The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 81 90 104
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.32% 0.10% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 0.29% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
LAMP
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
306 345 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.42% 35.94% 31.10%
Number of salaries quoted 271 314 349
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

LAMP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

LAMP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Bedford - 3 £37,500 -
LAMP
East of England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) PHP
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) Snort
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) Xen
4 3 (42.86%) CRM
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) Nagios
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Debian
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) XHTML
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Lumesse
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) SaaS
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) Social Media
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 1 (14.29%) WordPress
6 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (14.29%) Marketing

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 1 (14.29%) WordPress
1 1 (14.29%) SugarCRM
1 1 (14.29%) Drupal
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) XHTML
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Copywriting
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Debian
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Snort
1 3 (42.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Lumesse