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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 26 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 155 196 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 8.06% 11.23% 10.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.55% 18.86% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 135 173 168
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £26,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £48,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
1065 1039 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 55.35% 59.54% 63.11%
Number of salaries quoted 945 929 971
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 29 January 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bristol

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 146 (60.58%) HTML
2 140 (58.09%) JavaScript
3 135 (56.02%) CSS
4 126 (52.28%) MySQL
5 111 (46.06%) Linux
6 71 (29.46%) jQuery
7 70 (29.05%) Agile Software Development
8 64 (26.56%) Git (software)
9 62 (25.73%) Ruby
10 58 (24.07%) LAMP
11 56 (23.24%) Java
12 50 (20.75%) OO
13 45 (18.67%) HTML5
14 44 (18.26%) Apache
14 44 (18.26%) Drupal
15 40 (16.60%) Windows
16 39 (16.18%) Opscode Chef
17 38 (15.77%) Python
18 35 (14.52%) Bash Shell
19 34 (14.11%) OOP
19 34 (14.11%) Subversion
20 33 (13.69%) Symfony
20 33 (13.69%) Puppet
21 31 (12.86%) MVC
22 30 (12.45%) PHP5
22 30 (12.45%) nginx
22 30 (12.45%) WordPress
22 30 (12.45%) Node.js
22 30 (12.45%) OO PHP
23 28 (11.62%) CSS3

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 44 (18.26%) Apache
1 44 (18.26%) Drupal
2 30 (12.45%) nginx
2 30 (12.45%) WordPress
2 30 (12.45%) Node.js
3 22 (9.13%) Umbraco
4 20 (8.30%) CMS
5 14 (5.81%) ExpressionEngine
6 11 (4.56%) Apache Solr
7 8 (3.32%) IIS
8 7 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (2.49%) MediaWiki
9 6 (2.49%) Confluence
9 6 (2.49%) Tomcat
10 5 (2.07%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (4.15%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.24%) Fireworks
2 3 (1.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 6 (2.49%) Magento
2 5 (2.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.41%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.39%) SaaS
2 8 (3.32%) PaaS
3 5 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.66%) GitHub
4 4 (1.66%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.83%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.81%) Firewall
1 14 (5.81%) LAN
1 14 (5.81%) WAN
2 13 (5.39%) Internet
3 12 (4.98%) VPN
4 7 (2.90%) DNS
5 6 (2.49%) IPv6
5 6 (2.49%) LDAP
5 6 (2.49%) IPsec
5 6 (2.49%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.49%) OSPF
5 6 (2.49%) BGP
5 6 (2.49%) EIGRP
5 6 (2.49%) Network Security
6 5 (2.07%) HTTP
7 2 (0.83%) VoIP
7 2 (0.83%) Intranet
8 1 (0.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (52.28%) MySQL
2 26 (10.79%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (8.71%) NoSQL
4 20 (8.30%) MongoDB
5 18 (7.47%) Hadoop
6 16 (6.64%) Relational Database
7 15 (6.22%) MariaDB
8 8 (3.32%) Redis
8 8 (3.32%) Neo4j
8 8 (3.32%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.07%) SQL Server
9 5 (2.07%) Hazelcast
10 4 (1.66%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.24%) Big Data
12 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.83%) MS Access
13 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 64 (26.56%) Git (software)
2 34 (14.11%) Subversion
3 21 (8.71%) Jenkins
4 16 (6.64%) Hudson
5 12 (4.98%) Visual Studio
6 11 (4.56%) PHPUnit
7 9 (3.73%) JIRA
8 7 (2.90%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.83%) Ant
9 2 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.83%) Maven
10 1 (0.41%) Selenium
10 1 (0.41%) JMeter
10 1 (0.41%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.41%) Selenium IDE
General
1 19 (7.88%) Marketing
2 16 (6.64%) Finance
3 7 (2.90%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.90%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.49%) Advertising
4 6 (2.49%) Legal
5 5 (2.07%) Multimedia
5 5 (2.07%) Electronics
6 2 (0.83%) Banking
6 2 (0.83%) Retail
7 1 (0.41%) Games
7 1 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 189 (78.42%) Developer
2 99 (41.08%) PHP Developer
3 55 (22.82%) Web Developer
4 33 (13.69%) Senior Developer
5 30 (12.45%) PHP Web Developer
6 25 (10.37%) Front-End Developer
7 22 (9.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 21 (8.71%) DevOps Engineer
9 18 (7.47%) Java Developer
10 15 (6.22%) Senior PHP Developer
10 15 (6.22%) Software Developer
11 11 (4.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 8 (3.32%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (3.32%) Senior Web Developer
12 8 (3.32%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 7 (2.90%) Support Engineer
14 6 (2.49%) Administrator
14 6 (2.49%) Architect
14 6 (2.49%) Systems Developer
14 6 (2.49%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (60.58%) HTML
2 135 (56.02%) CSS
3 71 (29.46%) jQuery
4 58 (24.07%) LAMP
5 45 (18.67%) HTML5
6 33 (13.69%) Symfony
7 28 (11.62%) CSS3
8 27 (11.20%) XML
9 23 (9.54%) Backbone.js
10 22 (9.13%) RESTful
11 20 (8.30%) AngularJS
11 20 (8.30%) REST
12 19 (7.88%) XHTML
13 18 (7.47%) .NET
14 17 (7.05%) RabbitMQ
15 16 (6.64%) KnockoutJS
15 16 (6.64%) Spring
16 15 (6.22%) Ajax
17 14 (5.81%) JSON
18 13 (5.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.79%) Open Source
2 15 (6.22%) Mobile App
3 13 (5.39%) User Experience
4 12 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.90%) Semantic Web
5 7 (2.90%) Derivative
6 6 (2.49%) Wiki
7 5 (2.07%) DTV
7 5 (2.07%) Mobile Computing
8 4 (1.66%) Replication
8 4 (1.66%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.66%) iPhone
9 3 (1.24%) Social Media
9 3 (1.24%) New Media
10 2 (0.83%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.83%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.83%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.83%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.83%) RIA
11 1 (0.41%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 111 (46.06%) Linux
2 40 (16.60%) Windows
3 25 (10.37%) Ubuntu
4 21 (8.71%) CentOS
5 18 (7.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (6.22%) Debian
7 14 (5.81%) Mac OS X
8 12 (4.98%) Fedora
9 7 (2.90%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (2.90%) Apple iOS
10 6 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.49%) Android
11 1 (0.41%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (29.05%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (20.75%) OO
3 34 (14.11%) OOP
4 31 (12.86%) MVC
5 30 (12.45%) OO PHP
6 27 (11.20%) DevOps
7 26 (10.79%) E-Commerce
8 22 (9.13%) Scrum
9 20 (8.30%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (7.47%) Configuration Management
11 17 (7.05%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (6.64%) Mentoring
12 16 (6.64%) Software Engineering
12 16 (6.64%) TDD
13 13 (5.39%) Web Design
14 12 (4.98%) SOA
15 10 (4.15%) Web Development
16 9 (3.73%) CRM
17 8 (3.32%) Kanban
17 8 (3.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 140 (58.09%) JavaScript
2 62 (25.73%) Ruby
3 56 (23.24%) Java
4 38 (15.77%) Python
5 35 (14.52%) Bash Shell
6 30 (12.45%) PHP5
7 28 (11.62%) Perl
8 26 (10.79%) SQL
9 17 (7.05%) C#
10 8 (3.32%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.32%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.90%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.66%) Groovy
13 3 (1.24%) VB
13 3 (1.24%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.24%) VBA
14 2 (0.83%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.41%) Scala
15 1 (0.41%) VBScript
15 1 (0.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (9.13%) Degree
2 6 (2.49%) CCNA
2 6 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.32%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.90%) Varnish
3 6 (2.49%) Samba
3 6 (2.49%) Postfix
3 6 (2.49%) XenServer
4 2 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 39 (16.18%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (13.69%) Puppet
3 15 (6.22%) ZABBIX
4 14 (5.81%) Ansible
4 14 (5.81%) Nagios
5 13 (5.39%) Salt
6 12 (4.98%) Zenoss
7 9 (3.73%) Vagrant
8 7 (2.90%) Munin
8 7 (2.90%) Icinga
8 7 (2.90%) HAProxy
9 5 (2.07%) Plesk
10 1 (0.41%) Webmin
Vendors
1 26 (10.79%) Red Hat
2 13 (5.39%) Zend
3 11 (4.56%) VMware
4 7 (2.90%) Oracle
4 7 (2.90%) Percona
5 6 (2.49%) Citrix
6 5 (2.07%) Apple
6 5 (2.07%) SAP
7 3 (1.24%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.83%) Akamai
8 2 (0.83%) Sencha
9 1 (0.41%) Adobe
9 1 (0.41%) New Relic
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol
Three People
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + health, dental, pension, training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol
CCity IT
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits training and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago