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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 133 145 155
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 92 73 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.55% 1.33% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.28% 4.00% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 85 73 63
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £34,100 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £66,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1466 1826 2166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.73% 33.25% 39.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1203 1618 1911
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -3 31 £40,000 -3.03% 3
Maidenhead -13 22 £48,000 -5.88% 1
Slough +15 16 £45,000 -18.18%
Bracknell 0 12 £31,250 -21.87%
Newbury -1 3 £28,000 -27.27%
Wokingham -6 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Windsor -22 1 £50,000 +29.87%
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 122 (89.05%) PHP
2 87 (63.50%) MySQL
3 74 (54.01%) HTML
4 71 (51.82%) JavaScript
5 69 (50.36%) CSS
6 62 (45.26%) Linux
7 52 (37.96%) jQuery
7 52 (37.96%) HTML5
8 47 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (31.39%) Git (software)
10 39 (28.47%) CSS3
10 39 (28.47%) MVC
11 37 (27.01%) Scrum
12 34 (24.82%) Subversion
12 34 (24.82%) Apache
12 34 (24.82%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (24.09%) Ajax
14 32 (23.36%) Symfony
15 31 (22.63%) PHPUnit
16 27 (19.71%) SQL
16 27 (19.71%) Responsive Web Design
17 26 (18.98%) Web Design
18 25 (18.25%) Drupal
19 23 (16.79%) WordPress
19 23 (16.79%) Jenkins
19 23 (16.79%) Mobile App
20 22 (16.06%) Relational Database
20 22 (16.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 22 (16.06%) Web Services
21 21 (15.33%) Red Hat

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 34 (24.82%) Apache
2 25 (18.25%) Drupal
3 23 (16.79%) WordPress
4 5 (3.65%) CMS
5 3 (2.19%) IIS
6 2 (1.46%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.46%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.46%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.46%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.73%) Node.js
7 1 (0.73%) Joomla!
Applications
1 8 (5.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.46%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (6.57%) SaaS
2 5 (3.65%) GitHub
3 3 (2.19%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.19%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.73%) IaaS
4 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.57%) HTTP
2 7 (5.11%) Internet
3 3 (2.19%) FTP
3 3 (2.19%) SSL
3 3 (2.19%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.19%) DNS
3 3 (2.19%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.46%) SSH
4 2 (1.46%) Telnet
5 1 (0.73%) VoIP
5 1 (0.73%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (63.50%) MySQL
2 22 (16.06%) Relational Database
3 17 (12.41%) NoSQL
3 17 (12.41%) RDBMS
4 13 (9.49%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.38%) SQLite
6 3 (2.19%) Redis
6 3 (2.19%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.46%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.73%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 43 (31.39%) Git (software)
2 34 (24.82%) Subversion
3 31 (22.63%) PHPUnit
4 23 (16.79%) Jenkins
5 11 (8.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (5.84%) Selenium
7 6 (4.38%) Hudson
8 4 (2.92%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.46%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.46%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (5.84%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.11%) Finance
2 7 (5.11%) Publishing
2 7 (5.11%) Banking
3 5 (3.65%) Marketing
4 4 (2.92%) Retail
4 4 (2.92%) Multimedia
4 4 (2.92%) Interactive Media
5 2 (1.46%) Games
5 2 (1.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.73%) French Language
Job Titles
1 89 (64.96%) Developer
2 72 (52.55%) PHP Developer
3 29 (21.17%) Web Developer
4 25 (18.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 22 (16.06%) PHP Web Developer
6 18 (13.14%) LAMP Developer
6 18 (13.14%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 16 (11.68%) Senior Developer
8 15 (10.95%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 11 (8.03%) Senior PHP Developer
9 11 (8.03%) Software Engineer
9 11 (8.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (7.30%) Graduate Developer
10 10 (7.30%) Graduate
11 9 (6.57%) Software Developer
11 9 (6.57%) .NET Developer
12 8 (5.84%) PHP Drupal Developer
12 8 (5.84%) DevOps Engineer
13 7 (5.11%) Programmer
13 7 (5.11%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (54.01%) HTML
2 69 (50.36%) CSS
3 52 (37.96%) jQuery
3 52 (37.96%) HTML5
4 39 (28.47%) CSS3
5 33 (24.09%) Ajax
6 32 (23.36%) Symfony
7 22 (16.06%) Web Services
8 18 (13.14%) REST
9 14 (10.22%) .NET
9 14 (10.22%) JSON
10 12 (8.76%) XML
10 12 (8.76%) RESTful
11 10 (7.30%) MooTools
11 10 (7.30%) Laravel
11 10 (7.30%) Yii
12 9 (6.57%) OAuth2
12 9 (6.57%) .NET Framework
13 5 (3.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (2.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.79%) Mobile App
2 20 (14.60%) Open Source
3 15 (10.95%) User Experience
4 11 (8.03%) Computer Science
5 10 (7.30%) Client/Server
6 9 (6.57%) Mobile Computing
7 6 (4.38%) Blackberry
7 6 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.92%) New Media
10 3 (2.19%) iPhone
11 2 (1.46%) Web 2.0
11 2 (1.46%) Social Media
11 2 (1.46%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.46%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.73%) W3C
12 1 (0.73%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 62 (45.26%) Linux
2 22 (16.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (9.49%) Windows
4 7 (5.11%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.11%) Android
4 7 (5.11%) UNIX
5 4 (2.92%) CentOS
6 3 (2.19%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.46%) SUSE
7 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.46%) Solaris
7 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (28.47%) MVC
3 37 (27.01%) Scrum
4 34 (24.82%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (19.71%) Responsive Web Design
6 26 (18.98%) Web Design
7 18 (13.14%) OOP
7 18 (13.14%) Software Engineering
8 17 (12.41%) Waterfall
8 17 (12.41%) Kanban
9 16 (11.68%) E-Commerce
9 16 (11.68%) OO
10 15 (10.95%) Web Development
11 14 (10.22%) DevOps
11 14 (10.22%) BDD
12 11 (8.03%) Supplier Management
12 11 (8.03%) TDD
13 8 (5.84%) Unit Testing
13 8 (5.84%) Analytics
14 7 (5.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 122 (89.05%) PHP
2 71 (51.82%) JavaScript
3 27 (19.71%) SQL
4 17 (12.41%) Java
5 16 (11.68%) PHP5
6 15 (10.95%) C#
7 10 (7.30%) Python
7 10 (7.30%) Perl
8 7 (5.11%) Ruby
9 5 (3.65%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.19%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (13.87%) Degree
2 5 (3.65%) ISEB
2 5 (3.65%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.92%) CIW
4 2 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.22%) QA
2 2 (1.46%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.38%) Xen
1 6 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.46%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (5.84%) Puppet
2 5 (3.65%) Plesk
3 2 (1.46%) Nagios
3 2 (1.46%) Opsview
3 2 (1.46%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (15.33%) Red Hat
2 19 (13.87%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.76%) Zend
4 7 (5.11%) VMware
4 7 (5.11%) Google
5 2 (1.46%) IBM
5 2 (1.46%) BEA
5 2 (1.46%) JBoss
5 2 (1.46%) Facebook
6 1 (0.73%) Twitter
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