The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 50 65 63
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 11 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.43% 0.92% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.72% 2.16% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 6
Median salary £40,000 £29,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -26.25%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
233 278 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 51.43% 42.84% 47.64%
Number of salaries quoted 205 256 249
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing LAMP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield +11 11 £40,000 +11.88%
LAMP
West Midlands

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 27 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (66.67%) MySQL
3 14 (51.85%) Linux
3 14 (51.85%) DevOps
4 13 (48.15%) Ansible
4 13 (48.15%) jQuery
4 13 (48.15%) MVC
5 11 (40.74%) Open Source
6 10 (37.04%) E-Commerce
7 9 (33.33%) Magento
8 8 (29.63%) Puppet
8 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
10 6 (22.22%) High Availability
11 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
11 5 (18.52%) Python
12 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
13 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
13 3 (11.11%) nginx
13 3 (11.11%) Ruby
13 3 (11.11%) Apache
13 3 (11.11%) C
13 3 (11.11%) Java
13 3 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
14 2 (7.41%) Performance Optimisation
14 2 (7.41%) tcpdump
14 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
14 2 (7.41%) User Experience
14 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
14 2 (7.41%) HTML

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) Apache
1 3 (11.11%) nginx
2 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) CloudStack
Business Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
1 2 (7.41%) tcpdump
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) GDB
2 2 (7.41%) Phing
2 2 (7.41%) PHPUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) PHP Developer
3 11 (40.74%) LAMP Developer
3 11 (40.74%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 2 (7.41%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (7.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior MySQL Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) jQuery
2 3 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (7.41%) CSS
3 2 (7.41%) CSS3
3 2 (7.41%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) HTML5
3 2 (7.41%) Memcached
3 2 (7.41%) RESTful
3 2 (7.41%) Semantic HTML
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
1 2 (7.41%) User Experience
1 2 (7.41%) W3C
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) DevOps
2 13 (48.15%) MVC
3 11 (40.74%) Open Source
4 10 (37.04%) E-Commerce
5 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
6 6 (22.22%) High Availability
7 2 (7.41%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (7.41%) OOP
7 2 (7.41%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (7.41%) SEO
7 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Web Development
8 1 (3.70%) B2B
8 1 (3.70%) B2C
8 1 (3.70%) Multichannel Retail
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (18.52%) Python
3 3 (11.11%) C
3 3 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) Ruby
4 2 (7.41%) Go
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) PHP 5
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Ceph
1 1 (3.70%) KVM
1 1 (3.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (48.15%) Ansible
2 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (29.63%) Puppet
3 1 (3.70%) Grafana
3 1 (3.70%) Graphite
3 1 (3.70%) Icinga
3 1 (3.70%) Kibana
3 1 (3.70%) logstash
3 1 (3.70%) Nagios
3 1 (3.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Google
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