Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 67 86
Rank change year-on-year -14 +19 +2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 11 33 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.18% 3.30% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.32% 5.92% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 4
Watford median annual salary £29,500 £40,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.25% -25.58% +19.44%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £34,500
90th Percentile £31,500 £53,750 £63,875
Hertfordshire median annual salary £41,000 £32,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +26.15% -15.58% -14.44%

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 474 557 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 51.02% 55.70% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 397 458 332
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £31,325
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £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 25 September 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 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 8 (72.73%) Ajax
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) Creative Thinking
4 6 (54.55%) Analytical Thinking
4 6 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Python
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) LAMP
4 6 (54.55%) C++
4 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
4 6 (54.55%) Time Management
4 6 (54.55%) Web Application Development
5 5 (45.45%) Web Services
6 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 4 (36.36%) Web Development
7 3 (27.27%) Analytics
7 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (27.27%) HTML5
7 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
8 2 (18.18%) Subversion
8 2 (18.18%) OOP
8 2 (18.18%) Photoshop

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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) GIMP
1 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Firebug
2 1 (9.09%) JMeter
2 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
2 1 (9.09%) The Grinder
General
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Data Manager
1 6 (54.55%) Service Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Data Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tester
4 1 (9.09%) SEO Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) Ajax
3 6 (54.55%) LAMP
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) HTML5
6 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js
7 2 (18.18%) CSS3
7 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (18.18%) LESS
7 2 (18.18%) React
7 2 (18.18%) Sass
8 1 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (9.09%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Thinking
1 6 (54.55%) Creative Thinking
1 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
1 6 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
1 6 (54.55%) Time Management
1 6 (54.55%) Web Application Development
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (9.09%) Content Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Link Building
5 1 (9.09%) Pay per click
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) C++
2 6 (54.55%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) AWK
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Grafana
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics
2 1 (9.09%) Dynatrace
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) hybris
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Intershop
2 1 (9.09%) New Relic
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle