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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 76 56 33
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -23
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 3 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.41% 2.20% 4.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.07% 5.00% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 21
Average salary £23,000 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% -17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
280 280 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 38.46% 44.09% 42.78%
Number of salaries quoted 248 243 209
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (86.67%) MVC
2 12 (80.00%) PHP
3 9 (60.00%) OOP
3 9 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
4 8 (53.33%) MySQL
4 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (46.67%) OO
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) TDD
6 6 (40.00%) Subversion
6 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (40.00%) Zend
7 5 (33.33%) Symfony
8 4 (26.67%) CodeIgniter
8 4 (26.67%) OO PHP
8 4 (26.67%) CSS
8 4 (26.67%) HTML
8 4 (26.67%) Java
9 3 (20.00%) Yii
9 3 (20.00%) CakePHP
9 3 (20.00%) jQuery
10 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (13.33%) Android
10 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
10 2 (13.33%) HTML5
10 2 (13.33%) BDD
10 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
10 2 (13.33%) Drupal
10 2 (13.33%) PHP5

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (13.33%) Drupal
1 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (40.00%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 12 (80.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (26.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Web Developer
4 3 (20.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Symfony
2 4 (26.67%) CodeIgniter
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) Yii
3 3 (20.00%) CakePHP
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) HTML5
4 2 (13.33%) REST
4 2 (13.33%) CSS3
4 2 (13.33%) Laravel
4 2 (13.33%) Sass
4 2 (13.33%) Phalcon
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE
4 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) XHTML
5 1 (6.67%) Doctrine
5 1 (6.67%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) MVC
2 9 (60.00%) OOP
2 9 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (46.67%) OO
4 6 (40.00%) TDD
4 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (26.67%) OO PHP
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) BDD
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development
6 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
6 2 (13.33%) SEO
6 2 (13.33%) Content Management
7 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.67%) Online Marketing
7 1 (6.67%) Direct Marketing
7 1 (6.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) PHP
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (13.33%) PHP5
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Zend
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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