The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch 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 28 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 1.16% 14.29% 6.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.00% 26.92% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +21.49%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
Worcestershire

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 Redditch region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 58.14% 53.06% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 50 25 21
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

LAMP
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Redditch

LAMP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 11 (100.00%) SEO
1 11 (100.00%) PHP5
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
1 11 (100.00%) CSS3
1 11 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 11 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 11 (100.00%) Google
1 11 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 11 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 9 (81.82%) Retail

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 9 (81.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 9 (81.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 6 (54.55%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
1 11 (100.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 11 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 11 (100.00%) SEO
1 11 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 11 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) PHP5
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Google