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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 51 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 26 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.44% 4.38% 4.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.79% 8.28% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 16
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -20.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,375 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
241 169 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.13% 52.81% 66.86%
Number of salaries quoted 169 126 149
Average salary £41,000 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £42,500
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 25 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Watford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 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 (82.05%) HTML
1 32 (82.05%) JavaScript
2 27 (69.23%) CSS
3 16 (41.03%) MySQL
3 16 (41.03%) .NET
3 16 (41.03%) E-Commerce
4 15 (38.46%) Java
4 15 (38.46%) XML
4 15 (38.46%) jQuery
4 15 (38.46%) HTML5
5 11 (28.21%) Retail
5 11 (28.21%) OO
6 10 (25.64%) SQL
6 10 (25.64%) Web Development
6 10 (25.64%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (25.64%) Web Application Development
7 9 (23.08%) Degree
7 9 (23.08%) Marketing
7 9 (23.08%) Apple iOS
7 9 (23.08%) Android
7 9 (23.08%) Windows
8 8 (20.51%) JSP
8 8 (20.51%) DHTML
8 8 (20.51%) Content Management
8 8 (20.51%) Ajax
8 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (20.51%) Mobile App
9 7 (17.95%) Mobile Application Development
9 7 (17.95%) CyberSource
9 7 (17.95%) DataCash

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (17.95%) WordPress
2 5 (12.82%) Moodle
2 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.69%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.56%) SAS
4 1 (2.56%) Drupal
4 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Photoshop
2 4 (10.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (7.69%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
1 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) MySQL
2 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.56%) DB2
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Eclipse
2 6 (15.38%) NUnit
2 6 (15.38%) Subversion
3 3 (7.69%) Axure RP
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (28.21%) Retail
2 9 (23.08%) Marketing
3 4 (10.26%) Advertising
4 2 (5.13%) Finance
5 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Web Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.69%) User Experience Designer
5 3 (7.69%) Designer
5 3 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Perl Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) Applications Support Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (82.05%) HTML
2 27 (69.23%) CSS
3 16 (41.03%) .NET
4 15 (38.46%) XML
4 15 (38.46%) jQuery
4 15 (38.46%) HTML5
5 8 (20.51%) Ajax
5 8 (20.51%) DHTML
5 8 (20.51%) JSP
6 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
6 7 (17.95%) Java EE
7 5 (12.82%) CSS3
8 4 (10.26%) Laravel
8 4 (10.26%) Symfony
8 4 (10.26%) Servlets
9 3 (7.69%) SOAP
9 3 (7.69%) RSS
9 3 (7.69%) Smarty
9 3 (7.69%) Sass
9 3 (7.69%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Mobile App
2 5 (12.82%) VLE
2 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.26%) Social Media
4 3 (7.69%) W3C
5 2 (5.13%) Open Source
6 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.56%) Firmware
6 1 (2.56%) BBC
6 1 (2.56%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
1 9 (23.08%) Android
1 9 (23.08%) Apple iOS
2 7 (17.95%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (12.82%) Linux
4 3 (7.69%) UNIX
5 1 (2.56%) AIX
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) E-Commerce
2 11 (28.21%) OO
3 10 (25.64%) Web Development
3 10 (25.64%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (25.64%) Web Application Development
4 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.51%) Content Management
5 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
5 7 (17.95%) Web Design
5 7 (17.95%) OOD
5 7 (17.95%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (15.38%) SEO
7 5 (12.82%) Scrum
7 5 (12.82%) OOP
7 5 (12.82%) Android Development
7 5 (12.82%) iOS Development
8 4 (10.26%) Social Media Marketing
8 4 (10.26%) MVC
8 4 (10.26%) TDD
9 3 (7.69%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) JavaScript
2 15 (38.46%) Java
3 10 (25.64%) SQL
4 7 (17.95%) C#
5 5 (12.82%) PHP5
6 4 (10.26%) Perl
7 3 (7.69%) C++
8 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.13%) Ruby
8 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) CyberSource
1 7 (17.95%) DataCash
1 7 (17.95%) Ogone
2 4 (10.26%) Demandware
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) Zend
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) VMware
5 1 (2.56%) Google
5 1 (2.56%) Facebook
5 1 (2.56%) Twitter
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