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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 46 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 27 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.09% 4.89% 3.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.74% 8.65% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 12
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
230 208 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 43.40% 56.52% 61.31%
Number of salaries quoted 161 158 151
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Watford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 27 (72.97%) HTML
1 27 (72.97%) JavaScript
2 22 (59.46%) CSS
3 16 (43.24%) E-Commerce
4 15 (40.54%) Java
4 15 (40.54%) jQuery
4 15 (40.54%) HTML5
5 14 (37.84%) XML
6 13 (35.14%) MySQL
6 13 (35.14%) Web Development
7 12 (32.43%) Retail
8 11 (29.73%) .NET
8 11 (29.73%) OO
9 10 (27.03%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (27.03%) Web Application Development
10 9 (24.32%) Windows
10 9 (24.32%) SQL
10 9 (24.32%) Subversion
10 9 (24.32%) Marketing
10 9 (24.32%) Degree
10 9 (24.32%) Apple iOS
10 9 (24.32%) Android
11 8 (21.62%) PHP5
11 8 (21.62%) Content Management
11 8 (21.62%) Ajax
11 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (21.62%) Photoshop
11 8 (21.62%) DHTML
11 8 (21.62%) JSP
11 8 (21.62%) Mobile App

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (18.92%) WordPress
2 3 (8.11%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) Node.js
3 1 (2.70%) Drupal
3 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Photoshop
2 4 (10.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (8.11%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
1 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) Intranet
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) MySQL
2 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Subversion
2 7 (18.92%) Eclipse
3 6 (16.22%) NUnit
4 3 (8.11%) Axure RP
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (32.43%) Retail
2 9 (24.32%) Marketing
3 4 (10.81%) Advertising
4 2 (5.41%) Finance
5 1 (2.70%) Publishing
5 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Web Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (10.81%) PHP Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (8.11%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (8.11%) User Experience Designer
5 3 (8.11%) Designer
5 3 (8.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Coordinator
6 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Perl Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (2.70%) Applications Support Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) HTML
2 22 (59.46%) CSS
3 15 (40.54%) jQuery
3 15 (40.54%) HTML5
4 14 (37.84%) XML
5 11 (29.73%) .NET
6 8 (21.62%) Ajax
6 8 (21.62%) DHTML
6 8 (21.62%) JSP
7 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
7 7 (18.92%) Java EE
8 5 (13.51%) CSS3
9 4 (10.81%) Servlets
9 4 (10.81%) Symfony
9 4 (10.81%) Laravel
10 3 (8.11%) Smarty
10 3 (8.11%) SOAP
10 3 (8.11%) RSS
10 3 (8.11%) Sass
10 3 (8.11%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.81%) Social Media
4 3 (8.11%) W3C
5 2 (5.41%) Open Source
6 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.70%) Online Games
6 1 (2.70%) BBC
6 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
1 9 (24.32%) Apple iOS
1 9 (24.32%) Android
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (10.81%) Linux
4 2 (5.41%) UNIX
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) E-Commerce
2 13 (35.14%) Web Development
3 11 (29.73%) OO
4 10 (27.03%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (27.03%) Web Application Development
5 8 (21.62%) Content Management
5 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.92%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (18.92%) OOD
6 7 (18.92%) Web Design
6 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
7 6 (16.22%) SEO
8 5 (13.51%) OOP
8 5 (13.51%) Android Development
8 5 (13.51%) iOS Development
9 4 (10.81%) Social Media Marketing
9 4 (10.81%) Scrum
9 4 (10.81%) MVC
9 4 (10.81%) TDD
10 3 (8.11%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) JavaScript
2 15 (40.54%) Java
3 9 (24.32%) SQL
4 8 (21.62%) PHP5
5 7 (18.92%) C#
6 4 (10.81%) Perl
7 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.41%) C++
7 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.41%) Ruby
8 1 (2.70%) Python
8 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) CyberSource
1 7 (18.92%) DataCash
1 7 (18.92%) Ogone
2 4 (10.81%) Demandware
3 3 (8.11%) Zend
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) Quark
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) Facebook
4 1 (2.70%) Twitter
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