The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 43 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 83 168 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.28% 8.57% 7.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.39% 13.26% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 82 152 130
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £25,100 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £48,900 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
884 1267 1035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.27% 64.61% 52.43%
Number of salaries quoted 815 1128 846
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bristol

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for PHP.

1 146 (72.28%) JavaScript
2 138 (68.32%) HTML
3 133 (65.84%) CSS
4 86 (42.57%) MySQL
5 82 (40.59%) Web Development
6 76 (37.62%) jQuery
7 65 (32.18%) Telecoms
8 55 (27.23%) HTML5
9 54 (26.73%) Linux
9 54 (26.73%) OO
10 52 (25.74%) Digital Media
11 51 (25.25%) Java
12 48 (23.76%) E-Commerce
13 47 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
14 46 (22.77%) LAMP
15 42 (20.79%) CSS3
16 38 (18.81%) MVC
16 38 (18.81%) Git (software)
17 35 (17.33%) OO PHP
18 31 (15.35%) Drupal
19 30 (14.85%) XML
20 28 (13.86%) Apache
20 28 (13.86%) Finance
21 26 (12.87%) Symfony
22 25 (12.38%) CMS
22 25 (12.38%) AngularJS
23 24 (11.88%) TDD
24 23 (11.39%) WordPress
25 22 (10.89%) .NET
25 22 (10.89%) Grunt

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (15.35%) Drupal
2 28 (13.86%) Apache
3 25 (12.38%) CMS
4 23 (11.39%) WordPress
5 12 (5.94%) Joomla!
6 11 (5.45%) Alfresco
7 8 (3.96%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.98%) JBoss
9 4 (1.98%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.98%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.49%) concrete5
10 3 (1.49%) nginx
10 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.99%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.99%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.99%) IIS
11 2 (0.99%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (3.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.98%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (4.95%) Magento
2 5 (2.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.98%) GitHub
4 3 (1.49%) Trello
5 2 (0.99%) PaaS
6 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.46%) Internet
2 4 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.99%) Firewall
4 1 (0.50%) HTTP
4 1 (0.50%) IPsec
4 1 (0.50%) LDAP
4 1 (0.50%) SSL
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.50%) VLAN
4 1 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (42.57%) MySQL
2 17 (8.42%) SQL Server
3 15 (7.43%) MongoDB
4 10 (4.95%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.48%) MS Access
6 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.49%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.49%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.99%) Big Data
8 2 (0.99%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.99%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.99%) Redis
8 2 (0.99%) Riak
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (18.81%) Git (software)
2 22 (10.89%) Grunt
3 17 (8.42%) Jenkins
4 13 (6.44%) Bower
4 13 (6.44%) Subversion
5 11 (5.45%) Maven
6 9 (4.46%) Ant
6 9 (4.46%) Apache Ivy
6 9 (4.46%) JIRA
7 8 (3.96%) PHPUnit
8 6 (2.97%) Selenium
8 6 (2.97%) Vagrant
9 5 (2.48%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.48%) gulp
9 5 (2.48%) JUnit
9 5 (2.48%) Mercurial
9 5 (2.48%) Mockito
9 5 (2.48%) PhantomJS
10 4 (1.98%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 65 (32.18%) Telecoms
2 28 (13.86%) Finance
3 13 (6.44%) Advertising
3 13 (6.44%) Banking
4 12 (5.94%) Marketing
5 5 (2.48%) Electronics
5 5 (2.48%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.48%) Retail
6 3 (1.49%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Automotive
7 1 (0.50%) Back Office
7 1 (0.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 172 (85.15%) Developer
2 120 (59.41%) PHP Developer
3 47 (23.27%) Web Developer
4 34 (16.83%) PHP Web Developer
5 31 (15.35%) Senior Developer
6 27 (13.37%) JavaScript Developer
7 18 (8.91%) Senior PHP Developer
8 12 (5.94%) MySQL Developer
8 12 (5.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 11 (5.45%) Java Developer
9 11 (5.45%) WordPress Developer
10 10 (4.95%) HTML CSS Developer
10 10 (4.95%) HTML Developer
11 7 (3.47%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (2.48%) Analyst
12 5 (2.48%) Full Stack Developer
13 4 (1.98%) Cloud Engineer
13 4 (1.98%) Junior
13 4 (1.98%) Platform Engineer
13 4 (1.98%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (68.32%) HTML
2 133 (65.84%) CSS
3 76 (37.62%) jQuery
4 55 (27.23%) HTML5
5 46 (22.77%) LAMP
6 42 (20.79%) CSS3
7 30 (14.85%) XML
8 26 (12.87%) Symfony
9 25 (12.38%) AngularJS
10 22 (10.89%) .NET
10 22 (10.89%) Backbone.js
10 22 (10.89%) Laravel
11 21 (10.40%) SOAP
11 21 (10.40%) Web Services
12 19 (9.41%) React
13 18 (8.91%) Ember.js
13 18 (8.91%) LESS
14 14 (6.93%) Hibernate
14 14 (6.93%) Node.js
14 14 (6.93%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 52 (25.74%) Digital Media
2 17 (8.42%) Mobile App
3 16 (7.92%) User Experience
4 15 (7.43%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.97%) RIA
6 5 (2.48%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.98%) SCADA
8 3 (1.49%) iPad
9 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.50%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 54 (26.73%) Linux
2 12 (5.94%) Android
2 12 (5.94%) Apple iOS
3 9 (4.46%) Windows
4 8 (3.96%) Mac OS X
5 7 (3.47%) Unix
6 4 (1.98%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.50%) Debian
7 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (40.59%) Web Development
2 54 (26.73%) OO
3 48 (23.76%) E-Commerce
4 47 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (18.81%) MVC
6 35 (17.33%) OO PHP
7 24 (11.88%) TDD
8 21 (10.40%) Front End Development
9 20 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (8.42%) Software Engineering
11 16 (7.92%) Open Source
12 14 (6.93%) Mobile Development
12 14 (6.93%) SEO
13 13 (6.44%) OOP
14 12 (5.94%) Android Development
14 12 (5.94%) High Availability
14 12 (5.94%) SDLC
15 11 (5.45%) iOS Development
15 11 (5.45%) UML
16 9 (4.46%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 146 (72.28%) JavaScript
2 51 (25.25%) Java
3 21 (10.40%) SQL
4 14 (6.93%) Python
5 8 (3.96%) Perl
5 8 (3.96%) Ruby
6 7 (3.47%) C#
6 7 (3.47%) VBA
7 5 (2.48%) Clojure
7 5 (2.48%) Objective-C
8 4 (1.98%) Go
9 3 (1.49%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.49%) VB
10 2 (0.99%) Delphi
10 2 (0.99%) Pascal
10 2 (0.99%) PHP 5
10 2 (0.99%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.50%) C++
11 1 (0.50%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (9.41%) SC Cleared
1 19 (9.41%) Security Cleared
2 15 (7.43%) Degree
3 4 (1.98%) CREST Certified
4 3 (1.49%) CCNP
4 3 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.49%) CISSP
4 3 (1.49%) CLAS
4 3 (1.49%) GIAC
4 3 (1.49%) GPEN
4 3 (1.49%) OSCE
4 3 (1.49%) OSCP
4 3 (1.49%) OSWP
4 3 (1.49%) SANS
4 3 (1.49%) Tigerscheme
5 1 (0.50%) APMP
5 1 (0.50%) ISEB
5 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.50%) MCSD
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.96%) Docker
2 5 (2.48%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.99%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (5.94%) Puppet
2 8 (3.96%) Ansible
3 7 (3.47%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.99%) Kibana
4 2 (0.99%) logstash
4 2 (0.99%) Nagios
4 2 (0.99%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (9.90%) Zend
2 18 (8.91%) Adobe
3 17 (8.42%) Oracle
4 9 (4.46%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.48%) SAP
6 2 (0.99%) IBM
7 1 (0.50%) HP
7 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.50%) Veeam
7 1 (0.50%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + flextime, bonus, pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol (central)
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 70000 - 75000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 3 days ago