The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 58 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.55% - 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.41% - 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £30,000 - £28,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 - £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 - £33,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
Tyne and Wear

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
213 163 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 39.08% 35.82% 48.27%
Number of salaries quoted 148 143 174
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

LAMP
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

LAMP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 10 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Zend
3 2 (20.00%) Kohana
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (20.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) Laravel
3 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) Kohana
1 2 (20.00%) REST
1 2 (20.00%) Laravel
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Zend
Newcastle upon Tyne
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + incentives, pension, pmi
Posted: 15 days ago