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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 54 93 67
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -26
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 22 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.93% 0.45% 1.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.36% 0.84% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 13
Average salary £35,000 £28,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -8.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,700 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
299 476 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.87% 53.48% 52.74%
Number of salaries quoted 277 426 356
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +38 10 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Loughborough +3 1 £27,500 -11.29%
LAMP
East Midlands

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 29 (82.86%) MySQL
2 27 (77.14%) JavaScript
3 26 (74.29%) PHP
4 25 (71.43%) jQuery
5 17 (48.57%) Linux
6 16 (45.71%) HTML
6 16 (45.71%) CSS
6 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
7 15 (42.86%) OOP
7 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (34.29%) TDD
8 12 (34.29%) JIRA
8 12 (34.29%) Marketing
8 12 (34.29%) Ajax
8 12 (34.29%) AngularJS
9 11 (31.43%) HTML5
9 11 (31.43%) OOD
10 10 (28.57%) Unit Testing
10 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (28.57%) Symfony
10 10 (28.57%) GitHub
10 10 (28.57%) PHPUnit
10 10 (28.57%) Redmine
11 8 (22.86%) Magento
12 7 (20.00%) CMS
12 7 (20.00%) CSS3
12 7 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (17.14%) SEO
13 6 (17.14%) Web Design
13 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (20.00%) CMS
2 5 (14.29%) Joomla!
2 5 (14.29%) Drupal
2 5 (14.29%) WordPress
3 4 (11.43%) Node.js
3 4 (11.43%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.71%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) GitHub
2 2 (5.71%) Trello
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) LAN
1 1 (2.86%) WAN
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.86%) DNS
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (82.86%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
2 12 (34.29%) JIRA
3 10 (28.57%) PHPUnit
3 10 (28.57%) Redmine
4 6 (17.14%) Subversion
5 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (11.43%) Mercurial
6 2 (5.71%) Dreamweaver
General
1 12 (34.29%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 14 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 10 (28.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 10 (28.57%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 9 (25.71%) Senior PHP Developer
6 8 (22.86%) Magento Developer
6 8 (22.86%) Web Developer
7 6 (17.14%) Senior Magento Developer
8 5 (14.29%) Junior PHP Developer
8 5 (14.29%) Junior
8 5 (14.29%) Junior Developer
9 4 (11.43%) Programmer
9 4 (11.43%) Web Programmer
10 3 (8.57%) Senior Web Developer
11 2 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
11 2 (5.71%) Technical Leader
11 2 (5.71%) PHP Programmer
11 2 (5.71%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 2 (5.71%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (71.43%) jQuery
2 16 (45.71%) HTML
2 16 (45.71%) CSS
3 12 (34.29%) Ajax
3 12 (34.29%) AngularJS
4 11 (31.43%) HTML5
5 10 (28.57%) Symfony
6 7 (20.00%) CSS3
7 4 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (5.71%) XHTML
8 2 (5.71%) ExpressJS
9 1 (2.86%) Zend Framework
9 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Android
2 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) OOP
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) TDD
3 11 (31.43%) OOD
4 10 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (17.14%) SEO
6 6 (17.14%) Web Design
6 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
7 5 (14.29%) OO
8 3 (8.57%) Web Development
8 3 (8.57%) OO PHP
9 2 (5.71%) Android Development
9 2 (5.71%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.86%) Line Management
10 1 (2.86%) Time Management
10 1 (2.86%) Matrix Management
10 1 (2.86%) Project Management
10 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) JavaScript
2 26 (74.29%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.86%) Korn
3 1 (2.86%) Bourne shell
3 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Adobe
1 4 (11.43%) Twitter
2 3 (8.57%) Zend
3 2 (5.71%) Google
Leicester, Leicestershire
TEKsystems
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