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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 43 82 51
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -31
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 8 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.08% 0.18% 2.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.71% 0.32% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 9
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.69%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
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
170 310 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 44.16% 56.16% 56.40%
Number of salaries quoted 147 258 191
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 January 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 17 (100.00%) MySQL
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 14 (82.35%) HTML
3 14 (82.35%) PHP
3 14 (82.35%) CSS
3 14 (82.35%) jQuery
4 13 (76.47%) HTML5
5 11 (64.71%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (52.94%) SEO
6 9 (52.94%) Web Design
6 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
6 9 (52.94%) Magento
7 8 (47.06%) Linux
8 7 (41.18%) Apache
9 6 (35.29%) CMS
9 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
9 6 (35.29%) CSS3
9 6 (35.29%) GitHub
9 6 (35.29%) Subversion
10 4 (23.53%) WordPress
10 4 (23.53%) Joomla!
10 4 (23.53%) Drupal
10 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (23.53%) Twitter
10 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (23.53%) Mercurial
10 4 (23.53%) Adobe
10 4 (23.53%) Photoshop
10 4 (23.53%) Node.js
11 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 7 (41.18%) Apache
2 6 (35.29%) CMS
3 4 (23.53%) Joomla!
3 4 (23.53%) Drupal
3 4 (23.53%) WordPress
3 4 (23.53%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Photoshop
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) GitHub
2 2 (11.76%) Trello
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Subversion
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (23.53%) Mercurial
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 2 (11.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Senior Developer
3 9 (52.94%) Magento Developer
4 8 (47.06%) Senior Magento Developer
4 8 (47.06%) Web Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Web Programmer
5 4 (23.53%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Programmer
5 4 (23.53%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (23.53%) PHP Developer
6 3 (17.65%) PHP Magento Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
7 2 (11.76%) PHP Programmer
8 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
8 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior PHP Programmer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) jQuery
1 14 (82.35%) HTML
1 14 (82.35%) CSS
2 13 (76.47%) HTML5
3 6 (35.29%) CSS3
4 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (11.76%) Ajax
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) ExpressJS
6 1 (5.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Android
2 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
2 9 (52.94%) SEO
2 9 (52.94%) Web Design
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Android Development
4 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
4 2 (11.76%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 14 (82.35%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.88%) Korn
3 1 (5.88%) Bourne shell
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Adobe
1 4 (23.53%) Twitter
2 2 (11.76%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) Zend
Leicester, Leicestershire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago