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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 69 81 78
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 13 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.64% 0.98% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.87% 2.00% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 3
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 £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
336 350 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 42.26% 48.95% 50.35%
Number of salaries quoted 305 322 288
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,938 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £42,128
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +12 3 £37,500 +38.88% 3
Loughborough - 1 £22,000 -
Hinckley - 1 £27,500 -
LAMP
East Midlands

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 20 (95.24%) PHP
2 18 (85.71%) MySQL
3 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
4 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (61.90%) Linux
5 12 (57.14%) jQuery
6 11 (52.38%) Ajax
7 9 (42.86%) Symfony
7 9 (42.86%) HTML
8 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
8 8 (38.10%) TDD
8 8 (38.10%) Marketing
8 8 (38.10%) JIRA
8 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
9 7 (33.33%) CSS
9 7 (33.33%) OOP
9 7 (33.33%) OOD
10 6 (28.57%) Apache
10 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
10 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (28.57%) WordPress
10 6 (28.57%) PHPUnit
10 6 (28.57%) Redmine
11 5 (23.81%) CMS
12 4 (19.05%) HTML5
13 3 (14.29%) Zend
13 3 (14.29%) Joomla!
13 3 (14.29%) Drupal
13 3 (14.29%) OO
13 3 (14.29%) OO PHP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (28.57%) Apache
1 6 (28.57%) WordPress
2 5 (23.81%) CMS
3 3 (14.29%) Joomla!
3 3 (14.29%) Drupal
4 2 (9.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
1 2 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Trello
1 2 (9.52%) GitHub
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (85.71%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) JIRA
1 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 6 (28.57%) PHPUnit
2 6 (28.57%) Redmine
3 2 (9.52%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (38.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 9 (42.86%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 6 (28.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
7 3 (14.29%) LAMP Developer
7 3 (14.29%) Junior Developer
7 3 (14.29%) Junior PHP Developer
7 3 (14.29%) Junior
8 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Programmer
8 2 (9.52%) PHP Programmer
8 2 (9.52%) Web Programmer
9 1 (4.76%) IT Assistant
9 1 (4.76%) Senior PHP Programmer
9 1 (4.76%) Senior Programmer
9 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
9 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) jQuery
2 11 (52.38%) Ajax
3 9 (42.86%) Symfony
3 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
5 7 (33.33%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) HTML5
7 3 (14.29%) CSS3
8 2 (9.52%) ExpressJS
8 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (9.52%) XHTML
8 2 (9.52%) Web Services
8 2 (9.52%) .NET
9 1 (4.76%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) TDD
3 7 (33.33%) OOP
3 7 (33.33%) OOD
4 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (14.29%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) OO PHP
6 1 (4.76%) Time Management
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) PHP
2 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) C++
3 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Zend
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe
2 2 (9.52%) Google
2 2 (9.52%) Twitter
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