The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 47 36 61
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +25
Permanent jobs citing PHP 116 118 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.05% 5.97% 4.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.26% 10.32% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 93 112 110
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +23.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
PHP
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1030 1143 1673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 44.80% 57.87% 55.21%
Number of salaries quoted 844 981 1408
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

PHP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PHP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

PHP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -6 20 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Hemel Hempstead -6 19 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hertford +2 9 £27,500 - 1
Bishop's Stortford +5 8 £30,000 +33.33%
Hitchin - 8 £42,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 7 £35,000 - 1
Borehamwood +12 5 £33,750 -32.50%
Hoddesdon -4 4 £25,000 +25.00%
Rickmansworth - 3 £23,500 -
Stevenage -2 1 £30,000 -3.22%
Letchworth - 1 £35,000 -
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 157 (70.72%) JavaScript
2 138 (62.16%) MySQL
3 132 (59.46%) HTML
4 117 (52.70%) CSS
5 80 (36.04%) jQuery
6 69 (31.08%) LAMP
7 68 (30.63%) HTML5
8 65 (29.28%) Linux
9 56 (25.23%) OO
10 54 (24.32%) Web Services
11 52 (23.42%) Git (software)
12 47 (21.17%) Zend
12 47 (21.17%) SQL
13 45 (20.27%) Java
13 45 (20.27%) Web Development
13 45 (20.27%) Degree
14 41 (18.47%) XML
15 40 (18.02%) PHP5
16 39 (17.57%) Subversion
16 39 (17.57%) Apache
17 37 (16.67%) E-Commerce
17 37 (16.67%) Computer Science
18 36 (16.22%) Symfony
18 36 (16.22%) TDD
18 36 (16.22%) Software Engineering
19 35 (15.77%) SOAP
20 34 (15.32%) OOP
20 34 (15.32%) MVC
20 34 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
20 34 (15.32%) Drupal

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 39 (17.57%) Apache
2 34 (15.32%) Drupal
3 28 (12.61%) Node.js
4 16 (7.21%) WordPress
5 4 (1.80%) CMS
5 4 (1.80%) IIS
6 3 (1.35%) ColdFusion
6 3 (1.35%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.35%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.45%) Moodle
8 1 (0.45%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (5.86%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.35%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (9.46%) Magento
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.45%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.86%) SaaS
2 6 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.71%) Internet
2 12 (5.41%) DNS
3 11 (4.95%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (4.95%) Wireless
4 9 (4.05%) HTTP
5 6 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (2.70%) 3GPP
5 6 (2.70%) VoIP
5 6 (2.70%) WLAN
5 6 (2.70%) CTI
6 3 (1.35%) SSL
6 3 (1.35%) Intranet
6 3 (1.35%) POP3
6 3 (1.35%) SMTP
6 3 (1.35%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.90%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.45%) SAN
8 1 (0.45%) FTP
8 1 (0.45%) IMAP
8 1 (0.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (62.16%) MySQL
2 29 (13.06%) NoSQL
3 25 (11.26%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (8.11%) SQL Server
5 15 (6.76%) Relational Database
6 14 (6.31%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.80%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.90%) Big Data
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.45%) DB2
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 52 (23.42%) Git (software)
2 39 (17.57%) Subversion
3 8 (3.60%) Selenium
4 7 (3.15%) RSpec
4 7 (3.15%) Cucumber
5 6 (2.70%) NUnit
6 5 (2.25%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.80%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.35%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.90%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Blend
10 1 (0.45%) JIRA
10 1 (0.45%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (8.56%) Retail
2 15 (6.76%) Advertising
3 13 (5.86%) Marketing
4 6 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.35%) Finance
6 2 (0.90%) Publishing
6 2 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 186 (83.78%) Developer
2 93 (41.89%) PHP Developer
3 83 (37.39%) Web Developer
4 36 (16.22%) PHP Web Developer
5 34 (15.32%) Senior Developer
6 22 (9.91%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 21 (9.46%) Software Developer
8 16 (7.21%) Software Engineer
9 15 (6.76%) Senior Web Developer
10 12 (5.41%) Senior PHP Developer
11 11 (4.95%) Web Engineer
12 10 (4.50%) Magento Developer
12 10 (4.50%) PHP Magento Developer
12 10 (4.50%) Analyst
13 9 (4.05%) Junior
13 9 (4.05%) UI Developer
13 9 (4.05%) Java Developer
13 9 (4.05%) Junior Developer
13 9 (4.05%) UI Programmer
14 8 (3.60%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (59.46%) HTML
2 117 (52.70%) CSS
3 80 (36.04%) jQuery
4 69 (31.08%) LAMP
5 68 (30.63%) HTML5
6 54 (24.32%) Web Services
7 41 (18.47%) XML
8 36 (16.22%) Symfony
9 35 (15.77%) SOAP
10 32 (14.41%) Ajax
11 26 (11.71%) .NET
12 20 (9.01%) Zend Framework
12 20 (9.01%) Laravel
13 19 (8.56%) Backbone.js
14 17 (7.66%) CSS3
14 17 (7.66%) CakePHP
15 14 (6.31%) AngularJS
15 14 (6.31%) REST
15 14 (6.31%) ASP.NET
16 9 (4.05%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 18 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (7.66%) User Experience
4 10 (4.50%) Open Source
5 9 (4.05%) Smartphone
5 9 (4.05%) Kindle
5 9 (4.05%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.70%) IVR
7 4 (1.80%) Social Media
7 4 (1.80%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.80%) W3C
8 3 (1.35%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.35%) Physics
8 3 (1.35%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.90%) Informatics
9 2 (0.90%) iPhone
10 1 (0.45%) Online Games
10 1 (0.45%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.45%) Biotechnology
10 1 (0.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 65 (29.28%) Linux
2 23 (10.36%) Apple iOS
3 19 (8.56%) Android
3 19 (8.56%) Windows
4 7 (3.15%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (2.25%) UNIX
5 5 (2.25%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.35%) CentOS
8 1 (0.45%) AIX
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (25.23%) OO
2 45 (20.27%) Web Development
3 37 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 36 (16.22%) TDD
4 36 (16.22%) Software Engineering
5 34 (15.32%) OOP
5 34 (15.32%) MVC
5 34 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (11.26%) OO PHP
7 11 (4.95%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (4.95%) Coaching
8 10 (4.50%) Web Application Development
9 9 (4.05%) Web Design
10 8 (3.60%) Unit Testing
11 7 (3.15%) UML
11 7 (3.15%) OOD
11 7 (3.15%) Content Management
11 7 (3.15%) Mobile Application Development
12 6 (2.70%) Network Management
12 6 (2.70%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 157 (70.72%) JavaScript
2 47 (21.17%) SQL
3 45 (20.27%) Java
4 40 (18.02%) PHP5
5 19 (8.56%) C#
6 16 (7.21%) Python
7 15 (6.76%) Perl
8 12 (5.41%) Ruby
9 8 (3.60%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.60%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.70%) C++
11 5 (2.25%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.25%) VBScript
12 3 (1.35%) VB
12 3 (1.35%) C
12 3 (1.35%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.35%) VB6
13 1 (0.45%) PowerHouse
13 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (20.27%) Degree
2 6 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (2.70%) CCNP
2 6 (2.70%) CCNA
3 3 (1.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.05%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (1.35%) KVM
2 2 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.45%) Firmware
3 1 (0.45%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) Nagios
2 1 (0.45%) Cacti
2 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 47 (21.17%) Zend
2 22 (9.91%) Oracle
3 11 (4.95%) Red Hat
4 6 (2.70%) Cisco
4 6 (2.70%) Avaya
5 5 (2.25%) DataCash
6 4 (1.80%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.35%) Ogone
7 3 (1.35%) CyberSource
8 2 (0.90%) Demandware
8 2 (0.90%) hybris
8 2 (0.90%) JBoss
8 2 (0.90%) ATG
8 2 (0.90%) Quark
9 1 (0.45%) Dell
9 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.45%) SAP
9 1 (0.45%) VMware
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