Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 86 113
Rank change year-on-year -37 +27 -23
Permanent jobs citing PHP 88 141 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.07% 3.43% 2.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.00% 6.73% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 70 165 103
Hertfordshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,850 £24,800
90th Percentile £56,250 £72,500 £63,500
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 2,201 2,094 1,904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 51.68% 50.87% 42.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,862 1,842 1,620
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,225
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
Hemel Hempstead -5 15 £42,000 +20.00% 2
Hertford +2 11 £22,500 -30.77%
Watford -14 8 £32,000 -28.89% 4
Welwyn Garden City -26 7 - -
Baldock 0 6 £33,750 +23.85%
St Albans -22 5 £35,000 -2.10% 3
Cheshunt +2 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Harpenden - 3 £30,500 -
Stevenage -12 2 £29,250 -22.00% 3
Hitchin - 1 £31,000 - 2
Radlett - 1 £50,000 -
PHP
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 49 (55.68%) HTML
2 41 (46.59%) Java
3 36 (40.91%) CSS
4 35 (39.77%) JavaScript
5 28 (31.82%) C#
6 27 (30.68%) MySQL
7 26 (29.55%) Linux
8 24 (27.27%) .NET
9 22 (25.00%) SQL
10 20 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (20.45%) HTML5
12 17 (19.32%) Degree
12 17 (19.32%) AngularJS
13 16 (18.18%) Android
13 16 (18.18%) Web Development
14 15 (17.05%) Open Source
15 14 (15.91%) DevOps
16 13 (14.77%) E-Commerce
16 13 (14.77%) Amazon AWS
16 13 (14.77%) Computer Science Degree
17 12 (13.64%) Google Cloud Platform
17 12 (13.64%) Android Development
17 12 (13.64%) Windows
17 12 (13.64%) Perl
17 12 (13.64%) Python
17 12 (13.64%) Google
18 11 (12.50%) Ruby
18 11 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
18 11 (12.50%) XAML
18 11 (12.50%) RDBMS

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 11 (12.50%) Apache
1 11 (12.50%) Drupal
2 9 (10.23%) nginx
3 7 (7.95%) Confluence
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.14%) CMS
4 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.14%) JBoss
4 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.41%) GIMP
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Magento
2 2 (2.27%) OpenCart
3 1 (1.14%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.77%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (13.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (4.55%) GitHub
4 2 (2.27%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.14%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) VPN
2 6 (6.82%) DNS
3 4 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.68%) MySQL
2 11 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 11 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.95%) GIS
4 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.27%) Big Data
6 1 (1.14%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.14%) DB2
6 1 (1.14%) DbVisualizer
6 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (10.23%) Metasploit
2 7 (7.95%) JIRA
2 7 (7.95%) Subversion
3 6 (6.82%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.68%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.41%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.27%) webpack
7 1 (1.14%) Firebug
7 1 (1.14%) Grunt
7 1 (1.14%) gulp
7 1 (1.14%) JMeter
7 1 (1.14%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.14%) The Grinder
General
1 10 (11.36%) Retail
2 9 (10.23%) Marketing
3 8 (9.09%) Finance
4 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.14%) Electronics
5 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (61.36%) Developer
2 14 (15.91%) C# Developer
3 12 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 11 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 11 (12.50%) Graduate
4 11 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
5 10 (11.36%) PHP Developer
6 9 (10.23%) Security Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) CRM Developer
7 7 (7.95%) EDI Developer
7 7 (7.95%) ERP Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Java Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Systems Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (5.68%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Architect
9 4 (4.55%) Linux Support
9 4 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.55%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (55.68%) HTML
2 36 (40.91%) CSS
3 24 (27.27%) .NET
4 18 (20.45%) HTML5
5 17 (19.32%) AngularJS
6 11 (12.50%) React
6 11 (12.50%) WPF
7 9 (10.23%) LAMP
7 9 (10.23%) Node.js
8 8 (9.09%) jQuery
8 8 (9.09%) Web Services
9 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET
9 7 (7.95%) EDI
9 7 (7.95%) JavaBeans
9 7 (7.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (7.95%) XML
10 6 (6.82%) JSON
11 5 (5.68%) LEMP Stack
11 5 (5.68%) Sass
12 4 (4.55%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (6.82%) User Experience
3 4 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.55%) Linux
2 16 (18.18%) Android
3 12 (13.64%) Windows
4 9 (10.23%) Kali Linux
5 8 (9.09%) Unix
6 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.14%) AIX
7 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.18%) Web Development
3 15 (17.05%) Open Source
4 14 (15.91%) DevOps
5 13 (14.77%) E-Commerce
6 12 (13.64%) Android Development
7 11 (12.50%) Mathematics
7 11 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (10.23%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (10.23%) Scrum
8 9 (10.23%) Threat Modelling
9 8 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (9.09%) TDD
10 7 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (7.95%) CRM
10 7 (7.95%) ERP
10 7 (7.95%) Security Architecture
10 7 (7.95%) SIEM
10 7 (7.95%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (46.59%) Java
2 35 (39.77%) JavaScript
3 28 (31.82%) C#
4 22 (25.00%) SQL
5 12 (13.64%) Perl
5 12 (13.64%) Python
6 11 (12.50%) Ruby
6 11 (12.50%) XAML
7 9 (10.23%) Go
8 8 (9.09%) Kotlin
9 7 (7.95%) Delphi
9 7 (7.95%) VB.NET
9 7 (7.95%) VBA
10 1 (1.14%) AWK
10 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.14%) Java 8
10 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (19.32%) Degree
2 13 (14.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (12.50%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (10.23%) CEH
4 9 (10.23%) CISA
4 9 (10.23%) CISM
4 9 (10.23%) CISSP
4 9 (10.23%) CompTIA Security+
4 9 (10.23%) CSSLP
4 9 (10.23%) GIAC
4 9 (10.23%) SSCP
5 7 (7.95%) SANS
6 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.14%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Docker
2 1 (1.14%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) Nessus
1 9 (10.23%) Nmap
2 8 (9.09%) Terraform
3 4 (4.55%) cPanel
3 4 (4.55%) Plesk
4 3 (3.41%) HAProxy
4 3 (3.41%) Packer
5 1 (1.14%) Ansible
5 1 (1.14%) Grafana
5 1 (1.14%) Kibana
5 1 (1.14%) logstash
5 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (13.64%) Google
2 9 (10.23%) Netsparker
2 9 (10.23%) Qualys
3 8 (9.09%) VMware
4 7 (7.95%) Citrix
4 7 (7.95%) Veeam
5 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.41%) F5
6 3 (3.41%) Percona
7 2 (2.27%) New Relic
8 1 (1.14%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.14%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.14%) Dynatrace
8 1 (1.14%) hybris
8 1 (1.14%) IBM
8 1 (1.14%) Intershop
8 1 (1.14%) Juniper
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle
8 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.14%) Splunk