The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 23 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 12 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.88% - 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.22% - 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 4
Average salary £32,500 - £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 - £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 - £28,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.44%
LAMP
West 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 Wakefield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
74 28 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 36.27% 32.18% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 67 26 45
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

LAMP
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Wakefield

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Wakefield

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 10 (83.33%) PHP
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) HTML5
3 7 (58.33%) CSS3
4 6 (50.00%) MySQL
5 5 (41.67%) Apache
5 5 (41.67%) MVC
5 5 (41.67%) Ruby
5 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (41.67%) DevOps
6 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (33.33%) Web Development
6 4 (33.33%) Web Services
7 3 (25.00%) Games
7 3 (25.00%) Zend
7 3 (25.00%) Zend Framework
7 3 (25.00%) PHP5
7 3 (25.00%) Zurb Foundation
7 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (25.00%) Twitter
8 2 (16.67%) Sass
8 2 (16.67%) OO PHP
8 2 (16.67%) jQuery
8 2 (16.67%) Online Games
8 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 2 (16.67%) Perforce
8 2 (16.67%) CMS

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 (41.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Web Developer
2 5 (41.67%) PHP Developer
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Junior
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) HTML5
1 7 (58.33%) CSS3
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) Zend Framework
3 3 (25.00%) Zurb Foundation
3 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (16.67%) Sass
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) Sensu
5 1 (8.33%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) MVC
1 5 (41.67%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 2 (16.67%) OOP
3 2 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) PHP
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Ruby
3 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
4 3 (25.00%) PHP5
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Zend
1 3 (25.00%) Twitter
2 2 (16.67%) Perforce