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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 217 260 170
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -90
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 89 77 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.82% 0.65% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.36% 1.63% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 68 74 163
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £23,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £60,000 £67,500
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
3773 4722 4614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.60% 39.85% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3367 4103 4294
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 £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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.

1 143 (76.47%) PHP
2 106 (56.68%) MySQL
3 79 (42.25%) HTML
4 76 (40.64%) CSS
5 72 (38.50%) jQuery
6 68 (36.36%) Linux
7 64 (34.22%) JavaScript
8 57 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (29.41%) OO
10 47 (25.13%) PHP5
11 45 (24.06%) HTML5
12 44 (23.53%) Git (software)
13 42 (22.46%) MVC
14 39 (20.86%) Zend
15 38 (20.32%) Apache
15 38 (20.32%) Symfony
16 37 (19.79%) Web Services
16 37 (19.79%) Java
17 32 (17.11%) Open Source
18 31 (16.58%) Python
19 28 (14.97%) UNIX
19 28 (14.97%) OOP
19 28 (14.97%) Ruby
20 26 (13.90%) Subversion
20 26 (13.90%) Microsoft
21 25 (13.37%) Finance
22 24 (12.83%) Scrum
23 22 (11.76%) Facebook
23 22 (11.76%) OO PHP
23 22 (11.76%) Puppet

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (20.32%) Apache
2 15 (8.02%) Drupal
3 14 (7.49%) WordPress
4 12 (6.42%) CMS
5 10 (5.35%) nginx
6 9 (4.81%) Apache Solr
7 6 (3.21%) ExpressionEngine
8 5 (2.67%) Node.js
8 5 (2.67%) IIS
9 4 (2.14%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.60%) Kentico
11 2 (1.07%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.07%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.53%) Facebook Platform
12 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.53%) JBoss
12 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.53%) GlassFish
Applications
1 10 (5.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.14%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.67%) Magento
2 4 (2.14%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.28%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (4.28%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.74%) Amazon S3
4 6 (3.21%) SaaS
5 4 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.14%) Google Apps
6 3 (1.60%) Basecamp
7 2 (1.07%) GitHub
8 1 (0.53%) IaaS
8 1 (0.53%) Joyent
8 1 (0.53%) PaaS
8 1 (0.53%) Heroku
8 1 (0.53%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.42%) HTTP
2 7 (3.74%) Intranet
2 7 (3.74%) Extranet
3 6 (3.21%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.67%) Broadband
5 4 (2.14%) Internet
5 4 (2.14%) DNS
6 3 (1.60%) Firewall
6 3 (1.60%) DHCP
6 3 (1.60%) FTP
7 2 (1.07%) LAN
7 2 (1.07%) VoIP
7 2 (1.07%) WAN
7 2 (1.07%) SSH
7 2 (1.07%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.07%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (1.07%) LDAP
7 2 (1.07%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.53%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (56.68%) MySQL
2 15 (8.02%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.42%) Redis
4 9 (4.81%) Big Data
4 9 (4.81%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.81%) MS Access
5 8 (4.28%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (4.28%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.60%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.53%) QlikView
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 44 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 26 (13.90%) Subversion
3 9 (4.81%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.28%) JIRA
5 3 (1.60%) Grunt
5 3 (1.60%) PhpStorm
5 3 (1.60%) Bower
6 2 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.07%) Maven
6 2 (1.07%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.07%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.53%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.53%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.53%) Behat
7 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.53%) Selenium
7 1 (0.53%) Firebug
7 1 (0.53%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (13.37%) Finance
2 11 (5.88%) Advertising
3 6 (3.21%) Banking
3 6 (3.21%) Legal
3 6 (3.21%) Marketing
4 5 (2.67%) Multimedia
5 4 (2.14%) Retail
6 3 (1.60%) Back Office
7 2 (1.07%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.53%) Publishing
8 1 (0.53%) Games
8 1 (0.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 118 (63.10%) Developer
2 86 (45.99%) PHP Developer
3 25 (13.37%) Senior Developer
4 19 (10.16%) Administrator
5 13 (6.95%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (6.95%) LAMP Developer
6 12 (6.42%) Senior PHP Developer
6 12 (6.42%) Web Developer
7 11 (5.88%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 10 (5.35%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 9 (4.81%) Java Engineer
9 9 (4.81%) Senior Java Engineer
10 8 (4.28%) Drupal Developer
10 8 (4.28%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (3.21%) Front-End Developer
12 5 (2.67%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (2.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 5 (2.67%) Development Manager
12 5 (2.67%) Java Developer
12 5 (2.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (42.25%) HTML
2 76 (40.64%) CSS
3 72 (38.50%) jQuery
4 45 (24.06%) HTML5
5 38 (20.32%) Symfony
6 37 (19.79%) Web Services
7 20 (10.70%) Ajax
8 16 (8.56%) CSS3
9 13 (6.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (5.88%) CakePHP
10 11 (5.88%) RESTful
11 10 (5.35%) WAMP
11 10 (5.35%) XML
11 10 (5.35%) J2EE
12 9 (4.81%) Spring
12 9 (4.81%) Grails
12 9 (4.81%) Doctrine
13 8 (4.28%) Sass
13 8 (4.28%) AngularJS
13 8 (4.28%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.11%) Open Source
2 13 (6.95%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.74%) Kindle
4 6 (3.21%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.67%) Blog
6 3 (1.60%) Social Media
6 3 (1.60%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.07%) User Experience
7 2 (1.07%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.07%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.07%) Social Network
7 2 (1.07%) Derivative
8 1 (0.53%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.53%) iDTV
8 1 (0.53%) NHS
8 1 (0.53%) BBC
8 1 (0.53%) Interactive TV
8 1 (0.53%) IPTV
8 1 (0.53%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 68 (36.36%) Linux
2 28 (14.97%) UNIX
3 17 (9.09%) Windows
4 14 (7.49%) CentOS
5 12 (6.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (4.28%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.67%) Solaris
7 5 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.67%) Amazon Linux
8 3 (1.60%) AIX
8 3 (1.60%) HPUX
8 3 (1.60%) Fedora
9 2 (1.07%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.07%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.07%) Debian
10 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (29.41%) OO
3 42 (22.46%) MVC
4 28 (14.97%) OOP
5 24 (12.83%) Scrum
6 22 (11.76%) OO PHP
7 21 (11.23%) DevOps
8 19 (10.16%) TDD
9 18 (9.63%) Mentoring
9 18 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (8.56%) Web Development
10 16 (8.56%) Project Management
11 15 (8.02%) Configuration Management
12 14 (7.49%) Software Engineering
12 14 (7.49%) Asset Management
12 14 (7.49%) Waterfall
12 14 (7.49%) Unit Testing
13 13 (6.95%) E-Commerce
14 11 (5.88%) CRM
14 11 (5.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 143 (76.47%) PHP
2 64 (34.22%) JavaScript
3 47 (25.13%) PHP5
4 37 (19.79%) Java
5 31 (16.58%) Python
6 28 (14.97%) Ruby
7 20 (10.70%) SQL
8 18 (9.63%) Perl
9 15 (8.02%) Bash Shell
10 9 (4.81%) VB
11 8 (4.28%) C
12 6 (3.21%) C++
13 5 (2.67%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.60%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.53%) C#
15 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (6.95%) Degree
2 3 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.53%) MBA
3 1 (0.53%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.02%) QA
2 7 (3.74%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.60%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.74%) Docker
3 5 (2.67%) LXC
4 4 (2.14%) Varnish
5 3 (1.60%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.53%) Xen
6 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.53%) XenApp
6 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.53%) NFS
Systems Management
1 22 (11.76%) Puppet
2 16 (8.56%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (5.88%) Vagrant
4 9 (4.81%) Nagios
5 6 (3.21%) Cacti
6 3 (1.60%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.07%) OpenView
7 2 (1.07%) Munin
7 2 (1.07%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.07%) Salt
8 1 (0.53%) Ansible
8 1 (0.53%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.53%) Plesk
8 1 (0.53%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (20.86%) Zend
2 26 (13.90%) Microsoft
3 22 (11.76%) Facebook
4 18 (9.63%) Twitter
5 16 (8.56%) Google
6 15 (8.02%) Red Hat
7 9 (4.81%) Sony
7 9 (4.81%) VMware
8 7 (3.74%) Cisco
9 5 (2.67%) Oracle
9 5 (2.67%) Akamai
10 4 (2.14%) HP
11 2 (1.07%) Juniper
11 2 (1.07%) F5
11 2 (1.07%) Splunk
11 2 (1.07%) New Relic
12 1 (0.53%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.53%) Fortinet
12 1 (0.53%) NetApp
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent bens
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus options plus bonus plus trainin
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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