Period
to 23 February 2019

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 23 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 80 80
Rank change year-on-year +19 0 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 36 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.88% 1.61% 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.26% 2.88% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 6
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +49.12% -45.71%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £69,000 £84,250 £63,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% -11.76%

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 436 556 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 46.93% 55.99% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 326 507 407
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,625 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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

PHP
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Watford over the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

Salary histogram for PHP in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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 28 (77.78%) HTML
1 28 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 27 (75.00%) MySQL
2 27 (75.00%) CSS
3 16 (44.44%) Linux
4 14 (38.89%) LAMP
5 13 (36.11%) Laravel
6 12 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (33.33%) Vue.js
7 11 (30.56%) Magento
8 10 (27.78%) Migration
8 10 (27.78%) Apache
9 8 (22.22%) Python
9 8 (22.22%) Web Services
9 8 (22.22%) OO
9 8 (22.22%) Time Management
9 8 (22.22%) Data Analysis
9 8 (22.22%) Web Application Development
9 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (22.22%) OO PHP
9 8 (22.22%) Creative Thinking
9 8 (22.22%) Analytical Thinking
10 7 (19.44%) Ajax
11 6 (16.67%) Degree
11 6 (16.67%) Zend
11 6 (16.67%) Data Migration
11 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 6 (16.67%) MVC
11 6 (16.67%) C++
11 6 (16.67%) Windows

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 10 (27.78%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Chatbot
1 1 (2.78%) GIMP
1 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (75.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 12 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Magento Developer
3 10 (27.78%) PHP Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Data Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Service Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Junior
7 2 (5.56%) Junior Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Python Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Data Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Junior DevOps
8 1 (2.78%) Junior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (77.78%) HTML
2 27 (75.00%) CSS
3 14 (38.89%) LAMP
4 13 (36.11%) Laravel
5 12 (33.33%) Vue.js
6 8 (22.22%) Web Services
7 7 (19.44%) Ajax
8 5 (13.89%) REST
8 5 (13.89%) SOAP
8 5 (13.89%) XML
9 4 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
9 4 (11.11%) Phalcon
9 4 (11.11%) Yii
10 2 (5.56%) XHTML
10 2 (5.56%) XSL
11 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
11 1 (2.78%) CSS3
11 1 (2.78%) HTML5
11 1 (2.78%) jQuery
11 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Migration
2 8 (22.22%) Analytical Thinking
2 8 (22.22%) Creative Thinking
2 8 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 8 (22.22%) OO
2 8 (22.22%) OO PHP
2 8 (22.22%) Time Management
2 8 (22.22%) Web Application Development
3 6 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 6 (16.67%) MVC
3 6 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (11.11%) API Integration
4 4 (11.11%) Web Development
5 2 (5.56%) DevOps
5 2 (5.56%) DNA
5 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.56%) Open Source
6 1 (2.78%) Front End Development
6 1 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.78%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 8 (22.22%) Python
3 6 (16.67%) C++
4 3 (8.33%) Java
5 2 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Ansible
1 2 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (16.67%) Zend