The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 58 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.42% - 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £37,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
LAMP
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
201 193 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 42.05% 50.79% 56.78%
Number of salaries quoted 182 174 206
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

LAMP
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Leicester region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Leicester

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (50.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (25.00%) WordPress
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter
4 1 (25.00%) GitHub
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) ExpressJS
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) Trello
4 1 (25.00%) OO PHP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) WordPress
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
1 1 (25.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ExpressJS
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Zend