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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 120 67 112
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +45
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 68 101 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.80% 3.45% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.98% 8.59% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 49 79 46
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
1137 1176 1160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 30.04% 40.16% 42.85%
Number of salaries quoted 866 997 1013
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 £25,500
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 31 October 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Leeds

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 104 (57.14%) PHP
2 99 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (51.10%) Linux
4 77 (42.31%) Java
5 68 (37.36%) MySQL
6 67 (36.81%) XML
7 63 (34.62%) Apache
8 61 (33.52%) JavaScript
9 56 (30.77%) .NET
9 56 (30.77%) HTTP
10 52 (28.57%) Oracle
11 47 (25.82%) Open Source
12 46 (25.27%) Scrum
13 45 (24.73%) Internet
13 45 (24.73%) J2EE
14 43 (23.63%) Ruby
15 41 (22.53%) DevOps
16 40 (21.98%) Software Engineering
17 38 (20.88%) OO
18 37 (20.33%) Python
19 35 (19.23%) SOAP
20 32 (17.58%) Node.js
21 27 (14.84%) Technical Architecture
21 27 (14.84%) QA
21 27 (14.84%) Web Services
21 27 (14.84%) HTML
22 26 (14.29%) CSS
22 26 (14.29%) Tomcat
22 26 (14.29%) Java EE
22 26 (14.29%) RabbitMQ

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 63 (34.62%) Apache
2 32 (17.58%) Node.js
3 26 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 21 (11.54%) WebLogic
4 21 (11.54%) WebLogic Portal
4 21 (11.54%) WebSphere
5 13 (7.14%) Drupal
6 12 (6.59%) nginx
7 7 (3.85%) CMS
8 4 (2.20%) WordPress
8 4 (2.20%) IIS
8 4 (2.20%) MS Exchange
8 4 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.55%) lighttpd
9 1 (0.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.10%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 56 (30.77%) HTTP
2 45 (24.73%) Internet
3 21 (11.54%) AMQP
4 6 (3.30%) SAN
5 5 (2.75%) Intranet
5 5 (2.75%) Extranet
6 3 (1.65%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.10%) Firewall
7 2 (1.10%) VoIP
7 2 (1.10%) WAN
8 1 (0.55%) ISDN
8 1 (0.55%) LAN
8 1 (0.55%) SMS
8 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.55%) VPN
8 1 (0.55%) DNS
8 1 (0.55%) IPsec
8 1 (0.55%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (37.36%) MySQL
2 17 (9.34%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.49%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.40%) Redis
4 8 (4.40%) SQL Server
4 8 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.20%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.65%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.65%) Riak
7 2 (1.10%) Big Data
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (12.64%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.34%) Jenkins
3 15 (8.24%) Subversion
4 11 (6.04%) CruiseControl
5 6 (3.30%) Grunt
6 3 (1.65%) Selenium
7 2 (1.10%) TestNG
7 2 (1.10%) JUnit
7 2 (1.10%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.10%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.55%) Behat
8 1 (0.55%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.55%) JIRA
General
1 19 (10.44%) Games
1 19 (10.44%) Retail
2 12 (6.59%) Automotive
3 8 (4.40%) Banking
4 6 (3.30%) Back Office
5 5 (2.75%) Finance
5 5 (2.75%) Marketing
6 4 (2.20%) Advertising
7 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (34.62%) Developer
2 52 (28.57%) Architect
3 41 (22.53%) Solutions Architect
4 29 (15.93%) PHP Developer
5 26 (14.29%) Lead Developer
6 19 (10.44%) Senior Developer
7 15 (8.24%) Systems Integrator
8 13 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (6.59%) Senior Architect
9 12 (6.59%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (6.59%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 12 (6.59%) Systems Engineer
9 12 (6.59%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 11 (6.04%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 11 (6.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 10 (5.49%) Lead PHP Developer
12 9 (4.95%) Software Engineer
12 9 (4.95%) Architecture Manager
13 8 (4.40%) Junior
13 8 (4.40%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (36.81%) XML
2 56 (30.77%) .NET
3 45 (24.73%) J2EE
4 35 (19.23%) SOAP
5 27 (14.84%) Web Services
5 27 (14.84%) HTML
6 26 (14.29%) CSS
6 26 (14.29%) Java EE
6 26 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
7 24 (13.19%) ActiveMQ
8 16 (8.79%) REST
9 14 (7.69%) jQuery
10 12 (6.59%) Symfony
11 7 (3.85%) HTML5
11 7 (3.85%) CSS3
12 6 (3.30%) CakePHP
13 4 (2.20%) .NET Framework
14 3 (1.65%) Laravel
14 3 (1.65%) Memcached
15 2 (1.10%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 47 (25.82%) Open Source
2 25 (13.74%) Clustering
3 22 (12.09%) RIA
4 21 (11.54%) Symmetrix
5 5 (2.75%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.20%) EqualLogic
6 4 (2.20%) Social Media
7 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.10%) NHS
9 1 (0.55%) iDTV
9 1 (0.55%) BBC
9 1 (0.55%) Replication
9 1 (0.55%) iPhone
9 1 (0.55%) IVR
9 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.55%) User Experience
9 1 (0.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 93 (51.10%) Linux
2 22 (12.09%) Solaris
3 18 (9.89%) UNIX
4 9 (4.95%) Windows
5 4 (2.20%) CentOS
5 4 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.10%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.55%) SUSE
7 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.55%) Android
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (25.27%) Scrum
3 41 (22.53%) DevOps
4 40 (21.98%) Software Engineering
5 38 (20.88%) OO
6 27 (14.84%) Technical Architecture
7 25 (13.74%) B2C
8 24 (13.19%) SOA
8 24 (13.19%) Content Management
9 23 (12.64%) Project Management
9 23 (12.64%) E-Commerce
9 23 (12.64%) UML
10 21 (11.54%) Test Planning
10 21 (11.54%) High Availability
10 21 (11.54%) Network Load Balancing
10 21 (11.54%) Load Testing
11 17 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (9.34%) RUP
12 15 (8.24%) TDD
13 13 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 104 (57.14%) PHP
2 77 (42.31%) Java
3 61 (33.52%) JavaScript
4 43 (23.63%) Ruby
5 37 (20.33%) Python
6 24 (13.19%) SQL
7 20 (10.99%) Perl
8 16 (8.79%) PHP5
9 15 (8.24%) Bash Shell
10 13 (7.14%) C++
11 11 (6.04%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.75%) C
13 4 (2.20%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 25 (13.74%) Degree
2 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.20%) MCITP
2 4 (2.20%) MCSA
3 2 (1.10%) MCP
3 2 (1.10%) MCSE
3 2 (1.10%) ISEB
3 2 (1.10%) CCA
3 2 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (1.10%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.55%) VCAP
4 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (14.84%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (4.40%) Varnish
2 6 (3.30%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.75%) XenApp
4 3 (1.65%) Sendmail
4 3 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (8.24%) Puppet
2 11 (6.04%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.30%) Capistrano
4 4 (2.20%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.65%) Opsview
6 2 (1.10%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.55%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 52 (28.57%) Oracle
2 22 (12.09%) Cisco
2 22 (12.09%) F5
3 21 (11.54%) EMC
4 15 (8.24%) VMware
5 12 (6.59%) Zend
6 8 (4.40%) Microsoft
6 8 (4.40%) Tableau
7 7 (3.85%) Rackspace
8 5 (2.75%) Dell
8 5 (2.75%) Symantec
9 4 (2.20%) HP
9 4 (2.20%) Citrix
10 3 (1.65%) CommVault
10 3 (1.65%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.65%) Tealeaf
10 3 (1.65%) Splunk
11 2 (1.10%) SonicWALL
12 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.55%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£65k
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 8 days ago