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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 148 170 194
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +24
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 119 71 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.54% 0.98% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.01% 2.36% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 110 68 65
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £60,750 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
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
2971 3007 3989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.56% 41.68% 44.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2521 2757 3473
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 September 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 2 September 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 +38 58 £40,350 +0.87% 2
Suffolk +15 30 £35,000 +84.21% 2
Cambridgeshire -32 16 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Essex +5 7 £48,000 +20.00%
Norfolk - 5 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 5 £37,500 - 3
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 178 (77.39%) PHP
2 139 (60.43%) MySQL
3 134 (58.26%) JavaScript
4 119 (51.74%) HTML
5 101 (43.91%) CSS
6 97 (42.17%) Linux
7 91 (39.57%) jQuery
8 64 (27.83%) HTML5
9 56 (24.35%) Apache
10 48 (20.87%) OO
11 44 (19.13%) MVC
11 44 (19.13%) Zend
12 40 (17.39%) Git (software)
13 39 (16.96%) Degree
14 36 (15.65%) Software Engineering
15 35 (15.22%) Web Services
16 30 (13.04%) Python
17 28 (12.17%) Web Development
18 27 (11.74%) Ajax
18 27 (11.74%) OOP
19 25 (10.87%) Computer Science
19 25 (10.87%) Drupal
20 24 (10.43%) Symfony
20 24 (10.43%) SQL
20 24 (10.43%) .NET
21 23 (10.00%) PHP5
21 23 (10.00%) WordPress
22 22 (9.57%) CRM
23 21 (9.13%) Java
23 21 (9.13%) CakePHP

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 56 (24.35%) Apache
2 25 (10.87%) Drupal
3 23 (10.00%) WordPress
4 13 (5.65%) CMS
5 8 (3.48%) Joomla!
6 7 (3.04%) OpenStack
7 6 (2.61%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.17%) SugarCRM
9 4 (1.74%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.74%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.74%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.30%) SilverStripe
10 3 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.30%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.87%) Node.js
11 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.43%) Jetty
12 1 (0.43%) nginx
12 1 (0.43%) IIS
12 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (1.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (6.52%) Magento
2 3 (1.30%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.87%) CubeCart
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.91%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (3.91%) SaaS
4 8 (3.48%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.74%) PaaS
5 4 (1.74%) Google Apps
5 4 (1.74%) IaaS
6 3 (1.30%) Google Compute Engine
6 3 (1.30%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.70%) Internet
2 12 (5.22%) Asterisk PBX
3 9 (3.91%) SMS
4 7 (3.04%) DNS
5 6 (2.61%) Firewall
5 6 (2.61%) ZigBee
5 6 (2.61%) HTTP
6 4 (1.74%) SMTP
7 3 (1.30%) VPN
7 3 (1.30%) VoIP
7 3 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.87%) SSL
8 2 (0.87%) WAN
8 2 (0.87%) POP3
8 2 (0.87%) LAN
9 1 (0.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (60.43%) MySQL
2 13 (5.65%) MongoDB
3 12 (5.22%) SQL Server
4 9 (3.91%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.30%) Big Data
6 3 (1.30%) SQLite
7 2 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.43%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.43%) Redis
8 1 (0.43%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 40 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.52%) Subversion
3 4 (1.74%) JIRA
3 4 (1.74%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.30%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.30%) Xcode
5 1 (0.43%) Maven
5 1 (0.43%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.43%) Hudson
General
1 16 (6.96%) Marketing
2 15 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.78%) Advertising
4 8 (3.48%) Finance
5 5 (2.17%) Billing
6 3 (1.30%) Retail
6 3 (1.30%) Games
7 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.87%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.43%) Local Government
8 1 (0.43%) Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 167 (72.61%) Developer
2 100 (43.48%) PHP Developer
3 55 (23.91%) Web Developer
4 31 (13.48%) PHP Web Developer
5 27 (11.74%) Senior Developer
6 20 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 20 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 18 (7.83%) Systems Administrator
7 18 (7.83%) Administrator
8 16 (6.96%) Senior PHP Developer
8 16 (6.96%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 13 (5.65%) Linux Administrator
9 13 (5.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 11 (4.78%) Junior
11 10 (4.35%) Graduate
11 10 (4.35%) Programmer
11 10 (4.35%) Junior Developer
12 9 (3.91%) UI Programmer
12 9 (3.91%) UI Developer
13 8 (3.48%) User Experience Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (51.74%) HTML
2 101 (43.91%) CSS
3 91 (39.57%) jQuery
4 64 (27.83%) HTML5
5 35 (15.22%) Web Services
6 27 (11.74%) Ajax
7 24 (10.43%) .NET
7 24 (10.43%) Symfony
8 21 (9.13%) CakePHP
9 20 (8.70%) CSS3
10 16 (6.96%) Laravel
11 14 (6.09%) RESTful
11 14 (6.09%) CodeIgniter
12 12 (5.22%) SOAP
12 12 (5.22%) ASP.NET
12 12 (5.22%) Yii
13 11 (4.78%) XML
14 9 (3.91%) FreeSWITCH
15 7 (3.04%) Dojo
15 7 (3.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.87%) Computer Science
2 19 (8.26%) Open Source
3 10 (4.35%) Social Media
3 10 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.91%) Kindle
5 6 (2.61%) MPEG
5 6 (2.61%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.74%) Physics
6 4 (1.74%) NHS
6 4 (1.74%) CMDB
6 4 (1.74%) Copywriting
7 3 (1.30%) W3C
8 2 (0.87%) Blog
8 2 (0.87%) iPhone
8 2 (0.87%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.43%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 97 (42.17%) Linux
2 16 (6.96%) Windows
3 14 (6.09%) Apple iOS
4 12 (5.22%) CentOS
5 11 (4.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (4.35%) Android
7 4 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.74%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.30%) Debian
8 3 (1.30%) UNIX
9 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.43%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (20.87%) OO
2 44 (19.13%) MVC
3 36 (15.65%) Software Engineering
4 28 (12.17%) Web Development
5 27 (11.74%) OOP
6 22 (9.57%) CRM
7 20 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 20 (8.70%) OO PHP
8 14 (6.09%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (4.78%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (4.35%) Scrum
11 9 (3.91%) Android Development
11 9 (3.91%) iOS Development
12 8 (3.48%) DevOps
12 8 (3.48%) Project Management
13 6 (2.61%) User Stories
14 5 (2.17%) Web Application Development
14 5 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (2.17%) Web Design
14 5 (2.17%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 178 (77.39%) PHP
2 134 (58.26%) JavaScript
3 30 (13.04%) Python
4 24 (10.43%) SQL
5 23 (10.00%) PHP5
6 21 (9.13%) Java
7 14 (6.09%) Perl
8 7 (3.04%) C#
8 7 (3.04%) VB.NET
8 7 (3.04%) Objective-C
9 5 (2.17%) Ruby
9 5 (2.17%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.74%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (16.96%) Degree
2 1 (0.43%) MCSE
2 1 (0.43%) CCNA
2 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.65%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.74%) SLA
3 2 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (3.91%) OpenSIPS
2 5 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.17%) Xen
3 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.43%) Varnish
4 1 (0.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (4.35%) Puppet
1 10 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.61%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.87%) Nagios
4 1 (0.43%) Ansible
4 1 (0.43%) Salt
4 1 (0.43%) Cacti
4 1 (0.43%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.43%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 44 (19.13%) Zend
2 16 (6.96%) Red Hat
3 13 (5.65%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.91%) Google
5 8 (3.48%) Cisco
6 6 (2.61%) SolarWinds
7 5 (2.17%) Twitter
7 5 (2.17%) New Relic
8 4 (1.74%) Facebook
8 4 (1.74%) Rackspace
8 4 (1.74%) Oracle
9 3 (1.30%) Sage
10 2 (0.87%) VMware
10 2 (0.87%) Adobe
10 2 (0.87%) Percona
11 1 (0.43%) Lumesse
11 1 (0.43%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.43%) BT
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