Period
to 19 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 57 49
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8 +1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 189 214 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.53% 5.74% 6.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.72% 9.29% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 185 201 193
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £31,650 £29,000 £25,400
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.86%

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,945 2,303 2,356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 56.95% 61.73% 61.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,640 1,903 1,983
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £25,300
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Bristol

PHP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for PHP in Bristol

PHP
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Salary histogram for PHP in Bristol

PHP
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 19 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £30,000 -
PHP
South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for PHP.

1 138 (73.02%) JavaScript
2 79 (41.80%) Laravel
3 75 (39.68%) MySQL
4 66 (34.92%) Symfony
5 59 (31.22%) HTML
6 53 (28.04%) React
7 52 (27.51%) MVC
8 49 (25.93%) CSS
9 45 (23.81%) SQL
10 42 (22.22%) Web Development
11 41 (21.69%) AngularJS
12 40 (21.16%) LAMP
12 40 (21.16%) Agile Software Development
13 38 (20.11%) Linux
14 35 (18.52%) Zend
15 33 (17.46%) Git (software)
16 32 (16.93%) OO
16 32 (16.93%) Vue.js
17 28 (14.81%) Web Services
18 27 (14.29%) HTML5
19 26 (13.76%) jQuery
19 26 (13.76%) Jenkins
20 25 (13.23%) MongoDB
20 25 (13.23%) RESTful
21 23 (12.17%) NoSQL
21 23 (12.17%) Yii
22 22 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
22 22 (11.64%) Scrum
23 21 (11.11%) Retail
23 21 (11.11%) Software Engineering

PHP
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 20 (10.58%) Drupal
2 18 (9.52%) Apache Solr
3 16 (8.47%) WordPress
4 9 (4.76%) CMS
5 6 (3.17%) Apache
6 2 (1.06%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.06%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.06%) GeoServer
6 2 (1.06%) Moodle
6 2 (1.06%) nginx
6 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.06%) Totara
7 1 (0.53%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.53%) eZ Publish
7 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 8 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.76%) Magento
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.76%) AWS
2 8 (4.23%) SaaS
3 4 (2.12%) Azure
3 4 (2.12%) GCP
4 3 (1.59%) npm
5 2 (1.06%) DigitalOcean
5 2 (1.06%) Slack
5 2 (1.06%) Yarn
6 1 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.53%) GitHub
6 1 (0.53%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.52%) Extranet
2 2 (1.06%) Internet
3 1 (0.53%) DNS
3 1 (0.53%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) SNMP
3 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (39.68%) MySQL
2 25 (13.23%) MongoDB
3 23 (12.17%) NoSQL
4 11 (5.82%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.23%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.65%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.12%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.06%) GIS
9 2 (1.06%) QGIS
10 1 (0.53%) Big Data
10 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (17.46%) Git (software)
2 26 (13.76%) Jenkins
3 14 (7.41%) PHPUnit
4 8 (4.23%) JIRA
5 4 (2.12%) Grunt
5 4 (2.12%) gulp
6 3 (1.59%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.59%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.59%) Selenium
7 2 (1.06%) GitLab
7 2 (1.06%) JMeter
7 2 (1.06%) JUnit
7 2 (1.06%) PhpStorm
7 2 (1.06%) Redmine
7 2 (1.06%) Subversion
7 2 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.06%) webpack
8 1 (0.53%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.53%) PostCSS
General
1 21 (11.11%) Marketing
1 21 (11.11%) Public Sector
1 21 (11.11%) Retail
2 20 (10.58%) Telecoms
3 19 (10.05%) Finance
4 18 (9.52%) Electronics
5 17 (8.99%) Manufacturing
6 15 (7.94%) Law
7 1 (0.53%) Back Office
7 1 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 163 (86.24%) Developer
2 101 (53.44%) PHP Developer
3 20 (10.58%) Full Stack Developer
3 20 (10.58%) Senior Developer
3 20 (10.58%) Web Developer
4 17 (8.99%) Software Developer
5 14 (7.41%) Senior PHP Developer
6 13 (6.88%) React Developer
7 9 (4.76%) Analyst
7 9 (4.76%) Drupal Developer
8 8 (4.23%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (3.17%) Insight Analyst
10 5 (2.65%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (2.12%) Lead Developer
11 4 (2.12%) Lead PHP Developer
11 4 (2.12%) Node.js Developer
11 4 (2.12%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 4 (2.12%) Software Engineer
12 3 (1.59%) iOS Developer
12 3 (1.59%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (41.80%) Laravel
2 66 (34.92%) Symfony
3 59 (31.22%) HTML
4 53 (28.04%) React
5 49 (25.93%) CSS
6 41 (21.69%) AngularJS
7 40 (21.16%) LAMP
8 32 (16.93%) Vue.js
9 28 (14.81%) Web Services
10 27 (14.29%) HTML5
11 26 (13.76%) jQuery
12 25 (13.23%) RESTful
13 23 (12.17%) Yii
14 19 (10.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (6.88%) CSS3
16 11 (5.82%) Material Design
16 11 (5.82%) REST
17 10 (5.29%) Node.js
18 9 (4.76%) .NET
18 9 (4.76%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.52%) EPoS
2 8 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.12%) User Experience
4 3 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.06%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.06%) Social Network
6 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.53%) MPEG
6 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (20.11%) Linux
2 20 (10.58%) Unix
3 5 (2.65%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.06%) Android
5 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (27.51%) MVC
2 42 (22.22%) Web Development
3 40 (21.16%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (16.93%) OO
5 22 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (11.64%) Scrum
6 21 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 21 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 20 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (10.05%) Computer Science
8 19 (10.05%) Digital Marketing
8 19 (10.05%) Project Management
9 18 (9.52%) Time Management
10 17 (8.99%) DevOps
10 17 (8.99%) Programme Management
11 14 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (6.35%) Unit Testing
13 10 (5.29%) OOP
14 8 (4.23%) Open Source
14 8 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (73.02%) JavaScript
2 45 (23.81%) SQL
3 21 (11.11%) Java
4 20 (10.58%) Python
5 10 (5.29%) C++
6 9 (4.76%) C
7 8 (4.23%) C#
7 8 (4.23%) Ruby
7 8 (4.23%) VBA
8 5 (2.65%) ES6
9 4 (2.12%) PHP 5
10 3 (1.59%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.59%) PHP 7
11 2 (1.06%) Perl
11 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.53%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (4.23%) Degree
2 4 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.06%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.06%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.53%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.23%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.65%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.53%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (6.35%) Docker
2 2 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.53%) KVM
3 1 (0.53%) LXC
3 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (3.17%) Ansible
2 3 (1.59%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.06%) Nagios
3 2 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.53%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.53%) Puppet
4 1 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (18.52%) Zend
2 17 (8.99%) SAP
3 8 (4.23%) Adobe
3 8 (4.23%) Tableau
4 5 (2.65%) Adyen
4 5 (2.65%) WorldPay
5 3 (1.59%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle
6 2 (1.06%) VMware
7 1 (0.53%) Apple
7 1 (0.53%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.53%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 1 (0.53%) ESRI
7 1 (0.53%) Google
7 1 (0.53%) Sun