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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 222 211 186
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -25
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 105 108 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.86% 0.90% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.33% 2.37% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 89 98 139
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £34,250 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4510 4555 5045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.07% 38.01% 38.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3854 4064 4713
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
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 22 July 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 22 July 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.

1 170 (69.67%) PHP
2 137 (56.15%) MySQL
3 112 (45.90%) Linux
4 109 (44.67%) JavaScript
5 101 (41.39%) HTML
6 100 (40.98%) CSS
7 72 (29.51%) jQuery
8 64 (26.23%) OO
9 60 (24.59%) Ajax
10 52 (21.31%) Zend
11 51 (20.90%) Subversion
11 51 (20.90%) DevOps
12 47 (19.26%) MVC
13 46 (18.85%) Drupal
14 44 (18.03%) Java
15 42 (17.21%) Apache
16 41 (16.80%) PHP5
16 41 (16.80%) Open Source
17 40 (16.39%) HTML5
18 39 (15.98%) UNIX
19 38 (15.57%) Windows
19 38 (15.57%) OO PHP
20 37 (15.16%) Git (software)
21 36 (14.75%) Python
22 34 (13.93%) XHTML
22 34 (13.93%) Finance
23 33 (13.52%) TDD
24 32 (13.11%) Red Hat
25 31 (12.70%) OOP
26 30 (12.30%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 46 (18.85%) Drupal
2 42 (17.21%) Apache
3 17 (6.97%) CMS
4 14 (5.74%) Tomcat
4 14 (5.74%) WordPress
5 11 (4.51%) Apache Solr
6 10 (4.10%) MS Exchange
7 8 (3.28%) IIS
8 7 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (2.87%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (2.46%) SilverStripe
10 5 (2.05%) Node.js
11 4 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (1.64%) Moodle
12 3 (1.23%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.82%) Facebook Platform
14 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.41%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 6 (2.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.82%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (5.74%) Magento
2 2 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.82%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.51%) SaaS
3 10 (4.10%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (3.28%) Joyent
5 7 (2.87%) PaaS
6 4 (1.64%) GitHub
6 4 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.82%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.82%) IaaS
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.41%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.41%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.10%) DNS
1 10 (4.10%) Internet
2 9 (3.69%) VoIP
3 8 (3.28%) Firewall
3 8 (3.28%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.05%) WAN
5 4 (1.64%) VPN
5 4 (1.64%) LAN
6 3 (1.23%) SMS
6 3 (1.23%) FTP
6 3 (1.23%) SAN
7 2 (0.82%) LDAP
8 1 (0.41%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.41%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (56.15%) MySQL
2 24 (9.84%) SQL Server
3 22 (9.02%) Relational Database
4 21 (8.61%) MongoDB
5 12 (4.92%) Hadoop
6 9 (3.69%) Redis
7 8 (3.28%) Big Data
7 8 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (2.87%) Data Mining
9 6 (2.46%) MS Access
10 4 (1.64%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.23%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.82%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.41%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 51 (20.90%) Subversion
2 37 (15.16%) Git (software)
3 14 (5.74%) PHPUnit
4 13 (5.33%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.46%) Selenium
5 6 (2.46%) Flash Builder
6 4 (1.64%) JIRA
6 4 (1.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (0.82%) Behat
7 2 (0.82%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.41%) Hudson
8 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.41%) TestNG
8 1 (0.41%) Redmine
8 1 (0.41%) Spring Roo
8 1 (0.41%) Maven
8 1 (0.41%) Ant
8 1 (0.41%) JUnit
General
1 34 (13.93%) Finance
2 26 (10.66%) Back Office
3 25 (10.25%) Banking
4 21 (8.61%) Marketing
5 18 (7.38%) Advertising
6 14 (5.74%) Legal
7 10 (4.10%) Publishing
8 7 (2.87%) Investment Banking
8 7 (2.87%) Front Office
9 6 (2.46%) Music Industry
9 6 (2.46%) Retail
10 4 (1.64%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.41%) Games
11 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 132 (54.10%) Developer
2 93 (38.11%) PHP Developer
3 29 (11.89%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 26 (10.66%) Senior Developer
5 21 (8.61%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 20 (8.20%) Systems Administrator
6 20 (8.20%) Administrator
7 16 (6.56%) Applications Support
8 14 (5.74%) Web Developer
8 14 (5.74%) Junior
9 12 (4.92%) Architect
9 12 (4.92%) Senior PHP Developer
9 12 (4.92%) Drupal Developer
10 11 (4.51%) Junior Developer
11 10 (4.10%) Junior PHP Developer
11 10 (4.10%) DevOps Engineer
12 9 (3.69%) Project Manager
12 9 (3.69%) Software Engineer
13 8 (3.28%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (3.28%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (41.39%) HTML
2 100 (40.98%) CSS
3 72 (29.51%) jQuery
4 60 (24.59%) Ajax
5 40 (16.39%) HTML5
6 34 (13.93%) XHTML
7 29 (11.89%) Web Services
8 26 (10.66%) XML
9 25 (10.25%) Symfony
10 23 (9.43%) CSS3
10 23 (9.43%) JSON
11 22 (9.02%) Zend Framework
12 14 (5.74%) RESTful
13 13 (5.33%) ActiveMQ
13 13 (5.33%) .NET
13 13 (5.33%) SOAP
14 12 (4.92%) CakePHP
15 11 (4.51%) Memcached
16 10 (4.10%) Sass
16 10 (4.10%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.80%) Open Source
2 24 (9.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (6.15%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.87%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.87%) Digital Media
4 7 (2.87%) Taxonomies
5 6 (2.46%) Streaming Music
5 6 (2.46%) Replication
5 6 (2.46%) Social Media
6 5 (2.05%) Clustering
7 4 (1.64%) Social Network
8 3 (1.23%) Photography
9 2 (0.82%) Animation
9 2 (0.82%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.41%) Arduino
10 1 (0.41%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.41%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.41%) Streaming Media
10 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 112 (45.90%) Linux
2 39 (15.98%) UNIX
3 38 (15.57%) Windows
4 15 (6.15%) Solaris
5 13 (5.33%) Fedora
5 13 (5.33%) AIX
5 13 (5.33%) HPUX
6 10 (4.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.87%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.46%) CentOS
10 5 (2.05%) Android
11 3 (1.23%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.41%) Debian
13 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (26.23%) OO
2 51 (20.90%) DevOps
3 47 (19.26%) MVC
4 38 (15.57%) OO PHP
5 33 (13.52%) TDD
6 31 (12.70%) OOP
7 30 (12.30%) E-Commerce
7 30 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (11.07%) Scrum
8 27 (11.07%) Web Development
9 25 (10.25%) CRM
10 22 (9.02%) Waterfall
11 21 (8.61%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (7.79%) ITIL
13 18 (7.38%) Content Management
13 18 (7.38%) High Availability
13 18 (7.38%) BDD
14 17 (6.97%) Web Design
15 16 (6.56%) Software Engineering
16 14 (5.74%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 170 (69.67%) PHP
2 109 (44.67%) JavaScript
3 44 (18.03%) Java
4 41 (16.80%) PHP5
5 36 (14.75%) Python
6 30 (12.30%) SQL
7 27 (11.07%) Ruby
8 24 (9.84%) C++
9 17 (6.97%) C
10 13 (5.33%) Perl
11 8 (3.28%) Shell Script
11 8 (3.28%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.87%) C#
13 6 (2.46%) VB
13 6 (2.46%) ActionScript
13 6 (2.46%) ActionScript 3.0
13 6 (2.46%) ActionScript 2.0
14 3 (1.23%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.41%) Scala
15 1 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (8.61%) Degree
2 5 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.82%) HNC
3 2 (0.82%) HND
3 2 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (0.82%) VTSP
4 1 (0.41%) MCP
4 1 (0.41%) MCSE
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.15%) SLA
2 11 (4.51%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) COBIT
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (4.92%) Varnish
2 11 (4.51%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.64%) Sendmail
5 2 (0.82%) XenServer
6 1 (0.41%) KVM
6 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.41%) XenApp
6 1 (0.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 24 (9.84%) Puppet
2 15 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.87%) Nagios
4 3 (1.23%) ZABBIX
4 3 (1.23%) Cacti
4 3 (1.23%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.82%) Opsview
6 1 (0.41%) Salt
6 1 (0.41%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.41%) Munin
6 1 (0.41%) StatsD
6 1 (0.41%) Ansible
6 1 (0.41%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 52 (21.31%) Zend
2 32 (13.11%) Red Hat
3 24 (9.84%) Microsoft
4 23 (9.43%) Oracle
5 19 (7.79%) Google
6 16 (6.56%) Facebook
7 13 (5.33%) VMware
8 8 (3.28%) Adobe
8 8 (3.28%) HP
8 8 (3.28%) Rackspace
9 7 (2.87%) Citrix
10 5 (2.05%) Twitter
11 4 (1.64%) Cisco
11 4 (1.64%) SAP
12 3 (1.23%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.23%) Percona
12 3 (1.23%) Splunk
12 3 (1.23%) EMC
13 2 (0.82%) Juniper
13 2 (0.82%) JD Edwards
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