The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 9 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 13 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 22.03% 1.79% 3.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.26% 3.57% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 1
Average salary £25,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
PHP
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertford region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 77.97% 50.00% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 44 26 14
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Hertford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

PHP
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

PHP Salary Trend in Hertford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP.

1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) HTML5
2 12 (85.71%) Degree
2 12 (85.71%) Computer Science
3 11 (78.57%) Drupal
4 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 7 (50.00%) MVC
5 7 (50.00%) LAMP
5 7 (50.00%) MySQL
5 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 7 (50.00%) Physics
5 7 (50.00%) Ajax
5 7 (50.00%) CakePHP
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
6 5 (35.71%) Software Architecture
6 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
6 5 (35.71%) Node.js
6 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
6 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
6 5 (35.71%) OO PHP
6 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 5 (35.71%) Zend
6 5 (35.71%) YUI
6 5 (35.71%) PHP5
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) OO
7 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) Laravel

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (78.57%) Drupal
2 5 (35.71%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
2 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Graduate
2 7 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 7 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Graduate Web Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior
3 3 (21.43%) Junior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior PHP Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) CakePHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) HTML5
2 7 (50.00%) LAMP
2 7 (50.00%) Ajax
2 7 (50.00%) CakePHP
2 7 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
3 5 (35.71%) YUI
4 4 (28.57%) Laravel
4 4 (28.57%) Yii
5 2 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (50.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Software Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) OO PHP
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) PHP5
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Ruby
4 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Zend
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago