The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 37 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 139 136 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.47% 7.44% 7.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.29% 14.73% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 125 120 115
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1231 923 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 66.18% 50.49% 62.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1098 764 935
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 £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 28 July 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bristol

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

1 227 (72.29%) JavaScript
2 211 (67.20%) HTML
3 199 (63.38%) CSS
4 137 (43.63%) Linux
5 131 (41.72%) Agile Software Development
6 125 (39.81%) MySQL
7 104 (33.12%) jQuery
8 88 (28.03%) HTML5
9 86 (27.39%) Git (software)
10 84 (26.75%) LAMP
11 81 (25.80%) Node.js
12 77 (24.52%) Java
13 76 (24.20%) Degree
14 73 (23.25%) TDD
15 69 (21.97%) CSS3
16 67 (21.34%) Ajax
17 64 (20.38%) RESTful
18 57 (18.15%) AngularJS
19 55 (17.52%) Puppet
20 53 (16.88%) Software Engineering
21 51 (16.24%) OO
22 49 (15.61%) Apache
22 49 (15.61%) Backbone.js
23 47 (14.97%) KnockoutJS
24 44 (14.01%) SQL
24 44 (14.01%) Subversion
25 42 (13.38%) Marketing
25 42 (13.38%) Perl
25 42 (13.38%) Python
26 41 (13.06%) HTTP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 81 (25.80%) Node.js
2 49 (15.61%) Apache
3 34 (10.83%) nginx
4 30 (9.55%) Drupal
5 25 (7.96%) WordPress
5 25 (7.96%) WebLogic
6 16 (5.10%) Tomcat
7 15 (4.78%) CMS
8 10 (3.18%) WebSphere
8 10 (3.18%) JBoss
8 10 (3.18%) IIS
8 10 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (2.55%) ColdFusion
9 8 (2.55%) MediaWiki
9 8 (2.55%) Confluence
10 5 (1.59%) Apache Solr
10 5 (1.59%) concrete5
10 5 (1.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (1.59%) ArcGIS
10 5 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (3.18%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.96%) Fireworks
3 3 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.64%) SPSS
5 1 (0.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (3.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.32%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.69%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.10%) PaaS
3 7 (2.23%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.23%) SaaS
4 4 (1.27%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 41 (13.06%) HTTP
2 29 (9.24%) Firewall
3 17 (5.41%) TCP/IP
4 15 (4.78%) Internet
5 14 (4.46%) LAN
5 14 (4.46%) WAN
6 11 (3.50%) LDAP
7 10 (3.18%) VPN
8 8 (2.55%) Network Security
8 8 (2.55%) IPv6
8 8 (2.55%) EIGRP
8 8 (2.55%) OSPF
8 8 (2.55%) BGP
8 8 (2.55%) IPsec
9 4 (1.27%) VLAN
10 2 (0.64%) DNS
10 2 (0.64%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (39.81%) MySQL
2 16 (5.10%) Relational Database
3 15 (4.78%) Oracle Database
3 15 (4.78%) Hadoop
4 14 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (3.82%) SQL Server
6 11 (3.50%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.23%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.91%) SQLite
8 6 (1.91%) Hazelcast
9 5 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.59%) MS Access
10 4 (1.27%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.96%) Redis
11 3 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.32%) Big Data
13 1 (0.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 86 (27.39%) Git (software)
2 44 (14.01%) Subversion
3 28 (8.92%) Jenkins
4 20 (6.37%) Oracle Forms
5 14 (4.46%) Hudson
6 10 (3.18%) PHPUnit
7 9 (2.87%) JIRA
8 7 (2.23%) Mercurial
9 6 (1.91%) Xcode
9 6 (1.91%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 5 (1.59%) gulp
10 5 (1.59%) Maven
11 3 (0.96%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.96%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (13.38%) Marketing
2 30 (9.55%) Telecoms
3 27 (8.60%) Electronics
4 26 (8.28%) Finance
5 17 (5.41%) Advertising
6 15 (4.78%) Games
7 12 (3.82%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.96%) Back Office
8 3 (0.96%) Publishing
8 3 (0.96%) Banking
8 3 (0.96%) Retail
9 2 (0.64%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 246 (78.34%) Developer
2 116 (36.94%) PHP Developer
3 56 (17.83%) Web Developer
4 49 (15.61%) Senior Developer
5 35 (11.15%) JavaScript Developer
6 30 (9.55%) Senior PHP Developer
7 25 (7.96%) Junior
7 25 (7.96%) Lead Developer
8 24 (7.64%) Junior Developer
9 20 (6.37%) DevOps Engineer
10 18 (5.73%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 16 (5.10%) Junior PHP Developer
12 15 (4.78%) Senior Manager
12 15 (4.78%) Operations Manager
13 14 (4.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 13 (4.14%) Front-End Developer
15 12 (3.82%) Architect
16 11 (3.50%) PHP Web Developer
17 10 (3.18%) iOS Developer
18 9 (2.87%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (67.20%) HTML
2 199 (63.38%) CSS
3 104 (33.12%) jQuery
4 88 (28.03%) HTML5
5 84 (26.75%) LAMP
6 69 (21.97%) CSS3
7 67 (21.34%) Ajax
8 64 (20.38%) RESTful
9 57 (18.15%) AngularJS
10 49 (15.61%) Backbone.js
11 47 (14.97%) KnockoutJS
12 40 (12.74%) Web Services
13 33 (10.51%) React
14 31 (9.87%) REST
15 30 (9.55%) SOAP
16 28 (8.92%) XML
17 27 (8.60%) Laravel
18 25 (7.96%) Symfony
19 24 (7.64%) .NET
20 15 (4.78%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.46%) User Experience
2 33 (10.51%) Mobile App
3 21 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 16 (5.10%) Computer Science
6 15 (4.78%) Xbox
6 15 (4.78%) Management Information System
7 12 (3.82%) DTV
8 9 (2.87%) Digital Media
9 8 (2.55%) Wiki
9 8 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.23%) Data Structures
10 7 (2.23%) iPad
10 7 (2.23%) iPhone
11 6 (1.91%) 3D Graphics
11 6 (1.91%) Social Media
12 5 (1.59%) GIS
12 5 (1.59%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.96%) Graphic Design
13 3 (0.96%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 137 (43.63%) Linux
2 30 (9.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (9.24%) Windows
4 27 (8.60%) Apple iOS
5 23 (7.32%) CentOS
6 21 (6.69%) Android
6 21 (6.69%) Ubuntu
7 15 (4.78%) Oracle Linux
7 15 (4.78%) Debian
8 12 (3.82%) UNIX
9 8 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.91%) Fedora
10 6 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.32%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (41.72%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (23.25%) TDD
3 53 (16.88%) Software Engineering
4 51 (16.24%) OO
5 35 (11.15%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (10.51%) MVC
7 32 (10.19%) OO PHP
8 29 (9.24%) DevOps
9 28 (8.92%) Configuration Management
10 26 (8.28%) Responsive Web Design
11 25 (7.96%) OOP
12 24 (7.64%) Unit Testing
13 23 (7.32%) E-Commerce
14 22 (7.01%) iOS Development
15 21 (6.69%) Project Planning
15 21 (6.69%) Web Development
15 21 (6.69%) Scrum
16 18 (5.73%) Web Design
16 18 (5.73%) Web Application Development
17 16 (5.10%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 227 (72.29%) JavaScript
2 77 (24.52%) Java
3 44 (14.01%) SQL
4 42 (13.38%) Perl
4 42 (13.38%) Python
5 36 (11.46%) Ruby
6 33 (10.51%) Bash Shell
7 23 (7.32%) Objective-C
8 22 (7.01%) PHP5
9 16 (5.10%) Shell Script
10 11 (3.50%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.87%) C#
12 7 (2.23%) VBA
13 5 (1.59%) Pascal
13 5 (1.59%) Delphi
14 3 (0.96%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (0.96%) Groovy
15 2 (0.64%) XPath
15 2 (0.64%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.64%) Go
Qualifications
1 76 (24.20%) Degree
2 8 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (1.91%) CCNA
4 5 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.59%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.64%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.23%) QA
2 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.64%) SLA
2 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (4.78%) KVM
2 14 (4.46%) Samba
3 13 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (3.18%) iptables
5 9 (2.87%) Active Directory
6 8 (2.55%) Postfix
6 8 (2.55%) XenServer
7 2 (0.64%) Docker
7 2 (0.64%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 55 (17.52%) Puppet
2 23 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (4.78%) Graphite
4 13 (4.14%) Salt
5 11 (3.50%) Ansible
6 9 (2.87%) Vagrant
7 8 (2.55%) Nagios
7 8 (2.55%) ZABBIX
8 6 (1.91%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 35 (11.15%) Red Hat
2 30 (9.55%) Oracle
3 25 (7.96%) Zend
4 19 (6.05%) Cisco
5 13 (4.14%) VMware
6 12 (3.82%) SAP
6 12 (3.82%) Adobe
7 11 (3.50%) Google
8 8 (2.55%) Citrix
8 8 (2.55%) Sencha
9 6 (1.91%) Volantis
9 6 (1.91%) Apple
9 6 (1.91%) Netbiscuits
9 6 (1.91%) Kony
9 6 (1.91%) Appcelerator
10 5 (1.59%) WorldPay
10 5 (1.59%) Compuware
10 5 (1.59%) IBM
10 5 (1.59%) Mapinfo
10 5 (1.59%) ESRI
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £41000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Amazing Bonus Scheme and Healthcar
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ neg for right person ££ bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago