Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 102 124
Rank change year-on-year -10 +22 -67
Permanent jobs citing PHP 124 125 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.58% 2.77% 2.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.95% 5.55% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 110 121 98
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,325 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,250 £50,000 £59,000
East of England median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -7.89% +1.33%

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 2,505 2,254 2,227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 52.05% 49.99% 43.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2,157 1,929 1,898
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,250 £68,750 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +11 39 £45,000 +16.88% 5
Cheshunt - 18 £45,000 -
Watford -1 15 £42,500 +49.12% 2
Hertford +2 11 £32,500 +12.07%
Potters Bar +7 8 £47,500 +22.58% 1
Rickmansworth -9 5 £57,500 +27.78%
Hatfield -2 4 £62,500 +13.64%
Bishop's Stortford -12 3 £31,750 +45.14%
Harpenden - 3 £42,500 - 1
Borehamwood -6 1 £23,500 -37.33%
St Albans -7 1 £72,500 +88.31%
Radlett - 1 £55,000 - 1
Hitchin - 1 £24,000 -
PHP
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 93 (75.00%) HTML
2 69 (55.65%) CSS
3 67 (54.03%) JavaScript
4 62 (50.00%) Java
5 57 (45.97%) C#
6 52 (41.94%) XML
7 50 (40.32%) .NET
7 50 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (39.52%) Linux
8 49 (39.52%) AngularJS
9 42 (33.87%) MySQL
10 40 (32.26%) VB.NET
11 38 (30.65%) ASP.NET
12 35 (28.23%) Apache
12 35 (28.23%) Marketing
13 34 (27.42%) Finance
13 34 (27.42%) Windows
14 33 (26.61%) VBA
15 32 (25.81%) Scrum
16 30 (24.19%) Open Source
17 28 (22.58%) CRM
18 26 (20.97%) JavaBeans
19 25 (20.16%) LAMP
19 25 (20.16%) Windows Server
20 24 (19.35%) TDD
20 24 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
20 24 (19.35%) Unix
21 23 (18.55%) jQuery
22 22 (17.74%) JIRA
22 22 (17.74%) EDI

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 35 (28.23%) Apache
2 21 (16.94%) Confluence
3 10 (8.06%) Drupal
4 9 (7.26%) JBoss
4 9 (7.26%) Tomcat
5 8 (6.45%) WordPress
6 5 (4.03%) CMS
7 2 (1.61%) IIS
7 2 (1.61%) nginx
7 2 (1.61%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.81%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.81%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.81%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (2.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (4.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.23%) SaaS
2 3 (2.42%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (2.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (1.61%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (1.61%) PaaS
3 2 (1.61%) Route 53
3 2 (1.61%) Serverless
4 1 (0.81%) AdWords
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.32%) VPN
2 3 (2.42%) DNS
2 3 (2.42%) Intranet
3 2 (1.61%) HTTP
4 1 (0.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (33.87%) MySQL
2 18 (14.52%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.87%) Relational Database
4 9 (7.26%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (7.26%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (7.26%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.03%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 22 (17.74%) JIRA
2 18 (14.52%) Jenkins
3 10 (8.06%) Subversion
4 9 (7.26%) Cucumber
4 9 (7.26%) Selenium
5 6 (4.84%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (28.23%) Marketing
2 34 (27.42%) Finance
3 5 (4.03%) Legal
4 4 (3.23%) Games
4 4 (3.23%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.81%) Publishing
5 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 103 (83.06%) Developer
2 32 (25.81%) PHP Developer
3 27 (21.77%) Java Developer
4 22 (17.74%) Systems Developer
5 20 (16.13%) Software Developer
6 14 (11.29%) Web Developer
7 12 (9.68%) C# Developer
8 10 (8.06%) Digital Developer
8 10 (8.06%) PHP Web Developer
9 9 (7.26%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (7.26%) C# WPF Developer
9 9 (7.26%) WPF Developer
9 9 (7.26%) XAML Developer
10 8 (6.45%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
11 7 (5.65%) .NET Developer
11 7 (5.65%) Architect
11 7 (5.65%) Linux Support
11 7 (5.65%) MySQL Developer
11 7 (5.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 5 (4.03%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (75.00%) HTML
2 69 (55.65%) CSS
3 52 (41.94%) XML
4 50 (40.32%) .NET
5 49 (39.52%) AngularJS
6 38 (30.65%) ASP.NET
7 26 (20.97%) JavaBeans
8 25 (20.16%) LAMP
9 23 (18.55%) jQuery
10 22 (17.74%) EDI
11 18 (14.52%) JSON
11 18 (14.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 17 (13.71%) Web Services
13 13 (10.48%) Ionic Framework
13 13 (10.48%) Spring
14 11 (8.87%) CodeIgniter
14 11 (8.87%) SOAP
15 10 (8.06%) DHTML
15 10 (8.06%) Java EE
16 9 (7.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.65%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.23%) Fintech
5 3 (2.42%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (39.52%) Linux
2 34 (27.42%) Windows
3 25 (20.16%) Windows Server
4 24 (19.35%) Unix
5 2 (1.61%) CentOS
5 2 (1.61%) DC/OS
5 2 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (25.81%) Scrum
3 30 (24.19%) Open Source
4 28 (22.58%) CRM
5 24 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (19.35%) TDD
6 22 (17.74%) ERP
7 21 (16.94%) Customer Requirements
8 20 (16.13%) SDLC
8 20 (16.13%) Web Development
9 17 (13.71%) E-Commerce
10 10 (8.06%) MVC
11 9 (7.26%) OO
11 9 (7.26%) SOA
11 9 (7.26%) Unit Testing
12 7 (5.65%) Software Engineering
13 6 (4.84%) OOP
14 4 (3.23%) DevOps
14 4 (3.23%) UML
15 3 (2.42%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 67 (54.03%) JavaScript
2 62 (50.00%) Java
3 57 (45.97%) C#
4 40 (32.26%) VB.NET
5 33 (26.61%) VBA
6 19 (15.32%) SQL
7 9 (7.26%) XAML
8 7 (5.65%) Python
9 4 (3.23%) Ruby
10 3 (2.42%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.61%) Perl
11 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.81%) Go
12 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (14.52%) SC Cleared
1 18 (14.52%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.10%) Degree
3 1 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.23%) Docker
2 3 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.65%) cPanel
1 7 (5.65%) Plesk
2 3 (2.42%) Ansible
2 3 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.42%) Puppet
3 2 (1.61%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.61%) Marathon
3 2 (1.61%) Mesos
3 2 (1.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (15.32%) Citrix
2 17 (13.71%) Veeam
2 17 (13.71%) VMware
3 11 (8.87%) Oracle
4 7 (5.65%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.23%) Zend
6 3 (2.42%) Adobe
6 3 (2.42%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.81%) Demandware
7 1 (0.81%) Syncfusion