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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 194 195 173
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -22
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 62 70 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.88% 0.98% 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.25% 2.41% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 56 62 85
Average salary £39,250 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.44%
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
2758 2906 3213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.95% 40.81% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2259 2443 2846
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 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 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 6 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 -20 23 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +3 19 £55,000 +69.23% 3
Essex - 13 £26,500 - 1
Suffolk -3 7 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Norfolk +4 1 £27,500 +1.85% 3
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 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 97 (78.86%) PHP
2 79 (64.23%) JavaScript
3 78 (63.41%) HTML
4 72 (58.54%) MySQL
5 57 (46.34%) CSS
6 51 (41.46%) jQuery
7 41 (33.33%) Linux
8 33 (26.83%) .NET
9 32 (26.02%) Degree
10 31 (25.20%) Apache
10 31 (25.20%) MVC
11 30 (24.39%) HTML5
12 29 (23.58%) SQL
13 25 (20.33%) Computer Science
14 22 (17.89%) PHP5
14 22 (17.89%) Python
15 20 (16.26%) Laravel
16 19 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (14.63%) Open Source
17 18 (14.63%) Git (software)
17 18 (14.63%) XML
18 17 (13.82%) Perl
19 16 (13.01%) E-Commerce
20 15 (12.20%) Web Services
20 15 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
20 15 (12.20%) Web Development
20 15 (12.20%) Sass
21 14 (11.38%) Zend
21 14 (11.38%) Bash Shell
21 14 (11.38%) C

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 31 (25.20%) Apache
2 10 (8.13%) Drupal
3 9 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 9 (7.32%) Node.js
4 6 (4.88%) MS Exchange
4 6 (4.88%) WordPress
5 5 (4.07%) CMS
6 4 (3.25%) Joomla!
6 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.63%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.81%) IIS
8 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.81%) nginx
8 1 (0.81%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Magento
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.07%) GitHub
3 4 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.44%) Google Apps
5 2 (1.63%) SaaS
6 1 (0.81%) PaaS
6 1 (0.81%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) IaaS
6 1 (0.81%) Terremark
6 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.94%) Firewall
2 10 (8.13%) SSH
3 9 (7.32%) HTTP
4 7 (5.69%) Internet
4 7 (5.69%) DAB
5 6 (4.88%) VoIP
6 3 (2.44%) VPN
7 2 (1.63%) DNS
7 2 (1.63%) SMTP
7 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.63%) Intranet
7 2 (1.63%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.81%) IMAP
8 1 (0.81%) SMS
8 1 (0.81%) Wireless
8 1 (0.81%) FTP
8 1 (0.81%) POP3
8 1 (0.81%) SSL
8 1 (0.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (58.54%) MySQL
2 14 (11.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.38%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.07%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.25%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.25%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.81%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (14.63%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.32%) Grunt
3 5 (4.07%) Subversion
4 4 (3.25%) Mercurial
5 3 (2.44%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.63%) JIRA
7 1 (0.81%) Selenium
General
1 13 (10.57%) Marketing
2 5 (4.07%) French Language
2 5 (4.07%) German Language
2 5 (4.07%) Italian Language
2 5 (4.07%) Spanish Language
3 4 (3.25%) Retail
4 3 (2.44%) Publishing
4 3 (2.44%) Finance
5 2 (1.63%) Advertising
5 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.63%) Games
5 2 (1.63%) Billing
6 1 (0.81%) Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 73 (59.35%) Developer
2 31 (25.20%) PHP Developer
3 26 (21.14%) Web Developer
4 20 (16.26%) Senior Developer
5 16 (13.01%) Software Developer
6 12 (9.76%) Graduate
7 11 (8.94%) Senior Web Developer
8 10 (8.13%) Graduate Developer
9 9 (7.32%) Graduate Software Developer
10 8 (6.50%) Senior PHP Developer
10 8 (6.50%) Administrator
10 8 (6.50%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (6.50%) Software Engineer
11 7 (5.69%) Lead Developer
12 6 (4.88%) Junior Developer
12 6 (4.88%) Junior
12 6 (4.88%) PHP Web Developer
12 6 (4.88%) Lead Web Developer
13 5 (4.07%) Development Manager
14 4 (3.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (63.41%) HTML
2 57 (46.34%) CSS
3 51 (41.46%) jQuery
4 33 (26.83%) .NET
5 30 (24.39%) HTML5
6 20 (16.26%) Laravel
7 18 (14.63%) XML
8 15 (12.20%) Web Services
8 15 (12.20%) Sass
9 13 (10.57%) Yii
9 13 (10.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (9.76%) XSL
11 11 (8.94%) JSON
11 11 (8.94%) Backbone.js
11 11 (8.94%) CSS3
12 10 (8.13%) Symfony
12 10 (8.13%) XHTML
12 10 (8.13%) Ajax
13 9 (7.32%) ASP.NET
14 8 (6.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.33%) Computer Science
2 18 (14.63%) Open Source
3 8 (6.50%) User Experience
3 8 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.07%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.25%) MPEG
5 4 (3.25%) Internet of Things
6 3 (2.44%) Blog
7 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.63%) Physics
8 1 (0.81%) CMDB
8 1 (0.81%) NHS
8 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.81%) Replication
8 1 (0.81%) Clustering
8 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (33.33%) Linux
2 12 (9.76%) Debian
3 10 (8.13%) Windows
4 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.88%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.88%) Windows 8
4 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.25%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.25%) CentOS
5 4 (3.25%) Android
6 3 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.63%) UNIX
8 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.20%) MVC
2 19 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.01%) E-Commerce
4 15 (12.20%) Web Development
5 13 (10.57%) Mentoring
6 12 (9.76%) Line Management
6 12 (9.76%) OO
7 11 (8.94%) Software Engineering
7 11 (8.94%) Web Application Development
8 10 (8.13%) OO PHP
8 10 (8.13%) DevOps
9 9 (7.32%) UML
9 9 (7.32%) SOA
10 8 (6.50%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.69%) ERP
12 6 (4.88%) Marketing Strategy
13 4 (3.25%) Pay per click
13 4 (3.25%) TDD
14 3 (2.44%) Software Architecture
14 3 (2.44%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 97 (78.86%) PHP
2 79 (64.23%) JavaScript
3 29 (23.58%) SQL
4 22 (17.89%) Python
4 22 (17.89%) PHP5
5 17 (13.82%) Perl
6 14 (11.38%) C
6 14 (11.38%) Bash Shell
7 13 (10.57%) Java
7 13 (10.57%) C#
8 5 (4.07%) C++
9 3 (2.44%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.63%) Ruby
11 1 (0.81%) Lua
11 1 (0.81%) Golang
11 1 (0.81%) Erlang
11 1 (0.81%) VB
11 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (26.02%) Degree
2 6 (4.88%) VCP4
3 4 (3.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.25%) Xen
3 3 (2.44%) Snort
4 2 (1.63%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.81%) OpenSIPS
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.81%) NFS
5 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.81%) Samba
5 1 (0.81%) Postfix
5 1 (0.81%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.81%) XenServer
5 1 (0.81%) vSphere
5 1 (0.81%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (7.32%) cPanel
2 6 (4.88%) Nagios
2 6 (4.88%) WSUS
3 3 (2.44%) Puppet
4 2 (1.63%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.81%) Cacti
Vendors
1 14 (11.38%) Zend
2 9 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.50%) VMware
4 6 (4.88%) CheckPoint
4 6 (4.88%) Brocade
4 6 (4.88%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.88%) Cisco
5 5 (4.07%) Sage
5 5 (4.07%) Google
6 2 (1.63%) HP
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle
6 2 (1.63%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.81%) Lumesse
7 1 (0.81%) Marketo
7 1 (0.81%) SAP
7 1 (0.81%) IBM
7 1 (0.81%) Citrix
7 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.81%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.81%) Atlassian
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