The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 72 86 63
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 11 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.48% 0.26% 1.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.30% 0.51% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 12
Average salary £30,000 £43,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.23% +32.30%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
LAMP
England

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
333 391 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 44.76% 50.13% 45.89%
Number of salaries quoted 288 341 301
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

LAMP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

LAMP Salary Trend in the North East

LAMP
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in the North East

LAMP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Tyne and Wear +3 6 £35,500 -32.38% 2
Durham -3 3 £27,500 -17.91% 2
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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 18 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) MySQL
2 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) CSS
2 11 (61.11%) jQuery
3 10 (55.56%) MVC
4 9 (50.00%) Apache
5 8 (44.44%) OOP
6 7 (38.89%) Project Management
7 6 (33.33%) SQL
7 6 (33.33%) Magento
8 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
8 5 (27.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (27.78%) Marketing
8 5 (27.78%) Zend
8 5 (27.78%) Drupal
8 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) Photoshop
8 5 (27.78%) Adobe
9 4 (22.22%) OO
9 4 (22.22%) Python
9 4 (22.22%) Web Services
9 4 (22.22%) CodeIgniter
9 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
9 4 (22.22%) Twitter
9 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
9 4 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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 9 (50.00%) Apache
2 5 (27.78%) Drupal
3 4 (22.22%) WordPress
4 3 (16.67%) Node.js
4 3 (16.67%) OpenStack
4 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 2 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (27.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) GitHub
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) DataStage
2 3 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) GitLab
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (27.78%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
1 15 (83.33%) PHP Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Junior
3 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Junior PHP Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Lead PHP Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Operations Manager
3 3 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Service Operations Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) CSS
1 11 (61.11%) HTML
1 11 (61.11%) jQuery
2 4 (22.22%) CodeIgniter
2 4 (22.22%) HTML5
2 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 3 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (11.11%) Ajax
4 2 (11.11%) JSON
4 2 (11.11%) XHTML
5 1 (5.56%) Laravel
5 1 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) NHS
2 3 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) CentOS
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) MVC
2 8 (44.44%) OOP
3 7 (38.89%) Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
5 4 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (22.22%) OO
6 3 (16.67%) Analytics
6 3 (16.67%) ETL
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) Service Management
6 3 (16.67%) Web Development
7 2 (11.11%) SEO
8 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.56%) OO PHP
8 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
8 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) Jython
5 3 (16.67%) Ruby
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VirtualBox
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Ansible
1 3 (16.67%) Nagios
1 3 (16.67%) OpenNMS
1 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
1 3 (16.67%) ZABBIX
1 3 (16.67%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Adobe
1 5 (27.78%) Zend
2 4 (22.22%) Twitter
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 3 (16.67%) Rackspace
3 3 (16.67%) SaltStack
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
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Posted: 2 days ago
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