The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 76 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 7 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.81% 0.72% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.96% 1.56% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 6
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
LAMP
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
358 321 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 41.63% 46.25% 50.38%
Number of salaries quoted 324 295 316
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

LAMP
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Leicestershire

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

LAMP
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 2 £37,750 - 2
Loughborough - 1 £22,000 -
Hinckley - 1 £27,500 -
LAMP
East Midlands

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 14 (93.33%) PHP
2 12 (80.00%) MySQL
3 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 8 (53.33%) HTML
5 6 (40.00%) CSS
5 6 (40.00%) Apache
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) jQuery
6 5 (33.33%) Ajax
6 5 (33.33%) WordPress
7 4 (26.67%) Symfony
7 4 (26.67%) CMS
8 3 (20.00%) TDD
8 3 (20.00%) OO
8 3 (20.00%) Zend
8 3 (20.00%) HTML5
8 3 (20.00%) OO PHP
9 2 (13.33%) Drupal
9 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
9 2 (13.33%) CSS3
9 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
9 2 (13.33%) Marketing
9 2 (13.33%) JIRA
9 2 (13.33%) Joomla!
9 2 (13.33%) OOP
9 2 (13.33%) XHTML
9 2 (13.33%) OOD
9 2 (13.33%) Web Services
9 2 (13.33%) UNIX

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (40.00%) Apache
2 5 (33.33%) WordPress
3 4 (26.67%) CMS
4 2 (13.33%) Joomla!
4 2 (13.33%) Drupal
5 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
1 1 (6.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
2 1 (6.67%) PHPUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Redmine
2 1 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) LAMP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior PHP Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Assistant
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 5 (33.33%) Ajax
4 4 (26.67%) Symfony
5 3 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) CSS3
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) XHTML
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
7 1 (6.67%) ExpressJS
7 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (6.67%) Zend Framework
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) TDD
2 3 (20.00%) OO
2 3 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (13.33%) OOP
3 2 (13.33%) OOD
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) PHP
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Zend
2 1 (6.67%) Twitter
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Google
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