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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 64 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -8
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 15 27 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.98% 5.93% 7.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.90% 18.62% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 35
Average salary £34,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,500 £61,000
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
306 145 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 40.48% 31.87% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 266 135 218
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,000 £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 18 September 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Sheffield

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 19 (76.00%) PHP
2 17 (68.00%) MySQL
3 15 (60.00%) MVC
4 13 (52.00%) Linux
5 11 (44.00%) jQuery
6 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (36.00%) OO
8 7 (28.00%) TDD
8 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
9 6 (24.00%) OO PHP
9 6 (24.00%) Symfony
9 6 (24.00%) Zend
10 5 (20.00%) JIRA
10 5 (20.00%) Ubuntu
10 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
10 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (20.00%) PHP5
10 5 (20.00%) Debian
10 5 (20.00%) OOP
10 5 (20.00%) HTML
11 4 (16.00%) Java
11 4 (16.00%) CSS
11 4 (16.00%) NHS
11 4 (16.00%) DTV
11 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (16.00%) Content Management
11 4 (16.00%) CMS
11 4 (16.00%) Xdebug
11 4 (16.00%) Vagrant

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (16.00%) CMS
1 4 (16.00%) SugarCRM
2 3 (12.00%) WordPress
2 3 (12.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) Drupal
3 2 (8.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.00%) nginx
4 1 (4.00%) Confluence
4 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
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 17 (68.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) JIRA
2 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.00%) Xdebug
3 4 (16.00%) Phing
3 4 (16.00%) PHPUnit
3 4 (16.00%) Mocha
4 2 (8.00%) Selenium
5 1 (4.00%) TestNG
5 1 (4.00%) Subversion
5 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (4.00%) Games
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (28.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (16.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (4.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) jQuery
2 6 (24.00%) Symfony
3 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (20.00%) HTML
4 4 (16.00%) CSS
5 2 (8.00%) .NET
5 2 (8.00%) XHTML
5 2 (8.00%) Zend Framework
5 2 (8.00%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (8.00%) CakePHP
5 2 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (8.00%) Yii
5 2 (8.00%) HTML5
5 2 (8.00%) Sass
5 2 (8.00%) CSS3
5 2 (8.00%) Laravel
6 1 (4.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) NHS
1 4 (16.00%) DTV
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 5 (20.00%) Debian
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Android
3 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) MVC
2 9 (36.00%) OO
3 7 (28.00%) TDD
3 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (24.00%) OO PHP
5 5 (20.00%) OOP
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) Content Management
7 3 (12.00%) Web Development
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) SEO
8 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Refactoring
8 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
9 1 (4.00%) Automation Testing
9 1 (4.00%) DevOps
9 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.00%) Coaching
9 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) PHP
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) PHP5
4 4 (16.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL Certification
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Zend
2 4 (16.00%) Twitter
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
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