The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 63 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.20% 0.16% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
PHP5
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
235 288 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 47.00% 46.08% 49.83%
Number of salaries quoted 168 228 116
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

PHP5
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Watford region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Watford

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) LAMP
6 1 (16.67%) Debian
6 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) XSL
6 1 (16.67%) Perl
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) Python
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (16.67%) nginx
6 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
6 1 (16.67%) CouchDB
6 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (16.67%) Memcached
6 1 (16.67%) Puppet

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (16.67%) CouchDB
4 1 (16.67%) Redis
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 3 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSL
2 1 (16.67%) Memcached
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) Symfony
2 1 (16.67%) Yii
2 1 (16.67%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Zend