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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 68 25 37
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 74 140 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.25% 7.42% 5.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.85% 13.15% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 61 127 159
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
1081 1065 1632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 47.47% 56.41% 55.01%
Number of salaries quoted 837 865 1412
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 December 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 29 December 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 -10 19 £32,500 - 5
Welwyn Garden City -7 14 £30,000 -23.07%
Hertford -2 6 £25,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -9 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Stevenage +5 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Borehamwood -7 3 £26,500 -29.33% 1
St Albans -33 3 £47,500 +131.70%
Royston - 3 £32,500 -
Bishop's Stortford +6 2 £26,750 -46.50%
Rickmansworth -15 2 £23,500 -41.25%
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 141 (73.44%) JavaScript
2 138 (71.88%) HTML
3 113 (58.85%) MySQL
4 108 (56.25%) CSS
5 75 (39.06%) jQuery
6 62 (32.29%) HTML5
7 51 (26.56%) LAMP
7 51 (26.56%) XML
8 50 (26.04%) Linux
9 42 (21.88%) Degree
10 41 (21.35%) Web Development
10 41 (21.35%) PHP5
11 40 (20.83%) SQL
12 38 (19.79%) OO
12 38 (19.79%) Drupal
13 35 (18.23%) Web Services
14 33 (17.19%) SOAP
14 33 (17.19%) Java
14 33 (17.19%) Computer Science
15 31 (16.15%) Zend
15 31 (16.15%) Ajax
16 29 (15.10%) .NET
17 28 (14.58%) Apache
18 27 (14.06%) Perl
19 26 (13.54%) Internet
20 25 (13.02%) Python
21 24 (12.50%) E-Commerce
21 24 (12.50%) ASP.NET
21 24 (12.50%) Symfony
21 24 (12.50%) NoSQL

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 38 (19.79%) Drupal
2 28 (14.58%) Apache
3 19 (9.90%) WordPress
4 16 (8.33%) CMS
5 14 (7.29%) ColdFusion
6 13 (6.77%) Node.js
7 7 (3.65%) IIS
8 4 (2.08%) Joomla!
9 3 (1.56%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.04%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.04%) JBoss
10 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.04%) nginx
10 2 (1.04%) Moodle
10 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (8.85%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.08%) MS Office
2 4 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.56%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.04%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (10.42%) Magento
2 1 (0.52%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.17%) SaaS
2 6 (3.13%) PaaS
3 1 (0.52%) IaaS
3 1 (0.52%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.54%) Internet
2 8 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (4.17%) Wireless
3 7 (3.65%) DNS
4 5 (2.60%) VoIP
4 5 (2.60%) POP3
4 5 (2.60%) SMTP
4 5 (2.60%) CTI
4 5 (2.60%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.56%) Intranet
5 3 (1.56%) SSH
5 3 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.56%) WLAN
5 3 (1.56%) SSL
5 3 (1.56%) 3GPP
5 3 (1.56%) HTTP
6 2 (1.04%) SAN
6 2 (1.04%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.52%) FTP
7 1 (0.52%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (58.85%) MySQL
2 24 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 20 (10.42%) SQL Server
4 17 (8.85%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (5.21%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.60%) DB2
7 4 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.04%) Redis
8 2 (1.04%) Big Data
8 2 (1.04%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.52%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 22 (11.46%) Git (software)
2 18 (9.38%) Subversion
3 5 (2.60%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.60%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.56%) NUnit
4 3 (1.56%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.04%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.52%) Grunt
6 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.52%) JIRA
6 1 (0.52%) Selenium
6 1 (0.52%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (9.90%) Marketing
2 13 (6.77%) Retail
3 10 (5.21%) Advertising
4 5 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.04%) Publishing
6 1 (0.52%) Games
6 1 (0.52%) Finance
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 143 (74.48%) Developer
2 73 (38.02%) PHP Developer
3 66 (34.38%) Web Developer
4 23 (11.98%) PHP Web Developer
5 19 (9.90%) Senior Developer
6 14 (7.29%) Support Analyst
6 14 (7.29%) Analyst
7 13 (6.77%) Technical Support
7 13 (6.77%) Technical Analyst
7 13 (6.77%) Technical Support Analyst
7 13 (6.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 12 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
9 10 (5.21%) Java Developer
10 9 (4.69%) Junior Developer
10 9 (4.69%) Graduate
10 9 (4.69%) Junior
10 9 (4.69%) Graduate Developer
11 8 (4.17%) Graduate Web Developer
11 8 (4.17%) Senior Web Developer
11 8 (4.17%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (71.88%) HTML
2 108 (56.25%) CSS
3 75 (39.06%) jQuery
4 62 (32.29%) HTML5
5 51 (26.56%) XML
5 51 (26.56%) LAMP
6 35 (18.23%) Web Services
7 33 (17.19%) SOAP
8 31 (16.15%) Ajax
9 29 (15.10%) .NET
10 24 (12.50%) ASP.NET
10 24 (12.50%) Symfony
11 23 (11.98%) CSS3
12 21 (10.94%) DHTML
13 17 (8.85%) Laravel
14 14 (7.29%) Backbone.js
14 14 (7.29%) DOM
15 12 (6.25%) XSL
15 12 (6.25%) Zend Framework
15 12 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.19%) Computer Science
2 24 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.29%) User Experience
4 8 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.17%) Open Source
4 8 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 8 (4.17%) Physics
5 5 (2.60%) IVR
6 4 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.08%) Social Media
6 4 (2.08%) Kindle
6 4 (2.08%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.04%) iPhone
7 2 (1.04%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.04%) W3C
7 2 (1.04%) Informatics
8 1 (0.52%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.52%) Clustering
8 1 (0.52%) CCTV
8 1 (0.52%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 50 (26.04%) Linux
2 21 (10.94%) Windows
3 16 (8.33%) UNIX
4 15 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (7.29%) Apple iOS
5 14 (7.29%) Android
6 8 (4.17%) Debian
7 4 (2.08%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.56%) CentOS
8 3 (1.56%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (21.35%) Web Development
2 38 (19.79%) OO
3 24 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 24 (12.50%) OO PHP
4 22 (11.46%) MVC
4 22 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (9.90%) TDD
6 16 (8.33%) OOP
6 16 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 15 (7.81%) ITIL
8 14 (7.29%) Six Sigma
8 14 (7.29%) Incident Management
9 10 (5.21%) Web Design
9 10 (5.21%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (4.69%) Coaching
11 8 (4.17%) Mentoring
12 7 (3.65%) SEO
12 7 (3.65%) Scrum
13 6 (3.13%) Content Management
13 6 (3.13%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 141 (73.44%) JavaScript
2 41 (21.35%) PHP5
3 40 (20.83%) SQL
4 33 (17.19%) Java
5 27 (14.06%) Perl
6 25 (13.02%) Python
7 16 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 13 (6.77%) C#
9 6 (3.13%) Ruby
10 5 (2.60%) C++
11 4 (2.08%) C
12 2 (1.04%) VBScript
13 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (21.88%) Degree
2 14 (7.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 4 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.56%) CCNP
4 3 (1.56%) CCNA
4 3 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.60%) QA
1 5 (2.60%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.08%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.52%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (2.60%) Firmware
2 4 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.56%) KVM
4 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.52%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.52%) vSphere
5 1 (0.52%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (2.60%) cPanel
2 4 (2.08%) Puppet
3 3 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.52%) Ansible
4 1 (0.52%) Nagios
4 1 (0.52%) Cacti
Vendors
1 31 (16.15%) Zend
2 20 (10.42%) Red Hat
3 11 (5.73%) Oracle
4 7 (3.65%) CyberSource
4 7 (3.65%) Ogone
5 6 (3.13%) hybris
5 6 (3.13%) Demandware
5 6 (3.13%) ATG
5 6 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.60%) Cisco
6 5 (2.60%) Avaya
6 5 (2.60%) DataCash
7 4 (2.08%) VMware
8 2 (1.04%) Quark
8 2 (1.04%) Adobe
9 1 (0.52%) HP
9 1 (0.52%) Dell
9 1 (0.52%) EMC
9 1 (0.52%) IBM
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Execellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, share scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Borehamwood
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ecom Recruitment
Posted: 25 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Potters Bar
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago