The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 110 105 101
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 18 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.01% 1.00% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.93% 1.61% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 13
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
PHP5
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
934 991 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 52.15% 61.82% 51.71%
Number of salaries quoted 819 915 755
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PHP5
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Bristol region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Bristol

PHP5
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in Bristol

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 55 (100.00%) PHP
2 49 (89.09%) MySQL
3 44 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (72.73%) Linux
5 35 (63.64%) Zend
6 29 (52.73%) SQL
7 25 (45.45%) jQuery
8 23 (41.82%) Java
9 22 (40.00%) SaaS
10 21 (38.18%) Scrum
11 20 (36.36%) CentOS
12 19 (34.55%) Relational Database
12 19 (34.55%) Fedora
12 19 (34.55%) CSS
12 19 (34.55%) RDBMS
12 19 (34.55%) Red Hat
13 18 (32.73%) Spring
14 17 (30.91%) Amazon AWS
15 16 (29.09%) Hazelcast
15 16 (29.09%) Unit Testing
16 15 (27.27%) ActiveMQ
17 14 (25.45%) Web Services
17 14 (25.45%) JavaScript
17 14 (25.45%) RESTful
18 13 (23.64%) Magento
18 13 (23.64%) Shopify
18 13 (23.64%) Degree
18 13 (23.64%) Computer Science
18 13 (23.64%) HTML
19 12 (21.82%) OOP

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.55%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.09%) Drupal
3 3 (5.45%) CMS
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.82%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (1.82%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Magento
1 13 (23.64%) Shopify
2 5 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (40.00%) SaaS
2 17 (30.91%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (12.73%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (5.45%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (89.09%) MySQL
2 19 (34.55%) RDBMS
2 19 (34.55%) Relational Database
3 16 (29.09%) Hazelcast
4 3 (5.45%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.27%) Subversion
3 1 (1.82%) JMeter
3 1 (1.82%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.82%) Xdebug
General
1 6 (10.91%) Marketing
2 5 (9.09%) Electronics
2 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.09%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (92.73%) Developer
2 33 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 17 (30.91%) Software Developer
4 10 (18.18%) Programmer
4 10 (18.18%) PHP Programmer
5 6 (10.91%) Lead Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Lead PHP Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Lead Programmer
6 5 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.64%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 2 (3.64%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (1.82%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (45.45%) jQuery
2 19 (34.55%) CSS
3 18 (32.73%) Spring
4 15 (27.27%) ActiveMQ
5 14 (25.45%) Web Services
5 14 (25.45%) RESTful
6 13 (23.64%) HTML
7 12 (21.82%) LAMP
8 5 (9.09%) Servlets
9 4 (7.27%) Zend Framework
10 3 (5.45%) Symfony
10 3 (5.45%) Yii
11 2 (3.64%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (3.64%) Ext JS
12 1 (1.82%) CodeIgniter
12 1 (1.82%) CakePHP
12 1 (1.82%) JSF
12 1 (1.82%) Dojo
12 1 (1.82%) XHTML
12 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.09%) DTV
3 3 (5.45%) Open Source
4 2 (3.64%) Web 2.0
4 2 (3.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 40 (72.73%) Linux
2 20 (36.36%) CentOS
3 19 (34.55%) Fedora
4 12 (21.82%) Ubuntu
5 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.82%) Windows
6 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.18%) Scrum
3 16 (29.09%) Unit Testing
4 12 (21.82%) Software Engineering
4 12 (21.82%) OOP
5 9 (16.36%) MVC
6 6 (10.91%) TDD
6 6 (10.91%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (7.27%) OO
9 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.45%) BDD
10 2 (3.64%) DevOps
10 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.64%) Kanban
11 1 (1.82%) Web Development
11 1 (1.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) PHP
2 29 (52.73%) SQL
3 23 (41.82%) Java
4 14 (25.45%) JavaScript
5 9 (16.36%) Ruby
6 6 (10.91%) Python
7 3 (5.45%) Groovy
8 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.82%) C#
9 1 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 35 (63.64%) Zend
2 19 (34.55%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.09%) SAP
4 2 (3.64%) VMware
5 1 (1.82%) Sencha