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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 65 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 9 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.06% 0.61% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.88% 1.41% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 8
Average salary £29,500 £16,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.37% -42.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £16,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £16,000 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
313 284 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 36.78% 43.23% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 222 248 267
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
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 21 August 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
Tyne and Wear - 9 £29,500 - 3
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 17 (77.27%) PHP
2 8 (36.36%) MySQL
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle
4 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) UNIX
4 5 (22.73%) Solaris
4 5 (22.73%) Linux
4 5 (22.73%) Matrix Management
5 4 (18.18%) HTML
5 4 (18.18%) CSS
5 4 (18.18%) MVC
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) Degree
5 4 (18.18%) HTML5
6 3 (13.64%) PaaS
7 2 (9.09%) SOAP
7 2 (9.09%) Web Services
7 2 (9.09%) XML
7 2 (9.09%) OO
7 2 (9.09%) XHTML
7 2 (9.09%) WebTrends
7 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 2 (9.09%) Ajax
7 2 (9.09%) Zend
7 2 (9.09%) jQuery
7 2 (9.09%) Kohana
7 2 (9.09%) Git (software)

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) PHP Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (18.18%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
1 4 (18.18%) CSS
1 4 (18.18%) HTML5
2 2 (9.09%) REST
2 2 (9.09%) Laravel
2 2 (9.09%) SOAP
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) XHTML
2 2 (9.09%) Ajax
2 2 (9.09%) jQuery
2 2 (9.09%) Kohana
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) UNIX
1 5 (22.73%) Solaris
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Matrix Management
3 4 (18.18%) MVC
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) PHP
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Zend
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