The first table below looks at the demand for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 18 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 Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 44 27 39
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 3 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.18% 4.05% 3.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.42% 13.13% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 11
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
124 99 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 48.63% 30.84% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 96 97 149
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
London

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

LAMP
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Croydon region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Croydon

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) Zend
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Publishing
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Nagios
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Symfony
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) CakePHP
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Cacti
4 1 (16.67%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) Yii
4 1 (16.67%) Laravel
4 1 (16.67%) CFEngine

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Zend Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Symfony
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CakePHP
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) Yii
1 1 (16.67%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) OOP
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) Network Management
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Cacti
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
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