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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 29 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 149 201 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.47% 10.52% 9.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.27% 17.83% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 119 187 151
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £40,000
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
1123 1127 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.32% 59.01% 58.65%
Number of salaries quoted 974 997 886
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bristol

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 144 (59.50%) HTML
2 142 (58.68%) JavaScript
3 137 (56.61%) MySQL
4 135 (55.79%) CSS
5 110 (45.45%) Linux
6 80 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (29.34%) jQuery
8 62 (25.62%) Java
9 60 (24.79%) Git (software)
10 57 (23.55%) LAMP
11 56 (23.14%) Ruby
12 48 (19.83%) OO
13 42 (17.36%) Drupal
14 40 (16.53%) MVC
15 37 (15.29%) SQL
15 37 (15.29%) Apache
16 36 (14.88%) Python
17 35 (14.46%) OOP
17 35 (14.46%) Subversion
17 35 (14.46%) PHP5
18 34 (14.05%) Windows
19 31 (12.81%) WordPress
19 31 (12.81%) HTML5
20 30 (12.40%) Symfony
21 29 (11.98%) Opscode Chef
22 28 (11.57%) Open Source
23 27 (11.16%) Bash Shell
24 26 (10.74%) XML
25 25 (10.33%) Node.js
26 24 (9.92%) E-Commerce

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 42 (17.36%) Drupal
2 37 (15.29%) Apache
3 31 (12.81%) WordPress
4 25 (10.33%) Node.js
5 24 (9.92%) nginx
6 22 (9.09%) Umbraco
6 22 (9.09%) CMS
7 14 (5.79%) ExpressionEngine
8 9 (3.72%) Apache Solr
9 7 (2.89%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (2.07%) IIS
10 5 (2.07%) ColdFusion
11 4 (1.65%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.65%) Confluence
11 4 (1.65%) MediaWiki
12 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.89%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.41%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.41%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 8 (3.31%) Magento
2 2 (0.83%) Shopify
2 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.79%) SaaS
2 8 (3.31%) PaaS
3 4 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.24%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.24%) CloudFront
5 2 (0.83%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.37%) Internet
2 10 (4.13%) VPN
3 9 (3.72%) LAN
3 9 (3.72%) WAN
3 9 (3.72%) Firewall
4 8 (3.31%) DNS
5 6 (2.48%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.65%) LDAP
6 4 (1.65%) IPsec
6 4 (1.65%) Network Security
6 4 (1.65%) OSPF
6 4 (1.65%) BGP
6 4 (1.65%) EIGRP
6 4 (1.65%) IPv6
7 2 (0.83%) Intranet
7 2 (0.83%) VoIP
8 1 (0.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (56.61%) MySQL
2 21 (8.68%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (8.26%) NoSQL
4 19 (7.85%) MongoDB
5 17 (7.02%) Hadoop
6 15 (6.20%) MariaDB
6 15 (6.20%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (3.31%) Redis
7 8 (3.31%) Neo4j
8 6 (2.48%) SQL Server
9 5 (2.07%) Hazelcast
10 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.24%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.83%) Big Data
12 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.83%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 60 (24.79%) Git (software)
2 35 (14.46%) Subversion
3 15 (6.20%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.96%) Hudson
5 11 (4.55%) Visual Studio
6 9 (3.72%) PHPUnit
7 8 (3.31%) Mercurial
8 6 (2.48%) JIRA
9 3 (1.24%) JMeter
9 3 (1.24%) Selenium
10 2 (0.83%) Ant
10 2 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.83%) Maven
11 1 (0.41%) WATIR
11 1 (0.41%) Xcode
11 1 (0.41%) TestComplete
11 1 (0.41%) WatiN
11 1 (0.41%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.41%) Behat
General
1 17 (7.02%) Marketing
2 11 (4.55%) Finance
3 7 (2.89%) Advertising
4 5 (2.07%) Banking
4 5 (2.07%) Retail
4 5 (2.07%) Legal
4 5 (2.07%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.83%) Electronics
6 2 (0.83%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.41%) Publishing
7 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 199 (82.23%) Developer
2 108 (44.63%) PHP Developer
3 59 (24.38%) Web Developer
4 38 (15.70%) Senior Developer
5 31 (12.81%) PHP Web Developer
6 28 (11.57%) Java Developer
7 20 (8.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 16 (6.61%) Front-End Developer
9 15 (6.20%) Senior PHP Developer
9 15 (6.20%) Software Developer
10 13 (5.37%) Senior Web Developer
10 13 (5.37%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (4.55%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 7 (2.89%) Systems Administrator
12 7 (2.89%) Support Engineer
13 6 (2.48%) Lead Developer
13 6 (2.48%) Architect
13 6 (2.48%) Systems Developer
13 6 (2.48%) Senior Software Developer
13 6 (2.48%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (59.50%) HTML
2 135 (55.79%) CSS
3 71 (29.34%) jQuery
4 57 (23.55%) LAMP
5 31 (12.81%) HTML5
6 30 (12.40%) Symfony
7 26 (10.74%) XML
8 23 (9.50%) XHTML
9 20 (8.26%) RESTful
9 20 (8.26%) Backbone.js
10 19 (7.85%) CSS3
11 18 (7.44%) .NET
12 17 (7.02%) RabbitMQ
13 16 (6.61%) REST
14 15 (6.20%) Spring
15 14 (5.79%) Ajax
15 14 (5.79%) Web Services
16 13 (5.37%) JSON
16 13 (5.37%) AngularJS
17 12 (4.96%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.57%) Open Source
2 11 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 11 (4.55%) User Experience
2 11 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.89%) Semantic Web
3 7 (2.89%) Derivative
4 6 (2.48%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.07%) Online Banking
5 5 (2.07%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (1.65%) Replication
6 4 (1.65%) Wiki
6 4 (1.65%) iPhone
7 3 (1.24%) Social Media
7 3 (1.24%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.24%) New Media
8 2 (0.83%) DTV
9 1 (0.41%) W3C
9 1 (0.41%) Copywriting
9 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 110 (45.45%) Linux
2 34 (14.05%) Windows
3 21 (8.68%) Ubuntu
4 17 (7.02%) CentOS
5 14 (5.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (5.79%) Mac OS X
6 12 (4.96%) Debian
7 11 (4.55%) Fedora
8 7 (2.89%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (2.48%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.65%) Android
10 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (19.83%) OO
3 40 (16.53%) MVC
4 35 (14.46%) OOP
5 24 (9.92%) E-Commerce
6 23 (9.50%) OO PHP
7 21 (8.68%) Scrum
8 18 (7.44%) DevOps
9 17 (7.02%) Mentoring
10 15 (6.20%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (5.37%) Software Engineering
12 13 (5.37%) TDD
13 12 (4.96%) Web Design
14 11 (4.55%) Configuration Management
15 10 (4.13%) SOA
15 10 (4.13%) Web Development
16 9 (3.72%) CRM
17 8 (3.31%) Unit Testing
18 7 (2.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (58.68%) JavaScript
2 62 (25.62%) Java
3 56 (23.14%) Ruby
4 37 (15.29%) SQL
5 36 (14.88%) Python
6 35 (14.46%) PHP5
7 27 (11.16%) Bash Shell
8 21 (8.68%) Perl
9 19 (7.85%) C#
10 8 (3.31%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.31%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.07%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.24%) Groovy
12 3 (1.24%) VB
12 3 (1.24%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.83%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.41%) VBScript
14 1 (0.41%) VBA
14 1 (0.41%) C++
14 1 (0.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (8.26%) Degree
2 3 (1.24%) CCNA
2 3 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.31%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.89%) Varnish
3 4 (1.65%) Samba
3 4 (1.65%) Postfix
3 4 (1.65%) XenServer
4 2 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 29 (11.98%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (9.50%) Puppet
3 13 (5.37%) ZABBIX
4 11 (4.55%) Nagios
5 10 (4.13%) Ansible
6 9 (3.72%) Zenoss
6 9 (3.72%) Vagrant
7 7 (2.89%) HAProxy
7 7 (2.89%) Munin
7 7 (2.89%) Salt
7 7 (2.89%) Icinga
8 5 (2.07%) Plesk
9 1 (0.41%) Webmin
Vendors
1 24 (9.92%) Zend
2 20 (8.26%) Red Hat
3 8 (3.31%) VMware
4 7 (2.89%) Percona
4 7 (2.89%) Oracle
5 6 (2.48%) Apple
6 4 (1.65%) Citrix
6 4 (1.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.24%) Akamai
8 2 (0.83%) SAP
9 1 (0.41%) IBM
9 1 (0.41%) Empirix
9 1 (0.41%) Adobe
9 1 (0.41%) Compuware
9 1 (0.41%) HP
9 1 (0.41%) New Relic
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £400 to £520 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Auburn Rose
Salary: £18,000-£25,000 Plus Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: Generous Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits: Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £300.00 - £425.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago