The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP Developer
South West / Bristol
Rank 89 65 75
Rank change year-on-year -24 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 42 72 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.29% 3.89% 2.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 4.02% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36 64 48
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1783 1790 1867
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.01% 96.65% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1475 1568 1569
Median salary £43,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.09% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Bristol

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Bristol.

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Bristol

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Bristol over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Bristol

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 72 (100.00%) PHP
2 60 (83.33%) MySQL
3 53 (73.61%) HTML
4 50 (69.44%) CSS
5 48 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 29 (40.28%) Git (software)
7 28 (38.89%) Drupal
8 27 (37.50%) Web Development
9 25 (34.72%) jQuery
10 21 (29.17%) HTML5
11 20 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (27.78%) Linux
12 19 (26.39%) LAMP
13 16 (22.22%) TDD
14 15 (20.83%) MVC
14 15 (20.83%) Apache
14 15 (20.83%) WordPress
14 15 (20.83%) Symfony
15 13 (18.06%) BDD
15 13 (18.06%) RESTful
15 13 (18.06%) REST
15 13 (18.06%) Scrum
16 12 (16.67%) Migration
16 12 (16.67%) OOD
16 12 (16.67%) OOP
16 12 (16.67%) Kanban
16 12 (16.67%) JSON
17 11 (15.28%) Laravel
18 10 (13.89%) CSS3
19 8 (11.11%) OO

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (38.89%) Drupal
2 15 (20.83%) Apache
2 15 (20.83%) WordPress
3 3 (4.17%) CMS
4 1 (1.39%) lighttpd
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Dropbox
1 3 (4.17%) GitHub
2 2 (2.78%) SaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) NFC
1 3 (4.17%) Skype
2 2 (2.78%) HTTP
2 2 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (1.39%) FTP
3 1 (1.39%) SSH
3 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (83.33%) MySQL
2 3 (4.17%) phpMyAdmin
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.39%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.39%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 29 (40.28%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.56%) Grunt
2 4 (5.56%) gulp
2 4 (5.56%) Redmine
2 4 (5.56%) Vagrant
3 3 (4.17%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.17%) PhpStorm
3 3 (4.17%) Subversion
3 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.39%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (8.33%) Retail
2 3 (4.17%) Advertising
2 3 (4.17%) Finance
3 2 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Arabic Language
4 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (73.61%) HTML
2 50 (69.44%) CSS
3 25 (34.72%) jQuery
4 21 (29.17%) HTML5
5 19 (26.39%) LAMP
6 15 (20.83%) Symfony
7 13 (18.06%) REST
7 13 (18.06%) RESTful
8 12 (16.67%) JSON
9 11 (15.28%) Laravel
10 10 (13.89%) CSS3
11 8 (11.11%) XML
12 6 (8.33%) SOAP
13 5 (6.94%) Sass
13 5 (6.94%) XHTML
14 4 (5.56%) Ajax
14 4 (5.56%) AngularJS
14 4 (5.56%) CakePHP
14 4 (5.56%) Web Services
15 3 (4.17%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.17%) W3C
3 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) e-Health
4 1 (1.39%) iPad
4 1 (1.39%) Kindle
4 1 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.39%) mHealth
4 1 (1.39%) Social Network
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Linux
2 3 (4.17%) Android
2 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) Web Development
2 20 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.22%) TDD
4 15 (20.83%) MVC
5 13 (18.06%) BDD
5 13 (18.06%) Scrum
6 12 (16.67%) Kanban
6 12 (16.67%) Migration
6 12 (16.67%) OOD
6 12 (16.67%) OOP
7 8 (11.11%) OO
8 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.56%) OO PHP
9 4 (5.56%) Project Management
9 4 (5.56%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.17%) Android Development
10 3 (4.17%) Asset Management
10 3 (4.17%) CRM
10 3 (4.17%) iOS Development
10 3 (4.17%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) PHP
2 48 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.11%) PHP 5
4 4 (5.56%) C
4 4 (5.56%) Objective-C
5 3 (4.17%) Apple Swift
5 3 (4.17%) C#
6 2 (2.78%) Perl
6 2 (2.78%) Python
7 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.39%) Java
7 1 (1.39%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Ansible
2 3 (4.17%) cPanel
Vendors
1 4 (5.56%) Zend
2 3 (4.17%) Perforce
Bristol, Somerset
GL Global
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-45,000 + Bens
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago