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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead PHP Developer
Rank 865 837 814
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead PHP Developer 34 73 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.063% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.066% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 32 65 64
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,650 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,900 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.76% -

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
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015 within the UK.

Lead PHP Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead PHP Developer
Top 28 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 1 September 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 -17 34 £51,250 +2.50% 4
London -27 16 £60,000 +7.62% 1
South East +9 7 £50,000 +17.64%
North West -2 4 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Warrington - 4 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £47,000 -
City of London +34 3 £65,000 +8.33%
Southampton - 3 £44,000 -
Northampton - 3 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
Yorkshire 0 2 £37,000 -17.77%
East of England - 2 £48,750 -
Surrey +8 1 £67,500 +125.00%
Leeds -2 1 £42,500 -5.55%
West Yorkshire -2 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Milton Keynes -16 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Buckinghamshire -23 1 £50,000 +17.64%
East Sussex - 1 £65,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £55,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £31,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £52,500 -
Brighton - 1 £65,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £31,500 -
Norwich - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £52,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £45,000 -

Lead PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 133 (100.00%) PHP
2 83 (62.41%) JavaScript
3 82 (61.65%) MySQL
4 78 (58.65%) HTML
5 63 (47.37%) Symfony
6 58 (43.61%) CSS
7 48 (36.09%) OO
8 46 (34.59%) HTML5
9 43 (32.33%) Linux
10 39 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (29.32%) MVC
10 39 (29.32%) jQuery
10 39 (29.32%) Git (software)
11 36 (27.07%) Zend
12 32 (24.06%) LAMP
13 31 (23.31%) OO PHP
14 30 (22.56%) REST
15 27 (20.30%) CSS3
16 26 (19.55%) PHPUnit
17 24 (18.05%) Marketing
17 24 (18.05%) TDD
18 22 (16.54%) Mentoring
19 21 (15.79%) XML
19 21 (15.79%) Web Development
20 20 (15.04%) Subversion
20 20 (15.04%) Grunt
21 19 (14.29%) Finance
22 18 (13.53%) Apache
23 17 (12.78%) Node.js
24 16 (12.03%) BDD

Lead PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 18 (13.53%) Apache
2 17 (12.78%) Node.js
3 11 (8.27%) WordPress
4 10 (7.52%) Drupal
5 6 (4.51%) CMS
6 4 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.50%) nginx
7 2 (1.50%) Moodle
8 1 (0.75%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.75%) Tornado
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.26%) VPN
2 5 (3.76%) Internet
3 4 (3.01%) SSH
3 4 (3.01%) PuTTY
4 3 (2.26%) VoIP
5 2 (1.50%) LDAP
6 1 (0.75%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (61.65%) MySQL
2 5 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (3.76%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.01%) Redis
4 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (29.32%) Git (software)
2 26 (19.55%) PHPUnit
3 20 (15.04%) Subversion
3 20 (15.04%) Grunt
4 15 (11.28%) Bower
5 13 (9.77%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.76%) Selenium
6 5 (3.76%) Behat
7 4 (3.01%) gulp
8 1 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 24 (18.05%) Marketing
2 19 (14.29%) Finance
3 8 (6.02%) Advertising
4 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (58.65%) HTML
2 63 (47.37%) Symfony
3 58 (43.61%) CSS
4 46 (34.59%) HTML5
5 39 (29.32%) jQuery
6 32 (24.06%) LAMP
7 30 (22.56%) REST
8 27 (20.30%) CSS3
9 21 (15.79%) XML
10 16 (12.03%) Web Services
11 15 (11.28%) Laravel
12 14 (10.53%) AngularJS
12 14 (10.53%) Doctrine
13 13 (9.77%) Sass
14 12 (9.02%) RESTful
15 10 (7.52%) CakePHP
15 10 (7.52%) Express
16 8 (6.02%) Alternative PHP Cache
16 8 (6.02%) Ajax
17 7 (5.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.76%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.01%) Social Media
2 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.26%) Clustering
3 3 (2.26%) E-Learning
4 2 (1.50%) User Experience
5 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.75%) W3C
5 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.75%) Replication
5 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 43 (32.33%) Linux
2 2 (1.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (36.09%) OO
2 39 (29.32%) MVC
2 39 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (23.31%) OO PHP
4 24 (18.05%) TDD
5 22 (16.54%) Mentoring
6 21 (15.79%) Web Development
7 16 (12.03%) BDD
7 16 (12.03%) Web Application Development
7 16 (12.03%) OOP
8 15 (11.28%) E-Commerce
8 15 (11.28%) Open Source
8 15 (11.28%) Unit Testing
9 11 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (7.52%) Project Planning
10 10 (7.52%) Automated Testing
10 10 (7.52%) Scrum
10 10 (7.52%) XML Parsing
11 8 (6.02%) API Development
11 8 (6.02%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 133 (100.00%) PHP
2 83 (62.41%) JavaScript
3 9 (6.77%) PHP5
4 8 (6.02%) Python
5 7 (5.26%) Ruby
5 7 (5.26%) SQL
6 5 (3.76%) Perl
7 4 (3.01%) Java
8 1 (0.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (0.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.76%) Varnish
2 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (6.77%) Puppet
1 9 (6.77%) Vagrant
2 8 (6.02%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 36 (27.07%) Zend
2 10 (7.52%) Rackspace
3 5 (3.76%) Microsoft
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