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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 115 104 110
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 13 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.71% 0.50% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.98% 1.84% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 3
Average salary £26,000 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +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
656 489 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 36.04% 27.23% 35.33%
Number of salaries quoted 584 426 548
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 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 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (78.95%) MySQL
2 15 (78.95%) HTML
2 15 (78.95%) CSS
3 14 (73.68%) Linux
4 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
5 10 (52.63%) jQuery
6 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
6 7 (36.84%) Symfony
7 5 (26.32%) Web Development
7 5 (26.32%) HTML5
7 5 (26.32%) Apache
8 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
8 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
8 4 (21.05%) CSS3
9 3 (15.79%) Laravel
9 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
9 3 (15.79%) Open Source
9 3 (15.79%) Zend
9 3 (15.79%) Zend Framework
9 3 (15.79%) Ubuntu
9 3 (15.79%) CRM
9 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.79%) Web Design
9 3 (15.79%) MVC
9 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
9 3 (15.79%) SQL
9 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (15.79%) Mobile App

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 5 (26.32%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (10.53%) Drupal
3 1 (5.26%) WordPress
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 15 (78.95%) PHP Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Web Developer
4 7 (36.84%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (26.32%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 3 (15.79%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (5.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Head of IT
8 1 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Junior
8 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (5.26%) PHP Magento Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Magento Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) HTML
1 15 (78.95%) CSS
2 10 (52.63%) jQuery
3 7 (36.84%) Symfony
4 5 (26.32%) HTML5
5 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
5 4 (21.05%) CSS3
6 3 (15.79%) Laravel
6 3 (15.79%) Zend Framework
6 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (15.79%) REST
7 2 (10.53%) Sencha Touch
8 1 (5.26%) Ajax
8 1 (5.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Open Source
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.79%) Ubuntu
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX
3 2 (10.53%) FreeBSD
3 2 (10.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Web Development
2 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.79%) CRM
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Web Design
3 3 (15.79%) MVC
3 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
4 2 (10.53%) OOP
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) Content Management
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
4 2 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) PHP5
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Zend
2 2 (10.53%) Sencha
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience.
Posted: 15 days ago