The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 144 141 138
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 71 86 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.40% 1.47% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.51% 5.67% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 48 78 89
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
LAMP
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1575 1516 1820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.98% 25.89% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1298 1266 1638
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
Reading -11 24 £40,000 - 5
Slough +1 18 £46,250 +2.77%
Maidenhead +10 9 £33,000 -32.65%
Bracknell +7 3 £23,500 -21.66%
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 79 (70.54%) PHP
2 61 (54.46%) MySQL
3 58 (51.79%) JavaScript
3 58 (51.79%) Linux
4 55 (49.11%) HTML
4 55 (49.11%) Git (software)
5 52 (46.43%) CSS
6 44 (39.29%) jQuery
7 41 (36.61%) HTML5
7 41 (36.61%) Degree
8 37 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (33.04%) Java
8 37 (33.04%) CSS3
9 34 (30.36%) Python
10 32 (28.57%) CMS
11 31 (27.68%) Apache
12 30 (26.79%) DevOps
13 27 (24.11%) WordPress
14 26 (23.21%) Computer Science
15 25 (22.32%) XML
15 25 (22.32%) OO
15 25 (22.32%) Bash Shell
15 25 (22.32%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (21.43%) Drupal
17 23 (20.54%) Web Services
17 23 (20.54%) Project Management
18 22 (19.64%) MVC
18 22 (19.64%) Ajax
19 21 (18.75%) Scrum
19 21 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 32 (28.57%) CMS
2 31 (27.68%) Apache
3 27 (24.11%) WordPress
4 24 (21.43%) Drupal
5 15 (13.39%) Node.js
6 11 (9.82%) concrete5
6 11 (9.82%) Joomla!
7 7 (6.25%) Eucalyptus
8 6 (5.36%) IIS
9 3 (2.68%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.61%) Taleo
1 13 (11.61%) Responsys
2 10 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (8.04%) SaaS
3 9 (8.04%) PaaS
4 3 (2.68%) GitHub
4 3 (2.68%) Basecamp
4 3 (2.68%) Trello
4 3 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.68%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.39%) Firewall
2 14 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.25%) Internet
4 3 (2.68%) HTTPS
4 3 (2.68%) SSL
5 2 (1.79%) VoIP
6 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.89%) HTTP
6 1 (0.89%) NetScreen
6 1 (0.89%) SAN
6 1 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.89%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (54.46%) MySQL
2 15 (13.39%) MongoDB
3 13 (11.61%) Oracle Reports
3 13 (11.61%) Hadoop
4 12 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 12 (10.71%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.79%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.89%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 55 (49.11%) Git (software)
2 19 (16.96%) JIRA
3 17 (15.18%) Jenkins
4 15 (13.39%) Grunt
4 15 (13.39%) Bower
4 15 (13.39%) gulp
5 12 (10.71%) PHPUnit
6 9 (8.04%) Subversion
7 5 (4.46%) Bugzilla
8 3 (2.68%) webpack
8 3 (2.68%) Trac
8 3 (2.68%) Redmine
8 3 (2.68%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.79%) PEAR
10 1 (0.89%) Hudson
10 1 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (7.14%) Finance
1 8 (7.14%) French Language
1 8 (7.14%) German Language
1 8 (7.14%) Italian Language
1 8 (7.14%) Spanish Language
1 8 (7.14%) Retail
2 4 (3.57%) Advertising
2 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (0.89%) Electronics
4 1 (0.89%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 59 (52.68%) Developer
2 39 (34.82%) PHP Developer
3 26 (23.21%) Senior Developer
4 21 (18.75%) Administrator
5 18 (16.07%) Senior PHP Developer
6 15 (13.39%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (8.93%) Junior
9 8 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 8 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
10 7 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 7 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (5.36%) DBA
11 6 (5.36%) Software Engineer
11 6 (5.36%) Software Developer
12 5 (4.46%) Junior Developer
13 4 (3.57%) Technical Leader
14 3 (2.68%) Support Engineer
14 3 (2.68%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (49.11%) HTML
2 52 (46.43%) CSS
3 44 (39.29%) jQuery
4 41 (36.61%) HTML5
5 37 (33.04%) CSS3
6 25 (22.32%) XML
7 23 (20.54%) Web Services
8 22 (19.64%) Ajax
9 21 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 18 (16.07%) REST
10 18 (16.07%) SOAP
11 16 (14.29%) JSON
12 15 (13.39%) .NET
12 15 (13.39%) AngularJS
13 13 (11.61%) Symfony
14 11 (9.82%) Laravel
15 9 (8.04%) CGI
16 8 (7.14%) .NET Framework
16 8 (7.14%) J2EE
17 7 (6.25%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.21%) Computer Science
2 25 (22.32%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (15.18%) User Experience
4 14 (12.50%) W3C
4 14 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 13 (11.61%) Statistics
6 12 (10.71%) Client/Server
7 8 (7.14%) Mathematics
7 8 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.68%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.68%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (51.79%) Linux
2 19 (16.96%) Windows
3 14 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
4 13 (11.61%) CentOS
5 5 (4.46%) UNIX
6 4 (3.57%) Android
6 4 (3.57%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (26.79%) DevOps
3 25 (22.32%) OO
4 23 (20.54%) Project Management
5 22 (19.64%) MVC
6 21 (18.75%) Scrum
7 19 (16.96%) OOP
8 16 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (13.39%) Open Source
10 14 (12.50%) Web Development
11 13 (11.61%) Performance Management
12 12 (10.71%) Unit Testing
12 12 (10.71%) API Development
13 11 (9.82%) Product Management
13 11 (9.82%) Refactoring
14 10 (8.93%) ITIL
14 10 (8.93%) Service Delivery
14 10 (8.93%) OOD
15 9 (8.04%) Change Management
16 8 (7.14%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 79 (70.54%) PHP
2 58 (51.79%) JavaScript
3 37 (33.04%) Java
4 34 (30.36%) Python
5 25 (22.32%) Bash Shell
6 15 (13.39%) Objective-C
6 15 (13.39%) Ruby
6 15 (13.39%) Perl
7 14 (12.50%) SQL
7 14 (12.50%) Shell Script
8 13 (11.61%) PHP5
9 12 (10.71%) Apple Swift
10 7 (6.25%) C
10 7 (6.25%) C#
11 5 (4.46%) C++
12 4 (3.57%) VB
13 3 (2.68%) VB.NET
13 3 (2.68%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.68%) Lua
14 2 (1.79%) AWK
Qualifications
1 41 (36.61%) Degree
2 8 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.46%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.46%) MySQL Certification
3 5 (4.46%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.68%) QA
3 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (7.14%) VMware ESX
1 8 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (7.14%) VirtualBox
2 5 (4.46%) KVM
3 1 (0.89%) Kamailio
3 1 (0.89%) OpenSIPS
3 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (16.96%) Puppet
2 13 (11.61%) Graphite
3 11 (9.82%) Vagrant
4 7 (6.25%) OpenView
4 7 (6.25%) Nagios
4 7 (6.25%) Cacti
4 7 (6.25%) Ganglia
5 3 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.68%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (17.86%) Sun
2 14 (12.50%) Oracle
2 14 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 14 (12.50%) Zend
3 13 (11.61%) Eloqua
4 10 (8.93%) VMware
4 10 (8.93%) Cisco
5 7 (6.25%) Google
5 7 (6.25%) BMC
5 7 (6.25%) Splunk
6 5 (4.46%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.68%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.68%) Facebook
7 3 (2.68%) Twitter
8 1 (0.89%) HP
8 1 (0.89%) Juniper
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