The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 20 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 1.08% 4.63% 6.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 16.67% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £28,500 £22,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.54% +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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 Wolverhampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16 30 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 17.20% 27.78% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 26
Average salary £26,500 £34,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

LAMP
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Spring
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Spring MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (66.67%) WSDL
3 4 (66.67%) JDBC
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) XSD
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) WordPress
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 (83.33%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) JDBC
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
1 4 (66.67%) Spring MVC
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) WSDL
1 4 (66.67%) XSD
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware