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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 75 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 64 108 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.21% 5.65% 4.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.35% 5.92% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 46 100 79
Average salary £31,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,450 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,550 £39,080
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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
1908 1823 1665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.69% 95.45% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1523 1449
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 24 December 2014.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 108 (100.00%) PHP
2 76 (70.37%) MySQL
3 73 (67.59%) HTML
4 69 (63.89%) CSS
5 65 (60.19%) JavaScript
6 50 (46.30%) LAMP
7 43 (39.81%) Linux
8 36 (33.33%) OO
8 36 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 35 (32.41%) jQuery
10 33 (30.56%) MVC
11 30 (27.78%) OOP
11 30 (27.78%) Symfony
12 29 (26.85%) PHP5
13 26 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (19.44%) Apache
15 20 (18.52%) Drupal
16 18 (16.67%) XML
17 17 (15.74%) Zend
18 16 (14.81%) XHTML
18 16 (14.81%) Umbraco
19 15 (13.89%) OO PHP
20 14 (12.96%) Windows
20 14 (12.96%) Mac OS X
20 14 (12.96%) ExpressionEngine
21 12 (11.11%) SQL
21 12 (11.11%) Marketing
22 11 (10.19%) Web Services
22 11 (10.19%) E-Commerce
22 11 (10.19%) CMS

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 21 (19.44%) Apache
2 20 (18.52%) Drupal
3 16 (14.81%) Umbraco
4 14 (12.96%) ExpressionEngine
5 11 (10.19%) CMS
6 6 (5.56%) WordPress
7 4 (3.70%) nginx
7 4 (3.70%) ColdFusion
8 2 (1.85%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.93%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.93%) Fireworks
1 1 (0.93%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.26%) Internet
2 4 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (0.93%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (70.37%) MySQL
2 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 36 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.33%) Subversion
2 9 (8.33%) PHPUnit
3 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.85%) JIRA
4 1 (0.93%) Selenium
4 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.93%) Xdebug
4 1 (0.93%) Behat
4 1 (0.93%) JMeter
General
1 12 (11.11%) Marketing
2 5 (4.63%) Advertising
3 2 (1.85%) Legal
3 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.85%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.93%) Publishing
4 1 (0.93%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (67.59%) HTML
2 69 (63.89%) CSS
3 50 (46.30%) LAMP
4 35 (32.41%) jQuery
5 30 (27.78%) Symfony
6 18 (16.67%) XML
7 16 (14.81%) XHTML
8 11 (10.19%) Web Services
8 11 (10.19%) HTML5
9 9 (8.33%) SOAP
10 8 (7.41%) REST
11 7 (6.48%) JSON
12 5 (4.63%) CakePHP
12 5 (4.63%) Zend Framework
12 5 (4.63%) RESTful
13 4 (3.70%) CSS3
13 4 (3.70%) Ajax
14 3 (2.78%) CodeIgniter
15 2 (1.85%) Yii
16 1 (0.93%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.48%) Semantic Web
2 5 (4.63%) Open Source
3 4 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.78%) New Media
4 3 (2.78%) Replication
4 3 (2.78%) iPhone
5 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.85%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.93%) Social Media
6 1 (0.93%) W3C
6 1 (0.93%) User Experience
6 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 43 (39.81%) Linux
2 14 (12.96%) Mac OS X
2 14 (12.96%) Windows
3 4 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.78%) Android
5 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.33%) OO
2 33 (30.56%) MVC
3 30 (27.78%) OOP
4 26 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (13.89%) OO PHP
6 11 (10.19%) E-Commerce
7 10 (9.26%) Software Engineering
8 8 (7.41%) Web Development
9 7 (6.48%) CRM
9 7 (6.48%) Progressive Enhancement
10 4 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (3.70%) Web Design
10 4 (3.70%) OOD
11 3 (2.78%) Mentoring
12 2 (1.85%) Performance Analysis
12 2 (1.85%) SOA
12 2 (1.85%) Scrum
12 2 (1.85%) Digital Marketing
12 2 (1.85%) Data Management
12 2 (1.85%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (100.00%) PHP
2 65 (60.19%) JavaScript
3 29 (26.85%) PHP5
4 12 (11.11%) SQL
5 9 (8.33%) Java
6 5 (4.63%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.63%) Ruby
6 5 (4.63%) Python
7 4 (3.70%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.93%) ECMAScript
8 1 (0.93%) Perl
8 1 (0.93%) C#
8 1 (0.93%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (0.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) Plesk
2 1 (0.93%) Webmin
Vendors
1 17 (15.74%) Zend
2 4 (3.70%) Apple
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