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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 166 178 164
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 57 47 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.97% 0.89% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.19% 2.71% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 57 41 57
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +43.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £60,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1786 1734 2405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.33% 32.73% 38.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1532 1537 2187
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 28 £52,500 +59.09% 1
Maidenhead -14 11 £45,000 +34.32%
Bracknell - 7 £27,500 -
Slough -3 6 £35,750 -15.88%
Windsor - 3 £37,500 -
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 118 (94.40%) PHP
2 67 (53.60%) Linux
3 61 (48.80%) Apache
4 59 (47.20%) MySQL
5 55 (44.00%) Drupal
6 49 (39.20%) Scrum
7 44 (35.20%) HTML
8 43 (34.40%) JavaScript
9 42 (33.60%) Git (software)
10 41 (32.80%) Open Source
10 41 (32.80%) Opscode Chef
11 39 (31.20%) CSS
12 37 (29.60%) XML
13 33 (26.40%) REST
13 33 (26.40%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (23.20%) Identity Management
16 24 (19.20%) Bash Shell
17 23 (18.40%) Vagrant
17 23 (18.40%) Performance Analysis
17 23 (18.40%) KVM
17 23 (18.40%) Bitbucket
17 23 (18.40%) Jenkins
17 23 (18.40%) ITIL
17 23 (18.40%) ITIL Certification
18 21 (16.80%) Python
18 21 (16.80%) BDD
19 20 (16.00%) Web Services
19 20 (16.00%) MVC
19 20 (16.00%) Ruby

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 61 (48.80%) Apache
2 55 (44.00%) Drupal
3 13 (10.40%) nginx
3 13 (10.40%) Eucalyptus
4 5 (4.00%) IIS
5 4 (3.20%) CMS
6 1 (0.80%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.40%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (14.40%) SaaS
2 15 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (11.20%) PaaS
4 1 (0.80%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.00%) Internet
2 1 (0.80%) TACACS
2 1 (0.80%) Firewall
2 1 (0.80%) IPsec
2 1 (0.80%) LDAP
2 1 (0.80%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.80%) DNS
2 1 (0.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (47.20%) MySQL
2 5 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.20%) Big Data
4 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.80%) Redis
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 42 (33.60%) Git (software)
2 23 (18.40%) Bitbucket
2 23 (18.40%) Jenkins
3 18 (14.40%) Subversion
4 4 (3.20%) Selenium
General
1 6 (4.80%) Publishing
2 3 (2.40%) Multimedia
2 3 (2.40%) Finance
3 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.80%) Electronics
4 1 (0.80%) Automotive
4 1 (0.80%) Marketing
4 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (44.00%) Developer
2 36 (28.80%) PHP Developer
3 18 (14.40%) Administrator
3 18 (14.40%) Linux Administrator
4 15 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 15 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 14 (11.20%) Development Manager
5 14 (11.20%) Senior Developer
6 13 (10.40%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (8.80%) Senior PHP Developer
8 10 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (6.40%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 8 (6.40%) Head of Development
10 7 (5.60%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (5.60%) Web Developer
11 6 (4.80%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 6 (4.80%) LAMP Developer
11 6 (4.80%) Drupal Developer
12 5 (4.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (35.20%) HTML
2 39 (31.20%) CSS
3 37 (29.60%) XML
4 33 (26.40%) REST
5 20 (16.00%) Web Services
6 18 (14.40%) HTML5
7 17 (13.60%) jQuery
7 17 (13.60%) CSS3
8 14 (11.20%) .NET
9 11 (8.80%) Ajax
10 10 (8.00%) Symfony
11 7 (5.60%) CodeIgniter
12 4 (3.20%) XSL
12 4 (3.20%) Classic ASP
12 4 (3.20%) DHTML
12 4 (3.20%) JSON
12 4 (3.20%) Yii
13 3 (2.40%) Laravel
14 2 (1.60%) Backbone.js
14 2 (1.60%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (32.80%) Open Source
2 8 (6.40%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.80%) Digital Media
4 5 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.40%) New Media
5 3 (2.40%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.80%) iPhone
6 1 (0.80%) PKI
6 1 (0.80%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.80%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 67 (53.60%) Linux
2 9 (7.20%) Windows
3 6 (4.80%) UNIX
4 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.40%) Android
5 3 (2.40%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.60%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (39.20%) Scrum
2 33 (26.40%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (23.20%) Identity Management
5 23 (18.40%) ITIL
5 23 (18.40%) Performance Analysis
6 21 (16.80%) BDD
7 20 (16.00%) MVC
8 18 (14.40%) TDD
8 18 (14.40%) Product Management
9 14 (11.20%) Configuration Management
9 14 (11.20%) OO
10 12 (9.60%) Migration
11 11 (8.80%) E-Commerce
11 11 (8.80%) Web Development
12 10 (8.00%) OOP
13 9 (7.20%) Capacity Planning
14 8 (6.40%) Project Management
15 6 (4.80%) Content Management
15 6 (4.80%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 118 (94.40%) PHP
2 43 (34.40%) JavaScript
3 24 (19.20%) Bash Shell
4 21 (16.80%) Python
5 20 (16.00%) Ruby
6 19 (15.20%) Perl
7 14 (11.20%) PHP5
8 13 (10.40%) Java
9 9 (7.20%) C#
9 9 (7.20%) SQL
10 8 (6.40%) C++
11 6 (4.80%) VB.NET
12 5 (4.00%) C
13 4 (3.20%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.60%) PHP4
14 2 (1.60%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (18.40%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (8.00%) Degree
3 3 (2.40%) CIW
3 3 (2.40%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.40%) ISEB
4 1 (0.80%) CISSP
4 1 (0.80%) GIAC
4 1 (0.80%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.80%) QA
System Software
1 23 (18.40%) KVM
2 13 (10.40%) Varnish
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (32.80%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (18.40%) Vagrant
3 18 (14.40%) Puppet
4 14 (11.20%) OpenView
4 14 (11.20%) Nagios
4 14 (11.20%) Cacti
4 14 (11.20%) Ganglia
5 13 (10.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 16 (12.80%) Zend
2 14 (11.20%) Splunk
2 14 (11.20%) BMC
3 7 (5.60%) Sun
4 5 (4.00%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.60%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco
6 1 (0.80%) Juniper
6 1 (0.80%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.80%) VMware
6 1 (0.80%) Google
6 1 (0.80%) Facebook
6 1 (0.80%) F5
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