The table below looks at the statistics for the LAMP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP Developer
Rank 209 216 203
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.018% 0.055% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.058% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -11.29%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.14%
LAMP Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5258 5213 5236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.04% 95.25% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4389 4324 4457
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

LAMP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

LAMP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

LAMP Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

LAMP Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited LAMP Developer in their job title 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 with LAMP Developer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) LAMP
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) MySQL
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) RDF
4 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) Selenium
4 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (50.00%) Linked Data
5 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
5 3 (37.50%) PHPUnit
5 3 (37.50%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) Ruby
6 2 (25.00%) MVC
6 2 (25.00%) Apache
6 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (12.50%) API Integration
7 1 (12.50%) JSON
7 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 1 (12.50%) nginx
7 1 (12.50%) Symfony

LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited LAMP Developer in their job title 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 with LAMP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
2 3 (37.50%) PHPUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) LAMP
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
6 1 (12.50%) Highcharts JS
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (12.50%) JSON
6 1 (12.50%) Symfony
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) RDF
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
1 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) API Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Zend