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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 182 188 202
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 74 83 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.01% 1.04% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.68% 2.53% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 65 74 58
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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
2760 3280 3336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.83% 41.18% 39.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2307 2754 2962
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 30 March 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 March 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
Hertfordshire -10 30 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Cambridgeshire +11 16 £55,000 +69.23% 2
Suffolk +9 15 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Essex - 12 £26,500 - 1
Norfolk -4 2 - - 2
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 102 (79.69%) PHP
2 85 (66.41%) JavaScript
3 83 (64.84%) HTML
4 74 (57.81%) MySQL
5 55 (42.97%) CSS
6 49 (38.28%) Linux
6 49 (38.28%) jQuery
7 38 (29.69%) Apache
8 32 (25.00%) HTML5
9 30 (23.44%) Degree
10 29 (22.66%) .NET
11 26 (20.31%) MVC
11 26 (20.31%) SQL
12 24 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (17.97%) Python
14 22 (17.19%) Computer Science
15 21 (16.41%) Git (software)
16 20 (15.63%) PHP5
17 19 (14.84%) Laravel
18 18 (14.06%) Open Source
19 17 (13.28%) Sass
19 17 (13.28%) Perl
20 16 (12.50%) XML
20 16 (12.50%) E-Commerce
20 16 (12.50%) Bash Shell
21 14 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
21 14 (10.94%) Web Services
21 14 (10.94%) C
21 14 (10.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 13 (10.16%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (29.69%) Apache
2 11 (8.59%) Drupal
2 11 (8.59%) WordPress
3 9 (7.03%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.47%) Joomla!
5 6 (4.69%) Node.js
5 6 (4.69%) MS Exchange
5 6 (4.69%) CMS
6 4 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.13%) nginx
7 3 (2.34%) Moodle
8 1 (0.78%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Magento
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.91%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (3.91%) GitHub
2 5 (3.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.56%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.78%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.16%) HTTP
1 13 (10.16%) Firewall
2 12 (9.38%) SSH
3 9 (7.03%) Internet
4 7 (5.47%) DAB
5 5 (3.91%) VoIP
6 4 (3.13%) SMTP
6 4 (3.13%) FTP
6 4 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.13%) DNS
6 4 (3.13%) SAN
7 3 (2.34%) IMAP
7 3 (2.34%) SSL
7 3 (2.34%) VPN
7 3 (2.34%) POP3
8 2 (1.56%) Intranet
9 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (57.81%) MySQL
2 13 (10.16%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (7.81%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (16.41%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.03%) Grunt
3 5 (3.91%) Subversion
4 4 (3.13%) Mercurial
5 3 (2.34%) JIRA
6 2 (1.56%) Selenium
6 2 (1.56%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (8.59%) Marketing
2 5 (3.91%) French Language
2 5 (3.91%) German Language
2 5 (3.91%) Italian Language
2 5 (3.91%) Spanish Language
3 4 (3.13%) Retail
4 3 (2.34%) Finance
4 3 (2.34%) Publishing
5 2 (1.56%) Games
5 2 (1.56%) Advertising
5 2 (1.56%) Billing
6 1 (0.78%) Electronics
6 1 (0.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (61.72%) Developer
2 29 (22.66%) Web Developer
3 28 (21.88%) PHP Developer
4 24 (18.75%) Software Developer
5 22 (17.19%) Senior Developer
6 13 (10.16%) Senior Web Developer
7 12 (9.38%) Graduate
8 11 (8.59%) Lead Developer
9 10 (7.81%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (7.81%) Administrator
9 10 (7.81%) Graduate Developer
10 9 (7.03%) Graduate Software Developer
10 9 (7.03%) Senior PHP Developer
11 7 (5.47%) PHP Web Developer
12 6 (4.69%) Linux Administrator
12 6 (4.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 6 (4.69%) Software Engineer
12 6 (4.69%) Lead Web Developer
13 5 (3.91%) Development Manager
13 5 (3.91%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (64.84%) HTML
2 55 (42.97%) CSS
3 49 (38.28%) jQuery
4 32 (25.00%) HTML5
5 29 (22.66%) .NET
6 19 (14.84%) Laravel
7 17 (13.28%) Sass
8 16 (12.50%) XML
9 14 (10.94%) Web Services
9 14 (10.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (9.38%) JSON
11 10 (7.81%) Symfony
11 10 (7.81%) XSL
11 10 (7.81%) XHTML
11 10 (7.81%) Yii
12 9 (7.03%) Backbone.js
12 9 (7.03%) CSS3
12 9 (7.03%) AngularJS
12 9 (7.03%) Ajax
13 8 (6.25%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.19%) Computer Science
2 18 (14.06%) Open Source
3 10 (7.81%) User Experience
4 9 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.25%) MPEG
6 5 (3.91%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.91%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.34%) Replication
7 3 (2.34%) Clustering
7 3 (2.34%) Blog
8 2 (1.56%) Physics
8 2 (1.56%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.78%) Social Media
9 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.78%) Social Network
9 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.78%) Statistics
9 1 (0.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 49 (38.28%) Linux
2 13 (10.16%) Debian
3 11 (8.59%) Windows
4 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.69%) CentOS
4 6 (4.69%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.69%) Windows 8
4 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.91%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.91%) Android
6 4 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.56%) UNIX
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.31%) MVC
2 24 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 13 (10.16%) Web Development
4 13 (10.16%) Mentoring
5 12 (9.38%) Web Application Development
5 12 (9.38%) Line Management
5 12 (9.38%) OO
6 10 (7.81%) OO PHP
7 8 (6.25%) DevOps
7 8 (6.25%) UML
7 8 (6.25%) SOA
7 8 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 7 (5.47%) TDD
8 7 (5.47%) ERP
9 6 (4.69%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.69%) Marketing Strategy
10 5 (3.91%) SEO
10 5 (3.91%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 102 (79.69%) PHP
2 85 (66.41%) JavaScript
3 26 (20.31%) SQL
4 23 (17.97%) Python
5 20 (15.63%) PHP5
6 17 (13.28%) Perl
7 16 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 14 (10.94%) C
9 12 (9.38%) C#
10 11 (8.59%) Java
11 5 (3.91%) C++
12 2 (1.56%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.56%) Lua
13 1 (0.78%) Ruby
13 1 (0.78%) Golang
13 1 (0.78%) Erlang
13 1 (0.78%) VB
13 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (23.44%) Degree
2 2 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.34%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.69%) Xen
3 4 (3.13%) iptables
4 3 (2.34%) Snort
4 3 (2.34%) Varnish
4 3 (2.34%) Sendmail
5 2 (1.56%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.78%) XenServer
6 1 (0.78%) vSphere
6 1 (0.78%) Postfix
6 1 (0.78%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.78%) NFS
6 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.78%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (8.59%) cPanel
2 8 (6.25%) Nagios
3 6 (4.69%) WSUS
4 3 (2.34%) Cacti
5 2 (1.56%) Puppet
5 2 (1.56%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (8.59%) Zend
2 9 (7.03%) Red Hat
2 9 (7.03%) VMware
3 8 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.47%) Cisco
5 6 (4.69%) Brocade
5 6 (4.69%) CheckPoint
6 5 (3.91%) Sage
7 4 (3.13%) Google
7 4 (3.13%) Oracle
8 3 (2.34%) Adobe
9 2 (1.56%) HP
10 1 (0.78%) Citrix
10 1 (0.78%) SAP
10 1 (0.78%) IBM
10 1 (0.78%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.78%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.78%) Marketo
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