The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 102 107 110
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 13 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.87% 1.05% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.12% 2.38% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 19
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £61,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
LAMP
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
614 798 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.18% 44.02% 43.19%
Number of salaries quoted 542 705 789
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

LAMP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Cambridge

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 20 (60.61%) PHP
2 20 (60.61%) HTML
2 20 (60.61%) CSS
3 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 14 (42.42%) MySQL
5 13 (39.39%) .NET
5 13 (39.39%) C
5 13 (39.39%) Degree
6 12 (36.36%) Line Management
7 11 (33.33%) SQL
8 10 (30.30%) C#
8 10 (30.30%) Python
9 9 (27.27%) SharePoint
9 9 (27.27%) MVC
9 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (27.27%) jQuery
9 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
9 9 (27.27%) Web Application Development
10 8 (24.24%) Waterfall
10 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
10 8 (24.24%) UML
10 8 (24.24%) SOA
10 8 (24.24%) XHTML
10 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
11 7 (21.21%) Java
11 7 (21.21%) Windows
12 6 (18.18%) Linux
12 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 9 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.15%) Apache
3 4 (12.12%) Node.js
4 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.03%) CMS
5 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.03%) WordPress
5 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.03%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Google Apps
3 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) SAN
1 3 (9.09%) Internet
1 3 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) MySQL
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Publishing
1 1 (3.03%) Banking
1 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Graduate
3 9 (27.27%) Graduate Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Graduate Software Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Software Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Development Manager
6 4 (12.12%) Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Junior Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Service Manager
7 3 (9.09%) Junior
7 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Software Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Development Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Software Development Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Applications Manager
7 3 (9.09%) Lead Software Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Software Development Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) HTML
1 20 (60.61%) CSS
2 13 (39.39%) .NET
3 9 (27.27%) jQuery
4 8 (24.24%) XHTML
5 5 (15.15%) Web Services
6 4 (12.12%) HTML5
7 3 (9.09%) CSS3
8 2 (6.06%) Symfony
8 2 (6.06%) Zend Framework
8 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.03%) JSON
9 1 (3.03%) J2EE
9 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
9 1 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) Open Source
3 3 (9.09%) Internet of Things
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.06%) Physics
5 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.03%) NHS
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Linux
3 4 (12.12%) Android
3 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Line Management
2 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 9 (27.27%) Web Application Development
2 9 (27.27%) MVC
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) UML
3 8 (24.24%) Waterfall
3 8 (24.24%) SOA
4 3 (9.09%) DevOps
4 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.06%) Web Development
6 1 (3.03%) Creative Marketing
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.03%) DRM
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL
6 1 (3.03%) ERP
6 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.03%) CRM
6 1 (3.03%) Validation
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 20 (60.61%) PHP
3 13 (39.39%) C
4 11 (33.33%) SQL
5 10 (30.30%) Python
5 10 (30.30%) C#
6 7 (21.21%) Java
7 4 (12.12%) C++
8 3 (9.09%) Perl
9 2 (6.06%) PHP5
10 1 (3.03%) Erlang
10 1 (3.03%) Golang
10 1 (3.03%) Ruby
10 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) XenServer
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.06%) Google
4 2 (6.06%) Zend
5 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.03%) Marketo
5 1 (3.03%) Fujitsu
5 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Top Base + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 6 days ago