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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead PHP Developer
Rank 826 806 831
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead PHP Developer 73 67 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.063% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.067% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 65 64 55
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £37,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Lead PHP Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead PHP Developer
Top 29 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 29 August 2014. 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 -27 73 £50,000 -9.09% 6
London +3 44 £55,750 +1.36% 3
Yorkshire -36 10 £45,000 +20.00%
West Yorkshire - 10 £45,000 -
Leeds - 10 £45,000 -
North West - 8 £40,000 - 1
South East -24 7 £42,500 -29.16%
Manchester - 7 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £42,500 -
South West -21 3 £35,500 -21.11%
Oxfordshire 0 2 £42,500 -29.16%
Somerset -19 2 £35,500 -5.33%
Wigan - 2 £47,500 -
Bath - 2 £35,500 -
City of London -5 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Surrey -11 1 £30,000 -50.00%
West Midlands -11 1 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Banbury - 1 £42,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £30,000 -
Bristol - 1 £45,000 -
Faringdon - 1 £40,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £42,500 -
Oxford - 1 £42,500 -
Reading - 1 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Lichfield - 1 £47,500 - 1
Liverpool - 1 £30,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £47,500 - 1

Lead PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 186 (100.00%) PHP
2 129 (69.35%) MySQL
3 119 (63.98%) HTML
4 116 (62.37%) CSS
5 114 (61.29%) JavaScript
6 94 (50.54%) MVC
7 83 (44.62%) jQuery
8 78 (41.94%) Linux
9 75 (40.32%) Symfony
10 70 (37.63%) Zend
11 62 (33.33%) PHP5
12 59 (31.72%) OOP
12 59 (31.72%) OO
13 55 (29.57%) LAMP
14 48 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
15 46 (24.73%) TDD
16 36 (19.35%) Apache
16 36 (19.35%) SQL
17 34 (18.28%) Subversion
18 33 (17.74%) Web Development
19 31 (16.67%) Web Services
20 30 (16.13%) Git (software)
20 30 (16.13%) HTML5
21 28 (15.05%) OO PHP
21 28 (15.05%) Zend Framework
22 26 (13.98%) E-Commerce
23 25 (13.44%) CakePHP
23 25 (13.44%) CSS3
24 23 (12.37%) Open Source
24 23 (12.37%) Scrum

Lead PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 36 (19.35%) Apache
2 20 (10.75%) Drupal
3 13 (6.99%) CMS
4 11 (5.91%) WordPress
5 9 (4.84%) nginx
6 7 (3.76%) Node.js
7 5 (2.69%) Confluence
8 3 (1.61%) IIS
9 2 (1.08%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (5.91%) Magento
2 4 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.14%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (4.84%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.15%) SaaS
4 3 (1.61%) GitHub
5 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.84%) Internet
2 8 (4.30%) HTTP
3 7 (3.76%) SSH
4 5 (2.69%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.15%) DNS
6 3 (1.61%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (69.35%) MySQL
2 13 (6.99%) MongoDB
3 11 (5.91%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.76%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.69%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.61%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.61%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.61%) Big Data
7 2 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.54%) Redis
8 1 (0.54%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 34 (18.28%) Subversion
2 30 (16.13%) Git (software)
3 20 (10.75%) PHPUnit
4 12 (6.45%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.69%) JIRA
6 3 (1.61%) Behat
7 2 (1.08%) PEAR
7 2 (1.08%) Trac
7 2 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.08%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.54%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.54%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.54%) Xdebug
General
1 11 (5.91%) Finance
2 7 (3.76%) Back Office
3 6 (3.23%) Automotive
3 6 (3.23%) Legal
3 6 (3.23%) Marketing
4 3 (1.61%) Advertising
5 2 (1.08%) Banking
6 1 (0.54%) Retail
6 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (63.98%) HTML
2 116 (62.37%) CSS
3 83 (44.62%) jQuery
4 75 (40.32%) Symfony
5 55 (29.57%) LAMP
6 31 (16.67%) Web Services
7 30 (16.13%) HTML5
8 28 (15.05%) Zend Framework
9 25 (13.44%) CakePHP
9 25 (13.44%) CSS3
10 22 (11.83%) XML
11 19 (10.22%) CodeIgniter
11 19 (10.22%) XHTML
12 18 (9.68%) REST
13 13 (6.99%) Ajax
14 12 (6.45%) JSON
14 12 (6.45%) Yii
15 11 (5.91%) Laravel
16 10 (5.38%) SOAP
17 8 (4.30%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.37%) Open Source
2 15 (8.06%) Mobile App
3 13 (6.99%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.69%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.61%) Social Media
6 2 (1.08%) BBC
6 2 (1.08%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.54%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.54%) NHS
7 1 (0.54%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 78 (41.94%) Linux
2 17 (9.14%) Android
3 11 (5.91%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.30%) Windows
5 6 (3.23%) CentOS
6 3 (1.61%) UNIX
7 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (50.54%) MVC
2 59 (31.72%) OOP
2 59 (31.72%) OO
3 48 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (24.73%) TDD
5 33 (17.74%) Web Development
6 28 (15.05%) OO PHP
7 26 (13.98%) E-Commerce
8 23 (12.37%) Scrum
9 15 (8.06%) Project Management
9 15 (8.06%) Unit Testing
10 14 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (6.99%) Software Engineering
12 10 (5.38%) Time Management
13 8 (4.30%) OOA/OOD
13 8 (4.30%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (4.30%) Technical Architecture
14 7 (3.76%) BDD
15 6 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 186 (100.00%) PHP
2 114 (61.29%) JavaScript
3 62 (33.33%) PHP5
4 36 (19.35%) SQL
5 11 (5.91%) Java
6 9 (4.84%) C
7 8 (4.30%) C#
7 8 (4.30%) Ruby
8 7 (3.76%) C++
8 7 (3.76%) Python
9 6 (3.23%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.08%) Perl
11 1 (0.54%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.54%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 18 (9.68%) Degree
2 4 (2.15%) PhD
2 4 (2.15%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.69%) YUM
2 4 (2.15%) Puppet
2 4 (2.15%) Vagrant
2 4 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 70 (37.63%) Zend
2 6 (3.23%) Google
3 5 (2.69%) Atlassian
3 5 (2.69%) Red Hat
3 5 (2.69%) Facebook
3 5 (2.69%) Rackspace
4 4 (2.15%) Spiceworks
5 3 (1.61%) Yahoo!
5 3 (1.61%) Twitter
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle
6 2 (1.08%) Adobe
7 1 (0.54%) SAP
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