The table below looks at the statistics for Symfony skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symfony over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symfony
Rank 116 110 106
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Symfony 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.22% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.55% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +28.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Symfony
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
661 729 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 36.42% 46.34% 37.64%
Number of salaries quoted 558 677 538
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Symfony
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symfony across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Symfony Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Symfony
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Symfony Salary Trend in Bristol

Symfony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Symfony 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 Symfony.

1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (84.21%) MySQL
3 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 15 (78.95%) CSS
4 13 (68.42%) HTML
4 13 (68.42%) Zend
5 12 (63.16%) jQuery
6 10 (52.63%) OOP
7 8 (42.11%) Linux
7 8 (42.11%) Open Source
8 7 (36.84%) Drupal
8 7 (36.84%) Mobile App
8 7 (36.84%) MVC
8 7 (36.84%) CMS
9 6 (31.58%) W3C
9 6 (31.58%) Apache
9 6 (31.58%) SOAP
9 6 (31.58%) Web Services
9 6 (31.58%) Yii
9 6 (31.58%) PHP5
9 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
10 5 (26.32%) REST
11 4 (21.05%) TDD
11 4 (21.05%) CodeIgniter
11 4 (21.05%) CakePHP
11 4 (21.05%) Web 2.0
11 4 (21.05%) OO
11 4 (21.05%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (21.05%) nginx
11 4 (21.05%) PHPUnit

Symfony
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Symfony 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 Symfony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) CMS
1 7 (36.84%) Drupal
2 6 (31.58%) Apache
3 4 (21.05%) nginx
4 3 (15.79%) WordPress
5 2 (10.53%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
1 1 (5.26%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 4 (21.05%) PHPUnit
3 3 (15.79%) Subversion
4 2 (10.53%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (10.53%) Xdebug
5 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.26%) JMeter
5 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (94.74%) PHP Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Web Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Programmer
3 5 (26.32%) PHP Programmer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior PHP Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Lead PHP Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Lead Developer
6 2 (10.53%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 1 (5.26%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (5.26%) PHP Zend Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (5.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior PHP Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) CSS
2 13 (68.42%) HTML
3 12 (63.16%) jQuery
4 6 (31.58%) SOAP
4 6 (31.58%) Web Services
4 6 (31.58%) Yii
5 5 (26.32%) REST
6 4 (21.05%) CodeIgniter
6 4 (21.05%) CakePHP
7 3 (15.79%) LAMP
8 2 (10.53%) XML
8 2 (10.53%) XHTML
8 2 (10.53%) JSON
8 2 (10.53%) Zend Framework
8 2 (10.53%) WAMP
8 2 (10.53%) HTML5
8 2 (10.53%) CSS3
8 2 (10.53%) Sass
8 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.26%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Open Source
2 7 (36.84%) Mobile App
3 6 (31.58%) W3C
4 4 (21.05%) Web 2.0
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Android
3 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) OOP
2 7 (36.84%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (21.05%) OO
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) OO PHP
5 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) OOD
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Kanban
6 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) PHP5
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) WCAG
1 1 (5.26%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Zend
2 1 (5.26%) hybris
2 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Intershop