The first table below looks at the demand for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 135 126 193
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +67
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 84 96 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.49% 1.73% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.36% 5.23% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75 96 30
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £34,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1566 1835 2354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.76% 33.15% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1303 1667 2088
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

LAMP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Berkshire

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

LAMP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Reading -9 36 £40,000 - 5
Bracknell +11 17 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Slough +10 8 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Windsor -5 4 £50,000 +29.87%
Maidenhead -30 3 £37,000 -17.77%
Wokingham +2 2 £29,250 -35.00%
Newbury -3 1 £28,000 -25.33% 1
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 124 (96.12%) PHP
2 89 (68.99%) MySQL
3 72 (55.81%) HTML
4 68 (52.71%) CSS
5 66 (51.16%) JavaScript
6 62 (48.06%) Linux
7 52 (40.31%) jQuery
8 50 (38.76%) HTML5
9 46 (35.66%) Apache
10 43 (33.33%) CSS3
11 42 (32.56%) Git (software)
12 39 (30.23%) Scrum
13 37 (28.68%) Subversion
13 37 (28.68%) MVC
14 36 (27.91%) Drupal
15 30 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (23.26%) Web Services
16 28 (21.71%) Responsive Web Design
17 26 (20.16%) Open Source
17 26 (20.16%) Symfony
17 26 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
17 26 (20.16%) Web Design
18 25 (19.38%) Ajax
19 24 (18.60%) SQL
20 22 (17.05%) WordPress
20 22 (17.05%) Relational Database
21 21 (16.28%) Mobile App
21 21 (16.28%) PHPUnit
21 21 (16.28%) Degree
22 20 (15.50%) Perl

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 46 (35.66%) Apache
2 36 (27.91%) Drupal
3 22 (17.05%) WordPress
4 7 (5.43%) CMS
5 6 (4.65%) nginx
5 6 (4.65%) Eucalyptus
6 3 (2.33%) IIS
7 2 (1.55%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.55%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.55%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.55%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.53%) SaaS
3 10 (7.75%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (4.65%) PaaS
5 2 (1.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.20%) Internet
2 5 (3.88%) HTTP
3 2 (1.55%) FTP
3 2 (1.55%) SSL
3 2 (1.55%) DNS
3 2 (1.55%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.78%) Telnet
4 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (68.99%) MySQL
2 22 (17.05%) Relational Database
3 17 (13.18%) NoSQL
3 17 (13.18%) RDBMS
4 12 (9.30%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.33%) SQLite
6 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.55%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (32.56%) Git (software)
2 37 (28.68%) Subversion
3 21 (16.28%) PHPUnit
4 15 (11.63%) Jenkins
5 10 (7.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (4.65%) Selenium
7 5 (3.88%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.33%) Hudson
9 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.78%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (3.88%) Multimedia
1 5 (3.88%) Marketing
2 4 (3.10%) Interactive Media
2 4 (3.10%) Retail
2 4 (3.10%) Publishing
2 4 (3.10%) Finance
3 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.33%) Banking
4 2 (1.55%) Back Office
4 2 (1.55%) Games
5 1 (0.78%) Automotive
5 1 (0.78%) French Language
Job Titles
1 86 (66.67%) Developer
2 69 (53.49%) PHP Developer
3 28 (21.71%) Web Developer
4 25 (19.38%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 22 (17.05%) PHP Web Developer
6 18 (13.95%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 17 (13.18%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 15 (11.63%) LAMP Developer
9 11 (8.53%) Senior Developer
10 9 (6.98%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 8 (6.20%) Graduate
11 8 (6.20%) Graduate Developer
11 8 (6.20%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (5.43%) Software Engineer
12 7 (5.43%) Software Developer
12 7 (5.43%) .NET Developer
12 7 (5.43%) Drupal Developer
12 7 (5.43%) Cloud Engineer
13 6 (4.65%) Junior PHP Developer
13 6 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (55.81%) HTML
2 68 (52.71%) CSS
3 52 (40.31%) jQuery
4 50 (38.76%) HTML5
5 43 (33.33%) CSS3
6 30 (23.26%) Web Services
7 26 (20.16%) Symfony
8 25 (19.38%) Ajax
9 18 (13.95%) REST
10 14 (10.85%) .NET
11 13 (10.08%) XML
11 13 (10.08%) RESTful
12 10 (7.75%) Yii
12 10 (7.75%) MooTools
12 10 (7.75%) JSON
13 9 (6.98%) .NET Framework
14 6 (4.65%) Sensu
15 5 (3.88%) SOAP
16 4 (3.10%) CodeIgniter
16 4 (3.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.16%) Open Source
2 21 (16.28%) Mobile App
3 10 (7.75%) Client/Server
4 9 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.98%) Mobile Computing
5 5 (3.88%) New Media
6 4 (3.10%) iPhone
7 3 (2.33%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.33%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.55%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.55%) Social Media
8 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.78%) W3C
9 1 (0.78%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 62 (48.06%) Linux
2 12 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (8.53%) Windows
4 9 (6.98%) UNIX
5 5 (3.88%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.88%) Android
6 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.78%) SUSE
7 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.23%) Scrum
2 37 (28.68%) MVC
3 30 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (21.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 26 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (20.16%) Web Design
6 20 (15.50%) E-Commerce
6 20 (15.50%) DevOps
7 17 (13.18%) Waterfall
7 17 (13.18%) Kanban
7 17 (13.18%) OOP
7 17 (13.18%) OO
8 15 (11.63%) Web Development
9 10 (7.75%) Software Engineering
10 9 (6.98%) BDD
11 8 (6.20%) Analytics
11 8 (6.20%) Identity Management
12 6 (4.65%) Product Management
12 6 (4.65%) iOS Development
12 6 (4.65%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 124 (96.12%) PHP
2 66 (51.16%) JavaScript
3 24 (18.60%) SQL
4 20 (15.50%) Perl
4 20 (15.50%) Java
4 20 (15.50%) Python
5 17 (13.18%) PHP5
6 14 (10.85%) C#
7 13 (10.08%) Ruby
8 7 (5.43%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.10%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (16.28%) Degree
2 5 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (3.88%) CIW
3 4 (3.10%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.10%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.95%) QA
2 2 (1.55%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.65%) Varnish
2 5 (3.88%) Xen
2 5 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.88%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (11.63%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (7.75%) Puppet
3 6 (4.65%) Cacti
3 6 (4.65%) Ganglia
3 6 (4.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (4.65%) Nagios
3 6 (4.65%) OpenView
4 5 (3.88%) Vagrant
5 4 (3.10%) Plesk
6 2 (1.55%) Opsview
Vendors
1 18 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.85%) Zend
3 13 (10.08%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.65%) Splunk
4 6 (4.65%) BMC
5 5 (3.88%) VMware
6 4 (3.10%) Rackspace
7 3 (2.33%) Google
8 2 (1.55%) Facebook
8 2 (1.55%) JBoss
8 2 (1.55%) IBM
8 2 (1.55%) Sun
8 2 (1.55%) BEA
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bracknell
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago