10%) Software Developer
5 13 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (7.69%) Analyst
7 11 (7.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 11 (7.05%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (6.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (6.41%) Senior Developer
9 9 (5.77%) Senior PHP Developer
10 8 (5.13%) Designer
10 8 (5.13%) Web Designer
11 7 (4.49%) Agile Developer
11 7 (4.49%) HTML CSS Developer
11 7 (4.49%) HTML Developer
11 7 (4.49%) Senior Solutions Analyst
11 7 (4.49%) Senior Systems Analyst
11 7 (4.49%) Solutions Analyst
11 7 (4.49%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (61.54%) HTML
2 80 (51.28%) CSS
3 45 (28.85%) HTML5
4 42 (26.92%) jQuery
5 30 (19.23%) .NET
6 24 (15.38%) CSS3
7 22 (14.10%) Laravel
8 21 (13.46%) XML
9 17 (10.90%) Node.js
10 15 (9.62%) LAMP
10 15 (9.62%) Web Services
11 13 (8.33%) Sass
11 13 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (6.41%) React
13 9 (5.77%) SOAP
14 8 (5.13%) AngularJS
14 8 (5.13%) ASP.NET
14 8 (5.13%) XForms
15 7 (4.49%) REST
15 7 (4.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.54%) Mobile App
2 13 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.33%) User Experience
3 12 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.13%) NHS
5 7 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.21%) iPhone
7 3 (1.92%) Social Media
8 2 (1.28%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.28%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.28%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.28%) Video Editing
8 2 (1.28%) W3C
9 1 (0.64%) Clustering
9 1 (0.64%) EPoS
9 1 (0.64%) Fintech
9 1 (0.64%) iPad
9 1 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (23.72%) Linux
2 24 (15.38%) Android
3 19 (12.18%) Apple iOS
4 13 (8.33%) Unix
5 5 (3.21%) Windows
6 2 (1.28%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.64%) CentOS
7 1 (0.64%) Solaris
7 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (30.13%) Web Development
2 45 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (14.74%) OO
4 22 (14.10%) DevOps
5 18 (11.54%) SDLC
5 18 (11.54%) TDD
6 17 (10.90%) Web Design
7 15 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (9.62%) OOP
7 15 (9.62%) Scrum
8 13 (8.33%) Typography
9 12 (7.69%) MVC
10 11 (7.05%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (6.41%) High Availability
11 10 (6.41%) Multithreading
11 10 (6.41%) Project Management
12 9 (5.77%) Coaching
12 9 (5.77%) E-Commerce
12 9 (5.77%) ETL
13 8 (5.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 44 (28.21%) Java
3 34 (21.79%) SQL
4 32 (20.51%) Python
5 29 (18.59%) Objective-C
6 26 (16.67%) C#
7 22 (14.10%) C++
8 14 (8.97%) Perl
9 13 (8.33%) Ruby
10 12 (7.69%) Bash Shell
11 9 (5.77%) VB.NET
12 8 (5.13%) C
13 6 (3.85%) Apple Swift
14 4 (2.56%) Korn
15 3 (1.92%) Groovy
16 2 (1.28%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (12.82%) Degree
2 5 (3.21%) Postgraduate
3 2 (1.28%) CCNA
3 2 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.64%) MCP
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.92%) Firmware
1 3 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.64%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (5.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (5.77%) Google
1 9 (5.77%) Microsoft
1 9 (5.77%) Zend
2 8 (5.13%) Facebook
2 8 (5.13%) Oracle
2 8 (5.13%) Twitter
3 3 (1.92%) VMware
4 2 (1.28%) Avaya
4 2 (1.28%) Cisco
4 2 (1.28%) RedGate
5 1 (0.64%) Perforce
5 1 (0.64%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.64%) Sitecore
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