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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 65 70 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.19% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 0.35% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.89% +1.47%
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
242 282 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.15% 50.27% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 184 233 140
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 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 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
2 8 (72.73%) Apache
3 7 (63.64%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (54.55%) LAMP
4 6 (54.55%) jQuery
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) Perl
5 5 (45.45%) OO
5 5 (45.45%) XML
5 5 (45.45%) XSL
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Python
5 5 (45.45%) Degree
5 5 (45.45%) JSON
5 5 (45.45%) Debian
5 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
5 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
5 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
6 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
7 2 (18.18%) Laravel
7 2 (18.18%) Redis
7 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
7 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (18.18%) Relational Database

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 8 (72.73%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
2 7 (63.64%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
3 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
4 2 (18.18%) Redis
4 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 2 (18.18%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) PHP Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (27.27%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) LAMP
1 6 (54.55%) jQuery
2 5 (45.45%) XML
2 5 (45.45%) XSL
2 5 (45.45%) JSON
3 2 (18.18%) Symfony
3 2 (18.18%) Memcached
3 2 (18.18%) Yii
3 2 (18.18%) Laravel
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) MVC
1 5 (45.45%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Zend