The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Watford region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 49 42 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 25 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.25% 4.53% 4.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.68% 8.43% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 14
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -26.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
234 178 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 39.80% 53.78% 65.61%
Number of salaries quoted 161 133 147
Average salary £40,500 £37,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.45% -3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
Hertfordshire

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

PHP
Salary Trend in Watford

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

PHP Salary Trend in Watford

PHP
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Watford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Watford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 32 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 31 (81.58%) HTML
3 26 (68.42%) CSS
4 16 (42.11%) E-Commerce
5 15 (39.47%) XML
5 15 (39.47%) Java
5 15 (39.47%) MySQL
5 15 (39.47%) .NET
5 15 (39.47%) jQuery
5 15 (39.47%) HTML5
6 11 (28.95%) Retail
6 11 (28.95%) OO
7 10 (26.32%) SQL
7 10 (26.32%) Web Development
7 10 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (26.32%) Web Application Development
8 9 (23.68%) Degree
8 9 (23.68%) Marketing
8 9 (23.68%) Apple iOS
8 9 (23.68%) Android
8 9 (23.68%) Windows
9 8 (21.05%) JSP
9 8 (21.05%) DHTML
9 8 (21.05%) Content Management
9 8 (21.05%) Ajax
9 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
10 7 (18.42%) Mobile Application Development
10 7 (18.42%) CyberSource
10 7 (18.42%) DataCash

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 7 (18.42%) WordPress
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.53%) Moodle
3 3 (7.89%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Drupal
4 1 (2.63%) Node.js
4 1 (2.63%) SAS
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Photoshop
2 4 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (7.89%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
1 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) MySQL
2 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Eclipse
2 6 (15.79%) Subversion
2 6 (15.79%) NUnit
3 3 (7.89%) Axure RP
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (28.95%) Retail
2 9 (23.68%) Marketing
3 4 (10.53%) Advertising
4 2 (5.26%) Finance
5 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) Web Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (7.89%) User Experience Designer
5 3 (7.89%) Designer
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Perl Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Applications Support Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.63%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (2.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (81.58%) HTML
2 26 (68.42%) CSS
3 15 (39.47%) XML
3 15 (39.47%) .NET
3 15 (39.47%) jQuery
3 15 (39.47%) HTML5
4 8 (21.05%) JSP
4 8 (21.05%) DHTML
4 8 (21.05%) Ajax
5 7 (18.42%) Java EE
5 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
6 5 (13.16%) CSS3
7 4 (10.53%) Servlets
7 4 (10.53%) Laravel
7 4 (10.53%) Symfony
8 3 (7.89%) Smarty
8 3 (7.89%) RSS
8 3 (7.89%) SOAP
8 3 (7.89%) Web Services
8 3 (7.89%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.53%) Social Media
3 4 (10.53%) VLE
4 3 (7.89%) W3C
5 2 (5.26%) Open Source
6 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.63%) Online Games
6 1 (2.63%) Firmware
6 1 (2.63%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Apple iOS
1 9 (23.68%) Android
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (13.16%) Linux
4 3 (7.89%) UNIX
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) E-Commerce
2 11 (28.95%) OO
3 10 (26.32%) Web Development
3 10 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (26.32%) Web Application Development
4 8 (21.05%) Content Management
4 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.42%) Mobile Application Development
5 7 (18.42%) Web Design
5 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
5 7 (18.42%) OOD
6 6 (15.79%) SEO
7 5 (13.16%) Scrum
7 5 (13.16%) OOP
7 5 (13.16%) Android Development
7 5 (13.16%) iOS Development
8 4 (10.53%) MVC
8 4 (10.53%) Social Media Marketing
8 4 (10.53%) TDD
9 3 (7.89%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 15 (39.47%) Java
3 10 (26.32%) SQL
4 7 (18.42%) C#
5 5 (13.16%) PHP5
6 4 (10.53%) Perl
7 3 (7.89%) C++
8 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.26%) Ruby
9 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) Ansible
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) CyberSource
1 7 (18.42%) DataCash
1 7 (18.42%) Ogone
2 4 (10.53%) Demandware
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Zend
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) VMware
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) Facebook
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter
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