Period
to 13 December 2018

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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 104 120
Rank change year-on-year +5 +16 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 105 125 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.72% 2.81% 2.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.54% 5.35% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 68 123 116
Hertfordshire median annual salary £43,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -17.65%
10th Percentile £22,825 £24,150 £25,250
90th Percentile £70,375 £71,250 £61,875
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -12.50%

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 1,896 2,337 2,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 49.03% 52.48% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,570 2,037 1,894
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +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 13 December 2018.

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 December 2018. 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 -10 18 £40,000 -20.00% 9
Welwyn Garden City - 12 - -
Stevenage +19 10 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Hertford +1 6 £22,500 -30.77%
Cheshunt -3 6 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead 0 5 £46,000 +41.54% 1
Borehamwood +13 4 £51,000 +117.02%
Potters Bar +2 4 £42,500 -5.56%
Berkhamsted -8 3 £31,500 -3.08%
Letchworth - 3 £30,000 - 1
Harpenden +14 2 £30,500 +32.61%
Baldock +1 2 £31,250 +14.68%
Hatfield +7 1 £35,000 -28.21%
PHP
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 50 (47.62%) HTML
2 47 (44.76%) JavaScript
3 43 (40.95%) CSS
4 42 (40.00%) Linux
5 33 (31.43%) MySQL
6 31 (29.52%) Java
7 30 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (25.71%) SQL
8 27 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
10 24 (22.86%) Python
11 23 (21.90%) Web Development
12 22 (20.95%) Degree
12 22 (20.95%) jQuery
12 22 (20.95%) DevOps
13 21 (20.00%) Ruby
14 19 (18.10%) Google
14 19 (18.10%) Google Cloud Platform
15 18 (17.14%) MVC
15 18 (17.14%) C#
16 16 (15.24%) LAMP
16 16 (15.24%) Perl
17 15 (14.29%) C++
17 15 (14.29%) Apache
17 15 (14.29%) WPF
17 15 (14.29%) Node.js
18 14 (13.33%) Open Source
18 14 (13.33%) User Experience
18 14 (13.33%) Terraform
19 13 (12.38%) Performance Monitoring

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 15 (14.29%) Apache
2 8 (7.62%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.67%) Drupal
4 6 (5.71%) nginx
5 3 (2.86%) WordPress
6 2 (1.90%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.90%) CMS
6 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.95%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.95%) IIS
7 1 (0.95%) JBoss
7 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.95%) GIMP
2 1 (0.95%) InVision
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (7.62%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (5.71%) Magento
3 3 (2.86%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (1.90%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 25 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (18.10%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (6.67%) GitHub
4 4 (3.81%) Google App Engine
5 3 (2.86%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (2.86%) Serverless
6 1 (0.95%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.62%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (2.86%) VoIP
3 2 (1.90%) DNS
3 2 (1.90%) Internet
3 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.90%) VPN
4 1 (0.95%) HTTP
4 1 (0.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (31.43%) MySQL
2 10 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.62%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.81%) Big Data
6 3 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.86%) SQLite
7 2 (1.90%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.90%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.95%) DB2
8 1 (0.95%) DbVisualizer
8 1 (0.95%) GIS
Development Applications
1 12 (11.43%) Git (software)
1 12 (11.43%) Metasploit
2 7 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.67%) Subversion
3 5 (4.76%) Bitbucket
4 3 (2.86%) Xcode
5 2 (1.90%) webpack
6 1 (0.95%) Firebug
6 1 (0.95%) JIRA
6 1 (0.95%) JMeter
6 1 (0.95%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.95%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.95%) Selenium
6 1 (0.95%) The Grinder
6 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (2.86%) Retail
1 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.90%) Electronics
3 1 (0.95%) Advertising
3 1 (0.95%) Finance
3 1 (0.95%) Games
3 1 (0.95%) Marketing
3 1 (0.95%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (60.95%) Developer
2 17 (16.19%) PHP Developer
3 13 (12.38%) Applications Developer
4 12 (11.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (11.43%) Security Engineer
4 12 (11.43%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
5 10 (9.52%) C# Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Senior PHP Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Web Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Architect
8 7 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Data Manager
8 7 (6.67%) Service Manager
8 7 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.71%) C# WPF Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Graduate
9 6 (5.71%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (5.71%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (47.62%) HTML
2 43 (40.95%) CSS
3 22 (20.95%) jQuery
4 16 (15.24%) LAMP
5 15 (14.29%) Node.js
5 15 (14.29%) WPF
6 13 (12.38%) .NET
6 13 (12.38%) Web Services
7 11 (10.48%) AngularJS
7 11 (10.48%) HTML5
7 11 (10.48%) React
8 9 (8.57%) Ajax
8 9 (8.57%) CodeIgniter
9 8 (7.62%) Apache Flex
9 8 (7.62%) JSON
9 8 (7.62%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (5.71%) DHTML
11 6 (5.71%) Laravel
12 5 (4.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.33%) User Experience
2 12 (11.43%) Security Operations Centre
3 11 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.62%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.81%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.95%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.95%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (40.00%) Linux
2 12 (11.43%) Kali Linux
2 12 (11.43%) Windows
3 10 (9.52%) Android
4 7 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.95%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 27 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (21.90%) Web Development
4 22 (20.95%) DevOps
5 18 (17.14%) MVC
6 14 (13.33%) Open Source
7 13 (12.38%) Performance Monitoring
8 12 (11.43%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 12 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (11.43%) CRM
8 12 (11.43%) E-Commerce
8 12 (11.43%) Front End Development
8 12 (11.43%) Identity Access Management
8 12 (11.43%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (11.43%) Secure Coding
8 12 (11.43%) Security Architecture
8 12 (11.43%) Security Operations
8 12 (11.43%) SIEM
8 12 (11.43%) Threat Modelling
8 12 (11.43%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (44.76%) JavaScript
2 31 (29.52%) Java
3 27 (25.71%) SQL
4 24 (22.86%) Python
5 21 (20.00%) Ruby
6 18 (17.14%) C#
7 16 (15.24%) Perl
8 15 (14.29%) C++
9 12 (11.43%) Go
10 9 (8.57%) T-SQL
11 8 (7.62%) Pascal
11 8 (7.62%) VB
11 8 (7.62%) VBScript
12 7 (6.67%) XAML
13 1 (0.95%) AWK
13 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.95%) Delphi
13 1 (0.95%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 22 (20.95%) Degree
2 12 (11.43%) CEH
2 12 (11.43%) CISA
2 12 (11.43%) CISM
2 12 (11.43%) CISSP
2 12 (11.43%) CompTIA Security+
2 12 (11.43%) CSSLP
2 12 (11.43%) GIAC
2 12 (11.43%) SANS
2 12 (11.43%) SSCP
3 10 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (5.71%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.71%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.86%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.95%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Docker
2 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (13.33%) Terraform
2 12 (11.43%) Nessus
2 12 (11.43%) Nmap
3 6 (5.71%) Packer
4 4 (3.81%) HAProxy
5 3 (2.86%) Ansible
6 1 (0.95%) Grafana
6 1 (0.95%) Kibana
6 1 (0.95%) logstash
6 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (18.10%) Google
2 12 (11.43%) Netsparker
2 12 (11.43%) Qualys
3 7 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.67%) Zend
4 4 (3.81%) F5
4 4 (3.81%) Percona
5 2 (1.90%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.90%) New Relic
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle
5 2 (1.90%) WooCommerce
6 1 (0.95%) Adobe
6 1 (0.95%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.95%) Dynatrace
6 1 (0.95%) hybris
6 1 (0.95%) IBM
6 1 (0.95%) Intershop
6 1 (0.95%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.95%) Splunk