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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 95 46 106
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +60
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 95 132 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.52% 4.98% 1.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.15% 12.49% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 79 92 50
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
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
1165 1057 1245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 30.90% 39.92% 43.18%
Number of salaries quoted 903 868 1071
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 16 September 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Leeds

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 112 (62.22%) PHP
2 108 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (57.78%) Linux
4 78 (43.33%) MySQL
5 76 (42.22%) Java
6 75 (41.67%) Apache
7 68 (37.78%) JavaScript
8 67 (37.22%) XML
9 56 (31.11%) Scrum
10 55 (30.56%) Open Source
11 54 (30.00%) HTTP
12 53 (29.44%) Internet
13 52 (28.89%) J2EE
14 49 (27.22%) Ruby
15 43 (23.89%) Oracle
16 42 (23.33%) Web Services
17 40 (22.22%) .NET
18 39 (21.67%) Tomcat
18 39 (21.67%) Technical Architecture
19 38 (21.11%) Python
20 37 (20.56%) Degree
20 37 (20.56%) RabbitMQ
20 37 (20.56%) DevOps
21 36 (20.00%) Content Management
21 36 (20.00%) Clustering
22 35 (19.44%) ActiveMQ
22 35 (19.44%) QA
22 35 (19.44%) Project Management
23 34 (18.89%) Software Engineering
24 33 (18.33%) Cisco

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 75 (41.67%) Apache
2 39 (21.67%) Tomcat
3 32 (17.78%) WebLogic
3 32 (17.78%) WebLogic Portal
3 32 (17.78%) WebSphere
4 30 (16.67%) Node.js
5 14 (7.78%) Drupal
6 12 (6.67%) nginx
7 8 (4.44%) CMS
7 8 (4.44%) WordPress
8 5 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (2.78%) MS Exchange
9 4 (2.22%) IIS
10 1 (0.56%) lighttpd
10 1 (0.56%) Moodle
10 1 (0.56%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (6.11%) Magento
2 1 (0.56%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.67%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (1.67%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.11%) SaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 54 (30.00%) HTTP
2 53 (29.44%) Internet
3 32 (17.78%) AMQP
4 7 (3.89%) SAN
5 5 (2.78%) Firewall
5 5 (2.78%) Extranet
5 5 (2.78%) Intranet
6 4 (2.22%) VPN
6 4 (2.22%) DNS
7 3 (1.67%) Wireshark
7 3 (1.67%) SSH
7 3 (1.67%) HTTPS
7 3 (1.67%) SSL
7 3 (1.67%) DHCP
7 3 (1.67%) tcpdump
8 2 (1.11%) VoIP
8 2 (1.11%) WAN
9 1 (0.56%) NAS
9 1 (0.56%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (43.33%) MySQL
2 17 (9.44%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 9 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.44%) Redis
6 7 (3.89%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.89%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.67%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.67%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.67%) Riak
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.44%) Jenkins
3 16 (8.89%) Subversion
4 11 (6.11%) CruiseControl
5 6 (3.33%) Grunt
6 3 (1.67%) Selenium
7 2 (1.11%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.11%) JUnit
7 2 (1.11%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.11%) TestNG
8 1 (0.56%) JIRA
8 1 (0.56%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.56%) Behat
General
1 19 (10.56%) Games
2 10 (5.56%) Retail
3 9 (5.00%) Automotive
4 6 (3.33%) Finance
4 6 (3.33%) Back Office
4 6 (3.33%) Banking
5 5 (2.78%) Marketing
6 4 (2.22%) Advertising
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 74 (41.11%) Developer
2 59 (32.78%) Architect
3 46 (25.56%) Solutions Architect
4 35 (19.44%) Lead Developer
5 26 (14.44%) PHP Developer
6 23 (12.78%) Senior Developer
7 16 (8.89%) Senior Architect
8 15 (8.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 12 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 12 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
9 12 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (6.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 12 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (5.56%) Lead PHP Developer
11 9 (5.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 9 (5.00%) Architecture Manager
11 9 (5.00%) Systems Integrator
11 9 (5.00%) Java Developer
11 9 (5.00%) Junior Developer
11 9 (5.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (37.22%) XML
2 52 (28.89%) J2EE
3 42 (23.33%) Web Services
4 40 (22.22%) .NET
5 37 (20.56%) RabbitMQ
6 35 (19.44%) ActiveMQ
7 24 (13.33%) HTML
7 24 (13.33%) CSS
8 23 (12.78%) SOAP
9 18 (10.00%) Java EE
10 16 (8.89%) jQuery
11 12 (6.67%) Symfony
12 10 (5.56%) REST
13 7 (3.89%) HTML5
13 7 (3.89%) CSS3
14 6 (3.33%) CakePHP
15 4 (2.22%) XHTML
16 3 (1.67%) .NET Framework
16 3 (1.67%) Laravel
16 3 (1.67%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 55 (30.56%) Open Source
2 36 (20.00%) Clustering
3 32 (17.78%) Symmetrix
3 32 (17.78%) RIA
4 5 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.78%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.67%) Social Media
7 2 (1.11%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.11%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.56%) IVR
8 1 (0.56%) W3C
8 1 (0.56%) Replication
8 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 104 (57.78%) Linux
2 33 (18.33%) Solaris
3 19 (10.56%) UNIX
4 11 (6.11%) Windows
5 4 (2.22%) CentOS
5 4 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.11%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.56%) AIX
7 1 (0.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (31.11%) Scrum
3 39 (21.67%) Technical Architecture
4 37 (20.56%) DevOps
5 36 (20.00%) Content Management
6 35 (19.44%) Project Management
7 34 (18.89%) Software Engineering
8 32 (17.78%) High Availability
8 32 (17.78%) Test Planning
8 32 (17.78%) UML
8 32 (17.78%) OO
8 32 (17.78%) Network Load Balancing
8 32 (17.78%) Load Testing
9 25 (13.89%) B2C
10 20 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 20 (11.11%) SOA
11 17 (9.44%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (7.22%) TDD
12 13 (7.22%) MVC
13 12 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 112 (62.22%) PHP
2 76 (42.22%) Java
3 68 (37.78%) JavaScript
4 49 (27.22%) Ruby
5 38 (21.11%) Python
6 26 (14.44%) Perl
7 20 (11.11%) SQL
8 16 (8.89%) Bash Shell
9 14 (7.78%) PHP5
10 11 (6.11%) C++
10 11 (6.11%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.22%) C
12 3 (1.67%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.56%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.56%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 37 (20.56%) Degree
2 5 (2.78%) MCITP
2 5 (2.78%) MCSA
2 5 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.67%) MCSE
3 3 (1.67%) MCP
4 2 (1.11%) CCA
4 2 (1.11%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (1.11%) ISEB
4 2 (1.11%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.56%) MySQL Certification
5 1 (0.56%) CCNP
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.56%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (19.44%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.56%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 8 (4.44%) Varnish
2 6 (3.33%) XenApp
3 5 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.67%) Sendmail
4 3 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.56%) vSphere
5 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (9.44%) Puppet
2 10 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.33%) Capistrano
3 6 (3.33%) Opsview
4 5 (2.78%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.67%) Nagios
6 2 (1.11%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.56%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 43 (23.89%) Oracle
2 33 (18.33%) Cisco
2 33 (18.33%) F5
3 32 (17.78%) EMC
4 15 (8.33%) Zend
5 14 (7.78%) VMware
6 9 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (3.89%) Rackspace
8 6 (3.33%) Symantec
8 6 (3.33%) Dell
9 5 (2.78%) Tableau
9 5 (2.78%) Citrix
10 4 (2.22%) HP
11 3 (1.67%) Riverbed
11 3 (1.67%) Google
11 3 (1.67%) CommVault
11 3 (1.67%) Tealeaf
11 3 (1.67%) Splunk
12 2 (1.11%) SonicWALL
13 1 (0.56%) SolarWinds
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Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum c£50K + 20% Bonus
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum C£65K + 35% Bonus
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Salary: From £31,500 to £35,000 per annum
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