The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 155 188 213
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +25
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 120 67 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.50% 0.87% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.91% 2.00% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 108 64 42
Average salary £39,725 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.68% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £30,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £61,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3072 3344 3905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.49% 43.29% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2664 3055 3380
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 £27,500 £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
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +26 54 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Cambridgeshire -4 26 £29,000 -27.50% 3
Suffolk +8 21 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Essex +3 11 £39,225 +4.60%
Norfolk - 6 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £37,500 - 4
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 177 (79.37%) PHP
2 137 (61.43%) MySQL
3 136 (60.99%) JavaScript
4 108 (48.43%) HTML
5 95 (42.60%) jQuery
6 93 (41.70%) Linux
7 91 (40.81%) CSS
8 58 (26.01%) Apache
8 58 (26.01%) HTML5
9 55 (24.66%) OO
10 49 (21.97%) MVC
11 46 (20.63%) Zend
12 43 (19.28%) Git (software)
13 38 (17.04%) Degree
14 37 (16.59%) Web Services
15 31 (13.90%) OOP
15 31 (13.90%) Web Development
16 30 (13.45%) Symfony
16 30 (13.45%) Python
17 28 (12.56%) Software Engineering
17 28 (12.56%) Ajax
18 25 (11.21%) OO PHP
19 24 (10.76%) Computer Science
19 24 (10.76%) Drupal
20 23 (10.31%) PHP5
20 23 (10.31%) E-Commerce
21 22 (9.87%) Internet
21 22 (9.87%) Subversion
22 21 (9.42%) Open Source
22 21 (9.42%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 58 (26.01%) Apache
2 24 (10.76%) Drupal
3 18 (8.07%) WordPress
3 18 (8.07%) CMS
4 8 (3.59%) Joomla!
5 7 (3.14%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.69%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.69%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.69%) GlassFish
7 5 (2.24%) SilverStripe
8 4 (1.79%) SugarCRM
9 2 (0.90%) IIS
10 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.45%) SAS
10 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.45%) Node.js
10 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.45%) Jetty
10 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (1.79%) MS Office
2 1 (0.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (4.48%) Magento
2 3 (1.35%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.90%) CubeCart
4 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.93%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.24%) SaaS
5 4 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.35%) Google Compute Engine
6 3 (1.35%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.90%) Office 365
8 1 (0.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.87%) Internet
2 8 (3.59%) HTTP
3 7 (3.14%) ZigBee
4 5 (2.24%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (1.35%) VPN
5 3 (1.35%) DNS
5 3 (1.35%) SMS
6 2 (0.90%) VoIP
6 2 (0.90%) SAN
6 2 (0.90%) Intranet
6 2 (0.90%) LAN
7 1 (0.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (61.43%) MySQL
2 15 (6.73%) MongoDB
3 12 (5.38%) SQL Server
4 7 (3.14%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.35%) SQLite
6 2 (0.90%) Big Data
6 2 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.45%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 43 (19.28%) Git (software)
2 22 (9.87%) Subversion
3 6 (2.69%) JIRA
4 3 (1.35%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.35%) Xcode
5 2 (0.90%) PHPUnit
5 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.45%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.45%) Maven
General
1 15 (6.73%) Marketing
2 10 (4.48%) Advertising
3 7 (3.14%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.24%) Billing
5 4 (1.79%) Retail
6 3 (1.35%) Games
6 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.90%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.45%) Finance
8 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 179 (80.27%) Developer
2 97 (43.50%) PHP Developer
3 65 (29.15%) Web Developer
4 31 (13.90%) PHP Web Developer
5 28 (12.56%) Senior Developer
6 23 (10.31%) Systems Administrator
7 22 (9.87%) Administrator
8 20 (8.97%) Software Developer
9 17 (7.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 17 (7.62%) Linux Administrator
10 16 (7.17%) Senior PHP Developer
11 15 (6.73%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 13 (5.83%) Software Engineer
13 11 (4.93%) Lead Developer
13 11 (4.93%) Drupal Developer
14 10 (4.48%) Junior Developer
14 10 (4.48%) Junior
15 9 (4.04%) Graduate
15 9 (4.04%) Programmer
16 8 (3.59%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (48.43%) HTML
2 95 (42.60%) jQuery
3 91 (40.81%) CSS
4 58 (26.01%) HTML5
5 37 (16.59%) Web Services
6 30 (13.45%) Symfony
7 28 (12.56%) Ajax
8 21 (9.42%) CSS3
9 20 (8.97%) CakePHP
10 18 (8.07%) .NET
11 16 (7.17%) SOAP
11 16 (7.17%) Laravel
12 15 (6.73%) CodeIgniter
13 13 (5.83%) RESTful
13 13 (5.83%) Yii
14 12 (5.38%) XML
15 10 (4.48%) ASP.NET
16 9 (4.04%) J2EE
16 9 (4.04%) FFmpeg
17 8 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.76%) Computer Science
2 21 (9.42%) Open Source
3 12 (5.38%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.04%) Social Media
5 8 (3.59%) Kindle
5 8 (3.59%) MPEG
6 6 (2.69%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.79%) Physics
8 3 (1.35%) Copywriting
8 3 (1.35%) NHS
8 3 (1.35%) W3C
8 3 (1.35%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.90%) iPhone
10 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.45%) BBC
10 1 (0.45%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 93 (41.70%) Linux
2 18 (8.07%) Apple iOS
3 16 (7.17%) Windows
4 14 (6.28%) Android
5 8 (3.59%) CentOS
6 4 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.35%) UNIX
8 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.45%) Debian
8 1 (0.45%) Fedora
8 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (24.66%) OO
2 49 (21.97%) MVC
3 31 (13.90%) OOP
3 31 (13.90%) Web Development
4 28 (12.56%) Software Engineering
5 25 (11.21%) OO PHP
6 23 (10.31%) E-Commerce
7 20 (8.97%) CRM
8 18 (8.07%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (5.38%) Scrum
10 11 (4.93%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (4.48%) Android Development
11 10 (4.48%) iOS Development
12 7 (3.14%) User Stories
12 7 (3.14%) Rapid Prototyping
12 7 (3.14%) TDD
13 6 (2.69%) Content Management
14 5 (2.24%) Web Design
14 5 (2.24%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (2.24%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 177 (79.37%) PHP
2 136 (60.99%) JavaScript
3 30 (13.45%) Python
4 23 (10.31%) PHP5
5 19 (8.52%) SQL
6 16 (7.17%) Java
7 9 (4.04%) Perl
8 8 (3.59%) C#
9 7 (3.14%) Objective-C
9 7 (3.14%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.79%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.35%) Ruby
12 2 (0.90%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.45%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 38 (17.04%) Degree
2 1 (0.45%) MCSE
2 1 (0.45%) CCNA
2 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.93%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.35%) OpenSIPS
2 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) Puppet
1 2 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.45%) Ansible
2 1 (0.45%) Salt
2 1 (0.45%) Plesk
Vendors
1 46 (20.63%) Zend
2 10 (4.48%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.14%) Twitter
3 7 (3.14%) Google
4 6 (2.69%) Oracle
4 6 (2.69%) Facebook
4 6 (2.69%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.24%) Sage
6 3 (1.35%) BT
7 2 (0.90%) Adobe
8 1 (0.45%) Cisco
8 1 (0.45%) SaltStack
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