Period
to 13 July 2020

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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 60 114
Rank change year-on-year +17 +54 -33
Permanent jobs citing PHP 70 115 103
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.91% 3.90% 2.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.80% 8.88% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 55 108 89
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +19.05% +15.86%
10th Percentile £29,750 £37,125 £21,850
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,500 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +5.96%

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 593 1,295 2,426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 50.08% 43.90% 51.75%
Number of salaries quoted 498 993 2,075
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,800
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Hertfordshire

PHP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for PHP in Hertfordshire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

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 13 July 2020. 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
Hemel Hempstead +37 14 £57,500 +27.78% 2
Watford 0 13 £56,250 +12.50% 3
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £45,000 - 1
Letchworth - 5 £30,000 -
Radlett - 5 £45,000 -
Stevenage +1 4 £25,500 -42.87% 1
Borehamwood - 4 £45,000 - 1
Hatfield - 4 £31,500 -
St Albans +5 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Hoddesdon - 1 £40,000 -
PHP
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, 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 29 (41.43%) LAMP
2 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 28 (40.00%) MySQL
3 27 (38.57%) Laravel
4 26 (37.14%) Linux
5 22 (31.43%) CSS
6 20 (28.57%) AngularJS
7 18 (25.71%) Java
7 18 (25.71%) jQuery
8 17 (24.29%) Symfony
8 17 (24.29%) HTML
8 17 (24.29%) SOLID
9 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (21.43%) Marketing
11 14 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 13 (18.57%) Node.js
12 13 (18.57%) Relational Database
12 13 (18.57%) GCP
13 12 (17.14%) React
13 12 (17.14%) SQL
13 12 (17.14%) OO
14 11 (15.71%) Python
14 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
14 11 (15.71%) MVC
14 11 (15.71%) Google
14 11 (15.71%) PowerShell
15 10 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (14.29%) VMware
15 10 (14.29%) VBScript
15 10 (14.29%) Perl

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 5 (7.14%) Apache
2 4 (5.71%) WordPress
3 3 (4.29%) CMS
3 3 (4.29%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.86%) nginx
4 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.57%) GCP
2 9 (12.86%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (11.43%) AWS
3 8 (11.43%) Azure
4 3 (4.29%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (4.29%) Office 365
4 3 (4.29%) SaaS
4 3 (4.29%) Serverless
5 1 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.00%) MySQL
2 13 (18.57%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.43%) BigQuery
4 5 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (4.29%) SQLite
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.57%) PHPUnit
3 5 (7.14%) JIRA
4 4 (5.71%) Bitbucket
4 4 (5.71%) PhpStorm
5 3 (4.29%) Bower
5 3 (4.29%) Grunt
5 3 (4.29%) Jasmine
5 3 (4.29%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (4.29%) Xcode
General
1 15 (21.43%) Marketing
2 8 (11.43%) Games
3 4 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (80.00%) Developer
2 36 (51.43%) PHP Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Senior Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Senior PHP Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Magento Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Azure Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Lead Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Web Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Lead PHP Developer
7 5 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) VMware Support Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Support Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Technical Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (41.43%) LAMP
2 27 (38.57%) Laravel
3 22 (31.43%) CSS
4 20 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 18 (25.71%) jQuery
6 17 (24.29%) HTML
6 17 (24.29%) Symfony
7 13 (18.57%) Node.js
8 12 (17.14%) React
9 8 (11.43%) HTML5
9 8 (11.43%) Sass
10 7 (10.00%) Vue.js
10 7 (10.00%) XHTML
11 4 (5.71%) CodeIgniter
11 4 (5.71%) CSS3
11 4 (5.71%) LESS
11 4 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (5.71%) Web Services
11 4 (5.71%) XSL
11 4 (5.71%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (11.43%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (8.57%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.29%) User Experience
4 3 (4.29%) Vector Graphics
4 3 (4.29%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.14%) Linux
2 5 (7.14%) Windows
3 3 (4.29%) Android
3 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) SOLID
2 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.14%) OO
4 11 (15.71%) MVC
4 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
5 10 (14.29%) DevOps
6 8 (11.43%) OO PHP
7 7 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (8.57%) Front End Development
8 6 (8.57%) Scrum
8 6 (8.57%) Web Development
9 5 (7.14%) Microservices
9 5 (7.14%) OOP
9 5 (7.14%) Test Automation
10 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
10 4 (5.71%) Functional Testing
10 4 (5.71%) Integration Testing
10 4 (5.71%) Open Source
10 4 (5.71%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (25.71%) Java
3 12 (17.14%) SQL
4 11 (15.71%) PowerShell
4 11 (15.71%) Python
5 10 (14.29%) Perl
5 10 (14.29%) VBScript
6 5 (7.14%) PHP 7
7 4 (5.71%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.86%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.29%) HND
4 1 (1.43%) CCNA
4 1 (1.43%) CCNP
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.00%) vCloud
2 7 (10.00%) vSphere
3 6 (8.57%) Docker
4 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Terraform
2 1 (1.43%) Grafana
2 1 (1.43%) Nagios
2 1 (1.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) Google
2 10 (14.29%) VMware
3 9 (12.86%) Zend
4 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.14%) Percona
6 4 (5.71%) Cisco
6 4 (5.71%) Citrix
6 4 (5.71%) Juniper
7 3 (4.29%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.43%) Adobe
8 1 (1.43%) Sencha
8 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.43%) Splunk