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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 22 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 168 158 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 8.62% 7.91% 9.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.45% 14.77% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 153 148 133
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
1163 1070 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 59.70% 53.55% 67.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 892 1064
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bristol

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 224 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 217 (67.39%) HTML
3 203 (63.04%) CSS
4 141 (43.79%) Linux
5 136 (42.24%) Agile Software Development
6 126 (39.13%) MySQL
7 98 (30.43%) jQuery
8 97 (30.12%) HTML5
9 93 (28.88%) Git (software)
10 83 (25.78%) Node.js
11 77 (23.91%) Java
12 71 (22.05%) OO
13 70 (21.74%) CSS3
14 68 (21.12%) TDD
15 66 (20.50%) LAMP
16 63 (19.57%) Degree
17 62 (19.25%) RESTful
18 61 (18.94%) Ruby
19 59 (18.32%) Ajax
19 59 (18.32%) AngularJS
20 56 (17.39%) Backbone.js
21 53 (16.46%) Puppet
22 52 (16.15%) Apache
23 51 (15.84%) Drupal
24 48 (14.91%) Subversion
24 48 (14.91%) OO PHP
25 47 (14.60%) KnockoutJS
26 46 (14.29%) Bash Shell
26 46 (14.29%) Python
27 43 (13.35%) REST

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 83 (25.78%) Node.js
2 52 (16.15%) Apache
3 51 (15.84%) Drupal
4 42 (13.04%) nginx
5 38 (11.80%) WordPress
6 17 (5.28%) Tomcat
7 15 (4.66%) WebLogic
8 14 (4.35%) CMS
9 9 (2.80%) JBoss
9 9 (2.80%) IIS
9 9 (2.80%) WebSphere
10 8 (2.48%) Apache Solr
11 7 (2.17%) MediaWiki
11 7 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (2.17%) Confluence
12 5 (1.55%) Joomla!
12 5 (1.55%) concrete5
13 4 (1.24%) ExpressionEngine
13 4 (1.24%) Umbraco
13 4 (1.24%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 12 (3.73%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.55%) Fireworks
2 5 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (1.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.62%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.62%) SPSS
4 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (4.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.35%) PaaS
3 11 (3.42%) SaaS
4 9 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.55%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (1.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (11.49%) HTTP
2 24 (7.45%) Firewall
3 18 (5.59%) WAN
3 18 (5.59%) LAN
4 17 (5.28%) Internet
5 9 (2.80%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.80%) VPN
6 7 (2.17%) EIGRP
6 7 (2.17%) IPv6
6 7 (2.17%) OSPF
6 7 (2.17%) BGP
6 7 (2.17%) LDAP
6 7 (2.17%) IPsec
6 7 (2.17%) Network Security
7 4 (1.24%) VLAN
8 2 (0.62%) SNMP
8 2 (0.62%) DNS
9 1 (0.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (39.13%) MySQL
2 27 (8.39%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (6.52%) NoSQL
4 19 (5.90%) Relational Database
4 19 (5.90%) Hadoop
4 19 (5.90%) MongoDB
5 10 (3.11%) MariaDB
6 9 (2.80%) Redis
7 8 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (2.48%) Neo4j
7 8 (2.48%) SQL Server
8 6 (1.86%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.86%) SQLite
9 5 (1.55%) MS Access
9 5 (1.55%) Hazelcast
10 4 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.93%) Big Data
12 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 93 (28.88%) Git (software)
2 48 (14.91%) Subversion
3 32 (9.94%) Jenkins
4 17 (5.28%) Hudson
5 15 (4.66%) PHPUnit
6 11 (3.42%) Oracle Forms
6 11 (3.42%) JIRA
7 6 (1.86%) Mercurial
7 6 (1.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 6 (1.86%) Xcode
8 5 (1.55%) Dreamweaver
8 5 (1.55%) Maven
9 3 (0.93%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (11.49%) Marketing
2 28 (8.70%) Finance
3 20 (6.21%) Telecoms
4 19 (5.90%) Electronics
5 17 (5.28%) Advertising
6 15 (4.66%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.48%) Games
8 6 (1.86%) Multimedia
9 5 (1.55%) Legal
10 3 (0.93%) Banking
10 3 (0.93%) Retail
10 3 (0.93%) Publishing
10 3 (0.93%) Back Office
11 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 256 (79.50%) Developer
2 114 (35.40%) PHP Developer
3 58 (18.01%) Web Developer
4 49 (15.22%) Senior Developer
5 29 (9.01%) Senior PHP Developer
6 28 (8.70%) Lead Developer
7 26 (8.07%) DevOps Engineer
7 26 (8.07%) JavaScript Developer
8 24 (7.45%) Front-End Developer
9 21 (6.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 19 (5.90%) PHP Web Developer
11 16 (4.97%) Software Developer
12 15 (4.66%) Java Developer
13 14 (4.35%) Architect
14 11 (3.42%) Junior
14 11 (3.42%) Lead PHP Developer
15 10 (3.11%) Drupal Developer
15 10 (3.11%) iOS Developer
15 10 (3.11%) Junior Developer
15 10 (3.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (67.39%) HTML
2 203 (63.04%) CSS
3 98 (30.43%) jQuery
4 97 (30.12%) HTML5
5 70 (21.74%) CSS3
6 66 (20.50%) LAMP
7 62 (19.25%) RESTful
8 59 (18.32%) Ajax
8 59 (18.32%) AngularJS
9 56 (17.39%) Backbone.js
10 47 (14.60%) KnockoutJS
11 43 (13.35%) REST
12 36 (11.18%) Web Services
13 35 (10.87%) XML
14 31 (9.63%) SOAP
15 30 (9.32%) Symfony
15 30 (9.32%) Laravel
16 24 (7.45%) Spring
17 23 (7.14%) React
18 21 (6.52%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.04%) User Experience
2 32 (9.94%) Mobile App
3 17 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.35%) Open Source
5 13 (4.04%) DTV
6 12 (3.73%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.48%) Xbox
8 7 (2.17%) Wiki
8 7 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.17%) iPhone
8 7 (2.17%) Social Media
8 7 (2.17%) iPad
9 6 (1.86%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.86%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.86%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (1.55%) Graphic Design
11 4 (1.24%) Semantic Web
11 4 (1.24%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.24%) GIS
12 3 (0.93%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 141 (43.79%) Linux
2 32 (9.94%) Windows
3 27 (8.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 27 (8.39%) Apple iOS
4 26 (8.07%) CentOS
5 25 (7.76%) Ubuntu
6 21 (6.52%) Android
7 16 (4.97%) Debian
8 11 (3.42%) UNIX
9 10 (3.11%) Fedora
10 8 (2.48%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (1.55%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.31%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (42.24%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (22.05%) OO
3 68 (21.12%) TDD
4 48 (14.91%) OO PHP
5 40 (12.42%) Software Engineering
6 36 (11.18%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (10.56%) MVC
8 32 (9.94%) Configuration Management
9 31 (9.63%) DevOps
9 31 (9.63%) Scrum
10 27 (8.39%) OOP
11 25 (7.76%) Responsive Web Design
12 22 (6.83%) iOS Development
13 21 (6.52%) Web Development
13 21 (6.52%) Mentoring
14 20 (6.21%) Unit Testing
14 20 (6.21%) E-Commerce
15 19 (5.90%) Web Design
16 17 (5.28%) Mobile Application Development
17 16 (4.97%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 224 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 77 (23.91%) Java
3 61 (18.94%) Ruby
4 46 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 46 (14.29%) Python
5 41 (12.73%) Perl
6 33 (10.25%) SQL
7 26 (8.07%) PHP5
8 15 (4.66%) PowerShell
9 13 (4.04%) Objective-C
10 10 (3.11%) Shell Script
11 9 (2.80%) VBA
12 5 (1.55%) Pascal
12 5 (1.55%) Delphi
13 4 (1.24%) Groovy
13 4 (1.24%) C#
14 3 (0.93%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (0.93%) Clojure
15 2 (0.62%) Go
15 2 (0.62%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 63 (19.57%) Degree
2 12 (3.73%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (3.11%) CCNA
4 4 (1.24%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.24%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.62%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.48%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) SLA
3 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (4.04%) Samba
2 12 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.80%) iptables
4 7 (2.17%) Postfix
4 7 (2.17%) XenServer
5 6 (1.86%) KVM
5 6 (1.86%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.62%) Docker
6 2 (0.62%) Varnish
7 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 53 (16.46%) Puppet
2 41 (12.73%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (5.28%) Vagrant
3 17 (5.28%) Salt
4 13 (4.04%) Nagios
4 13 (4.04%) Ansible
5 11 (3.42%) Zenoss
6 9 (2.80%) ZABBIX
7 6 (1.86%) Graphite
8 2 (0.62%) Icinga
8 2 (0.62%) Munin
8 2 (0.62%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 32 (9.94%) Red Hat
2 24 (7.45%) Zend
3 22 (6.83%) Oracle
4 13 (4.04%) SAP
5 12 (3.73%) VMware
6 10 (3.11%) Cisco
6 10 (3.11%) Adobe
7 9 (2.80%) Google
7 9 (2.80%) Sencha
8 7 (2.17%) Citrix
9 6 (1.86%) Netbiscuits
9 6 (1.86%) Kony
9 6 (1.86%) Appcelerator
9 6 (1.86%) Volantis
9 6 (1.86%) Apple
10 5 (1.55%) IBM
10 5 (1.55%) Compuware
10 5 (1.55%) Business Objects
10 5 (1.55%) BancTec
10 5 (1.55%) WorldPay
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