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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 116 92 94
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 70 83 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.90% 2.65% 2.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.96% 6.74% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 50 69 55
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1175 1231 1137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 31.89% 39.29% 42.49%
Number of salaries quoted 917 1042 995
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 21 November 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Leeds

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 96 (54.24%) PHP
2 91 (51.41%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (49.15%) Linux
4 71 (40.11%) Java
5 64 (36.16%) XML
6 62 (35.03%) MySQL
7 59 (33.33%) .NET
8 56 (31.64%) Apache
9 55 (31.07%) HTTP
9 55 (31.07%) Oracle
10 54 (30.51%) JavaScript
11 43 (24.29%) Software Engineering
12 42 (23.73%) SOAP
13 41 (23.16%) Open Source
13 41 (23.16%) DevOps
14 40 (22.60%) OO
15 37 (20.90%) J2EE
15 37 (20.90%) Internet
15 37 (20.90%) Ruby
16 36 (20.34%) Scrum
17 35 (19.77%) Python
18 32 (18.08%) HTML
19 31 (17.51%) Node.js
20 30 (16.95%) CSS
21 28 (15.82%) Java EE
22 27 (15.25%) SQL
23 25 (14.12%) SOA
23 25 (14.12%) B2C
24 23 (12.99%) E-Commerce
25 22 (12.43%) Git (software)

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 56 (31.64%) Apache
2 31 (17.51%) Node.js
3 19 (10.73%) Tomcat
4 12 (6.78%) WebLogic
4 12 (6.78%) WebLogic Portal
4 12 (6.78%) WebSphere
5 11 (6.21%) nginx
6 10 (5.65%) Drupal
7 7 (3.95%) CMS
8 5 (2.82%) IIS
9 4 (2.26%) WordPress
10 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.56%) lighttpd
10 1 (0.56%) Confluence
10 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.13%) SaaS
3 1 (0.56%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (31.07%) HTTP
2 37 (20.90%) Internet
3 12 (6.78%) AMQP
4 5 (2.82%) Intranet
4 5 (2.82%) Extranet
5 4 (2.26%) Firewall
6 3 (1.69%) DNS
6 3 (1.69%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.69%) SAN
7 2 (1.13%) SSL
7 2 (1.13%) VoIP
7 2 (1.13%) WAN
7 2 (1.13%) DHCP
8 1 (0.56%) ISDN
8 1 (0.56%) LAN
8 1 (0.56%) SMS
8 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.56%) VPN
8 1 (0.56%) IPsec
8 1 (0.56%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (35.03%) MySQL
2 16 (9.04%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.65%) MongoDB
4 9 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.52%) Redis
5 8 (4.52%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (3.95%) SQL Server
7 5 (2.82%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.69%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.69%) Riak
9 2 (1.13%) Big Data
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (12.43%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.04%) Subversion
3 15 (8.47%) Jenkins
4 10 (5.65%) CruiseControl
5 5 (2.82%) Grunt
6 3 (1.69%) Selenium
7 2 (1.13%) TestNG
7 2 (1.13%) JUnit
7 2 (1.13%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.13%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.56%) Behat
8 1 (0.56%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.56%) JIRA
8 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
General
1 21 (11.86%) Retail
2 20 (11.30%) Games
3 12 (6.78%) Automotive
4 8 (4.52%) Banking
5 6 (3.39%) Back Office
5 6 (3.39%) Marketing
6 5 (2.82%) Finance
7 4 (2.26%) Advertising
8 2 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (30.51%) Developer
2 43 (24.29%) Architect
3 35 (19.77%) Solutions Architect
4 30 (16.95%) PHP Developer
5 21 (11.86%) Lead Developer
6 18 (10.17%) Systems Integrator
7 13 (7.34%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 13 (7.34%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (7.34%) Senior Developer
7 13 (7.34%) DevOps Engineer
8 12 (6.78%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (6.78%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 11 (6.21%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 10 (5.65%) Lead PHP Developer
11 9 (5.08%) Software Engineer
12 8 (4.52%) Web Developer
12 8 (4.52%) Development Manager
12 8 (4.52%) Architecture Manager
13 7 (3.95%) Senior Technician
13 7 (3.95%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (36.16%) XML
2 59 (33.33%) .NET
3 42 (23.73%) SOAP
4 37 (20.90%) J2EE
5 32 (18.08%) HTML
6 30 (16.95%) CSS
7 28 (15.82%) Java EE
8 20 (11.30%) REST
9 18 (10.17%) Web Services
10 17 (9.60%) RabbitMQ
11 16 (9.04%) jQuery
12 15 (8.47%) ActiveMQ
13 11 (6.21%) Symfony
14 9 (5.08%) HTML5
14 9 (5.08%) CSS3
15 4 (2.26%) CakePHP
15 4 (2.26%) .NET Framework
15 4 (2.26%) XHTML
16 3 (1.69%) WAP
16 3 (1.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (23.16%) Open Source
2 15 (8.47%) Clustering
2 15 (8.47%) RIA
3 12 (6.78%) Symmetrix
4 5 (2.82%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.26%) Social Media
5 4 (2.26%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.69%) iPhone
7 2 (1.13%) NHS
7 2 (1.13%) User Experience
8 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.56%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.56%) iDTV
8 1 (0.56%) BBC
8 1 (0.56%) Replication
8 1 (0.56%) IVR
8 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 87 (49.15%) Linux
2 20 (11.30%) UNIX
3 13 (7.34%) Solaris
4 10 (5.65%) Windows
5 4 (2.26%) CentOS
5 4 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.69%) Android
7 1 (0.56%) AIX
7 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.56%) SUSE
7 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (51.41%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (24.29%) Software Engineering
3 41 (23.16%) DevOps
4 40 (22.60%) OO
5 36 (20.34%) Scrum
6 25 (14.12%) SOA
6 25 (14.12%) B2C
7 23 (12.99%) E-Commerce
8 20 (11.30%) RUP
9 16 (9.04%) Technical Architecture
9 16 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (8.47%) Content Management
10 15 (8.47%) Project Management
11 14 (7.91%) UML
12 12 (6.78%) Service Delivery
12 12 (6.78%) TDD
12 12 (6.78%) Network Load Balancing
12 12 (6.78%) Load Testing
12 12 (6.78%) Test Planning
12 12 (6.78%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 96 (54.24%) PHP
2 71 (40.11%) Java
3 54 (30.51%) JavaScript
4 37 (20.90%) Ruby
5 35 (19.77%) Python
6 27 (15.25%) SQL
7 17 (9.60%) Bash Shell
8 16 (9.04%) PHP5
9 14 (7.91%) Perl
10 10 (5.65%) C++
10 10 (5.65%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.26%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.26%) C
12 2 (1.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (9.04%) Degree
2 2 (1.13%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.13%) ISEB
2 2 (1.13%) MCSA
2 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.56%) MCITP
3 1 (0.56%) CCNP
3 1 (0.56%) CCA
3 1 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.56%) MCSE
3 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.56%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.17%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (3.95%) Varnish
2 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.13%) Sendmail
3 2 (1.13%) XenApp
3 2 (1.13%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (9.60%) Puppet
2 13 (7.34%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.82%) Capistrano
4 3 (1.69%) Opsview
5 1 (0.56%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 55 (31.07%) Oracle
2 14 (7.91%) VMware
3 13 (7.34%) F5
3 13 (7.34%) Cisco
4 12 (6.78%) EMC
5 11 (6.21%) Zend
6 8 (4.52%) Tableau
7 7 (3.95%) Microsoft
8 5 (2.82%) Rackspace
9 3 (1.69%) HP
9 3 (1.69%) Tealeaf
9 3 (1.69%) Splunk
9 3 (1.69%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.13%) Dell
10 2 (1.13%) CommVault
10 2 (1.13%) Symantec
11 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.56%) Citrix
11 1 (0.56%) Avaya
11 1 (0.56%) SolarWinds
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Posted: Yesterday
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