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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 224 230 227
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 76 117 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.74% 0.93% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.13% 2.49% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 70 101 86
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £71,250
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
3568 4708 4778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.74% 37.38% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3100 4043 4209
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 7 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 7 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.

1 112 (72.26%) MySQL
2 111 (71.61%) PHP
3 87 (56.13%) Linux
4 67 (43.23%) JavaScript
5 65 (41.94%) HTML
6 53 (34.19%) CSS
7 46 (29.68%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (26.45%) Java
8 41 (26.45%) Apache
9 39 (25.16%) jQuery
10 34 (21.94%) Drupal
10 34 (21.94%) DevOps
11 31 (20.00%) Puppet
11 31 (20.00%) VMware
12 30 (19.35%) MVC
13 28 (18.06%) OO
14 27 (17.42%) Git (software)
14 27 (17.42%) HTML5
14 27 (17.42%) Open Source
15 26 (16.77%) Python
16 25 (16.13%) Symfony
17 24 (15.48%) Zend
17 24 (15.48%) Perl
18 23 (14.84%) SQL
18 23 (14.84%) Windows
18 23 (14.84%) Scrum
19 22 (14.19%) E-Commerce
20 21 (13.55%) Configuration Management
20 21 (13.55%) Web Development
21 20 (12.90%) Ubuntu

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

For the 6 months to 7 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 41 (26.45%) Apache
2 34 (21.94%) Drupal
3 18 (11.61%) nginx
4 13 (8.39%) CMS
5 10 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 10 (6.45%) SharePoint
6 9 (5.81%) IIS
7 8 (5.16%) MS Exchange
8 6 (3.87%) Confluence
9 5 (3.23%) OpenStack
9 5 (3.23%) JBoss
10 4 (2.58%) Node.js
11 3 (1.94%) MediaWiki
12 2 (1.29%) Apache Solr
12 2 (1.29%) WordPress
13 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.65%) Liferay
13 1 (0.65%) Mule
13 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.65%) Joomla!
Applications
1 10 (6.45%) 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
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.74%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.16%) SaaS
3 7 (4.52%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.58%) GitHub
5 3 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.29%) PaaS
6 2 (1.29%) Joyent
7 1 (0.65%) Route 53
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.61%) HTTP
2 14 (9.03%) DNS
3 13 (8.39%) Internet
4 9 (5.81%) DHCP
5 8 (5.16%) SMTP
5 8 (5.16%) IMAP
5 8 (5.16%) iSCSI
6 7 (4.52%) TCP/IP
7 5 (3.23%) VPN
7 5 (3.23%) Firewall
7 5 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (2.58%) LDAP
9 3 (1.94%) LAN
9 3 (1.94%) WAN
9 3 (1.94%) IPsec
9 3 (1.94%) IPv6
9 3 (1.94%) OSPF
9 3 (1.94%) BGP
9 3 (1.94%) EIGRP
9 3 (1.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (72.26%) MySQL
2 19 (12.26%) SQL Server
3 17 (10.97%) Relational Database
4 14 (9.03%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (7.10%) Oracle Database
6 8 (5.16%) MongoDB
6 8 (5.16%) QlikView
7 7 (4.52%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.87%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (3.23%) Redis
10 4 (2.58%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.29%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.29%) Ingres
12 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.65%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 27 (17.42%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.03%) Subversion
3 13 (8.39%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.87%) JIRA
4 6 (3.87%) Selenium
5 4 (2.58%) SonarQube
5 4 (2.58%) Maven
5 4 (2.58%) LoadRunner
5 4 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.58%) PHPUnit
5 4 (2.58%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.58%) Hudson
6 2 (1.29%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.29%) Behat
7 1 (0.65%) Firebug
7 1 (0.65%) Bower
7 1 (0.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.65%) Redmine
7 1 (0.65%) Bugzilla
General
1 17 (10.97%) Finance
2 13 (8.39%) Billing
3 8 (5.16%) Marketing
4 7 (4.52%) Advertising
4 7 (4.52%) Banking
5 6 (3.87%) Publishing
5 6 (3.87%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.94%) Retail
7 1 (0.65%) Games
7 1 (0.65%) Electronics
7 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (58.06%) Developer
2 51 (32.90%) PHP Developer
3 21 (13.55%) Administrator
4 20 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
5 15 (9.68%) Drupal Developer
6 14 (9.03%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (9.03%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 14 (9.03%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.45%) Web Developer
8 7 (4.52%) Architect
8 7 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.52%) LAMP Developer
9 6 (3.87%) Agile Project Manager
9 6 (3.87%) Senior PHP Developer
9 6 (3.87%) Senior Database Developer
9 6 (3.87%) Project Manager
9 6 (3.87%) Systems Developer
9 6 (3.87%) Database Developer
9 6 (3.87%) Senior DBA
10 5 (3.23%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (41.94%) HTML
2 53 (34.19%) CSS
3 39 (25.16%) jQuery
4 27 (17.42%) HTML5
5 25 (16.13%) Symfony
6 20 (12.90%) CakePHP
7 18 (11.61%) Web Services
8 17 (10.97%) CSS3
9 16 (10.32%) .NET
10 14 (9.03%) Memcached
11 13 (8.39%) XHTML
11 13 (8.39%) Ajax
12 12 (7.74%) WAMP
13 11 (7.10%) AngularJS
14 10 (6.45%) Yii
15 8 (5.16%) ASP.NET
16 7 (4.52%) Laravel
16 7 (4.52%) Backbone.js
17 6 (3.87%) CodeIgniter
18 5 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.39%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.81%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.52%) Digital Media
4 7 (4.52%) User Experience
5 6 (3.87%) BBC
6 5 (3.23%) Tandem
6 5 (3.23%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.58%) Wiki
8 3 (1.94%) Social Media
8 3 (1.94%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.94%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.29%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (1.29%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.29%) Xbox
9 2 (1.29%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.29%) iDTV
9 2 (1.29%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.65%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 87 (56.13%) Linux
2 23 (14.84%) Windows
3 20 (12.90%) UNIX
3 20 (12.90%) Ubuntu
4 19 (12.26%) CentOS
5 11 (7.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.81%) Debian
7 8 (5.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.94%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.94%) Android
8 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (29.68%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (21.94%) DevOps
3 30 (19.35%) MVC
4 28 (18.06%) OO
5 27 (17.42%) Open Source
6 23 (14.84%) Scrum
7 22 (14.19%) E-Commerce
8 21 (13.55%) Configuration Management
8 21 (13.55%) Web Development
9 19 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (11.61%) ITIL
10 18 (11.61%) TDD
11 14 (9.03%) Service Delivery
12 13 (8.39%) BDD
13 12 (7.74%) OOP
14 11 (7.10%) Project Management
15 10 (6.45%) PRINCE2
15 10 (6.45%) Automated Testing
15 10 (6.45%) Software Engineering
15 10 (6.45%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 111 (71.61%) PHP
2 67 (43.23%) JavaScript
3 41 (26.45%) Java
4 26 (16.77%) Python
5 24 (15.48%) Perl
6 23 (14.84%) SQL
7 20 (12.90%) Bash Shell
8 19 (12.26%) Ruby
9 10 (6.45%) PHP5
9 10 (6.45%) PowerShell
10 6 (3.87%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.87%) C++
11 4 (2.58%) C#
11 4 (2.58%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.29%) Scala
12 2 (1.29%) Clojure
13 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.65%) VBA
13 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (9.68%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.32%) QA
2 3 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (11.61%) Varnish
2 16 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.81%) NFS
5 8 (5.16%) Terminal Services
6 6 (3.87%) XenServer
7 4 (2.58%) Postfix
8 3 (1.94%) Samba
8 3 (1.94%) iptables
9 2 (1.29%) KVM
10 1 (0.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (20.00%) Puppet
2 20 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (9.03%) Nagios
3 14 (9.03%) ZABBIX
4 10 (6.45%) Cacti
5 8 (5.16%) Tivoli
5 8 (5.16%) Sysprep
6 5 (3.23%) Ansible
7 4 (2.58%) CA LISA
8 3 (1.94%) Salt
9 1 (0.65%) Icinga
9 1 (0.65%) logstash
9 1 (0.65%) Netcool
9 1 (0.65%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.65%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 31 (20.00%) VMware
2 24 (15.48%) Zend
3 16 (10.32%) Oracle
4 14 (9.03%) Microsoft
5 11 (7.10%) Red Hat
6 9 (5.81%) IBM
6 9 (5.81%) CA
7 8 (5.16%) NetApp
8 6 (3.87%) Sencha
8 6 (3.87%) EMC
8 6 (3.87%) Citrix
8 6 (3.87%) Cisco
9 5 (3.23%) Cognos
9 5 (3.23%) BMC
9 5 (3.23%) ServiceNow
10 4 (2.58%) Pega
10 4 (2.58%) Coverity
10 4 (2.58%) HP
10 4 (2.58%) AppDynamics
11 3 (1.94%) Splunk
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + standard big company benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £46,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits, on-call, OT, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
The City, London (EC1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20 - 55k + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Bluetownonline Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
The Developer Portal
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago