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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 190 171 153
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -18
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 62 72 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.85% 1.10% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 2.71% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 61 50 106
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
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
2867 2658 3542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.39% 40.52% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2354 2269 3132
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire +4 22 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Hertfordshire -28 17 £32,500 -18.75% 7
Essex - 14 £26,500 - 2
Norfolk +1 4 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Suffolk -12 3 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Bedfordshire +13 2 £37,500 -8.53%
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 103 (76.30%) PHP
2 88 (65.19%) MySQL
3 86 (63.70%) HTML
4 77 (57.04%) JavaScript
5 63 (46.67%) CSS
6 52 (38.52%) Linux
7 45 (33.33%) jQuery
8 34 (25.19%) .NET
8 34 (25.19%) HTML5
9 32 (23.70%) Degree
10 30 (22.22%) SQL
11 29 (21.48%) Apache
11 29 (21.48%) PHP5
12 26 (19.26%) MVC
13 24 (17.78%) Computer Science
14 19 (14.07%) Perl
15 18 (13.33%) XML
15 18 (13.33%) Software Engineering
16 17 (12.59%) Web Services
17 16 (11.85%) Git (software)
18 15 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
18 15 (11.11%) Web Development
18 15 (11.11%) Python
18 15 (11.11%) XHTML
18 15 (11.11%) ASP.NET
18 15 (11.11%) Red Hat
18 15 (11.11%) Firewall
18 15 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
19 14 (10.37%) Java
19 14 (10.37%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 29 (21.48%) Apache
2 11 (8.15%) WordPress
3 10 (7.41%) Drupal
4 8 (5.93%) MS Exchange
5 7 (5.19%) OpenStack
5 7 (5.19%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (4.44%) Node.js
7 4 (2.96%) CMS
8 2 (1.48%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.48%) nginx
8 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (8.89%) Magento
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.19%) Google Apps
3 7 (5.19%) SaaS
4 6 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.70%) Terremark
5 5 (3.70%) IaaS
5 5 (3.70%) PaaS
6 4 (2.96%) GitHub
7 3 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.74%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.11%) Firewall
2 9 (6.67%) Asterisk PBX
3 7 (5.19%) SMS
3 7 (5.19%) VoIP
4 6 (4.44%) HTTP
5 5 (3.70%) DNS
5 5 (3.70%) SMTP
6 4 (2.96%) SSH
7 3 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.22%) DAB
7 3 (2.22%) SSL
7 3 (2.22%) POP3
7 3 (2.22%) VPN
8 2 (1.48%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.48%) WAN
8 2 (1.48%) Internet
9 1 (0.74%) IMAP
9 1 (0.74%) FTP
9 1 (0.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (65.19%) MySQL
2 14 (10.37%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.63%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (5.93%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.70%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.48%) Big Data
7 2 (1.48%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.74%) Redis
8 1 (0.74%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 16 (11.85%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.19%) Subversion
3 4 (2.96%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.22%) Grunt
5 2 (1.48%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.74%) Webistrano
6 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.74%) Hudson
General
1 10 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.67%) Finance
3 8 (5.93%) Marketing
4 5 (3.70%) Retail
5 4 (2.96%) French Language
5 4 (2.96%) German Language
5 4 (2.96%) Italian Language
5 4 (2.96%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.48%) Banking
6 2 (1.48%) Games
6 2 (1.48%) Publishing
6 2 (1.48%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.48%) Billing
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Advertising
7 1 (0.74%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 70 (51.85%) Developer
2 35 (25.93%) PHP Developer
3 23 (17.04%) Web Developer
4 14 (10.37%) Senior Developer
4 14 (10.37%) Software Developer
5 13 (9.63%) Graduate
6 12 (8.89%) Graduate Developer
6 12 (8.89%) Graduate Software Developer
6 12 (8.89%) Software Engineer
7 8 (5.93%) Administrator
7 8 (5.93%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (5.93%) Senior PHP Developer
8 7 (5.19%) PHP Web Developer
8 7 (5.19%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (5.19%) Senior Web Developer
9 6 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.44%) Architect
10 5 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
10 5 (3.70%) Junior
10 5 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (63.70%) HTML
2 63 (46.67%) CSS
3 45 (33.33%) jQuery
4 34 (25.19%) .NET
4 34 (25.19%) HTML5
5 18 (13.33%) XML
6 17 (12.59%) Web Services
7 15 (11.11%) XHTML
7 15 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 13 (9.63%) Laravel
9 12 (8.89%) XSL
9 12 (8.89%) Ajax
10 10 (7.41%) Backbone.js
10 10 (7.41%) CSS3
11 9 (6.67%) JSON
12 8 (5.93%) CakePHP
12 8 (5.93%) Symfony
12 8 (5.93%) Yii
12 8 (5.93%) Sass
13 7 (5.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.78%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.89%) Open Source
3 8 (5.93%) User Experience
4 7 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.70%) CMDB
5 5 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.48%) MPEG
6 2 (1.48%) Blog
6 2 (1.48%) Physics
7 1 (0.74%) Kindle
7 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.74%) Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 52 (38.52%) Linux
2 12 (8.89%) Debian
3 9 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (6.67%) Windows
4 8 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (5.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.19%) CentOS
6 6 (4.44%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.44%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.48%) UNIX
7 2 (1.48%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.26%) MVC
2 18 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 15 (11.11%) Web Development
3 15 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (10.37%) DevOps
5 12 (8.89%) Web Application Development
6 11 (8.15%) UML
6 11 (8.15%) E-Commerce
6 11 (8.15%) SOA
7 10 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 7 (5.19%) Data Modelling
8 7 (5.19%) ERP
8 7 (5.19%) OO
9 6 (4.44%) OOP
9 6 (4.44%) Migration
9 6 (4.44%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (4.44%) Waterfall
9 6 (4.44%) Line Management
10 5 (3.70%) OO PHP
10 5 (3.70%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 103 (76.30%) PHP
2 77 (57.04%) JavaScript
3 30 (22.22%) SQL
4 29 (21.48%) PHP5
5 19 (14.07%) Perl
6 15 (11.11%) Python
7 14 (10.37%) Java
7 14 (10.37%) Bash Shell
8 10 (7.41%) C
8 10 (7.41%) C#
9 3 (2.22%) Ruby
9 3 (2.22%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.48%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.74%) C++
11 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (23.70%) Degree
2 4 (2.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.48%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (5.93%) Xen
2 7 (5.19%) OpenSIPS
2 7 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.70%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.22%) Snort
5 2 (1.48%) Varnish
6 1 (0.74%) Docker
6 1 (0.74%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.74%) XenServer
6 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (6.67%) Puppet
2 7 (5.19%) Nagios
3 6 (4.44%) WSUS
3 6 (4.44%) ZABBIX
3 6 (4.44%) cPanel
4 1 (0.74%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.74%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.74%) Cacti
Vendors
1 15 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 13 (9.63%) Zend
2 13 (9.63%) Cisco
3 11 (8.15%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.67%) Google
4 9 (6.67%) VMware
5 6 (4.44%) CheckPoint
5 6 (4.44%) Brocade
5 6 (4.44%) SolarWinds
5 6 (4.44%) Rackspace
6 5 (3.70%) New Relic
7 4 (2.96%) Sage
8 2 (1.48%) HP
8 2 (1.48%) Percona
8 2 (1.48%) Lumesse
9 1 (0.74%) Marketo
9 1 (0.74%) Citrix
9 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.74%) IBM
9 1 (0.74%) SAP
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