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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 222 208 225
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 86 140 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.82% 1.11% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.46% 2.99% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 73 124 91
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £26,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,250 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
3490 4686 4632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 33.16% 37.22% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3023 4045 4120
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 24 April 2015.

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 2015, 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.

1 116 (75.82%) PHP
2 110 (71.90%) MySQL
3 74 (48.37%) Linux
4 66 (43.14%) HTML
5 61 (39.87%) JavaScript
6 56 (36.60%) CSS
7 49 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (28.76%) MVC
9 40 (26.14%) OO
10 39 (25.49%) jQuery
11 38 (24.84%) Apache
12 36 (23.53%) Java
13 34 (22.22%) Symfony
13 34 (22.22%) Open Source
14 30 (19.61%) HTML5
15 27 (17.65%) Perl
16 26 (16.99%) UNIX
16 26 (16.99%) Configuration Management
16 26 (16.99%) Drupal
16 26 (16.99%) Git (software)
17 23 (15.03%) Zend
18 22 (14.38%) HTTP
18 22 (14.38%) Puppet
18 22 (14.38%) Relational Database
19 21 (13.73%) CSS3
19 21 (13.73%) Python
20 20 (13.07%) CakePHP
20 20 (13.07%) Subversion
21 19 (12.42%) TDD
21 19 (12.42%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 38 (24.84%) Apache
2 26 (16.99%) Drupal
3 13 (8.50%) WordPress
3 13 (8.50%) nginx
4 10 (6.54%) IIS
4 10 (6.54%) CMS
5 9 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 9 (5.88%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.96%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.96%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.96%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.96%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.65%) Confluence
7 1 (0.65%) Node.js
7 1 (0.65%) MediaWiki
7 1 (0.65%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.31%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.65%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.65%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (2.61%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.50%) SaaS
3 7 (4.58%) GitHub
4 5 (3.27%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.96%) PaaS
5 3 (1.96%) Joyent
6 2 (1.31%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.65%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.38%) HTTP
2 14 (9.15%) Internet
3 12 (7.84%) DNS
4 11 (7.19%) DHCP
5 9 (5.88%) IMAP
5 9 (5.88%) iSCSI
5 9 (5.88%) SMTP
6 5 (3.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.96%) LDAP
8 2 (1.31%) LAN
8 2 (1.31%) WAN
8 2 (1.31%) Firewall
8 2 (1.31%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.65%) Network Security
9 1 (0.65%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.65%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.65%) WebEx
9 1 (0.65%) IPsec
9 1 (0.65%) SSH
9 1 (0.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (71.90%) MySQL
2 22 (14.38%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (5.88%) QlikView
5 7 (4.58%) RDBMS
5 7 (4.58%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.92%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (3.92%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.92%) Redis
7 5 (3.27%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.31%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.31%) Big Data
8 2 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 26 (16.99%) Git (software)
2 20 (13.07%) Subversion
3 9 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.27%) PHPUnit
4 5 (3.27%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.27%) Maven
5 4 (2.61%) JIRA
6 2 (1.31%) Selenium
6 2 (1.31%) Behat
6 2 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.65%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.65%) Firebug
7 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.65%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.65%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.65%) Hudson
7 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.65%) Redmine
7 1 (0.65%) PhpStorm
7 1 (0.65%) Bower
General
1 16 (10.46%) Finance
2 10 (6.54%) Billing
3 9 (5.88%) Marketing
4 7 (4.58%) Banking
5 6 (3.92%) Publishing
6 5 (3.27%) Retail
7 3 (1.96%) Advertising
8 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 105 (68.63%) Developer
2 64 (41.83%) PHP Developer
3 18 (11.76%) Administrator
4 16 (10.46%) Systems Administrator
4 16 (10.46%) Senior Developer
5 15 (9.80%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 12 (7.84%) Drupal Developer
7 11 (7.19%) LAMP Developer
8 9 (5.88%) Web Developer
9 7 (4.58%) Lead Developer
10 6 (3.92%) Systems Developer
10 6 (3.92%) Database Developer
10 6 (3.92%) Senior DBA
10 6 (3.92%) Senior PHP Developer
10 6 (3.92%) Senior Database Developer
10 6 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.27%) Agile Project Manager
11 5 (3.27%) Software Developer
11 5 (3.27%) Architect
11 5 (3.27%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (43.14%) HTML
2 56 (36.60%) CSS
3 39 (25.49%) jQuery
4 34 (22.22%) Symfony
5 30 (19.61%) HTML5
6 21 (13.73%) CSS3
7 20 (13.07%) CakePHP
8 17 (11.11%) Web Services
9 14 (9.15%) Memcached
10 12 (7.84%) XHTML
11 11 (7.19%) Laravel
12 10 (6.54%) XML
13 9 (5.88%) Yii
14 7 (4.58%) Ajax
14 7 (4.58%) AngularJS
15 5 (3.27%) .NET
15 5 (3.27%) Backbone.js
15 5 (3.27%) RESTful
16 4 (2.61%) JSON
16 4 (2.61%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.22%) Open Source
2 12 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.19%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.92%) User Experience
4 6 (3.92%) BBC
5 4 (2.61%) Blog
5 4 (2.61%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.61%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.61%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.96%) Social Media
6 3 (1.96%) iDTV
6 3 (1.96%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.31%) Derivative
7 2 (1.31%) Tandem
7 2 (1.31%) Kindle
7 2 (1.31%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 74 (48.37%) Linux
2 26 (16.99%) UNIX
3 14 (9.15%) Ubuntu
4 13 (8.50%) Windows
5 10 (6.54%) CentOS
6 9 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.96%) Debian
9 2 (1.31%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.31%) Android
9 2 (1.31%) Solaris
10 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (28.76%) MVC
3 40 (26.14%) OO
4 26 (16.99%) Configuration Management
5 19 (12.42%) TDD
5 19 (12.42%) Scrum
5 19 (12.42%) Web Development
6 18 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 16 (10.46%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (10.46%) DevOps
8 15 (9.80%) Service Delivery
9 14 (9.15%) OOP
9 14 (9.15%) BDD
9 14 (9.15%) OO PHP
10 13 (8.50%) ITIL
11 10 (6.54%) CRM
11 10 (6.54%) Mentoring
12 9 (5.88%) Project Management
12 9 (5.88%) Content Management
12 9 (5.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 116 (75.82%) PHP
2 61 (39.87%) JavaScript
3 36 (23.53%) Java
4 27 (17.65%) Perl
5 21 (13.73%) Python
6 19 (12.42%) SQL
7 18 (11.76%) PHP5
8 17 (11.11%) Ruby
9 14 (9.15%) Bash Shell
10 11 (7.19%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.92%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.92%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.92%) C++
12 2 (1.31%) Scala
12 2 (1.31%) Clojure
13 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.65%) VBA
13 1 (0.65%) C
13 1 (0.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (9.80%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.19%) QA
2 3 (1.96%) SLA
3 2 (1.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (9.80%) Varnish
2 14 (9.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.88%) NFS
3 9 (5.88%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.96%) Docker
5 1 (0.65%) iptables
5 1 (0.65%) Samba
5 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.65%) Postfix
5 1 (0.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (14.38%) Puppet
2 14 (9.15%) Nagios
3 13 (8.50%) ZABBIX
4 12 (7.84%) Cacti
5 11 (7.19%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (5.88%) Sysprep
6 9 (5.88%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.96%) Salt
8 2 (1.31%) Ansible
8 2 (1.31%) OpenView
8 2 (1.31%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (1.31%) Munin
9 1 (0.65%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.65%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 23 (15.03%) Zend
2 15 (9.80%) VMware
3 14 (9.15%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.88%) NetApp
4 9 (5.88%) Oracle
5 7 (4.58%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.58%) Facebook
6 5 (3.27%) Cisco
7 4 (2.61%) Splunk
8 3 (1.96%) New Relic
8 3 (1.96%) Twitter
8 3 (1.96%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.96%) Google
8 3 (1.96%) Sencha
8 3 (1.96%) HP
9 2 (1.31%) IBM
9 2 (1.31%) Sony
9 2 (1.31%) Adobe
9 2 (1.31%) CA
9 2 (1.31%) MuleSoft
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Ortolan Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus 30% company discretionary bonus
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Austin Fraser Limited
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