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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead PHP Developer
Rank 839 788 827
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead PHP Developer 72 106 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.095% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.10% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 60 101 64
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%

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
109010 105147 109704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.71% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 90448 86287 94223
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,448 £26,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -81 66 £52,500 +5.00% 10
London +2 49 £55,000 +4.76% 5
City of London +25 8 £45,000 -10.00%
South East -31 6 £59,000 +41.31% 2
Scotland - 6 £28,000 -
Edinburgh - 6 £28,000 -
North West -24 4 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Surrey -12 3 £59,000 +24.21% 2
East of England -14 3 £47,500 -
Manchester -18 3 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Leatherhead - 3 £59,000 - 1
Oxford +10 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Oxfordshire +2 2 £55,000 +10.00%
West Yorkshire -12 2 £46,250 +32.14% 1
Leeds -15 2 £46,250 +32.14% 1
Yorkshire -33 2 £46,250 +32.14% 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £47,500 -
St Albans - 2 £47,500 -
Liverpool +19 1 £40,000 -11.11%
East Midlands +14 1 £27,000 -16.92%
Nottinghamshire +10 1 £27,000 -16.92%
Merseyside +9 1 £40,000 -
Nottingham +8 1 £27,000 -16.92%
Brighton -2 1 £60,000 +57.89%
Cambridgeshire -3 1 £42,500 -10.52%
East Sussex -5 1 £60,000 +57.89%
South West -13 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Wigan - 1 £45,000 -
Bristol - 1 £35,000 -

Lead PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 145 (100.00%) PHP
2 102 (70.34%) MySQL
3 92 (63.45%) JavaScript
4 90 (62.07%) HTML
5 85 (58.62%) CSS
6 76 (52.41%) Agile Software Development
7 72 (49.66%) Symfony
8 71 (48.97%) MVC
9 63 (43.45%) OO
9 63 (43.45%) jQuery
10 58 (40.00%) Zend
11 48 (33.10%) PHP5
11 48 (33.10%) Linux
12 42 (28.97%) TDD
13 35 (24.14%) LAMP
14 33 (22.76%) OOP
15 30 (20.69%) Git (software)
16 29 (20.00%) SQL
17 28 (19.31%) Zend Framework
17 28 (19.31%) OO PHP
18 24 (16.55%) Mentoring
18 24 (16.55%) HTML5
19 23 (15.86%) Apache
20 22 (15.17%) Web Services
20 22 (15.17%) XML
20 22 (15.17%) REST
21 21 (14.48%) Subversion
22 19 (13.10%) Web Development
23 18 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
23 18 (12.41%) Python

Lead PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 23 (15.86%) Apache
2 15 (10.34%) CMS
3 14 (9.66%) Node.js
4 12 (8.28%) WordPress
5 9 (6.21%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (5.52%) Drupal
7 5 (3.45%) ExpressionEngine
8 4 (2.76%) Confluence
9 2 (1.38%) nginx
9 2 (1.38%) IIS
10 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 14 (9.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.45%) SaaS
2 4 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.38%) GitHub
4 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.38%) FTP
1 2 (1.38%) HTTP
1 2 (1.38%) DNS
1 2 (1.38%) SSL
1 2 (1.38%) SSH
2 1 (0.69%) SMS
2 1 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (70.34%) MySQL
2 14 (9.66%) MongoDB
3 13 (8.97%) NoSQL
3 13 (8.97%) Redis
4 5 (3.45%) Big Data
5 3 (2.07%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.38%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.69%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 30 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 21 (14.48%) Subversion
3 13 (8.97%) PHPUnit
4 10 (6.90%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.83%) Mercurial
6 5 (3.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 4 (2.76%) JIRA
8 3 (2.07%) Behat
9 2 (1.38%) Trac
9 2 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.38%) Bugzilla
9 2 (1.38%) PEAR
10 1 (0.69%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (9.66%) Finance
2 12 (8.28%) Marketing
3 11 (7.59%) Advertising
4 6 (4.14%) Automotive
4 6 (4.14%) Back Office
5 5 (3.45%) Retail
5 5 (3.45%) Legal
6 1 (0.69%) Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (62.07%) HTML
2 85 (58.62%) CSS
3 72 (49.66%) Symfony
4 63 (43.45%) jQuery
5 35 (24.14%) LAMP
6 28 (19.31%) Zend Framework
7 24 (16.55%) HTML5
8 22 (15.17%) REST
8 22 (15.17%) Web Services
8 22 (15.17%) XML
9 15 (10.34%) SOAP
9 15 (10.34%) RESTful
9 15 (10.34%) Backbone.js
10 13 (8.97%) JSON
11 12 (8.28%) XHTML
12 11 (7.59%) Laravel
13 10 (6.90%) AngularJS
13 10 (6.90%) CodeIgniter
14 9 (6.21%) CakePHP
14 9 (6.21%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.90%) Open Source
1 10 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 8 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.45%) Digital Media
3 5 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.76%) User Experience
5 2 (1.38%) W3C
6 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.69%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 48 (33.10%) Linux
2 12 (8.28%) Android
2 12 (8.28%) Apple iOS
3 7 (4.83%) CentOS
3 7 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.38%) MVS
4 2 (1.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (52.41%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (48.97%) MVC
3 63 (43.45%) OO
4 42 (28.97%) TDD
5 33 (22.76%) OOP
6 28 (19.31%) OO PHP
7 24 (16.55%) Mentoring
8 19 (13.10%) Web Development
9 18 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (8.28%) Scrum
11 9 (6.21%) Software Engineering
11 9 (6.21%) Time Management
11 9 (6.21%) Unit Testing
11 9 (6.21%) OOA/OOD
11 9 (6.21%) E-Commerce
12 8 (5.52%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (5.52%) Coaching
13 7 (4.83%) DevOps
13 7 (4.83%) Android Development
13 7 (4.83%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 145 (100.00%) PHP
2 92 (63.45%) JavaScript
3 48 (33.10%) PHP5
4 29 (20.00%) SQL
5 18 (12.41%) Python
6 9 (6.21%) Ruby
7 7 (4.83%) Java
8 4 (2.76%) C
9 3 (2.07%) Perl
10 2 (1.38%) C#
10 2 (1.38%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.38%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (6.90%) Degree
2 4 (2.76%) PhD
2 4 (2.76%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.07%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.14%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 58 (40.00%) Zend
2 5 (3.45%) Atlassian
2 5 (3.45%) Appcelerator
3 4 (2.76%) Rackspace
4 3 (2.07%) Twitter
5 2 (1.38%) Yahoo!
5 2 (1.38%) Google
6 1 (0.69%) SAP
6 1 (0.69%) Facebook
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