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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 197 172 226
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +54
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 73 109 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.98% 1.30% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.51% 3.19% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 59 99 39
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
2905 3421 3328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.16% 40.80% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2490 2963 3009
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 2 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 2 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 -4 31 £30,000 -14.28%
Hertfordshire -7 19 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Essex +20 11 £40,000 +14.28%
Norfolk +3 7 £24,000 -12.72% 3
Cambridgeshire -10 5 £37,500 +36.36% 4
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 110 (82.09%) PHP
2 98 (73.13%) JavaScript
3 95 (70.90%) HTML
4 63 (47.01%) MySQL
5 53 (39.55%) CSS
5 53 (39.55%) Linux
6 50 (37.31%) HTML5
7 46 (34.33%) jQuery
8 38 (28.36%) Apache
9 32 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (23.13%) MVC
11 28 (20.90%) FFmpeg
12 27 (20.15%) Laravel
13 26 (19.40%) Git (software)
13 26 (19.40%) SQL
14 21 (15.67%) .NET
14 21 (15.67%) HTTP
15 20 (14.93%) Sass
16 19 (14.18%) User Experience
17 18 (13.43%) E-Commerce
17 18 (13.43%) TDD
17 18 (13.43%) Ajax
17 18 (13.43%) PHP5
18 16 (11.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 16 (11.94%) Backbone.js
18 16 (11.94%) MPEG
19 14 (10.45%) Python
19 14 (10.45%) Kalman Filter
19 14 (10.45%) Marketing
19 14 (10.45%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 38 (28.36%) Apache
2 12 (8.96%) WordPress
2 12 (8.96%) nginx
2 12 (8.96%) Drupal
2 12 (8.96%) CMS
3 9 (6.72%) Joomla!
4 8 (5.97%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.48%) Node.js
6 5 (3.73%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.24%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.24%) Moodle
8 1 (0.75%) IIS
8 1 (0.75%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (1.49%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.75%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.73%) GitHub
2 5 (3.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 5 (3.73%) Sage Pay
3 2 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.67%) HTTP
2 11 (8.21%) Firewall
2 11 (8.21%) SSH
3 8 (5.97%) Internet
4 6 (4.48%) SAN
4 6 (4.48%) DAB
5 4 (2.99%) DNS
5 4 (2.99%) SMTP
5 4 (2.99%) FTP
6 3 (2.24%) VoIP
6 3 (2.24%) POP3
6 3 (2.24%) SSL
6 3 (2.24%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.24%) IMAP
7 2 (1.49%) Intranet
8 1 (0.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (47.01%) MySQL
2 9 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.49%) Firebird
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (19.40%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.70%) Grunt
3 7 (5.22%) PHPUnit
4 3 (2.24%) JIRA
5 2 (1.49%) Selenium
5 2 (1.49%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 14 (10.45%) Marketing
2 5 (3.73%) Law
2 5 (3.73%) French Language
2 5 (3.73%) German Language
2 5 (3.73%) Italian Language
2 5 (3.73%) Spanish Language
3 3 (2.24%) Retail
3 3 (2.24%) Publishing
4 2 (1.49%) Advertising
4 2 (1.49%) Finance
5 1 (0.75%) Billing
5 1 (0.75%) Games
5 1 (0.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 100 (74.63%) Developer
2 41 (30.60%) Software Developer
3 39 (29.10%) PHP Developer
4 34 (25.37%) Web Developer
5 23 (17.16%) Lead Developer
6 19 (14.18%) Senior Developer
7 14 (10.45%) Senior Web Developer
7 14 (10.45%) Lead Software Developer
8 10 (7.46%) PHP Web Developer
8 10 (7.46%) Administrator
9 9 (6.72%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (5.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 8 (5.97%) Linux Administrator
10 8 (5.97%) Senior PHP Developer
11 5 (3.73%) Junior
11 5 (3.73%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.73%) Graduate
11 5 (3.73%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (3.73%) Development Manager
11 5 (3.73%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (70.90%) HTML
2 53 (39.55%) CSS
3 50 (37.31%) HTML5
4 46 (34.33%) jQuery
5 28 (20.90%) FFmpeg
6 27 (20.15%) Laravel
7 21 (15.67%) .NET
8 20 (14.93%) Sass
9 18 (13.43%) Ajax
10 16 (11.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (11.94%) Backbone.js
11 11 (8.21%) Web Services
11 11 (8.21%) AngularJS
12 10 (7.46%) Symfony
12 10 (7.46%) XML
13 8 (5.97%) Yii
13 8 (5.97%) XAMPP
13 8 (5.97%) Ember.js
14 5 (3.73%) CakePHP
15 4 (2.99%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.18%) User Experience
2 16 (11.94%) MPEG
3 10 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.46%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.48%) NHS
5 5 (3.73%) Internet of Things
5 5 (3.73%) EPoS
6 3 (2.24%) Replication
6 3 (2.24%) Clustering
6 3 (2.24%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.49%) Blog
7 2 (1.49%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.75%) Social Media
8 1 (0.75%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.75%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.75%) Statistics
8 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.75%) Physics
8 1 (0.75%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 53 (39.55%) Linux
2 12 (8.96%) Windows
3 10 (7.46%) Apple iOS
3 10 (7.46%) Android
4 7 (5.22%) CentOS
5 6 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.73%) Windows 8
6 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.73%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.99%) Debian
8 3 (2.24%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (23.13%) MVC
3 18 (13.43%) E-Commerce
3 18 (13.43%) TDD
4 14 (10.45%) Kalman Filter
4 14 (10.45%) Open Source
5 12 (8.96%) Line Management
5 12 (8.96%) OO
6 11 (8.21%) Mentoring
6 11 (8.21%) OO PHP
7 10 (7.46%) Web Application Development
8 8 (5.97%) Time Management
8 8 (5.97%) Waterfall
8 8 (5.97%) SOA
8 8 (5.97%) UML
9 7 (5.22%) DevOps
10 5 (3.73%) ERP
10 5 (3.73%) Content Management
10 5 (3.73%) Software Engineering
10 5 (3.73%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 110 (82.09%) PHP
2 98 (73.13%) JavaScript
3 26 (19.40%) SQL
4 18 (13.43%) PHP5
5 14 (10.45%) Python
6 10 (7.46%) C
6 10 (7.46%) C#
7 9 (6.72%) Java
8 8 (5.97%) Perl
9 6 (4.48%) Bash Shell
9 6 (4.48%) C++
9 6 (4.48%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.49%) Lua
10 2 (1.49%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.75%) VB
11 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.75%) Ruby
11 1 (0.75%) Go
11 1 (0.75%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 10 (7.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.48%) Varnish
3 4 (2.99%) iptables
4 3 (2.24%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.24%) Sendmail
4 3 (2.24%) Xen
5 2 (1.49%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.75%) NFS
6 1 (0.75%) Samba
6 1 (0.75%) Postfix
6 1 (0.75%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (8.21%) cPanel
2 5 (3.73%) WSUS
3 4 (2.99%) Nagios
4 3 (2.24%) Cacti
5 2 (1.49%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.49%) Puppet
6 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.75%) Plesk
Vendors
1 12 (8.96%) Red Hat
2 9 (6.72%) VMware
3 8 (5.97%) Zend
3 8 (5.97%) Cisco
3 8 (5.97%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.48%) Google
5 5 (3.73%) CheckPoint
5 5 (3.73%) Sage
5 5 (3.73%) Oracle
5 5 (3.73%) Brocade
5 5 (3.73%) Facebook
5 5 (3.73%) PayPal
6 3 (2.24%) Adobe
7 2 (1.49%) HP
8 1 (0.75%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.75%) Atlassian
Norwich, Norfolk
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
SQ Computer Personnel
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Norfolk
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £44000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £43000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 38000-44000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 38000-43000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 6 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Granite 5
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Arcus Global
Salary: up to £25k
Posted: 8 days ago