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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 65 19 42
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +23
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 19 48 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.48% 8.33% 4.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.78% 22.54% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 41 24
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £24,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
329 213 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 42.95% 36.98% 47.65%
Number of salaries quoted 298 188 299
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
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 24 December 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Sheffield

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (61.76%) PHP
1 21 (61.76%) MVC
2 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
2 15 (44.12%) MySQL
3 14 (41.18%) OOP
4 13 (38.24%) OO
5 12 (35.29%) jQuery
5 12 (35.29%) Git (software)
6 11 (32.35%) TDD
6 11 (32.35%) Unit Testing
7 10 (29.41%) Zend
8 9 (26.47%) HTML
8 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
8 9 (26.47%) Android
8 9 (26.47%) Apple iOS
9 8 (23.53%) CSS
9 8 (23.53%) Linux
10 7 (20.59%) Subversion
10 7 (20.59%) PHP5
11 6 (17.65%) Java
11 6 (17.65%) .NET
11 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
11 6 (17.65%) IIS
11 6 (17.65%) Drupal
11 6 (17.65%) WordPress
11 6 (17.65%) HTML5
11 6 (17.65%) OO PHP
12 5 (14.71%) XHTML
12 5 (14.71%) SEO
12 5 (14.71%) CMS

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (17.65%) IIS
1 6 (17.65%) Drupal
1 6 (17.65%) WordPress
2 5 (14.71%) Umbraco
2 5 (14.71%) CMS
3 4 (11.76%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.94%) JBoss
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) nginx
4 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) MySQL
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.59%) Subversion
3 5 (14.71%) JIRA
4 2 (5.88%) Selenium
5 1 (2.94%) TestNG
5 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.94%) Maven
5 1 (2.94%) JUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
2 1 (2.94%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) PHP Developer
3 11 (32.35%) Web Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Senior Web Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Senior Developer
5 7 (20.59%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (17.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
8 4 (11.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Analyst
9 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Tester
10 1 (2.94%) Programmer
10 1 (2.94%) Administrator
10 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Senior Test Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) jQuery
2 9 (26.47%) HTML
3 8 (23.53%) CSS
4 6 (17.65%) .NET
4 6 (17.65%) HTML5
5 5 (14.71%) Yii
5 5 (14.71%) CodeIgniter
5 5 (14.71%) CakePHP
5 5 (14.71%) XHTML
5 5 (14.71%) CSS3
5 5 (14.71%) Sass
6 4 (11.76%) Laravel
6 4 (11.76%) Symfony
7 3 (8.82%) Zend Framework
7 3 (8.82%) Doctrine
8 2 (5.88%) Phalcon
8 2 (5.88%) XML
9 1 (2.94%) XSLT
9 1 (2.94%) Ajax
9 1 (2.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
1 4 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (2.94%) W3C
2 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Android
1 9 (26.47%) Apple iOS
2 8 (23.53%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) UNIX
4 1 (2.94%) Debian
4 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) MVC
2 14 (41.18%) OOP
3 13 (38.24%) OO
4 11 (32.35%) TDD
4 11 (32.35%) Unit Testing
5 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
6 6 (17.65%) OO PHP
7 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
7 5 (14.71%) Content Management
7 5 (14.71%) Web Development
7 5 (14.71%) Refactoring
7 5 (14.71%) SEO
8 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.88%) Release Management
9 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.94%) System Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.94%) BDD
10 1 (2.94%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) PHP
2 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.59%) PHP5
4 6 (17.65%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) ISEB
1 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Zend
2 4 (11.76%) Facebook
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
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