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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 113 122 107
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 16 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.79% 0.15% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.47% 0.52% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 16
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £31,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
648 581 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.05% 29.79% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 570 512 612
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £27,500
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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 28 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (78.57%) HTML
2 22 (78.57%) MySQL
3 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (75.00%) CSS
4 17 (60.71%) Linux
5 13 (46.43%) Symfony
5 13 (46.43%) jQuery
6 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
7 11 (39.29%) AngularJS
7 11 (39.29%) Zend
8 9 (32.14%) HTML5
9 7 (25.00%) CSS3
9 7 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (25.00%) MVC
10 6 (21.43%) Web Design
10 6 (21.43%) Photoshop
10 6 (21.43%) Apache
10 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
10 6 (21.43%) Zend Framework
10 6 (21.43%) Web Development
11 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (14.29%) REST
12 4 (14.29%) OOP
13 3 (10.71%) OO
13 3 (10.71%) CRM
13 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
13 3 (10.71%) Mobile Development
13 3 (10.71%) Laravel
13 3 (10.71%) Android

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (21.43%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) WordPress
2 2 (7.14%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (3.57%) nginx
3 1 (3.57%) Node.js
3 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (78.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 19 (67.86%) PHP Developer
3 15 (53.57%) Web Developer
4 10 (35.71%) PHP Web Developer
4 10 (35.71%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 7 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (17.86%) PHP Programmer
6 5 (17.86%) Web Programmer
6 5 (17.86%) Programmer
7 4 (14.29%) LAMP Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Junior Web Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Head of IT
10 1 (3.57%) Graduate
10 1 (3.57%) Junior
10 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (3.57%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) HTML
2 21 (75.00%) CSS
3 13 (46.43%) Symfony
3 13 (46.43%) jQuery
4 11 (39.29%) AngularJS
5 9 (32.14%) HTML5
6 7 (25.00%) CSS3
7 6 (21.43%) Zend Framework
8 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (14.29%) REST
10 3 (10.71%) Laravel
11 2 (7.14%) Sencha Touch
12 1 (3.57%) Highcharts JS
12 1 (3.57%) Yii
12 1 (3.57%) CodeIgniter
12 1 (3.57%) CakePHP
12 1 (3.57%) XML
12 1 (3.57%) Flash
12 1 (3.57%) Ajax
12 1 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
3 3 (10.71%) Android
3 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) MVC
1 7 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (21.43%) Web Development
2 6 (21.43%) Web Design
3 4 (14.29%) OOP
4 3 (10.71%) OO
4 3 (10.71%) CRM
4 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.71%) Mobile Development
5 2 (7.14%) OO PHP
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) TDD
6 1 (3.57%) Content Management
6 1 (3.57%) Logistics
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) PHP5
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Zend
2 2 (7.14%) Sencha
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) Twitter
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