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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 65 38 22
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -16
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 12 23 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.61% 4.27% 8.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.10% 14.20% 19.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 41
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £26,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £43,900 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
293 162 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 39.22% 30.06% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 258 151 226
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 August 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Sheffield

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 20 (80.00%) PHP
2 19 (76.00%) MySQL
3 13 (52.00%) MVC
3 13 (52.00%) Linux
4 12 (48.00%) OO
5 10 (40.00%) jQuery
5 10 (40.00%) OO PHP
6 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (24.00%) Symfony
8 6 (24.00%) PHP5
9 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (20.00%) Zend
9 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (20.00%) TDD
9 5 (20.00%) Content Management
9 5 (20.00%) Ubuntu
9 5 (20.00%) CMS
9 5 (20.00%) Debian
10 4 (16.00%) NHS
10 4 (16.00%) DTV
10 4 (16.00%) Vagrant
10 4 (16.00%) Twitter
10 4 (16.00%) Phing
10 4 (16.00%) Xdebug
10 4 (16.00%) Zend Framework
10 4 (16.00%) JIRA
10 4 (16.00%) PHPUnit
10 4 (16.00%) Mocha

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 5 (20.00%) CMS
2 4 (16.00%) SugarCRM
3 3 (12.00%) Apache
4 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) WordPress
4 1 (4.00%) nginx
4 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.00%) Redis
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) Xdebug
2 4 (16.00%) PHPUnit
2 4 (16.00%) Mocha
2 4 (16.00%) Phing
2 4 (16.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) TestNG
4 1 (4.00%) JUnit
4 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 17 (68.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (8.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) jQuery
2 6 (24.00%) Symfony
3 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (16.00%) Zend Framework
5 3 (12.00%) HTML
6 2 (8.00%) CSS
6 2 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (4.00%) Yii
7 1 (4.00%) Laravel
7 1 (4.00%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (4.00%) CakePHP
7 1 (4.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) NHS
1 4 (16.00%) DTV
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Debian
2 5 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) MVC
2 12 (48.00%) OO
3 10 (40.00%) OO PHP
4 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.00%) TDD
5 5 (20.00%) Content Management
6 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
7 2 (8.00%) OOP
8 1 (4.00%) DevOps
8 1 (4.00%) Automation Testing
8 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.00%) B2C
8 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Web Development
8 1 (4.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) PHP
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) PHP5
4 3 (12.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
1 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Zend
2 4 (16.00%) Twitter
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago