The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Hertfordshire / St Albans
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 30 43
Rank change year-on-year -10 +13  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 3.39% 3.16% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.14% 4.23% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Median salary £70,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.70% +30.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +2.85%  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
St Albans
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 145 71 109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans 81.92% 74.74% 70.32%
Number of salaries quoted 134 68 106
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in St Albans citing PHP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in St Albans

PHP
Salary Trend in St Albans

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP in St Albans.

Salary trend for PHP in St Albans

PHP
Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in St Albans over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in St Albans

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the St Albans region with a requirement for PHP.

1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) Symfony
5 1 (12.50%) Zend
5 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) CMS
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) WordPress
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Android Development
5 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development

PHP
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) PHP Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Web Applications Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Web Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Symfony Developer
4 1 (12.50%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
3 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
3 1 (12.50%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Android Development
1 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
1 1 (12.50%) MVC
1 1 (12.50%) SDLC
1 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Zend