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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 208 163 213
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +50
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 61 117 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.79% 1.41% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.03% 3.56% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 51 108 49
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £58,500
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
3002 3290 3456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.67% 39.53% 43.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2567 2878 3135
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 June 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 June 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
Suffolk -7 26 £30,000 -22.58% 2
Hertfordshire -34 12 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Norfolk +8 9 £24,000 -12.72%
Essex +9 8 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Cambridgeshire -2 6 £37,500 +29.31% 5
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 115 (85.19%) PHP
2 101 (74.81%) JavaScript
3 98 (72.59%) HTML
4 65 (48.15%) MySQL
5 55 (40.74%) HTML5
6 52 (38.52%) CSS
6 52 (38.52%) Linux
7 43 (31.85%) jQuery
8 41 (30.37%) Apache
9 32 (23.70%) MVC
9 32 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (23.70%) FFmpeg
10 29 (21.48%) Laravel
11 28 (20.74%) Git (software)
12 25 (18.52%) SQL
13 23 (17.04%) .NET
13 23 (17.04%) PHP5
13 23 (17.04%) User Experience
14 21 (15.56%) HTTP
15 20 (14.81%) Sass
16 18 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 18 (13.33%) Backbone.js
16 18 (13.33%) E-Commerce
16 18 (13.33%) TDD
16 18 (13.33%) Ajax
17 16 (11.85%) MPEG
17 16 (11.85%) nginx
18 15 (11.11%) Marketing
18 15 (11.11%) Python
19 14 (10.37%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 41 (30.37%) Apache
2 16 (11.85%) nginx
3 12 (8.89%) Drupal
3 12 (8.89%) WordPress
3 12 (8.89%) CMS
4 9 (6.67%) Joomla!
5 7 (5.19%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.44%) Node.js
7 3 (2.22%) Moodle
7 3 (2.22%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.74%) IIS
8 1 (0.74%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.74%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Magento
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.70%) GitHub
2 5 (3.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 5 (3.70%) Sage Pay
3 2 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.74%) SaaS
4 1 (0.74%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.56%) HTTP
2 11 (8.15%) SSH
3 7 (5.19%) Firewall
3 7 (5.19%) Internet
4 6 (4.44%) DAB
4 6 (4.44%) SAN
5 4 (2.96%) DNS
5 4 (2.96%) SMTP
5 4 (2.96%) FTP
6 3 (2.22%) POP3
6 3 (2.22%) SSL
6 3 (2.22%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.22%) IMAP
7 2 (1.48%) Intranet
8 1 (0.74%) Wireless
8 1 (0.74%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (48.15%) MySQL
2 9 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.48%) Firebird
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (20.74%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.63%) Grunt
3 10 (7.41%) gulp
4 7 (5.19%) PHPUnit
5 3 (2.22%) JIRA
6 2 (1.48%) Selenium
General
1 15 (11.11%) Marketing
2 5 (3.70%) French Language
2 5 (3.70%) German Language
2 5 (3.70%) Italian Language
2 5 (3.70%) Spanish Language
2 5 (3.70%) Law
3 3 (2.22%) Publishing
4 2 (1.48%) Advertising
4 2 (1.48%) Finance
5 1 (0.74%) Electronics
5 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 105 (77.78%) Developer
2 42 (31.11%) Software Developer
2 42 (31.11%) PHP Developer
3 36 (26.67%) Web Developer
4 23 (17.04%) Lead Developer
5 17 (12.59%) Senior Developer
6 14 (10.37%) Lead Software Developer
7 12 (8.89%) Senior Web Developer
7 12 (8.89%) PHP Web Developer
8 9 (6.67%) Administrator
9 8 (5.93%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (5.93%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (5.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.44%) Junior Developer
10 6 (4.44%) Senior PHP Developer
10 6 (4.44%) Junior
11 5 (3.70%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.70%) Development Manager
11 5 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (3.70%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (72.59%) HTML
2 55 (40.74%) HTML5
3 52 (38.52%) CSS
4 43 (31.85%) jQuery
5 32 (23.70%) FFmpeg
6 29 (21.48%) Laravel
7 23 (17.04%) .NET
8 20 (14.81%) Sass
9 18 (13.33%) Backbone.js
9 18 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 18 (13.33%) Ajax
10 13 (9.63%) AngularJS
11 12 (8.89%) Web Services
12 10 (7.41%) XML
12 10 (7.41%) Symfony
12 10 (7.41%) XAMPP
12 10 (7.41%) Ember.js
13 8 (5.93%) Yii
14 6 (4.44%) ASP.NET
15 5 (3.70%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.04%) User Experience
2 16 (11.85%) MPEG
3 13 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.93%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.44%) NHS
6 5 (3.70%) EPoS
6 5 (3.70%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.22%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.22%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.22%) Replication
7 3 (2.22%) Clustering
8 2 (1.48%) Blog
9 1 (0.74%) Social Network
9 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.74%) Social Media
9 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.74%) Statistics
9 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.74%) Physics
9 1 (0.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 52 (38.52%) Linux
2 14 (10.37%) Android
2 14 (10.37%) Apple iOS
3 9 (6.67%) Windows
4 7 (5.19%) CentOS
5 6 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.96%) Debian
7 3 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.70%) MVC
1 32 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (13.33%) TDD
2 18 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 14 (10.37%) Kalman Filter
4 13 (9.63%) Open Source
5 12 (8.89%) OO
6 11 (8.15%) Line Management
6 11 (8.15%) Mentoring
6 11 (8.15%) OO PHP
7 8 (5.93%) Time Management
8 7 (5.19%) Web Application Development
8 7 (5.19%) Waterfall
8 7 (5.19%) UML
8 7 (5.19%) SOA
8 7 (5.19%) DevOps
9 5 (3.70%) Mobile Development
9 5 (3.70%) API Integration
9 5 (3.70%) Content Management
9 5 (3.70%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 115 (85.19%) PHP
2 101 (74.81%) JavaScript
3 25 (18.52%) SQL
4 23 (17.04%) PHP5
5 15 (11.11%) Python
6 10 (7.41%) Apple Swift
7 9 (6.67%) Perl
7 9 (6.67%) C#
8 8 (5.93%) Java
9 7 (5.19%) C
10 6 (4.44%) C++
10 6 (4.44%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.48%) Lua
12 1 (0.74%) Ruby
12 1 (0.74%) Go
12 1 (0.74%) Erlang
12 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.74%) VBScript
12 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (5.93%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.22%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.44%) Varnish
2 5 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.96%) iptables
4 3 (2.22%) Sendmail
4 3 (2.22%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.22%) Xen
5 2 (1.48%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.74%) vCloud
6 1 (0.74%) NFS
6 1 (0.74%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.74%) Samba
6 1 (0.74%) vSphere
6 1 (0.74%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 11 (8.15%) cPanel
2 4 (2.96%) Nagios
3 3 (2.22%) Cacti
3 3 (2.22%) Puppet
4 2 (1.48%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.74%) Plesk
5 1 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (8.89%) Red Hat
2 9 (6.67%) Zend
3 7 (5.19%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.44%) Oracle
4 6 (4.44%) VMware
4 6 (4.44%) Google
5 5 (3.70%) Facebook
5 5 (3.70%) PayPal
5 5 (3.70%) Sage
6 4 (2.96%) Cisco
7 3 (2.22%) Adobe
8 1 (0.74%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.74%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.74%) Brocade
8 1 (0.74%) Fujitsu
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