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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 134 90 104
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +14
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 6 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.31% 1.46% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 2.88% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 9
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £37,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £47,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
1228 904 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 64.16% 50.64% 60.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1095 759 885
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 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 August 2015.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in Bristol

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (92.31%) CSS
3 10 (76.92%) MySQL
4 9 (69.23%) HTML
4 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
5 7 (53.85%) jQuery
6 6 (46.15%) LAMP
6 6 (46.15%) HTML5
7 5 (38.46%) Web Development
8 4 (30.77%) Web Design
8 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
8 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (30.77%) Ruby
8 4 (30.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (30.77%) Marketing
8 4 (30.77%) Degree
8 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
8 4 (30.77%) Time Management
8 4 (30.77%) Electronics
8 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
8 4 (30.77%) SEO
8 4 (30.77%) Finance
8 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
8 4 (30.77%) Internet
8 4 (30.77%) DTV
8 4 (30.77%) Java
8 4 (30.77%) SAP
8 4 (30.77%) XML
8 4 (30.77%) OOP
8 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
1 3 (23.08%) Drupal
2 1 (7.69%) WordPress
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) PHPUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (30.77%) Electronics
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) PHP Developer
3 8 (61.54%) Senior Developer
4 5 (38.46%) Junior
4 5 (38.46%) Junior Developer
4 5 (38.46%) Senior PHP Developer
4 5 (38.46%) Junior PHP Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Lead Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
4 6 (46.15%) LAMP
4 6 (46.15%) HTML5
5 4 (30.77%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) Servlets
6 3 (23.08%) Spring
7 2 (15.38%) Ajax
7 2 (15.38%) JSON
8 1 (7.69%) Symfony
8 1 (7.69%) CakePHP
8 1 (7.69%) CSS3
8 1 (7.69%) Sass
8 1 (7.69%) Doctrine
8 1 (7.69%) Lucene
8 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Fedora
1 3 (23.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Web Development
2 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Time Management
2 4 (30.77%) Web Design
2 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) OOP
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) SEO
2 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) Ruby
4 3 (23.08%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) XPath
6 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) SAP
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Zend
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe