The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 38 18 32
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +14
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.43% 10.00% 1.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.82% 28.57% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 4
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
LAMP
West Midlands

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 Shropshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
55 42 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 23.81% 35.00% 37.56%
Number of salaries quoted 47 37 48
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £42,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

LAMP
Salary Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Shropshire region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Shropshire

LAMP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) Flash
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) CMS
1 8 (100.00%) Content Management
1 8 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 8 (100.00%) Symfony
1 8 (100.00%) PHP5
1 8 (100.00%) WordPress
1 8 (100.00%) iPhone
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) concrete5
1 8 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 8 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 8 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (75.00%) Laravel
2 6 (75.00%) New Media
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Advertising

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 8 (100.00%) CMS
1 8 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 8 (100.00%) WordPress
1 8 (100.00%) concrete5
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Flash
1 8 (100.00%) Symfony
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) Laravel
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) iPhone
2 6 (75.00%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Content Management
1 8 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 8 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP5
1 8 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Vagrant