The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 27 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 133 128 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.34% 7.92% 8.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.55% 12.72% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 119 115 126
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
914 1006 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 50.44% 62.25% 59.15%
Number of salaries quoted 765 926 861
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
South West

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PHP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

PHP Salary Trend in Bristol

PHP
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bristol

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP.

1 203 (68.12%) MySQL
2 164 (55.03%) HTML
3 160 (53.69%) CSS
4 142 (47.65%) JavaScript
5 134 (44.97%) jQuery
6 119 (39.93%) SQL
7 101 (33.89%) Java
7 101 (33.89%) Linux
8 86 (28.86%) Agile Software Development
9 83 (27.85%) Zend
10 74 (24.83%) PHP5
11 64 (21.48%) Degree
12 61 (20.47%) Web Services
13 55 (18.46%) OO
14 46 (15.44%) Scrum
14 46 (15.44%) Git (software)
15 43 (14.43%) Spring
16 42 (14.09%) Drupal
16 42 (14.09%) Relational Database
17 41 (13.76%) Unit Testing
17 41 (13.76%) Python
18 40 (13.42%) WordPress
19 38 (12.75%) Web Development
19 38 (12.75%) Software Engineering
19 38 (12.75%) Magento
20 36 (12.08%) RDBMS
21 35 (11.74%) CMS
21 35 (11.74%) LAMP
21 35 (11.74%) Computer Science
21 35 (11.74%) RESTful

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (14.09%) Drupal
2 40 (13.42%) WordPress
3 35 (11.74%) CMS
4 24 (8.05%) Apache
5 9 (3.02%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.35%) Node.js
7 6 (2.01%) nginx
8 2 (0.67%) IIS
8 2 (0.67%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.34%) Confluence
9 1 (0.34%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.34%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (2.35%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.67%) MS Project
2 2 (0.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.34%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 38 (12.75%) Magento
2 27 (9.06%) Shopify
3 5 (1.68%) WebTrends
4 4 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.34%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.06%) SaaS
2 20 (6.71%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.02%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.34%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.34%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.34%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.70%) Internet
2 10 (3.36%) HTTP
3 4 (1.34%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.34%) 4G
4 2 (0.67%) Intranet
4 2 (0.67%) DNS
4 2 (0.67%) LDAP
5 1 (0.34%) LAN
5 1 (0.34%) WAN
5 1 (0.34%) VPN
5 1 (0.34%) IPv6
5 1 (0.34%) SAN
5 1 (0.34%) OSPF
5 1 (0.34%) BGP
5 1 (0.34%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.34%) Firewall
5 1 (0.34%) IPsec
5 1 (0.34%) Network Security
5 1 (0.34%) NAS
5 1 (0.34%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (68.12%) MySQL
2 42 (14.09%) Relational Database
3 36 (12.08%) RDBMS
4 31 (10.40%) Hazelcast
5 16 (5.37%) SQL Server
6 13 (4.36%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.02%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.67%) MS Access
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.34%) Redis
11 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.34%) DB2
Development Applications
1 46 (15.44%) Git (software)
2 26 (8.72%) PHPUnit
3 20 (6.71%) Subversion
4 7 (2.35%) Selenium
5 6 (2.01%) JMeter
6 4 (1.34%) WATIR
6 4 (1.34%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.34%) WatiN
7 2 (0.67%) Xdebug
7 2 (0.67%) JIRA
7 2 (0.67%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.67%) Hudson
7 2 (0.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.34%) Behat
8 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.34%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.34%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.34%) Dreamweaver
General
1 30 (10.07%) Telecoms
2 26 (8.72%) Finance
3 13 (4.36%) Electronics
4 10 (3.36%) Advertising
4 10 (3.36%) Retail
5 8 (2.68%) Marketing
6 5 (1.68%) Banking
7 4 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.01%) Publishing
9 2 (0.67%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.34%) Games
10 1 (0.34%) Legal
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 272 (91.28%) Developer
2 150 (50.34%) PHP Developer
3 75 (25.17%) Web Developer
4 48 (16.11%) PHP Web Developer
5 43 (14.43%) Senior Developer
6 39 (13.09%) Software Developer
7 36 (12.08%) Java Developer
8 27 (9.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 20 (6.71%) Programmer
10 17 (5.70%) PHP Programmer
11 15 (5.03%) Senior Java Developer
12 14 (4.70%) Lead Developer
13 13 (4.36%) Senior Software Developer
13 13 (4.36%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
14 12 (4.03%) Junior PHP Developer
14 12 (4.03%) Lead PHP Developer
14 12 (4.03%) Graduate
14 12 (4.03%) Junior Developer
14 12 (4.03%) Junior
15 11 (3.69%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (55.03%) HTML
2 160 (53.69%) CSS
3 134 (44.97%) jQuery
4 61 (20.47%) Web Services
5 43 (14.43%) Spring
6 35 (11.74%) LAMP
6 35 (11.74%) RESTful
7 32 (10.74%) ActiveMQ
8 30 (10.07%) .NET
8 30 (10.07%) HTML5
9 29 (9.73%) Symfony
10 26 (8.72%) XHTML
11 24 (8.05%) XML
12 21 (7.05%) Ajax
12 21 (7.05%) CSS3
13 20 (6.71%) JSON
14 16 (5.37%) SOAP
15 15 (5.03%) REST
16 13 (4.36%) J2EE
17 12 (4.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.74%) Computer Science
2 28 (9.40%) Mobile App
3 27 (9.06%) Digital Media
4 19 (6.38%) Open Source
5 13 (4.36%) W3C
6 10 (3.36%) Social Media
7 9 (3.02%) GIS
8 8 (2.68%) Mathematics
9 7 (2.35%) Web 2.0
10 4 (1.34%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.34%) DTV
10 4 (1.34%) IVR
10 4 (1.34%) iPhone
11 3 (1.01%) Online Banking
11 3 (1.01%) Social Network
12 1 (0.34%) Informatics
12 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.34%) Replication
12 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 101 (33.89%) Linux
2 27 (9.06%) CentOS
3 22 (7.38%) Fedora
4 20 (6.71%) Ubuntu
5 17 (5.70%) Android
5 17 (5.70%) Apple iOS
6 15 (5.03%) Windows
7 12 (4.03%) UNIX
8 6 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.68%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.01%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.34%) Debian
11 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (28.86%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (18.46%) OO
3 46 (15.44%) Scrum
4 41 (13.76%) Unit Testing
5 38 (12.75%) Web Development
5 38 (12.75%) Software Engineering
6 35 (11.74%) OO PHP
7 33 (11.07%) E-Commerce
8 31 (10.40%) OOP
9 29 (9.73%) MVC
10 26 (8.72%) TDD
11 19 (6.38%) Mobile Application Development
12 13 (4.36%) Android Development
12 13 (4.36%) iOS Development
13 9 (3.02%) UML
14 8 (2.68%) Project Management
14 8 (2.68%) Web Application Development
15 7 (2.35%) Web Design
16 6 (2.01%) Configuration Management
17 5 (1.68%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (47.65%) JavaScript
2 119 (39.93%) SQL
3 101 (33.89%) Java
4 74 (24.83%) PHP5
5 41 (13.76%) Python
6 28 (9.40%) Ruby
7 22 (7.38%) C++
8 16 (5.37%) Perl
9 11 (3.69%) Bash Shell
10 10 (3.36%) C#
11 8 (2.68%) C
12 4 (1.34%) Groovy
13 3 (1.01%) PHP4
13 3 (1.01%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.34%) VB6
14 1 (0.34%) ECMAScript
14 1 (0.34%) Scala
14 1 (0.34%) VB
14 1 (0.34%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.34%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 64 (21.48%) Degree
2 4 (1.34%) ISEB
3 3 (1.01%) HND
4 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.34%) QA
2 3 (1.01%) WCAG
2 3 (1.01%) WAI
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.67%) Samba
3 1 (0.34%) NFS
3 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) Postfix
3 1 (0.34%) XenServer
3 1 (0.34%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (2.68%) Puppet
2 4 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.67%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.34%) Nagios
4 1 (0.34%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.34%) YUM
4 1 (0.34%) logstash
Vendors
1 83 (27.85%) Zend
2 29 (9.73%) Oracle
3 23 (7.72%) Red Hat
4 7 (2.35%) VMware
5 6 (2.01%) Apple
6 5 (1.68%) SAP
6 5 (1.68%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.34%) Adobe
8 2 (0.67%) Compuware
8 2 (0.67%) HP
8 2 (0.67%) IBM
8 2 (0.67%) Empirix
8 2 (0.67%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.34%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.34%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.34%) Intershop
9 1 (0.34%) Google
9 1 (0.34%) Cisco
9 1 (0.34%) Citrix
9 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
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Sparkol
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
IT People First
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Pension and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £25 - £35 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £26000 to £29000 per annum - exceptional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £22000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Healthcare, Flexible Hours
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Bristol
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent See List!
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 23 days ago