Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 102 114
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 -9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 103 125 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.55% 3.00% 2.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.04% 5.63% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 75 130 112
Hertfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -15.58% -14.44%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,900 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.41% -1.33% -6.25%

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 2,042 2,220 2,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 50.51% 53.25% 45.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,731 1,934 1,733
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 15 October 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 15 October 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
Welwyn Garden City - 12 - -
Hertford +2 11 £22,500 -30.77%
Watford -21 10 £29,500 -30.59% 2
Cheshunt +3 6 £45,000 -
Baldock +1 6 £33,750 +23.85%
Borehamwood +11 4 £51,000 +16.57% 2
Hemel Hempstead -7 4 £51,750 +59.23%
Harpenden +15 3 £30,500 +32.61%
St Albans -21 3 £27,000 -16.92% 1
Stevenage +10 2 £29,250 -22.00% 5
Berkhamsted -8 1 £67,500 +107.69% 2
PHP
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 48 (46.60%) HTML
2 42 (40.78%) Java
3 39 (37.86%) JavaScript
4 32 (31.07%) SQL
5 31 (30.10%) CSS
6 30 (29.13%) C#
7 29 (28.16%) Linux
7 29 (28.16%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (27.18%) MySQL
9 26 (25.24%) Degree
10 24 (23.30%) .NET
11 23 (22.33%) Python
12 22 (21.36%) Amazon AWS
13 21 (20.39%) WPF
14 20 (19.42%) DevOps
15 19 (18.45%) Google Cloud Platform
15 19 (18.45%) Google
15 19 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (16.50%) Android
17 16 (15.53%) Web Development
18 15 (14.56%) Web Services
18 15 (14.56%) C++
18 15 (14.56%) Perl
18 15 (14.56%) Computer Science Degree
19 14 (13.59%) Ruby
19 14 (13.59%) JSON
19 14 (13.59%) HTML5
20 13 (12.62%) Metasploit
20 13 (12.62%) CSSLP
20 13 (12.62%) Qualys

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 12 (11.65%) Drupal
2 9 (8.74%) Apache
3 8 (7.77%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.83%) nginx
5 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.94%) CMS
5 2 (1.94%) WordPress
6 1 (0.97%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.97%) JBoss
6 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.97%) InVision
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (7.77%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (4.85%) Magento
3 2 (1.94%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 22 (21.36%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (18.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (6.80%) GitHub
4 4 (3.88%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.97%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.97%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.94%) DNS
2 2 (1.94%) Internet
2 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.94%) VPN
3 1 (0.97%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (27.18%) MySQL
2 13 (12.62%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (12.62%) RDBMS
2 13 (12.62%) Relational Database
2 13 (12.62%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.80%) GIS
3 7 (6.80%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.88%) Big Data
5 2 (1.94%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.97%) DB2
6 1 (0.97%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 13 (12.62%) Metasploit
2 7 (6.80%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.83%) Subversion
4 5 (4.85%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.94%) webpack
6 1 (0.97%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.97%) Firebug
6 1 (0.97%) JIRA
6 1 (0.97%) JMeter
6 1 (0.97%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.97%) Selenium
6 1 (0.97%) The Grinder
6 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (8.74%) Retail
2 3 (2.91%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.94%) Electronics
4 1 (0.97%) Advertising
4 1 (0.97%) Finance
4 1 (0.97%) Marketing
4 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (57.28%) Developer
2 16 (15.53%) C# Developer
3 14 (13.59%) Software Developer
4 13 (12.62%) C# Software Developer
4 13 (12.62%) PHP Developer
4 13 (12.62%) Security Engineer
5 12 (11.65%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
6 11 (10.68%) Graduate
6 11 (10.68%) Graduate Developer
7 10 (9.71%) Applications Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Architect
8 7 (6.80%) Data Manager
8 7 (6.80%) Service Manager
8 7 (6.80%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.80%) Web Developer
9 6 (5.83%) C# WPF Developer
9 6 (5.83%) WPF Developer
9 6 (5.83%) XAML Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Software Architect
11 3 (2.91%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (46.60%) HTML
2 31 (30.10%) CSS
3 24 (23.30%) .NET
4 21 (20.39%) WPF
5 15 (14.56%) Web Services
6 14 (13.59%) HTML5
6 14 (13.59%) JSON
7 12 (11.65%) jQuery
7 12 (11.65%) Node.js
8 10 (9.71%) AngularJS
8 10 (9.71%) LAMP
8 10 (9.71%) React
9 8 (7.77%) Apache Flex
10 7 (6.80%) Ajax
11 6 (5.83%) DHTML
12 3 (2.91%) CodeIgniter
12 3 (2.91%) Laravel
12 3 (2.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (2.91%) Zend Framework
13 2 (1.94%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Security Operations Centre
2 10 (9.71%) Mobile App
3 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.85%) User Experience
5 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.88%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.97%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.97%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (28.16%) Linux
2 17 (16.50%) Android
3 13 (12.62%) Kali Linux
4 8 (7.77%) Windows
5 7 (6.80%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.97%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.16%) Problem-Solving
2 20 (19.42%) DevOps
3 19 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (15.53%) Web Development
5 13 (12.62%) MVC
5 13 (12.62%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (12.62%) Performance Monitoring
5 13 (12.62%) Threat Modelling
6 12 (11.65%) Android Development
6 12 (11.65%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 12 (11.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (11.65%) Identity Access Management
6 12 (11.65%) Open Source
6 12 (11.65%) Secure Coding
6 12 (11.65%) Security Architecture
6 12 (11.65%) Security Operations
6 12 (11.65%) SIEM
6 12 (11.65%) Vulnerability Management
7 11 (10.68%) Mathematics
7 11 (10.68%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.78%) Java
2 39 (37.86%) JavaScript
3 32 (31.07%) SQL
4 30 (29.13%) C#
5 23 (22.33%) Python
6 15 (14.56%) C++
6 15 (14.56%) Perl
7 14 (13.59%) Ruby
8 13 (12.62%) Go
8 13 (12.62%) XAML
9 9 (8.74%) T-SQL
10 8 (7.77%) Kotlin
10 8 (7.77%) Pascal
10 8 (7.77%) VB
10 8 (7.77%) VBScript
11 7 (6.80%) Delphi
12 1 (0.97%) AWK
12 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.97%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 26 (25.24%) Degree
2 15 (14.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (12.62%) CEH
3 13 (12.62%) CISA
3 13 (12.62%) CISM
3 13 (12.62%) CISSP
3 13 (12.62%) CompTIA Security+
3 13 (12.62%) CSSLP
3 13 (12.62%) GIAC
3 13 (12.62%) SSCP
4 12 (11.65%) SANS
5 11 (10.68%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (5.83%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.97%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (12.62%) Nessus
1 13 (12.62%) Nmap
2 12 (11.65%) Terraform
3 6 (5.83%) Packer
4 4 (3.88%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.97%) Ansible
5 1 (0.97%) Grafana
5 1 (0.97%) Kibana
5 1 (0.97%) logstash
5 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (18.45%) Google
2 13 (12.62%) Netsparker
2 13 (12.62%) Qualys
3 12 (11.65%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.88%) F5
4 4 (3.88%) Percona
5 3 (2.91%) Zend
6 2 (1.94%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.94%) New Relic
7 1 (0.97%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.97%) Dynatrace
7 1 (0.97%) hybris
7 1 (0.97%) IBM
7 1 (0.97%) Intershop
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle
7 1 (0.97%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.97%) Splunk