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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 244 217 206
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -11
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 70 109 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.97% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.08% 2.59% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 58 93 111
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £80,000
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
3360 4205 4376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.30% 37.59% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2926 3602 3948
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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 27 March 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 27 March 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.

1 118 (76.13%) PHP
2 113 (72.90%) MySQL
3 69 (44.52%) HTML
4 67 (43.23%) Linux
5 63 (40.65%) CSS
6 57 (36.77%) JavaScript
7 48 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (30.32%) jQuery
9 43 (27.74%) MVC
10 42 (27.10%) OO
11 38 (24.52%) Java
12 37 (23.87%) Apache
13 36 (23.23%) Open Source
14 35 (22.58%) HTML5
15 30 (19.35%) Symfony
16 29 (18.71%) UNIX
17 27 (17.42%) Perl
17 27 (17.42%) Git (software)
18 26 (16.77%) Subversion
19 25 (16.13%) Zend
19 25 (16.13%) Configuration Management
20 24 (15.48%) Web Services
21 23 (14.84%) Finance
22 22 (14.19%) HTTP
22 22 (14.19%) PHP5
22 22 (14.19%) Puppet
22 22 (14.19%) Relational Database
23 20 (12.90%) CakePHP
23 20 (12.90%) Python
24 19 (12.26%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 37 (23.87%) Apache
2 18 (11.61%) Drupal
3 15 (9.68%) nginx
4 12 (7.74%) WordPress
5 10 (6.45%) IIS
6 9 (5.81%) SharePoint
6 9 (5.81%) MS Exchange
6 9 (5.81%) CMS
7 3 (1.94%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.94%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.94%) ExpressionEngine
7 3 (1.94%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.65%) Confluence
8 1 (0.65%) Node.js
8 1 (0.65%) MediaWiki
8 1 (0.65%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (7.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.29%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.65%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.65%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.32%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.81%) SaaS
2 9 (5.81%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (4.52%) GitHub
4 6 (3.87%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.94%) Joyent
5 3 (1.94%) PaaS
6 1 (0.65%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.19%) HTTP
2 14 (9.03%) Internet
3 12 (7.74%) DNS
4 11 (7.10%) DHCP
5 9 (5.81%) SMTP
5 9 (5.81%) IMAP
5 9 (5.81%) iSCSI
6 5 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.58%) Intranet
8 3 (1.94%) Extranet
8 3 (1.94%) LDAP
8 3 (1.94%) SSH
9 2 (1.29%) PuTTY
9 2 (1.29%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.29%) Firewall
9 2 (1.29%) LAN
9 2 (1.29%) WAN
10 1 (0.65%) VPN
10 1 (0.65%) VoIP
10 1 (0.65%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (72.90%) MySQL
2 22 (14.19%) Relational Database
3 14 (9.03%) SQL Server
4 11 (7.10%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.81%) QlikView
6 8 (5.16%) NoSQL
7 7 (4.52%) RDBMS
7 7 (4.52%) Oracle Database
8 6 (3.87%) Redis
8 6 (3.87%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (3.87%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (2.58%) Big Data
9 4 (2.58%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.65%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 27 (17.42%) Git (software)
2 26 (16.77%) Subversion
3 6 (3.87%) JIRA
3 6 (3.87%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.23%) PHPUnit
4 5 (3.23%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.94%) PhpStorm
5 3 (1.94%) Maven
6 2 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.29%) Behat
7 1 (0.65%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.65%) Bower
7 1 (0.65%) Hudson
7 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.65%) Redmine
7 1 (0.65%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.65%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.65%) Selenium
7 1 (0.65%) Firebug
General
1 23 (14.84%) Finance
2 10 (6.45%) Billing
3 7 (4.52%) Marketing
3 7 (4.52%) Banking
4 5 (3.23%) Retail
4 5 (3.23%) Advertising
5 4 (2.58%) Publishing
6 1 (0.65%) Games
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 103 (66.45%) Developer
2 68 (43.87%) PHP Developer
3 22 (14.19%) Administrator
4 18 (11.61%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (11.61%) Senior Developer
5 14 (9.03%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 11 (7.10%) LAMP Developer
7 9 (5.81%) Web Developer
8 8 (5.16%) Drupal Developer
9 7 (4.52%) Senior PHP Developer
10 6 (3.87%) Senior Database Developer
10 6 (3.87%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (3.87%) Lead Developer
10 6 (3.87%) Database Developer
10 6 (3.87%) Systems Developer
10 6 (3.87%) Senior DBA
11 4 (2.58%) Programmer
11 4 (2.58%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.58%) Software Developer
11 4 (2.58%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (44.52%) HTML
2 63 (40.65%) CSS
3 47 (30.32%) jQuery
4 35 (22.58%) HTML5
5 30 (19.35%) Symfony
6 24 (15.48%) Web Services
7 20 (12.90%) CakePHP
8 18 (11.61%) CSS3
9 14 (9.03%) Memcached
10 10 (6.45%) XML
10 10 (6.45%) XHTML
11 7 (4.52%) Yii
11 7 (4.52%) Laravel
12 6 (3.87%) Ajax
13 5 (3.23%) Spring
13 5 (3.23%) WAMP
13 5 (3.23%) RESTful
14 4 (2.58%) Grails
14 4 (2.58%) CodeIgniter
14 4 (2.58%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 36 (23.23%) Open Source
2 13 (8.39%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.16%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.87%) Kindle
4 6 (3.87%) BBC
5 4 (2.58%) Blog
5 4 (2.58%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.58%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.58%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.94%) User Experience
6 3 (1.94%) Taxonomies
6 3 (1.94%) iDTV
7 2 (1.29%) Derivative
7 2 (1.29%) Social Media
7 2 (1.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.29%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.65%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.65%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.65%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 67 (43.23%) Linux
2 29 (18.71%) UNIX
3 16 (10.32%) Windows
3 16 (10.32%) Ubuntu
4 9 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (5.81%) CentOS
5 6 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.94%) Debian
7 2 (1.29%) Solaris
8 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.65%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (27.74%) MVC
3 42 (27.10%) OO
4 25 (16.13%) Configuration Management
5 18 (11.61%) TDD
6 16 (10.32%) Scrum
6 16 (10.32%) OOP
7 15 (9.68%) OO PHP
8 14 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (9.03%) Web Development
9 13 (8.39%) Mentoring
10 12 (7.74%) Content Management
10 12 (7.74%) Service Delivery
11 11 (7.10%) CRM
11 11 (7.10%) E-Commerce
11 11 (7.10%) DevOps
12 10 (6.45%) BDD
13 9 (5.81%) ITIL
13 9 (5.81%) Project Management
14 8 (5.16%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 118 (76.13%) PHP
2 57 (36.77%) JavaScript
3 38 (24.52%) Java
4 27 (17.42%) Perl
5 22 (14.19%) PHP5
6 20 (12.90%) Python
7 19 (12.26%) SQL
8 17 (10.97%) Ruby
9 14 (9.03%) Bash Shell
10 11 (7.10%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.87%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.87%) PL/SQL
12 5 (3.23%) C++
13 2 (1.29%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.29%) Scala
13 2 (1.29%) Clojure
14 1 (0.65%) VB
14 1 (0.65%) VBA
14 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (9.03%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.81%) QA
2 6 (3.87%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.29%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.03%) Varnish
3 9 (5.81%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.81%) NFS
3 9 (5.81%) Terminal Services
4 4 (2.58%) Docker
5 1 (0.65%) LXC
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 (14.19%) Puppet
2 14 (9.03%) Nagios
3 13 (8.39%) ZABBIX
4 12 (7.74%) Cacti
5 11 (7.10%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (5.81%) Sysprep
6 9 (5.81%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.94%) Salt
8 2 (1.29%) OpenView
8 2 (1.29%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (1.29%) Munin
9 1 (0.65%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.65%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.65%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (16.13%) Zend
2 17 (10.97%) Microsoft
3 16 (10.32%) VMware
4 10 (6.45%) Facebook
5 9 (5.81%) NetApp
5 9 (5.81%) Oracle
6 7 (4.52%) Google
7 6 (3.87%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.23%) Cisco
9 4 (2.58%) Sony
9 4 (2.58%) Splunk
10 3 (1.94%) New Relic
10 3 (1.94%) Twitter
10 3 (1.94%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.29%) Sencha
11 2 (1.29%) HP
12 1 (0.65%) EMC
12 1 (0.65%) Citrix
12 1 (0.65%) Juniper
12 1 (0.65%) Ariba
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