The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 100 141 105
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -36
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 70 36 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.04% 1.09% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.66% 2.80% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 54 36 50
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1236 1288 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 36.09% 38.99% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1020 1033 1058
Average salary £40,000 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

LAMP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Leeds

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Leeds

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 74 (53.24%) Java
2 67 (48.20%) .NET
3 64 (46.04%) PHP
3 64 (46.04%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (45.32%) Oracle
4 63 (45.32%) Linux
5 58 (41.73%) XML
6 55 (39.57%) HTTP
7 52 (37.41%) SOAP
8 40 (28.78%) OO
8 40 (28.78%) MySQL
9 39 (28.06%) Apache
9 39 (28.06%) Software Engineering
10 34 (24.46%) J2EE
11 29 (20.86%) Java EE
12 28 (20.14%) REST
12 28 (20.14%) DevOps
12 28 (20.14%) JavaScript
12 28 (20.14%) RUP
12 28 (20.14%) SOA
13 26 (18.71%) Retail
14 24 (17.27%) Open Source
15 18 (12.95%) HTML
16 17 (12.23%) SQL
17 16 (11.51%) Puppet
17 16 (11.51%) UNIX
17 16 (11.51%) Python
18 15 (10.79%) CSS
18 15 (10.79%) Scrum
19 14 (10.07%) Internet

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 39 (28.06%) Apache
2 14 (10.07%) Node.js
3 12 (8.63%) nginx
4 10 (7.19%) IIS
5 8 (5.76%) Drupal
5 8 (5.76%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.16%) CMS
7 2 (1.44%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.44%) WordPress
8 1 (0.72%) JBoss
8 1 (0.72%) lighttpd
8 1 (0.72%) concrete5
Applications
1 2 (1.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.32%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.72%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 55 (39.57%) HTTP
2 14 (10.07%) Internet
3 9 (6.47%) Firewall
4 6 (4.32%) DNS
5 5 (3.60%) DHCP
6 4 (2.88%) SSL
6 4 (2.88%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.16%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.44%) SMS
8 2 (1.44%) VoIP
9 1 (0.72%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (28.78%) MySQL
2 8 (5.76%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.04%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.32%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.16%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.44%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.44%) Riak
6 2 (1.44%) Big Data
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (8.63%) Subversion
1 12 (8.63%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.04%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.32%) CruiseControl
4 2 (1.44%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.72%) Behat
5 1 (0.72%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.72%) Selenium
5 1 (0.72%) TestNG
5 1 (0.72%) JUnit
5 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.72%) Grunt
General
1 26 (18.71%) Retail
2 6 (4.32%) Games
2 6 (4.32%) Finance
2 6 (4.32%) Automotive
3 3 (2.16%) Banking
3 3 (2.16%) Marketing
4 2 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (33.09%) Architect
1 46 (33.09%) Solutions Architect
2 26 (18.71%) Developer
3 23 (16.55%) PHP Developer
4 17 (12.23%) Systems Integrator
5 13 (9.35%) Junior
6 11 (7.91%) Junior Architect
7 8 (5.76%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (5.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.04%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (5.04%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 7 (5.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.32%) Technical Architect
9 6 (4.32%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.60%) Applications Manager
10 5 (3.60%) PHP Web Developer
10 5 (3.60%) Applications Support Manager
10 5 (3.60%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (48.20%) .NET
2 58 (41.73%) XML
3 52 (37.41%) SOAP
4 34 (24.46%) J2EE
5 29 (20.86%) Java EE
6 28 (20.14%) REST
7 18 (12.95%) HTML
8 15 (10.79%) CSS
9 12 (8.63%) Symfony
10 11 (7.91%) Web Services
11 7 (5.04%) jQuery
12 6 (4.32%) CakePHP
13 4 (2.88%) Sass
13 4 (2.88%) LESS
14 3 (2.16%) Backbone.js
14 3 (2.16%) CSS3
14 3 (2.16%) AngularJS
14 3 (2.16%) HTML5
14 3 (2.16%) COM
14 3 (2.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.27%) Open Source
2 8 (5.76%) Clustering
3 3 (2.16%) RIA
3 3 (2.16%) iPhone
3 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.44%) BBC
4 2 (1.44%) NHS
4 2 (1.44%) User Experience
5 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.72%) Social Media
5 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.72%) iDTV
5 1 (0.72%) Replication
5 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 63 (45.32%) Linux
2 16 (11.51%) UNIX
3 9 (6.47%) Windows
4 3 (2.16%) SUSE
4 3 (2.16%) Debian
4 3 (2.16%) Android
4 3 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.72%) CentOS
5 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.72%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (46.04%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (28.78%) OO
3 39 (28.06%) Software Engineering
4 28 (20.14%) RUP
4 28 (20.14%) SOA
4 28 (20.14%) DevOps
5 15 (10.79%) Scrum
6 13 (9.35%) B2C
7 12 (8.63%) E-Commerce
8 11 (7.91%) Mentoring
8 11 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (7.19%) MVC
10 9 (6.47%) TDD
11 8 (5.76%) OOP
11 8 (5.76%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (5.04%) Web Development
12 7 (5.04%) Project Management
12 7 (5.04%) Service Delivery
12 7 (5.04%) OO PHP
13 5 (3.60%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 74 (53.24%) Java
2 64 (46.04%) PHP
3 28 (20.14%) JavaScript
4 17 (12.23%) SQL
5 16 (11.51%) Python
6 12 (8.63%) Ruby
7 10 (7.19%) PHP5
8 8 (5.76%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.32%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.60%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.16%) Perl
12 2 (1.44%) C
12 2 (1.44%) C++
13 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.72%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (2.88%) MCSE
1 4 (2.88%) MCSA
1 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (2.88%) Degree
2 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) SLA
1 5 (3.60%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.32%) Squid
2 5 (3.60%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.60%) Terminal Services
3 3 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.16%) vSphere
4 2 (1.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.72%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 16 (11.51%) Puppet
2 12 (8.63%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.16%) Salt
4 1 (0.72%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.72%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 63 (45.32%) Oracle
2 10 (7.19%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.76%) Zend
3 8 (5.76%) Tableau
4 5 (3.60%) VMware
5 4 (2.88%) Rackspace
5 4 (2.88%) Cisco
6 3 (2.16%) Red Hat
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