The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 204 220 227
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 140 110 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.10% 0.92% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.96% 2.40% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 124 100 116
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £33,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £90,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4725 4584 5220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.06% 38.42% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4059 4088 4916
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
London

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 16 April 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 16 April 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.

1 153 (76.50%) PHP
2 125 (62.50%) MySQL
3 104 (52.00%) HTML
3 104 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 103 (51.50%) CSS
5 83 (41.50%) Linux
6 68 (34.00%) jQuery
7 65 (32.50%) OO
8 57 (28.50%) Ajax
9 50 (25.00%) Zend
10 49 (24.50%) MVC
11 43 (21.50%) HTML5
12 42 (21.00%) Subversion
12 42 (21.00%) PHP5
13 39 (19.50%) XHTML
14 36 (18.00%) Apache
14 36 (18.00%) Drupal
15 34 (17.00%) E-Commerce
16 32 (16.00%) Git (software)
16 32 (16.00%) CSS3
17 31 (15.50%) SQL
18 29 (14.50%) XML
19 28 (14.00%) OOP
19 28 (14.00%) OO PHP
20 27 (13.50%) Java
21 24 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 24 (12.00%) Marketing
21 24 (12.00%) Degree
22 23 (11.50%) Zend Framework
22 23 (11.50%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 36 (18.00%) Apache
1 36 (18.00%) Drupal
2 22 (11.00%) CMS
3 13 (6.50%) WordPress
4 12 (6.00%) MS Exchange
5 10 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (4.00%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.00%) SilverStripe
8 5 (2.50%) Apache Solr
9 4 (2.00%) Moodle
9 4 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.50%) Node.js
10 3 (1.50%) Umbraco
11 2 (1.00%) Joomla!
11 2 (1.00%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.00%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.50%) ExpressionEngine
12 1 (0.50%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.50%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.50%) MS Office
3 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (8.00%) Magento
2 3 (1.50%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (2.50%) GitHub
2 4 (2.00%) Joyent
3 3 (1.50%) SaaS
4 2 (1.00%) PaaS
4 2 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.00%) IaaS
5 1 (0.50%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.50%) Internet
2 12 (6.00%) DNS
3 9 (4.50%) Firewall
4 7 (3.50%) VoIP
4 7 (3.50%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.50%) VPN
6 3 (1.50%) WAN
6 3 (1.50%) LAN
6 3 (1.50%) SMS
6 3 (1.50%) SAN
7 2 (1.00%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.50%) Intranet
8 1 (0.50%) LDAP
8 1 (0.50%) Broadband
8 1 (0.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (62.50%) MySQL
2 16 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 15 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 10 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.50%) Redis
6 7 (3.50%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.00%) MS Access
9 3 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.50%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.50%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.50%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.00%) Big Data
10 2 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.50%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 42 (21.00%) Subversion
2 32 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.50%) PHPUnit
4 6 (3.00%) Flash Builder
4 6 (3.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.50%) Selenium
6 4 (2.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (1.50%) JUnit
8 2 (1.00%) Maven
8 2 (1.00%) JIRA
8 2 (1.00%) Zend Studio
8 2 (1.00%) Aptana Studio
8 2 (1.00%) TestNG
8 2 (1.00%) Hudson
8 2 (1.00%) Ant
8 2 (1.00%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.00%) Xdebug
8 2 (1.00%) Behat
9 1 (0.50%) Spring Roo
9 1 (0.50%) Redmine
General
1 24 (12.00%) Marketing
2 21 (10.50%) Back Office
3 19 (9.50%) Advertising
4 12 (6.00%) Finance
5 11 (5.50%) Publishing
5 11 (5.50%) Retail
6 5 (2.50%) Banking
6 5 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.00%) Games
8 2 (1.00%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.50%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.50%) Legal
9 1 (0.50%) Front Office
9 1 (0.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 134 (67.00%) Developer
2 87 (43.50%) PHP Developer
3 26 (13.00%) Senior Developer
3 26 (13.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 23 (11.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 21 (10.50%) Web Developer
6 13 (6.50%) Junior
6 13 (6.50%) Administrator
7 12 (6.00%) Junior Developer
7 12 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (6.00%) Drupal Developer
8 11 (5.50%) Junior PHP Developer
9 10 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
10 8 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
10 8 (4.00%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.00%) Analyst
11 6 (3.00%) Perl Developer
11 6 (3.00%) Software Engineer
11 6 (3.00%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (52.00%) HTML
2 103 (51.50%) CSS
3 68 (34.00%) jQuery
4 57 (28.50%) Ajax
5 43 (21.50%) HTML5
6 39 (19.50%) XHTML
7 32 (16.00%) CSS3
8 29 (14.50%) XML
9 23 (11.50%) Zend Framework
10 21 (10.50%) Symfony
11 20 (10.00%) JSON
12 19 (9.50%) Web Services
13 15 (7.50%) .NET
14 9 (4.50%) SOAP
14 9 (4.50%) ActiveMQ
14 9 (4.50%) CakePHP
14 9 (4.50%) Django
14 9 (4.50%) RESTful
15 8 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (4.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 20 (10.00%) Open Source
3 13 (6.50%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.50%) Social Media
5 7 (3.50%) Replication
6 6 (3.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.50%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.50%) Photography
7 3 (1.50%) Clustering
7 3 (1.50%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.00%) BBC
8 2 (1.00%) E-Learning
8 2 (1.00%) Streaming Music
9 1 (0.50%) W3C
9 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.50%) Animation
9 1 (0.50%) Social Network
9 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 83 (41.50%) Linux
2 22 (11.00%) Windows
3 17 (8.50%) UNIX
4 7 (3.50%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.50%) Android
6 4 (2.00%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.00%) CentOS
6 4 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.50%) Solaris
7 3 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.00%) Debian
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.50%) Fedora
9 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.50%) AIX
9 1 (0.50%) HPUX
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.50%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (32.50%) OO
2 49 (24.50%) MVC
3 34 (17.00%) E-Commerce
4 28 (14.00%) OOP
4 28 (14.00%) OO PHP
5 23 (11.50%) TDD
6 20 (10.00%) Scrum
6 20 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (9.00%) CRM
7 18 (9.00%) Web Development
7 18 (9.00%) Waterfall
8 16 (8.00%) Content Management
9 15 (7.50%) Web Design
10 12 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (5.50%) Time Management
12 10 (5.00%) Project Management
12 10 (5.00%) Analytics
13 9 (4.50%) PRINCE2
13 9 (4.50%) Software Engineering
13 9 (4.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 153 (76.50%) PHP
2 104 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 42 (21.00%) PHP5
4 31 (15.50%) SQL
5 27 (13.50%) Java
6 18 (9.00%) Python
7 15 (7.50%) Ruby
8 13 (6.50%) Perl
9 8 (4.00%) ActionScript
10 7 (3.50%) ActionScript 3.0
10 7 (3.50%) ActionScript 2.0
11 6 (3.00%) C++
11 6 (3.00%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.00%) VB
13 3 (1.50%) C
13 3 (1.50%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.00%) R
14 2 (1.00%) C#
14 2 (1.00%) XPath
14 2 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (12.00%) Degree
2 5 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.50%) MCP
3 3 (1.50%) MCSE
3 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.00%) HNC
4 2 (1.00%) HND
4 2 (1.00%) VTSP
4 2 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.50%) QA
2 4 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.50%) Varnish
3 7 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.50%) Sendmail
5 2 (1.00%) Squid
5 2 (1.00%) XenServer
5 2 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.00%) KVM
6 1 (0.50%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.50%) XenApp
6 1 (0.50%) Postfix
6 1 (0.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 14 (7.00%) Puppet
2 8 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.50%) Nagios
4 4 (2.00%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.00%) Cacti
5 2 (1.00%) CFEngine
5 2 (1.00%) Ansible
5 2 (1.00%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.50%) OpenView
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.50%) Munin
6 1 (0.50%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.50%) Plesk
Vendors
1 50 (25.00%) Zend
2 18 (9.00%) Google
3 16 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 15 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 15 (7.50%) Facebook
5 13 (6.50%) Oracle
6 10 (5.00%) Adobe
7 9 (4.50%) VMware
8 7 (3.50%) Twitter
9 6 (3.00%) Rackspace
9 6 (3.00%) Citrix
10 4 (2.00%) Cisco
10 4 (2.00%) SAP
10 4 (2.00%) Percona
11 2 (1.00%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.00%) Sun
11 2 (1.00%) HP
11 2 (1.00%) EMC
11 2 (1.00%) Intel
11 2 (1.00%) IBM
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