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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 113 119 114
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 34 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.44% 0.65% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.72% 2.04% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 17
Median salary £31,500 £34,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.35% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,400 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £34,900 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
720 637 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.48% 31.88% 30.06%
Number of salaries quoted 597 574 548
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 24 August 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 63 (88.73%) MySQL
2 61 (85.92%) Linux
3 60 (84.51%) PHP
4 58 (81.69%) CSS
4 58 (81.69%) jQuery
5 56 (78.87%) JavaScript
6 52 (73.24%) HTML
7 42 (59.15%) Git (software)
8 41 (57.75%) Apache
9 37 (52.11%) E-Commerce
10 31 (43.66%) OO
11 29 (40.85%) nginx
11 29 (40.85%) LEMP Stack
12 27 (38.03%) Web Development
12 27 (38.03%) JSON
12 27 (38.03%) Zend
12 27 (38.03%) Magento
13 26 (36.62%) HTML5
14 24 (33.80%) REST
15 23 (32.39%) Symfony
15 23 (32.39%) CMS
16 22 (30.99%) OOP
16 22 (30.99%) Database Optimisation
17 21 (29.58%) PHP 5
17 21 (29.58%) Content Management
17 21 (29.58%) Computer Science
17 21 (29.58%) Degree
17 21 (29.58%) XML
17 21 (29.58%) Business Intelligence
18 20 (28.17%) Electronics

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 41 (57.75%) Apache
2 29 (40.85%) nginx
3 23 (32.39%) CMS
4 6 (8.45%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.82%) WordPress
6 1 (1.41%) Drupal
6 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.41%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (1.41%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (28.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 27 (38.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.82%) CloudFront
3 2 (2.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) SAN
2 2 (2.82%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (1.41%) DNS
3 1 (1.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (88.73%) MySQL
2 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
3 11 (15.49%) DB2
4 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.41%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (59.15%) Git (software)
2 20 (28.17%) Subversion
3 6 (8.45%) Vagrant
4 4 (5.63%) Bitbucket
4 4 (5.63%) JIRA
5 1 (1.41%) Bower
5 1 (1.41%) Grunt
5 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.41%) Yeoman
General
1 20 (28.17%) Electronics
1 20 (28.17%) Manufacturing
1 20 (28.17%) Telecoms
2 11 (15.49%) Publishing
3 10 (14.08%) Games
4 1 (1.41%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (1.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 57 (80.28%) Developer
2 48 (67.61%) PHP Developer
3 28 (39.44%) JavaScript Developer
4 26 (36.62%) MySQL Developer
4 26 (36.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 22 (30.99%) LAMP Developer
6 21 (29.58%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 20 (28.17%) HTML CSS Developer
7 20 (28.17%) HTML Developer
8 15 (21.13%) Web Developer
9 14 (19.72%) Magento Developer
9 14 (19.72%) PHP Magento Developer
10 11 (15.49%) Technical Specialist
11 10 (14.08%) Graduate
11 10 (14.08%) Graduate Developer
12 8 (11.27%) PHP Web Developer
13 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
13 7 (9.86%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 7 (9.86%) Senior PHP Developer
14 6 (8.45%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (81.69%) CSS
1 58 (81.69%) jQuery
2 52 (73.24%) HTML
3 29 (40.85%) LEMP Stack
4 27 (38.03%) JSON
5 26 (36.62%) HTML5
6 24 (33.80%) REST
7 23 (32.39%) Symfony
8 21 (29.58%) XML
9 20 (28.17%) Zend Framework
10 9 (12.68%) AngularJS
11 8 (11.27%) Ajax
12 5 (7.04%) CSS3
12 5 (7.04%) Laravel
12 5 (7.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (5.63%) D3.js
13 4 (5.63%) Node.js
14 3 (4.23%) React
15 2 (2.82%) CodeIgniter
15 2 (2.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.58%) Computer Science
2 11 (15.49%) Clustering
2 11 (15.49%) CMDB
2 11 (15.49%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) NHS
4 1 (1.41%) Social Network
4 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (85.92%) Linux
2 19 (26.76%) Debian
2 19 (26.76%) Ubuntu
3 12 (16.90%) Apple iOS
4 11 (15.49%) AIX
4 11 (15.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (15.49%) Solaris
4 11 (15.49%) SUSE
4 11 (15.49%) Unix
5 7 (9.86%) Windows
5 7 (9.86%) Windows Server
6 6 (8.45%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.82%) Android
8 1 (1.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.11%) E-Commerce
2 31 (43.66%) OO
3 27 (38.03%) Web Development
4 22 (30.99%) Database Optimisation
4 22 (30.99%) OOP
5 21 (29.58%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (29.58%) Content Management
6 20 (28.17%) Open Source
7 13 (18.31%) Line Management
8 12 (16.90%) iOS Development
9 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (15.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (15.49%) Migration
9 11 (15.49%) Performance Analysis
9 11 (15.49%) Presales
9 11 (15.49%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (15.49%) Software Engineering
9 11 (15.49%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (15.49%) TOGAF
9 11 (15.49%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 60 (84.51%) PHP
2 56 (78.87%) JavaScript
3 21 (29.58%) PHP 5
4 12 (16.90%) Shell Script
4 12 (16.90%) SQL
5 11 (15.49%) Perl
6 6 (8.45%) Java
7 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.41%) PHP 7
8 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (29.58%) Degree
2 11 (15.49%) ISEB
3 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 11 (15.49%) Firmware
2 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.82%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (15.49%) NetBackup
1 11 (15.49%) Oracle RMAN
1 11 (15.49%) Oracle ZFS
1 11 (15.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 11 (15.49%) Unicenter
2 2 (2.82%) Puppet
3 1 (1.41%) Nagios
3 1 (1.41%) Plesk
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Zend
2 20 (28.17%) Adobe
3 18 (25.35%) Google
4 11 (15.49%) CA
4 11 (15.49%) IBM
4 11 (15.49%) Oracle
4 11 (15.49%) Sun
4 11 (15.49%) Veritas
5 6 (8.45%) NetSuite
5 6 (8.45%) Veeam
5 6 (8.45%) VMware
6 3 (4.23%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.82%) New Relic
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26041.00 - £34876.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Success Appointments
Salary: Unspecified £Negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago