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 14 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 24 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 136 128 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.41% 7.92% 9.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.53% 12.70% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 120 111 141
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 £22,500
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
936 1008 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 50.98% 62.34% 60.59%
Number of salaries quoted 767 928 908
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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 14 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bristol

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 14 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.

1 216 (69.68%) MySQL
2 172 (55.48%) HTML
3 166 (53.55%) CSS
4 146 (47.10%) JavaScript
5 140 (45.16%) jQuery
6 123 (39.68%) SQL
7 105 (33.87%) Linux
8 102 (32.90%) Java
9 89 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
10 88 (28.39%) Zend
11 78 (25.16%) PHP5
12 73 (23.55%) Degree
13 67 (21.61%) Web Services
14 57 (18.39%) OO
15 47 (15.16%) Git (software)
16 46 (14.84%) Spring
16 46 (14.84%) Scrum
17 45 (14.52%) Relational Database
18 44 (14.19%) Magento
18 44 (14.19%) Unit Testing
19 43 (13.87%) Drupal
19 43 (13.87%) CMS
20 41 (13.23%) Web Development
20 41 (13.23%) Computer Science
21 40 (12.90%) WordPress
21 40 (12.90%) Software Engineering
21 40 (12.90%) Python
21 40 (12.90%) RESTful
22 39 (12.58%) OO PHP
22 39 (12.58%) RDBMS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 14 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 43 (13.87%) CMS
1 43 (13.87%) Drupal
2 40 (12.90%) WordPress
3 27 (8.71%) Apache
4 10 (3.23%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.94%) Node.js
5 6 (1.94%) nginx
6 3 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.65%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.65%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.65%) IIS
8 1 (0.32%) Confluence
8 1 (0.32%) MediaWiki
8 1 (0.32%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (2.26%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.65%) MS Project
2 2 (0.65%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 44 (14.19%) Magento
2 30 (9.68%) Shopify
3 5 (1.61%) WebTrends
4 4 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.32%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.68%) SaaS
2 21 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.61%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.32%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.32%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.81%) Internet
2 12 (3.87%) HTTP
3 4 (1.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.29%) 4G
4 3 (0.97%) Intranet
5 2 (0.65%) LDAP
6 1 (0.32%) LAN
6 1 (0.32%) WAN
6 1 (0.32%) VPN
6 1 (0.32%) DNS
6 1 (0.32%) IPv6
6 1 (0.32%) SAN
6 1 (0.32%) OSPF
6 1 (0.32%) BGP
6 1 (0.32%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.32%) Firewall
6 1 (0.32%) IPsec
6 1 (0.32%) Network Security
6 1 (0.32%) NAS
6 1 (0.32%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (69.68%) MySQL
2 45 (14.52%) Relational Database
3 39 (12.58%) RDBMS
4 35 (11.29%) Hazelcast
5 16 (5.16%) SQL Server
6 15 (4.84%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.58%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.65%) MS Access
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.32%) Redis
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 47 (15.16%) Git (software)
2 30 (9.68%) PHPUnit
3 18 (5.81%) Subversion
4 7 (2.26%) JMeter
4 7 (2.26%) Selenium
5 5 (1.61%) WatiN
5 5 (1.61%) WATIR
6 3 (0.97%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (0.65%) Xdebug
7 2 (0.65%) JIRA
7 2 (0.65%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.65%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.32%) Hudson
8 1 (0.32%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.32%) ClearQuest
General
1 33 (10.65%) Telecoms
2 27 (8.71%) Finance
3 14 (4.52%) Electronics
4 13 (4.19%) Retail
5 9 (2.90%) Advertising
5 9 (2.90%) Marketing
6 4 (1.29%) Banking
6 4 (1.29%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.97%) Publishing
7 3 (0.97%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.32%) Games
8 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.32%) Automotive
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 282 (90.97%) Developer
2 154 (49.68%) PHP Developer
3 80 (25.81%) Web Developer
4 55 (17.74%) PHP Web Developer
5 42 (13.55%) Software Developer
6 41 (13.23%) Senior Developer
7 33 (10.65%) Java Developer
8 29 (9.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 20 (6.45%) Programmer
10 17 (5.48%) Lead Developer
10 17 (5.48%) PHP Programmer
11 14 (4.52%) Senior Java Developer
11 14 (4.52%) Senior Software Developer
12 13 (4.19%) Junior Developer
12 13 (4.19%) Graduate
12 13 (4.19%) Junior
12 13 (4.19%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
13 12 (3.87%) Junior PHP Developer
13 12 (3.87%) Lead PHP Developer
14 11 (3.55%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (55.48%) HTML
2 166 (53.55%) CSS
3 140 (45.16%) jQuery
4 67 (21.61%) Web Services
5 46 (14.84%) Spring
6 40 (12.90%) RESTful
7 36 (11.61%) ActiveMQ
8 35 (11.29%) LAMP
9 33 (10.65%) Symfony
10 32 (10.32%) HTML5
11 31 (10.00%) .NET
12 26 (8.39%) XHTML
12 26 (8.39%) Ajax
13 23 (7.42%) JSON
13 23 (7.42%) XML
13 23 (7.42%) CSS3
14 16 (5.16%) SOAP
15 15 (4.84%) REST
16 13 (4.19%) ASP.NET
16 13 (4.19%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.23%) Computer Science
2 32 (10.32%) Mobile App
3 31 (10.00%) Digital Media
4 21 (6.77%) Open Source
5 15 (4.84%) W3C
6 12 (3.87%) Social Media
7 9 (2.90%) GIS
8 8 (2.58%) Mathematics
9 7 (2.26%) Web 2.0
10 4 (1.29%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.29%) DTV
10 4 (1.29%) IVR
10 4 (1.29%) iPhone
11 3 (0.97%) Social Network
12 2 (0.65%) Online Banking
13 1 (0.32%) Informatics
13 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.32%) Replication
13 1 (0.32%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 105 (33.87%) Linux
2 31 (10.00%) CentOS
3 25 (8.06%) Fedora
4 23 (7.42%) Ubuntu
5 17 (5.48%) Android
6 16 (5.16%) Apple iOS
7 15 (4.84%) Windows
8 13 (4.19%) UNIX
9 7 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.61%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.97%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.32%) Debian
12 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (18.39%) OO
3 46 (14.84%) Scrum
4 44 (14.19%) Unit Testing
5 41 (13.23%) Web Development
6 40 (12.90%) Software Engineering
7 39 (12.58%) OO PHP
8 36 (11.61%) E-Commerce
9 33 (10.65%) MVC
10 30 (9.68%) OOP
11 26 (8.39%) TDD
12 21 (6.77%) Mobile Application Development
13 13 (4.19%) Android Development
13 13 (4.19%) iOS Development
14 11 (3.55%) Project Management
15 9 (2.90%) UML
16 8 (2.58%) Web Application Development
17 7 (2.26%) Content Management
18 6 (1.94%) Web Design
18 6 (1.94%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (47.10%) JavaScript
2 123 (39.68%) SQL
3 102 (32.90%) Java
4 78 (25.16%) PHP5
5 40 (12.90%) Python
6 28 (9.03%) Ruby
7 23 (7.42%) C++
8 17 (5.48%) Perl
9 11 (3.55%) C#
10 9 (2.90%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.58%) C
12 5 (1.61%) Groovy
13 3 (0.97%) PHP4
14 2 (0.65%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.65%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.32%) VB6
15 1 (0.32%) ECMAScript
15 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.32%) VB
15 1 (0.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 73 (23.55%) Degree
2 4 (1.29%) ISEB
3 3 (0.97%) HND
4 1 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.29%) WCAG
1 4 (1.29%) WAI
1 4 (1.29%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.65%) Samba
3 1 (0.32%) NFS
3 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.32%) Postfix
3 1 (0.32%) XenServer
3 1 (0.32%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (2.58%) Puppet
2 5 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.65%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.32%) Nagios
4 1 (0.32%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.32%) YUM
4 1 (0.32%) logstash
Vendors
1 88 (28.39%) Zend
2 29 (9.35%) Oracle
3 26 (8.39%) Red Hat
4 8 (2.58%) VMware
5 6 (1.94%) Apple
6 5 (1.61%) SAP
6 5 (1.61%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.29%) Adobe
8 3 (0.97%) Compuware
8 3 (0.97%) HP
8 3 (0.97%) IBM
8 3 (0.97%) Empirix
8 3 (0.97%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.65%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.32%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.32%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.32%) hybris
10 1 (0.32%) Sencha
10 1 (0.32%) Splunk
10 1 (0.32%) Facebook
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