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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 141 121 167
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +46
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 85 96 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.47% 1.70% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.60% 5.13% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 77 96 51
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
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
1519 1870 2303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.30% 33.07% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1278 1693 2044
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 37 £40,000 - 8
Bracknell +10 15 £30,000 -25.00%
Slough +16 12 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Maidenhead -23 9 £49,000 +8.88%
Newbury -6 2 £28,000 -28.66%
Windsor -15 2 £50,000 +29.87%
Wokingham -5 1 £32,500 -27.77%
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 129 (94.85%) PHP
2 94 (69.12%) MySQL
3 78 (57.35%) HTML
4 74 (54.41%) CSS
5 72 (52.94%) JavaScript
6 63 (46.32%) Linux
7 55 (40.44%) jQuery
8 54 (39.71%) HTML5
9 45 (33.09%) Git (software)
10 43 (31.62%) CSS3
11 42 (30.88%) Apache
12 41 (30.15%) MVC
13 39 (28.68%) Subversion
14 38 (27.94%) Scrum
15 33 (24.26%) Drupal
15 33 (24.26%) Continuous Integration
16 32 (23.53%) Ajax
17 31 (22.79%) Symfony
18 28 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
18 28 (20.59%) Responsive Web Design
19 27 (19.85%) PHPUnit
19 27 (19.85%) Web Services
19 27 (19.85%) SQL
20 26 (19.12%) Web Design
21 23 (16.91%) Open Source
21 23 (16.91%) Mobile App
21 23 (16.91%) WordPress
22 22 (16.18%) Relational Database
23 21 (15.44%) Degree
24 19 (13.97%) REST

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 42 (30.88%) Apache
2 33 (24.26%) Drupal
3 23 (16.91%) WordPress
4 7 (5.15%) CMS
5 5 (3.68%) nginx
5 5 (3.68%) Eucalyptus
6 4 (2.94%) IIS
7 2 (1.47%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.47%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.47%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.47%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.47%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.74%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.74%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.21%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.56%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.88%) SaaS
3 7 (5.15%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.94%) GitHub
5 3 (2.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.88%) HTTP
1 8 (5.88%) Internet
2 3 (2.21%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.21%) DNS
2 3 (2.21%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.21%) SSL
2 3 (2.21%) FTP
3 2 (1.47%) Telnet
3 2 (1.47%) SSH
4 1 (0.74%) VoIP
4 1 (0.74%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (69.12%) MySQL
2 22 (16.18%) Relational Database
3 17 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 17 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 13 (9.56%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.68%) SQLite
6 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.47%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.47%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.74%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 45 (33.09%) Git (software)
2 39 (28.68%) Subversion
3 27 (19.85%) PHPUnit
4 18 (13.24%) Jenkins
5 11 (8.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (4.41%) Selenium
7 5 (3.68%) Hudson
8 3 (2.21%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.47%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.47%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (5.15%) Publishing
2 6 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.68%) Finance
3 5 (3.68%) Multimedia
3 5 (3.68%) Marketing
3 5 (3.68%) Banking
4 4 (2.94%) Retail
4 4 (2.94%) Interactive Media
5 2 (1.47%) Games
5 2 (1.47%) Back Office
6 1 (0.74%) French Language
Job Titles
1 93 (68.38%) Developer
2 76 (55.88%) PHP Developer
3 29 (21.32%) Web Developer
4 25 (18.38%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 23 (16.91%) PHP Web Developer
6 19 (13.97%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 17 (12.50%) LAMP Developer
7 17 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 15 (11.03%) Senior Developer
9 10 (7.35%) Senior PHP Developer
10 9 (6.62%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 9 (6.62%) Graduate
10 9 (6.62%) Graduate Developer
10 9 (6.62%) Software Engineer
11 8 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (5.88%) .NET Developer
11 8 (5.88%) Software Developer
12 7 (5.15%) Programmer
12 7 (5.15%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (5.15%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (57.35%) HTML
2 74 (54.41%) CSS
3 55 (40.44%) jQuery
4 54 (39.71%) HTML5
5 43 (31.62%) CSS3
6 32 (23.53%) Ajax
7 31 (22.79%) Symfony
8 27 (19.85%) Web Services
9 19 (13.97%) REST
10 14 (10.29%) .NET
10 14 (10.29%) JSON
11 13 (9.56%) XML
11 13 (9.56%) RESTful
12 10 (7.35%) Yii
12 10 (7.35%) MooTools
13 9 (6.62%) .NET Framework
14 8 (5.88%) Laravel
15 6 (4.41%) OAuth2
16 5 (3.68%) Sensu
16 5 (3.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.91%) Open Source
1 23 (16.91%) Mobile App
2 10 (7.35%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.35%) Client/Server
3 9 (6.62%) Mobile Computing
4 5 (3.68%) New Media
4 5 (3.68%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.94%) iPhone
6 3 (2.21%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.47%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.47%) Social Media
8 1 (0.74%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.74%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 63 (46.32%) Linux
2 16 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (8.09%) Windows
4 8 (5.88%) UNIX
5 7 (5.15%) Android
5 7 (5.15%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.47%) SUSE
7 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.74%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (30.15%) MVC
2 38 (27.94%) Scrum
3 33 (24.26%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (20.59%) Responsive Web Design
4 28 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (19.12%) Web Design
6 19 (13.97%) OOP
6 19 (13.97%) E-Commerce
7 18 (13.24%) OO
8 17 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 17 (12.50%) Kanban
8 17 (12.50%) Web Development
9 15 (11.03%) Software Engineering
9 15 (11.03%) DevOps
10 13 (9.56%) BDD
11 11 (8.09%) TDD
12 8 (5.88%) Analytics
13 7 (5.15%) Supplier Management
13 7 (5.15%) Unit Testing
14 6 (4.41%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 129 (94.85%) PHP
2 72 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 27 (19.85%) SQL
4 18 (13.24%) Java
4 18 (13.24%) PHP5
5 17 (12.50%) Perl
5 17 (12.50%) Python
6 14 (10.29%) C#
7 12 (8.82%) Ruby
8 5 (3.68%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.94%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (15.44%) Degree
2 5 (3.68%) CIW
3 4 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.94%) ISEB
4 2 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.24%) QA
2 2 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.41%) Xen
1 6 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.68%) Varnish
3 2 (1.47%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (6.62%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.15%) Puppet
3 5 (3.68%) OpenView
3 5 (3.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (3.68%) Nagios
3 5 (3.68%) Cacti
3 5 (3.68%) Ganglia
3 5 (3.68%) Plesk
4 2 (1.47%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.47%) Opsview
Vendors
1 18 (13.24%) Microsoft
1 18 (13.24%) Red Hat
2 14 (10.29%) Zend
3 7 (5.15%) VMware
4 6 (4.41%) Google
5 5 (3.68%) BMC
5 5 (3.68%) Splunk
6 2 (1.47%) Facebook
6 2 (1.47%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.47%) BEA
6 2 (1.47%) JBoss
6 2 (1.47%) IBM
7 1 (0.74%) Sun
7 1 (0.74%) Twitter
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £350000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Acceler-IT
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum +shares + bens + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Part home-working!
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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