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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 120 85 117
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +32
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 12 44 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.49% 1.99% 1.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.35% 5.05% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 38
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £46,000
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
892 871 1382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 36.62% 39.36% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 741 730 1220
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 £52,500 £47,500 £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 31 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 31 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 -23 12 £35,000 -12.50% 2
LAMP
East of England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 28 (70.00%) PHP
2 22 (55.00%) MySQL
3 21 (52.50%) Degree
4 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
4 19 (47.50%) Python
5 17 (42.50%) HTML
6 15 (37.50%) CSS
6 15 (37.50%) Computer Science
7 12 (30.00%) Web Development
8 10 (25.00%) Web Services
8 10 (25.00%) SQL
9 9 (22.50%) Linux
9 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (22.50%) Android
9 9 (22.50%) Apple iOS
10 8 (20.00%) Web Application Development
10 8 (20.00%) Android Development
10 8 (20.00%) iOS Development
10 8 (20.00%) PHP5
10 8 (20.00%) Zend
10 8 (20.00%) HTML5
10 8 (20.00%) Scrum
10 8 (20.00%) XHTML
10 8 (20.00%) OO
10 8 (20.00%) .NET
10 8 (20.00%) Java
11 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
12 6 (15.00%) Perl
12 6 (15.00%) CSS3

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 4 (10.00%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) OpenStack
2 3 (7.50%) CMS
2 3 (7.50%) Drupal
3 2 (5.00%) WordPress
4 1 (2.50%) nginx
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) ZigBee
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (55.00%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.50%) SQLite
3 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Subversion
1 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.50%) Xcode
2 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) Hudson
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (80.00%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Graduate
4 11 (27.50%) Graduate Developer
5 9 (22.50%) Software Developer
5 9 (22.50%) Graduate Software Developer
6 8 (20.00%) Junior
6 8 (20.00%) Junior Developer
7 5 (12.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Web Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 5 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Cloud Developer
8 4 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (7.50%) Development Engineer
9 3 (7.50%) Web Engineer
9 3 (7.50%) Junior Software Developer
10 2 (5.00%) PHP Programmer
10 2 (5.00%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) HTML
2 15 (37.50%) CSS
3 10 (25.00%) Web Services
4 8 (20.00%) XHTML
4 8 (20.00%) .NET
4 8 (20.00%) HTML5
5 6 (15.00%) CSS3
6 5 (12.50%) Symfony
6 5 (12.50%) RESTful
7 4 (10.00%) Ajax
7 4 (10.00%) XML
8 3 (7.50%) J2ME
8 3 (7.50%) Cocoa
8 3 (7.50%) J2EE
8 3 (7.50%) Zend Framework
8 3 (7.50%) iOS SDK
8 3 (7.50%) Cocoa Touch
8 3 (7.50%) UIKit
8 3 (7.50%) Android SDK
9 2 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.50%) User Experience
3 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.50%) Physics
4 2 (5.00%) Blog
4 2 (5.00%) iPhone
4 2 (5.00%) Open Source
4 2 (5.00%) Social Media
4 2 (5.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Linux
1 9 (22.50%) Android
1 9 (22.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.50%) Debian
2 3 (7.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.50%) CentOS
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Web Development
2 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (20.00%) Android Development
3 8 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 8 (20.00%) OO
3 8 (20.00%) Scrum
3 8 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.50%) OO PHP
6 5 (12.50%) User Stories
7 4 (10.00%) DevOps
7 4 (10.00%) Content Management
7 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.00%) MVC
8 3 (7.50%) Validation
8 3 (7.50%) BDD
8 3 (7.50%) Analytics
9 2 (5.00%) OOP
9 2 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) PHP
2 19 (47.50%) Python
2 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.00%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) Java
4 8 (20.00%) PHP5
5 6 (15.00%) Perl
6 4 (10.00%) C
6 4 (10.00%) Ruby
7 3 (7.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Xen
1 1 (2.50%) Varnish
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Puppet
1 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.50%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.50%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Zend
2 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (2.50%) New Relic
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco
2 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
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