The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 146 175 211
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +36
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 119 70 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.50% 0.92% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.92% 2.13% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 108 68 41
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,450 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £59,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3037 3283 3925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.21% 42.95% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2617 2996 3399
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +25 55 £42,500 - 3
Cambridgeshire -4 27 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Suffolk +9 18 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Essex +12 11 £39,225 +4.60%
Norfolk - 6 £45,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £37,500 - 1
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 184 (80.70%) PHP
2 143 (62.72%) MySQL
3 141 (61.84%) JavaScript
4 117 (51.32%) HTML
5 98 (42.98%) CSS
6 97 (42.54%) jQuery
7 93 (40.79%) Linux
8 62 (27.19%) HTML5
9 57 (25.00%) Apache
10 56 (24.56%) OO
11 50 (21.93%) MVC
12 47 (20.61%) Zend
13 43 (18.86%) Git (software)
14 40 (17.54%) Degree
15 34 (14.91%) Web Services
16 32 (14.04%) OOP
17 31 (13.60%) Python
18 30 (13.16%) Software Engineering
18 30 (13.16%) Web Development
19 29 (12.72%) Ajax
19 29 (12.72%) Symfony
20 25 (10.96%) OO PHP
21 24 (10.53%) Drupal
21 24 (10.53%) Computer Science
22 23 (10.09%) E-Commerce
23 22 (9.65%) PHP5
23 22 (9.65%) CSS3
24 21 (9.21%) Open Source
24 21 (9.21%) CakePHP
24 21 (9.21%) WordPress

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 57 (25.00%) Apache
2 24 (10.53%) Drupal
3 21 (9.21%) WordPress
4 18 (7.89%) CMS
5 8 (3.51%) Joomla!
6 7 (3.07%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.63%) GlassFish
7 6 (2.63%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.63%) WebLogic
8 5 (2.19%) SugarCRM
8 5 (2.19%) SilverStripe
9 2 (0.88%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.88%) IIS
10 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.44%) SAS
10 1 (0.44%) Jetty
10 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.44%) Node.js
10 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (1.75%) MS Office
2 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (4.82%) Magento
2 3 (1.32%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.88%) CubeCart
4 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.14%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.82%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.19%) SaaS
5 4 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.32%) Google Compute Engine
6 3 (1.32%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.88%) Office 365
8 1 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.21%) Internet
2 8 (3.51%) HTTP
3 7 (3.07%) ZigBee
3 7 (3.07%) Asterisk PBX
4 5 (2.19%) SMS
5 3 (1.32%) VPN
5 3 (1.32%) DNS
6 2 (0.88%) LAN
6 2 (0.88%) VoIP
6 2 (0.88%) SAN
7 1 (0.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (62.72%) MySQL
2 15 (6.58%) MongoDB
3 12 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 7 (3.07%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.32%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.32%) SQLite
5 3 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.88%) Big Data
6 2 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.44%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 43 (18.86%) Git (software)
2 20 (8.77%) Subversion
3 6 (2.63%) JIRA
4 3 (1.32%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.32%) Xcode
4 3 (1.32%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.44%) Maven
5 1 (0.44%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.44%) PHPUnit
General
1 16 (7.02%) Marketing
2 11 (4.82%) Advertising
3 10 (4.39%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.19%) Billing
5 4 (1.75%) Retail
6 3 (1.32%) Games
6 3 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.88%) Finance
7 2 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.88%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.44%) Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 182 (79.82%) Developer
2 103 (45.18%) PHP Developer
3 63 (27.63%) Web Developer
4 33 (14.47%) PHP Web Developer
5 29 (12.72%) Senior Developer
6 21 (9.21%) Systems Administrator
6 21 (9.21%) Software Developer
7 20 (8.77%) Administrator
8 17 (7.46%) Senior PHP Developer
8 17 (7.46%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 15 (6.58%) Linux Administrator
9 15 (6.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 15 (6.58%) Software Engineer
10 11 (4.82%) Lead Developer
11 10 (4.39%) Graduate
11 10 (4.39%) Junior
11 10 (4.39%) Programmer
11 10 (4.39%) Junior Developer
12 9 (3.95%) Drupal Developer
13 8 (3.51%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (51.32%) HTML
2 98 (42.98%) CSS
3 97 (42.54%) jQuery
4 62 (27.19%) HTML5
5 34 (14.91%) Web Services
6 29 (12.72%) Ajax
6 29 (12.72%) Symfony
7 22 (9.65%) CSS3
8 21 (9.21%) CakePHP
9 19 (8.33%) .NET
10 17 (7.46%) Laravel
11 15 (6.58%) CodeIgniter
12 14 (6.14%) SOAP
13 13 (5.70%) RESTful
13 13 (5.70%) Yii
14 11 (4.82%) XML
14 11 (4.82%) ASP.NET
15 9 (3.95%) J2EE
15 9 (3.95%) FFmpeg
16 8 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 21 (9.21%) Open Source
3 13 (5.70%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.39%) Social Media
5 8 (3.51%) Kindle
5 8 (3.51%) MPEG
6 6 (2.63%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.75%) Copywriting
7 4 (1.75%) Physics
7 4 (1.75%) NHS
8 3 (1.32%) W3C
8 3 (1.32%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.88%) Blog
9 2 (0.88%) iPhone
9 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.44%) BBC
10 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 93 (40.79%) Linux
2 18 (7.89%) Apple iOS
3 16 (7.02%) Windows
4 14 (6.14%) Android
5 8 (3.51%) CentOS
6 4 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.32%) UNIX
7 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.88%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.88%) Debian
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.44%) Fedora
9 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (24.56%) OO
2 50 (21.93%) MVC
3 32 (14.04%) OOP
4 30 (13.16%) Software Engineering
4 30 (13.16%) Web Development
5 25 (10.96%) OO PHP
6 23 (10.09%) E-Commerce
7 21 (9.21%) CRM
8 18 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (5.26%) Scrum
10 11 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (4.39%) Android Development
11 10 (4.39%) iOS Development
12 7 (3.07%) User Stories
12 7 (3.07%) TDD
12 7 (3.07%) Content Management
12 7 (3.07%) Rapid Prototyping
13 6 (2.63%) Web Design
14 5 (2.19%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (2.19%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 184 (80.70%) PHP
2 141 (61.84%) JavaScript
3 31 (13.60%) Python
4 22 (9.65%) PHP5
5 21 (9.21%) SQL
6 15 (6.58%) Java
7 10 (4.39%) Perl
8 8 (3.51%) C#
9 7 (3.07%) VB.NET
9 7 (3.07%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.75%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.32%) Ruby
12 2 (0.88%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.44%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 40 (17.54%) Degree
2 1 (0.44%) MCSE
2 1 (0.44%) CCNA
2 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.26%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.19%) OpenSIPS
2 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.32%) Puppet
2 1 (0.44%) Salt
2 1 (0.44%) Ansible
2 1 (0.44%) Plesk
Vendors
1 47 (20.61%) Zend
2 10 (4.39%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.07%) Google
3 7 (3.07%) Twitter
4 6 (2.63%) Red Hat
4 6 (2.63%) Oracle
4 6 (2.63%) Facebook
5 5 (2.19%) Sage
6 3 (1.32%) BT
7 2 (0.88%) Adobe
8 1 (0.44%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.44%) Cisco
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