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 16 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 178 220 186
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -34
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 108 57 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.23% 0.66% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.98% 1.65% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 98 54 69
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3619 3461 4307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 41.38% 39.89% 46.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3074 3092 3644
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +33 44 £40,000 -1.23% 3
Suffolk +19 30 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +2 24 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Norfolk 0 5 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Bedfordshire - 4 £35,000 - 1
Essex -25 1 £37,500 +44.23%
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 133 (74.30%) PHP
2 116 (64.80%) MySQL
3 102 (56.98%) JavaScript
4 95 (53.07%) HTML
5 94 (52.51%) Linux
6 72 (40.22%) CSS
7 71 (39.66%) jQuery
8 59 (32.96%) Apache
9 47 (26.26%) Web Services
10 35 (19.55%) OO
10 35 (19.55%) MVC
11 32 (17.88%) Subversion
11 32 (17.88%) HTML5
12 31 (17.32%) XML
13 30 (16.76%) Python
14 28 (15.64%) Git (software)
14 28 (15.64%) Open Source
14 28 (15.64%) Ajax
14 28 (15.64%) Web Development
14 28 (15.64%) Drupal
15 25 (13.97%) PHP5
16 24 (13.41%) Zend
16 24 (13.41%) Internet
17 22 (12.29%) OOP
17 22 (12.29%) Java
18 21 (11.73%) Symfony
18 21 (11.73%) Degree
19 20 (11.17%) Perl
19 20 (11.17%) SQL
20 19 (10.61%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 59 (32.96%) Apache
2 28 (15.64%) Drupal
3 18 (10.06%) CMS
4 15 (8.38%) WordPress
5 13 (7.26%) Joomla!
6 11 (6.15%) SilverStripe
7 5 (2.79%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.79%) WebSphere
8 4 (2.23%) GlassFish
8 4 (2.23%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.68%) Node.js
10 1 (0.56%) SAS
10 1 (0.56%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.56%) IIS
10 1 (0.56%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.56%) Jetty
10 1 (0.56%) nginx
10 1 (0.56%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (1.12%) MS Office
2 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Magento
2 2 (1.12%) CubeCart
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.91%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.35%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.12%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (1.12%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.56%) SaaS
5 1 (0.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.41%) Internet
2 14 (7.82%) Intranet
3 12 (6.70%) Extranet
4 6 (3.35%) DNS
5 4 (2.23%) SMTP
5 4 (2.23%) HTTP
6 2 (1.12%) ZigBee
6 2 (1.12%) VPN
7 1 (0.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (64.80%) MySQL
2 10 (5.59%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.91%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.23%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.12%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.56%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.56%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 32 (17.88%) Subversion
2 28 (15.64%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.03%) PHPUnit
4 4 (2.23%) JIRA
5 1 (0.56%) Maven
5 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (5.03%) Finance
1 9 (5.03%) Retail
2 7 (3.91%) Marketing
3 2 (1.12%) Games
3 2 (1.12%) Billing
3 2 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (86.03%) Developer
2 68 (37.99%) Web Developer
2 68 (37.99%) PHP Developer
3 21 (11.73%) LAMP Developer
4 20 (11.17%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 19 (10.61%) Software Developer
6 18 (10.06%) Drupal Developer
7 17 (9.50%) PHP Web Developer
8 15 (8.38%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.15%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 10 (5.59%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (5.03%) Lead Developer
11 9 (5.03%) Administrator
11 9 (5.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 9 (5.03%) Linux Administrator
11 9 (5.03%) Senior PHP Developer
12 8 (4.47%) Software Engineer
13 7 (3.91%) MySQL Developer
14 6 (3.35%) Programmer
14 6 (3.35%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (53.07%) HTML
2 72 (40.22%) CSS
3 71 (39.66%) jQuery
4 47 (26.26%) Web Services
5 32 (17.88%) HTML5
6 31 (17.32%) XML
7 28 (15.64%) Ajax
8 21 (11.73%) Symfony
9 19 (10.61%) SOAP
9 19 (10.61%) XHTML
10 14 (7.82%) Yii
11 13 (7.26%) CodeIgniter
12 12 (6.70%) CakePHP
13 11 (6.15%) CSS3
14 10 (5.59%) Laravel
15 8 (4.47%) .NET
16 7 (3.91%) Dojo
16 7 (3.91%) RESTful
17 6 (3.35%) ASP.NET
17 6 (3.35%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.64%) Open Source
2 7 (3.91%) MPEG
2 7 (3.91%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.79%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.79%) Smart Meter
4 3 (1.68%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.12%) W3C
6 1 (0.56%) BBC
6 1 (0.56%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.56%) Social Media
6 1 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 94 (52.51%) Linux
2 9 (5.03%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.47%) Windows
4 5 (2.79%) Android
5 4 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.23%) Debian
6 2 (1.12%) UNIX
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (19.55%) OO
1 35 (19.55%) MVC
2 28 (15.64%) Web Development
3 22 (12.29%) OOP
4 19 (10.61%) OO PHP
5 17 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (9.50%) E-Commerce
6 12 (6.70%) Unit Testing
7 10 (5.59%) Software Engineering
8 9 (5.03%) CRM
9 8 (4.47%) Content Management
10 6 (3.35%) Rapid Prototyping
11 5 (2.79%) WFM
12 4 (2.23%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (1.68%) TDD
13 3 (1.68%) Scrum
13 3 (1.68%) Responsive Web Design
14 2 (1.12%) User Stories
14 2 (1.12%) Android Development
14 2 (1.12%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 133 (74.30%) PHP
2 102 (56.98%) JavaScript
3 30 (16.76%) Python
4 25 (13.97%) PHP5
5 22 (12.29%) Java
6 20 (11.17%) Perl
6 20 (11.17%) SQL
7 12 (6.70%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.47%) C
8 8 (4.47%) C++
9 4 (2.23%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.23%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.68%) C#
11 2 (1.12%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.12%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.12%) VB
11 2 (1.12%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.12%) Tcl
12 1 (0.56%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 21 (11.73%) Degree
2 4 (2.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.03%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.23%) VMware Server
2 4 (2.23%) NFS
2 4 (2.23%) Samba
3 1 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.12%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.56%) Nagios
2 1 (0.56%) Plesk
2 1 (0.56%) Puppet
2 1 (0.56%) Ansible
2 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (13.41%) Zend
2 17 (9.50%) Oracle
3 6 (3.35%) Twitter
3 6 (3.35%) Google
4 5 (2.79%) VMware
4 5 (2.79%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.79%) Facebook
5 4 (2.23%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.12%) Sage
6 2 (1.12%) Adobe
6 2 (1.12%) BT
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco
7 1 (0.56%) Juniper
7 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.56%) Endeca
Suffolk
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
IT People First
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Neg + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wymondham
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + O/T+bonus+profit share+25 days annual leave
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Suffolk
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Applitracker
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago