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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead PHP Developer
Rank 806 772 758
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead PHP Developer 52 95 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.091% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.096% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 50 88 107
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -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
98061 98558 99490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80635 79397 83728
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 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 March 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 March 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 -24 52 £52,500 +5.00% 19
South East -6 21 £53,750 +26.47% 4
London -18 15 £52,500 -8.69% 6
Hampshire -2 8 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Southampton -8 7 £55,000 +37.50%
West Midlands - 7 £37,500 - 2
Surrey 0 6 £59,000 +62.75%
Leatherhead - 5 £59,000 -
South West -25 4 £38,250 +9.28% 4
Warwickshire - 4 £37,500 - 1
East Sussex - 4 £35,000 - 1
Brighton - 4 £35,000 - 1
City of London -2 3 £65,000 +6.12% 2
North West -24 3 £35,000 -28.20% 2
Staffordshire - 3 £52,500 -
Stafford - 3 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire +11 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Manchester -7 2 £35,000 -32.03% 1
Gloucestershire -10 2 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Faringdon - 2 £40,000 -
Exeter +13 1 £30,000 -24.05%
Westminster +11 1 £65,000 +85.71%
Buckinghamshire +4 1 £40,000 -13.51%
Devon -1 1 £30,000 -24.05%
Cheshire -4 1 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Cheltenham -5 1 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Bristol -9 1 £31,500 -3.07%
Camberley - 1 £42,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £55,000 - 1

Lead PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 124 (100.00%) PHP
2 83 (66.94%) HTML
3 82 (66.13%) JavaScript
4 81 (65.32%) CSS
5 70 (56.45%) MySQL
6 55 (44.35%) OO
6 55 (44.35%) Symfony
7 54 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (39.52%) MVC
9 48 (38.71%) jQuery
10 36 (29.03%) HTML5
11 35 (28.23%) Git (software)
12 34 (27.42%) TDD
13 32 (25.81%) Zend
14 31 (25.00%) Linux
15 29 (23.39%) LAMP
15 29 (23.39%) OO PHP
16 27 (21.77%) PHP5
17 26 (20.97%) REST
18 23 (18.55%) Python
19 21 (16.94%) CSS3
20 20 (16.13%) OOP
21 19 (15.32%) Open Source
22 18 (14.52%) NoSQL
22 18 (14.52%) Laravel
22 18 (14.52%) Mentoring
22 18 (14.52%) SOAP
22 18 (14.52%) RESTful
23 16 (12.90%) Redis
23 16 (12.90%) Ruby

Lead PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 13 (10.48%) WordPress
2 11 (8.87%) Node.js
3 10 (8.06%) CMS
4 9 (7.26%) Apache
5 6 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (4.03%) ExpressionEngine
7 4 (3.23%) Drupal
8 3 (2.42%) Moodle
9 2 (1.61%) nginx
9 2 (1.61%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.81%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) VoIP
1 3 (2.42%) LDAP
2 2 (1.61%) HTTP
2 2 (1.61%) DNS
2 2 (1.61%) SSL
3 1 (0.81%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (56.45%) MySQL
2 18 (14.52%) NoSQL
3 16 (12.90%) Redis
4 15 (12.10%) MongoDB
5 8 (6.45%) Big Data
6 5 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.42%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.81%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.81%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 35 (28.23%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.48%) PHPUnit
3 10 (8.06%) Subversion
4 8 (6.45%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.03%) Mercurial
5 5 (4.03%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (2.42%) Behat
7 2 (1.61%) JIRA
7 2 (1.61%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.81%) Grunt
8 1 (0.81%) Bower
8 1 (0.81%) Selenium
8 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (6.45%) Advertising
2 7 (5.65%) Marketing
3 6 (4.84%) Finance
4 5 (4.03%) Retail
5 3 (2.42%) Music Industry
5 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.61%) Law
7 1 (0.81%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Publishing
7 1 (0.81%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (66.94%) HTML
2 81 (65.32%) CSS
3 55 (44.35%) Symfony
4 48 (38.71%) jQuery
5 36 (29.03%) HTML5
6 29 (23.39%) LAMP
7 26 (20.97%) REST
8 21 (16.94%) CSS3
9 18 (14.52%) Laravel
9 18 (14.52%) SOAP
9 18 (14.52%) RESTful
10 15 (12.10%) Web Services
10 15 (12.10%) XML
11 14 (11.29%) JSON
11 14 (11.29%) AngularJS
12 12 (9.68%) Backbone.js
12 12 (9.68%) Sass
13 11 (8.87%) Ajax
14 8 (6.45%) CodeIgniter
14 8 (6.45%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.32%) Open Source
2 7 (5.65%) Social Network
3 6 (4.84%) Digital Media
3 6 (4.84%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.42%) User Experience
5 3 (2.42%) Clustering
5 3 (2.42%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.61%) W3C
7 1 (0.81%) Social Media
7 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.00%) Linux
2 9 (7.26%) Android
2 9 (7.26%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.03%) CentOS
3 5 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.42%) UNIX
5 2 (1.61%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (44.35%) OO
2 54 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (39.52%) MVC
4 34 (27.42%) TDD
5 29 (23.39%) OO PHP
6 20 (16.13%) OOP
7 18 (14.52%) Mentoring
8 16 (12.90%) Web Development
9 15 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (11.29%) Software Engineering
11 10 (8.06%) E-Commerce
12 9 (7.26%) DevOps
13 8 (6.45%) Analytics
13 8 (6.45%) Web Analytics
14 7 (5.65%) BDD
15 6 (4.84%) Unit Testing
15 6 (4.84%) Scrum
16 5 (4.03%) Workflow
16 5 (4.03%) Use Case
16 5 (4.03%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 124 (100.00%) PHP
2 82 (66.13%) JavaScript
3 27 (21.77%) PHP5
4 23 (18.55%) Python
5 16 (12.90%) Ruby
6 11 (8.87%) SQL
7 8 (6.45%) Perl
8 2 (1.61%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.61%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.81%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.81%) Java
9 1 (0.81%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.23%) Degree
2 3 (2.42%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.03%) QA
System Software
1 13 (10.48%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 32 (25.81%) Zend
2 6 (4.84%) Twitter
3 5 (4.03%) Appcelerator
4 3 (2.42%) Facebook
5 2 (1.61%) Oracle
5 2 (1.61%) SAP
6 1 (0.81%) Rackspace
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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Warwickshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
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