The median annual salary for a Lead PHP Developer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead PHP Developer
UK
Rank 789 833 854
Rank change year-on-year +44 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead PHP Developer 78 131 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.092% 0.13% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.13% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 76 127 96
Median salary £51,250 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81759 99530 102645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67832 83314 83806
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Lead PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Lead PHP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead PHP Developer 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.

Salary trend for Lead PHP Developer in the UK

Lead PHP Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead PHP Developer over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead PHP Developer in the UK

Lead PHP Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 74 £50,000 -4.76% 14
London +30 32 £65,000 +13.04% 6
North West +5 31 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Manchester +2 29 £40,000 -7.51% 3
South West +19 5 £52,500 +16.66%
Wiltshire - 5 £52,500 -
Swindon - 5 £52,500 -
Scotland +23 3 £55,000 +22.22% 1
City of London +46 2 £57,500 -11.53%
West Midlands +22 2 £39,250 -4.26% 1
East Midlands +8 2 £42,500 -34.61%
Cheshire +6 2 £57,500 +27.77%
Edinburgh -3 2 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Macclesfield -4 2 £57,500 +27.77%
South East +68 1 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Hampshire +22 1 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Yorkshire +16 1 £25,000 -47.36% 1
South Yorkshire +5 1 £25,000 -58.33%
Sheffield +4 1 £25,000 -58.33%
Leicestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £43,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £35,000 -
Southampton - 1 £45,000 - 1
Leicester - 1 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £40,000 -
Kidderminster - 1 £35,000 -
Belfast - 1 £47,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £60,000 -
Dundee - 1 - -

Lead PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 featuring Lead PHP Developer in the job title.

1 190 (100.00%) PHP
2 140 (73.68%) MySQL
3 128 (67.37%) CSS
4 124 (65.26%) HTML
4 124 (65.26%) JavaScript
5 116 (61.05%) MVC
6 105 (55.26%) LAMP
6 105 (55.26%) jQuery
7 88 (46.32%) Agile Software Development
8 71 (37.37%) HTML5
9 60 (31.58%) Laravel
10 57 (30.00%) Linux
11 52 (27.37%) Symfony
12 46 (24.21%) Apache
13 45 (23.68%) E-Commerce
14 42 (22.11%) Git (software)
15 40 (21.05%) OO
16 39 (20.53%) XHTML
17 38 (20.00%) OOP
18 37 (19.47%) AngularJS
19 32 (16.84%) Zend
19 32 (16.84%) Web Services
20 31 (16.32%) Node.js
21 28 (14.74%) iPad
22 24 (12.63%) Scrum
23 23 (12.11%) Marketing
24 21 (11.05%) WordPress
25 20 (10.53%) Software Engineering
25 20 (10.53%) SQL
26 19 (10.00%) Web Development

Lead PHP Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 46 (24.21%) Apache
2 21 (11.05%) WordPress
3 12 (6.32%) Drupal
4 9 (4.74%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.63%) nginx
6 2 (1.05%) CMS
7 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.53%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Mingle
1 1 (0.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (5.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.11%) SaaS
3 1 (0.53%) GitHub
3 1 (0.53%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.37%) ATM
2 2 (1.05%) DNS
2 2 (1.05%) Internet
2 2 (1.05%) SMTP
3 1 (0.53%) Extranet
3 1 (0.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (73.68%) MySQL
2 19 (10.00%) Redis
3 12 (6.32%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.21%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.68%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.05%) phpMyAdmin
7 1 (0.53%) Big Data
7 1 (0.53%) Cognos Impromptu
7 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 42 (22.11%) Git (software)
2 15 (7.89%) Subversion
3 8 (4.21%) PHPUnit
4 5 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.11%) JIRA
6 3 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.58%) GitLab
7 2 (1.05%) git-flow
7 2 (1.05%) Phing
8 1 (0.53%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.53%) Grunt
8 1 (0.53%) gulp
8 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (12.11%) Marketing
2 12 (6.32%) Finance
3 6 (3.16%) Retail
4 5 (2.63%) Games
5 2 (1.05%) Advertising
6 1 (0.53%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (67.37%) CSS
2 124 (65.26%) HTML
3 105 (55.26%) jQuery
3 105 (55.26%) LAMP
4 71 (37.37%) HTML5
5 60 (31.58%) Laravel
6 52 (27.37%) Symfony
7 39 (20.53%) XHTML
8 37 (19.47%) AngularJS
9 32 (16.84%) Web Services
10 31 (16.32%) Node.js
11 19 (10.00%) Ajax
12 18 (9.47%) Sass
13 17 (8.95%) CodeIgniter
13 17 (8.95%) Memcached
14 16 (8.42%) JSON
14 16 (8.42%) Smarty
15 13 (6.84%) Doctrine
16 12 (6.32%) CSS3
17 11 (5.79%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.74%) iPad
2 8 (4.21%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.16%) User Experience
4 4 (2.11%) EPoS
5 3 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.58%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.53%) BBC
7 1 (0.53%) iPhone
7 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 57 (30.00%) Linux
2 5 (2.63%) Ubuntu
2 5 (2.63%) Windows
3 1 (0.53%) Android
3 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (61.05%) MVC
2 88 (46.32%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (23.68%) E-Commerce
4 40 (21.05%) OO
5 38 (20.00%) OOP
6 24 (12.63%) Scrum
7 20 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 19 (10.00%) Web Development
9 17 (8.95%) OO PHP
10 16 (8.42%) TDD
11 15 (7.89%) DevOps
11 15 (7.89%) SDLC
12 14 (7.37%) High Availability
12 14 (7.37%) Mentoring
13 12 (6.32%) Front End Development
14 10 (5.26%) Analytics
14 10 (5.26%) BDD
15 7 (3.68%) CRM
15 7 (3.68%) SOA
16 6 (3.16%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 190 (100.00%) PHP
2 124 (65.26%) JavaScript
3 20 (10.53%) SQL
4 7 (3.68%) PHP 5
5 4 (2.11%) PHP 7
6 3 (1.58%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.58%) Python
6 3 (1.58%) Ruby
7 2 (1.05%) Java
7 2 (1.05%) Perl
8 1 (0.53%) ES6
8 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (4.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.11%) QA
2 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (9.47%) Varnish
2 2 (1.05%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.63%) Puppet
2 2 (1.05%) Ansible
2 2 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.53%) Salt
3 1 (0.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (16.84%) Zend
2 1 (0.53%) Atlassian
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.53%) New Relic
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gravesend, Kent
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
I3
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
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London
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