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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 124 91 123
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +32
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 13 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.54% 1.91% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% 4.86% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 31
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £30,000 £28,275
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
944 885 1457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 39.28% 39.28% 48.10%
Number of salaries quoted 764 782 1310
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
Cambridge -19 13 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Peterborough +1 1 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Huntingdon -11 1 £35,000 +16.66% 1
St Neots - 1 £35,000 -
LAMP
East of England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 26 (66.67%) PHP
2 20 (51.28%) MySQL
2 20 (51.28%) Python
3 19 (48.72%) Degree
4 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
5 13 (33.33%) Web Development
5 13 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 12 (30.77%) HTML
7 11 (28.21%) Linux
7 11 (28.21%) OO
8 10 (25.64%) CSS
8 10 (25.64%) Web Services
9 9 (23.08%) .NET
9 9 (23.08%) Android
9 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (23.08%) Apple iOS
10 8 (20.51%) Scrum
10 8 (20.51%) SQL
10 8 (20.51%) Java
10 8 (20.51%) Android Development
10 8 (20.51%) iOS Development
10 8 (20.51%) OO PHP
11 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
11 7 (17.95%) Subversion
11 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
12 6 (15.38%) Zend
12 6 (15.38%) PHP5
12 6 (15.38%) HTML5
12 6 (15.38%) Perl

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 6 (15.38%) Apache
2 4 (10.26%) CMS
3 3 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 3 (7.69%) Drupal
4 2 (5.13%) WordPress
5 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.56%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) CubeCart
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (10.26%) SaaS
2 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) ZigBee
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.69%) SQLite
3 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.56%) Redis
5 1 (2.56%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Subversion
1 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.69%) Xcode
2 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) Hudson
General
1 2 (5.13%) Retail
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
1 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Legal
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (79.49%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) PHP Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Graduate
3 9 (23.08%) Junior Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Junior
4 8 (20.51%) Graduate Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Graduate Software Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Web Developer
6 5 (12.82%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (12.82%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 4 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Junior Software Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Development Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Web Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 2 (5.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (5.13%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) HTML
2 10 (25.64%) CSS
2 10 (25.64%) Web Services
3 9 (23.08%) .NET
4 6 (15.38%) HTML5
4 6 (15.38%) XML
5 5 (12.82%) XHTML
5 5 (12.82%) Symfony
5 5 (12.82%) RESTful
6 4 (10.26%) Smarty
6 4 (10.26%) JSON
6 4 (10.26%) jQuery
6 4 (10.26%) CSS3
6 4 (10.26%) Ajax
6 4 (10.26%) SOAP
7 3 (7.69%) J2EE
7 3 (7.69%) J2ME
7 3 (7.69%) Cocoa
7 3 (7.69%) iOS SDK
7 3 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
2 4 (10.26%) Physics
2 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.69%) User Experience
4 2 (5.13%) iPhone
4 2 (5.13%) Blog
4 2 (5.13%) Open Source
4 2 (5.13%) Social Media
4 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Linux
2 9 (23.08%) Android
2 9 (23.08%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.69%) Debian
3 3 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.56%) CentOS
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Web Development
2 11 (28.21%) OO
3 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (20.51%) Scrum
4 8 (20.51%) Android Development
4 8 (20.51%) iOS Development
4 8 (20.51%) OO PHP
5 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.82%) OOP
6 5 (12.82%) MVC
6 5 (12.82%) Web Application Development
6 5 (12.82%) User Stories
7 4 (10.26%) DevOps
7 4 (10.26%) Content Management
8 3 (7.69%) Validation
8 3 (7.69%) BDD
8 3 (7.69%) Analytics
9 2 (5.13%) Time Management
9 2 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) PHP
2 20 (51.28%) Python
3 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.51%) SQL
4 8 (20.51%) Java
5 6 (15.38%) PHP5
5 6 (15.38%) Perl
6 4 (10.26%) Ruby
7 3 (7.69%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Xen
1 1 (2.56%) Varnish
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (10.26%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Capistrano
2 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Zend
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco
2 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
2 1 (2.56%) New Relic
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