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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 108 98 85
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 4 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.29% 1.41% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.71% 3.15% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 28
Average salary £38,750 £27,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £21,000 £36,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
564 793 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.26% 44.73% 46.41%
Number of salaries quoted 495 676 731
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 28 July 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) Web Services
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Line Management
5 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
5 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) .NET
5 5 (31.25%) PHP
5 5 (31.25%) C
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) C++
6 4 (25.00%) MySQL
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) Android
6 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (25.00%) Node.js
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (18.75%) HTML5
7 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
7 3 (18.75%) Internet of Things
7 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
7 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (18.75%) Firewall
7 3 (18.75%) Debian
7 3 (18.75%) VMware

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (25.00%) Node.js
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Development Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Team Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Development Team Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Junior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Development Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Lead Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Development Team Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Junior
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate
4 2 (12.50%) Development Manager
4 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Web Services
2 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (6.25%) JSON
5 1 (6.25%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Internet of Things
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
4 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Android
2 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) Line Management
2 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
3 2 (12.50%) UML
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (43.75%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) PHP
4 5 (31.25%) C
5 4 (25.00%) C++
6 3 (18.75%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) PHP5
8 1 (6.25%) Go
8 1 (6.25%) Erlang
8 1 (6.25%) Ruby
8 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco
1 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Zend
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.25%) Fujitsu
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
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