Period
to 21 January 2019

The median annual salary for a PHP Web Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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

PHP Web Developer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 143 189 167
Rank change year-on-year +46 -22 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Web Developer 41 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.16% 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.40% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 41 7 3
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% +18.52%
South West median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +50.00% -22.08% +18.46%

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 3,403 3,485 3,105
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.48% 97.10% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2,758 2,888 2,580
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,250 £65,000 £70,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

PHP Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Web Developer in Bristol

PHP Web Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for PHP Web Developer in Bristol

PHP Web Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Web Developer in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for PHP Web Developer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, PHP Web Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region featuring PHP Web Developer in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) PHP
1 41 (100.00%) Web Development
2 40 (97.56%) MySQL
2 40 (97.56%) HTML
2 40 (97.56%) CSS
3 39 (95.12%) JavaScript
4 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (73.17%) PHPUnit
6 29 (70.73%) Internet
7 27 (65.85%) OO
8 22 (53.66%) Finance
9 21 (51.22%) XHTML
9 21 (51.22%) XML
9 21 (51.22%) OO PHP
9 21 (51.22%) API Integration
9 21 (51.22%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (36.59%) Linux
11 14 (34.15%) jQuery
11 14 (34.15%) Git (software)
12 12 (29.27%) HTML5
12 12 (29.27%) REST
12 12 (29.27%) Python
13 9 (21.95%) Retail
14 8 (19.51%) Time Management
14 8 (19.51%) Ruby
14 8 (19.51%) Project Management
14 8 (19.51%) Unix
14 8 (19.51%) Laravel
14 8 (19.51%) Workflow
14 8 (19.51%) Open Source

PHP Web 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 6 (14.63%) Apache
2 4 (9.76%) nginx
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.44%) CMS
3 1 (2.44%) Confluence
3 1 (2.44%) Drupal
3 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (70.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (97.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) MariaDB
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (73.17%) PHPUnit
2 14 (34.15%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.88%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.44%) JIRA
4 1 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (97.56%) CSS
1 40 (97.56%) HTML
2 21 (51.22%) XHTML
2 21 (51.22%) XML
3 14 (34.15%) jQuery
4 12 (29.27%) HTML5
4 12 (29.27%) REST
5 8 (19.51%) Laravel
6 6 (14.63%) LAMP
7 5 (12.20%) Sass
8 4 (9.76%) Django
8 4 (9.76%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (9.76%) Web Services
9 2 (4.88%) Ajax
9 2 (4.88%) RESTful
10 1 (2.44%) Handlebars
10 1 (2.44%) JSON
10 1 (2.44%) Silex
10 1 (2.44%) Smarty
10 1 (2.44%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (2.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Linux
2 8 (19.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Web Development
2 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (65.85%) OO
4 21 (51.22%) API Integration
4 21 (51.22%) OO PHP
4 21 (51.22%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (19.51%) Open Source
5 8 (19.51%) Project Management
5 8 (19.51%) Time Management
5 8 (19.51%) Workflow
6 5 (12.20%) API Development
6 5 (12.20%) OOP
6 5 (12.20%) SOA
6 5 (12.20%) TDD
7 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.88%) SDLC
8 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.44%) DevOps
9 1 (2.44%) Online Marketing
9 1 (2.44%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) PHP
2 39 (95.12%) JavaScript
3 12 (29.27%) Python
4 8 (19.51%) Ruby
5 1 (2.44%) C
5 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) VMware
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle