The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 24 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 4 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 4.82% 11.86% 5.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.56% 28.00% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Average salary £23,500 £21,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.90% -42.06%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
Devon

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 Plymouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
61 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 73.49% 42.37% 48.72%
Number of salaries quoted 51 18 19
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

LAMP
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Plymouth

LAMP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 4 (100.00%) Facebook
1 4 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Facebook