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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 100 86 70
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 80 110 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.29% 2.99% 3.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.20% 8.64% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 77 89 39
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,259 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.59% -
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
1539 1273 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 44.10% 34.58% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1217 1010 772
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Leeds

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 116 (76.32%) PHP
2 87 (57.24%) Linux
3 62 (40.79%) MySQL
4 59 (38.82%) JavaScript
4 59 (38.82%) Open Source
5 50 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (30.92%) Java
7 45 (29.61%) Apache
8 40 (26.32%) HTML
9 36 (23.68%) .NET
9 36 (23.68%) CSS
10 30 (19.74%) Oracle
11 29 (19.08%) Node.js
12 28 (18.42%) XML
12 28 (18.42%) Python
12 28 (18.42%) Software Engineering
13 26 (17.11%) jQuery
14 23 (15.13%) DevOps
14 23 (15.13%) Web Services
15 21 (13.82%) OO
15 21 (13.82%) TDD
16 20 (13.16%) J2EE
16 20 (13.16%) SOA
17 19 (12.50%) SQL
17 19 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
18 18 (11.84%) Opscode Chef
19 17 (11.18%) MVC
20 16 (10.53%) Microsoft
20 16 (10.53%) API Design
21 15 (9.87%) Stakeholder Management

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 45 (29.61%) Apache
2 29 (19.08%) Node.js
3 13 (8.55%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.61%) Drupal
5 6 (3.95%) IIS
6 4 (2.63%) CMS
7 2 (1.32%) WordPress
7 2 (1.32%) nginx
8 1 (0.66%) lighttpd
8 1 (0.66%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.66%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.66%) concrete5
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.97%) Magento
2 1 (0.66%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.97%) SaaS
2 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.66%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.24%) HTTP
2 10 (6.58%) Internet
3 5 (3.29%) Firewall
4 4 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.97%) DNS
6 2 (1.32%) DHCP
7 1 (0.66%) SMPP
7 1 (0.66%) SSL
7 1 (0.66%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (40.79%) MySQL
2 19 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 9 (5.92%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.61%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.61%) Hadoop
5 7 (4.61%) Riak
6 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.32%) Redis
7 1 (0.66%) MS Access
7 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (7.24%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.92%) Subversion
3 6 (3.95%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.63%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.63%) Behat
5 3 (1.97%) Hudson
5 3 (1.97%) Selenium
5 3 (1.97%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.66%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.66%) Xcode
General
1 13 (8.55%) Games
2 12 (7.89%) Finance
3 3 (1.97%) Retail
4 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.66%) Front Office
5 1 (0.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (42.11%) Developer
2 42 (27.63%) PHP Developer
3 33 (21.71%) Architect
4 27 (17.76%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (10.53%) Web Developer
6 15 (9.87%) Software Engineer
7 11 (7.24%) Lead Developer
7 11 (7.24%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (5.92%) Lead PHP Developer
8 9 (5.92%) PHP Web Developer
9 8 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (4.61%) Applications Specialist
10 7 (4.61%) Junior
10 7 (4.61%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Database Specialist
11 6 (3.95%) Junior Architect
12 5 (3.29%) Lead Software Architect
12 5 (3.29%) Lead Architect
12 5 (3.29%) Lead Software Engineer
12 5 (3.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (26.32%) HTML
2 36 (23.68%) .NET
2 36 (23.68%) CSS
3 28 (18.42%) XML
4 26 (17.11%) jQuery
5 23 (15.13%) Web Services
6 20 (13.16%) J2EE
7 15 (9.87%) HTML5
8 13 (8.55%) Java EE
9 12 (7.89%) CSS3
10 11 (7.24%) SOAP
11 10 (6.58%) Symfony
11 10 (6.58%) COM+
12 9 (5.92%) Laravel
13 6 (3.95%) REST
14 4 (2.63%) Sass
14 4 (2.63%) LESS
15 3 (1.97%) Backbone.js
15 3 (1.97%) CakePHP
16 2 (1.32%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.58%) N-Tier
2 7 (4.61%) NHS
2 7 (4.61%) RIA
3 4 (2.63%) User Experience
4 3 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.97%) Online Games
4 3 (1.97%) Social Media
4 3 (1.97%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.32%) BBC
5 2 (1.32%) Clustering
5 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.32%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.66%) W3C
6 1 (0.66%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 87 (57.24%) Linux
2 13 (8.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (7.24%) CentOS
4 9 (5.92%) UNIX
5 4 (2.63%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.97%) Windows
6 3 (1.97%) SUSE
6 3 (1.97%) Debian
7 1 (0.66%) Solaris
7 1 (0.66%) Android
7 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (38.82%) Open Source
2 50 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (18.42%) Software Engineering
4 23 (15.13%) DevOps
5 21 (13.82%) TDD
5 21 (13.82%) OO
6 20 (13.16%) SOA
7 17 (11.18%) MVC
8 16 (10.53%) API Design
9 15 (9.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (9.21%) Web Development
11 13 (8.55%) E-Commerce
12 10 (6.58%) OOP
12 10 (6.58%) High Availability
12 10 (6.58%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (5.92%) SDLC
13 9 (5.92%) Scrum
14 8 (5.26%) OO PHP
15 7 (4.61%) Unit Testing
16 6 (3.95%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (76.32%) PHP
2 59 (38.82%) JavaScript
3 47 (30.92%) Java
4 28 (18.42%) Python
5 19 (12.50%) SQL
6 15 (9.87%) Ruby
7 14 (9.21%) C++
7 14 (9.21%) Perl
7 14 (9.21%) Bash Shell
8 10 (6.58%) VB
8 10 (6.58%) VB6
9 4 (2.63%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.63%) C#
9 4 (2.63%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.97%) C
11 2 (1.32%) PHP5
11 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.66%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.66%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (1.97%) Degree
2 2 (1.32%) MCSE
2 2 (1.32%) MCSA
2 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.97%) SLA
2 2 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.97%) VMware Server
1 3 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.97%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.97%) vSphere
2 2 (1.32%) Squid
2 2 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.32%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.66%) Samba
3 1 (0.66%) qmail
Systems Management
1 18 (11.84%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (9.21%) Puppet
3 7 (4.61%) Graphite
3 7 (4.61%) Rundeck
4 3 (1.97%) Salt
5 1 (0.66%) Opsview
5 1 (0.66%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.66%) Nagios
5 1 (0.66%) Cacti
Vendors
1 30 (19.74%) Oracle
2 16 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.55%) Red Hat
4 10 (6.58%) Zend
5 7 (4.61%) VMware
5 7 (4.61%) Splunk
6 5 (3.29%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.97%) Cisco
8 2 (1.32%) Google
8 2 (1.32%) Sybase
9 1 (0.66%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.66%) Tealeaf
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