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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead PHP Developer
Rank 831 847 803
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead PHP Developer 66 84 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.071% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.075% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 58 75 78
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £41,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%

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
103565 111265 102717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85635 90958 85091
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 £67,500 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +25 66 £55,000 +10.00% 6
London +1 32 £60,000 +20.00% 2
City of London +25 14 £62,750 +25.50%
South East +34 13 £52,500 +23.52%
Yorkshire -3 8 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Hampshire - 8 £48,750 -
West Yorkshire +9 7 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Leeds -2 6 £27,500 -38.88%
South West -16 5 £55,000 +22.22%
Bristol -20 5 £55,000 +4.76%
Southampton - 4 £44,000 -
Basingstoke - 3 £60,000 -
Berkshire -4 2 £57,500 +27.77%
North West -9 2 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Northampton - 2 £41,250 -
Reading - 2 £57,500 -
Lancaster - 2 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £60,000 -
East of England - 2 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £41,250 -
Lancashire - 2 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £41,250 -
Warwickshire - 2 £60,000 -
Surrey +2 1 £60,000 +71.42%
Milton Keynes -8 1 £42,000 -1.17%
Buckinghamshire -9 1 £42,000 -1.17%
East Sussex - 1 £65,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £31,500 -
Norwich - 1 £45,000 -

Lead PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 142 (100.00%) PHP
2 91 (64.08%) JavaScript
3 86 (60.56%) HTML
4 79 (55.63%) MySQL
5 67 (47.18%) CSS
6 63 (44.37%) Symfony
7 56 (39.44%) OO
8 49 (34.51%) Linux
8 49 (34.51%) HTML5
9 47 (33.10%) jQuery
10 43 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (28.87%) MVC
11 41 (28.87%) Git (software)
12 35 (24.65%) Zend
12 35 (24.65%) LAMP
12 35 (24.65%) OO PHP
13 31 (21.83%) REST
14 30 (21.13%) CSS3
15 28 (19.72%) PHPUnit
16 25 (17.61%) Web Development
16 25 (17.61%) TDD
16 25 (17.61%) Mentoring
17 21 (14.79%) Marketing
17 21 (14.79%) Apache
18 20 (14.08%) Open Source
19 18 (12.68%) Finance
20 17 (11.97%) XML
20 17 (11.97%) Node.js
20 17 (11.97%) Grunt
21 16 (11.27%) Bower

Lead PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (14.79%) Apache
2 17 (11.97%) Node.js
3 8 (5.63%) WordPress
4 6 (4.23%) Drupal
5 4 (2.82%) Moodle
6 3 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.41%) CMS
7 2 (1.41%) nginx
7 2 (1.41%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.70%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.70%) SaaS
2 1 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.93%) VPN
2 6 (4.23%) VoIP
3 4 (2.82%) LDAP
4 3 (2.11%) Internet
5 1 (0.70%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (55.63%) MySQL
2 6 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (3.52%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.52%) Redis
4 4 (2.82%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.11%) Big Data
6 2 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (28.87%) Git (software)
2 28 (19.72%) PHPUnit
3 17 (11.97%) Grunt
4 16 (11.27%) Bower
4 16 (11.27%) Subversion
5 15 (10.56%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.23%) Selenium
7 5 (3.52%) Behat
8 4 (2.82%) gulp
9 3 (2.11%) JIRA
10 1 (0.70%) Bitbucket
General
1 21 (14.79%) Marketing
2 18 (12.68%) Finance
3 8 (5.63%) Advertising
4 6 (4.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.41%) Law
6 1 (0.70%) Publishing
6 1 (0.70%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (60.56%) HTML
2 67 (47.18%) CSS
3 63 (44.37%) Symfony
4 49 (34.51%) HTML5
5 47 (33.10%) jQuery
6 35 (24.65%) LAMP
7 31 (21.83%) REST
8 30 (21.13%) CSS3
9 17 (11.97%) XML
10 15 (10.56%) Web Services
11 14 (9.86%) Laravel
11 14 (9.86%) Doctrine
12 13 (9.15%) RESTful
12 13 (9.15%) AngularJS
13 11 (7.75%) Express
13 11 (7.75%) Sass
14 9 (6.34%) CakePHP
14 9 (6.34%) SOAP
14 9 (6.34%) Ajax
15 8 (5.63%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.23%) Clustering
2 5 (3.52%) Social Media
2 5 (3.52%) E-Learning
2 5 (3.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.70%) Social Network
3 1 (0.70%) W3C
3 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.70%) Replication
3 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.70%) User Experience
3 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 49 (34.51%) Linux
2 4 (2.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (39.44%) OO
2 43 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (28.87%) MVC
4 35 (24.65%) OO PHP
5 25 (17.61%) Web Development
5 25 (17.61%) TDD
5 25 (17.61%) Mentoring
6 20 (14.08%) Open Source
7 16 (11.27%) E-Commerce
8 15 (10.56%) OOP
8 15 (10.56%) Unit Testing
8 15 (10.56%) Web Application Development
9 14 (9.86%) BDD
10 13 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (7.75%) Scrum
12 10 (7.04%) Project Management
12 10 (7.04%) Automated Testing
12 10 (7.04%) XML Parsing
13 8 (5.63%) Code Coverage
13 8 (5.63%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 142 (100.00%) PHP
2 91 (64.08%) JavaScript
3 10 (7.04%) Ruby
3 10 (7.04%) Python
4 8 (5.63%) Perl
4 8 (5.63%) SQL
5 5 (3.52%) PHP5
6 3 (2.11%) Java
7 1 (0.70%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.70%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (0.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.23%) Varnish
2 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (6.34%) Vagrant
1 9 (6.34%) Puppet
2 8 (5.63%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 35 (24.65%) Zend
2 11 (7.75%) Rackspace
3 5 (3.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.41%) Oracle
5 1 (0.70%) Facebook
5 1 (0.70%) Twitter
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