The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 162 168 195
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +27
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 107 82 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.43% 1.15% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.74% 2.80% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 99 74 67
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £59,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2863 2931 3986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.29% 41.02% 43.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2425 2683 3492
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

LAMP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

LAMP Salary Trend in the East of England

LAMP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in the East of England

LAMP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +33 49 £36,250 -23.68% 1
Suffolk +23 31 £35,000 +1.44%
Cambridgeshire -32 11 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Essex +3 7 £48,000 +20.00%
Bedfordshire -3 6 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Norfolk +13 4 £45,000 +80.00% 1
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 180 (78.60%) PHP
2 141 (61.57%) MySQL
3 133 (58.08%) JavaScript
4 123 (53.71%) HTML
5 105 (45.85%) CSS
6 94 (41.05%) Linux
7 91 (39.74%) jQuery
8 67 (29.26%) HTML5
9 55 (24.02%) Apache
10 48 (20.96%) OO
11 46 (20.09%) MVC
11 46 (20.09%) Zend
12 41 (17.90%) Degree
13 40 (17.47%) Software Engineering
14 37 (16.16%) Git (software)
15 34 (14.85%) Web Services
16 31 (13.54%) Ajax
17 28 (12.23%) Python
17 28 (12.23%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (12.23%) Web Development
18 27 (11.79%) .NET
18 27 (11.79%) Computer Science
18 27 (11.79%) PHP5
19 26 (11.35%) SQL
19 26 (11.35%) Drupal
20 25 (10.92%) OOP
21 24 (10.48%) Symfony
21 24 (10.48%) CakePHP
21 24 (10.48%) WordPress
22 23 (10.04%) Java

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 55 (24.02%) Apache
2 26 (11.35%) Drupal
3 24 (10.48%) WordPress
4 10 (4.37%) CMS
5 8 (3.49%) OpenStack
6 7 (3.06%) Joomla!
7 5 (2.18%) SugarCRM
8 4 (1.75%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.75%) Node.js
9 3 (1.31%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.31%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.31%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.31%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.87%) nginx
10 2 (0.87%) SilverStripe
10 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.44%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (7.42%) Magento
2 3 (1.31%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.87%) CubeCart
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.37%) SaaS
4 9 (3.93%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.62%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (2.18%) PaaS
6 5 (2.18%) Google Apps
6 5 (2.18%) IaaS
7 2 (0.87%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (0.87%) Office 365
7 2 (0.87%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.30%) Internet
2 15 (6.55%) Asterisk PBX
3 11 (4.80%) SMS
4 7 (3.06%) Firewall
4 7 (3.06%) DNS
5 6 (2.62%) ZigBee
5 6 (2.62%) HTTP
6 5 (2.18%) SMTP
7 4 (1.75%) VoIP
8 3 (1.31%) POP3
8 3 (1.31%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (1.31%) SSL
9 2 (0.87%) LAN
9 2 (0.87%) WAN
9 2 (0.87%) VPN
10 1 (0.44%) FTP
10 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.44%) SAN
10 1 (0.44%) SSH
10 1 (0.44%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (61.57%) MySQL
2 14 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.11%) MongoDB
3 12 (5.24%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.06%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.75%) Big Data
6 3 (1.31%) SQLite
6 3 (1.31%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.44%) CloverETL
8 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.44%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 37 (16.16%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.68%) Subversion
3 3 (1.31%) JIRA
3 3 (1.31%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.31%) Xcode
3 3 (1.31%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.87%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.44%) Hudson
General
1 18 (7.86%) Telecoms
2 16 (6.99%) Marketing
3 11 (4.80%) Advertising
4 8 (3.49%) Finance
5 4 (1.75%) Billing
6 3 (1.31%) Retail
7 2 (0.87%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.87%) Games
7 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 164 (71.62%) Developer
2 103 (44.98%) PHP Developer
3 50 (21.83%) Web Developer
4 30 (13.10%) PHP Web Developer
5 26 (11.35%) Senior Developer
6 22 (9.61%) Software Engineer
7 18 (7.86%) Administrator
7 18 (7.86%) Systems Administrator
8 17 (7.42%) Software Developer
9 15 (6.55%) Senior PHP Developer
9 15 (6.55%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 13 (5.68%) Junior
10 13 (5.68%) Linux Administrator
10 13 (5.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 12 (5.24%) Junior Developer
12 9 (3.93%) Graduate
12 9 (3.93%) UI Programmer
12 9 (3.93%) UI Developer
13 8 (3.49%) User Experience Developer
13 8 (3.49%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (53.71%) HTML
2 105 (45.85%) CSS
3 91 (39.74%) jQuery
4 67 (29.26%) HTML5
5 34 (14.85%) Web Services
6 31 (13.54%) Ajax
7 27 (11.79%) .NET
8 24 (10.48%) CakePHP
8 24 (10.48%) Symfony
9 20 (8.73%) CSS3
10 18 (7.86%) Laravel
11 14 (6.11%) Yii
11 14 (6.11%) CodeIgniter
11 14 (6.11%) RESTful
11 14 (6.11%) ASP.NET
12 11 (4.80%) XML
12 11 (4.80%) SOAP
12 11 (4.80%) FreeSWITCH
13 7 (3.06%) Dojo
13 7 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.79%) Computer Science
2 18 (7.86%) Open Source
3 11 (4.80%) User Experience
4 10 (4.37%) Social Media
5 9 (3.93%) Kindle
5 9 (3.93%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.18%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.18%) CMDB
7 4 (1.75%) Copywriting
7 4 (1.75%) MPEG
7 4 (1.75%) NHS
7 4 (1.75%) Physics
8 2 (0.87%) W3C
8 2 (0.87%) Blog
8 2 (0.87%) iPhone
8 2 (0.87%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.44%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 94 (41.05%) Linux
2 16 (6.99%) Windows
3 14 (6.11%) Apple iOS
4 13 (5.68%) CentOS
5 11 (4.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (4.37%) Android
7 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.75%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.31%) Debian
8 3 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.87%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.87%) UNIX
10 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.44%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (20.96%) OO
2 46 (20.09%) MVC
3 40 (17.47%) Software Engineering
4 28 (12.23%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (12.23%) Web Development
5 25 (10.92%) OOP
6 22 (9.61%) CRM
7 20 (8.73%) OO PHP
8 19 (8.30%) E-Commerce
9 11 (4.80%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (4.37%) Scrum
10 10 (4.37%) DevOps
11 9 (3.93%) Android Development
11 9 (3.93%) iOS Development
11 9 (3.93%) Project Management
12 6 (2.62%) TDD
12 6 (2.62%) User Stories
13 5 (2.18%) Web Application Development
13 5 (2.18%) Technical Analysis
13 5 (2.18%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 180 (78.60%) PHP
2 133 (58.08%) JavaScript
3 28 (12.23%) Python
4 27 (11.79%) PHP5
5 26 (11.35%) SQL
6 23 (10.04%) Java
7 15 (6.55%) Perl
8 7 (3.06%) C#
8 7 (3.06%) VB.NET
8 7 (3.06%) Objective-C
9 6 (2.62%) Ruby
10 5 (2.18%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.75%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.44%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (17.90%) Degree
2 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.44%) MCSE
2 1 (0.44%) CCNA
2 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.68%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.75%) SLA
3 2 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.80%) OpenSIPS
2 6 (2.62%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.18%) Xen
4 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.87%) Varnish
5 1 (0.44%) Docker
5 1 (0.44%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 10 (4.37%) Puppet
1 10 (4.37%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.62%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.87%) Nagios
4 1 (0.44%) Cacti
4 1 (0.44%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.44%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 46 (20.09%) Zend
2 17 (7.42%) Red Hat
3 13 (5.68%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.49%) Cisco
4 8 (3.49%) Google
5 6 (2.62%) SolarWinds
6 5 (2.18%) Twitter
6 5 (2.18%) Rackspace
6 5 (2.18%) New Relic
7 4 (1.75%) Facebook
8 3 (1.31%) Sage
8 3 (1.31%) Oracle
9 2 (0.87%) VMware
9 2 (0.87%) Percona
10 1 (0.44%) Lumesse
10 1 (0.44%) BT
10 1 (0.44%) Adobe
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