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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 109 104 108
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 17 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.96% 0.55% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.67% 1.95% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 6
Average salary £27,250 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.16% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
636 513 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.93% 28.16% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 557 448 556
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (81.48%) MySQL
2 22 (81.48%) HTML
3 21 (77.78%) CSS
3 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
4 18 (66.67%) Linux
5 15 (55.56%) jQuery
6 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
7 11 (40.74%) Symfony
8 8 (29.63%) HTML5
8 8 (29.63%) AngularJS
9 7 (25.93%) Zend
10 6 (22.22%) Web Development
10 6 (22.22%) Apache
10 6 (22.22%) CSS3
11 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (18.52%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (18.52%) MVC
11 5 (18.52%) Photoshop
11 5 (18.52%) Ubuntu
11 5 (18.52%) Zend Framework
11 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
11 5 (18.52%) Web Design
12 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
12 4 (14.81%) Mobile Development
12 4 (14.81%) Laravel
12 4 (14.81%) REST
12 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
13 3 (11.11%) Android
13 3 (11.11%) Open Source

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (7.41%) Drupal
3 1 (3.70%) WordPress
3 1 (3.70%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (81.48%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 20 (74.07%) PHP Developer
3 13 (48.15%) Web Developer
4 9 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (29.63%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 4 (14.81%) LAMP Developer
6 4 (14.81%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Programmer
8 2 (7.41%) PHP Programmer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Web Programmer
9 1 (3.70%) Magento Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (3.70%) PHP Magento Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Head of IT
9 1 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Junior Web Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) HTML
2 21 (77.78%) CSS
3 15 (55.56%) jQuery
4 11 (40.74%) Symfony
5 8 (29.63%) HTML5
5 8 (29.63%) AngularJS
6 6 (22.22%) CSS3
7 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (18.52%) Zend Framework
8 4 (14.81%) Laravel
8 4 (14.81%) REST
9 2 (7.41%) Ajax
9 2 (7.41%) Sencha Touch
10 1 (3.70%) Highcharts JS
10 1 (3.70%) Yii
10 1 (3.70%) JSON
10 1 (3.70%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (3.70%) CakePHP
10 1 (3.70%) XML
10 1 (3.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Open Source
1 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Ubuntu
3 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
4 3 (11.11%) Android
5 2 (7.41%) FreeBSD
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Web Development
2 5 (18.52%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (18.52%) MVC
2 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
2 5 (18.52%) Web Design
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.81%) Mobile Development
4 3 (11.11%) CRM
4 3 (11.11%) Content Management
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) OOP
4 3 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) OO PHP
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.70%) BDD
6 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.70%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.41%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) C
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) C++
4 2 (7.41%) Ruby
4 2 (7.41%) PHP5
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Zend
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe
2 2 (7.41%) Sencha
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience.
Posted: 5 days ago