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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead PHP Developer
Rank 814 805 843
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead PHP Developer 73 68 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.064% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.068% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 64 63 53
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £38,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%

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
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -13 73 £50,000 -9.09% 7
London -5 47 £56,500 +2.72% 3
Yorkshire -32 8 £45,000 +20.00%
West Yorkshire - 8 £45,000 -
Leeds - 8 £45,000 -
South East -27 7 £42,500 -15.00% 1
North West -11 6 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Manchester - 5 £45,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 5 £42,500 -
South West -23 4 £35,500 -21.11%
Milton Keynes - 4 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire +6 2 £42,500 -22.72% 1
City of London -3 2 £60,000 +11.62% 2
Somerset -17 2 £35,500 -5.33%
Bath - 2 £35,500 -
Bristol - 2 £40,000 -
Oxford +11 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Liverpool +7 1 £30,000 -40.00%
Merseyside +6 1 £30,000 -40.00%
Reading +1 1 £42,500 -2.29%
Berkshire -1 1 £42,500 -17.87%
Surrey -6 1 £30,000 -50.00%
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 - 1
Wigan - 1 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Banbury - 1 £42,500 -
Lichfield - 1 £47,500 - 1
Faringdon - 1 £40,000 - 1
High Wycombe - 1 £42,500 -

Lead PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 180 (100.00%) PHP
2 125 (69.44%) MySQL
3 112 (62.22%) HTML
4 109 (60.56%) CSS
5 106 (58.89%) JavaScript
6 90 (50.00%) MVC
7 87 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
8 76 (42.22%) Symfony
9 74 (41.11%) jQuery
10 73 (40.56%) Linux
11 67 (37.22%) Zend
12 59 (32.78%) OOP
13 57 (31.67%) PHP5
14 55 (30.56%) OO
15 51 (28.33%) TDD
15 51 (28.33%) LAMP
16 37 (20.56%) SQL
17 35 (19.44%) Apache
18 32 (17.78%) Subversion
19 31 (17.22%) Web Services
20 30 (16.67%) HTML5
21 29 (16.11%) OO PHP
21 29 (16.11%) Zend Framework
21 29 (16.11%) Web Development
22 28 (15.56%) E-Commerce
23 27 (15.00%) Git (software)
24 23 (12.78%) Mentoring
24 23 (12.78%) XML
25 22 (12.22%) Scrum
26 21 (11.67%) Open Source

Lead PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 35 (19.44%) Apache
2 17 (9.44%) Drupal
3 12 (6.67%) CMS
4 9 (5.00%) nginx
4 9 (5.00%) WordPress
5 7 (3.89%) Node.js
6 5 (2.78%) Confluence
7 3 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.67%) IIS
8 2 (1.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (7.22%) Magento
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.44%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (5.00%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.78%) SaaS
4 3 (1.67%) GitHub
5 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.44%) HTTP
2 7 (3.89%) SSH
3 6 (3.33%) Internet
4 5 (2.78%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.22%) DNS
6 3 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.67%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (69.44%) MySQL
2 14 (7.78%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.89%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (2.22%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.22%) Big Data
7 3 (1.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.11%) Redis
9 1 (0.56%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 32 (17.78%) Subversion
2 27 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 20 (11.11%) PHPUnit
4 12 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.78%) JIRA
6 3 (1.67%) Behat
7 2 (1.11%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.11%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.11%) PEAR
7 2 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.11%) Trac
8 1 (0.56%) Xdebug
8 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.56%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (7.22%) Finance
2 9 (5.00%) Marketing
3 6 (3.33%) Back Office
3 6 (3.33%) Automotive
3 6 (3.33%) Legal
4 5 (2.78%) Advertising
5 2 (1.11%) Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (62.22%) HTML
2 109 (60.56%) CSS
3 76 (42.22%) Symfony
4 74 (41.11%) jQuery
5 51 (28.33%) LAMP
6 31 (17.22%) Web Services
7 30 (16.67%) HTML5
8 29 (16.11%) Zend Framework
9 23 (12.78%) XML
10 21 (11.67%) CSS3
11 20 (11.11%) REST
11 20 (11.11%) CakePHP
12 18 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
12 18 (10.00%) XHTML
13 14 (7.78%) JSON
14 12 (6.67%) SOAP
15 11 (6.11%) Yii
16 10 (5.56%) Ajax
17 9 (5.00%) Backbone.js
17 9 (5.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.67%) Open Source
2 14 (7.78%) Mobile App
3 12 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.33%) User Experience
5 5 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.78%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.11%) BBC
6 2 (1.11%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.11%) Social Media
7 1 (0.56%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.56%) NHS
7 1 (0.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 73 (40.56%) Linux
2 15 (8.33%) Android
3 9 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.89%) CentOS
5 5 (2.78%) Windows
6 2 (1.11%) UNIX
6 2 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (50.00%) MVC
2 87 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (32.78%) OOP
4 55 (30.56%) OO
5 51 (28.33%) TDD
6 29 (16.11%) OO PHP
6 29 (16.11%) Web Development
7 28 (15.56%) E-Commerce
8 23 (12.78%) Mentoring
9 22 (12.22%) Scrum
10 16 (8.89%) Unit Testing
10 16 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (7.78%) Software Engineering
12 13 (7.22%) Project Management
13 10 (5.56%) Time Management
14 9 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
15 8 (4.44%) OOA/OOD
16 7 (3.89%) Responsive Web Design
16 7 (3.89%) BDD
17 6 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 180 (100.00%) PHP
2 106 (58.89%) JavaScript
3 57 (31.67%) PHP5
4 37 (20.56%) SQL
5 11 (6.11%) Java
6 9 (5.00%) C
7 8 (4.44%) Python
7 8 (4.44%) Ruby
8 7 (3.89%) C#
8 7 (3.89%) C++
9 6 (3.33%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.11%) Perl
11 1 (0.56%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.56%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 17 (9.44%) Degree
2 4 (2.22%) PhD
2 4 (2.22%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.78%) YUM
2 4 (2.22%) Puppet
2 4 (2.22%) Vagrant
2 4 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 67 (37.22%) Zend
2 5 (2.78%) Rackspace
2 5 (2.78%) Atlassian
2 5 (2.78%) Red Hat
3 4 (2.22%) Google
4 3 (1.67%) Facebook
4 3 (1.67%) Twitter
4 3 (1.67%) Yahoo!
5 2 (1.11%) Oracle
6 1 (0.56%) Spiceworks
6 1 (0.56%) Adobe
6 1 (0.56%) SAP
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