Period
to 17 November 2017

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 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 89 94
Rank change year-on-year +12 +5 -24
Permanent jobs citing PHP 22 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.22% 0.39% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.92% 0.93% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 20
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £53,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.28% +19.44% +50.00%
Hertfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% -16.67% +20.00%

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 561 431 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 56.61% 41.56% 46.52%
Number of salaries quoted 474 378 404
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £59,625
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 (68.18%) CSS
2 13 (59.09%) HTML
3 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
4 9 (40.91%) Java
4 9 (40.91%) Linux
4 9 (40.91%) Apache
4 9 (40.91%) Games
4 9 (40.91%) Magento
5 8 (36.36%) jQuery
5 8 (36.36%) MySQL
6 7 (31.82%) XML
6 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
7 6 (27.27%) Open Source
7 6 (27.27%) LAMP
7 6 (27.27%) Web Services
7 6 (27.27%) MVC
8 5 (22.73%) DHTML
8 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
8 5 (22.73%) Scrum
8 5 (22.73%) TDD
8 5 (22.73%) Zend
8 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
8 5 (22.73%) Ajax
8 5 (22.73%) Java EE
8 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 5 (22.73%) Demandware
8 5 (22.73%) Web Application Development
8 5 (22.73%) AngularJS

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 9 (40.91%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Drupal
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon S3
1 2 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (9.09%) PaaS
1 2 (9.09%) Route 53
1 2 (9.09%) Serverless
1 2 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 9 (40.91%) Games
2 4 (18.18%) Marketing
3 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Automotive
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) PHP Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Magento Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
5 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Java Web Developer
5 4 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Magento Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Web Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce Manager
6 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce Web Developer
6 3 (13.64%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Service Manager
6 3 (13.64%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (9.09%) DevOps Architect
7 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) CSS
2 13 (59.09%) HTML
3 8 (36.36%) jQuery
4 7 (31.82%) XML
5 6 (27.27%) LAMP
5 6 (27.27%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) Ajax
6 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
6 5 (22.73%) DHTML
6 5 (22.73%) Java EE
6 5 (22.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (18.18%) XHTML
7 4 (18.18%) XSL
8 2 (9.09%) Ionic Framework
8 2 (9.09%) JSON
8 2 (9.09%) Node.js
8 2 (9.09%) OAuth2
8 2 (9.09%) Spring
9 1 (4.55%) Laravel
9 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) CentOS
2 2 (9.09%) DC/OS
2 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) Open Source
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
4 5 (22.73%) Software Delivery
4 5 (22.73%) TDD
4 5 (22.73%) Web Application Development
5 4 (18.18%) OO
5 4 (18.18%) OO PHP
5 4 (18.18%) Web Development
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.64%) DNA
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
6 3 (13.64%) Release Management
6 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Time Management
7 2 (9.09%) DevOps
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) Ruby
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Ansible
1 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
1 2 (9.09%) Marathon
1 2 (9.09%) Mesos
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
1 2 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Demandware
1 5 (22.73%) Zend
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.09%) Sybase
3 1 (4.55%) ATG
3 1 (4.55%) hybris