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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank - - 61
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - - 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
164 249 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.29% 45.19% 53.10%
Number of salaries quoted 133 232 171
Average salary £34,750 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.89% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,600 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 July 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (71.43%) Magento
3 5 (71.43%) SEO
3 5 (71.43%) Web Design
3 5 (71.43%) Apache
3 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Sublime Text
1 1 (14.29%) PhpStorm
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) PHP Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior PHP Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
2 4 (57.14%) PHP Magento Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Magento Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Magento Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Development Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Web Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Laravel
4 1 (14.29%) Sass
4 1 (14.29%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) SEO
1 5 (71.43%) Web Design
1 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 5 (71.43%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree