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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 66 94 73
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -21
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 11 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.58% 0.23% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.75% 0.48% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 5
Average salary £35,000 £29,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £29,550 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £29,950 £32,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.44%
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
293 416 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 42.16% 47.65% 43.26%
Number of salaries quoted 255 354 272
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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
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 2 March 2015. 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 +31 9 £35,000 +16.66% 2
LAMP
East Midlands

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 34 (87.18%) MySQL
2 33 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 31 (79.49%) PHP
3 31 (79.49%) jQuery
4 24 (61.54%) Linux
5 20 (51.28%) HTML
6 19 (48.72%) CSS
7 18 (46.15%) HTML5
8 17 (43.59%) Magento
9 16 (41.03%) Git (software)
10 15 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (38.46%) E-Commerce
10 15 (38.46%) OOP
11 14 (35.90%) SEO
11 14 (35.90%) Web Design
12 12 (30.77%) Apache
13 11 (28.21%) Ajax
13 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (28.21%) JIRA
13 11 (28.21%) Marketing
13 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
14 10 (25.64%) Redmine
14 10 (25.64%) PHPUnit
14 10 (25.64%) Symfony
14 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
14 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (25.64%) TDD
14 10 (25.64%) OOD
15 9 (23.08%) GitHub
16 6 (15.38%) CMS

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 12 (30.77%) Apache
2 6 (15.38%) CMS
3 4 (10.26%) Drupal
4 3 (7.69%) WordPress
4 3 (7.69%) Node.js
4 3 (7.69%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) GitHub
2 1 (2.56%) Trello
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) LAN
1 1 (2.56%) WAN
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.56%) DNS
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (87.18%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.21%) JIRA
3 10 (25.64%) PHPUnit
3 10 (25.64%) Redmine
4 5 (12.82%) Subversion
5 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (7.69%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (28.21%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Automotive
2 1 (2.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) Developer
2 20 (51.28%) Senior Developer
2 20 (51.28%) PHP Developer
3 17 (43.59%) Magento Developer
4 15 (38.46%) Senior Magento Developer
5 14 (35.90%) Senior PHP Developer
6 11 (28.21%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 10 (25.64%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 9 (23.08%) PHP Magento Developer
9 7 (17.95%) Web Developer
10 5 (12.82%) Junior
10 5 (12.82%) Junior Developer
10 5 (12.82%) Junior PHP Developer
11 3 (7.69%) Web Programmer
11 3 (7.69%) Programmer
11 3 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
12 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
12 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
12 2 (5.13%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 1 (2.56%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (79.49%) jQuery
2 20 (51.28%) HTML
3 19 (48.72%) CSS
4 18 (46.15%) HTML5
5 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
5 11 (28.21%) Ajax
6 10 (25.64%) Symfony
7 5 (12.82%) CSS3
8 3 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.56%) ExpressJS
9 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (61.54%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Android
2 4 (10.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) E-Commerce
1 15 (38.46%) OOP
1 15 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
2 14 (35.90%) SEO
2 14 (35.90%) Web Design
3 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.64%) TDD
4 10 (25.64%) OOD
4 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
4 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.69%) OO
5 3 (7.69%) Web Development
6 2 (5.13%) Android Development
6 2 (5.13%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.56%) Line Management
7 1 (2.56%) Creative Marketing
7 1 (2.56%) Matrix Management
7 1 (2.56%) Project Management
7 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 31 (79.49%) PHP
3 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.56%) Korn
3 1 (2.56%) Bourne shell
3 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Adobe
1 3 (7.69%) Twitter
2 1 (2.56%) Google
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