The first table below looks at the demand for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 75 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 7 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.96% 0.91% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.82% 1.88% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 6
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
384 320 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 52.60% 48.48% 44.51%
Number of salaries quoted 319 290 210
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
West Midlands

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

LAMP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Staffordshire

LAMP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Lichfield -6 5 £30,000 +16.50% 1
LAMP
West Midlands

LAMP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) Subversion
2 6 (85.71%) PHP5
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) CentOS
3 5 (71.43%) Internet of Things
3 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) OOP
4 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) SQL

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
2 1 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) PHP5
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
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