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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 81 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 4 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.49% 0.92% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.06% 2.58% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 10
Average salary £31,250 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £19,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £32,500 £38,350
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
377 233 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 45.86% 35.85% 45.37%
Number of salaries quoted 292 211 258
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
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
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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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 - 4 £31,250 - 3
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 12 (92.31%) PHP
2 9 (69.23%) MySQL
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) Laravel
6 3 (23.08%) Zend
6 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 2 (15.38%) Mercurial
7 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) Kohana
7 2 (15.38%) Ajax
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) WebTrends
7 2 (15.38%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) OO
7 2 (15.38%) XHTML
7 2 (15.38%) SOAP
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) XML
7 2 (15.38%) OO PHP
7 2 (15.38%) REST
8 1 (7.69%) ITIL
8 1 (7.69%) UNIX
8 1 (7.69%) Solaris
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Mercurial
3 1 (7.69%) PHPUnit
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) PHP Developer
3 4 (30.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
1 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) Laravel
4 2 (15.38%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) Kohana
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) XHTML
4 2 (15.38%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) Symfony
5 1 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) OO PHP
4 2 (15.38%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) PHP
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Zend
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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