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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 66 29 60
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +31
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 11 37 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.53% 5.44% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.56% 15.04% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 32 1
Average salary £37,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.62% -3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
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
309 246 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 42.98% 36.18% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 278 216 170
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Sheffield

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 21 (70.00%) MVC
1 21 (70.00%) PHP
2 15 (50.00%) OOP
3 14 (46.67%) OO
4 13 (43.33%) MySQL
4 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 13 (43.33%) Unit Testing
5 12 (40.00%) TDD
6 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
7 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 10 (33.33%) Zend
8 9 (30.00%) Apple iOS
8 9 (30.00%) jQuery
8 9 (30.00%) Android
9 7 (23.33%) HTML
9 7 (23.33%) CSS
10 6 (20.00%) .NET
10 6 (20.00%) Drupal
10 6 (20.00%) PHP5
10 6 (20.00%) HTML5
10 6 (20.00%) Subversion
10 6 (20.00%) Refactoring
10 6 (20.00%) OO PHP
11 5 (16.67%) CSS3
11 5 (16.67%) Sass
11 5 (16.67%) Web Development
11 5 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
11 5 (16.67%) Content Management
11 5 (16.67%) Umbraco
11 5 (16.67%) WordPress

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (20.00%) Drupal
2 5 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 5 (16.67%) WordPress
2 5 (16.67%) IIS
2 5 (16.67%) CMS
3 4 (13.33%) Facebook Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) MySQL
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) JUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 19 (63.33%) PHP Developer
3 13 (43.33%) Web Developer
4 9 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (30.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 9 (30.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 5 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Lead Software Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) jQuery
2 7 (23.33%) HTML
2 7 (23.33%) CSS
3 6 (20.00%) .NET
3 6 (20.00%) HTML5
4 5 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
4 5 (16.67%) CSS3
4 5 (16.67%) XHTML
4 5 (16.67%) Sass
5 4 (13.33%) Symfony
5 4 (13.33%) Laravel
5 4 (13.33%) CakePHP
5 4 (13.33%) Yii
6 2 (6.67%) Zend Framework
6 2 (6.67%) XML
6 2 (6.67%) J2EE
6 2 (6.67%) Doctrine
6 2 (6.67%) Phalcon
7 1 (3.33%) Web Services
7 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
1 4 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) W3C
2 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Android
1 9 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) MVC
2 15 (50.00%) OOP
3 14 (46.67%) OO
4 13 (43.33%) Unit Testing
5 12 (40.00%) TDD
6 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 6 (20.00%) Refactoring
7 6 (20.00%) OO PHP
8 5 (16.67%) Web Development
8 5 (16.67%) Content Management
8 5 (16.67%) SEO
9 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (6.67%) BDD
10 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
11 1 (3.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) PHP
2 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) PHP5
4 4 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Zend
2 4 (13.33%) Facebook
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