The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 83 52 67
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +15
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 6 35 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.60% 3.60% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 9.36% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 31 6
Average salary £30,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
LAMP
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 South Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
383 374 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 38.45% 38.44% 36.06%
Number of salaries quoted 338 327 223
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

LAMP
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

LAMP Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

LAMP
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

LAMP
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -35 6 £30,750 -12.14% 4
LAMP
Yorkshire

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 19 (70.37%) MVC
1 19 (70.37%) PHP
2 14 (51.85%) OOP
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 13 (48.15%) MySQL
4 12 (44.44%) OO
4 12 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 9 (33.33%) TDD
5 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 9 (33.33%) Zend
6 8 (29.63%) Subversion
6 8 (29.63%) Apple iOS
6 8 (29.63%) jQuery
6 8 (29.63%) Android
6 8 (29.63%) CSS
6 8 (29.63%) HTML
7 6 (22.22%) Finance
7 6 (22.22%) HTML5
8 5 (18.52%) Symfony
8 5 (18.52%) CodeIgniter
8 5 (18.52%) Drupal
8 5 (18.52%) PHP5
8 5 (18.52%) Linux
8 5 (18.52%) .NET
8 5 (18.52%) OO PHP
8 5 (18.52%) User Experience
9 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
9 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
9 4 (14.81%) CSS3

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 5 (18.52%) Drupal
2 4 (14.81%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) CMS
2 4 (14.81%) Facebook Platform
3 2 (7.41%) Umbraco
3 2 (7.41%) WordPress
4 1 (3.70%) Node.js
4 1 (3.70%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 8 (29.63%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) JUnit
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 18 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 13 (48.15%) Web Developer
4 8 (29.63%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (11.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.70%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) HTML
1 8 (29.63%) CSS
1 8 (29.63%) jQuery
2 6 (22.22%) HTML5
3 5 (18.52%) Symfony
3 5 (18.52%) CodeIgniter
3 5 (18.52%) .NET
4 4 (14.81%) XHTML
4 4 (14.81%) CakePHP
4 4 (14.81%) Yii
4 4 (14.81%) CSS3
4 4 (14.81%) Sass
5 3 (11.11%) Laravel
5 3 (11.11%) XML
6 2 (7.41%) J2EE
6 2 (7.41%) Web Services
6 2 (7.41%) REST
6 2 (7.41%) Zend Framework
6 2 (7.41%) Doctrine
6 2 (7.41%) Phalcon
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) User Experience
2 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) W3C
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Android
1 8 (29.63%) Apple iOS
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) MVC
2 14 (51.85%) OOP
3 12 (44.44%) OO
3 12 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 9 (33.33%) TDD
4 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (18.52%) OO PHP
6 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.81%) Web Development
6 4 (14.81%) Refactoring
6 4 (14.81%) SEO
6 4 (14.81%) Content Management
7 2 (7.41%) BDD
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.41%) Release Management
8 1 (3.70%) System Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Online Marketing
8 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) PHP
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) PHP5
4 4 (14.81%) Java
5 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Zend
2 4 (14.81%) Facebook
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