The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 44 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.31% - 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% - 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £23,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
124 75 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 38.51% 27.57% 52.04%
Number of salaries quoted 103 60 119
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

LAMP
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Solihull

LAMP
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) OOP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP