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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 28 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 0.93% 1.79% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.17% 6.90% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £36,018 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.90% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
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
46 29 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 42.59% 25.89% 46.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35 20 58
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £47,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) MySQL
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
1 12 (100.00%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) WordPress
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) Zend
2 11 (91.67%) CodeIgniter
2 11 (91.67%) HTML5
2 11 (91.67%) Node.js
2 11 (91.67%) Twitter
2 11 (91.67%) AngularJS
2 11 (91.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 11 (91.67%) Mobile App
2 11 (91.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 11 (91.67%) Front End Development
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) NHS
2 11 (91.67%) Project Management
2 11 (91.67%) Web Services
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) OOP
2 11 (91.67%) Apache
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) CMS
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) JSON

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (91.67%) Apache
1 11 (91.67%) Node.js
1 11 (91.67%) WordPress
2 5 (41.67%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
1 12 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 11 (91.67%) PHP Web Developer
2 11 (91.67%) Web Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Lead Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Lead PHP Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Lead Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) AngularJS
2 11 (91.67%) CodeIgniter
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) HTML5
2 11 (91.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 11 (91.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Mobile App
1 11 (91.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) Front End Development
1 11 (91.67%) Mobile Application Development
1 11 (91.67%) MVC
1 11 (91.67%) OOP
1 11 (91.67%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Twitter
1 11 (91.67%) Zend