The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 108 96 111
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 10 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.58% 0.92% 0.060%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.64% 3.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 1
Average salary £26,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
609 464 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.02% 28.43% 32.74%
Number of salaries quoted 559 413 489
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing LAMP also 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 that cited LAMP.

1 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 14 (93.33%) MySQL
3 12 (80.00%) Linux
4 11 (73.33%) CSS
4 11 (73.33%) HTML
5 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 6 (40.00%) Apache
6 6 (40.00%) Symfony
6 6 (40.00%) jQuery
7 5 (33.33%) HTML5
7 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 4 (26.67%) CSS3
8 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
8 4 (26.67%) Web Development
8 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
9 3 (20.00%) CRM
9 3 (20.00%) MVC
9 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (20.00%) Photoshop
9 3 (20.00%) Web Design
9 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
9 3 (20.00%) Zend
9 3 (20.00%) Zend Framework
9 3 (20.00%) Open Source
9 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (13.33%) MariaDB
10 2 (13.33%) Drupal
10 2 (13.33%) Derivative
10 2 (13.33%) SQL
10 2 (13.33%) Java

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing LAMP also 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 that cited LAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) PHP Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Web Developer
3 7 (46.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 4 (26.67%) LAMP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Head of IT
6 1 (6.67%) Magento Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) HTML
1 11 (73.33%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) Symfony
2 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 5 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (26.67%) CSS3
4 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 3 (20.00%) Zend Framework
6 1 (6.67%) REST
6 1 (6.67%) XHTML
6 1 (6.67%) Ajax
6 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (6.67%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (13.33%) Derivative
3 1 (6.67%) Social Media
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (13.33%) FreeBSD
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (26.67%) Web Development
2 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (20.00%) CRM
2 3 (20.00%) MVC
2 3 (20.00%) Web Design
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Content Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) BDD
4 1 (6.67%) OO PHP
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) C
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) PHP5
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Zend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago