The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 46 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 25 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.36% 1.61% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.25% 3.94% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 16
Average salary £30,000 £43,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £76,250 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
303 203 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 40.73% 40.76% 46.05%
Number of salaries quoted 260 182 267
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
South Yorkshire

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 April 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Sheffield

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 46 (66.67%) PHP
2 43 (62.32%) MySQL
3 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
4 27 (39.13%) Linux
5 26 (37.68%) PHP5
5 26 (37.68%) jQuery
6 25 (36.23%) Content Management
6 25 (36.23%) OO
6 25 (36.23%) HTML
7 24 (34.78%) CSS
8 23 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 22 (31.88%) HTML5
10 19 (27.54%) OOP
10 19 (27.54%) XHTML
11 18 (26.09%) CMS
12 16 (23.19%) MVC
13 15 (21.74%) Zend
14 13 (18.84%) Zend Framework
14 13 (18.84%) TDD
14 13 (18.84%) WordPress
15 12 (17.39%) Web Development
15 12 (17.39%) OO PHP
16 10 (14.49%) Java EE
16 10 (14.49%) Degree
16 10 (14.49%) Web Services
17 9 (13.04%) CodeIgniter
17 9 (13.04%) Symfony
17 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
17 9 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 8 (11.59%) Umbraco

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (26.09%) CMS
2 13 (18.84%) WordPress
3 8 (11.59%) Umbraco
3 8 (11.59%) Drupal
4 7 (10.14%) SugarCRM
5 5 (7.25%) Apache
6 1 (1.45%) uWSGI
6 1 (1.45%) Gunicorn
6 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.45%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.90%) CloudFront
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Internet
2 2 (2.90%) Broadband
2 2 (2.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (62.32%) MySQL
2 2 (2.90%) dBASE
2 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.14%) Mocha
2 7 (10.14%) PHPUnit
2 7 (10.14%) Phing
2 7 (10.14%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.14%) Xdebug
3 2 (2.90%) Subversion
3 2 (2.90%) JUnit
4 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.45%) Maven
General
1 8 (11.59%) Retail Banking
1 8 (11.59%) Banking
1 8 (11.59%) Retail
2 5 (7.25%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Legal
2 5 (7.25%) Marketing
3 2 (2.90%) Billing
3 2 (2.90%) Advertising
4 1 (1.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (66.67%) Developer
2 31 (44.93%) PHP Developer
3 17 (24.64%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 14 (20.29%) Web Developer
4 14 (20.29%) Software Engineer
5 10 (14.49%) Administrator
6 9 (13.04%) PHP Web Developer
7 8 (11.59%) Web Engineer
7 8 (11.59%) Web Administrator
7 8 (11.59%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (11.59%) Architect
8 7 (10.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Programmer
9 5 (7.25%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (4.35%) LAMP Developer
11 2 (2.90%) Systems Administrator
12 1 (1.45%) Senior Software Engineer
12 1 (1.45%) Java Software Engineer
12 1 (1.45%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (37.68%) jQuery
2 25 (36.23%) HTML
3 24 (34.78%) CSS
4 22 (31.88%) HTML5
5 19 (27.54%) XHTML
6 13 (18.84%) Zend Framework
7 10 (14.49%) Java EE
7 10 (14.49%) Web Services
8 9 (13.04%) CodeIgniter
8 9 (13.04%) Symfony
8 9 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (11.59%) CSS3
9 8 (11.59%) .NET
10 5 (7.25%) WAMP
11 2 (2.90%) J2EE
11 2 (2.90%) SOAP
12 1 (1.45%) WSGI
12 1 (1.45%) XML-RPC
12 1 (1.45%) XML
12 1 (1.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) NHS
1 7 (10.14%) DTV
2 6 (8.70%) W3C
3 5 (7.25%) Social Media
3 5 (7.25%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.35%) Open Source
4 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.13%) Linux
2 8 (11.59%) Debian
3 6 (8.70%) CentOS
4 4 (5.80%) UNIX
5 3 (4.35%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.90%) Android
6 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.45%) Solaris
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.23%) Content Management
1 25 (36.23%) OO
2 23 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 19 (27.54%) OOP
4 16 (23.19%) MVC
5 13 (18.84%) TDD
6 12 (17.39%) Web Development
6 12 (17.39%) OO PHP
7 8 (11.59%) SEO
8 5 (7.25%) Release Management
8 5 (7.25%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.35%) Unit Testing
11 2 (2.90%) Integration Testing
11 2 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.90%) Change Management
11 2 (2.90%) Android Development
11 2 (2.90%) iOS Development
11 2 (2.90%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.90%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 46 (66.67%) PHP
2 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
3 26 (37.68%) PHP5
4 6 (8.70%) Java
5 5 (7.25%) SQL
6 3 (4.35%) PHP4
7 2 (2.90%) Python
8 1 (1.45%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (1.45%) CCNP
2 1 (1.45%) CCNA
2 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.45%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.45%) MCSE
2 1 (1.45%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.45%) Samba
1 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.45%) Postfix
1 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.90%) MOM
2 2 (2.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Zend
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle
3 7 (10.14%) Twitter
4 5 (7.25%) Adobe
5 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.90%) VMware
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco
6 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
Sheffield
EMIS
Salary: £28,000 to £30,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago