The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 220 200 197
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -3
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 98 135 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.86% 1.14% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.34% 3.03% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 86 123 150
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4197 4453 4948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.84% 37.60% 38.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3660 3987 4660
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

LAMP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

LAMP Salary Trend in the City of London

LAMP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in the City of London

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 149 (66.22%) PHP
2 112 (49.78%) MySQL
3 107 (47.56%) Linux
4 76 (33.78%) JavaScript
4 76 (33.78%) HTML
5 68 (30.22%) CSS
6 60 (26.67%) jQuery
7 59 (26.22%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (24.89%) DevOps
9 54 (24.00%) Java
10 52 (23.11%) OO
11 51 (22.67%) Open Source
12 46 (20.44%) PHP5
13 44 (19.56%) Zend
13 44 (19.56%) Apache
14 42 (18.67%) Python
15 40 (17.78%) UNIX
15 40 (17.78%) Finance
15 40 (17.78%) Ruby
16 39 (17.33%) Ajax
17 38 (16.89%) Git (software)
18 36 (16.00%) Windows
19 34 (15.11%) OO PHP
20 33 (14.67%) Web Services
20 33 (14.67%) Subversion
21 32 (14.22%) Microsoft
21 32 (14.22%) Red Hat
22 31 (13.78%) Scrum
23 30 (13.33%) OOP
23 30 (13.33%) Continuous Integration

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 44 (19.56%) Apache
2 25 (11.11%) Drupal
3 13 (5.78%) CMS
3 13 (5.78%) Apache Solr
4 9 (4.00%) IIS
4 9 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.56%) MS Exchange
5 8 (3.56%) WordPress
6 7 (3.11%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (2.67%) Node.js
8 5 (2.22%) nginx
9 4 (1.78%) Moodle
9 4 (1.78%) ExpressionEngine
10 3 (1.33%) Kentico
10 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.89%) Facebook Platform
12 1 (0.44%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.44%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (2.22%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.67%) Magento
2 3 (1.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.89%) SaaS
3 9 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (3.56%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.67%) Joyent
6 5 (2.22%) PaaS
6 5 (2.22%) Google Apps
7 3 (1.33%) Basecamp
7 3 (1.33%) IaaS
8 2 (0.89%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.44%) Heroku
9 1 (0.44%) Route 53
9 1 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.00%) DNS
1 9 (4.00%) Firewall
2 7 (3.11%) Internet
2 7 (3.11%) VoIP
3 6 (2.67%) HTTP
3 6 (2.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.78%) VPN
4 4 (1.78%) Broadband
5 3 (1.33%) WAN
5 3 (1.33%) FTP
5 3 (1.33%) Extranet
5 3 (1.33%) Intranet
6 2 (0.89%) LDAP
6 2 (0.89%) LAN
7 1 (0.44%) SSL
7 1 (0.44%) SAN
7 1 (0.44%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.44%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (49.78%) MySQL
2 24 (10.67%) SQL Server
3 19 (8.44%) MongoDB
4 13 (5.78%) Redis
4 13 (5.78%) Big Data
4 13 (5.78%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.44%) MS Access
6 8 (3.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (3.56%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.11%) Data Mining
8 6 (2.67%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.78%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.44%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.44%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 38 (16.89%) Git (software)
2 33 (14.67%) Subversion
3 13 (5.78%) Jenkins
4 10 (4.44%) PHPUnit
5 5 (2.22%) Selenium
6 4 (1.78%) JIRA
7 3 (1.33%) Grunt
7 3 (1.33%) Bower
8 2 (0.89%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.44%) Behat
9 1 (0.44%) Firebug
9 1 (0.44%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.44%) WebDriver
General
1 40 (17.78%) Finance
2 28 (12.44%) Banking
3 18 (8.00%) Back Office
4 15 (6.67%) Legal
5 13 (5.78%) Advertising
6 11 (4.89%) Marketing
7 7 (3.11%) Front Office
7 7 (3.11%) Investment Banking
7 7 (3.11%) Publishing
8 6 (2.67%) Music Industry
9 5 (2.22%) Multimedia
10 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 106 (47.11%) Developer
2 78 (34.67%) PHP Developer
3 29 (12.89%) Senior Developer
4 24 (10.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 22 (9.78%) Administrator
6 19 (8.44%) Systems Administrator
7 18 (8.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 18 (8.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 13 (5.78%) Applications Support
9 12 (5.33%) LAMP Developer
10 11 (4.89%) DevOps Engineer
11 10 (4.44%) Architect
12 9 (4.00%) Software Engineer
12 9 (4.00%) Drupal Developer
13 8 (3.56%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (3.56%) PHP Symfony Developer
14 7 (3.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 7 (3.11%) Support Manager
14 7 (3.11%) Linux Administrator
15 6 (2.67%) Applications Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (33.78%) HTML
2 68 (30.22%) CSS
3 60 (26.67%) jQuery
4 39 (17.33%) Ajax
5 33 (14.67%) Web Services
6 30 (13.33%) HTML5
7 25 (11.11%) Symfony
8 17 (7.56%) RESTful
9 16 (7.11%) XML
10 15 (6.67%) Zend Framework
11 14 (6.22%) XHTML
11 14 (6.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (4.89%) CakePHP
13 10 (4.44%) JSON
13 10 (4.44%) CSS3
13 10 (4.44%) SOAP
14 9 (4.00%) Memcached
15 8 (3.56%) ActiveMQ
16 7 (3.11%) .NET
16 7 (3.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 51 (22.67%) Open Source
2 16 (7.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (7.11%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.11%) Digital Media
5 6 (2.67%) Streaming Music
6 5 (2.22%) Taxonomies
6 5 (2.22%) Clustering
7 4 (1.78%) Social Network
7 4 (1.78%) User Experience
8 3 (1.33%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.33%) Social Media
8 3 (1.33%) Blog
8 3 (1.33%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.89%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.89%) Replication
10 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.44%) Streaming Media
10 1 (0.44%) NHS
10 1 (0.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 107 (47.56%) Linux
2 40 (17.78%) UNIX
3 36 (16.00%) Windows
4 14 (6.22%) Solaris
5 13 (5.78%) AIX
5 13 (5.78%) HPUX
5 13 (5.78%) Fedora
6 10 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (4.00%) CentOS
8 8 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.33%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.89%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.89%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.89%) Android
11 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (26.22%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (24.89%) DevOps
3 52 (23.11%) OO
4 34 (15.11%) OO PHP
5 31 (13.78%) Scrum
6 30 (13.33%) OOP
6 30 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (11.11%) Web Development
8 23 (10.22%) CRM
9 22 (9.78%) ITIL
9 22 (9.78%) TDD
10 21 (9.33%) E-Commerce
10 21 (9.33%) Mentoring
11 20 (8.89%) Software Engineering
11 20 (8.89%) Waterfall
12 19 (8.44%) High Availability
12 19 (8.44%) Project Management
12 19 (8.44%) MVC
13 18 (8.00%) Unit Testing
14 15 (6.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 149 (66.22%) PHP
2 76 (33.78%) JavaScript
3 54 (24.00%) Java
4 46 (20.44%) PHP5
5 42 (18.67%) Python
6 40 (17.78%) Ruby
7 29 (12.89%) C++
8 22 (9.78%) SQL
9 18 (8.00%) C
10 15 (6.67%) Perl
11 10 (4.44%) VB
12 9 (4.00%) Bash Shell
13 8 (3.56%) C#
14 7 (3.11%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.33%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (7.11%) Degree
2 8 (3.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.44%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.11%) QA
2 14 (6.22%) SLA
3 2 (0.89%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.67%) Varnish
3 4 (1.78%) Docker
3 4 (1.78%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.44%) XenApp
4 1 (0.44%) Samba
4 1 (0.44%) Xen
4 1 (0.44%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 29 (12.89%) Puppet
2 18 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (4.44%) Vagrant
4 7 (3.11%) Nagios
5 3 (1.33%) Cacti
6 2 (0.89%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.44%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.44%) Munin
7 1 (0.44%) Plesk
7 1 (0.44%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.44%) StatsD
7 1 (0.44%) Salt
7 1 (0.44%) Opsview
Vendors
1 44 (19.56%) Zend
2 32 (14.22%) Microsoft
2 32 (14.22%) Red Hat
3 21 (9.33%) Oracle
4 17 (7.56%) Facebook
5 16 (7.11%) Twitter
6 14 (6.22%) Google
7 13 (5.78%) VMware
8 6 (2.67%) HP
8 6 (2.67%) Rackspace
9 5 (2.22%) Sony
9 5 (2.22%) Citrix
10 4 (1.78%) Akamai
11 3 (1.33%) Splunk
11 3 (1.33%) Cisco
12 2 (0.89%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.44%) Percona
13 1 (0.44%) F5
13 1 (0.44%) Greenplum
13 1 (0.44%) New Relic
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Acceler-IT
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum +bens+bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum +bens+bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Circa 60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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