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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 106 136 90
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -46
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 68 46 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.93% 1.24% 2.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.46% 3.50% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 58 45 48
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +70.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £26,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
1245 1313 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.29% 35.34% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 1076 861
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 27 April 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Leeds

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 88 (63.77%) PHP
2 77 (55.80%) Java
3 68 (49.28%) Linux
4 64 (46.38%) Oracle
5 58 (42.03%) XML
6 57 (41.30%) .NET
7 55 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (34.06%) MySQL
9 41 (29.71%) HTTP
10 40 (28.99%) J2EE
11 37 (26.81%) OO
11 37 (26.81%) Software Engineering
12 36 (26.09%) SOAP
13 35 (25.36%) Open Source
14 34 (24.64%) JavaScript
15 32 (23.19%) SOA
16 29 (21.01%) Apache
17 27 (19.57%) Java EE
18 26 (18.84%) Puppet
18 26 (18.84%) HTML
19 22 (15.94%) CSS
19 22 (15.94%) Opscode Chef
20 21 (15.22%) DevOps
20 21 (15.22%) Tomcat
20 21 (15.22%) Retail
21 20 (14.49%) REST
22 19 (13.77%) Python
23 18 (13.04%) RUP
23 18 (13.04%) Web Services
24 17 (12.32%) MVC

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 29 (21.01%) Apache
2 21 (15.22%) Tomcat
3 17 (12.32%) Node.js
4 11 (7.97%) IIS
5 9 (6.52%) Drupal
6 8 (5.80%) nginx
7 4 (2.90%) CMS
8 2 (1.45%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.45%) JBoss
9 1 (0.72%) WordPress
9 1 (0.72%) lighttpd
9 1 (0.72%) concrete5
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.80%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.72%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 41 (29.71%) HTTP
2 12 (8.70%) Firewall
3 10 (7.25%) Internet
4 7 (5.07%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.62%) DNS
5 5 (3.62%) DHCP
6 4 (2.90%) SSL
7 1 (0.72%) SAN
7 1 (0.72%) SMPP
7 1 (0.72%) SMS
7 1 (0.72%) VoIP
7 1 (0.72%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (34.06%) MySQL
2 13 (9.42%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 9 (6.52%) Riak
5 6 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.90%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.45%) Redis
7 2 (1.45%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.72%) MS Access
8 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (6.52%) Subversion
1 9 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.62%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.45%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.45%) Hudson
3 2 (1.45%) Behat
4 1 (0.72%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.72%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.72%) Selenium
4 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.72%) JUnit
4 1 (0.72%) Xcode
General
1 21 (15.22%) Retail
2 10 (7.25%) Finance
3 5 (3.62%) Games
4 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.45%) Marketing
5 2 (1.45%) Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (39.86%) Architect
1 55 (39.86%) Solutions Architect
2 44 (31.88%) Developer
3 31 (22.46%) PHP Developer
4 17 (12.32%) Junior
4 17 (12.32%) Junior Architect
5 10 (7.25%) Web Developer
5 10 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (6.52%) Senior Developer
6 9 (6.52%) Administrator
6 9 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (5.80%) PHP Web Developer
7 8 (5.80%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 8 (5.80%) Technical Architect
8 7 (5.07%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.35%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.35%) UNIX Administrator
10 5 (3.62%) Applications Manager
10 5 (3.62%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (42.03%) XML
2 57 (41.30%) .NET
3 40 (28.99%) J2EE
4 36 (26.09%) SOAP
5 27 (19.57%) Java EE
6 26 (18.84%) HTML
7 22 (15.94%) CSS
8 20 (14.49%) REST
9 18 (13.04%) Web Services
10 14 (10.14%) Symfony
10 14 (10.14%) jQuery
11 9 (6.52%) HTML5
12 8 (5.80%) CSS3
13 7 (5.07%) CakePHP
14 5 (3.62%) Sass
14 5 (3.62%) LESS
14 5 (3.62%) Laravel
15 4 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (2.90%) WAP
16 3 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 35 (25.36%) Open Source
2 9 (6.52%) Clustering
3 6 (4.35%) RIA
4 4 (2.90%) iPhone
4 4 (2.90%) User Experience
5 3 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.17%) NHS
6 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.72%) W3C
7 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.72%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 68 (49.28%) Linux
2 15 (10.87%) UNIX
3 10 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (6.52%) Windows
5 6 (4.35%) SUSE
5 6 (4.35%) Debian
6 4 (2.90%) Android
7 3 (2.17%) CentOS
8 2 (1.45%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.72%) Solaris
9 1 (0.72%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (26.81%) OO
2 37 (26.81%) Software Engineering
3 32 (23.19%) SOA
4 21 (15.22%) DevOps
5 18 (13.04%) RUP
6 17 (12.32%) MVC
7 12 (8.70%) TDD
7 12 (8.70%) Web Development
8 11 (7.97%) Project Management
8 11 (7.97%) Mentoring
8 11 (7.97%) OO PHP
9 10 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (7.25%) Scrum
10 9 (6.52%) E-Commerce
11 8 (5.80%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (5.07%) OOP
13 6 (4.35%) Load Balancing
13 6 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (3.62%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (63.77%) PHP
2 77 (55.80%) Java
3 34 (24.64%) JavaScript
4 19 (13.77%) Python
5 16 (11.59%) SQL
6 12 (8.70%) Bash Shell
7 9 (6.52%) Ruby
8 6 (4.35%) Perl
9 5 (3.62%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.17%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.45%) C#
11 2 (1.45%) C++
11 2 (1.45%) PHP5
11 2 (1.45%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.72%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.72%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (2.90%) MCSE
1 4 (2.90%) MCSA
1 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (2.90%) Degree
2 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.62%) SLA
2 4 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.80%) Squid
2 6 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.35%) vSphere
3 5 (3.62%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.62%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.72%) Samba
4 1 (0.72%) qmail
Systems Management
1 26 (18.84%) Puppet
2 22 (15.94%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.07%) Salt
4 1 (0.72%) Opsview
4 1 (0.72%) Graphite
4 1 (0.72%) Ansible
4 1 (0.72%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.72%) Nagios
4 1 (0.72%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.72%) Cacti
Vendors
1 64 (46.38%) Oracle
2 12 (8.70%) Zend
3 10 (7.25%) Red Hat
4 8 (5.80%) VMware
5 7 (5.07%) Cisco
5 7 (5.07%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.35%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.45%) Sybase
8 1 (0.72%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.72%) Tealeaf
8 1 (0.72%) Splunk
8 1 (0.72%) Google
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits & pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £62,000 per annum Fantastic holiday entitlement, superb work/life bala
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, Leeds
Inter-Vention UK Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago