The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 127 124 162
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +38
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 18 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.77% 0.20% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.71% 0.35% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 10
Average salary £28,750 £28,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £36,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
PHP5
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
1055 1142 1713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 44.89% 57.76% 55.53%
Number of salaries quoted 851 967 1481
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

PHP5
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Hertfordshire region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

PHP5
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

PHP5
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP5 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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 -5 6 £32,500 +13.04%
Hertford - 5 £30,000 -
Hoddesdon - 4 £25,000 -
Borehamwood - 1 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £47,500 -
PHP5
East of England

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 40 (100.00%) PHP
2 36 (90.00%) MySQL
3 31 (77.50%) JavaScript
4 26 (65.00%) HTML
4 26 (65.00%) Zend
4 26 (65.00%) jQuery
5 25 (62.50%) CSS
6 22 (55.00%) Web Development
7 21 (52.50%) Drupal
7 21 (52.50%) Symfony
7 21 (52.50%) SOAP
7 21 (52.50%) Web Services
8 17 (42.50%) Subversion
8 17 (42.50%) XML
9 16 (40.00%) Zend Framework
10 11 (27.50%) Linux
11 10 (25.00%) NoSQL
12 9 (22.50%) Laravel
12 9 (22.50%) HTML5
12 9 (22.50%) OO
12 9 (22.50%) OO PHP
13 8 (20.00%) SQL
14 7 (17.50%) Apache
15 6 (15.00%) LAMP
15 6 (15.00%) Degree
15 6 (15.00%) Coaching
16 5 (12.50%) Software Architecture
16 5 (12.50%) Ajax
16 5 (12.50%) Marketing
16 5 (12.50%) CakePHP

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (52.50%) Drupal
2 7 (17.50%) Apache
3 5 (12.50%) Node.js
4 4 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (90.00%) MySQL
2 10 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (12.50%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (97.50%) Developer
2 33 (82.50%) PHP Developer
3 21 (52.50%) Web Developer
4 19 (47.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 15 (37.50%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (10.00%) PHP Zend Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Junior
8 3 (7.50%) Junior Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Junior PHP Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (5.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 1 (2.50%) CakePHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) HTML
1 26 (65.00%) jQuery
2 25 (62.50%) CSS
3 21 (52.50%) SOAP
3 21 (52.50%) Web Services
3 21 (52.50%) Symfony
4 17 (42.50%) XML
5 16 (40.00%) Zend Framework
6 9 (22.50%) HTML5
6 9 (22.50%) Laravel
7 6 (15.00%) LAMP
8 5 (12.50%) Ajax
8 5 (12.50%) Backbone.js
8 5 (12.50%) REST
8 5 (12.50%) CakePHP
8 5 (12.50%) YUI
9 4 (10.00%) CSS3
9 4 (10.00%) Yii
10 1 (2.50%) JSON
10 1 (2.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 5 (12.50%) Open Source
2 4 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Android
2 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Web Development
2 9 (22.50%) OO
2 9 (22.50%) OO PHP
3 6 (15.00%) Coaching
4 5 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 5 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (12.50%) MVC
4 5 (12.50%) TDD
4 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.00%) SEO
5 4 (10.00%) Web Design
5 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.00%) Social Media Marketing
6 1 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (77.50%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) Zend