The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 141 144 99
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -45
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 65 49 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.35% 1.16% 2.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.79% 2.99% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 47 48 83
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £29,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1713 1638 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.58% 38.61% 42.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1396 1365 1486
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

LAMP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LAMP Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

LAMP
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

LAMP
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Leeds +13 62 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Wakefield - 3 £22,500 - 3
LAMP
Yorkshire

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 93 (56.36%) PHP
2 89 (53.94%) Linux
3 78 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (39.39%) Java
5 60 (36.36%) MySQL
6 58 (35.15%) XML
7 55 (33.33%) .NET
8 54 (32.73%) HTTP
9 53 (32.12%) Apache
10 49 (29.70%) Oracle
11 47 (28.48%) SOAP
12 46 (27.88%) JavaScript
13 43 (26.06%) DevOps
14 42 (25.45%) OO
15 41 (24.85%) Software Engineering
16 36 (21.82%) Open Source
17 32 (19.39%) Ruby
18 31 (18.79%) HTML
19 28 (16.97%) CSS
19 28 (16.97%) Python
20 27 (16.36%) J2EE
21 26 (15.76%) Scrum
21 26 (15.76%) Node.js
22 25 (15.15%) SQL
23 24 (14.55%) RUP
23 24 (14.55%) B2C
23 24 (14.55%) Java EE
23 24 (14.55%) REST
24 23 (13.94%) SOA
25 21 (12.73%) UNIX

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 53 (32.12%) Apache
2 26 (15.76%) Node.js
3 12 (7.27%) Tomcat
4 9 (5.45%) Drupal
5 8 (4.85%) nginx
6 6 (3.64%) CMS
6 6 (3.64%) IIS
7 4 (2.42%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (2.42%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.42%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.82%) WordPress
9 2 (1.21%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.61%) JBoss
10 1 (0.61%) lighttpd
10 1 (0.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.61%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Heroku
2 1 (0.61%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 54 (32.73%) HTTP
2 21 (12.73%) Internet
3 8 (4.85%) DNS
4 6 (3.64%) Firewall
5 4 (2.42%) AMQP
6 3 (1.82%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.82%) SSL
6 3 (1.82%) DHCP
7 2 (1.21%) Intranet
7 2 (1.21%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.21%) Extranet
7 2 (1.21%) VoIP
8 1 (0.61%) WAN
8 1 (0.61%) ISDN
8 1 (0.61%) SMS
8 1 (0.61%) SAN
8 1 (0.61%) MPLS
8 1 (0.61%) SMPP
8 1 (0.61%) VPN
8 1 (0.61%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (36.36%) MySQL
2 13 (7.88%) NoSQL
3 10 (6.06%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.85%) Redis
4 8 (4.85%) SQL Server
4 8 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (4.24%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.82%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.82%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.82%) Riak
7 2 (1.21%) Big Data
7 2 (1.21%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.70%) Subversion
3 12 (7.27%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.24%) CruiseControl
5 3 (1.82%) PHPUnit
5 3 (1.82%) Selenium
6 2 (1.21%) TestNG
6 2 (1.21%) JUnit
6 2 (1.21%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.21%) Behat
6 2 (1.21%) Grunt
7 1 (0.61%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.61%) JIRA
7 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
General
1 21 (12.73%) Retail
2 17 (10.30%) Games
3 11 (6.67%) Automotive
4 6 (3.64%) Finance
5 5 (3.03%) Back Office
6 4 (2.42%) Marketing
7 3 (1.82%) Banking
8 2 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.61%) Legal
9 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (25.45%) Developer
2 34 (20.61%) Architect
2 34 (20.61%) Solutions Architect
3 32 (19.39%) PHP Developer
4 18 (10.91%) Systems Integrator
5 12 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (7.27%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 12 (7.27%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 11 (6.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 11 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (6.06%) Junior
7 10 (6.06%) Lead Developer
8 9 (5.45%) Software Engineer
8 9 (5.45%) Web Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.24%) Administrator
9 7 (4.24%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Senior Technician
10 6 (3.64%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (35.15%) XML
2 55 (33.33%) .NET
3 47 (28.48%) SOAP
4 31 (18.79%) HTML
5 28 (16.97%) CSS
6 27 (16.36%) J2EE
7 24 (14.55%) Java EE
7 24 (14.55%) REST
8 16 (9.70%) jQuery
9 15 (9.09%) Web Services
10 13 (7.88%) Symfony
11 9 (5.45%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (4.24%) CSS3
12 7 (4.24%) HTML5
12 7 (4.24%) ActiveMQ
13 6 (3.64%) CakePHP
13 6 (3.64%) Sass
14 5 (3.03%) LESS
14 5 (3.03%) Laravel
15 4 (2.42%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 36 (21.82%) Open Source
2 8 (4.85%) Clustering
3 7 (4.24%) RIA
4 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.42%) Symmetrix
5 3 (1.82%) iPhone
5 3 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.21%) User Experience
6 2 (1.21%) Social Media
6 2 (1.21%) BBC
6 2 (1.21%) Replication
6 2 (1.21%) NHS
7 1 (0.61%) iDTV
7 1 (0.61%) Online Games
7 1 (0.61%) IVR
7 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 89 (53.94%) Linux
2 21 (12.73%) UNIX
3 12 (7.27%) Windows
4 6 (3.64%) Solaris
5 5 (3.03%) CentOS
6 4 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.82%) Android
8 2 (1.21%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.61%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.61%) SUSE
9 1 (0.61%) Debian
9 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (26.06%) DevOps
3 42 (25.45%) OO
4 41 (24.85%) Software Engineering
5 26 (15.76%) Scrum
6 24 (14.55%) RUP
6 24 (14.55%) B2C
7 23 (13.94%) SOA
8 20 (12.12%) E-Commerce
9 13 (7.88%) OOP
9 13 (7.88%) MVC
9 13 (7.88%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (7.27%) Service Delivery
11 11 (6.67%) Project Management
12 10 (6.06%) Mentoring
12 10 (6.06%) OO PHP
13 9 (5.45%) TDD
14 8 (4.85%) Content Management
14 8 (4.85%) Web Development
15 7 (4.24%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 93 (56.36%) PHP
2 65 (39.39%) Java
3 46 (27.88%) JavaScript
4 32 (19.39%) Ruby
5 28 (16.97%) Python
6 25 (15.15%) SQL
7 20 (12.12%) Bash Shell
8 14 (8.48%) PHP5
9 9 (5.45%) Shell Script
10 7 (4.24%) Perl
11 6 (3.64%) C++
12 3 (1.82%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.21%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.21%) C
14 1 (0.61%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (4.85%) Degree
2 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.21%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.21%) MCSE
2 2 (1.21%) MCSA
2 2 (1.21%) ISEB
3 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.61%) CCNP
3 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.61%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.06%) QA
2 4 (2.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.42%) Varnish
2 3 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.82%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.21%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.21%) vSphere
4 1 (0.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (11.52%) Puppet
2 15 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.82%) Opsview
3 3 (1.82%) Graphite
4 2 (1.21%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.21%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.61%) Salt
5 1 (0.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 49 (29.70%) Oracle
2 11 (6.67%) VMware
3 10 (6.06%) Zend
4 8 (4.85%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.85%) Tableau
5 7 (4.24%) Cisco
6 5 (3.03%) F5
6 5 (3.03%) Rackspace
7 4 (2.42%) EMC
8 3 (1.82%) Riverbed
8 3 (1.82%) Tealeaf
8 3 (1.82%) Splunk
9 2 (1.21%) Percona
10 1 (0.61%) Twitter
10 1 (0.61%) Avaya
10 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.61%) Symantec
10 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
Halifax
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago