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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 106 118 109
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 34 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.46% 1.03% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.31% 3.08% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 13
Median salary £31,500 £29,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.62% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £31,200
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
- +4.89%
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
640 682 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.40% 33.60% 27.72%
Number of salaries quoted 533 590 465
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 26 June 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 92 (95.83%) MySQL
2 85 (88.54%) Linux
3 71 (73.96%) PHP
4 69 (71.88%) JavaScript
4 69 (71.88%) CSS
4 69 (71.88%) jQuery
5 68 (70.83%) Apache
6 67 (69.79%) HTML
7 62 (64.58%) Git (software)
8 50 (52.08%) E-Commerce
9 49 (51.04%) nginx
9 49 (51.04%) LEMP Stack
10 46 (47.92%) Web Development
11 43 (44.79%) JSON
11 43 (44.79%) Zend
11 43 (44.79%) Magento
12 42 (43.75%) XML
13 41 (42.71%) Symfony
13 41 (42.71%) REST
14 40 (41.67%) Open Source
15 36 (37.50%) PHP 5
16 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
17 34 (35.42%) Scrum
17 34 (35.42%) Google
18 33 (34.38%) OO
19 30 (31.25%) Debian
19 30 (31.25%) Zend Framework
20 29 (30.21%) Ubuntu
21 25 (26.04%) Line Management
21 25 (26.04%) Database Optimisation

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 68 (70.83%) Apache
2 49 (51.04%) nginx
3 15 (15.63%) CMS
4 6 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.13%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.08%) WordPress
7 1 (1.04%) Drupal
7 1 (1.04%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (1.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (13.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 43 (44.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (12.50%) CloudFront
3 6 (6.25%) GitHub
4 5 (5.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.54%) Internet
1 13 (13.54%) SAN
2 3 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (1.04%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (1.04%) DNS
3 1 (1.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (95.83%) MySQL
2 15 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 13 (13.54%) DB2
4 10 (10.42%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 62 (64.58%) Git (software)
2 13 (13.54%) Subversion
3 9 (9.38%) Vagrant
4 7 (7.29%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.17%) NUnit
5 4 (4.17%) PHPUnit
6 3 (3.13%) Selenium
7 1 (1.04%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.04%) JIRA
7 1 (1.04%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.04%) PhpStorm
General
1 13 (13.54%) Electronics
1 13 (13.54%) Manufacturing
1 13 (13.54%) Publishing
1 13 (13.54%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (59.38%) Developer
2 44 (45.83%) PHP Developer
3 27 (28.13%) Web Developer
4 20 (20.83%) Magento Developer
4 20 (20.83%) PHP Magento Developer
4 20 (20.83%) PHP Web Developer
5 19 (19.79%) LAMP Developer
6 18 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
7 15 (15.63%) MySQL Developer
7 15 (15.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 14 (14.58%) HTML Developer
8 14 (14.58%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 13 (13.54%) HTML CSS Developer
9 13 (13.54%) Technical Specialist
10 10 (10.42%) Graduate
10 10 (10.42%) Graduate Developer
11 7 (7.29%) Development Manager
11 7 (7.29%) Senior Developer
11 7 (7.29%) Web Development Manager
11 7 (7.29%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (71.88%) CSS
1 69 (71.88%) jQuery
2 67 (69.79%) HTML
3 49 (51.04%) LEMP Stack
4 43 (44.79%) JSON
5 42 (43.75%) XML
6 41 (42.71%) REST
6 41 (42.71%) Symfony
7 30 (31.25%) Zend Framework
8 19 (19.79%) HTML5
9 17 (17.71%) SOAP
9 17 (17.71%) Web Services
10 10 (10.42%) Ajax
11 8 (8.33%) Node.js
12 5 (5.21%) RESTful
13 4 (4.17%) CSS3
13 4 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (3.13%) AngularJS
14 3 (3.13%) Laravel
15 1 (1.04%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.96%) Computer Science
2 13 (13.54%) Clustering
2 13 (13.54%) CMDB
2 13 (13.54%) Data Centre
3 11 (11.46%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.25%) User Experience
5 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.04%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 85 (88.54%) Linux
2 30 (31.25%) Debian
3 29 (30.21%) Ubuntu
4 21 (21.88%) Apple iOS
5 16 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (13.54%) AIX
6 13 (13.54%) Solaris
6 13 (13.54%) SUSE
6 13 (13.54%) Unix
7 6 (6.25%) Android
8 3 (3.13%) Windows
8 3 (3.13%) Windows Server
9 2 (2.08%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.08%) E-Commerce
2 46 (47.92%) Web Development
3 40 (41.67%) Open Source
4 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (35.42%) Scrum
6 33 (34.38%) OO
7 25 (26.04%) Database Optimisation
7 25 (26.04%) Line Management
8 21 (21.88%) iOS Development
9 20 (20.83%) Performance Optimisation
10 18 (18.75%) OOD
10 18 (18.75%) Service Delivery
11 15 (15.63%) DevOps
11 15 (15.63%) OOP
11 15 (15.63%) Re-Platforming
12 14 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (13.54%) Content Management
13 13 (13.54%) Migration
13 13 (13.54%) TOGAF
13 13 (13.54%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 71 (73.96%) PHP
2 69 (71.88%) JavaScript
3 36 (37.50%) PHP 5
4 22 (22.92%) Shell Script
5 17 (17.71%) SQL
6 13 (13.54%) Perl
7 9 (9.38%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.08%) Java
9 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (23.96%) Degree
2 13 (13.54%) ISEB
3 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) QA
System Software
1 13 (13.54%) Firmware
2 12 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.13%) KVM
4 3 (3.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (13.54%) NetBackup
1 13 (13.54%) Oracle RMAN
1 13 (13.54%) Oracle ZFS
1 13 (13.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 13 (13.54%) Unicenter
2 6 (6.25%) Puppet
3 3 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (44.79%) Zend
2 34 (35.42%) Google
3 14 (14.58%) Adobe
4 13 (13.54%) CA
4 13 (13.54%) IBM
4 13 (13.54%) Oracle
4 13 (13.54%) Sun
4 13 (13.54%) Veritas
5 12 (12.50%) New Relic
6 5 (5.21%) VMware
7 2 (2.08%) NetSuite
7 2 (2.08%) Veeam
8 1 (1.04%) Facebook
8 1 (1.04%) Red Hat
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago