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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead PHP Developer
Rank 785 788 804
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead PHP Developer 98 119 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.10% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.11% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 91 112 74
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £64,550
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.17%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
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 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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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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 +16 97 £55,000 +10.00% 14
London -8 34 £60,000 +14.28% 6
South East +23 26 £55,000 +37.50% 6
City of London +40 13 £65,000 +30.00% 4
Hampshire - 12 £60,000 - 2
Basingstoke - 11 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands - 11 £52,500 -
West Yorkshire +28 10 £27,500 -34.52%
Yorkshire +16 10 £27,500 -34.52%
Leeds +20 9 £27,500 -32.92%
Berkshire +11 9 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Bristol -3 9 £55,000 +4.76%
South West -10 9 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Reading - 9 £52,500 - 2
Warwickshire - 6 £37,500 -
Staffordshire - 5 £52,500 -
Stafford - 5 £52,500 -
East of England +15 4 £46,250 +2.77%
Hertfordshire - 4 £46,250 -
Rickmansworth - 4 £46,250 -
North West -3 3 £42,500 +6.25% 1
East Sussex - 3 £35,000 -
Brighton - 3 £35,000 -
Lancaster - 2 £42,500 -
Lancashire - 2 £42,500 -
Surrey +19 1 £60,000 +140.00% 1
Manchester +15 1 £35,000 +25.00%
Milton Keynes - 1 £42,000 - 1
Glasgow - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £60,000 - 1

Lead PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 156 (100.00%) PHP
2 104 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 102 (65.38%) HTML
4 85 (54.49%) MySQL
4 85 (54.49%) CSS
5 69 (44.23%) Symfony
6 67 (42.95%) OO
7 58 (37.18%) jQuery
8 56 (35.90%) HTML5
9 52 (33.33%) Linux
10 50 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
11 49 (31.41%) MVC
12 44 (28.21%) Git (software)
13 43 (27.56%) LAMP
14 42 (26.92%) Zend
15 40 (25.64%) REST
15 40 (25.64%) OO PHP
16 36 (23.08%) TDD
17 34 (21.79%) CSS3
18 33 (21.15%) PHPUnit
19 32 (20.51%) Web Development
20 29 (18.59%) Mentoring
21 24 (15.38%) Laravel
21 24 (15.38%) Open Source
22 22 (14.10%) OOP
22 22 (14.10%) Web Services
22 22 (14.10%) XML
23 20 (12.82%) Apache
24 18 (11.54%) E-Commerce
24 18 (11.54%) Continuous Integration

Lead PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (12.82%) Apache
2 17 (10.90%) Node.js
3 9 (5.77%) WordPress
4 5 (3.21%) Drupal
4 5 (3.21%) CMS
5 4 (2.56%) Moodle
6 2 (1.28%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.28%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.28%) nginx
7 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.64%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 2 (1.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (0.64%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (0.64%) SaaS
2 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.85%) VoIP
1 6 (3.85%) VPN
2 4 (2.56%) LDAP
3 3 (1.92%) Internet
4 1 (0.64%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (54.49%) MySQL
2 15 (9.62%) MongoDB
3 12 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (4.49%) Big Data
5 7 (4.49%) Redis
6 4 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.92%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.64%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.64%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 44 (28.21%) Git (software)
2 33 (21.15%) PHPUnit
3 16 (10.26%) Jenkins
3 16 (10.26%) Subversion
4 15 (9.62%) Grunt
5 14 (8.97%) Bower
6 5 (3.21%) Behat
7 4 (2.56%) Selenium
8 3 (1.92%) JIRA
9 2 (1.28%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.64%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.64%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (10.90%) Finance
2 10 (6.41%) Marketing
3 9 (5.77%) Advertising
4 6 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.92%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.28%) Law
7 1 (0.64%) Retail
7 1 (0.64%) Publishing
7 1 (0.64%) Legal
7 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (65.38%) HTML
2 85 (54.49%) CSS
3 69 (44.23%) Symfony
4 58 (37.18%) jQuery
5 56 (35.90%) HTML5
6 43 (27.56%) LAMP
7 40 (25.64%) REST
8 34 (21.79%) CSS3
9 24 (15.38%) Laravel
10 22 (14.10%) Web Services
10 22 (14.10%) XML
11 17 (10.90%) RESTful
11 17 (10.90%) Doctrine
12 16 (10.26%) AngularJS
13 13 (8.33%) Sass
13 13 (8.33%) Ajax
14 11 (7.05%) Express
14 11 (7.05%) SOAP
15 8 (5.13%) CakePHP
15 8 (5.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.38%) Open Source
2 7 (4.49%) Social Network
3 6 (3.85%) Clustering
4 5 (3.21%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.21%) E-Learning
5 3 (1.92%) Social Media
5 3 (1.92%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.28%) User Experience
7 1 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 52 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (2.56%) UNIX
3 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (42.95%) OO
2 50 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (31.41%) MVC
4 40 (25.64%) OO PHP
5 36 (23.08%) TDD
6 32 (20.51%) Web Development
7 29 (18.59%) Mentoring
8 22 (14.10%) OOP
9 18 (11.54%) E-Commerce
9 18 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (10.26%) Software Engineering
11 15 (9.62%) Unit Testing
12 14 (8.97%) BDD
12 14 (8.97%) Web Application Development
13 12 (7.69%) Scrum
14 10 (6.41%) Automated Testing
14 10 (6.41%) XML Parsing
15 8 (5.13%) Code Coverage
15 8 (5.13%) Project Management
15 8 (5.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 156 (100.00%) PHP
2 104 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 17 (10.90%) Ruby
4 16 (10.26%) Python
5 11 (7.05%) Perl
6 9 (5.77%) SQL
7 8 (5.13%) PHP5
8 3 (1.92%) Java
9 1 (0.64%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.64%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.77%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (5.13%) Capistrano
1 8 (5.13%) Puppet
1 8 (5.13%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 42 (26.92%) Zend
2 11 (7.05%) Rackspace
3 5 (3.21%) Twitter
4 3 (1.92%) Facebook
5 2 (1.28%) SAP
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle
5 2 (1.28%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.64%) Appcelerator
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