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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 23 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 149 161 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.76% 9.06% 11.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.12% 15.99% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 135 137 173
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £66,900 £43,500 £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
1055 1007 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 54.98% 56.64% 67.63%
Number of salaries quoted 943 890 1084
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 March 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bristol

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 188 (62.88%) HTML
2 185 (61.87%) JavaScript
3 171 (57.19%) CSS
4 135 (45.15%) Linux
5 124 (41.47%) MySQL
6 85 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (27.09%) Git (software)
8 80 (26.76%) jQuery
9 72 (24.08%) LAMP
10 70 (23.41%) HTML5
11 67 (22.41%) Ruby
12 61 (20.40%) Java
13 56 (18.73%) OO
14 55 (18.39%) Apache
15 54 (18.06%) Puppet
16 52 (17.39%) Python
16 52 (17.39%) Drupal
17 51 (17.06%) Node.js
18 50 (16.72%) Subversion
19 46 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
20 45 (15.05%) Windows
21 44 (14.72%) CSS3
22 43 (14.38%) Bash Shell
22 43 (14.38%) Perl
22 43 (14.38%) Degree
23 41 (13.71%) nginx
24 38 (12.71%) Symfony
24 38 (12.71%) OO PHP
24 38 (12.71%) AngularJS
25 37 (12.37%) Backbone.js

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 55 (18.39%) Apache
2 52 (17.39%) Drupal
3 51 (17.06%) Node.js
4 41 (13.71%) nginx
5 37 (12.37%) WordPress
6 24 (8.03%) CMS
7 19 (6.35%) Umbraco
8 13 (4.35%) ExpressionEngine
9 12 (4.01%) Apache Solr
10 11 (3.68%) WebLogic
10 11 (3.68%) Tomcat
11 8 (2.68%) IIS
12 7 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (2.01%) Confluence
13 6 (2.01%) MediaWiki
14 5 (1.67%) concrete5
14 5 (1.67%) JBoss
14 5 (1.67%) WebSphere
14 5 (1.67%) Joomla!
15 2 (0.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (5.02%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.01%) Fireworks
2 6 (2.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.67%) SPSS
5 1 (0.33%) GIMP
5 1 (0.33%) MS Office
5 1 (0.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.68%) PaaS
2 13 (4.35%) SaaS
3 12 (4.01%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.67%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.34%) GitHub
6 4 (1.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.33%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.70%) Firewall
2 20 (6.69%) LAN
2 20 (6.69%) WAN
3 16 (5.35%) HTTP
3 16 (5.35%) Internet
4 13 (4.35%) VPN
5 10 (3.34%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.01%) OSPF
6 6 (2.01%) BGP
6 6 (2.01%) EIGRP
6 6 (2.01%) IPsec
6 6 (2.01%) LDAP
6 6 (2.01%) IPv6
6 6 (2.01%) Network Security
7 3 (1.00%) DNS
8 2 (0.67%) VoIP
9 1 (0.33%) FTP
9 1 (0.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (41.47%) MySQL
2 26 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (8.36%) NoSQL
4 24 (8.03%) Hadoop
5 21 (7.02%) MongoDB
6 15 (5.02%) MariaDB
6 15 (5.02%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.68%) Redis
7 8 (2.68%) Neo4j
7 8 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.34%) MS Access
9 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.01%) SQL Server
10 4 (1.34%) Hazelcast
10 4 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.00%) Big Data
11 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 81 (27.09%) Git (software)
2 50 (16.72%) Subversion
3 29 (9.70%) Jenkins
4 19 (6.35%) Hudson
5 14 (4.68%) Visual Studio
6 11 (3.68%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (3.01%) JIRA
8 8 (2.68%) PHPUnit
8 8 (2.68%) Mercurial
9 5 (1.67%) Maven
9 5 (1.67%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.33%) JMeter
11 1 (0.33%) Selenium
11 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.33%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.33%) Selenium IDE
General
1 29 (9.70%) Marketing
2 27 (9.03%) Finance
3 14 (4.68%) Electronics
4 11 (3.68%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.34%) Manufacturing
6 9 (3.01%) Advertising
7 8 (2.68%) Legal
8 5 (1.67%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.67%) Games
10 1 (0.33%) Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Retail
10 1 (0.33%) Publishing
10 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 224 (74.92%) Developer
2 107 (35.79%) PHP Developer
3 66 (22.07%) Web Developer
4 39 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 31 (10.37%) Front-End Developer
6 27 (9.03%) PHP Web Developer
7 26 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
8 21 (7.02%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 21 (7.02%) Senior PHP Developer
9 20 (6.69%) Software Developer
10 12 (4.01%) Analyst
10 12 (4.01%) Lead Developer
11 11 (3.68%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 10 (3.34%) Java Developer
12 10 (3.34%) JavaScript Developer
13 9 (3.01%) Front-End Web Developer
13 9 (3.01%) Architect
13 9 (3.01%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 8 (2.68%) Designer
14 8 (2.68%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (62.88%) HTML
2 171 (57.19%) CSS
3 80 (26.76%) jQuery
4 72 (24.08%) LAMP
5 70 (23.41%) HTML5
6 44 (14.72%) CSS3
7 38 (12.71%) AngularJS
7 38 (12.71%) Symfony
8 37 (12.37%) Backbone.js
9 33 (11.04%) RESTful
9 33 (11.04%) Ajax
10 28 (9.36%) KnockoutJS
10 28 (9.36%) REST
11 27 (9.03%) XML
12 23 (7.69%) .NET
13 22 (7.36%) Web Services
13 22 (7.36%) Sass
14 19 (6.35%) Spring
15 18 (6.02%) Laravel
16 17 (5.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.70%) User Experience
2 25 (8.36%) Open Source
3 21 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (6.35%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.68%) DTV
6 7 (2.34%) Derivative
6 7 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.01%) Semantic Web
7 6 (2.01%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.01%) Wiki
8 5 (1.67%) Graphic Design
8 5 (1.67%) Mobile Computing
9 4 (1.34%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.00%) Social Media
10 3 (1.00%) New Media
10 3 (1.00%) RIA
11 2 (0.67%) iPhone
11 2 (0.67%) Replication
11 2 (0.67%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 135 (45.15%) Linux
2 45 (15.05%) Windows
3 33 (11.04%) Ubuntu
4 30 (10.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (9.03%) CentOS
6 21 (7.02%) Debian
7 13 (4.35%) Fedora
7 13 (4.35%) Mac OS X
7 13 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
8 11 (3.68%) Apple iOS
8 11 (3.68%) Android
8 11 (3.68%) UNIX
9 6 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.33%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (18.73%) OO
3 38 (12.71%) OO PHP
4 35 (11.71%) OOP
4 35 (11.71%) MVC
5 34 (11.37%) DevOps
6 30 (10.03%) TDD
7 26 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 26 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 25 (8.36%) Configuration Management
8 25 (8.36%) Responsive Web Design
9 24 (8.03%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (7.69%) Scrum
11 22 (7.36%) Web Design
12 20 (6.69%) Web Development
13 13 (4.35%) ITIL
14 12 (4.01%) SOA
14 12 (4.01%) Service Delivery
14 12 (4.01%) Time Management
14 12 (4.01%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 185 (61.87%) JavaScript
2 67 (22.41%) Ruby
3 61 (20.40%) Java
4 52 (17.39%) Python
5 43 (14.38%) Perl
5 43 (14.38%) Bash Shell
6 32 (10.70%) SQL
6 32 (10.70%) PHP5
7 18 (6.02%) C#
8 14 (4.68%) Shell Script
9 13 (4.35%) PowerShell
10 10 (3.34%) VBA
11 5 (1.67%) Pascal
11 5 (1.67%) Delphi
12 4 (1.34%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.34%) Groovy
13 3 (1.00%) VB
13 3 (1.00%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.00%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (0.67%) Golang
Qualifications
1 43 (14.38%) Degree
2 13 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (4.01%) CCNA
4 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.68%) QA
2 3 (1.00%) SLA
3 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (4.01%) Samba
1 12 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.34%) Varnish
3 6 (2.01%) KVM
3 6 (2.01%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.01%) iptables
3 6 (2.01%) Postfix
3 6 (2.01%) XenServer
4 2 (0.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 54 (18.06%) Puppet
2 46 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (6.69%) Ansible
4 19 (6.35%) Salt
5 16 (5.35%) Vagrant
6 14 (4.68%) Nagios
6 14 (4.68%) Zenoss
7 13 (4.35%) ZABBIX
8 7 (2.34%) Munin
8 7 (2.34%) HAProxy
8 7 (2.34%) Icinga
9 6 (2.01%) Graphite
10 2 (0.67%) Plesk
11 1 (0.33%) Webmin
Vendors
1 33 (11.04%) Red Hat
2 20 (6.69%) Oracle
3 13 (4.35%) Zend
4 12 (4.01%) VMware
5 8 (2.68%) SAP
6 7 (2.34%) Cisco
6 7 (2.34%) Percona
7 6 (2.01%) Adobe
7 6 (2.01%) Citrix
8 5 (1.67%) BancTec
8 5 (1.67%) Compuware
8 5 (1.67%) Business Objects
8 5 (1.67%) IBM
9 3 (1.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.00%) Sencha
10 2 (0.67%) Apple
11 1 (0.33%) Akamai
11 1 (0.33%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.33%) New Relic
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Training and career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000.0000 - £38000.0000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits excellent ebefits & career progres
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, MacBook Pro
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago