The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 58 65 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 4 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.76% 0.68% 3.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.74% 1.39% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 19
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +18.33%
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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
230 288 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 43.48% 48.81% 50.60%
Number of salaries quoted 221 237 230
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 January 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
Tamworth - 4 £40,000 -
LAMP
West Midlands

LAMP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Android
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) PHP5
2 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (60.00%) Android Development
3 3 (60.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (60.00%) PHP4
4 1 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Android
1 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Android Development
1 3 (60.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) PHP5
3 3 (60.00%) PHP4
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat