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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 73 64 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 5 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.66% 0.63% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.49% 1.56% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 10
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
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
335 256 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 44.25% 40.44% 48.92%
Number of salaries quoted 286 228 285
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
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 26 November 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 -16 5 £35,000 +32.07% 1
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (92.86%) MySQL
3 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 9 (64.29%) HTML
3 9 (64.29%) MVC
4 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (50.00%) Laravel
4 7 (50.00%) Zend
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 5 (35.71%) Apache
6 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
6 5 (35.71%) Marketing
6 5 (35.71%) JIRA
6 5 (35.71%) Symfony
6 5 (35.71%) CodeIgniter
6 5 (35.71%) Open Source
6 5 (35.71%) PHPUnit
7 4 (28.57%) HTML5
7 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 2 (14.29%) XHTML
8 2 (14.29%) WebTrends
8 2 (14.29%) OO
8 2 (14.29%) SOAP
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 2 (14.29%) XML
8 2 (14.29%) Ajax
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) REST

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) JIRA
2 5 (35.71%) PHPUnit
3 2 (14.29%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (35.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) PHP Developer
3 4 (28.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
1 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) Laravel
3 5 (35.71%) Symfony
3 5 (35.71%) CodeIgniter
4 4 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) REST
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) Kohana
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) XHTML
5 2 (14.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) OO PHP
5 2 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Zend
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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