Period
to 23 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 116 75
Rank change year-on-year +41 -41 +63
Permanent jobs citing PHP 107 115 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.40% 2.33% 3.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.52% 4.53% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 94 106 157
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,400
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,625 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +16.44% -2.67%

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,422 2,536 2,205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 45.13% 51.32% 50.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,124 2,161 1,915
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Hertfordshire

PHP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for PHP in Hertfordshire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Salary histogram for PHP in Hertfordshire

PHP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +47 51 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Stevenage - 11 £52,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -22 6 £45,000 +7.14% 3
Baldock - 6 £31,250 -
Hertford -1 4 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Potters Bar +6 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Hitchin +5 3 £52,500 +90.91% 1
Letchworth - 3 £30,000 - 3
Bishop's Stortford +8 2 £33,750 -10.00%
Hatfield +32 1 £35,000 -50.00%
Berkhamsted - 1 £31,500 -
PHP
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for PHP.

1 94 (87.85%) HTML
2 85 (79.44%) JavaScript
3 84 (78.50%) CSS
4 59 (55.14%) MySQL
5 35 (32.71%) Magento
6 29 (27.10%) Linux
7 28 (26.17%) Web Development
8 25 (23.36%) Vue.js
9 23 (21.50%) Front End Development
10 21 (19.63%) Laravel
10 21 (19.63%) OO
11 20 (18.69%) Pharmaceutical
11 20 (18.69%) Git (software)
11 20 (18.69%) HTML5
12 19 (17.76%) OO PHP
12 19 (17.76%) SQL
12 19 (17.76%) jQuery
13 16 (14.95%) Migration
14 15 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (13.08%) User Experience
16 12 (11.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (11.21%) Retail
16 12 (11.21%) LAMP
16 12 (11.21%) Zend
17 11 (10.28%) E-Commerce
17 11 (10.28%) CSS3
18 10 (9.35%) REST
18 10 (9.35%) Android
18 10 (9.35%) Apache
18 10 (9.35%) Java

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (9.35%) Apache
2 6 (5.61%) CMS
3 4 (3.74%) Drupal
3 4 (3.74%) WordPress
4 1 (0.93%) Confluence
4 1 (0.93%) IIS
4 1 (0.93%) nginx
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.74%) GIMP
3 1 (0.93%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 35 (32.71%) Magento
2 2 (1.87%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.74%) npm
3 3 (2.80%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (2.80%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.80%) Serverless
4 2 (1.87%) MailChimp
4 2 (1.87%) SaaS
5 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.93%) Cloudflare
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.93%) Office 365
5 1 (0.93%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) DNS
2 2 (1.87%) FTP
2 2 (1.87%) HTTP
2 2 (1.87%) SSL
2 2 (1.87%) VoIP
3 1 (0.93%) DHCP
3 1 (0.93%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.93%) Skype
3 1 (0.93%) SMTP
3 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (55.14%) MySQL
2 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.80%) SQLite
4 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.93%) InfluxDB
5 1 (0.93%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 20 (18.69%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.67%) Bitbucket
2 5 (4.67%) JIRA
2 5 (4.67%) Subversion
3 4 (3.74%) GitLab
3 4 (3.74%) Gradle
3 4 (3.74%) Mercurial
3 4 (3.74%) webpack
4 3 (2.80%) Xcode
5 2 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.93%) gulp
6 1 (0.93%) TestRail
6 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.93%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (18.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (11.21%) Retail
3 4 (3.74%) Marketing
4 3 (2.80%) Games
5 2 (1.87%) Finance
6 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 97 (90.65%) Developer
2 35 (32.71%) Magento Developer
3 34 (31.78%) PHP Developer
4 16 (14.95%) Senior Developer
5 14 (13.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 14 (13.08%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (7.48%) Senior PHP Developer
7 6 (5.61%) Web Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Senior Magento Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Graduate
9 4 (3.74%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (3.74%) MySQL Developer
9 4 (3.74%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 3 (2.80%) Applications Developer
10 3 (2.80%) IT Manager
10 3 (2.80%) PHP Web Developer
10 3 (2.80%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 3 (2.80%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.80%) Systems Manager
11 2 (1.87%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (87.85%) HTML
2 84 (78.50%) CSS
3 25 (23.36%) Vue.js
4 21 (19.63%) Laravel
5 20 (18.69%) HTML5
6 19 (17.76%) jQuery
7 12 (11.21%) LAMP
7 12 (11.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (10.28%) CSS3
9 10 (9.35%) REST
9 10 (9.35%) SOAP
9 10 (9.35%) Web Services
10 9 (8.41%) .NET
10 9 (8.41%) AngularJS
10 9 (8.41%) Ruby on Rails
11 8 (7.48%) React
12 7 (6.54%) CodeIgniter
13 6 (5.61%) Ajax
13 6 (5.61%) Sass
13 6 (5.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.08%) User Experience
2 8 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.67%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.74%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.87%) Fintech
6 1 (0.93%) Social Media
6 1 (0.93%) Social Network
6 1 (0.93%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.10%) Linux
2 10 (9.35%) Android
3 5 (4.67%) Ubuntu
3 5 (4.67%) Windows
4 3 (2.80%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.93%) CentOS
5 1 (0.93%) Debian
5 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.17%) Web Development
2 23 (21.50%) Front End Development
3 21 (19.63%) OO
4 19 (17.76%) OO PHP
5 16 (14.95%) Migration
6 15 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (10.28%) E-Commerce
8 10 (9.35%) MVC
9 9 (8.41%) MVVM
9 9 (8.41%) Test Automation
10 8 (7.48%) Data Migration
11 7 (6.54%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (5.61%) Analytics
12 6 (5.61%) Android Development
12 6 (5.61%) SDLC
13 5 (4.67%) API Integration
13 5 (4.67%) Content Management
13 5 (4.67%) Statistics
13 5 (4.67%) Time Management
13 5 (4.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (79.44%) JavaScript
2 19 (17.76%) SQL
3 10 (9.35%) Java
4 9 (8.41%) Ruby
5 8 (7.48%) C#
6 6 (5.61%) Kotlin
7 3 (2.80%) Python
8 2 (1.87%) Perl
9 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (8.41%) Degree
2 5 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.74%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (2.80%) HND
5 1 (0.93%) CCA
5 1 (0.93%) CCNA
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.93%) MCP
5 1 (0.93%) RHCE
5 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.87%) Varnish
2 1 (0.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) XenApp
2 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.80%) Ansible
2 2 (1.87%) Terraform
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.93%) Nagios
3 1 (0.93%) SCCM
3 1 (0.93%) SCOM
3 1 (0.93%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 12 (11.21%) Zend
2 4 (3.74%) Google
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.87%) SendGrid
4 1 (0.93%) Adobe
4 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco
4 1 (0.93%) Citrix
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle
4 1 (0.93%) Splunk
4 1 (0.93%) VMware
4 1 (0.93%) WooCommerce