The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Letchworth region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 31 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 3 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 1.71% 12.94% 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.30% 19.64% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 2
Average salary £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
91 56 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 52.00% 65.88% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 80 54 21
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PHP
Hertfordshire

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

PHP
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

PHP Salary Trend in Letchworth

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) XHTML
2 7 (87.50%) OOP
3 5 (62.50%) OO
3 5 (62.50%) HTML5
4 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Blend
4 4 (50.00%) SaaS
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Ajax
4 4 (50.00%) Web Development
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) JSP
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) MySQL
5 3 (37.50%) SOAP
5 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (37.50%) Symfony
5 3 (37.50%) Zend
5 3 (37.50%) CakePHP
5 3 (37.50%) Retail
5 3 (37.50%) Subversion
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) WordPress
5 3 (37.50%) Laravel
6 1 (12.50%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) OO PHP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 3 (37.50%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Blend
2 3 (37.50%) Subversion
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience Designer
1 4 (50.00%) Designer
1 4 (50.00%) UI Designer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Programmer
2 3 (37.50%) PHP Web Developer
2 3 (37.50%) PHP Programmer
2 3 (37.50%) Web Programmer
2 3 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) XHTML
3 5 (62.50%) HTML5
4 4 (50.00%) Ajax
4 4 (50.00%) JSP
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) SOAP
5 3 (37.50%) Symfony
5 3 (37.50%) CakePHP
5 3 (37.50%) Laravel
6 1 (12.50%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OOP
2 5 (62.50%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Content Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) B2B
5 1 (12.50%) B2C
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Zend