The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 60 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.51% 1.07% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.50% 4.11% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
200 146 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 33.90% 26.02% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 181 126 141
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 £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

LAMP
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Coventry region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Coventry

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Coventry

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 7 (87.50%) PHP
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) OOP
3 5 (62.50%) OO
3 5 (62.50%) Apache
3 5 (62.50%) Zend
3 5 (62.50%) PHP5
4 4 (50.00%) WordPress
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) Magento
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Subversion
6 2 (25.00%) Zend Framework
6 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (25.00%) Yii
6 2 (25.00%) Node.js
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) MVC
7 1 (12.50%) CMS
7 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (12.50%) Ajax
7 1 (12.50%) Google
7 1 (12.50%) JIRA
7 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
7 1 (12.50%) Symfony
7 1 (12.50%) Java

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (62.50%) Apache
2 4 (50.00%) WordPress
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
4 1 (12.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
1 1 (12.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
2 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Yii
3 2 (25.00%) Zend Framework
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XHTML
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) Symfony
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) ExpressJS
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) OOP
1 5 (62.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) PHP5
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Zend
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Google