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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 217 203 180
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -23
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 101 129 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.90% 1.08% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.43% 2.88% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 85 118 153
Average salary £52,500 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £63,250 £73,000
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
4160 4483 4857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.11% 37.62% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3651 4012 4577
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
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 1 October 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 1 October 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.

1 148 (66.67%) PHP
2 108 (48.65%) MySQL
3 103 (46.40%) Linux
4 76 (34.23%) JavaScript
4 76 (34.23%) HTML
5 70 (31.53%) CSS
6 64 (28.83%) jQuery
7 57 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (25.23%) DevOps
9 52 (23.42%) Java
9 52 (23.42%) OO
10 50 (22.52%) Open Source
11 45 (20.27%) PHP5
12 43 (19.37%) Apache
12 43 (19.37%) Python
13 42 (18.92%) Zend
14 41 (18.47%) Finance
15 40 (18.02%) UNIX
16 39 (17.57%) Ruby
17 38 (17.12%) Git (software)
18 36 (16.22%) Windows
19 34 (15.32%) Ajax
19 34 (15.32%) HTML5
20 33 (14.86%) Microsoft
21 32 (14.41%) Web Services
21 32 (14.41%) Red Hat
21 32 (14.41%) OO PHP
22 31 (13.96%) Subversion
23 29 (13.06%) Scrum
23 29 (13.06%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 43 (19.37%) Apache
2 23 (10.36%) Drupal
3 13 (5.86%) Apache Solr
4 11 (4.95%) CMS
5 9 (4.05%) IIS
5 9 (4.05%) Tomcat
6 8 (3.60%) MS Exchange
6 8 (3.60%) WordPress
7 7 (3.15%) Node.js
7 7 (3.15%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (2.25%) nginx
9 4 (1.80%) ExpressionEngine
10 3 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.35%) Moodle
10 3 (1.35%) Kentico
11 2 (0.90%) Facebook Platform
12 1 (0.45%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.45%) GlassFish
Applications
1 10 (4.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (2.25%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.70%) Magento
2 3 (1.35%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.95%) SaaS
3 10 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (3.60%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (2.25%) Joyent
5 5 (2.25%) Google Apps
5 5 (2.25%) PaaS
6 3 (1.35%) Basecamp
6 3 (1.35%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.90%) IaaS
8 1 (0.45%) Route 53
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.45%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.05%) Firewall
1 9 (4.05%) DNS
2 8 (3.60%) VoIP
3 7 (3.15%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.70%) HTTP
4 6 (2.70%) Internet
5 4 (1.80%) VPN
5 4 (1.80%) Broadband
5 4 (1.80%) Extranet
5 4 (1.80%) Intranet
6 3 (1.35%) WAN
6 3 (1.35%) FTP
7 2 (0.90%) LAN
7 2 (0.90%) LDAP
7 2 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.45%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.45%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.45%) Network Security
8 1 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (48.65%) MySQL
2 23 (10.36%) SQL Server
3 18 (8.11%) MongoDB
4 13 (5.86%) Big Data
5 12 (5.41%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.95%) Redis
7 10 (4.50%) MS Access
8 8 (3.60%) Hadoop
8 8 (3.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (3.15%) Data Mining
10 6 (2.70%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.80%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.45%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.45%) SQLPlus
13 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 38 (17.12%) Git (software)
2 31 (13.96%) Subversion
3 12 (5.41%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.05%) PHPUnit
5 4 (1.80%) JIRA
5 4 (1.80%) Selenium
6 3 (1.35%) Bower
6 3 (1.35%) Grunt
7 2 (0.90%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.45%) Behat
8 1 (0.45%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.45%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.45%) Firebug
General
1 41 (18.47%) Finance
2 28 (12.61%) Banking
3 15 (6.76%) Back Office
4 14 (6.31%) Legal
5 13 (5.86%) Advertising
6 10 (4.50%) Marketing
7 7 (3.15%) Investment Banking
7 7 (3.15%) Front Office
8 6 (2.70%) Music Industry
9 5 (2.25%) Multimedia
9 5 (2.25%) Publishing
10 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (46.85%) Developer
2 79 (35.59%) PHP Developer
3 27 (12.16%) Senior Developer
4 22 (9.91%) Administrator
5 21 (9.46%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 19 (8.56%) Systems Administrator
7 16 (7.21%) Senior PHP Developer
8 15 (6.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 13 (5.86%) Applications Support
10 12 (5.41%) LAMP Developer
11 11 (4.95%) DevOps Engineer
12 10 (4.50%) Architect
12 10 (4.50%) PHP Symfony Developer
13 8 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (3.60%) Software Engineer
13 8 (3.60%) Drupal Developer
14 7 (3.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 7 (3.15%) Linux Administrator
14 7 (3.15%) Support Manager
15 6 (2.70%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (34.23%) HTML
2 70 (31.53%) CSS
3 64 (28.83%) jQuery
4 34 (15.32%) Ajax
4 34 (15.32%) HTML5
5 32 (14.41%) Web Services
6 25 (11.26%) Symfony
7 16 (7.21%) RESTful
8 14 (6.31%) XML
8 14 (6.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (5.41%) Zend Framework
10 11 (4.95%) CSS3
10 11 (4.95%) SOAP
10 11 (4.95%) XHTML
11 9 (4.05%) CakePHP
11 9 (4.05%) JSON
12 8 (3.60%) ActiveMQ
12 8 (3.60%) Memcached
12 8 (3.60%) AngularJS
13 7 (3.15%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 50 (22.52%) Open Source
2 15 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.70%) Streaming Music
5 6 (2.70%) Digital Media
6 5 (2.25%) Clustering
6 5 (2.25%) Taxonomies
7 4 (1.80%) Social Network
8 3 (1.35%) User Experience
8 3 (1.35%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.35%) Social Media
8 3 (1.35%) Blog
8 3 (1.35%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.90%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.90%) Kindle
10 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.45%) Replication
10 1 (0.45%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 103 (46.40%) Linux
2 40 (18.02%) UNIX
3 36 (16.22%) Windows
4 14 (6.31%) Solaris
5 13 (5.86%) AIX
5 13 (5.86%) HPUX
5 13 (5.86%) Fedora
6 11 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (4.50%) CentOS
7 10 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.35%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.35%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.35%) Android
10 2 (0.90%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.90%) Debian
11 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (25.23%) DevOps
3 52 (23.42%) OO
4 32 (14.41%) OO PHP
5 29 (13.06%) Scrum
5 29 (13.06%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (13.06%) OOP
6 23 (10.36%) Web Development
7 22 (9.91%) ITIL
7 22 (9.91%) CRM
7 22 (9.91%) TDD
8 21 (9.46%) MVC
8 21 (9.46%) Mentoring
9 20 (9.01%) Software Engineering
9 20 (9.01%) Unit Testing
10 18 (8.11%) Project Management
10 18 (8.11%) High Availability
11 17 (7.66%) BDD
11 17 (7.66%) Waterfall
11 17 (7.66%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 148 (66.67%) PHP
2 76 (34.23%) JavaScript
3 52 (23.42%) Java
4 45 (20.27%) PHP5
5 43 (19.37%) Python
6 39 (17.57%) Ruby
7 29 (13.06%) C++
8 21 (9.46%) SQL
9 18 (8.11%) C
10 16 (7.21%) Perl
11 11 (4.95%) Bash Shell
12 10 (4.50%) VB
13 8 (3.60%) C#
13 8 (3.60%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.80%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (6.76%) Degree
2 8 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.45%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.76%) QA
2 14 (6.31%) SLA
3 3 (1.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (4.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.70%) Varnish
4 4 (1.80%) Sendmail
4 4 (1.80%) Docker
5 1 (0.45%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.45%) Xen
5 1 (0.45%) XenApp
5 1 (0.45%) Samba
Systems Management
1 28 (12.61%) Puppet
2 18 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (4.50%) Vagrant
4 8 (3.60%) Nagios
5 3 (1.35%) Cacti
6 1 (0.45%) StatsD
6 1 (0.45%) Ansible
6 1 (0.45%) Salt
6 1 (0.45%) Opsview
6 1 (0.45%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.45%) Plesk
6 1 (0.45%) Munin
6 1 (0.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 42 (18.92%) Zend
2 33 (14.86%) Microsoft
3 32 (14.41%) Red Hat
4 21 (9.46%) Oracle
5 18 (8.11%) Facebook
6 16 (7.21%) Twitter
7 14 (6.31%) Google
8 12 (5.41%) VMware
9 6 (2.70%) HP
10 5 (2.25%) Rackspace
10 5 (2.25%) Citrix
10 5 (2.25%) Sony
11 4 (1.80%) Cisco
11 4 (1.80%) Akamai
12 2 (0.90%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.90%) Splunk
13 1 (0.45%) New Relic
13 1 (0.45%) Percona
13 1 (0.45%) F5
13 1 (0.45%) Greenplum
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 54 minutes ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum +career+benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Healthcare + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum +career+bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Zebra People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
AB Recruit
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + options + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
JM Digital
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago