Period
to 17 November 2018

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 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 78 90
Rank change year-on-year -11 +12 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 12 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.26% 2.22% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.47% 3.92% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 4
Watford median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -16.28% +19.44%
10th Percentile £33,100 £36,750 £34,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £80,000 £64,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% -16.67%

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 Watford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 486 561 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 50.89% 56.55% 41.56%
Number of salaries quoted 399 474 378
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £28,850
90th Percentile £70,250 £70,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for PHP.

1 11 (91.67%) MySQL
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) LAMP
2 10 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (75.00%) Web Application Development
3 9 (75.00%) Time Management
3 9 (75.00%) Data Analysis
3 9 (75.00%) Creative Thinking
3 9 (75.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 8 (66.67%) CSS
4 8 (66.67%) HTML
4 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (58.33%) Web Services
5 7 (58.33%) Windows
5 7 (58.33%) Python
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) Ajax
5 7 (58.33%) C++
5 7 (58.33%) Degree
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
6 6 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (41.67%) Apache
8 2 (16.67%) MVC
8 2 (16.67%) Java
8 2 (16.67%) Web Development
8 2 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (16.67%) Magento
9 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
9 1 (8.33%) HTML5

PHP
Co-occurring 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 5 (41.67%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Firebug
1 1 (8.33%) JMeter
1 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (8.33%) The Grinder
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Data Manager
1 7 (58.33%) Service Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tester
3 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) LAMP
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) Ajax
3 7 (58.33%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) Laravel
5 1 (8.33%) Phalcon
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 9 (75.00%) Creative Thinking
1 9 (75.00%) Data Analysis
1 9 (75.00%) Time Management
1 9 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 6 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) API Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) DNA
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) AWK
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Grafana
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) AppDynamics
2 1 (8.33%) Dynatrace
2 1 (8.33%) hybris
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Intershop
2 1 (8.33%) New Relic
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Zend