The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 65 62 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Permanent jobs citing PHP 9 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.67% 2.68% 3.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.26% 6.27% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 12
Average salary £41,250 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,900 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £49,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
276 255 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 51.21% 42.64% 49.34%
Number of salaries quoted 199 192 111
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 7 July 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Watford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 21 (52.50%) Linux
2 20 (50.00%) SQL
3 18 (45.00%) Apache
4 15 (37.50%) Oracle
5 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
5 13 (32.50%) Perl
6 12 (30.00%) Magento
6 12 (30.00%) Yii
7 11 (27.50%) HTML
7 11 (27.50%) MySQL
7 11 (27.50%) HTTP
7 11 (27.50%) Marketing
8 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 10 (25.00%) CSS
8 10 (25.00%) Windows
9 9 (22.50%) AIX
9 9 (22.50%) Tomcat
9 9 (22.50%) DB2
9 9 (22.50%) Java
9 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
9 9 (22.50%) IBM
9 9 (22.50%) LAMP
9 9 (22.50%) Drupal
9 9 (22.50%) Laravel
10 8 (20.00%) Sass
10 8 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (20.00%) Open Source
10 8 (20.00%) Grunt
10 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database
10 8 (20.00%) Performance Tuning

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 18 (45.00%) Apache
2 9 (22.50%) Tomcat
2 9 (22.50%) Drupal
3 7 (17.50%) WebSphere
3 7 (17.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (17.50%) JBoss
4 2 (5.00%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.50%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) HTTP
2 8 (20.00%) Internet
2 8 (20.00%) SSH
3 7 (17.50%) HTTPS
4 6 (15.00%) DAB
5 3 (7.50%) Firewall
6 1 (2.50%) DHCP
6 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) MySQL
2 9 (22.50%) DB2
3 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (15.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (10.00%) Redis
5 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.50%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.00%) Grunt
3 7 (17.50%) LoadRunner
3 7 (17.50%) JMeter
4 3 (7.50%) Subversion
4 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.00%) Firebug
5 2 (5.00%) Ant
5 2 (5.00%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (27.50%) Marketing
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Advertising
3 3 (7.50%) Games
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Web Developer
4 10 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 8 (20.00%) PHP Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Analyst
7 5 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Lead Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Lead Web Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Perl Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (7.50%) Applications Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
9 3 (7.50%) Senior Web Applications Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Web Applications Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Senior Applications Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Performance Analyst
10 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (5.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) Yii
2 11 (27.50%) HTML
3 10 (25.00%) CSS
4 9 (22.50%) LAMP
4 9 (22.50%) Laravel
5 8 (20.00%) Sass
5 8 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (20.00%) .NET
6 7 (17.50%) J2EE
6 7 (17.50%) jQuery
7 6 (15.00%) CGI
8 4 (10.00%) Ajax
8 4 (10.00%) Symfony
9 3 (7.50%) CodeIgniter
9 3 (7.50%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
9 3 (7.50%) CSS3
9 3 (7.50%) HTML5
10 2 (5.00%) Backbone.js
10 2 (5.00%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Blog
3 1 (2.50%) Online Games
3 1 (2.50%) iDTV
3 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) Windows
3 9 (22.50%) AIX
4 2 (5.00%) UNIX
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
2 8 (20.00%) MVC
2 8 (20.00%) Open Source
2 8 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (17.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (17.50%) Test Planning
3 7 (17.50%) Performance Testing
3 7 (17.50%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (17.50%) Automated Testing
4 5 (12.50%) OO
4 5 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Marketing Strategy
5 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.50%) TDD
6 3 (7.50%) B2C
6 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Information Architecture
7 2 (5.00%) OO PHP
7 2 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (32.50%) Perl
3 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (22.50%) Java
5 7 (17.50%) AWK
6 5 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 4 (10.00%) PHP5
8 3 (7.50%) Python
9 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.00%) Jython
9 2 (5.00%) ActionScript
10 1 (2.50%) Ruby
10 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) MCP
1 1 (2.50%) MCSE
1 1 (2.50%) MCSA
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Puppet
1 6 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (15.00%) cPanel
2 2 (5.00%) Ansible
2 2 (5.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Oracle
2 9 (22.50%) IBM
3 7 (17.50%) Sun
4 4 (10.00%) Zend
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) Adobe
5 2 (5.00%) hybris
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco
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