The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 137 98 109
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +11
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 44 64 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.16% 2.30% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.24% 6.18% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 43 48 30
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £41,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1359 1036 1185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.82% 37.21% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1111 871 1081
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Leeds

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 63 (77.78%) PHP
2 60 (74.07%) Linux
3 51 (62.96%) MySQL
4 43 (53.09%) Apache
5 37 (45.68%) JavaScript
6 31 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (37.04%) Zend
8 28 (34.57%) Scrum
9 22 (27.16%) HTML
9 22 (27.16%) Tomcat
9 22 (27.16%) Windows
10 21 (25.93%) CSS
10 21 (25.93%) Web Services
10 21 (25.93%) QA
11 18 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 17 (20.99%) XML
12 17 (20.99%) TDD
13 16 (19.75%) SQL
14 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
14 15 (18.52%) Unit Testing
14 15 (18.52%) BDD
15 14 (17.28%) Shell Script
15 14 (17.28%) UNIX
15 14 (17.28%) Finance
16 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering
16 13 (16.05%) SQL Server 2008
17 12 (14.81%) Integration Testing
17 12 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (14.81%) MSTest
17 12 (14.81%) Low Latency

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 43 (53.09%) Apache
2 22 (27.16%) Tomcat
3 10 (12.35%) WordPress
4 8 (9.88%) WebLogic Portal
4 8 (9.88%) WebLogic
4 8 (9.88%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.94%) Drupal
6 2 (2.47%) Node.js
6 2 (2.47%) Moodle
6 2 (2.47%) SugarCRM
6 2 (2.47%) CMS
Business Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Magento
2 1 (1.23%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.58%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.64%) IaaS
3 3 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.70%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (3.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.35%) Firewall
2 9 (11.11%) Internet
3 8 (9.88%) AMQP
3 8 (9.88%) HTTP
4 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
4 7 (8.64%) OpenLDAP
5 6 (7.41%) DNS
6 3 (3.70%) SSH
6 3 (3.70%) SSL
6 3 (3.70%) VPN
6 3 (3.70%) DHCP
6 3 (3.70%) FTP
6 3 (3.70%) tcpdump
6 3 (3.70%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.23%) LDAP
7 1 (1.23%) SMTP
7 1 (1.23%) OpenVPN
7 1 (1.23%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (62.96%) MySQL
2 18 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 13 (16.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.94%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.47%) Redis
7 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (14.81%) MSTest
1 12 (14.81%) NUnit
2 9 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.64%) Subversion
4 3 (3.70%) PHPUnit
General
1 14 (17.28%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Marketing
3 2 (2.47%) Games
4 1 (1.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 50 (61.73%) Developer
2 22 (27.16%) PHP Developer
3 12 (14.81%) LAMP Developer
3 12 (14.81%) Senior Developer
3 12 (14.81%) Architect
4 11 (13.58%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Help Desk Technician
6 7 (8.64%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.64%) Lead Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Technician
7 6 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (6.17%) Administrator
8 5 (6.17%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.17%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.70%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.16%) HTML
2 21 (25.93%) CSS
2 21 (25.93%) Web Services
3 17 (20.99%) XML
4 12 (14.81%) MSMQ
5 9 (11.11%) J2EE
5 9 (11.11%) jQuery
5 9 (11.11%) Symfony
5 9 (11.11%) JSON
6 8 (9.88%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (9.88%) ActiveMQ
7 7 (8.64%) REST
8 6 (7.41%) XHTML
9 4 (4.94%) Zend Framework
9 4 (4.94%) HTML5
9 4 (4.94%) CSS3
10 3 (3.70%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.47%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Open Source
2 9 (11.11%) Clustering
3 8 (9.88%) RIA
3 8 (9.88%) Symmetrix
4 7 (8.64%) Social Media
5 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.70%) Derivative
6 2 (2.47%) W3C
7 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 60 (74.07%) Linux
2 22 (27.16%) Windows
3 14 (17.28%) UNIX
4 8 (9.88%) SELinux
4 8 (9.88%) Solaris
5 7 (8.64%) Debian
6 5 (6.17%) CentOS
6 5 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.94%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.57%) Scrum
3 17 (20.99%) TDD
4 15 (18.52%) Unit Testing
4 15 (18.52%) BDD
5 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering
6 12 (14.81%) Integration Testing
6 12 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (14.81%) Low Latency
6 12 (14.81%) Automated Testing
6 12 (14.81%) MVC
6 12 (14.81%) OOP
6 12 (14.81%) OO
6 12 (14.81%) DSDM
6 12 (14.81%) RUP
7 11 (13.58%) Project Management
8 10 (12.35%) Content Management
9 9 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (11.11%) High Availability
10 8 (9.88%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 63 (77.78%) PHP
2 37 (45.68%) JavaScript
3 16 (19.75%) SQL
4 14 (17.28%) Shell Script
5 12 (14.81%) T-SQL
6 11 (13.58%) Java
6 11 (13.58%) Perl
7 10 (12.35%) Ruby
8 8 (9.88%) Bash Shell
9 7 (8.64%) Python
9 7 (8.64%) PHP5
10 4 (4.94%) C
11 1 (1.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (25.93%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (8.64%) Active Directory
1 7 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.94%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.23%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) YUM
2 3 (3.70%) Nagios
2 3 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (37.04%) Zend
2 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.58%) VMware
4 8 (9.88%) F5
4 8 (9.88%) Cisco
4 8 (9.88%) EMC
5 7 (8.64%) JBoss
5 7 (8.64%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.17%) Oracle
7 4 (4.94%) HP
7 4 (4.94%) CommVault
8 3 (3.70%) Google
9 2 (2.47%) Adobe
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