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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 222 218 248
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +30
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 78 133 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.77% 1.05% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.25% 2.77% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 70 120 74
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £72,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
3468 4797 4575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.11% 37.72% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3012 4143 4026
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 £35,000 £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 27 May 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 May 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 (76.19%) MySQL
2 111 (75.51%) PHP
3 77 (52.38%) Linux
4 66 (44.90%) HTML
5 65 (44.22%) JavaScript
6 56 (38.10%) CSS
7 47 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (27.21%) Apache
9 34 (23.13%) Java
9 34 (23.13%) jQuery
10 33 (22.45%) MVC
11 31 (21.09%) OO
11 31 (21.09%) Drupal
12 30 (20.41%) Open Source
13 29 (19.73%) Symfony
14 28 (19.05%) HTML5
15 24 (16.33%) Perl
16 23 (15.65%) Configuration Management
16 23 (15.65%) Git (software)
16 23 (15.65%) Puppet
17 22 (14.97%) VMware
17 22 (14.97%) SQL
17 22 (14.97%) UNIX
17 22 (14.97%) Python
18 21 (14.29%) HTTP
18 21 (14.29%) Windows
18 21 (14.29%) Scrum
19 20 (13.61%) Zend
19 20 (13.61%) CakePHP
19 20 (13.61%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 40 (27.21%) Apache
2 31 (21.09%) Drupal
3 15 (10.20%) nginx
4 12 (8.16%) SharePoint
4 12 (8.16%) CMS
5 11 (7.48%) IIS
6 10 (6.80%) MS Exchange
6 10 (6.80%) WordPress
7 6 (4.08%) Tomcat
8 5 (3.40%) JBoss
8 5 (3.40%) OpenStack
9 4 (2.72%) Node.js
10 3 (2.04%) Apache Solr
10 3 (2.04%) ExpressionEngine
10 3 (2.04%) Confluence
11 1 (0.68%) MediaWiki
11 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
Applications
1 12 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.36%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.68%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.68%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Magento
2 1 (0.68%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.16%) SaaS
2 10 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.76%) GitHub
4 5 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.04%) PaaS
6 3 (2.04%) Joyent
7 1 (0.68%) Route 53
7 1 (0.68%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.29%) HTTP
2 14 (9.52%) DNS
2 14 (9.52%) Internet
3 11 (7.48%) DHCP
4 10 (6.80%) SMTP
4 10 (6.80%) IMAP
4 10 (6.80%) iSCSI
5 7 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.40%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.04%) SAN
7 3 (2.04%) Firewall
8 2 (1.36%) LDAP
8 2 (1.36%) VLAN
9 1 (0.68%) Network Security
9 1 (0.68%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.68%) WebEx
9 1 (0.68%) LAN
9 1 (0.68%) WAN
9 1 (0.68%) VPN
9 1 (0.68%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (76.19%) MySQL
2 20 (13.61%) SQL Server
3 17 (11.56%) Relational Database
4 13 (8.84%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (7.48%) Oracle Database
6 10 (6.80%) QlikView
7 8 (5.44%) MongoDB
8 6 (4.08%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (4.08%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.04%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.36%) Redis
10 2 (1.36%) Ingres
10 2 (1.36%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 23 (15.65%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.52%) Subversion
3 8 (5.44%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.40%) PHPUnit
4 5 (3.40%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.72%) Maven
6 3 (2.04%) JIRA
7 2 (1.36%) Selenium
7 2 (1.36%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.36%) Behat
8 1 (0.68%) Bower
8 1 (0.68%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.68%) Hudson
8 1 (0.68%) Redmine
8 1 (0.68%) Firebug
8 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.68%) Bugzilla
General
1 15 (10.20%) Finance
1 15 (10.20%) Billing
2 9 (6.12%) Marketing
3 7 (4.76%) Banking
4 6 (4.08%) Advertising
5 5 (3.40%) Publishing
6 4 (2.72%) Retail
7 1 (0.68%) Games
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 95 (64.63%) Developer
2 52 (35.37%) PHP Developer
3 22 (14.97%) Administrator
4 21 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 17 (11.56%) Senior Developer
6 14 (9.52%) Drupal Developer
7 13 (8.84%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 9 (6.12%) LAMP Developer
9 8 (5.44%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
10 7 (4.76%) Web Developer
11 6 (4.08%) Project Manager
11 6 (4.08%) Systems Developer
11 6 (4.08%) Database Developer
11 6 (4.08%) Senior DBA
11 6 (4.08%) Senior Database Developer
11 6 (4.08%) Agile Project Manager
12 5 (3.40%) Software Developer
12 5 (3.40%) Architect
12 5 (3.40%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (44.90%) HTML
2 56 (38.10%) CSS
3 34 (23.13%) jQuery
4 29 (19.73%) Symfony
5 28 (19.05%) HTML5
6 20 (13.61%) CakePHP
7 19 (12.93%) CSS3
8 15 (10.20%) Web Services
9 14 (9.52%) Memcached
10 13 (8.84%) XHTML
11 11 (7.48%) .NET
12 10 (6.80%) Ajax
12 10 (6.80%) Yii
12 10 (6.80%) WAMP
13 9 (6.12%) Laravel
14 8 (5.44%) AngularJS
14 8 (5.44%) ASP.NET
15 7 (4.76%) Backbone.js
16 6 (4.08%) CodeIgniter
16 6 (4.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.84%) Mobile App
2 12 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.12%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.76%) User Experience
5 6 (4.08%) BBC
6 4 (2.72%) Blog
6 4 (2.72%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.72%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.72%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.04%) Social Media
7 3 (2.04%) iDTV
7 3 (2.04%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.36%) Tandem
8 2 (1.36%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.36%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.68%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 77 (52.38%) Linux
2 22 (14.97%) UNIX
3 21 (14.29%) Windows
4 16 (10.88%) Ubuntu
5 13 (8.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (7.48%) CentOS
7 6 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (4.08%) Debian
8 3 (2.04%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.04%) Android
8 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.45%) MVC
3 31 (21.09%) OO
4 30 (20.41%) Open Source
5 23 (15.65%) Configuration Management
6 21 (14.29%) Scrum
7 19 (12.93%) Web Development
7 19 (12.93%) E-Commerce
7 19 (12.93%) DevOps
8 16 (10.88%) TDD
8 16 (10.88%) Service Delivery
9 14 (9.52%) ITIL
9 14 (9.52%) BDD
9 14 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (7.48%) OOP
10 11 (7.48%) OO PHP
11 10 (6.80%) Project Management
11 10 (6.80%) Unit Testing
12 9 (6.12%) Automated Testing
12 9 (6.12%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 111 (75.51%) PHP
2 65 (44.22%) JavaScript
3 34 (23.13%) Java
4 24 (16.33%) Perl
5 22 (14.97%) SQL
5 22 (14.97%) Python
6 14 (9.52%) Ruby
7 13 (8.84%) Bash Shell
8 12 (8.16%) PHP5
8 12 (8.16%) PowerShell
9 6 (4.08%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.08%) C++
10 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.36%) Clojure
11 2 (1.36%) Scala
12 1 (0.68%) C#
12 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (11.56%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.68%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.84%) QA
2 3 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (10.20%) Varnish
2 14 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.16%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.80%) NFS
4 10 (6.80%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.04%) XenServer
6 2 (1.36%) Postfix
7 1 (0.68%) Samba
7 1 (0.68%) KVM
7 1 (0.68%) Docker
7 1 (0.68%) iptables
Systems Management
1 23 (15.65%) Puppet
2 14 (9.52%) Nagios
2 14 (9.52%) ZABBIX
3 11 (7.48%) Cacti
4 10 (6.80%) Tivoli
4 10 (6.80%) Sysprep
4 10 (6.80%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.04%) Ansible
6 1 (0.68%) Salt
6 1 (0.68%) CA LISA
6 1 (0.68%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.68%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 22 (14.97%) VMware
2 20 (13.61%) Zend
3 15 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 13 (8.84%) Oracle
5 10 (6.80%) NetApp
6 7 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.76%) Cisco
7 6 (4.08%) IBM
7 6 (4.08%) CA
8 5 (3.40%) BMC
8 5 (3.40%) EMC
8 5 (3.40%) Cognos
8 5 (3.40%) Facebook
8 5 (3.40%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.72%) Sencha
10 3 (2.04%) Twitter
10 3 (2.04%) Rackspace
10 3 (2.04%) Citrix
10 3 (2.04%) Juniper
11 2 (1.36%) Dell
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £280 per day + Neg
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Relocation, Benefits, LowTax
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUSES
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUSES
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum +bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago