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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank - 15 22
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 7.79% 3.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 18.75% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £32,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.36%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
43 32 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 51.19% 41.56% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 40
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 10 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (60.00%) PaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) PaaS
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle