The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 106 113 92
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 23 21 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.01% 0.99% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.51% 2.59% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 40
Average salary £31,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
LAMP
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
916 812 1189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.14% 38.34% 45.82%
Number of salaries quoted 768 695 1044
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

LAMP
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

LAMP
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
Cambridge +4 20 £34,000 -15.00% 5
Peterborough +6 2 £30,000 -25.00%
LAMP
East of England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 27 (71.05%) HTML
1 27 (71.05%) PHP
1 27 (71.05%) CSS
2 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 22 (57.89%) MySQL
3 16 (42.11%) Degree
4 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
5 14 (36.84%) SQL
6 13 (34.21%) XHTML
7 12 (31.58%) .NET
8 11 (28.95%) Web Application Development
9 10 (26.32%) C
10 9 (23.68%) Linux
10 9 (23.68%) MVC
11 8 (21.05%) HTML5
11 8 (21.05%) CSS3
12 7 (18.42%) jQuery
12 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (18.42%) Python
12 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
12 7 (18.42%) C#
13 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
13 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
13 6 (15.79%) UML
13 6 (15.79%) SOA
13 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
13 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (15.79%) Symfony
13 6 (15.79%) Zend
13 6 (15.79%) Waterfall

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (18.42%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) Apache
2 3 (7.89%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.26%) CMS
3 2 (5.26%) WordPress
3 2 (5.26%) Drupal
4 1 (2.63%) nginx
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Google Apps
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.63%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (57.89%) MySQL
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.63%) Redis
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) Hudson
3 1 (2.63%) Webistrano
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Graduate
3 12 (31.58%) Software Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Graduate Software Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Graduate Developer
4 6 (15.79%) PHP Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Applications Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Service Manager
6 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Development Manager
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (71.05%) HTML
1 27 (71.05%) CSS
2 13 (34.21%) XHTML
3 12 (31.58%) .NET
4 8 (21.05%) HTML5
4 8 (21.05%) CSS3
5 7 (18.42%) jQuery
6 6 (15.79%) Symfony
7 5 (13.16%) Zend Framework
8 4 (10.53%) Web Services
9 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.63%) CakePHP
10 1 (2.63%) Ajax
10 1 (2.63%) XML
10 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
10 1 (2.63%) J2EE
10 1 (2.63%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Open Source
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.26%) Physics
4 1 (2.63%) Blog
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) CentOS
3 2 (5.26%) Debian
3 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Web Application Development
2 9 (23.68%) MVC
3 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 6 (15.79%) UML
4 6 (15.79%) SOA
4 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
4 6 (15.79%) Line Management
4 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.16%) DevOps
6 3 (7.89%) Web Development
7 2 (5.26%) Analytics
8 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.63%) Creative Marketing
8 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.63%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.63%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (2.63%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.63%) Content Management
8 1 (2.63%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) PHP
2 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 14 (36.84%) SQL
4 10 (26.32%) C
5 7 (18.42%) Python
5 7 (18.42%) C#
6 5 (13.16%) PHP5
7 4 (10.53%) Perl
8 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.63%) Ruby
9 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Varnish
1 1 (2.63%) XenServer
1 1 (2.63%) vSphere
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) Xen
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Puppet
1 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.26%) Nagios
3 1 (2.63%) Capistrano
3 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 6 (15.79%) Zend
2 3 (7.89%) Google
2 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.63%) VMware
3 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) IBM
3 1 (2.63%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.63%) Marketo
3 1 (2.63%) New Relic
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Base+Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £21,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: to £highly competitive
Posted: 19 days ago