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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 75 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 4 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.51% 2.84% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 7.02% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 7
Average salary £24,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £40,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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
315 285 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 40.44% 40.43% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 270 243 187
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
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
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 April 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Sheffield

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 14 (77.78%) MVC
1 14 (77.78%) PHP
2 10 (55.56%) OOP
2 10 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (50.00%) OO
3 9 (50.00%) MySQL
3 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 6 (33.33%) Zend
5 6 (33.33%) Subversion
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) HTML
6 5 (27.78%) CSS
6 5 (27.78%) Symfony
7 4 (22.22%) CodeIgniter
7 4 (22.22%) jQuery
7 4 (22.22%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) OO PHP
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 3 (16.67%) XML
8 3 (16.67%) Android
8 3 (16.67%) HTML5
8 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
8 3 (16.67%) Yii
8 3 (16.67%) CakePHP
8 3 (16.67%) Drupal
8 3 (16.67%) PHP5
8 3 (16.67%) Refactoring

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 3 (16.67%) Drupal
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Facebook Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 14 (77.78%) PHP Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 5 (27.78%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (16.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
1 5 (27.78%) CSS
1 5 (27.78%) Symfony
2 4 (22.22%) jQuery
2 4 (22.22%) CodeIgniter
3 3 (16.67%) CakePHP
3 3 (16.67%) HTML5
3 3 (16.67%) Yii
3 3 (16.67%) XML
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) J2EE
4 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) REST
4 2 (11.11%) CSS3
4 2 (11.11%) Laravel
4 2 (11.11%) Sass
4 2 (11.11%) XHTML
4 2 (11.11%) Phalcon
5 1 (5.56%) Doctrine
5 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) W3C
1 1 (5.56%) Open Source
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Android
1 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) MVC
2 10 (55.56%) OOP
2 10 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 9 (50.00%) OO
4 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) OO PHP
6 3 (16.67%) Refactoring
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.11%) BDD
7 2 (11.11%) Web Development
7 2 (11.11%) Content Management
7 2 (11.11%) SEO
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.56%) Online Marketing
8 1 (5.56%) Direct Marketing
8 1 (5.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) PHP
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) PHP5
5 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Zend
2 1 (5.56%) Facebook
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 27 days ago