The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 36 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.57% 0.81% 7.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 2.22% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 14
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -31.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
LAMP
West Yorkshire

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 Halifax region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
88 45 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 50.29% 36.29% 47.55%
Number of salaries quoted 86 41 77
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

LAMP
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Halifax

LAMP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Varnish
1 1 (100.00%) Capistrano
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capistrano