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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 106 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 40 125 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.77% 5.45% 4.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.50% 10.95% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35 109 92
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
888 1142 1371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 39.26% 49.80% 54.75%
Number of salaries quoted 710 959 1112
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 -7 11 £45,000 - 1
Hoddesdon - 5 £37,500 - 2
Stevenage -8 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Welwyn Garden City +5 2 £48,125 +56.50% 1
Letchworth -5 2 £31,250 -55.35%
Borehamwood -6 1 £65,000 +136.36% 1
Hertford -8 1 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Watford -16 1 - - 1
Berkhamsted - 1 £27,500 -
Tring - 1 - -
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 51 (53.68%) MySQL
2 47 (49.47%) HTML
2 47 (49.47%) Linux
3 45 (47.37%) CSS
4 39 (41.05%) Java
5 38 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 38 (40.00%) Windows
6 36 (37.89%) Perl
7 29 (30.53%) .NET
7 29 (30.53%) XML
7 29 (30.53%) LAMP
8 27 (28.42%) Web Services
8 27 (28.42%) Degree
9 26 (27.37%) jQuery
10 25 (26.32%) MVC
11 24 (25.26%) Microsoft
11 24 (25.26%) Web Development
12 23 (24.21%) Computer Science
13 22 (23.16%) Apache
14 21 (22.11%) FTP
14 21 (22.11%) C
14 21 (22.11%) Time Management
14 21 (22.11%) Presales
15 20 (21.05%) C++
16 19 (20.00%) DNS
16 19 (20.00%) Red Hat
16 19 (20.00%) Android
16 19 (20.00%) HTML5
16 19 (20.00%) Apple iOS
16 19 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 22 (23.16%) Apache
2 13 (13.68%) Tomcat
3 12 (12.63%) Apache ServiceMix
3 12 (12.63%) WebSphere
3 12 (12.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (6.32%) nginx
4 6 (6.32%) Node.js
4 6 (6.32%) WordPress
5 4 (4.21%) Joomla!
5 4 (4.21%) Moodle
6 3 (3.16%) Drupal
6 3 (3.16%) SugarCRM
7 2 (2.11%) CMS
7 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.11%) IIS
7 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (14.74%) MS Office
2 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.16%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.05%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.11%) FTP
2 19 (20.00%) DNS
3 17 (17.89%) SSH
3 17 (17.89%) SSL
4 7 (7.37%) POP3
4 7 (7.37%) SMTP
4 7 (7.37%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.26%) Firewall
5 5 (5.26%) IMAP
5 5 (5.26%) Intranet
6 4 (4.21%) SAN
7 2 (2.11%) Internet
7 2 (2.11%) LDAP
8 1 (1.05%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.05%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (53.68%) MySQL
2 8 (8.42%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (7.37%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.11%) Navicat
7 1 (1.05%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (16.84%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.42%) Subversion
3 7 (7.37%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.26%) Bower
4 5 (5.26%) Grunt
5 2 (2.11%) PhpStorm
6 1 (1.05%) Ant
6 1 (1.05%) Cucumber
General
1 16 (16.84%) Arabic Language
1 16 (16.84%) Russian Language
2 15 (15.79%) Banking
2 15 (15.79%) Retail
3 7 (7.37%) Finance
3 7 (7.37%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.26%) Marketing
5 2 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.05%) Back Office
6 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (50.53%) Developer
2 19 (20.00%) Administrator
3 18 (18.95%) PHP Developer
3 18 (18.95%) Systems Administrator
4 16 (16.84%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (16.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 11 (11.58%) .NET Developer
5 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 11 (11.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (11.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (11.58%) C# Developer
5 11 (11.58%) HTML Developer
5 11 (11.58%) Web Developer
6 10 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (9.47%) Unix Administrator
7 9 (9.47%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 8 (8.42%) HTML CSS Developer
8 8 (8.42%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (49.47%) HTML
2 45 (47.37%) CSS
3 29 (30.53%) .NET
3 29 (30.53%) LAMP
3 29 (30.53%) XML
4 27 (28.42%) Web Services
5 26 (27.37%) jQuery
6 19 (20.00%) HTML5
7 14 (14.74%) CSS3
8 13 (13.68%) Sass
9 12 (12.63%) ASP.NET
9 12 (12.63%) WebSphere MQ
10 9 (9.47%) LESS
11 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (8.42%) JSON
12 7 (7.37%) REST
13 6 (6.32%) LEMP Stack
14 5 (5.26%) AngularJS
14 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (5.26%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.21%) Computer Science
2 19 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (16.84%) Clustering
4 8 (8.42%) Algorithms
5 7 (7.37%) Data Centre
5 7 (7.37%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.21%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.21%) Replication
7 2 (2.11%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.11%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.05%) Animation
8 1 (1.05%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.05%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (49.47%) Linux
2 38 (40.00%) Windows
3 19 (20.00%) Android
3 19 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 13 (13.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (13.68%) Unix
5 7 (7.37%) CentOS
6 2 (2.11%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.05%) AIX
7 1 (1.05%) Debian
7 1 (1.05%) Fedora
7 1 (1.05%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.32%) MVC
2 24 (25.26%) Web Development
3 21 (22.11%) Presales
3 21 (22.11%) Time Management
4 16 (16.84%) Product Management
5 15 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (13.68%) Document Management
6 13 (13.68%) OO
7 12 (12.63%) Front End Development
8 11 (11.58%) ITIL
8 11 (11.58%) Release Management
9 10 (10.53%) Problem Management
9 10 (10.53%) Project Management
10 9 (9.47%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (8.42%) Scrum
12 5 (5.26%) CRM
12 5 (5.26%) Load Balancing
12 5 (5.26%) Unit Testing
13 4 (4.21%) Practice Management
13 4 (4.21%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.05%) Java
2 38 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 36 (37.89%) Perl
4 21 (22.11%) C
5 20 (21.05%) C++
6 17 (17.89%) Bash Shell
7 15 (15.79%) SQL
8 12 (12.63%) C#
8 12 (12.63%) Shell Script
9 5 (5.26%) T-SQL
9 5 (5.26%) VB.NET
10 4 (4.21%) Python
11 2 (2.11%) PHP 5
11 2 (2.11%) VB
11 2 (2.11%) VBA
12 1 (1.05%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.05%) Ruby
12 1 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (28.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) QA
2 5 (5.26%) SLA
3 1 (1.05%) SDET
System Software
1 17 (17.89%) Sendmail
2 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.63%) Postfix
3 12 (12.63%) qmail
4 5 (5.26%) iptables
4 5 (5.26%) Varnish
5 4 (4.21%) Xen
6 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.05%) vCloud
7 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (12.63%) Plesk
2 5 (5.26%) cPanel
3 4 (4.21%) Cacti
3 4 (4.21%) Nagios
4 1 (1.05%) Ansible
4 1 (1.05%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (25.26%) Microsoft
2 19 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 17 (17.89%) Oracle
4 13 (13.68%) VMware
5 12 (12.63%) IBM
6 4 (4.21%) IDERA
6 4 (4.21%) R1Soft
7 2 (2.11%) Zend
8 1 (1.05%) Adobe
8 1 (1.05%) Cisco
8 1 (1.05%) hybris
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Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Flexitime, Overtime, Holidays
Posted: 23 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £47500 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, BUPA, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
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Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hoddesdon
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Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago