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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 23 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 153 151 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 8.02% 8.85% 10.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.88% 14.92% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 138 119 173
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £27,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £49,500
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
1028 1012 1106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 53.88% 59.29% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 921 902 1013
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 February 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bristol

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 166 (60.81%) JavaScript
2 165 (60.44%) HTML
3 150 (54.95%) CSS
4 125 (45.79%) Linux
5 124 (45.42%) MySQL
6 72 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (25.64%) jQuery
7 70 (25.64%) Git (software)
8 69 (25.27%) LAMP
9 68 (24.91%) Ruby
10 58 (21.25%) HTML5
11 57 (20.88%) Java
12 55 (20.15%) Apache
13 52 (19.05%) OO
13 52 (19.05%) Drupal
14 51 (18.68%) Puppet
15 49 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
16 48 (17.58%) Python
17 47 (17.22%) Windows
18 44 (16.12%) Bash Shell
19 39 (14.29%) nginx
19 39 (14.29%) Perl
20 38 (13.92%) Subversion
20 38 (13.92%) Node.js
21 37 (13.55%) Symfony
22 36 (13.19%) DevOps
23 35 (12.82%) CSS3
23 35 (12.82%) Degree
24 34 (12.45%) OO PHP
25 33 (12.09%) WordPress

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (20.15%) Apache
2 52 (19.05%) Drupal
3 39 (14.29%) nginx
4 38 (13.92%) Node.js
5 33 (12.09%) WordPress
6 25 (9.16%) CMS
7 21 (7.69%) Umbraco
8 14 (5.13%) ExpressionEngine
9 12 (4.40%) Apache Solr
10 11 (4.03%) Tomcat
11 8 (2.93%) IIS
12 7 (2.56%) WebLogic
12 7 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (2.20%) Confluence
13 6 (2.20%) MediaWiki
14 3 (1.10%) concrete5
14 3 (1.10%) ColdFusion
14 3 (1.10%) WebSphere
14 3 (1.10%) Joomla!
14 3 (1.10%) JBoss
Applications
1 15 (5.49%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.20%) Fireworks
2 6 (2.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.73%) SPSS
5 1 (0.37%) GIMP
5 1 (0.37%) MS Office
5 1 (0.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (2.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.83%) Magento
3 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.49%) SaaS
2 12 (4.40%) PaaS
2 12 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (2.93%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.47%) GitHub
6 1 (0.37%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.79%) Firewall
2 20 (7.33%) LAN
2 20 (7.33%) WAN
3 13 (4.76%) Internet
4 12 (4.40%) VPN
5 9 (3.30%) HTTP
6 8 (2.93%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.20%) OSPF
7 6 (2.20%) BGP
7 6 (2.20%) EIGRP
7 6 (2.20%) IPsec
7 6 (2.20%) Network Security
7 6 (2.20%) LDAP
7 6 (2.20%) IPv6
8 4 (1.47%) DNS
9 2 (0.73%) VoIP
10 1 (0.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (45.42%) MySQL
2 26 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (8.42%) NoSQL
4 22 (8.06%) Hadoop
4 22 (8.06%) MongoDB
5 16 (5.86%) Relational Database
6 15 (5.49%) MariaDB
7 8 (2.93%) Redis
7 8 (2.93%) Neo4j
7 8 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (2.56%) Hazelcast
8 7 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.83%) SQL Server
9 5 (1.83%) MS Access
10 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.10%) Big Data
11 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 70 (25.64%) Git (software)
2 38 (13.92%) Subversion
3 28 (10.26%) Jenkins
4 20 (7.33%) Hudson
5 14 (5.13%) Visual Studio
6 9 (3.30%) JIRA
7 8 (2.93%) PHPUnit
8 7 (2.56%) Mercurial
8 7 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (1.83%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (1.47%) Maven
11 2 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.37%) JMeter
12 1 (0.37%) Selenium
12 1 (0.37%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.37%) Ant
12 1 (0.37%) Selenium IDE
General
1 28 (10.26%) Marketing
2 25 (9.16%) Finance
3 12 (4.40%) Electronics
4 10 (3.66%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.30%) Advertising
5 9 (3.30%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.93%) Legal
7 5 (1.83%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 202 (73.99%) Developer
2 98 (35.90%) PHP Developer
3 65 (23.81%) Web Developer
4 33 (12.09%) Senior Developer
5 28 (10.26%) PHP Web Developer
5 28 (10.26%) Front-End Developer
6 27 (9.89%) DevOps Engineer
7 19 (6.96%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 18 (6.59%) Senior PHP Developer
9 17 (6.23%) Software Developer
10 11 (4.03%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 10 (3.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 10 (3.66%) Analyst
12 9 (3.30%) Java Developer
13 8 (2.93%) Lead Developer
13 8 (2.93%) Systems Administrator
13 8 (2.93%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 8 (2.93%) Designer
14 7 (2.56%) Architect
14 7 (2.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (60.44%) HTML
2 150 (54.95%) CSS
3 70 (25.64%) jQuery
4 69 (25.27%) LAMP
5 58 (21.25%) HTML5
6 37 (13.55%) Symfony
7 35 (12.82%) CSS3
8 29 (10.62%) AngularJS
8 29 (10.62%) XML
9 28 (10.26%) Backbone.js
10 26 (9.52%) REST
11 24 (8.79%) RESTful
12 21 (7.69%) .NET
12 21 (7.69%) Ajax
13 20 (7.33%) Sass
14 19 (6.96%) KnockoutJS
15 17 (6.23%) Web Services
16 16 (5.86%) JSON
16 16 (5.86%) Spring
16 16 (5.86%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.16%) Open Source
2 24 (8.79%) User Experience
3 18 (6.59%) Mobile App
4 17 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.93%) DTV
6 7 (2.56%) Derivative
6 7 (2.56%) Semantic Web
7 6 (2.20%) Wiki
8 5 (1.83%) Graphic Design
8 5 (1.83%) Mobile Computing
9 4 (1.47%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.47%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.10%) Replication
10 3 (1.10%) RIA
10 3 (1.10%) iPhone
10 3 (1.10%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.10%) Social Media
10 3 (1.10%) New Media
11 2 (0.73%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 125 (45.79%) Linux
2 47 (17.22%) Windows
3 32 (11.72%) Ubuntu
4 31 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (10.62%) CentOS
6 21 (7.69%) Debian
7 14 (5.13%) Fedora
7 14 (5.13%) Mac OS X
8 11 (4.03%) Oracle Linux
9 9 (3.30%) UNIX
10 8 (2.93%) Apple iOS
10 8 (2.93%) Android
11 6 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.37%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (19.05%) OO
3 36 (13.19%) DevOps
4 34 (12.45%) OO PHP
5 33 (12.09%) OOP
5 33 (12.09%) MVC
6 28 (10.26%) E-Commerce
7 27 (9.89%) Configuration Management
7 27 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (9.16%) Scrum
9 23 (8.42%) Responsive Web Design
10 20 (7.33%) Web Design
10 20 (7.33%) Software Engineering
11 19 (6.96%) TDD
12 16 (5.86%) Web Development
13 13 (4.76%) Mentoring
14 12 (4.40%) SOA
15 11 (4.03%) ITIL
15 11 (4.03%) Kanban
16 10 (3.66%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (60.81%) JavaScript
2 68 (24.91%) Ruby
3 57 (20.88%) Java
4 48 (17.58%) Python
5 44 (16.12%) Bash Shell
6 39 (14.29%) Perl
7 32 (11.72%) PHP5
8 28 (10.26%) SQL
9 17 (6.23%) C#
10 12 (4.40%) Shell Script
11 11 (4.03%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.93%) VBA
13 7 (2.56%) Groovy
14 5 (1.83%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.10%) Pascal
15 3 (1.10%) VB
15 3 (1.10%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.10%) Delphi
15 3 (1.10%) CoffeeScript
16 2 (0.73%) Golang
Qualifications
1 35 (12.82%) Degree
2 12 (4.40%) CCNA
2 12 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.47%) VCP4
4 2 (0.73%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.93%) QA
2 3 (1.10%) SLA
3 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.40%) Samba
3 7 (2.56%) Varnish
4 6 (2.20%) Postfix
4 6 (2.20%) XenServer
4 6 (2.20%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.47%) KVM
6 2 (0.73%) Docker
6 2 (0.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 51 (18.68%) Puppet
2 49 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (7.33%) Ansible
4 19 (6.96%) Salt
5 14 (5.13%) Vagrant
5 14 (5.13%) Nagios
5 14 (5.13%) ZABBIX
6 13 (4.76%) Zenoss
7 7 (2.56%) Munin
7 7 (2.56%) HAProxy
7 7 (2.56%) Icinga
8 4 (1.47%) Graphite
9 3 (1.10%) Plesk
10 1 (0.37%) Webmin
Vendors
1 32 (11.72%) Red Hat
2 14 (5.13%) VMware
2 14 (5.13%) Oracle
3 10 (3.66%) Zend
4 8 (2.93%) SAP
5 7 (2.56%) Percona
6 6 (2.20%) Citrix
7 4 (1.47%) Cisco
7 4 (1.47%) Adobe
8 3 (1.10%) Compuware
8 3 (1.10%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.10%) IBM
8 3 (1.10%) Microsoft
8 3 (1.10%) Sencha
8 3 (1.10%) Apple
8 3 (1.10%) BancTec
9 1 (0.37%) Akamai
9 1 (0.37%) New Relic
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits: excellent ebefits & career progression
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol
Brightpearl
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Worktribe
Salary: £25k - £35k depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Worktribe
Salary: £25k - £35k depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus Scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits training and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago