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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 117 129 101
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -28
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 61 45 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.81% 1.38% 1.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.10% 3.61% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 45 45 55
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £41,500 £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
1196 1246 1222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.51% 38.31% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 954 1036 1087
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 £45,000 £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 22 December 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Leeds

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 81 (52.94%) PHP
2 79 (51.63%) Linux
3 76 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (42.48%) Java
5 57 (37.25%) XML
6 56 (36.60%) .NET
7 53 (34.64%) HTTP
8 50 (32.68%) MySQL
9 49 (32.03%) Oracle
10 47 (30.72%) Apache
11 46 (30.07%) SOAP
12 43 (28.10%) JavaScript
13 41 (26.80%) Software Engineering
13 41 (26.80%) DevOps
14 40 (26.14%) OO
15 35 (22.88%) Open Source
16 29 (18.95%) HTML
16 29 (18.95%) Ruby
17 28 (18.30%) Python
18 27 (17.65%) J2EE
19 26 (16.99%) CSS
19 26 (16.99%) Node.js
20 25 (16.34%) Scrum
21 24 (15.69%) RUP
21 24 (15.69%) REST
21 24 (15.69%) Java EE
22 23 (15.03%) SOA
22 23 (15.03%) B2C
23 22 (14.38%) SQL
23 22 (14.38%) Retail

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 47 (30.72%) Apache
2 26 (16.99%) Node.js
3 11 (7.19%) Tomcat
4 9 (5.88%) Drupal
4 9 (5.88%) nginx
5 6 (3.92%) IIS
6 4 (2.61%) CMS
7 3 (1.96%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.96%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (1.96%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.31%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.65%) WordPress
9 1 (0.65%) JBoss
9 1 (0.65%) lighttpd
9 1 (0.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.65%) Heroku
2 1 (0.65%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 53 (34.64%) HTTP
2 19 (12.42%) Internet
3 5 (3.27%) Firewall
4 4 (2.61%) DNS
5 3 (1.96%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.96%) SSL
5 3 (1.96%) AMQP
5 3 (1.96%) DHCP
6 2 (1.31%) Extranet
6 2 (1.31%) Intranet
6 2 (1.31%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.65%) SMS
7 1 (0.65%) VoIP
7 1 (0.65%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (32.68%) MySQL
2 13 (8.50%) NoSQL
3 10 (6.54%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.23%) Redis
5 7 (4.58%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (4.58%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.96%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.96%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.96%) Riak
7 2 (1.31%) Big Data
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (12.42%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.15%) Subversion
3 12 (7.84%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.58%) CruiseControl
5 3 (1.96%) PHPUnit
5 3 (1.96%) Selenium
6 2 (1.31%) TestNG
6 2 (1.31%) JUnit
6 2 (1.31%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.31%) Behat
6 2 (1.31%) Grunt
7 1 (0.65%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.65%) JIRA
7 1 (0.65%) Mercurial
General
1 22 (14.38%) Retail
2 15 (9.80%) Games
3 11 (7.19%) Automotive
4 6 (3.92%) Finance
5 5 (3.27%) Back Office
6 4 (2.61%) Marketing
7 3 (1.96%) Banking
8 2 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.65%) Legal
9 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (24.18%) Developer
2 34 (22.22%) Architect
2 34 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 29 (18.95%) PHP Developer
4 18 (11.76%) Systems Integrator
5 12 (7.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 12 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (7.19%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (7.19%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 11 (7.19%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 11 (7.19%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 9 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 9 (5.88%) Lead Developer
8 7 (4.58%) Senior Technician
9 6 (3.92%) Lead PHP Developer
9 6 (3.92%) PHP Web Developer
9 6 (3.92%) Junior
10 5 (3.27%) Development Manager
10 5 (3.27%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (37.25%) XML
2 56 (36.60%) .NET
3 46 (30.07%) SOAP
4 29 (18.95%) HTML
5 27 (17.65%) J2EE
6 26 (16.99%) CSS
7 24 (15.69%) Java EE
7 24 (15.69%) REST
8 14 (9.15%) jQuery
9 13 (8.50%) Symfony
10 12 (7.84%) Web Services
11 8 (5.23%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (3.92%) CSS3
12 6 (3.92%) CakePHP
12 6 (3.92%) HTML5
12 6 (3.92%) ActiveMQ
13 5 (3.27%) Sass
13 5 (3.27%) LESS
14 4 (2.61%) Backbone.js
14 4 (2.61%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.88%) Open Source
2 6 (3.92%) Clustering
2 6 (3.92%) RIA
3 3 (1.96%) iPhone
3 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.96%) Symmetrix
4 2 (1.31%) User Experience
4 2 (1.31%) Social Media
4 2 (1.31%) BBC
4 2 (1.31%) NHS
5 1 (0.65%) iDTV
5 1 (0.65%) Replication
5 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 79 (51.63%) Linux
2 19 (12.42%) UNIX
3 9 (5.88%) Windows
4 4 (2.61%) CentOS
4 4 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.96%) Solaris
5 3 (1.96%) Android
6 2 (1.31%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.65%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.65%) SUSE
7 1 (0.65%) Debian
7 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (26.80%) Software Engineering
2 41 (26.80%) DevOps
3 40 (26.14%) OO
4 25 (16.34%) Scrum
5 24 (15.69%) RUP
6 23 (15.03%) SOA
6 23 (15.03%) B2C
7 18 (11.76%) E-Commerce
8 13 (8.50%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (7.19%) OOP
9 11 (7.19%) Service Delivery
9 11 (7.19%) MVC
10 10 (6.54%) Mentoring
11 9 (5.88%) OO PHP
11 9 (5.88%) TDD
12 7 (4.58%) Project Management
12 7 (4.58%) Content Management
12 7 (4.58%) Web Development
13 6 (3.92%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 81 (52.94%) PHP
2 65 (42.48%) Java
3 43 (28.10%) JavaScript
4 29 (18.95%) Ruby
5 28 (18.30%) Python
6 22 (14.38%) SQL
7 18 (11.76%) Bash Shell
8 12 (7.84%) PHP5
9 8 (5.23%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.92%) Perl
11 5 (3.27%) C++
12 3 (1.96%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.31%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.31%) C
14 1 (0.65%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (4.58%) Degree
2 2 (1.31%) MCSE
2 2 (1.31%) MCSA
2 2 (1.31%) ISEB
2 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.31%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.88%) QA
2 3 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.61%) Varnish
2 3 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.96%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.31%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.65%) vSphere
4 1 (0.65%) Squid
4 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (13.07%) Puppet
2 15 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.96%) Opsview
3 3 (1.96%) Graphite
4 2 (1.31%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.65%) Salt
Vendors
1 49 (32.03%) Oracle
2 10 (6.54%) VMware
3 8 (5.23%) Zend
3 8 (5.23%) Tableau
3 8 (5.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.27%) Cisco
4 5 (3.27%) Rackspace
5 3 (1.96%) EMC
5 3 (1.96%) Riverbed
5 3 (1.96%) F5
5 3 (1.96%) Tealeaf
5 3 (1.96%) Splunk
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.65%) Atlassian
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago