The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 31 39 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 7 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.26% 4.98% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.86% 7.93% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 1
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +2.80%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Worcestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
79 164 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 36.74% 62.84% 56.23%
Number of salaries quoted 78 152 148
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

LAMP
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Worcestershire

LAMP
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 19 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
Worcester - 5 £32,500 -
Bromsgrove - 2 £38,625 -
LAMP
West Midlands

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (90.91%) MySQL
2 9 (81.82%) PHP
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) CSS
4 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
4 7 (63.64%) jQuery
5 6 (54.55%) HTML5
5 6 (54.55%) CSS3
6 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
7 4 (36.36%) PHP5
7 4 (36.36%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (36.36%) SEO
7 4 (36.36%) Pay per click
7 4 (36.36%) Google
7 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
7 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
8 3 (27.27%) Apache
8 3 (27.27%) Retail
8 3 (27.27%) OO
8 3 (27.27%) Linux
9 2 (18.18%) CentOS
9 2 (18.18%) C#
9 2 (18.18%) Perl
9 2 (18.18%) SQL
9 2 (18.18%) DHCP
9 2 (18.18%) HTTP
9 2 (18.18%) DNS
9 2 (18.18%) Degree
9 2 (18.18%) .NET
9 2 (18.18%) OOP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) nginx
2 2 (18.18%) Node.js
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) Redis
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) PHP Developer
3 4 (36.36%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 3 (27.27%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
5 2 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Architect
6 1 (9.09%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (9.09%) Web Programmer
6 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) jQuery
3 6 (54.55%) HTML5
3 6 (54.55%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) RESTful
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
1 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
2 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 2 (18.18%) N-Tier
2 2 (18.18%) Animation
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) CentOS
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) SEO
2 4 (36.36%) Pay per click
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (27.27%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (18.18%) Information Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) 3D Animation
5 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) PHP5
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Google
2 2 (18.18%) Zend