The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 49 57 30
Rank change year-on-year +8 -27  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 14 5 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.50% 0.85% 6.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.74% 2.55% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 17
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,556 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% +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 Watford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 244 196 239
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 43.57% 33.45% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 202 161 170
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

PHP
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for PHP in Watford

PHP
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Watford over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Watford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Watford region with a requirement for PHP.

1 15 (71.43%) MySQL
1 15 (71.43%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) Magento
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle
3 12 (57.14%) Perl
3 12 (57.14%) Unix
4 11 (52.38%) ITIL
4 11 (52.38%) Solaris
4 11 (52.38%) JDBC
4 11 (52.38%) MS Office
4 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 11 (52.38%) FTP
4 11 (52.38%) Problem Management
4 11 (52.38%) Bash Shell
5 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
5 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 3 (14.29%) CSS
6 3 (14.29%) Apache
6 3 (14.29%) ADSL
6 3 (14.29%) Broadband
6 3 (14.29%) LAN
6 3 (14.29%) WAN
6 3 (14.29%) 3G
6 3 (14.29%) MPLS
6 3 (14.29%) 4G
6 3 (14.29%) Draytek
7 2 (9.52%) Degree

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Drupal
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Magento
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) FTP
2 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 3 (14.29%) 3G
3 3 (14.29%) 4G
3 3 (14.29%) ADSL
3 3 (14.29%) Broadband
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) MPLS
3 3 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) HTTP
5 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JMeter
1 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.76%) The Grinder
General
1 1 (4.76%) Electronics
1 1 (4.76%) Games
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
1 11 (52.38%) Linux Support
1 11 (52.38%) Operational Support Analyst
1 11 (52.38%) Operations Analyst
1 11 (52.38%) Operations Support Analyst
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Analyst
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Support Analyst
1 11 (52.38%) Support Analyst
1 11 (52.38%) Unix Analyst
1 11 (52.38%) Unix Support
1 11 (52.38%) Unix Support Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (4.76%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) JDBC
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) LAMP
4 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) J2EE
4 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) XHTML
4 1 (4.76%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.76%) Device Driver
1 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Unix
3 11 (52.38%) Solaris
4 1 (4.76%) AIX
4 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
1 11 (52.38%) Problem Management
2 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
2 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
2 2 (9.52%) Open Source
3 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.76%) CRM
3 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
3 1 (4.76%) IT Strategy
3 1 (4.76%) MVC
3 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (4.76%) OO
3 1 (4.76%) OO PHP
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.76%) Physics
3 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
3 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Java
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) Perl
3 11 (52.38%) Bash Shell
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
6 1 (4.76%) AWK
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Draytek
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Zend
Watford, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago