Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead PHP Developer was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Lead PHP Developer
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 323 296 342
Rank change year-on-year -27 +46 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead PHP Developer 51 69 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.38% 0.56% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.58% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 46 65 24
North West median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +42.86% -22.22%
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -7.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12799 11927 12584
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 97.01% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10256 10029 10440
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Lead PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Lead PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Lead PHP Developer in the North West

Lead PHP Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead PHP Developer in the North West.

Salary trend for Lead PHP Developer in the North West

Lead PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead PHP Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead PHP Developer in the North West

Lead PHP Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead PHP Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -11 41 £45,000 -10.00%
Merseyside - 8 £60,000 -
Cheshire -54 2 £53,750 -2.27% 1
Lead PHP Developer
England

Lead PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Lead PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Lead PHP Developer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) PHP
2 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (64.71%) MySQL
4 31 (60.78%) JavaScript
5 27 (52.94%) CSS
6 26 (50.98%) HTML
7 23 (45.10%) MVC
8 19 (37.25%) Project Management
9 18 (35.29%) HTML5
9 18 (35.29%) CSS3
10 17 (33.33%) Software Engineering
11 16 (31.37%) OOP
11 16 (31.37%) Laravel
12 15 (29.41%) LAMP
13 14 (27.45%) Git (software)
14 13 (25.49%) jQuery
15 10 (19.61%) Sass
15 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
16 9 (17.65%) DevOps
16 9 (17.65%) Zend
17 8 (15.69%) Web Development
17 8 (15.69%) WordPress
17 8 (15.69%) CakePHP
17 8 (15.69%) TDD
17 8 (15.69%) Subversion
17 8 (15.69%) Finance
17 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Software
17 8 (15.69%) Node.js
17 8 (15.69%) User Experience
17 8 (15.69%) React

Lead PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.69%) WordPress
2 5 (9.80%) Drupal
3 4 (7.84%) Apache
4 3 (5.88%) CMS
5 1 (1.96%) concrete5
5 1 (1.96%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) AdWords
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.96%) Firebase
2 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.96%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (64.71%) MySQL
2 3 (5.88%) phpMyAdmin
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.69%) Subversion
3 7 (13.73%) Selenium
3 7 (13.73%) Selenium IDE
3 7 (13.73%) WebDriver
4 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.96%) PHPUnit
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Advertising
4 2 (3.92%) Games
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (52.94%) CSS
2 26 (50.98%) HTML
3 18 (35.29%) CSS3
3 18 (35.29%) HTML5
4 16 (31.37%) Laravel
5 15 (29.41%) LAMP
6 13 (25.49%) jQuery
7 10 (19.61%) Sass
8 8 (15.69%) CakePHP
8 8 (15.69%) Node.js
8 8 (15.69%) React
9 7 (13.73%) LESS
9 7 (13.73%) REST
9 7 (13.73%) SOAP
10 6 (11.76%) Symfony
10 6 (11.76%) Web Services
11 4 (7.84%) JSON
11 4 (7.84%) XML
12 3 (5.88%) Apache Cordova
12 3 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (15.69%) User Experience
2 5 (9.80%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (7.84%) iPad
4 1 (1.96%) Animation
4 1 (1.96%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) Android
3 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (45.10%) MVC
3 19 (37.25%) Project Management
4 17 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 16 (31.37%) OOP
6 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
7 9 (17.65%) DevOps
8 8 (15.69%) TDD
8 8 (15.69%) Web Development
9 7 (13.73%) API Development
9 7 (13.73%) Functional Testing
9 7 (13.73%) Web Application Development
10 3 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (3.92%) Analytics
11 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
11 2 (3.92%) OO
11 2 (3.92%) OO PHP
11 2 (3.92%) SEO
12 1 (1.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) PHP
2 31 (60.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.80%) Java
4 1 (1.96%) C
4 1 (1.96%) ES6
4 1 (1.96%) GraphQL
4 1 (1.96%) Python
4 1 (1.96%) Ruby
4 1 (1.96%) SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Zend
2 2 (3.92%) Adobe
3 1 (1.96%) Facebook
3 1 (1.96%) Google