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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 28 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 114 92 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.39% 5.86% 6.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.61% 9.64% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 103 89 103
Average salary £37,500 £29,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.11% +5.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £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
904 954 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 50.64% 60.73% 56.49%
Number of salaries quoted 759 885 809
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 £53,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 August 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bristol

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 174 (65.91%) MySQL
2 141 (53.41%) HTML
3 135 (51.14%) CSS
4 127 (48.11%) JavaScript
5 116 (43.94%) jQuery
6 101 (38.26%) SQL
7 98 (37.12%) Linux
8 93 (35.23%) Java
9 83 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
10 68 (25.76%) Zend
11 62 (23.48%) PHP5
12 46 (17.42%) Degree
12 46 (17.42%) Web Services
13 41 (15.53%) OO
14 39 (14.77%) Git (software)
15 38 (14.39%) Scrum
15 38 (14.39%) WordPress
16 37 (14.02%) Python
17 36 (13.64%) Unit Testing
17 36 (13.64%) Spring
18 35 (13.26%) Drupal
19 34 (12.88%) Relational Database
20 31 (11.74%) Magento
20 31 (11.74%) LAMP
21 28 (10.61%) E-Commerce
21 28 (10.61%) RDBMS
22 27 (10.23%) OOP
22 27 (10.23%) Finance
22 27 (10.23%) Ruby
22 27 (10.23%) Software Engineering

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (14.39%) WordPress
2 35 (13.26%) Drupal
3 24 (9.09%) CMS
4 16 (6.06%) Apache
5 7 (2.65%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.27%) nginx
6 6 (2.27%) Node.js
7 3 (1.14%) IIS
8 2 (0.76%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.76%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.76%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.38%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.38%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.38%) Confluence
9 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (1.52%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) MS Project
2 1 (0.38%) MS Office
2 1 (0.38%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 31 (11.74%) Magento
2 21 (7.95%) Shopify
3 5 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.89%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.38%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.71%) SaaS
2 17 (6.44%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.76%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.76%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.38%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.06%) Internet
2 6 (2.27%) HTTP
2 6 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.89%) DNS
4 3 (1.14%) Intranet
5 2 (0.76%) LDAP
6 1 (0.38%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.38%) NAS
6 1 (0.38%) Network Security
6 1 (0.38%) IPv6
6 1 (0.38%) LAN
6 1 (0.38%) WAN
6 1 (0.38%) VPN
6 1 (0.38%) IPsec
6 1 (0.38%) Firewall
6 1 (0.38%) OSPF
6 1 (0.38%) BGP
6 1 (0.38%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (65.91%) MySQL
2 34 (12.88%) Relational Database
3 28 (10.61%) RDBMS
4 23 (8.71%) Hazelcast
5 15 (5.68%) SQL Server
6 8 (3.03%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.65%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.38%) Redis
9 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 39 (14.77%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.20%) Subversion
2 19 (7.20%) PHPUnit
3 6 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.52%) JMeter
4 4 (1.52%) Selenium
4 4 (1.52%) Hudson
5 3 (1.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.76%) WATIR
6 2 (0.76%) JIRA
6 2 (0.76%) WatiN
6 2 (0.76%) Xdebug
7 1 (0.38%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.38%) Behat
7 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.38%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.38%) Xcode
7 1 (0.38%) Maven
7 1 (0.38%) FitNesse
General
1 27 (10.23%) Finance
2 23 (8.71%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.30%) Electronics
4 10 (3.79%) Advertising
5 9 (3.41%) Marketing
6 8 (3.03%) Retail
7 7 (2.65%) Banking
8 5 (1.89%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.76%) Publishing
10 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.38%) Games
10 1 (0.38%) Legal
10 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 240 (90.91%) Developer
2 125 (47.35%) PHP Developer
3 65 (24.62%) Web Developer
4 45 (17.05%) Java Developer
5 43 (16.29%) Senior Developer
6 35 (13.26%) PHP Web Developer
7 31 (11.74%) Software Developer
8 18 (6.82%) Programmer
9 17 (6.44%) Senior Java Developer
9 17 (6.44%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 15 (5.68%) PHP Programmer
11 13 (4.92%) Junior
11 13 (4.92%) Junior PHP Developer
11 13 (4.92%) Junior Developer
11 13 (4.92%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
12 12 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
13 11 (4.17%) Lead Developer
14 9 (3.41%) Lead PHP Developer
14 9 (3.41%) Senior Software Developer
14 9 (3.41%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (53.41%) HTML
2 135 (51.14%) CSS
3 116 (43.94%) jQuery
4 46 (17.42%) Web Services
5 36 (13.64%) Spring
6 31 (11.74%) LAMP
7 27 (10.23%) RESTful
8 25 (9.47%) XHTML
8 25 (9.47%) HTML5
9 24 (9.09%) .NET
10 23 (8.71%) ActiveMQ
11 20 (7.58%) Symfony
12 19 (7.20%) XML
13 16 (6.06%) SOAP
14 15 (5.68%) REST
15 14 (5.30%) CSS3
15 14 (5.30%) JSON
16 12 (4.55%) Ajax
16 12 (4.55%) ASP.NET
17 10 (3.79%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.85%) Computer Science
2 23 (8.71%) Mobile App
3 20 (7.58%) Open Source
4 18 (6.82%) Digital Media
5 9 (3.41%) GIS
6 8 (3.03%) W3C
6 8 (3.03%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.27%) Social Media
8 5 (1.89%) Online Banking
8 5 (1.89%) Web 2.0
8 5 (1.89%) iPhone
8 5 (1.89%) DTV
9 4 (1.52%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.14%) Social Network
11 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.38%) Replication
11 1 (0.38%) Wiki
11 1 (0.38%) Informatics
11 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 98 (37.12%) Linux
2 22 (8.33%) CentOS
3 19 (7.20%) Fedora
4 18 (6.82%) Apple iOS
4 18 (6.82%) Android
5 17 (6.44%) Ubuntu
6 11 (4.17%) Windows
7 5 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.89%) UNIX
8 3 (1.14%) Windows CE
8 3 (1.14%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.38%) Debian
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (15.53%) OO
3 38 (14.39%) Scrum
4 36 (13.64%) Unit Testing
5 28 (10.61%) E-Commerce
6 27 (10.23%) OOP
6 27 (10.23%) Software Engineering
6 27 (10.23%) TDD
7 26 (9.85%) Web Development
7 26 (9.85%) MVC
8 22 (8.33%) OO PHP
9 14 (5.30%) Mobile Application Development
10 13 (4.92%) Android Development
10 13 (4.92%) iOS Development
11 9 (3.41%) UML
12 6 (2.27%) Web Design
13 5 (1.89%) Product Management
13 5 (1.89%) Programme Management
13 5 (1.89%) Digital Marketing
13 5 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 127 (48.11%) JavaScript
2 101 (38.26%) SQL
3 93 (35.23%) Java
4 62 (23.48%) PHP5
5 37 (14.02%) Python
6 27 (10.23%) Ruby
7 18 (6.82%) C++
8 13 (4.92%) Perl
9 10 (3.79%) Bash Shell
10 9 (3.41%) C#
11 8 (3.03%) C
12 5 (1.89%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.76%) Groovy
14 1 (0.38%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.38%) Scala
14 1 (0.38%) VB6
14 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.38%) PHP4
14 1 (0.38%) ECMAScript
14 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (17.42%) Degree
2 3 (1.14%) HND
3 2 (0.76%) ISEB
4 1 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.76%) WCAG
1 2 (0.76%) WAI
1 2 (0.76%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.76%) Samba
3 1 (0.38%) Varnish
3 1 (0.38%) Postfix
3 1 (0.38%) XenServer
3 1 (0.38%) NFS
3 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.03%) Puppet
2 3 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.76%) Nagios
3 2 (0.76%) Plesk
3 2 (0.76%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.76%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.38%) logstash
4 1 (0.38%) YUM
Vendors
1 68 (25.76%) Zend
2 25 (9.47%) Oracle
3 21 (7.95%) Red Hat
4 8 (3.03%) Apple
5 6 (2.27%) SAP
6 5 (1.89%) VMware
6 5 (1.89%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.76%) Adobe
7 2 (0.76%) Akamai
7 2 (0.76%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.38%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.38%) Splunk
8 1 (0.38%) Sencha
8 1 (0.38%) hybris
8 1 (0.38%) Intershop
8 1 (0.38%) Google
8 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.38%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.38%) Compuware
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evosearch Limited
Salary: £20k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent See List!
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
NCT
Salary: Up to £30,000 pa
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago