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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead PHP Developer
Rank 826 779 807
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead PHP Developer 71 111 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.10% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.11% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 64 109 74
Average salary £51,250 £47,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £39,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +25.00%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
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 £26,500 £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 19 December 2014 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 19 December 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 -44 65 £52,500 +10.52% 8
London +8 43 £52,500 +5.00% 2
South East -3 10 £57,000 +42.50% 2
City of London +32 6 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Scotland - 6 £28,000 -
Edinburgh - 6 £28,000 -
Oxfordshire +4 3 £55,000 +25.71% 1
Surrey -6 3 £59,000 +24.21%
South West -6 3 £30,750 -31.66% 2
East of England -17 3 £47,500 +11.76% 1
North West -21 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Leatherhead - 3 £59,000 -
East Midlands +29 2 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Nottinghamshire +10 2 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Nottingham +9 2 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Oxford +4 2 £55,000 +46.66%
Southampton -1 2 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Manchester -24 2 £40,000 -22.33%
Hampshire -32 2 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £47,500 - 1
St Albans - 2 £47,500 -
Brighton - 2 £60,000 -
Bristol - 2 £31,500 - 2
East Sussex - 2 £60,000 -
Merseyside +11 1 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire -10 1 £42,500 -
Devon - 1 £30,000 -
Wigan - 1 £45,000 -
Exeter - 1 £30,000 -
Faringdon - 1 £40,000 - 1

Lead PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 143 (100.00%) PHP
2 104 (72.73%) MySQL
3 97 (67.83%) JavaScript
3 97 (67.83%) HTML
4 92 (64.34%) CSS
5 71 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (48.25%) Symfony
7 64 (44.76%) jQuery
8 61 (42.66%) MVC
9 60 (41.96%) OO
10 57 (39.86%) Zend
11 48 (33.57%) PHP5
12 46 (32.17%) Linux
13 38 (26.57%) TDD
14 34 (23.78%) LAMP
15 31 (21.68%) Git (software)
16 29 (20.28%) Zend Framework
16 29 (20.28%) HTML5
17 27 (18.88%) OOP
17 27 (18.88%) OO PHP
18 25 (17.48%) REST
18 25 (17.48%) XML
18 25 (17.48%) SQL
19 22 (15.38%) Apache
19 22 (15.38%) Mentoring
19 22 (15.38%) Subversion
20 21 (14.69%) Web Services
21 20 (13.99%) Continuous Integration
22 19 (13.29%) Python
23 18 (12.59%) RESTful

Lead PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 22 (15.38%) Apache
2 17 (11.89%) CMS
3 14 (9.79%) WordPress
4 11 (7.69%) Node.js
5 9 (6.29%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (3.50%) ExpressionEngine
6 5 (3.50%) Drupal
7 2 (1.40%) IIS
7 2 (1.40%) Confluence
7 2 (1.40%) nginx
8 1 (0.70%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 15 (10.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.50%) SaaS
2 4 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.40%) FTP
1 2 (1.40%) HTTP
1 2 (1.40%) DNS
1 2 (1.40%) SSL
1 2 (1.40%) SSH
2 1 (0.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (72.73%) MySQL
2 15 (10.49%) Redis
2 15 (10.49%) MongoDB
3 14 (9.79%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.50%) Big Data
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.40%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.70%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.70%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 31 (21.68%) Git (software)
2 22 (15.38%) Subversion
3 14 (9.79%) PHPUnit
4 10 (6.99%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.90%) Webistrano
5 7 (4.90%) Mercurial
6 5 (3.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 4 (2.80%) Behat
8 2 (1.40%) Trac
8 2 (1.40%) PEAR
8 2 (1.40%) JIRA
8 2 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.40%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.40%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (9.79%) Finance
2 12 (8.39%) Marketing
3 11 (7.69%) Advertising
4 6 (4.20%) Legal
5 5 (3.50%) Automotive
5 5 (3.50%) Retail
5 5 (3.50%) Back Office
6 1 (0.70%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (67.83%) HTML
2 92 (64.34%) CSS
3 69 (48.25%) Symfony
4 64 (44.76%) jQuery
5 34 (23.78%) LAMP
6 29 (20.28%) Zend Framework
6 29 (20.28%) HTML5
7 25 (17.48%) REST
7 25 (17.48%) XML
8 21 (14.69%) Web Services
9 18 (12.59%) RESTful
10 17 (11.89%) SOAP
11 15 (10.49%) JSON
11 15 (10.49%) Backbone.js
12 13 (9.09%) CSS3
12 13 (9.09%) Laravel
13 12 (8.39%) Ajax
13 12 (8.39%) XHTML
14 11 (7.69%) AngularJS
15 8 (5.59%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.39%) Open Source
2 9 (6.29%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.20%) Digital Media
4 6 (4.20%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.10%) Social Network
6 2 (1.40%) W3C
6 2 (1.40%) User Experience
7 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 46 (32.17%) Linux
2 12 (8.39%) Android
2 12 (8.39%) Apple iOS
3 7 (4.90%) CentOS
3 7 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.40%) MVS
4 2 (1.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (42.66%) MVC
3 60 (41.96%) OO
4 38 (26.57%) TDD
5 27 (18.88%) OOP
5 27 (18.88%) OO PHP
6 22 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 20 (13.99%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (11.89%) Web Development
9 14 (9.79%) Software Engineering
10 12 (8.39%) Scrum
11 10 (6.99%) E-Commerce
12 9 (6.29%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (6.29%) Time Management
13 8 (5.59%) Coaching
13 8 (5.59%) Unit Testing
14 7 (4.90%) DevOps
14 7 (4.90%) Android Development
14 7 (4.90%) iOS Development
14 7 (4.90%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 143 (100.00%) PHP
2 97 (67.83%) JavaScript
3 48 (33.57%) PHP5
4 25 (17.48%) SQL
5 19 (13.29%) Python
6 10 (6.99%) Ruby
7 4 (2.80%) C
8 3 (2.10%) Perl
8 3 (2.10%) Java
9 2 (1.40%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (1.40%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (7.69%) Degree
2 4 (2.80%) PhD
2 4 (2.80%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.29%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.40%) Webmin
2 1 (0.70%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 57 (39.86%) Zend
2 5 (3.50%) Atlassian
2 5 (3.50%) Appcelerator
3 4 (2.80%) Twitter
4 2 (1.40%) SAP
5 1 (0.70%) Facebook
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