The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 25 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 0.88% 3.03% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% 5.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £33,500 £33,695 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
LAMP
North East

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 Durham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
56 73 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 49.12% 55.30% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 53 64 28
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

LAMP
Salary Trend in Durham

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Durham

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) PHP5
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Underscore.js
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (66.67%) Android SDK
2 2 (66.67%) PhoneGap
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Social Media
2 2 (66.67%) Yii
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Xcode
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Bower
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) MODX
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Xcode
1 2 (66.67%) Bower
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Magento Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) PhoneGap
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) Underscore.js
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (66.67%) Android SDK
2 2 (66.67%) Yii
2 2 (66.67%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) PHP5
2 1 (33.33%) PHP4
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe