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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 108 48 116
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +68
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 23 73 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.20% 3.87% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.24% 12.59% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 21 55 9
Median salary £31,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%

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
542 580 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.38% 30.74% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 501 512 519
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 43 (100.00%) PHP
2 33 (76.74%) MySQL
3 31 (72.09%) CSS
4 30 (69.77%) JavaScript
5 25 (58.14%) jQuery
6 23 (53.49%) HTML
7 20 (46.51%) HTML5
8 18 (41.86%) AngularJS
9 17 (39.53%) Linux
10 13 (30.23%) Apache
11 12 (27.91%) OO
11 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
11 12 (27.91%) MVC
11 12 (27.91%) CSS3
12 11 (25.58%) nginx
12 11 (25.58%) LEMP Stack
13 10 (23.26%) Web Development
14 9 (20.93%) JSON
14 9 (20.93%) Magento
14 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
14 9 (20.93%) Java
14 9 (20.93%) Windows
14 9 (20.93%) OO PHP
15 8 (18.60%) React
15 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
15 8 (18.60%) ERP
15 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (18.60%) VMware
15 8 (18.60%) Mac OS
15 8 (18.60%) Veeam

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 13 (30.23%) Apache
2 11 (25.58%) nginx
3 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
4 6 (13.95%) CMS
5 2 (4.65%) Drupal
5 2 (4.65%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.33%) IIS
6 1 (2.33%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.33%) Moodle
6 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Magento
2 1 (2.33%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (76.74%) MySQL
2 6 (13.95%) NoSQL
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) Subversion
3 3 (6.98%) Bitbucket
3 3 (6.98%) JIRA
3 3 (6.98%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.33%) Bower
4 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.33%) Grunt
4 1 (2.33%) Xcode
4 1 (2.33%) Yeoman
General
1 5 (11.63%) Back Office
1 5 (11.63%) Games
1 5 (11.63%) Marketing
2 3 (6.98%) Electronics
2 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (93.02%) Developer
2 35 (81.40%) PHP Developer
3 14 (32.56%) LAMP Developer
3 14 (32.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 10 (23.26%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (23.26%) MySQL Developer
4 10 (23.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Linux Developer
6 3 (6.98%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (6.98%) HTML Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Junior
6 3 (6.98%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Support
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Web Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (72.09%) CSS
2 25 (58.14%) jQuery
3 23 (53.49%) HTML
4 20 (46.51%) HTML5
5 18 (41.86%) AngularJS
6 12 (27.91%) CSS3
7 11 (25.58%) LEMP Stack
8 9 (20.93%) JSON
9 8 (18.60%) Ajax
9 8 (18.60%) React
10 6 (13.95%) Laravel
10 6 (13.95%) Node.js
11 5 (11.63%) Symfony
12 4 (9.30%) REST
13 3 (6.98%) CodeIgniter
13 3 (6.98%) D3.js
13 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (4.65%) PhoneGap
14 2 (4.65%) Yii
15 1 (2.33%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Mobile App
1 5 (11.63%) Mobile Games
1 5 (11.63%) Online Games
2 4 (9.30%) iPad
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Linux
2 9 (20.93%) Windows
3 8 (18.60%) Mac OS
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.33%) Android
4 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
1 12 (27.91%) MVC
1 12 (27.91%) OO
2 10 (23.26%) Web Development
3 9 (20.93%) OO PHP
4 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (18.60%) ERP
4 8 (18.60%) Open Source
5 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
6 5 (11.63%) API Integration
6 5 (11.63%) Content Management
6 5 (11.63%) OOP
7 4 (9.30%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (9.30%) TDD
8 3 (6.98%) Database Optimisation
8 3 (6.98%) Mobile Development
9 2 (4.65%) DevOps
9 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
10 1 (2.33%) Project Management
10 1 (2.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) PHP
2 30 (69.77%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.93%) Java
4 2 (4.65%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.33%) C++
5 1 (2.33%) Dart
5 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.33%) PHP 5
5 1 (2.33%) PHP 7
5 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Plesk
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) NetSuite
1 8 (18.60%) Veeam
1 8 (18.60%) VMware
2 6 (13.95%) Zend
3 3 (6.98%) Adobe
4 2 (4.65%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.33%) Apple
5 1 (2.33%) Epicor
5 1 (2.33%) Infor
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.33%) Sage
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Xamarin
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Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + training + career progr
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + training + career progr
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + PHI, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
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