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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 48 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 119 116 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.66% 5.11% 4.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.88% 9.49% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 98 101 126
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £49,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
1094 1222 1437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 52.05% 53.88% 53.03%
Number of salaries quoted 889 994 1247
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +24 32 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Hemel Hempstead -18 19 £45,000 - 4
Welwyn Garden City +4 13 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Stevenage +25 11 £50,000 -
Rickmansworth - 7 £34,000 - 1
Letchworth +20 6 £72,500 +154.38% 2
Hertford +1 4 £30,000 +20.00%
Bishop's Stortford +12 2 £27,500 +4.76% 1
Borehamwood -5 2 £27,500 -26.66%
St Albans -17 2 £32,500 +8.33%
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 134 (69.79%) HTML
2 117 (60.94%) JavaScript
3 105 (54.69%) CSS
4 88 (45.83%) MySQL
5 80 (41.67%) jQuery
6 60 (31.25%) HTML5
7 57 (29.69%) XML
8 54 (28.13%) SQL
9 53 (27.60%) Linux
10 49 (25.52%) Python
10 49 (25.52%) Perl
11 47 (24.48%) CSS3
12 43 (22.40%) Git (software)
13 41 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
13 41 (21.35%) .NET
14 39 (20.31%) Java
14 39 (20.31%) Marketing
15 38 (19.79%) LAMP
15 38 (19.79%) Drupal
16 35 (18.23%) Apache
17 33 (17.19%) JSON
17 33 (17.19%) Degree
18 32 (16.67%) Internet
18 32 (16.67%) Bash Shell
19 31 (16.15%) Windows
19 31 (16.15%) Web Development
20 30 (15.63%) OO
20 30 (15.63%) MVC
21 28 (14.58%) ASP.NET
21 28 (14.58%) Ajax

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 35 (18.23%) Apache
3 27 (14.06%) CMS
4 17 (8.85%) WebSphere
4 17 (8.85%) IIS
4 17 (8.85%) JBoss
5 16 (8.33%) WordPress
6 14 (7.29%) ColdFusion
7 10 (5.21%) WebLogic
8 8 (4.17%) Tomcat
8 8 (4.17%) Node.js
9 7 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (3.65%) SharePoint
9 7 (3.65%) MS Exchange
9 7 (3.65%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (3.13%) LiveLink
10 6 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 7 (3.65%) MS Office
3 4 (2.08%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.04%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 24 (12.50%) Magento
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.60%) SaaS
2 1 (0.52%) PaaS
2 1 (0.52%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.52%) IaaS
2 1 (0.52%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.52%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (16.67%) Internet
2 13 (6.77%) SSH
3 10 (5.21%) POP3
3 10 (5.21%) SMTP
3 10 (5.21%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.65%) HTTPS
4 7 (3.65%) DAB
4 7 (3.65%) HTTP
5 4 (2.08%) Firewall
5 4 (2.08%) SAN
5 4 (2.08%) DNS
5 4 (2.08%) FTP
6 3 (1.56%) SSL
6 3 (1.56%) IMAP
7 2 (1.04%) Intranet
8 1 (0.52%) NAS
8 1 (0.52%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (45.83%) MySQL
2 25 (13.02%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (10.94%) SQL Server
4 14 (7.29%) DB2
5 11 (5.73%) NoSQL
6 10 (5.21%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.65%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.65%) Redis
7 7 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.60%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.04%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects XI
12 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 43 (22.40%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.25%) JIRA
2 12 (6.25%) Selenium
3 11 (5.73%) Ant
4 10 (5.21%) JUnit
5 9 (4.69%) Grunt
6 7 (3.65%) LoadRunner
6 7 (3.65%) JMeter
7 5 (2.60%) Subversion
8 3 (1.56%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.56%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.04%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.04%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.04%) Firebug
10 1 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
General
1 39 (20.31%) Marketing
2 12 (6.25%) Advertising
3 7 (3.65%) Finance
4 4 (2.08%) Games
4 4 (2.08%) Retail
5 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Back Office
6 1 (0.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 139 (72.40%) Developer
2 50 (26.04%) Web Developer
3 33 (17.19%) PHP Developer
4 30 (15.63%) Senior Developer
5 20 (10.42%) Java Developer
6 19 (9.90%) Analyst
7 15 (7.81%) Software Engineer
8 14 (7.29%) Support Analyst
9 13 (6.77%) Technical Support
9 13 (6.77%) Technical Support Analyst
9 13 (6.77%) Technical Analyst
10 11 (5.73%) Front-End Developer
10 11 (5.73%) Magento Developer
11 10 (5.21%) Java Software Engineer
12 9 (4.69%) Lead Developer
12 9 (4.69%) Software Developer
12 9 (4.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 9 (4.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 9 (4.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 9 (4.69%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (69.79%) HTML
2 105 (54.69%) CSS
3 80 (41.67%) jQuery
4 60 (31.25%) HTML5
5 57 (29.69%) XML
6 47 (24.48%) CSS3
7 41 (21.35%) .NET
8 38 (19.79%) LAMP
9 33 (17.19%) JSON
10 28 (14.58%) Ajax
10 28 (14.58%) ASP.NET
11 22 (11.46%) XSL
12 20 (10.42%) DHTML
13 17 (8.85%) SOAP
13 17 (8.85%) Yii
14 15 (7.81%) PhoneGap
15 14 (7.29%) DOM
16 13 (6.77%) Laravel
16 13 (6.77%) AngularJS
17 12 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.90%) Open Source
2 18 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 14 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.13%) Physics
5 5 (2.60%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.60%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.08%) User Experience
6 4 (2.08%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.08%) W3C
6 4 (2.08%) Statistics
6 4 (2.08%) Informatics
7 3 (1.56%) Blog
7 3 (1.56%) Replication
7 3 (1.56%) Clustering
8 2 (1.04%) Online Games
8 2 (1.04%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 53 (27.60%) Linux
2 31 (16.15%) Windows
3 15 (7.81%) UNIX
4 14 (7.29%) Debian
4 14 (7.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.17%) AIX
5 8 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.56%) CentOS
7 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (16.15%) Web Development
3 30 (15.63%) OO
3 30 (15.63%) MVC
4 20 (10.42%) TDD
5 19 (9.90%) Software Engineering
6 17 (8.85%) E-Commerce
7 14 (7.29%) ITIL
7 14 (7.29%) OOP
7 14 (7.29%) Six Sigma
7 14 (7.29%) Incident Management
8 13 (6.77%) Scrum
8 13 (6.77%) OO PHP
9 12 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (5.73%) SOA
11 9 (4.69%) Performance Testing
11 9 (4.69%) BDD
12 8 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
12 8 (4.17%) Mentoring
13 7 (3.65%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 117 (60.94%) JavaScript
2 54 (28.13%) SQL
3 49 (25.52%) Perl
3 49 (25.52%) Python
4 39 (20.31%) Java
5 32 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 20 (10.42%) Ruby
7 15 (7.81%) C#
8 13 (6.77%) PHP5
9 9 (4.69%) C++
10 8 (4.17%) C
11 7 (3.65%) AWK
12 6 (3.13%) VBScript
12 6 (3.13%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.04%) Lua
14 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.52%) VB
14 1 (0.52%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.52%) Jython
Qualifications
1 33 (17.19%) Degree
2 14 (7.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 8 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.60%) QA
2 3 (1.56%) SLA
3 2 (1.04%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 8 (4.17%) Firmware
2 3 (1.56%) Xen
2 3 (1.56%) Varnish
2 3 (1.56%) Sendmail
2 3 (1.56%) iptables
3 2 (1.04%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (5.21%) cPanel
2 8 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.17%) Puppet
3 3 (1.56%) Nagios
3 3 (1.56%) Cacti
4 2 (1.04%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (11.46%) Oracle
2 17 (8.85%) Red Hat
3 13 (6.77%) Zend
3 13 (6.77%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.21%) Adobe
4 10 (5.21%) IBM
5 8 (4.17%) Cisco
5 8 (4.17%) VMware
6 7 (3.65%) Sun
6 7 (3.65%) SAP
6 7 (3.65%) hybris
7 6 (3.13%) Demandware
7 6 (3.13%) CyberSource
7 6 (3.13%) Ogone
7 6 (3.13%) ATG
8 3 (1.56%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.52%) Google
9 1 (0.52%) Unica
9 1 (0.52%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.52%) Cognos
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot I.T. Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent bens, International Compan
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson - UK
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, South East, United Kingdom
Epson - UK
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Elstree, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
My 1st Years
Salary: £35,000-£50,000 (depending on experience)
Posted: 15 days ago