The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 59 64 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 11 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.15% 0.23% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 0.23% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £55,000 - £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
PHP Developer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
494 432 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.48% 97.74% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 367 328 343
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Watford

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (92.31%) MVC
3 11 (84.62%) MySQL
4 10 (76.92%) MongoDB
4 10 (76.92%) NoSQL
5 9 (69.23%) Yii
6 8 (61.54%) Symfony
6 8 (61.54%) Zend
6 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
7 7 (53.85%) Puppet
7 7 (53.85%) Redis
7 7 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (53.85%) CSS
7 7 (53.85%) HTML
7 7 (53.85%) OO
8 6 (46.15%) Marketing
8 6 (46.15%) PHP5
9 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
9 5 (38.46%) CodeIgniter
9 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (38.46%) TDD
9 5 (38.46%) Advertising
9 5 (38.46%) Linux
9 5 (38.46%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (30.77%) Laravel
10 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
11 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
11 3 (23.08%) Subversion
11 3 (23.08%) Web Development

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) MySQL
2 10 (76.92%) MongoDB
2 10 (76.92%) NoSQL
3 7 (53.85%) Redis
3 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (15.38%) CouchDB
4 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) Subversion
3 2 (15.38%) Mercurial
3 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) Grunt
4 1 (7.69%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (46.15%) Marketing
2 5 (38.46%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Yii
2 8 (61.54%) Symfony
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) CodeIgniter
4 5 (38.46%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (30.77%) Laravel
6 2 (15.38%) Memcached
6 2 (15.38%) CSS3
6 2 (15.38%) LAMP
7 1 (7.69%) .NET
7 1 (7.69%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) HTML5
7 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
7 1 (7.69%) Sass
7 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (7.69%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
6 2 (15.38%) Refactoring
6 2 (15.38%) Release Management
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (15.38%) OO PHP
6 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (46.15%) PHP5
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Puppet
1 7 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Zend
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