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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 235 199 191
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -8
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 91 126 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.76% 1.04% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.05% 2.74% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 78 113 148
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 £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
4442 4600 4995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.88% 37.96% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3834 4146 4695
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
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
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 August 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 August 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.

1 146 (66.06%) PHP
2 113 (51.13%) MySQL
3 106 (47.96%) Linux
4 93 (42.08%) JavaScript
5 83 (37.56%) HTML
6 77 (34.84%) CSS
7 61 (27.60%) jQuery
8 55 (24.89%) DevOps
9 50 (22.62%) Open Source
9 50 (22.62%) Ajax
10 49 (22.17%) OO
11 47 (21.27%) Java
12 46 (20.81%) Zend
13 42 (19.00%) PHP5
13 42 (19.00%) UNIX
14 41 (18.55%) Git (software)
15 38 (17.19%) Apache
15 38 (17.19%) Python
16 37 (16.74%) Windows
17 36 (16.29%) Finance
17 36 (16.29%) Ruby
17 36 (16.29%) Subversion
18 34 (15.38%) HTML5
19 33 (14.93%) OO PHP
19 33 (14.93%) Drupal
19 33 (14.93%) Red Hat
19 33 (14.93%) OOP
20 31 (14.03%) Scrum
21 30 (13.57%) MVC
21 30 (13.57%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 38 (17.19%) Apache
2 33 (14.93%) Drupal
3 15 (6.79%) CMS
4 12 (5.43%) Apache Solr
5 10 (4.52%) Tomcat
6 9 (4.07%) MS Exchange
6 9 (4.07%) IIS
6 9 (4.07%) WordPress
7 7 (3.17%) Node.js
7 7 (3.17%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.81%) Moodle
9 3 (1.36%) ExpressionEngine
9 3 (1.36%) Kentico
10 2 (0.90%) Facebook Platform
10 2 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.45%) SilverStripe
11 1 (0.45%) nginx
11 1 (0.45%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.45%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.90%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.07%) Magento
2 2 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.98%) SaaS
3 7 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.71%) Joyent
4 6 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (2.26%) PaaS
5 5 (2.26%) Google Apps
5 5 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.36%) IaaS
6 3 (1.36%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.45%) Heroku
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.45%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.52%) DNS
2 9 (4.07%) Firewall
3 8 (3.62%) VoIP
4 7 (3.17%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.17%) Internet
5 5 (2.26%) VPN
6 4 (1.81%) WAN
7 3 (1.36%) FTP
7 3 (1.36%) HTTP
7 3 (1.36%) LAN
8 2 (0.90%) LDAP
8 2 (0.90%) SAN
9 1 (0.45%) SSL
9 1 (0.45%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.45%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (51.13%) MySQL
2 27 (12.22%) SQL Server
3 19 (8.60%) MongoDB
4 17 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.98%) Big Data
6 10 (4.52%) MS Access
6 10 (4.52%) Redis
7 9 (4.07%) Hadoop
8 8 (3.62%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (3.17%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.81%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.36%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.45%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.45%) SQLPlus
13 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (18.55%) Git (software)
2 36 (16.29%) Subversion
3 14 (6.33%) Jenkins
4 10 (4.52%) PHPUnit
5 5 (2.26%) Selenium
5 5 (2.26%) JIRA
6 4 (1.81%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (1.36%) Grunt
7 3 (1.36%) Bower
8 2 (0.90%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.45%) Hudson
9 1 (0.45%) Flash Builder
9 1 (0.45%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.45%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.45%) Behat
9 1 (0.45%) Ant
9 1 (0.45%) JUnit
9 1 (0.45%) TestNG
9 1 (0.45%) Firebug
9 1 (0.45%) Maven
General
1 36 (16.29%) Finance
2 26 (11.76%) Banking
3 21 (9.50%) Back Office
4 15 (6.79%) Legal
5 10 (4.52%) Marketing
5 10 (4.52%) Advertising
6 9 (4.07%) Publishing
7 7 (3.17%) Front Office
7 7 (3.17%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.71%) Music Industry
9 4 (1.81%) Retail
9 4 (1.81%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 107 (48.42%) Developer
2 75 (33.94%) PHP Developer
3 26 (11.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 23 (10.41%) Senior Developer
5 20 (9.05%) Administrator
5 20 (9.05%) Systems Administrator
5 20 (9.05%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 14 (6.33%) Senior PHP Developer
7 13 (5.88%) Applications Support
8 11 (4.98%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (4.52%) Drupal Developer
9 10 (4.52%) Architect
10 9 (4.07%) Web Developer
10 9 (4.07%) Software Engineer
11 8 (3.62%) Front-End Developer
11 8 (3.62%) LAMP Developer
11 8 (3.62%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (3.62%) Project Manager
11 8 (3.62%) Junior
12 7 (3.17%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (37.56%) HTML
2 77 (34.84%) CSS
3 61 (27.60%) jQuery
4 50 (22.62%) Ajax
5 34 (15.38%) HTML5
6 30 (13.57%) Web Services
7 27 (12.22%) Symfony
8 21 (9.50%) XML
9 18 (8.14%) Zend Framework
9 18 (8.14%) XHTML
9 18 (8.14%) CSS3
10 17 (7.69%) RESTful
11 16 (7.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (6.79%) JSON
13 13 (5.88%) SOAP
14 12 (5.43%) CakePHP
15 10 (4.52%) Backbone.js
16 9 (4.07%) Memcached
16 9 (4.07%) Sass
17 8 (3.62%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 50 (22.62%) Open Source
2 20 (9.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 19 (8.60%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.17%) Digital Media
5 6 (2.71%) Streaming Music
6 5 (2.26%) Taxonomies
6 5 (2.26%) Clustering
7 4 (1.81%) Replication
8 3 (1.36%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.36%) Social Network
9 2 (0.90%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.90%) Animation
9 2 (0.90%) Photography
10 1 (0.45%) Social Media
10 1 (0.45%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.45%) NHS
10 1 (0.45%) W3C
10 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 106 (47.96%) Linux
2 42 (19.00%) UNIX
3 37 (16.74%) Windows
4 15 (6.79%) Solaris
5 13 (5.88%) Fedora
5 13 (5.88%) AIX
5 13 (5.88%) HPUX
6 10 (4.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.71%) CentOS
9 3 (1.36%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.90%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.90%) Android
10 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (24.89%) DevOps
2 49 (22.17%) OO
3 33 (14.93%) OO PHP
3 33 (14.93%) OOP
4 31 (14.03%) Scrum
5 30 (13.57%) MVC
6 28 (12.67%) Web Development
6 28 (12.67%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (12.22%) E-Commerce
8 26 (11.76%) TDD
9 25 (11.31%) Waterfall
9 25 (11.31%) CRM
10 22 (9.95%) ITIL
11 20 (9.05%) High Availability
12 19 (8.60%) Software Engineering
13 17 (7.69%) BDD
13 17 (7.69%) Project Management
14 15 (6.79%) Unit Testing
15 12 (5.43%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (66.06%) PHP
2 93 (42.08%) JavaScript
3 47 (21.27%) Java
4 42 (19.00%) PHP5
5 38 (17.19%) Python
6 36 (16.29%) Ruby
7 28 (12.67%) C++
8 25 (11.31%) SQL
9 17 (7.69%) C
10 14 (6.33%) Perl
11 10 (4.52%) VB
12 9 (4.07%) Bash Shell
13 8 (3.62%) Shell Script
13 8 (3.62%) C#
14 3 (1.36%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.45%) R
15 1 (0.45%) ActionScript 3.0
15 1 (0.45%) ActionScript 2.0
15 1 (0.45%) Scala
15 1 (0.45%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 20 (9.05%) Degree
2 8 (3.62%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.45%) VTSP
3 1 (0.45%) MBA
3 1 (0.45%) HNC
3 1 (0.45%) HND
3 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.79%) QA
1 15 (6.79%) SLA
2 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (4.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.71%) Varnish
3 4 (1.81%) Sendmail
4 2 (0.90%) Docker
5 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.45%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.45%) XenApp
5 1 (0.45%) XenServer
5 1 (0.45%) KVM
5 1 (0.45%) Samba
5 1 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (11.76%) Puppet
2 14 (6.33%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.62%) Nagios
4 7 (3.17%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.36%) Cacti
6 2 (0.90%) CFEngine
6 2 (0.90%) Opsview
7 1 (0.45%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.45%) Plesk
7 1 (0.45%) Munin
7 1 (0.45%) Salt
7 1 (0.45%) StatsD
7 1 (0.45%) Ansible
7 1 (0.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 46 (20.81%) Zend
2 33 (14.93%) Red Hat
3 29 (13.12%) Microsoft
4 21 (9.50%) Oracle
5 17 (7.69%) Google
6 14 (6.33%) VMware
7 13 (5.88%) Facebook
8 11 (4.98%) Twitter
9 7 (3.17%) HP
10 6 (2.71%) Citrix
10 6 (2.71%) Rackspace
11 3 (1.36%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.36%) Splunk
11 3 (1.36%) Adobe
11 3 (1.36%) Sony
11 3 (1.36%) Cisco
12 2 (0.90%) EMC
12 2 (0.90%) Akamai
13 1 (0.45%) Spiceworks
13 1 (0.45%) New Relic
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