The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 75 64 56
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 59 60 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.19% 3.31% 4.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 3.44% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 56 55 59
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
PHP Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1792 1743 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.76% 96.03% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1548 1384 1367
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Bristol region.

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Bristol

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 112 (100.00%) PHP
2 88 (78.57%) HTML
3 86 (76.79%) CSS
4 78 (69.64%) JavaScript
5 77 (68.75%) MySQL
6 56 (50.00%) jQuery
7 39 (34.82%) Git (software)
8 37 (33.04%) LAMP
9 30 (26.79%) Degree
10 29 (25.89%) OO
11 27 (24.11%) MVC
12 26 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (23.21%) OO PHP
13 25 (22.32%) Zend
14 23 (20.54%) Software Engineering
15 22 (19.64%) Subversion
15 22 (19.64%) Symfony
16 19 (16.96%) OOP
17 18 (16.07%) Laravel
18 17 (15.18%) HTML5
19 16 (14.29%) REST
19 16 (14.29%) Mobile App
19 16 (14.29%) Linux
20 15 (13.39%) Objective-C
20 15 (13.39%) Telecoms
20 15 (13.39%) SEO
20 15 (13.39%) Responsive Web Design
20 15 (13.39%) PHP5
20 15 (13.39%) Unit Testing
21 14 (12.50%) Web Development

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.82%) Node.js
2 10 (8.93%) WordPress
3 9 (8.04%) Apache
4 8 (7.14%) ColdFusion
4 8 (7.14%) nginx
4 8 (7.14%) Drupal
5 7 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.68%) CMS
7 2 (1.79%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (68.75%) MySQL
2 4 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.79%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (34.82%) Git (software)
2 22 (19.64%) Subversion
3 9 (8.04%) PHPUnit
3 9 (8.04%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.89%) JIRA
General
1 15 (13.39%) Telecoms
2 11 (9.82%) Marketing
3 9 (8.04%) Advertising
4 8 (7.14%) Finance
5 3 (2.68%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.68%) Electronics
6 1 (0.89%) Back Office
6 1 (0.89%) Banking
6 1 (0.89%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (78.57%) HTML
2 86 (76.79%) CSS
3 56 (50.00%) jQuery
4 37 (33.04%) LAMP
5 22 (19.64%) Symfony
6 18 (16.07%) Laravel
7 17 (15.18%) HTML5
8 16 (14.29%) REST
9 12 (10.71%) SOAP
10 11 (9.82%) Web Services
11 10 (8.93%) XML
12 9 (8.04%) RESTful
13 7 (6.25%) beanstalkd
14 6 (5.36%) Doctrine
14 6 (5.36%) Ajax
15 5 (4.46%) CSS3
16 3 (2.68%) JSON
16 3 (2.68%) Sass
17 2 (1.79%) AngularJS
17 2 (1.79%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 8 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.57%) User Experience
3 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.68%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.68%) DTV
5 2 (1.79%) BBC
6 1 (0.89%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.29%) Linux
2 9 (8.04%) Android
2 9 (8.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.89%) OO
2 27 (24.11%) MVC
3 26 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (23.21%) OO PHP
4 23 (20.54%) Software Engineering
5 19 (16.96%) OOP
6 15 (13.39%) SEO
6 15 (13.39%) Unit Testing
6 15 (13.39%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (12.50%) Web Development
8 13 (11.61%) TDD
9 12 (10.71%) Web Design
10 11 (9.82%) E-Commerce
10 11 (9.82%) Mentoring
11 9 (8.04%) Mobile Application Development
11 9 (8.04%) Android Development
11 9 (8.04%) iOS Development
12 8 (7.14%) Time Management
13 7 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (100.00%) PHP
2 78 (69.64%) JavaScript
3 15 (13.39%) PHP5
3 15 (13.39%) Objective-C
4 11 (9.82%) SQL
5 9 (8.04%) Java
6 2 (1.79%) Ruby
6 2 (1.79%) XPath
7 1 (0.89%) C#
7 1 (0.89%) Python
7 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (26.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (0.89%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 25 (22.32%) Zend
2 8 (7.14%) Adobe
3 3 (2.68%) SAP
4 2 (1.79%) Oracle
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