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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 209 148 193
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +45
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 54 121 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.71% 1.51% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 3.93% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 51 110 65
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,400 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
2881 3079 3340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.09% 38.53% 43.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2475 2661 3049
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 £55,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 16 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Essex -3 12 £40,000 +1.97% 1
Hertfordshire -50 11 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Norfolk +7 8 £24,000 -46.66% 3
Cambridgeshire -13 6 £40,000 +37.93% 4
East Anglia - 1 £35,000 -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 116 (85.29%) PHP
2 101 (74.26%) JavaScript
3 95 (69.85%) HTML
4 72 (52.94%) MySQL
5 53 (38.97%) Linux
6 52 (38.24%) HTML5
7 51 (37.50%) CSS
8 44 (32.35%) Apache
9 38 (27.94%) jQuery
10 37 (27.21%) Git (software)
11 35 (25.74%) Laravel
12 33 (24.26%) MVC
13 32 (23.53%) FFmpeg
14 27 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (17.65%) Backbone.js
16 23 (16.91%) TDD
17 22 (16.18%) PHP5
18 21 (15.44%) User Experience
19 20 (14.71%) Ajax
19 20 (14.71%) .NET
19 20 (14.71%) SQL
19 20 (14.71%) nginx
20 18 (13.24%) Sass
20 18 (13.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 18 (13.24%) E-Commerce
20 18 (13.24%) HTTP
21 16 (11.76%) MPEG
21 16 (11.76%) AngularJS
21 16 (11.76%) Apple iOS
21 16 (11.76%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 44 (32.35%) Apache
2 20 (14.71%) nginx
3 14 (10.29%) CMS
3 14 (10.29%) WordPress
4 13 (9.56%) Drupal
5 11 (8.09%) Joomla!
6 5 (3.68%) Node.js
7 3 (2.21%) Moodle
7 3 (2.21%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.47%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.74%) IIS
9 1 (0.74%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 8 (5.88%) Magento
2 2 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.74%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.21%) GitHub
3 2 (1.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (1.47%) Sage Pay
3 2 (1.47%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.24%) HTTP
2 11 (8.09%) SSH
3 8 (5.88%) Firewall
4 7 (5.15%) Internet
5 6 (4.41%) SAN
5 6 (4.41%) DNS
5 6 (4.41%) SMTP
5 6 (4.41%) FTP
6 5 (3.68%) POP3
6 5 (3.68%) SSL
6 5 (3.68%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.68%) IMAP
7 4 (2.94%) DAB
8 1 (0.74%) CTI
8 1 (0.74%) Intranet
8 1 (0.74%) Wireless
8 1 (0.74%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (52.94%) MySQL
2 6 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.94%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.47%) Firebird
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 37 (27.21%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.56%) Grunt
3 12 (8.82%) gulp
4 10 (7.35%) PHPUnit
5 3 (2.21%) JIRA
6 2 (1.47%) Selenium
General
1 13 (9.56%) Marketing
2 5 (3.68%) Law
3 2 (1.47%) Publishing
3 2 (1.47%) French Language
3 2 (1.47%) German Language
3 2 (1.47%) Italian Language
3 2 (1.47%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.74%) Games
4 1 (0.74%) Advertising
4 1 (0.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 110 (80.88%) Developer
2 51 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 41 (30.15%) Software Developer
4 34 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 21 (15.44%) Lead Developer
6 16 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 16 (11.76%) PHP Web Developer
7 14 (10.29%) Lead Software Developer
8 11 (8.09%) Administrator
9 10 (7.35%) Senior Web Developer
9 10 (7.35%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (7.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 10 (7.35%) Linux Administrator
9 10 (7.35%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 6 (4.41%) Senior PHP Developer
10 6 (4.41%) Junior
10 6 (4.41%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Junior Developer
11 4 (2.94%) Team Leader
11 4 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (69.85%) HTML
2 52 (38.24%) HTML5
3 51 (37.50%) CSS
4 38 (27.94%) jQuery
5 35 (25.74%) Laravel
6 32 (23.53%) FFmpeg
7 24 (17.65%) Backbone.js
8 20 (14.71%) .NET
8 20 (14.71%) Ajax
9 18 (13.24%) Sass
9 18 (13.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (11.76%) AngularJS
11 12 (8.82%) HHVM
11 12 (8.82%) Ember.js
11 12 (8.82%) XAMPP
11 12 (8.82%) Web Services
12 11 (8.09%) Symfony
13 9 (6.62%) XML
14 7 (5.15%) ASP.NET
15 6 (4.41%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.44%) User Experience
2 16 (11.76%) MPEG
3 15 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.41%) NHS
6 5 (3.68%) Replication
6 5 (3.68%) Clustering
6 5 (3.68%) EPoS
6 5 (3.68%) Internet of Things
7 4 (2.94%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.21%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.74%) IVR
9 1 (0.74%) Statistics
9 1 (0.74%) Blog
9 1 (0.74%) Social Network
9 1 (0.74%) Social Media
9 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (38.97%) Linux
2 16 (11.76%) Android
2 16 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 9 (6.62%) CentOS
4 8 (5.88%) Windows
5 5 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.94%) Debian
7 3 (2.21%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.26%) MVC
2 27 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (16.91%) TDD
4 18 (13.24%) E-Commerce
5 14 (10.29%) OO
5 14 (10.29%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (8.09%) OO PHP
7 10 (7.35%) Time Management
7 10 (7.35%) Open Source
8 7 (5.15%) Content Management
8 7 (5.15%) Mobile Development
9 6 (4.41%) Line Management
9 6 (4.41%) Workflow
9 6 (4.41%) Web Application Development
9 6 (4.41%) Software Engineering
10 5 (3.68%) OOP
10 5 (3.68%) Load Balancing
10 5 (3.68%) SEO
10 5 (3.68%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.68%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 116 (85.29%) PHP
2 101 (74.26%) JavaScript
3 22 (16.18%) PHP5
4 20 (14.71%) SQL
5 14 (10.29%) Python
6 12 (8.82%) Apple Swift
7 11 (8.09%) Java
8 10 (7.35%) Perl
9 8 (5.88%) Bash Shell
10 7 (5.15%) C
11 6 (4.41%) C++
12 4 (2.94%) C#
13 2 (1.47%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.47%) Ruby
13 2 (1.47%) Lua
13 2 (1.47%) VBA
14 1 (0.74%) Go
14 1 (0.74%) Erlang
14 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.68%) SLA
2 2 (1.47%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (5.88%) Varnish
2 6 (4.41%) iptables
3 5 (3.68%) Sendmail
4 4 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.21%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.21%) Xen
6 2 (1.47%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.47%) KVM
7 1 (0.74%) NFS
7 1 (0.74%) vCloud
7 1 (0.74%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.74%) Samba
7 1 (0.74%) Postfix
7 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (8.09%) cPanel
2 5 (3.68%) Nagios
2 5 (3.68%) Cacti
3 3 (2.21%) Puppet
4 2 (1.47%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.74%) Plesk
Vendors
1 13 (9.56%) Red Hat
2 10 (7.35%) Zend
3 7 (5.15%) Google
4 6 (4.41%) Oracle
5 5 (3.68%) VMware
5 5 (3.68%) Facebook
6 4 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.21%) Cisco
7 3 (2.21%) Adobe
8 2 (1.47%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.47%) Sage
8 2 (1.47%) PayPal
9 1 (0.74%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.74%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.74%) Avaya
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