Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for LAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAMP over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 205 86
Rank change year-on-year +59 -119 +43
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 74 35 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.50% 0.64% 3.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.16% 1.83% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 71 35 215
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £35,094 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.48% -14.41% -8.89%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £59,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £36,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +38.89% -12.73% -8.33%

LAMP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1779 1917 3037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 36.04% 35.26% 43.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1554 1718 2467
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing LAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Leeds

LAMP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Leeds

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 61 (82.43%) PHP
2 50 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (58.11%) JavaScript
4 42 (56.76%) MySQL
5 40 (54.05%) TDD
6 36 (48.65%) Laravel
7 35 (47.30%) Software Engineering
7 35 (47.30%) Symfony
8 33 (44.59%) Linux
8 33 (44.59%) Node.js
9 32 (43.24%) Zend
10 31 (41.89%) Unit Testing
11 30 (40.54%) Scrum
12 26 (35.14%) CSS
12 26 (35.14%) HTML
13 24 (32.43%) React
14 23 (31.08%) Docker
14 23 (31.08%) DevOps
15 22 (29.73%) Mentoring
15 22 (29.73%) Pair Programming
15 22 (29.73%) Kanban
16 21 (28.38%) Java
16 21 (28.38%) PHPUnit
17 20 (27.03%) Domain-Driven Design
17 20 (27.03%) BDD
17 20 (27.03%) Web Development
18 19 (25.68%) Git (software)
19 17 (22.97%) AngularJS
20 16 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
20 16 (21.62%) Subversion

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (21.62%) Apache
2 3 (4.05%) nginx
2 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.05%) WordPress
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.35%) CMS
3 1 (1.35%) JBoss
3 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) Bluemix
2 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.35%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Internet
2 2 (2.70%) Firewall
2 2 (2.70%) HTTP
2 2 (2.70%) SMS
3 1 (1.35%) DHCP
3 1 (1.35%) DNS
3 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (56.76%) MySQL
2 4 (5.41%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.05%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.05%) Redis
4 1 (1.35%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.35%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (28.38%) PHPUnit
2 19 (25.68%) Git (software)
3 16 (21.62%) Subversion
4 9 (12.16%) Jenkins
5 7 (9.46%) JIRA
5 7 (9.46%) Selenium
6 6 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (5.41%) Vagrant
8 3 (4.05%) Bitbucket
8 3 (4.05%) GCC
8 3 (4.05%) JBehave
8 3 (4.05%) JUnit
8 3 (4.05%) PhpStorm
8 3 (4.05%) Ranorex
8 3 (4.05%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (2.70%) Ant
9 2 (2.70%) gulp
9 2 (2.70%) Liquibase
9 2 (2.70%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Marketing
3 6 (8.11%) Games
4 2 (2.70%) Advertising
4 2 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (50.00%) Developer
2 28 (37.84%) PHP Developer
3 24 (32.43%) Software Engineer
4 16 (21.62%) Principal Engineer
4 16 (21.62%) Principal Software Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) JavaScript Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) PHP Software Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Web Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Lead Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Agile Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Lead Web Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Open Source Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Lead Software Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Senior PHP Developer
9 3 (4.05%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (48.65%) Laravel
2 35 (47.30%) Symfony
3 33 (44.59%) Node.js
4 26 (35.14%) CSS
4 26 (35.14%) HTML
5 24 (32.43%) React
6 17 (22.97%) AngularJS
7 12 (16.22%) jQuery
8 10 (13.51%) RESTful
9 8 (10.81%) LAPP Stack
9 8 (10.81%) LEMP Stack
10 7 (9.46%) Ajax
10 7 (9.46%) JSON
10 7 (9.46%) Sass
10 7 (9.46%) XML
11 6 (8.11%) Doctrine
11 6 (8.11%) SOAP
11 6 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (8.11%) Zurb Foundation
12 5 (6.76%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (5.41%) BYOD
3 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) Internet of Things
3 3 (4.05%) iPad
3 3 (4.05%) Machine to Machine
4 2 (2.70%) Fintech
4 2 (2.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (44.59%) Linux
2 7 (9.46%) CentOS
3 6 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.41%) Windows
5 3 (4.05%) Fedora
6 2 (2.70%) Unix
7 1 (1.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (54.05%) TDD
3 35 (47.30%) Software Engineering
4 31 (41.89%) Unit Testing
5 30 (40.54%) Scrum
6 23 (31.08%) DevOps
7 22 (29.73%) Kanban
7 22 (29.73%) Mentoring
7 22 (29.73%) Pair Programming
8 20 (27.03%) BDD
8 20 (27.03%) Domain-Driven Design
8 20 (27.03%) Web Development
9 16 (21.62%) MVC
10 14 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (12.16%) OOP
12 8 (10.81%) Coaching
13 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
13 7 (9.46%) SEO
14 6 (8.11%) OOA/OOD
14 6 (8.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 61 (82.43%) PHP
2 43 (58.11%) JavaScript
3 21 (28.38%) Java
4 11 (14.86%) Python
5 7 (9.46%) Bash Shell
5 7 (9.46%) Ruby
6 6 (8.11%) SQL
7 4 (5.41%) C++
8 3 (4.05%) PHP 7
8 3 (4.05%) VC++
9 2 (2.70%) Clojure
9 2 (2.70%) Scala
9 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.35%) C#
10 1 (1.35%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 23 (31.08%) Docker
2 1 (1.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 16 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (20.27%) Ansible
3 14 (18.92%) Puppet
4 2 (2.70%) Grafana
5 1 (1.35%) Mesos
5 1 (1.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) Zend
2 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.76%) Google
5 4 (5.41%) Oracle
6 3 (4.05%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.70%) Splunk
8 1 (1.35%) Black Duck
8 1 (1.35%) DoubleClick
8 1 (1.35%) IBM
8 1 (1.35%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.35%) SAP
8 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.35%) Veracode
8 1 (1.35%) WSO2