The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 110 117 103
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 37 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.57% 0.98% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.43% 2.97% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 21
Median salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £26,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,670 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.11% +7.14%
LAMP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
682 673 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.85% 32.83% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 558 584 480
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing LAMP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

LAMP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Birmingham region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Birmingham

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 81 (94.19%) MySQL
2 78 (90.70%) Linux
3 68 (79.07%) PHP
4 67 (77.91%) CSS
4 67 (77.91%) jQuery
5 65 (75.58%) JavaScript
6 61 (70.93%) HTML
7 60 (69.77%) Apache
8 53 (61.63%) Git (software)
9 47 (54.65%) E-Commerce
10 43 (50.00%) nginx
10 43 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
11 39 (45.35%) Magento
11 39 (45.35%) JSON
12 37 (43.02%) Zend
13 36 (41.86%) Web Development
14 35 (40.70%) REST
15 34 (39.53%) XML
16 33 (38.37%) OO
16 33 (38.37%) Symfony
17 32 (37.21%) Open Source
18 29 (33.72%) PHP 5
19 26 (30.23%) Zend Framework
19 26 (30.23%) Google
20 25 (29.07%) Ubuntu
20 25 (29.07%) Debian
20 25 (29.07%) Database Optimisation
21 24 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
22 23 (26.74%) Degree
22 23 (26.74%) Computer Science

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 60 (69.77%) Apache
2 43 (50.00%) nginx
3 19 (22.09%) CMS
4 6 (6.98%) MS Exchange
5 4 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.33%) WordPress
7 1 (1.16%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (19.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 39 (45.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.30%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (9.30%) CloudFront
3 6 (6.98%) GitHub
4 2 (2.33%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.12%) SAN
2 8 (9.30%) Internet
3 2 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (1.16%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (1.16%) DNS
4 1 (1.16%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (94.19%) MySQL
2 14 (16.28%) SQL Server
3 13 (15.12%) DB2
4 7 (8.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 53 (61.63%) Git (software)
2 17 (19.77%) Subversion
3 10 (11.63%) Vagrant
4 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.33%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.33%) JIRA
5 2 (2.33%) Selenium
6 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.16%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.16%) NUnit
6 1 (1.16%) PHPUnit
General
1 17 (19.77%) Electronics
1 17 (19.77%) Manufacturing
1 17 (19.77%) Telecoms
2 13 (15.12%) Publishing
3 10 (11.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (66.28%) Developer
2 48 (55.81%) PHP Developer
3 26 (30.23%) JavaScript Developer
4 23 (26.74%) MySQL Developer
4 23 (26.74%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 21 (24.42%) Web Developer
6 20 (23.26%) LAMP Developer
6 20 (23.26%) Magento Developer
6 20 (23.26%) PHP Magento Developer
7 18 (20.93%) HTML Developer
7 18 (20.93%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 17 (19.77%) HTML CSS Developer
9 14 (16.28%) PHP Web Developer
10 13 (15.12%) Technical Specialist
11 10 (11.63%) Graduate
11 10 (11.63%) Graduate Developer
12 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
12 7 (8.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 7 (8.14%) Senior PHP Developer
13 6 (6.98%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (77.91%) CSS
1 67 (77.91%) jQuery
2 61 (70.93%) HTML
3 43 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
4 39 (45.35%) JSON
5 35 (40.70%) REST
6 34 (39.53%) XML
7 33 (38.37%) Symfony
8 26 (30.23%) Zend Framework
9 21 (24.42%) HTML5
10 11 (12.79%) Ajax
10 11 (12.79%) Web Services
11 10 (11.63%) SOAP
12 8 (9.30%) Node.js
13 5 (5.81%) AngularJS
14 4 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (3.49%) CSS3
16 2 (2.33%) D3.js
16 2 (2.33%) Laravel
16 2 (2.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.74%) Computer Science
2 13 (15.12%) Clustering
2 13 (15.12%) CMDB
2 13 (15.12%) Data Centre
3 8 (9.30%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.65%) User Experience
5 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.16%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 78 (90.70%) Linux
2 25 (29.07%) Debian
2 25 (29.07%) Ubuntu
3 18 (20.93%) Apple iOS
4 15 (17.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (15.12%) AIX
5 13 (15.12%) Solaris
5 13 (15.12%) SUSE
5 13 (15.12%) Unix
6 7 (8.14%) Windows
6 7 (8.14%) Windows Server
7 6 (6.98%) Android
7 6 (6.98%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (54.65%) E-Commerce
2 36 (41.86%) Web Development
3 33 (38.37%) OO
4 32 (37.21%) Open Source
5 25 (29.07%) Database Optimisation
6 24 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (26.74%) Scrum
8 21 (24.42%) Line Management
9 19 (22.09%) OOP
10 18 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (20.93%) iOS Development
11 17 (19.77%) Content Management
12 15 (17.44%) Service Delivery
13 14 (16.28%) OOD
14 13 (15.12%) Migration
14 13 (15.12%) Requirements Analysis
14 13 (15.12%) Software Engineering
14 13 (15.12%) Technical Architecture
14 13 (15.12%) TOGAF
14 13 (15.12%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 68 (79.07%) PHP
2 65 (75.58%) JavaScript
3 29 (33.72%) PHP 5
4 19 (22.09%) Shell Script
5 15 (17.44%) SQL
6 13 (15.12%) Perl
7 6 (6.98%) Bash Shell
7 6 (6.98%) Java
8 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (26.74%) Degree
2 13 (15.12%) ISEB
3 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 13 (15.12%) Firmware
2 8 (9.30%) Virtual Servers
2 8 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.33%) KVM
3 2 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (15.12%) NetBackup
1 13 (15.12%) Oracle RMAN
1 13 (15.12%) Oracle ZFS
1 13 (15.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 13 (15.12%) Unicenter
2 6 (6.98%) Puppet
3 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (43.02%) Zend
2 26 (30.23%) Google
3 17 (19.77%) Adobe
4 13 (15.12%) CA
4 13 (15.12%) IBM
4 13 (15.12%) Oracle
4 13 (15.12%) Sun
4 13 (15.12%) Veritas
5 8 (9.30%) New Relic
5 8 (9.30%) VMware
6 6 (6.98%) NetSuite
6 6 (6.98%) Veeam
7 2 (2.33%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.16%) Facebook
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago