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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 86 61 32
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -29
Permanent jobs citing PHP 54 92 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.48% 4.56% 6.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.79% 8.92% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 43 72 117
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
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
932 1031 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 42.87% 51.09% 54.30%
Number of salaries quoted 798 780 881
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
Hemel Hempstead +8 18 £53,100 +18.00% 3
Watford -6 12 £52,500 +16.66%
St Albans +12 11 £42,500 -5.55%
Hertford -2 3 £27,500 -8.33%
Bishop's Stortford -1 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Stevenage -9 1 £29,000 -42.00%
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 60 (52.17%) HTML
2 51 (44.35%) MySQL
2 51 (44.35%) Linux
3 50 (43.48%) CSS
4 48 (41.74%) Java
5 45 (39.13%) JavaScript
6 40 (34.78%) Windows
7 39 (33.91%) Web Services
7 39 (33.91%) LAMP
8 37 (32.17%) .NET
9 36 (31.30%) XML
10 35 (30.43%) Perl
10 35 (30.43%) Degree
11 32 (27.83%) Oracle
12 30 (26.09%) Computer Science
13 29 (25.22%) Microsoft
14 28 (24.35%) SQL
15 27 (23.48%) MVC
16 24 (20.87%) Apache
17 23 (20.00%) Android
17 23 (20.00%) Apple iOS
18 22 (19.13%) Git (software)
18 22 (19.13%) jQuery
18 22 (19.13%) Retail
19 21 (18.26%) Banking
19 21 (18.26%) C
19 21 (18.26%) C++
19 21 (18.26%) Analytical Skills
19 21 (18.26%) Presales
20 19 (16.52%) Document Management

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 24 (20.87%) Apache
2 14 (12.17%) WebSphere
2 14 (12.17%) WordPress
3 13 (11.30%) Tomcat
4 12 (10.43%) Apache ServiceMix
4 12 (10.43%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (6.96%) SugarCRM
6 6 (5.22%) Drupal
7 5 (4.35%) CMS
7 5 (4.35%) Node.js
8 4 (3.48%) IIS
8 4 (3.48%) Joomla!
8 4 (3.48%) Moodle
8 4 (3.48%) nginx
8 4 (3.48%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (2.61%) Liferay
10 2 (1.74%) JBoss
10 2 (1.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (9.57%) MS Office
2 10 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (6.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.91%) DNS
1 16 (13.91%) SSH
1 16 (13.91%) SSL
2 15 (13.04%) FTP
3 9 (7.83%) Firewall
4 8 (6.96%) SMTP
5 4 (3.48%) IMAP
5 4 (3.48%) POP3
5 4 (3.48%) SAN
5 4 (3.48%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.87%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (44.35%) MySQL
2 10 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.96%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.48%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.48%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.87%) DB2
7 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (19.13%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.22%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.35%) JIRA
3 5 (4.35%) Subversion
4 4 (3.48%) PHPUnit
5 3 (2.61%) Ant
5 3 (2.61%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.74%) JUnit
6 2 (1.74%) Selenium
7 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (19.13%) Retail
2 21 (18.26%) Banking
3 19 (16.52%) Arabic Language
3 19 (16.52%) Russian Language
4 7 (6.09%) Finance
5 6 (5.22%) Marketing
6 4 (3.48%) Automotive
6 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.74%) Advertising
7 2 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.87%) Games
8 1 (0.87%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 67 (58.26%) Developer
2 25 (21.74%) PHP Developer
3 16 (13.91%) Administrator
3 16 (13.91%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (13.91%) Web Developer
4 14 (12.17%) Technical Specialist
5 13 (11.30%) .NET Developer
5 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (11.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (11.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (11.30%) C# Developer
5 13 (11.30%) Linux Administrator
5 13 (11.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 11 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 11 (9.57%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.83%) LAMP Developer
7 9 (7.83%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 9 (7.83%) Unix Administrator
7 9 (7.83%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 8 (6.96%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (52.17%) HTML
2 50 (43.48%) CSS
3 39 (33.91%) LAMP
3 39 (33.91%) Web Services
4 37 (32.17%) .NET
5 36 (31.30%) XML
6 22 (19.13%) jQuery
7 14 (12.17%) Laravel
8 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET
9 12 (10.43%) WebSphere MQ
10 11 (9.57%) CodeIgniter
10 11 (9.57%) JSON
11 10 (8.70%) HTML5
12 9 (7.83%) CSS3
12 9 (7.83%) REST
12 9 (7.83%) Swing
13 8 (6.96%) Ajax
13 8 (6.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (6.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (6.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 21 (18.26%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (13.91%) Clustering
4 8 (6.96%) Algorithms
5 7 (6.09%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.35%) Data Integration
7 4 (3.48%) Client/Server
7 4 (3.48%) CMDB
7 4 (3.48%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.48%) Reference Data
7 4 (3.48%) Replication
8 3 (2.61%) Animation
8 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.74%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.87%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (44.35%) Linux
2 40 (34.78%) Windows
3 23 (20.00%) Android
3 23 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 18 (15.65%) Unix
5 13 (11.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.35%) Windows Server
7 4 (3.48%) CentOS
7 4 (3.48%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.48%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.87%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.48%) MVC
2 21 (18.26%) Presales
3 19 (16.52%) Document Management
3 19 (16.52%) Product Management
4 18 (15.65%) Time Management
5 17 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (13.04%) ITIL
6 15 (13.04%) Web Development
7 11 (9.57%) Release Management
8 10 (8.70%) CRM
8 10 (8.70%) Problem Management
8 10 (8.70%) Workflow
9 9 (7.83%) OO
10 8 (6.96%) Project Management
11 7 (6.09%) OOP
11 7 (6.09%) Open Source
11 7 (6.09%) Scrum
12 6 (5.22%) Software Engineering
13 4 (3.48%) Asset Management
13 4 (3.48%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 48 (41.74%) Java
2 45 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 35 (30.43%) Perl
4 28 (24.35%) SQL
5 21 (18.26%) C
5 21 (18.26%) C++
6 16 (13.91%) Bash Shell
7 13 (11.30%) C#
7 13 (11.30%) Shell Script
8 12 (10.43%) Python
9 9 (7.83%) T-SQL
10 5 (4.35%) Ruby
10 5 (4.35%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.74%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.74%) PHP 5
11 2 (1.74%) VB
11 2 (1.74%) VBA
12 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (30.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) QA
2 4 (3.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.87%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.87%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (13.91%) Sendmail
2 12 (10.43%) Postfix
2 12 (10.43%) qmail
3 11 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.48%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.48%) iptables
4 4 (3.48%) Varnish
4 4 (3.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (10.43%) Plesk
2 4 (3.48%) Cacti
2 4 (3.48%) cPanel
2 4 (3.48%) Nagios
2 4 (3.48%) SCCM
2 4 (3.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.87%) Ansible
3 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (27.83%) Oracle
2 29 (25.22%) Microsoft
3 16 (13.91%) Red Hat
4 12 (10.43%) IBM
5 11 (9.57%) VMware
6 4 (3.48%) Altiris
6 4 (3.48%) Citrix
6 4 (3.48%) FrontRange
6 4 (3.48%) Google
6 4 (3.48%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (2.61%) Adobe
7 3 (2.61%) Zend
8 1 (0.87%) hybris
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £53,000 to £59,000 per annum 53K basic + 6K commission + 12% pens
Posted: 6 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago