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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 32 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 135 149 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.46% 7.81% 10.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.98% 14.23% 17.92%
Number of salaries quoted 126 133 157
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
1127 1047 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 62.27% 54.87% 60.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 937 912
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bristol

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 153 (67.11%) JavaScript
2 141 (61.84%) HTML
3 136 (59.65%) CSS
4 113 (49.56%) MySQL
5 79 (34.65%) jQuery
6 71 (31.14%) Linux
7 65 (28.51%) Java
8 61 (26.75%) HTML5
9 59 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
10 55 (24.12%) LAMP
11 53 (23.25%) Telecoms
12 50 (21.93%) E-Commerce
12 50 (21.93%) Software Engineering
13 48 (21.05%) .NET
13 48 (21.05%) OO
14 47 (20.61%) CSS3
15 46 (20.18%) SQL
16 44 (19.30%) Apache
17 43 (18.86%) Digital Media
18 41 (17.98%) MVC
19 39 (17.11%) OO PHP
20 36 (15.79%) Node.js
20 36 (15.79%) Drupal
21 34 (14.91%) Git (software)
22 31 (13.60%) Windows
23 30 (13.16%) Finance
24 29 (12.72%) NoSQL
25 28 (12.28%) Symfony
26 27 (11.84%) Amazon AWS
26 27 (11.84%) TDD

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 44 (19.30%) Apache
2 36 (15.79%) Drupal
2 36 (15.79%) Node.js
3 19 (8.33%) WordPress
4 18 (7.89%) CMS
5 17 (7.46%) IIS
6 13 (5.70%) nginx
7 5 (2.19%) Alfresco
7 5 (2.19%) Apache Solr
7 5 (2.19%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (2.19%) Joomla!
8 4 (1.75%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.32%) ColdFusion
9 3 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (2.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.44%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.84%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (9.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.82%) SaaS
4 6 (2.63%) IaaS
4 6 (2.63%) PaaS
4 6 (2.63%) Trello
5 3 (1.32%) CloudFront
5 3 (1.32%) GitHub
6 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.70%) Internet
2 12 (5.26%) HTTP
3 10 (4.39%) LDAP
4 5 (2.19%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.75%) LAN
5 4 (1.75%) SSL
5 4 (1.75%) WAN
6 3 (1.32%) DNS
7 1 (0.44%) FTP
7 1 (0.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (49.56%) MySQL
2 29 (12.72%) NoSQL
3 23 (10.09%) SQL Server
4 13 (5.70%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.32%) Big Data
9 3 (1.32%) MS Access
10 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (14.91%) Git (software)
2 19 (8.33%) Grunt
3 9 (3.95%) PHPUnit
4 7 (3.07%) Subversion
5 6 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.63%) JIRA
6 5 (2.19%) Ant
6 5 (2.19%) Apache Ivy
6 5 (2.19%) Bower
6 5 (2.19%) gulp
6 5 (2.19%) JMeter
6 5 (2.19%) Maven
7 4 (1.75%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.32%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.88%) Gradle
10 1 (0.44%) CasperJS
10 1 (0.44%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.44%) Selenium
General
1 53 (23.25%) Telecoms
2 30 (13.16%) Finance
3 16 (7.02%) Games
4 14 (6.14%) Marketing
5 13 (5.70%) Advertising
6 8 (3.51%) Electronics
6 8 (3.51%) Manufacturing
7 7 (3.07%) Back Office
7 7 (3.07%) Banking
8 2 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 170 (74.56%) Developer
2 102 (44.74%) PHP Developer
3 59 (25.88%) Senior Developer
4 32 (14.04%) JavaScript Developer
5 31 (13.60%) Senior PHP Developer
6 23 (10.09%) Web Developer
7 15 (6.58%) Software Engineer
8 13 (5.70%) Software Developer
9 12 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (5.26%) MySQL Developer
9 12 (5.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 12 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
10 11 (4.82%) Platform Engineer
11 8 (3.51%) Java Developer
12 7 (3.07%) Drupal Developer
12 7 (3.07%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (3.07%) JavaScript Engineer
12 7 (3.07%) Principal Engineer
12 7 (3.07%) Principal Software Engineer
12 7 (3.07%) Senior Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (61.84%) HTML
2 136 (59.65%) CSS
3 79 (34.65%) jQuery
4 61 (26.75%) HTML5
5 55 (24.12%) LAMP
6 48 (21.05%) .NET
7 47 (20.61%) CSS3
8 28 (12.28%) Symfony
9 26 (11.40%) Backbone.js
10 22 (9.65%) Ajax
11 21 (9.21%) AngularJS
12 20 (8.77%) Ember.js
12 20 (8.77%) React
13 18 (7.89%) Laravel
14 17 (7.46%) Web Services
15 16 (7.02%) RESTful
16 15 (6.58%) XML
17 14 (6.14%) KnockoutJS
18 13 (5.70%) Hibernate
18 13 (5.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 43 (18.86%) Digital Media
2 25 (10.96%) User Experience
3 16 (7.02%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.95%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.07%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.19%) Xbox
7 3 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.88%) Economics
8 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.88%) RIA
9 1 (0.44%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.44%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 71 (31.14%) Linux
2 31 (13.60%) Windows
3 18 (7.89%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.39%) Android
4 10 (4.39%) Unix
5 5 (2.19%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.19%) Windows CE
6 4 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.75%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (21.93%) E-Commerce
2 50 (21.93%) Software Engineering
3 48 (21.05%) OO
4 41 (17.98%) MVC
5 39 (17.11%) OO PHP
6 27 (11.84%) TDD
7 23 (10.09%) Web Development
8 21 (9.21%) DevOps
8 21 (9.21%) OOP
9 20 (8.77%) Front End Development
9 20 (8.77%) High Availability
10 12 (5.26%) API Integration
11 10 (4.39%) Android Development
11 10 (4.39%) Incident Management
11 10 (4.39%) Mobile Development
12 9 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (3.95%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (3.51%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 153 (67.11%) JavaScript
2 65 (28.51%) Java
3 46 (20.18%) SQL
4 16 (7.02%) C#
5 13 (5.70%) Python
6 9 (3.95%) C++
6 9 (3.95%) Clojure
6 9 (3.95%) Ruby
7 8 (3.51%) Perl
8 7 (3.07%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.19%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.19%) VB
9 5 (2.19%) VBA
10 2 (0.88%) C
11 1 (0.44%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 12 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.39%) Degree
3 1 (0.44%) ISEB
3 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
System Software
1 10 (4.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.32%) Varnish
3 2 (0.88%) Docker
4 1 (0.44%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 13 (5.70%) Puppet
2 5 (2.19%) Ansible
3 4 (1.75%) Nagios
3 4 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.75%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 14 (6.14%) Zend
2 13 (5.70%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.26%) Oracle
4 8 (3.51%) SAP
5 5 (2.19%) Adobe
6 4 (1.75%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.32%) Akamai
8 2 (0.88%) Google
9 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.44%) Siebel
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + £ neg for right person ££ bens
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