The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 94 97 86
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 7 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.52% 0.83% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 2.20% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 2
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £27,994 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £51,698 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.79%
LAMP
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
514 545 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.50% 37.87% 36.25%
Number of salaries quoted 353 364 302
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

LAMP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Edinburgh region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 19 (86.36%) HTML
1 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 18 (81.82%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) PHP
4 11 (50.00%) OO
4 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (40.91%) WordPress
6 8 (36.36%) MySQL
7 7 (31.82%) C#
7 7 (31.82%) .NET
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
7 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
7 7 (31.82%) MVC
7 7 (31.82%) PHP5
7 7 (31.82%) jQuery
8 6 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (27.27%) WCF
8 6 (27.27%) Use Case
8 6 (27.27%) Android
8 6 (27.27%) ExpressionEngine
8 6 (27.27%) Ruby
8 6 (27.27%) Marketing
8 6 (27.27%) Web Development
8 6 (27.27%) Web Services
8 6 (27.27%) Flash
8 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
8 6 (27.27%) REST
8 6 (27.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 6 (27.27%) Laravel

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (40.91%) WordPress
2 6 (27.27%) ExpressionEngine
3 5 (22.73%) IIS
3 5 (22.73%) Drupal
4 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (27.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (18.18%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (27.27%) Marketing
2 5 (22.73%) Back Office
3 3 (13.64%) Advertising
4 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) PHP Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Lead Developer
4 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C# Developer
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Lead PHP Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Chief Technology Officer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Chief Information Officer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Graduate
7 1 (4.55%) Junior
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) HTML
2 18 (81.82%) CSS
3 7 (31.82%) jQuery
3 7 (31.82%) .NET
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
4 6 (27.27%) WCF
4 6 (27.27%) REST
4 6 (27.27%) Laravel
4 6 (27.27%) Web Services
4 6 (27.27%) Flash
5 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.55%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Digital Media
2 5 (22.73%) User Experience
3 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
4 2 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Android
1 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) OO
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) Web Development
3 6 (27.27%) Use Case
3 6 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (27.27%) Android Development
3 6 (27.27%) iOS Development
3 6 (27.27%) DevOps
4 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) CRM
4 5 (22.73%) B2B
4 5 (22.73%) B2C
4 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) People Management
6 1 (4.55%) Cyber Security
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.55%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) PHP
3 7 (31.82%) C#
3 7 (31.82%) PHP5
4 6 (27.27%) Ruby
5 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) VCP4
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Appcelerator
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Twitter
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