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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 61 17 34
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +17
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 19 48 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.53% 10.86% 6.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.15% 28.74% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 40 30
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
309 167 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 41.20% 37.78% 42.05%
Number of salaries quoted 271 152 268
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £41,800
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (70.00%) PHP
2 18 (60.00%) MVC
3 17 (56.67%) MySQL
4 14 (46.67%) jQuery
5 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
5 13 (43.33%) Linux
6 10 (33.33%) OOP
6 10 (33.33%) OO
6 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 9 (30.00%) TDD
8 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
8 8 (26.67%) HTML
8 8 (26.67%) Apple iOS
8 8 (26.67%) Android
8 8 (26.67%) Zend
9 7 (23.33%) PHP5
9 7 (23.33%) CSS
10 6 (20.00%) IIS
10 6 (20.00%) .NET
10 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (20.00%) Drupal
10 6 (20.00%) HTML5
10 6 (20.00%) WordPress
11 5 (16.67%) CSS3
11 5 (16.67%) Sass
11 5 (16.67%) Umbraco
11 5 (16.67%) Web Development
11 5 (16.67%) JIRA
11 5 (16.67%) Content Management
11 5 (16.67%) XHTML

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (20.00%) IIS
1 6 (20.00%) Drupal
1 6 (20.00%) WordPress
2 5 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 5 (16.67%) CMS
3 3 (10.00%) SugarCRM
3 3 (10.00%) Apache
3 3 (10.00%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (3.33%) nginx
4 1 (3.33%) Confluence
4 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) MySQL
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) JIRA
3 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.00%) Xdebug
4 3 (10.00%) PHPUnit
4 3 (10.00%) Mocha
4 3 (10.00%) Phing
5 2 (6.67%) Selenium
5 2 (6.67%) Subversion
6 1 (3.33%) TestNG
6 1 (3.33%) JUnit
6 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (3.33%) Legal
1 1 (3.33%) Games
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) PHP Developer
3 11 (36.67%) Web Developer
4 9 (30.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 8 (26.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Senior Web Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Senior Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Analyst
8 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Tester
9 1 (3.33%) Programmer
9 1 (3.33%) Administrator
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
9 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) jQuery
2 8 (26.67%) HTML
3 7 (23.33%) CSS
4 6 (20.00%) .NET
4 6 (20.00%) HTML5
5 5 (16.67%) CSS3
5 5 (16.67%) Sass
5 5 (16.67%) XHTML
6 4 (13.33%) Symfony
6 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (10.00%) Laravel
7 3 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (10.00%) CakePHP
7 3 (10.00%) Yii
8 2 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (6.67%) Zend Framework
9 1 (3.33%) Ajax
9 1 (3.33%) XML
9 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) NHS
1 3 (10.00%) DTV
1 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Android
2 8 (26.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (13.33%) Debian
3 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) MVC
2 10 (33.33%) OOP
2 10 (33.33%) OO
3 9 (30.00%) TDD
4 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.67%) Content Management
5 5 (16.67%) Web Development
5 5 (16.67%) SEO
6 4 (13.33%) Refactoring
6 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 4 (13.33%) OO PHP
6 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
8 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.33%) B2C
8 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) PHP
2 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) PHP5
4 4 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
1 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Zend
2 3 (10.00%) Facebook
2 3 (10.00%) Twitter
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
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Salary: £24000 per annum
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