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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 90 85 67
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 46 44 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.43% 2.49% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 2.59% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 44 43 51
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £44,500 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
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
1818 1697 1462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.04% 95.98% 93.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1363 1295
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £58,225
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 116 (100.00%) PHP
2 92 (79.31%) HTML
3 90 (77.59%) CSS
4 84 (72.41%) JavaScript
5 76 (65.52%) MySQL
6 60 (51.72%) jQuery
7 40 (34.48%) Git (software)
8 36 (31.03%) LAMP
9 34 (29.31%) OO
10 31 (26.72%) OO PHP
11 30 (25.86%) MVC
12 28 (24.14%) Software Engineering
13 27 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (23.28%) Degree
14 24 (20.69%) Zend
15 20 (17.24%) Subversion
16 18 (15.52%) Symfony
16 18 (15.52%) OOP
17 17 (14.66%) Objective-C
17 17 (14.66%) Unit Testing
17 17 (14.66%) Laravel
17 17 (14.66%) Mobile App
18 16 (13.79%) REST
18 16 (13.79%) Telecoms
19 15 (12.93%) TDD
19 15 (12.93%) SQL
19 15 (12.93%) Linux
20 13 (11.21%) HTML5
20 13 (11.21%) Responsive Web Design
20 13 (11.21%) SEO

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 12 (10.34%) WordPress
2 11 (9.48%) Drupal
3 10 (8.62%) Node.js
4 9 (7.76%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (6.90%) Apache
5 8 (6.90%) ColdFusion
6 7 (6.03%) nginx
7 4 (3.45%) CMS
8 1 (0.86%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (65.52%) MySQL
2 4 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.72%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 40 (34.48%) Git (software)
2 20 (17.24%) Subversion
3 11 (9.48%) PHPUnit
3 11 (9.48%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.86%) JIRA
General
1 16 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 11 (9.48%) Marketing
3 10 (8.62%) Advertising
4 9 (7.76%) Finance
5 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.72%) Electronics
5 2 (1.72%) Retail
6 1 (0.86%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.86%) Banking
6 1 (0.86%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (79.31%) HTML
2 90 (77.59%) CSS
3 60 (51.72%) jQuery
4 36 (31.03%) LAMP
5 18 (15.52%) Symfony
6 17 (14.66%) Laravel
7 16 (13.79%) REST
8 13 (11.21%) HTML5
9 12 (10.34%) XML
10 11 (9.48%) Web Services
11 10 (8.62%) SOAP
12 9 (7.76%) RESTful
12 9 (7.76%) beanstalkd
13 7 (6.03%) Ajax
14 6 (5.17%) CSS3
15 5 (4.31%) Doctrine
16 4 (3.45%) AngularJS
17 3 (2.59%) Sass
18 2 (1.72%) JSON
18 2 (1.72%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.66%) Mobile App
2 10 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.17%) Digital Media
4 5 (4.31%) User Experience
5 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.72%) DTV
6 2 (1.72%) BBC
6 2 (1.72%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.93%) Linux
2 8 (6.90%) Android
2 8 (6.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.31%) OO
2 31 (26.72%) OO PHP
3 30 (25.86%) MVC
4 28 (24.14%) Software Engineering
5 27 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (15.52%) OOP
7 17 (14.66%) Unit Testing
8 15 (12.93%) TDD
9 13 (11.21%) SEO
9 13 (11.21%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (9.48%) Mentoring
11 10 (8.62%) Web Development
11 10 (8.62%) E-Commerce
12 9 (7.76%) Configuration Management
12 9 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (6.90%) Mobile Application Development
13 8 (6.90%) Android Development
13 8 (6.90%) iOS Development
13 8 (6.90%) Web Design
14 6 (5.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 116 (100.00%) PHP
2 84 (72.41%) JavaScript
3 17 (14.66%) Objective-C
4 15 (12.93%) SQL
5 11 (9.48%) Java
6 10 (8.62%) PHP5
7 2 (1.72%) Ruby
7 2 (1.72%) XPath
8 1 (0.86%) C#
8 1 (0.86%) Python
8 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (23.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (7.76%) Puppet
2 1 (0.86%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 24 (20.69%) Zend
2 4 (3.45%) Adobe
3 2 (1.72%) Google
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle
3 2 (1.72%) SAP
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