The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 193 217 211
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 139 98 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.12% 0.83% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.04% 2.18% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 123 88 107
Average salary £42,500 £53,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.93% +19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £90,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4571 4503 5116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.72% 38.26% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3946 4001 4823
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
London

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 24 April 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 24 April 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.

1 153 (76.12%) PHP
2 121 (60.20%) MySQL
3 105 (52.24%) JavaScript
4 102 (50.75%) HTML
5 101 (50.25%) CSS
6 84 (41.79%) Linux
7 67 (33.33%) jQuery
8 63 (31.34%) OO
9 56 (27.86%) Ajax
10 50 (24.88%) MVC
11 49 (24.38%) Zend
12 44 (21.89%) HTML5
13 40 (19.90%) PHP5
14 39 (19.40%) Subversion
15 38 (18.91%) XHTML
16 35 (17.41%) Drupal
17 34 (16.92%) Apache
18 33 (16.42%) CSS3
19 31 (15.42%) Git (software)
19 31 (15.42%) E-Commerce
19 31 (15.42%) XML
20 30 (14.93%) SQL
20 30 (14.93%) OOP
21 29 (14.43%) Java
22 28 (13.93%) OO PHP
23 24 (11.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 24 (11.94%) Windows
23 24 (11.94%) TDD
24 23 (11.44%) Marketing
24 23 (11.44%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 35 (17.41%) Drupal
2 34 (16.92%) Apache
3 22 (10.95%) CMS
4 14 (6.97%) WordPress
5 12 (5.97%) MS Exchange
6 9 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (3.48%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.99%) SilverStripe
9 5 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (2.49%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.99%) Moodle
10 4 (1.99%) Node.js
11 3 (1.49%) Umbraco
11 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (1.00%) Adobe CQ
12 2 (1.00%) Joomla!
12 2 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.50%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 5 (2.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.49%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.49%) MS Office
3 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (7.96%) Magento
2 3 (1.49%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.49%) GitHub
1 5 (2.49%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.99%) SaaS
3 3 (1.49%) Joyent
3 3 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.00%) PaaS
4 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.00%) IaaS
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.50%) Route 53
5 1 (0.50%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.50%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.47%) DNS
1 13 (6.47%) Internet
2 10 (4.98%) Firewall
3 8 (3.98%) VoIP
3 8 (3.98%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.99%) VPN
5 3 (1.49%) SAN
5 3 (1.49%) WAN
5 3 (1.49%) LAN
5 3 (1.49%) SMS
6 2 (1.00%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.50%) Broadband
7 1 (0.50%) LDAP
7 1 (0.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (60.20%) MySQL
2 16 (7.96%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.96%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.47%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.48%) Redis
4 9 (4.48%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.99%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.99%) Big Data
6 4 (1.99%) MS Access
7 3 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.49%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.49%) MariaDB
7 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.00%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.50%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 39 (19.40%) Subversion
2 31 (15.42%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.47%) PHPUnit
4 7 (3.48%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.99%) Flash Builder
5 6 (2.99%) Selenium
6 4 (1.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (1.49%) JUnit
8 2 (1.00%) Xdebug
8 2 (1.00%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.00%) Aptana Studio
8 2 (1.00%) TestNG
8 2 (1.00%) Hudson
8 2 (1.00%) Behat
8 2 (1.00%) Ant
8 2 (1.00%) Zend Studio
8 2 (1.00%) JIRA
8 2 (1.00%) Maven
9 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.50%) Spring Roo
General
1 23 (11.44%) Marketing
2 20 (9.95%) Back Office
3 18 (8.96%) Advertising
4 13 (6.47%) Finance
5 11 (5.47%) Publishing
6 10 (4.98%) Retail
7 7 (3.48%) Banking
8 5 (2.49%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.99%) Music Industry
9 4 (1.99%) Games
10 2 (1.00%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.00%) Front Office
11 1 (0.50%) Legal
11 1 (0.50%) Electronics
11 1 (0.50%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.50%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 130 (64.68%) Developer
2 85 (42.29%) PHP Developer
3 26 (12.94%) Senior Developer
4 24 (11.94%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 22 (10.95%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 20 (9.95%) Web Developer
7 13 (6.47%) Junior
8 12 (5.97%) Systems Administrator
8 12 (5.97%) Administrator
8 12 (5.97%) Junior Developer
9 11 (5.47%) Junior PHP Developer
10 10 (4.98%) Drupal Developer
10 10 (4.98%) PHP Web Developer
11 9 (4.48%) Senior PHP Developer
12 8 (3.98%) Software Engineer
12 8 (3.98%) Project Manager
13 7 (3.48%) Architect
13 7 (3.48%) Front-End Developer
14 6 (2.99%) DevOps Engineer
14 6 (2.99%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (50.75%) HTML
2 101 (50.25%) CSS
3 67 (33.33%) jQuery
4 56 (27.86%) Ajax
5 44 (21.89%) HTML5
6 38 (18.91%) XHTML
7 33 (16.42%) CSS3
8 31 (15.42%) XML
9 23 (11.44%) Web Services
10 22 (10.95%) JSON
11 21 (10.45%) Zend Framework
11 21 (10.45%) Symfony
12 16 (7.96%) .NET
13 13 (6.47%) RESTful
14 12 (5.97%) SOAP
15 9 (4.48%) ActiveMQ
15 9 (4.48%) Django
15 9 (4.48%) CakePHP
15 9 (4.48%) AngularJS
15 9 (4.48%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 19 (9.45%) Open Source
3 12 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.48%) Social Media
5 7 (3.48%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.99%) Replication
7 4 (1.99%) Streaming Music
8 3 (1.49%) Clustering
8 3 (1.49%) Photography
8 3 (1.49%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.49%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.00%) Animation
9 2 (1.00%) BBC
9 2 (1.00%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.50%) Video Editing
10 1 (0.50%) Social Network
10 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.50%) W3C
10 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 84 (41.79%) Linux
2 24 (11.94%) Windows
3 19 (9.45%) UNIX
4 6 (2.99%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.99%) Android
5 4 (1.99%) CentOS
5 4 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.99%) Solaris
5 4 (1.99%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.00%) AIX
7 2 (1.00%) HPUX
7 2 (1.00%) Fedora
8 1 (0.50%) Debian
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.50%) OpenWrt
8 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (31.34%) OO
2 50 (24.88%) MVC
3 31 (15.42%) E-Commerce
4 30 (14.93%) OOP
5 28 (13.93%) OO PHP
6 24 (11.94%) TDD
7 20 (9.95%) Scrum
8 19 (9.45%) CRM
8 19 (9.45%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (8.96%) Waterfall
9 18 (8.96%) Web Development
10 16 (7.96%) Content Management
11 15 (7.46%) Web Design
12 12 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (5.47%) Time Management
13 11 (5.47%) Software Engineering
14 10 (4.98%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (4.98%) Analytics
15 9 (4.48%) PRINCE2
15 9 (4.48%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 153 (76.12%) PHP
2 105 (52.24%) JavaScript
3 40 (19.90%) PHP5
4 30 (14.93%) SQL
5 29 (14.43%) Java
6 20 (9.95%) Python
7 16 (7.96%) Ruby
8 13 (6.47%) Perl
9 10 (4.98%) C++
10 8 (3.98%) ActionScript
11 7 (3.48%) ActionScript 3.0
11 7 (3.48%) ActionScript 2.0
12 6 (2.99%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.99%) C
13 4 (1.99%) VB
14 3 (1.49%) C#
14 3 (1.49%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.49%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.00%) R
15 2 (1.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (11.44%) Degree
2 5 (2.49%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.49%) MCP
3 3 (1.49%) MCSE
3 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.00%) VTSP
4 2 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.00%) HNC
4 2 (1.00%) HND
4 2 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.48%) QA
2 5 (2.49%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.98%) Varnish
3 6 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.49%) Sendmail
5 2 (1.00%) KVM
5 2 (1.00%) XenServer
5 2 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.00%) Squid
6 1 (0.50%) Samba
6 1 (0.50%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.50%) Postfix
6 1 (0.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (6.47%) Puppet
2 7 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.49%) Nagios
4 4 (1.99%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.00%) Ansible
5 2 (1.00%) Cacti
6 1 (0.50%) OpenView
6 1 (0.50%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.50%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.50%) Plesk
6 1 (0.50%) Munin
6 1 (0.50%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 49 (24.38%) Zend
2 19 (9.45%) Google
3 16 (7.96%) Red Hat
3 16 (7.96%) Facebook
4 15 (7.46%) Microsoft
5 13 (6.47%) Oracle
6 10 (4.98%) Adobe
7 8 (3.98%) VMware
8 7 (3.48%) Twitter
9 6 (2.99%) Citrix
10 5 (2.49%) Rackspace
11 4 (1.99%) Percona
11 4 (1.99%) SAP
12 3 (1.49%) Cisco
13 2 (1.00%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.00%) IBM
13 2 (1.00%) Sun
13 2 (1.00%) HP
13 2 (1.00%) EMC
13 2 (1.00%) Intel
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