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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 35 33 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 7 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.04% 2.16% 2.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 5.00% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £27,650 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
105 80 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 45.65% 43.24% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 100 77 136
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 March 2015. 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 - 4 £32,500 -
Redditch -10 3 £32,500 +14.03% 1
LAMP
West Midlands

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) MySQL
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) PHP
2 10 (83.33%) Apache
3 9 (75.00%) HTML
4 7 (58.33%) CSS
4 7 (58.33%) jQuery
5 6 (50.00%) OOP
5 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (41.67%) OO
7 4 (33.33%) Perl
7 4 (33.33%) SQL
7 4 (33.33%) HTML5
8 3 (25.00%) Digital Media
8 3 (25.00%) Java
8 3 (25.00%) C++
8 3 (25.00%) Python
8 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
9 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
9 2 (16.67%) DHCP
9 2 (16.67%) HTTP
9 2 (16.67%) DNS
9 2 (16.67%) EPoS
9 2 (16.67%) MVC
9 2 (16.67%) SEO
9 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
9 2 (16.67%) C#
9 2 (16.67%) .NET
9 2 (16.67%) SQL Server

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) nginx
2 2 (16.67%) Node.js
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (16.67%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) PHP Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (50.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Programmer
4 3 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (25.00%) PHP Programmer
4 3 (25.00%) Web Programmer
4 3 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Architect
5 2 (16.67%) AWS Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Magento Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) Zend Framework
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (16.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) OOP
2 5 (41.67%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) SEO
4 2 (16.67%) Pay per click
4 2 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (16.67%) Online Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) PHP
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Perl
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Linux+ Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Zend
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