The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 61 30 51
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +21
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 15 43 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.10% 6.41% 2.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.97% 17.06% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 37 11
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
LAMP
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
302 252 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 42.36% 37.56% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 275 222 217
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

LAMP
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Sheffield

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Sheffield

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 24 (68.57%) PHP
1 24 (68.57%) MVC
2 17 (48.57%) OOP
3 16 (45.71%) OO
4 15 (42.86%) MySQL
4 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 14 (40.00%) TDD
5 14 (40.00%) Unit Testing
6 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
6 11 (31.43%) Zend
6 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
6 11 (31.43%) jQuery
7 9 (25.71%) Android
7 9 (25.71%) Apple iOS
8 8 (22.86%) CSS
8 8 (22.86%) HTML
9 7 (20.00%) Refactoring
9 7 (20.00%) Subversion
9 7 (20.00%) PHP5
10 6 (17.14%) Drupal
10 6 (17.14%) CodeIgniter
10 6 (17.14%) HTML5
10 6 (17.14%) OO PHP
10 6 (17.14%) .NET
10 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
10 6 (17.14%) IIS
10 6 (17.14%) Linux
11 5 (14.29%) XHTML
11 5 (14.29%) Java
11 5 (14.29%) Content Management

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (17.14%) Drupal
1 6 (17.14%) IIS
2 5 (14.29%) CMS
2 5 (14.29%) Umbraco
2 5 (14.29%) WordPress
3 4 (11.43%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (2.86%) nginx
4 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
1 1 (2.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) MySQL
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.00%) Subversion
3 3 (8.57%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) JUnit
4 1 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (82.86%) Developer
2 21 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 13 (37.14%) Web Developer
4 9 (25.71%) PHP Web Developer
4 9 (25.71%) Senior Web Developer
4 9 (25.71%) Senior Developer
5 6 (17.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 4 (11.43%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.86%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Programmer
9 1 (2.86%) Administrator
9 1 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) jQuery
2 8 (22.86%) CSS
2 8 (22.86%) HTML
3 6 (17.14%) CodeIgniter
3 6 (17.14%) HTML5
3 6 (17.14%) .NET
4 5 (14.29%) XHTML
4 5 (14.29%) Symfony
4 5 (14.29%) Yii
4 5 (14.29%) CSS3
4 5 (14.29%) Laravel
4 5 (14.29%) Sass
4 5 (14.29%) CakePHP
5 3 (8.57%) Doctrine
5 3 (8.57%) Zend Framework
6 2 (5.71%) J2EE
6 2 (5.71%) XML
6 2 (5.71%) Phalcon
7 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
1 4 (11.43%) User Experience
2 1 (2.86%) Open Source
2 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Android
1 9 (25.71%) Apple iOS
2 6 (17.14%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) MVC
2 17 (48.57%) OOP
3 16 (45.71%) OO
4 14 (40.00%) TDD
4 14 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
6 7 (20.00%) Refactoring
7 6 (17.14%) OO PHP
8 5 (14.29%) Content Management
8 5 (14.29%) Web Development
8 5 (14.29%) SEO
9 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
10 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (5.71%) BDD
12 1 (2.86%) Release Management
12 1 (2.86%) Web Application Development
12 1 (2.86%) DevOps
12 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) PHP
2 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.00%) PHP5
4 5 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Zend
2 4 (11.43%) Facebook
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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