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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead PHP Developer
Rank 810 828 793
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead PHP Developer 88 105 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.087% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.092% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 77 95 83
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%

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
104684 113642 104161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.51% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 86404 93317 86694
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 87 £52,500 +5.00% 8
London -16 38 £60,000 +20.00% 6
City of London +47 19 £65,000 +30.00% 3
South East +31 18 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Yorkshire +11 11 £28,750 -36.11%
Hampshire - 11 £57,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +8 10 £27,500 -38.88%
Leeds +10 9 £27,500 -38.88%
Bristol -5 9 £55,000 +4.76%
South West -8 9 £55,000 +4.76%
Basingstoke - 6 £60,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £52,500 -
East of England +11 4 £45,000 -
Berkshire +5 4 £52,500 +16.66%
Warwickshire - 4 £48,750 -
Reading - 4 £52,500 -
Southampton - 4 £44,000 - 1
Rickmansworth - 3 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
North West +6 2 £42,500 +8.97% 1
Lancashire - 2 £42,500 -
Lancaster - 2 £42,500 -
Surrey +13 1 £60,000 +71.42%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £42,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £65,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £42,000 -
Norwich - 1 £45,000 -
Brighton - 1 £65,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -

Lead PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 150 (100.00%) PHP
2 96 (64.00%) JavaScript
3 94 (62.67%) HTML
4 81 (54.00%) MySQL
5 78 (52.00%) CSS
6 65 (43.33%) Symfony
7 61 (40.67%) OO
8 55 (36.67%) HTML5
9 51 (34.00%) jQuery
10 50 (33.33%) Linux
11 48 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (30.00%) MVC
13 42 (28.00%) Git (software)
14 38 (25.33%) Zend
14 38 (25.33%) OO PHP
15 36 (24.00%) REST
15 36 (24.00%) LAMP
16 34 (22.67%) CSS3
17 32 (21.33%) TDD
17 32 (21.33%) PHPUnit
18 28 (18.67%) Web Development
19 27 (18.00%) Mentoring
20 24 (16.00%) Open Source
21 21 (14.00%) Apache
22 19 (12.67%) Marketing
22 19 (12.67%) XML
23 18 (12.00%) OOP
23 18 (12.00%) Web Services
24 17 (11.33%) E-Commerce
24 17 (11.33%) Grunt

Lead PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 21 (14.00%) Apache
2 17 (11.33%) Node.js
3 10 (6.67%) WordPress
4 6 (4.00%) Drupal
5 4 (2.67%) Moodle
6 2 (1.33%) nginx
6 2 (1.33%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.33%) CMS
7 1 (0.67%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.67%) SaaS
2 1 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.00%) VoIP
1 6 (4.00%) VPN
2 4 (2.67%) LDAP
3 3 (2.00%) Internet
4 1 (0.67%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (54.00%) MySQL
2 11 (7.33%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.67%) NoSQL
3 7 (4.67%) Redis
3 7 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.33%) Big Data
5 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 42 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 32 (21.33%) PHPUnit
3 17 (11.33%) Grunt
4 16 (10.67%) Bower
4 16 (10.67%) Subversion
5 15 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.00%) Selenium
6 6 (4.00%) Behat
7 4 (2.67%) gulp
8 3 (2.00%) JIRA
9 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.67%) Bitbucket
General
1 19 (12.67%) Marketing
2 15 (10.00%) Finance
3 9 (6.00%) Advertising
4 6 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.33%) Law
6 1 (0.67%) Publishing
6 1 (0.67%) Retail
6 1 (0.67%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (62.67%) HTML
2 78 (52.00%) CSS
3 65 (43.33%) Symfony
4 55 (36.67%) HTML5
5 51 (34.00%) jQuery
6 36 (24.00%) REST
6 36 (24.00%) LAMP
7 34 (22.67%) CSS3
8 19 (12.67%) XML
9 18 (12.00%) Web Services
10 16 (10.67%) Laravel
10 16 (10.67%) AngularJS
11 15 (10.00%) RESTful
11 15 (10.00%) Doctrine
12 13 (8.67%) Sass
13 11 (7.33%) Express
14 10 (6.67%) Ajax
14 10 (6.67%) SOAP
15 9 (6.00%) CakePHP
16 8 (5.33%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.00%) Clustering
2 5 (3.33%) E-Learning
2 5 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (3.33%) Social Media
3 4 (2.67%) Social Network
4 2 (1.33%) User Experience
5 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.67%) W3C
5 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.67%) Replication
5 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 50 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (2.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (40.67%) OO
2 48 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (30.00%) MVC
4 38 (25.33%) OO PHP
5 32 (21.33%) TDD
6 28 (18.67%) Web Development
7 27 (18.00%) Mentoring
8 24 (16.00%) Open Source
9 18 (12.00%) OOP
10 17 (11.33%) E-Commerce
11 15 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (10.00%) BDD
12 14 (9.33%) Web Application Development
12 14 (9.33%) Unit Testing
13 12 (8.00%) Scrum
14 11 (7.33%) Software Engineering
15 10 (6.67%) Automated Testing
15 10 (6.67%) XML Parsing
16 8 (5.33%) Test Automation
16 8 (5.33%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 150 (100.00%) PHP
2 96 (64.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (8.67%) Python
3 13 (8.67%) Ruby
4 10 (6.67%) Perl
5 8 (5.33%) SQL
6 7 (4.67%) PHP5
7 3 (2.00%) Java
8 1 (0.67%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.67%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (0.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.33%) Varnish
2 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (5.33%) Puppet
1 8 (5.33%) Vagrant
2 7 (4.67%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 38 (25.33%) Zend
2 11 (7.33%) Rackspace
3 5 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.33%) Twitter
4 2 (1.33%) Oracle
5 1 (0.67%) SAP
5 1 (0.67%) Facebook
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