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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 57 64 74
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 110 87 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.90% 3.45% 3.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.08% 6.49% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 97 79 70
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £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
1091 1341 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 48.60% 53.13% 49.43%
Number of salaries quoted 895 1096 1013
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Hemel Hempstead +1 38 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Watford +19 19 £49,250 +31.33% 2
Stevenage +19 8 £50,000 -5.21% 2
Welwyn Garden City -9 8 £30,750 +7.89% 1
Letchworth +22 6 £40,000 +35.59% 1
Rickmansworth - 5 £45,000 - 1
Borehamwood +2 3 £45,000 +63.63%
Harpenden - 2 £37,500 - 1
Hertford +10 1 - - 1
Hitchin +2 1 £55,000 +22.22%
St Albans -22 1 £32,500 +4.00%
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 137 (64.93%) HTML
2 124 (58.77%) JavaScript
3 114 (54.03%) CSS
4 91 (43.13%) MySQL
5 86 (40.76%) jQuery
6 75 (35.55%) Linux
7 65 (30.81%) HTML5
8 62 (29.38%) XML
8 62 (29.38%) SQL
9 55 (26.07%) Java
9 55 (26.07%) CSS3
10 54 (25.59%) Python
11 48 (22.75%) Marketing
12 46 (21.80%) Perl
12 46 (21.80%) Git (software)
13 45 (21.33%) Windows
13 45 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
14 43 (20.38%) .NET
15 39 (18.48%) Web Development
16 38 (18.01%) MVC
17 35 (16.59%) Apache
17 35 (16.59%) LAMP
18 34 (16.11%) Ajax
19 33 (15.64%) JSON
20 32 (15.17%) Open Source
20 32 (15.17%) Bash Shell
21 29 (13.74%) Drupal
21 29 (13.74%) Internet
22 28 (13.27%) Ruby
23 26 (12.32%) Magento

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 35 (16.59%) Apache
2 29 (13.74%) Drupal
3 24 (11.37%) CMS
4 22 (10.43%) WebSphere
4 22 (10.43%) JBoss
5 19 (9.00%) IIS
6 15 (7.11%) WebLogic
7 9 (4.27%) WordPress
7 9 (4.27%) Tomcat
7 9 (4.27%) Node.js
8 8 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (3.79%) SharePoint
8 8 (3.79%) MS Exchange
8 8 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (3.32%) LiveLink
9 7 (3.32%) ColdFusion
9 7 (3.32%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (3.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (3.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (4.27%) MS Excel
1 9 (4.27%) MS Office
2 7 (3.32%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 26 (12.32%) Magento
2 4 (1.90%) Unica
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.90%) SaaS
2 1 (0.47%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.47%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.74%) Internet
2 11 (5.21%) SSH
2 11 (5.21%) POP3
2 11 (5.21%) SMTP
2 11 (5.21%) TCP/IP
3 10 (4.74%) HTTP
4 7 (3.32%) HTTPS
5 6 (2.84%) DAB
6 5 (2.37%) Firewall
7 4 (1.90%) FTP
8 3 (1.42%) IMAP
8 3 (1.42%) SAN
8 3 (1.42%) DNS
8 3 (1.42%) SSL
9 2 (0.95%) Intranet
10 1 (0.47%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (43.13%) MySQL
2 22 (10.43%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (10.43%) SQL Server
3 18 (8.53%) NoSQL
4 15 (7.11%) DB2
5 9 (4.27%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.32%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.84%) Redis
9 4 (1.90%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.47%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 46 (21.80%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.53%) JIRA
3 17 (8.06%) Selenium
3 17 (8.06%) Ant
4 15 (7.11%) JUnit
5 8 (3.79%) Grunt
6 7 (3.32%) JMeter
6 7 (3.32%) LoadRunner
7 4 (1.90%) Subversion
8 3 (1.42%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.95%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.95%) Firebug
10 1 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.47%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.47%) Mercurial
General
1 48 (22.75%) Marketing
2 12 (5.69%) Advertising
2 12 (5.69%) Retail
3 7 (3.32%) Banking
4 6 (2.84%) Finance
4 6 (2.84%) Arabic Language
4 6 (2.84%) Russian Language
4 6 (2.84%) Games
5 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.47%) Back Office
5 1 (0.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 152 (72.04%) Developer
2 44 (20.85%) PHP Developer
3 43 (20.38%) Web Developer
4 38 (18.01%) Senior Developer
5 30 (14.22%) Java Developer
6 20 (9.48%) Software Engineer
7 16 (7.58%) Analyst
7 16 (7.58%) Senior Web Developer
8 15 (7.11%) Java Software Engineer
9 14 (6.64%) Senior PHP Developer
10 12 (5.69%) Front-End Developer
10 12 (5.69%) Lead Developer
11 11 (5.21%) Support Analyst
12 10 (4.74%) Magento Developer
12 10 (4.74%) Technical Specialist
13 9 (4.27%) JavaScript Developer
13 9 (4.27%) Software Developer
13 9 (4.27%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 9 (4.27%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 9 (4.27%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (64.93%) HTML
2 114 (54.03%) CSS
3 86 (40.76%) jQuery
4 65 (30.81%) HTML5
5 62 (29.38%) XML
6 55 (26.07%) CSS3
7 43 (20.38%) .NET
8 35 (16.59%) LAMP
9 34 (16.11%) Ajax
10 33 (15.64%) JSON
11 22 (10.43%) Web Services
12 21 (9.95%) ASP.NET
12 21 (9.95%) PhoneGap
13 18 (8.53%) SOAP
13 18 (8.53%) Laravel
14 17 (8.06%) AngularJS
15 15 (7.11%) Yii
15 15 (7.11%) WebSockets
15 15 (7.11%) Regular Expression
15 15 (7.11%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.17%) Open Source
2 14 (6.64%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.37%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.37%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.90%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.90%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.90%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.90%) Informatics
5 4 (1.90%) Statistics
6 3 (1.42%) Online Games
6 3 (1.42%) Replication
6 3 (1.42%) IVR
6 3 (1.42%) Clustering
6 3 (1.42%) W3C
6 3 (1.42%) User Experience
7 2 (0.95%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.95%) Blog
8 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 75 (35.55%) Linux
2 45 (21.33%) Windows
3 16 (7.58%) Apple iOS
3 16 (7.58%) Android
4 9 (4.27%) AIX
4 9 (4.27%) UNIX
4 9 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (3.79%) Debian
6 7 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.42%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (18.48%) Web Development
3 38 (18.01%) MVC
4 25 (11.85%) TDD
4 25 (11.85%) OO
5 23 (10.90%) Software Engineering
6 20 (9.48%) E-Commerce
7 19 (9.00%) OOP
8 16 (7.58%) SOA
9 15 (7.11%) Technical Analysis
9 15 (7.11%) Mobile Development
10 12 (5.69%) Scrum
11 11 (5.21%) Mentoring
11 11 (5.21%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (4.74%) Product Management
13 9 (4.27%) BDD
14 8 (3.79%) OO PHP
14 8 (3.79%) Workflow
14 8 (3.79%) Time Management
14 8 (3.79%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 124 (58.77%) JavaScript
2 62 (29.38%) SQL
3 55 (26.07%) Java
4 54 (25.59%) Python
5 46 (21.80%) Perl
6 32 (15.17%) Bash Shell
7 28 (13.27%) Ruby
8 23 (10.90%) C
8 23 (10.90%) C++
9 16 (7.58%) C#
10 12 (5.69%) PHP5
11 7 (3.32%) AWK
11 7 (3.32%) VBScript
12 6 (2.84%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.95%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.95%) VB
13 2 (0.95%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.95%) Jython
13 2 (0.95%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (10.90%) Degree
2 7 (3.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 6 (2.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.32%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) SLA
3 2 (0.95%) WAI
System Software
1 15 (7.11%) Firmware
2 8 (3.79%) Hyper-V
2 8 (3.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.42%) Xen
3 3 (1.42%) iptables
3 3 (1.42%) Varnish
3 3 (1.42%) Sendmail
4 2 (0.95%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (4.27%) cPanel
2 8 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.79%) Puppet
3 3 (1.42%) Nagios
3 3 (1.42%) Cacti
4 2 (0.95%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.95%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (11.37%) Oracle
2 21 (9.95%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.53%) Zend
4 13 (6.16%) IBM
5 12 (5.69%) Adobe
6 10 (4.74%) Cisco
6 10 (4.74%) Red Hat
7 8 (3.79%) hybris
7 8 (3.79%) SAP
7 8 (3.79%) VMware
8 7 (3.32%) Sun
9 6 (2.84%) CyberSource
9 6 (2.84%) Ogone
9 6 (2.84%) Demandware
9 6 (2.84%) ATG
10 3 (1.42%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.95%) Facebook
11 2 (0.95%) Twitter
11 2 (0.95%) PayPal
11 2 (0.95%) Avaya
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £28k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £28k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum plus Shares and Benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Elstree, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
My 1st Years
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Close to borders of Cambridgeshire Essex...
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, South East, United Kingdom
Executive Grapevine
Salary: £18 - £23k + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago