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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 49 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.27% 0.67% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.70% 1.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
158 264 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 39.80% 58.67% 54.11%
Number of salaries quoted 142 245 150
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £40,500
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 21 October 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 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 6 (66.67%) CSS3
3 6 (66.67%) GitHub
3 6 (66.67%) CMS
3 6 (66.67%) Subversion
4 4 (44.44%) Joomla!
4 4 (44.44%) Adobe
4 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
4 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (44.44%) Twitter
4 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (44.44%) Node.js
4 4 (44.44%) Drupal
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (44.44%) Mercurial
4 4 (44.44%) WordPress
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Ajax
6 2 (22.22%) Google
6 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (22.22%) Web Design
6 2 (22.22%) OOP
6 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (66.67%) CMS
2 4 (44.44%) Joomla!
2 4 (44.44%) Node.js
2 4 (44.44%) Drupal
2 4 (44.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) GitHub
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 6 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (44.44%) Mercurial
3 2 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Web Programmer
2 4 (44.44%) Web Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Magento Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Magento Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior PHP Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) jQuery
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
2 6 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) ExpressJS
5 1 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) SEO
3 2 (22.22%) Android Development
3 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
4 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Adobe
1 4 (44.44%) Twitter
2 2 (22.22%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) Zend
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + games room etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago