Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

PHP Developer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 115 107
Rank change year-on-year +15 -8 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 112 71 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.93% 2.21% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% 2.28% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 103 60 87
Bristol median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.84%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,900
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
South West median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +9.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3726 3111 3694
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.46% 96.98% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3096 2655 3205
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,300
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Bristol

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 112 (100.00%) PHP
2 91 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 76 (67.86%) MySQL
4 75 (66.96%) HTML
4 75 (66.96%) CSS
5 52 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (41.07%) Web Development
7 45 (40.18%) Laravel
8 33 (29.46%) OO
9 29 (25.89%) Git (software)
10 28 (25.00%) Linux
11 24 (21.43%) jQuery
12 23 (20.54%) LAMP
12 23 (20.54%) MVC
13 22 (19.64%) OO PHP
14 20 (17.86%) Symfony
15 19 (16.96%) OOP
15 19 (16.96%) E-Commerce
16 18 (16.07%) React
17 17 (15.18%) SQL
17 17 (15.18%) SaaS
18 15 (13.39%) AngularJS
18 15 (13.39%) SOAP
18 15 (13.39%) Finance
19 14 (12.50%) SQL Server
19 14 (12.50%) WordPress
20 13 (11.61%) Ajax
21 12 (10.71%) Web Services
22 11 (9.82%) Drupal
23 10 (8.93%) HTML5

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 14 (12.50%) WordPress
2 11 (9.82%) Drupal
3 10 (8.93%) SilverStripe
4 9 (8.04%) Apache
5 8 (7.14%) CMS
6 2 (1.79%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (1.79%) nginx
7 1 (0.89%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.89%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.18%) SaaS
2 2 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (67.86%) MySQL
2 14 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.79%) MariaDB
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (25.89%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.04%) Subversion
3 3 (2.68%) JIRA
4 2 (1.79%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.89%) GitLab
5 1 (0.89%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (13.39%) Finance
2 8 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.25%) Electronics
3 7 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.25%) Marketing
3 7 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.89%) Arabic Language
5 1 (0.89%) Law
5 1 (0.89%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (66.96%) CSS
1 75 (66.96%) HTML
2 45 (40.18%) Laravel
3 24 (21.43%) jQuery
4 23 (20.54%) LAMP
5 20 (17.86%) Symfony
6 18 (16.07%) React
7 15 (13.39%) AngularJS
7 15 (13.39%) SOAP
8 13 (11.61%) Ajax
9 12 (10.71%) Web Services
10 10 (8.93%) HTML5
11 9 (8.04%) Node.js
11 9 (8.04%) REST
11 9 (8.04%) RESTful
11 9 (8.04%) XML
12 7 (6.25%) CSS3
13 6 (5.36%) CodeIgniter
14 5 (4.46%) MEAN Stack
14 5 (4.46%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.79%) BBC
3 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.79%) NHS
4 1 (0.89%) Arduino
4 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (4.46%) CentOS
2 5 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.89%) Debian
3 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (41.07%) Web Development
3 33 (29.46%) OO
4 23 (20.54%) MVC
5 22 (19.64%) OO PHP
6 19 (16.96%) E-Commerce
6 19 (16.96%) OOP
7 10 (8.93%) TDD
8 8 (7.14%) BDD
8 8 (7.14%) Microservices
8 8 (7.14%) Scrum
9 7 (6.25%) API Development
9 7 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (6.25%) Kanban
9 7 (6.25%) Programme Management
10 6 (5.36%) Migration
10 6 (5.36%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 112 (100.00%) PHP
2 91 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 17 (15.18%) SQL
4 3 (2.68%) Java
4 3 (2.68%) PHP 5
5 1 (0.89%) ES6
5 1 (0.89%) Python
5 1 (0.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (5.36%) Degree
2 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.79%) Puppet
2 1 (0.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (7.14%) Zend
2 7 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (1.79%) Apple
4 1 (0.89%) Capita
4 1 (0.89%) Google
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle
4 1 (0.89%) Plumtree