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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 29 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -2
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.50% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.34% 0.91% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £36,250 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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
58 110 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 24.17% 38.19% 38.79%
Number of salaries quoted 51 101 89
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Solihull

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 12 (80.00%) MySQL
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) MVC
2 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 9 (60.00%) PHP
4 8 (53.33%) OOP
5 7 (46.67%) Apache
5 7 (46.67%) Linux
5 7 (46.67%) Web Development
6 6 (40.00%) jQuery
6 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (33.33%) SOAP
7 5 (33.33%) Ajax
7 5 (33.33%) QA
8 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) NUnit
8 4 (26.67%) Subversion
8 4 (26.67%) Scrum
8 4 (26.67%) SOA
8 4 (26.67%) RESTful
8 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
8 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
8 4 (26.67%) PHPUnit
8 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
8 4 (26.67%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (20.00%) Big Data

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (13.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (26.67%) NUnit
2 4 (26.67%) PHPUnit
2 4 (26.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) LAMP Developer
2 7 (46.67%) PHP Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Web Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
4 3 (20.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 3 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (13.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) CSS
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 5 (33.33%) Ajax
3 5 (33.33%) SOAP
4 4 (26.67%) RESTful
5 2 (13.33%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) MVC
2 8 (53.33%) OOP
3 7 (46.67%) Web Development
4 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) SOA
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (13.33%) Content Management
6 2 (13.33%) OO
7 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Apple