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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 230 231 215
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 76 107 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.86% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.07% 2.31% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 73 91 99
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
3664 4640 4694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.84% 37.40% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3163 3967 4197
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 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 (72.50%) PHP
2 114 (71.25%) MySQL
3 93 (58.13%) Linux
4 71 (44.38%) HTML
5 69 (43.13%) JavaScript
6 53 (33.13%) CSS
7 46 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (26.25%) Java
8 42 (26.25%) Apache
9 40 (25.00%) jQuery
10 39 (24.38%) DevOps
11 37 (23.13%) Git (software)
12 35 (21.88%) Drupal
12 35 (21.88%) VMware
13 32 (20.00%) SQL
13 32 (20.00%) Puppet
14 30 (18.75%) MVC
15 28 (17.50%) OO
16 27 (16.88%) Windows
16 27 (16.88%) Bash Shell
17 26 (16.25%) Python
17 26 (16.25%) Perl
18 25 (15.63%) HTML5
19 24 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
19 24 (15.00%) Ruby
19 24 (15.00%) Zend
20 23 (14.38%) Scrum
20 23 (14.38%) E-Commerce
20 23 (14.38%) Opscode Chef
21 22 (13.75%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 42 (26.25%) Apache
2 35 (21.88%) Drupal
3 17 (10.63%) nginx
4 15 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 15 (9.38%) CMS
5 10 (6.25%) Confluence
6 7 (4.38%) SharePoint
7 6 (3.75%) IIS
8 5 (3.13%) JBoss
8 5 (3.13%) MS Exchange
8 5 (3.13%) MediaWiki
8 5 (3.13%) OpenStack
9 4 (2.50%) Node.js
9 4 (2.50%) WordPress
10 3 (1.88%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.25%) Joomla!
11 2 (1.25%) Moodle
12 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 8 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.25%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.63%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.63%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Magento
2 1 (0.63%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.13%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.38%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.75%) SaaS
4 2 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.63%) PaaS
5 1 (0.63%) Joyent
5 1 (0.63%) Route 53
5 1 (0.63%) GitHub
5 1 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.13%) HTTP
2 11 (6.88%) DNS
3 10 (6.25%) Internet
4 8 (5.00%) Firewall
5 7 (4.38%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.38%) VPN
6 6 (3.75%) LDAP
6 6 (3.75%) DHCP
7 5 (3.13%) IMAP
7 5 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (3.13%) Network Security
7 5 (3.13%) iSCSI
7 5 (3.13%) LAN
7 5 (3.13%) WAN
7 5 (3.13%) SMTP
7 5 (3.13%) IPsec
7 5 (3.13%) IPv6
7 5 (3.13%) OSPF
7 5 (3.13%) BGP
7 5 (3.13%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (71.25%) MySQL
2 20 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 19 (11.88%) Relational Database
4 13 (8.13%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (6.88%) Oracle Database
6 9 (5.63%) RDBMS
6 9 (5.63%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.75%) Redis
7 6 (3.75%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (3.13%) QlikView
9 2 (1.25%) SQLite
9 2 (1.25%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.25%) Ingres
9 2 (1.25%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.63%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.63%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 37 (23.13%) Git (software)
2 20 (12.50%) Subversion
3 15 (9.38%) Jenkins
4 11 (6.88%) JIRA
5 6 (3.75%) Selenium
5 6 (3.75%) Hudson
6 4 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.50%) Maven
6 4 (2.50%) LoadRunner
6 4 (2.50%) SonarQube
7 3 (1.88%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.25%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.25%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.63%) Firebug
9 1 (0.63%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.63%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.63%) Redmine
9 1 (0.63%) Behat
General
1 17 (10.63%) Finance
2 10 (6.25%) Billing
3 7 (4.38%) Marketing
3 7 (4.38%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.38%) Advertising
3 7 (4.38%) Publishing
4 6 (3.75%) Banking
5 2 (1.25%) Retail
5 2 (1.25%) Legal
6 1 (0.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 89 (55.63%) Developer
2 52 (32.50%) PHP Developer
3 21 (13.13%) Administrator
4 20 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 18 (11.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 15 (9.38%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 15 (9.38%) Drupal Developer
7 12 (7.50%) Web Developer
8 11 (6.88%) Senior Developer
9 9 (5.63%) Consultant
10 7 (4.38%) DevOps Consultant
10 7 (4.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 6 (3.75%) Agile Project Manager
11 6 (3.75%) LAMP Developer
11 6 (3.75%) Senior Database Developer
11 6 (3.75%) Senior DBA
11 6 (3.75%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.75%) Database Developer
11 6 (3.75%) Systems Developer
11 6 (3.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (44.38%) HTML
2 53 (33.13%) CSS
3 40 (25.00%) jQuery
4 25 (15.63%) HTML5
5 22 (13.75%) Web Services
6 21 (13.13%) Symfony
7 18 (11.25%) .NET
8 17 (10.63%) CakePHP
9 15 (9.38%) Ajax
10 14 (8.75%) CSS3
11 13 (8.13%) WAMP
11 13 (8.13%) XHTML
12 11 (6.88%) AngularJS
13 10 (6.25%) XML
13 10 (6.25%) Yii
13 10 (6.25%) Memcached
14 8 (5.00%) ASP.NET
15 7 (4.38%) Backbone.js
16 6 (3.75%) Laravel
17 5 (3.13%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.63%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.63%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.00%) Digital Media
4 7 (4.38%) Data Integration
5 6 (3.75%) Wiki
5 6 (3.75%) BBC
5 6 (3.75%) User Experience
6 5 (3.13%) Tandem
7 3 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.25%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.25%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.25%) iDTV
8 2 (1.25%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.25%) Social Media
8 2 (1.25%) Xbox
9 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.63%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 93 (58.13%) Linux
2 27 (16.88%) Windows
3 22 (13.75%) CentOS
4 21 (13.13%) UNIX
5 19 (11.88%) Ubuntu
6 11 (6.88%) Debian
7 8 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (3.75%) Apple iOS
8 6 (3.75%) Android
9 5 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.50%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (24.38%) DevOps
3 30 (18.75%) MVC
4 28 (17.50%) OO
5 24 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (14.38%) E-Commerce
6 23 (14.38%) Scrum
7 20 (12.50%) Web Development
8 19 (11.88%) Open Source
9 18 (11.25%) ITIL
9 18 (11.25%) Configuration Management
10 17 (10.63%) TDD
11 13 (8.13%) BDD
12 12 (7.50%) OOP
12 12 (7.50%) OO PHP
13 11 (6.88%) Service Delivery
14 10 (6.25%) PRINCE2
14 10 (6.25%) Software Engineering
14 10 (6.25%) Unit Testing
15 9 (5.63%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 116 (72.50%) PHP
2 69 (43.13%) JavaScript
3 42 (26.25%) Java
4 32 (20.00%) SQL
5 27 (16.88%) Bash Shell
6 26 (16.25%) Python
6 26 (16.25%) Perl
7 24 (15.00%) Ruby
8 10 (6.25%) PHP5
9 7 (4.38%) PowerShell
10 6 (3.75%) PL/SQL
11 5 (3.13%) C++
12 4 (2.50%) C#
13 3 (1.88%) C
13 3 (1.88%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (6.88%) Degree
2 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.63%) QA
2 3 (1.88%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (10.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (9.38%) Varnish
3 8 (5.00%) XenServer
4 7 (4.38%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.75%) Postfix
5 6 (3.75%) NFS
6 5 (3.13%) Terminal Services
6 5 (3.13%) Samba
6 5 (3.13%) iptables
7 3 (1.88%) KVM
8 1 (0.63%) Docker
8 1 (0.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (20.00%) Puppet
2 23 (14.38%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (8.13%) ZABBIX
4 11 (6.88%) Nagios
5 9 (5.63%) Ansible
6 7 (4.38%) Cacti
7 5 (3.13%) Tivoli
7 5 (3.13%) Sysprep
7 5 (3.13%) Salt
8 4 (2.50%) CA LISA
9 2 (1.25%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.63%) Netcool
10 1 (0.63%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.63%) logstash
10 1 (0.63%) Icinga
Vendors
1 35 (21.88%) VMware
2 24 (15.00%) Zend
3 19 (11.88%) Oracle
4 13 (8.13%) Red Hat
5 11 (6.88%) Microsoft
6 9 (5.63%) IBM
6 9 (5.63%) CA
7 8 (5.00%) EMC
7 8 (5.00%) Citrix
8 6 (3.75%) Cisco
8 6 (3.75%) Sencha
9 5 (3.13%) Cognos
9 5 (3.13%) BMC
9 5 (3.13%) ServiceNow
9 5 (3.13%) NetApp
10 4 (2.50%) HP
10 4 (2.50%) AppDynamics
10 4 (2.50%) Pega
10 4 (2.50%) Coverity
11 3 (1.88%) Splunk
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