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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 93 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 20 15 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.24% 1.04% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.99% 2.51% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 24
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £36,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
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
669 598 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.63% 41.59% 44.24%
Number of salaries quoted 554 523 698
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 January 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 26 (78.79%) HTML
1 26 (78.79%) PHP
1 26 (78.79%) CSS
2 21 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 20 (60.61%) MySQL
4 14 (42.42%) Degree
4 14 (42.42%) Computer Science
5 13 (39.39%) SQL
5 13 (39.39%) XHTML
6 11 (33.33%) Web Application Development
6 11 (33.33%) .NET
7 10 (30.30%) C
8 8 (24.24%) MVC
8 8 (24.24%) CSS3
8 8 (24.24%) HTML5
9 7 (21.21%) jQuery
9 7 (21.21%) C#
9 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
10 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
10 6 (18.18%) SOA
10 6 (18.18%) Linux
10 6 (18.18%) UML
10 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
10 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (18.18%) Symfony
10 6 (18.18%) Zend
10 6 (18.18%) Line Management

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.09%) Apache
3 2 (6.06%) WordPress
3 2 (6.06%) CMS
3 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.03%) Drupal
4 1 (3.03%) nginx
4 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (3.03%) Google Apps
2 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) MySQL
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.03%) Redis
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) Hudson
3 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) Webistrano
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Graduate Software Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Graduate
2 12 (36.36%) Software Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
3 5 (15.15%) PHP Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Development Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Applications Manager
5 2 (6.06%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (78.79%) HTML
1 26 (78.79%) CSS
2 13 (39.39%) XHTML
3 11 (33.33%) .NET
4 8 (24.24%) HTML5
4 8 (24.24%) CSS3
5 7 (21.21%) jQuery
6 6 (18.18%) Symfony
7 5 (15.15%) Zend Framework
8 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
9 2 (6.06%) Web Services
10 1 (3.03%) Ajax
10 1 (3.03%) J2EE
10 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
10 1 (3.03%) CakePHP
10 1 (3.03%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Open Source
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.06%) Physics
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Debian
2 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.03%) CentOS
2 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 8 (24.24%) MVC
3 6 (18.18%) UML
3 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.18%) SOA
3 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 6 (18.18%) Line Management
3 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 4 (12.12%) DevOps
5 2 (6.06%) Web Development
6 1 (3.03%) Creative Marketing
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) DRM
6 1 (3.03%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.03%) Content Management
6 1 (3.03%) Information Management
6 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) PHP
2 21 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 13 (39.39%) SQL
4 10 (30.30%) C
5 7 (21.21%) C#
6 5 (15.15%) Python
6 5 (15.15%) PHP5
7 3 (9.09%) Perl
8 1 (3.03%) Java
8 1 (3.03%) Ruby
8 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Xen
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.03%) XenServer
1 1 (3.03%) vSphere
1 1 (3.03%) Varnish
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Nagios
1 2 (6.06%) Puppet
1 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
2 1 (3.03%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 6 (18.18%) Zend
2 2 (6.06%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.03%) Marketo
3 1 (3.03%) New Relic
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.03%) VMware
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
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