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

PHP
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 54 60
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 22 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.99% 0.61% 2.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.59% 1.38% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 10
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £58,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

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 290 217 276
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 52.63% 44.29% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 240 172 204
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +14.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,350 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 21 (56.76%) MySQL
1 21 (56.76%) Linux
2 20 (54.05%) CSS
2 20 (54.05%) HTML
2 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
3 17 (45.95%) Java
3 17 (45.95%) Magento
4 14 (37.84%) jQuery
4 14 (37.84%) E-Commerce
5 13 (35.14%) Apache
6 12 (32.43%) SQL
6 12 (32.43%) LAMP
6 12 (32.43%) Open Source
7 9 (24.32%) AngularJS
7 9 (24.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (24.32%) Degree
7 9 (24.32%) Legal
7 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (24.32%) Oracle
8 8 (21.62%) Perl
8 8 (21.62%) ITIL
8 8 (21.62%) Unix
8 8 (21.62%) Ajax
8 8 (21.62%) Problem Management
9 7 (18.92%) Bash Shell
9 7 (18.92%) Solaris
9 7 (18.92%) JDBC
9 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
9 7 (18.92%) FTP

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 13 (35.14%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) Confluence
3 2 (5.41%) Drupal
3 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) JBoss
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (45.95%) Magento
2 3 (8.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) FTP
2 4 (10.81%) HTTP
3 3 (8.11%) 3G
3 3 (8.11%) 4G
3 3 (8.11%) ADSL
3 3 (8.11%) Broadband
3 3 (8.11%) Ethernet
3 3 (8.11%) LAN
3 3 (8.11%) MPLS
3 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) MySQL
2 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.41%) DB2
4 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) Ant
3 1 (2.70%) JMeter
3 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) The Grinder
General
1 9 (24.32%) Legal
2 4 (10.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) PHP Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Linux Support
3 7 (18.92%) Operational Support Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Operations Support Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) SQL Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) SQL Support Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Support Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Unix Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Unix Support
3 7 (18.92%) Unix Support Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce Developer
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (54.05%) CSS
1 20 (54.05%) HTML
2 14 (37.84%) jQuery
3 12 (32.43%) LAMP
4 9 (24.32%) AngularJS
4 9 (24.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (21.62%) Ajax
6 7 (18.92%) JDBC
7 5 (13.51%) DHTML
7 5 (13.51%) Java EE
7 5 (13.51%) XML
8 3 (8.11%) .NET
8 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
8 3 (8.11%) CSS3
8 3 (8.11%) HTML5
8 3 (8.11%) LESS
8 3 (8.11%) Sass
8 3 (8.11%) Web Services
8 3 (8.11%) XHTML
8 3 (8.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Unix
3 7 (18.92%) Solaris
4 2 (5.41%) AIX
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) E-Commerce
2 12 (32.43%) Open Source
3 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (21.62%) ITIL
4 8 (21.62%) Problem Management
5 6 (16.22%) MVC
5 6 (16.22%) Software Delivery
6 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.51%) Scrum
6 5 (13.51%) TDD
6 5 (13.51%) Web Application Development
7 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.11%) Analytics
8 3 (8.11%) IT Strategy
8 3 (8.11%) OO
8 3 (8.11%) OO PHP
8 3 (8.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (8.11%) Web Accessibility
8 3 (8.11%) Workflow
9 2 (5.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
2 17 (45.95%) Java
3 12 (32.43%) SQL
4 8 (21.62%) Perl
5 7 (18.92%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.11%) C#
7 1 (2.70%) AWK
7 1 (2.70%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) Ruby
7 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) Demandware
3 5 (13.51%) hybris
4 4 (10.81%) ATG
5 3 (8.11%) Draytek
5 3 (8.11%) Zend
6 2 (5.41%) IBM
7 1 (2.70%) VMware
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