The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead PHP Developer
Rank 793 814 784
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead PHP Developer 79 110 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.093% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.098% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 75 103 88
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104076 112022 103310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85215 91280 86022
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Lead PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead PHP Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead PHP Developer
Salary Trend

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

Lead PHP Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Lead PHP Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead PHP Developer over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 within the UK.

Lead PHP Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead PHP Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead PHP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 78 £52,500 +5.00% 27
South East +33 26 £52,500 +31.25% 3
London -30 22 £60,000 +14.28% 10
Hampshire - 13 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands - 12 £52,500 -
Basingstoke - 10 £60,000 - 1
City of London +29 8 £65,000 +30.00% 4
South West -8 8 £52,500 - 3
Reading - 7 £52,500 - 1
Berkshire - 7 £52,500 - 1
Bristol +3 6 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Stafford - 6 £52,500 -
Warwickshire - 6 £37,500 -
Staffordshire - 6 £52,500 -
West Yorkshire +13 5 £30,000 -28.57% 2
Yorkshire +10 5 £30,000 -28.57% 2
Leeds +9 5 £30,000 -26.82% 1
East of England +18 4 £46,250 +2.77%
Hertfordshire - 4 £46,250 -
Rickmansworth - 4 £46,250 -
East Sussex - 4 £35,000 -
Brighton - 4 £35,000 -
Southampton - 3 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire -16 2 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +23 1 £59,000 +136.00% 1
Manchester +11 1 £35,000 +25.00% 2
Cheltenham +2 1 £45,000 - 1
North West -4 1 £35,000 -12.50% 9
Scotland - 1 - - 1
Glasgow - 1 - - 1

Lead PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Lead PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead PHP Developer in their job title.

1 135 (100.00%) PHP
2 89 (65.93%) HTML
3 87 (64.44%) JavaScript
4 76 (56.30%) CSS
5 75 (55.56%) MySQL
6 63 (46.67%) OO
7 59 (43.70%) Symfony
8 51 (37.78%) jQuery
9 46 (34.07%) Linux
9 46 (34.07%) HTML5
10 45 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 44 (32.59%) MVC
12 39 (28.89%) REST
13 38 (28.15%) LAMP
14 37 (27.41%) Git (software)
14 37 (27.41%) OO PHP
15 33 (24.44%) Zend
16 32 (23.70%) TDD
17 29 (21.48%) PHPUnit
18 28 (20.74%) CSS3
19 25 (18.52%) Web Development
20 24 (17.78%) Mentoring
21 23 (17.04%) Open Source
22 22 (16.30%) Laravel
23 21 (15.56%) XML
24 19 (14.07%) OOP
25 18 (13.33%) Web Services
25 18 (13.33%) Ruby
25 18 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
26 17 (12.59%) Apache

Lead PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Lead PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (12.59%) Apache
2 13 (9.63%) Node.js
3 11 (8.15%) WordPress
4 5 (3.70%) CMS
5 4 (2.96%) Moodle
6 3 (2.22%) ExpressionEngine
6 3 (2.22%) Drupal
7 2 (1.48%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.74%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.74%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.22%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.44%) VoIP
2 5 (3.70%) VPN
3 4 (2.96%) LDAP
4 2 (1.48%) Internet
5 1 (0.74%) NFC
5 1 (0.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (55.56%) MySQL
2 15 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 14 (10.37%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (5.93%) Redis
5 8 (5.93%) Big Data
6 4 (2.96%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.22%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.74%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.74%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 37 (27.41%) Git (software)
2 29 (21.48%) PHPUnit
3 14 (10.37%) Jenkins
4 11 (8.15%) Grunt
4 11 (8.15%) Subversion
5 10 (7.41%) Bower
6 3 (2.22%) JIRA
6 3 (2.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (2.22%) Behat
7 2 (1.48%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.74%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.74%) Selenium
8 1 (0.74%) Mercurial
General
1 12 (8.89%) Finance
2 7 (5.19%) Advertising
3 6 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.70%) Marketing
5 3 (2.22%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.48%) Retail
6 2 (1.48%) Law
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.74%) Publishing
7 1 (0.74%) Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (65.93%) HTML
2 76 (56.30%) CSS
3 59 (43.70%) Symfony
4 51 (37.78%) jQuery
5 46 (34.07%) HTML5
6 39 (28.89%) REST
7 38 (28.15%) LAMP
8 28 (20.74%) CSS3
9 22 (16.30%) Laravel
10 21 (15.56%) XML
11 18 (13.33%) Web Services
12 15 (11.11%) Doctrine
13 14 (10.37%) RESTful
14 13 (9.63%) AngularJS
14 13 (9.63%) SOAP
15 12 (8.89%) Ajax
16 11 (8.15%) Sass
17 9 (6.67%) Express
18 8 (5.93%) JSON
19 7 (5.19%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.04%) Open Source
2 7 (5.19%) Social Network
3 6 (4.44%) Clustering
4 4 (2.96%) E-Learning
4 4 (2.96%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.96%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.48%) User Experience
5 2 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (34.07%) Linux
2 4 (2.96%) UNIX
3 3 (2.22%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.22%) Android
4 1 (0.74%) CentOS
4 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (46.67%) OO
2 45 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (32.59%) MVC
4 37 (27.41%) OO PHP
5 32 (23.70%) TDD
6 25 (18.52%) Web Development
7 24 (17.78%) Mentoring
8 19 (14.07%) OOP
9 18 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (11.85%) E-Commerce
11 14 (10.37%) Software Engineering
12 13 (9.63%) Unit Testing
13 11 (8.15%) Web Application Development
14 10 (7.41%) Automated Testing
14 10 (7.41%) BDD
15 9 (6.67%) Scrum
16 8 (5.93%) Project Management
16 8 (5.93%) Web Analytics
16 8 (5.93%) Analytics
16 8 (5.93%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 135 (100.00%) PHP
2 87 (64.44%) JavaScript
3 18 (13.33%) Ruby
4 17 (12.59%) Python
5 12 (8.89%) PHP5
6 11 (8.15%) Perl
7 8 (5.93%) SQL
8 3 (2.22%) Java
9 1 (0.74%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.74%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (0.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (4.44%) Capistrano
1 6 (4.44%) Puppet
1 6 (4.44%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 33 (24.44%) Zend
2 9 (6.67%) Rackspace
3 5 (3.70%) Twitter
4 3 (2.22%) Appcelerator
4 3 (2.22%) Facebook
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle
5 2 (1.48%) SAP
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