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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
South West / Bristol
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 38 24
Rank change year-on-year -12 -14  
Permanent jobs citing PHP 90 119 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.93% 6.41% 7.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.41% 11.04% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 74 109 137
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +2.85%  

PHP is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1070 1078 1067
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 58.60% 58.05% 55.09%
Number of salaries quoted 914 991 955
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,561 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing PHP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Bristol

PHP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for PHP.

1 114 (67.86%) HTML
2 107 (63.69%) CSS
3 106 (63.10%) MySQL
4 104 (61.90%) JavaScript
5 63 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (36.31%) Web Development
7 55 (32.74%) Git (software)
8 50 (29.76%) jQuery
9 43 (25.60%) Drupal
9 43 (25.60%) Linux
10 41 (24.40%) Java
11 36 (21.43%) LAMP
11 36 (21.43%) AngularJS
12 33 (19.64%) MVC
13 32 (19.05%) HTML5
14 31 (18.45%) Scrum
15 29 (17.26%) OOP
15 29 (17.26%) Symfony
16 28 (16.67%) REST
16 28 (16.67%) TDD
17 26 (15.48%) OO
17 26 (15.48%) C#
17 26 (15.48%) RESTful
18 25 (14.88%) MongoDB
18 25 (14.88%) Apache
19 24 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
20 22 (13.10%) Python
21 21 (12.50%) Finance
21 21 (12.50%) Laravel
22 20 (11.90%) CSS3

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 43 (25.60%) Drupal
2 25 (14.88%) Apache
3 17 (10.12%) WordPress
4 11 (6.55%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (5.95%) JBoss
6 8 (4.76%) WebLogic
6 8 (4.76%) WebSphere
7 7 (4.17%) Apache Solr
7 7 (4.17%) Apache Spark
7 7 (4.17%) Jetty
7 7 (4.17%) OpenStack
7 7 (4.17%) Tomcat
7 7 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (3.57%) IIS
9 4 (2.38%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.79%) CMS
10 3 (1.79%) SAS
11 2 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.19%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (2.98%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.98%) MS Office
1 5 (2.98%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.79%) SPSS
2 3 (1.79%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 5 (2.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.38%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.38%) GitHub
4 3 (1.79%) Dropbox
4 3 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.79%) HTTP
1 3 (1.79%) NFC
1 3 (1.79%) Skype
2 2 (1.19%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) FTP
3 1 (0.60%) SSH
3 1 (0.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (63.10%) MySQL
2 25 (14.88%) MongoDB
3 17 (10.12%) SQL Server
4 11 (6.55%) Big Data
5 8 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (4.17%) Couchbase
6 7 (4.17%) Hadoop
6 7 (4.17%) Redis
6 7 (4.17%) Riak
7 3 (1.79%) MS Access
7 3 (1.79%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.79%) phpMyAdmin
8 1 (0.60%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.60%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 55 (32.74%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.95%) Grunt
2 10 (5.95%) gulp
3 9 (5.36%) Subversion
3 9 (5.36%) Vagrant
4 8 (4.76%) Redmine
5 6 (3.57%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.98%) JUnit
7 4 (2.38%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.38%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.38%) JIRA
7 4 (2.38%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.79%) Mockito
8 3 (1.79%) PhantomJS
8 3 (1.79%) PhpStorm
8 3 (1.79%) Selenium
9 2 (1.19%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.60%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.60%) Mercurial
General
1 21 (12.50%) Finance
2 14 (8.33%) Retail
3 10 (5.95%) Marketing
4 7 (4.17%) Publishing
4 7 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.57%) Advertising
6 5 (2.98%) Electronics
6 5 (2.98%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.60%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.60%) Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 151 (89.88%) Developer
2 72 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 31 (18.45%) Full Stack Developer
4 28 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 24 (14.29%) Web Developer
6 11 (6.55%) Drupal Developer
6 11 (6.55%) Java Developer
7 10 (5.95%) iOS Developer
7 10 (5.95%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (5.36%) PHP Web Developer
9 8 (4.76%) Software Developer
10 7 (4.17%) Architect
10 7 (4.17%) Junior
10 7 (4.17%) Junior Developer
10 7 (4.17%) MySQL Developer
10 7 (4.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 7 (4.17%) Senior PHP Developer
11 6 (3.57%) Product Developer
11 6 (3.57%) Senior Architect
11 6 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (67.86%) HTML
2 107 (63.69%) CSS
3 50 (29.76%) jQuery
4 36 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 36 (21.43%) LAMP
5 32 (19.05%) HTML5
6 29 (17.26%) Symfony
7 28 (16.67%) REST
8 26 (15.48%) RESTful
9 21 (12.50%) Laravel
10 20 (11.90%) CSS3
11 19 (11.31%) Web Services
12 17 (10.12%) .NET
13 14 (8.33%) React
14 13 (7.74%) JSON
14 13 (7.74%) XML
15 11 (6.55%) Sass
16 9 (5.36%) CakePHP
17 8 (4.76%) Node.js
17 8 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (4.76%) User Experience
2 6 (3.57%) N-Tier
3 4 (2.38%) Augmented Reality
3 4 (2.38%) e-Learning
3 4 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.79%) W3C
5 2 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.19%) Social Network
6 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.60%) e-Health
6 1 (0.60%) Kindle
6 1 (0.60%) mHealth
6 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 43 (25.60%) Linux
2 15 (8.93%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.76%) Windows
4 5 (2.98%) Android
5 3 (1.79%) Unix
6 2 (1.19%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.60%) CentOS
7 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (36.31%) Web Development
3 33 (19.64%) MVC
4 31 (18.45%) Scrum
5 29 (17.26%) OOP
6 28 (16.67%) TDD
7 26 (15.48%) OO
8 20 (11.90%) Kanban
9 16 (9.52%) BDD
10 15 (8.93%) OOD
10 15 (8.93%) Software Engineering
11 14 (8.33%) iOS Development
12 12 (7.14%) Migration
12 12 (7.14%) Open Source
13 11 (6.55%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (5.95%) ITIL
15 9 (5.36%) Mentoring
16 8 (4.76%) Coaching
16 8 (4.76%) UML
17 7 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 104 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 41 (24.40%) Java
3 26 (15.48%) C#
4 22 (13.10%) Python
5 15 (8.93%) C
6 13 (7.74%) Apple Swift
7 12 (7.14%) C++
7 12 (7.14%) Objective-C
8 9 (5.36%) Bash Shell
8 9 (5.36%) Perl
9 8 (4.76%) PHP 5
10 7 (4.17%) Go
10 7 (4.17%) SQL
10 7 (4.17%) VBA
11 3 (1.79%) Clojure
11 3 (1.79%) Ruby
12 1 (0.60%) Delphi
12 1 (0.60%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.60%) Pascal
12 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (2.98%) Degree
2 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.79%) QA
1 3 (1.79%) WCAG
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Docker
1 1 (0.60%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (10.12%) Ansible
2 8 (4.76%) Puppet
3 7 (4.17%) Kibana
3 7 (4.17%) logstash
3 7 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.17%) Salt
4 3 (1.79%) cPanel
5 1 (0.60%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (6.55%) Oracle
2 7 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.57%) Zend
4 5 (2.98%) SAP
5 4 (2.38%) Adobe
5 4 (2.38%) IBM
5 4 (2.38%) Nokia
6 3 (1.79%) Perforce
7 2 (1.19%) Panasonic
8 1 (0.60%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000.0000 - £35000.0000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol
Novate IT
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits & training
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + outstanding benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 36 days holiday + more
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
FRG Technology Consulting
Posted: 10 days ago